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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
September 3, 2016
Man sentenced for trying to flee police officer
A Stanton, N.D. man has been sentenced for fleeing a police officer in a motor vehicle. Jordan Allen Duke, 24, was arrested May 8 after an officer clocked him going 58 miles per hour in a 40 mile an hour road construction zone on Highway 34.
September 3, 2016 - 5:00am
September 18, 2015
State gets tough on RV tax fraud
The Minnesota Department of Revenue reminds Minnesota residents that motor vehicles they purchase, including recreational vehicles, must be registered in Minnesota and are subject to the state’s 6.5 percent motor vehicle sales tax. This rule applies regardless of where the vehicle...
September 18, 2015 - 5:30am
May 1, 2015
Requirements for fire extinguishers vary with size of vehicle
Question: Hello, my question was referred to you by the State Fire Marshal’s office. I have a customer that has a fire extinguisher question. It is a school that just purchased a 10-passenger van and they are wondering what size fire extinguisher is required. Answer: This is...
May 1, 2015 - 5:40am
March 6, 2015
Car doors should be closed on road, regardless of load
The Question: I recently saw a vehicle going down the highway with one of the car doors left wide open; I believe it was the right rear door of this four-door vehicle. It appeared that the person in the vehicle was hauling something and unable to shut their car door. Whatever they...
March 6, 2015 - 5:35am
December 7, 2013
Minnesota woman killed in car-truck crash on icy highway
CLARA CITY, Minn. -- A woman was killed Thursday in west-central Minnesota in a head-on crash with a truck that had jack-knifed on an icy highway. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, Debra Griebel, 60, of Marshall, was killed in the crash, which was reported shortly before...
December 7, 2013 - 10:30am
September 3, 2013
University of Minnesota Duluth group on cutting edge in car safety
DULUTH -- When cars talk to each other, everyone on the road is safer. That’s the summation of University of Minnesota Duluth professor...
September 3, 2013 - 8:47am
August 13, 2013
Man dies in accident north of Mahnomen
MAHNOMEN -- A 65-year-old man was declared dead Monday after a single-vehicle accident was reported north of Mahnomen. According to a press release from the Mahnomen County Sheriff’s Office: David Janisch, of rural Mahnomen, was pronounced dead after he was found lying outside...
August 13, 2013 - 10:15am
July 2, 2013
Man killed in Perham area crash
An elderly man died of injuries following a vehicle accident on Highway 13 late last Tuesday afternoon, north of Perham near the Becker County line. The victim was Oren Hazelton, 88, a resident of Twin Cities suburb of Eagan. The Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office said Hazelton...
July 2, 2013 - 2:37pm
June 25, 2013
Hibbing man must serve year in jail for fatal crash
GRAND RAPIDS, Minn. - A Hibbing man convicted of striking and killing a man with his pickup truck will avoid prison time if he follows conditions of his probation. Lyle Elmer White, 71, was sentenced Monday to 57 months in prison Monday in Itasca County Court. The sentenced was...
June 25, 2013 - 8:11am
June 24, 2013
26-year-old Henning woman injured in Vining rollover
VINING, Minn. – A 26-year-old woman suffered life-threatening injuries Saturday afternoon in a rollover on Highway 50 here. According to the Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office, Tiffany Froslee of Henning was heading north on County Highway 40 when her pickup went off the road,...
June 24, 2013 - 8:07am
June 18, 2013
Rollover crash sends Lake Park man to hospital
A Lake Park man was taken to the Detroit Lakes hospital with serious injuries after being ejected in a rollover accident Sunday morning. Timothy Allen Schwindt, 27, of Lake Park suffered significant back injuries and was taken to the hospital by St. Mary’s Ambulance, according...
June 18, 2013 - 11:24am
June 11, 2013
17-year-old Moorhead boy gets 3.5 months in work camp for fatal crash
MOORHEAD – Jamie Olson spoke loud and clear over the weeping teenagers assembled in a Clay County courtroom Monday as she told the standing-room-...
June 11, 2013 - 8:36am
Minnesota woman dies when vehicle plunges into lake
JACKSON, Minn. -- A Lakefield woman apparently died after her vehicle plunged into the waters of a southern Minnesota lake. According to information released Monday, the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of a vehicle partially submerged in water at 6:55 p.m....
June 11, 2013 - 8:22am
June 6, 2013
22-year-old Grand Forks man dead, 1 injured in 2-vehicle accident
A two-vehicle accident in Grand Forks early Thursday left one man dead and another injured, police said. The accident happened shortly after midnight when a 1994 Acura driven by Alexander Gabrysh, 22, of Grand Forks and Mandan, N.D., collided with a 2000 Toyota Celica driven by...
June 6, 2013 - 12:02pm
May 28, 2013
17-year-old girl hurt in one-vehicle crash near Fosston
A 17-year-old girl was injured in a one-vehicle crash Saturday evening near Fosston, Minn. According to a spokesman for the Polk County Sheriff’s Office in Crookston, the girl was alone in the vehicle when the crash happened about six miles northeast of Fosston, which is about...
May 28, 2013 - 8:24am