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DNR deer meat donation program benefits many families in local area
'Our little missing link': DL parents talk growing their families through foster-to-adopt option
Home sweet...Holmes?: Country crooner John Berry returning to Detroit Lakes for Dec. 2 Christmas concert
Republican Tim Miller hopes to take on Collin Peterson
Adam Thielen on verge of breaking Vikings' 1,000-yard receiving drought
Pazdernik rebound leader in loss to Dragons
HOCKEY: Laker girls drop conference opener
This is one of the most incredible encounters you'll see between a hunter and a deer
All-section football teams announced in 6A and 8AA
LP-A Elementary recognized for achieving positive student outcomes
Snappy side: Festive Pomegranate Salad sure to shine on holiday menu
Social Security supports veterans, active duty military personnel
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Gov. Dayton proclaims 'Acts of Kindness Week' statewide
friends & neighbors
Dressed to 'The Nines'...kids: The Nines owner opens kids' clothing store across the street
Humane Society of the Lakes assistant manager promoted
Limited number of free MANNA memberships available: BC Energize challenges community to match Essentia donation to JOCAL JEWEL program
Aspen Institute recognizes M State as one of nation's top 150 community colleges
LendEDU's look inside the class of 2017's plan for student loan repayment
4 family-friendly games to spice up any Turkey Day gathering
Happy Thanksgiving from the DL library
Christmas show at Ulen's Top Hat Theatre Dec. 2
Things to do in the lakes area this weekend
DLMS Fall Band Concert is Thursday, Nov. 16
Robert and Marilynn Halverson
Arlo & Neva Bodin
Joe and Karen Merseth
Franklin Benjamin "Bud" Heisler
Roger (Ben) Nelson
Maynard A. Hanson
Charles Andersen Petersen
Franklin "Bud" Heisler
We're thankful for you, dear reader
Letter: Here's why I stand by President Trump
Lynn Hummel column: Artifacts from history's crawl space
Will tax cuts pile up more debt?
Knowing these ABCs can save a baby's life
Lake ice still treacherous due to weather ups and downs
How birds and mammals survive the winter
Monster white-tailed deer taken in northern ND
Pine River area boy bags deer of a different color - rare piebald doe
DL team places first in sporting clays at Fort Thunder
Welcome to the dark side: Local museum's first 'After Dark' event brings sold-out crowds
His way to Broadway: Minnesota’s De’Lon Grant has made his Broadway debut in ‘Come from Away’
Consume those leafy greens for a healthy body
You've gotta have faith: Christian filmmakers start up business, teaching academy in rural Audubon
My Christmas in Denmark: Different traditions, same feel
pine to palm
Pine to Palm champ signs NLI with BSU
Late string of birdies gives Hoge fourth straight PGA Tour card
Bison golf no longer that other minor sport at NDSU
Gillam snaps Renner’s streak to take Super Senior crown
Piatz picks up second Pine to Palm Mid-Am title
July 10, 2017
Highway 10 median project begins today from Lake Park to Frazee
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — Motorists on Highway 10 between Lake Park and Frazee will encounter intermittent lane closures starting July 10 as crews begin median work in several locations. The project includes the installation of several left turn lanes as well as a handful of median...
July 10, 2017 - 10:04am
June 20, 2017
Lake Park man charged with burglary
Christopher Steven Harstad, 31, of Lake Park has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony second-degree burglary. According to court records, on April 18, he allegedly entered a residence through a back garage door and stole a TV set from the living room, a GoPro waterproof...
June 20, 2017 - 9:00am
June 12, 2017
Crime & accidents
Tuesday, May 30 At 11:51 a.m. a caller reported a break in on the 36000 block of Loon Drive in Ogema, where the residence door had been left open and a window had been broken, but nothing was reportedly missing. At 3:22 p.m. a puppy was reportedly stolen from the 31000 block of Highway...
June 12, 2017 - 8:28am
June 11, 2017
134,000 chicks believed dead in poultry barn blaze near Hawley
HAWLEY, Minn. – Up to 134,000 chicks are believed dead after a large fire Sunday afternoon at a chicken barn near here. The blaze was reported...
June 11, 2017 - 6:17pm
May 31, 2017
Area students named to M State president's list
Minnesota State Community and Technical College has named 670 students to its president's list for the 2017 spring semester. Area students named to the president's list are the following (listed alphabetically by hometown):
May 31, 2017 - 12:56pm
May 12, 2017
Charge dismissed against former Lake Park mayor
A felony charge of financial exploitation has been dismissed against a former Lake Park mayor. Aaron Lee Wittnebel, 36, had been charged in Becker County District Court with felony financial exploitation of a vulnerable adult.
May 12, 2017 - 10:00am
May 11, 2017
Mr. and Mrs. Scott Hanson of Lake Park are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Chloe Hanson to Samuel Gill, son of Jim and...
May 11, 2017 - 9:53am
Crime & accidents
Tuesday, April 25 At 7:45 a.m. five mailboxes were found smashed along the 17000 block of Disse Road in Detroit Lakes. At 10:53 a.m. a chainsaw was stolen from the 19000 block of County Road 131 in Detroit Lakes. At 11:27 p.m. a caller reported someone burning garbage on the corner...
May 11, 2017 - 9:40am
March 23, 2017
James Amdal, 97, in attendance at state quarterfinal
James Amdal, 97, played basketball and graduated from Lake Park high school in 1938. He was seated courtside at Williams Arena for Lake Park-Audubon’s...
March 23, 2017 - 2:56pm
March 16, 2017
Lake Park woman sentenced for drugs
Sharon Mae Wisk, 54, of 2055 Second St., Lake Park has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony fifth-degree controlled substance crime. Two other felony counts of fifth-degree controlled substance crime were dismissed in a plea agreement. According to court records,...
March 16, 2017 - 4:00pm
March 9, 2017
Here comes da bus: State may pay for new county transit bus, service to Lake Park, Audubon
If all goes well, Becker County will soon be the proud owner of a new 20-passenger transit bus, five new Armer radios for its transit system,...
March 9, 2017 - 9:00am
March 4, 2017
Local students serve as orientation leaders at BSU
Kassandra DuChene, Detroit Lakes, and Jessica Dalen, Lake Park, were among 28 Bemidji State University students who helped welcome new students to campus as orientation leaders during fall 2016 semester start-up activities. DuChene is a junior in the nursing program at BSU, while...
March 4, 2017 - 7:00am
February 24, 2017
Area students graduate from NDSU
The following area students were among those who graduated from North Dakota State University in Fargo this fall (listed alphabetically by hometown, with degrees and academic honors in parentheses): From Detroit Lakes: Elisabeth Katie Brekke (Bachelor of Science, zoology); Andrew...
February 24, 2017 - 4:00pm
February 10, 2017
Tradition and a 40-mile trek: Midnight Riders celebrate 50th anniversary of Old Timers Run
It looked as though the whole town—and a yeti—was gathered at the Lake Park Liquor Store to prepare for the 50th annual Midnight...
February 10, 2017 - 1:30pm
February 9, 2017
DeSautel earns academic honors at Dakota State
Becky DeSautel, Lake Park, was among those part-time students at Dakota State University (DSU) in Madison, S.D., to qualify for the President's Academic Honors list for the 2016 fall semester. A total of 452 full-time and 223 part-time students qualified for the honor by achieving...
February 9, 2017 - 9:00am