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County decides to step up its recycling game
Making the dream a reality and back again: Trip to Europe provides firsthand lessons to Tribune reporter
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Indians extend win streak to seven games
Bombers seeded fourth in Section 6, 9-man
Lakers steamroll Prowlers to finish regular season
No. 8 Titans secure seventh win in road shutout
Lakers end regular season with sweep of Hornets
Parrot Heads give $8,000 to Marshmallow Foundation
Holy Rosary announces scholarship winners
How did Social Security work without computers?
Local Sons of Norway give back to community
friends & neighbors
Gas prices down this week
Making an IMPACT: Local crew sets out to begin book binding business
Norby's accepts Retailer of the Year award
Having trouble paying your heating bill? LIHEAP could help
MN gas prices down this week
It's creepy, it's kooky, mysterious and spooky: Halloween events aplenty set for lakes area this month
"Classic Country" tribute coming to Holmes Theatre Oct. 19
Pat & Donna Surface to present 'Remember When' at NYM Saturday
The history of Columbus Day
Robert and Marilynn Halverson
Arlo & Neva Bodin
Joe and Karen Merseth
Duane Douglas Nelson
Ruth Norene Van De Venter
Sharon L. Vareberg
George "Joe" Cresswell
Guest Editorial: Technology in cars is causing more crashes
Potatoes - they're what's for dinner
Letter: Tax chair says cities, counties better not raise taxes
Letter: St. Paul Ice Palace group thanks supporters in DL
How do we make a great country still greater?
Asian Lady Beetles are pesky but harmless
Fishing opportunities heat up as water temps drop
Full-moon fishing in October is fantastic
In the woods, a lot can happen in an hour
Fall colors or not, fish still on their summer bite
Welcome to the dark side: Local museum's first 'After Dark' event brings sold-out crowds
His way to Broadway: Minnesota’s De’Lon Grant has made his Broadway debut in ‘Come from Away’
Consume those leafy greens for a healthy body
You've gotta have faith: Christian filmmakers start up business, teaching academy in rural Audubon
My Christmas in Denmark: Different traditions, same feel
pine to palm
Late string of birdies gives Hoge fourth straight PGA Tour card
Bison golf no longer that other minor sport at NDSU
Gillam snaps Renner’s streak to take Super Senior crown
Piatz picks up second Pine to Palm Mid-Am title
Ystebo cruises to Pine to Palm Senior title
Happenings around Becker County
Wednesday, October 18 Lake Region Veterans Color Guard: The Lake Region Veterans Color Guard will meet at 6:30 p.m. inside the Detroit Lakes American Legion. Thursday, October 19 Intro to Pickleball: Learn the basics of pickleball, a fast-growing family court game, by coming to the...
2 hours 9 min ago
October 18, 2017
Man sentenced in Audubon Orton's robbery
A Moorhead man has been sentenced for his role in the Feb. 14 armed robbery of Orton's convenience store in Audubon. Dylan James Beckman, 24, of Moorhead, drove the escape car after two companions took money from the till and cigarettes from the store at knifepoint.
19 hours 55 min ago
October 16, 2017
Hawley man killed, three others badly hurt in Becker County crash
ULEN, Minn. — A Hawley, Minn., man died and three other people were seriously injured in a two-vehicle crash that happened Sunday, Oct. 15,...
October 16, 2017 - 1:25pm
October 15, 2017
Local government scrambles to deal with steep health insurance hikes
Counties, cities, nursing homes and other government entities are scrambling to find alternative plans after getting hit with big hikes in what they will have to pay for employee health insurance next year. Small cities and others with fewer employees are seeing the biggest percentage...
October 15, 2017 - 1:00pm
October 14, 2017
Sunday, October 15 Turkey Dinner: St. Andrew's Catholic Church of Hawley will host a turkey dinner with "all the trimmings," including assorted salads and desserts, from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Cost is $12 for adults and $5 for kids age 6-12 (those age 5 and under will be admitted for...
October 14, 2017 - 10:00am
October 12, 2017
Bad check charge dropped against DL woman
A felony dishonored check charge has been dismissed against Dorothy Melinda Satrom, 65, of Detroit Lakes, in Becker County District Court. According to court records, on Dec. 29, 2016, she wrote a $2,000 check to Fevig Oil of Felton for propane, parts and labor. The bill had not...
October 12, 2017 - 8:00am
Wadena man arrested on warrant for child endangerment
Edward Jonathan Beaulieu Jr., 23, of Wadena, has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony fugitive from justice from another state. According to court records, on July 10 he was a passenger in a vehicle stopped by a Becker County deputy because the vehicle had no front...
October 12, 2017 - 5:00am
October 11, 2017
Construction begins on $18 million airport runway extension project
City and county officials gathered at the end of the main runway at the Detroit Lakes-Becker County Airport Monday morning to officially break...
October 11, 2017 - 7:30pm
Man accused of hiding heroin in flashlight
Brian Lee Sargent, 32, of Naytahwaush, has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony third-degree controlled substance crime. According to court records, on Aug. 28 at 11:40 p.m. a Detroit Lakes police officer ran the license tabs on a black Ford Taurus that passed...
October 11, 2017 - 4:25pm
Thursday, October 12 Intro to Pickleball: Learn the basics of pickleball, a fast-growing family court game, by coming to the courts at the DLCCC gym for a one-hour session starting at 10:30 a.m. All equipment provided. Call Ginny Imholte at 218-847-4236 or visit usapa.org for more...
October 11, 2017 - 3:00pm
Frazee woman sentenced for meth
Lindsay Ann Tibbetts, 27, of Frazee, has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony fifth-degree controlled substance crime. According to court records, on Jan. 21, law enforcement officers executed a search warrant at a residence and found Tibbetts and a man there....
October 11, 2017 - 12:30pm
Frazee man gets prison for stealing truck
Lyman William Lowry, 34, of Frazee, has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony theft of a motor vehicle. According to court records, at 4:43 p.m. on July 25, 2016, law enforcement officers were called to the vicinity of the Trophy House in Detroit Lakes on a report...
October 11, 2017 - 10:40am
October 10, 2017
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October 10, 2017 - 9:09am
October 6, 2017
Museum looks at addition to DLCCC
The Becker County Historical Society is planning for a possible $6 million addition to the Detroit Lakes Community Center that would house the Becker County Museum. The funding would involve about $1.1 million from the county, $1.2 million in tax credits, and $1.1 million existing...
October 6, 2017 - 12:00pm
October 5, 2017
Frazee man sentenced for domestic assault
Ricky Lynn Anderson, 49, of Frazee, has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony domestic assault and felony violating a no-contact order. According to court records, on March 4 in Frazee he was intoxicated and hit his wife in the face then grabbed her very tightly...
October 5, 2017 - 8:00am