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Wadena woman gets nearly 5 years for selling meth
DL man charged with felony check forgery
AgweekTV: Food Blogger Makes It Big
Warrant issued for Detroit Lakes man
Ogema man sentenced for stolen watercraft
Thompson, Olds advance to Big Bear semifinals
Panthers own second half against DL to stay perfect in the Mid-State
Unbeaten Patriots hand Laker boys second Mid-State loss
Frisco treat: Bison overpower Sam Houston State to advance to FCS championship game
Cardinals pull away from DL in second half
LP-A Elementary recognized for achieving positive student outcomes
Snappy side: Festive Pomegranate Salad sure to shine on holiday menu
Social Security supports veterans, active duty military personnel
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Gov. Dayton proclaims 'Acts of Kindness Week' statewide
friends & neighbors
Ecumen gets top rating from U.S. News & Worldwide Report
MRCA Inducts Fun Ta Boot Resort owners into MN Hospitality Hall of Fame, honors Fair Hills employee as Operator of the Year
Minnesota fuel costs down 3.2 cents per gallon
Jobs aplenty: Becker County's unemployment rate is lowest it's been in decades
Fuel cost down 2.6 cents last week
'Member of the Family': New book captures both the allure and horror of Charles Manson
Medora Christmas tour en route to Detroit Lakes: Musical set for Dec. 15 at George Simson Auditorium
'Rock & Roll Christmas' returns to DL's Holmes Theatre on Dec. 14
Dallas Holm to perform at The Refuge in DL this Sunday
'Winter Harvest' is in: New commemorative book on ice harvesting to be launched Saturday at BC Museum
Tom & Bertha
Robert and Marilynn Halverson
Jacob "Jake" Arntson
Blanch A. Olson
Lynn Hummel Column: Four blank walls
Lawmakers must be open about harassment allegations
Letter: Trump was right to cut size of national monuments
Lee Hamilton column: Balancing out the lobbyists
Updated: Winona LaDuke column: With Franken, Dems threw out baby with the bathwater
Blane Klemek column: Classic or modern, snowshoes are lots of fun
Brad Laabs column:Changes coming for northern pike fishing
Extremely rare Canada lynx spotted in northern Minnesota forest
Wild turkeys present hunting challenge
The smart move now is: Stay off the ice!
Welcome to the dark side: Local museum's first 'After Dark' event brings sold-out crowds
His way to Broadway: Minnesota’s De’Lon Grant has made his Broadway debut in ‘Come from Away’
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
pine to palm
Israelson qualifies for U.S. Amateur
Defending champ to skip Pine to Palm for pro pursuits
Pine to Palm: Thursday Spotlight
83rd Pine to Palm
Welle returning to defend Pine to Palm championship
November 30, 2017
Under construction: A number of local businesses are undergoing improvements in the area
November 30, 2017 - 5:00pm
October 18, 2017
Cruisin' (and improvin') the strip: City of Detroit Lakes proposes changes to West Lake Drive
Detroit Lakes's "strip," West Lake Drive, is set to be resurfaced Thursday, somewhat of a temporary fix until a bigger plan unfolds. The complete...
October 18, 2017 - 10:12am
October 11, 2017
Construction begins on $18 million airport runway extension project
City and county officials gathered at the end of the main runway at the Detroit Lakes-Becker County Airport Monday morning to officially break...
October 11, 2017 - 7:30pm
July 31, 2017
Highway 113 culvert project begins Aug. 3, detour starts Aug. 7
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. - Motorists on Highway 113 east of Waubun will encounter lane closures beginning Thursday, Aug. 3, and a detour starting Monday, Aug. 7, as crews begin work on a culvert project. Crews will line or replace several culverts along two sections of Highway 113. All...
July 31, 2017 - 10:58am
July 14, 2017
West leg of Highway 59, County Road 22 roundabout opens
The final leg of the Highway 59 and Becker County Road 22 roundabout south of Detroit Lakes has opened to traffic. Drivers can now access all four legs of the roundabout. Minor delays may continue through July as crews install pavement markings and complete cleanup work. The project...
July 14, 2017 - 3:27pm
June 12, 2017
130th Avenue at County Road 22 closes today
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. - The intersection of Becker County Road 22 and 130th Avenue south of Detroit Lakes will close to all traffic on Monday, June 12, as crews continue work near the new Highway 59 / County Road 22 roundabout. Motorists will need to use an alternate route for about...
June 12, 2017 - 8:44am
May 19, 2017
County Road 22 closed at Highway 59
The west leg of the Highway 59/County Road 22 intersection is closed and will remain closed until the completion of the roundabout project. The Minnesota Department of Transportation planned to maintain access from southbound Highway 59 to westbound County Road 22 during the current...
May 19, 2017 - 1:04pm
May 7, 2017
Highway 59 resurfacing between Winger and Ogema to begin May 8
BEMIDJI, Minn. — Motorists on Highway 59 will experience lane closures and delays between Winger and Ogema as crews begin a resurfacing project on Monday, May 8. An open house will be held on May 9 from 12:30 to 3:30 p.m. at the White Earth Tribal and Community College (2250...
May 7, 2017 - 9:00am
May 1, 2017
Highway 32 resurfacing project begins May 1
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. - Motorists on Highway 32 will encounter intermittent lane closures between Highway 10 and Highway 34 starting Monday, May 1, when a resurfacing project begins. Drivers should expect minimal traffic impacts for the first two weeks of the project while crews work...
May 1, 2017 - 10:23am
March 6, 2017
The roads well traveled: Popular DL roads to see new construction
West Avenue, along with portions of both Willow Street and West Lake Drive in the city of Detroit Lakes, will be getting major facelifts within the next three to four years. The upgrades to West Avenue and the east end of Willow Street were given the green light at a special meeting...
March 6, 2017 - 11:00am
February 16, 2017
LREC bringing natural gas to rural communities
Lake Region Electric Cooperative (LREC) will be participating in a joint effort to deliver natural gas to the Deer Creek and Parkers Prairie areas. Construction of natural gas distribution infrastructure will begin this spring. The $1.6 million investment by LREC is expected to have...
February 16, 2017 - 10:00am
November 3, 2016
Major state highway projects wrap up as 2016 road construction season comes to an end
Motorists are starting to see the benefits of the 2016 road construction season as many of the state's 246 construction projects wrap up for the season, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation. Some of the big projects completed this year include the Dresbach Bridge...
November 3, 2016 - 5:18am
October 6, 2016
Fairfield hotel, Holiday station projects on target for 2017 opening
It's been a busy summer for business development in Detroit Lakes, from the opening of McKinley Plaza in late August, to ongoing construction...
October 6, 2016 - 9:08am
May 25, 2016
Hwy. 59 turn lanes to be built this week
Motorists on Highway 59 north of Pelican Rapids may encounter brief delays this week, as crews construct turn lanes. A southbound right turn lane will be added for a new hotel development at Dunvilla, just north of Highway 34. Crews will also extend a northbound bypass lane in the...
May 25, 2016 - 10:41am
May 15, 2016
Hwy 9 detour to begin
Motorists on Highway 9 south of Ada will experience a detour beginning May 23 as crews replace the bridge over the Wild Rice River. The detour follows Norman County Road 24 located three miles east of Ada to County Road 39 near Borup. It is expected to last about four months, weather...
May 15, 2016 - 5:35am