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U.S. legislators announce safety improvements at Wadena airport
Cruel words - and rocks - thrown at local legislative candidates
Missing Staples man located over weekend
Courts - Aug. 25 edition
3rd annual Never.Give.Up. Suicide Awareness 5K is Saturday
Finck wins 14th club championship at Whitetail Run
WDC volleyers out to improve on 2015 finish
PRC teams can expect more trouble with Pirates
WDC harriers hunting for personal bests
Twins should have sights set on 2017
William 'Bill' Bretz
Joan Gertrude Wagner
Cyber Cafe offers safe space for teens
Lunde Auto Sales opens in Wadena
Karvonen Funeral Home adding cremation services
Henning woman accepts new NJPA position
New coffee, boutique shop to open on Highway 10
Headwaters Center for Lifelong Learning announces fall schedule
Entertainment briefs - Aug. 25 edition
Step back in time at Finn Creek Folk Festival
Railroad Days celebration is this weekend in Staples
England Prairie Show Days return this weekend
Do youth see God and religion as irrelevant?
Garlic Parmesan Chicken
Birth announcements - Aug. 18 edition
Perkins graduates from Northwest Technical
Extraordinary encounter with stranger enlivens parish pilgrimage
New Ways of Stealing Credit Card Data
State legislature frozen in dysfunction
Your letters - Aug. 18 edition
Bad ideas to improve VA services
Can a vehicle be sold without a VIN plate?
State waterfowl season to begin Sept. 24
Anglers exceed Mille Lacs walleye quota, season continues anyway
DNR offers tips to private forest owners dealing with storm damage
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
Wadena grad wins fishing contest on Otter Tail
April 20, 2016
Black bear has city adventure in Detroit Lakes
A young black bear caused quite a stir in Detroit Lakes Tuesday morning when a dog treed it in a residential neighborhood, and conservation officers...
April 20, 2016 - 8:19pm
April 8, 2015
Detroit Lakes man charged with escaping custody
Sean Patrick Menard, 28, of 321 Shorewood Circle, Detroit Lakes, has been charged with felony escape from custody in Becker County District Court. According to court records, on Dec. 1, 2014, he was arrested and charged with second- and third-degree burglary in Becker County. He...
April 8, 2015 - 11:35am
Detroit Lakes woman finds long lost sister
Linda Fagerlie of Detroit Lakes has always known that a piece of her family was missing. "My mom and dad got divorced when I was little," said Fagerlie, who was the oldest of four siblings.
April 8, 2015 - 12:08am
July 17, 2012
Detroit Lakes woman injured when car rear-ended by semi
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. - A 50-year-old woman was injured after her car was rear-ended by a semi near here Monday afternoon. According to the Minnesota State Patrol: Susan Just of Detroit Lakes was eastbound in a 1995 Buick Park Avenue on Highway 34. She stopped to make a left-hand...
July 17, 2012 - 1:17pm
July 16, 2012
Death Notice: Carol Baune
Funeral services will be held for Carol Baune, 75, of Detroit Lakes at 11 a.m. on July 13, 2012, at the Trinity Lutheran Church in New York Mills. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the funeral service at the church. Arrangements are provided by the Karvonen and Son Funeral...
July 16, 2012 - 3:25am
May 17, 2012
Detroit Lakes police officer dies of gunshot wound
Detroit Lakes -- A 19-year veteran of the Detroit Lakes Police Department died Sunday evening near his home from a gunshot wound, apparently...
May 17, 2012 - 9:15am
January 28, 2012
January 28, 2012 - 12:07pm
January 22, 2012
'Daughters of Africa' coming to Wadena, Detroit Lakes
Community members are invited to attend two upcoming performances of Mixed Blood Theatre's "Daughters of Africa" this month on the Detroit Lakes and Wadena campuses of Minnesota State Community and Technical College. The Minneapolis-based multicultural theater group will perform...
January 22, 2012 - 12:13pm
April 14, 2010
Wadena man sentenced in Becker County on drug crime
A Wadena man was sentenced Wednesday in Becker County District Court for felony third degree sale and possession of drugs. James Thomas Brandon, 56, of 1509 11th St.
April 14, 2010 - 7:22am
April 7, 2010
Detroit Lakes train victim named
A Detroit Lakes woman was killed Tuesday morning by a train at the Washington Avenue crossing. A Burlington Northern Santa Fe train struck Shannon Marie Bugge, 35, of 1318 Lori Avenue in Detroit Lakes, when she was attempting to cross the railroad tracks. The Becker County Sheriff...
April 7, 2010 - 10:15am
January 8, 2010
10-week entrepreneurship course planned in Wadena, DL, Park Rapids
A 10-week course to introduce attendees to entrepreneurship will be held in three communities, including Wadena. This FastTrac Planning the Entrepreneurial Venture curriculum is designed to guide participants through the steps of business planning, developing entrepreneur skills...
January 8, 2010 - 11:49am
November 5, 2009
Frazee man charged with escape
Daniel Scott Leslie, 21, of 510 Birch St., Frazee, has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony escape from custody. According to court records: On Oct. 26 he was booked into the Becker County minimum security jail to serve a 150-day sentence on a Wadena County conviction...
November 5, 2009 - 12:24am
August 6, 2009
Fargo man dies at WE Fest
A 24-year-old Fargo man camping with his family at WE Fest has died, the Becker County Sheriff's Office said Thursday morning. The man, who lives in Fargo and previously lived in Fosston was found unresponsive in a motor home by family members shortly before 7 a.m., according to...
August 6, 2009 - 2:11pm
July 13, 2009
Young people from DL, White Earth, Park Rapids hurt in Wadena crash
A Detroit Lakes man and a White Earth woman were among three people injured in a T-bone accident on Highway 71 in Wadena County. According to the State Patrol, the crash occurred about 10:15 p.m. Saturday after a 2001 Buick LeSabre that was on the southbound shoulder made a U-turn...
July 13, 2009 - 7:09pm
April 10, 2009
Bike Club ready for 1st ride of the Spring
The Lakes Area Bike Club will have their first ride of the 2009 season on Tuesday, April 14 in Perham. Riders should meet at 6:30 p.m. at Perham...
April 10, 2009 - 11:30am