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One-room Minnesota schoolhouse student, now 96, and her teacher, 107, reunite
A contest for real saps: Vergas' Maple Syrup Festival to include syrup tasting contest
Al Franken, 'Giant of the Senate': Minnesota Senator visits Detroit Lakes, talks career pathways
Girl, 13, accused of leading SD police on high-speed chase in stolen SUV
A heartbreaking struggle: Homelessness in the region hard on elderly
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Goodhue takes down Raiders for second straight year
James Amdal, 97, in attendance at state quarterfinal
Lakes Figure Skating Club ends season with success
Journey To The Tourney: Lake Park-Audubon returns to state
Otters' late charge falls short in state opener
Thursday matters: Every day, His home in us
Food and fellowship: The Refuge continues to host free, weekly suppers
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Planning will help you see green in retirement
An evening of music and storytelling: Chinese entertainer Gao Hong to perform Thursday in NYM
Friends & Neighbors
Mistakes on Your Tax Return Could Lead to an Audit
Ryan Hanson Homes has new licensed realtor
Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Joins Essentia Health in Detroit Lakes
Back in business: Audubon Liquor Store purchased by brothers-in-law
Norby's recognized for 90 years of membership
Full WE Fest lineup announced
'Beauty and the Beast' debuts to magical $350M globally
Women on a roll: Female directors dominate at Fargo Film Festival
'Wheel of Fortune' unfortunate guess goes viral
'Sesame Street' to welcome muppet character with autism
Donald "Don" Darrell Schermerhorn
Donna Mae Graffis
Lorraine M. Fingalson
Lyle E. Donley
Jeffrey M. Webber
Letter: 'Extreme vetting' is a sham--we're already as safe as we can be
Letter: Eken says attack against him by fellow senator was 'flat-out lie'
Another Republican wedge issue to divide Minnesotans?
Letter: 'Repeal and replace' plan means tax cuts for the rich, fewer health benefits for the American people
Now is the time for next Farm Bill
Signs of spring: The lark and pasque flowers
Brad Laabs column: There's still quality lake ice for fishing
Waiting for Woodie Camp: Young waterfowlers can attend free, weeklong summer camp
Blane Klemek column: Pileated woodpecker can hollow out trees like a buzzsaw
Brad Laabs column: Get your poop in a scoop and clean up the lake, anglers!
You've gotta have faith: Christian filmmakers start up business, teaching academy in rural Audubon
My Christmas in Denmark: Different traditions, same feel
Late arrival for New Year's baby: First birth of 2017 at Essentia Health-St. Mary's is Azyloh Roberts
DLHS named 'Safe Sports School'
A $10,000 drop in the bucket: Red Kettle campaign gets big boost from anonymous donor in DL
Pine to Palm
February 24, 2011
All eyes on them: Perham's gymnasts know that school's dynasty is approaching state history Perham, Minn. - Pressure comes with trying to win a state championship.
Perham, Minn. - Pressure comes with trying to win a state championship. For the Perham gymnastics team, pressure comes from not winning state. Winning...
February 24, 2011 - 3:00am
February 23, 2011
Ogema, Minn., teen struck by car while inline skating in September nearing release from hospital
In a few short weeks -- the exact date has not yet been determined -- the family of Landon Hochstetler will be bringing him home. It will be the first time the Ogema teenager has been outside of a hospital setting since he was struck by a car while inline skating near his family's...
February 23, 2011 - 1:29pm
White Earth sets its State of Nation for March
The community is invited to attend the White Earth Tribal Council State of the Nation Address on Thursday, March 3, at the Shooting Star Casino Event Center in Mahnomen. Guests are encouraged to visit White Earth program exhibits on display from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Social hour...
February 23, 2011 - 1:29pm
February 18, 2011
Crash kills 2, injures 2 east of Crookston
A head-on collision four miles east of Crookston on Polk County Road 11 killed two people and sent two others to the hospital Thursday afternoon. According to the Polk County Sheriff's Office, two vehicles collided on the two-lane blacktop at about 4:10 p.m. Thursday. Two people...
February 18, 2011 - 10:54am
Area flood forecast takes ominous turn
Fargo Mayor Dennis Walaker said the National Weather Service numbers came as a surprise, but he stressed it is too early to accurately predict...
February 18, 2011 - 10:14am
February 9, 2011
Man injured at WE Fest improves
The family of a Fargo man who sustained a severe head injury in an Aug.
February 9, 2011 - 9:58am
High school senior who is Miss Northwest writes children's book about protecing Minnesota lakes
A young girl named Tess is used to going out on her favorite "Sparkle Lake" to enjoy fishing and swimming with her father.
February 9, 2011 - 9:41am
February 8, 2011
Detroit Lakes area troopers make 109 traffic stops, no arrests on Super Bowl Sunday
Despite the cold and windy Super Bowl Sunday, along with slippery roads, the Minnesota State Patrol along with other sheriff's departments and other municipal agencies throughout the Detroit Lakes district including troopers enforcing areas from Moorhead to Wadena and Alexandria to...
February 8, 2011 - 1:43pm
February 7, 2011
Man injured after falling from motel balcony in Detroit Lakes
A Staples, Minn. man was seriously injured in Detroit Lakes after falling from a motel balcony Friday night, apparently trying to go from his room to the adjoining one. According to the Detroit Lakes Police Department, James Harvey Kenyon, 42, fell from a balcony at the Holiday Inn...
February 7, 2011 - 4:26pm
February 2, 2011
Teen-produced TV spot on distracted driving could win $1,000
Minnesota teenagers are invited to shine lights and aim cameras on the issue of distraction behind the wheel in a TV public service announcement contest. The Minnesota Department of Public Safety (DPS) Office of Traffic Safety and AAA Minnesota/Iowa are coordinating the 2011 Don't...
February 2, 2011 - 1:13pm
January 31, 2011
Autopsy performed on man who died in Mahnomen County snowmobile crash
A Minnesota man died Saturday after two snowmobiles crashed on South Twin Lake in Mahnomen County, Minn. According to the Mahnomen County Sheriff's department, they received a 911 call just before 6 p.m. Saturday. Two snowmobiles in a group crashed after a lead rider tried to warn...
January 31, 2011 - 4:35pm
January 25, 2011
Duplex fire nearly kills Detroit Lakes man
Five people escaped a large duplex fire early Tuesday morning with two suffering injuries, and a 5-month-old white lab still missing. Detroit Lakes firefighters responded to the call at 4:40 a.m. and found the house, located on County Highway 29 near Cotton Lake, engulfed, Fire...
January 25, 2011 - 4:53pm
January 24, 2011
Snowmobiler falls, gets hit by second snowmobile
A man was run over by his friend while the two were snowmobiling in Becker County Sunday evening, according to the Department of Natural Resources. DNR District Supervisor Brian Kuphal said the two 28-year-olds were snowmobiling on County Highway 40 east of Wolf Lake when the first...
January 24, 2011 - 12:56pm
January 21, 2011
Renovation work shines at BNSF Depot in Detroit Lakes
The Burlington Northern Santa Fe train depot in Detroit Lakes has quite a history. Built in 1908, the then-Great Northern depot was added to...
January 21, 2011 - 3:57pm
State delays $1.3 million payment to Waubun schools
About $1.3 million will be withheld from the Waubun-Ogema-White Earth School District later this month. For school board members, it was déjà vu all over again. The district received official word from the Minnesota Department of Education that money to be withheld will be taken...
January 21, 2011 - 3:49pm