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Last June, Rochelle Christianson adopted Prince. Shortly thereafter, he was diagnosed with FOXG1 syndrome, which impairs development, causes structural brain abnormalities and is so rare that it affects less than 1,000 people worldwide.
The city of Detroit Lakes is selling 150 different items from city hall in an online auction as city staff prepare for a city hall remodel project in coming weeks. Bidding for the items, including a framed puppy portrait, will close on Nov. 28.
Through a brisk wind and intermittent rain, a large excavator demolished the old Becker County Museum building on Wednesday. The museum's new home, attached to the Historic Holmes Theatre, is expected to be open to the public for the first time on Feb. 17 during the 2023 Polar Fest, according to a museum official.
At the time of writing, Utke has 22,224 votes to Peters' 8,333 votes with 111 of 144 precincts reporting.
Check out the live election results for Minnesota House Districts 2B, 4B, 5A, 5B and 9B featuring candidates looking to represent Becker, Otter Tail and Wadena counties. Click refresh to watch the results update in real-time.
Check out the live election results for Minnesota Senate Districts 2, 4, 5 and 9 covering candidates running to represent Becker, Otter Tail, and Wadena Counties. Click refresh to see results update in real-time.

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The summer of 2023 marks the 40th anniversary of WE Fest at Detroit Lakes' Soo Pass Ranch. This milestone will be celebrated with a star-packed main stage lineup. The 2023 festival runs Aug. 3-5, and music and camping packages are available via the show's website.
A search of the area was conducted after the pursuit was terminated and the motorcycle was not found. However, the next morning, just after 8 a.m., the sheriff's office received a call of a motorcycle crash on County Highway 88 at the intersection of 180th Avenue.
Wadena-area resident Paul Sailer, who has written two books about World War II aviation history, will be at the Detroit Lakes Public Library on Wednesday, Nov. 9 for a 10:30 a.m. presentation about his books, his own experiences as a Vietnam War helicopter pilot, and how those experiences inform his writing. This presentation in honor of Veteran's Day is free and open to the public.

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