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'No one I trust more' than Lt. Gov. Smith in U.S.Senate, Dayton says
Blowback over proposed wind turbine near Pelican Lake
No need for Obamacare?: Farmers can now get group insurance through their co-ops
'Christmas miracle at the mall': Free sleigh rides in DL interrupted by spooked horse, no injuries result
Crime & accidents
Yellowjackets earn conference win over Hornets
Laker wrestlers impressive in win over Bemidji
Laker basketball teams split at TRF
Hallisey scores twice in Mid-State victory over Panthers
Lakers grab first place in the Mid-State
LP-A Elementary recognized for achieving positive student outcomes
Snappy side: Festive Pomegranate Salad sure to shine on holiday menu
Social Security supports veterans, active duty military personnel
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Gov. Dayton proclaims 'Acts of Kindness Week' statewide
friends & neighbors
Jobs aplenty: Becker County's unemployment rate is lowest it's been in decades
Fuel cost down 2.6 cents last week
Essentia Health Oak Crossing Nursing Home in Detroit Lakes is one of the best in the nation
Sanford Health acquires stake in German hospital system
Under construction: A number of local businesses are undergoing improvements in the area
'Rock & Roll Christmas' returns to DL's Holmes Theatre on Dec. 14
Dallas Holm to perform at The Refuge in DL this Sunday
'Winter Harvest' is in: New commemorative book on ice harvesting to be launched Saturday at BC Museum
'A date which will live in infamy': Remembering the attack on Pearl Harbor
'New Standards' for holiday tradition: Show coming to Holmes Theatre this Friday breaks the seasonal mold
Tom & Bertha
Robert and Marilynn Halverson
Sarah Ruth (Benson) Cheshire
Rosalynn "Rose" Bekkerus
Beatrice M. Mertens
Thomas Anthony "Tom" Kubat
John Reed King
Updated: Winona LaDuke column: With Franken, Dems threw out baby with the bathwater
Making the most of Minnesota apprenticeships
Letter: It is what it is--Trump won the election
Lynn Hummel column: Mind your own business
Guest Editorial: Here's how to beat the holiday blues
Blane Klemek column: Classic or modern, snowshoes are lots of fun
Brad Laabs column:Changes coming for northern pike fishing
Extremely rare Canada lynx spotted in northern Minnesota forest
Wild turkeys present hunting challenge
The smart move now is: Stay off the ice!
Welcome to the dark side: Local museum's first 'After Dark' event brings sold-out crowds
His way to Broadway: Minnesota’s De’Lon Grant has made his Broadway debut in ‘Come from Away’
Consume those leafy greens for a healthy body
You've gotta have faith: Christian filmmakers start up business, teaching academy in rural Audubon
My Christmas in Denmark: Different traditions, same feel
pine to palm
Israelson qualifies for U.S. Amateur
Defending champ to skip Pine to Palm for pro pursuits
Pine to Palm: Thursday Spotlight
83rd Pine to Palm
Welle returning to defend Pine to Palm championship
Severe Weather Announcements (1)
May 3, 2017
One student airlifted after school bus crash north of Bemidji
BEMIDJI -- One Bemidji Area Schools student was airlifted and five others removed by ambulance from the scene of school bus accident this morning....
May 3, 2017 - 7:22pm
April 29, 2017
Girl identified who died in apparent drowning in central Minnesota
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. -- A 12-year-old girl died Friday in an apparent drowning in a swampy area between two lakes near here. JaLysa Anne Cook of...
April 29, 2017 - 5:21pm
April 27, 2017
One-car rollover between Perham, New York Mills ends in injury
Road conditions were icy just after 7 a.m. Wednesday when Robert Kyle Wiggins, 38, of New York Mills, lost control of the Trail Blazer he was...
April 27, 2017 - 10:50am
April 14, 2017
Henning comes together to mourn tragic loss of Jacob Quam
On Wednesday afternoon, April 12, players on the Ottertail Central football and Henning basketball teams met in the weight room at Henning High...
April 14, 2017 - 5:36pm
March 2, 2017
UPDATE: Both drivers suffer non-life threatening injuries in yesterday's Highway 59 head-on collision
When two vehicles hit head-on at the intersection of Highway 59 and County Road 6 just after 4 p.m. Wednesday, employees of the County 6 BP &...
March 2, 2017 - 9:40am
February 27, 2017
Man injured in snowmobile crash on Many Point Lake
At approximately 5:20 p.m. Sunday, the Becker County Sheriff's Office responded to a report of a snowmobile crash on Many Point Lake, where Christopher...
February 27, 2017 - 8:49am
February 21, 2017
UPDATE: Detroit Lakes woman identified in fatal train accident
A fatal train-pedestrian accident was reported in Detroit Lakes Saturday evening. The name of the victim and other details were not immediately available. The accident involved a westbound Burlington Northern Santa Fe oil train. Train traffic on the BNSF two-track rail corridor through...
February 21, 2017 - 9:14am
February 7, 2017
'He has a guardian angel,' relative says of toddler who survived head-on crash
DEER CREEK, Minn. — A 2-year-old boy was the only survivor of a head-on crash Sunday, Feb. 5, that killed his mother and another...
February 7, 2017 - 8:56am
Frazee resident accidentally shoots himself in the hip
Frazee resident Jared Hanson, 27, was handling a revolver Monday evening when he accidentally pulled the trigger, causing a bullet to strike his right hip. The Becker County Sheriff's office arrived at the scene just after 7 p.m., and Hanson was transported by EMS to St. Mary's-Essentia...
February 7, 2017 - 8:11am
January 30, 2017
Chevy hits tribal squad car: Icy roads cause injury accidents over the weekend
A car that moved over to give room to a tribal squad car, making a traffic stop on an icy Highway 59, ended up losing control and hitting the squad car Saturday evening—one of two injury accidents that evening on highways in Mahnomen County. The 2014 White Earth Ford Explorer...
January 30, 2017 - 10:51am
January 16, 2017
12 year old injured in snowmobile accident
A 12-year-old male, from Fargo, was injured in a snowmobile accident near Ice Cracking Lake at 2:18 p.m., Jan. 14. The Becker County Sheriff's Office responded to a call stating a snowmobile, driven by the injured 12-year-old, had gone off a trail and hit a tree. The juvenile, who...
January 16, 2017 - 10:50am
January 13, 2017
Henning woman hurt in car-semi crash Thursday
A woman was injured in a car-semi crash about noon Thursday in Deer Creek. Jenna Rae Zerr, 20, of Henning, suffered non-life-threatening injuries and was taken to the Wadena hospital for treatment, according to the State Patrol. She was the driver of a 1998 Chevrolet Lumina that was...
January 13, 2017 - 10:47am
January 11, 2017
Vergas man injured in car-semi crash Tuesday
A Vergas man was injured in car-semi crash Tuesday afternoon on an icy Highway 59 and County Road 17 in Lakeview Township. Marshall Aaron Rach, 37, of Vergas was taken to Essentia St. Mary's Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. He was wearing a seatbelt and his airbag deployed....
January 11, 2017 - 10:00am
January 7, 2017
Injuries reported in pickup-van crash in Detroit Lakes
Three people were injured in a crash at Highway 10 and County Road 54 (the Hidden Hills Road) Friday afternoon. According to the State Patrol, a 1998 Chevy van driven by Michael Bergh, 34, of Lake Park, was westbound on Highway 10 heading into Detroit Lakes. The van was behind a 2012...
January 7, 2017 - 6:11pm
January 2, 2017
Callaway woman hurt in rollover crash on Highway 10
A Callaway woman was injured in a one-vehicle rollover Sunday on Highway 10 near Detroit Lakes. Mary L. Bryngelson, 56, of Callaway was driving a 2003 Chevy Avalanche eastbound on Highway 10 when it drifted off into the right shoulder and she over-corrected, causing the vehicle to...
January 2, 2017 - 3:32pm