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Late-season severe thunderstorms possible Tuesday
DL woman survives direct hit from Hurricane Irma in Caribbean
The world as we know it is about to end — again — if you believe this biblical doomsday claim
Area growers sound off on Dicamba drift damage
Park Rapids cooper invents eco-friendly barrel
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Area pro and college sports briefs
DL Whalers capture squirt hockey title in Fargo
Raiders push win streak to three games
Laker volleyball runners-up at Hawley Invite
Girls soccer picks up sixth win in eight games
"The first day at school wasn't the worst day": Story from 1977 rings true today
Social Security celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month
Column: Sleeping with a neanderthal
Column: The very first school in Becker County
3 pumpkin-themed recipes to satisfy your sweet tooth
friends & neighbors
Flipping houses--it's not like TV
Arvig schedules cut-over date for all-digital conversion in Ada, Callaway, Glyndon, Hawley and Lake Park
Nurse practitioner joins Essentia Health-Park Rapids Clinic
MN gas prices up slightly over last week
Essentia Health Welcomes General Surgeon in Detroit Lakes
Fargo photographer exhibiting his work at Trinity Lutheran this month
NYM Cultural Center to host fiber arts classes Sept. 22-23
Eagles tribute show to open new season at the Holmes
'Sulfer Springs' is a can't miss read for Krueger mystery fans
Lakes Area Chorale headed for New York City: Picnic, info meeting on joining local community choir set for Sunday
Beejay Eckman and Tracy Nealis
Nena Rae Bartnes
Jerry & Monica Thunstrom
Leo L. Rabideaux
Eva Della Fritz
Anna Mae Nelson
Paul P. Ceynowa
It all started with an apple
Letter: Brain injury survivor provides bike helmets for kids
Marine recruit supports Tobacco 21 in DL
Warm up with roasted eggplant and garlic soup
This argument against Tobacco 21 should go up in smoke
A sight to make the neighbor drop his rake
Autumn full moons are fun times to fish
Black bears live in the shadows
Time for cooler-weather boat maintenance
Grosbeaks sure brighten up a wintertime yard
His way to Broadway: Minnesota’s De’Lon Grant has made his Broadway debut in ‘Come from Away’
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
pine to palm
Bison golf no longer that other minor sport at NDSU
Gillam snaps Renner’s streak to take Super Senior crown
Piatz picks up second Pine to Palm Mid-Am title
Ystebo cruises to Pine to Palm Senior title
Chris Swenson captures the 85th Pine to Palm championship
September 7, 2017
‘It’s all gone’: Leaf Lake home goes up in flames Thursday afternoon
Howard Ellingson sat in a lawn chair in his front yard and watched helplessly as his Leaf Lake home burned down this afternoon. Ellingson says...
September 7, 2017 - 4:11pm
September 1, 2017
Crime & accidents
Tuesday, Aug. 15 At 3:09 p.m. a caller reported the doors to a residence on the 28000 block of Anchor Road in Detroit Lakes had been kicked in, but nothing was reportedly missing from the home. At 4:33 p.m. a table saw and stand, VCR, and batteries were reportedly stolen from a vehicle...
September 1, 2017 - 8:14am
August 7, 2017
UPDATE: Vehicle fire caused by electrical malfunction
The Detroit Lakes Fire department rushed to the scene of a burning vehicle parked on the 800 block of Central Street, just across from the Detroit...
August 7, 2017 - 2:37pm
July 25, 2017
Park Theatre marquee catches fire
A fire at Park Theatre caused extensive damage to the iconic downtown Park Rapids marquee Monday evening. An estimated 15 to 20 people were in...
July 25, 2017 - 3:50pm
June 11, 2017
134,000 chicks believed dead in poultry barn blaze near Hawley
HAWLEY, Minn. – Up to 134,000 chicks are believed dead after a large fire Sunday afternoon at a chicken barn near here. The blaze was reported...
June 11, 2017 - 6:17pm
April 28, 2017
She gave 'er a good run...: Firehose used to fight 1914 fire finds new home at Becker County Museum
August 13, 1914 was sunny and hot, and a strong wind was blowing through the streets of Detroit Lakes. By all accounts, farmers were in their...
April 28, 2017 - 1:00pm
April 22, 2017
Minn. Senate votes to limit local power on minimum wage, related issues: MN leaders start negotiations and twinhome sprinkler requirement nixed
ST. PAUL—Minnesota communities could not regulate wages, benefits or employee scheduling under legislation that appears headed to Gov. Mark Dayton. Bill sponsor Sen. Jeremy Miller, R-Winona, said that it would not hamper local control, as critics say. "I am all for local control...
April 22, 2017 - 11:33am
April 18, 2017
VIDEO: Fire destroys Hawley house as five departments respond
HAWLEY, Minn. — Five area fire departments responded to a house fire Monday afternoon on what was originally reported as an out-of-control...
April 18, 2017 - 3:09pm
April 15, 2017
DNR ready for Minnesota wildfire season if warm, dry conditions continue
ST. PAUL—It's been an average start to the Minnesota wildfire season so far but a trend to warmer, drier weather in recent months has firefighting...
April 15, 2017 - 10:23am
March 22, 2017
White supremacist says fire at his new home in small ND town was arson
NOME, N.D. -- A 108-year-old church recently bought by an unwelcomed white supremacist burned to the ground Wednesday, March 22, in this small...
March 22, 2017 - 11:09pm
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