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DL man sentenced for animal cruelty
Murder suspect bludgeoned Otter Tail County mother, son with pipe wrench, charges say
County museum abloom with events this weekend
Commemorating the one-room schoolhouse: Museum seeks stories, photos, info on country schools for upcoming book
'The Ash Girl': DLHS's spring play offers darker take on familiar fairy tale
Vikings open season at home against 49ers, have four nationally televised games
Raiders down Patriots late in season-opening victory
Summit to address football concerns in Minnesota
Gorden to be inducted to MHSGCA Hall of Fame
Nordick selected as new Park Rapids Activities Director, head football coach
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
Parent company of Herberger's could be headed for liquidation
Detroit Lakes couple forced to spend extra $2,000 on flights home after being stranded in Mexico by Sun Country
Peterson: Work mandate for food stamps imperils next farm bill
Arvig to boost workforce by 160
Ketter joins Mid-Minnesota as DL branch manager
Special music event coming to DL library April 24
What's coming up for arts and entertainment around the region
What's new in arts and entertainment around the region
Crawling with creativity: Detroit Lakes' 2nd Annual Art Crawl set for April 19-21
Stories sought for new musical set in Otter Tail County
Merle R. Meyer
George B. Scarborough
Family of slain child says multiple people called Otter Tail County social services
Letter: Help make these school projects community plans
Letter: Thumbs up to all you snowplow drivers
Letter: An alternative DL school building plan
Divided loyalties--don't be quick to judge
Ice-out shaping up to be late: Brutally cold April will impact May fishing opener
Wild turkey a success story in Minnesota
Snowy start to steelhead season: Despite snowstorm, Brule River anglers turn out for opener
Now is the time to clean, repair your birdhouses
Let's bring back the fishing pier at Dunton Locks
Getting ahead of the curve: Cancer rehab in DL helps patients get back into life
'We'll strive to be fair': Two of Becker County’s top legal eagles talk about upcoming judgeships
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
Letter: Ice palace co-chairs thank the community
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
March 9, 2017
Here comes da bus: State may pay for new county transit bus, service to Lake Park, Audubon
If all goes well, Becker County will soon be the proud owner of a new 20-passenger transit bus, five new Armer radios for its transit system,...
March 9, 2017 - 9:00am
February 25, 2017
Audubon man charged with felony burglary
James Thomas Hildreth, 57, of 635 Sixth St., Audubon has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony burglary. According to court records, on Feb. 27 he and a woman allegedly broke into a storage unit in Detroit Lakes and stole about $5,320 worth of goods. The owner found...
February 25, 2017 - 1:00pm
Three Moorhead men charged with robbing Orton's in Audubon
Three Moorhead men have been charged with felony first-degree aggravated robbery for allegedly robbing the Orton's convenience store in Audubon. They are: Steven James Golden, 22, of 1915 16th Ave. S. Apt. 23, Moorhead; John Willard Greywind Jr., 22, of 3001 19th St. No. 104, Moorhead;...
February 25, 2017 - 11:24am
February 23, 2017
Meyhoff to celebrate '80 years of blessings'
Please join the family of Evonne Bien Meyhoff in celebrating her 80th birthday on Saturday, Feb. 25 from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Church of the Living...
February 23, 2017 - 5:00pm
February 17, 2017
Two hurt in crash on Highway 10 near DL Friday
Two men were injured in a collision Friday morning on Highway 10 near Detroit Lakes Mark Leroy Schiffner, 48 of Audubon and William Robert Esterby, 27, of Detroit Lakes both suffered non-life-threatening injuries, according to the State Patrol. Neither was transported to a hospital....
February 17, 2017 - 12:57pm
February 14, 2017
Officers make arrests minutes after Valentine’s morning robbery at Orton’s
A clerk at Orton’s Convenience Store in Audubon reported being robbed by two males wielding knives just after 1 a.m. on Valentine’s Day. The clerk was not injured, but the males fled the scene with an undetermined amount of cash and various convenience store goods, according to...
February 14, 2017 - 11:11am
January 13, 2017
You've gotta have faith: Christian filmmakers start up business, teaching academy in rural Audubon
Ever since they were kids, Hannah Kenney and Andrew Bartlett have loved making movies. "Me and my brothers watched a lot of Roy Rogers and Andy...
January 13, 2017 - 11:42am
January 6, 2017
Audubon man sentenced for felony terroristic threats
Anthony Paul Morey, 36, of Box 423, Audubon, has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony terroristic threats — reckless disregard for risk. A felony second-degree burglary charge and two misdemeanor domestic abuse charges were dropped in a plea agreement. According...
January 6, 2017 - 6:00pm
January 1, 2017
Perlmutter on Carthage dean's list
Carthage College in Kenosha, Wis., has named Tanisha Perlmutter of Audubon to its dean's list for academic excellence during the fall 2016 semester. Dean's list honors are accorded to Carthage students who achieve a 3.5 grade-point average while carrying at least 14 credit hours during...
January 1, 2017 - 3:00pm
December 21, 2016
LP-A superintendent receives "exemplary" review: Outgoing board members Anderson, Bjerken honored for service
The Lake Park-Audubon School Board had nothing but praise for LP-A School District Superintendent Dale Hogie at the conclusion of a closed-session evaluation of his performance during Monday night's board meeting in Lake Park. LP-A Board Chairman Bryan Anderson said that Hogie had...
December 21, 2016 - 6:30pm
November 26, 2016
Crime and accidents
Wednesday, Nov. 9 At 11:01 a.m. a phone and an e-cigarette were stolen from a motor vehicle while it was parked beside Jimmy John's. At 12:12 p.m. a caller reported items had been taken from a motor vehicle while it was parked at the Detroit Lakes Public Library. At 1:39 p.m. a caller...
November 26, 2016 - 9:44am
November 5, 2016
Audubon puts its city-owned liquor store up for sale
The city of Audubon is putting its liquor store up for sale after it recorded a loss of $10,178 last year—the eighth straight year of losses....
November 5, 2016 - 5:21am
October 26, 2016
Twin wind turbines will be turning in Audubon
The city of Audubon stands to make some risk-free money off a wind turbine-solar energy project that will be built on city land in June. The...
October 26, 2016 - 11:29am
October 23, 2016
LP-A School Board candidate forum set for Wednesday
The polls in the Lake Park-Audubon School District are going to be a busy place come Tuesday, Nov. 8, as nine candidates are vying for five open...
October 23, 2016 - 5:38am
October 19, 2016
The unsuspecting victims: pets dying from mouse infestation
It appears family pets are the turning out to be the big victims in the excessive rodent problem that hit lakes country this fall. At least one...
October 19, 2016 - 8:49am