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Enterprise may run county fleet
Washington Ave. project may grow
No pipeline plans for Becker - yet
Lodge unveiled at Detroit Mountain
Moorhead, Staples-Motley sweep DL in triangular
Lumberjacks boys blank Detroit Lakes 3-0
Lakers open season with win over D-G-F
XC: Boys first, girls second at Cardinal Invitational
Livermores, Gulon shine at Laker Pentathlon
In the Zone
Freezing herbs: Preserve those fresh summer flavors
Older driving safety: Warning signs and how to know when to stop driving
Medicare and Social Security enrollment handled separately
Essentia Health-St. Mary’s births
Friends & Neighbors
Independent stylist joins Shear Grace
July job loss doesn’t shake yearly gain
Williams named new sports editor in DL
Gas prices descend with end of summer
Sanford Health helping to build 300 clinics in Ghana
Steam Threshers Reunion coming up
‘Minnesota’s Lost Towns’ author in NYM Thursday
Shelter Fest postponed
The mysteries of history and more at your library
Perkins ready to give back to fans with weekend concerts in Medora
Pine to Palm Traditions
Tamarac Refuge: Come check out the climate and its changes
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
Dr. Mark Odland
Letter: ‘Gouen’ to miss Park
Letter: Combat climate change to preserve the outdoors
It’s very simple — don’t drink and drive
Why cater only to the loggers?
Climate change & pestilence
Brain matter or delicious mushroom?
Brad Laabs: Lots of favorite lakes, many ways to prepare fish
Blane Klemek: Mallards are perhaps the most widespread duck on Earth
Recreational activities to be expanded at MN SNA’s
Learn the basics of hunting upland birds at DNR clinic
Pine to Palm
December 30, 2011
Cops out in force New Year's weekend
Law enforcement will be out in full force on Minnesota roads looking for drunk drivers over the New Year's holiday weekend. State Patrol Lt. Eric Roeske says officials certainly want people to enjoy their celebrations, and are just asking that they make prior arrangements for sober...
December 30, 2011 - 12:49pm
December 15, 2010
Man wanted for slitting dog's throat arrested in Colorado
A 23-year-old Battle Lake man who was on the run after being accused of slitting his dog's throat was arrested at 2 a.m. today in Colorado on other charges, authorities said. An arrest warrant was issued in July for Benjamin Stavaas when he failed to appear at a court date on the...
December 15, 2010 - 5:22pm
October 5, 2010
Man involved in standoff with DL police committed to mental hospital for 6 months
The man who was involved in a 4½-hour standoff with police in Detroit Lakes two weeks ago has been committed to a hospital in Fergus Falls for treatment. After a closed hearing held Friday in Becker County District Court, David William Buethner, 37, was found to be "mentally ill...
Detroit Lakes / news / crime
October 5, 2010 - 2:01pm
June 22, 2010
Level 3 sex offender cuts ankle bracelet, skips town -- caught by DL police in Pelican Rapids
After a three-hour manhunt -- including about 90 minutes of public help -- Level 3 predatory offender Robert Baca was arrested in Pelican Rapids...
Detroit Lakes / news / crime
June 22, 2010 - 8:03pm
July 1, 2009
DL cops to work overtime, extra shifts for July 4
Police officers in Detroit Lakes know better than to expect to spend a leisurely Independence Day holiday with their families. With Detroit Lakes a destination town for the Fourth of July weekend, they know they'll be working long hours to keep order -- and this year is no exception. "We'll...
July 1, 2009 - 10:37am
December 14, 2008
Cops concerned about holiday crime wave
When hard times descend upon us, people commit more crimes. Angry, desperate, frustrated people, out of work or underemployed, have turned to committing car break-ins, burglaries, thefts and other petty crimes that add up to one sad societal picture, cops say. People are making...
crime / wave
December 14, 2008 - 12:00am
November 18, 2008
Grand Forks lawsuit: Cops joked after forcing man to stand in 42-below weather
GRAND FORKS - Jason Hickman told jurors Tuesday that he was forced to stand in subzero weather during a February traffic stop wearing torn jeans, a long-sleeve T-shirt, work boots and not much else. The 25-year-old said he turned his back to the wind and curled his shoulders inward...
November 18, 2008 - 12:00am
April 16, 2008
The following items were taken from reports at the Detroit Lakes Police Department and Becker County Sheriff's Department: Friday, April 11 -- At 9:10 p.m. a resident at Park manor apartments reported a male in dark clothing was trying to get into vehicles in the parking lot....
April 16, 2008 - 12:00am