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Striking down barriers: Frazee's new Adaptive Bowling Team, Unified Phy Ed class get acceptance, friendship and inclusion on a roll
Perham man hurt in Highway 10 crash near DL
U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson, D-Minn., ranks first in a study on bipartisan legislation
Crime & accidents around Becker County
Attorney General Sessions to visit Fargo for law enforcement announcement, discuss drug crisis
Sharp “best boxer” in Proctor
Herzog medalist, Laker girls win at The Meadows
Smith claims Top 20 Big Ten finish
DL softball splits with Patriots
Laker baseball swept at Pequot Lakes
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
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
Harriet E. Anderson
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
April 25, 2018
A volunteer's refuge: Tamarac National Wildlife Refuge recognizes the 'critical' impact of volunteers
Ken Mattson looks forward to counting the loons every summer. "It gets me out on the water," he says, and that's one of his favorite places to...
23 hours 9 min ago
November 6, 2017
Two caught burglarizing lake cabin
Two men are accused in Becker County District Court of burglarizing an isolated lake cabin. Reed Loring Swanson, 38, of rural Detroit Lakes is charged with felony second-degree burglary and felony third-degree burglary. Christopher Steven Harstad, 32, of Rochert is charged with felony...
November 6, 2017 - 3:30pm
August 3, 2017
Rochert man hurt in semi crash
A Rochert man was injured Monday afternoon when the semi he was driving crashed in Norman County. Timothy Mark Somerville, 54, was airlifted to Sanford Health hospital in Fargo with non-life-threatening injuries. According to the State Patrol, the 2015 Volvo semi was southbound on...
August 3, 2017 - 2:42pm
May 31, 2017
Area students named to M State president's list
Minnesota State Community and Technical College has named 670 students to its president's list for the 2017 spring semester. Area students named to the president's list are the following (listed alphabetically by hometown):
May 31, 2017 - 12:56pm
March 29, 2017
Lormis to attend UM-Morris this fall
Brittany Lormis, Rochert, who will graduate from Frazee-Vergas Public Schools this spring, has been accepted at and chosen to attend the University of Minnesota, Morris, starting in fall 2017. The University of Minnesota, Morris is one of the most respected public liberal arts colleges...
March 29, 2017 - 3:00pm
February 21, 2017
Following in their (paw) steps: Animal tracking workshop set Feb. 25 at Tamarac
When a person goes out for a morning hike, a snowshoe or ski trek, or a leisurely afternoon walk along the trails of Tamarac National Wildlife...
February 21, 2017 - 9:00am
April 7, 2016
Rochert man sentenced for DL burglary
Andrew Ernest Hukriede, 24, of 25522 Duffney Road, Rochert, has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony third-degree burglary. According to court records, on Oct. 14 he broke into Friesen’s, Inc. in Detroit Lakes, where he formerly worked, and stole a number of...
April 7, 2016 - 5:40am
June 12, 2015
Rochert man is sentenced
Mark Knute Knudsen, 30, of 25659 Korf Road, Rochert was sentenced to nearly eight years in prison on a drug charge. According to court records, he was one of several people who received a FedEx package of meth in a police sting operation in Detroit Lakes. The package from California...
June 12, 2015 - 5:35am
February 23, 2015
Rochert fire leaves family homeless
A rural Rochert family of six has been left homeless after fire destroyed their house Wednesday evening. Andy and Amy Nolan are sifting through...
February 23, 2015 - 11:35am
November 21, 2013
Rochert man injured in motorcycle crash on Wednesday
A Rochert man was taken to a Fargo hospital after suffering a head injury in a motorcycle crash Wednesday morning. According to the Becker County Sheriff’s Office, Phillip Clow, 30, was taken to Essentia St. Mary’s Hospital in Detroit Lakes, then transferred to Fargo. Clow...
November 21, 2013 - 4:42pm
July 31, 2013
Rochert man gets 9 years on meth charge
A Rochert man was sentenced to prison recently in Becker County District Court on a drug possession charge. Eric Ryan Bergstrom, 31, of 39909 County Road 126, Rochert, was ordered to serve 111 months (9¼ years) in prison, with credit for 323 days already served. He was also fined...
July 31, 2013 - 4:57pm
July 16, 2013
Area students on UMD dean’s list
The University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) has announced its Dean’s List for Spring Semester 2013. Detroit Lakes: Garret M, Duncan, sophomore, Labovitz School of Business & Economics, Pre-Business. Audubon: Marley J. McDunn, freshman, Education & Human Services, Psychology. Rochert:...
July 16, 2013 - 11:00pm
May 12, 2013
Woman gets probation for forgery
A Rochert woman was recently granted a stay of sentence adjudication in Becker County District Court with regard to a felony check forgery charge. Dawn Marie Mayo, 39, of 32874 County Highway 26, Rochert, must complete up to five years of supervised probation, 240 hours of community...
May 12, 2013 - 9:00am
September 19, 2012
This Week in Entertainment
Wednesday, Sept. 19 DANCE Northern Lights Ballroom Dance Club: 7 to 9 p.m., VFW, 308 Sheyenne St., Fargo. A 30-minute salsa dance lesson followed by open dancing, practice and pizza, all included with admission price of $5 for members, $10 for nonmembers; all ages welcome....
September 19, 2012 - 11:32am
August 31, 2012
Two men in court for meth possession
Two men, one from Rochert and one from Vergas, each made their first appearances Thursday in Becker County District Court on felony drug charges. Eric Ryan Bergstrom, 30, of 39909 County Road 126, Rochert, is facing one count of first-degree controlled substance crime-possession,...
August 31, 2012 - 1:45pm