Skip to main content
Detroit Lakes Online
Safe from lightning in a car? Think again.
MN Department of Education Releases 2016 MCA Scores
Crime & Accident Report
If the shoe fits, paint it: Sisters create custom shoes in Bemidji
Bemidji introduces charging stations for electric cars
Angels’ rally falls short in upset loss at Regions
Kate Smith in the field at Resorters
The smell of football is in the air
DL Pro Gal golf tourney results
Royals win DL Major League championship
Young Life Triathlon: Rock the Beach 5K, Kids Run part of the action
Saying goodbye to the old and hello to the new
These s’mores can be made any time of year
Jorgenson piano students end season with recital, awards
Social Secuirty: Thank you for last 31 years… and goodbye
Friends & Neighbors
‘Bait boys’ take over Quality Bait and Tackle
Encouraging good spending
MN property tax refund filing tips
Tips on insurance and storm damage claims
Former patrons buy Bleachers
Crazy Daze returns to Detroit Lakes Aug. 9
August is National Immunization Awareness Month!
Mannheim Steamroller is coming to Bemidji Nov. 23
Bluestem extends summer concert series into October
‘Annie Get Your Gun’ has strong native presence
Doris M. Mattson
Darla Rae Fisher
Julie Ann Stewart
Timothy J. Karsnia
Ban smoking in rental housing
Here’s how drug law will help
Letter: What’s gone wrong? America has lost its way over the past 60 years
Kudos to Minnesota’s improving credit rating
Wind power destabilizing power grid
Lakes are full, but too warm for muskie
Franklin, Lizzie, Loon won’t get muskies
‘A series of unfortunate events’ in the outdoors
Northwest MN Fishing Report
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
Becker County Fair Premium List
Celebrating Solstice at Richwood Winery
June Summer Scene
Biking becoming bigger with area trails
Get out and golf
March 28, 2015
Man sentenced after being caught with meth
Joshua Scott Haugen, 28, of 17300 230th St., Audubon, has been sentenced in Becker County District Court on a felony fifth-degree controlled substance crime. According to court records, he was arrested on an active warrant by a deputy Jan. 20 at a Becker County residence. The...
March 28, 2015 - 5:45am
September 3, 2014
Two area men died fighting for Canada
Sept. 10 marks both the 75th anniversary of Canada declaring war on Germany during World War II, and the day the “They Grow Not Old” memorial...
September 3, 2014 - 1:30pm
February 11, 2014
Local students on Mankato honors list
Two local students, Beau Svobodny of Audubon and Steven Labine of Detroit Lakes, were named to the dean’s honor list for fall semester 2013 at Minnesota State University-Mankato. Among 3,011 students, a total of 698 students qualified for the high honor list by achieving a 4.0...
February 11, 2014 - 10:00pm
January 28, 2014
Nordquist completes basic training
Air National Guard Airman 1st Class Cody J. Nordquist graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio,...
January 28, 2014 - 10:00pm
November 14, 2013
Audubon woman wins free fuel from Cenex
One local resident has received a special thank you for her contribution to the community. Sharon Schmitt of Audubon was selected to receive free fuel from Tanks of Thanks, a program that rewards people who do good deeds to help make their community just a little bit better. The...
November 14, 2013 - 7:00am
October 27, 2013
LP-A parent-teacher conferences
Parent-Teacher Conferences for students in grades 7-12 at Lake Park-Audubon High School are set for Thursday, Nov. 7 and Tuesday, Nov. 12, from 4 to 8 p.m. each day. Tuesday conferences will be held at the elementary school in Audubon, while Thursday conferences will be at the...
October 27, 2013 - 7:00am
October 16, 2013
Man accused of assault
An Audubon man made his first appearance Tuesday in Becker County District Court on a felony charge of second degree assault with a dangerous weapon. Troy Michael Lade, 34, of 11795 Townhall Road, Audubon, is accused of getting into a physical altercation with his wife at their...
October 16, 2013 - 6:00pm
September 23, 2013
Audubon woman sentenced after pleading guilty to lottery fraud
An Audubon woman pled guilty Friday in Becker County District Court to one count of state lottery fraud, after playing a role in the theft of over $3,300 in lottery tickets from an area gas station between Jan. 1 and March 19 of this year. Whitney Marie Lende, 23, of 273½ 4th...
September 23, 2013 - 10:00am
September 11, 2013
DL Police Department investigating high speed chase
The Detroit Lakes Police Department is investigating after a suspect fled from law enforcement in a stolen car early Sunday morning. The chase started near the city and ended north of Shell Lake in rural Becker County. It covered roughly 22 miles. It started when an officer...
September 11, 2013 - 12:27pm
July 20, 2013
Military personnel to be honored; all invited
Beautiful Savior Lutheran Callaway hosts a program to honor area military personnel and their families. The program will start at 7 p.m. on Tuesday Aug. 6. The third annual program’s speaker will be David A. O’Connell LTC (RET) of Lake Park. O’Connell enlisted in the...
July 20, 2013 - 7:00am
July 17, 2013
More than 7,000 FCCLA students, including LP-A, converge in Nashville
More than 7,000 Family, Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) members, advisers, alumni, and guests from across the country gathered...
July 17, 2013 - 7:04am
July 16, 2013
Area students on UMD dean’s list
The University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) has announced its Dean’s List for Spring Semester 2013. Detroit Lakes: Garret M, Duncan, sophomore, Labovitz School of Business & Economics, Pre-Business. Audubon: Marley J. McDunn, freshman, Education & Human Services, Psychology. Rochert:...
July 16, 2013 - 11:00pm
Thompson graduates from Bethany
Noah Thompson, the son of David and Jenna Thompson of Audubon, graduated with a bachelor of arts degree, majoring in chemistry from Bethany Lutheran College in Mankato. Thompson was a graduate of Detroit Lakes High School in 2008.
July 16, 2013 - 9:00pm
July 14, 2013
LP-A’s Bartunek plays ball in Hawaii
When Lidgerwood (N.D.) Public School athletic director Mark Wisnewski brought together a group of 13 area girls’ basketball players to play...
July 14, 2013 - 1:00pm
July 12, 2013
Detroit Lakes woman dies in semi-car crash
A Detroit Lakes woman died and her husband was injured after their car was hit broadside by a semi tractor-trailer rig Thursday afternoon in...
July 12, 2013 - 9:14am