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Man must pay $88K for care of ‘puppy mill’ dogs
Crime & Accident Report
Minneapolis police step up security for gay pride festivities
Vikings prevail in their US Bank Stadium ‘photobombing’ lawsuit
5-year-old Bemijdi girl rescued from kidnapper
Smith, Heck renew rivalry at PGA Juniors in Chaska
Laettner Camp a success on many age levels
Golf Celebration at Lakeview July 1-3
Angels defeat Lakers 4-1
Wild tour stops in DL
Nevis native takes unexpected trip abroad
How to avoid the dreaded long TSA lines
Sauce gives a sweet finish to your grilled favorites
Social Security benefits are calculated the same way for men, women
Wirth graduates at military academy
Friends & Neighbors
Local co-op hosts membership picnic
Litte Caesars looking for franchisee
Average MN gas prices dropped 5 cents last week
Avoiding estate mistakes
Award for Minnesota Management and Budget
Movie magic – in your own backyard
Vikingland Band Festival to feature big parade
California man wins Think-Off
June 20 is World Refugee Day
Medora Musical ‘looking forward’
Petronilla "Patty" Wander
Alice Lenora Gross
Lester R. (Butch) Mosher
Carol M. Linden
Delores Arlene Crane
MN gains primaries, keeps caucuses
North used to be thata way
Don’t feed your anger or resentment, it’s better to nurture love, hope, kindness
Help available for young farmers looking to focus on value-added ag products
Blane Klemek Column: Keep birdfeeders, baths clean for healthy birds
Muskie number- about 366 in Detroit Lakes
Northwest MN Fishing Report
Northwest MN Fishing Report
Properly prepare for warm fishing weather
Loon survey volunteers needed
June Summer Scene
Biking becoming bigger with area trails
Get out and golf
Find ‘refuge’ from hectic life at wildlife sanctuary
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
June 22, 2016
Fire displaces Hawley family
HAWLEY, Minn.—A Hawley family escaped harm when fire damaged their home early Wednesday, June 22. The fire was reported just after midnight,...
June 22, 2016 - 9:31am
June 17, 2016
Fire destroys home in Menahga
With his house engulfed in flames, Dan Yrjo said he was in survival mode when he grabbed a garden hose to spray water in an attempt to knock...
June 17, 2016 - 2:37pm
May 26, 2016
Park Rapids DNR responds to grass fire near Whaley Resort
The Park Rapids DNR responded to a fire over the weekend, which was located about 1000 feet west of Whaley’s Resort & Campground. The call came in at about 1:45 p.m. Saturday, May 21, and the fire, which burned about 12 acres of land, was contained within about two hours. The...
May 26, 2016 - 2:22pm
May 25, 2016
Investigators looking into the cause of DL Cenex fire
There’s still no word on what caused a gas pump explosion at the Detroit Lakes Cenex early Monday evening. Detroit Lakes Fire Chief Scott Flynn...
May 25, 2016 - 11:02am
Matches blamed for Rogers barn fire
A barn fire in Rogers that injured a man and killed three horses Monday appears to have been accidently started by the careless use of matches, according to a preliminary investigation by state fire marshal and Rogers police and fire departments. The fire happened late Monday afternoon...
May 25, 2016 - 10:51am
May 23, 2016
Gas pump explodes at Detroit Lakes Cenex
A gas pump explosion at the Detroit Lakes Cenex had emergency crews scrambling early Monday evening. Just before 5 p.m. the Detroit Lakes Fire...
May 23, 2016 - 8:28pm
May 20, 2016
Intentional fire set by Forest Service now burning out of control in northeast MN
An intentional fire started by the U.S. Forest Service jumped out of control and outside the intended area on Thursday north of Minnesota Highway 169 near Foss Lake, about 10 miles west of Ely. The fire jumped its lines at about 2 p.m., spurring the Forest Service to declare it a...
May 20, 2016 - 7:59am
May 18, 2016
Controlled burn breaks containment in Glyndon, crews responding
GLYNDON, Minn. – Crews are responding to a controlled burn Wednesday, May 18, that has gotten out of control in rural Glyndon. The initial...
May 18, 2016 - 3:25pm
May 5, 2016
Large wildfire ignites north of Staples, Minn.
STAPLES, Minn. - A wildfire ignited northwest of Staples in northern Minnesota Wednesday afternoon, sending out an air and ground attack by firefighters....
May 5, 2016 - 9:16am
May 4, 2016
Wildfire flares in Park Rapids with dry, windy conditions
PARK RAPIDS, Minn. - Water bombing airplanes and helicopters snuffed a fire in Park Rapids, Minn., Tuesday, May 3, before flames approached a...
May 4, 2016 - 8:36am
April 27, 2016
Flare gun was cause of Friday grass fire near DL
The large grassfire on the north end of Detroit Lakes that kept several fire departments and the Minnesota DNR very busy Friday afternoon was...
April 27, 2016 - 10:47am
April 8, 2016
Family escapes rural Barnesville house fire
RURAL BARNESVILLE, Minn. - A family was able to escape a house fire unharmed here early Thursday, April 7. The fire started about 5 a.m. at the home in rural Barnesville. Those inside the home woke up smelling smoke. Fire officials said a crack in the home’s fireplace was responsible...
April 8, 2016 - 8:52am
February 10, 2016
Mop causes fire in basement of DL house; mother and two children escape unharmed
It appears a fiery mop is to blame for a fire that broke out at a Detroit Lakes house around 8 a.m. Wednesday morning, according to Detroit Lakes...
February 10, 2016 - 10:37am
Cause unknown in family cabin fire in rural Becker County
Fire burned a hunting cabin to the ground in rural Becker County Saturday afternoon. The call went out to fire crews from Park Rapids, Wolf Lake and Carsonville around 12:48 p.m. The cabin was located in a remote area along 210th Street, southwest of Park Rapids. “It sounded like...
February 10, 2016 - 10:35am
February 7, 2016
After fire, owners plan to rebuild
Dave Coufal of Frazee stands in front of the heaps of burned, twisted metal that just hours earlier stood as proof of hard work and determination....
February 7, 2016 - 5:40am