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With continuous growth in numbers, Club in need of space
Water Carnival adds new activities to line-up
Father, daughter gearing up for 500-mile bike ride to raise money for Habitat for Humanity
Detroit Lakes shuts out Vergas
Wrestlers attend summer camp
Smith and Mallow post wins at Junior Cup
Angels place third at Staples tournament
South All-Stars defeat North 21-10
Frazee takes first place at Envirothon
Yearbook camp teaches more than just design
Get your crown: It’s time to party with a princess
Too many pets wait a long time to be adopted
Sunny’s Peanut Butter Ginger Chicken smells as good as it tastes
Friends & Neighbors
‘Pumped’ about the future, SJE turns 40
Kangas promoted at Midwest Bank, DL
T.S. Recreation Inc. gets national award
AT&T fined $1 million
Savers to pay $1.8M to charities, agrees to settlement
Ridin’ for the Future: Event in lakes country to benefit kids
Perham photo contest deadline is extended
Learn to dance the Norwegian way at DL Library
Dano, Cusack bring Beach Boy Brian Wilson to life
Photography exhibit at Trinity through August
Newspaper strives to be a community leader
Supreme court preserves health insurance marketplaces
Letter: Opportunities abound in the lakes area
Sec. of State Simon helps promote ‘Safe at Home’
Letter: Thanks for sharing the road with bikes, lakes area
AnglingBuzz: Catching Largemouth Bass feeding on suspended bluegills
Mallard numbers down, other species up
Try a new lake but do your homework first
Phoebe birds build their nests in the most unseemly places
Sign up now for a hunter safety course
Lake & Home Real Estate - July 2015
Years of planting and care leads to backyard getaway
Enjoy the outdoors at Lakeside’s Tavern Brewery
Tips to help any level of gardener grow native greenery
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
June 10, 2015
Owners report theft from cars while parked in DL this week
Make sure you lock your car doors at night and don’t leave money inside: A half dozen or so cars parked throughout Detroit Lakes had items stolen from them or were rummaged through over the past week. Several of the thefts involved several hundred dollars in a wallet or money...
news / crime
June 10, 2015 - 12:30pm
June 9, 2009
Rural North Dakota auto dealers say closings offer little savings
FARGO - Customers of two North Dakota car dealers that are losing Chrysler and General Motors auto franchises wonder how it's going to save manufacturers money. It's a question that both Larry Krein, owner of Lloyd's Motors in Jamestown, and Jeff Lemna, general manger of Offutt...
news / business
June 9, 2009 - 9:10am
June 8, 2009
Two injured in rollover accident west of Bemidji
Two Minnesota teens were injured after overcorrecting and rolling their vehicle today, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. 15-year-old Jacqueline A. Phelps, Willmar, Minn., was westbound on U.S. Highway 2 in a 1991 Acura Coupe when she went off the road on the left side, overcorrected...
June 8, 2009 - 12:55am
June 4, 2009
Wadena GM owner looking to build on the strength of his business
WADENA - Roger Dondelinger plans to keep the parts and service departments of his Wadena GM dealership in business. Dondelinger was forced to close the sales department at Wadena GM in May and dismiss his sales staff. The business, which will now be known as Wadena Auto Mall, may...
business / news
June 4, 2009 - 9:09am
May 20, 2009
6-year-old Bemidji boy treated and released after being hit by car
BEMIDJI - A 6-year-old Bemidji boy was struck by a vehicle at 5:44 p.m. Wednesday while crossing Irvine Avenue North. According to a report from the Bemidji Police Department: Audra Allen, age and address not listed, was driving a 1998 Toyota Camry north on Irvine when she noticed...
May 20, 2009 - 2:08pm
May 19, 2009
Menahga man dies in Monday morning crash
MENAHGA - A 37-year-old Menahga man was killed in a crash Monday morning in Wadena County. According to Sheriff Michael D. Carr, deputies arrived at 5:18 a.m. on Monday, May 18, at the intersection of Twin Lakes Road and 384th Street in Blueberry Township and discovered one man...
May 19, 2009 - 9:31am
May 18, 2009
Two injured in wrong-way accident on Highway 10 near New York Mills
NEW YORK MILLS - Two people sustained minor injuries when a pickup going the wrong way on Highway 10 early Monday collided head-on with a semi truck and rolled, the Minnesota State Patrol said. The 1997 Mazda pickup was going eastbound in the westbound lanes of the divided highway...
May 18, 2009 - 9:29am
Moorhead traffic backs up after truck hits pole
MOORHEAD - Traffic was backed up in downtown Moorhead this morning after a semi truck hit a power pole at First Avenue North and 11th Street about 7:40 a.m., knocking out power to the intersection. Moorhead Public Service was on scene at 8:20 a.m. to make repairs, and police were...
May 18, 2009 - 9:23am
May 16, 2009
Nereson's loses Jeep franchise
Chrysler's announcement that they are eliminating 789 dealerships across the country is affecting one car dealer in Detroit Lakes. Nereson Chevrolet-Cadillac-Jeep will be losing its Jeep franchise at an undetermined date. Chrysler is moving to cut 789 dealerships nationwide, about...
Detroit Lakes / news / business
May 16, 2009 - 11:02am
May 15, 2009
Dent woman charged with fleeing police officers
A Dent woman is facing felony charges of fleeing a peace officer and first degree driving while intoxicated-test refusal in connection with a high-speed car chase that took place in Becker County this past Monday. Marlene Jean Honer, 49, of 40133 Purlieu Road, Dent, made her first...
Detroit Lakes / news
May 15, 2009 - 4:44pm
May 13, 2009
Proposed county ATV policy draws a crowd
Though the issue of whether ATV users should be granted full, or even limited access to forest trails in Becker County remains hotly contested,...
May 13, 2009 - 4:10pm
After years of cruel and unusual delays, during the spring of fifth grade I was finally granted the birthright of every country-born male-child: A Honda 50 motorbike. The purchase wasn't free of agony. Not only did I overhear Mom and Dad argue the matter behind a closed door late...
May 13, 2009 - 1:18pm
May 12, 2009
Minneapolis man gets 58 months for causing fatal accident last year east of Park Rapids
PARK RAPIDS - The man who was legally drunk when he caused a fatal highway accident in January east of Park Rapids will spend a little over...
May 12, 2009 - 9:45am
Otter Tail County man faces 26th DWI arrest
FERGUS FALLS - An Otter Tail County man with more than two dozen DWI-related convictions is being held in the Otter Tail County Jail on suspicion...
May 12, 2009 - 8:55am
May 11, 2009
Missing Thief River Falls woman's family raises reward
The family of Gina Anderson has raised the missing person reward for the Thief River Falls woman last seen Oct. 23. Jackie Pagel, Anderson's...
May 11, 2009 - 9:22am