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Man sentenced for check forgery
Handgun lodges into front bumper of motorists vehicle while traveling
Four hurt in two-car crash near Perham
Crime & accidents around Becker County
'It was unbelievable': Honor Flight a memorable experience for local Korean War vet and family
Late inning heroics: Lakers advance with lively last at-bats
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
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
Barbara A. Ware
Jeanne E. Dahring
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
September 15, 2017
It all started with an apple
It all started with an apple. But, it wasn't in the Garden of Eden. No, it started under a State Fair apple tree in our yard. The tree is loaded with big beautiful red apples — more than ever before. But wasps have discovered the apples and have burrowed into the fruit, hollowing...
September 15, 2017 - 7:00am
June 28, 2017
Essentia Health welcomes hospitalist in Detroit Lakes
Dr. Jaime Verano Chavez, a hospitalist, has joined Essentia Health St. Mary's-Detroit Lakes. "I am so excited to start my practice here at Essentia...
June 28, 2017 - 3:36pm
July 19, 2016
Woman severely injured after hitting three parked vehicles in rural Detroit Lakes
A 24-year-old woman was left with severe injuries after hitting an approach and three parked vehicles in a crash near here Saturday morning, July 16. About 1:20 a.m. Saturday, Rachel Tacke, of Little Falls, was driving a Chevy Equinox south on Becker County Highway 17 in rural Detroit...
July 19, 2016 - 9:35am
November 26, 2014
After undergoing many surgeries, young patient writes book to help other kids at hospital
Kristina Heinlein has been through a lot of surgeries in her seven years. “This next one will be my eighth,” she said, arguing with her...
November 26, 2014 - 3:30pm
March 8, 2013
Rural concerns raised over hospital minimum staffing
ST. PAUL – Rural hospitals could suffer under a proposal aimed at improving patient care, some health care officials and lawmakers say. Ely...
March 8, 2013 - 2:56pm
January 13, 2012
Perham Health moves into new building
The mood among hospital employees was a mix of excitement and nostalgic sadness on Monday, as they said 'goodbye' to their old stomping grounds, and 'hello' to the new Perham Health. After 10 years of brainstorming, designing and building, the new state-of-the-art healthcare center...
January 13, 2012 - 4:21pm
September 14, 2011
St. Mary's clinic grand opening
Essentia Health St. Mary's is opening its new clinic doors in anticipation of serving the next generation, while still serving those who have...
September 14, 2011 - 2:23pm
November 23, 2010
The birth of a trend? C-sections rise 55 percent statewide
Is it fear of malpractice or is it becoming common practice? Is it medically necessary or a matter of convenience? Perhaps it's just patient...
November 23, 2010 - 9:02am
June 16, 2010
Groundbreaking at St. Mary's Innovis for new clinic expansion, to open next year
Although construction has been going on for a while, St. Mary's Innovis Health officially broke ground on its new clinic Monday afternoon. The...
June 16, 2010 - 3:21pm
March 3, 2010
Perham hospital to be financed with issue of $30 million in tax exempt bonds
Municipal bonds will be sold starting in March, to finance $30 million of the new Perham Memorial Hospital and Home project. Northland Securities announced last week a new, tax-exempt municipal bond issue for the Perham Hospital District. The proceeds of the bonds will be used for...
March 3, 2010 - 10:46am
February 9, 2010
Chuck Hofius reinstated as Perham hospital chief
Chuck Hofius will return to Perham Memorial Hospital and Home (PMHH) as CEO effective Monday, February 8, 2010. Hofius had recently resigned from the position after 12 years to take a job with Volunteers of America. Hofius indicated that in the time leading up to his departure last...
February 9, 2010 - 8:45am
Street closures proposed behind hospital
A public hearing on a proposal to close two streets and an alley for the St.
October 9, 2009 - 3:39pm
September 2, 2009
St. Mary's awarded Level III trauma status
Although basically following the guidelines for a Level III trauma hospital for years, St. Mary's Innovis Health has officially been recognized...
September 2, 2009 - 9:50am
August 12, 2009
St. Mary's project, waterfront building, get city OK
The St. Mary's Innovis Health Center campus plan came before the Detroit Lakes City Council for a preliminary vote Tuesday night and passed as submitted after more than two hours of discussion. After a third public meeting on the planned unit development, neighbors showed up in...
August 12, 2009 - 12:46pm
February 10, 2009
Man transported to Grand Forks hospital after reportedly shooting himself by accident in Roseau County
GRAND FORKS - A man who suffered what was reported as an accidental, self-inflicted gunshot wound in Roseau County late Monday has been transported to Grand Forks to receive care. The sheriff's office responded just before midnight to a report that a man had accidentally shot himself...
February 10, 2009 - 4:00pm