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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
Smith claims Top 20 Big Ten finish
DL softball splits with Patriots
Laker baseball swept at Pequot Lakes
Blomseth medalist at Earlybird
Bison women end Denver's reign of conference golf titles
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
Delores D. Halverson
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
August 27, 2017
3 injured in two-vehicle crash in Detroit Lakes
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. - Three people were injured when a car rear-ended a minivan as the van tried to turn off Highway 59 into the Shady Hollow Flea Market on Sunday, Aug. 27, the Minnesota State Patrol reported. According to the report: Pamela Sue Linder, 62, Fergus Falls, was driving...
August 27, 2017 - 6:33pm
August 26, 2017
Classic '69 Mercury Cougar stolen, crashed after high-speed Minnesota chase
DETROIT LAKES, Minn.—Darcy Savig of Audubon got a shock to the system on Tuesday when he discovered his beloved 1969 Mercury Cougar had...
August 26, 2017 - 1:52pm
July 22, 2017
Menahga man dies in head-on crash
A 66-year-old Menahga man has died and another was flown from the scene with serious injuries following a two-vehicle crash Friday morning, July 21. The crash happened approximately 1 mile north of Menahga on U.S. Highway 71. The Minnesota State Patrol said Randall Lee Hinz died in...
July 22, 2017 - 6:13pm
Moorhead woman hurt in crash near Detroit Lakes
A Moorhead woman was injured when her car left the roadway on Highway 59 near Detroit Lakes on Friday. Terese Nadine Jacobs, 47, of Moorhead was transported to Essentia St. Mary's Hospital in Detroit Lakes with non-life-threatening injuries, according to the State Patrol. She was...
July 22, 2017 - 6:12pm
July 13, 2017
Callaway woman injured in Highway 59 crash
A Callaway woman was injured in a two-car crash Wednesday afternoon on Highway 59 in Callaway Township. Lavonne Ione Molacek, 61, was transported to Essentia Health St. Mary's for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries, according to the State Patrol. The driver of the other vehicle,...
July 13, 2017 - 11:17am
July 9, 2017
Trailer runs over child during parade in central Minnesota
FARGO -- A child is hospitalized at Sanford Children’s Hospital here after being run over by a trailer in a parade in central Minnesota’s...
July 9, 2017 - 10:25pm
June 29, 2017
Ask A Trooper: Use 'zipper merge' to reduce wait times
Question: Could you also explain the Zipper Merge for merging into construction zones in Minnesota? Also, I was told that the speeding fine in a construction zone had gone up recently. Zipper merge The Minnesota Department of Transportation urges motorists to use both lanes of traffic...
June 29, 2017 - 8:45am
April 4, 2017
Several injured in rear-end crash on Highway 59 Monday
An accident with injuries was reported Monday afternoon on Northbound Highway 59 at Becker County Road 18, Ogema. According to the State Patrol, a 2003 Chevrolet S truck was in the turn lane from northbound Highway 59 to turn westbound onto Becker County Road 18. A 2006 Buick Terraza...
April 4, 2017 - 11:30am
February 23, 2017
Ask A Trooper: Here's how to report a dangerous driver
Question: My husband was driving while I was a passenger and an elderly man ran a stop sign and cut in front of us. My husband honked his horn to alert the driver prior to him attempting to come into our lane. However, he did not appear to hear us. Fortunately, we were able to avoid...
February 23, 2017 - 12:00pm
February 17, 2017
Two hurt in crash on Highway 10 near DL Friday
Two men were injured in a collision Friday morning on Highway 10 near Detroit Lakes Mark Leroy Schiffner, 48 of Audubon and William Robert Esterby, 27, of Detroit Lakes both suffered non-life-threatening injuries, according to the State Patrol. Neither was transported to a hospital....
February 17, 2017 - 12:57pm
February 13, 2017
Mahnomen man injured in rollover on icy Highway 200
A Mahnomen man was injured when his car ran off an icy Highway 200 this morning. Jon Paul Weever, 42, of Mahnomen was transported to the Mahnomen hospital with minor, non-life-threatening injuries, according to the State Patrol. He was wearing a seatbelt and no alcohol was found in...
February 13, 2017 - 11:21am
Hawley teen injured in rollover on icy Highway 10
A Hawley teen was injured in a rollover crash Friday evening on an icy Highway 10. Connor Marcus Ness, 16, of Hawley, was transported to Sanford Health hospital in Fargo with non-life-threatening injuries, according to the State Patrol. He was wearing a seatbelt and no alcohol was...
February 13, 2017 - 10:14am
February 6, 2017
Both drivers die in head-on collision near Deer Creek Sunday; 2-year-old boy survives
The drivers of both vehicles were killed in a head-on collision Sunday afternoon near Deer Creek in Otter Tail County. The names were not released pending notification of relatives. According to the State Patrol, a 2001 Chevy Tracker, driven by a 63-year-old Parkers Prairie woman,...
February 6, 2017 - 11:51am
January 30, 2017
Chevy hits tribal squad car: Icy roads cause injury accidents over the weekend
A car that moved over to give room to a tribal squad car, making a traffic stop on an icy Highway 59, ended up losing control and hitting the squad car Saturday evening—one of two injury accidents that evening on highways in Mahnomen County. The 2014 White Earth Ford Explorer...
January 30, 2017 - 10:51am
The danger zones: Last year’s accidents along Highway 10 reveal
What do Beyoncé and the stretch of Highway 10 between Lake Park and Frazee have in common? They're both dangerously curvy. The stretch of highway...
January 30, 2017 - 8:35am