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Construction begins on Fish Lake Dam makeover
Health and Wellness in Becker County: Summit addresses challenges, highlights reasons to celebrate
Fire in Ottertail: Periwinkle destroyed, liquor store damaged
Watch: Flames engulf an Otter Tail business
Changing lanes: Tyler Shipman car show seeks family to help
Pirates end Laker season in overtime
Outside shooting leads Alex over Laker boys
Gorden a finalist for NHSACA coach of the year
Squirt B’s fifth at B1 International
Lamoureux sisters give U.S. Olympic gold with dramatic goals
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
Social Security supports veterans, active duty military personnel
friends & neighbors
Report: Minnesota solar jobs jumped 48 percent last year
'A Daughter's Love': Sisters open up business caring for seniors
Explore Lake Life Expo scheduled for Feb 23-24
Speakeasy sells to buyer who plans to lease building to Spitfire Bar & Grill
Minnesota gas prices down 2.5 cents this week
What's new in lakes area entertainment this week
Break out the chocolate and wine for that special valentine
Heartfelt harmonies: Barbershop singers to deliver musical valentines on Feb. 14
'The Grumpy Gardener' provides a shovelful of ideas for minimizing gardening angst
Talking Stick accepting literary submissions
Owen Milo Accola
Supporting Denny McNamara
Ed & JoAnne Lillis
Rosemary Alice (Savig) Zurn
Thomas Wayne Block
Sheena Marie Butcher
Hildur "Peg" Coen
George Anthony Oja
Gun violence: Inaction is deafening with every shot
A great president: I (still) like Ike
Letter: One in four high schoolers now use tobacco products
Solar, wind power mean jobs for Minnesota
What people don't know about genetic testing can hurt them
It's nest-building time for bald eagles
Brad Laabs column: Got the itch? Here are some open water spots
Refuting 'keyboard cowboys,' Wis. man verifies authenticity of famous entangled bucks
Don't let fish freeze before cleaning
Cold doesn't stop fun-loving river otters
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
For the love of the homeless: DL native Luke Pechmann poses for animal adoption pin-up calendar
Welcome to the dark side: Local museum's first 'After Dark' event brings sold-out crowds
Minn. mom, former Olympic swimmer, competes for $1M on Survivor TV show
Totally tube-ular!: Elementary school students get outside to slide
Polar Fest's inaugural hotdish challenge brings in big, hungry crowd
Polar Fest ends with a bang – and a splash
'Building the Ice Palace': Artist Hans Gilsdorf reflects on challenges of construction
Snow much fun: DLHS art students make larger-than-life snow sculptures as part of Polar Fest
Severe Weather Announcements (5)
May 7, 2015
Three juveniles identified as suspects in Minnesota bridge arson
May 7, 2015 - 8:13am
May 1, 2015
State Commissioner approves four-day school week for five school districts
BLACKDUCK, Minn.—Minnesota Commissioner of Education Brenda Cassellius has given five school districts with four-day school weeks the thumbs up for next year. As of midweek, the commissioner approved the four-day week for five districts statewide, including Pelican Rapids, for...
May 1, 2015 - 8:41am
December 5, 2014
Boys Hoops: Raiders win overtime thriller in road opener
Sophomore Mitchell Hall hit the game-winning shot with seven seconds remaining in double overtime to lift the Lake Park-Audubon Raiders to an exciting 59-57 season-opening victory over Blackduck at the Fosston tournament. “It was a blast,” Head Coach Kyle Haberman said.
December 5, 2014 - 10:15am
January 10, 2014
Blackduck man wins $1 million in New Year’s Day state raffle
James Mattila of Blackduck said he was like a “deer in the headlights” after he discovered he won $1 million in the New Year’s Day Minnesota...
January 10, 2014 - 2:51pm
March 25, 2013
Blackduck man indicted for manslaughter
MINNEAPOLIS – A 27-year-old Blackduck man has been indicted in connection with the death of a Redby woman. Dustin Michael Johnson was indicted last week in federal court with two counts of involuntary manslaughter, according to a press release from the U.S. Department of Justice....
March 25, 2013 - 3:34pm
October 23, 2009
Woman arrested in shooting death in Beltrami County
At 10:23 a.m. Tuesday, the Beltrami County Sheriff's Office, along with Blackduck Ambulance and the Kelliher Fire Department, responded to a...
October 23, 2009 - 9:10am
July 16, 2009
Bodies of missing men from Little Falls found in Blackduck Lake
Searchers on Wednesday found the bodies of two missing boaters who fell into Blackduck Lake on Tuesday afternoon At approximately 1:30 p.m....
July 16, 2009 - 8:49am
July 15, 2009
Two presumed drowned in boating accident on Blackduck Lake
BLACKDUCK - A recovery effort resumed this morning for two missing boaters who fell into Blackduck Lake on Tuesday afternoon. Two people were rescued and a dog swam to safety after the accident, but two others were still missing Tuesday night after recovery efforts were halted by...
July 15, 2009 - 9:24am
June 16, 2009
Missing Blackduck boy found
A 10-year-old, Blackduck boy that disappeared Monday, prompting an investigation by the police department and the Beltrami County Sheriff's Office,...
June 16, 2009 - 9:49am
June 7, 2009
Blackduck man takes on role in 'Ice Road Truckers'
Bitter temperatures, ice-covered roads and hazardous driving conditions help make the History Channel's "Ice Road Truckers" a captivating program. Blackduck...
June 7, 2009 - 3:26pm
April 20, 2009
Blackduck Guardsman faces problems after coming home from Iraq
BLACKDUCK - When Doug Schmit left for Iraq to do carpentry, he had no idea that coming home would be the struggle that it was. He came home...
April 20, 2009 - 11:35am
Spring plus sap equals syrup
BLACKDUCK - "For lo, the winter is past" -- but it's not the voice of the turtle that is heard in the land.
April 20, 2009 - 11:28am
April 8, 2009
Blackduck votes for four-day school week starting next year
BLACKDUCK - Beginning in September, Blackduck will cut its school week to four days. The Blackduck School Board voted 5-1 Monday to try the new schedule for the 2009-10 school year. At the end of the experiment, Superintendent Bob Doetsch said district residents will vote whether...
April 8, 2009 - 9:19am
March 9, 2009
Blackduck man faces charges for 20-mile high-speed chase
A Blackduck, Minn., man arrested last week after a 20-mile high-speed chase was charged with three felonies and six misdemeanor counts in Itasca County District Court that same day. Anthony Troy Gabrelcik, 19, has been charged with felony fleeing a peace officer in a motor vehicle...
March 9, 2009 - 11:52am
February 17, 2009
Blackduck School District considers four-day week
Blackduck School Board members agreed Wednesday they want more information about the impact of moving to four day school week. Grant Mistic seemed to voice the feeling of other board members when he said unless there is solid community support for such a change, it just won't work. At...
February 17, 2009 - 6:42pm