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Two local piano students earn MMTA Challenge trophies
Enbridge reaches $172M settlement for oil spills in Michigan and Illinois
Ogema man charged with assaulting his mother
Man charged with four felonies in domestic assault case in DL
Woman, 39, and 13-year-old boy die when trees fall in storm in Boundary Waters
Upset-minded Perham sends DL to Sub-state 14 elimination bracket
Former Minnesota Vikings coach Dennis Green dies
Post 15 moves on to Sub-state quarterfinals
Cooper ends Smith’s run at U.S. Juniors
Andy Lia given key to the city, July 20, 2016 proclaimed Andy Lia Day in Detroit Lakes
Birthday wish granted, DL travel agent takes dream vacation
Air travel legislation is ‘an amazing win for consumers’
Fun with fresh fish
Social Security benefits not prorated; start month after turning 62
Vergas family reunited with dog after four-month absence
Friends & Neighbors
Former patrons buy Bleachers
Before you invest with a robo advisor...
Fremstad lawyer named ‘Rising Star’
Bell State Bank rated five-star bank
BBB warns of loan forgiveness offer
Frazee Turkey Days set for July 29-31
Celebrate reading achievements with an ‘Olympian’ event
‘Annie Get Your Gun’ opens July 28
Detroit Mt. to host first ‘bike-in movie theater’
Erasure Poetry Workshop set July 29 in New York Mills
Timothy J. Karsnia
Dean W. Sanders
David Lomen Stenseth
Sheryl "Sheri" Knowles
Marlin M. Ziegler
Running with the fools
Woman born of native-white parents wonders how DL can close cultural gap
Get serious on special session
A tale of 2 Independence Days
Letter: It’s great to see the tram operating again, with a sharp eye out for weeds
DNR advice for handling damaged trees
Time to get over trauma, learn to cast
Birds vary wildly in how, where they build nests
Northwest MN Fishing Report
How has the past affected today's outdoors heritage?
Becker County Fair Premium List
Celebrating Solstice at Richwood Winery
June Summer Scene
Biking becoming bigger with area trails
Get out and golf
August 7, 2015
Vergas man accused of helping underage teen run away from home
Wyatt Robert Nelson, 20, of 29319 415th St., Vergas, has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony deprive parental rights, cause child to be a runaway. According to court records, on July 3 White Earth tribal police responded to a residence in Becker County on a...
August 7, 2015 - 5:40am
August 5, 2015
Jailhouse phone calls means more charges filed on Vergas man
Eli Samuel Anderson, 30, of 46187 Lands End Road, Vergas, has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony domestic abuse - violating an order for protection. According to court records, earlier this month he was in the Becker County Jail on domestic assault charges. An...
August 5, 2015 - 11:30am
August 1, 2015
Kids sought for Vergas junior pageant Aug. 13
Young tikes between the ages of 4 and 7 are being sought to compete for the title of Vergas Jr. Royalty. Your child must be 4 years old, and have not reached their 8th birthday by Sept. 1st. The Jr. Royalty Program will be held in conjunction with the Miss Vergas/Princess Altona...
August 1, 2015 - 5:30am
July 2, 2015
Detroit Lakes shuts out Vergas
Brock Johnson was in command Wednesday evening throwing a two-hit shutout as Detroit Lakes pounded the Vergas Loons 10-0 in amateur baseball...
July 2, 2015 - 9:35am
June 28, 2015
Vergas man charged for assaulting brother
Ronald Edward Reynolds Jr., 25, of 46673 County Road 35, Vergas, has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony domestic assault by strangulation. According to court records, in the early morning hours of May 23, Detroit Lakes police were called to a residence on...
June 28, 2015 - 5:20am
June 11 concert set to support Vergas Trail
The City of Vergas Trail Committee and Vergas State Bank will co-host a benefit concert at the Vergas Event Center on Thursday, June 11, to highlight...
May 28, 2015 - 5:35am
April 25, 2015
Vergas man sentenced for choking, assaulting girlfriend
Erik James Erks, 19, of 31329 430th St., Vergas, has been sentenced in Becker County District Court on a felony charge of domestic assault, strangulation. A felony charge of terroristic threats and two misdemeanor domestic assault charges were dropped in a plea agreement. According...
April 25, 2015 - 5:50am
Vergas maple syrup fest is April 11
Get ready for that sweet, sweet taste of maple syrup. Pancakes, milkshakes and more will be getting an extra sweet pairing next month when...
March 25, 2015 - 11:20am
March 8, 2015
Vergas classical pianist Rebecca Davis appointed to Minnesota State Arts Board
She may have grown up in Philadelphia, Pa., but classical pianist Rebecca Davis has found that life in the “big city” really isn’t for...
March 8, 2015 - 5:30am
February 13, 2015
Enchanting Du Jour fundraiser to help Vergas Center
What better way to raise funds for the enhancement of the Vergas Event Center than to throw a party with great food, spirits, entertainment, and interesting decor. The Third Annual Enchanting Du Jour will be held on Saturday, Feb. 28, in the center. The evening to benefit the...
February 13, 2015 - 5:35am
January 7, 2015
Vergas student takes trip to icy Antarctica
You may be dreading every step you take outside this week with the bitter cold. One local teen is in one of the coldest places on earth and loving...
January 7, 2015 - 11:30am
November 20, 2014
Trophy of a lifetime
Though the Boone & Crocket-scored 185-point buck that 16-year-old Malcolm Bradbury bagged with one shot on the afternoon of Nov. 10 may not...
November 20, 2014 - 8:47am
August 3, 2014
Vergas author at book-signing
It’s been 14 years since Vergas-area resident Ernest Schanilec published his first book, “Blue Darkness.” “It’s now in its third...
August 3, 2014 - 12:30pm
April 16, 2014
Lutheran church hosting Spring Rally
The Ladies Women’s Missionary League (LWML) Detroit Lakes Zone is having their Spring Rally on Friday, April 25, at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Rural Vergas (Loon Lake). The Rally is from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Theme of the day is “God Alone is Our Rock.” Rev. Aufdenkamp...
April 16, 2014 - 5:00pm
April 15, 2014
This year’s festival in Vergas even included maple syrup milkshakes
With several new twists, along with the old classic events, the Vergas Maple Syrup Festival, held over the weekend, was a celebration of the...
April 15, 2014 - 12:25pm