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Anti-Islam presentation draws protesters inside and outside MN church
Concordia to allow 'of age' students to drink 'limited quantities' of alcohol on campus
Lawn mower partially severs leg of 4-year-old Vergas boy
Lake Park man wins $20,000 playing lottery game
Cancer awareness, knowledge is prevention
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XC: Laker boys third, girls fifth at Hermes Invite
Lakers down Prowlers in five-set thriller
DL Youth Hockey fundraiser banquet Oct. 14
Middle schoolers revive Chess Club
HALL OF HONOR: 2006 girls golf first-ever state champions
Mn State colleges, universities waive application fees in October
The beauty of God's Grace
'We have so much to celebrate'; At 99 years old, First Lutheran gets a facelift
There's a new pastor in town
Finding God all over this socialist, nonreligious country
Friends & Neighbors
Green awarded by small-business group
Essentia Health Welcomes Licensed Psychologist in Detroit Lakes
Shaping up your business: Biz boot camp set for Oct. 17
Renting a car
BD’s Gas and Grub under new ownership
Maplewood to host Leaf Days this weekend
MN singer-songwriter to give Saturday concert at Holmes
It's time to put a stop to bullying
Grand opening celebration for The Barn in NYM set Oct. 1
Tamarac Fall Festival set for Oct. 1; waterfowl themes abound
Marion E. Olson
Duane L. Erickson
DeAnn K. Helliksen
Jerome F. "Jody" Muench
William V. "Bill" Vipond
Student Republican assaulted prior to debate because she was wearing pro-Trump clothing
Jacob can now rest, parents should not
Thank you for a successful rotary blood screening
Big garbage, big economy
Stop the lies against Eken
A couple of shotgun experts find out what they've been missing in mourning dove hunting
Waterfowl hunting season now open in Minnesota
National tourney shows amazing bass catch in Minnesota
Rarely seen, the tough, wily fisher lives among us
Pheasant numbers up 29 percent over last year
Puppies saved from high-kill Texas shelter look for DL homes
A surprising celebration: DL's LuAnn Porter honored for 25 years with United Way
Three years and counting: DL family opens up about adoption struggles
Fired up for hunting season; Local Sportsman’s Clubs have their sights set on you
Pine to Palm
Boys second, girls sixth at opening XC meet
Aaron Johnson notches first individual victory of the season.
August 30, 2016 - 10:51am
May 18, 2016
Bear attacks Minnesota woman on her deck
SEBEKA, Minn. – A 59-year-old Sebeka woman is recovering after being attacked by a bear on the deck of her home northeast of Sebeka in Wadena...
May 18, 2016 - 8:29am
November 30, 2015
Basketball: Menahga, Sebeka send Hornet boys to 0-2 start
Frazee fell to Menahga 52-33 in the Hornets’ boys basketball home opener despite a double-double from junior forward Jon Hoffmann. Hoffmann scored 10 points and nabbed 10 rebounds. “Jon played a very good overall game,” Frazee head coach Brian Tangen said. Parker Nudell added...
November 30, 2015 - 12:00pm
October 19, 2015
8AA Football: Frazee falls at United North Central 24-8
Frazee was unable to pull a second upset off in Sebeka as the Hornets season came to an end Saturday in a 24-8 loss to United North Central in the Section 8AA semifinals. "UNC played a good game,” head coach Jim Jacobson said. “We started a little nervous but got better as...
October 19, 2015 - 11:23am
May 28, 2015
Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale ends Raider baseball season
Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale ended the baseball season for the Lake Park-Audubon baseball team in the Section 6A playoffs Tuesday in Verndale by a score of 5-2. The game also marked the end of head coach Sean Degerstrom’s coaching career with the Raiders as he has accepted a position...
May 28, 2015 - 10:49am
April 30, 2015
Frazee boys first, girls second at Sebeka track Invite
The Frazee boys track team picked up another victory winning at Tuesday's Sebeka Invitational by 17 points. The Frazee girls were runners-up to Pillager scoring 117 points to the Huskies’ 142. The boys team defeated Pine River-Backus by 17 points with victories in five events. Roger...
April 30, 2015 - 3:29pm
December 10, 2014
Hot shooting Trojans defeat Frazee
The Sebeka Trojans hit 10 three-pointers to send Frazee to its second straight defeat 61-52 in non-conference boys basketball Tuesday night in...
December 10, 2014 - 9:02pm
March 11, 2014
Sebeka police chief cited for DWI retires; part-time officer named interim chief
At a special meeting Monday, Sebeka City Council members unanimously accepted the retirement of the town’s police chief, who was recently cited for driving while intoxicated, and appointed a part-time officer as interim chief. Eric Swenson, 48, had been a Sebeka police officer...
March 11, 2014 - 8:21am
March 7, 2014
Sebeka police chief cited for DWI plans to retire
SEBEKA, Minn. -- Recently cited for driving while intoxicated, Sebeka’s police chief has decided to retire. Eric Swenson, 48, has been a police officer for nearly 30 years and the Sebeka chief since 2007. Council members will address his retirement notice during a special meeting...
March 7, 2014 - 8:20am
March 6, 2014
Sebeka council calls meeting to discuss police chief accused of DWI
SEBEKA, Minn. - The Sebeka City Council will hold a closed meeting at 6 p.m. Monday to discuss the city’s police chief, who was cited last week on a charge of driving while intoxicated. A New York Mills police officer stopped Eric Swenson, 48, just outside city limits about 11...
March 6, 2014 - 9:56am
March 4, 2014
Sebeka police chief accused of DWI
SEBEKA, Minn. -- Sebeka police chief Eric Swenson is awaiting a court appearance after being arrested on suspicion of drunken driving. In his latest brush with the law, Swenson was pulled over about 11 p.m. Feb. 26, New York Mills police officer Bruce Wangsness said Monday. The...
March 4, 2014 - 8:07am
August 23, 2013
Both tell their side: Details emerge in Sebeka police chief domestic assault case
FERGUS FALLS — Details have emerged in the criminal case against Sebeka Police Chief Eric Swenson, who is accused of assaulting his girlfriend this summer. In a formal complaint submitted Aug. 15 to the Seventh District Court by the Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office, Swenson...
August 23, 2013 - 3:53pm
July 17, 2013
Sebeka police chief suspended after domestic assault citation
SEBEKA, Minn. – Sebeka Police Chief Eric Swenson has been suspended with pay by the city following a domestic assault citation, which may violate Swenson’s probation for a prior misdemeanor charge of disorderly conduct. Deputy Mayor Lowell Stewart said Swenson was suspended...
July 17, 2013 - 9:00am
May 15, 2013
Evacuated Menahga nursing home residents return home after spending night in Sebeka school
SEBEKA, MINN. – Sebeka School Board members were meeting Tuesday night when the phone in the district offices started ringing. Superintendent Dave Fjeldheim said the call was from officials battling a wildfire near Menahga. They wanted to know if residents of the Green Pine Acres...
May 15, 2013 - 11:29am
May 5, 2013
Sebeka man seriously injured in Friday afternoon crash
A Sebeka man is listed in serious condition after his vehicle was broadsided by another car Friday afternoon on Highway 71 as he attempted to...
May 5, 2013 - 4:00pm