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Weather Alerts: Blizzard Watch Monday Night and Tuesday
Camp dedicated to military kids
Aaron's Weather Talk: March
Warming Up In March
DL man sentenced for threatening cop
Olson, Freeman qualify for state swimming and diving meet
Tuesday night's girls playoff game postponed
Lucky Leprechaun 5K Fun Run March 14
Frazee's Tanner Reetz gets redemption with state wrestling title
DL advances to 8AAA basketball section final
Tuesday Matters: Everyday Talking
Monday Matters: Everyday I Should
Turning back the pages
Learn more about Babe
Park Hotel was first hotel on corner
Friends & Neighbors
Arctic Cat acquires riding gear company
Gas prices up again in Minnesota, nation
Marco Inc. purchases IT company, Solbrekk
Manufacturers to meet, talk exporting
Credit Union branch opening in DL location
Knights of Columbus to hold fish fry
Wood, Stoddard to play in NYM Saturday
Honor local physicians on Doctor’s Day, March 30
Ladysmith Black Mambazo’s unique sound has brought long-lived success
Easton Corbin plays Shooting Star this Friday
Resolve debate over oil conditioning vs. stabilizing
Workforce housing key to economic growth
Do your part to stop pest, AIS invasions
Letter: Congress should protect Minnesota’s waterways
Today is a goner and not worth haggling over
The wildlife of MN: The pileated woodpecker
Now is a good time to prep for open water season
The European starling is a transplant to North America
Ice house removal dates here
Take a trip for early open water fishing
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
Severe Weather Announcements (12)
December 31, 2010
Highway 10, Interstate 94 reopens in Minnesota, but roads closed in North Dakota
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. -- Interstate 94 between Moorhead and Alexandria re-opened at 10:30 this morning, along with Highway 10 between Moorhead and Detroit Lakes. The Minnesota Department of Transportation and the Minnesota State Patrol announced the roads would reopen in a joint statement. However,...
December 31, 2010 - 1:36pm
Authorities continue rescuing motorists and look to clear roadways as second blizzard bears down
FARGO - After a night of dramatic rescues in a blinding blizzard, authorities in Cass and Clay counties took to the highways this morning to...
December 31, 2010 - 1:30pm
December 29, 2010
No pay raise for county commissioners next year
Once again, Becker County commissioners failed to get a pay raise for next year, and once again they have no one to blame but themselves. The board on Tuesday unanimously approved a resolution keeping their pay and per diem rates unchanged from this year. Commissioners are paid...
December 29, 2010 - 10:23am
Morast: Abbi Noah is back to reality
It's easy to feel like we "know" Abbi Noah. After all, we watched the woman, who grew up in Detroit Lakes and spent time in Fargo, pour her heart's hope into a reality TV dating show that dubbed her "Cornfed." And, later, we saw Noah's heart crack on TV as the beau from her "Real...
October 29, 2010 - 12:20am
August 12, 2010
Detroit Lakes City Council agrees to put 1 percent food & beverage tax on November ballot
The wording is set. "The City of Detroit Lakes proposes to provide and allocate resources to pay for control of Flowering Rush infestations of waters within the City; construction and improvement of bike trail facilities; parking improvements near City facilities; and redevelopment...
August 12, 2010 - 9:24am
July 18, 2010
Inventory, sales up in Detroit Lakes area this year
Four years into the real estate business, Kevin Cummings laments that he missed the heyday of selling seasonal homes in Minnesota when hungry...
July 18, 2010 - 1:19pm
February 28, 2010
Crawford wins Class 1A state beam championship
MINNEAPOLIS - Detroit Lakes junior Amy Crawford has been where no other Laker gymnast has been before -- on the state meet's first-place podium stand. Crawford won DL its first-ever gymnastics state championship Saturday inside the University of Minnesota's Sports Pavilion, when...
February 28, 2010 - 2:02pm
February 24, 2010
Toga party Friday in DL
This year, the Detroit Lakes Jaycees are helping feed the hungry. Next year, it'll be another worthy cause. The Jaycees are holding a Togas for Tummies event Friday in Speak Easy. "We are encouraging togas," Jaycee and Togas chairman Alma Alaniz said with a laugh.
February 24, 2010 - 10:52am
February 22, 2010
Laker gymnasts have record-setting Section 8-1A meet
PERHAM - The top two gymnastics teams in Class 1A will not be represented in the state meet Friday -- since both reside in Section 8-1A. For the No. 2 ranked Detroit Lakes gymnastics team, they were the ones left out, after No. 1 Perham clinched its eighth straight section championship...
February 22, 2010 - 2:23pm
February 12, 2010
Carol Kostka, Detroit Lakes, hurls a turkey down the lane during turkey bowling Wednesday afternoon in the St. Mary's Innovis Health parking...
February 12, 2010 - 11:34am
January 26, 2010
No. 1 Yellowjackets prevail over No. 2 Lakers
DETROIT LAKES - Nothing was decided in the battle between the top two Class 1A gymnastics teams in the state Friday evening, but there was proof on display that the Section 8-1A meet will be a spectacular one. The No. 1 Perham Yellowjackets downed the No. 2 Detroit Lakes squad...
January 26, 2010 - 3:15pm
July 13, 2009
Minnesota school districts preparing for pay freezes
As Minnesota school districts gear up for salary negotiations this summer, "pay freeze" is shaping up to be a catch phrase. In Breckenridge,...
news / Frazee
July 13, 2009 - 2:44pm
June 29, 2009
Two women injured in crash on Richwood Road
Two people were injured Sunday afternoon in a T-bone collision a few miles north of Detroit Lakes on Richwood Road. According to the Becker County Sheriff's Department, the crash occurred when a 2001 Chevy Silverado pickup truck, driven by Joseph Lundberg, 25, of Detroit Lakes,...
June 29, 2009 - 9:04am
Two accidents within 10 minutes on Highway 10
Wednesday afternoon was a bad time for accidents on Highway 10 West in Detroit Lakes, where there were two rear-end accidents reported within 10 minutes. At 12:44 p.m.
May 29, 2009 - 1:15pm