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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
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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
November 23, 2010
Blizzard watch in effect late Wednesday night into Thursday
Blizzard conditions are possible Wednesday night through Thursday afternoon, the National Weather Service said today in revising its forecast for the Thanksgiving storm. While noting that there "still remains a good deal of uncertainty" about the storm, the weather service issued...
November 23, 2010 - 8:32pm
April 1, 2009
Weather update: Out like a lion
The county advised no unnecessary travel on Tuesday, including enforcing a snow emergency, due to the massive storm system that dumped 13 inches of snow on the Detroit Lakes area. Sheriff Tim Gordon said everyone was having a tough time on the roads, including plows and emergency...
April 1, 2009 - 2:12pm
Worst of winter storm misses Grand Forks
GRAND FORKS - Mother Nature brought heavy snow to much of eastern North Dakota and northwest Minnesota Tuesday, but Grand Forks missed the worst of it. The city only received about 1 inch of snow with a moisture content of 0.08 inches during the day. Another 1 inch was expected...
April 1, 2009 - 11:33am
Flood fight turns white in Fargo-Moorhead
FARGO - The Red River continued to retreat Tuesday from its record high, dipping below 38 feet and clearing the way for business and roads to...
April 1, 2009 - 9:38am
March 31, 2009
No travel advised in Becker County
The county is advising no unnecessary travel on Tuesday due to a massive storm system that has dumped more than eight inches of snow on the Detroit...
March 31, 2009 - 6:14am
March 25, 2009
Snow-plowing efforts in Fargo concentrating on primary, sandbagging routes; residential streets may not get plowed today
FARGO - City officials said that crews most likely won't get snow cleared from residential streets until this evening, if at all today. Street Department officials said in a news release this morning they have a full fleet of plows on city roads and they are sanding as quickly and...
March 25, 2009 - 1:07pm
March 11, 2009
Clay deputies rescue stranded motorists who went to get milk
HAWLEY - Clay County sheriff's deputies and a snowplow operator had to rescue four people who got stuck on a county road during a trip to buy milk in Tuesday's blizzard. Authorities received a call at 9:10 p.m. that four adults were stranded in a van stuck in a 4-foot-deep snowdrift...
March 11, 2009 - 10:04am
March 10, 2009
Highway 10, Interstate 94 closed
According to the Minnesota State Patrol, Highway 10 west of Detroit Lakes will close at 11 a.m. Tuesday morning due to blowing and drifting snow. Interstate 94 will also close at that time between Moorhead and Fergus Falls Highway 10 is closed from County Road 6 in Lake Park to the...
March 10, 2009 - 10:27am
March 9, 2009
Interstate 94 between Fargo and Jamestown closed
FARGO - Interstate 94 between Fargo and Jamestown closed at 7 tonight due to weather. The North Dakota Department of Transportation announced the closure shortly before 6 p.m. The Transportation Department, in coordination with the North Dakota Highway Patrol, said the decision...
March 9, 2009 - 9:35pm
Blizzard could bring 8-10 inches of snow to Fargo this week
FARGO - This week's weather is a reminder winter is still here. A blizzard could be headed for Fargo this week - possibily bringing 8 to 10 inches of new snow, dangerous wind chills near 30 to 35 below and wind gusts of up to 40 mph. "It's a pretty good system we have here," said...
March 9, 2009 - 8:57am
January 12, 2009
Park Rapids will escape blizzard conditions, but not cold
PARK RAPIDS - Park Rapids is in for a bone-chilling week but will escape today's blizzard conditions because of its surrounding forests. "You'll get around 2 to 2½ inches of snow," predicted National Weather Service meteorologist Geoffrey Grochocinski. "The winds will pick up today...
January 12, 2009 - 12:00am
No travel advisory on interstates extended to Fargo area as wind creates blizzard conditions
FARGO - The state Department of Transportation extended a no travel advisory on interstates 29 and 94 to eastern North Dakota at 9 a.m. because of heavy and blowing snow and reduced visibility. No travel was advised on I-94 from Medina to the Minnesota border and on I-29 from Hillsboro...
January 12, 2009 - 12:00am
December 19, 2008
Near-blizzard conditions to hit Park Rapids
Get ready for Round 2 from the Grinch. Park Rapids residents and our neighbors - after all, it's the season to share - will wake up to snow Saturday, with "near-blizzard conditions" expected by Saturday afternoon that will persist into Sunday.
December 19, 2008 - 12:00am
December 18, 2008
New York Mills water tower overflow creates ice sculpture
NEW YORK MILLS - After last weekend's storm dumped nearly a foot of snow on New York Mills, freezing temperatures and a mechanical mishap created...
December 18, 2008 - 12:00am
December 16, 2008
Blizzard a big one, but not in top 10 -- blizzard of '66 brought 30-foot drifts
As blizzards go, Sunday's was a whopper. But here, where blizzards are the folklore and in many ways the scourge of the Great Plains, Daryl Ritchison says Sunday's storm doesn't even rank in the top 10 blizzards of the past 130 years. "In some ways, people always think the last...
December 16, 2008 - 12:00am