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Beau Hanson gets fresh start after injury layoff
Pine to Palm Senior Division turns 50
Lakeview Junior Club Championship July 28-29
Vikings moving training camp to Eagan in 2018
Detroit Lake 5th-graders add Pacesetter Great Four-State crown to state and region laurels
Column: Breaking the ice--an introduction to Becker County
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Albright on dean's list at St. Cloud Tech
Oberg on dean's honor roll at Montana State
Scherzer turns 80
Friends & Neighbors
Minnesota Lottery continues to be recognized for its accounting and financial reporting
'Acting small, delivering big': Minnesota business makes name for itself in competitive automation industry
BBB, DLI warn against insurance deductible rebates
Department of Revenue offers tips for property tax refund filers ahead of August deadline
Plan your own adventure: DL Escape Room opens in Washington Square Mall
So close they can taste it: DL's Holmes Theatre to host WE Fest Karaoke Roundup finale on Saturday
Arts and music at Maplewood
Comedian Rodney Carrington comes to Shooting Star Friday
Coming home: Fargo native Shannon Curfman brings solo act to Shooting Star this Thursday
Looking for a good summer read? Your local library can help
Margaret Mary (Sloan) Krenelka
Edwin A. Lundberg
Thomas Jerome Bridges Sr.
Oran L. Wilberg
Letter: City needs to give veteran, landlord a break
Letter: DL should show compassion towards landlord, veteran
Port: I'm pretty sure we elected Zaphod Beeblebrox as president
Lost Italian: Refreshing summer slushes to to help beat the heat
Guest Editorial: Disabled veterans now get free access to state parks
Purple martins faring well in parts of Minnesota
Brad Laabs column: Best lake? Best time to fish? No easy answers
Some tips for successful warm-weather fishing
Blane Klemek column: A sleepy squirrel that acts like a prairie dog
Outdoors column: Minnesota gulls come in three species
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
Late arrival for New Year's baby: First birth of 2017 at Essentia Health-St. Mary's is Azyloh Roberts
DLHS named 'Safe Sports School'
Pine to Palm
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
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