Skip to main content
Detroit Lakes Online
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
Hornet nine open with win at Crookston
UCB track teams fourth at Barnesville Booster
Sharp “best boxer” in Proctor
Herzog medalist, Laker girls win at The Meadows
Smith claims Top 20 Big Ten finish
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
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
November 15, 2012
State rests its case in trial of surgeon accused or drugging, raping wife
FARGO - The prosecution rested its case against Fargo doctor Jon Norberg this morning, calling as its last witness a nurse anesthetist who worked with the orthopedic surgeon who's on trial for allegedly drugging and sexually assaulting his wife. Assistant State's Attorney Reid Brady...
November 15, 2012 - 10:49am
August 5, 2011
Fairbanks murder trial complicated by arrest of star witness
CROOKSTON -- A longtime nurse and a college student were added to the jury Thursday in the murder trial of Thomas Fairbanks. That brings to...
August 5, 2011 - 11:19am
State appeals court reverses ruling, commits sex offender in Otter Tail County case
ST. PAUL - The Minnesota Court of Appeals has reversed a Clay County judge's ruling and found that a convicted sex offender is a sexually dangerous individual and civilly committed him. David Bryon Baker, who was in custody pending the appellate decision, pleaded guilty in 2001 in...
May 5, 2009 - 9:39pm
Trial set for man accused of killing Park Rapids woman in January 2008
PARK RAPIDS, Minn. - A Hubbard County district judge has set a Sept. 8 trial date for a Michigan man accused of killing a woman here in January...
May 5, 2009 - 9:34pm
March 2, 2009
Senate election trial judges reject city official's request for more money to testify
ST. PAUL - The U.S. Senate election trial judges rejected a Duluth city official's request for more money in return for his trial testimony. The three-judge panel this afternoon ruled that Duluth Clerk Jeff Cox is not entitled to reimbursement beyond what traditionally is given witnesses. Al...
March 2, 2009 - 3:27pm
February 26, 2009
More information about controversial ballots unfolds Thursday at Minnesota's Senate trial
ST. PAUL - There is more to the story of St. Louis County's controversial 300 ballots. Officials in the northeastern Minnesota county said today there is a legitimate explanation for at least some of the 300 ballots Norm Coleman's campaign has described as "illegal," and they are...
February 26, 2009 - 3:40pm
February 25, 2009
Senate trial digs into voter complexities
ST. PAUL - Kay Mack only talked about a handful of ballots, but her testimony Tuesday illustrated the complexity of a major issue in the U.S...
February 25, 2009 - 3:21pm
February 17, 2009
U.S. Senate election: Franken tours as trial continues
ST. PAUL - Al Franken's campaign called him "Sen.-elect Franken," and on Monday he acted like a senator. The Democrat acknowledged his status...
February 17, 2009 - 12:00am
February 5, 2009
North Dakota Supreme Court orders new trial in soliciting case
The North Dakota Supreme Court has ordered a retrial for a Grand Forks man found guilty in March 2008 of soliciting a 12-year-old girl. Cornell Scutchings was accused of making advances toward the girl on several occasions in March and April of 2007 in Grand Forks.
February 5, 2009 - 1:30pm
February 2, 2009
Senate trial begins Week 2
ST. PAUL - The U.S. Senate election contest bore into absentee voting policies today as the trial entered a second week. The Norm Coleman and...
February 2, 2009 - 12:00am
January 31, 2009
Senate candidates' trial approach differs
ST. PAUL - Norm Coleman has a job but sat in a courtroom watching judges decide whether he will get a different job. Al Franken's political fate is tied to the same courtroom proceeding, but he has kept his distance, vacationing and preparing for a job he does not have. Like their...
January 31, 2009 - 12:00am
Voters at center of Senate trial's early days
January 31, 2009 - 12:00am
January 28, 2009
Absentee ballots the focus of third day of Minnesota's Senate trial
ST. PAUL - Norm Coleman's attorneys bore into the details of individual absentee ballots on the third day of Minnesota's U.S.
January 28, 2009 - 12:00am
January 13, 2009
Franken request for election certificate rejected; trial judges for election contest named
ST. PAUL - Norm Coleman went to the state's high court and Al Franken may do the same. Franken's campaign hinted Monday it could go to the Minnesota Supreme Court to obtain an election certificate after a bipartisan pair of state officials refused to issue a signed certificate. A...
January 13, 2009 - 12:00am
December 17, 2008
Briard case goes to jury
The jury is still out on the Robert Briard case. Briard, 62, a well-known hog farmer in rural Frazee, is charged with first- and second-degree criminal sexual conduct. Attorneys made their closing arguments Tuesday afternoon and the case went to the 12-person jury, which deliberated...
December 17, 2008 - 12:00am