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July 8, 2019
The Becker County Museum's Northwest Water Carnival history exhibit includes a wide range of memorabilia from the carnival's 84-year history, such as this collection of swimsuits from the early 1900s all the way up to a modern bikini. (Vicki Gerdes / Tribune)
Celebrate the Northwest Water Carnival: Museum to kick it off with Wednesday's Brown Bag Lunch
July 8, 2019 - 9:11am
July 1, 2019
The interior of Holy Rosary Church in Detroit Lakes, date unknown. (Photo courtesy of Becker County Museum)
A brief history of the Holy Rosary Catholic Church and Cemetery
July 1, 2019 - 5:00pm
Becker County competitors in the July 1994 Little Britches Rodeo in Detroit Lakes were: (front row, left to right) Matt Piche, Damon Goodmanson, Sean Gordon, Alexa McKenzie, Sara Splonskowski, Krysta Gordon and Kelsey Ochsendorf; (second row) Keith Gordon, Jake Nordick, Jolene Nordick, Kelsey Zurn and Richard Goodmanson; (third row) Matt Nagel, Sam Nordick, Nick Zurn and Angie McKenzie; (back row) Nate McKenzie, Travis Nagel and Jessie Zurn. (Photo from the Sunday, June 26, 1994 Becker County Record)
Turning back the pages: Local headlines from 25 and 50 years ago
July 1, 2019 - 2:45pm
June 25, 2019
Historical photos and other materials that were used in the documentary were reworked into an exhibit that the Becker County Museum hosted at the Pavilion during the Lake Detroiters celebration. (Marie Johnson / Tribune)
Lake Detroiters celebrate 75 years, premiere new documentary about the lake
June 25, 2019 - 11:46pm
June 15, 2019
Current plans for building a new Becker County Museum are to construct it as an addition to the community center complex, with lobby, box office and gift shop facilities to be shared with the adjacent Historic Holmes Theatre.  (Drawings courtesy of YHR Partners, Moorhead)
County museum moving ahead with $6.4M building project
June 15, 2019 - 4:02pm
June 9, 2019
This Facebook photo from Vern Whitten Photography clearly illustrates why the Lake Detroiters' 75th anniversary commemorative documentary — which will have its world premiere at LDA's June 22 anniversary bash — is titled "A Beautiful Detroit." (Lake Detroiters Association photo)
'Love, Honor, Own the Lake!' Lake Detroiters planning big bash June 22 in honor of 75th anniversary
June 9, 2019 - 8:00am
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 17, 2019
Richwood Lutheran Church organist Jean Erickson was honored recently for 45 years of service to the congregation. She first started playing organ for the church in 1974. (Submitted photo)
Richwood Lutheran honors Erickson for 45 years as church organist
May 17, 2019 - 12:10pm
May 8, 2019
A boat landing on Detroit Lake as it appeared back in the days when the village surrounding it was still known simply as "Detroit." The city was officially renamed Detroit Lakes in 1926. (Photo courtesy of Lake Detroiters)
Lake Detroiters plan 75th anniversary bash, video premiere
May 8, 2019 - 9:29am
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 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 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 Minnesota Historical Society traveling exhibit, "Fur Trade in Minnesota," will be opening at the Becker County Museum on April 6 — and the museum is looking for historic photos and stories of local fur trappers and traders to display alongside the state exhibit. (Submitted photo)
MN fur trade exhibit coming to Detroit Lakes: Museum looking for stories of local trappers, traders
March 4, 2019 - 12:00pm