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AgweekTV: Sczepanski Farm Insolvency
Crash near Ice Cracking Lake kills two, injures two
DL man sentenced for animal cruelty
Murder suspect bludgeoned Otter Tail County mother, son with pipe wrench, charges say
Nielsen season best shot put in California
Foster's school record punctuates West Coast trip
No Mercy VIII May 19 in Mahnomen
Carrier places at NYWA State Wrestling
Laker softball splits at Bemidji to start season
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
Delores D. Halverson
Armand A. Mayoue
Benneth "Benny" Braseth
Lottie Ann Thomas
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
Divided loyalties--don't be quick to judge
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
December 14, 2012
Walking on thin ice: Snow doesn't mean safe ice
With the recent snowfall and cold weather, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is reminding everyone, the ice in many parts of...
December 14, 2012 - 2:25pm
December 5, 2012
Ask-a-Trooper: Is driving with high blood sugar a ticketable offense?
Question: Is there a certain safe level for blood sugar for a person that has diabetes? I know a high blood sugar level affects being able to drive safely. Is there a certain level where a ticket will be written if known by the State Patrol? Answer: First of all, I will mention...
December 5, 2012 - 10:43am
October 9, 2012
Increased seat belt patrols take to Minnesota roads
Extra Click It or Ticket seat belt patrols take to the roads Oct. 12-26 statewide in Minnesota. The State Patrol is among nearly 400 Minnesota agencies increasing patrols to encourage motorists to buckle up. Nationally, over 10,000 agencies will be participating as well. In the last...
October 9, 2012 - 3:52pm
July 4, 2012
Today is state's deadliest day on the road
The Fourth of July is state's deadliest day of the year on the road, according to the Minnesota Department of Public Safety (DPS) Office of Traffic Safety. In the last three years, Independence Day racked up 15 traffic deaths, topping May 22 (13), May 23 (11) and July 10 (11) for...
July 4, 2012 - 1:52pm
December 9, 2011
Give the gift of safety this holiday season
Parents who are planning to give their child a first hunting rifle, an all-terrain vehicle or a snowmobile as a gift this holiday season should also be sure to give them the second part of the gift -- a safety training program offered by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources...
December 9, 2011 - 8:58am
January 21, 2011
MnDOT reminds motorists to use safe driving skills
The Minnesota Department of Transportation reminds motorists to use safe driving skills at all times, especially during extreme winter weather and difficult road conditions. The northwest area of the state is currently under a wind chill advisory with temperatures dropping throughout...
January 21, 2011 - 2:08pm
September 10, 2010
5-year-old run over by lawn mower during recess at a Bemidji elementary
Aden Martin, a first-year student at J.W. Smith Elementary School, was reportedly run over by a lawn mower while playing outside during recess Thursday. Aden's mother, Sabrina Kaiser, said the 5-year-old has a tire track across his belly, which is swollen and bruised, but he otherwise...
September 10, 2010 - 9:33am
August 27, 2010
BNSF has safety on the fast track
Many Detroit Lakes residents rejoiced when Burlington Northern Santa Fe train horns stopped blowing a couple months ago and the city was officially named a Quiet Zone. But, train engineers aren't necessarily as happy about the new changes. "That's out of our hands. That's a...
August 27, 2010 - 3:14pm
August 26, 2010
Rail crashes take a toll
All too often, a collision with a train is a deadly one. And there is nothing the train engineer can do about it. But, with a little education,...
August 26, 2010 - 8:00am
June 23, 2010
Call before you dig
In the aftermath of Thursday's severe storms and tornadoes, communities are cleaning up fallen trees and other debris, a process that often involves digging by hand or the use of backhoes and other implements. The Minnesota Office of Pipeline Safety (MN OPS) warns that digging without...
June 23, 2010 - 11:57am
February 25, 2009
Teen-produced seat belt commercials wanted
Minnesota teens have a chance to win $1,000 by producing TV spots that deliver a "buckle up" message to their peers. The Buckle Up, Teens! TV Commercial Contest is sponsored by the Minnesota Department of Public Safety (DPS) and AAA. Minnesota students in grades 9-12 are eligible...
February 25, 2009 - 10:01am