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UPDATE: Fatal train-pedestrian accident in Detroit Lakes Saturday evening
Water, water everywhere...: Smithsonian traveling exhibit ‘Water/Ways’ opens Saturday in DL
Marquart bill would help Becker pay legal fees: Up to $150K to help defend against State Auditor’s lawsuit
Must love kids: Worker shortage has school district in need of activities, substitute bus drivers
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Lakers dominate Section gymnastics championships
Navratil’s late three gives Huskies victory in DL
BASKETBALL: DL boys defeat Albany for ninth straight win
HOCKEY: Lakers drop regular season finale in St. Paul
Wilke revved up for race season
Tips from Social Security to prepare for your disability interview
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Local students qualify for state Business Professionals of America competition
Beat cabin fever at Grace Lutheran Church supper: Fundraiser set for this Saturday, proceeds to benefit local charities
Speech team rules apply to life as well
Friends & Neighbors
One man's junk...:My 2nd Home thrift and antique store opens in DL
February means romance...and romance scams: BBB offers tips to avoid getting duped this month
LREC bringing natural gas to rural communities
MN gas prices still on decline
United Community Bank honored for community involvement
Mini-retreat offers chance to reflect, refresh: NYM Cultural Center to host self-care session Feb. 25
Take a trip to 'Silver City': Guinn book has flaws, but plenty of excitement too
'Parlor Talk' set for Thursday at Hjemkomst Center
Native Pride Arts Dancer Larry Yazzie returning to Park Rapids
Starship lands at Shooting Star this Friday
Joan A. Watland
Lois C. Lundmark
Adeline E. Carlson
Letter: Finally, some help with all these grizzly bear attacks
Letter: Trump's repeated lying is dangerous to nation
Tribune Editorial: Doggone it, that policy decision was stupid
Lynn Hummel column: Always something to panic about
Letter: Is the president ignorant or deliberately dishonest?
Finding springs is a wintertime thing: New DNR app gives you a chance to help with groundwater research
DNR says burn debris now--EMDASH--restrictions will happen soon
Blane Klemek column: Trumpeter swans are a huge Minnesota success story
Brad Laabs column: This thaw won't last, better block up your fish houses
The bass tournament that wowed the pros
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'
A $10,000 drop in the bucket: Red Kettle campaign gets big boost from anonymous donor in DL
Pine to Palm
UPDATE: Fatal train-pedestrian accident in Detroit Lakes Saturday evening
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