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How to avoid the dreaded long TSA lines
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Social Security benefits are calculated the same way for men, women
Wirth graduates at military academy
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Local co-op hosts membership picnic
Litte Caesars looking for franchisee
Average MN gas prices dropped 5 cents last week
Avoiding estate mistakes
Award for Minnesota Management and Budget
DCC’s Lakeside to host golf festivities in honor of centennial
The joys of curling and other Olympic pursuits
NLOC’s ‘Annie Get Your Gun’ opens July 28
Movie magic – in your own backyard
Vikingland Band Festival to feature big parade
Petronilla "Patty" Wander
Alice Lenora Gross
Lester R. (Butch) Mosher
Carol M. Linden
Delores Arlene Crane
10 tips for protecting our water
It should be easy to vote, hard to cheat
Classified 911 report ‘very disturbing,’ should be released to the public
MN gains primaries, keeps caucuses
North used to be thata way
Frazee woman nabs record sturgeon
How to hook, use leeches and crawlers
These two birds are way easier to hear than see
Fine fishing so far in MN
Northwest MN Fishing Report
June Summer Scene
Biking becoming bigger with area trails
Get out and golf
Find ‘refuge’ from hectic life at wildlife sanctuary
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
May 20, 2015
Lake Park’s Klondike Farm achieves century status
The Klondike Family Farm of rural Lake Park is one of 222 farms in Minnesota that have been awarded Century Farm status for 2015. It is the only Becker County nominee on the list this year. Also making the list from this area are the Holl Farm in rural Waubun, Mahnomen County;...
May 20, 2015 - 8:06am
May 6, 2015
Bills rolling in for LP elevator clean-up
After the Lake Park elevator went up in flames April 27, the county, which has owned the tax forfeited land since 2014, is looking at how quickly...
May 6, 2015 - 11:00am
May 4, 2015
Teen injured in Highway 10 crash near Lake Park
A Ulen girl was taken to the Detroit Lakes Hospital after losing control of her car near Lake Park on Highway 10. According to the State Patrol, around 9:20 p.m. Thursday Chelsie Sakrismo, 16, was westbound on Highway 10 when she lost control, over corrected, and ran off the road,...
News / accidents
May 4, 2015 - 9:20am
April 10, 2015
Families Forever Scholarship awarded
Jessie Swegarden has been chosen as the recipient of the Lake Park-Audubon Families Forever Scholarship winner. Jessie will receive a $1,000...
Life / wave
April 10, 2015 - 5:45am
April 5, 2015
Oh Lordy, it’s a girls night out; Lake Park ladies to hold event
A few Lake Park ladies are setting the stage for the annual “Girl’s Night Out” in Lake Park. The small town soiree designed around the fairer of the sexes is Friday, April 10from 5 to 9 p.m. “It’s just a good opportunity to get together on a Friday night; it’s something...
April 5, 2015 - 5:00am
April 2, 2015
LP clerk elected to state association
Lonnie Neuner, city clerk/treasurer for the City of Lake Park, has been elected as Region I vice president for the Municipal Clerks & Finance...
Business / business briefs
April 2, 2015 - 5:25am
March 20, 2015
ELCA women’s Spring Gathering is April 25
The Spring Gathering for area ELCA women is Saturday, April 25, in Eksjo Lutheran Church in rural Lake Park. Registration is $10 and will be from 8:30-9 a.m., followed by a program and a noon luncheon, which is included in the registration fee. There will be a bible study based...
March 20, 2015 - 5:20am
March 11, 2015
Firefighter pleads not guilty to arson
The Lake Park firefighter accused of setting wildfires last year has pled not guilty after making his first court appearance Monday. Michael Lyn Gullard, 35, is charged with one felony count of wildfire arson; he is being represented by attorney Joe Irby. Investigators say they...
News / crime
March 11, 2015 - 11:00am
February 22, 2015
Fireman accused of setting fires
A Lake Park firefighter is facing arson charges for allegedly setting several grass fires last year. Michael Lyn Gullard, 35, has been summoned to appear in court March 9 to face the felony charges. Fellow Lake Park firefighters started to become suspicious after a sharp increase...
February 22, 2015 - 5:55am
February 11, 2015
Lake Park Council holds off on naming new mayor
With two members of Lake Park’s four-person city council having put their hats in the ring for the position of mayor, it was up to the remaining two council members to make a decision on the appointment — and one of them called in sick prior to Monday night’s meeting. Both...
February 11, 2015 - 11:45am
Lake Park man facing theft, card fraud charges
A Lake Park man made his first court appearance after being accused of stealing a purse out of a parked car and using the woman’s credit cards. Jaiman Wesley Thibodeau, 18, is charged with felony financial transaction card fraud after an in incident that happened July 31. According...
News / crime
February 11, 2015 - 11:15am
January 14, 2015
Lake Park seeks applicants for mayor
Following the resignation of controversial Lake Park Mayor Aaron Wittnebel, the city council has decided to appoint a new mayor, rather than hold a special election to fill the position. On Monday, the Lake Park City Council voted unanimously to take applications for the mayor’s...
January 14, 2015 - 1:00pm
December 17, 2014
Struggle in the Holy Land
Jacob Neufeld has done mission trips in the past, building schools and libraries in Jamaica, homes for refugees in Russia, and even community...
December 17, 2014 - 3:00pm
November 21, 2014
A parade of trees: Lake Park to enhance traditional event
The Parade of Trees in Lake Park is “branching out” this year. On the year of the 10th annual fundraiser, the Parade of Trees held at...
entertainment / events
November 21, 2014 - 9:30am
October 25, 2014
Driver flees scene of injury accident near Lake Park
At least one person was left injured and a driver fled the scene after a two-vehicle crash on Highway 10 near Lake Park Friday evening. Judith E. Peterson, 72, of Fargo suffered non-life-threatening injuries in the accident, according to the State Patrol. She was transported to...
News / accidents
October 25, 2014 - 11:45pm