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MnDOT adds North Star Route to U.S. bicycle system
Local National Guard unit wins acclaim during grueling training in Mojave Desert
DL man faces first-degree drug charge for meth
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Offensive woes continue for Laker girls
Pelican Rapids completes sweep at Frazee
Viking girls hold on for win at Frazee
Wrestlers looking to jump back in section mix
Wittner takes over Hornet basketball program
Want to be a snowbird?: Here’s what you should know before ‘taking flight’
In search of cultural identity in a new country
Establishing an early homestead in Becker County (Part 2 of 3)
Reacting the christian way
Friends & Neighbors
Average MN gas prices up 5 cents
Styles on Willow has a new hair stylist
Essentia Health welcomes family medicine physician in Park Rapids
Is your sewer skewered?: Local man designs system to prevent frozen sewer vents
Essentia Health welcomes orthopedic surgeon in Detroit Lakes
Grace Lutheran to host Holiday Vendor Fair
'World's best tribute to young Elvis' comes to Detroit Lakes Saturday
Area students participating in Concordia Christmas Concerts
Award-winning country artist Phil Vassar coming to Shooting Star Friday
Great American Think-Off solicits questions for anniversary debate
Diana Lynn Aker
Helen C. Erickson
Eugene (Gene) A. Nelson
Melvin Martin Goodman
Jeffrey Lee Olds
Mourning a friend who survived Pearl Harbor--and helped win WWII
Guest editorial: Don't ditch local businesses this Christmas
Does penalizing airlines for customer service infractions do any good?
Don't curse the clouds, they have surprising benefits
Editorial: Becker County scams - why can't we stop them?
It's December, bring on the ice fishing!
This is the time to go after trophy muskies
Wanted: More deer hunters in Minnesota
Now is the time to plan a Boundary Waters trip
Lot of activity as autumn turns towards winter
An explosion of everything Christmas: Detroit Lakes woman creates holiday wonderland in her home
'In Spite of Heroin': Area mom pens book about surviving twin sons’ addiction
MN children's book author coming to DLCCC Thursday
Tuxes & Tails: Rescued dogs, tuxedo’d handlers to strut their stuff on the runway this coming Friday
'An Andy and Bing Christmas': Former NFL player to bring classic Christmas show to DL
Pine to Palm
Severe Weather Announcements (3)
December 7, 2016
Two hurt in separate crashes on icy Highway 10 east of Lake Park Friday
Two people were injured in separate crashes on an icy Highway 10 east of Lake Park Friday evening. At about 8 p.m. a 1993 Chevy C1500 pickup truck driven by Chad M. Christianson, 27, of Moorhead, was westbound on Highway 10. It left the roadway due to weather, and rolled into the...
December 7, 2016 - 10:18am
November 2, 2016
Man hurt in car-semi crash in Lake Park
A Moorhead man was injured Tuesday after his car rear-ended a semi and caught fire on Highway 10 in Lake Park. James H. Stenerson, 86, of Moorhead suffered non-life threatening injuries. He was taken to Sanford Hospital in Fargo, according to the State Patrol. The driver of the semi,...
November 2, 2016 - 8:26am
November 1, 2016
Lake Park man injured in Highway 10 crash
A Lake Park man was injured in a broadside collision Saturday morning on Highway 10. Arlen E. Nelson, 47, of Lake Park suffered non-life threatening injuries, according to the State Patrol. He was taken to Essentia St. Mary's Hospital in Detroit Lakes. He was wearing a seat belt....
November 1, 2016 - 1:24pm
September 30, 2016
How to survive a crash with a power pole
Power poles don't seem like an enticing topic for an editorial, but if this information saves a life it is well worth the space. According to the National Safety Council, one in 113 people die in a motor vehicle accident. If the driver or passengers survive the accident, the risk...
September 30, 2016 - 5:00pm
September 29, 2016
Driver of potato truck injured in crash near Perham
A Wisconsin man was injured Thursday morning, Sept. 29, when the potato truck he was driving crashed and rolled near Perham. According to a report...
September 29, 2016 - 9:58am
September 14, 2016
High-speed motorcycle chase leads to crash
The State Patrol says a Wadena man was injured after leading police on a high-speed chase and crashing his motorcycle Friday a few miles northeast of Maplewood State Park. Blaine J. Cooper, 20, of Wadena suffered non-life-threatening injuries in the crash and was taken to Essentia...
September 14, 2016 - 9:01am
September 12, 2016
Highway 10 crash sends 2 to the hospital
Two people were sent to the hospital Sunday, Sept. 11, after a crash on Highway 10. The Minnesota Highway Patrol says three people from Hawley,...
September 12, 2016 - 8:28am
September 8, 2016
Mahnomen man critically injured in crash
A Mahnomen man was seriously injured Thursday morning, Sept. 8, when the pickup he was driving veered off Highway 59 south of Mahnomen and struck...
September 8, 2016 - 12:43pm
September 4, 2016
NAME RELEASED: Pedestrian dies after being struck by pickup near Detroit Lakes
DETROIT LAKES, Minn.—A pedestrian was walking along Highway 59 north of Detroit Lakes Thursday evening, Sept. 1, when the person was struck...
September 4, 2016 - 3:26am
September 1, 2016
Woman injured in single-car crash near Ada
ADA, Minn.—One person was injured early Wednesday, Aug. 31, when the car she was driving left the road and crashed in rural Norman County....
September 1, 2016 - 8:35am
August 31, 2016
Frazee Crash injures three
Three people were injured when a Jeep and a Chevy Impala collided at Highway 10 and County Road 60 between Frazee and Perham in Otter Tail County Friday. According to the State Patrol, the 2006 Jeep was traveling eastbound on County Road 60. The 2015 Impala was traveling westbound...
August 31, 2016 - 10:07am
Firefighter charged in fatal highway crash
A firefighter from Michigan was charged in Anoka County District Court on Monday after reportedly causing a freeway crash that killed two of his fellow firefighters and injured six others as they drove one of their trucks to Utah to fight a wildfire. Michael A. Johnson, 28, of Baraga,...
August 31, 2016 - 10:04am
August 17, 2016
Three injured in rear-end crash near Detroit Lakes
Three people were injured in a rear-end collision near here Sunday, Aug. 14. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, a Ford Escape driven by Jason Bristlin, 49, of Hawley, was stopped on Highway 59 to make a left turn around 3 p.m. when it was hit by a Volkswagon Beetle driven by...
August 17, 2016 - 11:41am
Pickup crashes near Lake Park after driver suffers fatal medical issue
The driver of a pickup suffered a fatal medical issue while driving on Highway 10 near Lake Park Monday afternoon, Aug. 15, causing the pickup to leave the road and crash, according to a report released by the Minnesota State Patrol. According to the State Patrol: The driver of the...
August 17, 2016 - 11:21am
March 25, 2014
Pilot error cited in fatal 2013 crash near Hawley
HAWLEY, Minn. – An airplane crash near here last March was the fault of the 48-year-old pilot it killed, according to federal investigators. Kevin Ferris, a Moorhead High School and Minnesota State University Moorhead graduate who owned a flower shop in Duluth, shouldn’t have...
March 25, 2014 - 8:33pm