Skip to main content
Detroit Lakes Online
Why is it so hard to get internet in the country? Klobuchar, Peterson in DL Friday to 'seize the moment'
Special council meetings set: Scheduling conflicts result in separate sessions for street project, sales tax
Libraries (quietly and respectfully, of course) push for state funding change
Woman pleads guilty in beheading death of Minn. man
Minn. man charged for swindling $60,000 from friend after faking cancer
Tags: Detroit Lakes
Congratulations and good luck Laker Gymnastics!
VIDEO: Lakers three-peat in convincing fashion
Anderson overtime winner redemption for Pirates
Lamoureux Hockey Camp coming to DL in June
Hibbert refocused for Michigan Snocross National
Area students graduate from MSUM
Area students graduate from NDSU
Getting to know Norway: Local pastor leads overseas trip
Rietsema graduates from RCTC
Time to take after the Good Samaritan
Friends & Neighbors
Dan's Service Center has new service advisor
MN gas prices down 2 cents
Arvig Donated More Than $450,000 Back to Communities in 2016
Economic Development Summit scheduled for March 3
Prepare your budget for closing costs when buying a home
Ski, snowshoe or hike by candlelight at Maplewood Saturday
BTD met their (donation) match at 21st annual Polar Fest Plunge
February is Black History Month
Country singer Chris Janson at Shooting Star this Friday
Mini-retreat offers chance to reflect, refresh: NYM Cultural Center to host self-care session Feb. 25
Noreen M. Huwe
Albert M. Finch
Dell D. Holm
Joanne B. Anderson
Letter: Becker County jail should be built by local craftspeople
Detroit Lakes Tribune editorial: Don't believe your lying eyes, just believe us (wah-ha-ha!)
Lynn Hummel column: Lack energy? You just have to know where to look
Letter: Scrubbing USDA website a shameful attempt to shield abusers
An early start for a strong farm bill
Finding springs is a wintertime thing: New DNR app gives you a chance to help with groundwater research
DNR says burn debris now--EMDASH--restrictions will happen soon
Blane Klemek column: Trumpeter swans are a huge Minnesota success story
Brad Laabs column: This thaw won't last, better block up your fish houses
The bass tournament that wowed the pros
You've gotta have faith: Christian filmmakers start up business, teaching academy in rural Audubon
My Christmas in Denmark: Different traditions, same feel
Late arrival for New Year's baby: First birth of 2017 at Essentia Health-St. Mary's is Azyloh Roberts
DLHS named 'Safe Sports School'
A $10,000 drop in the bucket: Red Kettle campaign gets big boost from anonymous donor in DL
Pine to Palm
November 2, 2016
Frazee man sentenced for burglarizing home, stealing prescription drugs, jewelry
A Frazee man has been sentenced for burglarizing a house and taking prescription medications. Gregory Lashaun Louis, 37, was found guilty of third-degree burglary and sentenced to 21 months in prison, stayed for five years. He was instead sentenced to serve 98 days in jail, with credit...
November 2, 2016 - 8:20am
October 30, 2016
A good behavioral program is being used to help put an end to bullying in Becker County schools
Bullying. It's a word that can mean so many things - pushing, taunting, hitting, shoving, name-calling, and many more. But teachers in the area...
October 30, 2016 - 5:59am
October 8, 2016
Frazee has a new police chief who is all about “community policing”.
There's a new chief of police in Frazee, and he goes by the name Tyler Trieglaff. Trieglaff took over as chief on Aug. 8, but his police experience...
October 8, 2016 - 5:00am
August 31, 2016
Snellman Days set this weekend
A hot dog eating contest, mayoral "election"—where prospective candidates can literally buy votes for $1 each—as well as strolling...
August 31, 2016 - 10:17am
Frazee Crash injures three
Three people were injured when a Jeep and a Chevy Impala collided at Highway 10 and County Road 60 between Frazee and Perham in Otter Tail County Friday. According to the State Patrol, the 2006 Jeep was traveling eastbound on County Road 60. The 2015 Impala was traveling westbound...
August 31, 2016 - 10:07am
August 3, 2016
Photo Gallery: Frazee Turkey Days
August 3, 2016 - 10:35am
July 29, 2016
The smell of football is in the air
Local teams got a jump start on football practice on a humid Tuesday in camps and scrimmages around the area. While the Lakers held their own...
July 29, 2016 - 9:48am
July 23, 2016
Frazee Turkey Days set for July 29-31
Every year, the schedule for Frazee’s Turkey Days festival seems to get a little more jam-packed – and 2016 is no exception. “We have so...
July 23, 2016 - 5:05am
July 17, 2016
Frazee principal leaves to become superintendent
Frazee-Vergas High School Principal Travis Nagel has accepted the superintendent job at the Norman County East School District in Twin Valley. Four finalists were interviewed Friday in Frazee in a bid to replace him. According to Frazee-Vergas Superintendent Terry Karger, the finalists...
July 17, 2016 - 5:10am
July 12, 2016
Nagel to be inducted into MSUM hall of fame
Minnesota State University Moorhead athletics has announced the 2016 inductees to the Dragon Sports Hall of Fame. The class will be inducted...
July 12, 2016 - 11:39am
June 25, 2016
Frazee woman nabs record sturgeon
Two anglers had a big day May 8 when they reeled in, measured, photographed and released huge fish – one caught a lake sturgeon, the other...
June 25, 2016 - 5:40am
June 16, 2016
Frazee man charged with burglary
Gregory Lashaun Louis, 37, of 31359 Valley View Road, Frazee has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony second-degree burglary. According to court records, about 5 a.m. on May 29 he was one of four people driving on back roads when their vehicle went into a ditch....
June 16, 2016 - 5:40am
June 8, 2016
Renewable energy financier drops out of sight
Plans for wind turbines and solar power in Frazee and Audubon have been dealt a setback by the disappearance from the scene of the major promoter...
June 8, 2016 - 10:13am
May 29, 2016
Frazee envirothon team headed to Canada
When Frazee High School envirothon team members David Glander, Dorothy Pihlaja, Melissa Schilling, Jackie Teiken and Isaac Wurst took second...
May 29, 2016 - 5:05am
May 23, 2016
Frazee man injured in motorcycle crash on Highway 10
FRAZEE, Minn.—Frazee man was injured Monday afternoon, May 23, when the motorcycle he was driving crashed on Highway 10. According to a report released by the Minnesota State Patrol: Anthony Lucero, 53, was merging into traffic on westbound Highway 10 near Silver Star Road near...
May 23, 2016 - 3:46pm