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Striking down barriers: Frazee's new Adaptive Bowling Team, Unified Phy Ed class get acceptance, friendship and inclusion on a roll
Perham man hurt in Highway 10 crash near DL
U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson, D-Minn., ranks first in a study on bipartisan legislation
Crime & accidents around Becker County
Attorney General Sessions to visit Fargo for law enforcement announcement, discuss drug crisis
Hornet nine open with win at Crookston
UCB track teams fourth at Barnesville Booster
Sharp “best boxer” in Proctor
Herzog medalist, Laker girls win at The Meadows
Smith claims Top 20 Big Ten finish
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
Evie Svare and Fran Nelson
Rose R. Duescher
Steven P. Leitheiser
Harriet E. Anderson
The wolf is a Minnesota treasure
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
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
June 13, 2017
Free recycling of ag and boat wrap plastic
DETROIT LAKES, MN- JUNE, 2017- Becker County farmers, boat storage dealers and other agricultural-related businesses there is now a free opportunity to recycle your business related plastic. Revolution Plastics is expanding into west-central Minnesota and is looking for farms, dairies...
June 13, 2017 - 8:00am
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:
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.
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