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M State students in the nursing program step up to help a fellow classmate
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Versatile scoring gives Raiders second victory
Laker dance teams start strong at home invite
Wrestlers open season with victory at Fosston
BASKETBALL: Hornet girls split two road games
Laker gymnasts dominate at Perham
Establishing an early homestead in Becker County (Part 2 of 3)
Reacting the christian way
Lakes Area Prayer Wall
First Lutheran Foundation of Detroit Lakes
Friends & Neighbors
It's a farm-fresh family thing: Roasted, Baked in DL set to open
Gas prices up average of three cents in Minnesota
Practical money matters: Focus on credit factors, not credit scores
Tax delinquency list updated
ERA Northland has a new realtor
'World's best tribute to young Elvis' comes to Detroit Lakes Saturday
Area students participating in Concordia Christmas Concerts
Award-winning country artist Phil Vassar coming to Shooting Star Friday
Great American Think-Off solicits questions for anniversary debate
It's beginning to look a lot like...
Ruth I. Knapp
Diana Lynn Aker
Eugene (Gene) A. Nelson
Lorna M. Schons
Editorial: Becker County scams - why can't we stop them?
Thanks to teachers for attended Legion Auxiliary Appreciation Tea
Welcome to Washington, Mr. President-Elect
Letter: Osage gun range story should have focused on neighbors
Editorial: Minnesota is second-most charitable state
It's December, bring on the ice fishing!
This is the time to go after trophy muskies
Wanted: More deer hunters in Minnesota
Now is the time to plan a Boundary Waters trip
Lot of activity as autumn turns towards winter
Tuxes & Tails: Rescued dogs, tuxedo’d handlers to strut their stuff on the runway this coming Friday
'An Andy and Bing Christmas': Former NFL player to bring classic Christmas show to DL
Holiday Train rolls into Detroit Lakes Dec. 12
Buy a Christmas tree, help a kid: Young Life fundraiser is popular in Detroit Lakes
Wearing their hearts on their sleeves: Detroit Lakes siblings launch Arktikos clothing line to help polar bears
Pine to Palm
Severe Weather Announcements (4)
June 26, 2013
County likely will switch to Armer
Becker County appears to be heading towards adopting the Armer radio system for law enforcement and emergency workers, an abrupt turn away from the VHF digital radio system it had planned to pursue. The Armer system would cost as much as $2.1 million total (including radios for...
June 26, 2013 - 11:08am
November 28, 2012
Niijii Radio is back on the airwaves
More people on the White Earth Indian Reservation and beyond are now waking up to a Cup of Joe -- that is the name of the morning show, which...
November 28, 2012 - 12:11pm
October 22, 2010
Hennen show back on Flag
Scott Hennen is returning to The Flag. About five weeks after he parted ways with the Fargo radio station he helped get off the ground, the...
October 22, 2010 - 8:35am
May 20, 2010
New contemporary Christian format introduced by Lakes Radio
Otter Tail County listeners will have the option a family-friendly radio format. "Family 1020," KJJK AM. is now being broadcast out of Fergus Fall. Michael W. Smith, Steven Curtis Chapman, Casting Crowns, Third Day, Chris Tomlin, and other Christian. A family-friendly morning show...
May 20, 2010 - 2:03pm
March 2, 2010
KDLM radio owner to also run KRCQ in Detroit Lakes
Leighton Broadcasting has entered an agreement to help run another radio station in Detroit Lakes, according to the St. Cloud Times newspaper. The St. Cloud-based broadcasting company filed with the Federal Communications Commission a local marketing agreement with Lake Lida LLC,...
March 2, 2010 - 7:18pm
Joel Heitkamp to take Ed Schultz's slot on KFGO; station will search nationwide for afternoon talk show host
FARGO - KFGO-AM radio in Fargo announced this morning that longtime radio talk show personality Ed Schultz would no longer be part of their local lineup. Joel Heitkamp, who had hosted a KFGO talk show host from 2-5 p.m. daily, will take over Schultz's former "News and Views" from...
April 2, 2009 - 9:54am
March 18, 2009
Prairie Public antenna installation nearing end
FARGO - All that's left to do on the installation project - which has caused 16 daytime outages for Prairie Public's local TV and radio signals since January - is an inspection by the manufacturer of the $200,000 antenna, said Jack Anderson, director of engineering for Prairie Public. The...
March 18, 2009 - 9:27am
March 2, 2009
Radio pioneer Paul Harvey leaves his mark on WDAY-TV anchor
FARGO - Before WDAY-TV news anchor Marv Bossart's longtime career, he was just a 25-year-old graduate student pursuing journalism - with a spot...
March 2, 2009 - 8:37am
February 12, 2009
Fargo radio station Y94 bans music by Chris Brown
FARGO - Starting Thursday, the local top-40 radio station Y94 - WDAY-FM 93.7 - will no longer play songs by Chris Brown, the R&B singer who was arrested Sunday and charged with making criminal threats. The station sent out a news release Wednesday afternoon saying that air play...
February 12, 2009 - 6:00am
January 17, 2009
Detroit Lakes resident Ed Schultz takes 'Live and Local' radio show to nation's capital, hints at possible television deal
Beginning next week, Ed Schultz and his local "News and Views" show will come at listeners from a new vantage point - the nation's capital. Schultz...
January 17, 2009 - 12:00am
Prairie Public Radio news team honored with ND?award
Prairie Public Broadcasting's radio staff has been honored with four first- and three second-place 2007 North Dakota Associated Press Broadcasters Association awards. The non-profit network's news department received first-place awards for "Higher Ed" in the Political Reporting...
October 17, 2008 - 12:00am
August 13, 2008
White Earth plans to launch radio station
Organizers on White Earth hope to have the first Native American radio station on the air in Minnesota. In June, the Federal Communications Commission announced that Niijii Broadcast Corporation was a tentative selectee in a competitive process to secure a license to operate a...
August 13, 2008 - 12:00am
April 22, 2008
Deputies arrest Fosston man found in radio station in underwear
A Fosston, Minn., man was arrested Sunday when sheriff's deputies responded to a burglary call at the Q107 radio station building on U.S. Highway 2 near Fosston about 6:50 a.m., according to the Polk County Sheriff's Department. Jim Offerdahl, the station's director of technical...
April 22, 2008 - 12:00am
February 12, 2008
New board will make sure emergency responders are on the same frequency
Public officials took a major step toward improving communications among emergency responders in northwestern Minnesota Wednesday. Fifteen counties (including Becker County) the city of Moorhead and tribal governments have formed the Northwest Regional Radio Board and the board...
February 12, 2008 - 12:00am
February 9, 2008
Other Opinions: GOP goon squad can't rattle McCain
It's been a kind of perverse pleasure to watch Sen. John McCain overcome the vitriol of talk radio's conservative goon squad. Despite vicious daily broadsides from Rush Limbaugh, Ann Coulter, Sean Hannity and Laura Ingraham (and their sycophants on regional and local talk radio),...
February 9, 2008 - 12:00am