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Raiders, Greyhounds to meet for Fosston holiday title
Offensive woes continue for Laker girls
Pelican Rapids completes sweep at Frazee
Viking girls hold on for win at Frazee
Wrestlers looking to jump back in section mix
Want to be a snowbird?: Here’s what you should know before ‘taking flight’
In search of cultural identity in a new country
Establishing an early homestead in Becker County (Part 2 of 3)
Reacting the christian way
Friends & Neighbors
Average MN gas prices up 5 cents
Styles on Willow has a new hair stylist
Essentia Health welcomes family medicine physician in Park Rapids
Is your sewer skewered?: Local man designs system to prevent frozen sewer vents
Essentia Health welcomes orthopedic surgeon in Detroit Lakes
Meet author Jerry Mevissen Sunday in Wadena
Bus trip to see Takei's 'Allegiance' on Tuesday, Dec. 13: One-night-only screening of Broadway play about Japanese-Americans’ ordeal during World War II to be held at West Acres Cinema
The power of music: Christmas Sing-Along fundraiser set for Sunday at Holmes Theatre
Grace Lutheran to host Holiday Vendor Fair
'World's best tribute to young Elvis' comes to Detroit Lakes Saturday
Helen C. Erickson
Diana Lynn Aker
Eugene (Gene) A. Nelson
Melvin Martin Goodman
Jeffrey Lee Olds
Mourning a friend who survived Pearl Harbor--and helped win WWII
Guest editorial: Don't ditch local businesses this Christmas
Does penalizing airlines for customer service infractions do any good?
Don't curse the clouds, they have surprising benefits
Editorial: Becker County scams - why can't we stop them?
Towering trees of Itasca Park are from a bygone age
It's December, bring on the ice fishing!
This is the time to go after trophy muskies
Wanted: More deer hunters in Minnesota
Now is the time to plan a Boundary Waters trip
Men's Chorus Christmas concert set Sunday in Pelican Rapids
An explosion of everything Christmas: Detroit Lakes woman creates holiday wonderland in her home
MN children's book author coming to DLCCC Thursday
Tuxes & Tails: Rescued dogs, tuxedo’d handlers to strut their stuff on the runway this coming Friday
'An Andy and Bing Christmas': Former NFL player to bring classic Christmas show to DL
Pine to Palm
December 3, 2008
Man sentenced for selling cocaine at 10,000 Lakes Fest
Vaushawn Andre Johnson, 27, of 5211 Bass Lake Road, Apt. 1, Crystal, Minn., has been sentenced for selling drugs at 10,000 Lakes Fest. He was charged in Becker County District Court with felony second-degree controlled substance crime - sale. According to court records: On July...
December 3, 2008 - 12:00am
November 19, 2008
DL man sentenced for drugs
Marshall Lee Johnson, 30, of 21001 County Road 22, Detroit Lakes was sentenced in Becker County District Court Friday for felony fifth-degree controlled substance crime, possession. According to court records: he was stopped on Highway 10 on June 28 for driving 74 mph in a 65 mph...
November 19, 2008 - 12:00am
October 28, 2008
DL man sentenced for criminal sexual conduct
George Edward Johnson Jr., 19, of 1220 Eighth St. S.E. Lot 40, Detroit Lakes, has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for fourth-degree criminal sexual conduct. According to court records: On Sept. 14, a complaint was received by the sheriff's department about sexual...
October 28, 2008 - 12:00am
September 26, 2008
Letter: Grant Johnson is a very rich man
"No man becomes rich unless he enriches others." ~ Andrew Carnegie?? If you believe Andrew Carnegie's statement, then Grant Johnson is a very rich man. His wealth was on full display over the weekend as he was inducted into the University of Minnesota Athletic Hall of Fame (The...
September 26, 2008 - 12:00am
September 21, 2008
Wave Column: I don't get lost; I find alternative destinations
If you grew up in Detroit Lakes, you might know. If you're growing up in Detroit Lakes, you know. If you're growing up in Detroit Lakes and you don't know, you're doing something wrong. As a happy citizen of our fine township -- wait, did the acquisition of a Wall-Mart promote...
September 21, 2008 - 12:00am
September 13, 2008
Building young minds -- Education in Detroit Lakes owes a lot to Grant Johnson
(This is the second part of a two-part series on Grant Johnson, who will be inducted in the University of Minnesota "M" Club Hall of Fame Sept. 18. He was also the Superintendent of Detroit Lakes High School from 1951-1966.) Every community has leaders whose footprints are still...
September 13, 2008 - 12:00am
May 27, 2008
Edna Regina Johnson
Edna Regina Johnson, 89, Vergas, died May 26, 2008, in the Frazee Care Center. Edna Regina Schrupp was born Jan. 12, 1919, in Bertha, Minn., to Jacob and Mathilda (Zellman) Schrupp. In 1920, she moved with her family to Vergas, where she attended parochial school, and was confirmed...
May 27, 2008 - 12:00am
April 9, 2008
DL man charged with fourth-degree criminal sexual conduct
George Edward Johnson Jr., 18, of 1220 Eighth St. S.E., Lot 40, Detroit Lakes has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony fourth-degree criminal sexual conduct. On Sept. 14 the sheriff's department received a complaint about possible sexual activity between Johnson...
April 9, 2008 - 12:00am
April 6, 2008
Veteran Sears staffer buys store
With more than a decade's worth of appliance sales expertise, JoAnn Johnson decided to tap into her experience and become the new owner/operator of the Detroit Lakes Sears store. "I have worked for Sears for more than 13 years. I enjoy working with my customers and am very comfortable...
April 6, 2008 - 12:00am
March 30, 2008
Johnson to Luther College
Johnson to Luther College Emma Johnson of Detroit Lakes has been accepted for admission to Luther College in Decorah, Iowa, for the 2008-09 academic year. Johnson received a Regent Scholarship.
March 30, 2008 - 12:00am
Johnson named to dean's list
Johnson named to dean's list Elisabeth Johnson, a junior from Detroit Lakes, has been named to the Luther College Dean's List for the fall semester of the 2007-08 academic year. Johnson, the daughter of Kent and Kristin Johnson of Detroit Lakes, is majoring in nursing at Luther....
March 30, 2008 - 12:00am
March 24, 2008
Grant Johnson, former superintendent of schools at Detroit Lakes, has been recognized for his donation to the Two Harbors Public Library. In celebration of his Leak Year birthday, Johnson challenged family and friends to make donations to the library. He agreed to match up to $1,000....
March 24, 2008 - 12:00am
New Salon opens in Detroit Lakes
This was the year, the year to open a shop of her own, said local stylist Sharon Johnson. "I've helped several owners of salon's start their businesses, which has been exciting as well as educational," she explained. In the business for more than 30 years, Johnson recently...
March 24, 2008 - 12:00am
March 21, 2008
DL woman involved in Nat'l Geographic environmental films
As the executive director of Natural Innovations, Erika Johnson has long been involved with environmental issues on a local level. But recently, the Detroit Lakes resident has been able to reach a more global audience, by filming a series of short documentary pieces for the National...
March 21, 2008 - 12:00am
March 20, 2008
Rainforest show airs
Erika Johnson, Natural Innovations, helped film a story in Belize for National Geographic's Wild Chronicles' program on forest rangers in Belize protecting the rainforest from illegal loggers, looters, etc. The program airs on public television, Channel 2, Sunday from 7 to 7:30...
March 20, 2008 - 12:00am