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Boys, Girls Club kids holding bleach drive for humane society
The kibosh put on Becker County-Hubbard jail plans
Young DL tracksters excel at Hershey meet
Herzog ends DL career in All-Star game as North’s offensive MVP
Legion Baseball: Alexandria takes two from DL
Lack of offense sinks Angels in 7-2 loss to Perham
Minnesota Wild’s Parise draws a crowd at Cully’s Kids Celebrity Weekend event
In the Zone
Area students perform in Piano Honors Concert
Peterson nominates NYM student for Air Force
Local students earn degrees at Bemidji State University
Ogema's Anderson graduates from Marquette University
Detroit Lakes' Ringwelski earns Concordia scholarship
Friends & Neighbors
Assumption Catholic Church ‘blessed’ with parish center
Shelton, Lambert on 2015 WE Fest schedule
Summer Scene - July 2014
Tamarac Refuge: Discover the outdoors at wildlife sanctuary
Brad Laabs: Be respectful, helpful on the water this week
Blane Klemek: The moving whistle of the upland sandpiper is sweetness to hear
Ruffed grouse counts see increase
Brad Laabs: Fish like chasing fast bait; Make your presentation match
Blane Klemek: The black-billed cuckoo is a fascinating bird
D&D Appliance in DL wins Maytag competition
Shiny, new Cenex opens in Lake Park
Legal Helpers ordered to pay back MN consumers
Gas prices take post holiday dip...again
Marco partners with AGT in cloud-based video offering
Letter: WWI decisions the cause of Mid East fighting today
Letter: Green: ‘I urged legislature to take balanced approach’
New restrictions on e-cigarettes
Lynn Hummel: The curse of the mom jeans
Unmanned aircraft advocates get a Leafy Spurge
Detroit Lakes' Caroline Smith to play Basilica Block Party
Northwest Water Carnival gets underway Friday
Genealogy workshop in Perham
Pioneer Village group hopes to "Refresh the Fest" Aug. 16
LRAC will host its inaugural "Arts Resource Fair" Aug. 16 in Fergus Falls
October 27, 2008
Rodney C. Olson, 59, Detroit Lakes, died Thursday, Oct. 23, 2008, in St. Mary's Nursing Center, Detroit Lakes. Rodney was born on Jan. 5, 1949, the son of Ernest and Marie (Abbott) Olson in Detroit Lakes. He was raised and educated in Detroit Lakes, graduating from Detroit Lakes...
October 27, 2008 - 12:00am
October 24, 2008
Rodney C. Olson, 59, Detroit Lakes, died Oct. 23, 2008, in St. Mary's Nursing Center, Detroit Lakes. The funeral service is Tuesday, Oct. 28, at 11 a.m. in Immanuel Lutheran Church, Shell Lake, rural Detroit Lakes. Visitation is from 5 to 8 p.m., with a prayer service at 7, in...
October 24, 2008 - 12:00am
October 17, 2008
Olson - Wilhelms
Susanne Olson and Jeff Wilhelms, both of Portland, OR were married on July 12, 2008, at Florian Gardens, Eau Claire, WI. Parents of the couple are Rick and Carol (Kershner) Olson, Eau Claire, WI; and Greg and Linda Wilhelms, Colorado Springs, CO.
October 17, 2008 - 12:00am
September 26, 2008
Spaeth - Olson
Beth Spaeth and Shawn Olson announce their engagement. Parents of the couple are Tim Spaeth and Bonnie Spaeth, both from Detroit Lakes; and the late James Olson. Beth graduated from Bemidji State University in 2004 with a degree in Computer Information Systems, and is employed...
September 26, 2008 - 12:00am
August 8, 2008
Kott - Olson
Kott - Olson Lisa Kott and Matt Olson, together with their parents, Dr. Rodney and Sharon Kott of Bozeman, MT; and Kevin and Denise Olson of Detroit Lakes, are pleased to announce their engagement and upcoming wedding. Lisa is a 2003 graduate of Bozeman High School and a 2007...
August 8, 2008 - 12:00am
July 11, 2008
DL man accused of punching police officer
Norman Eldred Olson Jr., 47, of Graystone Annex, Apt. 202, Detroit Lakes has been charged in Becker County District Court with gross misdemeanor fourth-degree assault of a peace officer and obstructing a peace officer. The charges were originally felonies, but were lowered to gross...
July 11, 2008 - 12:00am
June 22, 2008
Lawmaker's plan would sustain, promote Dakota and Ojibwe languages
American Indian languages could become extinct unless renewed efforts to make Dakota and Ojibwe classroom subjects succeed, believes Sen. Mary Olson, DFL-Bemidji. And she apparently has Minnesota Education Commissioner Alice Seagren on her side, as a meeting is planned this week...
June 22, 2008 - 12:00am
May 5, 2008
Brief: Jon Olson wins award
Jon Olson has won the highest award for achievement for his participation in the Dale Carnegie Course he recently completed in Detroit Lakes. Voted on by class members upon completion of the course series, the award is presented to the individual who best practiced the principles...
May 5, 2008 - 12:00am
April 20, 2008
Brief: Laurie Olson promoted to manager
St. Mary's Innovis Health is pleased to announce that Laurie Olson has accepted the position of project manager. In this role, Olson will be responsible to support and advance the strategic and operational goals and initiatives of St. Mary's Innovis Health. She will develop and...
April 20, 2008 - 12:00am
March 30, 2008
Olson-Behr Amanda Olson, and Eric Behr Oakes, ND, are pleased to announce their engagement. Parents of the couple are Delane Olson, Milan and Dian Olson, Arden Hills; and Al and Pam Behr. Amanda is a MSCTC graduate. She is employed with Oakes Community Hospital and Southeast Medical...
March 30, 2008 - 12:00am