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Resignation under fire: Pelican Rapids coach accused of sexual misconduct quits district job after school reopens investigation
Five charged in DL parking lot assault
Minnesota man faces 11th charge of driving while intoxicated
Happenings in the lakes area
Red Wing duo goes low; Lakers fourth at Alex Invite
Justesen leads Laker boys at Ridges
Lions name Twigg as next head football coach
Sundown bowling league celebrates season
Laker softball remains unbeaten in road sweep
Family histories: N.P. Hanson family
Eagles give $300 to Food Pantry
Area students are excelling academically at colleges across MN, N.D.
Area students earn academic honors
friends & neighbors
Sanford investing over $100M to make Roger Maris Cancer Center in Fargo a 'destination' for treatment
Detroit Lakes hotel named best of AmericInn
HOMe offers to help homebuyers
Nation's largest farm toy store attracts customers for miles
The Pinke Post: How Vergas Hardware and this column are related
Miranda Lambert, Elle King, more to play the Fargodome
Patrick Scully is Walt Whitman April 18 in Wadena
Country superstar Chris Janson coming to Shooting Star Friday
Sneaky cents: Parents say finances can be impacted by children's 'Fortnite' spending and threats from hackers
Police chief orders ‘Pokemon’ to go as players create hazards at Minn. fairgrounds
The Family of
Boyd and Ruby Sharp
Abigail Mae Staab
Essentia Health St. Mary's births
Area students achieve academic honors
Gerald D. Galbrecht
Margaret J. Bellefeuille
Coleman A. Nordhausen
Letter: We need more plug-ins for electric cars in Detroit Lakes
Letter: USMCA provides the lift that Minnesota soybean farmers need
Sen. Utke explains why he skipped DL forum
Creative? Want to raise your I.Q.? Let's talk toothpicks
Guest Editorial: End the secrecy and release federal BWCA study
DNR seeks input about deer seasons, changes for youth deer, wild turkey and trapping seasons
Laabs column: Even hardcore ice angers are now done for the season
It gets interesting when squirrels try to beat 'squirrel-proof' feeders
Ravens are among the smartest of birds
Catching the end of the walleye season at Rainy River
'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
'It's just something you deal with': Erika Gilsdorf, creator of the 'Inside Out' campaign, talks about her experience with OCD
'Not just sadness': Depression has many faces for DL grad Jessica Ekholm
'A constant companion': Anxiety is a daily reality for Kristina Story
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 22, 2019
Crime & accidents
Monday, April 15 At 1:41 p.m. a truck was reportedly stolen from the corner of Highway 21 and 353rd Circle in Ogema. Tuesday, April, 16 At 9:54 a.m. someone attempted to break into Elbow Lake Catholic Church but was unsuccessful. At 1:19 p.m. the door of a locked vehicle was reportedly...
April 22, 2019 - 5:00pm
Minn. man dies when pinned by farm implements
PAYNESVILLE, Minn. – A 42-year-old Belgrade man died when pinned by two pieces of farm implements Friday afternoon, April 19, in Lake Henry...
April 22, 2019 - 4:53pm
Rural Frazee 17 year old injured in ATV accident
Crosby Kent Hoehne, 17, of rural Frazee was injured Saturday afternoon, when he lost control of the ATV he was driving, and it rolled into the ditch on the 13000 block of County Highway 31 in Frazee. Hoehne was transported to St. Mary's Hospital via St. Mary's EMS and treated for...
April 22, 2019 - 3:02pm
April 21, 2019
Two hurt in crash near Lake Park Saturday night
Two people were injured when their car rolled on Highway 10 in Lake Park Township Saturday night. The passenger, Shawn Michael Hastings, 34, of Detroit Lakes, and the driver, Brittney Manchile French, 20, of Walcott, N.D., were both transported to Essentia St. Mary's Hospital in Detroit...
April 21, 2019 - 5:03pm
April 19, 2019
Sheriff's officers train with airboat on Big Detroit
The Becker County Sheriff's Office held an airboat training exercise Friday afternoon at the public access near the Holiday Inn on Big Detroit...
April 19, 2019 - 6:26pm
April 17, 2019
Turkey goes through SUV window on I-94 in western Minnesota
BARNESVILLE, Minn. — A woman escaped serious injury Wednesday, April 17, about noon when a wild turkey crashed through the windshield of her...
April 17, 2019 - 3:37pm
April 16, 2019
Frazee man hospitalized after accidentally shooting himself in the leg
A Frazee man suffered non-life-threatening injuries Sunday afternoon when he accidentally shot himself in the leg.
April 16, 2019 - 2:56pm
April 15, 2019
Herzog recovering well at burn center
Mike Herzog of Detroit Lakes, who was seriously burned in a propane explosion last month, is recovering well at the Burn Center in Regions Hospital...
April 15, 2019 - 11:13am
April 11, 2019
Battle Lake woman injured in rollover
A Battle Lake woman was injured Thursday morning when her pickup truck rolled in snowy conditions on Interstate 94 in Douglas County. Stephanie Marie Gordon, 29, of Battle Lake suffered non-life-threatening injuries and was transported to Alomere Hospital in Alexandria. According...
April 11, 2019 - 3:04pm
April 10, 2019
Central Minnesota man killed, another injured in overnight crash
MELROSE, Minn. - A 34-year-old Melrose man was killed and another man was injured during a single-vehicle crash west of Melrose early Tuesday...
April 10, 2019 - 12:08pm
Man crashes into occupied trailer home, missing occupants by several feet
A driver sustained minor injuries after crashing into the living room of an occupied trailer house, missing the occupants of the home by several...
April 10, 2019 - 8:41am
April 8, 2019
Three hurt in crash on Highway 10 near DL
Three people were injured in a two-car crash on Highway 10 just west of Detroit Lakes on Friday afternoon. According to the State Patrol, the accident occurred when a 2005 Chrysler Town and Country minivan, eastbound on Highway 10, collided with a 2008 Suzuki SX4 passenger car that...
April 8, 2019 - 8:19am
April 2, 2019
Pierre girl identified in South Dakota climbing fatality
RAPID CITY, S.D. - Sunday’s death at Falling Rock is at least the ninth fatal accident at the popular spot near Rapid City, where officials...
April 2, 2019 - 3:45pm
March 26, 2019
MnDOT urges motorists to use emergency notification system signs at railroad crossings
The Minnesota Department of Transportation reminds motorists to use railroad emergency notification system signs when there is a safety issue...
March 26, 2019 - 4:38pm
A husband rescued his pregnant wife from a burning home near Grafton; now they're sharing a safety message
NASH, N.D. — Family and friends helped Kelly Jo and Kevin Berg empty out their home just a day after it was ravaged by a fire. "Thankfully...
March 26, 2019 - 7:20am