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This spring, lakes should see an earlier ice-off date than in the past
Planning commission passes hotel proposal, council is next
Firefighter battles PTSD
Pre-K teachers may lose business with Gov. Dayton's pre-school proposal
Schools in favor of Gov. Dayton's pre-school proposal if they have space
Big expectations for Laker softball
Chippewa Triathlon accepting registrants
Track teams fifth and sixth at Bemidji
Jernberg, Smith headed to USAG Regionals
DL wrestlers qualify for NYWA state tournament
Pushing the boundaries of her time
Turning back the pages
Grilled lamb chops provide quick, flavorful meal
Earnings limits apply to widow’s benefits
Friends & Neighbors
MN legislature talks Sunday liquor sales
Gas prices take big dip in Minnesota
Microsoft Dynamics Lunch ‘n Learn set
The Lodge receives Chairman’s Award
Good named partner at Pemberton Law
Crisis Center to hold annual banquet
MSUM hosting trio of authors at on-campus events April 13
Watch out for April Fool’s Day at library
Egg decorating class Tuesday at NYM center
Long Lake Theater season starts June 10
Foundations have big impact
Needed: Crash course in open records
Letter: Some lake officials push back against ‘aggressive’ DNR stocking of muskie
Question was a deal-breaker
Help for problem gamblers
Six of top 10 most popular state parks located in northern Minnesota
Signs of spring are all around: From migration to sugaring
Last week to ice fish
Comments sought on proposed deer goals
Governor’s budget would help maintain vitality of Minnesota state parks
Murder mystery at the Holmes
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
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 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
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
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
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
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