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Vehicle strikes Moorhead High student in crosswalk near school
Anti-Islam presentation draws protesters inside and outside MN church
Concordia to allow 'of age' students to drink 'limited quantities' of alcohol on campus
Lawn mower partially severs leg of 4-year-old Vergas boy
Lake Park man wins $20,000 playing lottery game
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XC: Laker boys third, girls fifth at Hermes Invite
Lakers down Prowlers in five-set thriller
DL Youth Hockey fundraiser banquet Oct. 14
Middle schoolers revive Chess Club
HALL OF HONOR: 2006 girls golf first-ever state champions
Mn State colleges, universities waive application fees in October
The beauty of God's Grace
'We have so much to celebrate'; At 99 years old, First Lutheran gets a facelift
There's a new pastor in town
Finding God all over this socialist, nonreligious country
Friends & Neighbors
Green awarded by small-business group
Essentia Health Welcomes Licensed Psychologist in Detroit Lakes
Shaping up your business: Biz boot camp set for Oct. 17
Renting a car
BD’s Gas and Grub under new ownership
Maplewood to host Leaf Days this weekend
MN singer-songwriter to give Saturday concert at Holmes
It's time to put a stop to bullying
Grand opening celebration for The Barn in NYM set Oct. 1
Tamarac Fall Festival set for Oct. 1; waterfowl themes abound
Marion E. Olson
Duane L. Erickson
DeAnn K. Helliksen
Jerome F. "Jody" Muench
William V. "Bill" Vipond
How to survive a crash with a power pole
Student Republican assaulted prior to debate because she was wearing pro-Trump clothing
Jacob can now rest, parents should not
Thank you for a successful rotary blood screening
Big garbage, big economy
A couple of shotgun experts find out what they've been missing in mourning dove hunting
Waterfowl hunting season now open in Minnesota
National tourney shows amazing bass catch in Minnesota
Rarely seen, the tough, wily fisher lives among us
Pheasant numbers up 29 percent over last year
Puppies saved from high-kill Texas shelter look for DL homes
A surprising celebration: DL's LuAnn Porter honored for 25 years with United Way
Three years and counting: DL family opens up about adoption struggles
Fired up for hunting season; Local Sportsman’s Clubs have their sights set on you
Pine to Palm
June 11, 2013
17-year-old Moorhead boy gets 3.5 months in work camp for fatal crash
MOORHEAD – Jamie Olson spoke loud and clear over the weeping teenagers assembled in a Clay County courtroom Monday as she told the standing-room-...
June 11, 2013 - 8:36am
May 29, 2013
Tree topples, hurting 1
A woman was seriously injured by a falling tree Saturday evening in Maple Grove Township near Strawberry Lake, according to the Becker County Sheriff’s Office. Samantha Leigh Scroth, 21, of St. Paul was with several other people looking at a boat that had been damaged over the...
May 29, 2013 - 12:43pm
Crime and Accidents
The following items were taken from reports at the Detroit Lakes Police Department and Becker County Sheriff’s Office. Friday, May 17 At 10:18 a.m. police received a report that a Dell State Bank envelope containing $1,700 in cash had been lost at Walmart. At 2:20 p.m....
May 29, 2013 - 11:21am
April 10, 2013
Crime and Accidents
The following items were taken from reports at the Detroit Lakes Police Department and Becker County Sheriff’s Office. Friday, April 5 At 8:46 p.m. the theft of a cell phone was reported from the Detroit Lakes high school.At 12:20 p.m. a burglary was reported on the 500 block of...
April 10, 2013 - 7:50am
April 7, 2013
Crime and Accidents
The following items were taken from reports at the Detroit Lakes Police Department and Becker County Sheriff’s Office. Friday, March 29 At 9:46 a.m. a safe was found in a ditch on 455th Avenue off Highway 34 in Shell Lake Township. A number of empty money bags were found in the...
April 7, 2013 - 5:00am
March 29, 2013
Crime and Accidents
The following items were taken from reports at the Detroit Lakes Police Department and Becker County Sheriff’s Office. Friday, March 8 At 8:15 a.m. the theft of a gray and black metal toolbox from the back of a pickup truck was reported. The incident occurred two weeks earlier.At...
March 29, 2013 - 3:49pm
March 8, 2013
Police chase ends in crash, serious injury at Leech Lake
One person was seriously injured when a vehicle involved in a police chase left the road, rolled and struck several trees on the Leech Lake Indian Reservation early this morning. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, the accident occurred at 12:28 a.m. north of Cass Lake in Beltrami...
March 8, 2013 - 9:52am
February 27, 2013
Head-on crash kills teen near Fertile
FERTILE, Minn. - A head-on collision on state Highway 32 killed a teenage boy from Fertile on Tuesday afternoon, the State Patrol said. By: Forum News Service, INFORUM A head-on collision on state Highway 32 killed a teenage boy from Fertile on Tuesday afternoon, the State Patrol...
February 27, 2013 - 8:43am
February 26, 2013
Friends, family remember Ottertail pilot lost in crash
Friends and family of Adam Menze, the Ottertail pilot who died in a plane crash last week, remember him as an "amazing" family man who was full...
February 26, 2013 - 8:42am
February 22, 2013
Wife of Ottertail man killed in plane crash says he left behind six kids
PARKERS PRAIRIE, Minn. - A rural Parkers Prairie man heard what sounded like a crop-dusting plane with engine trouble about 6:25 p.m. Wednesday, followed by a loud crash. When Gayle Snook went out to investigate, he discovered the wreckage of a plane in some trees about 90 yards...
February 22, 2013 - 11:23am
February 21, 2013
Ottertail man ID'd in fatal plane crash near Parkers Prairie
PARKERS PRAIRIE, Minn. - A rural Parkers Prairie man heard what sounded like a crop-dusting plane with engine trouble about 6:25 p.m. Wednesday,...
February 21, 2013 - 8:45am
February 20, 2013
Feb. 20 was the deadliest day on MN roads in 2012
On Feb. 20, 2012, eight people were killed on Minnesota roads, making it the deadliest day of the year. Among those killed were four female North Dakota State students who crashed on I-94 near Alexandria. To underscore how traffic crashes remain a serious -- and constant -- issue...
February 20, 2013 - 9:58am
Minnetonka couple killed in interstate crash on their way to a funeral
FARGO - A Monday gathering to celebrate the life of a late artist became the unexpected scene of more tragic news. Wayne Gudmundson, a friend...
February 20, 2013 - 8:21am
February 18, 2013
Two dead in I-94 crash near Barnesville as blowing snow wreaks havoc on roads
BARNESVILLE, Minn. - The Minnesota State Patrol is investigating a four-vehicle accident on Interstate 94 near here that has killed at least...
February 18, 2013 - 2:32pm
February 13, 2013
Report blames crew error for Minnesota train collision
TWO HARBORS, Minn. - The National Transportation Safety Board released its determination Tuesday that a head-on collision between two ore trains in 2010 north of Two Harbors was the result of crew error. The federal agency also said the Canadian National Railway Co. also deserves...
February 13, 2013 - 8:39am