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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
February 3, 2019
This mouthwatering image is a sneak peek at the two sizes of "Chocolate Fantasy" trays that can be delivered, picked up curbside or hand-selected during a special fundraising event set for Thursday, Feb. 14 at the Becker County Museum. (Submitted photo)
A Chocolate Fantasy, Sweetheart Grams and more coming to Becker County Museum this month
February 3, 2019 - 8:00am
January 11, 2019
Turning back the pages: Headlines from 25 and 50 years ago
January 11, 2019 - 8:10am
December 28, 2018
1953 Original Holland Motel postcard
From generation to generation: Best Western hotel owners honored for 50 years with brand
December 28, 2018 - 8:00am
December 13, 2018
Detroit firemen in 1917. (Photo courtesy of Becker County Museum)
History Column: The emergence of the Detroit Lakes Fire Department
December 13, 2018 - 2:12pm