Skip to main content
Detroit Lakes Online
MN Department of Revenue warns of W-2 email phishing scam targeting payroll and human resource professionals
Special council meetings set: Scheduling conflicts result in separate sessions for street project, sales tax
Planning Commission vote on controversial condo project ends in tie
DL Police Department asking for help identifying persons of interest in theft case
Dayton signs bill allowing Xcel to switch coal plant to natural gas
Tags: Detroit Lakes
BASKETBALL: Lakers’ big three too much for Staples-Motley
Second half comeback sends Lakers to section semis
BASKETBALL: Hornet girls fall in regular season trio
Hornets send eight to state wrestling
Baker, Ortloff qualify for state wrestling
America Saves Week: Set a goal, make a plan, and save automatically
Tjepkes graduates from UM-Crookston
Are you ready? Life's big questions...
Area students graduate from MSUM
Area students graduate from NDSU
Friends & Neighbors
Dan's Service Center has new service advisor
MN gas prices down 2 cents
Arvig Donated More Than $450,000 Back to Communities in 2016
Economic Development Summit scheduled for March 3
Prepare your budget for closing costs when buying a home
Picture perfect images: Lakes Area Photography Show opens this weekend at Washington Square Mall
Celebrate Women's History Month
Vince Neil coming to Shooting Star March 3: Motley Crue frontman to perform solo set for Mahnomen fans
That magic touch: ‘Experience the extraordinary’ with Craig Karges at Ulen’s Top Hat Theatre
Ski, snowshoe or hike by candlelight at Maplewood Saturday
Carl Jens Knutson
Marian J. Ohman
Patricia S. Mahlum
Jerry C. Mann
Kathryn "Kay" F. Drewes
Lee Hamilton column: The threats to our democracy
Letter: Trump is my president
Letter: DL City Council way out of line with projects to be funded by new sales tax
Letter: Becker County jail should be built by local craftspeople
Detroit Lakes Tribune editorial: Don't believe your lying eyes, just believe us (wah-ha-ha!)
Blane Klemek column: Energetic, cheerful chickadees make for good company
Brad Laabs column: Ice fishing gets tricky now, but it's not over yet
Finding springs is a wintertime thing: New DNR app gives you a chance to help with groundwater research
DNR says burn debris now--EMDASH--restrictions will happen soon
Blane Klemek column: Trumpeter swans are a huge Minnesota success story
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'
A $10,000 drop in the bucket: Red Kettle campaign gets big boost from anonymous donor in DL
Pine to Palm
February 26, 2017
Wisconsin elderly couple's perplexing death may never be explained
SUPERIOR, Wis.—When a meter reader discovered the bodies of Richard Ellison and Shirley Johnson four days before Christmas, they were frozen,...
February 26, 2017 - 1:30pm
February 9, 2017
Owl lands on Minnesota police officer's squad car
Duluth, Minn. - Duluth police officer Richard LeDoux was on patrol in the eastern part of town Monday night when a passerby waved him over. The...
February 9, 2017 - 8:51am
January 19, 2017
Suspect still unidentified as friends, colleagues mourn loss of deputy
ROLLA, N.D. -- Rolette County Sheriff’s Deputy Colt Allery was fatally shot and two other deputies are on paid administrative leave after a...
January 19, 2017 - 8:25pm
January 12, 2017
Tough time to be a cop: Law Enforcement Appreciation Day celebrated in Minnesota
Monday was "Law Enforcement Appreciation Day" in Minnesota, recognizing the service and sacrifice of law enforcement officials. Gov. Mark Dayton...
January 12, 2017 - 9:18am
January 10, 2017
Fargo man charged with threatening to shoot Sen. Heitkamp
FARGO—The federal police agency charged with protecting members of Congress executed a search warrant in Fargo on the morning of Tuesday, Jan....
January 10, 2017 - 2:14pm
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