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DL man gets jail time for meth
More than just a temporary fix: Rossman Elementary space issues include wonky layout, 40-year-old temporary classrooms
New sheriff in town: DNR creates Straight River Groundwater Management Area
Man sentenced for possessing stolen rifle
Aiming for cop, man hits girlfriend in face with cellphone
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When Bridgewater is cleared to play, Zimmer wants him in purple
Lakers wrestle their way into state competition
Goodhue stunned by North Woods
Flying south: Minnesota Flyers Optional Levels gymnasts to compete at state competition
Bluejays end Raiders’ season in consolation semis
Receiving housing benefits? A trip to Social Security may not be necessary
Turning back the pages
Lormis to attend UM-Morris this fall
Benscoter on dean's list at Mayville State
Richville couple welcomes daughter
Friends & Neighbors
Cabinets Plus now designing closets
And the Builder of the Year award goes to...
And the Shore-Master Dealer award goes to...
Reduce, reuse...repurpose: Local woman opens antique and thrift store in DL
Mistakes on Your Tax Return Could Lead to an Audit
Magical music moments: Spring concerts galore set for lakes area this week
Historic Moorhead buildings open for tours on April Fools' Day
Full WE Fest lineup announced
'Beauty and the Beast' debuts to magical $350M globally
Women on a roll: Female directors dominate at Fargo Film Festival
Rita A. Wicker
LuEtta J. Anderson
Lynn Hummel column: Some arguments you just can't win
Letter: Where is the love? No pay raise for MN libraries since 2009
A special church helps those with special needs
Public library offers on-the-go access with new app
Toxic fumes: Bill would help protect firefighters from cancer
Very bad news for bats in Becker County: White-nose syndrome, which wipes out bat colonies, is now killing them here
Blane Klemek column: Winter camping and trout fishing in the Boundary Waters
Brad Laabs column: Time to get ready for open-water fishing
Signs of spring: The lark and pasque flowers
Brad Laabs column: There's still quality lake ice for fishing
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'
A $10,000 drop in the bucket: Red Kettle campaign gets big boost from anonymous donor in DL
Pine to Palm
October 28, 2016
3 dead, another injured in shooting inside Minneapolis apartment
MINNEAPOLIS — Two teens and an adult male are dead after a shooting inside a Minneapolis apartment building on Friday, Sept. 30. A fourth victim, an adult woman, has been taken to a Minneapolis hospital with unknown injuries. Minneapolis Police Officer Cory Schmidt police...
October 28, 2016 - 1:01pm
October 22, 2016
Crime & Accidents
Friday, Oct. 7 At 1:46 p.m. a pontoon trailer was reported stolen. Sunday, Oct. 9 At 7:25 a.m. a caller reported a sign had been hit overnight on the 800 block of West Lake Drive. At 1:48 p.m. a burglary was reported on East Lake Tulaby Drive, where the doors of a cabin had been busted...
October 22, 2016 - 5:23am
October 19, 2016
Bond set for DL man in Moorhead arson/murder case
A man charged with killing a woman and setting a house on fire in Moorhead in June made an initial appearance in Clay County District Court on...
October 19, 2016 - 8:30am
October 10, 2016
Asking for answers: The American Legion sign was hit and damaged, no funding for replacement
The American Legion Post 15 Tank sign was recently hit by someone, and the Legion is asking the public if anyone has any information concerning...
October 10, 2016 - 4:13pm
October 8, 2016
Crime & Accidents
Friday, Sept. 30 At 2:09 p.m. a tool shed was burglarized on the 20000 block of Highway 21. At 11:22 p.m. the Detroit Lakes Fire Department responded to a call reporting smoke coming from a garage on the 28000 block of Paula Street. The DL Fire Department was on scene for about two...
October 8, 2016 - 1:26pm
October 1, 2016
Crime & accidents
Friday, Sept. 16 At 6:56 a.m. the Detroit Lakes Fire Department responded to a power line that caught fire on the 21000 block of Highway 21 near Sunlite Bar. The fire department was on the scene for about 12 minutes. At 7:33 a.m. a caller reported property damage done on the 20000...
October 1, 2016 - 5:00am
September 21, 2016
Woman accused of terrorizing boyfriend with gun
A Park Rapids woman was arrested Tuesday and faces three felony counts after her boyfriend accused her of assault and threatening to shoot him...
September 21, 2016 - 9:53am
September 19, 2016
Man shooting at squirrels puts Farmington schools on lockdown
FARMINGTON, Minn.—A man shooting at squirrels with a pellet gun on his property caused confusion Monday morning in Farmington as authorities...
September 19, 2016 - 1:18pm
St. Cloud mall attack suspect previously lived in Fargo
The 22-year-old St. Cloud man who injured nine people in a stabbing attack in a St. Cloud mall—Dahir Adan—previously lived in Fargo....
September 19, 2016 - 10:28am
September 18, 2016
Crime & accidents
Friday, Sept. 9 At 9:13 a.m. a caller reported the theft of several items from a residence on the 34000 block of Borah Road in Detroit Lakes. At 4:03 p.m. a caller reported the theft of a tablet computer from the 25000 block of Bear Clan Drive in White Earth. At 4:55 p.m. a caller...
September 18, 2016 - 5:00am
September 11, 2016
Crime & accidents
Friday, Sept. 2 At 6:55 p.m. a personal watercraft was stolen from the 14000 block of Tradewinds Road in Audubon. Saturday, Sept. 3 At 12:43 a.m. a caller reported a house was broken into in Callaway. At 12:25 p.m. a jet ski was reported stolen from the 11000 block of Maple Lodge...
September 11, 2016 - 5:00am
September 8, 2016
Saying 'he'd rather be in jail than at home,' man robs bank to avoid wife
A Kansas man robbed a bank last week in order to go to jail and avoid his wife, court documents showed. Lawrence John Ripple, 70, told his wife...
September 8, 2016 - 8:57am
September 7, 2016
Clay County deputies in armed standoff near bridge north of Ulen
Authorities in Clay County were dealing with an armed standoff on a bridge north of here Wednesday morning, Sept. 7. Clay County Sheriff Bill...
September 7, 2016 - 12:33pm
Violent crime can happen here
Just because we are a fairly small town doesn't mean we don't have big problems. Just like a sprawling metropolis, we have drug addicts, pedophiles, wife beaters, tax cheaters, drunk drivers, bullies, racists — pick your problem. Recommended for you Yes, on a percentage basis,...
September 7, 2016 - 10:28am
August 31, 2016
At least 2 arrested after protesters bind themselves to Dakota Access construction equipment
BISMARCK — Two people were arrested Wednesday morning, Aug. 31, and additional arrests were possible after protesters descended on a construction...
August 31, 2016 - 1:48pm