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DL council approves West Lake Drive plan: Public hearing on proposed plan lasts over two hours
Lakes Shipping LLC replaces Goin' Postal
Vehicle theft leads to charges
Parents file complaint against Minn. school over son's suicide
DL man gets 33 months for burglary
Jacks sweep Laker baseball
Lacasa, Hanninen vying for state doubles berth
Blomseth, Herzog up for Mr., Ms. Minnesota Golf awards
Lakers, Herzog dominate only home meet of the season
Kirchner blanks Flyers in 8AAA opener
Minnesota artist provides artwork for new state license plate honoring fallen officers
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
friends & neighbors
Spicer Castle to close
'A pretty powerful thing': Sanford rolling out new genetic test in primary care clinics
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
Get those motors running: Eagles' 3rd annual 'Leather Up for Lupus' charity ride is Saturday
Summer melodrama rises from the ashes - fourth season will be in new venue
In 'Tomorrow,' it's a dog's life... literally
Locals who love jazz: F-M Kicks explore big-band sound in spring concert
'The Wild Inside' will make you howl
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Donald & Kathleen (King) Coder
Evie Svare and Fran Nelson
Betty Jean Wilson
Darla Kay Soholt
Donald L. Askelson
Over a million died protecting our freedom
Going solo on Iran nuclear agreement
Opinion: Buffer tax credit is both sensible and deserved
Rescissions bill is a smokescreen
Approve funding for Minnesota facilities
Fishing runs hot and cold for Lake of the Woods Opener crew
A busy opener in the lakes area
Turkey decoys attract surprise visitors
The nighttime sounds of frogs and toads
Be kind and help out at lake accesses
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
August 30, 2016
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.
August 23, 2013 - 3:53pm
July 17, 2013
Sebeka police chief suspended after domestic assault citation
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.
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