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Home and Sport Show set for next weekend in DL
'Nowhere to Lay Their Heads': March 25 forum at Ecumen turns spotlight on homelessness
Man reported missing from the Cormorant area
Local agencies team up to fight elder abuse
AgweekTV: Eyes on the Ears
Thunderbirds co-op fulfills lifelong dreams of players and coaches
Thompson breaks through; state wrestlers cap banner season
Tucker Hibbert claims 11th Pro National Snocross Championship
Tappe finishes career at Northern State
North Central All-Star basketball games looking for players
Unwrapping #MeToo with grace
It's almost time to light the 'Fire in February': DL preacher's plans taking shape to mobilize community to read Bible's Book of Acts
'Fire in February': DL preacher hopes to mobilize local faith community to read Bible's Book of Acts
LP-A Elementary recognized for achieving positive student outcomes
Snappy side: Festive Pomegranate Salad sure to shine on holiday menu
friends & neighbors
After historic college basketball upset, Little Caesar’s announces free pizza giveaway to everyone in America
Nice growing, Jack: Jack Chivers Realty relocating to downtown DL, into the mall
Farmers concerned about trade war with China
Twin Cities airport is best in its size
State Commerce Dept. website now multilingual
Ken’s FM fundraiser aims to bring station back to full power
What's ahead for the region's arts scene in the coming weeks?
Dishing up a tasty homemade meal, for a good cause: DL Breakfast Rotary's March 13 meatball dinner to benefit local food pantry
Spring is here -- and your local library is ready to celebrate
Here's what's coming to lakes area this month
Kenneth "Bud" Koenig
More immigrants would give huge boost to US economy
Letter:Credit unions are very different from banks
Letter: Why aren't we fighting back against Russia?
Sixty pills prescribed--only four were needed
It's time to return a big favor to the Boys and Girls Club
Sometimes memories are more important than fish
Are Ivory-billed woodpeckers back from the dead?
Jumbo perch are popping up
Brad Laabs column: The panfish are biting, and the tullibee chase is on
Maple syrup-making at Minnesota state parks
Ruby's Pantry helps families make ends meet; Local mom of 7 shares her story
Adolescent anxiety is on the rise, and social media may be part of the problem
Minnesota Made: Enjoy some movies shot in the Lake of 10,000 Lakes
For the love of the homeless: DL native Luke Pechmann poses for animal adoption pin-up calendar
Welcome to the dark side: Local museum's first 'After Dark' event brings sold-out crowds
Youth fishing derby on Little Detroit Lake was 'great success'
The walls came tumbling down: Ice palace demolished on Friday
Totally tube-ular!: Elementary school students get outside to slide
Polar Fest's inaugural hotdish challenge brings in big, hungry crowd
Polar Fest ends with a bang – and a splash
March 13, 2018
Body of missing Red Lake woman found
RED LAKE, Minn.—The body of Amy Dow—a Red Lake, Minn., woman missing since Jan. 28—was found Monday, March 12, according to...
March 13, 2018 - 5:59pm
March 7, 2018
Former Red Lake chairman Jourdain to run again
RED LAKE, Minn.—Forman Red Lake Tribal Chairman Floyd "Buck" Jourdain announced Wednesday, March 7, that he plans to run for re-election, four years after current chairman Darrell Seki Sr. ousted him. Jourdain said that he decided to run about a year ago after observing what...
March 7, 2018 - 6:14pm
February 16, 2018
Red Lake council member dies at 75
RED LAKE—Longtime Red Lake Tribal Council member Richard Barrett Sr. has died. According to an announcement posted to the council's Facebook page on Monday afternoon, Feb. 12, Barrett, 75, is survived by his wife and other family members. Barrett was first elected to the tribal...
February 16, 2018 - 3:00pm
November 28, 2017
Authorities recover bodies of missing man, woman who fell through ice on Upper Red Lake in Minn.
RED LAKE, Minn.—The bodies of two people missing on Upper Red Lake since Sunday were found Monday afternoon. According to a news release...
November 28, 2017 - 10:00pm
November 9, 2017
Search for missing Red Lake fishermen continues
RED LAKE, Minn. — Two missing Red Lake fishermen were not found Tuesday, Nov. 7, despite an extensive search by public safety officials...
November 9, 2017 - 9:27am
October 25, 2016
Red Lake forfeits opening playoff football game at Mahnomen
Tuesday’s first round Section 8A playoff football matchup between No. 1 Mahnomen and No. 8 Red Lake was canceled two hours prior to the scheduled...
October 25, 2016 - 4:38pm
January 15, 2016
Red Lake woman sentenced in theft
A Red Lake woman was sentenced in Becker County Court for bringing an empty purse into Walmart and filling it up with stolen goods. Cheree Marie Cobenais, 27, was arrested on Oct. 4 after police were called to the Detroit Lakes Walmart on a report of an uncooperative shoplifter. According...
January 15, 2016 - 5:35am
November 14, 2015
Red Lake winter walleye rules released
A couple of weeks ago I wrote about the updated Mille Lacs regulations for winter. I also reviewed the regulations for some of the other prime winter ice fishing destinations. At the time, the new Red Lake winter regulations had not been released and I committed to letting you...
November 14, 2015 - 5:55am
May 15, 2015
Two men sentenced in federal court for Minn. reservation crimes
BEMIDJI, Minn.—A Red Lake man and a Redby man recently were sentenced in federal court to a combined 40 years in prison for brutal crimes that occurred on the Red Lake Indian Reservation last year. Christopher Michael Strong, 34, of Red Lake, was sentenced May 7 in U.S. District...
May 15, 2015 - 8:52am
Red Lake tribe to look at medicinal marijuana, hemp
RED LAKE -- The Red Lake Band of Chippewa Indians Tribal Council unanimously approved this week a study on how medicinal marijuana and industrial hemp could benefit the Red Lake Nation’s economic development. However, serious doubts were raised about growing or use of recreational...
January 15, 2015 - 8:15am
January 14, 2015
Walleye restrictions to start on Upper Red Lake
BEMIDJI, Minn. -- Walleye regulations will become more restrictive on Upper Red Lake starting Jan. 23 because of a record December walleye harvest, according to a release from the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. The daily bag and possession limit will be two walleye,...
January 14, 2015 - 8:03am
January 10, 2015
DNR, Red Lake Nation renew fishery agreement
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, Red Lake Nation and Bureau of Indian Affairs signed a new five-year memorandum of understanding (MOU) today that outlines continued cooperative management of the walleye population in the Upper and Lower Red lakes. “Red Lake Band...
January 10, 2015 - 7:30am
November 18, 2014
DNR tightens walleye limits on Red Lake
RED LAKE, Minn. - The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is implementing stricter regulations for the winter season walleye harvest on Upper Red Lake, a DNR release said Monday. Starting Dec. 1, anglers may only keep and/or possess three walleye. They must immediately release...
November 18, 2014 - 10:00am
October 23, 2014
Two Red Lake men sentenced in violent crime cases
RED LAKE -- Two Red Lake were sentenced Wednesday in federal court in Duluth to seven years in prison for unrelated offenses that occurred last year on the Red Lake Indian Reservation. Fernando Luis May-Gil-Garcia, 29, was convicted of assault resulting in serious bodily injury....
October 23, 2014 - 8:13pm
October 21, 2014
Reserve Indians cruise past Red Lake in playoff win
The No. 1 Mahnomen Indians gave their starters a break and the reserve units carried the load in a 39-6 victory over No. 8 Red Lake Tuesday in...
October 21, 2014 - 10:14pm