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Rich history for a wet and fun festival
County OKs $40,000 for jail needs study
Stopping spread of AIS
Woman wins big; no one believes her
Gas leak leads to evacuation of six Detroit Lakes homes
Nagel comes home to coach Hornets
Angels clinch Hi-10 West title
Vergas man wins Handball championship
‘Beast Mode’ event is July 26 in Frazee
Young DL tracksters excel at Hershey meet
In the Zone
Area students perform in Piano Honors Concert
SSA benefits the same for survivors whether person retired, disabled
Peterson nominates NYM student for Air Force
Local students earn degrees at Bemidji State University
Ogema's Anderson graduates from Marquette University
Friends & Neighbors
Garden-grown delights: Union Central residents enjoying fresh veggies this summer
Kings of the kitchen
Assumption Catholic Church ‘blessed’ with parish center
Shelton, Lambert on 2015 WE Fest schedule
Summer Scene - July 2014
Brad Laabs: Be respectful, helpful on the water this week
Blane Klemek: The moving whistle of the upland sandpiper is sweetness to hear
Ruffed grouse counts see increase
Brad Laabs: Fish like chasing fast bait; Make your presentation match
Blane Klemek: The black-billed cuckoo is a fascinating bird
D&D Appliance in DL wins Maytag competition
Shiny, new Cenex opens in Lake Park
Legal Helpers ordered to pay back MN consumers
Gas prices take post holiday dip...again
Marco partners with AGT in cloud-based video offering
Veterans looking for work get well deserved boost
DL fireworks came too late for families with children
Alert driving improves safety for all road users
Immigration reform has support
Goeun Park: If only the tooth fairy had taught proper brushing techniques
It’s s’mores season at your local library
A sundry selection of salads
Sunday is Family Day at Northwest Water Carnival
Northwest Water Carnival gets underway Friday
September 10, 2008
Frazee woman charged with selling marijuana from house
A Frazee woman charged with selling drugs from her home will make her next appearance in Becker County District Court on Oct. 6. Angela Marie Mustain, 24, of 107 North Lake St., is facing two counts of fifth degree sale of a controlled substance.
September 10, 2008 - 12:00am
September 5, 2008
Seniors are back at it, with a forkful of pranks
Well, we're back. Students are again sauntering through the hallowed hallways of DLHS: scoping the writhing mass of teenager for guys/girls who got more interesting over the course of the summer months; memorizing locker combinations (excuse me, that should be permutations, as anyone...
September 5, 2008 - 12:00am
August 29, 2008
Even with modern ammo, you still need to clean that gun
The Remington Arms Company lays claim to the invention and introduction of the non-corrosive primer for rifle, shotgun, and center fire pistol cartridges. Before the introduction of the non-corrosive priming, it was necessary for the owner of a shotgun or rifle to laboriously scrub...
August 29, 2008 - 12:00am
August 27, 2008
Laker strikers start out 1-1-1; tie with Alex and lose to Bemidji
Despite outshooting the home-team Bemidji by a 22-13 margin, the Detroit Lakes boys' soccer team suffered its first defeat of the season with a 3-2 loss to the Lumberjacks. A couple of injuries hindered DL's flow in the second half, leading to quick back-to-back goals by Bemidji...
August 27, 2008 - 12:00am
August 22, 2008
Man charged with assault by strangulation
John William Butcher, 25, of 28050 490th Ave., Ponsford has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony domestic assault and felony domestic assault by strangulation. According to court records: Early Wednesday morning, law enforcement officers were investigating a...
August 22, 2008 - 12:00am
Man charged with DWI
Stephen Neil Christensen, 51, of 189 Northland Estates, Jamestown, N.D., has been charged in Becker County District Court with first-degree DWI, .08 or more, and first-degree DWI, both felonies. He is also charged with driving after his license was canceled, a gross misdemeanor. At...
August 22, 2008 - 12:00am
August 20, 2008
Sauer defeats Vincelli in title match with 15-foot putt on playoff hole
Throughout the week of the Pine to Palm Seniors bracket play, Joe Sauer's only struggle came in his putting. But irony reared its head in full swing Sunday, as Sauer's weakness became his savior. Sauer sunk a 15-foot birdie putt on the first playoff hole to take the Seniors...
August 20, 2008 - 12:00am
August 15, 2008
Pain has to be dealt with
"When I am emotionally upset, I clean my house from top to bottom," said my friend. Another added, "In my case, I bake up a storm." It is interesting to observe how different people handle stress. This week, I had the opportunity to see how some individuals face bad news and cope...
August 15, 2008 - 12:00am
August 13, 2008
City in negotiations with railroad over Whistle-Free Zone crossings
The three BNSF railroad crossings through Detroit Lakes are still scheduled for Whistle Free Zone status, but the city is having some contract issues with the railroad in the mean time. City Administrator Bob Louiseau said everything physically that needs to be done for the Whistle...
August 13, 2008 - 12:00am
Woman charged with stabbing in chin
Catherine Marie Sinn, 42, of 215 Barbara Ave, No. 12, Detroit Lakes has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony second-degree assault with a dangerous weapon. According to court records: On Aug. 1 Detroit Lakes police were called to the Northside Bar on a report...
August 13, 2008 - 12:00am