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AgweekTV: Sczepanski Farm Insolvency
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
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
friends & neighbors
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
February 11, 2009
Icy roads have school buses on the skids
Icy conditions in Becker and Otter Tail counties put school officials and parents in a scramble mode to get students home on Tuesday afternoon. Bus service in the Detroit Lakes and Frazee-Vergas school districts has been curtailed because of the slick roads. Instant Alerts sent...
February 11, 2009 - 12:00am
February 10, 2009
Parents in Detroit Lakes and Frazee-Vergas school districts may need to make arrangements to pick kids up after school
School buses in the Detroit Lakes School District will not be traveling on dirt roads today after school. In Frazee-Vergas, the Superintendent Deron Stender said in an Instant Alert message that buses will try to main regular route times, but some buses will not be able to travel...
February 10, 2009 - 12:00am
February 9, 2009
Area schools cancelled for Monday
Several area school districts have cancelled classes for Monday due to freezing rain hitting the region. Detroit Lakes, Frazee-Vergas, Lake Park-Audubon and Waubun-Ogema-White Earth have called off classes. Instant alerts were sent out from Detroit Lakes, Frazee-Vergas and Waubun-Ogema-White...
February 9, 2009 - 12:00am
November 5, 2008
Laine re-elected; Jepson, Janu top vote-getters in Frazee school race
The majority of voters in the Frazee-Vergas School District went with the more known names around town, as they elected Steve Jepson and Keith Janu to the board, and re-elected Dana Laine to her seat. "I'm very happy the elec-tion turned out for me and I have the opportunity to...
November 5, 2008 - 12:00am
Haarstick re-elected as Vergas mayor; Flateland upset in council race
Vergas' mayor will remain, but the council will see change. Mayoral incumbent Dean Haarstick faced newcomer Tracey Buhl, and city council incumbent Myles Flateland was challenged by Kevin Zitzow and Paul Pinke. There were two seats open on the council. "What this election showed,...
November 5, 2008 - 12:00am
October 29, 2008
Vergas will see two races this election
In the Vergas City Council race, Mayor incumbent Dean Haarstick will vie for another term against challenger Tracey Buhl. The position is a two-year...
October 29, 2008 - 12:00am
October 22, 2008
Frazee-Vergas candidates field forum questions
Ten of the 11 Frazee-Vergas School Board candidates fielded eight questions in two hours Monday evening during a Lakes Area League of Women Voters-sponsored forum. Candidate Dennis De Nio came late and was only able to answer the final two questions. Each candidate was given two...
October 22, 2008 - 12:00am
October 1, 2008
Frazee-Vergas OKs 2% levy hike
The Frazee-Vergas School Board on Tuesday certified a preliminary levy of 2.4 million for the 2009-2010 school year. The levy increase is 1.99 percent, for the maximum amount allowed under state law. "We do this every year at this time," board chair Dana Laine said. "To finalize,...
October 1, 2008 - 12:00am
September 9, 2008
Lots of candidates to battle in local school, city races
Filing closed Tuesday for school board and city council races, bringing a number of election contests to the Nov.
September 9, 2008 - 12:00am
Maple Syrup Fest in Vergas
April 9, 2008 - 12:00am
March 29, 2008
Maple Syrup Fest coming up in Vergas
The sap is running, the sugarhouses are busily cooking syrup and pretty soon, the pancakes will be a-flipping. Yes, it's almost time for Vergas's annual Maple Syrup Fest. The community celebration, now in its ninth year, is set to take place this Saturday, April 5. Originally...
March 29, 2008 - 12:00am