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Body of missing Lake Park man found
AgweekTV: A New Barn for Healthy Pigs
Grandson arrested for murder in deaths of couple called pillars of Minn. town
Body of missing northwest Minn. man found
Driver sentenced for hit-and-run that killed northwest Minn. girl near Lake Mille Lacs
Jaguars end Mahnomen-Waubun's season in consolation semis
Activities commitment celebration Monday, March 26
Top-seeded Crusaders blow out Mahnomen-Waubun in Class A quarters
Brooklyn Center hands Breckenridge first-round loss
Prep boys basketball: Triple the heartbreak for Esko
Unwrapping #MeToo with grace
It's almost time to light the 'Fire in February': DL preacher's plans taking shape to mobilize community to read Bible's Book of Acts
'Fire in February': DL preacher hopes to mobilize local faith community to read Bible's Book of Acts
LP-A Elementary recognized for achieving positive student outcomes
Snappy side: Festive Pomegranate Salad sure to shine on holiday menu
friends & neighbors
After historic college basketball upset, Little Caesar’s announces free pizza giveaway to everyone in America
Nice growing, Jack: Jack Chivers Realty relocating to downtown DL, into the mall
Farmers concerned about trade war with China
Twin Cities airport is best in its size
State Commerce Dept. website now multilingual
Music, dancing and more coming to lakes area this month
Ken’s FM fundraiser aims to bring station back to full power
What's ahead for the region's arts scene in the coming weeks?
Dishing up a tasty homemade meal, for a good cause: DL Breakfast Rotary's March 13 meatball dinner to benefit local food pantry
Spring is here -- and your local library is ready to celebrate
Elverna Elizabeth (Lembke) Nelson
William "Willy" Weber
Catherine S. Doll
More immigrants would give huge boost to US economy
Letter:Credit unions are very different from banks
Letter: Why aren't we fighting back against Russia?
Sixty pills prescribed--only four were needed
It's time to return a big favor to the Boys and Girls Club
Sometimes memories are more important than fish
Are Ivory-billed woodpeckers back from the dead?
Jumbo perch are popping up
Brad Laabs column: The panfish are biting, and the tullibee chase is on
Maple syrup-making at Minnesota state parks
Ruby's Pantry helps families make ends meet; Local mom of 7 shares her story
Adolescent anxiety is on the rise, and social media may be part of the problem
Minnesota Made: Enjoy some movies shot in the Lake of 10,000 Lakes
For the love of the homeless: DL native Luke Pechmann poses for animal adoption pin-up calendar
Welcome to the dark side: Local museum's first 'After Dark' event brings sold-out crowds
Youth fishing derby on Little Detroit Lake was 'great success'
The walls came tumbling down: Ice palace demolished on Friday
Totally tube-ular!: Elementary school students get outside to slide
Polar Fest's inaugural hotdish challenge brings in big, hungry crowd
Polar Fest ends with a bang – and a splash
December 26, 2010
Firefighters extinguish Fargo apartment blaze
FARGO - Firefighters responded to a fire just after 5 p.m. Saturday in a Fargo apartment building. The blaze started in a first-level apartment at 202 6th Ave.
December 26, 2010 - 8:03am
December 22, 2010
Building burns, businesses lost
The cause of a Friday night fire that destroyed a building housing four Detroit Lakes businesses has not yet been determined, though investigators...
December 22, 2010 - 11:23am
December 20, 2010
Fire damages Highway 34 restaurant in Nevis
Thirty firefighters and ten trucks from Nevis, Akeley and Park Rapids fought a blaze that gutted much of the Whitetail Tavern and Velvet Antler...
December 20, 2010 - 8:59am
December 16, 2010
Audubon man suffers burns in Thursday house fire
An Audubon man was injured in a house fire Thursday morning and sent to a Twin Cities hospital with burns to his hands, feet and back. Audubon Fire Chief Darcy Savig said firefighters were called to the house, located at the 18000 block of Deroxe Road, where flames were coming through...
December 16, 2010 - 4:20pm
December 3, 2010
Dickinson, N.D., man arrested for burglarizing, setting fire to church
December 3, 2010 - 8:47am
November 30, 2010
Space heater blamed in Moorhead fire
A space heater is believed to be the cause of a Moorhead mobile home fire Monday that destroyed a woman's home. The Moorhead Fire Department responded to calls of smoke detectors going off in a mobile home at 1225 15th Ave. N. about 3:30 p.m. Monday. Firefighters were able to quickly...
November 30, 2010 - 9:55am
November 19, 2010
Fire destroys two homes in Becker County
A Pine Point tribal home and a rural Richwood residence were lost as a result of two fires this week. Carsonville firefighters responded to a chimney fire north of Ponsford in Pine Point Township early Wednesday morning and were battling the blaze for more than two hours. The home,...
November 19, 2010 - 12:45pm
October 20, 2010
Cigarettes blamed in early morning fire in West Fargo
WEST FARGO - Firefighters say cigarettes are to blame for a fire that broke out at a West Fargo home just after 4 a.m. today in the 4400 block of 10th Street West. Firefighters say the homeowners had put out their cigarettes in a plastic flower pot on their deck. The cigarettes...
October 20, 2010 - 8:45am
October 14, 2010
Firefighters, DNR fight grass fire east of Detroit Lakes
Detroit Lakes firefighters responded to a large grass fire Tuesday caused by a pile of cardboard boxes and high winds. The call came around 4:30 p.m. reporting there was an "out of control" grass fire on the north side of Highway 34, about 5 miles east of Detroit Lakes. Fire Chief...
October 14, 2010 - 10:35am
October 13, 2010
Fargo apartment fire: Firefighters describe being trapped in blaze
Capt. Keith Johnson and firefighter Josh Christofferson were assigned to attack the fire on the third floor at Monday night's Galleria On 42nd apartment complex fire. As they were attempting to bring up a hose connection, an apartment living room collapsed around them. "It happened...
October 13, 2010 - 9:59am
Fargo apartment fire: Residents return to collect belongings
Entering the building ravaged by Monday's fire, Katrina Cordes carried hopes of salvaging furniture from her apartment. She walked out with...
October 13, 2010 - 9:38am
October 12, 2010
Fargo fire leaves 150 homeless: Firefighters rescue pets from scene of five-alarm blaze
No one was hurt, but 150 south Fargo residents are without a home after a massive blaze Monday night destroyed the Galleria On 42nd apartment...
October 12, 2010 - 8:11am
October 6, 2010
Spanky's announces rebuilding plans
After Spanky's Stone Hearth restaurant near Vergas burned in the early hours of Aug. 14, owner Josh Hanson and his crew heard an outpouring of support and condolences for their loss. And when the group announced last week via Facebook that they would be rebuilding, the support poured...
October 6, 2010 - 3:22pm
September 24, 2010
Rookies learn to fight fires
A few inexperienced Frazee and Wolf Lake firefighters got a taste of what's it like to be on the scene of a major blaze at a drill Wednesday...
September 24, 2010 - 4:01pm
Blasting powder detonated just before fire call in Park Rapids
They say in life and in dynamite, timing is everything. Such was the case Wednesday in Park Rapids. In a case of unfortunate timing, a jar of blasting compound was detonated at the South Transfer Station just after 4 p.m. The blast was heard throughout the city. Moments after that...
September 24, 2010 - 9:17am