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Six children injured in ATV accident in Becker County
Funeral set for DL native killed in crash
Gas leak reported at Thrift Store
LP-A school looking to buy nearby road
Green Lake Zorbaz robbery
Local golfers compete at The Birchmont
Cubs defeat Sox for Little League title
DL Babe Ruth team wraps season at districts
Three-time champion Jack Rule to play in 2016 Pine to Palm
DCC 100 celebration Thursday at Pavilion
These s’mores can be made any time of year
Jorgenson piano students end season with recital, awards
Social Secuirty: Thank you for last 31 years… and goodbye
Essentia Health hospitals work with local groups to identify health needs and improve community health
Friends & Neighbors
Former patrons buy Bleachers
Before you invest with a robo advisor...
Fremstad lawyer named ‘Rising Star’
Bell State Bank rated five-star bank
BBB warns of loan forgiveness offer
Frazee Turkey Days set for July 29-31
Celebrate reading achievements with an ‘Olympian’ event
‘Annie Get Your Gun’ opens July 28
Detroit Mt. to host first ‘bike-in movie theater’
Erasure Poetry Workshop set July 29 in New York Mills
Timothy J. Karsnia
Dean W. Sanders
David Lomen Stenseth
Sheryl "Sheri" Knowles
Cheers to young volunteers
Sound & fury drowns out the issues
ND should have left ‘Red Tomahawk’ image on its 4,000-plus highway signs
Running with the fools
Woman born of native-white parents wonders how DL can close cultural gap
Northwest MN Fishing Report
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
DNR advice for handling damaged trees
Time to get over trauma, learn to cast
Birds vary wildly in how, where they build nests
Becker County Fair Premium List
Celebrating Solstice at Richwood Winery
June Summer Scene
Biking becoming bigger with area trails
Get out and golf
July 22, 2016
Former Minnesota Vikings coach Dennis Green dies
Former Minnesota Vikings and Arizona Cardinals head coach Dennis Green died early Friday morning after suffering a heart attack. He was 67. Family...
July 22, 2016 - 1:51pm
July 12, 2016
Laker football camps in late July
The Detroit Lakes Football program will be holding a high school mini camp and a middle school clinich in late July. Laker Football will be hosting...
July 12, 2016 - 9:18am
July 11, 2016
Questions surround the non-renewal of Rothsay football coach
For five years, former Rothsay High School football coach and English teacher Andrew Oland would receive his coaching evaluation in mid-November....
July 11, 2016 - 9:22am
July 6, 2016
Perham’s Hein brothers to captain BSU football
The captains for the 2016 Bemidji State University football season were announced Tuesday as Damon Benham, Mitchell Elbe, and brothers Jordan and Jesse Hein will handle the leadership duties this season. senior Jesse and junior Jordan Hein, both Perham natives, will link up again...
July 6, 2016 - 10:45am
June 22, 2016
Viking stadium finished ahead of schedule
ST. PAUL—Contractors handed the new Minnesota Vikings stadium over to the state Friday, six weeks earlier than planned. Construction of U.S....
June 22, 2016 - 11:08am
June 6, 2016
DL Youth Football registration deadline June 20
This is a full-contact football league for 4th – 6th graders this fall, organized through FM Athletics Youth Football. Practices are held in Detroit Lakes with games at the Detroit Lakes High School and nearby communities. Last year, Detroit Lakes had two teams in the fourth grade...
June 6, 2016 - 5:27pm
MSHSL approves District Football placement changes
Years three and four of District Football will have a slightly different look to it for the member schools of the Minnesota State High School League. During its meeting today at League headquarters in Brooklyn Center, the Board of Directors approved recommendations by the District...
June 6, 2016 - 4:57pm
June 3, 2016
Fortier on 2017 hall of fame ballot
Former Minnesota State University Moorhead football coach Ross Fortier is listed on the 2017 College Football Hall of Fame ballot. Fortier is...
June 3, 2016 - 8:37am
April 29, 2016
Carson Wentz picked 2nd overall by Philadelphia Eagles in NFL Draft
FARGO - Carson Wentz, becoming one of the most celebrated athletes in North Dakota history, is moving to the City of Brotherly Love. Wentz, the...
April 29, 2016 - 8:59am
April 8, 2016
Omang’s hire keeps coaching duties in the DL football family
Josh Omang, a 1999 Detroit Lakes graduate, has accepted the head football coaching job vacated by retiring hall of famer Flint Motschenbacher...
April 8, 2016 - 10:57am
Flint Motschenbacher – a hall of fame career that almost didn’t happen
Former Detroit Lakes head coach Flint Motschenbacher was formally enshrined into the Minnesota Football Coaches Association (MFCA) Hall of Fame...
April 8, 2016 - 10:53am
April 1, 2016
Motschenbacher to be inducted into Minnesota Coaches Hall Of Fame
Few coaches can be synonymous with their school. Flint Motschenbacher has that unique distinction, after spending thirty years on the sidelines...
April 1, 2016 - 9:30am
March 31, 2016
Former Laker Omang to be next DL head football coach
Former Laker Josh Omang has agreed to a contract to become the new head football coach at Detroit Lakes beginning in the 2016-17 season, according to DL Athletic and Activities Director Mitch McLeod. Omang, a 1999 graduate of Detroit Lakes High School, grew up in nearby Callaway and...
March 31, 2016 - 1:55pm
Huwe, Pavek named to MFCA all-star football team
The Minnesota Football Coaches Association (MFCA) has announced the 88 players who will participate in the 43rd Annual MFCA Tackle Cancer All-Star...
March 31, 2016 - 9:43am
March 29, 2016
MSUM hoping defense is ready to grow up
Senior cornerback Sheldon Jones II is one of the veterans on a Minnesota State Moorhead defense that has 10 players that started at one point...
March 29, 2016 - 10:42am