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Police seek help as search for missing Minn. teen expands, $1,000 reward offered for safe return
Minnesota governor seeking young women to serve in advisory cabinet
Hearing for Tobacco 21 ordinance set Sept. 12
Calling all local actors!
Woodbury woman sentenced after being accused of violently abusing captive maid
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Norseman Motors donates 2.5K to Booster Club
Noah Insurance softball team finishes regular season undefeated
Perham community showing support for Gabe Grunewald
Pickleball lessons available next two Saturdays
Hibbert team raises 92k for Make-A-Wish
Painting past ALS: Man adapts by holding brush in mouth
Column: Growing up with Jesus
DL's Andresen family named U of M's 'Farm Family of the Year'
It's more convenient than ever to apply for Social Security benefits
Celebrating the past and embracing the future: First Lutheran Church celebrates its 100 centennial
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Klein joins Mid-Minnesota as Senior Business Loan Officer
Minnesota weekly fuel update and outlook
BBB says to watch out for unclaimed property schemes
Ag finance experts to talk strategic business planning and economic expectations
Governor Mark Dayton proclaims July "Hire a Veteran Month" in Minnesota
National Aviation Day is Aug. 19
A 'finger-lickin' good' festival
Ulen's Top Hat Theatre celebrates 13 years with new season
Simmons, Presley coming to Shooting Star this month
'It Won't Be Easy': New book explores the world of modern education
Stephen John "Packy" Pachel
Byrne Ray Hildebrand
Donovan W. Kier
Yes, it's possible: Sit down and talk with your representative
Bipartisan bill to protect seniors from abuse, exploitation passes Senate
Old school: Blackboard and chalk
Keeping Minnesota agriculture and rural communities strong
Annual event opens eyes to N.D. role in global agriculture
Blue jays are fascinating to watch
Jig raps are a lot of work, but they catch walleye
Bluebirds in Minnesota are easy to love
Mille Lacs reopens to walleye fishing Aug. 12
Brad Laabs column: Old-school rigging still brings in the walleye
Consume those leafy greens for a healthy body
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'
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Gillam snaps Renner’s streak to take Super Senior crown
Piatz picks up second Pine to Palm Mid-Am title
Ystebo cruises to Pine to Palm Senior title
Chris Swenson captures the 85th Pine to Palm championship
Swenson versus Miller for Pine to Palm championship
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
July 28, 2017
Frazee's Bade honored for career and technical skills at national event
Frazee's Ryan Bade, a student at the North Dakota State College of Science in Wahpeton, was awarded a Skill Point Certificate in collision repair technology for his work during the 2017 SkillsUSA Championships in Louisville, Ky., on June 21-22.
July 28, 2017 - 11:26am
Adams earns academic honors at UW-Stevens Point
Trevor A. Adams, Frazee, received highest honors from the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point for academic achievement during the 2017 spring semester. Full-time undergraduates who earned grade points of 3.90 to 4.0 (4.0 equals straight A) are given the highest honors designation;...
July 28, 2017 - 11:24am
July 24, 2017
'Reeling in' some family fun:Frazee's 63rd Turkey Days celebration is July 28-30
With more than 60 events set to take place over a three-day period, Frazee's Turkey Days celebration is one of the biggest summer festivals in...
July 24, 2017 - 8:45am
July 20, 2017
Cold six-pack costs man 17 months in prison
Arthur William VanWert III, 42, of Frazee, has been sentenced to prison in Becker County District Court for felony fleeing a peace officer in a motor vehicle. According to court records, on Sept. 1, 2015 a Frazee police officer saw him speed through town in a Mercury sable. The officer...
July 20, 2017 - 8:00am
July 19, 2017
Frazee woman accused of hiding wanted man
Candance Lillian Ellen Marie Franklin, 27, of Frazee has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony aiding an offender to avoid arrest and misdemeanor obstructing the legal process. According to court records, on June 7, the Becker County Sheriff's Office received a...
July 19, 2017 - 11:33am
July 12, 2017
Area students graduate from NDSU
The following area students were among those who graduated from North Dakota State University in Fargo this spring (listed alphabetically by hometown, with degrees and academic honors in parentheses): From Callaway: Bonnie Jean Stalberger (B.S., zoology, with honors).
July 12, 2017 - 3:20pm
July 10, 2017
Highway 10 median project begins today from Lake Park to Frazee
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — Motorists on Highway 10 between Lake Park and Frazee will encounter intermittent lane closures starting July 10 as crews begin median work in several locations. The project includes the installation of several left turn lanes as well as a handful of median...
July 10, 2017 - 10:04am
July 6, 2017
Frazee man gets 25 months after disturbance at Human Services
A rural Frazee man has been sentenced to more than two years in prison after bringing three knives to the Becker County Human Services Department, causing a disturbance, and being caught with Fentanyl patches. Donald Arthur Merrill, 45, of rural Frazee has been sentenced in Becker...
July 6, 2017 - 9:46am
June 21, 2017
Frazee man charged with selling meth
David Dean Morlock, 64, of Frazee has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony third-degree controlled substance crime. According to court records, on Dec. 18, 2016, at a location in Becker County, he allegedly sold 1.6 grams of meth (with packaging) confidential...
June 21, 2017 - 9:32am
June 20, 2017
Frazee man charged with burglary
William Douglas Jesness, 25, of Frazee has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony first-degree burglary. According to court records, on April 2, he allegedly entered a Becker County residence with another man (Justin Stephan Sperl, 26, of Detroit Lakes, who was also...
June 20, 2017 - 9:30am
June 19, 2017
Man charged with blocking car, firing shots
Aaron Louis Phillips, 23, of Detroit Lakes has been charged in Becker County District Court with a felony count of dangerous weapons - intentional discharge of firearm; a gross misdemeanor charge of carrying a pistol without a permit; a misdemeanor domestic assault charge; and a misdemeanor...
June 19, 2017 - 12:30pm
Forty phone calls from jail bring felony charges
Donald Arthur Merrill, 45, of rural Frazee has been charged in Becker County District Court with three felony counts of violating a no-contact order. According to court records, on Feb. 14 a no-contact order was served on Merrill involving a woman in Becker County. On May 25, an...
June 19, 2017 - 12:02pm
June 14, 2017
Ehnerts say thanks for the memories
Luverne and Jeanine Ehnert, Frazee, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with friends and family on Saturday, June 3 at St. Paul's Lutheran Evergreen Church, 13084 County Hwy. 34, Frazee. "We wish to thank our family: Rob, Erik, Becky and Rody for the wonderful 50th anniversary...
June 14, 2017 - 2:59pm