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Congressman Peterson's meeting with 'Ikes' tonight is cancelled
Capitol Chatter: Dayton lofts bonding hail Mary pass
New sailboat decorations added to beachfront: Ice Harvest Committee donation is thanks for community's support
DL's Leonard Thielen--Adam Thielen's grandpa--recounts his days as an ice harvester
Court backs Team Industries in injured worker case
Freeman stars on shorthanded diving lineup at California Baptist
Area college track update
NCE/U-H takes down D-G-F on the road, 57-46
ULTRA snowmobile club membership meeting Jan. 25
Laker ski teams compete at Bemidji Pursuits
'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
Social Security supports veterans, active duty military personnel
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
friends & neighbors
MN gas cost rises more than six cents per gallon
Student video contest registration open: Cash prizes for schools and students
Your legal rights: Beware of utility shut-off scams
Keepin' it old 'skool': Old Skool Boutique in Lake Park expands inventory
Salute to Business & Industry
Lantern lit loveliness: Itasca State Park to host special evening activities this Saturday
One-act play subsections set Jan. 25: Detroit Lakes cast to present Ibsen's 'A Doll's House'
Depth perception: Photo exhibit at DL's Trinity Lutheran is 'layered with meaning'
Why do we celebrate MLK Day?
Ed & JoAnne Lillis
Michael & Fern (Zayic) Olson
Tom & Bertha
Phoebe "Penny" Eleanor Avesia (Jensen) Barnick
Doris L. Mjolsness
Richard "Moon" Mellen
Cordell "Corky" Kittelson
Presidents need oversight and scrutiny
Here comes the plow - what do you do?
To curb climate change, cities need the right design
Tongue frozen to flagpole? It happens
Letter: Take a close look at plans for the DL beach area
Hawk or falcon? Tricks to ID look-alike bird species
Bad things happen out there if you aren't prepared
The ice angler's landing net: Alexandria's Dresch makes a product to help get more fish in the pail
Looking back on the year in the outdoors--and ahead to 2018
Thinking small: Wetlands are a whole other world
Minnesota Made: Enjoy some movies shot in the Lake of 10,000 Lakes
For the love of the homeless: DL native Luke Pechmann poses for animal adoption pin-up calendar
Welcome to the dark side: Local museum's first 'After Dark' event brings sold-out crowds
Minn. mom, former Olympic swimmer, competes for $1M on Survivor TV show
His way to Broadway: Minnesota’s De’Lon Grant has made his Broadway debut in ‘Come from Away’
Construction of ice palace to start today: Cold weather causes slight delay, but still on schedule
A frozen crop: Detroit Lake hosts first ice harvest in nearly 50 years
A frozen crop: Detroit Lake hosts first ice harvest in nearly 50 years
DL's first plunge into Polar Fest: A look back at the beginnings of the area's biggest winter festival
'The Legend of King Isbit': DL's ice palace to be inhabited by a very special royal guest
January 18, 2018
One injured after car hits ice, rolls on Highway 34
A Fargo woman suffered non life-threatening injuries Sunday after a west-bound Chevy Silverado traveling on Highway 34 in the Height of Land Township hit a patch of ice, entered the ditch, and rolled to a stop just after 4 p.m. Jennifer Lynnette Wickham, 18, the injured passenger,...
January 18, 2018 - 12:00pm
January 6, 2018
Four-vehicle crash near Perham leads to non-life-threatening injuries
PERHAM, Minn.—A four-vehicle crash in Otter Tail County sent two people to the hospital Friday evening. At 5:26 p.m., a 2013 GMC Sierra driven by Barbara Joanne Olson, 67, of Frazee, Minnesota, was southbound on County Road 60 when she attempted to cross U.S. Highway 10 about...
January 6, 2018 - 9:18am
January 4, 2018
Minn. woman airlifted for treatment after crashing into semi in Wadena County
WADENA COUNTY, Minn. — A Verndale, Minn., woman was airlifted to an area hospital Thursday, Jan. 4, after crashing into a semi. The Minnesota...
January 4, 2018 - 10:52pm
November 22, 2017
Three injured in crash that requires driver to be extracted from vehicle, extent of injuries unknown
Three area people were injured in a one-vehicle crash along the 32000 block of Highway 26 in the early hours of Nov. 21. According to a press...
November 22, 2017 - 11:34am
October 17, 2017
DL girl sustains minor injuries in collision with semi Monday evening
A Detroit Lakes girl sustained minor injuries after hitting a semi head-on at the intersection of Highway 34 and Roosevelt Avenue Monday evening....
October 17, 2017 - 10:19am
October 16, 2017
Hawley man killed, three others badly hurt in Becker County crash
ULEN, Minn. — A Hawley, Minn., man died and three other people were seriously injured in a two-vehicle crash that happened Sunday, Oct. 15,...
October 16, 2017 - 1:25pm
August 27, 2017
3 injured in two-vehicle crash in Detroit Lakes
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. - Three people were injured when a car rear-ended a minivan as the van tried to turn off Highway 59 into the Shady Hollow Flea Market on Sunday, Aug. 27, the Minnesota State Patrol reported. According to the report: Pamela Sue Linder, 62, Fergus Falls, was driving...
August 27, 2017 - 6:33pm
August 21, 2017
Boy dies, girl injured after rollover accident
MILLERVILLE, Minn. — A 9-year-old boy is dead and a 10-year-old girl is injured after a utility vehicle accident north of Millerville on Thursday afternoon, Aug. 17. The boy, Jon Thomas Dingwall, was driving a utility task vehicle in a hay field when it overturned on a slope and...
August 21, 2017 - 9:53am
UPDATE: Motorcyclist involved in collision with deer dies
A 54-year-old Lake Park man has died after injuries sustained on July 14, when the motorcycle he was driving collided with a deer in Becker County,...
July 21, 2017 - 9:27am
July 19, 2017
Charges filed against truck driver in crash that killed Vining teen: Jason Vadner had license suspended, revoked seven times prior to crash
Charges have now been filed against the semi truck driver that police say crossed the centerline of Highway 210, striking and and killing a 16-year-old Vining boy in April. Jason Vadner, 35, of Wheaton, is charged with criminal vehicular homicide/operate motor vehicle in grossly...
July 19, 2017 - 2:21pm
July 10, 2017
GoFundMe set up for local four-year-old struck by truck
Emma Larson, the four-year-old daughter of Aaron and Lauren Larson, is focused on something that many children her age love to do: blowing bubbles....
July 10, 2017 - 9:17am
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