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Construction begins on Fish Lake Dam makeover
Health and Wellness in Becker County: Summit addresses challenges, highlights reasons to celebrate
Fire in Ottertail: Periwinkle destroyed, liquor store damaged
Watch: Flames engulf an Otter Tail business
Changing lanes: Tyler Shipman car show seeks family to help
Squirt B’s fifth at B1 International
Lamoureux sisters give U.S. Olympic gold with dramatic goals
DL Youth baseball sign-up and skill assessment March 5-9
Laker boys pull away from Rangers in second half
Congratulations Laker Gymnastics
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
Social Security supports veterans, active duty military personnel
friends & neighbors
'A Daughter's Love': Sisters open up business caring for seniors
Explore Lake Life Expo scheduled for Feb 23-24
Speakeasy sells to buyer who plans to lease building to Spitfire Bar & Grill
Minnesota gas prices down 2.5 cents this week
Survey: U.S. farmland values outpaced by overall land values: Number of sales up, too
What's new in lakes area entertainment this week
Break out the chocolate and wine for that special valentine
Heartfelt harmonies: Barbershop singers to deliver musical valentines on Feb. 14
'The Grumpy Gardener' provides a shovelful of ideas for minimizing gardening angst
Talking Stick accepting literary submissions
Owen Milo Accola
Supporting Denny McNamara
Ed & JoAnne Lillis
Hildur "Peg" Coen
George Anthony Oja
Suzanne J. Rogstad
Anna Marie Smith
A great president: I (still) like Ike
Letter: One in four high schoolers now use tobacco products
Solar, wind power mean jobs for Minnesota
What people don't know about genetic testing can hurt them
Letter: Negotiator questions vote by DL School Board member
It's nest-building time for bald eagles
Brad Laabs column: Got the itch? Here are some open water spots
Refuting 'keyboard cowboys,' Wis. man verifies authenticity of famous entangled bucks
Don't let fish freeze before cleaning
Cold doesn't stop fun-loving river otters
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
For the love of the homeless: DL native Luke Pechmann poses for animal adoption pin-up calendar
Welcome to the dark side: Local museum's first 'After Dark' event brings sold-out crowds
Minn. mom, former Olympic swimmer, competes for $1M on Survivor TV show
Totally tube-ular!: Elementary school students get outside to slide
Polar Fest's inaugural hotdish challenge brings in big, hungry crowd
Polar Fest ends with a bang – and a splash
'Building the Ice Palace': Artist Hans Gilsdorf reflects on challenges of construction
Snow much fun: DLHS art students make larger-than-life snow sculptures as part of Polar Fest
February 14, 2018
Statewide crime & accidents
Missing pregnant woman last seen in Akeley PARK RAPIDS, Minn. — The Hubbard County Sheriff's Office has listed Kara Blevins, 27, as a missing person. Blevins, who is pregnant, was last seen walking along Howard Lake Road, Akeley, Minn., around 5 p.m. Feb. 2. She was wearing...
February 14, 2018 - 5:30pm
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
August 29, 2017
Jet skier missing on West Battle Lake
At approximately 6 p.m. on August 26, the Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office responded to a missing persons report on West Battle Lake. It was reported that Peter Akinboro, 39, had taken a jet-ski out on West Battle Lake and, when a family member later discovered the jet-ski drifting,...
August 29, 2017 - 3:36pm
August 16, 2017
Police: 8-year-old girl found safe in south Moorhead
MOORHEAD - Police here are asking for the public's help in finding 8-year-old NaCaria Mix. NaCaria was last seen by her grandmother at about...
August 16, 2017 - 4:31pm
August 14, 2017
Unclaimed: What happens when no one comes forward after a person dies
FARGO – More than two months after his body was found under a blanket in a car outside Walmart in Dilworth, Minn., police still can’t find anyone who knew 60-year-old Anthony Sabal. Not a family member, friend or even an acquaintance.
August 14, 2017 - 9:59am
April 8, 2017
Witnesses report possible child abduction in Battle Lake area, police say
BATTLE LAKE—Battle Lake police are looking into a possible child abduction after they responded to witness reports Friday night, April...
April 8, 2017 - 1:57pm
March 16, 2017
Perham father reunited with daughter who went missing
PERHAM, Minn. — After 46 days, a Perham father is back at home with his daughter after he said the 6-year-old was taken by her mother. Brian...
March 16, 2017 - 9:12am
Perham teen missing since late January has been found
OTTER TAIL COUNTY, Minn. - The Otter Tail County Sheriff's office says a missing teenager has been found safe. Sixteen-year-old Lucia Garcia...
February 16, 2017 - 9:58am
December 5, 2016
Chisholm girl, LeeAnna Warner, Missing for 13 years
The news about the break in the Jacob Wetterling case this past summer gave other families hope they may finally get answers too. One of those...
December 5, 2016 - 9:05am
November 22, 2016
Teen girl who went missing from the Detroit Lakes area has been found and returned home
A 16-year-old, Trinity Ann Moore, is missing from the Detroit Lakes area, according to a Facebook post made by Missing Children Minnesota. Moore...
November 22, 2016 - 8:12pm
August 26, 2016
Search continues for victim after boat collision on Park Rapids lake
One man remains missing on Fish Hook Lake on the north edge of Park Rapids in northwest Minnesota following an accident involving two boats on...
August 26, 2016 - 2:32pm
February 18, 2015
Disappearance still a mystery
Family and friends of missing Detroit Lakes woman Melissa “Mitz” Eagleshield celebrated her 43rd birthday without her recently. Balloons were released from the Veteran’s Memorial Park in remembrance of Eagleshield, who went missing in October. She was last seen in the...
February 18, 2015 - 12:30pm
February 5, 2015
Authorities find missing Sauk Rapids woman
SAUK RAPIDS, Minn. – The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension has found a missing Sauk Rapids woman with mental health issues. The...
February 5, 2015 - 10:51am
November 24, 2014
Body of missing Bagley man found
BAGLEY, Minn. -- The body of a missing Bagley man has been found. Mark Allen Ness, 49, was reported missing Nov. 22. His body was found later that day by his family and law enforcement in a wooded area near his home, No foul play is suspected, the cause of death has not been...
November 24, 2014 - 8:28pm
January 13, 2014
Missing Melrose, Minn., woman found dead on farm
MELROSE, Minn. -- A Melrose woman missing since Thursday afternoon was found dead Friday on a Melrose-area farm, the St. Cloud Times reported. Clara Pundsack, 83, was last seen about 4 p.m. Thursday when leaving her home, according to the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension. Pundsack...
January 13, 2014 - 8:45am