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May 30, 2019
COMPETITIVE TOURNEY CHAMPIONS:  Porkies, pictured here, won the 1993-94 Detroit Lakes Women’s Competitive Volleyball League tournament championship. Julie Johnson is being held by team members, from left, Janice Gjerde, Tonia Erb, Lisa Hepola, Lynne Hanson and Sue Woytassek. (From the Sunday, May 29, 1994 Becker County Record)
Turning back the pages: Local headlines from 25 and 50 years ago
May 30, 2019 - 8:42am
May 28, 2019
Journey of Becker County Pioneers in 1879
May 28, 2019 - 4:00pm
May 2, 2019
(Click to see entire image) A Mother's Day ad from the Monday, May 5, 1969 Detroit Lakes Tribune.
Turning back the pages: Local headlines from 25 and 50 years ago
May 2, 2019 - 12:06pm
An overview of Lake Park in its early days. (Photo courtesy of the Becker County Museum)
History Column: The early family history of lawyer and farmer, Henry O. Bjorge
May 2, 2019 - 12:05pm
April 8, 2019
Seated are N.P. Hanson’s parents, Hans Peter Mattson and Christina Mattson. In the back row are N.P. (Nels) and his siblings, from left to right: Lars, Nels, Rasmus, George, Mary, Matilda, Ricky and Christina. (Photo courtesy of the Becker County Museum)
Family histories: N.P. Hanson family
April 8, 2019 - 2:02pm
April 7, 2019
The Minnesota Historical Society traveling exhibit, "Fur Trade in Minnesota," will be opening at the Becker County Museum on April 20 — and the museum is looking for historic photos and stories of local fur trappers and traders to display alongside the state exhibit. (Submitted photo)
Opening of fur trade exhibit at museum rescheduled for April 20
April 7, 2019 - 8:00am
April 4, 2019
The 1994 Detroit Lakes Youth Hockey Lakes Sport Shop Team included, front row, left to right: Josh Kopecky and Jesse Paskey. Back row, from left: Derek Mooney, Joey Herdzina, Matt Haverkamp, Nathan Vagle and Danny Johnson. Not pictured are Eric Kratz and Adam Lefereine. (From the Sunday, April 3, 1994 Becker County Record)
Turning back the pages: What were the Tribune headlines from 25 and 50 years ago?
April 4, 2019 - 1:15pm
March 23, 2019
This 1892 image from the Becker County Museum's files shows Detroit Lakes — or the village of Detroit, as it was then known — as it appeared from atop the Hotel Minnesota, looking westward.
New Becker County history book set for 2021 release: Museum looking for photos, oral histories to include in 150-year retrospective
March 23, 2019 - 4:17pm
March 16, 2019
The Detroit Lakes Area League of Women Voters is hosting a free screening of the 2004 HBO movie, "Iron Jawed Angels," this Tuesday, March 19 at Ecumen's Forest Conference Center, starting with a 5 p.m. social. (Photo courtesy of HBO Films)
Local League of Women Voters chapter to host free showing of 'Iron Jawed Angels' this Tuesday
March 16, 2019 - 8:00am
March 4, 2019
The first practicing female physician in Minnesota just happened to be a resident of Becker County. Dr. Emma Katherine Ogden moved to the village of Detroit (now Detroit Lakes) in 1881, to open a medical practice. She continued to practice medicine in Detroit Lakes until her death in 1916. (Photo courtesy of Becker County Museum)
Pioneering women: Dr. Emma Ogden
March 4, 2019 - 4:22pm
February 16, 2019
Bob Chandler's truck coming out of the swamp after his second run across in 1979. (Submitted photo)
A mud run into history: 'Monster truck' pioneer looking for film footage of DL event to commemorate 40th anniversary
February 16, 2019 - 10:00am
February 13, 2019
This photo of Julia Warren Spears is part of the Becker County Museum's collection.
Another of Becker County's pioneering women: Julia Warren Spears
February 13, 2019 - 4:05pm
February 11, 2019
Electric power poles with street lights on them were added to Detroit Lakes' Washington Avenue in 1913. (Photo courtesy of Becker County Museum)
Electric lights have adorned Detroit Lakes' Washington Avenue for more than a century
February 11, 2019 - 3:22pm
February 8, 2019
This structure, known as the Irish Block, once stood approximately where La Barista is now, at the corner of Holmes and Washington in downtown Detroit Lakes. (Photo courtesy of Becker County Museum)
Downtown Detroit Lakes once had a bit o'Irish in it
February 8, 2019 - 2:26pm
February 6, 2019
This 1892 image from the Becker County Museum's files shows Detroit Lakes — or the village of Detroit, as it was then known — as it appeared from atop the Hotel Minnesota, looking westward.
Through the looking glass: Detroit Lakes, circa 1892
February 6, 2019 - 11:56am
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