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Local decorations light up the holiday season
Mall of America temporarily closes stores amid protest
A group of Minnesota atheists isn’t sitting out the Christmas season
Gas prices expected to stay low for the holidays
Duluth to ask state about privacy surrounding police body cameras
Spuds earn five-point victory over Lakers
Dance teams nearly sweep at Fergus Falls, fourth at conference kick
Top-ranked Minneota defeats Frazee for Kertscher Duals championship
Otters and Lakers battle to overtime tie
Lakers win late at Alexandria 54-49
Albright named as BWSR’s Watershed Employee of the Year
Plowing snow onto highway can be a hazard, considered illegal
Holy Rosary completes first Knowledge Bowl
Don’t let stress beat you
Friends & Neighbors
Essentia gives Wolf Lake Rescue a gift
6,600 Minnesota jobs created; rate down to 3.7%
Dept of Revenue wins improvement award
Minnesotans saving big coin with gas dip
New agent joins Jack Chiver Realty team
Variety of events planned in area
Celebrating ‘most wonderful time of the year’
Sawyer Brown bringing Christmas spirit to Shooting Star this Friday
Longest Night Music Fest set this Sunday in NYM
‘The Classic Nutcracker’ coming to NDSU’s Reineke Festival Hall
1 step forward, 2 steps back
Leave us all alone! We can’t breathe!
The limit of Minnesota Nice: Norwegian Americans rally to defeat ambassador pick
Time is right for American policy change on Cuba
Man versus the machine
Voyageurs National Park grows by 61 acres
Court order puts Great Lakes wolves back on endangered species list
Stay safe when darkhouse spearing
Innovations have changed the ice fishing industry
December is ‘the moon of popping trees’
From ski lessons to tubing fun, there’s lots for kids to do on the Mountain
New ski lodge is heart of Detroit Mountain Recreation Area
Making Detroit Mountain happen
Holiday Traditions 2014
Winter Laker Book 2014-15
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
Severe Weather Announcements (1)
November 30, 2012
Patrol identifies pedestrian struck and killed by vehicle in Lake Park
The Minnesota State Patrol has identified a pedestrian who died after he was struck by a vehicle on Highway 10 in Lake Park on Thursday night. Shelby E. Somerville, 25, of Lake Park, was walking south across the highway and was struck in the right lane by an eastbound 2012 GMC Acadia,...
news / accidents
November 30, 2012 - 8:29am
November 28, 2012
Good turnout for inaugural race
The first-ever Turkey Day 5K, held on the morning of Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 22, was "a huge success," according to organizer Jacquelyn Vranicar, with a good-sized crowd showing up at the Lake Park American Legion to help raise money for the Families Forever Scholarship Fund. The winner...
news / events
November 28, 2012 - 11:40am
FCCLA hosts Sadie Hawkins dance
Members of the Lake Park Audubon FCCLA Chapter hosted their third annual Sadie Hawkins High School Dance on Friday, Nov. 16. This was the first...
news / wave
November 28, 2012 - 9:23am
LPA FCCLA members sell over 800 cookies for children
Members of the LPA Family Career and Community Leaders of America baked, decorated and sold over 800 cookies to benefit the Children's Miracle...
news / wave
November 28, 2012 - 9:21am
November 16, 2012
Parade of Trees
As the holidays approach, homes and businesses will begin to light up like a Christmas tree -- especially the American Legion in Lake Park. That's because folks there are preparing for the seventh annual Parade of Trees, which starts Thanksgiving Day at 3 p.m. "This is where individuals,...
November 16, 2012 - 1:51pm
November 9, 2012
Walmart ex-employee in court for theft
A Lake Park man will make his first appearance Tuesday in Becker County District Court on a felony charge of property theft (over $5,000). Ryan Daniel Goroski, P.O. Box 488, Lake Park, is accused of taking both merchandise and food from Walmart in Detroit Lakes while he was employed...
news / crime
November 9, 2012 - 3:49pm
First-ever 'Turkey Day 5K' on Nov. 22 will benefit Families Forever
On your mark, get set, go! Runners who are looking for a way to lessen the guilt over consuming all those Thanksgiving dinner calories, registration is now open for the inaugural Turkey Day 5K in Lake Park. Organized by Lake Park-Audubon High School alumni Jacqueline Ballard...
news / events
November 9, 2012 - 3:42pm
November 7, 2012
Grant beats incumbent for Audubon mayor
In one of Becker County's few contested municipal races, challenger Brad Grant defeated incumbent Jeff Quam in the battle for the title of Audubon's mayor. When all of the votes were counted, Grant had received 148 votes (66 percent) to Quam's 72 votes (32 percent).
November 7, 2012 - 12:04am
October 31, 2012
Garden club looking for members
The Lake Park Garden Club will meet Friday, Nov. 2, at 1 p.m. in the Jane Nelson home, 14401 County Road 5. This will be a planning meeting for 2013 meetings and programs. The club encourages prospective members to attend, and we are always interested in suggestions for future...
October 31, 2012 - 11:28am
WonderWeavers comes to DL, Frazee libraries
WonderWeavers storytellers Colleen and Tina share fun and entertaining stories fit for the whole family. They will be visiting area libraries and bringing their "I'm Great, You're Terrific!" program. They will be making stops at Mahnomen Elementary School (open to the public)...
Detroit Lakes / news / Frazee / Library
October 31, 2012 - 11:07am
October 30, 2012
Showing their pink power
What do 200 students and faculty dressed in various shades of pink have in common? They were all showing their support in bringing awareness...
October 30, 2012 - 3:24pm
October 17, 2012
LP-A talks technology for students
When new laptop computers were presented to sophomores, juniors and seniors at Lake Park-Audubon Schools this fall, they were required to sign a user agreement that basically makes them responsible for keeping the new machines in tip-top shape, as well as for paying a $50, non-refundable...
October 17, 2012 - 12:41pm
Happenings can be e-mailed to Pippi Mayfield at firstname.lastname@example.org or submitted online at www.dl-online.com. Wednesday, Oct. 17 Square dance Larry's Plus square dance is at 7 p.m. in the IOOF Hall in Detroit Lakes. Caller is Larry Johansen. Thursday, Oct. 18 BCHS annual...
Detroit Lakes / news / events / Library / Frazee
October 17, 2012 - 9:35am
October 12, 2012
LP man gets jail for strangling girlfriend
A Lake Park man was convicted and sentenced Monday in Becker County District Court on a felony charge of domestic assault-strangulation. Kip William Borowski, 55, whose address is listed as P.O.
news / crime
October 12, 2012 - 1:35pm
October 10, 2012
FCCLA members collecting 'Treats for Troops'
Do you know a military person who is serving overseas? The answer to that question for many of us is "yes." It is the exact reason that junior and senior high FCCLA members have been inspired to send "treats to the troops" as a part of an annual FCCLA project. Dylan Larson and...
news / wave
October 10, 2012 - 10:06am