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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
Benneth "Benny" Braseth
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
April 11, 2018
Minneapolis murder suspect arrested in northwest Minnesota
NAYTAHWAUSH, Minn. — An 18-year-old man wanted in connection with a Minneapolis homicide was arrested in this northwest Minnesota county...
April 11, 2018 - 6:51pm
March 1, 2018
Emily Dewey’s family raising money for legal fight against man they claim took advantage of her just before she died
MADISON, Wis. – The family of Emily Dewey, the widow of a murdered Mahnomen County sheriff’s deputy, has launched an online fundraiser to...
March 1, 2018 - 3:13pm
November 7, 2017
Body found in Mahnomen County, no foul play suspected
At approximately 9:30 a.m. Monday morning the Mahnomen County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a missing person who hadn’t returned...
November 7, 2017 - 11:03am
October 20, 2017
Mahnomen County police ask for help as drug overdoses rise
MAHNOMEN COUNTY—Family and friends in Mahnomen County are reeling after a string of drug overdoses left one dead and others hospitalized....
October 20, 2017 - 8:35am
October 16, 2017
Police investigating multiple overdoses in Mahnomen County left one dead
Mahnomen County had four heroin overdoses in 24 hours that led to the death of Marissa Sargent, 23, of Naytahwaush, Minn., according to an Oct....
October 16, 2017 - 10:11am
June 3, 2017
Man charged after two shot and wounded in Naytahwaush
A Naytahwaush man has been charged in a shooting incident Tuesday evening in Naytahwaush. Andrew Boswell, 22, has been charged with felony second-degree assault in the case, according to the Mahnomen County Sheriff's Office. He appeared in Mahnomen County District court Friday, where...
June 3, 2017 - 12:16am
May 31, 2017
Double shooting reported in Naytahwaush Tuesday
Two shooting victims are in stable condition following a late evening incident on Tuesday, May 30 in the village of Naytahwaush.
May 31, 2017 - 10:35am
March 4, 2017
Mahnomen woman suffers life-threatening injuries in crash with semi
MAHNOMEN, Minn.—Details in a Friday afternoon highway collision that sent a woman to a Fargo hospital for treatment of life-threatening...
March 4, 2017 - 9:52am
January 30, 2017
Chevy hits tribal squad car: Icy roads cause injury accidents over the weekend
A car that moved over to give room to a tribal squad car, making a traffic stop on an icy Highway 59, ended up losing control and hitting the squad car Saturday evening—one of two injury accidents that evening on highways in Mahnomen County. The 2014 White Earth Ford Explorer...
January 30, 2017 - 10:51am
Mahube receives grant to help seniors at risk of becoming homeless
About one in five people in Becker County is over 65 years old, and with the Baby Boomers retiring, that number is increasing, but Social Security just can't seem to keep up. A community needs survey, developed by Mahube-Otwa Community Action Partnership, showed among other statistics,...
November 30, 2016 - 5:30pm
October 6, 2016
Mahnomen County may contract for beds in new Becker County Jail
Mahnomen County is considering a three-year contract to board a limited number of inmates in the new Becker County Jail. The jail is expected to cost about $18 million and hold 157 to 170 inmates, both maximum and minimum security. It will be built on Highway 59 just north of Detroit...
October 6, 2016 - 5:55am
August 31, 2016
Long-term approach to growing jobs
It was all about the teamwork: State lawmakers were impressed when Mahnomen County, the City of Mahnomen and the White Earth Reservation joined together to answer Gov. Mark Dayton's call to address economic disparity in Minnesota. The result: Initial funding of $500,000 and ongoing...
August 31, 2016 - 11:04am
August 25, 2015
Mahnomen County Sheriff's Office investigating suspicious death
Mahnomen County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a suspicious death that occurred Monday in Naytahwaush. Sheriff’s deputies responded to a call Monday at about 12:05 a.m.
August 25, 2015 - 8:32am
January 6, 2014
Three arrested in rash of burglaries in Mahnomen, surrounding counties
BEMIDJI -- Three suspects have been arrested in connection with a rash of burglaries in Beltrami and surrounding counties. According to officials, Clearwater County deputies responded to the scene of a burglary early Saturday. Witness described a Toyota Tundra leaving the scene,...
January 6, 2014 - 10:29am