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Woman sentenced for ramming pickup, fleeing police officer
'Change in 24' raises funds for patients battling cancer
Charge dismissed against teen who left fake bomb in Peoples Park
'In Spite of Heroin': Area mom pens book about surviving twin sons’ addictions
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Lakers rout Rebels in season-opener
Thielen paved the way for fellow MSU-Mankato alumnus
Raiders, Greyhounds to meet for Fosston holiday title
Offensive woes continue for Laker girls
Pelican Rapids completes sweep at Frazee
Want to be a snowbird?: Here’s what you should know before ‘taking flight’
In search of cultural identity in a new country
Establishing an early homestead in Becker County (Part 2 of 3)
Reacting the christian way
Friends & Neighbors
Average MN gas prices up 5 cents
Styles on Willow has a new hair stylist
Essentia Health welcomes family medicine physician in Park Rapids
Is your sewer skewered?: Local man designs system to prevent frozen sewer vents
Essentia Health welcomes orthopedic surgeon in Detroit Lakes
Meet author Jerry Mevissen Sunday in Wadena
Bus trip to see Takei's 'Allegiance' on Tuesday, Dec. 13: One-night-only screening of Broadway play about Japanese-Americans’ ordeal during World War II to be held at West Acres Cinema
The power of music: Christmas Sing-Along fundraiser set for Sunday at Holmes Theatre
Grace Lutheran to host Holiday Vendor Fair
'World's best tribute to young Elvis' comes to Detroit Lakes Saturday
Diana Lynn Aker
Robert Alfred (Bob) Anderson
Helen C. Erickson
Eugene (Gene) A. Nelson
Melvin Martin Goodman
Pipeline protesters in ND win Pyrrhic victory
Mourning a friend who survived Pearl Harbor--and helped win WWII
Guest editorial: Don't ditch local businesses this Christmas
Does penalizing airlines for customer service infractions do any good?
Don't curse the clouds, they have surprising benefits
December is a good month for pheasant hunting
Towering trees of Itasca Park are from a bygone age
It's December, bring on the ice fishing!
This is the time to go after trophy muskies
Wanted: More deer hunters in Minnesota
Men's Chorus Christmas concert set Sunday in Pelican Rapids
An explosion of everything Christmas: Detroit Lakes woman creates holiday wonderland in her home
MN children's book author coming to DLCCC Thursday
Tuxes & Tails: Rescued dogs, tuxedo’d handlers to strut their stuff on the runway this coming Friday
'An Andy and Bing Christmas': Former NFL player to bring classic Christmas show to DL
Pine to Palm
September 3, 2010
A Shanley stunner
DETROIT LAKES - "Don't fix what is not broken." That's the old adage the Shanley football team lived by late in the game against Detroit Lakes...
September 3, 2010 - 11:33pm
June 11, 2010
Daggett finishes prep career as an all-stater in high jump
ST. PAUL - It was an appropriate ending to a great high school career for Frazee senior Hannah Daggett. In each of the last three years Daggett...
June 11, 2010 - 7:40pm
February 26, 2010
Perham gymnasts claim seventh-consecutive Class 1A state championship
MINNEAPOLIS - Number seven is now in the history books. The legend of the Perham gymnastics team has grown and has added yet another chapter...
February 26, 2010 - 6:24pm
February 9, 2010
Flood watch: Fargo-Moorhead snowfall, moisture on pace with last year
The 8.3 inches of snow that fell in recent days on Fargo-Moorhead means the area now confronts a moisture base very similar to a year ago. As of Monday, Fargo had received 44.9 inches of snow this winter, slightly higher than the 44.7 inches at this time last year. The recent heavy...
February 9, 2010 - 8:28am
Police identify Fargo man who fatally shot himself while walking along busy street
FARGO - Police released the name of a Fargo man who killed himself Saturday after approaching an officer while carrying a gun. Barclay Thomas Lesher, 53, shot himself shortly before 1 p.m. Saturday while in the 100 block of 25th Street South. Lesher approached a policeman who had...
February 9, 2010 - 8:23am
January 11, 2009
Montana man hospitalized in stabbing at Moorhead I-94 rest area
A Roman, Mont., man remains hospitalized at Innovis Medical Center in Fargo after being attacked at the Moorhead I-94 rest area eon Sunday afternoon....
January 11, 2009 - 12:00am
December 26, 2008
Area cities take LGA hits, brace for the the worst
Cities across Minnesota are still feeling the sting of a pre-holiday announcement from Governor Tim Pawlenty that, on average, their final December aid payments of the year will be cut by 22 percent. As reported earlier this week, Detroit Lakes is among those affected, with a $142,000...
December 26, 2008 - 12:00am
September 24, 2008
Two area farms participating in alpaca tour
The fifth annual Alpacas of Minnesota Farm Tour will be held Friday and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. More than 50 member farms of Alpacas of Minnesota will open their farms to the public. This is a once-a-year opportunity for the public to visit alpaca farms in their area to...
September 24, 2008 - 12:00am
August 29, 2008
Unusually cool summer caused turnover in some area lakes
Have you noticed that the shallow areas of lakes (20 ft deep or less) look murkier and/or greener this week compared to the past couple weeks? The nighttime temperatures in the low 50s last weekend combined with 30+ mph winds caused many of the small, shallow area lakes to turnover....
August 29, 2008 - 12:00am
Area QDMA holds first ever banquet
The newly formed Mid-Minnesota branch of the Quality Deer Management Association (QDMA) held its first banquet on Aug. 2, at the Cormorant Lakes Sportsman's Club, south of Audubon. The event kicked off at 3 p.m. with the 115 members who attended the event receiving a gift bag valued...
August 29, 2008 - 12:00am
August 20, 2008
Area vet weighs in on animal cruelty case
When the sheriff asked Perham veterinarian Dr. Bill Rose to review the file on accused animal abuse suspect Kathy Jo Bauck, he wasn't surprised. "I've been to court (regarding the suspect) before," said Rose.
August 20, 2008 - 12:00am
August 15, 2008
Area lakes battle invasive plants
The sight on the shores of Detroit Lake is all one needs to get a picture of the problem of aquatic invasive species in the region. Besides being an eyesore, lake associations and lakeshore property owners have to cope with the problem of managing flowering rush and other problem...
August 15, 2008 - 12:00am
August 8, 2008
Area crops need more growing degree days to reach maturity
With the late start to the growing season, most of the full season crops grown in our area of the Minnesota will need some warm days and especially warm nights to reach maturity. Extending the frost-free growing season this fall would certainly be helpful. As of Aug. 4, Growing...
August 8, 2008 - 12:00am
May 26, 2008
DNR battles blaze east of Pinewood
Rising temperatures and wind gusts continue to fan conditions for wildfires in the Bemidji area. The state Department of Natural Resources Wildfire Information Center reported 15 active wildfires in its Bemidji Area on Saturday, including one which developed along the pipeline east...
May 26, 2008 - 12:00am
March 30, 2008
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March 30, 2008 - 12:00am