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Al Franken, 'Giant of the Senate': Minnesota Senator visits Detroit Lakes, talks career pathways
Survival of Sears and Kmart is in doubt
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Otters' late charge falls short in state opener
Area gymnasts ready for state USAG
Mom's fight with cancer shaped the attitude of LP-A's Raaen
Good luck at State, Raiders!
Ninth annual old-timers wrestling tournament
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Planning will help you see green in retirement
An evening of music and storytelling: Chinese entertainer Gao Hong to perform Thursday in NYM
Wednesday matters: Everyday prayers
Column: Beware of "Can you hear me?" scam calls
Friends & Neighbors
Ryan Hanson Homes has new licensed realtor
Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Joins Essentia Health in Detroit Lakes
Back in business: Audubon Liquor Store purchased by brothers-in-law
Norby's recognized for 90 years of membership
L&M Fleet Supply earns honor from Cub Cadet as one of the top dealers in America
Full WE Fest lineup announced
'Beauty and the Beast' debuts to magical $350M globally
Women on a roll: Female directors dominate at Fargo Film Festival
'Wheel of Fortune' unfortunate guess goes viral
'Sesame Street' to welcome muppet character with autism
Donna Mae Graffis
Lyle E. Donley
Jeffrey M. Webber
Irene Leona Johnson
Ronald "Sam" F. Samuelson
Letter: 'Extreme vetting' is a sham--we're already as safe as we can be
Letter: Eken says attack against him by fellow senator was 'flat-out lie'
Another Republican wedge issue to divide Minnesotans?
Letter: 'Repeal and replace' plan means tax cuts for the rich, fewer health benefits for the American people
Now is the time for next Farm Bill
Signs of spring: The lark and pasque flowers
Brad Laabs column: There's still quality lake ice for fishing
Waiting for Woodie Camp: Young waterfowlers can attend free, weeklong summer camp
Blane Klemek column: Pileated woodpecker can hollow out trees like a buzzsaw
Brad Laabs column: Get your poop in a scoop and clean up the lake, anglers!
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
Lake of the Woods
April 20, 2016
Body found in Lake of the Woods
A body has been found on Lake of the Woods near the Canadian border after a man disappeared six months ago in a boating accident on the lake. The Lake of the Woods County Sheriff’s Department told the Northern Light Region Tuesday night that its deputies and Ontario Provincial police...
April 20, 2016 - 10:38am
December 14, 2015
Laker boys win fifth straight game
The Detroit Lakes boys hockey team is on a roll, winners of five straight games, including back-to-back wins this weekend – a 5-0 shutout of...
December 14, 2015 - 3:54pm
December 1, 2014
Boys Hockey: Lakers split a pair on road trip
The Detroit Lakes boys’ hockey team split a pair of games on the road over the holiday weekend picking up a 3-1 victory in Baudette over Lake of the Woods Friday and falling 3-2 at Warroad on Saturday. Austin Fritz picked up his first victory of the season in net stopping 23...
December 1, 2014 - 2:18pm
February 20, 2014
12 people face 80 charges in Lake of the Woods case
Court documents were scheduled to be in the hands of Lake of the Woods County court officials sometime today in connection with an investigation into guided fishing operations on Lake of the Woods. According to Col. Ken Soring, enforcement chief for the Minnesota Department of...
February 20, 2014 - 2:53pm
January 28, 2014
40 DNR officers conduct sting on Lake of the Woods
Charges are pending against an unknown number of people for illegally taking, transporting and/or possessing too many walleyes on Lake of the Woods, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources reported this week. In a statement issued by Chris Niskanen, DNR communications director...
January 28, 2014 - 3:32pm
March 24, 2009
Snowmobilers bodies recovered from Lake of the Woods
Ontario authorities have recovered the bodies of a Warroad, Minn., man and his teen-aged son who went through the ice Saturday afternoon on Lake of the Woods near Cyclone Island. According to Ontario Provincial Police, divers recovered the bodies of Wayne Windahl, 47, and his son,...
March 24, 2009 - 4:06pm
March 23, 2009
Two missing snowmobilers in Lake of the Woods accident identified, wife and mother of missing from Frazee
LAKE OF THE WOODS - Two snowmobilers who went through the ice on Lake of the Woods Saturday afternoon have been identified as a father and son from Warroad. Divers continued to search today for Wayne Windahl, 47, and Jeremy Windahl, 16, according to a news release from the Ontario...
March 23, 2009 - 6:21pm
Divers recover body of trucker who went through ice on Lake of the Woods
Divers have recovered the body of a truck driver who went through the ice on Lake of the Woods near Minnesota's Northwest Angle. The Ontario Provincial Police identified the trucker as 68-year-old Allen Elleson of Angle Inlet, Minn. Authorities say Elleson was hauling cement in...
March 23, 2009 - 6:20pm
Officials to release Lake of the Woods snowmobiler info Monday
Ontario Provincial Police said details of two snowmobilers missing on Lake of the Woods would not be released until Monday morning. The incident has been turned over to the OPP Kenora detachment. The two reportedly hit an open water area at about 2 p.m. Saturday in an area of the...
March 23, 2009 - 9:46am
March 21, 2009
Two snowmobilers missing on Lake of the Woods
Two snowmobilers are missing on Lake of the Woods after apparently traveling into an open-water area, according to the Ontario Provincial Police, or OPP. Sgt. Darryl Wright said the incident was reported about 2 p.m. Saturday.
March 21, 2009 - 11:28pm
March 20, 2009
Minnesota trucker missing after breaking through Lake of the Woods ice
A trucker from northern Minnesota is missing after his vehicle broke through the ice this morning on Lake of the Woods, according to the Ontario Provincial Police, or OPP, Communications Unit. Sgt. Ted Becker said the OPP received a call at 9:12 a.m. after a person waiting for a...
March 20, 2009 - 7:49pm
October 10, 2008
Bovine tuberculosis: USDA approves 'split-state status' for Minnesota
GRAND FORKS - The U.S. Department of Agriculture has approved a "split-state status" for Minnesota in its fight against bovine tuberculosis, improving conditions for a great part of the state's cattle industry, state officials announced Thursday. "This has been a long-awaited point...
October 10, 2008 - 12:00am