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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
County museum abloom with events this weekend
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
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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
January 5, 2018
Crookston woman tried to steal truck from FedEx employee who stopped to helped her, charges say
A Crookston woman has been accused of forcing her son to run away with her and trying to steal a FedEx truck from an employee who tried to help...
January 5, 2018 - 9:20am
December 1, 2017
Home-grown talent: Crookston siblings--triplets and a single--may be featured on HGTV as reality house-flipping stars
CROOKSTON, Minn. — Ever since they were about 6 or 7 years old, the Adams children have helped their parents work on renovating older homes...
December 1, 2017 - 3:00pm
June 14, 2017
Beauty one board at a time: Rural Minnesota couple builds custom walls, decor and furniture with reclaimed barn wood
CROOKSTON, Minn. — How much wood could a woodchuck chuck if a woodchuck could chuck wood? Well, that depends. If the woodchuck is named...
June 14, 2017 - 3:10pm
May 5, 2017
When good customer service goes bad: Man sought in connection to Crookston death makes pit stop in DL, arrested in Twin Cities
Any local business owner will tell you good customer service is the key to getting customers back in the door. But even though the service is...
May 5, 2017 - 11:40am
May 3, 2017
Police searching wide area for man after woman found dead in Crookston home
CROOKSTON, Minn. -- A woman is dead and police say they are searching for man she lived with after her body was found in an apartment in downtown...
May 3, 2017 - 7:48pm
No more snow days in Minnesota schools? E-learning may be answer
ST. PAUL—With a bill introduced in the Minnesota House of Representatives that would allow school districts to turn snow days into "e-learning"...
March 3, 2017 - 10:55am
Mailman, delivering package to Minn. home, faces bestiality charge
CROOKSTON, Minn. — A Polk County mailman faces felony charges after prosecutors say he broke into a customer's garage and engaged in a sexual...
March 3, 2017 - 10:14am
September 22, 2016
Lakers use strong second half to sweep Pirates
Detroit Lakes completed the season sweep of Crookston in girls soccer Tuesday as the Lakers peppered the Pirate net for 44 shots in a 5-0 shutout...
September 22, 2016 - 1:01pm
TENNIS: Shorthanded Lakers drop two at Bemidji triangular
The Laker tennis team dropped a pair of matches at Bemidji playing without top singles player Grace Kinney and Makenna Duncan, DL’s no. 3 singles player. Bemidji swept the shorthanded Lakers 7-0, while Crookston won five of seven matches against DL. “Anytime your number one is...
September 22, 2016 - 10:50am
September 19, 2016
DL swimmers dominate Pirate Invitational
The Laker swimming and diving team continued an unbeaten streak to start the season putting up 301 points, nearly three times as many as runners-up Crookston at the Pirate Invitational Thursday.
September 19, 2016 - 4:28pm
August 31, 2016
SOCCER: Laker girls pick up first road win at Crookston
Karrigan Hallisey pushed her goal-scoring streak to three games and Emily Larson and Ava Steinmetz added goals in a 3-1 road victory over Crookston Tuesday night in the Lakes to Prairie Conference soccer opener for both teams. DL dominated play outshooting the Pirates 16-3 allowing...
August 31, 2016 - 11:31am
August 19, 2016
Bollig signs with UMC baseball
Josh Bollig will join Legion baseball teammate Parker Hanson at the University of Minnesota-Crookston after signing a letter of intent to play...
August 19, 2016 - 9:18am
August 9, 2016
Golden Eagles baseball lands standout Parker Hanson
Detroit Lakes summer baseball fans were treated to the final Legion baseball season of Parker Hanson’s career where he again proved he is a...
August 9, 2016 - 8:18am
April 29, 2016
Lakers split at home triangular
The Laker tennis team split two matches at Thursday’s home triangular falling 7-0 to the No. 7-ranked team in Class A Crookston and bouncing...
April 29, 2016 - 8:52am
April 25, 2016
GOLF: Laker boys win at Jordan Invitational
Wyatt Blomseth, Ben Unruh and Isaac Cihak placed in the top 10 to lead the Laker boys golf team to victory at the fifth annual Jordan Invitational at Ridges at Sand Creek Saturday. “Wyatt had a great two days,” Laker head coach Bob Gorden said. Blomseth shot 78 and 74 for a team-low...
April 25, 2016 - 11:40am