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AgweekTV: Sczepanski Farm Insolvency
Crash near Ice Cracking Lake kills two, injures two
DL man sentenced for animal cruelty
Murder suspect bludgeoned Otter Tail County mother, son with pipe wrench, charges say
Dragon Open kicks off summer golf tournaments June 11
Vikings open season at home against 49ers, have four nationally televised games
Raiders down Patriots late in season-opening victory
NorthStar Academy team accepted into new hockey league
Summit to address football concerns in Minnesota
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
Lottie Ann Thomas
Merle R. Meyer
George B. Scarborough
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
becker county fair
August 23, 2017
Long list of champions crowned at 2017 county fair
The Becker County Fair Board recently released a complete list of winners for all of the competitions held during the 2017 fair, which took place July 26-29. The Senior division includes competitors from 9th grade on up; Junior division is designated for those in grades 6-8; and the...
August 23, 2017 - 10:29am
August 12, 2017
DL's Andresen family named U of M's 'Farm Family of the Year'
The Andresen family of Detroit Lakes has been named Becker County's "2017 Farm Family of the Year" by the University of Minnesota. The family...
August 12, 2017 - 9:00am
August 5, 2017
Letter: Cheers to fair carnival for collecting food
The Becker County Food Pantry wishes to recognize "Amusement Attractions," (better known as the County Fair Carnival) for their continued support of the Becker County Food Pantry. With their offer of reduced ride prices if you donated cans of food, the Food Pantry received 5 1/2 watermelon...
August 5, 2017 - 11:59am
August 2, 2017
'The Hunt for a Donor': Demo derby surprise helps raise awareness of Frazee man's need for new kidney
When lifelong Frazee resident Justin Oelfke entered his truck in the demolition derby for the 2017 Becker County Fair, he knew it might be for...
August 2, 2017 - 12:29pm
July 31, 2017
Time to bid 'fair'well: Becker County Fair closes another successful year
From mini donuts and corn dogs to horses and chickens to--of course--midway rides, the 2017 Becker County Fair brought four days of fun to Detroit...
July 31, 2017 - 8:32am
July 28, 2017
Fair Photo of the Day
The Becker County Fair posted this photo on their Facebook along with the following: "Well, this may be a first! P.S. While it's comical, we...
July 28, 2017 - 10:42am
July 26, 2017
It's fair time!
Today's the day that many local 4-H and FFA members have been waiting for all year — the opening of the 2017 Becker County Fair. From now...
July 26, 2017 - 10:37am
August 3, 2016
Photo Gallery: Revving engines, bumps and bangs at county fair
August 3, 2016 - 10:31am
July 31, 2016
County fair starts off with record crowds
Sunny skies and milder temperatures equalled big crowds for this year’s Becker County Fair, which opened Wednesday at the fairgrounds in Detroit...
July 31, 2016 - 5:50am
July 25, 2016
Upcoming fair fun for all
For more than 120 years now, the Becker County Fair has been a summer staple in Detroit Lakes ‒ and this one is shaping up to be the biggest...
July 25, 2016 - 11:47am
August 5, 2015
2015 county fair was big success
Becker County Fair Board President Bob Sonnenberg couldn’t be happier about how this year’s fair turned out. “I’d just have to call...
August 5, 2015 - 1:12pm
August 1, 2015
Time-honored tradition, ‘Outstanding Seniors’ named
Every year since 1973, the Becker County Fair has honored two county residents — one man and one woman — as the county’s Outstanding Seniors. This...
August 1, 2015 - 5:45am
July 31, 2015
Photo Gallery: Fun at the fair
July 31, 2015 - 2:30pm
July 29, 2015
Becker County Fair opens today
The smell of freshly-fried fair food is beginning to radiate from the southwest side of town about right now, signaling the beginning of the...
July 29, 2015 - 12:30pm
July 25, 2015
Becker County Fair kicks off this week
For 124 years, Becker County children and adults alike wait for that special handful of days full of hubbub that the county fair inevitably brings...
July 25, 2015 - 5:30am