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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
March 6, 2016
Former firefighter sentenced for arson
A former Lake Park firefighter has been sentenced for setting a number of grass fires in 2014. Michael Lyn Gullard, 36, appeared Feb. 25 before Becker County District Judge Joe Evans, who sentenced him to 13 months in prison, stayed five years. He was ordered to serve 25 days in jail...
March 6, 2016 - 5:15am
March 5, 2016
Lake Park man charged with stealing $9,000 lawn mower
Shad Lawrence Lemon, 40, of 127 Hawley St., Lake Park has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony receiving stolen property. According to court records, on Feb. 21, a search warrant executed at a Becker County home uncovered an Exmark commercial-grade zero-turn mower,...
March 5, 2016 - 5:40am
March 4, 2016
Woman accused of selling meth
Ashley Jo Mortenson, 28, of 127 Hawley St., Lake Park has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony second-degree controlled substance crime. According to court records, on Feb. 21 a confidential reliable informant working for the West Central Minnesota Drug task Force...
March 4, 2016 - 5:35am
January 15, 2016
Young coaches making positive changes at LP-A and Rothsay
Lake Park-Audubon head boys basketball coach Kyle Haberman and Rothsay head coach Taylor Fuhs are changing the culture of their respective teams...
January 15, 2016 - 12:40pm
December 22, 2015
Basketball: Waubun sweeps home double dip with LP-A
Waubun swept a home boys and girls basketball doubleheader from Lake Park-Audubon Monday night in Pine to Prairie South play. The Bomber girls won big 79-18, while the boys team completed the sweep with a 64-56 victory. Waubun used a big first half as the Bomber girls led 53-9. Senior...
December 22, 2015 - 11:23am
December 6, 2015
Lake Park native retires after 30-plus years with army
Growing up in a small town like Lake Park, Greg Schlauch didn’t really understand what a positive influence his upbringing would have on his...
December 6, 2015 - 5:50am
November 21, 2015
Trees on parade: Lake Park festival opens Thursday
Every Thanksgiving weekend since 2005, the American Legion Club in Lake Park has opened its doors to the public for the annual Parade of Trees. Now...
November 21, 2015 - 5:10am
November 5, 2015
Hardware Hank gives Lake Park options
Folks who run the Hardware Hank in Lake Park are using every tool in their toolbox to get their new business running like a well-oiled machine. The...
November 5, 2015 - 5:50am
October 24, 2015
Lake Park ladies give their all to build a tight-knit community
A mixture of strong businesses and effective local government are certainly a winning recipe for any town, but a good base of active community...
October 24, 2015 - 4:30am
October 1, 2015
This Lake Park lady is how old?
They say age “ain’t nothin’ but a number”, and through our series aptly named so, the Detroit Lakes Tribune has tracked down and reported...
October 1, 2015 - 10:11am
September 30, 2015
LP-A Elementary doesn't have enough space
It’s a problem that many school districts in Minnesota only wish they had. Since construction on the new Lake Park-Audubon High School in Lake Park and LP-A Elementary addition in Audubon was completed a couple of years ago, enrollment has burgeoned — so much so that with the...
September 30, 2015 - 11:39am
Photo Gallery: Lake Park’s Pumpkin Fest pulls in big crowds
September 30, 2015 - 11:25am
September 23, 2015
Strandvik Lutheran Church is closing its doors Jan. 31 after 60 years of service to community
After 60 years of Sunday school Christmas programs, Ladies Aid, church suppers and good fellowship, Strandvik Lutheran Church in rural Lake Park...
September 23, 2015 - 11:40am
August 9, 2015
New executive director of Historical Society
For the first time in almost five years, the Becker County Historical Society has a new executive director. Rural Lake Park resident Becky...
August 9, 2015 - 5:15am
July 24, 2015
Lake Park man donates fresh veggies to food pantries
On the corner of 4th and Liberty in Lake Park sits a two story home surrounded by flourishing foliage. There lives Edwin and Peggy Stellmach,...
July 24, 2015 - 6:05am