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DL man suffers gunshot wound
Exploring the lakes' winged wonders: Detroit Lakes' 20th Annual Festival of Birds set for May 18-21
Tax preparer accused of not paying her taxes
Level four special education facilities in the works
Klobuchar bill aims to bring in more rural doctors
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Roth earns all-tournament honors at Summit Championship
Norman County West in danger of losing fall and winter sports
Area kids place at state free throw competition
Smith Leads Huskers at Big Ten Championships
Little Lakers Boys Basketball summer camp registration
It's National Stress Awareness Month: Take some time to unwind
Answering the call: Lake Park family to become long-term missionaries in Africa
Column: Christianity and "being cool"
Cuisine meets culture: LP-A International Foods class learns to prepare dishes native to variety of cultures
Column: Into the light
Friends & Neighbors
‘It was time to pass the baton’: Dean’s Country Market in Perham, NY Mills sold to Central Market owners
Midwest Workwear has new store manager
Two in one: Magnolia's moves to new building, rents extra space to massage therapist
Essentia Health St. Mary's staff honored, donate to nonprofits
DL Public Utilities recognized for electric reliability
A night dressed in neon: Holmes Theatre's Motion fundraiser to feature Post Traumatic Funk Syndrome
It's Shakespeare... with an apocalyptic twist: Detroit Lakes High School's spring play views British history through a zombie-infested lens
Column: Mosquitoes sometimes more than just annoying: Insect's bite can transmit malaria, which is fatal if left untreated
Associate justice and former Vikings great Alan Page speaking April 24 in Fergus Falls
New artist exhibit opens this week at DL's Trinity Lutheran Church
Mathew R. Veronen
Janice Erickson Dollinger
Janice L. Herman
Letter: War with North Korea would be a big mistake
Other Opinions: It's working, don't give up on effort to clean up Great Lakes
Letter: Doctors are on your side, elected officials should be, too
Earth Day--by the numbers
Lynn Hummel column: Grunting helps get the job done
Column: Whistling past the graveyard--wood ducks make big comeback
Brad Laabs column: Enjoy hunting panfish until 'fishing opener' May 12
Brad Laabs column: Ice is gone, get ready to launch your boat
Outdoors column: Wild turkeys are a Minnesota success story
Blane Klemek column: Little bird that could: the northern saw-whet owl
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
Severe Weather Announcements (2)
October 29, 2013
ND-bound pilot who crashed in Minn. owned flooring firm
PRINCETON, Minn. - The pilot who died in a Monday crash near the Princeton airport owned a floor-sanding business and was leaving on a hunting trip to North Dakota. Kevin Covlin, 51, died in the crash, but his hunting dog survived. Just last week, the Princeton Union-Eagle printed...
October 29, 2013 - 12:01pm
September 3, 2013
DL man victim in dirt bike crash near Hunter, ND
The Cass County Sheriff’s Office Tuesday released the identity of a man who died Monday in a dirt bike crash near Hunter. John J. Housholder, 46, of Detroit Lakes was injured on a private dirt track while riding a dirt bike about 1 p.m. Monday, said Capt. Mitch Burris of the...
September 3, 2013 - 3:01pm
June 26, 2013
Seaplane crash-lands on Ely lake; no injuries
ELY, Minn. - A small seaplane apparently crash-landed Tuesday afternoon onto Shagawa Lake in Ely, the St. Louis County Sheriff’s Office reported. Its two passengers were not injured. A 911 call came in to the county dispatch center at 12:55 p.m. about a 2000 Aviat Husky plane...
June 26, 2013 - 8:06am
May 28, 2013
17-year-old girl hurt in one-vehicle crash near Fosston
A 17-year-old girl was injured in a one-vehicle crash Saturday evening near Fosston, Minn. According to a spokesman for the Polk County Sheriff’s Office in Crookston, the girl was alone in the vehicle when the crash happened about six miles northeast of Fosston, which is about...
May 28, 2013 - 8:24am
April 9, 2013
Pilot killed in crash wasn't rated to fly in fog
Duluth pilot Kevin Ferris, who died in a small-plane crash after flying into fog in northwestern Minnesota on March 29, did not have the instrument rating recommended for the weather conditions forecast for his destination of Moorhead, Minn., according to a federal transportation...
April 9, 2013 - 9:30am
February 7, 2013
Morning crash at major PR intersection stalls traffic, buses, causes no injuries
A crash Thursday morning at a major intersection west of Park Rapids snarled commuter traffic to and from Detroit Lakes and slowed school bus...
February 7, 2013 - 9:30am
October 18, 2012
Alleged drunken driver charged with felonies in fiery Highway 75 crash last week
MOORHEAD - An arrest warrant has been issued for a Minot, N.D., woman who faces felony charges for allegedly causing a fiery crash on Highway 75 north of Moorhead last week that injured an elderly couple and herself. According to a complaint filed with the charges, the driver was...
October 18, 2012 - 12:02pm
May 29, 2012
Three hurt in broadside collision near Dent
Three people were injured in a broadside crash today near Dent. The accident occurred when a 2003 Chevy Malibu, northbound on Otter Tail County Road 125, went through a stop sign at the Highway 108 junction. The Malibu was hit broadside by a 1997 Plymouth passenger van traveling...
May 29, 2012 - 3:17pm
April 30, 2012
Rollover on West Lake Sallie sends three to emergency room
Two accidents involving young people were reported in Becker County on Saturday. At 6:15 p.m. three young men were injured when their vehicle left the roadway and rolled on West Lake Sallie Drive. Nicholas Paulson, 22, of rural Detroit Lakes, Aaron Kalberer, 20, of rural Detroit...
April 30, 2012 - 10:40am
July 5, 2010
Motorcyclist seriously injured after vehicle runs over him on Hwy 10 east of Moorhead
A collision between a motorcycle and a vehicle east of Moorhead early today remains under investigation. Pour Naderi, 24, of Fargo, and Michael Nelson, 55, of Dilworth, were traveling westbound on Highway 10 at the intersection of Highway 9, about 10 miles east of Moorhead. According...
July 5, 2010 - 12:40pm
June 18, 2010
Bemidji woman injured in crash near Battle Lake
A Bemidji woman was injured in a broadside accident Friday afternoon near Battle Lake. The accident was reported at 1:39 p.m. at Highway 210 and Highway 78. Sherry L. Tucker, 61, of Bemidji was transported by Ringdahl Ambulance to Lake Region Hospital with non life-threatening...
June 18, 2010 - 10:46pm
May 28, 2010
Frazee man injured in Wednesday crash
A Frazee man was injured Wednesday evening after his pickup truck clipped the rear end of a car parked on the shoulder of Highway 87, went into the ditch, and rolled. The 1998 Chevrolet pickup was driven by Chad A. Englehart, 31, who suffered non life-threatening injuries, according...
May 28, 2010 - 3:54pm
April 8, 2009
Fatal crashes under investigation by Patrol
Unbelted motorists represented seven of the last 10 traffic fatalities in March, The following unbelted fatal crashes remain under investigation by the State Patrol: March 2 at 5:19 p.m., Hwy. 53 in St. Louis County -- Donald Anderson, 72, of Duluth, was the passenger in a...
April 8, 2009 - 11:01am
February 25, 2009
Woman drives into Crookston bus
A woman drove a vehicle into a Crookston school bus Tuesday after school, injuring her self but not the six kids on board the bus. A dispatcher in the Polk County Sheriff's Office said the woman failed to yield and drove into the bus about 4 p.m. in Crookston. The woman was taken...
February 25, 2009 - 8:46am
February 20, 2009
Judge's ruling pending in bus crash that killed Pelican Rapids girl
A judge is expected to decide soon whether to allow charges against a bus driver for a fatal crash to move forward. Loren Ernst, 69, of Moorhead was charged of criminal vehicular homicide, criminal vehicular injury and criminal vehicular operation. However, his attorney has contested...
February 20, 2009 - 8:52am