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History evolving: Becker County museum to become children, science museum
Al Franken, 'Giant of the Senate': Minnesota Senator visits Detroit Lakes, talks career pathways
Survival of Sears and Kmart is in doubt
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Mom's fight with cancer shaped the attitude of LP-A's Raaen
Good luck at State, Raiders!
Ninth annual old-timers wrestling tournament
Curling league champions
Basketball has been lifelong affair for Breckenridge's Lipp
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Planning will help you see green in retirement
An evening of music and storytelling: Chinese entertainer Gao Hong to perform Thursday in NYM
Wednesday matters: Everyday prayers
Column: Beware of "Can you hear me?" scam calls
Friends & Neighbors
Ryan Hanson Homes has new licensed realtor
Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Joins Essentia Health in Detroit Lakes
Back in business: Audubon Liquor Store purchased by brothers-in-law
Norby's recognized for 90 years of membership
L&M Fleet Supply earns honor from Cub Cadet as one of the top dealers in America
'Beauty and the Beast' debuts to magical $350M globally
Women on a roll: Female directors dominate at Fargo Film Festival
'Wheel of Fortune' unfortunate guess goes viral
'Sesame Street' to welcome muppet character with autism
Spring has sprung! It's time to celebrate: Four fun things to see, do – and taste – in DL this week
Lyle E. Donley
Jeffrey M. Webber
Irene Leona Johnson
Ronald "Sam" F. Samuelson
Donna Mae Graffis
Letter: 'Extreme vetting' is a sham--we're already as safe as we can be
Letter: Eken says attack against him by fellow senator was 'flat-out lie'
Another Republican wedge issue to divide Minnesotans?
Letter: 'Repeal and replace' plan means tax cuts for the rich, fewer health benefits for the American people
Now is the time for next Farm Bill
Signs of spring: The lark and pasque flowers
Brad Laabs column: There's still quality lake ice for fishing
Waiting for Woodie Camp: Young waterfowlers can attend free, weeklong summer camp
Blane Klemek column: Pileated woodpecker can hollow out trees like a buzzsaw
Brad Laabs column: Get your poop in a scoop and clean up the lake, anglers!
You've gotta have faith: Christian filmmakers start up business, teaching academy in rural Audubon
My Christmas in Denmark: Different traditions, same feel
Late arrival for New Year's baby: First birth of 2017 at Essentia Health-St. Mary's is Azyloh Roberts
DLHS named 'Safe Sports School'
A $10,000 drop in the bucket: Red Kettle campaign gets big boost from anonymous donor in DL
Pine to Palm
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
July 27, 2013
Man accused of driving from Canada to have sex with teen
MOORHEAD — A Winnipeg man faces criminal charges in Clay County court after prosecutors accused him of driving here from Canada to have sex with a 15-year-old West Fargo, N.D., girl who was reported by her mother as a runaway. Samuel Juliann Viviezca Seneres, 27, was charged...
July 27, 2013 - 6:00pm
July 10, 2013
Carnival worker arrested for assault at Red River Valley Fair
WEST FARGO – A carnival worker at the Red River Valley Fair was arrested Tuesday night on suspicion of hitting another carnival worker in the head with a hammer, the Cass County Sheriff’s Office said. The assault happened just before 10 p.m. at one of the carnival rides, according...
July 10, 2013 - 3:10pm
June 6, 2013
West Fargo man sentenced on federal child porn charge
FARGO – A West Fargo man was sentenced this week in U.S. District Court in Fargo to five years and 11 months in prison on a charge of possessing child pornography. Mark R. Perry, 53, had earlier pleaded guilty to the charge. The case came to the attention of authorities...
June 6, 2013 - 9:29am