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St. Louis suburb smolders after racially charged riots
Lawmaker says consultant should repay MNsure fee
Turkeys' frowns turned upside down for farmers
Body of missing Bagley man found
Federal agency investigates illegal moose shooting in Minnesota
Larsen's six-point night leads Lakers in rout
Lakers stun Nuggets in season-opening comeback
Preseason high school wrestling rankings
Boys Basketball: Frazee takes road opener at Menahga
Overtime game-winner sinks Lakers
Local resident earns title ‘U.S. Marine’
DL native serving with Navy’s ‘War Eagles’
10th Annual Holmes Art Show brings big crowds to Historic Holmes Theatre over weekend
Local experts weigh the dangers, benefits of self-diagnosis
Friends & Neighbors
Some national retailers promote decision to stay closed on Thanksgiving
Target hack a distant memory for most
MN gas prices take significant dip...again
‘How to save a life’ ad hits local theater
Arens promoted at Bell State Bank, Fargo
December is Universal Human Rights Month
Cher cancels tour, including Feb. 4 date in Fargo
A parade of trees: Lake Park to enhance traditional event
Jon Stewart dilutes ‘Rosewater’ for a rosier look at Iran
‘Las Flamencas’ show at NYM Saturday
Do your homework, then give
Opportunity for House GOP to be leaders for greater MN
Letter: Why was Highway 34-CR 29 intersection changed?
Don’t weasel out of reading this
Elections and open meeting law
Perham hunter bags rare Piebald deer
Fishing Lines: Innovations continue to change the fishing industry
North Words: Feathers provide birds with much more than the ability to fly
Resorters, anglers, allege DNR ignores ‘walleye heritage’
Minnesota deer harvest sees a big drop so far
St. Luke's youth have a heart for the homeless
Thousands of deer hunters hitting the woods this weekend
Holy Rosary holding 32nd annual pie sale
Women in Business
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November 17, 2014
Icy conditions result in 5 fatal crashes throughout Minnesota and numerous accidents on city streets
WILLMAR, Minn. -- The snow that hit the state last week led to a deadly weekend on snow-covered, icy Minnesota roads and numerous crashes on city streets and county roads. The Minnesota State Patrol reported Sunday that five people died in crashes over the weekend, including a...
November 17, 2014 - 8:56am
October 13, 2014
MnDOT to use new terms for winter road conditions
ST. PAUL — Travelers may have a better understanding of road conditions using the Minnesota Department of Transportation’s new winter road condition descriptions on the 511mn.org website and smartphone app. The old winter road descriptions were “good,” “fair,” “difficult”...
October 13, 2014 - 2:35pm
September 24, 2014
MN, ND drivers take the high road: States’ drivers ranked among the most polite in U.S.
Drivers in North Dakota and Minnesota are among the most courteous in the nation, a new national survey found. According to a survey by Insure.com, 2,000 motorists from throughout the United States and the District of Columbia determinedNorth Dakota drivers were the least rude...
September 24, 2014 - 3:00pm
September 10, 2014
I-94 rest stop closures begin this week
The Moorhead rest area and tourist information center on eastbound Interstate 94 will close intermittently during the next three weeks for a resurfacing and accessibility project. Crews began work on the project this Monday. When the project is complete in late September, motorists...
September 10, 2014 - 12:30pm
August 24, 2014
Hwy 34 lane closures
Motorists on Highway 34 east of Detroit Lakes will encounter lane closures and possible delays when work on a passing lane and intersection safety project begins Monday. Crews will construct an eastbound passing lane near Becker County Road 25 and make safety modifications to the...
news / Detroit Lakes
August 24, 2014 - 9:00am
August 17, 2014
New 4-way stop at Hwy 59 and 22
In the name of safety, motorists will be making an extra stop along Highway 59 South now. On Aug. 5, the Minnesota Department of Transportation installed a four-way stop sign at the intersection of Highway 59 and County Road 22, which leads to the Detroit Country Club and Shoreham. “We...
August 17, 2014 - 11:00am
August 9, 2014
Hwy. 59, 22, to have 4-way stop
Motorists traveling on Highway 59 between Detroit Lakes and Pelican Rapids will be required to stop at Becker County Road 22 beginning Tuesday, Aug. 12. The Minnesota Department of Transportation is converting the intersection from a two-way stop to a four-way stop to improve safety. Crews...
August 9, 2014 - 12:30pm
June 11, 2014
Willow Street closed at roundabout
Willow Street will close at Highway 59 in Detroit Lakes on today (Wednesday) as construction of a roundabout moves into the second phase. Highway 59 will continue to remain open with reduced speeds. Motorists on Willow Street will access Highway 59 through a detour on West Avenue...
news / Detroit Lakes
June 11, 2014 - 11:39am
June 10, 2014
Summer in Medora: Visitors will discover new attractions this season
The opening of this western North Dakota city’s famous musical this month kicked off a new summer tourist season. Besides the Medora Musical, which continues nightly through Sept. 6, more than 30 businesses and attractions reopened, staffed by hundreds of paid seasonal employees,...
June 10, 2014 - 12:26pm
June 6, 2014
MnDOT seeking input on state highway safety plan
The Minnesota Department of Transportation invites public comment on the draft Minnesota Strategic Highway Safety Plan, a comprehensive policy plan that provides insight and direction on how to reduce traffic-related crashes. The public comment period is open from June 9 until...
June 6, 2014 - 11:00am