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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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Wrestlers looking to jump back in section mix
Wittner takes over Hornet basketball program
Hornet wrestlers take Unruh Invite
Laker girls hockey shutout at Sartell
Raider girls snap 36-game skid
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
Eugene (Gene) A. Nelson
Melvin Martin Goodman
Jeffrey Lee Olds
Ruth I. Knapp
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 (3)
September 15, 2016
BOYS SOCCER: W-H-A extends Laker boys shutout streak to three games
The Laker boys soccer team dominated ball possession but could not score a goal in a 1-0 loss to Walker-Hackensack-Akeley Tuesday in a Lakes to Prairie Conference and Section 8A matchup.. The shutout is the third straight in defeat for the Lakers in a stretch of four days.. “Great...
September 15, 2016 - 3:27pm
May 3, 2016
BASEBALL: Wolves defeat Raiders 12-2
Five first inning runs by Walker-Hackensack-Akeley did in the Lake Park-Audubon baseball team Monday in a 12-2 non-conference loss in Lake Park. Trailing 8-0 in the fourth, LP-A scored two runs in the bottom half of the inning on a Hunter Christianson double scoring Marcus Dickelman-Stassen...
May 3, 2016 - 2:43pm
February 1, 2016
Boys Basketball: Hornets fall to Wolves in Walker
Walker-Hackensack-Akeley sent the Frazee boys basketball team to a 10th consecutive loss defeating the Hornets 66-55 in Walker Thursday night....
February 1, 2016 - 3:26pm
January 19, 2016
One dead, one hospitalized in carbon monoxide poisoning in fish house
LEECH LAKE, Minn. -- One man is dead and another is in a Twin Cities hospital after an apparent carbon monoxide poisoning in an ice fishing house Sunday on Leech Lake. The Cass County Sheriff’s Office reports it received a call at 4:37 p.m. Sunday of a medical emergency at a fish...
January 19, 2016 - 8:57am
October 15, 2015
DL girls advance to quarterfinals in ninth shutout
The No. 2 seeded Detroit Lakes girls soccer team blanked No. 7 Walker-Hackensack-Akeley 3-0 in the opening round of the Section 8A playoffs on...
October 15, 2015 - 11:18pm
September 16, 2015
Wolves hold off Lakers 2-1, DL girls on a roll
The Detroit Lakes boys soccer team had opportunities to tie the game late and make a push for their first victory of the season but Walker-Hackensack-Akeley...
September 16, 2015 - 11:12am
July 30, 2015
Leech Lake Art League show, sale set for July 31-Aug. 1 at high school in Walker
The Leech Lake Art League is an organization of over 30 local area artists. The Art League was started in 1972 by Olive George and several...
July 30, 2015 - 5:15am
May 22, 2015
Sheriff confirms shooting near Walker was murder-suicide
WALKER, Minn. - The Cass County (Minn.) Sheriff’s Office has released the names of two half brothers who died of apparent gunshot wounds on the shores of Leech Lake near Walker on May 12. According to a release issued Thursday, investigation into the deaths and preliminary autopsy...
May 22, 2015 - 8:22am
May 15, 2015
Two dead in shooting at home near Walker, Minn.
The Cass County (Minn.) Sheriff's Office is investigating the death of two people at a residence on the shores of Leech Lake near Walker in northern Minnesota. The sheriff's office received a call at 7:18 p.m. Tuesday for medical assistance at a residence on the 8700 block of Midway...
May 15, 2015 - 8:48am
May 7, 2015
Laker boys golf sixth at Jordan, third at pre-sections
The Laker boys golf team returned to the state championship course in Jordan and placed sixth out of a big field of 20 teams from multiple state class distinctions at the Nelson Invitational Tuesday. The meet was won by Wayzata, led by medalist Van Holmgren’s one-under 71. Wayzata...
May 7, 2015 - 12:14pm
January 28, 2015
Bellefeuille scores 26 in Hornet victory
Brady Bellefeuille scored 26 points and just missed a double-double with nine rebounds to lead the Hornets over Walker--Hackensack-Akeley 56-31 Tuesday at home. Frazee jumped out to an early lead and never looked back going to the half up a dozen 34-22. “I was really pleased...
January 28, 2015 - 10:26am
January 16, 2015
Two rescued from truck on Leech Lake
BEMIDJI -- Two people were rescued from a partially submerged vehicle on Leech Lake on Friday morning. The Cass County Sheriff's Office responded...
January 16, 2015 - 2:30pm
October 17, 2014
Cass Lake man injured in rollover
BEMIDJI -- A Cass Lake man was injured in a rollover Thursday night near Walker, Minn. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, the accident occurred at about 11 p.m. on State Highway 371 at the Long Bow Trail. Leland Jones, 24, was traveling north on Highway 371 in a 2006 Chrysler...
October 17, 2014 - 10:22am
October 9, 2014
Foster's four goals lead Lakers to section second round
Kyley Foster broke the team’s single-season scoring record, previously held by Lane Larson, on a four-goal night as the No. 2-seeded Laker...
October 9, 2014 - 10:50pm
September 12, 2014
Lakers split pair of conference soccer games
DETROIT LAKES — A lone goal by the Green Wave’s Riley Koberinski held up in a 1-0 victory for East Grand Forks over the Laker girls soccer...
September 12, 2014 - 11:40am