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Driver sentenced for hit-and-run that killed northwest Minn. girl near Lake Mille Lacs
Driver sentenced for hit-and-run that killed Lake Park girl near Lake Mille Lacs
Frazee FFA team to compete at State
Crime & accidents around Becker County
Jaguars end Mahnomen-Waubun's season in consolation semis
Activities commitment celebration Monday, March 26
Top-seeded Crusaders blow out Mahnomen-Waubun in Class A quarters
Brooklyn Center hands Breckenridge first-round loss
Prep boys basketball: Triple the heartbreak for Esko
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
Snappy side: Festive Pomegranate Salad sure to shine on holiday menu
friends & neighbors
After historic college basketball upset, Little Caesar’s announces free pizza giveaway to everyone in America
Nice growing, Jack: Jack Chivers Realty relocating to downtown DL, into the mall
Farmers concerned about trade war with China
Twin Cities airport is best in its size
State Commerce Dept. website now multilingual
Music, dancing and more coming to lakes area this month
Ken’s FM fundraiser aims to bring station back to full power
What's ahead for the region's arts scene in the coming weeks?
Dishing up a tasty homemade meal, for a good cause: DL Breakfast Rotary's March 13 meatball dinner to benefit local food pantry
Spring is here -- and your local library is ready to celebrate
William "Willy" Weber
Catherine S. Doll
Raymond "Ole" Mounts
Lyle Byron Oja
More immigrants would give huge boost to US economy
Letter:Credit unions are very different from banks
Letter: Why aren't we fighting back against Russia?
Sixty pills prescribed--only four were needed
It's time to return a big favor to the Boys and Girls Club
Sometimes memories are more important than fish
Are Ivory-billed woodpeckers back from the dead?
Jumbo perch are popping up
Brad Laabs column: The panfish are biting, and the tullibee chase is on
Maple syrup-making at Minnesota state parks
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
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
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
Polar Fest ends with a bang – and a splash
Severe Weather Announcements (6)
March 11, 2018
As student behavioral issues increase at schools, more staff training how to best handle them
WEST FARGO—Sara Schmidt teaches special education classes at South Elementary School. She's attuned to signs that a pupil could be frustrated—crumpling...
March 11, 2018 - 5:23pm
November 1, 2017
Shot 8 times by officers between DL and Lake Park, man still in hospital, hit with criminal charges
FARGO — A West Fargo man shot by two Becker County lawmen in September remains hospitalized but now faces criminal charges, and his mother...
November 1, 2017 - 3:00pm
July 12, 2017
Music takes center stage at Red River Valley Fair
There's no shortage of attractions to be found at this year's Red River Valley Fair, which opened its six-day run in West Fargo on Tuesday. There are the rides and the carnival games on the midway. The fried food and various edible fair fare. There's the animal attractions, ag exhibits,...
July 12, 2017 - 1:26pm
December 28, 2016
Laker boys open Fergus tourney with first win
Detroit Lakes matched their season output through four games in the opener at the Fergus Falls Holiday tournament defeating West Fargo 7-1 Wednesday...
December 28, 2016 - 6:21pm
October 19, 2016
St. Andrew's Society to host Scottish dinner Nov. 5
The 33nd annual St. Andrew's Society Scottish dinner and program will be held Saturday, Nov. 5, at the Cambria Suites & Event Center, 825 E. Beaton Dr., West Fargo. The social hour will begin at 5 p.m. and will be an opportunity to visit with others in attendance, and to enjoy the...
October 19, 2016 - 8:57am
December 29, 2015
Boys Hockey: Packers shutout Lakers in Fergus tourney opener
Detroit Lakes boys hockey lost for the second consecutive game and was shutout for the first time this season in a 3-0 loss to West Fargo in the opening round of the Fergus Falls Invitational tournament Monday afternoon. The Packers outshot DL in all three periods of play, the closest...
December 29, 2015 - 9:07am
June 16, 2015
Local kids punching throttles at Red River Kart Club
Racers packed Monday night’s Meet and Greet night at Red River Kart Club, including some Detroit Lakes’ racers, in a night a high octane...
June 16, 2015 - 2:47pm
December 18, 2014
Sonstegard hat trick leads Lakers over Packers
Laker junior Hailey Sonstegard scored the game-winner on the power play and recorded an exciting trio of goals to get the hat trick as Detroit...
December 18, 2014 - 11:21pm
December 3, 2014
Search for missing snowmobiler
West Fargo emergency responders are resuming the water search for a man whose snowmobile went into the Sheyenne River on Tuesday night. West Fargo Police Chief Mike Reitan said police responded at about 7:45 p.m. Tuesday to the report of a set of snowmobile tracks that went into...
December 3, 2014 - 9:38am
November 24, 2014
West Fargo mother pleads guilty to negligent homicide in death of infant son
FARGO – A West Fargo woman has pleaded guilty to accidentally killing her 4-day-old baby boy by breast-feeding him after snorting a prescription...
November 24, 2014 - 11:19am
West Fargo man arrested for assault after allegedly assaulting wife, biting off nose of taxi driver
WEST FARGO – A 22-year-old West Fargo man was arrested early Sunday morning after allegedly assaulting his wife and biting off a portion of a taxi driver’s nose, according to a release from the West Fargo Police Department. Officers responded to a disturbance call at approximately...
November 24, 2014 - 9:02am
October 27, 2014
Victim named in accidental West Fargo shooting: Friends, family post condolences on Facebook, indicating he died
WEST FARGO – Police here have named the victim in an accidental shooting early Saturday morning, but they have not yet confirmed his condition. According...
October 27, 2014 - 8:49am
July 25, 2014
West Fargo mother charged in her baby’s death
FARGO – Cass County prosecutors filed criminal charges Thursday against the mother of a 4-day-old West Fargo infant who died last month. According to charges filed in Cass County District Court, Reanne Rose Pederson, 31, snorted hydrocodone just before breastfeeding her son about...
July 25, 2014 - 7:49am
April 29, 2014
West Fargo man charged in attempted murder of neighbor with tomahawk
FARGO – A West Fargo man is charged with attempted murder after allegedly trying to kill with a tomahawk a neighbor he had been stalking. Kokouvi...
April 29, 2014 - 2:54pm
December 18, 2013
WF police say school district will decide whether reporter is charged
West Fargo police said school officials will decide whether a Valley News Live reporter will face a criminal charge for a hidden-camera story that showed her entering a West Fargo elementary school without permission. A spokeswoman for the district said school officials haven’t...
December 18, 2013 - 1:00pm