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MnDOT adds North Star Route to U.S. bicycle system
Local National Guard unit wins acclaim during grueling training in Mojave Desert
DL man faces first-degree drug charge for meth
'Kicking' up the holiday savings: Local woman uses her smartphone to find rebates while shopping
Feds tighten restrictions on meds for farm animals
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Wittner takes over Hornet basketball program
Hornet wrestlers take Unruh Invite
Laker girls hockey shutout at Sartell
Raider girls snap 36-game skid
Versatile scoring gives Raiders second victory
Want to be a snowbird?: Here’s what you should know before ‘taking flight’
In search of cultural identity in a new country
Establishing an early homestead in Becker County (Part 2 of 3)
Reacting the christian way
Friends & Neighbors
When might opening a joint bank account make sense?
It's a farm-fresh family thing: Roasted, Baked in DL set to open
Gas prices up average of three cents in Minnesota
Practical money matters: Focus on credit factors, not credit scores
Tax delinquency list updated
Grace Lutheran to host Holiday Vendor Fair
'World's best tribute to young Elvis' comes to Detroit Lakes Saturday
Area students participating in Concordia Christmas Concerts
Award-winning country artist Phil Vassar coming to Shooting Star Friday
Great American Think-Off solicits questions for anniversary debate
Diana Lynn Aker
Eugene (Gene) A. Nelson
Melvin Martin Goodman
Jeffrey Lee Olds
Ruth I. Knapp
Guest editorial: Don't ditch local businesses this Christmas
Does penalizing airlines for customer service infractions do any good?
Don't curse the clouds, they have surprising benefits
Editorial: Becker County scams - why can't we stop them?
Thanks to teachers for attended Legion Auxiliary Appreciation Tea
It's December, bring on the ice fishing!
This is the time to go after trophy muskies
Wanted: More deer hunters in Minnesota
Now is the time to plan a Boundary Waters trip
Lot of activity as autumn turns towards winter
An explosion of everything Christmas: Detroit Lakes woman creates holiday wonderland in her home
'In Spite of Heroin': Area mom pens book about surviving twin sons’ addiction
MN children's book author coming to DLCCC Thursday
Tuxes & Tails: Rescued dogs, tuxedo’d handlers to strut their stuff on the runway this coming Friday
'An Andy and Bing Christmas': Former NFL player to bring classic Christmas show to DL
Pine to Palm
Severe Weather Announcements (72)
December 19, 2012
Charges filed in County 45 rollover
According to a press release from the Hubbard County Sheriff's Office, a 2006 Cadillac rolled at 1:46 a.m. Friday on County Road 45.
December 19, 2012 - 8:28am
December 17, 2012
Charges pending in rollover that injured five Friday
On December 14, 2012 at 0146 a.m., the Hubbard County Sheriff's Office responded to a one vehicle rollover on Hubbard County Road 45. A 2006 Cadillac driven by 25 year old Grant Gustafson of Walker MN was southbound at a high rate of speed when it left the roadway and struck an approach....
December 17, 2012 - 2:38pm
Driver in 45th Street crash arrested on suspicion of DUI; 3 hospitalized
FARGO - The driver of a car that allegedly struck three vehicles Saturday night at 45th Street and Interstate 94 was arrested on suspicion of drunken driving, and he, his passenger and another woman were hospitalized after the last crash, police said. The crashes happened at about...
December 17, 2012 - 2:19pm
December 13, 2012
Car runs over, injures New York Mills woman
A 77-year-old New York Mills woman suffered injuries to her right leg after she exited her moving vehicle and slipped underneath it. The accident occurred outside of Farmer and Merchant's State Bank on Centennial Drive in NY Mills, on Tuesday, Dec. 4, shortly before noon. According...
December 13, 2012 - 10:39am
Oil well blowout reported near Lake Sakakawea
PARSHALL, N.D. - An oil well blowout was reported about a half mile from Lake Sakakawea, but information available so far indicates the lake has not been compromised, said Alison Ritter, spokeswoman for the Department of Mineral Resources. The blowout began Wednesday afternoon at...
December 13, 2012 - 10:33am
Devils Lake man killed in car-truck accident
A 76-year-old Devils Lake man was killed in a car-truck accident Wednesday evening near Devils Lake. The North Dakota Highway Patrol said the man was driving a 2010 Buick Lucerne westbound on U.S. Highway 2, about six miles southeast of Devils Lake at about 5:20 p.m.
December 13, 2012 - 9:14am
December 12, 2012
Frazee woman critical after vehicle hits tree
A Frazee woman is in critical condition in a Fargo hospital following a one-vehicle car crash in Otter Tail County Saturday. Kim Benke, 21, was traveling near Erhard when she lost control of the car and struck a tree, resulting in serious life-threatening injuries, according to...
December 12, 2012 - 11:27am
Slippery roads lead to four accidents
The following items were taken from reports at the Detroit Lakes Police Department and Becker County Sheriff's Office. Friday, Dec. 7 At 12:14 p.m. the theft of money was reported from a gym locker at the Lake Park-Audubon High School. Saturday, Dec. 8 At 9:11 a.m....
December 12, 2012 - 11:26am
December 10, 2012
Fire destroys home near Great Bend, N.D.
GREAT BEND, N.D. - Fire destroyed a home near here on Sunday afternoon, the Richland County Sheriff's Office reported. The house owned by Les Bergstrom at 17170 89th St. S.E. was engulfed in flames by the time firefighters arrived. Bergstrom's daughter and stepdaughter were in the...
December 10, 2012 - 9:01am
Woman injured in rollover on I-94 near Rothsay
ROTHSAY, Minn. - A Canadian woman was injured when her car rolled near here on Interstate 94 Sunday afternoon. According to the Minnesota State Patrol: Sixty-seven-year-old Bonnie Thomson of Scarborough, Ont., was eastbound on I-94 near milepost 38 around 2 p.m.
December 10, 2012 - 8:45am
December 7, 2012
DL man injured in rollover
The following items were taken from reports at the Detroit Lakes Police Department and Becker County Sheriff's Office: Friday, Nov. 30 At 2:28 p.m. the theft of a brown leather wallet was reported from the girls locker room at the Detroit Lakes High School. At 3:31 p.m....
December 7, 2012 - 2:02pm
December 6, 2012
Roseau man killed in ATV accident
A Roseau, Minn., man was killed Tuesday afternoon in an ATV accident on a town frontage road, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. Don Byfuglien, 53, was driving a recreational vehicle along the frontage road of state Highway 11 in Roseau when the ATV hit a 1997 Ford Aspire driven...
December 6, 2012 - 10:09am
Minnesota man pleads guilty in crash that killed baby
GLENWOOD, Minn. - A Starbuck man pleaded guilty Tuesday to vehicular homicide charges stemming from a head-on collision in Pope County that killed a 5-month-old boy. Dana Allen Schoen, 38, pleaded guilty to three counts of criminal vehicular homicide or operation for causing the...
December 6, 2012 - 8:51am
December 5, 2012
Bemidji Aviation president killed in Illinois plane crash
The president of Bemidji Aviation Services Inc.
December 5, 2012 - 8:52am
December 3, 2012
St. Paul man accused of homicide in car-surfing death charged with 3 felonies
Burnett County authorities have charged a Minnesota man with three felonies -- including two counts of homicide -- for an August incident in which a companion was fatally injured while taking part in the high-thrill practice of car-surfing. Cole Tyler Fohrenkamm, 21, of St. Paul,...
December 3, 2012 - 12:04pm