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Area football teams complete regular season play
Defense and a varied rushing attack give Lakers seventh win of the season
Roth runner-up at Creighton Classic
Lakers finish regular season with 17th victory
McCulloch all-time winningest football coach at Valley City State
'Stash your Ash'; Detroit Lakes ALC students bring awareness about cigarette butt pollution
Slice of the ice; Lakes Curling Club gears up for new season
An ode to my team
Seaberg turns 80
Lindens to celebrate 40th anniversary
Friends & Neighbors
A 'Midwest' mural; Artist paints a Minnesota-inspired mural on Midwest Printing building
Average MN gas prices down for October
WCI receives Responsive Philanthropy Award
Kreuger joins staff at Midwest Bank
Saying goodbye to Goodman's
The great debate: Apple or pumpkin? Holy Rosary volunteers already taking orders for annual pie sale
National Cat Day is Oct. 29!
'Bat Masks of Mexico'; Exhibit opens Monday at ‘The W’ coffee shop in Warren
St. Andrew's Society to host Scottish dinner Nov. 5
Museum's Barn Raising Bash' set for Oct. 29
Marylou F. Chromy
Douglas H. Meyer
Mavis L. Nelson
Toxic Trump? For first time in more than 50 years, Forum Communications declines to endorse Republican nominee
Republicans using fantasies and falsehoods to attack DFLers on MNsure
Constitutional Amendment will be on the ballot on Nov. 8.
Buboltz' say Skoe, Eken and Marquart are strong leaders for this area
Should I stay or should I go? Hurricane forces tough decisions
Don't be fooled: Cold water doesn't mean lethargic fish
Mouse invasion is about finding food, warm place to nest
Whether you call it timberdoodle or woodcock, it's a great Minnesota bird
Special deer hunting season opens Thursday for youth with adult mentors
Explore the possibilities: New online tool helps find public hunting land
Ben Affleck's 'The Accountant' Dominates with $24.7 Million
Puppies saved from high-kill Texas shelter look for DL homes
A surprising celebration: DL's LuAnn Porter honored for 25 years with United Way
Three years and counting: DL family opens up about adoption struggles
Fired up for hunting season; Local Sportsman’s Clubs have their sights set on you
Pine to Palm
Hawley man's body pulled from Buffalo River
A 66-year-old man's body was pulled from the Buffalo River in Hawley on Sunday morning, about two hours after family members reported him missing, the city's police chief said. Chief Ernest Rhodes identified the deceased as James L. Johnson of Hawley. (Rhodes earlier said Johnson...
November 23, 2008 - 12:00am
November 18, 2008
Fargo firefighter who died while hunting was jokester, serious professional
Anytime someone pulled a practical joke at the Fargo Fire Department, Dan Stetz was the go-to suspect. But when a call came in for help, Stetz...
November 18, 2008 - 12:00am
November 12, 2008
Hunter found dead near Akeley on Tuesday died of medical condition
PARK RAPIDS. - A medical condition caused the death of a 45-year-old man found next to his deer stand near Akeley on Tuesday, Hubbard County Sheriff Gary Mills said. Mills said an initial autopsy report indicates Aaron Yund, of Columbia Heights, Minn., died from acute coronary thrombus...
November 12, 2008 - 4:00pm
October 31, 2008
Body of missing Remer man found
The Cass County Sheriff's Office reports that authorities have found the body of Wilfred Kolden, 64, of Remer. The body was found by ground searchers just after 9 a.m. this morning, according to a news release from Cass County. His pickup was recovered Wednesday about 6 miles east...
October 31, 2008 - 12:00am
October 27, 2008
Bertha woman dies in head-on crash
A 58-year-old Bertha woman died as a result of a two-vehicle crash Tuesday morning, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. Brenda S. Dvorak was killed when her southbound 1987 Ford Escort collided with a northbound 1996 Chevy pickup driven by Jason R. Nelson, 29, of Eagle Bend....
October 27, 2008 - 12:00am
October 11, 2008
DL man dies in head-on collision
A Detroit Lakes man was killed in a head-on collision with a semi tractor-trailer Friday afternoon on Highway 59 three miles north of Waubun. Gary A. Austad, 59, was driving a 2004 Dodge Dakota pickup truck northbound on Highway 59 when it crossed the center line and collided with...
October 11, 2008 - 12:00am
October 2, 2008
One dead in Polk County car accident
FOSSTON - One person died and two others were hospitalized after a two-vehicle accident early today in Polk County, the Minnesota State Patrol said. A 1985 Pontiac sedan driving westbound on County Road 41 failed to yield to a 2009 Volvo, resulting in the collision, the patrol said. The...
October 2, 2008 - 12:00am
September 22, 2008
Minn. woman dies after falling off motorcycle in Avon
A Mankato woman died after falling off a motorcycle and being hit by several vehicles Sunday on Interstate 94 near Avon, the Minnesota State Patrol said. Kristin Gluth, 25, was a passenger on the motorcycle traveling eastbound near Avon about 8:30 p.m. when she fell off onto the...
September 22, 2008 - 12:00am
August 29, 2008
Tribune Editorial: Duncan death penalty decision was justified
No matter where you stand on the death penalty, it's difficult not to applaud a jury's decision that child murderer Joseph Duncan III should be put to death. The move was apparently as close as it can come to a no-brainer for federal jurors in Boise, Idaho -- who took just three...
August 29, 2008 - 12:00am
August 19, 2008
Sheriff identifies Glyndon man who died after vehicle plunged into ditch; driver returning home from work when he crashed
· UPDATED 12:43 p.m. GLYNDON, Minn.
August 19, 2008 - 12:00am
August 17, 2008
Lake Park man held in fatal ATV crash
A Lake Park man was arrested today in connection with the death of another Lake Park man in a all-terrain vehicle crash earlier in the day. The Becker County Sheriff's Department was called to the scene of the crash on County Road 1 south of Lake Park about 3:13 this morning. According...
August 17, 2008 - 12:00am
August 7, 2008
Long time business owner dies
Longtime business owner Donna Nester passed away suddenly early Monday morning. The former Marquee Gift Shop proprietor co-owned the business with Kay Larson for 29 years. Larson said Tuesday that Nester had worked for the former owners since she was in high school, and would...
August 7, 2008 - 12:00am
August 5, 2008
One dead in rollover accident in Mahnomen County
One person is dead after a rollover accident Tuesday morning in Mahnomen County, the Minnesota State Patrol said. A 1992 Oldsmobile Cutlass Ciera was eastbound on State Highway 200 about 8:04 a.m. when the vehicle went into the ditch, vaulted over County Road 131 and rolled several...
August 5, 2008 - 1:30pm
Lake George woman dies in ATV crash
PARK RAPIDS - A Lake George woman died Sunday from injuries she received in a four-wheeler accident Saturday evening on County Road 4 south of Lake George. Carol Robin Spry, 50, died after losing control of the ATV she was driving down a washed out hill, the Hubbard County Sheriff's...
August 5, 2008 - 10:00am
July 31, 2008
No charges planned in teen's death
No charges are expected in the death of a young Wisconsin woman during a music festival near Detroit Lakes, Minn., last week, said Becker County Sheriff Tim Gordon. Gordon said if something such as alcohol is involved, it would be impossible to determine where it came from, given...
July 31, 2008 - 9:15am