Skip to main content
Detroit Lakes Online
Matching ND Challenge grant to colleges, universities called a ‘resounding success’
Peoples Park skating rink is open
Officers involved in fatal shooting identified
Crime & Accident Report
Otters and Lakers battle to overtime tie
Lakers win late at Alexandria 54-49
Laker gymnasts consistent in victory over Perham
Jackson wins 152-pound championship at Big Bear
Four-goal second period leads Stars over Lakers
Holy Rosary completes first Knowledge Bowl
Don’t let stress beat you
Applications sought: Scholarships available to those in medical field
Non-toy ideas for kids’ Christmas gifts
Grant money available for ag teachers
Friends & Neighbors
Essentia gives Wolf Lake Rescue a gift
6,600 Minnesota jobs created; rate down to 3.7%
Dept of Revenue wins improvement award
Minnesotans saving big coin with gas dip
New agent joins Jack Chiver Realty team
Variety of events planned in area
Celebrating ‘most wonderful time of the year’
Sawyer Brown bringing Christmas spirit to Shooting Star this Friday
Longest Night Music Fest set this Sunday in NYM
‘The Classic Nutcracker’ coming to NDSU’s Reineke Festival Hall
1 step forward, 2 steps back
Leave us all alone! We can’t breathe!
The limit of Minnesota Nice: Norwegian Americans rally to defeat ambassador pick
Time is right for American policy change on Cuba
Man versus the machine
Stay safe when darkhouse spearing
Innovations have changed the ice fishing industry
December is ‘the moon of popping trees’
State expands ‘fat bike’ riding opportunities
Don’t eat venison? Try these delicious recipes
From ski lessons to tubing fun, there’s lots for kids to do on the Mountain
New ski lodge is heart of Detroit Mountain Recreation Area
Making Detroit Mountain happen
Holiday Traditions 2014
Winter Laker Book 2014-15
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
March 16, 2012
MARILYN HAGERTY: Scallops are nice but New Yorkers line up for burgers
NEW YORK CITY -- So where do the other people eat? That's what Ryan and I set out to learn on our second day of my whirlwind tour as a celebrity...
March 16, 2012 - 9:42am
February 7, 2012
Miltona, Minn., man arrested for 'fish hooking' Grand Forks cab driver
A 42-year-old Miltona, Minn., man was arrested early Sunday morning for threatening a Grand Forks cab driver and assaulting him with a head lock and "fish hook" in a dispute over a fare. Ryan Dana Houfburg was charged with terrorizing, interference with an emergency call and simple...
February 7, 2012 - 9:24am
August 19, 2011
Allegiant adding flights from Grand Forks to Orlando
Allegiant Air sent out an e-mail to air travelers this morning announcing that it is adding non-stop flight service between Grand Forks and the Orlando area starting on Nov. 17. The leisure carrier's Web site also lists Orlando-Sanford airport (SFB) as a destination from Grand Forks...
August 19, 2011 - 8:49am
August 17, 2011
Obesity rates rise; N.D., Minn. in middle of the pack
Millions of Americans wage a daily battle against excess body weight. A battle many are losing. Two-thirds of adults and almost one-fifth of children in the United States are overweight or obese, according to the national Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. An adult with...
August 17, 2011 - 9:11am
December 29, 2008
Lower enrollment cuts Minnesota schools' state funding
ST. PAUL -- School enrollment keeps falling in Minnesota, and with it, schools will have to do with fewer dollars from the state. Educators attribute the lower numbers of students to a tough housing market, an aging population and a lower birth rate. Statewide, 90 percent of school...
December 29, 2008 - 12:00am
November 18, 2008
Grand Forks lawsuit: Cops joked after forcing man to stand in 42-below weather
GRAND FORKS - Jason Hickman told jurors Tuesday that he was forced to stand in subzero weather during a February traffic stop wearing torn jeans, a long-sleeve T-shirt, work boots and not much else. The 25-year-old said he turned his back to the wind and curled his shoulders inward...
November 18, 2008 - 12:00am
October 24, 2008
Woman, 19 dogs die in Grand Forks fire
GRAND FORKS, N.D. - Yellow police tape marked off a perimeter around a fire-damaged small single-story gray house in the Riverside Park neighborhood...
October 24, 2008 - 12:00am
September 13, 2008
Lakers bust Green Wave -- Boys' soccer stay on roll, win 7-0 over EGF
The cover was blown off the East Grand Forks boys' soccer team's chances early -- and often -- Thursday in Detroit Lakes. The Lakers scorched the Green Wave 7-0 to improve to 5-2-1 on the season and also jumped to the top spot in the conference, with a 4-1 overall record and a...
September 13, 2008 - 12:00am
August 26, 2008
Men accused of execution-style murders of father, son near Grand Forks
Seven years after the murder of a father and son on a remote gravel road southwest of Grand Forks, two men have been arrested and charged with murdering them. According to Jason McCarthy, the assistant Grand Forks County state's attorney prosecuting the case, Joseph Moncada, 26,...
August 26, 2008 - 12:00am
April 5, 2008
Obama and Clinton speeches in Grand Forks were -- Worth the wait
Grand Forks, N.D. - Melissa Taylor waited 11 hours to hear a speech from presidential candidate Barack Obama. Arriving at the Alerus Center at 6:45 a.m., the East Grand Forks, Minn., woman wanted to be sure she had the best seat possible when Obama spoke. "This is a once-in-a-lifetime...
April 5, 2008 - 12:00am