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Over 200 birders flocked to Detroit Lakes for 21st Festival of Birds
Fergus Falls to get $3.5 million for demolition of historic former state hospital
Minnesota man sentenced for beating newborn 'like grown man'
Fire destroys church in north-central Minnesota town
DL council approves West Lake Drive plan: Public hearing on proposed plan lasts over two hours
Laker Softball summer camp June 20-21
Lacasa, Hanninen place fourth at section tennis
UND's Kyley Foster has been on a fast track to pole vault success
Jacks sweep Laker baseball
Lacasa, Hanninen vying for state doubles berth
Minnesota artist provides artwork for new state license plate honoring fallen officers
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
friends & neighbors
Spicer Castle to close
'A pretty powerful thing': Sanford rolling out new genetic test in primary care clinics
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
Get those motors running: Eagles' 3rd annual 'Leather Up for Lupus' charity ride is Saturday
Summer melodrama rises from the ashes - fourth season will be in new venue
In 'Tomorrow,' it's a dog's life... literally
Locals who love jazz: F-M Kicks explore big-band sound in spring concert
'The Wild Inside' will make you howl
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Donald & Kathleen (King) Coder
Evie Svare and Fran Nelson
Betty Jean Wilson
Darla Kay Soholt
Donald L. Askelson
Over a million died protecting our freedom
Going solo on Iran nuclear agreement
Opinion: Buffer tax credit is both sensible and deserved
Rescissions bill is a smokescreen
Approve funding for Minnesota facilities
Fishing runs hot and cold for Lake of the Woods Opener crew
A busy opener in the lakes area
Turkey decoys attract surprise visitors
The nighttime sounds of frogs and toads
Be kind and help out at lake accesses
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
February 7, 2018
No vehicle restrictions expected for this year's Eelpout Festival that attracts 10,000 to northern Minn. lake
WALKER, Minn.—Eelpout Festival organizers believe there will be no vehicle restrictions during this year's festival. Thanks to this year's...
February 7, 2018 - 5:25pm
May 3, 2017
Leech Lake to vote on new casino, hotel in Cass Lake
CASS LAKE, Minn. -- After more than three decades of operating the Palace Casino and Hotel northwest of Cass Lake, the Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe...
May 3, 2017 - 11:57am
February 21, 2017
Pickups falling through lake ice as officials put out warnings
BEMIDJI, Minn. -- Unseasonably warm temperatures and steady rainfall have prompted local and state officials to urge caution when venturing onto...
February 21, 2017 - 5:31pm
December 10, 2016
Zebra mussel larvae confirmed in Leech Lake
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has confirmed zebra mussels in their larval stage in two locations in Leech Lake in Cass County. The DNR has found no adult zebra mussels in the lake, but the locations and numbers of zebra mussel larvae, called veligers, indicate a reproducing...
December 10, 2016 - 9:30am
October 3, 2015
DNR seeking Leech Lake management plan input
Leech Lake – one of Minnesota’s 10 large walleye lakes – has a new draft management plan and the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is seeking input through Oct. 9. The plan outlines the proposed five-year fish population objectives and fisheries management actions....
October 3, 2015 - 5:00am
April 27, 2015
Three arrested after narcotics search warrant in Walker
BEMIDJI—Three people were arrested Wednesday after law enforcement executed a search warrant in Walker. The Leech Lake Tribal Police Department and Paul Bunyan Drug Task Force officers executed the warrant for narcotics and weapons at a residence in Breezy Point Housing in Walker,...
April 27, 2015 - 8:53am
January 16, 2015
Two rescued from truck on Leech Lake
BEMIDJI -- Two people were rescued from a partially submerged vehicle on Leech Lake on Friday morning. The Cass County Sheriff's Office responded...
January 16, 2015 - 2:30pm
May 5, 2014
Confiscating contraband or violating sovereignty? State, Leech Lake Band in dispute over cigarettes
CASS LAKE, Minn. -- When the state of Minnesota confiscated a shipment of tribal tobacco en route to the Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe reservation,...
May 5, 2014 - 11:00am
July 14, 2013
Protecting Leech Lake is top priority
WALKER - In 2004, Eurasian water milfoil was discovered in harbors located on the southern shoreline of Leech Lake.
July 14, 2013 - 9:52am
June 22, 2013
Leech Lake recognized as on of ten ‘Waters to Watch’
The National Fish Habitat Partnership (NFHP) has designated Leech Lake watershed as one of the nationally recognized 10 “Waters to Watch,” for 2013, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR). “The Leech Lake watershed is a large watershed of 750,000...
June 22, 2013 - 7:00am
March 8, 2013
Police chase ends in crash, serious injury at Leech Lake
One person was seriously injured when a vehicle involved in a police chase left the road, rolled and struck several trees on the Leech Lake Indian Reservation early this morning. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, the accident occurred at 12:28 a.m. north of Cass Lake in Beltrami...
March 8, 2013 - 9:52am
June 23, 2010
Leech Lake candidates contest election results, accuse council members of embezzlement
On June 9, the day after the Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe general election, the four election officials certified the results. Michael Bongo won re-election as secretary-treasurer with 1,300 votes; Robbie Howe-Bebeau won re-election as District 1 Representative with 303 votes; and Steven...
June 23, 2010 - 8:48am
September 1, 2009
Leech Lake tribal judge denies restraining order against Enbridge
Leech Lake Tribal Judge B.J. Jones dismissed a case Aug. 19 filed by plaintiffs seeking to stop the expansion of the Enbridge Energy Corp. pipeline across tribal land. Four members of the Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe filed the civil petition for a temporary restraining order against...
September 1, 2009 - 9:11am
August 14, 2009
Leech Lake hearing on Enbridge pipeline is today
Leech Lake Tribal Judge B.J. Jones has granted an injunction hearing by Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe members seeking to revoke the permit for Enbridge Energy Partners to expand pipelines on Leech Lake tribal land. Jones will hear the case beginning at 10 a.m. today in Leech Lake Tribal...
August 14, 2009 - 9:44am