Skip to main content
Detroit Lakes Online
DL chiropractor Dustin Johnson honored
A volunteer's refuge: Tamarac National Wildlife Refuge recognizes the 'critical' impact of volunteers
A new look for DLMS: Board OKs design for exterior 'skin' on middle school
Big plans for Forest Hills Resort
Angels of the lakes: DL's Dark House Spearing and Angling Association cleans up Little Detroit
DL softball splits with Patriots
Laker baseball swept at Pequot Lakes
Blomseth medalist at Earlybird
Bison women end Denver's reign of conference golf titles
DL track teams compete at Eagle Relays
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
Snappy side: Festive Pomegranate Salad sure to shine on holiday menu
friends & neighbors
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
Peterson: Work mandate for food stamps imperils next farm bill
Arvig to boost workforce by 160
Ketter joins Mid-Minnesota as DL branch manager
Special music event coming to DL library April 24
What's coming up for arts and entertainment around the region
What's new in arts and entertainment around the region
Crawling with creativity: Detroit Lakes' 2nd Annual Art Crawl set for April 19-21
Stories sought for new musical set in Otter Tail County
Evie Svare and Fran Nelson
Rose R. Duescher
Steven P. Leitheiser
Harriet E. Anderson
Delores D. Halverson
Family of slain child says multiple people called Otter Tail County social services
Letter: Help make these school projects community plans
Letter: Thumbs up to all you snowplow drivers
Letter: An alternative DL school building plan
Divided loyalties--don't be quick to judge
Ice-out shaping up to be late: Brutally cold April will impact May fishing opener
Wild turkey a success story in Minnesota
Snowy start to steelhead season: Despite snowstorm, Brule River anglers turn out for opener
Now is the time to clean, repair your birdhouses
Let's bring back the fishing pier at Dunton Locks
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 3, 2016
Pet owner devastated after dogs were tortured and murdered
An Audubon dog owner is angered after he found one of his dogs tortured, shot and killed and his other dog is seriously injured. Warning images...
October 3, 2016 - 8:55am
September 14, 2016
Local Johnny Appleseed is finding success in his orchard
“When you do clinical and medical things with people it takes a lot of energy, but out here it’s quiet and peaceful,” David Gottenborg...
September 14, 2016 - 10:37am
September 12, 2016
Highway 10 crash sends 2 to the hospital
Two people were sent to the hospital Sunday, Sept. 11, after a crash on Highway 10. The Minnesota Highway Patrol says three people from Hawley,...
September 12, 2016 - 8:28am
September 7, 2016
A look back: The John Cook Family Massacre in Audubon
In April of 1872 a family of five became no more. The Cook family — which consisted of John Cook, 40; wife Diantha Cook, 32; children Freedie,...
September 7, 2016 - 2:06pm
August 30, 2016
Helicopter clips power line, causing grass fire near Audubon
BECKER COUNTY, Minn. - A helicopter clipped a power line on the north side of Pelican Lake, downing the line and causing a grass fire that took...
August 30, 2016 - 3:18pm
August 28, 2016
Grondahl says goodbye
"I don't think the people of this district really know how much you have done for their kids over the past 22 years." With these words, Lake...
August 28, 2016 - 5:00am
June 8, 2016
Audubon man sentenced on felony drug charge
Richard Ivan Bunker, 47, of 615 Sixth St., Audubon, has been sentenced in Becker County District Court on a felony third-degree controlled substance charge. According to court records, on Feb. 2 he sold a gram of heroin to a confidential reliable informant working with the West Central...
June 8, 2016 - 10:46am
May 1, 2016
Fraud, theft charges dropped against Audubon woman
Marie Jo King, 36, of 515 seventh St. Audubon, has completed the terms of her probation and two felony charges against her, Lottery fraud and theft, have been dropped in Becker County District Court. According to court records, on April 12, 2013 she was one of three employees at Orton’s...
May 1, 2016 - 5:20am
Audubon man charged in house break-in
Anthony Paul Morey, 35, of 245 Eagle St., Audubon, has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony second-degree burglary and misdemeanor domestic abuse – violating an order for protection. According to court records, about 11 a.m. on April 18 a woman came into the...
May 1, 2016 - 5:05am
March 30, 2016
Local athletic trainers on the front lines of player wellness
The surrounding five schools are serviced by three professional athletic trainers in Tom Truedson at Detroit Lakes, Kate Ihle in Frazee and Mahnomen...
March 30, 2016 - 9:23am
February 2, 2016
Audubon student participates in a J-Term study tour to Costa Rica
Tanisha Perlmutter of Audubon participated in a J-Term study tour to Costa Rica with Carthage College. This study tour took students to different sites in Costa Rica to hike, explore, and research the country’s incredibly rich natural resources. Students visited research stations,...
February 2, 2016 - 6:05pm
January 22, 2016
Audubon man sentenced for breaking into estranged wife’s home, assault
An Audubon man was sentenced for breaking into his estranged wife’s house with a credit card and assaulting her. Michael Allan Travis, 33, was found guilty of felony second-degree burglary and gross misdemeanor domestic assault (subsequent violation). According to court reports...
January 22, 2016 - 5:05am
January 15, 2016
Young coaches making positive changes at LP-A and Rothsay
Lake Park-Audubon head boys basketball coach Kyle Haberman and Rothsay head coach Taylor Fuhs are changing the culture of their respective teams...
January 15, 2016 - 12:40pm
December 22, 2015
Basketball: Waubun sweeps home double dip with LP-A
Waubun swept a home boys and girls basketball doubleheader from Lake Park-Audubon Monday night in Pine to Prairie South play. The Bomber girls won big 79-18, while the boys team completed the sweep with a 64-56 victory. Waubun used a big first half as the Bomber girls led 53-9. Senior...
December 22, 2015 - 11:23am
November 10, 2015
Ruth Hetland is the new pastor at St. Peter’s in Audubon
When Henning native Ruth Hetland became the pastor at St.
November 10, 2015 - 3:13pm