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Tracy state butterfly champ, Lakers 11th at Class A True Team
Mahnomen-Waubun Thunderbirds logo revealed
Indians extend win streak to seven games
Bombers seeded fourth in Section 6, 9-man
Lakers steamroll Prowlers to finish regular season
Accessing Social Security on the go
You may qualify for extra help paying your drug costs
Parrot Heads give $8,000 to Marshmallow Foundation
Holy Rosary announces scholarship winners
friends & neighbors
CenturyLink deploying faster broadband speeds to more than 350,000 customers in the Twin Cities and greater MN
October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month
Gas prices down this week
Making an IMPACT: Local crew sets out to begin book binding business
Norby's accepts Retailer of the Year award
It's creepy, it's kooky, mysterious and spooky: Halloween events aplenty set for lakes area this month
"Classic Country" tribute coming to Holmes Theatre Oct. 19
Pat & Donna Surface to present 'Remember When' at NYM Saturday
The history of Columbus Day
Robert and Marilynn Halverson
Arlo & Neva Bodin
Joe and Karen Merseth
Clark L. Hendrickson
Philip Wayne Arneson
Duane Douglas Nelson
Ruth Norene Van De Venter
Is the First Amendment disgusting?
Editorial: An ice castle in Detroit Lakes? Yes, please!
LOST ITALIAN: Butternut Bleu Cheese Sauce a go-to for fall dining
Guest Editorial: Technology in cars is causing more crashes
Potatoes - they're what's for dinner
Asian Lady Beetles are pesky but harmless
Fishing opportunities heat up as water temps drop
Full-moon fishing in October is fantastic
In the woods, a lot can happen in an hour
Fall colors or not, fish still on their summer bite
Welcome to the dark side: Local museum's first 'After Dark' event brings sold-out crowds
His way to Broadway: Minnesota’s De’Lon Grant has made his Broadway debut in ‘Come from Away’
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
pine to palm
Late string of birdies gives Hoge fourth straight PGA Tour card
Bison golf no longer that other minor sport at NDSU
Gillam snaps Renner’s streak to take Super Senior crown
Piatz picks up second Pine to Palm Mid-Am title
Ystebo cruises to Pine to Palm Senior title
October 2, 2016
Students raise money for trip through Oct. 20 concert
Once every two years, students at Waubun High School get to experience American democracy in action, first hand, with a five-day trip to Washington,...
October 2, 2016 - 5:00am
August 25, 2016
Bombers ready to unload on opponents
The Waubun Bombers have put a scare into their opponents the past two seasons with only two losses against 20 victories. Both losses came in...
August 25, 2016 - 12:57pm
July 29, 2016
The smell of football is in the air
Local teams got a jump start on football practice on a humid Tuesday in camps and scrimmages around the area. While the Lakers held their own...
July 29, 2016 - 9:48am
July 11, 2016
Teen hurt in rollover on Highway 113
A Waubun teen was hurt in a one-car rollover Sunday evening on Highway 113. Curtis M. Olsen, 18, of Waubun suffered non-life-threatening injuries. He was wearing a seat belt and his airbag deployed. He was taken to Mahnomen Health Center in Mahnomen. According to the State Patrol,...
July 11, 2016 - 9:52am
May 15, 2016
Teen in court
Dominic Louis Kroulik, 16, of Waubun, has been sentenced in Becker County Juvenile Court for felony theft. According to court records, on Aug. 20 he and another teen stole two long-barrel shotguns from an apartment in Waubun. On April 26, District Judge Joe Evans adjudicated him delinquent...
May 15, 2016 - 5:10am
March 30, 2016
Local athletic trainers on the front lines of player wellness
The surrounding five schools are serviced by three professional athletic trainers in Tom Truedson at Detroit Lakes, Kate Ihle in Frazee and Mahnomen...
March 30, 2016 - 9:23am
March 20, 2016
Man sentenced for store break-in
Justin Ryan Finch, 22, of 39730 400th Ave., Waubun, was sentenced to 17 months in state prison at St. Cloud for his role in the June 24, 2015, break-in at the Elbow Lake Store. According to court records, he and another man broke a window near the main door to gain access and then...
March 20, 2016 - 5:00am
March 6, 2016
Cougars defeat Waubun girls for date with Henning in 6A final
Ada-Borup started fast in terms of success and tempo Saturday night at Alex Nemzek Fieldhouse. The No. 3-ranked Cougars built a double-digit...
March 6, 2016 - 11:06am
March 2, 2016
Lundon named NSAA all-conference in senior season
Senior Jenna Lundon of Waubun completed her basketball career at Mayville State University scoring 14 points in an 85-73 loss to the No. 9 Jamestown...
March 2, 2016 - 9:26am
February 14, 2016
Waubun woman gets probation, jail time after drug conviction
A Waubun woman has been sentenced on fifth-degree drug charges after an incident on Oct. 25. Valerie Jo Bellanger-Sargent, 32, was sentenced to 17 months in jail, stayed for 10 years. She will instead spend 180 days in local jail, receiving credit for 109 days already served. She...
February 14, 2016 - 5:05am
February 4, 2016
Local athletes sign letters of intent
Three Laker seniors, Austin Fritz, James Huwe and Jake Richter, signed letters of intent to play college football Wednesday. Waubun's Darius...
February 4, 2016 - 12:47pm
January 20, 2016
Bergh’s 39 leads LP-A to win over Waubun
Junior center Jesse Bergh tied the Lake Park-Audubon single-game scoring record with 39 points to lead the streaking Raiders to a 78-52 Pine...
January 20, 2016 - 4:28pm
January 2, 2016
Man sentenced for DWI-test refusal
A Waubun man was sentenced for felony DWI/refusal to take a chemical test. Darin Dewayne Stone, 35, was sentenced to 60 months in prison, stayed for seven years. He was instead sentenced to 284 days, with credit for all 284 days already spent. According to court reports from Becker...
January 2, 2016 - 5:00am
December 22, 2015
Basketball: Waubun sweeps home double dip with LP-A
Waubun swept a home boys and girls basketball doubleheader from Lake Park-Audubon Monday night in Pine to Prairie South play. The Bomber girls won big 79-18, while the boys team completed the sweep with a 64-56 victory. Waubun used a big first half as the Bomber girls led 53-9. Senior...
December 22, 2015 - 11:23am
December 10, 2015
Questioned for stealing baby items, arrested for drugs
A Waubun woman who police say stole baby formula and baby bottles from Walmart made her first court appearance in Becker County District Court on drug charges. Melissa Rose Jackson, 31, was charged with felony fifth-degree drugs, which holds a maximum of five years in prison and a...
December 10, 2015 - 5:35am