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One-room Minnesota schoolhouse student, now 96, and her teacher, 107, reunite
A contest for real saps: Vergas' Maple Syrup Festival to include syrup tasting contest
Al Franken, 'Giant of the Senate': Minnesota Senator visits Detroit Lakes, talks career pathways
Girl, 13, accused of leading SD police on high-speed chase in stolen SUV
A heartbreaking struggle: Homelessness in the region hard on elderly
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Goodhue takes down Raiders for second straight year
James Amdal, 97, in attendance at state quarterfinal
Lakes Figure Skating Club ends season with success
Journey To The Tourney: Lake Park-Audubon returns to state
Otters' late charge falls short in state opener
Thursday matters: Every day, His home in us
Food and fellowship: The Refuge continues to host free, weekly suppers
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Planning will help you see green in retirement
An evening of music and storytelling: Chinese entertainer Gao Hong to perform Thursday in NYM
Friends & Neighbors
Mistakes on Your Tax Return Could Lead to an Audit
Ryan Hanson Homes has new licensed realtor
Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Joins Essentia Health in Detroit Lakes
Back in business: Audubon Liquor Store purchased by brothers-in-law
Norby's recognized for 90 years of membership
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
'Wheel of Fortune' unfortunate guess goes viral
'Sesame Street' to welcome muppet character with autism
Lorraine M. Fingalson
Donald "Don" Darrell Schermerhorn
Donna Mae Graffis
Lyle E. Donley
Jeffrey M. Webber
Letter: 'Extreme vetting' is a sham--we're already as safe as we can be
Letter: Eken says attack against him by fellow senator was 'flat-out lie'
Another Republican wedge issue to divide Minnesotans?
Letter: 'Repeal and replace' plan means tax cuts for the rich, fewer health benefits for the American people
Now is the time for next Farm Bill
Signs of spring: The lark and pasque flowers
Brad Laabs column: There's still quality lake ice for fishing
Waiting for Woodie Camp: Young waterfowlers can attend free, weeklong summer camp
Blane Klemek column: Pileated woodpecker can hollow out trees like a buzzsaw
Brad Laabs column: Get your poop in a scoop and clean up the lake, anglers!
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
November 19, 2016
Six-point buck head butts Willmar deer hide business owner, but escapes with his hide
WILLMAR, Minn. — A six-point buck head-butted a rural Willmar business owner, jumped over counters and tipped over boxes before fleeing...
November 19, 2016 - 5:02am
November 9, 2016
Minnesota man found dead of gunshot wound in deer stand
CLOQUET, Minn. -- A Cloquet man has been found dead in his deer stand from a gunshot wound. Carlton County Sheriff Kelly Lake said the 73-year-old man had been deer hunting in Red Clover Township. Dispatchers received a call at 10:18 a.m. on Monday reporting the man had been found...
November 9, 2016 - 12:44pm
October 31, 2016
Firearms deer season opens Nov. 5
Get your blaze orange ready: Firearms deer season opens Saturday, Nov. 5 and runs through Nov. 13 in the Detroit Lakes area and throughout the...
October 31, 2016 - 9:04am
August 6, 2016
Deer numbers rise, licenses now on sale
Steadily growing deer populations may produce more deer sightings and slightly more harvest opportunities for hunters during the 2016 season, although one-deer limits remain in place for much of the state. “Hunters can look forward to seeing the growth in local deer populations...
August 6, 2016 - 5:30am
May 28, 2016
Deer management good but needs improvement
Management of white-tailed deer by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is sound, and the agency’s methods of estimating deer populations...
May 28, 2016 - 5:30am
April 26, 2016
Prosecution suspended in case of man accused of chasing deer with pontoon
MAHNOMEN, Minn. - Prosecution has been suspended in the case of a Moorhead man accused in Mahnomen County District Court of using his pontoon...
April 26, 2016 - 8:11am
March 28, 2016
Police chase ends when car hits deer
David William Keen Jr., 34, of Detroit Lakes, has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony fleeing a peace officer in a motor vehicle. According to court records, on March 1 a deputy pulled over his Volkswagon Passat for speeding on Highway 59 north of Detroit Lakes....
March 28, 2016 - 5:10am
February 17, 2016
Deer jumps between snowmobiler and his windshield
UPSALA, Minn. -- A Coon Rapids man was injured over the weekend when a deer jumped between him and the windshield of the snowmobile he was driving, the Morrison County Sheriff's Office reported. The sheriff's office was called at 5 p.m. Saturday to the snowmobile crash near 40th Street...
February 17, 2016 - 9:07am
November 11, 2015
Minnesota woman bags monstrous 11-point buck
OTTER TAIL COUNTY, Minn. - Michele Stroud of rural Underwood, Minn., did not even blink an eye. She bagged monster buck near her home in Otter...
November 11, 2015 - 8:39am
November 10, 2015
Entangled buck tows boat through Minnesota neighborhood
On a recent Monday morning, Ardy Stabs of Duluth’s Woodland neighborhood was hauling out his garbage when he saw something he’d never seen...
November 10, 2015 - 8:25am
November 7, 2015
The white-tail deer ranges across most of North America
Few animals come as well equipped to cope with the harshness of Mother Nature and the pressures that humanity has placed on their varied habitats as the white-tailed deer. Indeed, the species range across most of North America, in addition to Mexico and South America. White-tailed...
November 7, 2015 - 5:10am
October 9, 2015
Daring deer pays a visit to Otter Tail County woman's home
HENNING, Minn. - An Otter Tail County homeowner has quite the home invasion story to tell her grandkids. Thanks to her iPad, she has the proof. It...
October 9, 2015 - 1:52pm
October 7, 2015
Man is charged with animal cruelty after chasing buck with pontoon on area lake
A Moorhead man has been charged with animal cruelty and chasing a wild animal in a motor vehicle in the Sept. 6 drowning death of a buck on Tulaby Lake. The two misdemeanor charges were filed Tuesday in Mahnomen County District Court. Steven William Timm, 55, of Moorhead, is...
October 7, 2015 - 12:04pm
August 22, 2015
Deer lottery application deadline is Sept. 10
Firearms and muzzleloader hunters who want to harvest antlerless deer throughout much of Minnesota this hunting season are reminded they must purchase their license and apply for an antlerless permit by Thursday, Sept. 10, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources said. Antlerless...
August 22, 2015 - 5:20am
August 1, 2015
More deer seen after milder winter
Reports of good white-tailed fawn numbers are coming in from around Minnesota as a milder winter and a conservative approach to the 2014 hunting...
August 1, 2015 - 5:05am