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A Fergus Falls City Council member and Minnesota State University Moorhead instructor is dead after a high speed chase from police in Otter Tail County Monday evening. Timothy Rundquist, 62,...
One Detroit Lakes area man is making it his mission to explore Becker County in an unusual way. “My goal is to walk every single public road in the county,” said Lowell Deede, who lives just north of Floyd Lake. “I think it’s great exercise, a great way to see the county, and I think it would be quite an accomplishment if I can finish.
When the mission of the Compassion House changed from men over to women and children, executive director Lynette Price thought she’d have until sometime in January to prepare. What she didn’t expect when the news broke earlier this month, was the response. “We had mothers show up at our door who were in desperate situations, and we just knew that they couldn’t be turned away — we had to make it work,” said Price, who despite the fact that not much staff had been hired, scrambled to get things in place for the families. Price says they are going to cap it off at four mothers and nine c
2015 is only days away, and for those looking to ring in the New Year family-style, there are a few different options in Detroit Lakes. DLCCC
Detroit Mountain hasn’t been in operation since 2003, meaning skiing has not yet been a significant part of their lives the way it was for many adults who grew up here. That’s about to change, and when mountain management began creating the master plan to re-open, they did so with the smallest skiers in mind. “For kids, we have quite an extensive learn-to-ski program,” said Shelly Stowman, who is heading up the Ski School programs. Stowman says children are the best students and tend to catch on quickly because they often lack the one thing that holds adults back. “They don’t have
But those beautiful trails are much like veins that lead straight to the heart — and at this mountain, that heart is the lodge. The lodge
How do you completely turn yourself around? You turn 180 degrees in the right direction. This is what fitness expert Misty Lamppa is hoping to help people do as they strive for better health and physical fitness. Lamppa is set to open her new yoga studio in Detroit Lakes, aptly named 180 Balance. She is currently signing people up for classes as construction nears completion on the newly renovated studio at 813 Washington Ave., where Ginny’s Boutique once was. Lamppa, who grew up in Duluth, became more and more interested in the concept of physical fitness as a soccer player for
The holidays may be a time of festivities, family and gift-giving, but what happens when all those things begin to sound a little less like merry cheer and a more...
Come Monday all law enforcement officers in Becker County, no matter what department they work for, will be on the same “page.” That’s when the big switch over to ARMER...