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DL man sentenced for violating no-contact order
AgweekTV: Got Grains?
Oak Grove Cemetery in DL flying 1,950 flags
Park Rapids woman hurt in rollover crash near Waubun
A nod to his rising fame, museum unveils Adam Thielen bobbleheads
Late inning heroics: Lakers advance with lively last at-bats
Laker Softball summer camp June 20-21
Lacasa, Hanninen place fourth at section tennis
UND's Kyley Foster has been on a fast track to pole vault success
Minnesota artist provides artwork for new state license plate honoring fallen officers
Unwrapping #MeToo with grace
It's almost time to light the 'Fire in February': DL preacher's plans taking shape to mobilize community to read Bible's Book of Acts
'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
friends & neighbors
Drunk diners, penny-pinching patrons: Service industry workers share stories of customer mistreatment
Spicer Castle to close
'A pretty powerful thing': Sanford rolling out new genetic test in primary care clinics
Parent company of Herberger's could be headed for liquidation
Detroit Lakes couple forced to spend extra $2,000 on flights home after being stranded in Mexico by Sun Country
Get those motors running: Eagles' 3rd annual 'Leather Up for Lupus' charity ride is Saturday
Summer melodrama rises from the ashes - fourth season will be in new venue
In 'Tomorrow,' it's a dog's life... literally
Locals who love jazz: F-M Kicks explore big-band sound in spring concert
'The Wild Inside' will make you howl
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Donald & Kathleen (King) Coder
Evie Svare and Fran Nelson
Jeanne E. Dahring
Barbara A. Ware
Collin Peterson on observing Memorial Day
Dayton's vetoes will harm Minnesotans
Over a million died protecting our freedom
Going solo on Iran nuclear agreement
Opinion: Buffer tax credit is both sensible and deserved
Fishing runs hot and cold for Lake of the Woods Opener crew
A busy opener in the lakes area
Turkey decoys attract surprise visitors
The nighttime sounds of frogs and toads
Be kind and help out at lake accesses
Getting ahead of the curve: Cancer rehab in DL helps patients get back into life
'We'll strive to be fair': Two of Becker County’s top legal eagles talk about upcoming judgeships
Ruby's Pantry helps families make ends meet; Local mom of 7 shares her story
Adolescent anxiety is on the rise, and social media may be part of the problem
Minnesota Made: Enjoy some movies shot in the Lake of 10,000 Lakes
Letter: Ice palace co-chairs thank the community
Youth fishing derby on Little Detroit Lake was 'great success'
The walls came tumbling down: Ice palace demolished on Friday
Totally tube-ular!: Elementary school students get outside to slide
Polar Fest's inaugural hotdish challenge brings in big, hungry crowd
Letter: Looking back on 3 major road projects in one season
In Minnesota, there is winter and construction season. For Becker County, MNDOT unveiled plans for three projects in one summer (actually three seasons). For you hockey fans, that's a hat trick. Why three projects in a short time period? It could be planning projects simply coming...
January 26, 2018 - 11:00am
November 10, 2017
WE Fest assault was costly for Nelson man
Samuel Bennett Fischer, 24, of Nelson, Minn., has completed the terms of his stayed sentence and a felony charge of third-degree assault - substantial bodily harm has been dismissed in Becker County District Court.
November 10, 2017 - 2:00pm
October 19, 2017
Carrie Underwood final headliner for 2018 WE Fest
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — Superstar singer Carrie Underwood has been announced as the third and final headliner of next summer's country music...
October 19, 2017 - 12:52pm
August 6, 2017
WE Fest 2017 goes out with a bang: Houser, Eldredge and Bryan keep the party going long into the night
It may have been the final night of WE Fest 2017, but the party at Detroit Lakes' Soo Pass Ranch showed no signs of slowing down on Saturday,...
August 6, 2017 - 1:44am
August 5, 2017
Giving back, behind the scenes: Local volunteers help make WE Festers’ visit to DL a good experience
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — WE Fest, the iconic country music festival that wrapped up its 35th anniversary celebration on Saturday, Aug. 5,...
August 5, 2017 - 4:54pm
Good vibe Friday: Eli Young Band, Darius Rucker, Zac Brown Band keep the country jams coming
If there was ever a night to celebrate cross-genre music, it was with Friday’s group of WE Fest headliners. Eli Young Band kicked off just...
August 5, 2017 - 1:42am
August 3, 2017
Sun, stars shine as WE Fest opens
DETROIT LAKES, Minn—While potential rain threatened to dampen the spirits of WE Fest, concert-goers weren't going to let questionable weather...
August 3, 2017 - 10:35pm
Letter: Oh, how the laws change for WE Fest
As I drove to work to meet with my clients on Saturday, July 30, I noticed a few campers lined up along Highway 59 South, three or four, waiting to be first in line to get their camping spot for Wednesday, the day they are allowed into the WE Fest campgrounds. On Sunday, a few more...
August 3, 2017 - 4:38pm
Ready for WE Fest: Locals prepare for the three-day party
It's WE Fest time again, and local law enforcement and retailers are ready for the crowds. Randy Buhr, who manages Detroit Lakes municipal liquor...
August 3, 2017 - 4:37pm
August 2, 2017
Let the celebration begin!: WE Fest's 35th anniversary kicks off Thursday
Though the celebrating has already begun for some — campers began lining up outside the festival grounds as early as Monday morning, and...
August 2, 2017 - 1:09pm
August 1, 2017
Gone country or mission to Mars? Area music fans between two big shows
The region's biggest musical weekend of the year kicks off Thursday when WE Fest opens in Detroit Lakes, Minn. The annual three-day event, which...
August 1, 2017 - 8:46am
July 24, 2017
WE Fest versus Bruno: What did you decide?
Do you love WE Fest AND Bruno Mars? Were you torn about what to do when you found out Bruno Mars is smack in the middle of the largest country...
July 24, 2017 - 1:48pm
July 20, 2017
So close they can taste it: DL's Holmes Theatre to host WE Fest Karaoke Roundup finale on Saturday
They come from towns across Minnesota, North Dakota and Wisconsin, with dreams of not only opening a show for some of the biggest stars in country music, but of landing a recording contract of their own. And this year, for the first time, the finalists in the 2017 WE Fest Karaoke...
July 20, 2017 - 12:00pm
March 22, 2017
Full WE Fest lineup announced
The full three-day lineup has been announced for the 35th Anniversary WE Fest celebration, set for Aug. 3-5 at Detroit Lakes' Soo Pass Ranch....
March 22, 2017 - 7:00pm
December 18, 2016
WE Fest 2017's third headliner is... Lady Antebellum
Lady Antebellum will make their WE Fest debut at the Soo Pass Ranch next summer. Townsquare Media announced on Thursday that the chart-topping...
December 18, 2016 - 11:00am