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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
Nielsen season best shot put in California
Foster's school record punctuates West Coast trip
No Mercy VIII May 19 in Mahnomen
Carrier places at NYWA State Wrestling
Laker softball splits at Bemidji to start season
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
Delores D. Halverson
Armand A. Mayoue
Benneth "Benny" Braseth
Lottie Ann Thomas
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
September 12, 2008
Becker County United Way to host Community Celebration Sept. 24
By VICKI L. GERDES Detroit Lakes Newspapers The United Way is getting ready for a party -- and if you're a resident of Becker County, you're invited. The United Way Community Celebration is scheduled to take place on Wednesday, Sept.
September 12, 2008 - 12:00am
August 27, 2008
Grand opening set for new Becker County DFL office
The Becker County DFL will be celebrating a grand opening for its new headquarters at 1201 Washington Avenue on Thursday from 6:30 pm until 10 pm. "It is easy to find-the DFL headquarters, it's right on the corner of Willow and Washington in the old Movie Review building," said...
August 27, 2008 - 12:00am
August 21, 2008
Ex-Becker deputy enters guilty plea
A Becker County Sheriff's Department deputy who resigned in June has pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor charge stemming from a poaching investigation in 2006. A gross misdemeanor charge of taking or possessing big game out of season that had been pending against Timothy Haverkamp, 43,...
August 21, 2008 - 12:00am
August 20, 2008
Becker County celebrates Breastfeeding Week
Last week, August 3-9, Becker County, along with the United States and more than 120 other countries, celebrated World Breastfeeding Week. In the United States, WIC statistics indicate the percentage of infants ever breastfed increased from 60 percent in 1994 to 74 percent in 2005....
August 20, 2008 - 12:00am
August 15, 2008
Chief justice praises Becker for 'courts wing'
Becker County was able to show off its latest jewel - the new addition to the courthouse - to a group where some members will see the greatest use out of it. The Minnesota Judicial Council, the state judiciary's policy-making body that is composed of judges from around the state,...
August 15, 2008 - 12:00am
July 28, 2008
West Nile Virus rears head in Becker County
One of first cases of West Nile in the state has turned up in Becker County. According to the state Health Department, one case of West Nile fever - a milder form of the virus, compared to West Nile virus - was found in the county in July. The patient in Becker County was under...
July 28, 2008 - 12:00am
July 27, 2008
The winner of beard contest is -- Santa?
For the first time in roughly two decades, this year's Becker County Fair marked the return of the Beard & Mustache Competition, held on Thursday afternoon. Organizer Roger Winter, who acted as master of ceremonies for the event, noted that the turnout had been very good; most of...
July 27, 2008 - 12:00am
Outstanding seniors named at Becker County Fair
This Thursday was Senior Citizen Day at the Becker County Fair, and indeed, a large contingent of the county's older residents congregated under the big red and white tent that afternoon to hear who would be named as the county's Outstanding Senior Citizens for 2008. Four nominees...
July 27, 2008 - 12:00am
July 23, 2008
Wind project gets initial support in Clay
A Minnesota company plans to construct 20 to 30 wind turbines in Clay, Becker and Otter Tail counties beginning next year. Officials from Minneapolis-based Project Resources Corp.
July 23, 2008 - 12:00am
July 12, 2008
Funnel clouds spotted in Becker, Otter Tail, and Wilkin counties on Friday; tornadoes tear through Willmar
GRAND FORKS - Spotters reported several tornadoes Friday afternoon in northwestern Minnesota, according to the National Weather Service's Web site. There were strong winds throughout the region and heavy hail in southeastern North Dakota stretching into Minnesota. Damage ranged...
July 12, 2008 - 12:00am
June 24, 2008
Wehmas charged with attempted murder
Stephanie Ann Wehmas has been charged with two counts of attempted murder and three assault charges in connection with a shooting early Monday morning. Wehmas, 20, of 609 West 8th St., Park Rapids appeared before Judge Paul Rasmussen in Hubbard County District Court Wednesday. According...
June 24, 2008 - 12:00am
May 31, 2008
Becker County?Museum expands exhibit space
The Becker County Historical Society is proud to announce the opening of the lower level in the Becker County Museum. This space was closed last winter and spring to allow for an artifact inventory and care project. In addition to the main level, visitors to the museum can now...
May 31, 2008 - 12:00am
Tribune Editorial: County out of line with steep new festival fees
A pie in the face to Becker County commissioners for picking on the 10,000 Lakes Festival. We agree with the owners of FACE, Inc., the umbrella organization for the WE Fest and 10,000 Lakes Festival concerts, who feel that Becker County is singling them out for high annual planning...
May 31, 2008 - 12:00am
May 28, 2008
Letter: Round Lake Township opposes OHV trails
A recent letter to the editor pointed out the destructive nature of OHV's on the environment and why promoting motorized trails does not necessarily make good economic sense. I agree with Mr.
May 28, 2008 - 12:00am
Don't look now, but County Recorder's office is going online
The Becker County Recorder's Office is going digital, one step at a time, and for those in the home mortgage business, it's the greatest thing since the latest Fed rate cut. Becker County Recorder Darlene Manavel went before the County Board Tuesday to talk about progress in electronic...
May 28, 2008 - 12:00am