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Waubun woman sentenced for writing bad checks
A hero among us: Perham man turns 95, flag flying over the U.S. Capitol today in his honor
DL Eagles donate $300 to RRV hospice
Area students continue to excel academically
June 15 benefit set for Ogema man injured after becoming trapped in a trench
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
Wild hire former star Modano as adviser
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
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
Passing the torch: Detroit Lakes Overhead Door sells to new ownership
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
Harry O. Fuglie
Opinion: Klobuchar bill takes aim at senior fraud
Memorial Day:Thank our soldiers
Letter: Volunteers, public feedback needed by Food Pantry
Letter: Support for coach who quit after allegations of inappropriate contact
Letter: GOP abortion concerns lost in politics?
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
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
'I'm a good person': Schizophrenia has turned Kyle Larson's life upside down
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
April 21, 2019
DNR seeks input about deer seasons, changes for youth deer, wild turkey and trapping seasons
Hunters, wildlife watchers, landowners and interested groups can provide their thoughts about deer populations, proposed hunting and trapping season changes, including expanding the youth deer hunting season across the state, allowing smaller-gauged shotguns for wild turkey hunting,...
April 21, 2019 - 1:28pm
April 2, 2019
Bat population decline continues as expected: Annual Minnesota bat count shows continued effects of white-nose syndrome
Following the pattern observed in neighboring states, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is reporting a substantial but expected decline...
April 2, 2019 - 5:48am
December 13, 2018
Letter: Nothing was prevented ... so what was gained?
My name is Kevin Weber and I'm from Alexandria. I am an avid sportsman. I have raised both of my boys to be respectful, honest and ethical hunters. Hunters who do their part to give back to the species and hunt in a way that preserves the sport for future generations. My intention...
December 13, 2018 - 11:11am
December 11, 2018
2 killed after ATV falls into central Minnesota lake
CUSHING, Minn.—Two men died Sunday, Dec. 9, after their ATV went into the icy waters of Fish Trap Lake in central Minnesota. The victims...
December 11, 2018 - 7:32pm
November 14, 2018
Around the lakes: A peek at what's happening outside DL
Park Rapids community band concert is Saturday PARK RAPIDS — The Park Rapids Area Community Band will present their 28th annual fall concert...
November 14, 2018 - 3:34pm
October 16, 2018
Shooting through stereotypes: Women's Mentored Hunt part of governor's pheasant opener
LUVERNE, Minn. — Katie Hemme hasn't hunted since she was in college, and even then, the only things she tried to shoot were raccoons or coyotes who threatened her family's sheep farm. The one time she actually dropped a bird was when she took aim at the pigeons in the haymow,...
October 16, 2018 - 1:46am
October 15, 2018
Breaking down zebra mussels: DNR, PRWD collaborate on study of how invasive species will impact Detroit Lake ecosystem
Ever since zebra mussels were first discovered in Detroit Lake in 2016, area residents have been wondering what the ultimate impact of the infestation...
October 15, 2018 - 12:10pm
September 30, 2018
DNR announces 16 parcels for fall 2018 land sale
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources will offer 16 parcels for sale in three public oral bid auctions in October and November. Property information, auction instructions and a map of the parcels can be found on the DNR's land sale webpage. The properties include unimproved...
September 30, 2018 - 1:25am
September 1, 2018
Starry Stonewort found in Wolf Lake in Hubbard County
More than 225 trained volunteers searched 187 Minnesota lakes recently for the invasive algae starry stonewort during the University of Minnesota Extension's annual "Starry Trek" event. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has confirmed a volunteer report of starry stonewort...
September 1, 2018 - 1:09am
August 28, 2018
'He had the biggest heart': DNR officer and Frazee grad Kyle Quittschreiber remembered for his kindness, love of family and the outdoors
From the time he was a little boy, Kyle Quittschreiber knew he wanted to be a conservation officer with the Minnesota DNR. "My dad was taking...
August 28, 2018 - 1:43pm
August 2, 2018
DNR to auction confiscated equipment
ZIMMERMAN, Minn. -- The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is holding a public auction of confiscated fishing, hunting and trapping equipment...
August 2, 2018 - 7:30pm
August 1, 2018
Authorities charge Minnesota couple with 253 crappies after day on lake
FAIRMONT, Minn.—An anonymous tip has led to charges against a Mountain Lake couple for possessing 253 crappies after fishing Lake Sisseton...
August 1, 2018 - 2:29pm
July 30, 2018
Deer-hunting options expand in 2018
BEMIDJI, Minn. — Deer hunters will have more options this season, thanks to a rebounding population, officials said. According to a news...
July 30, 2018 - 7:07pm
July 2, 2018
Zebra mussels found in Becker, Otter Tail county lakes
FERGUS FALLS, Minn.—Zebra mussels were found in Jewett Lake in Otter Tail County and Floyd Lake in Becker County, the Minnesota Department...
July 2, 2018 - 4:14pm
June 13, 2018
Sometimes nature stinks: Fish deaths on Detroit Lake due to natural causes
Detroit Lakes city staff has received several calls and other inquiries regarding dead fish washing ashore on Little and Big Detroit Lakes. The...
June 13, 2018 - 3:23pm