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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
HALL OF HONOR: 2006 girls golf first-ever state champions
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
June 12, 2015
Audubon woman accused of felony domestic assault
Christine Marie Burnside, 28, of 17522 County Road 11, Audubon has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony domestic assault by strangulation and two misdemeanor domestic assault charges. According to court records, she allegedly choked her fiancée during an argument...
June 12, 2015 - 5:45am
June 10, 2015
Audubon family escapes middle of the night house fire
No one was hurt in an early morning fire in Audubon. Around 2:30 a.m. Tuesday, the fire department responded to a home on the 500 block of Jennifer Street. Audubon Fire Chief Chris Wiedenmeyer could not be reached for comment Wednesday morning, but he told KDLM Radio a mattress...
June 10, 2015 - 10:36am
June 4, 2015
Kost Materials expands business to Audubon
Exactly three years ago, Jeff Eberhardt called up locally-known Tony Kost to ask if he was interested in partnering up to create a construction,...
June 4, 2015 - 5:20am
May 31, 2015
Felony for taking relative’s car
Meghan Kate Kiehl, 18, of 18157 County Road 15, Audubon has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony theft, indifferent to owner’s rights. According to court records, on May 24 she allegedly took a relative’s 2002 Dodge Caravan without permission. Police...
May 31, 2015 - 5:20am
April 26, 2015
In the mood for homemade moonshine?
Soon there will be a local brew coming out of Audubon. The Becker County Board of Commissioners approved a conditional use permit to open a micro-distillery for Michael and Lynette Erickson. Michael Erickson explained to the planning and commission board, which passes recommendations...
April 26, 2015 - 5:15am
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