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Update: Names of two people killed in crash near Ice Cracking Lodge released
AgweekTV: Sczepanski Farm Insolvency
DL man sentenced for animal cruelty
Murder suspect bludgeoned Otter Tail County mother, son with pipe wrench, charges say
DL track teams compete at Eagle Relays
Frazee girls second, boys third at PR Track
Lakeview Golf Course to open Wednesday
Girls basketball summer camp registration open
Eighth-grade DL Pacesetter team advances to state
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
Philip Edward Warren
Lorraine Lynn Warren
Rose R. Duescher
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
Divided loyalties--don't be quick to judge
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
August 19, 2016
Train derails special session plans
Minnesotans will not get tax cuts and will not see road and other public construction projects begin after the governor and legislative leaders failed to agree on a special session agenda. "I've concluded ... I am not going to call a special session," Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton said...
August 19, 2016 - 9:11am
June 23, 2016
Becker County seeks applicants for county attorney position
The Becker County Board is seeking notice from individuals interested in filling the unexpired term of County Attorney Gretchen Thilmony, who has been named a district judge. Interested parties should contact County Administer Jack Ingstad at 218-846-7201 by June 30.
June 23, 2016 - 10:30am
April 6, 2016
Terry Tibbetts and Mindy Iverson will face off for White Earth tribal chairperson
Terrance “Terry” Tibbetts Sr. and Melinda “Mindy” Iverson were the top two vote-getters in a field of 12 candidates in the primary vote Tuesday for White Earth Tribal chairman. They will now face off in the general election June 14. Tibbetts had 416 votes, or nearly...
April 6, 2016 - 12:33am
February 24, 2016
White Earth gearing up for primary election on April 5
The White Earth Primary Election will be held Tuesday, April 5 from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Elected positions to be filled are Chairperson and District III Representative. The top two candidates for each position receiving the most votes will move on to the General Election June 14, unless...
February 24, 2016 - 12:19pm
The anti-Trump: Marco Rubio wants to reunite the Republican Party, and the United States
BY ROBB JEFFRIES Forum News Bureau
February 24, 2016 - 12:18pm
Capitol chatter: Minneapolis Fed suggests banks are too big
By Don Davis Forum News Service
February 24, 2016 - 12:13pm
August 22, 2015
Sandpiper Pipeline's polarized views; Public speaks up on Line 3 pipeline replacement project
The Sandpiper Line 3 replacement argument has a classical risk/benefit analysis for building a crude oil pipeline pipeline that would skirt Hubbard County if approved. Are the risks of burying a pipeline near pristine lakes and rivers worth it for the benefit of reducing...
August 22, 2015 - 10:33pm
June 17, 2015
Becker and Wadena counties merging transit
Becker and Wadena counties’ public transit system are about to become one. “Becker and Wadena counties obviously have two great systems and we’re trying to make it a better one,” said Ryan Damlo, transit director for the two counties. Damlo was hired in March to take on...
June 17, 2015 - 12:18pm
April 9, 2015
New leaders hired for Becker County Human Services, Planning and Zoning
Two of Becker County’s top leadership positions will be filled this spring. John Dinesmore will head the county’s Human Services Department and Eric Evenson-Marden will oversee the county’s zoning and planning operations. Dinesmore has extensive experience in human services...
April 9, 2015 - 3:26pm
April 4, 2015
White Earth land buy snarled in racial suspicions, wolf worries
By Dave Orrick / St.
April 4, 2015 - 11:28pm
March 20, 2015
State to protect those near oil trains
A third of firefighters, law enforcement officers and others who protect 326,170 Minnesotans living near oil train routes have received initial...
March 20, 2015 - 2:38pm
January 13, 2015
Boy's death leads to efforts to improve child abuse investigations
ST. PAUL -- The death of 4-year-old Eric Dean in west-central Minnesota is producing state legislative discussions about how to improve child...
January 13, 2015 - 7:57am
January 11, 2015
Agreement, disagreement in transportation
Democrats and Republicans, liberals and conservatives, urban and rural leaders agree there is a gap between how much revenue Minnesota raises and how much it needs to preserve and improve its highways, bridges and transit services over the coming decade. There is bipartisan awareness...
January 11, 2015 - 10:00am
January 9, 2015
Senate DFL, House GOP show contrasting priorities
January 9, 2015 - 7:58am
January 7, 2015
Peterson aide retires after 24 years
When Detroit Lakes’ own U.S. Congressman, Collin Peterson, was first sworn in to represent the Seventh District 24 years ago, Sharon Josephson...
January 7, 2015 - 3:00pm