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Brain tumor takes life of K9 Macho
Fargo to host first ever bacon and beer festival in March
Help participate in the Itasca winter bird count Dec. 15
Firefighter advice on avoiding tragedy
Bison defense makes two goal-line stands against Furman
Bohl confirms he is headed to Wyoming
Wade returns to spark Heat vs. Wolves
Nordic Skiing Preview: Lakers look to progress through 2013-14 season
LP-A Girls Basketball Preview: Raiders to be senior laden
In the Zone
Life after retirement: Retirees face financial, emotional challenges
Howard Kossover: Where Social Security benefits come from
Rylee Sue Fingalson
Niilo Adam Tervola Hultberg
Friends & Neighbors
Mark Greenig: Shakespeare fly fishing reels — so many choices
Brad Laabs: Snow makes for sketchy ice conditions
Blane Klemek: Wildlife have their own winter survival techniques
Best start to winter rec season since 2010
12 lakes open to spearing
Unemployment rate hits five-year low, eyes on the Fed
Old bar turns into new, cozy ‘Event 34’
Gas prices in MN dip faster than nation
Creative Mix hires new personal stylist
Canola event being held for area farmers
Jeers to poor winter drivers
Randy Wilson: Property tax hikes needed for cities to play catch-up
Our Opinion: Quit putting off that flu vaccine
Lynn Hummel: Imagination and a pile of junk
Steve Green: Promises of Obamacare in MN failing taxpayers
Holiday Train’s a-comin’: December 16 stop planned in Detroit Lakes
Danell Haspel: A Homemade Christmas
Terri Schlichenmeyer: ‘The Dogs of Christmas’ is a holiday treasure
Saana Ensemble in NYM Friday
This Week in Entertainment
BISON TICKET AUCTION: Auction winner is John H at $150!!
August 29, 2012
Paul Bunyan State Trail bridge opens to cyclists
Dillon Engel was one of the first cyclists to cross over the newly built Paul Bunyan State Trail bridge on Wednesday afternoon as the protective...
news / local
August 29, 2012 - 11:22pm
August 28, 2012
BSU Community Appreciation Meal
Five-year-old Sage Gonzalez had a commanding lead over his brother Kyler, 8, as they raced to see who could dress up in full hockey gear and race to the finish line first. Of course, BSU hockey player Emily McKnight did help Sage a bit at Bemidji State University’s Community Appreciation...
news / local
August 28, 2012 - 8:15pm
August 25, 2012
Planning begins for inaugural Bemidji marathon
BEMIDJI – Organizers of the inaugural Bemidji Blue Ox Marathon have set the time and date for the inaugural race, which will be more than 32 years after the first and only race of its kind here. The gun for the Blue Ox Marathon is scheduled to go off at 9 a.m. Oct. 12, 2013. A marathon...
news / outdoors
August 25, 2012 - 11:52pm
August 21, 2012
Paddle boarding on Lake Bemidji
Learning to paddle board is not as easy as it looks as Dustin Voorhees, left, learns to balance as Cove Fylpaa cruises on by on Tuesday afternoon...
news / local
August 21, 2012 - 11:19pm
August 16, 2012
New sign marks entrance to Lake Bemidji State Park
Lake Bemidji State Park installed a new sign at the front entrance making it more visible from Beltrami County Road 20. Above, Russell Fisher,...
news / local
August 16, 2012 - 9:10pm
August 26, 2010
Swim, bike, run!
As the sun came up over Detroit Lake this past Saturday morning, Young Life Triathlon organizers noted with dismay that a heavy fog had settled...
August 26, 2010 - 8:00am
August 11, 2010
Hiking Fest Aug. 28
The North Country Trail Association and Itasca State Park will host a family-friendly event called North Country Hiking Fest at Itasca State Park on Saturday, Aug. 28. The 4th Annual North Country Hiking Fest event features a variety of free activities, including guided hikes,...
August 11, 2010 - 11:52am
8-year-old bikes through Iowa with grandma
Maybe it's his involvement with BMX racing. Or maybe it's because he has the energy of an 8-year-old. Whatever it was, Joe Heinlein rode his bike 226 miles across part of Iowa, and isn't against doing it again. Heinlein, of Audubon, and his grandmother, Sherry Thompson of Detroit...
August 11, 2010 - 11:33am
DL makes top 10 list for boating sites
If the weather would cooperate, Detroit Lake could prove why it was chosen as one of the top 10 boating destinations in the United States. The National Marine Manufacturers Association named Minnesota as one of the top 10 boating states based on annual sales. From there, Discover...
Detroit Lakes / news
June 11, 2010 - 4:43pm
Successful Memorial Day trap shoot at BCSC
Becker County Sportsmen's Club recently staged its annual trap shooting bash on Memorial weekend. This year's wingding was a very successful thing. The club made some money to pay for its up to the minute equipment, which attracts so many active visiting shooters. Again this year,...
June 11, 2010 - 4:34pm
Plan will pave way for new ATV trails on county land
Work is nearly completed on the draft version of the Becker County Recreation Plan -- which will provide a template for making changes to the existing trails system. Once the recreation plan is complete -- and there will be two public meetings yet this year, prior to county board...
June 11, 2010 - 3:17pm
April 21, 2010
Woods N' Wheels ATV Club offers youth safety class in May
Woods N' Wheels ATV Club is offering youth ATV safety training Saturday, May 15, in Detroit Lakes. Registration will be May 6 from 6 to 7 p.m. in the Detroit Lakes VFW. For those interested but can't make the registration night, call 847-4868. The classroom session will be held...
April 21, 2010 - 11:01am
April 16, 2010
State Forest roads, trails now open
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) has opened many -- but not all -- of the roads and trails temporarily closed to highway licensed vehicles, commercial vehicles, and off-highway vehicles (OHV) used in Minnesota state forests this spring. State forest roads and...
April 16, 2010 - 4:15pm
April 14, 2010
April 18 first outing for canoe club
The river is open and ready to be enjoyed in kayaks and canoes. The recent addition of the Otter Tail River as an official DNR water trail has provided a guide map and other information about the river. A hard copy map of the trail guide with river history, information and...
April 14, 2010 - 10:15am
April 2, 2010
Outdoors skills for women
Women who want to learn how to hunt, fish and develop skills in other outdoor activities can find more than 45 program offerings in the new Becoming An Outdoors Woman (BOW) catalog.
April 2, 2010 - 12:44pm