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International Eagles Auxiliary President visits Detroit Lakes
DL man allegedly caught on video setting his rental house on fire
Charges filed in old robbery, arson cases in Becker County
Cities honor Marquart, Eken with distinction award
Longtime DL Housing Authority Executive Director hangs it up
Laker tennis gains experience at opening invite
Sophomore QB Studsrud gets UND starting nod
DL near top 10 in first football poll
Wimmer takes over DL volleyball program
412 BMX results
Audubon native becomes Holmes Theatre's new marketing director
It's a boy!
DL's Herman receives MSUM scholarship
If earnings are over SSA benefit limit, update your estimate online ASAP
Friends & Neighbors
Lakeland Hospice Bike Ride stays strong
M State wins award for welding trailer
He built it, they came: Dion’s Dangerzone expands into new gym
EnVision Salon opens in Detroit Lakes
Getting your home ready to sell
John Kay, Steppenwolf coming to Shooting Star this Friday
Smart students use their local library
Deuces Wild at Fargo Theatre
'Bible Bingo' to be presented at Walker's Minnesota Folklore Theatre
Travel the Silk Road at Minnesota Renaissance Festival this weekend
Don and Jean Bauer
Other Opinions: Don’t saddle next president with UND nickname issue
Other Opinions: Standing up for rural postal delivery
Other Opinions: Keep rural homes safe, efficient with USDA programs
Other Opinions: MN teens No. 1 on ACT but gaps persist
‘Trump Wall’ will also keep us in, not just others out
Recording of natural history can often lead to ‘discoveries’
Cool weather may mean early fall, transition period
Deer lottery application deadline is Sept. 10
You’ll never forget the first time you see a ruddy duck
Info meetings set for DNR’s northern pike proposal
Local artist creates one-of-a-kind public art sculpture for DL Library
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
August 28, 2015
Happenings for this week
Happenings is free, and submissions are run on a first-come, first-serve basis and as space allows. Happenings entries that include date, time and place, as well as a contact person’s name and telephone number, of an event can be e-mailed to Pippi Mayfield at firstname.lastname@example.org. Sunday,...
August 28, 2015 - 3:30pm
August 24, 2015
Woman charged with drugs in BC
Michelle Danielle Faifer, 18, of 3628 Dunne Springs Road, Labadie, Mo., has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony fifth-degree controlled substance crime. According to court records, on Aug. 7 a trooper stopped her car for having a large spider web crack in the...
August 24, 2015 - 5:00am
August 23, 2015
Political leadership is in her blood
Being politically active is something that comes naturally to Williston, N.D., native Terry Kalil. “My grandpa was a community leader, and...
August 23, 2015 - 5:50am
DEBWE to host wild rice camp on reservation
Anybody of any race who wants to learn the history, culture and technique behind the traditional Ojibwe wild rice harvest is welcome to attend a wild rice camp this week on the White Earth Reservation. The rice is collected using canoes and lightweight wooden knocking sticks, then...
August 23, 2015 - 5:40am
DNR seeks muskie lake: Why 3 Otter Tail lakes are in the running
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, Fisheries Section, is considering implementing a muskie management program in Loon Lake, Lake Lizzie or Franklin Lake in Otter Tail County. Here is a list of commonly asked questions regarding muskie management, answered by the DNR. Q:...
August 23, 2015 - 5:30am
Happenings is free, and submissions are run on a first-come, first-serve basis and as space allows. Happenings entries that include date, time and place, as well as a contact person’s name and telephone number, of an event can be e-mailed to Pippi Mayfield at email@example.com....
August 23, 2015 - 5:25am
August 22, 2015
Perham photo essay contest winners are chosen
With more entries in its second year, the judges of the Photo Essay competition produced by the History, Arts and Cultural Association (HACA)...
entertainment / art
August 22, 2015 - 5:45am
LRAC to award over $67,000 in grants
The new grant year is under way at the Lake Region Arts Council, Fergus Falls. Over $67,000 will be awarded in art grants to individuals, arts organizations, public schools, colleges, universities, and nonprofit organizations to promote art projects and art access in the LRAC region....
entertainment / art
August 22, 2015 - 5:40am
August 20, 2015
Extra DWI patrols will start Friday
On a hot summer day, it’s easy to throw back a few drinks while enjoying the beach or fishing on the dock, and it’s easy to forget that driving home with a buzz is drunk driving. As summer winds down, the Becker County Sheriff’s Office will be turning up the heat on drunk...
August 20, 2015 - 5:50am
Puppet pageant, corn feed in NYM this Friday
The grand finale for the New York Mills Civic and Commerce Association’s annual Corn Feed this Friday, Aug. 21 will once again be a giant puppet...
entertainment / events
August 20, 2015 - 5:10am
August 19, 2015
Northwest MN Fishing Report
We went immediately from an extreme heat/humidity situation of last week in the Detroit Lakes area to a severe cold front this week. This dramatic swing has put the walleye and bass bite off. When the weather stabilizes, some the bite should come back on. Most walleyes are coming...
outdoors / Brad Laabs
August 19, 2015 - 3:23pm
Vergas gives kids free chance to act
Thanks to strategic planning in Vergas, area students are getting some acting lessons for free this summer. Prairie Fire Children’s Theatre is hosting “Cinderella” this week for children ages 6-18. Kids auditioned for parts Monday, are practicing the production all week and...
August 19, 2015 - 12:15pm
Otter Tail Lakes Country Fishing Report
Walleye anglers are finding fish shallow in 11 to 14 foot depths and also deeper in 20 to 30 foot depths. A lively leech on a rig with a 5 to 7 foot snell trolled at a half mile per hour has been producing fish, or try using a bottom bouncer with a 3 to 4 foot spinner, or a slow death...
August 19, 2015 - 11:19am
Happenings is free, and submissions are run on a first-come, first-serve basis and as space allows. Happenings entries that include date, time and place, as well as a contact person’s name and telephone number, of an event can be e-mailed to Pippi Mayfield at firstname.lastname@example.org. Wednesday,...
August 19, 2015 - 5:15am
August 17, 2015
Woman injured in crash on Highway 34 in Osage
A Menahga woman was injured after the pickup she was driving rear-ended a van on Highway 34 near Osage on Friday. Pamela Sabielny, 30, suffered non-life-threatening injuries in the crash, according to the State Patrol. She was transported to St. Joseph’s Hospital in Park Rapids. Three...
News / accidents
August 17, 2015 - 10:22am