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Camp dedicated to military kids
Aaron's Weather Talk: March
Warming Up In March
DL man sentenced for threatening cop
Frazee's Tanner Reetz gets redemption with state wrestling title
DL advances to 8AAA basketball section final
Four Laker individuals and three relays advance to 5A swimming finals
Laker girls awarded home court playoff game after season-finale win in Crosby
Huwe to wrestle for state heavyweight title
Park Hotel was first hotel on corner
Turning back the pages
Learn more about Babe
Friday Matters: Everyday Christian
Thursday Matters: Everyday Redemption
Friends & Neighbors
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
Helping loved ones retire
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?
July 30, 2010
All smiles at the Becker County Fair
Detroit Lakes / news
July 30, 2010 - 3:54pm
July 28, 2010
Watery set-up for the fair
Rain, rain, go away ... you could almost hear the chanting from the various work crews setting up for the Becker County Fair on Tuesday. Steady...
Detroit Lakes / news / events
July 28, 2010 - 1:00pm
July 26, 2010
Crowning of Miss, Junior Miss kicks off county fair
Showcasing the poise, self-expression and artistic ability of 10 young area women, this year's crowning of the Miss and Junior Miss Becker County Fair titles will come with an evening of excitement, anticipation and certain entertainment.
entertainment / events
July 26, 2010 - 8:38am
September 21, 2008
State Fair 4-H winners
2008 4-H beef project Nick Butze, Buffalo Baders, dairy steer, purple Bradley Okeson, Cloverdale, dairy steer, blue Cody Okeson, Cloverdale, dairy steer, red Michael Okeson, Cloverdale, dairy steer, purple Paige Olson, Northern Lights, beef market steer, blue Paige Olson,...
September 21, 2008 - 12:00am
August 15, 2008
Fair Hills Resort make adjustments, adds take-out food service to menu of options
Fair Hills Resort, run by the Kaldahl family since 1926, has resisted complacency and adjusted itself to the ever-changing resort environment. In an industry that has struggled to adapt to its customers' needs and wants, Fair Hills has continuously proven to accommodate its customers...
August 15, 2008 - 12:00am
August 13, 2008
Minnesota State Fair is Aug. 21-Sept. 1
Entertainment at the 2008 Minnesota State Fair includes over 100 acts at eight free venues, and a lineup of top stars at the Toyota Grandstand Concert Series. The Great Minnesota Get-Together also features over 450 food choices, along with hundreds of the nation's best agricultural,...
August 13, 2008 - 12:00am
August 8, 2008
FFA winners named at BC Fair
Top FFA winners at the Becker County Fair include: - Becker County Fair Livestock Round Robin Grand Champion Over-All Showman -- Whitney Carlson of the Lake Park-Audubon FFA Chapter Beef - Grand Champion -- Patrick Balsiger, dairy steer, LP-A FFA - Reserve Champion -- Whitney...
August 8, 2008 - 12:00am
July 27, 2008
The winner of beard contest is -- Santa?
For the first time in roughly two decades, this year's Becker County Fair marked the return of the Beard & Mustache Competition, held on Thursday afternoon. Organizer Roger Winter, who acted as master of ceremonies for the event, noted that the turnout had been very good; most of...
July 27, 2008 - 12:00am
Outstanding seniors named at Becker County Fair
This Thursday was Senior Citizen Day at the Becker County Fair, and indeed, a large contingent of the county's older residents congregated under the big red and white tent that afternoon to hear who would be named as the county's Outstanding Senior Citizens for 2008. Four nominees...
July 27, 2008 - 12:00am
Playing games at the fair
Four games, $11, 11 throws and one stuffed dog -- that was a consolation prize for missing the bull's-eye. Oh, the fair. After some wandering and scouting out the games at the Becker County Fair, four booths were chosen to test skill, chance and how things go on a stomach half filled...
July 27, 2008 - 12:00am
July 23, 2008
They're here:10KLF, County Fair, Turkey Days, Art in the Park
Today's the day for the start of not one, but two major festivals in Detroit Lakes, as both the 117th annual Becker County Fair and the sixth annual 10,000 Lakes Festival get underway, and on Thursday, Frazee's annual Turkey Days festival begins as well. Detroit Lakes' 30th annual...
news / art
July 23, 2008 - 12:00am
July 18, 2008
10KLF, Becker County Fair, Turkey Days start this week
The 73rd annual Northwest Water Carnival concludes today (Sunday), with a pancake breakfast at 8 a.m., Inflatable Kids' Games starting at noon, a Classic Car Cruise at 12:45 p.m. and the Parade of the Northwest at 1 p.m. A complete schedule is available online at www.dlwatercarnival.com. *** The...
July 18, 2008 - 12:00am