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Frazee FFA team to compete at State
Crime & accidents around Becker County
Roosevelt readies for Read-A-Thon to raise money
Multiple awards add up to one stellar season for 6th grade Math Masters
Activities commitment celebration Monday, March 26
Top-seeded Crusaders blow out Mahnomen-Waubun in Class A quarters
Brooklyn Center hands Breckenridge first-round loss
Prep boys basketball: Triple the heartbreak for Esko
Good luck, Thunderbirds!
Unwrapping #MeToo with grace
It's almost time to light the 'Fire in February': DL preacher's plans taking shape to mobilize community to read Bible's Book of Acts
'Fire in February': DL preacher hopes to mobilize local faith community to read Bible's Book of Acts
LP-A Elementary recognized for achieving positive student outcomes
Snappy side: Festive Pomegranate Salad sure to shine on holiday menu
friends & neighbors
After historic college basketball upset, Little Caesar’s announces free pizza giveaway to everyone in America
Nice growing, Jack: Jack Chivers Realty relocating to downtown DL, into the mall
Farmers concerned about trade war with China
Twin Cities airport is best in its size
State Commerce Dept. website now multilingual
Ken’s FM fundraiser aims to bring station back to full power
What's ahead for the region's arts scene in the coming weeks?
Dishing up a tasty homemade meal, for a good cause: DL Breakfast Rotary's March 13 meatball dinner to benefit local food pantry
Spring is here -- and your local library is ready to celebrate
Here's what's coming to lakes area this month
Elverna Elizabeth (Lembke) Nelson
Raymond "Ole" Mounts
Lyle Byron Oja
More immigrants would give huge boost to US economy
Letter:Credit unions are very different from banks
Letter: Why aren't we fighting back against Russia?
Sixty pills prescribed--only four were needed
It's time to return a big favor to the Boys and Girls Club
Sometimes memories are more important than fish
Are Ivory-billed woodpeckers back from the dead?
Jumbo perch are popping up
Brad Laabs column: The panfish are biting, and the tullibee chase is on
Maple syrup-making at Minnesota state parks
Ruby's Pantry helps families make ends meet; Local mom of 7 shares her story
Adolescent anxiety is on the rise, and social media may be part of the problem
Minnesota Made: Enjoy some movies shot in the Lake of 10,000 Lakes
For the love of the homeless: DL native Luke Pechmann poses for animal adoption pin-up calendar
Welcome to the dark side: Local museum's first 'After Dark' event brings sold-out crowds
Youth fishing derby on Little Detroit Lake was 'great success'
The walls came tumbling down: Ice palace demolished on Friday
Totally tube-ular!: Elementary school students get outside to slide
Polar Fest's inaugural hotdish challenge brings in big, hungry crowd
Polar Fest ends with a bang – and a splash
October 15, 2017
EHSM helipad project takes flight
A helicopter from Sanford AirMed in Fargo was at the Detroit Lakes-Becker County Airport Thursday afternoon for an open house demonstration hosted...
October 15, 2017 - 12:00pm
October 11, 2017
Construction begins on $18 million airport runway extension project
City and county officials gathered at the end of the main runway at the Detroit Lakes-Becker County Airport Monday morning to officially break...
October 11, 2017 - 7:30pm
July 31, 2017
County starts work on next year's budget: New jail and airport project are front and center
As Becker County begins work on next year's budget, several major projects will be front and center—funding for the new jail and a major airport improvement project. The county will begin construction of the $20 million, 186 bed jail facility later this summer. Bonds to finance...
July 31, 2017 - 9:03am
July 3, 2017
‘He was always there, cheering us on’: Victim of plane crash in Moorhead remembered as devoted father, builder
MOORHEAD -- Sons of a Breckenridge area man who died Sunday evening, July 2, in a plane crash near Moorhead remembered their father on Monday,...
July 3, 2017 - 7:00pm
May 4, 2017
County gives thumbs-up to final airport construction
Seems like it's never easy, but the Becker County Board voted 4-1 to approve the construction phase of the runway expansion project at the Detroit...
May 4, 2017 - 10:00am
March 15, 2017
DL council drops the axe on Airport Road: Popular local route to be officially closed this fall
Despite some vocal objections from local residents, the Detroit Lakes City Council approved a resolution to vacate the main portion of Airport Road at its regular meeting Tuesday. Long known as the "back road" to Walmart and Menard's for residents living on the south side of Detroit...
March 15, 2017 - 5:00pm
March 2, 2017
Airport Road likely to remain open until autumn
Enjoy Airport Road while it lasts—which will probably be until next autumn. A public hearing on the proposed permanent closure of Airport...
March 2, 2017 - 12:00pm
August 3, 2016
Airport flies through first major hoop
It wasn’t easy, but the Detroit Lakes-Becker County Airport improvement project cleared its first major hurdle Tuesday. After some political twisting and turning, Becker County commissioners voted 3-2 to approve the first ($4.6 million) phase of the runway-lengthening project. Ninety...
August 3, 2016 - 10:40am
July 10, 2016
Runway expansion on the move
Things are moving forward on the proposed runway extension project at the Detroit Lakes-Becker County Airport. But it’s going to be up to the Detroit Lakes City Council and the Becker County Board whether to ultimately approve the plan. The Detroit Lakes-Becker County Airport Commission...
July 10, 2016 - 5:10am
June 5, 2016
DL airport set to stretch its legs
If Detroit Lakes and Becker County go along with the plan, the long-delayed runway extension project at the city-county airport will take flight at last over the next few years. The Detroit Lakes-Becker County Airport Commission has endorsed an $18 million plan that would widen and...
June 5, 2016 - 5:40am
July 8, 2015
Fly-in Saturday at DL airport
Seventeen year old Sarah Schumacher prides herself in seeking out unique hobbies. Three years ago the Detroit Lakes high school senior took...
July 8, 2015 - 12:58pm
May 12, 2015
MSP airport police officers cleared in driver’s shooting
MINNEAPOLIS -- Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport police officers acted appropriately in shooting a man accused of trying to run them down in a car, an airport spokesman said Monday. Three officers shot Mohamud Mohammed Maye, 36, in the rental car area of the Terminal 1...
May 12, 2015 - 9:00am
April 27, 2015
Minneapolis-St. Paul airport police shoot 'suspicious' person in parking ramp
ST. PAUL - Two people are hurt after a shooting at the Minneapolis-St. Paul Airport. The Hennepin County Sheriff's Office says around 9:30 p.m. Saturday, Minneapolis-St.
April 27, 2015 - 8:59am
August 24, 2014
$300,000 grant invigorates airport project
Things are starting to ramp up again on airport extension plans at the Detroit Lakes-Wething Field Airport. U.S. Senators Amy Klobuchar and...
August 24, 2014 - 10:30am
December 28, 2013
N.D. airports set record
Airports in Grand Forks, Fargo and Dickinson set November passenger boarding records, while Williston recorded its best month ever, according to the North Dakota Aeronautics Commission’s latest report. Grand Forks International Airport recorded 12,249 boardings in November, a...
December 28, 2013 - 12:30pm