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Defying the odds: Vergas woman delivers baby that wasn't expected to live
Audubon man charged with felony burglary
'It's all about the water': Speaker’s presentation in DL focuses on harmful effect of tar sands oil
Car dealership owner accused of writing $19,000 bad check
Man caught in Callaway driving stolen car
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GIRLS BASKETBALL: Lakers cap regular season with victory
BOYS BASKETBALL: Cardinals snap Laker win streak
Congratulations and good luck Laker Gymnastics!
VIDEO: Lakers three-peat in convincing fashion
Anderson overtime winner redemption for Pirates
America Saves Week: Set a goal, make a plan, and save automatically
Tjepkes graduates from UM-Crookston
Are you ready? Life's big questions...
Area students graduate from MSUM
Area students graduate from NDSU
Friends & Neighbors
Dan's Service Center has new service advisor
MN gas prices down 2 cents
Arvig Donated More Than $450,000 Back to Communities in 2016
Economic Development Summit scheduled for March 3
Prepare your budget for closing costs when buying a home
That magic touch: ‘Experience the extraordinary’ with Craig Karges at Ulen’s Top Hat Theatre
Ski, snowshoe or hike by candlelight at Maplewood Saturday
BTD met their (donation) match at 21st annual Polar Fest Plunge
February is Black History Month
Country singer Chris Janson at Shooting Star this Friday
Dell D. Holm
Joanne B. Anderson
Kirk L. McDonald
Noreen M. Huwe
Letter: Trump is my president
Letter: DL City Council way out of line with projects to be funded by new sales tax
Letter: Becker County jail should be built by local craftspeople
Detroit Lakes Tribune editorial: Don't believe your lying eyes, just believe us (wah-ha-ha!)
Lynn Hummel column: Lack energy? You just have to know where to look
Finding springs is a wintertime thing: New DNR app gives you a chance to help with groundwater research
DNR says burn debris now--EMDASH--restrictions will happen soon
Blane Klemek column: Trumpeter swans are a huge Minnesota success story
Brad Laabs column: This thaw won't last, better block up your fish houses
The bass tournament that wowed the pros
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'
A $10,000 drop in the bucket: Red Kettle campaign gets big boost from anonymous donor in DL
Pine to Palm
January 15, 2017
Handful of Becker County homes to get high-speed internet thanks to matched DEED grant
Thanks to a $3.9 million grant, about 40 unserved Becker County houses will be getting access to broadband by next summer. Part of a larger grant...
January 15, 2017 - 8:00am
November 30, 2016
Mahube receives grant to help seniors at risk of becoming homeless
About one in five people in Becker County is over 65 years old, and with the Baby Boomers retiring, that number is increasing, but Social Security just can't seem to keep up. A community needs survey, developed by Mahube-Otwa Community Action Partnership, showed among other statistics,...
November 30, 2016 - 5:30pm
September 12, 2016
Butterfly numbers drop 20 percent
In 1993, my wife Marlene and I started conducting butterfly counts in north-central Minnesota. July 2016 marked the 137th count we have held...
September 12, 2016 - 9:32am
May 6, 2015
Hubbard County gravel road turns up glass, metal debris mix
Gravel isn’t simple gravel on some Hubbard County roads and one resident is speaking out about finding additional debris in the mix. Dallas...
May 6, 2015 - 3:53pm
October 26, 2014
Hubbard County doctor sentenced in assault case
PARK RAPIDS -- A Hubbard County doctor was sentenced Friday to 3½ years in prison for assaulting his foster son. Dennis Sullivan, 50, of...
October 26, 2014 - 12:30pm
September 18, 2014
One injured in Hubbard County rollover; officers searching for passenger
Authorities were on the scene of a one-vehicle rollover Thursday morning that injured at least one person. The passenger of the pickup truck...
September 18, 2014 - 10:20am
September 12, 2014
Becker, Hubbard favor jail-sharing plan
Talk about playing nicely in the sandbox together. Members of the Becker County and Hubbard County boards of commissioners met Thursday in a joint work session to talk about the possibility of shared services in a few different departments. Both entities came away agreeable to...
September 12, 2014 - 12:30pm
June 20, 2014
Suspect in child choking won’t contest extradition to Minnesota
PARK RAPIDS, Minn. -- A man charged with trying to choke his foster son won’t contest his extradition in a Fargo court and will be returned...
June 20, 2014 - 8:01am
May 22, 2014
Three fire departments respond to house burning near Park Rapids
HUBBARD COUNTY -- A vacant log residence off County Road 81 in Hubbard County was an inferno Thursday morning that required three fire departments...
May 22, 2014 - 4:00pm
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...
May 14, 2014 - 10:00am
February 5, 2014
Ex-murder suspect to contest warrants in child porn case
PARK RAPIDS, Minn. - A former Hubbard County murder suspect who still faces child pornography charges will contest search warrants used to obtain...
February 5, 2014 - 8:23am
Hubbard County drug offenders could lose welfare benefits
PARK RAPIDS, Minn. -- Hubbard County Social Services will ask for permission Dec. 17 to implement a new state law that lets counties deny public assistance to people who use drugs. Hubbard would join other counties, including Becker County, which recently implemented the law. Hubbard...
December 5, 2013 - 10:30am
October 16, 2013
Hubbard County considers temporary sales tax to help fund road projects
PARK RAPIDS, Minn. – Hubbard County is positioning itself to take advantage of a 2013 law passed by the Minnesota Legislature allowing political subdivisions to enact a temporary general sales tax. The theory is that a tax during the second and third quarters of the year would...
October 16, 2013 - 8:12am
October 10, 2013
Rural churches targeted in burglaries
PARK RAPIDS, Minn. - Hubbard County authorities responded to several burglary calls at rural churches Sunday morning. Pastors at churches in Akeley, Nevis and Guthrie all experienced weekend break-ins. In some cases, burglars broke glass to gain entry to the buildings. Besides...
October 10, 2013 - 8:33am
September 22, 2013
DNR invites input on Heartland Trail extension
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is hosting an open house Wednesday, Oct. 2, for planning of the Heartland State Trail in Hubbard County. The open house will be in the Northwoods Bank Community Room at 1200 East First St. in Park Rapids. People can stop by anytime...
September 22, 2013 - 1:00pm