DL News Staff
For two seasons, they were the Lakes Digital Image team. This year, the trap shooting squad has come of age at the Becker County Sportsmen's Club. These former junior league shooters are now competing in the adult category under the name Bekkerus-Schott-Johnson CPA. The team is captained by Matt Bruflodt, and shooting very well, in a tie for first place. There are different faces in the club's kitchen each Thursday.
The headline on a Minnesota Deer Hunters Association commentary in the June 4th issue of the Detroit Lakes Tribune was incorrect. It should have read that MDHA does not support a proposed $1 increase in the deer hunting license, which would be used for venison processing. MDHA's executive board opposes the increase because it could open the deer hunting license fee to other non-hunting add-ons, according to MDHA president Dan Splittstoser.
Anglers harvested an estimated 32,500 pounds of walleye and released more than five times that amount in the first three weeks of fishing on Upper Red Lake, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. The lake, which was closed to anglers in 1999 due to low walleye numbers, was reopened this spring under special regulations that allow anglers to keep two walleye.
Yes, you'll soon be able to buy a classy copy of the little rifle carried in World War II. Auto Ordinance, a big sub-contractor, made tens of thousands of the Winchester invention. It was originally intended to arm enlisted personnel who needed a bit more firepower than the Colt 1911 .45-caliber auto pistol. I carried it on the invasion of Sicily and at Salerno, Italy. I liked its 51/2 pounds. The 9 1/2 pound M-l Garand was just a burden, as I shouldered a surveyors transit, or an alidade or a dumpy level, all surveying instruments in our assisting field artillery in the Apennines.
Lakeview Golf Course Junior Golf Tuesday, June 13 7:30 a.m. 18 Hole Boys Nate Bausman Brady Eilertson Rick Hutchinson Jack Dohoney Karter Smith Aaron Singer Tyler Baukol 9 Hole Boys Nate Friesen Ben Gailfus Jacob Johnson Kyle Singer Jed Swenson Michael Herzog 9 & 18 Hole Girls Ashley Friesen Justine Haukebo Carrie Sorenson Andrea Weiss 8:00 a.m. 7 Hole Boys Travis Dorff Austin Eiter Clem Foltz Cody Jordan Steven Labine Austin Meyer Philip Meyer Sam Velde Ben Thompson 5 Hole Boys Brian Clark Christian Hedstrom Jake Hoganson Brandon Johnson John Mollberg
As part of a 20-year program to re-establish lake sturgeon into the Red River basin, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources stocked 220,000 lake sturgeon fry into the Red Lake and Roseau rivers in May. The DNR purchased "eyed" eggs from the Rainy River First Nations fish hatchery in Emo, Ontario. The eggs, which are partially developed fish embryos with developed eyes, were transported to the DNR fish hatchery in Detroit Lakes.
A Rochert man was sentenced to 98 months in prison Wednesday in Becker County District Court. Eric Ryan Bergstrom, 24, of 39909 County Road 12, was sentenced for felony second-degree controlled substance crime. He was pulled over in Detroit Lakes Aug.
It's official, says mall manager Dawn Olson -- White Drug is now open in the Washington Square Mall. "The pharmacy, general merchandise, greeting cards and photo lab continue as before," added Olson. "New are the expanded digital photo kiosks. Stop by today and check out their fresh, clean, new look." Regis Salon also made a splash at the mall last weekend when the recently renovated salon officially re-opened Friday, June 2, at 9 a.m. with an updated and modern look of its own.
Drawing on over 20 years of local retail expertise, the Red Willow has ventured into new territory -- the kitchen. With shelves organized like a well-stocked pantry and colorful Le Creuset bake ware in shades of red, yellow, blue and mauve, the Red Willow in Detroit Lakes has added a culinary twist to its regular line of gift shop wares. Now carrying food, cookware, cutlery and kitchen gadgets, the Red Willow is ready to add a little zip to area kitchens cooks' prowess.
The Becker County Horse Posse had its first call to action. Six members from Detroit Lakes and Frazee assisted June 3-4 in the search of a three-year-old girl missing at Minot, N.D. The Ward County (N.D.) Sheriff's Department asked for individual horse riders and horse posses to assist a combined law enforcement effort in three Ward County townships. Becker County Sheriff Tim Gordon, who organized the county's Horse Posse two years ago, said he was asked by one of the squad leaders, Darwin Nundahl, if posse members could participate. Nundahl heard about Ward County's request in a newsp