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Dakota Access Pipeline camp closure goes fairly peacefully despite 2 hurt and 10 arrested
Just do it: Klobuchar, Grassley, McCain urge new HHS secretary to consider importation of prescription drugs from Canada
Digging for treasures: Detroit Lakes diver finds 500 year old antler, among other historic finds
White Earth's Soule to be Minnesota State board member
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GIRLS BASKETBALL: Patriots fend off Laker girls
Lakers hand Rangers second blemish, win 10th in a row
Youth hockey teams advance in District play
BASKETBALL: Hornet girls drop two conference games
Fly Girls Jazz runners-up, Kick sixth at State Dance
Two local students graduate from UM-Morris
Smith named to dean's list at University of Nebraska
Detroit Lakes students on dean's list at Mankato
Tips from Social Security to prepare for your disability interview
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Friends & Neighbors
Prepare your budget for closing costs when buying a home
She's ready...: New Holiday gas station opens to ‘pumped’ community
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
BTD met their (donation) match at 21st annual Polar Fest Plunge
February is Black History Month
Country singer Chris Janson at Shooting Star this Friday
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
Albert M. Finch
Lynn M. Alexander
Joan Alice Watland
Dean W. Iverson
Letter: Scrubbing USDA website a shameful attempt to shield abusers
An early start for a strong farm bill
Editorial: Have an opinion? Write us a letter
Letter: Finally, some help with all these grizzly bear attacks
Letter: Trump's repeated lying is dangerous to nation
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
January 13, 2016
DL-Fargo attorney barred from practicing law in Minnesota
An attorney who lists himself as having an office in Detroit Lakes has been barred from practicing law in Minnesota. The cause of the Minnesota action against Fargo attorney Jesse Matson isn’t clear because there hasn’t a publicly released decision against him by the state’s...
January 13, 2016 - 11:44am
December 17, 2015
Stowman honored for client satisfaction
The American Institute of Personal Injury Attorneys has recognized the exceptional performance of Minnesota’s Personal Injury Attorney David...
December 17, 2015 - 5:40am
August 12, 2009
Crime & Accidents for Aug. 7 - Aug. 11
The following items were taken from reports at the Detroit Lakes Police Department and Becker County Sheriff's Department. Thursday, Aug. 7 At 8:26 a.m. a woman reported a wallet stolen at the White Earth Head Start program. At 8:30 p.m. a woman reported her purse had been...
August 12, 2009 - 1:18pm
July 14, 2009
West Fargo School Board decides to hire new newspaper adviser
WEST FARGO - West Fargo High School students were emotional Monday after learning that teacher Jeremy Murphy won't get his job back as the student...
July 14, 2009 - 1:01pm
Board votes to hire new paper adviser
West Fargo High School students were emotional Monday after learning that teacher Jeremy Murphy won't get his job back as the student newspaper...
July 14, 2009 - 8:59am
July 12, 2009
Mental health exam planned for standoff suspect
A Fargo man arrested Wednesday after a standoff with police at an apartment complex has been sent to the North Dakota State Hospital in Jamestown...
July 12, 2009 - 12:44am
July 8, 2009
Crime & Accidents
The following items were taken from reports at the Becker County Sheriff's Department and Detroit Lakes Police Department: Thursday, July 2 At 1:34 p.m. police responded to a complaint of a pickup truck full of kids not properly restrained. The officer found seven kids in...
July 8, 2009 - 10:23am
July 3, 2009
Woman sues Crookston diocese
CROOKSTON - A woman sued the Catholic Diocese of Crookston on Thursday for more than $50,000, alleging that in 2004, when she was 15, her parish priest in Greenbush, the Rev.
July 3, 2009 - 3:03pm
July 2, 2009
West Fargo teachers, students back student newspaper adviser
WEST FARGO - Dozens of West Fargo teachers and students plan to attend a July 13 School Board meeting, hoping to convince officials to rethink...
July 2, 2009 - 12:50pm
June 24, 2009
Crime & Accidents
The following items were taken from reports at the Detroit Lakes Police Department and Becker County Sheriff's Department: Tuesday, June 16 At 10:25 p.m. an abandoned mobile home was reported burning across from the east projects in White Earth village, on the 33000 block...
June 24, 2009 - 11:36am
June 17, 2009
Crime & Accidents
The following items were taken from reports at the Becker County Sheriff's Department and Detroit Lakes Police Department: Friday, June 12 At 2:05 p.m. several people called, including one from St. Mary's Innovis hospital, about a deer wandering through town. Saturday,...
June 17, 2009 - 10:50am
December 9, 2008
Former Park Rapids attorney sentenced to a year in prison for tax evasion
Former Park Rapids attorney Bill Jones will spend a year in prison for filing a false tax return. Jones, 56, was sentenced Dec. 4 in U.S. District Court in St. Paul. His sentence was the result of a plea agreement, in which Jones admitted to filing a tax return for 2001 that falsely...
December 9, 2008 - 12:00am
September 4, 2008
Moorhead attorney's license suspended indefinitely
The Minnesota Supreme Court issued an order Thursday indefinitely suspending Moorhead lawyer Richard Varriano's license for violations of clients' trust accounts. The action followed the court finding of "multiple violations" by Varriano of the professional code of responsibility...
September 4, 2008 - 7:30pm
Switched at birth: DL attorney handled unusual case
DETROIT LAKES - It seems more of a story that producers in Hollywood should be hearing rather than a Detroit Lakes attorney. Two baby girls switched at birth, only to find out 50-some years later they had been raised by opposite families. "When I first heard, I certainly thought...
August 4, 2008 - 12:00am