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Tamarac to host volunteer clean-up day
Crime & Accidents
MDA: ‘Treat lawn with care’
Man involved in dog attack accused of drugs
Wrongful search, dropped charges
NDSU duo and Laker alums shine in freshman golf seasons
Hawley Valley Plains Meet track results
Lakers walk off two wins over Cardinals
DL baseball sweeps at Staples
Frazee girls fourth at HOL Hawley
Museum’s bear trap has rich history
Turning back the pages
Museum to host Hidden History event
Friday Matters: Everyday Peace to Hope
Thursday Matters: Everyday Hope
Friends & Neighbors
Carhartt store opens in DL despite construction
Essentia DL receives stroke education fund
Minnesota gains 7,800 jobs in March
Gas prices jump up in Minnesota this week
Small bump up in gas prices throughout MN
Pacino, fellow actors shine in otherwise forgettable 'Danny Collins'
Summer theater begins June 2 at MSU-Moorhead
Popular piano duo at Motion fundraiser
Student art show begins at NYM Cultural Center
Brett Eldredge at Shooting Star this Friday
Working to meet a healthy community’s needs
Letter: Come up with hotel plan so Detroit Lake stays clean
Letter: Go vegan to reduce fossil fuel dependence
Letter: Thanks for GAR Park re-dedication
Nature’s heroes on Earth Day
Minnesota state parks are for the birds
Go take a hike
Wild turkey hunters in five counties asked to help with avian influenza surveillance
Get your boat, gear ready for spring fishing
American woodcock, common snipe return to northern woodlands
Spring Laker Book
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
May 14, 2014
June hearing set in Hubbard County dead horses case
PARK RAPIDS, Minn. - A June 9 hearing has been set in the case of a Hubbard County woman charged with leaving two horses to die over the winter. Minden Crenshaw, 28, is charged with tying the horses to a tree in a wooded area east of Park Rapids in April and leaving them to die...
news / crime
May 14, 2014 - 10:00am
April 18, 2014
Two horses found dead from starvation near Dorset
Hubbard County authorities are investigating a gut-wrenching case of animal abuse after finding two horses that starved to death tied to trees near Dorset Corner. One managed to break its leash, but the other simply dropped in place as it was shackled. The two had obviously been...
April 18, 2014 - 4:00pm
September 8, 2013
DL man wins championship title in horse team penning
A Detroit Lakes man has captured a world championship title in team penning. Bill Borgen of Moorhead, Sharon Lee Kuebker of Gurnee, Ill., and Scot Stelter of Detroit Lakes, captured the world championship title in team penning at the 2013 Adequan Select American Quarter Horse Association...
news / Detroit Lakes
September 8, 2013 - 10:00am
June 26, 2013
Duluth Police Department could bring back mounted patrols
Duluth police Chief Gordon Ramsay wants to return to the days of yesteryear for a new tool to increase police presence and keep people safe downtown. Ramsay is hoping to re-establish his department’s mounted patrol and have two to four 1,200-pound horses ridden by officers sitting...
June 26, 2013 - 8:42am
November 4, 2011
For the love of horses
When 20-year-old Georgia Goodwin was just becoming a teenager, she didn't think a whole lot of herself. "I was very self-conscious and had a low self esteem," said Goodwin, "I was not sure of myself; I just kept my head down and went along my way." In stark contrast was her sister,...
November 4, 2011 - 4:01pm
March 9, 2009
Bills would define horses as livestock
ST. PAUL - Horse owners want to be included in Minnesota's agriculture industry. In many cases, horses are not considered livestock, something some Minnesota lawmakers and horse owners are trying to change. Bills making their way through the Legislature are designed to provide a...
March 9, 2009 - 2:53pm
February 13, 2009
Horses on a Hill
February 13, 2009 - 12:00am
December 22, 2008
40 horses die in Wadena County fire
VERNDALE, Minn. - Authorities are investigating an early Sunday fire in Wadena County that killed 40 horses. The fire at R & J Horse Sales, a half-mile west of Verndale, was reported just after 6 a.m. Sunday, according to a news release. Responding firefighters from Verndale and...
December 22, 2008 - 12:00am
December 3, 2008
Family reeling after beloved horse is shot
Charlie Kohlmeyer's family made a gruesome discovery on Friday, the day after Thanksgiving. Informed by the Otter Tail County Sheriff's Department...
December 3, 2008 - 12:00am