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Elderly, disabled care top priorities for legislators
Higher Minnesota taxes? Take a guess
State denies Duluth's request on police body cameras
Winter Trails Day celebration planned
Meth use, winter cold led to Mahnomen men’s deaths
Laker gymnasts No. 1 in season's first state poll
Lakers complete Bemidji sweep
Girls basketball: Lakers bounce back against Bemidji
Boys Hoops: Undefeated Battlers hold off Hornets
Barlund, Tappe lead Hornet girls over Braves
Homemade crescent rolls
Jesus was Jewish
The importance of meeting enrollment deadlines
Social Security COLA became law in 1950
Local student gets MSUM scholarship
Friends & Neighbors
Samuelson named VP at Bell State Bank
Beware: Online flower scams claim locality
Smart tax moves to consider
RDO’s John Deere Equipment moves, grows
Tri-State to announce scholarship winners
In 'Wild,' scenery provides backdrop for life's journey
Oyster: It’s like Netflix for the bookworm
'Theory of Everything' is high on talent, low on story
Reviewing the best reads of 2014
Variety of events planned in area
‘Merry Christmas!’ I shouted
Letter: Farm groups, townships oppose Red River dam
Letter: DL basketball players rally around their 4-year-old fan
Legacy funds have not been idle
1 step forward, 2 steps back
Voyageurs National Park grows by 61 acres
Wolf ruling may have national impact
Court order puts Great Lakes wolves back on endangered species list
Stay safe when darkhouse spearing
Innovations have changed the ice fishing industry
From ski lessons to tubing fun, there’s lots for kids to do on the Mountain
New ski lodge is heart of Detroit Mountain Recreation Area
Making Detroit Mountain happen
Holiday Traditions 2014
Winter Laker Book 2014-15
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
August 7, 2009
Museum exhibit showcases New York Mills
A new exhibit at the History Museum of East Otter Tail County features photographs from the recent and not so recent history of New York Mills. The...
August 7, 2009 - 3:45pm
June 30, 2009
County museum's gift shop great for unique souvenirs
The Becker County Museum Gift Shop is featuring items made right here in Becker County. In addition to its Detroit Lakes, Becker County and Minnesota-themed gifts, the gift shop has locally made items from Candles by Jess, Wood You Tell Me, Nature's Embrace and Lake Hailey Embroidery;...
Detroit Lakes / news
June 30, 2009 - 3:30pm
March 6, 2009
Cheesecake fund-raiser to benefit local museum
Got a craving for cheesecake? If so, you're in luck. The Becker County Historical Society is hosting a Spring Cheesecake Fundraiser. Stop in at the museum from now until Friday, March 27, to place your order for a delicious cheesecake from Creamy Creations of Callaway. Orders...
Detroit Lakes / news
March 6, 2009 - 4:46pm
October 8, 2008
Becker County Museum to celebrate 65 years Oct. 16
The Becker County Historical Society will host its annual meeting and dinner at 5 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 16, in the Historic Holmes Theatre Ballroom, 826 Summit Ave., Detroit Lakes. This marks the 65th Anniversary of the Becker County Museum, which was established in 1943 and started...
October 8, 2008 - 12:00am
September 5, 2008
County museum expands its hours
Becker County Museum has extended its hours The Becker County Historical Society is happy to announce extended Museum hours this fall. Starting in September, the Becker County Museum & Research Library will be open Tuesday through Saturday 10 a.m.-4 p.m., with extended hours on...
September 5, 2008 - 12:00am
August 13, 2008
Former spy at ITOW Museum this Thursday
Thursday, August 14 Former spy speaks Former spy Werner I. Juretzko will speak at 7 p.m. in the ITOW Veterans Museum, 805 West Main in Perham. Juretzko was an agent for United States Army Intelligence (G-2) who survived six years in Stasi torture chambers after being captured by...
August 13, 2008 - 12:00am
August 4, 2008
Museum offers Kids Day each Thursday
The Becker County Museum is hosting Kids Days in August. Stop in each Thursday during the month of August for great activities for kids. The museum will be featuring a variety of topics relevant to the pioneer history of this area. Parents, grandparents and daycare providers...
August 4, 2008 - 12:00am
May 31, 2008
Becker County?Museum expands exhibit space
The Becker County Historical Society is proud to announce the opening of the lower level in the Becker County Museum. This space was closed last winter and spring to allow for an artifact inventory and care project. In addition to the main level, visitors to the museum can now...
May 31, 2008 - 12:00am
April 6, 2008
Becker County Historical Society receives donation
The Becker County Historical Society recently hosted their annual German Bohemian Dinner. The sold-out event took place in February and benefited the BCHS and Museum. "We would like to thank Mike and Randy Guetter and their crew for all the hard work and love that went into the...
April 6, 2008 - 12:00am