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Boardwalk Art Festival features local artists, artisans
Charges: Minn. homicide victim was beheaded, stabbed
Paul Bunyan Days features a little bit of everything
Hiking the North Country Trail: Building a tolerance for puddle water
Laporte’s Independence Day celebration set for July 2
Panthers' future bright after 10-11 season
Midway splits with Lakers, Brewers
Panthers maintained positive attitude
Runners complete Grandma's Marathon
Park Rapids shooters qualify for state
Shirley Elaine Olson
Stanley H. Callicott
Susan A. Montzka
John "Jack" Allen Katzenmeyer
Big River Bread & Breakfast is now open
Basic Business Cents: Job description for vice president of culture
New owners at Foxy's Bar and Grill
A new era for the Schwarzwald Inn
Basic Business Cents: Memorable quotes by Deming
Dorset hosting Boardwalk Art Festival this Saturday
Storytellers invited to enter new Park Rapids contest
Boardwalk Art Festival in Dorset on Saturday
Kids theatre workshop offered in July
Pat Beaumont's father entertained Wild West show fans
Fly fishing provides stress relief
Hiking 4,600 miles across the country
About fishing: Memories are made with the special people we call friends
About fishing: Crappie time is upon us: Pursue everyone’s favorite fish
Communities in action against aquatic invasive species
Staking claim to title ‘Fireworks Capital of Minnesota'
Editorial: Declassify, release secret Sept. 11 pages
Letter: Read and learn more about conservatives
Letter: Dayton busy playing politics
Letter: Profound moment brought smiles
Recipes: Dad’s Day Menu
Home plate: Kabobs: From turkey, to pork, to pound cake
Home plate: Favorites shared
Home plate: Rhubarb, a versatile veggie
April 2, 2016
Man sentenced to 2 years in prison for Devils Lake boat crash that killed 1
DEVILS LAKE, N.D. -- -District Judge Donovan Foughty quoted an ancient Greek playwright before sentencing a Grand Forks man to spend two years...
News / region
April 2, 2016 - 11:45am
September 4, 2013
Boaters died of carbon monoxide poisoning on Lake of the Woods, autopsy says
Two men found dead in a boat on Lake of the Woods died from accidental carbon monoxide poisoning, according to preliminary autopsy results. The victims were identified by the Lake of the Woods County Sheriff’s Office as Lonnie Ray Norberg, 44, of Champlin, and Jeffrey Edward...
September 4, 2013 - 8:53am
October 3, 2012
Victim from Cormorant Lake boating 'hit and run' speaks out
For the first time, Terry Erickson agreed to go on camera, sharing his story. It's incredible how positive the Erickson family is. Terry, the...
October 3, 2012 - 7:31am
July 30, 2012
Sketch released of boat involved in July 4 hit-and-run on Big Cormorant Lake
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. - Authorities at the Becker County Sheriff's Office have released a sketch of the boat they believe is responsible for a...
July 30, 2012 - 12:28pm
July 12, 2012
Fargo 18-year-old still in hospital following July 4 boating accident on West McDonald Lake
FARGO - Former Fargo North goaltender Nick Schmit remains hospitalized after being injured in a boating accident on July 4. The family has requested Schmit's condition not be released. The accident happened at 3:50 p.m.
July 12, 2012 - 8:03am
July 10, 2012
Hunt still on for suspects in lake hit-and-run that seriously injured West Fargo man
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. - Tips are coming in and the hunt is continuing for suspects in a July 4 boat crash on Big Cormorant Lake that left a West...
region / outdoors
July 10, 2012 - 7:16am
July 9, 2012
West Fargo family tried to bail out as hit-and-run boater sped towards them on Big Cormorant
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. -- "What is that boat doing?
region / outdoors
July 9, 2012 - 7:57am
July 6, 2012
West Fargo man seriously injured in hit-and-run boating accident on Big Cormorant
Becker County authorities are asking for the public's help in identifying the operator of a boat involved in a hit and run accident that seriously injured a man on Big Cormorant Lake Wednesday evening. Terry Lee Erickson, 39, of West Fargo received "substantial bodily harm," and...
outdoors / region
July 6, 2012 - 11:34am
UPDATE: Fargo 18-year-old hurt in boating accident near Perham
The Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office has released the name of the injured victim in Wednesday's boating accident on West McDonald Lake. Nicholas Robert Schmit, age 18, of Fargo, N.D., was seriously injured after being run over by a boat propeller on the north side of the lake....
region / outdoors
July 6, 2012 - 5:33am
July 5, 2012
One seriously hurt in boating accident near Perham
An 18-year-old male is seriously injured after being run over by a boat propeller on West McDonald Lake on July 4. According to the Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office, the victim was rescued by other occupants of the same boat he had been riding in. They brought him to shore and...
July 5, 2012 - 12:24pm
June 28, 2012
Four saved from boat stuck on top of dam near Perham
PERHAM, Minn. - Four people were rescued from a boat Wednesday night that was stuck atop the dam conjoining Big Pine Lake and the Otter Tail River. James Getzkow, 55, Danielle Getzkow, 18, Beau Hanson, 20, and Linette Payne, 18, were retrieved by Perham Fire Department personnel...
June 28, 2012 - 3:45pm
June 23, 2012
Operation Dry Water targets BUI
Thinking about going out on the boat this weekend and tossing back a six-pack of beer? Better reconsider that. According to a press release...
June 23, 2012 - 1:00pm
June 12, 2012
Woman seriously hurt after being struck by boat on Cotton Lake
A rural Detroit Lakes woman was seriously injured Friday afternoon while boating on Cotton Lake. She fell out of the boat, which then circled around and struck her. Doris Gravelle, 51, was a passenger in a 14-foot Lund with a 15 horsepower motor that was being operated by Joseph...
June 12, 2012 - 7:11am
September 6, 2011
Hancock police chief dies after boat capsizes in Stevens County
MORRIS -- Hancock Police Chief Donald Heikkinen died in a weekend boating accident on Long Lake in Stevens County. Divers recovered his body...
September 6, 2011 - 7:36am
June 22, 2011
DNR, sheriff's deputies to crack down on drunken boating this weekend
Minnesota is cracking down on drunken boating. Conservation officers from the state Department of Natural Resources and county sheriff's deputies are taking part in Operation Dry Water this Friday through Sunday. The crackdown is part of a national effort to reduce the number of...
June 22, 2011 - 8:04am