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Driver sentenced for hit-and-run that killed northwest Minn. girl near Lake Mille Lacs
Driver sentenced for hit-and-run that killed Lake Park girl near Lake Mille Lacs
Frazee FFA team to compete at State
Crime & accidents around Becker County
Jaguars end Mahnomen-Waubun's season in consolation semis
Activities commitment celebration Monday, March 26
Top-seeded Crusaders blow out Mahnomen-Waubun in Class A quarters
Brooklyn Center hands Breckenridge first-round loss
Prep boys basketball: Triple the heartbreak for Esko
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
After historic college basketball upset, Little Caesar’s announces free pizza giveaway to everyone in America
Nice growing, Jack: Jack Chivers Realty relocating to downtown DL, into the mall
Farmers concerned about trade war with China
Twin Cities airport is best in its size
State Commerce Dept. website now multilingual
Music, dancing and more coming to lakes area this month
Ken’s FM fundraiser aims to bring station back to full power
What's ahead for the region's arts scene in the coming weeks?
Dishing up a tasty homemade meal, for a good cause: DL Breakfast Rotary's March 13 meatball dinner to benefit local food pantry
Spring is here -- and your local library is ready to celebrate
Elverna Elizabeth (Lembke) Nelson
William "Willy" Weber
Catherine S. Doll
More immigrants would give huge boost to US economy
Letter:Credit unions are very different from banks
Letter: Why aren't we fighting back against Russia?
Sixty pills prescribed--only four were needed
It's time to return a big favor to the Boys and Girls Club
Sometimes memories are more important than fish
Are Ivory-billed woodpeckers back from the dead?
Jumbo perch are popping up
Brad Laabs column: The panfish are biting, and the tullibee chase is on
Maple syrup-making at Minnesota state parks
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
For the love of the homeless: DL native Luke Pechmann poses for animal adoption pin-up calendar
Welcome to the dark side: Local museum's first 'After Dark' event brings sold-out crowds
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
Polar Fest ends with a bang – and a splash
Severe Weather Announcements (6)
November 17, 2017
Baguettes beget baguettes: DL's travel columnist makes a stop in Paris, the city of love...and bread
When I got the chance to go on Eurotour with the other Rotary exchange students in Denmark, we had all looked forward to Italy, but there was...
November 17, 2017 - 11:00am
March 11, 2017
Reaching out: Local residents travel to Mexico to spread love, faith
Although many see travel as a glamorous, exciting adventure, travel can also be inspiring, heartbreaking and enlightening. In February, nine...
March 11, 2017 - 10:00am
February 24, 2017
Getting to know Norway: Local pastor leads overseas trip
Ønsker du å reise til Norge? You may not know what that means (yet), but your ancestors may have. According to Ruth Hetland, who is the pastor...
February 24, 2017 - 10:00am
November 9, 2016
'I just want to see the world'; Detroit Lakes man on a mission to travel before retirement, not after
"Most people wait to travel until they are retired, but some people don't make it until that time," says Joey Nielson, a 20-year resident of...
November 9, 2016 - 8:35am
October 31, 2016
Birds of the Rocky Mountains
Since 2006, four of us, sometimes three of us, embark on our annual late-October trip to the Colorado Rockies. We hunt mule deer and elk, yet the stories we bring back to camp and the memories we tuck away in our minds, our journals, and our photo albums, are often much less about...
October 31, 2016 - 8:58am
October 12, 2016
It 'pays to play' with Fire & Ice; DL woman wins trip of her dreams from charity event
At last year's Fire and Ice event designed to raise money for the St. Mary's Foundation, Diane Hughes found herself walking away a very lucky...
October 12, 2016 - 10:07am
August 16, 2016
It was a ‘trip of a lifetime.' Area couples enjoy the scenery, food, and fun in Alaska
A "different world" became something the Ottos and Zurns fell in love with. Joyce and Ken Otto from Mahnomen, and Carol and Damian Zurn from...
August 16, 2016 - 2:17pm
May 21, 2010
Historical steamer cruise
"You can't move forward until you can look back," says Becker County Historical Society Museum Curator Carrie Johnston. To know why things exist, why they're shaped the way they are today and where they came from is important, she adds. The Becker and Otter Tail County areas are...
May 21, 2010 - 4:16pm
January 17, 2009
Area residents flocking to see president-elect Obama's inauguration
MOORHEAD - Sarah Crawford's 3,000-mile van ride to Washington began with bake sales and a burger cookout - fundraisers so she and 17 fellow...
January 17, 2009 - 12:00am
May 20, 2008
Pals keep paddling -- epic canoe trip to Hudson Bay
Sean Bloomfield and Colton Witte are trying to make history by moonlight. If the stars align for the friends from Chaska, Minn., they said they could complete their epic canoe trip to Hudson Bay in 50 days - a little more than half the time it took famed journalist Eric Sevareid...
May 20, 2008 - 12:00am
April 16, 2008
Student says teacher ruined her band trip
After a senior student missed out on her band trip to Florida, one teacher now has a complaint filed against him or her and the family is asking for reimbursement from the Frazee-Vergas School District. Because of data privacy issues, the teacher isn't being named. Debra Renollet...
April 16, 2008 - 12:00am