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Sheriff's office reports high number of calls about unsecured livestock wandering onto roads
WDC students gain hands-on learning in school greenhouse
Big meth bust lands Detroit Lakes man in prison for nearly 13 years
Wadena County wanted - Oct. 20 edition
Living History: Schmitt heads to state tourney
Lakers swim past Cardinals 130-48
Pirates clip Eagles in five games
Bowling scores - Oct. 20 edition
State-ranked Pirates roar past Lions
Zimmer has charted a great course for his Vikings
Daniel "Danny" Schmidt
Margaret L. Garr
NJPA presents check to support regional veterans projects
Massage therapist joins Glamour Salon
Wadena student named intern at marketing firm
Paws & Prairie Animal Clinic expanding in Wadena
Cyber Cafe offers safe space for teens
Entertainment briefs - Oct. 20 edition
'Take a Walk on the Wild Side'
Brass quintet kicks off concert series
Entertainment briefs - Oct. 13 edition
Holweger graduates from basic training
Birth announcements - Oct. 20 edition
Sea Salt Caramel Apples
Changing terminology can make accepting end-of-life decisions easier
Clergy View: Thankful for the fingerprints of God
Your letters - Oct. 20 edition
New VA health care form removes barriers
Help needed for veterans in crisis
Must vehicles stop for pedestrians waiting to cross?
Your letters - Oct. 13 edition
Outdoor briefs - Sept. 15
State pheasant forecast both good and bad
Shooting sports highlight for Forkhorn Field Day
Pheasant harvest shows 41 percent increase
State waterfowl season to begin Sept. 24
Tags: Detroit Lakes
September 19, 2016
Eagle excitement on Turtle Lake
A young bald eagle that seems to have trouble flying has been the pampered guest of property owners on Turtle Lake for about a week. "He first...
September 19, 2016 - 12:08am
September 18, 2016
DL woman arrested for felony car theft
A Detroit Lakes woman is facing felony theft charges after allegation that she stole a vehicle. Billie Joe Stewart, 36, was arrested following...
September 18, 2016 - 12:08am
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