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Mary Hendrickson appears to have won the race for Becker County auditor-treasurer, leading Darin Halvorson 61 percent to 39 percent with about two-thirds of the precincts reporting Tuesday evening.
With 33 of 48 precincts reporting Tuesday evening, Becker County Sheriff’s Sgt. Todd Glander was leading State Trooper Tim Clements 56 percent to 44 percent in the race for Becker County sheriff.
Incumbent Becker County Commissioner Ben Grimsley has been re-elected to a four-year term, defeating challenger Mark Hagedorn 1,129 votes to 1,027 votes. Grimsley, first elected two years ago, represents District 2 on the Becker County Board.
Incumbent G.L. Tucker went down to defeat in the Detroit Lakes Ward 3 race for city council.
A Detroit Lakes teen was hurt in a two-vehicle broadside accident Saturday night east of Detroit Lakes on Highway 34. The State Patrol says just before 11:30 p.m.
In the House 4B race, which includes Detroit Lakes and the townships of Lakeview, Lake Eunice and Cormorant, long-time DFL incumbent Paul Marquart of Dilworth is facing Republican newcomer Jared...
Two people were injured in a two-vehicle collision on Highway 10 east of Perham Friday evening. Dillon L. McFadzen, 19, of Frazee and Darla M. Tucker, 28, of Fingal, N.D. both suffered non-life-threatening injuries, according to the State Patrol. Tucker was driving a 1998 Jeep Cherokee south on Otter Tail County Road 80. McFadzen was a passenger in the Jeep, which failed to yield to an oncoming vehicle while crossing Highway 10. The Jeep was struck by a 2000 Dodge Neon that was eastbound on Highway 10.
David Sobieski says he is a moderate Democrat in the Collin Peterson mode, a pragmatic, common-sense, pro-life, gun-rights candidate. The DFLer lives in Butler Township, across the Becker County line...
Minnesota Rep. Steve Green isn’t making any promises. Green, a Republican from Fosston who was first elected in 2012, has come under fire for not supporting local bonding projects, such...
Brenda Eidenschink of rural Detroit Lakes stays busy between her two jobs — running the business side of B&M Electric, the company she co-owns with her husband Mike, and serving as part-time executive officer for the Lake Region Builders Association. She’s been with the Builders Association for four years, and executive officer for the past year. She’s been co-owner of B&M Electric, Inc., for a lot longer than that, since they founded the business in 1991. Brenda handles the paperwork side of the business, while Mike handles the electrical work. “We started with just Mike a