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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
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
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
March 8, 2018
Teenager arrested after making shooting threat to central Minn. school
BRAINERD, Minn.—A student, who reportedly was making verbal threats to commit a shooting at Brainerd High School, was taken into custody...
March 8, 2018 - 3:20pm
January 17, 2018
'Physically and emotionally, I'm drained': Resigning MN coach points finger at problematic parents
Brainerd Warriors head boys basketball coach Scott Stanfield is a retired police officer, and with one comment may have summarized the feelings...
January 17, 2018 - 8:35am
January 10, 2018
3 dead cats leads to torture charges against Minn. man
A 38-year-old Brainerd man faces three felony animal mistreatment and torture charges after allegedly killing a cat named Tig and two other cats...
January 10, 2018 - 11:54am
November 26, 2017
Heartland Symphony Orchestra hosts composer competition
The Heartland Symphony Orchestra is proud to announce the 2017/2018 Composer's Competition. HSO invites composers from Minnesota, Iowa, Wisconsin, North and South Dakota, and Illinois to submit original orchestral compositions. Winners will receive a $1,000 monetary prize, an opportunity...
November 26, 2017 - 4:00pm
November 21, 2017
Thorogood, Gilbert to headline 2018 Lakes Jam
BRAINERD — George Thorogood and the Destroyers, Brantley Gilbert and Locash are the three big headliners for Lakes Jam 2018 at the Brainerd International Speedway, June 21-23.. Lakes Jam organizers Wednesday announced its full lineup, including the headliners and other rock...
November 21, 2017 - 11:00am
October 10, 2017
Brainerd latest Minn. school to add lacrosse, joining Duluth, Grand Rapids; Moorhead, Alexandria mulling option
BRAINERD, Minn. — High school students will have a new varsity sport to try out this spring in Brainerd. The Brainerd School Board approved...
October 10, 2017 - 8:48am
April 1, 2017
Heartland Symphony Orchestra features Youth Concerto winners at spring concert on April 1-2
The Heartland Symphony Orchestra closes out its 40th season with their concert entitled "Destinations" on Saturday, April 1, 2017, 7:30 p.m....
April 1, 2017 - 1:54pm
March 22, 2017
6-year-old Minnesota girl critically injured in crash on spring break trip
BRAINERD, Minn. - A first-grader from Brainerd was critically injured in a crash during spring break, while on her way to Los Angeles, the child's...
March 22, 2017 - 12:23pm
December 5, 2016
Detroit Lakes is all in on Adam Thielen
Detroit Lakes, MN - Few cities in Northern Minnesota boast what Detroit Lakes does, a former standout high school athlete in the NFL. Adam Thielen...
December 5, 2016 - 11:08am
Brainerd hemlock evergreen goes into record books
BRAINERD, Minn.—It's official: Brainerd is home to the largest eastern hemlock tree in the state. The tree towering over the yard of Dr....
October 5, 2016 - 9:04am
September 1, 2016
Brainerd man threatens to kill police officers' families, eat them as he yells racial slurs repeatedly outside bar
BRAINERD, Minn.—Repeatedly yelling racial slurs, threatening to blow up a bar and threatening to kill and eat the families of police officers...
September 1, 2016 - 8:02am
July 13, 2016
Baby alligator found on bike path near Brainerd
It’s not everyday the Crow Wing County Sheriff’s Office gets a call about a citizen finding an alligator. Yes, an alligator. Not a big one,...
July 13, 2016 - 12:29pm
October 19, 2015
Volleyball: Lakers place fourth at Brainerd tourney
The Laker volleyball overcame a slow start to place fourth at the Brainerd volleyball tournament Saturday. DL opened with back-to-back losses to Mabel-Canton 2-0 (25-16, 26-24) and Brainerd 2-0 (25-17, 25-19) "The tournament on Saturday was a great opportunity for the team to...
October 19, 2015 - 10:17am
March 4, 2015
Fire kills Brainerd man; building a complete loss
BRAINERD, Minn. -- A man was killed Tuesday when the apartment he rented in downtown Brainerd was destroyed by fire. The Brainerd Fire Department...
March 4, 2015 - 10:00am
February 24, 2015
Brainerd man charged with attempted solicitation of a prostitute
BRAINERD, Minn. -- A 42-year-old Brainerd man is accused of soliciting a woman from Rochester with the intent of bringing her to Brainerd to...
February 24, 2015 - 8:14am