Skip to main content
Detroit Lakes Online
5-year-old fighting for life after tragic farm accident
A 'Fly Night' in DL
Clarification on river study
True Islam: educating muslims and non-muslims to combat fear
Healthy Vikings look for bounceback season
Bombers ready to unload on opponents
Lakers start tennis season at Highway 10 tourney
Laker XC teams host Make the Lake run
Park Rapids dancer trains with renowned Rockettes
Miss Wolf Lake Pageant is Aug. 26
Tasty summer slaw Recipe showcases fresh veggies, ND canola oil
Friends & Neighbors
'Brew boys' bring new flavor
State gains 11,300 jobs in July
Bell Bank hires Amundson, promotes Erickson
Waubun Insurance Agency purchased
The Inn at Dunvilla opens
Man of 1,000 voices
Headwaters Center programming resumes Sept. 6 in Armory Square
Medora Musical ticket sales break 100,000
Down to the Nitty Gritty: McEuen talks Dirt Band, Music on the Mountain
Let your local library help you update your home
Roger W. Gottenborg
Mary Ellen Marks
Thomas Raymond Savageau
Maurice F. "Maury" Gagnier
Barbara (Duncan) Erickson
Read more, watch less TV: Follow these steps and become an informed voter
All MN students now taking ACTs
Columnist Rob Port has secret agenda--affiliated with the Koch brothers
The tale of my trip to Denmark, it's the 'perfect country for me'
Letter: Democrats are dead wrong on their energy platform
Electronics now a key part of fishing
Hundreds to attend Hiking Fest Aug. 27 at Itasca Park
This songbird has a killer attitude
Wolves are intelligent and social
'Coffee with the Council' set Saturday in DL
DL Jaycees fire up for 2nd annual Rib Fest
Wething celebrates 88 years
Theater for everyone
Pine to Palm
August 5, 2016
Tornado, storm hits the region
A strong thunderstorm and possible tornado that came through Becker County in the early morning hours Thursday destroyed a pole barn and tore...
August 5, 2016 - 3:23pm
Babe the Blue Ox in Brainerd topples during severe storms that whip across the region
A 6,000-pound famed Minnesota attraction — known in folklore for its strength — toppled over during an overnight severe storm early Thursday...
August 5, 2016 - 1:28pm
August 4, 2016
Storm Pictures from Wednesday
Storms popped up between Minot and Devils lake near highway 2 around 4 pm Wednesday afternoon. The storms spread eastward dropping hail and producing...
August 4, 2016 - 9:22am
August 3, 2016
Tornado Watch -- Severe Weather Likely
(WDAY-TV/WDAZ-TV) The Storm Prediction Center has placed all of eastern North Dakota and a small part of the western edge of Minnesota under...
August 3, 2016 - 3:53pm
Severe Weather Possible Late Wednesday
Warm and moist air will usher into the area today. Late in the day a cold front will sweep across central and eastern North Dakota. This front...
August 3, 2016 - 8:07am
August 1, 2016
Severe T-storm Watch through 11 pm
(WDAY-TV/WDAZ-TV) The Storm Prediction Center has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Watch for this Monday afternoon and evening for much of eastern...
August 1, 2016 - 3:39pm
July 31, 2016
Severe Storms Possible Monday Afternoon and Evening
(WDAY-TV WDAZ-TV) The weather system that produced severe thunderstorm damage in New Town, ND, Sunday evening, will set up over southeastern...
July 31, 2016 - 9:11pm
July 30, 2016
Safe from lightning in a car? Think again.
The lightning strike that stunned a woman in her car Tuesday near the Bluestem Center for the Arts is a jolt to those who've assumed that you're...
July 30, 2016 - 5:55am
July 26, 2016
PHOTOS: Brief Tornado Touchdown In Barnes County Today
WDAY-TV / WDAZ-TV -- Thunderstorms quickly developed over Barnes County this afternoon. Due to a weak surface boundary in the area, there is...
July 26, 2016 - 5:34pm
July 23, 2016
Woman, 39, and 13-year-old boy die when trees fall in storm in Boundary Waters
ELY, Minn. — Two people died and others were injured after Thursday’s destructive line of thunderstorms ripped across the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness and Quetico Provincial Park early Thursday, with the same storm downing trees, blocking roads and knocking out power...
July 23, 2016 - 5:10am
July 18, 2016
Excessive Heat On The Way
WDAY-TV / WDAZ-TV -- An Excessive Heat Watch has been issued for much of the WDAY/WDAZ coverage area for Wednesday and Thursday. Temperatures...
July 18, 2016 - 4:18pm
July 13, 2016
Lakes and problems arise from rainfall
Depending on who you ask, the Detroit Lakes area saw between 5 1/2 and 9 inches of rain Saturday through Monday. The weather station at KRCQ...
July 13, 2016 - 10:37am
July 12, 2016
Thundershowers With Locally Damaging Wind Possible
(WDAY-TV/WDAZ-TV) It is a very windy day with winds gusting to about 40 mph. But the wind field is even stronger in the upper atmosphere. ...
July 12, 2016 - 3:13pm
Flooding Rains Across Minnesota: Rain Totals Since Saturday
WDAY-TV / WDAZ-TV -- Severe weather and heavy rains affected a large portion of the Dakotas and Minnesota since Saturday. Severe thunderstorms...
July 12, 2016 - 2:00pm
July 11, 2016
Lake Park cleans up from 91 mile per hour winds
Strong thunderstorms and straight-line winds upwards of 91 miles per hour ripped through the region overnight, and it appeared to have had its...
July 11, 2016 - 4:05pm