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White Earth celebrates Earth Day
Fergus Falls courthouse is renamed
Mahnomen library moving back to old digs next week
Peterson, Cramer start 2014 with campaign fundraising edge
Woman seriously injured in head-on collision in Otter Tail County
Swegarden baffles Hornet batters
MSU-Mankato players expected to return to practice Friday
Timberwolves, Adelman to part; went 97-133 with team
Mankato football players refuse to practice for reinstated coach
Homers carry Lakers to 2-0 start to season
In the Zone
LP-A students win national award
Holly McCamant: World comes to life once spring is here
Goeun Park: L.A.’s Union Station proves that the American Dream is still alive today
Sign up to represent community at first Minnesota Sings event
Free bike rodeo is April 26 at Kent Freeman Arena
Friends & Neighbors
Students were asked: What concerns me about the environment?
This year’s festival in Vergas even included maple syrup milkshakes
State tournament brings a thousand archers to Detroit Lakes
2014 Spring Laker Book
Burning restrictions start Monday in Becker County
Wildfire Prevention Week raises awareness
Arbor Month celebration encourages nature play
Brad Laabs: Stay off the ice; Give Rainy River sturgeon a try
Blane Klemek: Sweet sounds of the bluebirds are back in northern MN
Hospice heads to Hwy 10
Sign-ups begin for USDA disaster relief
Otter Tail Power gets new president/COO
Spanky’s hires new general manager
Reining in the cost of prom
The secret sauce behind wage increase opposition
Wear green for mental health awareness
Reported MNsure numbers are misleading
State roads are slip sliding away
Lynn Hummel: Early morning fog makes the imagination run wild
Third annual Bean Bags, Beer and Beach Bums set April 26
‘Carrie’ at MSUM
Danell Haspel: Free trip to the MN History Center
‘Vintage’: An old-fashioned tale of friendship
Magic show closes out Top Hat season
September 21, 2013
Football: Frazee delivers LP-A’s first loss
After a tough loss last week, the Frazee Hornets rebounded nicely and played a very disciplined game for a 34-15 win against an undefeated Lake Park-Audubon team. Offensively, the Hornets set the tone early, opening the game with a 70-yard touchdown drive. Defensively, the...
sports / Hornets
September 21, 2013 - 10:04am
September 18, 2013
Mahnomen plays up to No. 1 ranking vs. Frazee
A big defensive goal line stand by the Mahnomen Indians lit the fuse early in the first quarter, as the defending Class 1A state champions and No. 1 ranked squad maintained momentum en route to a 49-0 win against visiting Frazee Friday. Even though the score was big, the game was...
September 18, 2013 - 12:23pm
August 13, 2013
Schaefers are 2013 Valley Farmer & Homemaker
Every year, the Red River Valley Development Association honors couples in each of the 14 counties it serves with the Valley Farmer and Homemaker Award. Roger and Anita Schaefer of Frazee are this year’s recipients from Becker County. “It was a big honor for us,” said...
life / Friends & Neighbors
August 13, 2013 - 5:00pm
Shorty Wrestling Camp set July 29-31 in Frazee
The 13th Annual VIPS Memorial Shorty Wrestling Camp is set for July 29-31 at Frazee High School. The camp will run from 6-9 p.m. each evening for Group A (experienced wrestlers). Each session will run from 6-7 p.m. for Group B (beginners age 5-9). Check-in time is at 5:30...
July 13, 2013 - 11:00am
Turkey Days will be gobbling good time
With a rich history, the annual Frazee Turkey Days continues to unite the community and serve as a favorite event for many in the area. “It was originally a community appreciation day,” Jolene Tappe said of its beginning as a celebration of the surrounding turkey farms. Tappe...
entertainment / events
July 13, 2013 - 10:00am
July 5, 2013
‘Beast Mode’ challenge set for July 27 in Frazee
The Beast Mode Challenge in memory of Myrel Schermerhorn is going to be bigger and better this year. Plans include a total of $2,500 in tuition scholarships and more prizes are amongst the plans. “I am looking forward to watching everybody put forward their best ‘beast mode’...
July 5, 2013 - 8:34am
July 1, 2013
Turkey Days: Get your gobble on
Is summer boredom ruffling your feathers? Perhaps it would tickle your gizzard to head to Frazee Turkey Days to gobble down some tasty snacks! Bring the whole flock to enjoy fun for the entire family. The festivities are sure to put a smile on your beak. All puns aside,...
July 1, 2013 - 3:00am
June 26, 2013
Quittschreiber graduates, deploys
Jeremy John Quittschreiber of Frazee graduated from the University of North Dakota on May 11. He completed a four year degree in only three years. He received a Bachelor of Science degree in Criminal Justice and got a minor in History. The day after graduating, Jeremy left with...
life / celebrations
June 26, 2013 - 2:00am
May 8, 2013
Kirk Ivankovich joins Norseman Motors
Kirk Ivankovich has joined Norseman Motors as a sales and leasing specialist. Ivankovich, 42, formerly owned Ivankovich Construction Inc. and before that was an officer for L.I. Builders Inc. He has 24 years in residential and commercial construction. He lives in Frazee...
business / business briefs
May 8, 2013 - 12:04pm
April 30, 2013
Woman injured in Audubon crash
An 82-year-old Audubon woman was taken to Essentia St. Mary’s Hospital in Detroit Lakes after a head-on collision on Monday. According to the Becker County Sheriff's Office, Patricia Elsie Netland was driving south on Fourth Street in Audubon when she turned in front of a car...
news / accidents
April 30, 2013 - 3:06pm
April 19, 2013
Frazee grad mere block from bombs
It’s the little decisions in life that can make the biggest impact. Samantha Laine learned that firsthand during the bombing of the Boston Marathon last week. The 2008 Frazee-Vergas High School graduate has been living in Boston for about a year and a half and was roughly a block...
April 19, 2013 - 4:41pm
March 29, 2013
Frazee woman gets jail time
A Frazee woman has been sentenced in Becker County District Court on a felony drug possession charge. Heather Anne Rowan, 33, of 18879 Blauert Road, Frazee, was given a stay of sentence adjudication on conditions including completion of 30 days in jail and up to five years of supervised...
news / crime
March 29, 2013 - 3:45pm
Frazee woman gets jail time, probation
A Frazee woman was convicted and sentenced recently in Becker County District Court on felony charges of issuing dishonored checks and possession of shoplifting gear, in connection with two separate incidents. Tiffany Rae Bach-meier, 27, of 30397 U.S. Highway 10, No. 2, Frazee, was...
news / crime
March 29, 2013 - 3:41pm
March 20, 2013
Frazee native coaching in state playoffs again
Frazee native Markus Okeson is back in the state boys’ basketball tournament, just coaching a different team. Okeson, who won a Class 1A state championship head coaching Ellsworth in 2007, now coaches Redwood Valley, which plays No. 2 seeded Litchfield Wednesday at 6 p.m. inside...
sports / State Tournaments
March 20, 2013 - 11:42am
March 13, 2013
Frazee man sentenced for growing marijuana plants
A Frazee man has been sentenced in Becker County District Court on a felony drug possession charge. Jeremy Jeff Pihlaja, 35, of 18879 Blauert Road, Frazee, was given a stay of sentence imposition on conditions including completion of 60 days in jail and up to five years...
news / crime
March 13, 2013 - 1:17pm