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Over 200 birders flocked to Detroit Lakes for 21st Festival of Birds
Fergus Falls to get $3.5 million for demolition of historic former state hospital
Minnesota man sentenced for beating newborn 'like grown man'
Fire destroys church in north-central Minnesota town
DL council approves West Lake Drive plan: Public hearing on proposed plan lasts over two hours
Laker Softball summer camp June 20-21
Lacasa, Hanninen place fourth at section tennis
UND's Kyley Foster has been on a fast track to pole vault success
Jacks sweep Laker baseball
Lacasa, Hanninen vying for state doubles berth
Minnesota artist provides artwork for new state license plate honoring fallen officers
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
friends & neighbors
Spicer Castle to close
'A pretty powerful thing': Sanford rolling out new genetic test in primary care clinics
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
Get those motors running: Eagles' 3rd annual 'Leather Up for Lupus' charity ride is Saturday
Summer melodrama rises from the ashes - fourth season will be in new venue
In 'Tomorrow,' it's a dog's life... literally
Locals who love jazz: F-M Kicks explore big-band sound in spring concert
'The Wild Inside' will make you howl
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Donald & Kathleen (King) Coder
Evie Svare and Fran Nelson
Betty Jean Wilson
Darla Kay Soholt
Donald L. Askelson
Over a million died protecting our freedom
Going solo on Iran nuclear agreement
Opinion: Buffer tax credit is both sensible and deserved
Rescissions bill is a smokescreen
Approve funding for Minnesota facilities
Fishing runs hot and cold for Lake of the Woods Opener crew
A busy opener in the lakes area
Turkey decoys attract surprise visitors
The nighttime sounds of frogs and toads
Be kind and help out at lake accesses
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
February 15, 2018
UPDATE: Two in Fargo hospital, one in critical condition, after pickup strikes pedestrians on Highway 10 in Detroit Lakes
Two pedestrians were reportedly injured after being struck by a Toyota Tundra on Highway 10 in Detroit Lakes Wednesday night. Initial investigation results indicate that the truck, which was driven by Earl Johnson, 69, of Detroit Lakes, was traveling westbound in the right lane of...
February 15, 2018 - 12:46pm
Slick roads cause multiple crashes, vehicles in ditch: Law enforcement says take it easy out there
Slick roads have drivers going in the ditch left and right this morning. A number of crashes have already been reported, including this vehicle,...
November 15, 2017 - 11:36am
September 28, 2017
BREAKING: Reported shots fired in Becker County; officer possibly involved
AUDUBON, MINN. -- According to police scanner audio from Thursday night in Becker County, shots were fired in an altercation between authorities...
September 28, 2017 - 10:37pm
July 19, 2017
Perham man hurt when strong winds cause semi to crash
A Perham man was injured when the semi he was driving was blown off the road by strong winds during a storm Monday afternoon on Highway 10 in Otter Tail County. Myron Leo Steinhofer, 54, of Perham was transported to the Perham hospital for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries,...
July 19, 2017 - 12:29pm
May 24, 2017
Hwy 10 and Hwy 59 in DL currently operating as four-way stop
The signal at Hwy 10 and Hwy 59 in Detroit Lakes is currently operating as a four-way stop. While it will handle traffic during slower times, expect delays and backups around noon and in the later afternoon. Drivers may want to avoid the intersection or consider an alternate route...
May 24, 2017 - 9:55am
February 17, 2017
Two hurt in crash on Highway 10 near DL Friday
Two men were injured in a collision Friday morning on Highway 10 near Detroit Lakes Mark Leroy Schiffner, 48 of Audubon and William Robert Esterby, 27, of Detroit Lakes both suffered non-life-threatening injuries, according to the State Patrol. Neither was transported to a hospital....
February 17, 2017 - 12:57pm
February 13, 2017
Hawley teen injured in rollover on icy Highway 10
A Hawley teen was injured in a rollover crash Friday evening on an icy Highway 10. Connor Marcus Ness, 16, of Hawley, was transported to Sanford Health hospital in Fargo with non-life-threatening injuries, according to the State Patrol. He was wearing a seatbelt and no alcohol was...
February 13, 2017 - 10:14am
February 9, 2017
Ulteig has new Highway 10 location
As of November 2016, Ulteig officially hunkered down into their new location at 1345 Highway 10 in Detroit Lakes after moving from a locale in...
February 9, 2017 - 3:00pm
January 30, 2017
The danger zones: Last year’s accidents along Highway 10 reveal
What do Beyoncé and the stretch of Highway 10 between Lake Park and Frazee have in common? They're both dangerously curvy. The stretch of highway...
January 30, 2017 - 8:35am
January 22, 2017
New York Mills man hurt in car-semi crash on Highway 10 Saturday
A New York Mills man was hurt when his Chevy Avalanche was rear-ended by a semi tractor-trailer rig Saturday morning. Daniel Eugene Hegg, 73, of New York Mills was taken to Tri-County Hospital in Wadena with non-life-threatening injuries, according to the State Patrol. He was wearing...
January 22, 2017 - 12:25am
January 12, 2017
Coldwell Banker moves to Washington Avenue location
October 1 brought big changes for Coldwell Banker in Detroit Lakes—the real estate agency moved from its Highway 10 location to a more...
January 12, 2017 - 5:00pm
December 30, 2016
'It's something different every day': Weird weather is keeping area highways icy
A combination of unfortunate weather events over the past week has kept highways in the Detroit Lakes area icy and has led to a number of rollover accidents with injuries. In particular, the stretch of Highway 10 from Detroit Lakes to Wadena, and the stretch of Highway 10 from Detroit...
December 30, 2016 - 5:00pm
Woman hurt when her Honda Civic rolls while trying to pass MnDOT truck near Perham
A Baxter woman suffered non-life-threatening injuries Thursday after her Honda Civic went into the ditch while trying to pass a MnDOT truck on Highway 10 west of Perham. Alexandria A. Erickson, 23, of Baxter was taken to Perham Memorial Hospital, according to the State Patrol. She...
December 30, 2016 - 1:09pm
Driver seriously hurt when pickup spins out on icy Highway 10 west of Perham
The driver of a 2001 Ford Ranger suffered serious injuries after the pickup truck spun out on an icy Highway 10 west of Perham late Wednesday evening. The name of the driver and related information will not be released until Friday, according to the State Patrol. The Ford Ranger was...
December 30, 2016 - 12:59pm
December 27, 2016
Two hurt when Jeep rolls over on Highway 10 on Friday morning
Two people were injured in a rollover crash Friday morning on Highway 10 in Becker County. The driver, Louise E. Grover, 67, and a passenger, Gerald A. Duphorn, 72 , both of Crookston, each suffered non-life-threatening injuries, according to the State Patrol, although Grover is reportedly...
December 27, 2016 - 11:03am