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Roosevelt teachers say both their jobs are all about service
Crash with injuries in Otter Tail County Friday
Lots of school, city seats open
Area cops feeling public’s support
Man on Highway 10 is on a mission
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
Cheers to young volunteers
Sound & fury drowns out the issues
ND should have left ‘Red Tomahawk’ image on its 4,000-plus highway signs
Running with the fools
Woman born of native-white parents wonders how DL can close cultural gap
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 21, 2013
Youth business plan competition opens
The Northern Minnesota Tribal Economic Development Summit and Trade Show will be held October 16-17 at Northern Lights Casino and Event Center in Walker. This is a collaborative event between the Leech Lake, Red Lake and White Earth Nations. This year the Summit is hosting a...
August 21, 2013 - 7:05am
July 24, 2013
Moondance is great father-son bonding time
On a cold, blustery day on March 8, 1990, rock band Motley Crue took to the old Met Center stage in Bloomington. It was a big moment in my...
July 24, 2013 - 7:16am
July 19, 2013
A jammin' good time: Moondance Jam expects record crowds this year
WALKER -- For Darrell Olson, and many others, Moondance Jam is more than just a classic rock festival. "You can't explain something like...
July 19, 2013 - 10:02am
July 14, 2013
Protecting Leech Lake is top priority
WALKER - In 2004, Eurasian water milfoil was discovered in harbors located on the southern shoreline of Leech Lake. Minnesota Department of Natural Resources officials spot treated those locations with herbicides in an attempt to contain the invasive plant, and the treatments...
July 14, 2013 - 9:52am
November 30, 2012
Man sentenced for Walker murder
WALKER, Minn. - A 21-year-old Walker man has been ordered to spend 18 years in prison for fatally stabbing a man here last spring. Sheldon James Smith received the sentence earlier this week from Judge John Smith.
November 30, 2012 - 8:40am
November 9, 2012
Walker man sentenced for harassment
BEMIDJI - A 21-year-old Walker man has been sentenced for felony harassment. William Joseph Bedeau was sentenced Monday for felony harassment, violating a restraining order when the victim is under the age of 18 and the defendant is more than 36 months older than the victim. Beltrami...
November 9, 2012 - 9:46am
October 19, 2012
Walker man, 21, pleads guilty to harassing girl
BEMIDJI - A 21-year-old Walker man has pleaded guilty in Beltrami County District Court to a felony charge of harassment. William Joseph Bedeau pleaded guilty Monday to harassment, violating a restraining order when the victim is under the age of 18 and the defendant is more than...
October 19, 2012 - 8:35am
October 12, 2012
Altercation at Walker High School leads to detention of 4 juveniles
Sheriff Tom Burch reports that on Wednesday the Cass County Sheriff's Office received a request for assistance from the Walker High School. Officers from the Cass County Sheriff's Office, Walker Police Department, Leech Lake Tribal Police, Hubbard County Sheriff's Office, MN State...
October 12, 2012 - 9:24am
October 18, 2010
One dead in wrong way crash near Walker
A car heading the wrong way on Highway 34 near Walker collided head-on with a semitrailer truck, killing the smaller vehicle's lone occupant, authorities said. The crash happened about 4:35 p.m. Sunday, according to the State Patrol. The car was heading east in the westbound lane,...
October 18, 2010 - 8:48am
January 20, 2010
Former guidance counselor at Walker-Hackensack-Akeley district sentenced
WALKER -- A former guidance counselor with the Walker-Hackensack-Akeley School District has been sentenced for contributing to the delinquency of a minor, a gross misdemeanor. Amy Louise Bauer-Nelson, 44, of Nisswa, Minn., was sentenced Tuesday in Cass County District Court by Judge...
January 20, 2010 - 1:55pm
January 5, 2010
Walker man charged with attempted robbery
WALKER -- A Walker man allegedly used a baseball bat Friday morning as he attempted to rob a man outside a Bemidji convenience store. Brandon Charles Brown, 26, was charged Monday in Beltrami County District Court with attempted first-degree aggravated robbery and second-degree...
January 5, 2010 - 9:19am
October 13, 2009
Walker man, Bovey soldier, die in Afghanistan attacks
The cost of the global war on terrorism has hit home hard. Minnesota National Guard Spc. George W. Cauley, 24, of Walker, died Saturday after being wounded when insurgents attacked his vehicle with an improvised explosive device Wednesday in Helmand province, according to the Defense...
October 13, 2009 - 9:11am
July 27, 2009
Vehicle driven by missing Cass County, Minn., man found but he still is missing
WALKER - The Cass County Sheriff's Office reports that the vehicle owned and driven by Peter Achermann, who has been missing since Friday, was...
July 27, 2009 - 10:56am
July 8, 2009
One dies; two injured in Walker crash Tuesday afternoon
PARK RAPIDS - A Minneapolis man has died following a two-vehicle accident on Highway 371 north of Walker. The accident, around 4:15 p.m. Tuesday afternoon, claimed the life of Roy R. Lovelace, 49, a passenger in a southbound Chrysler PT Cruiser that crossed the centerline of the...
July 8, 2009 - 9:02am
June 15, 2009
Moondance Jammin Country Fest kicks off Thursday near Walker
WALKER - Country music will come alive in northern Minnesota Thursday through Saturday at the Moondance Concert grounds near Walker for the third annual Moondance Jammin Country Fest. Tickets and camping are still available for country fans to see Kenny Rogers, Jason Aldean, Montgomery...
June 15, 2009 - 1:11pm