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Changes coming at LCRC: Sellin to take director's chair Nov. 6; Logan's retirement party set Nov. 3
Cruisin' (and improvin') the strip: City of Detroit Lakes proposes changes to West Lake Drive
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Lakers steamroll Prowlers to finish regular season
No. 8 Titans secure seventh win in road shutout
Lakers end regular season with sweep of Hornets
Roth medalist, Bison end fall season with win in Washington
Raider girls third, Lakers fifth at final XC race
How did Social Security work without computers?
Local Sons of Norway give back to community
National Honor Society at LP-A inducts new members
Pumpkin cookies with maple glaze epitomize fall flavors
friends & neighbors
Gas prices down this week
Making an IMPACT: Local crew sets out to begin book binding business
Norby's accepts Retailer of the Year award
Having trouble paying your heating bill? LIHEAP could help
MN gas prices down this week
It's creepy, it's kooky, mysterious and spooky: Halloween events aplenty set for lakes area this month
"Classic Country" tribute coming to Holmes Theatre Oct. 19
Pat & Donna Surface to present 'Remember When' at NYM Saturday
The history of Columbus Day
Robert and Marilynn Halverson
Arlo & Neva Bodin
Joe and Karen Merseth
Ruth Norene Van De Venter
Sharon L. Vareberg
George "Joe" Cresswell
Potatoes - they're what's for dinner
Letter: Tax chair says cities, counties better not raise taxes
Letter: St. Paul Ice Palace group thanks supporters in DL
How do we make a great country still greater?
Letter: Fox is guarding henhouse at EPA
Asian Lady Beetles are pesky but harmless
Fishing opportunities heat up as water temps drop
Full-moon fishing in October is fantastic
In the woods, a lot can happen in an hour
Fall colors or not, fish still on their summer bite
Welcome to the dark side: Local museum's first 'After Dark' event brings sold-out crowds
His way to Broadway: Minnesota’s De’Lon Grant has made his Broadway debut in ‘Come from Away’
Consume those leafy greens for a healthy body
You've gotta have faith: Christian filmmakers start up business, teaching academy in rural Audubon
My Christmas in Denmark: Different traditions, same feel
pine to palm
Late string of birdies gives Hoge fourth straight PGA Tour card
Bison golf no longer that other minor sport at NDSU
Gillam snaps Renner’s streak to take Super Senior crown
Piatz picks up second Pine to Palm Mid-Am title
Ystebo cruises to Pine to Palm Senior title
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! For the past 123 years the fair has been bringing neighbors together for food, exhibits and...
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