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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
County museum abloom with events this weekend
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
Summit to address football concerns in Minnesota
Gorden to be inducted to MHSGCA Hall of Fame
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
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
July 10, 2013
Judge awards $9.6 million in wrongful death suit of Fargo dentist
FARGO – A young girl whose father was murdered here by a hitman hired by her grandfather has been awarded $9.65 million in damages by a Fargo...
July 10, 2013 - 3:16pm
June 21, 2013
Man arraigned on murder charge in connection with Lake Hattie fire
BEMIDJI -- A 26-year-old Laporte man was arraigned Friday morning for allegedly killing a man with a shotgun.
June 21, 2013 - 2:21pm
May 29, 2013
Duluth man admits murder of Floodwood woman
CARLTON, Minn. - An alleged member of the Native Mob admitted Tuesday that he murdered a Floodwood woman last fall. Michael William Siewert, 23, of Duluth, pleaded guilty to intentional second-degree murder in the slaying of Cristyna Leah Watson, 25, and was sentenced to 30 years...
May 29, 2013 - 8:00am
March 22, 2013
Two Cass Lake residents arrested on murder charges
BEMIDJI – Two Cass Lake residents have been arrested on murder charges after police responded to a large brawl in Ten Lakes Township Thursday...
March 22, 2013 - 11:14am
March 20, 2013
25-year sentence for Badger murder, second defendant gets 18 years
A Badger, Minn., couple were sentenced Monday to long stretches in prison for murdering their neighbor, John William Currier, in October. The...
March 20, 2013 - 8:03am
January 26, 2013
Update: Double-shooting near Detroit Lakes leaves one dead, one injured, one in jail awaiting murder charge
Investigators from the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension and the Becker County Sheriff's Office have arrested a man in connection with...
January 26, 2013 - 5:07pm
October 18, 2012
A&E cable channel filming in area for show on 1997 Clay County murder
MOORHEAD - A production company is in Moorhead to shoot footage for a show that will focus on a local murder case in which a husband and wife were convicted of killing their baby sitter. Clay County Sheriff Bill Bergquist said crews from the A&E cable TV channel will film at a number...
October 18, 2012 - 4:51pm
August 30, 2012
Troxel's bail set at $1.5 million
The Crookston man accused of killing a Thief River Falls woman had his bail set at $1.5 million in his first court appearance Wednesday morning. Jedidiah...
August 30, 2012 - 9:01am
August 5, 2011
Fairbanks murder trial complicated by arrest of star witness
CROOKSTON -- A longtime nurse and a college student were added to the jury Thursday in the murder trial of Thomas Fairbanks. That brings to...
August 5, 2011 - 11:19am
April 6, 2011
The Worst of the Worst
It's a case which still shocks people almost 99 years later and makes the infamous Lizzy Borden axe murders look like child's play in comparison. It...
April 6, 2011 - 12:26pm
March 30, 2011
Search for body of beheaded North Dakota researcher extends into Minnesota lakes country
The investigation into what happened to the decapitated body of a Cooperstown, N.D., man killed on or just after New Year's Eve now reaches into...
March 30, 2011 - 8:08am
October 4, 2010
Double homicide suspect allegedly admitted to killing Mahnomen couple
A 53-year-old Mahnomen man accused of killing an elderly couple made his first appearance Monday before Mahnomen County District Judge Tamara...
October 4, 2010 - 5:03pm
Bail set at $2 million for man accused of double murder in Mahnomen
Bail was set at $2 million Monday for a man accused of murdering two elderly rural Mahnomen County residents in their home. Timothy James Thorson, 53, of Mahnomen appeared in Mahnomen County District Court Monday, where he was charged with two counts of second-degree murder and...
October 4, 2010 - 2:28pm
March 12, 2010
Grygla man faces murder charge in 4-month-old son's death
A Grygla, Minn., man was charged with murder Thursday in the death of his 4-month-old son. An autopsy showed that Damien Marsden's son, Rylin,...
March 12, 2010 - 8:18am
May 5, 2009
Trial set for man accused of killing Park Rapids woman in January 2008
PARK RAPIDS, Minn. - A Hubbard County district judge has set a Sept. 8 trial date for a Michigan man accused of killing a woman here in January...
May 5, 2009 - 9:34pm