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Oak Grove Cemetery in DL flying 1,950 flags
Park Rapids woman hurt in rollover crash near Waubun
Want to win the lottery in Minnesota? History provides some tips
Man sentenced for check forgery
A nod to his rising fame, museum unveils Adam Thielen bobbleheads
Late inning heroics: Lakers advance with lively last at-bats
Laker Softball summer camp June 20-21
Lacasa, Hanninen place fourth at section tennis
UND's Kyley Foster has been on a fast track to pole vault success
Minnesota artist provides artwork for new state license plate honoring fallen officers
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
friends & neighbors
Spicer Castle to close
'A pretty powerful thing': Sanford rolling out new genetic test in primary care clinics
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
Get those motors running: Eagles' 3rd annual 'Leather Up for Lupus' charity ride is Saturday
Summer melodrama rises from the ashes - fourth season will be in new venue
In 'Tomorrow,' it's a dog's life... literally
Locals who love jazz: F-M Kicks explore big-band sound in spring concert
'The Wild Inside' will make you howl
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Donald & Kathleen (King) Coder
Evie Svare and Fran Nelson
Jeanne E. Dahring
Barbara A. Ware
Dayton's vetoes will harm Minnesotans
Over a million died protecting our freedom
Going solo on Iran nuclear agreement
Opinion: Buffer tax credit is both sensible and deserved
Rescissions bill is a smokescreen
Fishing runs hot and cold for Lake of the Woods Opener crew
A busy opener in the lakes area
Turkey decoys attract surprise visitors
The nighttime sounds of frogs and toads
Be kind and help out at lake accesses
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
May 21, 2018
'Keeping history alive': Red River Rainbow Seniors work to share stories of LGBTQ locals
FARGO — Lee Clarens walked into the room with a big smile on her face and an even bigger exclamation. "I brought popcorn!" she said as...
May 21, 2018 - 4:38pm
May 15, 2018
Duluth woman amps up breakfasts in time for Syttende Mai
DULUTH — Scandinavia is known for many things — cross-country skiing, wool sweaters, blond hair and ABBA. But, perhaps unfairly,...
May 15, 2018 - 10:46am
May 12, 2018
'Three steps forward and two steps back': Benefit planned for DL native Jean Landin as she fights brain, lung cancer
When Lynn Anderson lost her daughter, Jennifer, to cancer nine years ago, that was devastating enough. Now she's watching as her only other child,...
May 12, 2018 - 2:32pm
April 10, 2018
Black children are disproportionately removed from their families: Minnesota lawmakers seek legislative fix
ST. PAUL—Black children in Minnesota are three times more likely to become involved with child protection and be removed from their homes...
April 10, 2018 - 7:54pm
March 27, 2018
Do you miss the life you had before kids?
MOORHEAD, Minn. — "Do you ever, you know, miss the life you had before you had children?" I could almost hear the question being whispered...
March 27, 2018 - 8:15am
February 9, 2018
Camping in below zero temps: Why some say it's an 'invaluable experience'
FARGO — Ask most people when camping season is, and they'll probably tell you May through early October. But to a growing community, these...
February 9, 2018 - 3:00pm
December 22, 2017
Every treasured holiday keepsake has a story behind it
FARGO — Every holiday season, homeowners with dwellings of every size pull out their boxes, bins and bags of decorations to festoon their...
December 22, 2017 - 2:00pm
November 23, 2017
4 family-friendly games to spice up any Turkey Day gathering
FARGO — On Thanksgiving (and many other holidays to come), families and friends gather in their cozy homes to eat, drink and probably fight...
November 23, 2017 - 11:00am
July 28, 2017
A family affair: Local family travels the world together
In 2007, Liz Foster-Anderson, of Detroit Lakes, was enjoying time in Jamaica with her daughter Jessica Anderson, also of Detroit Lakes, when...
July 28, 2017 - 9:10am
July 26, 2017
It's fair time!
Today's the day that many local 4-H and FFA members have been waiting for all year — the opening of the 2017 Becker County Fair. From now...
July 26, 2017 - 10:37am
May 15, 2017
Fidget spinners are the hot new fad, but are they good for our kids?
For a small object that is supposed to keep someone quiet and focused, there seems to be much ado about fidget toys. Especially the spinny kind. For kids, the toys are meant to provide a bit of sensory input, which in turn helps them focus on reading or their teacher. They're currently...
May 15, 2017 - 3:33pm
May 4, 2017
After 35 years, man continues search for mom and dad
RED WING, Minn. — Steven Nelson was told every year on his birthday by his mother, “I know that there’s somebody else thinking about you...
May 4, 2017 - 9:30am
April 6, 2017
America the beautiful...: Local grandparents explore the country with grandchildren
When Connie and Dick Kovala of Detroit Lakes initially came up with the idea to take each of their grandchildren on trips for their respective...
April 6, 2017 - 1:00pm
March 2, 2017
Standing the test of time: Industry, tourism still alive in Becker County after 159 years
March marks the month in which--159 years ago--Becker was officially approved as a county. Since that day in 1858, Becker County has blossomed...
March 2, 2017 - 11:00am
February 26, 2017
Wisconsin elderly couple's perplexing death may never be explained
SUPERIOR, Wis.—When a meter reader discovered the bodies of Richard Ellison and Shirley Johnson four days before Christmas, they were frozen,...
February 26, 2017 - 1:30pm