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A 'Fly Night' in DL
Clarification on river study
True Islam: educating muslims and non-muslims to combat fear
Barack and Michelle Obama's' first date becomes feature film
Laker XC teams host Make the Lake run
Weiss shuts down Angels at state
Angels take on Lastrup in state Class C first round Saturday
DL 412 BMX Single Point Race Results Aug. 3rd
Park Rapids dancer trains with renowned Rockettes
Miss Wolf Lake Pageant is Aug. 26
Tasty summer slaw Recipe showcases fresh veggies, ND canola oil
Brenk on dean’s list at Bethel University
Friends & Neighbors
'Brew boys' bring new flavor
State gains 11,300 jobs in July
Bell Bank hires Amundson, promotes Erickson
Waubun Insurance Agency purchased
The Inn at Dunvilla opens
Man of 1,000 voices
Headwaters Center programming resumes Sept. 6 in Armory Square
Medora Musical ticket sales break 100,000
Down to the Nitty Gritty: McEuen talks Dirt Band, Music on the Mountain
Let your local library help you update your home
Thomas Raymond Savageau
Maurice F. "Maury" Gagnier
Barbara (Duncan) Erickson
Peter M. Koshowski
Monika A. Fredin
Read more, watch less TV: Follow these steps and become an informed voter
All MN students now taking ACTs
Columnist Rob Port has secret agenda--affiliated with the Koch brothers
The tale of my trip to Denmark, it's the 'perfect country for me'
Letter: Democrats are dead wrong on their energy platform
Electronics now a key part of fishing
Hundreds to attend Hiking Fest Aug. 27 at Itasca Park
This songbird has a killer attitude
Wolves are intelligent and social
'Coffee with the Council' set Saturday in DL
DL Jaycees fire up for 2nd annual Rib Fest
Wething celebrates 88 years
Theater for everyone
Pine to Palm
June 14, 2013
Vergas man gets prison time for shooting man
A Vergas man has been convicted and sentenced in Becker County District Court on a felony charge of second degree assault with a dangerous weapon. Jack Thomas Nelson, 19, of 29319 415th St., Vergas, was ordered to serve 36 months (three years) in prison, with credit for 191 days...
June 14, 2013 - 3:22pm
June 13, 2013
Vergas couple charged in horse deaths
Bill and Penny Fick, the owners of six horses found dead in rural Vergas in February, have each been charged with 21 counts of animal mistreatment in Otter Tail County District Court. After failing to appear at a court hearing May 6, a warrant was issued for their arrests, and...
June 13, 2013 - 8:15am
May 17, 2013
Church adding services in Vergas for the summer
Calvary Church of Perham is excited to announce the beginning of Summer Worship Services in Vergas beginning May 26. Services will be held on Sundays in the Vergas Event Center at 9 a.m. Pastor Dave Beety will officiate and Paul Heiser will provide music. Services will continue...
May 17, 2013 - 3:09pm
May 12, 2013
Man gets jail, fine on drug charge
A Vergas man was recently granted a stay of sentence adjudication in Becker County District Court with regard to a felony drug possession charge.Benjamin Philip Buckley, 29, of 49196 Leek Lake Drive, Vergas, must complete up to five years of supervised probation, 30 days in jail,...
May 12, 2013 - 7:00am
March 20, 2013
Vergas Maple Syrup Fest is April 6
One of the first rites of spring in the lakes area, the 13th annual Maple Syrup Fest is set for Saturday, April 6 in Vergas. Each year, the festival...
March 20, 2013 - 1:18pm
March 8, 2013
New program for the gifted very popular
Revisiting the silent movie era. Inventing the greatest, yet simplest, items to make life easier. Finding a piece of history that otherwise would...
March 8, 2013 - 4:13pm
January 2, 2013
Fire damages home in Otter Tail County
VERGAS, Minn. - No one was injured in a fire that damaged a home early Tuesday in Otter Tail County. The Vergas and Dent fire departments and Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office responded at 2:39 a.m. to a report of a fire in the wall of a house in the 32000 block of Mallard Drive. Vergas...
January 2, 2013 - 9:01am
November 28, 2012
Frazee goes shopping for a superintendent
The Frazee-Vergas School Board has started the search for a new superintendent to lead the district. A public meeting was held Tuesday evening, with the board discussing what they are looking for in a candidate, how to reach candidates and a timeline for hiring. The meeting was...
November 28, 2012 - 12:09pm
Vergas teen in court for shooting DL man
A Vergas teenager appeared Monday in Becker County District Court on a felony charge of second degree assault-dangerous weapon. Jack Thomas Nelson, 18, of 29319 415th St., Vergas, is accused of shooting a Detroit Lakes man during an altercation that took place in the early morning...
November 28, 2012 - 11:37am
November 14, 2012
Vergas to host new Redneck Holidazzle Parade
If you've got a working vehicle, whether propelled by gas motor or four-legged horsepower, and a few strings of holiday lights, then you're ready to sign up for Vergas's Redneck Holidazzle Parade! The holiday celebration is set to wind its way through downtown Vergas starting at...
November 14, 2012 - 11:42am
October 10, 2012
The Frazee-Vergas School District hosted the first of several referendum meetings Monday evening with only about half a dozen community members at the Vergas meeting. Superintendent Chuck Cheney presented the audience with numbers regarding the proposed referendum, addressed past...
October 10, 2012 - 11:51am
Frazee district looking at special ed options; disgusted with food service
The Frazee-Vergas School District is looking at options concerning special education services though the district. At the Monday regular school board meeting, which was held in Vergas this month, the board heard a presentation from Jerry Nesland and Lori Murdock with Freshwater...
October 10, 2012 - 11:48am
October 5, 2012
Candidate forums scheduled
The Detroit Lakes Area League of Women Voters and the Detroit Lakes Regional Chamber of Commerce will co-host a series of candidate forums in the weeks prior to the Nov. 6 election. The four forums will include candidates for State House and Senate seats representing Becker County,...
October 5, 2012 - 2:56pm
September 28, 2012
This Week in Entertainment
Monday, Oct. 1 MISCELLANEOUS Wine Tasting: 6 p.m., Spanky's Stone Hearth, Rose Lake, rural Vergas. Enjoy an evening of exquisite food and perfectly paired wine. Sponsored by the Breakfast Rotary and Spanky's Stone Hearth. Tickets $50. Wednesday, Oct. 4 MUSIC Cudamani:...
September 28, 2012 - 1:54pm
Happenings can be e-mailed to Pippi Mayfield at firstname.lastname@example.org or submitted online at www.dl-online.com. Sunday, Sept. 30 Church fall supper St. Paul's Loon Lake Lutheran Church, Vergas, hosts a pork loin supper and silent auction from 4:30-7:30 p.m. It is a free...
September 28, 2012 - 10:33am