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AgweekTV: Sczepanski Farm Insolvency
Crash near Ice Cracking Lake kills two, injures two
DL man sentenced for animal cruelty
Murder suspect bludgeoned Otter Tail County mother, son with pipe wrench, charges say
Dragon Open kicks off summer golf tournaments June 11
Vikings open season at home against 49ers, have four nationally televised games
Raiders down Patriots late in season-opening victory
NorthStar Academy team accepted into new hockey league
Summit to address football concerns in Minnesota
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
Snappy side: Festive Pomegranate Salad sure to shine on holiday menu
friends & neighbors
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
Ketter joins Mid-Minnesota as DL branch manager
Special music event coming to DL library April 24
What's coming up for arts and entertainment around the region
What's new in arts and entertainment around the region
Crawling with creativity: Detroit Lakes' 2nd Annual Art Crawl set for April 19-21
Stories sought for new musical set in Otter Tail County
Lottie Ann Thomas
Merle R. Meyer
George B. Scarborough
Family of slain child says multiple people called Otter Tail County social services
Letter: Help make these school projects community plans
Letter: Thumbs up to all you snowplow drivers
Letter: An alternative DL school building plan
Divided loyalties--don't be quick to judge
Ice-out shaping up to be late: Brutally cold April will impact May fishing opener
Wild turkey a success story in Minnesota
Snowy start to steelhead season: Despite snowstorm, Brule River anglers turn out for opener
Now is the time to clean, repair your birdhouses
Let's bring back the fishing pier at Dunton Locks
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 3, 2017
‘He was always there, cheering us on’: Victim of plane crash in Moorhead remembered as devoted father, builder
MOORHEAD -- Sons of a Breckenridge area man who died Sunday evening, July 2, in a plane crash near Moorhead remembered their father on Monday,...
July 3, 2017 - 7:00pm
June 26, 2017
Two-car crash sends four to the hospital
A vehicle collision on Highway 210 sent four to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries at 7 p.m. Friday, June 23.
June 26, 2017 - 2:54pm
June 20, 2017
One injured in Highway 59 head-on crash
A woman suffered non-life threatening injuries in a Highway 59 crash just before 9 a.m. today, June 20. A Ford Ranger, driven by Ervin Marvin...
June 20, 2017 - 1:10pm
May 26, 2017
UPDATE: One dies, one injured in head-on crash on Hwy 34 east of DL
Timothy Alan Lee, 32, of Grand Forks, North Dakota suffered fatal injuries in a head-on collision on Highway 34 near Becker County 29 on Wednesday...
May 26, 2017 - 9:50am
May 10, 2017
Man dies in tractor crash leaving him pinned against tree
A 77-year-old man is dead after a crash left him pinned between a tractor and a tree along the 28000 block of Tower Road today. The Becker County Sheriff's Office received a call concerning the crash just before 3 p.m. (May 10) and responded to the scene, along with the Detroit Lakes...
May 10, 2017 - 8:28pm
May 1, 2017
One airlifted another injured in ATV accident involving alcohol
ULEN, Minn.—Alcohol was involved in what's described as a serious ATV and dirt bike crash. The Clay County Sheriff's Department says it happened...
May 1, 2017 - 10:18am
April 26, 2017
As April snow hits, driver killed in Otter Tail County crash
NEW YORK MILLS, Minn. -- A late April return to winter weather made for slippery driving conditions here Wednesday morning, April 26, likely...
April 26, 2017 - 1:00pm
April 14, 2017
Henning teen killed after semi truck driver swerved, hitting him head-on
VINING, Minn. -- A 16-year-old boy was killed as he was driving to school Thursday, April 13, after a semi crossed over the centerline on a Otter...
April 14, 2017 - 1:30pm
April 13, 2017
UPDATE: Authorities investigate deadly crash in Otter Tail County
Otter Tail County, Minn. (WDAY/WDAZ-TV)--Authorities in Otter Tail County are investigating a deadly crash. It happened around 6 Thursday morning...
April 13, 2017 - 3:53pm
April 4, 2017
Several injured in rear-end crash on Highway 59 Monday
An accident with injuries was reported Monday afternoon on Northbound Highway 59 at Becker County Road 18, Ogema. According to the State Patrol, a 2003 Chevrolet S truck was in the turn lane from northbound Highway 59 to turn westbound onto Becker County Road 18. A 2006 Buick Terraza...
April 4, 2017 - 11:30am
March 7, 2017
Motorcyclist and passenger injured after hitting a stray dog along Highway 200
A motorcyclist and passenger both suffered non-life threatening injuries Monday afternoon when they struck a dog that ran into Highway 200 where...
March 7, 2017 - 2:31pm
February 13, 2017
Mahnomen man injured in rollover on icy Highway 200
A Mahnomen man was injured when his car ran off an icy Highway 200 this morning. Jon Paul Weever, 42, of Mahnomen was transported to the Mahnomen hospital with minor, non-life-threatening injuries, according to the State Patrol. He was wearing a seatbelt and no alcohol was found in...
February 13, 2017 - 11:21am
Hawley teen injured in rollover on icy Highway 10
A Hawley teen was injured in a rollover crash Friday evening on an icy Highway 10. Connor Marcus Ness, 16, of Hawley, was transported to Sanford Health hospital in Fargo with non-life-threatening injuries, according to the State Patrol. He was wearing a seatbelt and no alcohol was...
February 13, 2017 - 10:14am
February 7, 2017
'He has a guardian angel,' relative says of toddler who survived head-on crash
DEER CREEK, Minn. — A 2-year-old boy was the only survivor of a head-on crash Sunday, Feb. 5, that killed his mother and another...
February 7, 2017 - 8:56am
February 6, 2017
Both drivers die in head-on collision near Deer Creek Sunday; 2-year-old boy survives
The drivers of both vehicles were killed in a head-on collision Sunday afternoon near Deer Creek in Otter Tail County. The names were not released pending notification of relatives. According to the State Patrol, a 2001 Chevy Tracker, driven by a 63-year-old Parkers Prairie woman,...
February 6, 2017 - 11:51am