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Enbridge hopes to see Line 3 pipeline installed next year
2 killed after ATV falls into Minnesota lake
BRICKS AND CLICKS: Federal, state, county efforts benefit Hubbard County businesses
BRICK AND CLICKS: Putting customer first is key for area retailers
Holiday season brings fire dangers
Three Panthers win titles at Crookston Invitational
DNR adjusts Leech Lake walleye regulations
Balanced scoring attack keys Cass Lake's win over Tigers
Zimmel's overtime goal lifts Storm past Panthers
Nevis boys split games at Fosston tournament
Charles A. Clark
Austin David Bacon
Mark Milton Randall
Libuse "Libby" Tweedale
Detroit Lakes apparel firm puts shoplifters to work
Stauber’s first act: clear path for PolyMet
The last Christmas: Central Minnesota tree farm to close, neighbor faces uncertain future
Operation Round Up distributes $30,000
Environmental groups appeal PolyMet mine permits
Place a Business Announcement
Fargo store sells winning lottery ticket — $25,000 a year for life
Guys from Minnesota’s lake country create popular YouTube channel just being themselves
HOOKED ON BOOKS: Trouble with magic school: You hate to graduate
Classic tale of treasure to be told
Classic Chorale concert will include living nativity
DNR adjusts Leech Lake walleye regulations
LEPS & ODES: Butterflies have 'dynamic' population fluctuations
BIRDWISE: Birds may be scarce, but birding is 'in'
Mountain lion found dead near Nimrod in north-central Minnesota
Largest jack pine in U.S. confirmed in Voyageurs Park
EDITORIAL: David can beat Goliath in retail
KLOBUCHAR COMMENTARY: Developing a more effective flu vaccine is critical
Bursack: Sibling caregiver criticism ramps up over holiday visits
OPINION: Victim-blaming rape culture normalizes abuse
COMMENTARY: Thank you for voter participation
What you need in your winter survival kit
Recipes: Back to school
November 29, 2018
Ponsford man sentenced for burglary after stealing pontoon
Gordon Wayne Kettle, 38, of Ponsford was sentenced on Nov. 6 in Becker County District Court for felony second-degree burglary. According to court records, at 8:40 p.m. on Aug. 20, a Becker County deputy was called to Osage on report of suspicious activity. Four people were seen beaching...
November 29, 2018 - 5:03pm
Hit-and-run driver from Ponsford pleads guilty
A Ponsford man pleaded guilty to criminal vehicular homicide on Nov. 26 in Becker County court. Bruce Allen Basswood, 48, had been charged with one count each of drunk driving vehicular homicide and hit-and-run vehicular homicide. Both counts are punishable by up to 10 years in prison...
November 29, 2018 - 5:02pm
November 12, 2018
Sheriff: Apparent stray bullet kills former northwest Minn. police chief on forest hunting trail
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — Authorities are asking for the public's assistance in an investigation into the apparent hunting-related death of a...
November 12, 2018 - 7:11pm
November 5, 2018
Donated 'Rez Uber' taking White Earth reservation residents to polls
An organization on the White Earth Reservation, Honor the Earth, is bussing people throughout Becker, Clearwater and Mahnomen counties in northwest...
November 5, 2018 - 10:08am
October 15, 2018
Missing 15-year-old found in Becker County with hypothermia, flown to hospital
RURAL PONSFORD, Minn. — A 15-year-old boy with special needs was flown to a Twin Cities area hospital to be treated for hypothermia after he...
October 15, 2018 - 2:01pm
October 5, 2018
Four years after Detroit Lakes woman’s sudden disappearance, sheriff’s office issues another call for public’s help
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — On Oct. 5, 2014, then-42-year-old Melissa Dawn Eagleshield went missing after being last seen leaving a friend’s residence...
October 5, 2018 - 2:21pm
September 27, 2018
League of Women Voters Detroit Lakes chapter planning multiple candidate forums in October
Feeling a little lost in the sea of political ads and campaign signs in people's yards? The League of Women Voters (LWV) chapters in Detroit...
September 27, 2018 - 11:08am
May 14, 2018
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