Skip to main content
Detroit Lakes Online
Home and Sport Show set for next weekend in DL
'Nowhere to Lay Their Heads': March 25 forum at Ecumen turns spotlight on homelessness
Man reported missing from the Cormorant area
Local agencies team up to fight elder abuse
AgweekTV: Eyes on the Ears
Tappe finishes career at Northern State
North Central All-Star basketball games looking for players
Nielsen third in shot put for Gophers in outdoors opener
Barnesville rallies around football coach after stroke
Huskers sixth, Smith ninth, at Clover Cup
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
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
Here's what's coming to lakes area this month
Kenneth "Bud" Koenig
Eugene M. Roerick
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
April 24, 2013
Men charged with burglarizing Wolf Lake Liquor Store, caught on video
Two area men have been charged with second degree burglary in connection with a March 29 break-in at the Wolf Lake Liquor Store. Nicholas Wallace Johnson, 22, of Hawley, and Chase Dillon Bailie, 19, of Glyndon, both made their first appearances last week in Becker County District...
April 24, 2013 - 12:00pm
March 25, 2013
20 cows killed in barn roof collapse
About 55 firefighters from five different area fire departments rescued dozens of cows that were trapped under a collapsed roof last Friday morning....
March 25, 2013 - 1:00pm
September 5, 2012
Fire destroys Wolf Lake home, two outbuildings
A Wolf Lake home was destroyed by fire on Saturday. The Wolf Lake Fire Department, with mutual aid from Carsonville firefighters, responded to the fire at the house and two outbuildings property owned by Todd Nelson, about a mile and a half north of Wolf Lake. Wolf Lake Fire Chief...
September 5, 2012 - 12:01pm
August 15, 2012
This Week in Entertainment
Wednesday, Aug. 15 THEATER Jasper's Theatre: 3 to 5:15 p.m., Jasper's Theatre, Highway 34 East, Park Rapids. Music, magic and comedy family show; call for ticket prices. Info: 218-237-4333. MISCELLANEOUS Wild Wednesday: 10 a.m., Tamarac National Wildlife Refuge, 35704...
August 15, 2012 - 9:37am
Miss Wolf Lake Pageant set Friday
The 29th Annual Wolf Lake Harvest Festival gets underway this Friday, Aug. 17 with the Miss Wolf Lake Pageant, which gets underway at 7 p.m....
August 15, 2012 - 9:28am
August 8, 2012
Crime and Accidents
The following items were taken from reports at the Detroit Lakes Police Department and Becker County Sheriff's Department: Tuesday, July 3 1 At 8:50 a.m. a 16-foot open trailer was reported stolen from the 1100 block of Eighth Street S.E. At 10:33 a.m. animal control in...
August 8, 2012 - 9:26am
July 25, 2012
Crime and Accidents
The following items were taken from reports at the Detroit Lakes Police Department and Becker County Sheriff's Office. Wednesday, July 18 At 1:39 a.m. a resident on the 26000 block of Beaver Trail, White Earth, reported a man was acting erratically and trying to get into...
July 25, 2012 - 11:05am
January 15, 2011
Wolf Lake to celebrate Winter Fest Feb. 19
WOLF LAKE -- It was one day between five and six years ago that John Aho, his wife and their youngest son were sitting around their kitchen table,...
January 15, 2011 - 8:00am
February 26, 2010
Wolf Lake raises reward for warming house vandalism
The Becker County Sheriff's Office and the Wolf Lake community are still looking for information leading to the person(s) responsible for the Wolf Lake Sliding Hill warming house vandalism. The Wolf Lake Lions Club and the community of Wolf Lake have raised their reward to $1,500...
February 26, 2010 - 5:11pm
January 12, 2010
Sheriff's Office seeking public's help in Wolf Lake warming house vandalism
The Becker County Sheriff's Office is seeking the public's help with information related to vandalism that took place at the Wolf Lake sledding hill warming house. The vandalism was reported on Dec. 28, with the warming house damaged intensively. The Wolf Lake Lions Club and the...
January 12, 2010 - 12:59pm
October 21, 2009
Wolf Lake propane leak causes evacuation of several homes
A propane leak at the Cenex Coop Sampo station in Wolf Lake caused the evacuation of several homes Tuesday morning. Wolf Lake Fire Chief Bret Anderson said the leak occurred around 11:30 a.m. when an employee at the station at 132 W. Johnson St. was trying to replace a valve on...
October 21, 2009 - 2:44pm
August 12, 2009
Wolf Lake's Harvest Fest is this weekend
The 26th annual Wolf Lake Harvest Festival is scheduled for Friday, Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 14-16. The festivities begin with the Miss Wolf...
August 12, 2009 - 12:53pm
March 20, 2009
Wolf Lake proves to be a generous pack of Lions
Over the past 25 years, Wolf Lake Lions have given over half million dollars in donations to various causes. One of the first major projects...
March 20, 2009 - 4:23pm
March 2, 2009
Authorities identify two people who died in garage fire in Wolf Lake
WOLF LAKE - The Ramsey County Medical Examiner's office has identified two people who died in a fire Friday in a modified garage in rural Becker County. Gregory Scott Tabatt, 37, and Denise Dawn Beito, 37, both of Goodridge, died in the fire reported at 1:24 a.m. near the village...
March 2, 2009 - 10:05am
February 27, 2009
Two dead in garage fire
Two people are dead after a garage fire was reported early Friday morning in eastern Becker County. A nearby resident reported a structure fire located near the intersection of Becker County Highway 40 and Becker County Road 119 at 1:24 a.m. on Friday. Upon arrival, Wolf Lake...
February 27, 2009 - 1:25pm