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Tax preparer accused of not paying her taxes
Level four special education facilities in the works
Klobuchar bill aims to bring in more rural doctors
Minn. Senate votes to limit local power on minimum wage, related issues: MN leaders start negotiations and twinhome sprinkler requirement nixed
Franken’s rising national profile is no joke: But comedian-turned-senator keeps people laughing
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Bison third, Roth fourth heading into Summit Championship final round
Summer softball camp registration open
Richter has big performance for Dragons in spring game
GIRLS GOLF: Parsons places at HOL Perham
Raider track teams compete at Anderson-Cole Invite
Answering the call: Lake Park family to become long-term missionaries in Africa
Column: Christianity and "being cool"
Cuisine meets culture: LP-A International Foods class learns to prepare dishes native to variety of cultures
Column: Into the light
Replacement for SSA benefit statement easy to get anytime
Friends & Neighbors
Midwest Workwear has new store manager
Two in one: Magnolia's moves to new building, rents extra space to massage therapist
Essentia Health St. Mary's staff honored, donate to nonprofits
DL Public Utilities recognized for electric reliability
Secrets to saving on your summer city vacation
A night dressed in neon: Holmes Theatre's Motion fundraiser to feature Post Traumatic Funk Syndrome
It's Shakespeare... with an apocalyptic twist: Detroit Lakes High School's spring play views British history through a zombie-infested lens
Column: Mosquitoes sometimes more than just annoying: Insect's bite can transmit malaria, which is fatal if left untreated
Associate justice and former Vikings great Alan Page speaking April 24 in Fergus Falls
New artist exhibit opens this week at DL's Trinity Lutheran Church
Richard M. Gordon
Richard M. Gordon
Letter: War with North Korea would be a big mistake
Other Opinions: It's working, don't give up on effort to clean up Great Lakes
Letter: Doctors are on your side, elected officials should be, too
Earth Day--by the numbers
Lynn Hummel column: Grunting helps get the job done
Column: Whistling past the graveyard--wood ducks make big comeback
Brad Laabs column: Enjoy hunting panfish until 'fishing opener' May 12
Brad Laabs column: Ice is gone, get ready to launch your boat
Outdoors column: Wild turkeys are a Minnesota success story
Blane Klemek column: Little bird that could: the northern saw-whet owl
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
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'
Pine to Palm
September 21, 2016
Lakers defeat Class AA Moorhead for first time in program history
The Detroit Lakes girls swimming and diving team made a habit of breaking records in 2015 in the pool and on the diving board. Tuesday, the Lakers...
September 21, 2016 - 7:59pm
U of M to host MN Sparks even in Fergus Falls
On Tuesday, Sept. 27, the University of Minnesota hosts Minnesota Sparks in Fergus Falls, Minn., at the Bigwood Event Center. The event brings three University researchers—who are tackling some of the area's most critical issues—into conversation with members of the local...
September 21, 2016 - 9:54am
September 20, 2016
SOCCER: Laker girls complete sweep of Otters
Detroit Lakes defeated Fergus Falls for the second time this season improving to 6-2 in section play with a 2-1 victory over the Otters on the road Saturday. Both teams put the ball on net frequently with the Lakers leading with 26 shots and six corners. The Otters answered with...
September 20, 2016 - 11:25am
August 26, 2016
Fergus Falls shuts out Laker tennis
Detroit Lakes and Fergus Falls met Thursday night for the annual under the lights night match with the Otters prevailing in a 7-0 shutout, the...
August 26, 2016 - 12:03pm
Second half flurry gives Laker boys first win in 20 games
The Detroit Lakes boys soccer team really needed a victory to begin play this season and got one Thursday night in exciting fashion over highway...
August 26, 2016 - 11:21am
July 23, 2016
Bottom two seeds end Post 15 season
Heated frustration matched sweltering temperatures for losing teams at day two of the American Legion Sub-state 14 baseball tournament in Thief...
July 23, 2016 - 11:36am
June 3, 2016
Murder charges against Fergus Falls man accused of killing father
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. — The son of a Fergus Falls man has been charged with killing his father. Dustin Defiel, 28, is charged with second-degree...
June 3, 2016 - 2:17pm
June 2, 2016
Police investigating possible homicide in Fergus Falls
FERGUS FALLS – A homicide investigation is underway here after police found someone dead in a home. Police responded to a call for assistance around 10:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 1. Officers said it appears the victim died of homicidal violence. The suspect ran from the scene before...
June 2, 2016 - 11:30am
May 27, 2016
Lakers cruise by Otters in first round
No. 8-ranked and Section 8-3A top-seeded Detroit Lakes dispatched of eighth-seeded Fergus Falls 12-2 in six innings to advance to the second...
May 27, 2016 - 9:47am
May 23, 2016
Laker girls win at Fergus; Smith records sixth straight victory
Four Lakers shot career lows to complement medalist Kate Smith as the Detroit Lakes girls golf team won handily at the two-day Fergus Falls Invitational...
May 23, 2016 - 11:46am
May 16, 2016
TENNIS: Lakers swept at home triangular
A shorthanded Laker boys tennis team dropped a pair of matches at home Saturday falling 7-0 to Thief River Falls and 5-2 to Fergus Falls. DL was playing without Conner Froke, Jon Richards, and Trey Seebold, all key players at the heart of DL’s success this season. “When you are...
May 16, 2016 - 11:40am
May 13, 2016
Fergus woman accused of selling meth
Julie Ann Bertrand, 43, of 16642 County Road 116, Fergus Falls has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony second-degree controlled substance crime. According to court records, on Oct. 25, 2015, a confidential reliable informant working with the West Central Minnesota...
May 13, 2016 - 5:35am
May 11, 2016
Emergency workers respond to report of explosion at Fergus convenience store
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. -- An explosion at the Pebble Lake Take 5 convenience store in Fergus Falls injured one person and heavily damaged the business...
May 11, 2016 - 3:53pm
Armed man taken into custody at Fergus-area rest stop
FERGUS FALLS, Minn.—A man was taken into custody Wednesday afternoon, May 11, after Otter Tail County authorities and the Minnesota State Patrol responded to a report of a man armed with a gun at an Interstate 94 rest stop east of Fergus Falls, according to media reports published...
May 11, 2016 - 3:23pm
May 2, 2016
GOLF: Lakers boys win third straight meet
The Laker boys golf team erased a one-stroke, day one deficit to Bemidji to win for the third consecutive meet taking the Fergus Falls Invitational by 16 strokes, led by medalist Wyatt Blomseth. “We need to really work on putting and chipping; we are throwing a lot of strokes away...
May 2, 2016 - 1:47pm