Skip to main content
Detroit Lakes Online
As April snow hits, driver killed in Otter Tail County crash
A platform that's close to the heart: 'Outstanding Teen' talks organ donation at driver's education classes
Shattered innocence: Becker County child abuse cases on the rise
Youth ATV Safety Training set for May 20
April is Child Abuse Prevention Month
Tags: Detroit Lakes
Roth earns all-tournament honors at Summit Championship
Norman County West in danger of losing fall and winter sports
Area kids place at state free throw competition
Smith Leads Huskers at Big Ten Championships
Little Lakers Boys Basketball summer camp registration
Luecks celebrating 50 years together
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Simons welcome twin daughters
'What Patients Say, What Doctors Hear': Listening is important--on both sides of the doctor's exam table
Answering the call: Lake Park family to become long-term missionaries in Africa
Friends & Neighbors
'It was time to pass the baton': Dean's Country Market in Perham, NY Mills sold to Central Market owners
MN gas prices down since last week
SJE-Rhombus receives chapter 2017 ESOP Company of the Year award
‘It was time to pass the baton’: Dean’s Country Market in Perham, NY Mills sold to Central Market owners
Midwest Workwear has new store manager
A night dressed in neon: Holmes Theatre's Motion fundraiser to feature Post Traumatic Funk Syndrome
It's Shakespeare... with an apocalyptic twist: Detroit Lakes High School's spring play views British history through a zombie-infested lens
Column: Mosquitoes sometimes more than just annoying: Insect's bite can transmit malaria, which is fatal if left untreated
Associate justice and former Vikings great Alan Page speaking April 24 in Fergus Falls
New artist exhibit opens this week at DL's Trinity Lutheran Church
Mathew R. Veronen
Richard M. Gordon
Paula Quam column: A humble hello, a heavy-hearted goodbye
Letter: War with North Korea would be a big mistake
Other Opinions: It's working, don't give up on effort to clean up Great Lakes
Letter: Doctors are on your side, elected officials should be, too
Earth Day--by the numbers
Column: Whistling past the graveyard--wood ducks make big comeback
Brad Laabs column: Enjoy hunting panfish until 'fishing opener' May 12
Brad Laabs column: Ice is gone, get ready to launch your boat
Outdoors column: Wild turkeys are a Minnesota success story
Blane Klemek column: Little bird that could: the northern saw-whet owl
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
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'
Pine to Palm
Severe Weather Announcements (3)
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
October 17, 2014
Red Lake woman sentenced for stabbing man to death
RED LAKE, Minn. - A Red Lake woman has been sentenced to six years in federal prison for stabbing a man to death in 2013. Alison Ann Brown, 26, was convicted Oct. 8 in U.S. District Court on a manslaughter charge, a release from the U.S. Attorney's Office said. Brown was sentenced...
October 17, 2014 - 8:28am
September 7, 2014
Football: Mahnomen holds Red Lake to negative offensive yards in 54-0 thrashing
MAHNOMEN — The Indians (2-0) won their 30th straight game in a 54-0 whitewashing of Red Lake (0-2) in Mahnomen’s home-opener Friday night. Mahnomen scored from everywhere on the field, including touchdowns of 60 or more yards three times. The defense did the nearly impossible...
September 7, 2014 - 9:25am
September 3, 2014
Beltrami County, Red Lake partner to address foster care home shortage
Children throughout the Bemidji area are anxiously awaiting the first day of school. “What will I wear?” and “Will I make new friends?” are among the questions they may ask themselves. But for others, those questions will be “Where will I live?” and “Who will take care...
September 3, 2014 - 11:00am
August 21, 2014
Border Patrol agents rescue 2 adults and 2 children on Lower Red Lake
Four people, including two children, were rescued during a night-time search Wednesday on Lower Red Lake in northern Minnesota. Using night vision goggles and an OAM AS350 helicopter, agents from U.S. Customs and Border Protection Office of Air and Marine responded to a call from...
August 21, 2014 - 10:02am
June 23, 2014
Seven in custody after standoff at Red Lake
REDBY, Minn. -- Seven people are in custody after a nearly 10-hour standoff that began with reports of gunfire Friday on the Red Lake Indian...
June 23, 2014 - 9:04am