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Hey there, dumplin': First Lutheran Church plans Potato Dumpling Dinner on March 31
DL man sentenced for domestic assault
Moorhead mayor declares flood emergency; sandbag filling to start next week with goal of 150,000
TeacHaiti founder coming back to Detroit Lakes
Minnesota House advances bill lowering bar to bring workplace harassment cases to court
Henning tops North Woods for the Class 1A boys basketball title
DL Bowling Association hosts youth tournaments
Minneapolis North denies Perham a shot at AA title
Shepard shutout sends UMD to Frozen Faceoff title game
It was a noble effort, but big second half lifts Duke over Bison
Area students earn academic honors
Local ADK chapter offering scholarships to area students
Embrace the flavors of the season with Winter Fruit Salad
Cabin Fever Supper: Grace Lutheran to host annual event on Saturday
Essentia Health St. Mary's births
friends & neighbors
Nebraska flooding: Biggest disaster in state's history
Styling spaces: Fingalson opens full-service interior design center in Detroit Lakes
Minnesota agency reports increase in 'cluster of deaths' from alcohol, overdoses and suicides
Lakeshirts acquires TGT, Inc., combining two sticker manufacturers
NDSU lobbies for new $78 million ag research center
'It's purely a tribute to the music': March 30 ‘Abbey Road’ show to include many Beatles tunes, but no costumes
Essays due April 1 for NYM's Great American Think-Off
Minnesota State Band performing in Park Rapids
Let's talk plants: Spring gardening workshop set for Thursday at DL library
Concordia Chapel Choir to perform in Detroit Lakes Wednesday
Abigail Mae Staab
Essentia Health St. Mary's births
Area students achieve academic honors
Elisabeth Grace Singleton
Shauna Raye Donner
Mary D. (Thibault) Ahmann
Shane Woods Jr.
Letter: Walz was right to appeal Enbridge Line 3
Can anything good come out of the Christchurch massacre?
Guest Editorial: State permitting fails more than Enbridge
Letter: Republican leaders are not pro-life
Letter: My thanks to Essentia EMS and DL police
Minnesota runner wins 350-mile Alaska race
Always on the hunt, weasels are fascinating to watch
North of the line? Time to remove your fish house
Laabs column: Ice fishing comes to a close, expect long 'tweener' season
Minnesota moose holding their own
A lifetime with the game - Raboin retires after three decades with DL hockey
'Living a roller coaster': Two years after the suicide of her son, Heather Berry is still haunted by grief and trying to adjust to a new normal
Parrot Heads enjoy a pristine paradise
'A constant companion': Anxiety is a daily reality for Kristina Story
‘I got my life back’: Four years into his recovery from PTSD, Frazee firefighter Scott Geiselhart spreads message of hope
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
January 9, 2019
Becker County awarded Clean Water Fund grant: $800K will keep improvements flowing at Buffalo River Watershed
Becker County is a big beneficiary in the latest round of Minnesota’s Clean Water Fund grants, and the funds will be used for big improvements...
January 9, 2019 - 1:27pm
January 15, 2018
Becker County SWCD employees earn state, national awards
Two employees of the Becker County Soil & Water Conservation District recently received honors for outstanding performance in their respective...
January 15, 2018 - 10:00am
Filing for SWCD supervisor candidates set May 17-31
Minnesota citizens interested in influencing natural resources issues at the local level are encouraged to run for supervisor of their local Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD). SWCD supervisor positions are filled through general elections which will take place on Nov. 8....
April 15, 2016 - 5:45am
April 1, 2016
Becker SWCD seeking public input in local water management planning process; meeting is April 12
Becker County residents all have a vested interest in clean water, and the Becker Soil and Water Conservation District wants to hear from you. Citizens interesting in identifying resource concerns, informing landuse decisions and establishing local goals for surface and groundwater...
April 1, 2016 - 5:45am
March 16, 2016
SWCD forums set Thursday in Callaway, April 12 in Detroit Lakes
In Becker County, protecting local water resources is about more than just aesthetics; it’s essential to the continued health and growth of the region’s tourism and agriculture-based economy. To give the public an opportunity to learn more about the resources available to them...
March 16, 2016 - 11:03am
May 18, 2014
SWCD hosts area fifth graders
The Becker Soil and Water Conservation District held its annual 5th Grade Conservation Tour at Ike Fischer’s Farm near Frazee this week. Despite chilly temps and brief showers this last Tuesday, fifth graders from Detroit Lakes, Holy Rosary, and Frazee Elementary enjoyed their...
May 18, 2014 - 9:30am
May 13, 2014
Candidates can file for SWCD supervisor, May 20-June 3
Individuals concerned about water quality and soil erosion in Becker County should consider filing by June 3 to run for the position of Supervisor of the Becker Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD). “Supervisors play an important role in how our community deals with a...
May 13, 2014 - 4:00pm
March 9, 2014
Help for Becker County’s shallow lakes
In 2013, the Becker Soil & Water Conservation District (SWCD) secured $398,000 in Clean Water Legacy Grant funds, and pledged an additional...
March 9, 2014 - 5:00pm
January 12, 2014
SWCD now accepting tree orders for 2014
With winter just around the corner, now is the time to prepare for your spring tree and shrub planting needs. The Becker Soil and Water Conservation District’s (SWCD) 2014 Tree Order form is now available. Landowners interested in ordering trees or shrubs for next spring...
January 12, 2014 - 2:00pm
January 9, 2014
After 42 years, Lefebvre leaves Becker SWCD board
It’s been 42 years since Callaway native Don Lefebvre was first elected to serve as a supervisor with the Becker County Soil & Water Conservation...
January 9, 2014 - 8:00am
December 23, 2013
New Becker County SWCD leader sees change
In his work with the Natural Resource Conservation Service (NRCS), Peter Mead spent a lot of time traveling across the state, working on various...
December 23, 2013 - 2:40pm
May 14, 2013
Hendrickson, Grant leave SWCD
Though they are both graduates of Audubon High School, Dean Hendrickson and Brad Grant were not classmates. “I graduated in 1967,” Grant...
May 14, 2013 - 6:00am
January 9, 2009
Schouvillers honored by state SWCD
Soil and Water Conservation District board members and staff from across the state learned about wetland issues, water quality trading, working...
January 9, 2009 - 12:00am
June 21, 2008
Three positions open for Becker County SWCD supervisor; filing period starts July 1
Individuals concerned about water quality and soil erosion in Becker County should consider filing by July 15 to run for the position of supervisor for the Becker Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD). "SWCD supervisors play an important role in how Becker County deals with...
June 21, 2008 - 12:00am
May 24, 2008
SWCD plans 50th anniversary party
The Wadena Soil and Water Conservation District supervisors and staff are hosting a 50th anniversary celebration on June 20. The Wadena Soil and Water Conservation District was established on May 26, 1958. It was organized by local farmers with the help from the Agriculture Extension...
May 24, 2008 - 12:00am