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Minnesota legislature and Gov. Dayton grind out compromise on $46 billion in spending
Summer blood drive helps save lives
Volunteers needed in Otter Tail and Becker counties for DNR loon survey
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Frazee wrestlers aid VFW with holiday flags at Oak Grove
Parsons, Lormis repeat all-conference performances
Foster 29th at NCAA Outdoor West Prelims
Titans end Raiders’ baseball season
Prowler pitching stymies Detroit Lakes
Column: Big winners, big losers
Turning back the pages
Ehnerts celebrate 50 years together
Yliniemi is UMC's Student Volunteer of the Year
DL's Weber graduates from NSU
Friends & Neighbors
Okeson named Director of Nursing for Emmanuel Nursing Home
Food waste is money down the drain
MN gas prices up two cents
DL Public Utilities earns Reliable Public Power Provider designation
Outlet Graphics has new graphic designer
Minnesota judge officially confirms heirs to Prince's $200M estate
Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, other acts headed to Fargo later this year
Local chef publishes culinary memoir
Column: There's nothing quite like a fresh-grilled burger...
Country singers Dwight Yoakam, Mary Chapin Carpenter add Fargo Theatre shows
Gabriel Nephi Megran
Dale W. Fagerlie
Ronald D. Lanoue Sr.
Victor M. Lindstrom
Remember to look around at the hurting heros among us
Lynn Hummel column: Everybody needs a Bud
Letter: Bad time to cut opioid drug prevention program
Letter: More than just a three-day weekend
Rural Minnesota leader: Lawmakers, please support County Program Aid
Getting squirrely: Be creative in keeping critters out of bird feeders
Walleye opener dubbed a 'big success'
Blane Klemek column: Minnesota wouldn't be the same without haunting call of the loon
Preparing to slay? Suggestions for opening weekend
MN CREP sign-up begins May 15, 2017
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
January 2, 2015
MnDOT study prioritizes railway safety improvements
Safety improvements at highway/rail grade crossings along crude-by-rail corridors are the focus of a Minnesota Department of Transportation study that identifies locations where improvements will make the transport of oil safer for residents, workers and emergency responders. The...
January 2, 2015 - 1:34pm
December 7, 2014
MnDOT reminds public not to push snow onto roads
The Minnesota Department of Transportation reminds the public that it is unlawful to deposit snow on or next to a public highway or street. “Improperly placing snow on or near a public road creates hazards including drainage problems, drifting, sight obstruction and unsafe access,”...
December 7, 2014 - 7:00am
October 13, 2014
MnDOT to use new terms for winter road conditions
ST. PAUL — Travelers may have a better understanding of road conditions using the Minnesota Department of Transportation’s new winter road condition descriptions on the 511mn.org website and smartphone app. The old winter road descriptions were “good,” “fair,” “difficult”...
October 13, 2014 - 2:35pm
September 20, 2014
MnDOT training program prepares snowplow operators for winter
More than 90 snowplow operators are currently participating in an intensive training program to prepare them for the worst road conditions a typical Minnesota winter has to offer. The training session began Monday, Sept. 15, and runs through Sept. 26 at the Camp Ripley training facility...
September 20, 2014 - 10:30am
September 19, 2014
MnDOT reminds public to get mailboxes winter ready
With winter coming, the Minnesota Department of Transportation encourages residents to get their mailboxes ready for the change in the weather. For the upcoming winter season, residents are responsible for the care and replacement of a damaged mailbox unless it was directly hit...
September 19, 2014 - 8:30am
August 9, 2014
Hwy. 59, 22, to have 4-way stop
Motorists traveling on Highway 59 between Detroit Lakes and Pelican Rapids will be required to stop at Becker County Road 22 beginning Tuesday, Aug. 12. The Minnesota Department of Transportation is converting the intersection from a two-way stop to a four-way stop to improve safety. Crews...
August 9, 2014 - 12:30pm
August 2, 2014
MnDOT wins award for saving money
The Minnesota Department of Transportation has won a regional award for saving money on the Interstate 694 North Central project. The award was given by The American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials. The project, recognized in the Under Budget category,...
August 2, 2014 - 11:30am
July 26, 2014
‘Bikeable’ workshop to be held Aug. 18; bring bike
PartnerSHIP 4 Health, MnDOT, the Minnesota Department of Health and the Bicycle Alliance of Minnesota have organized a free one-day workshop at Detroit Lakes City Hall on Mon-day, Aug. 18. The “Bikeable Communities Workshop” is designed for professionals who affect and impact...
July 26, 2014 - 12:00pm
July 19, 2014
MnDOT launches its new ‘Get Connected’ website
The Minnesota Department of Transportation has launched a new “Get Connected” website to better show the links between transportation, the economy and Minnesotans’ quality of life. The website was created in response to public feedback and provides answers to the most commonly...
July 19, 2014 - 12:00pm
June 6, 2014
MnDOT seeking input on state highway safety plan
The Minnesota Department of Transportation invites public comment on the draft Minnesota Strategic Highway Safety Plan, a comprehensive policy plan that provides insight and direction on how to reduce traffic-related crashes. The public comment period is open from June 9 until...
June 6, 2014 - 11:00am
May 28, 2014
MnDOT seeks input for state bicycle system plan
Persons interested in helping the Minnesota Department of Transportation develop a statewide bicycle system plan can provide input through an online interactive map and survey available through June 1. The information will help MnDOT identify where improvements are most needed...
May 28, 2014 - 7:30am
May 6, 2014
MnDOT seeks public input for statewide bicycle system plan
ST. PAUL, Minn. – The public, local government officials and transportation supporters are invited to provide input for Minnesota’s statewide bicycle system plan on: Wednesday, May 7 in Bemidji – Hampton Inn and Suites, 1019 Paul Bunyan Drive The meeting will take place from...
May 6, 2014 - 11:42am
April 26, 2014
Cleaning up: Volunteers help beautify ditches
It’s a service to the community. It’s a savings of $6 million to the state. And it provides a nice, clean welcome to the area. Those are a few of the reasons why the Adopt a Highway program is a success throughout Minnesota and here in Becker County. Across the state, volunteers...
April 26, 2014 - 1:00pm
April 10, 2014
Frazee awarded Safe Routes to School grant
The Minnesota Department of Transportation announced the recipients of $4.8 million in federal grants for Safe Routes to School. The grants will support Safe Routes to School at 138 schools in 50 communities. “These projects will help communities increase opportunities for children...
April 10, 2014 - 1:00pm
March 19, 2014
X marks the spot for aerial maps
The Minnesota Department of Transportation has a small window of opportunity when it comes to aerial mapping, and that window is about to open. The...
March 19, 2014 - 12:00pm