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Beau Hanson gets fresh start after injury layoff
Pine to Palm Senior Division turns 50
Lakeview Junior Club Championship July 28-29
Vikings moving training camp to Eagan in 2018
Detroit Lake 5th-graders add Pacesetter Great Four-State crown to state and region laurels
Column: Breaking the ice--an introduction to Becker County
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Albright on dean's list at St. Cloud Tech
Oberg on dean's honor roll at Montana State
Scherzer turns 80
Friends & Neighbors
Minnesota Lottery continues to be recognized for its accounting and financial reporting
'Acting small, delivering big': Minnesota business makes name for itself in competitive automation industry
BBB, DLI warn against insurance deductible rebates
Department of Revenue offers tips for property tax refund filers ahead of August deadline
Plan your own adventure: DL Escape Room opens in Washington Square Mall
So close they can taste it: DL's Holmes Theatre to host WE Fest Karaoke Roundup finale on Saturday
Arts and music at Maplewood
Comedian Rodney Carrington comes to Shooting Star Friday
Coming home: Fargo native Shannon Curfman brings solo act to Shooting Star this Thursday
Looking for a good summer read? Your local library can help
Margaret Mary (Sloan) Krenelka
Edwin A. Lundberg
Thomas Jerome Bridges Sr.
Oran L. Wilberg
Letter: City needs to give veteran, landlord a break
Letter: DL should show compassion towards landlord, veteran
Port: I'm pretty sure we elected Zaphod Beeblebrox as president
Lost Italian: Refreshing summer slushes to to help beat the heat
Guest Editorial: Disabled veterans now get free access to state parks
Purple martins faring well in parts of Minnesota
Brad Laabs column: Best lake? Best time to fish? No easy answers
Some tips for successful warm-weather fishing
Blane Klemek column: A sleepy squirrel that acts like a prairie dog
Outdoors column: Minnesota gulls come in three species
Consume those leafy greens for a healthy body
You've gotta have faith: Christian filmmakers start up business, teaching academy in rural Audubon
My Christmas in Denmark: Different traditions, same feel
Late arrival for New Year's baby: First birth of 2017 at Essentia Health-St. Mary's is Azyloh Roberts
DLHS named 'Safe Sports School'
Pine to Palm
July 19, 2017
Albright on dean's list at St. Cloud Tech
Megan Albright, Vergas, was among those St. Cloud Technical & Community College students honored for academic achievement by being named to the dean's list for spring semester 2017. Students on the dean's list have achieved a grade point average of 3.5 to 3.9 while earning at least...
July 19, 2017 - 11:26am
July 10, 2017
Design for new Vergas Long Lake Trail extension underway: Project gets big boost with $20,000 donation in memory of Rodney Hanson
It was back in 2008 that the first phase of the Vergas Long Lake Trail, from Main Street to Loon Park, was completed. "It was a safety trail...
July 10, 2017 - 9:31am
May 31, 2017
Area students named to M State president's list
Minnesota State Community and Technical College has named 670 students to its president's list for the 2017 spring semester. Area students named to the president's list are the following (listed alphabetically by hometown):
May 31, 2017 - 12:56pm
May 17, 2017
Perham family welcomes newborn
Tristan Adam Wike, son of Aaron and Cassandra (Skillings) Wike, Perham, was born May 8, 2017, at Perham Health in Perham. He weighed 7 pounds,...
May 17, 2017 - 11:13am
April 13, 2017
How sweet it is!: Spirit Lake man wins Vergas's inaugural Maple Syrup Tasting Contest
With 34 entries before Saturday's deadline — and one latecomer who brought their entry in too late to be considered — Vergas's inaugural...
April 13, 2017 - 1:00pm
April 3, 2017
Time to tap that sweet tooth: Vergas, Maplewood State Park both hosting maple syrup events Saturday
It's maple mania in the lakes area this week, as both the Vergas community and Maplewood State Park are set to host maple syrup-related events...
April 3, 2017 - 8:00am
March 23, 2017
A contest for real saps: Vergas' Maple Syrup Festival to include syrup tasting contest
With the first day of spring now behind us, and temperatures jumping up into the 30s, 40s and even 50s, the sap has begun flowing from area maple...
March 23, 2017 - 3:00pm
March 15, 2017
Celebrate St. Patrick's Day with the Vergas Lions Club: Dinner, dancing set for Saturday at Vergas Event Center
You don't need to be Irish to come down to the Vergas Community Event Center this Saturday, March 18, for a St. Patrick's Day Celebration hosted by the Vergas Lions Club. The festivities begin at 5 p.m. with a little socializing, followed by a potato and salad bar — plus dessert!...
March 15, 2017 - 12:29pm
February 25, 2017
Defying the odds: Vergas woman delivers baby that wasn't expected to live
Pregnancy, even of the "normal" variety, is no easy task. Forty weeks of mood swings, strange cravings and swollen feet being just a few of the...
February 25, 2017 - 1:00pm
February 2, 2017
'Little hidden treasure': Spirit Lake Resort near Vergas under new ownership
After taking over Spirit Lake Resort near Vergas at the beginning of last summer, the new owners, the Malstroms, are looking to make a few changes,...
February 2, 2017 - 3:00pm
January 15, 2017
Growin' Local: Local farmers get creative with crops in off-season to compete with corporations
It's not always easy being a local farmer, but they seem to find a way to make the gig work. Whether it's getting creative and harvesting local,...
January 15, 2017 - 6:00am
December 28, 2016
Two more Vergas residents hurt when Chevy Equinox rolls on an icy Highway 10
Two people were injured Tuesday afternoon when a Chevy Equinox rolled over on Highway 10 west of Frazee. Kaylyn M. Wehmas, 23, and Emry J. Rice, under age 1, both of Vergas, both suffered non-life-threatening injuries, according to the State Patrol. They were taken to Essentia St....
December 28, 2016 - 12:03am
December 27, 2016
Two young Vergas residents hurt in rollover Tuesday
Two young people from Vergas were hurt in a one-vehicle rollover on an icy Highway 10 near Perham Tuesday afternoon.. Erika K. Kruzel, 17, and Levi R. Kruzel, 10, both suffered non-life-threatening injuries and were taken to the Perham hospital for treatment, according to the State...
December 27, 2016 - 10:02pm
December 14, 2016
Fast-growing fire engulfs Minnesota tire store, six communities respond
PERHAM, Minn. — Fire crews and emergency response teams from Perham, Dent, New York Mills, Vergas, Bluffton and Detroit Lakes, along with...
December 14, 2016 - 11:09am
November 18, 2016
DL/Frazee-Vergas High School bowling team advances to state
The Detroit Lakes/Frazee-Vergas High School Bowling Team is headed to the state tournament. The six-bowler team took the West Central - North...
November 18, 2016 - 6:23am