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Audubon man faces domestic assault charges
MnDOT adds North Star Route to U.S. bicycle system
Local National Guard unit wins acclaim during grueling training in Mojave Desert
DL man faces first-degree drug charge for meth
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Wrestlers looking to jump back in section mix
Wittner takes over Hornet basketball program
Hornet wrestlers take Unruh Invite
Laker girls hockey shutout at Sartell
Raider girls snap 36-game skid
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
Is your sewer skewered?: Local man designs system to prevent frozen sewer vents
Essentia Health welcomes orthopedic surgeon in Detroit Lakes
When might opening a joint bank account make sense?
It's a farm-fresh family thing: Roasted, Baked in DL set to open
Gas prices up average of three cents in Minnesota
Grace Lutheran to host Holiday Vendor Fair
'World's best tribute to young Elvis' comes to Detroit Lakes Saturday
Area students participating in Concordia Christmas Concerts
Award-winning country artist Phil Vassar coming to Shooting Star Friday
Great American Think-Off solicits questions for anniversary debate
Diana Lynn Aker
Eugene (Gene) A. Nelson
Melvin Martin Goodman
Jeffrey Lee Olds
Ruth I. Knapp
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?
Thanks to teachers for attended Legion Auxiliary Appreciation Tea
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
Lot of activity as autumn turns towards winter
An explosion of everything Christmas: Detroit Lakes woman creates holiday wonderland in her home
'In Spite of Heroin': Area mom pens book about surviving twin sons’ addiction
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
July 27, 2016
Fire departments host community dance
In Detroit Lakes and Lake Park, the Fire Departments are staffed entirely by volunteers who are willing to risk life and limb to help in times...
July 27, 2016 - 10:54am
July 22, 2016
Lake Park woman charged with theft from employer
Jericha Marie Schermerhorn, 27, of 13128 Thunder Bolt Ranch, Lake Park, has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony theft. According to court records, as an employee at Lakes Coffee and Liquor in Becker County, she was fired Nov. 27 after store surveillance video...
July 22, 2016 - 5:25am
July 17, 2016
Chief Brady Burnside enjoying Lake Park job
Brady Burnside has been Lake Park police chief for nearly a year now, and he’s happy to be there. Burnside, 44, spent the prior 14 years with...
July 17, 2016 - 5:25am
July 11, 2016
Lake Park cleans up from 91 mile per hour winds
Strong thunderstorms and straight-line winds upwards of 91 miles per hour ripped through the region overnight, and it appeared to have had its...
July 11, 2016 - 4:05pm
June 22, 2016
Lake Park community says goodbye to little Caylin
Steve Parenteau, Caylin Donovan’s grandfather, spoke at her funeral service with a tie knotted around his head. “I’m the one you can all...
June 22, 2016 - 2:05pm
June 21, 2016
Two arrests made in hit-and-run crash that killed 10-year-old Lake Park girl
LAKE PARK, Minn. -- Ginnie Donovan of Lake Park, Minn., was in the midst of a prayer service for her daughter Monday night when she got the call...
June 21, 2016 - 8:34am
June 14, 2016
Sadness and shock in Lake Park following hit-and-run death of 10 year old
LAKE PARK - She was her mother's "sunshine", and it was at Lake Park-Audubon Elementary School, less that two weeks ago, 10 year old Caylin Donovan...
June 14, 2016 - 8:25am
June 13, 2016
'I see it when I close my eyes,' says mom of Lake Park girl killed in hit-and-run
LAKE MILLES LACS, Minn.—Learning her 10-year-old daughter was struck and killed by a hit-and-run driver left Ginnie Donovan with a "huge, gaping...
June 13, 2016 - 8:27am
June 11, 2016
Sentenced for assault
Leo Dale Jorschumb, 27, of 13289 Memory Lane, Lake Park has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony third-degree assault. According to court records, on Sept. 12 he allegedly assaulted a man at Jorschumb’s residence. Both men had been drinking and they exchanged...
June 11, 2016 - 5:05am
May 22, 2016
Navy vet survived bombings, suicide air attacks in WWII
World War II Navy veteran Harry Fuglie, 91, of Lake Park wasn’t too wild about being interviewed for this article. “I’m not a hero,”...
May 22, 2016 - 5:50am
May 12, 2016
Lake Park teen abused in center?
A Lake Park family is hoping justice can be served for their son who battles schizophrenia. This, as state officials investigate allegations...
May 12, 2016 - 8:25am
April 18, 2016
Lake Park woman hurt in Highway 10 rollover
A 19-year-old Lake Park woman was injured in a rollover accident on Highway 10 Saturday afternoon. Kaylie O. Pederson suffered non-life-threatening...
April 18, 2016 - 2:15pm
April 15, 2016
Lake park woman faces three felony drug charges
Sharon Mae Wisk, 53, of 2055 Second St., Lake Park has been charged in Becker County District Court with three felony counts of fifth-degree controlled substance crime. According to court records, on April 6 she was a passenger in a vehicle stopped by a Detroit Lakes police officer...
April 15, 2016 - 5:30am
March 31, 2016
Lake Park artist’s love of texture leads to later-life career change
It was her New Year’s resolution. Melissa Wood’s mother and mother-in-law both had cancer and their journeys inspired Wood to learn something...
March 31, 2016 - 5:10am
March 30, 2016
Local athletic trainers on the front lines of player wellness
The surrounding five schools are serviced by three professional athletic trainers in Tom Truedson at Detroit Lakes, Kate Ihle in Frazee and Mahnomen...
March 30, 2016 - 9:23am