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Big federal grant paves way for airport project
Becker County takes step to help develop regional park near Frazee
WATCH: Jake Patterson sentencing for Closs kidnapping, murders
Stretch of Willow Street in DL will close Tuesday for reconstruction
Vergas man helps rescue pinned semi driver after rollover in ND
East Ridge wrestling parents back Everson amidst contract non-renewal
Laker girls finish regular season with win at Park Rapids
Seebold and Hanninen place fourth at sections
Laker softball scores late to advance to third round
Twins smack 8 HRs in rout of Angels
Area students continue to excel academically
Richwood Lutheran honors Erickson for 45 years as church organist
Area students graduate from MN colleges
It's graduation time at area colleges
Extension recognizes Audubon couple as 2019 'emerging leaders'
friends & neighbors
South Dakota cattle scheme
40 years and counting: BTD celebrates 40 years in business this month
Markuson-Baer Insurance acquires Community Development Insurance Services, LLC
Farmers under pressure
Forum Communications to purchase Rochester newspaper
What's happening in lakes area entertainment this weekend
Theater, magic and art camps set for this summer at Holmes
A little art, a little music, and a lot of fun: Holmes Art Cellar hosts its first Open Mic Night
Take a look: Red Bridge Park Sculpture Walk will change soon
'Walk for Hope & Peace' exhibition opens at Nemeth
Wayne & Gail Quittschreiber
George Richard Manke
The Family of
Boyd and Ruby Sharp
Abigail Mae Staab
Elaine L. Kertscher
James Dennis "Jim" Conklin
Gerald (Gene) Eugene Miller
Troy Lee Bruce
Guest editorial: Strides and divides in this part of MN
Letter: Bird festival was a wonderful experience
Letter: Strand's attorney says DL police chief must go
Letter: Confederate flag is nothing to brag about
Opinion: Klobuchar bill takes aim at senior fraud
Minnesotans love their ruby-throated hummingbird
Glamping app offers quirky, quaint camping: Hipcamp.com encourages landowners to open space for camping
Otter Tail County to host 2020 Minnesota Governor's Fishing Opener
This Saturday, about 500,000 anglers will visit Minnesota waters to catch a fish. Here's a closer look.
Anglers can find nutritious, plentiful sunfish in all areas of the state
Vergas man helps rescue pinned semi driver after rollover in ND
Riding on faith: Emily Mingo opens nonprofit, faith-based youth ranch in Vergas
Turning a corner in Frazee: CornerStone community and youth center now in development
'Race For Survivors' at Holbrook Farms: Eagle Scout plans 5K to benefit the families of fallen service members
'A really cool situation': College student Laker alums create scholarships for new grads
Polar Fest 2019
Breaking boards and swinging swords: Martial arts Break-A-Thon raises $2,200
A Chocolate Fantasy: Museum fundraiser was a hit with Polar Fest-ers
Cold molds: Snow sculptures a sight to see at City Park
Oodles of noodles: Hundreds had a (meat) ball at Polar-ific Spaghetti Dinner
Deuces Wild returns to Holmes Theatre stage Saturday
March 9, 2019
Spring has not yet sprung: But Daylight Savings Time is here
Don't forget to spring ahead! Today (Sunday, March 10) is the day we set our clocks forward an hour. This yearly ritual teamed with next week's...
March 9, 2019 - 7:39am
March 6, 2019
Elizabeth Smart to visit Jayme Closs’ hometown
BARRON, Wis. — Kidnapping survivor Elizabeth Smart will visit with community members in Barron next week. Smart’s visit will come two months...
March 6, 2019 - 7:01pm
December 17, 2018
Minnesota suicide rate spiked in 2017
ST. PAUL — Suicides increased 5 percent in Minnesota last year, prompting state officials to warn of a growing public health challenge and...
December 17, 2018 - 8:21pm
October 21, 2018
North Dakota, Minnesota see positive changes in Heartland study
GRAND FORKS — North Dakota and Minnesota experienced some of the most growth among heartland states from 2010 to 2016, according to a Brookings...
October 21, 2018 - 6:01am
October 16, 2018
88 dogs rescued after Hurricane Michael soon up for adoption in Minnesota
GOLDEN VALLEY, Minn.—A load of 88 dogs arrived in Minnesota on Tuesday, refugees from the hurricane-ravaged South. "This is my favorite...
October 16, 2018 - 7:17pm
October 15, 2018
Missing 15-year-old found in Becker County with hypothermia, flown to hospital
RURAL PONSFORD, Minn. — A 15-year-old boy with special needs was flown to a Twin Cities area hospital to be treated for hypothermia after he...
October 15, 2018 - 2:01pm
July 23, 2018
A Florida woman spotted an image of her mother using Google Earth. She had been dead since 2015.
Homesick and curious, a Florida woman got an unexpected – yet pleasant – surprise recently when looking up her late-mother’s home on Google...
July 23, 2018 - 8:24am
July 5, 2018
Ed Schultz, from Fargo TV to national commentator, dies at 64
FARGO – Ed Schultz, the longtime broadcaster who churned up the Fargo-Moorhead area airwaves before moving into the national spotlight as a...
July 5, 2018 - 9:32pm
Former Fargo radio personality, MSNBC broadcaster Ed Schultz dies at 64
FARGO — Longtime broadcaster Ed Schultz has died. Sources say in Fargo that Schultz died of natural causes in Washington, D.C. He was 64....
July 5, 2018 - 12:41pm
May 24, 2018
Handgun lodges into front bumper of motorists vehicle while traveling
A lot of things can get lodged into the bumper of a vehicle while traveling down the highway, but no one could ever predict this. While a...
May 24, 2018 - 3:38pm
April 26, 2018
Studies suggest legalizing marijuana could help opioid epidemic
The United States is struggling with the world's worst opioid epidemic, but two new research studies state legalizing marijuana could help Americans facing these challenges.
April 26, 2018 - 3:55pm
February 28, 2018
March right up to that plate: MN Foodshare Month is chance to make big difference for food pantry
More hungry people than ever are visiting the Becker County Food Pantry these days; in 2017, Food Pantry volunteers served 5,288 families by...
February 28, 2018 - 4:00pm
February 14, 2018
DL kids get a big jump on Kindness Week: 'Soaring Kindness' challenge is taking off
It's National Random Acts of Kindness Week, and Detroit Lakes is all over it, with its youngest residents leading the charge. Kids in town have...
February 14, 2018 - 5:00pm
January 28, 2018
Beyond a game, the Super Bowl offers fans a 10-day festival
Football fans and the merely curious will watch the Sunday, Feb. 4 Super Bowl from Minneapolis, but most will have no idea that the game is...
January 28, 2018 - 4:00pm
Minnesotans to welcome Super Bowl visitors to 10-day fest
MINNEAPOLIS—Jerry Williams and 10,000 other volunteers are ready to put Minnesota's best foot forward. The volunteers from around Minnesota...
January 28, 2018 - 3:00pm