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Child, father die after kayak overturns in Hart Lake in northern Minn.
DL man charged with domestic assault
DL man accused of forging custody letter
Lakes Area Bike Club kicks off the season
GOLF: Laker boys defend at Jordan, second at North South Classic
Rebels limit Laker hitting in 5-1 win
Moore aces Lakeview No. 16
Whalers capture Freeze Out title
Fishing runs hot and cold for Lake of the Woods Opener crew
Minnesota artist provides artwork for new state license plate honoring fallen officers
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
friends & neighbors
'A pretty powerful thing': Sanford rolling out new genetic test in primary care clinics
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
Summer melodrama rises from the ashes - fourth season will be in new venue
In 'Tomorrow,' it's a dog's life... literally
Locals who love jazz: F-M Kicks explore big-band sound in spring concert
'The Wild Inside' will make you howl
Final three acts announced for Minnesota State Fair grandstand
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Donald & Kathleen (King) Coder
Evie Svare and Fran Nelson
Darla Kay Soholt
Donald L. Askelson
John "Jack" Burns
Opinion: Buffer tax credit is both sensible and deserved
Rescissions bill is a smokescreen
Approve funding for Minnesota facilities
Some things you don't brag about
Do Minnesotans value roads and bridges more than schools and public safety?
Fishing runs hot and cold for Lake of the Woods Opener crew
A busy opener in the lakes area
Turkey decoys attract surprise visitors
The nighttime sounds of frogs and toads
Be kind and help out at lake accesses
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
July 12, 2017
Catholic United awards scholarships to local residents
Catholic United Financial, a not-for-profit financial cooperative that has served Catholics in the Upper Midwest since 1878, recently awarded scholarships to several local residents. Among this year's scholarship recipients were Natalie Steffl, Callaway, and Detroit Lakes residents...
July 12, 2017 - 3:15pm
June 19, 2017
Rural Callaway woman charged for meth
Billie Jo Weaver, 29, of rural Callaway has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony fifth-degree controlled substance crime. According to court records, on Aug. 9, 2016, she was pulled over by a tribal police officer on Pow Wow Highway in White Earth. Initially, she...
June 19, 2017 - 12:00pm
June 12, 2017
Crime & accidents
Tuesday, May 30 At 11:51 a.m. a caller reported a break in on the 36000 block of Loon Drive in Ogema, where the residence door had been left open and a window had been broken, but nothing was reportedly missing. At 3:22 p.m. a puppy was reportedly stolen from the 31000 block of Highway...
June 12, 2017 - 8:28am
May 31, 2017
Area students named to M State president's list
Minnesota State Community and Technical College has named 670 students to its president's list for the 2017 spring semester. Area students named to the president's list are the following (listed alphabetically by hometown):
May 31, 2017 - 12:56pm
President's budget plan could force Niijii Radio off the air: Callaway station would be significantly impacted by planned cuts to arts funding
When President Donald Trump presented his proposed budget to the public earlier this month, it was anything but good news for Callaway's Niijii...
March 31, 2017 - 10:00am
February 25, 2017
Callaway man accused of using stolen pickup for several weeks
Martin James Vizenor, 27, Box 74, Callaway, has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony receiving stolen property. According to court records, on Feb. 14 a Callaway police officer saw a black pickup truck with North Dakota license plates parked in Callaway. The truck...
February 25, 2017 - 3:00pm
February 10, 2017
Callaway student on dean's list at St. Norbert College
Sara Isabella Schreder-Gomes, of Callaway, was among those students named to the dean's list at St. Norbert College for academic achievement during the fall 2016 semester. A minimum 3.5 grade point average is required for academic eligibility. St. Norbert College is located on the...
February 10, 2017 - 9:00am
January 22, 2017
On the lookout for fakes
Someone has been paving their way through Becker County with a handful of counterfeit twenties in the last week, hitting places like On The Go...
January 22, 2017 - 6:00am
January 7, 2017
Callaway man sentenced for criminal sexual conduct
John Joseph Steffl, Jr, 35, of 104 Manitoba St., Callaway, has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony second-degree criminal sexual conduct. A half-dozen other counts of third- and fourth-degree criminal sexual conduct stemming back to 2007 were dismissed. According...
January 7, 2017 - 3:00pm
January 6, 2017
Callaway man sentenced for felony DWI
Phillip Michael Blue, 29, of 202 Dakota St., Callaway, has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony DWI. A second felony DWI charge and a gross misdemeanor charge of driving after his license was canceled as inimical to public safety were dropped in a plea agreement....
January 6, 2017 - 4:00pm
January 2, 2017
Callaway woman hurt in rollover crash on Highway 10
A Callaway woman was injured in a one-vehicle rollover Sunday on Highway 10 near Detroit Lakes. Mary L. Bryngelson, 56, of Callaway was driving a 2003 Chevy Avalanche eastbound on Highway 10 when it drifted off into the right shoulder and she over-corrected, causing the vehicle to...
January 2, 2017 - 3:32pm
December 23, 2016
Waubun man shot in the face was wanted by authorities
The Becker County Sheriff's Office responded to a 911 call about a shooting at a Callaway, Minnesota, residence Wednesday morning. When officers arrived they found that William J. Keezer, 38, of Waubun, had suffered a gunshot wound to the face. Keezer was taken by ambulance to St....
December 23, 2016 - 5:15pm
December 22, 2016
UPDATE: Waubun man suffers gun shot wound to the face
Around 6:30 a.m. this morning, the Becker County Sheriff's Office responded to a 911 call about a shooting at a Callaway, Minnesota, residence. When officers arrived, it was apparent that William J. Keezer, 38, of Waubun, had suffered a gunshot wound to the face. Keezer was taken...
December 22, 2016 - 1:45pm
November 3, 2016
Callaway woman convicted, sentenced in two separate drug cases
A Callaway woman has been sentenced on a drug conviction after authorities say she was suspected of shoplifting at the Detroit Lakes Walmart. Lacey Rose Rousu-Hanks, 23, was sentenced to 12 months, one day in prison, which was stayed for five years. She was instead sentenced to 46...
November 3, 2016 - 8:08am
September 11, 2016
Richwood Winery owner helps breeders patent their unique plants and potables
When Penny Aguirre was growing up in Moorhead, her love of animals initially had her pursuing dreams of becoming a veterinarian, and after graduating...
September 11, 2016 - 5:00am