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April 1, 2017
Pat Schons and Randy Gravelle stand in their ice plant in front of a robot, which will cut down on production time, making the ice packaging process much smoother. Kaysey Price/Tribune
Ice, ice, baby: Local guys open ice manufacturing plant
April 1, 2017 - 10:00am
February 21, 2017
The Cass County (Minn.) Sheriff’s Office assisted with a full size pickup that dropped its front end into quickly eroding ice at the Walker City Park landing, a popular and heavily traveled landing on Leech Lake. The area has been barricaded and taped off. Submitted photo.
Pickups falling through lake ice as officials put out warnings
February 21, 2017 - 5:31pm
February 17, 2017
According to organizer Tammy Odegaard, a multitude of fish are caught at the Cormorant Fishing Derby each year. (Submitted Photo)
Lake Ida, Little Detroit to welcome little fishermen: DL, Cormorant youth fishing derbies will provide free family fun
February 17, 2017 - 6:00am
February 15, 2017
Men, women and children all participated in the derby. Gerber estimated that around 1,500 lines were in the water. (Meagan Pittelko/Tribune)
Battle of the bait: 7th annual Poles N' Holes derby lures competition to Little Detroit Lake
February 15, 2017 - 4:00pm
December 25, 2016
Travel advisory: Freezing rain and snow in area
December 25, 2016 - 4:49pm
December 19, 2016
Truck goes through ice near Perham
December 19, 2016 - 9:48am
March 30, 2016
As Minnesota warms there are fewer and fewer days of winter ice on Detroit Lake, as seen in the blue circle. SUBMITTED GRAPHIC
Ice-off comes 3 weeks early to Detroit Lake
March 30, 2016 - 9:53am
March 9, 2016
Snow mold like this gray variety can spread out in a larger area, and if inspected closely, will feature black dots. Pink snow mold is smaller and will appear pinkish in color. It is seen right after the snow melts and before the grass dries out. Photo courtesy of UMN Extension Office
Snow mold pops up right after melting, causing allergies
March 9, 2016 - 11:50am
December 23, 2015
While most of Detroit Lake is iced over, open water remains for most of the year at the Pelican River outlet near the bowling alley. Two snowmobilers went through the thin ice near here last Friday. According to Becker County Deputy Sheriff, nobody was hurt, they were just “really cold.” DETROIT LAKES TRIBUNE/Brian Basham
Ice conditions not ideal yet
December 23, 2015 - 10:26am
December 19, 2015
Making good ice, but be aware out there
December 19, 2015 - 5:15am
December 5, 2015
This snow shouldn’t harm the ice-making process
December 5, 2015 - 5:55am
November 23, 2015
Becker County Sheriff says stay off ice
November 23, 2015 - 10:39am
April 3, 2015
Ross Hier, area wildlife supervisor with the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, and Crookston Fire Department firefighter Chris Klawitter rescue a deer from the Red Lake River in Crookston on Wednesday. (Image from KROX video)play button
Fire department, DNR rescue deer from Red Lake River ice
April 3, 2015 - 9:31am
March 29, 2015
This spring, lakes should see an earlier ice-off date than in the past
March 29, 2015 - 6:00am
March 14, 2015
Clean up after yourself, get ice houses off and be careful on the ice
March 14, 2015 - 5:20am