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Ice left early in spring, arrived late this fall, leading to record-breaking ice-free season on Detroit Lake
From teen rebel to astronaut: Columbia Space Shuttle Pilot Digger Carey talks to youngsters in Mahnomen
DL man gets 45 days on drug charge
Criminal sexual conduct charges dropped against DL man
Callway man sentenced for domestic assault
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Otters snap five-game skid to Laker girls
GIRLS HOCKEY: Prowlers complete season sweep of DL
Pins galore in Laker wrestlers first dual
Lakers rout Rebels in season-opener
Thielen paved the way for fellow MSU-Mankato alumnus
Want to be a snowbird?: Here’s what you should know before ‘taking flight’
In search of cultural identity in a new country
Establishing an early homestead in Becker County (Part 2 of 3)
Reacting the christian way
Friends & Neighbors
Average MN gas prices up 5 cents
Styles on Willow has a new hair stylist
Essentia Health welcomes family medicine physician in Park Rapids
Is your sewer skewered?: Local man designs system to prevent frozen sewer vents
Essentia Health welcomes orthopedic surgeon in Detroit Lakes
'Magical Medora Christmas' comes to Detroit Lakes Dec. 18
'This Little Light of Mine': Trinity Lutheran to host 14th annual Candles & Carols Dec. 18
Meet author Jerry Mevissen Sunday in Wadena
Bus trip to see Takei's 'Allegiance' on Tuesday, Dec. 13: One-night-only screening of Broadway play about Japanese-Americans’ ordeal during World War II to be held at West Acres Cinema
The power of music: Christmas Sing-Along fundraiser set for Sunday at Holmes Theatre
Jeanette M. Giesinger
Diana Lynn Aker
Diana Lynn Aker
Robert Alfred (Bob) Anderson
Helen C. Erickson
Letter: Why does Trump spend so much time demonizing the working press?
Letter: Americans are right to worry about insurance quality
Pipeline protesters in ND win Pyrrhic victory
Mourning a friend who survived Pearl Harbor--and helped win WWII
Guest editorial: Don't ditch local businesses this Christmas
Brad Laabs Column: It's almost ice fishing time--here's where to find the fish
Zebra mussel larvae confirmed in Leech Lake
Outdoors Column: With decurved beak and sweet song, the rarely-seen little brown creeper is unique
December is a good month for pheasant hunting
Towering trees of Itasca Park are from a bygone age
Lucky number 13: MN Flyers’ Level 3 and 4 gymnasts competing in state compulsories this weekend
A new home for the holidays: Manna Food Co-op secures lease on Cutting Edge building
Men's Chorus Christmas concert set Sunday in Pelican Rapids
An explosion of everything Christmas: Detroit Lakes woman creates holiday wonderland in her home
MN children's book author coming to DLCCC Thursday
Pine to Palm
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
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