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If the shoe fits, paint it: Sisters create custom shoes in Bemidji
Bemidji introduces charging stations for electric cars
MN state agencies receive 10 government innovation awards
MN minimum wage set to go up August 1
Want to be a drone pilot? Join the club
Local golfers compete at The Birchmont
Cubs defeat Sox for Little League title
DL Babe Ruth team wraps season at districts
Three-time champion Jack Rule to play in 2016 Pine to Palm
DCC 100 celebration Thursday at Pavilion
Young Life Triathlon: Rock the Beach 5K, Kids Run part of the action
Saying goodbye to the old and hello to the new
These s’mores can be made any time of year
Jorgenson piano students end season with recital, awards
Social Secuirty: Thank you for last 31 years… and goodbye
Friends & Neighbors
‘Bait boys’ take over Quality Bait and Tackle
Encouraging good spending
MN property tax refund filing tips
Tips on insurance and storm damage claims
Former patrons buy Bleachers
Bluestem extends summer concert series into October
‘Annie Get Your Gun’ has strong native presence
Apple Music buys ‘Carpool Karaoke’ TV series
Park Rapids Crazy Days July 28-29
Frazee Turkey Days set for July 29-31
Julie Ann Stewart
Timothy J. Karsnia
Dean W. Sanders
David Lomen Stenseth
Wind power destabilizing power grid
Adults playing their games...
Letter: Unendorsed 7th District candidate should bow out
Letter: Union workers advocate for pipeline
Cheers to young volunteers
Northwest MN Fishing Report
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
DNR advice for handling damaged trees
Time to get over trauma, learn to cast
Birds vary wildly in how, where they build nests
Becker County Fair Premium List
Celebrating Solstice at Richwood Winery
June Summer Scene
Biking becoming bigger with area trails
Get out and golf
July 20, 2016
Vergas family reunited with dog after four-month absence
A Vergas family is feeling complete again after being reunited with Sophie, their dog, who had been missing for several months. The nine-year-old...
Life/Friends & Neighbors
July 20, 2016 - 5:00am
February 11, 2016
Dog killed in suspected wolf attack in Duluth
DULUTH, Minn. – A dog was killed Tuesday near Duluth's Brighton Beach, and authorities said the evidence suggests a wolf may be responsible. A medium-sized golden retriever crossbred was walking off-leash on a trail with its owner Tuesday near the park in far eastern Duluth when...
February 11, 2016 - 8:24am
December 16, 2015
Teddy Bear dog gives Ecumen residents a little TLC
Little Levi is less than 1 year old and weighs only 10 pounds, yet it seems like this furry fella holds a lot of power in his little paws. “It’s...
December 16, 2015 - 4:15am
July 12, 2015
Blue-green algae suspected in dog death
Blue-green algae can be bad news for dogs – it is believed to have killed one near Elk River last month – and Detroit Lakes is not immune:...
July 12, 2015 - 5:25am
April 24, 2015
Man involved in dog attack accused of drugs
A man who made the news last summer after his pit bull attacked and killed a woman’s dog while she was walking it in Detroit Lakes is now facing drug charges in Becker County. Emilio Gonzalez Sanramon, 58, of Moorhead, has been charged in Becker County District Court with three...
April 24, 2015 - 5:30am
March 31, 2015
Sheriff deputy’s wife suing county for canine dog’s attack on child
MOORHEAD – Things had not been right with Cuda since Ryan Carey – his handler – was fired from the Clay County Sheriff’s Department following claims Carey had lied about an internal investigation. The former Clay County police dog had taken to lying in front of Carey’s...
March 31, 2015 - 11:24am
June 4, 2014
Bear attacks dog at feet of man in Evergreen Township
Toby the black Labrador retriever probably didn’t have to lay down his life the day he was chased by a big black bear, but if he hadn’t,...
June 4, 2014 - 12:00pm
April 17, 2014
Every dog has his day in court, in New Jersey
Call him juror K-9. A computer glitch is likely to blame for a summons that called a German Shepherd to report for jury duty, court officials...
April 17, 2014 - 1:30pm
April 11, 2014
Dog whose legs were zip-tied returns home
A dog found in a yard earlier this week with her front legs tied together has been released from a city animal shelter, according to owner Candace...
April 11, 2014 - 2:59pm
December 7, 2013
Spleen tumor takes life of K9 Macho
Detroit Lakes is saying goodbye to one of its favorite heroes. Macho, the city’s only K9 police dog, was put to sleep Tuesday night after...
December 7, 2013 - 9:00pm
July 21, 2013
DL Police K9 dog Macho hangs up his leash
Since 2004, Detroit Lakes Police Sgt. Robert Strand has had a four-legged companion on patrol. In 2004, Strand went through training to become...
July 21, 2013 - 2:30pm
February 15, 2013
Dog saves owner, scares off burglars
At 65-pounds and a mop of hair, 7-year-old Clancy sleeps at the end of his master's bed every night. "He smells really well but doesn't see...
February 15, 2013 - 12:58pm
October 18, 2012
Dog owner questions tainted treats
Emma was a healthy, vibrant Golden retriever who would run five miles to her master's three. Back and forth, bounding up and down. They'd return...
October 18, 2012 - 8:56am
August 17, 2012
Polk County authorities investigating possible animal cruelty case
Workers at the Humane Society say three trains went by while the dog was there. He survived all of them, so they decided to name him Lucky. Veterinarian...
August 17, 2012 - 8:41am
New game lets dogs 'herd'
An area animal trainer is on a mission to get local K-9s involved with a new and rather unconventional sport. The name of the game is treibball,...
June 17, 2011 - 3:58pm