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DL man suffers gunshot wound
Exploring the lakes' winged wonders: Detroit Lakes' 20th Annual Festival of Birds set for May 18-21
Tax preparer accused of not paying her taxes
Level four special education facilities in the works
Klobuchar bill aims to bring in more rural doctors
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Roth earns all-tournament honors at Summit Championship
Norman County West in danger of losing fall and winter sports
Area kids place at state free throw competition
Smith Leads Huskers at Big Ten Championships
Little Lakers Boys Basketball summer camp registration
It's National Stress Awareness Month: Take some time to unwind
Answering the call: Lake Park family to become long-term missionaries in Africa
Column: Christianity and "being cool"
Cuisine meets culture: LP-A International Foods class learns to prepare dishes native to variety of cultures
Column: Into the light
Friends & Neighbors
‘It was time to pass the baton’: Dean’s Country Market in Perham, NY Mills sold to Central Market owners
Midwest Workwear has new store manager
Two in one: Magnolia's moves to new building, rents extra space to massage therapist
Essentia Health St. Mary's staff honored, donate to nonprofits
DL Public Utilities recognized for electric reliability
A night dressed in neon: Holmes Theatre's Motion fundraiser to feature Post Traumatic Funk Syndrome
It's Shakespeare... with an apocalyptic twist: Detroit Lakes High School's spring play views British history through a zombie-infested lens
Column: Mosquitoes sometimes more than just annoying: Insect's bite can transmit malaria, which is fatal if left untreated
Associate justice and former Vikings great Alan Page speaking April 24 in Fergus Falls
New artist exhibit opens this week at DL's Trinity Lutheran Church
Mathew R. Veronen
Janice Erickson Dollinger
Janice L. Herman
Letter: War with North Korea would be a big mistake
Other Opinions: It's working, don't give up on effort to clean up Great Lakes
Letter: Doctors are on your side, elected officials should be, too
Earth Day--by the numbers
Lynn Hummel column: Grunting helps get the job done
Column: Whistling past the graveyard--wood ducks make big comeback
Brad Laabs column: Enjoy hunting panfish until 'fishing opener' May 12
Brad Laabs column: Ice is gone, get ready to launch your boat
Outdoors column: Wild turkeys are a Minnesota success story
Blane Klemek column: Little bird that could: the northern saw-whet owl
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
June 17, 2016
Fire destroys home in Menahga
With his house engulfed in flames, Dan Yrjo said he was in survival mode when he grabbed a garden hose to spray water in an attempt to knock...
June 17, 2016 - 2:37pm
April 18, 2016
BASEBALL: Frazee sweeps at PR tournament
The Frazee baseball team defeated Staples-Motley and Menahga to take the top spot at the Park Rapids tournament Saturday. The Hornets opened with a 12-1 victory over Staples-Motley and defeated Menahga 8-1 in the championship game. Gunnar Hilde was 3-3 with two RBI and two runs scored;...
April 18, 2016 - 2:49pm
March 7, 2016
DL, Menahga to celebrate St. Urho
St. Urho the Grasshopper Chaser, patron saint of Finnish Americans everywhere, is feted each year on March 16, the day officially recognized...
March 7, 2016 - 5:00am
December 23, 2015
Hornet girls win at Menahga, even record at 4-4
Hailee Oswald scored a game-high 23 points to lead Frazee to a 55-43 road victory over Menahga in non-conference girls basketball Tuesday night. "It was great to see Hailee Oswald get the hot hand tonight as she can shoot it as good as anyone around," said Frazee head coach Dave Conzemius....
December 23, 2015 - 12:33pm
November 30, 2015
Basketball: Menahga, Sebeka send Hornet boys to 0-2 start
Frazee fell to Menahga 52-33 in the Hornets’ boys basketball home opener despite a double-double from junior forward Jon Hoffmann. Hoffmann scored 10 points and nabbed 10 rebounds. “Jon played a very good overall game,” Frazee head coach Brian Tangen said. Parker Nudell added...
November 30, 2015 - 12:00pm
November 10, 2015
Menahga man seriously burned after pants catch fire in deer stand
KDLM News - A Menahga man was seriously burned by a space heater in his deer stand on Saturday afternoon. The Becker County Sheriff's Department report states 54 year old Joseph Keith Sheperski was hunting with his teenage son in Menahga when his pants caught on fire from what's described...
November 10, 2015 - 8:53am
September 28, 2015
Area woman injured in crash near Menahga
A Laporte woman was injured when her car hit a semi trailer broadside on Highway 71 near Menahga Friday morning. The driver of the 1997 Saturn SL1 sedan, Meghan R. Templeton, 20, of Laporte, suffered non-life-threatening injuries, according to the State Patrol. She was taken to...
September 28, 2015 - 5:10am
September 27, 2015
City of Menahga faces financial dilemma
Menahga Mayor Patrick Foss recalled when the city council set a high levy several years ago. “This year’s levy won’t be any sweeter,” he said. The council set its preliminary payable 2016 levy at $489,035. The 2015 final levy was $414,306. The proposed general fund...
September 27, 2015 - 5:15am
September 21, 2015
Laker volleyball scores first win at Hawley tourney
The Laker volleyball team went 1-3 in four games picking up the first victory of the season in a 2-0 win over Menahga Saturday at the Hawley tournament. DL won in commanding fashion defeating the Braves 25-15 and 25-9. The Lakers fell 2-1 to the host Nuggets, 15-5 in the third...
September 21, 2015 - 2:42pm
July 24, 2015
Menahga man sentenced for crash that injured two people last summer
David John Nelson, 53, of 16590 530th Ave., Menahga has been sentenced in Becker County District Court on a gross misdemeanor count of criminal vehicular operation. Two felony counts of criminal vehicular operation were dropped in a plea agreement, as was another gross misdemeanor...
July 24, 2015 - 5:55am
July 23, 2015
Family business produces organic, gluten-free mixes
A small empire of organic and gluten-free food mixes is quietly mushrooming in Menahga. Owned by the Savela family, My Grandpa’s Farm is...
July 23, 2015 - 5:55am
June 29, 2015
Wife-carrying race in Menahga seeks competitors
BEMIDJI—The city of Menahga is hosting the St. Urho Wife Carry for Charity Challenge on July 11. Strong men and tenacious women are invited to compete. "It's all about fun," organizer Greg Anderson said. Registration is limited to 50 teams. Anderson mailed letters to local law...
June 29, 2015 - 3:31pm
May 6, 2015
Man with gun and knife sentenced for terroristic threats against kids
Michael Alan Abromaitis, 29, of 49482 County Road 36, Menahga, has been sentenced in Becker County District Court on a felony count of making terroristic threats. Two felony counts of second-degree assault with a dangerous weapon were dismissed in a plea agreement. According...
May 6, 2015 - 10:30am
January 21, 2015
Swap & Shop find: Class ring returned after 21 years
Jessica Cooper was reunited with her Menahga Class of 1995 ring last weekend after losing it 21 years ago. Her younger sister called her up...
January 21, 2015 - 12:30pm
January 7, 2015
Menagha man hurt in crash on icy road
BEMIDJI, Minn. – A Menagha, Minn., man is hospitalized after he lost control of his pickup truck and hit a bridge guardrail in Bemidji Wednesday morning. Minnesota State Patrol Lt. Tiffani Nielson said Joshua E. Nevala, 20, of Menagha, was headed east on Highway 2 when he lost...
January 7, 2015 - 9:46am