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Otters snap five-game skid to Laker girls
GIRLS HOCKEY: Prowlers complete season sweep of DL
Pins galore in Laker wrestlers first dual
Lakers rout Rebels in season-opener
Thielen paved the way for fellow MSU-Mankato alumnus
Want to be a snowbird?: Here’s what you should know before ‘taking flight’
In search of cultural identity in a new country
Establishing an early homestead in Becker County (Part 2 of 3)
Reacting the christian way
Friends & Neighbors
Average MN gas prices up 5 cents
Styles on Willow has a new hair stylist
Essentia Health welcomes family medicine physician in Park Rapids
Is your sewer skewered?: Local man designs system to prevent frozen sewer vents
Essentia Health welcomes orthopedic surgeon in Detroit Lakes
'Magical Medora Christmas' comes to Detroit Lakes Dec. 18
'This Little Light of Mine': Trinity Lutheran to host 14th annual Candles & Carols Dec. 18
Meet author Jerry Mevissen Sunday in Wadena
Bus trip to see Takei's 'Allegiance' on Tuesday, Dec. 13: One-night-only screening of Broadway play about Japanese-Americans’ ordeal during World War II to be held at West Acres Cinema
The power of music: Christmas Sing-Along fundraiser set for Sunday at Holmes Theatre
Jeanette M. Giesinger
Diana Lynn Aker
Diana Lynn Aker
Robert Alfred (Bob) Anderson
Helen C. Erickson
Letter: Why does Trump spend so much time demonizing the working press?
Letter: Americans are right to worry about insurance quality
Pipeline protesters in ND win Pyrrhic victory
Mourning a friend who survived Pearl Harbor--and helped win WWII
Guest editorial: Don't ditch local businesses this Christmas
Brad Laabs Column: It's almost ice fishing time--here's where to find the fish
Zebra mussel larvae confirmed in Leech Lake
Outdoors Column: With decurved beak and sweet song, the rarely-seen little brown creeper is unique
December is a good month for pheasant hunting
Towering trees of Itasca Park are from a bygone age
Lucky number 13: MN Flyers’ Level 3 and 4 gymnasts competing in state compulsories this weekend
A new home for the holidays: Manna Food Co-op secures lease on Cutting Edge building
Men's Chorus Christmas concert set Sunday in Pelican Rapids
An explosion of everything Christmas: Detroit Lakes woman creates holiday wonderland in her home
MN children's book author coming to DLCCC Thursday
Pine to Palm
November 18, 2016
Man sentenced for felony fourth-degree assault
Gerald Wayne Jackson, 29, of Box 421, White Earth has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony fourth-degree assault on a police officer, bodily fluids. A gross misdemeanor charge of obstructing justice was dropped in a plea agreement. According to court records,...
November 18, 2016 - 2:12pm
Man charged in high-speed chase near Lake park
Chet Louis Brunelle, 31, of Belcourt, N.D., has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony fleeing a peace officer in a motor vehicle and misdemeanor giving a false name. On Aug. 22 he was stopped by a trooper on Highway 10 just west of Lake Park for driving without...
November 18, 2016 - 1:13pm
October 20, 2016
Authorities ask for help in locating missing Elbow Lake Village woman
WHITE EARTH, MINN. — The White Earth Tribal Police are asking for the public's help in locating Hayle Soyring, age 28, from Elbow Lake...
October 20, 2016 - 1:19pm
September 3, 2016
Man sentenced for trying to flee police officer
A Stanton, N.D. man has been sentenced for fleeing a police officer in a motor vehicle. Jordan Allen Duke, 24, was arrested May 8 after an officer clocked him going 58 miles per hour in a 40 mile an hour road construction zone on Highway 34.
September 3, 2016 - 5:00am
August 10, 2016
Cops deem WE Fest more 'manageable' this year
Area law enforcement officers from the Minnesota State Patrol, Becker County Sheriff’s Office and Detroit Lakes Police Department were kept...
August 10, 2016 - 10:48am
July 31, 2016
White Earth Police Department employs two K-9 units to help sniff out drugs and fight crime
Brixx lies crouched down in the shade of a large tree in the backyard of his home — his thick, black fur blending in with the darkness of the...
July 31, 2016 - 5:55am
July 27, 2016
Gas leak reported at Thrift Store
Detroit Lakes Police Department, Rescue Team and Fire Department responded Wednesday around noon to the Boys and Girls Thrift Store on U.S. Highway...
July 27, 2016 - 12:31pm
July 24, 2016
Area cops feeling public’s support
They don’t do it for the recognition, but the local police and sheriff’s departments have been receiving an awful lot of thank you’s in...
July 24, 2016 - 5:30am
July 20, 2016
Young Explorers program gives local teens an up-close look at the job of law enforcement
Meet a few of the teens taking advantage of the Young Explorers police shadowing program: AJ St. Clair and Breanna Warren, two juniors at Waubun...
July 20, 2016 - 10:44am
July 6, 2016
Tribal police launch new speeding blitz
The White Earth Police Department has launched a tough new speed enforcement blitz for the White Earth Nation under the tagline: “Obey the Sign or Pay the Fine.” The intensified enforcement effort against speeding drivers underscores the severity of the problem both locally and...
July 6, 2016 - 11:36am
June 26, 2016
DL Police Department auctioning off found items
The Detroit Lakes Police Department is auctioning off found items--mostly bicycles--on do-bid.com. The auction, which only offers online bidding, is open now and will begin closing Monday, June 27 at 7 p.m. The online bidding will offer extended bidding, however. An item will remain...
June 26, 2016 - 5:25am
June 1, 2016
Dayton signs police body camera bill, but not all pleased
ST. PAUL -- Amid four hours of testimony on a bill about how and when Minnesota’s police forces can use body cameras — a bill signed into law Tuesday — was a telling moment. A flash of passion from a longtime law enforcement officer, sitting on a key state legislative committee...
June 1, 2016 - 9:14am
May 15, 2016
DL police chief set to retire soon
Tim Eggebraaten, who has served as the chief of police at the Detroit Lakes Police Department for nearly five years, has announced that he will...
May 15, 2016 - 5:50am
April 13, 2016
DL police identify both men in mysterious death case
Mission accomplished. Detroit Lakes Police, who asked for the public’s help in identifying the two men they believe may have the answers in...
April 13, 2016 - 11:30am
April 3, 2016
Cops and kids to start training class
What is it really like to be a cop around these parts? Local high school students interested in law enforcement will soon have the opportunity to get a sneak peek into that world, as local officers are putting together a youth explorer program designed to show them just that. The...
April 3, 2016 - 5:40am