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Congressman Peterson's meeting with 'Ikes' tonight is cancelled
Capitol Chatter: Dayton lofts bonding hail Mary pass
New sailboat decorations added to beachfront: Ice Harvest Committee donation is thanks for community's support
DL's Leonard Thielen--Adam Thielen's grandpa--recounts his days as an ice harvester
Court backs Team Industries in injured worker case
Freeman stars on shorthanded diving lineup at California Baptist
Area college track update
NCE/U-H takes down D-G-F on the road, 57-46
ULTRA snowmobile club membership meeting Jan. 25
Laker ski teams compete at Bemidji Pursuits
'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
Snappy side: Festive Pomegranate Salad sure to shine on holiday menu
Social Security supports veterans, active duty military personnel
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
friends & neighbors
MN gas cost rises more than six cents per gallon
Student video contest registration open: Cash prizes for schools and students
Your legal rights: Beware of utility shut-off scams
Keepin' it old 'skool': Old Skool Boutique in Lake Park expands inventory
Salute to Business & Industry
Lantern lit loveliness: Itasca State Park to host special evening activities this Saturday
One-act play subsections set Jan. 25: Detroit Lakes cast to present Ibsen's 'A Doll's House'
Depth perception: Photo exhibit at DL's Trinity Lutheran is 'layered with meaning'
Why do we celebrate MLK Day?
Ed & JoAnne Lillis
Michael & Fern (Zayic) Olson
Tom & Bertha
Phoebe "Penny" Eleanor Avesia (Jensen) Barnick
Doris L. Mjolsness
Richard "Moon" Mellen
Cordell "Corky" Kittelson
Presidents need oversight and scrutiny
Here comes the plow - what do you do?
To curb climate change, cities need the right design
Tongue frozen to flagpole? It happens
Letter: Take a close look at plans for the DL beach area
Hawk or falcon? Tricks to ID look-alike bird species
Bad things happen out there if you aren't prepared
The ice angler's landing net: Alexandria's Dresch makes a product to help get more fish in the pail
Looking back on the year in the outdoors--and ahead to 2018
Thinking small: Wetlands are a whole other world
Minnesota Made: Enjoy some movies shot in the Lake of 10,000 Lakes
For the love of the homeless: DL native Luke Pechmann poses for animal adoption pin-up calendar
Welcome to the dark side: Local museum's first 'After Dark' event brings sold-out crowds
Minn. mom, former Olympic swimmer, competes for $1M on Survivor TV show
His way to Broadway: Minnesota’s De’Lon Grant has made his Broadway debut in ‘Come from Away’
Construction of ice palace to start today: Cold weather causes slight delay, but still on schedule
A frozen crop: Detroit Lake hosts first ice harvest in nearly 50 years
A frozen crop: Detroit Lake hosts first ice harvest in nearly 50 years
DL's first plunge into Polar Fest: A look back at the beginnings of the area's biggest winter festival
'The Legend of King Isbit': DL's ice palace to be inhabited by a very special royal guest
November 29, 2017
Houseguest sentenced for stealing guns
Kelly James Walters, 29, of Waubun has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony theft. According to court records, between June 8-14, 2016, while he and his wife were staying temporarily with another couple, he stole four guns from a gun safe, as well as a chainsaw...
November 29, 2017 - 12:30pm
October 19, 2017
Mahnomen-Waubun Thunderbirds logo revealed
In September, the Mahnomen-Waubun co-op decided on a nickname and team colors. Now, the Thunderbirds have a logo. The new logo is attached, but...
October 19, 2017 - 4:29pm
September 22, 2017
Jury trial canceled in horse starvation case, plea hearing set
A rural Waubun man, charged with three felonies in Becker County District Court for allegedly causing the death of three horses under his care...
September 22, 2017 - 11:00am
September 13, 2017
Area students graduate at NTC
Two local residents were among those participating in May 2017 graduation ceremonies at Bemidji State University in Bemidji. Emily Weigel, Ogema, earned her diploma in practical nursing, while Kayla Bain, Waubun, earned her Associate of Arts degree in nursing. In all, NTC's graduating...
September 13, 2017 - 12:41pm
July 17, 2017
Waubun teen charged with burglary
Scott Edward Warren Jr., 16, of Waubun has been charged in Becker County Juvenile Court with felony third-degree burglary. According to court and police records, at 1:56 a.m. on June 26 law enforcement officers responded to a motion alarm at Detroit Lakes Food N' Fuel convenience...
July 17, 2017 - 9:09am
June 28, 2017
Saturday celebration set for Russell Kent's 90th birthday
Come join the family and friends of Russell Kent in celebrating his 90th birthday this Saturday, July 8 at his farm, located at 37112 County...
June 28, 2017 - 3:38pm
June 20, 2017
Mahnomen and Waubun co-op winter sports in 2017-18, all sports in 2018-19
One of the winningest football programs in Minnesota high school football will be co-oping with one of the more recent successful football programs,...
June 20, 2017 - 9:49am
Man accused of passing 2 forged checks
Lonnie Ray Burrow, 30, of rural Waubun has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony check forgery. According to court records, on May 30 Detroit Lakes police received a report of two stolen checks that were cashed at Midwest Bank. Both were allegedly written out by...
June 20, 2017 - 8:00am
June 16, 2017
Mahnomen-Waubun win its first state golf title
As he came off his final hole on the final day of the Minnesota Class 1A state boys golf meet at Pebble Creek Golf Club, Mahnomen-Waubun senior...
June 16, 2017 - 8:20am
June 13, 2017
Man gets prison for violating sexual offender law
A Waubun man has been sentenced to nearly three years in prison for moving without notifying authorities that he is a registered sex offender. Anthony Joseph Summers, 42, of Waubun was sentenced in Becker County District Court for violating the state's predatory offender registration...
June 13, 2017 - 9:00am
June 9, 2017
Pow wows and bike rides and rodeos, oh my!: Lakes area's weekend entertainment calendar is jam packed
It's official: The lazy, hazy days of summer have arrived in the lakes area — and there's no shortage of ways to celebrate that fact this...
June 9, 2017 - 1:00pm
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 11, 2017
Waubun grad wins double scholarship
St. Cloud State University junior Annie Rothschadl, of Waubun, was the recipient of two academic scholarships in April. The two scholarships...
May 11, 2017 - 9:56am
May 5, 2017
Square Dance for Heart raises over $2,500: 25th annual Waubun event benefits American Heart Association
Sixty square dancers and spectators from North Dakota and Minnesota attended the 25th annual "Northern Minnesota Square Dance for Heart" benefit...
May 5, 2017 - 11:00am
April 14, 2017
Certified Insurance Counselor recognized for dedication, leadership
A leading insurance professional organization recently recognized Anne-Marye Hoban, certified insurance counselor, of Community Development Insurance of Waubun and Detroit Lakes for dedication and ongoing leadership in the insurance industry. The Society of Certified Insurance Counselors...
April 14, 2017 - 8:00am