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AgweekTV: Sczepanski Farm Insolvency
Crash near Ice Cracking Lake kills two, injures two
DL man sentenced for animal cruelty
Murder suspect bludgeoned Otter Tail County mother, son with pipe wrench, charges say
Dragon Open kicks off summer golf tournaments June 11
Vikings open season at home against 49ers, have four nationally televised games
Raiders down Patriots late in season-opening victory
NorthStar Academy team accepted into new hockey league
Summit to address football concerns in Minnesota
Unwrapping #MeToo with grace
It's almost time to light the 'Fire in February': DL preacher's plans taking shape to mobilize community to read Bible's Book of Acts
'Fire in February': DL preacher hopes to mobilize local faith community to read Bible's Book of Acts
LP-A Elementary recognized for achieving positive student outcomes
Snappy side: Festive Pomegranate Salad sure to shine on holiday menu
friends & neighbors
Parent company of Herberger's could be headed for liquidation
Detroit Lakes couple forced to spend extra $2,000 on flights home after being stranded in Mexico by Sun Country
Peterson: Work mandate for food stamps imperils next farm bill
Arvig to boost workforce by 160
Ketter joins Mid-Minnesota as DL branch manager
Special music event coming to DL library April 24
What's coming up for arts and entertainment around the region
What's new in arts and entertainment around the region
Crawling with creativity: Detroit Lakes' 2nd Annual Art Crawl set for April 19-21
Stories sought for new musical set in Otter Tail County
Lottie Ann Thomas
Merle R. Meyer
George B. Scarborough
Family of slain child says multiple people called Otter Tail County social services
Letter: Help make these school projects community plans
Letter: Thumbs up to all you snowplow drivers
Letter: An alternative DL school building plan
Divided loyalties--don't be quick to judge
Ice-out shaping up to be late: Brutally cold April will impact May fishing opener
Wild turkey a success story in Minnesota
Snowy start to steelhead season: Despite snowstorm, Brule River anglers turn out for opener
Now is the time to clean, repair your birdhouses
Let's bring back the fishing pier at Dunton Locks
Getting ahead of the curve: Cancer rehab in DL helps patients get back into life
'We'll strive to be fair': Two of Becker County’s top legal eagles talk about upcoming judgeships
Ruby's Pantry helps families make ends meet; Local mom of 7 shares her story
Adolescent anxiety is on the rise, and social media may be part of the problem
Minnesota Made: Enjoy some movies shot in the Lake of 10,000 Lakes
Letter: Ice palace co-chairs thank the community
Youth fishing derby on Little Detroit Lake was 'great success'
The walls came tumbling down: Ice palace demolished on Friday
Totally tube-ular!: Elementary school students get outside to slide
Polar Fest's inaugural hotdish challenge brings in big, hungry crowd
September 12, 2017
Plea hearing set for man accused in fatal hit-and-run of Lake Park girl
AITKIN, Minn. — A man charged with causing the death of a 10-year-old Lake Park girl in a hit-and-run in June 2016 is scheduled to enter...
September 12, 2017 - 8:16pm
September 7, 2017
‘It’s all gone’: Leaf Lake home goes up in flames Thursday afternoon
Howard Ellingson sat in a lawn chair in his front yard and watched helplessly as his Leaf Lake home burned down this afternoon. Ellingson says...
September 7, 2017 - 4:11pm
September 6, 2017
Several area students enrolled at Ridgewater for fall semester
Ridgewater College, with campuses in Willmar and Hutchinson, Minn., recently announced that the following area students have been admitted to the college for fall semester 2017. Betty Schouviller, Callaway; Laurie Erdall, Katie Lawrence and Christine Scoles, all of Detroit Lakes;...
September 6, 2017 - 2:16pm
August 26, 2017
Classic '69 Mercury Cougar stolen, crashed after high-speed Minnesota chase
DETROIT LAKES, Minn.—Darcy Savig of Audubon got a shock to the system on Tuesday when he discovered his beloved 1969 Mercury Cougar had...
August 26, 2017 - 1:52pm
August 23, 2017
Lake Park's Barnick named to NDSU dean's list
Ryan Barnick of Lake Park was among the 180 North Dakota State University students to be placed on its summer 2017 dean's list. Barnick is studying respiratory care at the university; a student must earn a 3.50 grade point average or higher and be enrolled in at least 9 class credits...
August 23, 2017 - 10:26am
August 14, 2017
Calling all local actors!
Just a couple of months ago, the Becker County Museum hosted its first-ever Solstice Cemetery Walk at Oak Grove Cemetery, bringing more than...
August 14, 2017 - 10:28am
August 11, 2017
A real farming dynasty: Rural Lake Park brothers plan to pass on century farm to fourth generation
Lena Ellingson was just 13 years old when she first met Mathias Mattson on the boat from Norway to the United States — and he wasn't much...
August 11, 2017 - 10:30am
July 12, 2017
Area students graduate from NDSU
The following area students were among those who graduated from North Dakota State University in Fargo this spring (listed alphabetically by hometown, with degrees and academic honors in parentheses): From Callaway: Bonnie Jean Stalberger (B.S., zoology, with honors).
July 12, 2017 - 3:20pm
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