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Audubon man faces domestic assault charges
MnDOT adds North Star Route to U.S. bicycle system
Local National Guard unit wins acclaim during grueling training in Mojave Desert
DL man faces first-degree drug charge for meth
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Offensive woes continue for Laker girls
Pelican Rapids completes sweep at Frazee
Viking girls hold on for win at Frazee
Wrestlers looking to jump back in section mix
Wittner takes over Hornet basketball program
Want to be a snowbird?: Here’s what you should know before ‘taking flight’
In search of cultural identity in a new country
Establishing an early homestead in Becker County (Part 2 of 3)
Reacting the christian way
Friends & Neighbors
Average MN gas prices up 5 cents
Styles on Willow has a new hair stylist
Essentia Health welcomes family medicine physician in Park Rapids
Is your sewer skewered?: Local man designs system to prevent frozen sewer vents
Essentia Health welcomes orthopedic surgeon in Detroit Lakes
Grace Lutheran to host Holiday Vendor Fair
'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
Diana Lynn Aker
Helen C. Erickson
Eugene (Gene) A. Nelson
Melvin Martin Goodman
Jeffrey Lee Olds
Mourning a friend who survived Pearl Harbor--and helped win WWII
Guest editorial: Don't ditch local businesses this Christmas
Does penalizing airlines for customer service infractions do any good?
Don't curse the clouds, they have surprising benefits
Editorial: Becker County scams - why can't we stop them?
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
An explosion of everything Christmas: Detroit Lakes woman creates holiday wonderland in her home
'In Spite of Heroin': Area mom pens book about surviving twin sons’ addiction
MN children's book author coming to DLCCC Thursday
Tuxes & Tails: Rescued dogs, tuxedo’d handlers to strut their stuff on the runway this coming Friday
'An Andy and Bing Christmas': Former NFL player to bring classic Christmas show to DL
Pine to Palm
Severe Weather Announcements (4)
January 15, 2015
M State Wadena launching gas program
Securing a job in the natural gas industry is about to become easier for workers around this region. M State in Wadena is launching a new...
January 15, 2015 - 9:00am
December 13, 2014
Fatal accident near Wadena
WADENA, Minn. -- One man was killed and another seriously injured when the car they were in crossed over the center line and struck a semi head-on near here early Saturday morning. Gabriel Kemp, 23, of Bluffton was killed. He was the passenger in car driven by 22-year-old Tyler...
December 13, 2014 - 6:29pm
December 5, 2014
Lakers take goaltending battle at Wadena
Veronica Badurek recorded her second shutout in four games and Jamie Bollig scored the game-winner in a 2-0 Laker victory over Long Prairie-Grey Eagle/Wadena-Deer Creek in girls' hockey action at Wadena Thursday night. “Veronica had a great shutout,” Laker Head Coach Gretchen...
December 5, 2014 - 11:05am
December 1, 2014
Train derails in Otter Tail County
BLUFFTON, Minn. – Emergency responders are on the scene of a 32-car train derailment near Highway 10 just northeast of here, law enforcement...
December 1, 2014 - 9:19am
November 19, 2014
Wadena woman faces charges after claiming ex stabbed her, then admitting she did it herself
A woman who originally claimed to have been stabbed by an ex-boyfriend is facing charges after admitting the wound was self-inflicted. When...
November 19, 2014 - 11:15am
November 18, 2014
Funeral set for New York Mills student killed in accidental shooting
A 14-year-old Bluffton boy who was accidentally shot in the head while playing a game with a .38 caliber revolver at his home 5 miles north of Bluffton has died from his injuries. Levi Roggenkamp was transported first to Tri-County Health Care in Wadena, then flown by helicopter...
November 18, 2014 - 3:21pm
October 23, 2014
Toddler found safe after extensive search south of Wadena
A missing two-year-old girl was found unharmed Wednesday afternoon, ending an extensive search of a heavily wooded area six miles south of Wadena. The...
October 23, 2014 - 9:29am
September 16, 2014
Sharing the dream: 400-square-foot treehouse near Wadena becomes hot spot for vacation rentals
Not many adults get the chance to relive the endless possibility of childhood. Peggy and Will Line channeled their inner 12-year-olds –...
Life/Friends & Neighbors
September 16, 2014 - 3:00pm
September 5, 2014
Surging Wolverines down Lakers 3-1
DETROIT LAKES — After a strong start, the Laker volleyball team dropped their third match in a row to the surging Wadena-Deer Creek Wolverines...
September 5, 2014 - 12:29pm
September 4, 2014
Whiskey Creek Film Festival set Sept. 12-18
The 9th annual Whiskey Creek Festival will be held at the Cozy Theatre in Wadena from Friday, Sept. 12 through Thursday, Sept. 18. The Whiskey Creek Film Festival Association produces the Festival each year. The Festival came about nine years ago when Wadena resident Jamie Robertson...
September 4, 2014 - 8:30am
June 25, 2014
Wadena man accused of sexually abusing three children in St. Louis County
DULUTH — A Wadena man is accused of sexually abusing three preteen children over a period of several years while he was living in St. Louis County. Shane Anthony Spicer, 41, made his initial appearance in State District Court in Duluth last week to face four counts of first-degree...
June 25, 2014 - 7:46am
Rural Sebeka man who shot at truck pleads guilty to attempted murder
WADENA, Minn. -- A man who confessed to emptying a rifle clip at a pickup truck with three occupants pleaded guilty Wednesday to a reduced charge...
April 25, 2014 - 12:30pm
April 22, 2014
Wadena girl dies in ATV rollover accident
WADENA, Minn. – A 16-year-old Wadena girl died Monday night from severe head trauma suffered in an ATV rollover just south of town. Christine...
April 22, 2014 - 1:07pm
April 17, 2014
Cantus coming to Wadena April 23
The Greater Wadena Arts League presents Cantus, the Twin Cities group acclaimed as “the premier men’s vocal ensemble in the United States”...
April 17, 2014 - 3:00pm
April 2, 2014
Wadena man charged with drug possession
A Wadena man has been charged in Becker County District Court with one felony count of fifth degree drug possession. Matthew Allen Kehn, 22, of 61264 County Highway 50, Wadena, was the driver of a vehicle that was stopped in connection with another incident at a Detroit Lakes residence,...
April 2, 2014 - 10:00am