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Live stream: Jacob Wetterling funeral service at 10 a.m. today
Rose Ensemble in Detroit Lakes Tuesday
'Winning by a hair' the second annual Hairy Man Run is set for October 1
Slow and steady wins the race; so far $500,000 has been raised toward new Becker County museum
County disaster drill helps prepare emergency workers for the real thing
HALL OF HONOR: Raboin enjoying special opportunity in St. Cloud
Detroit Lakes blows out Park Rapids 46-0
HALL OF HONOR: Barrett a versatile leader for three Laker teams
Jackets sweep singles, down Lakers 4-3
Golf: Lunn wins Maple Hills club championship
Teaching the 'lost language'; New teacher of the Ojibwe Learning and Native American Culture class is all about the students
Senior year, not so glamorous
Touchdowns and Tailgates
Chivers' exchange vows
Logan completes core curriculum training
Friends & Neighbors
BD’s Gas and Grub under new ownership
MN gas prices down, Colonial Pipeline leakage in south causing issues
Jack Chivers Realty adds new service branch
Preparing to become a caregiver
Dairy Queen set to move to McKinley Plaza Friday
It's time to put a stop to bullying
Grand opening celebration for The Barn in NYM set Oct. 1
Tamarac Fall Festival set for Oct. 1; waterfowl themes abound
Four things you can do in DL this week for no cost
Fall officially arrives this Thursday!
William V. "Bill" Vipond
Vernon A. Sellers
Douglas Daryl Miller
Helen Mae Williams
Michael C. Selck
Stop the lies against Eken
Big garbage, big economy
Refugee community should welcome FBI
Don't blame farmers for dying honeybees
Leaving home--love isn't always spoken
Waterfowl hunting season now open in Minnesota
National tourney shows amazing bass catch in Minnesota
Rarely seen, the tough, wily fisher lives among us
Pheasant numbers up 29 percent over last year
Landscape planning can help 'sharpies' thrive
Fired up for hunting season; Local Sportsman’s Clubs have their sights set on you
LP-A busts a move: Lake Park-Audubon Elementary receives national ‘Active Schools’ award
4-H'ers bring home ribbons from the Minnesota State Fair
Cormorant art show winners announced
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