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Man airlifted after rollover in Becker County Wednesday night
Post-oil boom, drug prices fall as gang trafficking increases
New Camp Ripley exhibit gives visitors a look at WWI
Exploration gaining steam: Rush of interest in Northland gold
Local golfers compete at The Birchmont
Cubs defeat Sox for Little League title
DL Babe Ruth team wraps season at districts
Three-time champion Jack Rule to play in 2016 Pine to Palm
DCC 100 celebration Thursday at Pavilion
These s’mores can be made any time of year
Jorgenson piano students end season with recital, awards
Social Secuirty: Thank you for last 31 years… and goodbye
Essentia Health hospitals work with local groups to identify health needs and improve community health
Friends & Neighbors
‘Bait boys’ take over Quality Bait and Tackle
Encouraging good spending
MN property tax refund filing tips
Tips on insurance and storm damage claims
Former patrons buy Bleachers
Bluestem extends summer concert series into October
‘Annie Get Your Gun’ has strong native presence
Apple Music buys ‘Carpool Karaoke’ TV series
Park Rapids Crazy Days July 28-29
Frazee Turkey Days set for July 29-31
Julie Ann Stewart
Timothy J. Karsnia
Dean W. Sanders
David Lomen Stenseth
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
Northwest MN Fishing Report
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
DNR advice for handling damaged trees
Time to get over trauma, learn to cast
Birds vary wildly in how, where they build nests
Becker County Fair Premium List
Celebrating Solstice at Richwood Winery
June Summer Scene
Biking becoming bigger with area trails
Get out and golf
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
March 30, 2016
Hennepin County attorney: No charges for officers in shooting of Jamar Clark
MINNEAPOLIS -- There will be no charges against the two Minneapolis police officers involved in the November shooting of Jamar Clark, the Hennepin...
March 30, 2016 - 11:38am
March 17, 2016
Police shoot, kill armed man outside Burnsville, MN, McDonald’s
BURNSVILLE, Minn. -- Burnsville police shot a man to death outside a McDonald’s in the Twin Cities suburb Thursday morning, May 17, the department...
March 17, 2016 - 2:45pm
March 16, 2016
St. Paul police on ISIS hit list
The names of a handful of St. Paul police officers are on a list of Minnesota officers reportedly posted by a group of hackers affiliated with ISIS, the city’s police department said Tuesday. A news website called it a “kill list.” “We’re aware of the list, and any St. Paul...
March 16, 2016 - 11:10am
March 14, 2016
Dayton takings apps for MN police board; four spots to be filled
Gov. Mark Dayton is encouraging all eligible Minnesotans to apply for one of the four current vacancies on the Board of Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST Board). The following seats expired on Jan. 4, and, in accordance with Minnesota Statute, will be appointed by June 30....
March 14, 2016 - 5:35am
February 18, 2016
St. Paul cop resigns over ‘run them over’ comment about protesters
ST. PAUL – A St. Paul police sergeant resigned Wednesday after he apologized last month for posting on Facebook “Run them over” in advance of a Black Lives Matter St. Paul march. An internal affairs investigation into Sgt. Jeffrey Rothecker was completed, but his resignation...
February 18, 2016 - 8:08am
February 10, 2016
Black Lives Matter set race protest; shooting lawsuit filed
ST. PAUL – The Twin Cities black community pressed leaders on two fronts Tuesday: promising to shut down a popular ice-racing event and suing...
February 10, 2016 - 9:05am