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Area playoff games Oct. 24-26
Area football teams complete regular season play
Defense and a varied rushing attack give Lakers seventh win of the season
Roth runner-up at Creighton Classic
Lakers finish regular season with 17th victory
'Stash your Ash'; Detroit Lakes ALC students bring awareness about cigarette butt pollution
Slice of the ice; Lakes Curling Club gears up for new season
An ode to my team
Seaberg turns 80
Lindens to celebrate 40th anniversary
Friends & Neighbors
A 'Midwest' mural; Artist paints a Minnesota-inspired mural on Midwest Printing building
Average MN gas prices down for October
WCI receives Responsive Philanthropy Award
Kreuger joins staff at Midwest Bank
Saying goodbye to Goodman's
'Old MacDonald Had a Banjo' program coming to DL library Nov. 7
A Native American experience in sight, sound and soul
The great debate: Apple or pumpkin? Holy Rosary volunteers already taking orders for annual pie sale
National Cat Day is Oct. 29!
'Bat Masks of Mexico'; Exhibit opens Monday at ‘The W’ coffee shop in Warren
Marylou F. Chromy
Michael "Money Mike" Goodman
Douglas H. Meyer
Toxic Trump? For first time in more than 50 years, Forum Communications declines to endorse Republican nominee
Republicans using fantasies and falsehoods to attack DFLers on MNsure
Constitutional Amendment will be on the ballot on Nov. 8.
Buboltz' say Skoe, Eken and Marquart are strong leaders for this area
Should I stay or should I go? Hurricane forces tough decisions
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
Don't be fooled: Cold water doesn't mean lethargic fish
Mouse invasion is about finding food, warm place to nest
Whether you call it timberdoodle or woodcock, it's a great Minnesota bird
Special deer hunting season opens Thursday for youth with adult mentors
Ben Affleck's 'The Accountant' Dominates with $24.7 Million
Puppies saved from high-kill Texas shelter look for DL homes
A surprising celebration: DL's LuAnn Porter honored for 25 years with United Way
Three years and counting: DL family opens up about adoption struggles
Fired up for hunting season; Local Sportsman’s Clubs have their sights set on you
Pine to Palm
December 15, 2011
Rothsay man rescued after falling through ice on Crystal Lake
PELICAN RAPIDS, Minn. - A 40-year-old Rothsay man is recovering after he fell through the ice on Crystal Lake near here Wednesday night. The man fell around 7 p.m.
December 15, 2011 - 9:25am
November 9, 2011
School levies: Perham-Dent voters reject, Pelican Rapids voters pass referendums
November 9, 2011 - 8:26am
September 21, 2011
Marijuana crop found at Maplewood State Park
PELICAN RAPIDS, Minn.
September 21, 2011 - 11:28am
July 28, 2011
18-year-old man dies in crash near Lake Lida
PELICAN RAPIDS, Minn. - An 18-year-old man is dead after the car he was driving crashed head-on into a semitrailer this morning in Otter Tail County, Minnesota State Patrol Sgt. Jesse Grabow said. The victim's name is being withheld pending notification of family, he said. The accident...
July 28, 2011 - 12:22pm
July 5, 2011
Pelican Lake celebrates Fourth of July with boat parade
PELICAN LAKE - Erupting volcanoes, pirates putting on sunscreen and a traditional military march were some of the scenes at this year's Pelican Lake boat parade. Eight-year-old Kelsey Sparrow was one of the participants, wearing a blue grass skirt to match her family's Hawaiian vacation...
July 5, 2011 - 8:30am
June 1, 2011
Lakeside Haunts: Zorbaz a popular hangout in Minnesota lakes country
PELICAN LAKE, Minn. - The Zorbaz on Little Pine Lake was a memorable part of the lakes experience for Jerilyn Sheryak as she grew up near Perham. When...
June 1, 2011 - 8:28am
December 24, 2008
Pelican Rapids marks close win over Frazee girls' b-ball
The Frazee girls' basketball team traveled to Pelican Rapids Friday night to take on the young Lady Vikings in an HOL Conference tilt, as the host squad pulled out a close 47-44 victory. Pelican Rapids survived a late run by the Lady Hornets to claim their first victory of the...
December 24, 2008 - 12:00am
November 6, 2008
Voters reject school taxes -- supporters worried in Pelican Rapids, Perham-Dent
Voters in northwest Minnesota balked at raising their own taxes to fulfill pleas for operational or building funds by area school districts. Pelican Rapids and Perham-Dent residents rejected operational levy referendums Tuesday despite spirited campaigns by levy supporters and the...
November 6, 2008 - 12:00am
LP-A, Pelican voters reject funding proposals
Voters in two west central Minnesota school districts rejected new funding proposals Tuesday, and voters across the region selected representatives to their respective boards. In Lake Park-Audubon, residents rejected a school building bond for the fifth time in roughly three years....
November 6, 2008 - 12:00am
October 3, 2008
Pelican Rapids' 11th annual Oktoberfest celebration starts this Thursday
Plans are underway in Pelican Rapids for the 11th Annual Oktoberfest Celebration, Oct. 9-12. This year again promises to be filled with fun and exciting events. There will be dances, food, music, walks, runs, bingo, an auction, wine tasting and silent auction, sausage contest and...
October 3, 2008 - 12:00am
August 10, 2008
To build case against kennel owner, accuser used secret tactics
Armed with a cell phone and recorder, and secretly wired to tape his boss's instructions, Jason Smith was prepared to capture evidence against the Minnesota woman he was investigating for animal abuse. What he claims he found - specific incidents of abuse, neglect and inappropriate...
August 10, 2008 - 12:00am
July 23, 2008
Pelican Rapids hosts art festival
Drop by Sherin and Peterson Parks in Pelican Rapids on Saturday, July 26, from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. and browse arts, crafts, and food from over 200 vendors. This is the 20th year for Pelican Rapids' Art in the Park, and it's one of the largest in the area.
July 23, 2008 - 12:00am
June 19, 2008
Authorities charge Moorhead bus driver in April crash that killed a Pelican Rapids student
Charges have been filed against the driver involved in an April fatal school bus crash near Albertville, Minn. Assistant Wright County Attorney Brian Lutes said he charged Loren Ernst of Moorhead with two counts of criminal vehicular operation and one count of criminal vehicular...
June 19, 2008 - 12:00am
June 7, 2008
Pelican Rapids school bus accident investigation nears finish
Residents of Pelican Rapids say emotions are still frayed and hearts remain heavy as they wait to learn why a school bus returning from a trip to Chicago in April left the road and crashed, killing one student and injuring others. "It's still very raw. There are certainly questions,...
June 7, 2008 - 12:00am
April 18, 2008
Comfort blankets go to Pelican Rapids accident victims
Blankets from Project Linus that were recently donated by Fargo and West Fargo students, were distributed to Pelican Rapids High School students following the tragic bus accident that killed 16-year-old Jessica Weishair and injured several band students on April 5. Blankets were...
April 18, 2008 - 12:00am