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DL Speak Easy opens new Bean & Cream
Jeremiah Dagel joins Essentia Urgent Care
Michael Norby named as a retail champion
Joining a wedding on a budget
Low gas prices prompt more road trips
Tuesdays in the Park: Concert series starts June 7 in DL
World Ocean Day will be celebrated June 8
Next week in entertainment
Street Faire at the Lakes returns to DL
Glacial woman statue unveiling June 18 in Pelican
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Claire "Pat" Meagher
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Letter: ‘Ashamed and embarrassed’ at school vote results
Letter: Voting is a right, not a privilege
Age not a factor in presidential race
Deer management good but needs improvement
Fishing, like the weather, is heating up
The wonderfully wild world of wetlands
State parks expand self-service options
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150+ fun things to do!
2016 Detroit Lakes High School Grad Book
May Summer Scene
2016 events around the surrounding lakes area
North Country Scenic Trail runs through here
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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
February 3, 2016
Frazee trucking building lost to oil boiler fire
Fire destroyed much of a trucking company in Frazee Tuesday afternoon, slightly injuring one employee there. Roughly 40 firefighters battled...
February 3, 2016 - 10:59am
January 20, 2016
Frazee fire displaces three residents
Three people are displaced after a garage fire in Frazee spread to a camper and then to a trailer house. Frazee Fire Chief Regi Ueke says they got the call around 4 p.m. Tuesday about a garage fire on 137th Street in Frazee. “By the time we got there, the garage was fully involved...
January 20, 2016 - 9:49am