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July 12, 2019
Marlene Craik, a volunteer with the Detroit Lakes Wetland Management District, enjoyed hanging out with some of the kids at a past Prairie Fun Day. This year's event is set for Saturday, July 20 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Hamden Slough. (Submitted photo)
Prairie Fun Day set for July 20 at Hamden Slough
July 12, 2019 - 2:27pm
July 9, 2019
Thomas Alley, Detroit Lakes, recently graduated from LeTourneau University in Longview, Texas, as one of five students honored with the university's Distinguished Senior Award. (Submitted photo)
Area students graduating from college
July 9, 2019 - 5:45pm
July 3, 2019
Area students earn academic honors
July 3, 2019 - 3:04pm
July 1, 2019
Barb Halbakken Fischburg holds up the commemorative plaque for Friend of the Lakes Award recipients while standing on the public beach by Little Detroit Lake. (Submitted photo)
DL's Barb Halbakken Fischburg receives LDA Friend of the Lakes Award
July 1, 2019 - 11:59am
June 27, 2019
There has always been a 'big dock' on Little Detroit Lake at the south end of Washington Avenue, though it has gone through several name and ownership changes since the days when it was used as a steam boat landing. (Photo courtesy of Becker County Museum)
The Big Dock: Swimsuits for rent
June 27, 2019 - 1:36pm
June 13, 2019
Academic achievements of lakes area students
June 13, 2019 - 2:57pm
May 23, 2019
Detroit Lakes High School seniors Emily Larson, left, and Maren Goldstein were recently presented with STAR scholarships by Detroit Lakes Chapter FG of the Philanthropic Educational Organization (PEO). Larsen received $500, while Goldstein, as alternate, was awarded $250. (Submitted photo)
Area students continue to excel academically
May 23, 2019 - 3:19pm
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
Area students graduate from MN colleges
May 17, 2019 - 12:08pm
May 9, 2019
It's graduation time at area colleges
May 9, 2019 - 9:56am
May 8, 2019
Audubon residents Andrew and Debbie Osten were recently recognized as Becker County's 2019 "Emerging Leaders," after completing the University of Minnesota Extension's leadership course. (University of Minnesota Crookston photo)
Extension recognizes Audubon couple as 2019 'emerging leaders'
May 8, 2019 - 3:16pm
May 2, 2019
Co-champions of the Lions Bowling Blast tournament were the team from Lakeridge Dental, including (left to right) Rick Johnson, Boomer Reichling, Jamie Johnson and Corey Metalak. (Submitted photo)
Lions Club 'Bowling Blast' a success
May 2, 2019 - 9:00am
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 4, 2019
Detroit Lakes Eagles members Earl Skoglund (left), Joe Gjerde (club president) and Dave Hochhalter (far right) recently presented Becker County Food Pantry Director Brad Carlson with a $300 donation as their contribution to the Food Pantry's annual March campaign. (Submitted photo)
Eagles give $300 to Food Pantry
April 4, 2019 - 12:59pm
April 3, 2019
April 3, 2019 - 4:15pm