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Grain bin catches fire northwest of Lake Park
Update: Two people escape house fire in Detroit Lakes
Studies suggest legalizing marijuana could help opioid epidemic
Central Minnesota boy dies month after crash with semi-truck
Striking down barriers: Frazee's new Adaptive Bowling Team, Unified Phy Ed class get acceptance, friendship and inclusion on a roll
Hornet nine open with win at Crookston
UCB track teams fourth at Barnesville Booster
Sharp “best boxer” in Proctor
Herzog medalist, Laker girls win at The Meadows
Smith claims Top 20 Big Ten finish
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
Parent company of Herberger's could be headed for liquidation
Detroit Lakes couple forced to spend extra $2,000 on flights home after being stranded in Mexico by Sun Country
Peterson: Work mandate for food stamps imperils next farm bill
Arvig to boost workforce by 160
Ketter joins Mid-Minnesota as DL branch manager
Special music event coming to DL library April 24
What's coming up for arts and entertainment around the region
What's new in arts and entertainment around the region
Crawling with creativity: Detroit Lakes' 2nd Annual Art Crawl set for April 19-21
Stories sought for new musical set in Otter Tail County
Evie Svare and Fran Nelson
Rose R. Duescher
Steven P. Leitheiser
The wolf is a Minnesota treasure
Family of slain child says multiple people called Otter Tail County social services
Letter: Help make these school projects community plans
Letter: Thumbs up to all you snowplow drivers
Letter: An alternative DL school building plan
Ice-out shaping up to be late: Brutally cold April will impact May fishing opener
Wild turkey a success story in Minnesota
Snowy start to steelhead season: Despite snowstorm, Brule River anglers turn out for opener
Now is the time to clean, repair your birdhouses
Let's bring back the fishing pier at Dunton Locks
Getting ahead of the curve: Cancer rehab in DL helps patients get back into life
'We'll strive to be fair': Two of Becker County’s top legal eagles talk about upcoming judgeships
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
Letter: Ice palace co-chairs thank the community
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
November 10, 2017
K9 dog allegedly finds meth in Frazee man's car
Robert Richard Herkenratt, 55, of Frazee has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony fifth-degree controlled substance crime and gross misdemeanor driving after his license was canceled as inimical to public safety.
November 10, 2017 - 2:00pm
November 6, 2017
Frazee man charged with meth
Anthony Wayne Conger Jr., 30, of Frazee has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony third-degree controlled substance crime. According to court records, on Oct. 17 he was a passenger is a vehicle pulled over in rural Becker County by a tribal police officer because...
November 6, 2017 - 1:25pm
October 29, 2017
It's Fly Time!: Gymnastics program for kids with special needs has expanded to include three area school districts
Kids climbing the wall on a rope, walking along a balance beam, jumping on a trampoline, or rolling along the top of a series of air-filled cylinders...
October 29, 2017 - 8:00am
October 20, 2017
Frazee man gets over five years for meth
Michael Dillon Fletcher, 21, of Frazee, has been sentenced to more than five years in prison for selling meth. He was charged in Becker County District Court with felony first-degree controlled substance crime.
October 20, 2017 - 6:07am
October 15, 2017
Local government scrambles to deal with steep health insurance hikes
Counties, cities, nursing homes and other government entities are scrambling to find alternative plans after getting hit with big hikes in what they will have to pay for employee health insurance next year. Small cities and others with fewer employees are seeing the biggest percentage...
October 15, 2017 - 1:00pm
October 11, 2017
Frazee woman sentenced for meth
Lindsay Ann Tibbetts, 27, of Frazee, has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony fifth-degree controlled substance crime. According to court records, on Jan. 21, law enforcement officers executed a search warrant at a residence and found Tibbetts and a man there....
October 11, 2017 - 12:30pm
Frazee man gets prison for stealing truck
Lyman William Lowry, 34, of Frazee, has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony theft of a motor vehicle. According to court records, at 4:43 p.m. on July 25, 2016, law enforcement officers were called to the vicinity of the Trophy House in Detroit Lakes on a report...
October 11, 2017 - 10:40am
October 5, 2017
Frazee man sentenced for domestic assault
Ricky Lynn Anderson, 49, of Frazee, has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony domestic assault and felony violating a no-contact order. According to court records, on March 4 in Frazee he was intoxicated and hit his wife in the face then grabbed her very tightly...
October 5, 2017 - 8:00am
September 13, 2017
Area students graduate from Bemidji State
Two Frazee residents were among those participating in May 2017 graduation ceremonies at Bemidji State University. Sean Kieselhorst earned a Bachelor of Science degree in mass communications, while Alissa Ratz received an Associate of Arts degree in liberal education. In all, BSU's...
September 13, 2017 - 12:43pm
September 12, 2017
Letter: Raising the vaping age would be damaging to public health
I started smoking at the age of 17, back when cigarettes were 45 cents per pack. Now, at age 58, I can proudly say I have been cigarette free for the past 2 years. In trying to quit, I have exhausted every product out there - nicotine gums, patches, and lozenges, pills, counseling,...
September 12, 2017 - 8:42am
September 6, 2017
This argument against Tobacco 21 should go up in smoke
There is so much back and forth over whether or not the smoking age should be raised to 21, as city councils in Detroit Lakes, Frazee and Perham contemplate the move. There are some legitimate arguments on both sides, but it does get a little tiring to hear people argue that, "If...
September 6, 2017 - 4:29pm
August 28, 2017
Letter: Congress may have to rein-in Trump
President Trump will build a wall to keep us in as well as keeping others out. He is acting like a dictator, telling Congress he will "shut the federal government down" if he doesn't get his way. Do we want to live under a president who is so erratic in his behavior? He had a campaign...
August 28, 2017 - 9:50am
August 23, 2017
Area students graduate from UND
The following area students were among those who graduated from the University of North Dakota in Grand Forks this summer (listed alphabetically by hometown, with degrees in parentheses): From Frazee: Debbie Hart (Master of Social Work), Dawnita Nilles (Doctor of Philosophy). Altogether,...
August 23, 2017 - 10:27am
August 11, 2017
'It's in my heart so deep': Rural Frazee man hopes to keep century farm in family for another 100 years
Ever since he was a very young boy, Frazee native Martin (Marty) Wallace has loved farming. "It's in my heart so deep," says Wallace, who purchased...
August 11, 2017 - 10:00am
August 7, 2017
Jailhouse phone calls lead to sentencing
Ricky Lynn Anderson, 50, of Frazee, has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony violating a domestic no-contact order. According to court records, on March 13-21 he called a protected woman 11 times from the Becker County Jail while she was living with his brother....
August 7, 2017 - 8:47am