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Goodhue stunned by North Woods
Flying south: Minnesota Flyers Optional Levels gymnasts to compete at state competition
Bluejays end Raiders’ season in consolation semis
Goodhue takes down Raiders for second straight year
James Amdal, 97, in attendance at state quarterfinal
Stewart named to dean's list at St. Mary's University
Kjos turns 90
Friday matters: Everyday reconciliation
Column: Experiencing Christianity abroad
Column: Drinking in the joy of life
Friends & Neighbors
And the Builder of the Year award goes to...
And the Shore-Master Dealer award goes to...
Reduce, reuse...repurpose: Local woman opens antique and thrift store in DL
Mistakes on Your Tax Return Could Lead to an Audit
Ryan Hanson Homes has new licensed realtor
Full WE Fest lineup announced
'Beauty and the Beast' debuts to magical $350M globally
Women on a roll: Female directors dominate at Fargo Film Festival
'Wheel of Fortune' unfortunate guess goes viral
'Sesame Street' to welcome muppet character with autism
Martin E. Cox
Marjorie Ann Fraki
Are these people enduring age discrimination? You be the judge
DL student population is growing, school buildings need to keep up
Is the Minnesota Commerce Department Out of Control?
Lynn Hummel column: The top 15 lessons in the school of life
Letter: 'Extreme vetting' is a sham--we're already as safe as we can be
Signs of spring: The lark and pasque flowers
Brad Laabs column: There's still quality lake ice for fishing
Waiting for Woodie Camp: Young waterfowlers can attend free, weeklong summer camp
Blane Klemek column: Pileated woodpecker can hollow out trees like a buzzsaw
Brad Laabs column: Get your poop in a scoop and clean up the lake, anglers!
You've gotta have faith: Christian filmmakers start up business, teaching academy in rural Audubon
My Christmas in Denmark: Different traditions, same feel
Late arrival for New Year's baby: First birth of 2017 at Essentia Health-St. Mary's is Azyloh Roberts
DLHS named 'Safe Sports School'
A $10,000 drop in the bucket: Red Kettle campaign gets big boost from anonymous donor in DL
Pine to Palm
November 5, 2016
Decision time: Winterize boat now, or enjoy few more weeks of fishing?
The weather this fall is buying us more time to prepare for winter when it comes to closing out our open water season. It looks good for us making it a least a couple more weeks before the lakes are ready to skim over with ice. Water temperatures are at 48 degrees, and surface temperatures...
November 5, 2016 - 9:48am
August 26, 2016
Search continues for victim after boat collision on Park Rapids lake
One man remains missing on Fish Hook Lake on the north edge of Park Rapids in northwest Minnesota following an accident involving two boats on...
August 26, 2016 - 2:32pm
July 19, 2016
Detroit Lakes, Becker County: On July 17, 2016, at approximately 12:06 AM, the Becker County Sheriff's Office dispatch received a 911 call regarding a boat running ashore and hitting trees on Detroit Lake. Responding officers located the boat , an 18 foot SeaRay runabout, and four...
July 19, 2016 - 9:43am
July 1, 2016
DNR asks boaters to preserve lakes
The Independence Day weekend is one of the busiest of the Minnesota boating and fishing season. The Department of Natural Resources reminds...
July 1, 2016 - 2:21pm
Be patient, helpful to rookie boaters
With the 4th of July holiday weekend upon us, it is a great time for some fishing etiquette reminders. The public accesses and lakes will be busy with fisherman and pleasure-recreational boaters. Starting with launching and loading at the landing, remember to act with an attitude...
July 1, 2016 - 2:18pm
April 2, 2016
Man sentenced to 2 years in prison for Devils Lake boat crash that killed Detroit Lakes woman
District Judge Donovan Foughty quoted an ancient Greek playwright before sentencing a Grand Forks man to spend two years in prison for crashing a boat while driving drunk on Devils Lake, a crash that killed one passenger and injured others. “He who learns must suffer,” Foughty...
April 2, 2016 - 6:56pm
May 11, 2015
Minn. man dies after falling from boat
AITKIN, Minn. - A 77-year-old Aitkin man died Saturday afternoon while fishing on Farm Island Lake south of Aitkin in northern Minnesota. The Aitkin County Sheriff's Officer reported that Kenneth Arnold Pomeroy was a passenger fishing from a boat when a wave hit the boat, causing...
May 11, 2015 - 12:56pm
July 19, 2013
Denver man charged in boating accident that injured girlfriend
BEMIDJI, Minn. – A Denver man was charged Thursday after allegedly running over his girlfriend with a boat while intoxicated Tuesday afternoon. Lee Pratt Zitzer, 22, was charged with one count of operating a motor vehicle with an alcohol concentration of 0.08 or more. The charge...
July 19, 2013 - 10:28am
June 3, 2009
This weekend: Buddy Holly, rodeo, power boat racing
Thursday, June 4 Storytelling, music Come to the library at 2 p.m. to hear Appalachian music and storytelling with performer John Peterson. Kazoos will be available so kids can join in on the jug band fun. These programs are free and a part of "Be Creative @ Your Library," the...
June 3, 2009 - 8:14am
September 23, 2008
Lake Superior boat-watcher helps sailor in distress
DULUTH - Curt Bush describes himself as an "armchair sailor." But on Sunday afternoon, as he scanned the rough Lake Superior waters from a friend's deck high above the Duluth harbor, Bush became a sailor's savior. Bush, who lives near Cloquet, was visiting Marna Banks of Duluth....
September 23, 2008 - 12:00am
July 10, 2008
Fourth of July boat parades galore
July 10, 2008 - 12:00am
May 14, 2008
North shore boat launch stays
Four years ago it was determined the boat ramp along Highway 10 at the scenic overlook in Detroit Lakes would stay even after road construction is completed, and the city is reaffirming that decision. The Lake Detroiters Association sent a letter to the city asking the boat ramp...
May 14, 2008 - 12:00am
April 29, 2008
Two Park Rapids residents arrested in theft investigation
A 26-year-old Park Rapids man was arrested on suspicion of possessing stolen property and a 25-year-old Park Rapids woman was arrested on suspicion of a controlled substance crime following an investigation into stolen boat motors by the Hubbard County Sheriff's Office and Park Rapids...
April 29, 2008 - 12:00am