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No smoking in public housing? New federal smoke-free rule affects Minnesotans
Man wielding knife is arrested in lobby of Becker County Human Services
MnDOT releases statewide freight system plan
Felony charge of violating a restraining order is dismissed
Fluctuating home values?: New software at Becker County Assessor’s Office could be responsible
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Trojans use scoring runs to spoil Hornet opener
Laker dance teams kick off season at home Saturday
Laker boys start season with big home stand and new coaching staff
Two-time defending champs heavy favorites in Class A
Panthers send Lakers to defeat in overtime
Establishing an early homestead in Becker County (Part 2 of 3)
Reacting the christian way
Lakes Area Prayer Wall
First Lutheran Foundation of Detroit Lakes
St. Luke's Episcopal Church has a new Little Free Library outside their doors
Friends & Neighbors
It's a farm-fresh family thing: Roasted, Baked in DL set to open
Gas prices up average of three cents in Minnesota
Practical money matters: Focus on credit factors, not credit scores
Tax delinquency list updated
ERA Northland has a new realtor
'World's best tribute to young Elvis' comes to Detroit Lakes Saturday
Area students participating in Concordia Christmas Concerts
Award-winning country artist Phil Vassar coming to Shooting Star Friday
Great American Think-Off solicits questions for anniversary debate
It's beginning to look a lot like...
Lorna M. Schons
Eugene (Gene) A. Nelson
Lorna M. Schons
Dwight E. Teiken
Welcome to Washington, Mr. President-Elect
Letter: Osage gun range story should have focused on neighbors
Editorial: Minnesota is second-most charitable state
What goes around comes around?
This DFLer hopes Trump is a pragmatist
It's December, bring on the ice fishing!
This is the time to go after trophy muskies
Wanted: More deer hunters in Minnesota
Now is the time to plan a Boundary Waters trip
Lot of activity as autumn turns towards winter
Wearing their hearts on their sleeves: Detroit Lakes siblings launch Arktikos clothing line to help polar bears
Duck for President! No, Farmer Brown!: Mock election, book reading, patriotic crafts and more at museum Saturday
Ben Affleck's 'The Accountant' Dominates with $24.7 Million
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
Pine to Palm
August 11, 2015
Thief River Falls man in serious condition following shooting
THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn. — After being shot twice in the chest, a Thief River Falls man was recovering in a Fargo hospital Monday, while prosecutors were still compiling charges against the alleged shooter. Ryan Houle, 28, was identified Monday as the man shot at about 2:40 a.m....
August 11, 2015 - 8:25am
July 7, 2015
Security guard who killed man in Twin Cities won’t be charged
MAPLEWOOD, Minn. -- Prosecutors will not press charges against a security guard who shot and killed a man after being attacked by a group outside the Stargate nightclub in Maplewood. The guard, an employee of JBM Patrol & Protection, acted within the law May 29 when he fatally...
July 7, 2015 - 1:28pm
June 26, 2015
Felton, Minn., man charged with accidentally shooting baby while cleaning gun
FELTON, Minn. -- A Felton, Minn., man is accused of shooting his 22-month-old daughter in the leg after handling his gun in dim lighting after...
June 26, 2015 - 8:47am
Texas man accused in shooting that injured 22-month-old girl
The Clay County Sheriff’s Office arrested a Texas man in Moorhead Tuesday evening in connection with the shooting of a 22-month-old girl in Felton on Friday. Fernando Rocha, 24, of Weslaco, Texas, was arrested at about 5 p.m. Tuesday in south Moorhead on a charge of felony child...
June 26, 2015 - 5:20am
June 23, 2015
Man charged in Minneapolis shootings of mother, toddler
MINNEAPOLIS — A Minneapolis gang member is charged with shooting a mother and child while firing at a rival’s SUV last week at a south Minneapolis park. The mother and 15-month-old child survived their wounds, but the child suffered permanent injuries to the intestine and bowels,...
June 23, 2015 - 8:56am
June 19, 2015
Police: Mother, daughter caught in crossfire in South Minneapolis
MINNEAPOLIS -- A woman and her 15-month-old daughter were injured Thursday afternoon in South Minneapolis when they were hit by gunfire intended for someone or something else, according to police. The shooting happened about 2:15 p.m. at the intersection of Park Avenue and Franklin...
June 19, 2015 - 9:13am
June 11, 2015
Crookston, Minn., man pleads guilty in officer shooting case
A Crookston man pleaded guilty to two attempted murder charges and six other charges Wednesday as part of a plea agreement. Michael Jon Perry,...
June 11, 2015 - 8:57am
June 4, 2015
Friesen leading DL trap team to state qualifier
Conference champion and senior Jona Friesen leads this season’s Detroit Lakes’ clay target team to state on a quest for his first state individual...
June 4, 2015 - 2:40pm
May 26, 2015
Airman identified as shooter in Grand Forks Wal-Mart
A 21-year-old airman has been identified as the shooter early this morning at the Wal-Mart Supercenter in south Grand Forks. Marcell Willis...
May 26, 2015 - 4:02pm
May 22, 2015
Black leaders decry ruling in fatal shooting by St. Paul police
ST. PAUL -- The St. Paul NAACP president said Thursday that he’s “deeply disappointed” a grand jury did not indict two police officers in the fatal shooting of Marcus Golden. But the head of the St. Paul police union said some in the community had rushed to judgment “with...
May 22, 2015 - 8:26am
May 15, 2015
Two dead in shooting at home near Walker, Minn.
The Cass County (Minn.) Sheriff's Office is investigating the death of two people at a residence on the shores of Leech Lake near Walker in northern Minnesota. The sheriff's office received a call at 7:18 p.m. Tuesday for medical assistance at a residence on the 8700 block of Midway...
May 15, 2015 - 8:48am
April 27, 2015
Minneapolis-St. Paul airport police shoot 'suspicious' person in parking ramp
ST. PAUL - Two people are hurt after a shooting at the Minneapolis-St. Paul Airport. The Hennepin County Sheriff's Office says around 9:30 p.m. Saturday, Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport Police responded to a report of suspicious people in the area of the Terminal 1 rental...
April 27, 2015 - 8:59am
April 22, 2015
Gunman called his mother during fatal standoff with St. Paul police
A 28-year-old man fatally shot by St. Paul police last month was on the phone with his mother during his standoff and said he feared officers would kill him, according to a 911 transcript. Police had been called to a report of an armed man in the area of White Bear and Wilson avenues...
April 22, 2015 - 4:16pm
February 26, 2015
Father-son shooting incident investigated Thursday in rural Perham
A Perham man suffered small cuts to his face, and his father is in jail, following a shooting incident in rural Perham on Wednesday. The Otter...
February 26, 2015 - 12:42pm
February 24, 2015
Drive-by shooting reported near Bagley
BEMIDJI -- The Clearwater County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a drive-by shooting Monday afternoon about 8 miles southwest of Bagley. At approximately 3:20 p.m. Monday, the sheriff’s office received a call of a possible drive-by shooting at mobile home on the 11000 block...
February 24, 2015 - 12:08pm