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Home and Sport Show set for next weekend in DL
'Nowhere to Lay Their Heads': March 25 forum at Ecumen turns spotlight on homelessness
Man reported missing from the Cormorant area
Local agencies team up to fight elder abuse
AgweekTV: Eyes on the Ears
Thunderbirds co-op fulfills lifelong dreams of players and coaches
Thompson breaks through; state wrestlers cap banner season
Tucker Hibbert claims 11th Pro National Snocross Championship
Tappe finishes career at Northern State
North Central All-Star basketball games looking for players
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
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After historic college basketball upset, Little Caesar’s announces free pizza giveaway to everyone in America
Nice growing, Jack: Jack Chivers Realty relocating to downtown DL, into the mall
Farmers concerned about trade war with China
Twin Cities airport is best in its size
State Commerce Dept. website now multilingual
Ken’s FM fundraiser aims to bring station back to full power
What's ahead for the region's arts scene in the coming weeks?
Dishing up a tasty homemade meal, for a good cause: DL Breakfast Rotary's March 13 meatball dinner to benefit local food pantry
Spring is here -- and your local library is ready to celebrate
Here's what's coming to lakes area this month
Kenneth "Bud" Koenig
More immigrants would give huge boost to US economy
Letter:Credit unions are very different from banks
Letter: Why aren't we fighting back against Russia?
Sixty pills prescribed--only four were needed
It's time to return a big favor to the Boys and Girls Club
Sometimes memories are more important than fish
Are Ivory-billed woodpeckers back from the dead?
Jumbo perch are popping up
Brad Laabs column: The panfish are biting, and the tullibee chase is on
Maple syrup-making at Minnesota state parks
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
For the love of the homeless: DL native Luke Pechmann poses for animal adoption pin-up calendar
Welcome to the dark side: Local museum's first 'After Dark' event brings sold-out crowds
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
Polar Fest ends with a bang – and a splash
July 31, 2017
Time to bid 'fair'well: Becker County Fair closes another successful year
From mini donuts and corn dogs to horses and chickens to--of course--midway rides, the 2017 Becker County Fair brought four days of fun to Detroit...
July 31, 2017 - 8:32am
July 18, 2015
County, state fairs an important part of summer in Minnesota
This is the 123rd year of the Becker County Fair!
July 18, 2015 - 5:00am
July 30, 2010
All smiles at the Becker County Fair
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...
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...
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
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
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
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
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...
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
Fair Hills Hootenanny loved by guests for over 40 years
Ask any repeat visitor at Fair Hills Resort what the phone number is or what lake the resort is located on and you're bound to hear a song. Since 1965, Fair Hills Resort has played host to the Hootenanny, where each Tuesday night staff members entertain guests with songs -- some...
July 18, 2008 - 12:00am