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Four face charges in house burglary
Frazee man shoots self while threatening passenger
As April snow hits, driver killed in Otter Tail County crash
A platform that's close to the heart: 'Outstanding Teen' talks organ donation at driver's education classes
Shattered innocence: Becker County child abuse cases on the rise
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Roth earns all-tournament honors at Summit Championship
Norman County West in danger of losing fall and winter sports
Area kids place at state free throw competition
Smith Leads Huskers at Big Ten Championships
Little Lakers Boys Basketball summer camp registration
Luecks celebrating 50 years together
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Simons welcome twin daughters
'What Patients Say, What Doctors Hear': Listening is important--on both sides of the doctor's exam table
Answering the call: Lake Park family to become long-term missionaries in Africa
Friends & Neighbors
'It was time to pass the baton': Dean's Country Market in Perham, NY Mills sold to Central Market owners
MN gas prices down since last week
SJE-Rhombus receives chapter 2017 ESOP Company of the Year award
‘It was time to pass the baton’: Dean’s Country Market in Perham, NY Mills sold to Central Market owners
Midwest Workwear has new store manager
A night dressed in neon: Holmes Theatre's Motion fundraiser to feature Post Traumatic Funk Syndrome
It's Shakespeare... with an apocalyptic twist: Detroit Lakes High School's spring play views British history through a zombie-infested lens
Column: Mosquitoes sometimes more than just annoying: Insect's bite can transmit malaria, which is fatal if left untreated
Associate justice and former Vikings great Alan Page speaking April 24 in Fergus Falls
New artist exhibit opens this week at DL's Trinity Lutheran Church
Edward DaWaine Sawyer
Willow Skye Forsberg
Neil Daniel "Peel" Englund
Mathew R. Veronen
Paula Quam column: A humble hello, a heavy-hearted goodbye
Letter: War with North Korea would be a big mistake
Other Opinions: It's working, don't give up on effort to clean up Great Lakes
Letter: Doctors are on your side, elected officials should be, too
Earth Day--by the numbers
Column: Whistling past the graveyard--wood ducks make big comeback
Brad Laabs column: Enjoy hunting panfish until 'fishing opener' May 12
Brad Laabs column: Ice is gone, get ready to launch your boat
Outdoors column: Wild turkeys are a Minnesota success story
Blane Klemek column: Little bird that could: the northern saw-whet owl
Consume those leafy greens for a healthy body
You've gotta have faith: Christian filmmakers start up business, teaching academy in rural Audubon
My Christmas in Denmark: Different traditions, same feel
Late arrival for New Year's baby: First birth of 2017 at Essentia Health-St. Mary's is Azyloh Roberts
DLHS named 'Safe Sports School'
Pine to Palm
Severe Weather Announcements (5)
April 17, 2009
Becker County, others added to DNR burning ban list
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is adding more counties to the list of those designated for burning restrictions. Beginning April 20, restrictions will go into effect in the following 13 counties: Aitkin, Becker, Beltrami, Carlton, Cass, Clearwater, Crow Wing,...
April 17, 2009 - 2:54pm
April 15, 2009
Grass fire season has begun
April 15, 2009 - 11:43am
April 13, 2009
Historic Stump Lake, N.D. pavillion in dangerof being lost to flooding
STUMP LAKE, N.D. -- A 90-year-old pavilion at Stump Lake could become one of the next victims of the ongoing Devils Lake flood. A projected 90 percent chance that the lake will rise to a record 1,451.25 feet this year means that the pavilion and cafe at Stump Lake Park would be in...
April 13, 2009 - 12:16pm
April 10, 2009
Township fire wardens recognized for service
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is presenting awards to several dedicated fire wardens in the Wadena, southern Hubbard, and eastern Becker county areas. Fire Warden Betty Branham of Hubbard Township in Hubbard County is being recognized with a length of service...
April 10, 2009 - 11:12am
January 16, 2009
Lucy the wolf chaser
Welcome back to the bark side of life here in Ottertail, where the pale morning sun is refracted through the frozen outside windows in crystalline mosaics. The temperature outside has warmed up to minus 26, and promises to almost reach zero by this afternoon. Can we say brrrrrr?...
January 16, 2009 - 12:00am
September 10, 2008
Laker volleyball places third in M-W tournament
The Detroit Lakes volleyball team finished third in Saturday's Mound-Westonka tournament by going 3-1. The Lakers dropped their first match of the tourney to Mounds View 2-1, losing by scores of 25-21 and 18-16, while winning game two 25-14. "It was a very good match for us,"...
September 10, 2008 - 12:00am
August 29, 2008
Unusually cool summer caused turnover in some area lakes
Have you noticed that the shallow areas of lakes (20 ft deep or less) look murkier and/or greener this week compared to the past couple weeks? The nighttime temperatures in the low 50s last weekend combined with 30+ mph winds caused many of the small, shallow area lakes to turnover....
August 29, 2008 - 12:00am
July 19, 2008
Hamden Slough could open to youth hunting
By JASON ADKINS Detroit Lakes Newspapers Hamden Slough National Wildlife Refuge could be open to some hunting under proposed rule changes by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. It will be change for the 3,400-acre area that is located on a thin strip north of Audubon and west...
July 19, 2008 - 12:00am
November 3, 2007
Lake Learning column: Where does my lake water come from?
All water on the globe whether in the atmosphere (clouds), on the ground (rivers, lakes, ocean), or under the ground (ground water) is ultimately connected. These different groups of connected water can be broken down into smaller and smaller divisions that are more intimately connected....
November 3, 2007 - 12:00am
October 21, 2007
Marsh walk, memorial path underway at Sucker Creek
The newest addition to Sucker Creek Preserve -- a marsh walk and hiking path -- is certainly a joint effort.
October 21, 2007 - 12:00am
DNR making progress toward sustainable forestry plans in NW region
According to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR), the Subsection Forest Resource Management Plan (SFRMP) for two major ecological subsections in north central Minnesota is nearing completion. The subsections, referred to as the Chippewa Plains and the Pine Moraines...
October 21, 2007 - 12:00am
October 1, 2007
A tour of Tamarac NWR brings back memories
A few days ago, we made a ritual trip through the Tamarac National Wildlife Refuge. It's as good as any place around Detroit Lakes where one can tour the woodlands to observe the fall colors. Yes, there has been a lot of wet weather and high winds, but the fall foliage was good,...
October 1, 2007 - 12:00am