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Roosevelt teachers say both their jobs are all about service
Lots of school, city seats open
Area cops feeling public’s support
Man on Highway 10 is on a mission
Upcomming fair fun for all
Upset-minded Perham sends DL to Sub-state 14 elimination bracket
Former Minnesota Vikings coach Dennis Green dies
Post 15 moves on to Sub-state quarterfinals
Cooper ends Smith’s run at U.S. Juniors
Andy Lia given key to the city, July 20, 2016 proclaimed Andy Lia Day in Detroit Lakes
Birthday wish granted, DL travel agent takes dream vacation
Air travel legislation is ‘an amazing win for consumers’
Fun with fresh fish
Social Security benefits not prorated; start month after turning 62
Vergas family reunited with dog after four-month absence
Friends & Neighbors
Former patrons buy Bleachers
Before you invest with a robo advisor...
Fremstad lawyer named ‘Rising Star’
Bell State Bank rated five-star bank
BBB warns of loan forgiveness offer
Frazee Turkey Days set for July 29-31
Celebrate reading achievements with an ‘Olympian’ event
‘Annie Get Your Gun’ opens July 28
Detroit Mt. to host first ‘bike-in movie theater’
Erasure Poetry Workshop set July 29 in New York Mills
Timothy J. Karsnia
Dean W. Sanders
David Lomen Stenseth
Sheryl "Sheri" Knowles
Marlin M. Ziegler
Cheers to young volunteers
Sound & fury drowns out the issues
ND should have left ‘Red Tomahawk’ image on its 4,000-plus highway signs
Running with the fools
Woman born of native-white parents wonders how DL can close cultural gap
DNR advice for handling damaged trees
Time to get over trauma, learn to cast
Birds vary wildly in how, where they build nests
Northwest MN Fishing Report
How has the past affected today's outdoors heritage?
Becker County Fair Premium List
Celebrating Solstice at Richwood Winery
June Summer Scene
Biking becoming bigger with area trails
Get out and golf
June 16, 2016
Smokey Hills open again
Smokey Hills Wilderness Retreat, located just outside of Osage, has reopened for the first time since 2014, and it’s under new ownership. Jim...
June 16, 2016 - 5:35am
April 9, 2016
Osage artisan skilled in the art of traditional weaving
Follow a long, dirt road through the Smoky Hills State Forest and you’ll find Bruce Engebretson’s studio tucked among hardwoods and pines....
April 9, 2016 - 5:20am
January 25, 2016
Man arrested for drugs following Highway 34 head-on crash near Osage
A Fargo man who police say had meth crystals in his nose during a head-on crash east of Osage last week is facing several charges. John Jason...
January 25, 2016 - 11:52am
January 13, 2016
Update: Driver ejected in fatal crash near Osage identified
OSAGE, Minn. — The driver ejected in a fatal rollover crash that was discovered by a passing motorist Tuesday morning, has been identified. According to the Becker County Sheriff's Office, Ethan Reed Walter Hjermstad, 24, of rural Osage crashed his vehicle on County Road 123, about...
January 13, 2016 - 4:01pm
December 2, 2015
Head-on crash injures one on icy road
An Osage woman was injured in head-on collision Tuesday afternoon on an icy Highway 34 in Becker County. Jennifer J. Buhr, 34, suffered non-life-threatening injuries, according to the State Patrol. The other driver, David J. Cox, 56, of Detroit Lakes suffered no apparent injuries....
December 2, 2015 - 11:17am
November 15, 2015
Rarely-seen Vermilion bird comes to visit Osage couple’s backyard
The crowds have been gathering at a rural Becker County farm recently for a rare site in these parts. A peculiar, brilliantly, bright red...
November 15, 2015 - 5:25am
Osage woman injured in three-vehicle crash
An Osage woman was injured when a vehicle spun into her lane on Highway 10 in a three-vehicle crash near Wadena Wednesday evening. Debra T. Wright, 61, of Osage was taken to Tri-County Hospital in Wadena with non-life-threatening injuries, according to the State Patrol. She was...
October 15, 2015 - 9:43am
August 17, 2015
Woman injured in crash on Highway 34 in Osage
A Menahga woman was injured after the pickup she was driving rear-ended a van on Highway 34 near Osage on Friday. Pamela Sabielny, 30, suffered non-life-threatening injuries in the crash, according to the State Patrol. She was transported to St. Joseph’s Hospital in Park Rapids. Three...
August 17, 2015 - 10:22am
June 18, 2015
Woman hurt in motorcycle crash near Osage
A woman was injured Thursday morning after being thrown from the motorcycle she was driving when a deer ran into it on Highway 34 a few miles west of Osage. Keitha M. Sixberry, 58, of Side Lake, Minn., suffered non-life-threatening injuries and was taken to Essentia St. Mary’s...
June 18, 2015 - 9:49am
June 2, 2015
Osage boy struck by car in Park Rapids
PARK RAPIDS - A 15-year-old pedestrian was hit by a Pontiac Sunfire Thursday, rolled off the car's hood and onto Huntsinger Avenue in Park Rapids in Hubbard County, reported the Minnesota State Patrol. Bailey A. Iwen of Osage was taken to St. Joseph's Area Health Services in Park...
June 2, 2015 - 6:59pm
May 7, 2015
Marijuana brings 30 days in jail, $1K fine
Rosalind Luella Knoll, 19, of 43621 218th St., Osage, has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony fifth-degree controlled substance crime. According to court records, her vehicle was pulled over June 1 for erratic driving in Detroit Lakes. The officer smelled...
May 7, 2015 - 6:00am
October 22, 2014
Second man charged in racing crash, injury
A second driver has been charged in connection with an August race that left a college student critically injured. Lee Richard Branstrom, 24, Nevis, has incurred five charges in the crash that injured Mitchell Dirks and Bobbie Gully Aug. 9. The complaint states Branstrom and...
October 22, 2014 - 12:26pm
September 17, 2014
Osage man charged in alcohol-related crash that critically injured passenger
An Osage man has been charged with six counts in connection with the Aug. 9 crash that critically injured a Park Rapids woman. Mitchell Lee...
September 17, 2014 - 8:58am
January 20, 2014
Armed robbery reported at Osage Liquor Store Saturday night
An armed robbery was reported at the Osage Liquor Store Saturday night, Jan. 18. Becker County Chief Deputy John Sieling said the call about the robbery came in at 7:37 p.m. Saturday evening. The suspect, who was brandishing a dark, semi-automatic gun, was wearing dark...
January 20, 2014 - 1:36pm
December 31, 2013
Sled dog racer shares joy of riding
Although parents may not be able to give their children the sleigh rides with Santa they desire this holiday season, they might be able to give...
December 31, 2013 - 2:00pm