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Autopsy shows homicidal violence
Video: DL Middle School throws a parade after good test scores
Daring deer pays a visit to Otter Tail County woman's home
Homicidal violence suspected in death of Becker County child
Hawley church treasurer under investigation for theft of funds
Lakers end regular season on five-game win streak
VIDEO: Cobbers prep for Carleton after big win against Bethel
Girls Soccer: Bemidji sweeps season series with DL
XC: Boys fourth, girls sixth at Perham Harrier Invite
Schoenborn leads Mahnomen to eighth victory
Family receives letter after son dies in WWII
Human habitation in county spans centuries
Turning back the pages
Norwegian roots run deep around these parts
Spaghetti squash offers healthier meal alternative
Friends & Neighbors
Central MN Motors opens in Detroit Lakes
Nereson Automotive adds to sales team
MNsure and partners to offer small biz plan
DEED launching new workforce housing
Building a fraud-free family
Bilingual border drama doubles down on brutality
‘Rosemary’ takes insightful look at little-known sibling
New exhibit at LRAC
Kevin Hart coming to Fargo
Famous accordionist at The Lodge
Using the power of the ‘bully pulpit’
Letter: Help support the Becker County Museum project
Letter: DL school plan is ‘best for our community’
Letter: Thanks for successful 2015 Damien Home Tour
Minnesota stalls on transportation funding
Northwest MN Fishing Report
Muskie-walleye war snags DNR
Otter Tail Lakes Country Fishing Report
Bring out your minnows for the big fall bite
The handsome wood duck is passing through the area right now
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
Record-breaking warmth possible this weekend
WDAY-TV -- Mild... That's the word the best decribes Autumn of 2015 so far. September featured well above average temperatures, and that has...
59 min 29 sec ago
September 10, 2015
Mahnomen, Waubun ranked No. 4 in FB polls
Minnesota Football Polls Class 4A 1. Becker. 2. Holy Angels. 3. Stewartville. 4. Rocori. 5. Orono. 6. Marshall. 7. Hermantown. 8. Zimmerman....
sports / Detroit Lakes
September 10, 2015 - 1:28pm
August 21, 2015
Severe Thunderstorms Possible On Saturday
WDAY-TV / WDAZ-TV -- A strong low pressure system will move across North Dakota and northern Minnesota on Saturday and Saturday night, causing...
August 21, 2015 - 8:30pm
August 15, 2015
East N.D., northwest Minn. in severe thunderstorm watch
Eastern North Dakota and parts of northwestern Minnesota are under a severe thunderstorm watch until 1 a.m. The National Weather Service in...
News / region
August 15, 2015 - 2:24pm
August 6, 2015
Scattered Thunderstorms Expected Through Tonight
Northern Plains (WDAY-TV/WDAZ-TV) -- A weather system is moving into the Northern Plains today and will bring scattered showers and thunderstorms...
August 6, 2015 - 11:03am
July 23, 2015
Severe T-storm Watch through 1 AM
There is a chance of severe thunderstorms tonight. Scattered strong to severe thunderstorms are expected to accompany an upper level disturbance...
July 23, 2015 - 4:14pm
Severe Weather Risk: Today / Tonight
Northern Plains (WDAY-TV/WDAZ-TV) -- A storm system will move into the Northern Plains later this afternoon. Ahead of this system, strong southerly...
July 23, 2015 - 8:47am
July 10, 2015
Gopher legend Roy Griak passes away
MINNEAPOLIS - An icon in the sport and a leader at the University of Minnesota for more than five decades, legendary Gophers cross country and track & field coach Roy Griak passed away on Thursday evening at the age of 91. A former letter winner for the Gophers, Griak served...
sports / College Sports
July 10, 2015 - 9:27am
July 5, 2015
Weekend Rainfall Totals: July 4-5
Scattered thunderstorms tracked through the area late Saturday and into Sunday. The heaviest rain fell across northwestern Minnesota where some...
July 5, 2015 - 9:15pm
June 23, 2015
Fantastic northern lights displays
A solar storm impacted the Earth on Monday, allowing for gorgeous displays of the aurora borealis, also known as the Northern Lights. The aurora...
June 23, 2015 - 1:37pm
June 9, 2015
Laker girls lead state meet by seven, Smith in first place
JORDAN - Three-time defending state champion Kate Smith fired a four-under 68 to lead the Detroit Lakes girls golf team to a seven-stroke lead...
sports / Detroit Lakes
June 9, 2015 - 8:20pm
June 2, 2015
MSHSL votes against shot clocks for high school basketball
BROOKLYN CENTER, Minn.—At a board of directors meeting Monday for the Minnesota State High School League, the MSHSL voted against shot clocks for high school basketball. The proposal was brought to the MSHSL board from the girls and boys Minnesota basketball associations, but...
June 2, 2015 - 11:55am
May 30, 2015
Another Chilly Night Expected
Another chilly night is expected the region, especially in Minnesota. We are fast approaching the month of June, but many areas dealt with...
May 30, 2015 - 5:04pm
May 29, 2015
Rain Totals: May 28-29
Fargo, ND (WDAY-TV) -- Scattered showers and thunderstorms moved through the region over the past 2 days, with the strongest activity occurring...
May 29, 2015 - 11:55am
Minnesota 8U hockey numbers increase
The final registration report from USA Hockey has been released and Minnesota Hockey has seen another year of impressive growth at the 8-and-under (8U) level. The total number of 16,848 8U players marks a second consecutive year of growth and the second highest 8U total ever (16,936...
May 29, 2015 - 9:06am