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DL cop, ex-convict facing off in court: Both allege years of harassment, both seek restraining orders
Four charged in White Earth heroin investigation
WATCH: Flames engulf Perrywinkle Marketplace in Otter Tail County
Construction begins on Fish Lake Dam makeover
Health and Wellness in Becker County: Summit addresses challenges, highlights reasons to celebrate
Minnesota hero Jessie Diggins, and her mom, talk about the skier's historic golden moment
Laker gymnasts four-peat at state
Pirates end Laker season in overtime
Outside shooting leads Alex over Laker boys
Gorden a finalist for NHSACA coach of the year
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
Social Security supports veterans, active duty military personnel
friends & neighbors
Report: Minnesota solar jobs jumped 48 percent last year
'A Daughter's Love': Sisters open up business caring for seniors
Explore Lake Life Expo scheduled for Feb 23-24
Speakeasy sells to buyer who plans to lease building to Spitfire Bar & Grill
Minnesota gas prices down 2.5 cents this week
What's new in lakes area entertainment this week
Break out the chocolate and wine for that special valentine
Heartfelt harmonies: Barbershop singers to deliver musical valentines on Feb. 14
'The Grumpy Gardener' provides a shovelful of ideas for minimizing gardening angst
Talking Stick accepting literary submissions
Owen Milo Accola
Supporting Denny McNamara
Ed & JoAnne Lillis
Francis R. "Butch" Bellanger
Merlin V. Thompson
Sheena Marie Butcher
Rosemary Alice (Savig) Zurn
Thomas Wayne Block
Gun violence: Inaction is deafening with every shot
A great president: I (still) like Ike
Letter: One in four high schoolers now use tobacco products
Solar, wind power mean jobs for Minnesota
What people don't know about genetic testing can hurt them
It's nest-building time for bald eagles
Brad Laabs column: Got the itch? Here are some open water spots
Refuting 'keyboard cowboys,' Wis. man verifies authenticity of famous entangled bucks
Don't let fish freeze before cleaning
Cold doesn't stop fun-loving river otters
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
For the love of the homeless: DL native Luke Pechmann poses for animal adoption pin-up calendar
Welcome to the dark side: Local museum's first 'After Dark' event brings sold-out crowds
Minn. mom, former Olympic swimmer, competes for $1M on Survivor TV show
Totally tube-ular!: Elementary school students get outside to slide
Polar Fest's inaugural hotdish challenge brings in big, hungry crowd
Polar Fest ends with a bang – and a splash
'Building the Ice Palace': Artist Hans Gilsdorf reflects on challenges of construction
Snow much fun: DLHS art students make larger-than-life snow sculptures as part of Polar Fest
May 11, 2017
Sex crime brings prison 10 years later
More than 10 years after a Frazee man had sexual contact with an underage girl, he has been sentenced to prison for the offense. Anthony Ruben Lucero, 54, of rural Frazee has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony third-degree criminal sexual conduct. A second count...
May 11, 2017 - 1:30pm
Crime & accidents
Tuesday, April 25 At 7:45 a.m. five mailboxes were found smashed along the 17000 block of Disse Road in Detroit Lakes. At 10:53 a.m. a chainsaw was stolen from the 19000 block of County Road 131 in Detroit Lakes. At 11:27 p.m. a caller reported someone burning garbage on the corner...
May 11, 2017 - 9:40am
May 10, 2017
Parsons leads Frazee girls at HOL golf meets
Maddisan Parsons had a pair of top three finishes at the Heart O’ Lakes Conference meets in Barnesville and Breckenridge to lead the Frazee...
May 10, 2017 - 11:27am
May 2, 2017
Frazee man faces new allegations of sex crimes
Christopher Lynn Kuntz, 34, of Frazee has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony first-degree criminal sexual conduct and felony...
May 2, 2017 - 10:30am
May 1, 2017
Bolt cutters used to shoplift over $500 at Walmart
Cory Thomas Swift, 40, of rural Frazee has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony possession of shoplifting gear and gross misdemeanor theft. According to court records, he was allegedly one of three men that shoplifted from the Detroit Lakes Walmart on Feb. 25,...
May 1, 2017 - 10:44am
April 29, 2017
Letter: Trump's extra security costs: Maybe he's worth it?
I wonder why no one is asking why President Trump is not having meetings at Camp David which is at present and has been a retreat for presidents? It is already a secure facility. Why are the American taxpayers forced to spend money to protect him where he wants to meet to conduct...
April 29, 2017 - 9:00am
April 27, 2017
Frazee man shoots self while threatening passenger
Jared Scott Allen Hanson, 27, of 31348 County Road 10, Frazee has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony second-degree assault. According to court records, on Feb. 6, he accidently shot himself while putting his gun back into its holster while he was driving around...
April 27, 2017 - 8:00am
April 19, 2017
An artsy evolution: Artist featured at DL Library takes repurposing hobby to new level with clothing business
From a "family thing" to a favored pastime to art that's now being displayed at the Detroit Lakes Library. Sharon Trieglaff Jons has made a living...
April 19, 2017 - 2:27pm
April 17, 2017
Frazee man accused of breaking man's jaw with board
Lorin Lance Larson, 48, of 512 Balsam Ave., Lot 24, Frazee has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony second-degree assault, felony third-degree assault, and felony threats of violence.
April 17, 2017 - 11:00am
Highway 87 detour starts April 18 in Frazee
Motorists on Highway 87 in Frazee will encounter a detour starting at 8 a.m. Tuesday, April 18, at the Burlington Northern Santa Fe (BNSF) Railroad crossing. BNSF Railway is doing a maintenance project at the crossing; work is scheduled to be complete by 8 p.m. Friday, April 21. During...
April 17, 2017 - 10:50am
Jailhouse calls lead to new felony charges
Ricky Lynn Anderson, 48, of 607 Second Ave., Frazee has been charged in Becker County District Court with five felony counts of violating a no-contact order within 10 years of the first of two or more convictions. He is also charged with two misdemeanor counts of witness tampering....
April 17, 2017 - 10:00am
April 7, 2017
Making history: Bender Realty moves into old historical bank in Frazee
It's been 15 years since the building on the corner of Lake Street and Main Avenue was a bank. Now the building houses Bender Realty. But it's...
April 7, 2017 - 10:00am
April 5, 2017
'It's my heaven': How Frazee growers are creating their own year-round farm
For most gardeners living in northern Minnesota, the start of the spring growing season is still a few weeks away. But at Forest Glen Farm in...
April 5, 2017 - 9:32am
April 1, 2017
Rep. Green, Sen. Utke to meet with constituents in Frazee and Menahga on April 8
State Rep.Steve Green (R-Fosston) will hold three in-district "coffee and conversation" meetings on, Saturday, April 8. District 2B constituents are welcome to attend and discuss the issues being addressed at the State Capitol. Details for these meetings are as follows. All are set...
April 1, 2017 - 9:00am
March 31, 2017
They're dancing 'The Robot' in Frazee-Vergas: Robotics team is heading to world championship
If you're not impressed that the Frazee-Vergas High School Robotics team is going to an international championship with 400 teams from around...
March 31, 2017 - 12:00pm