Skip to main content
Detroit Lakes Online
Investigators find rifle was hidden from view
DL man must pay $55K restitution after bilking elderly woman
Three injured in crash that requires driver to be extracted from vehicle, extent of injuries unknown
Woman charged with being fugitive from justice
Minnesota House members must take harassment prevention training or lose committees
Laker hockey team building on experience from last year
All-section football teams announced in 6A and 8AA
Frazee alums place at Grinaker Cobber Open
Gulon, Tracy reach state swimming championship podium
Payne continues point streak against EGF
LP-A Elementary recognized for achieving positive student outcomes
Snappy side: Festive Pomegranate Salad sure to shine on holiday menu
Social Security supports veterans, active duty military personnel
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Gov. Dayton proclaims 'Acts of Kindness Week' statewide
friends & neighbors
Dressed to 'The Nines'...kids: The Nines owner opens kids' clothing store across the street
Humane Society of the Lakes assistant manager promoted
Limited number of free MANNA memberships available: BC Energize challenges community to match Essentia donation to JOCAL JEWEL program
Aspen Institute recognizes M State as one of nation's top 150 community colleges
LendEDU's look inside the class of 2017's plan for student loan repayment
Christmas show at Ulen's Top Hat Theatre Dec. 2
Things to do in the lakes area this weekend
DLMS Fall Band Concert is Thursday, Nov. 16
Country singer-songwriter Dustin Lynch at Shooting Star this Friday
World Kindness Day is November 13
Robert and Marilynn Halverson
Arlo & Neva Bodin
Joe and Karen Merseth
Teddy R. Millage Sr.
James "Jim" Hermanson
Virginia May Fisher
Judith Darlene Kocurek
Irene Rose Byer
Knowing these ABCs can save a baby's life
House tax bill hurts charitable giving
A heartfelt thanks
Letters: Farmers need tax reform that helps middle class
Tax bills based on unsound economics, unwise fiscal policy
How birds and mammals survive the winter
Monster white-tailed deer taken in northern ND
Pine River area boy bags deer of a different color - rare piebald doe
DL team places first in sporting clays at Fort Thunder
First ice bite is good, but not worth foolish risks
Welcome to the dark side: Local museum's first 'After Dark' event brings sold-out crowds
His way to Broadway: Minnesota’s De’Lon Grant has made his Broadway debut in ‘Come from Away’
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
pine to palm
Pine to Palm champ signs NLI with BSU
Late string of birdies gives Hoge fourth straight PGA Tour card
Bison golf no longer that other minor sport at NDSU
Gillam snaps Renner’s streak to take Super Senior crown
Piatz picks up second Pine to Palm Mid-Am title
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