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Post 15 eliminated from postseason
Hanson in the hunt at Minnesota State Open
Online petition surfaces trying to stop Waubun-Mahnomen co-op for all sports
412 BMX race results
Hoge catches leaders to share first-round lead at PGA's Barbasol
Ticket to Work puts people back in the driver's seat
Recent storms spark memories of past tornadoes
Find strength, serenity this summer: Local yoga studios offer wide range of classes
Here comes the sun: Tips for summer skincare
Column: Breaking the ice--an introduction to Becker County
Friends & Neighbors
Nurse Practitioner Joins Essentia Health St. Mary's-Detroit Lakes Clinic
Save on your summer road trip adventure
Minnesota Lottery continues to be recognized for its accounting and financial reporting
'Acting small, delivering big': Minnesota business makes name for itself in competitive automation industry
BBB, DLI warn against insurance deductible rebates
A relaxing day of shopping beneath the trees: DL's 39th Arts & Crafts in the Park set for this Sunday
So close they can taste it: DL's Holmes Theatre to host WE Fest Karaoke Roundup finale on Saturday
Arts and music at Maplewood
Comedian Rodney Carrington comes to Shooting Star Friday
Coming home: Fargo native Shannon Curfman brings solo act to Shooting Star this Thursday
Margaret Mary (Sloan) Krenelka
Edwin A. Lundberg
Thomas Jerome Bridges Sr.
Delores "Dee" Lugert
Lynn Hummel column: What if Moses had 10 more commandments?
Letter: City needs to give veteran, landlord a break
Letter: DL should show compassion towards landlord, veteran
Port: I'm pretty sure we elected Zaphod Beeblebrox as president
Lost Italian: Refreshing summer slushes to to help beat the heat
Purple martins faring well in parts of Minnesota
Brad Laabs column: Best lake? Best time to fish? No easy answers
Some tips for successful warm-weather fishing
Blane Klemek column: A sleepy squirrel that acts like a prairie dog
Outdoors column: Minnesota gulls come in three species
Consume those leafy greens for a healthy body
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'
Pine to Palm
July 13, 2017
Callaway woman injured in Highway 59 crash
A Callaway woman was injured in a two-car crash Wednesday afternoon on Highway 59 in Callaway Township. Lavonne Ione Molacek, 61, was transported to Essentia Health St. Mary's for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries, according to the State Patrol. The driver of the other vehicle,...
July 13, 2017 - 11:17am
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