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Four hurt in two-car crash near Perham
Waubun man charged for bindle of heroin
Bonding could be Legislature's last man standing
Minn. gubernatorial candidate Otto chooses running mate
Labine, SJU relay, headed to nationals
Bowling team seventh at state tournament
Lakers make big jump at state True Team
GOLF: Laker boys defend at Jordan, second at North South Classic
Rebels limit Laker hitting in 5-1 win
Minnesota artist provides artwork for new state license plate honoring fallen officers
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
friends & neighbors
'A pretty powerful thing': Sanford rolling out new genetic test in primary care clinics
Parent company of Herberger's could be headed for liquidation
Detroit Lakes couple forced to spend extra $2,000 on flights home after being stranded in Mexico by Sun Country
Peterson: Work mandate for food stamps imperils next farm bill
Arvig to boost workforce by 160
Get those motors running: Eagles' 3rd annual 'Leather Up for Lupus' charity ride is Saturday
Summer melodrama rises from the ashes - fourth season will be in new venue
In 'Tomorrow,' it's a dog's life... literally
Locals who love jazz: F-M Kicks explore big-band sound in spring concert
'The Wild Inside' will make you howl
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Donald & Kathleen (King) Coder
Evie Svare and Fran Nelson
John "Jack" Burns
Darla Kay Soholt
Going solo on Iran nuclear agreement
Opinion: Buffer tax credit is both sensible and deserved
Rescissions bill is a smokescreen
Approve funding for Minnesota facilities
Some things you don't brag about
Fishing runs hot and cold for Lake of the Woods Opener crew
A busy opener in the lakes area
Turkey decoys attract surprise visitors
The nighttime sounds of frogs and toads
Be kind and help out at lake accesses
Getting ahead of the curve: Cancer rehab in DL helps patients get back into life
'We'll strive to be fair': Two of Becker County’s top legal eagles talk about upcoming judgeships
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
Letter: Ice palace co-chairs thank the community
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
April 1, 2018
What's on tap: Sap may be slow, but Vergas' Maple Syrup Festival set for Saturday
Though the official first day of spring is now behind us, snow is still thick on the ground in most areas of Becker County — and the sap...
April 1, 2018 - 11:10am
February 25, 2018
When will the sap start flowing?: Vergas designates 'official maple tree', sets contest to determine start of syrup season
As the end of February approaches, and frigid winter temperatures start to warm, maple syrup producers in the Vergas area are beginning to place...
February 25, 2018 - 11:00am
February 11, 2018
Heartfelt harmonies: Barbershop singers to deliver musical valentines on Feb. 14
It's been more than 50 years since members of the Heart O'Lakes Harmony Men's Barbershop Chorus first began to offer singing valentines to sweethearts...
February 11, 2018 - 9:00am
December 20, 2017
Have yourself a 'marry' little Christmas: Santa helps couple get engaged at the Vergas Lion's Santa Claus Days
It would appear Santa has been in cahoots with Cupid this holiday season. A couple weeks ago, Jolly Old Saint Nick helped Grand Forks resident,...
December 20, 2017 - 3:00pm
December 1, 2017
Christmas bake sale and concert to be held in Vergas Dec. 3
VERGAS — The Vergas Looneys Relay for Life team will present the second annual "A Christmas Gathering" concert and bake sale this Sunday, Dec/ 3, from 2-4 [/,/ at the Vergas Event Center. All proceeds go to the American Cancer Society. This year's performers include the Band...
December 1, 2017 - 11:00am
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