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AgweekTV: Sczepanski Farm Insolvency
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
Nielsen season best shot put in California
Foster's school record punctuates West Coast trip
No Mercy VIII May 19 in Mahnomen
Carrier places at NYWA State Wrestling
Laker softball splits at Bemidji to start season
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
Delores D. Halverson
Armand A. Mayoue
Benneth "Benny" Braseth
Lottie Ann Thomas
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
April 9, 2018
Stories sought for new musical set in Otter Tail County
PlaceBase Productions, in partnership with the Otter Tail County Historical Society, will hold a Story Swap Series in four different communities to gather stories for an original, community-based theater production that will take place in September. Workshops will be held in Pelican...
April 9, 2018 - 10:41am
April 5, 2018
Cheep shot? Minn. mayor ruffles feathers by blocking sale of chicks from hardware store
PELICAN RAPIDS, Minn. – The sale of chicks at a small-town hardware store has left Pelican Rapids divided. Strand Hardware, 36 N. Broadway,...
April 5, 2018 - 6:57am
March 12, 2018
Hibbert puts stronghold on Snocross championship
Tucker Hibbert put a stronghold on the 2018 ISOC National Snocross points championship with back-to-back dominant performances in Dubuque, Iowa....
March 12, 2018 - 8:53pm
February 11, 2018
Heartfelt harmonies: Barbershop singers to deliver musical valentines on Feb. 14
It's been more than 50 years since members of the Heart O'Lakes Harmony Men's Barbershop Chorus first began to offer singing valentines to sweethearts...
February 11, 2018 - 9:00am
January 8, 2018
Emergency detour on Hwys. 59 and 108 in Pelican Rapids
An emergency detour on Hwy. 59 and Hwy. 108 in Pelican Rapids began Friday, as the bitter cold temperatures caused a break in a water main. The intersection is closed at Highway 59 and the south junction of Highway 108. The actual repairs will only last a couple days, the detour however...
January 8, 2018 - 9:30am
December 30, 2017
Knights of sight: DL Lions Club takes new sight-testing technology into more schools
What do you know? Technology is on the rise. Lions Member Pete Granger says since last year, the club has doubled the number of people they have...
December 30, 2017 - 1:00pm
September 22, 2017
Maplewood State Park ready to host Leaf Days celebration
The leaves are beginning to turn and by early indications, this might be a year of vibrant colors — which makes it a wonderful time to...
September 22, 2017 - 7:26am
September 4, 2017
Maplewood's 'Sugar Shack' to be dedicated Sept. 14: Friends of Maplewood annual meeting set Sept. 7 at Hanson Picnic Shelter
On Thursday, Sept. 14, at 3 p.m. a proud group of Friends of Maplewood volunteers will be turning over the keys to a brand new Sugar Shack building...
September 4, 2017 - 8:00am
August 17, 2017
Dixieland band coming to Pelican Rapids
After 50 years of performances and a 2001 induction into the Minnesota Music Hall of Fame, the Barbary Coast Dixieland Showband will soon be...
August 17, 2017 - 3:00pm
June 21, 2017
Bakko family welcomes son
Brayden James Bakko, son of Jason and Kim (Wells) Bakko, Ottertail, was born June 10, 2017, at Perham Health in Perham. He weighed 8 pounds,...
June 21, 2017 - 11:59am
June 14, 2017
Music at Maplewood: Jeff Johnson to perform June 17 at Hanson shelter
Longtime Maplewood State Park supporter Jeff Johnson, a former Pelican Rapids resident and business owner, will be returning to Maplewood this...
June 14, 2017 - 1:00pm
May 16, 2017
Woman sentenced for 35 pain pills, 48 grams weed
Angie Marie Travis, 39, of Pelican Rapids, has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony fifth-degree controlled substance crime.
May 16, 2017 - 8:30am
April 4, 2017
The future of medicine is here: Sanford hires integrated health therapist who will "video chat" with patients at area clinics
Mental health services can be hard to come by—that's where a system-wide mental health grant at Sanford comes in. Five years ago, Sanford was awarded a grant to "explore the impact of mental health therapists," that came with a triple aim: 1) to improve health outcomes, 2) to...
April 4, 2017 - 10:00am
March 30, 2017
Area students graduate from UND
A total of 920 students were eligible to pick up their diplomas at winter commencement ceremonies held Dec. 15-16 at the University of North Dakota in Grand Forks. Those area students who completed graduation requirements at UND this fall include (academic honors and degrees in parentheses):...
March 30, 2017 - 6:00pm
March 21, 2017
Hibbert finishes third in Pro National Snocross
Pelican Rapids’ Tucker Hibbert finished third in the 2016/2017 ISOC National Snocross Pro Open Championship with a solid weekend of racing...
March 21, 2017 - 4:28pm