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Two-car crash sends four to the hospital
BNSF crossing in DL closed until Tuesday afternoon
New roundabout on Hwy 59 partially opens
Laker Prep Preschool to host book fair
A storied past: Oak Grove Cemetery Walk deemed a huge success
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Labine leaves three-decade legacy with DL track and field
Richards joins RPI in group of nine new faces
Lamoureux Named Force Associate Head Coach
The 10th annual Youth Golf series begins June 29
GOLF: Laker Open registration available online
What your grandchild can teach you about Social Security
Unearthing history:Minnesota couple seeks to remember the 'forgotten woman'
Column: The most significant Minnesota address in 1790
Turning back the pages
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Friends & Neighbors
Could you turn your hobby into a career?
Unemployment rate falls to 3.7 percent in May
BTD Manufacturing ramps up production capacity with new machines
A flavor for everyone: McKinley Nutrition serves teas, shakes in McKinley Plaza
If your old AC no longer beats the heat, it may be time for a new one
MSUM Summer Cinema Series opens July 10: Four summer Mondays to feature silent films and live music
Richwood Winery to host Summer Solstice Festival on Saturday
'A kind of merry war': Shakespeare in the Park's 'Much Ado' opens Thursday at DL's City Park
Duluth benefit concert to spotlight Native American artists
It's time to party!: Oak Crossing fundraiser set for June 23 at Holy Rosary
Ronald L. Brett
Richard P. Molstre
Rick "Joey" Lynch
Jerome (Jerry) Thielen
Letter: Veteran supports raising tobacco age
Opinion: Congress needs to reassert itself on use of force
Letter: New health law must cover pre-existing conditions
Eleven little mallards, swimming in a row
Who is the source of this hateful political climate?
Blane Klemek column: Discovering the scarlet tanager
Column: Fishing and finances
Blane Klemek column: Cuckoos feast on forest tent caterpillars
Warm water fishing is here, time to adjust
Blane Klemek column: Saying goodbye to an old friend
Consume those leafy greens for a healthy body
You've gotta have faith: Christian filmmakers start up business, teaching academy in rural Audubon
My Christmas in Denmark: Different traditions, same feel
Late arrival for New Year's baby: First birth of 2017 at Essentia Health-St. Mary's is Azyloh Roberts
DLHS named 'Safe Sports School'
Pine to Palm
June 19, 2017
Park Rapids man hurt in rollover in Becker County
A Park Rapids man was injured early Friday morning in a rollover accident in Green Valley Township in eastern Becker County. Kyle Andrew Bethel, 19, was transported to Essentia Hospital in Fargo with non-life-threatening injuries, according to the State Patrol. He was driving a 1999...
June 19, 2017 - 12:27pm
May 25, 2017
Man dies in three-vehicle crash near DL
A 32-year-old Grand Forks man was killed in a three-vehicle crash east of Detroit Lakes yesterday. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, the...
May 25, 2017 - 9:22am
May 3, 2017
One student airlifted after school bus crash north of Bemidji
BEMIDJI -- One Bemidji Area Schools student was airlifted and five others removed by ambulance from the scene of school bus accident this morning....
May 3, 2017 - 7:22pm
March 29, 2017
'I just share from my heart': A sister speaks out against drunken driving
MOORHEAD, Minn. — Rylie Langer regrets that she turned down her brother's invitation on that fateful night. Now she wants something good...
March 29, 2017 - 7:11pm
March 22, 2017
6-year-old Minnesota girl critically injured in crash on spring break trip
BRAINERD, Minn. - A first-grader from Brainerd was critically injured in a crash during spring break, while on her way to Los Angeles, the child's...
March 22, 2017 - 12:23pm
March 20, 2017
Police: Boy dies after clothing gets caught in dressing room
MANKATO, Minn. -- A 4-year-old boy has died after his clothing caught on a hook at a Mankato thrift store on Saturday, Mankato police said. Around...
March 20, 2017 - 8:51pm
March 8, 2017
Crime & Accidents
Friday, Feb. 24 At 12:33 a.m. a caller stated the bumper of her car was missing. Apparently, she had dropped off the vehicle to be fixed, and the people who did repair to the vehicle took the bumper as collateral. Saturday, Feb. 25 At 7:33 a.m. the Frazee Fire Department responded...
March 8, 2017 - 5:00pm
March 1, 2017
Authorities ID man who jumped off I-94 bridge in Minn.; semi driver sought
AVON, Minn. -- A 53-year-old Avon man was killed when authorities said he jumped onto Interstate 94 and was struck by a semi truck Wednesday...
March 1, 2017 - 5:51pm
Minn. man dies after skid loader submerges in manure pit
FREEPORT, Minn. — A Freeport man rescued Tuesday afternoon, Feb. 28, from a skid loader that was submerged in an abandoned manure pit has died....
March 1, 2017 - 5:36pm
February 18, 2017
Crime & Accidents
Tuesday, Feb. 7 At 12:31 p.m. a body harness was reportedly stolen from a locked work trailer, which was parked at a work site on the 1700 block of North Tower Road. At 2:39 p.m. a vehicle was reportedly stolen from Hanson's Auto. At 8:17 p.m. a 24 pack of Miller Lite was stolen from...
February 18, 2017 - 2:00pm
February 17, 2017
Two hurt in crash on Highway 10 near DL Friday
Two men were injured in a collision Friday morning on Highway 10 near Detroit Lakes Mark Leroy Schiffner, 48 of Audubon and William Robert Esterby, 27, of Detroit Lakes both suffered non-life-threatening injuries, according to the State Patrol. Neither was transported to a hospital....
February 17, 2017 - 12:57pm
February 13, 2017
Mahnomen man injured in rollover on icy Highway 200
A Mahnomen man was injured when his car ran off an icy Highway 200 this morning. Jon Paul Weever, 42, of Mahnomen was transported to the Mahnomen hospital with minor, non-life-threatening injuries, according to the State Patrol. He was wearing a seatbelt and no alcohol was found in...
February 13, 2017 - 11:21am
Hawley teen injured in rollover on icy Highway 10
A Hawley teen was injured in a rollover crash Friday evening on an icy Highway 10. Connor Marcus Ness, 16, of Hawley, was transported to Sanford Health hospital in Fargo with non-life-threatening injuries, according to the State Patrol. He was wearing a seatbelt and no alcohol was...
February 13, 2017 - 10:14am
February 9, 2017
Crime & Accidents
Monday, Jan. 16 At 1:18 p.m. a gun was stolen from the 400 block of Andrews Avenue in Detroit Lakes. At 1:21 p.m. coats, with car keys in the pockets, were stolen from a residence on the 800 block of Washington Avenue. At 2:28 p.m. a snowmobile caught fire one Highway 34. The driver...
February 9, 2017 - 5:00am
January 30, 2017
Chevy hits tribal squad car: Icy roads cause injury accidents over the weekend
A car that moved over to give room to a tribal squad car, making a traffic stop on an icy Highway 59, ended up losing control and hitting the squad car Saturday evening—one of two injury accidents that evening on highways in Mahnomen County. The 2014 White Earth Ford Explorer...
January 30, 2017 - 10:51am