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Grain bin catches fire northwest of Lake Park
Update: Two people escape house fire in Detroit Lakes
Studies suggest legalizing marijuana could help opioid epidemic
Central Minnesota boy dies month after crash with semi-truck
Striking down barriers: Frazee's new Adaptive Bowling Team, Unified Phy Ed class get acceptance, friendship and inclusion on a roll
Hornet nine open with win at Crookston
UCB track teams fourth at Barnesville Booster
Sharp “best boxer” in Proctor
Herzog medalist, Laker girls win at The Meadows
Smith claims Top 20 Big Ten finish
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
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Parent company of Herberger's could be headed for liquidation
Detroit Lakes couple forced to spend extra $2,000 on flights home after being stranded in Mexico by Sun Country
Peterson: Work mandate for food stamps imperils next farm bill
Arvig to boost workforce by 160
Ketter joins Mid-Minnesota as DL branch manager
Special music event coming to DL library April 24
What's coming up for arts and entertainment around the region
What's new in arts and entertainment around the region
Crawling with creativity: Detroit Lakes' 2nd Annual Art Crawl set for April 19-21
Stories sought for new musical set in Otter Tail County
Evie Svare and Fran Nelson
Rose R. Duescher
Steven P. Leitheiser
The wolf is a Minnesota treasure
Family of slain child says multiple people called Otter Tail County social services
Letter: Help make these school projects community plans
Letter: Thumbs up to all you snowplow drivers
Letter: An alternative DL school building plan
Ice-out shaping up to be late: Brutally cold April will impact May fishing opener
Wild turkey a success story in Minnesota
Snowy start to steelhead season: Despite snowstorm, Brule River anglers turn out for opener
Now is the time to clean, repair your birdhouses
Let's bring back the fishing pier at Dunton Locks
Getting ahead of the curve: Cancer rehab in DL helps patients get back into life
'We'll strive to be fair': Two of Becker County’s top legal eagles talk about upcoming judgeships
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
Letter: Ice palace co-chairs thank the community
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
February 11, 2009
Report highlights elder living costs
February 11, 2009 - 6:00am
January 18, 2009
Report outlines adverse events at Minnesota hospitals in 2008
WILLMAR - A patient at Chippewa County-Montevideo Hospital died by suicide last year, a hospital team sat down and analyzed what happened and how corrective action could be taken to prevent it from happening again. The process "definitely" was helpful, said Mark Paulson, the hospital's...
January 18, 2009 - 12:00am
August 27, 2008
The following items were taken from reports at the Becker County Sheriff's Department and Detroit Lakes Police Department. Friday, Aug. 22 n At 12:29 a.m. a Frazee man reported a theft from the 500 block of West Ash Street. n At 1:26 p.m. the Detroit Country Club reported damage...
August 27, 2008 - 12:00am
August 22, 2008
Organic farming profitability detailed in new MDA report
ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota Department of Agriculture (MDA) has released a new report about the financial performance of organic operations in the state. The report, entitled 2007 Organic Farm Performance in Minnesota, contains data provided by 65 organic farmers enrolled in farm business...
August 22, 2008 - 12:00am
June 7, 2008
The following items were taken from reports at the Detroit Lakes Police Department and Becker County Sheriff's Department. Wednesday, June 4 -- At 10:45 a.m. a Ponsford woman reported the theft of her purse from her backyard. The brown leather purse with snakeskin sides contained...
June 7, 2008 - 12:00am
Bird report: Some bird species missing this summer
This is the Northwest Minnesota Birding Report for Thursday, June 5, sponsored by the Detroit Lakes Regional Chamber of Commerce. You may also hear this report by calling (218) 847-5743 or 1-800-433-1888. Migration is largely over with only the stragglers arriving now. Sounds in...
June 7, 2008 - 12:00am
June 1, 2008
Bird report: Rain, warm temps help trees, wildflowers
This is the Northwest Minnesota Birding Report for Thursday, May 29, sponsored by the Detroit Lakes Regional Chamber of Commerce. You may also hear this report by calling (218) 847-5743 or 1-800-433-1888. Leaves are struggling to expand and grow in the northwest, but rain received...
June 1, 2008 - 12:00am
May 31, 2008
The following items were taken from reports at the Detroit Lakes Police Department and Becker County Sheriff's Department. Friday , May 23 -- At 3:53 p.m. an Allegera sailboat being towed on a trailer by a J&K Marine employee came loose on the 1000 block of Willow Street. It...
May 31, 2008 - 12:00am
May 28, 2008
Bird report: Lack of insects causing problems for migrating birds
This is the Northwest Minnesota Birding Report for Thursday, May 23, sponsored by the Detroit Lakes Regional Chamber of Commerce. You may also hear this report by calling (218) 847-5743 or 1-800-433-1888. Spring is reluctantly arriving in the northwest this year, causing migration...
May 28, 2008 - 12:00am
May 17, 2008
Every day brings more birds
This is the Northwest Minnesota Birding Report for Thursday, May 15, sponsored by the Detroit Lakes Regional Chamber of Commerce. You may also hear this report by calling (218) 847-5743 or 1-800-433-1888. As weather warms up, the pent up migration is breaking loose, and every day...
May 17, 2008 - 12:00am
April 19, 2008
Dent woman charged with making fake police report
Prosecutors are charging a Dent woman with a misdemeanor of providing false information to law enforcement in connection with a fake report about being kidnapped earlier this month. Police found inconsistencies with the story Deborah Monson gave them on April 8 after she reported...
April 19, 2008 - 12:00am
April 16, 2008
The following items were taken from reports at the Detroit Lakes Police Department and Becker County Sheriff's Department: Friday, April 11 -- At 9:10 p.m. a resident at Park manor apartments reported a male in dark clothing was trying to get into vehicles in the parking lot....
April 16, 2008 - 12:00am
April 13, 2008
The following information was taken from reports at the Becker County Sheriff's Department and Detroit Lakes Police Department: Tuesday, April 8 -- At 6:11 a.m. an attempted break-in was reported at Country Kitchen restaurant. Wednesday, April 9 -- At 12:08 a.m. a man reported...
April 13, 2008 - 12:00am
March 30, 2008
Bird report: Although cold, birds still migrating back
This is the Northwest Minnesota Birding Report for Thursday, March 27, sponsored by the Detroit Lakes Regional Chamber of Commerce. You may also hear this report by calling (218) 847-5743 or 1-800-433-1888. Spring seems to have stalled over northwest Minnesota this week. Temperatures...
March 30, 2008 - 12:00am