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Erb leads Lakers to fourth win of the season
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
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
October is National Apple Month!
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
Marion E. Olson
Duane L. Erickson
DeAnn K. Helliksen
Jerome F. "Jody" Muench
William V. "Bill" Vipond
'Ban the Box' helps ex-offenders succeed
Klobuchar concerned about ongoing Legionnaires' Disease in Minnesota
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
Small lakes have 'turned,' big lakes still cooling down
Looking for a place to hunt? DNR to sell 40 northern Minnesota land parcels
Bring on the cold: Snow buntings sing, feed and fly in the worst conditions
A couple of shotgun experts find out what they've been missing in mourning dove hunting
Waterfowl hunting season now open in Minnesota
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
July 19, 2013
Denver man charged in boating accident that injured girlfriend
BEMIDJI, Minn. – A Denver man was charged Thursday after allegedly running over his girlfriend with a boat while intoxicated Tuesday afternoon. Lee Pratt Zitzer, 22, was charged with one count of operating a motor vehicle with an alcohol concentration of 0.08 or more. The charge...
July 19, 2013 - 10:28am
June 27, 2013
Booze and boating don’t mix; DNR ramps up enforcement this weekend
Boaters should think twice before having a cocktail on the water, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) said. The DNR and other agencies around the state are stepping up patrols for impaired boaters this weekend — June 28-30. The enforcement is part of Operation...
June 27, 2013 - 12:37pm
June 9, 2013
County Crackdown: Drinking on the Ottertail
Tubing the Ottertail River has always been a popular summer tradition in the lakes area. And part of that tradition has often included enjoying...
June 9, 2013 - 3:00pm
June 4, 2013
Authorities: Alcohol involved in fatal crash in Carlton County
Authorities said they believe alcohol was a factor in the rural Carlton County crash that killed a Cloquet woman and injured her husband Saturday. Kari Renee Luoma, 34, was killed and Jeremiah Luoma injured when their vehicle was hit by a vehicle driven by Megan Dana Dickenson,...
June 4, 2013 - 9:30am
February 26, 2013
Minnesota Sunday liquor sales stalled, short of a public outcry
ST. PAUL -- Minnesotans must loudly demand that lawmakers approve Sunday alcohol sales if the proposal has a chance to pass, its Senate sponsor...
February 26, 2013 - 8:21am
February 5, 2013
Group lobbies for help to fight underage drinking
BISMARCK -- Groups trying to combat alcohol abuse among minors say they are fighting a $168 million a year problem with barely any funding to back them up. Sen.
February 5, 2013 - 8:28am
February 26, 2009
Red Lake Drug and Gang Summit speaker says alcohol part of 'historical grief'
RED LAKE - When Cecil White Hat was 5 years old, he stood in the back of his dad's car in Mission, S.D. The streets were jam-packed with cars....
February 26, 2009 - 9:03am
February 25, 2009
Man pleads guilty to lesser alcohol charge
A felony domestic assault charge against a Ponsford man was dismissed last week after he pled guilty to an unrelated gross misdemeanor charge of providing alcohol to persons under the age of 21. Rex Sullivan Roberts Jr., 25, of 28060 County Road 24, Ponsford, had originally been...
February 25, 2009 - 9:46am
January 27, 2009
Duluth man who froze to death struggled with alcoholism
DULUTH - Family and friends on Monday remembered Scott Anthony Miner, 22, as a person who loved being outdoors, even as they tried to come to...
January 27, 2009 - 12:00am
January 26, 2009
Five arrested in Mahnomen alcohol thefts
Five suspects were arrested Saturday in connection with two Mahnomen County, Minn., burglaries, including one man wanted for escaping custody. Investigators believe the men are responsible for the theft of alcohol from two area stores, the Roy Lake Store in Mahnomen and Highway 113...
January 26, 2009 - 12:00am
January 14, 2009
Virginia woman dies after apparently leaping from moving car
An 18-year-old Virginia woman died Sunday after suffering a severe head trauma in a jump from a moving vehicle Friday on County Road 7 in Mountain Iron, according to the St. Louis County Sheriff's Office. Randon Konecny, the driver of the car, reported the jump at 9:20 p.m. Frid...
January 14, 2009 - 12:00am
December 29, 2008
Detox treatment costs to increase in Hubbard County, along with need
In his day, Dick Devine hauled plenty of inebriated people to the drunk tank. He recounts the story of being out on patrol one night when he...
December 29, 2008 - 12:00am
August 28, 2008
Report: 12 percent of American Indian deaths alcohol-related
In the first-ever national survey of its kind, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has found that almost 12 percent of the deaths among American Indians are alcohol-related -- more than three times the rate in the general U.S. population. The CDC report, released Thursday,...
August 28, 2008 - 12:00am
March 30, 2008
Alcohol prevention and reduction
Alcohol statistics for underage drinking are staggering, and only getting worse. The death toll of Americans killed in the Iraq war hit 4,000 this week and was publicized in full force.
March 30, 2008 - 12:00am