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DL man sentenced for violating no-contact order
AgweekTV: Got Grains?
Oak Grove Cemetery in DL flying 1,950 flags
Park Rapids woman hurt in rollover crash near Waubun
A nod to his rising fame, museum unveils Adam Thielen bobbleheads
Late inning heroics: Lakers advance with lively last at-bats
Laker Softball summer camp June 20-21
Lacasa, Hanninen place fourth at section tennis
UND's Kyley Foster has been on a fast track to pole vault success
Minnesota artist provides artwork for new state license plate honoring fallen officers
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
friends & neighbors
Drunk diners, penny-pinching patrons: Service industry workers share stories of customer mistreatment
Spicer Castle to close
'A pretty powerful thing': Sanford rolling out new genetic test in primary care clinics
Parent company of Herberger's could be headed for liquidation
Detroit Lakes couple forced to spend extra $2,000 on flights home after being stranded in Mexico by Sun Country
Get those motors running: Eagles' 3rd annual 'Leather Up for Lupus' charity ride is Saturday
Summer melodrama rises from the ashes - fourth season will be in new venue
In 'Tomorrow,' it's a dog's life... literally
Locals who love jazz: F-M Kicks explore big-band sound in spring concert
'The Wild Inside' will make you howl
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Donald & Kathleen (King) Coder
Evie Svare and Fran Nelson
Barbara A. Ware
Collin Peterson on observing Memorial Day
Dayton's vetoes will harm Minnesotans
Over a million died protecting our freedom
Going solo on Iran nuclear agreement
Opinion: Buffer tax credit is both sensible and deserved
Fishing runs hot and cold for Lake of the Woods Opener crew
A busy opener in the lakes area
Turkey decoys attract surprise visitors
The nighttime sounds of frogs and toads
Be kind and help out at lake accesses
Getting ahead of the curve: Cancer rehab in DL helps patients get back into life
'We'll strive to be fair': Two of Becker County’s top legal eagles talk about upcoming judgeships
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
Letter: Ice palace co-chairs thank the community
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
October 12, 2017
National Honor Society at LP-A inducts new members
Junior and senior members of Lake Park-Audubon High School's National Honor Society welcomed 24 new members at their annual Induction Ceremony...
October 12, 2017 - 9:30am
October 2, 2017
West Fargo man shot by Becker County officers has struggled for decades to overcome addictions, mother says
WEST FARGO, N.D.—Dean Robert Minnerath, a 55-year-old West Fargo man shot by Becker County sheriff's officers on Thursday night, has a...
October 2, 2017 - 8:48pm
September 29, 2017
UPDATE: Suspect, officers named following a high-speed chase that resulted in shots fired
Audubon, MN—The Becker County Sheriff's Office has confirmed an officer-involved shooting on Highway 10. According to a press release, just...
September 29, 2017 - 6:25pm
September 28, 2017
BREAKING: Reported shots fired in Becker County; officer possibly involved
AUDUBON, MINN. -- According to police scanner audio from Thursday night in Becker County, shots were fired in an altercation between authorities...
September 28, 2017 - 10:37pm
August 26, 2017
Classic '69 Mercury Cougar stolen, crashed after high-speed Minnesota chase
DETROIT LAKES, Minn.—Darcy Savig of Audubon got a shock to the system on Tuesday when he discovered his beloved 1969 Mercury Cougar had...
August 26, 2017 - 1:52pm
July 19, 2017
Oberg on dean's honor roll at Montana State
Rachel Oberg, Audubon, was among the 3,039 students at Montana State University,. Bozeman, to be named to the dean's honor roll for spring semester 2017. To be named to the dean's honor roll, a student must achieve a grade point average of 3.5 or above, while completing at least 12...
July 19, 2017 - 11:25am
June 21, 2017
Audubon man charged with stealing camper in DL
James Thomas Hildreth, 58, of Audubon has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony theft and felony receiving stolen property. According to court records, on May 23, he allegedly hooked his black two-door Dodge Dakota pickup truck up to a camper at a Detroit Lakes...
June 21, 2017 - 8:00am
May 31, 2017
Area students named to M State president's list
Minnesota State Community and Technical College has named 670 students to its president's list for the 2017 spring semester. Area students named to the president's list are the following (listed alphabetically by hometown):
May 31, 2017 - 12:56pm
May 19, 2017
Perlmutter presents research at Carthage College
Tanisha Perlmutter of Audubon was among those students asked to present their work during Carthage College's seventh annual Celebration of Scholars event on Friday, April 28 in Kenosha, Wis. The Celebration of Scholars is a poster exhibition that features original research, scholarship,...
May 19, 2017 - 1:27pm
May 11, 2017
Slow driving leads to drug charges
Tanner Lee Fox, 31, of rural Audubon has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony fifth-degree controlled substance crime. A misdemeanor marijuana charge was dismissed in a plea agreement. According to court records, at 10:41 a.m. on Aug. 2, 2016, a trooper on County...
May 11, 2017 - 2:00pm
Crime & accidents
Tuesday, April 25 At 7:45 a.m. five mailboxes were found smashed along the 17000 block of Disse Road in Detroit Lakes. At 10:53 a.m. a chainsaw was stolen from the 19000 block of County Road 131 in Detroit Lakes. At 11:27 p.m. a caller reported someone burning garbage on the corner...
May 11, 2017 - 9:40am
April 22, 2017
Letter: Doctors are on your side, elected officials should be, too
Congress continues to discuss ways to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act (also known as Obamacare). Although it's not yet clear what will happen, it's safe to say that how Minnesotans access insurance coverage and how health care is delivered in Minnesota—and right here...
April 22, 2017 - 11:18am
April 18, 2017
Week of the Young Child: Free, family friendly activities scheduled from April 18-May 4
Every year, the National Association for the Education of Young Children sponsors a weeklong celebration known as the Week of the Young Child,...
April 18, 2017 - 11:00am
March 23, 2017
James Amdal, 97, in attendance at state quarterfinal
James Amdal, 97, played basketball and graduated from Lake Park high school in 1938. He was seated courtside at Williams Arena for Lake Park-Audubon’s...
March 23, 2017 - 2:56pm
March 17, 2017
Back in business: Audubon Liquor Store purchased by brothers-in-law
The people of Audubon can rejoice and cease living in a dry town—the Audubon Liquor Store is back on the map after being purchased by two...
March 17, 2017 - 9:31am