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Minnesota election judge removed after being accused of making illegal comments
Federal appeals court affirms $1.3 million in attorney fees to North Dakota after dispute with Minnesota
Three lawsuits filed against Minnesota Public Utilities Commission
Minnesota primary features plenty of twists
North Dakota voters to decide whether to legalize recreational marijuana
Erickson, Becker pitch well for Esox in playoff losses
Steady golf leads Wilcox to Men's Club Championship
Lynx star Lindsay Whalen announces retirement from the WNBA
Unopposed Fisher repeats as Women's Club champion
Biggest catch, so far
Phyllis Margaret Vaadeland
Evelyn Ruth Poole
Calvin K. Johnson
Baby Allana Christine Teigen
Minnesota surgery costs vary widely, report says: Identical procedures can cost one patient seven times more than others
Minnesota looking to attract 'mass timber' producers as alternative to steel for building construction
Dakota Access developer files amended complaint against Greenpeace
Farmers wonder how ag 'bailout' for farmers affected by trade war will work
Testimony time extended for Minnesota ban on fall fertilizer rule
Place a Business Announcement
Legendary singer Aretha Franklin is 'gravely ill' in Detroit hospital, reports say
National poet Bao Phi performing at '2nd Sat Hap'
ART BRIEFS: Art news in the Heartland Lakes region
Raccoon Antlers finding steady work
Park Theater neon shines again
Biggest catch, so far
BIRDWISE: Nest location is important
NORTHLAND NATURE JOURNAL: Summer of plenty -- for some
Minnesota DNR unveils statewide deer management plan
ABOUT FISHING: Roxanne Blanchard: Bit by the fishing bug
LETTER TO EDITOR: Edelmans reflect on Northwoods connections
ASK THE SHERIFF: How does law enforcement handle property disputes?
COMMENTARY: Fighting fires, fighting cancer
Letter to the Editor: County board knows jurisdiction/control statute
COMMENTARY: WIC celebrates World Breastfeeding Week
What you need in your winter survival kit
Heads up, Moscow mule lovers: That copper mug could be poisoning you
Alexandria man charged with dangerous chase, fight with officers in Detroit Lakes
DETROIT LAKES, Minn.—An Alexandria man has been charged in Becker County District court after he allegedly led a deputy on a dangerous...
May 14, 2018 - 10:04pm
April 20, 2018
Authorities identify victims Becker County crash that killed 2, injured 2
SOUTH ROUND LAKE TOWNSHIP, Minn. — Two people were killed and two others were injured Friday, April 20, in an early morning single-vehicle...
April 20, 2018 - 5:28pm
March 23, 2018
Body of missing northwest Minn. man found
CORMORANT TOWNSHIP, Minn. — The body of a Lake Park, Minn., man who was missing for nearly two weeks has been recovered. The Becker County...
March 23, 2018 - 7:52pm
December 25, 2017
3 escape Suburban after it plunges into lake on Christmas Eve
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — Three people escaped a vehicle after it broke through the ice Sunday, Dec. 24, on Little Detroit Lake here. The Becker...
December 25, 2017 - 1:04pm
September 29, 2017
Suspect sustains multiple gunshot wounds after shootout in Minn.'s Becker County
AUDUBON, Minn. — A suspect sustained multiple gunshot wounds in a shootout with law enforcement officers that occurred following a high-speed...
September 29, 2017 - 9:55am
September 24, 2017
Appeals Court goes against Becker County, Osage Sportsman's Club
Score a win for Brian Winczewski, who lives next door to the Osage Sportman's Club and has successfully challenged the decision of the Becker...
September 24, 2017 - 10:12pm
August 9, 2017
Push underway to raise tobacco-buying age in Minn. lakes-area communities
The "Tobacco 21" push to get city councils in Detroit Lakes, Frazee and Perham to raise the tobacco-sale age to 21 is part of a nationwide effort...
August 9, 2017 - 11:39am
July 3, 2017
Five young people hurt, two seriously, in Becker County ATV crash
Five young people were injured, two seriously, when a side-by-side ATV rolled over near Bass Lake in Shell Lake Township Monday morning.A 14-year-old boy and a 13-year-old girl were airlifted to North Memorial Medical Center in Robbinsdale, according to the Becker County Sheriff's...
July 3, 2017 - 9:29am
June 21, 2017
Park Rapids area injury accidents reported
One person was injured following a two-vehicle accident Monday, June 19 in Park Rapids. The accident occurred at 3:15 p.m. at the intersection of Third Street East and Riverside when one vehicle was turning into Cornerstone Apartments and was rear-ended by a second vehicle, causing...
June 21, 2017 - 8:36am
April 5, 2017
Commentary: Legislative funding not keeping up with library use
Does a public library play a vital role in Becker and Hubbard Counties? Stop in on any given day and you'll see infants and their new mothers using language and rhythm to help in brain development or a box of books being delivered by a volunteer to residents of a retirement home....
April 5, 2017 - 10:54am
January 24, 2017
Two Detroit Lakes group home employees face rape charges
Two Detroit Lakes group home employees are facing serious sexual assault charges in separate incidents. In the first case, Varfee Kamara, 30, of 2602 18th St. S., Fargo, has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony counts of first- and third-degree criminal sexual...
January 24, 2017 - 1:55pm
September 28, 2016
Learning from their mistakes
Here's the scenario: A tornado hits the old Pine Point School during the weekly Bingo game. Two cars are left smashed close to the front door,...
September 28, 2016 - 9:52am
February 9, 2015
Becker County opts for 2 more decontamination units to fight aquatic invasive species
By Pippi Mayfield / DL Newspapers DETROIT LAKES, Minn. -- The fight against aquatic invasive species is being stepped up this summer in Becker County. The county will be getting two more decontamination units for this summer’s quest to stop AIS, and the process...
February 9, 2015 - 8:54am
October 10, 2012
Investigation looms as Tim Gordon steps down after 10 years as Becker County sheriff
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. - Becker County Sheriff Tim Gordon resigned Tuesday, saying he plans to retire after more than 34 years with the sheriff's...
October 10, 2012 - 7:49am
April 14, 2012
The scary rise of child abuse in Becker County
The files in Becker County District Court would bring tears to your eyes: A 1½-year-old Waubun girl -- picked up by the hair, thrown on the...
April 14, 2012 - 9:38am