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History evolving: Becker County museum to become children, science museum
Al Franken, 'Giant of the Senate': Minnesota Senator visits Detroit Lakes, talks career pathways
Survival of Sears and Kmart is in doubt
Crime & Accidents
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Journey To The Tourney: Lake Park-Audubon returns to state
Otters' late charge falls short in state opener
Area gymnasts ready for state USAG
Mom's fight with cancer shaped the attitude of LP-A's Raaen
Good luck at State, Raiders!
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
Wednesday matters: Everyday prayers
Column: Beware of "Can you hear me?" scam calls
Friends & Neighbors
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
L&M Fleet Supply earns honor from Cub Cadet as one of the top dealers in America
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
Donna Mae Graffis
Lyle E. Donley
Jeffrey M. Webber
Irene Leona Johnson
Ronald "Sam" F. Samuelson
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
March 14, 2017
Homeowner charged with arson after fire destroys Ottertail home
OTTERTAIL, Minn. — Fire heavily damaged a home here Saturday night, March 11, resulting in officials calling it a complete loss, an Otter...
March 14, 2017 - 8:26am
March 10, 2017
Fire destroys house north of Audubon
At approximately 8:22 p.m. on March 9, the Becker County Sheriff's Office received a call of a structure fire at 19323 220th St., which is approximately two miles north of Audubon. Upon arrival of first responders, the south half of the house was fully involved. The fire quickly spread...
March 10, 2017 - 11:33am
February 26, 2017
Father, who lost 3 children in ND fire, is in Twin Cities burn unit
CARRINGTON, N.D.—The father is in a Twin Cities burn unit with serious injuries, while the mother and another survivor have been treated...
February 26, 2017 - 6:45pm
January 25, 2017
Garage attached to home with disabled residents catches fire
The Detroit Lakes Fire Department responded to a fire in a garage attached to a home where two disabled residents live just after 3:30 p.m. Wednesday....
January 25, 2017 - 5:25pm
January 19, 2017
Warren, Minn., residents return home after Nordic Fiberglass fire triggers evacuation
WARREN, Minn. — A warehouse fire that forced nearby Warren residents from their homes Wednesday is under investigation, though investigators...
January 19, 2017 - 12:06pm
January 15, 2017
Crime & accidents
Tuesday, Jan. 3 At 12:43 p.m. a caller reported a theft from a motor vehicle and from a mailbox on the 600 block of West Lake Drive. Wednesday, Jan. 4 At 11:45 a.m. a caller reported a theft on the 28000 block of Highway 34. At 3:09 p.m. items were reported missing from a home on...
January 15, 2017 - 6:00am
December 30, 2016
Tow truck goes into ditch, starts on fire
December 30, 2016 - 1:00pm
December 14, 2016
Fast-growing fire engulfs Minnesota tire store, six communities respond
PERHAM, Minn. — Fire crews and emergency response teams from Perham, Dent, New York Mills, Vergas, Bluffton and Detroit Lakes, along with...
December 14, 2016 - 11:09am
November 15, 2016
DL apartment residents were asked to evacuate building after an electrical fire starts
Residents of a Detroit Lakes apartment building near the Middle School were evacuated around 3:30 p.m. Tuesday afternoon due to an electrical...
November 15, 2016 - 4:24pm
November 8, 2016
Little Floyd Lake home catches fire on election day
The deck of a Little Floyd Lake home caught fire around 2 p.m. on election day (Tuesday). The cause of the fire is still unknown, but it left...
November 8, 2016 - 4:18pm
Propane Fire in Detroit Lakes
On Union and Davis Street in Detroit Lakes a sealcoating truck overheated and started the equipment in the trailer on fire. The trailer had a...
September 8, 2016 - 2:31pm
September 2, 2016
Wahpeton football team's bus goes up in flames
MOORHEAD - The ninth grade football team from Wahpeton had to find another ride home from Moorhead Thursday, Sept. 1, after their bus went up...
September 2, 2016 - 9:01am
July 15, 2016
‘Praying for rain’ in the 30’s
It’s blazin’ hot, and 80 years ago in the summer of 1936 can account for that. Throughout the month of July in 1936 there were countless...
July 15, 2016 - 5:10am
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