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Morton County investigates reports of crop sprayer near protesters
Pipeline subject of Public Service Commission debate
West Fargo's Dauwen named ND Teacher of the Year
City to auction off surplus items
Insight - September 29, 2016
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Whiting CEO: Tribal service deals could help Dakota pipeline impasse
RockPile gets bought out, expands
Sunoco, behind protested Dakota Access pipeline, tops U.S. crude spill charts
Tribal official urges respect in pipeline debate
Brady Wind farms south of Dickinson to be completed by December
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Engagement: Schank and Hofland
Wildfire, Night Hawks prepare for a battle in the trenches
Trio of sophomores proving vital for Titans
Hopfauf carrying heavy load for Midgets football
Buxton powers Twins past Royals
Morlock's versatility to be tested as the Bison starting fullback
Port: One of these idiots its going to be president
Veeder: Connecting with grandma's memory over a slice of apple pie
Our View: Feds should pay for Dakota Access protest costs
Port: Marsy's Law campaign has been bizarre, insulting, inaccurate
Other Views: Mask comes off of Voter ID laws
Marjorie J. Gegelmann
Medora gears up for visitors
New tellings of old museum stories
Beach vibe in the Bakken
Sax remodels downtown building into custom and detailing center
Business steady as Platinum Motorsports becomes certified
Tags: Detroit Lakes
September 2, 2016
Pedestrian struck, killed by pickup north of Detroit Lakes
DETROIT LAKES, Minn.—A pedestrian was walking along Highway 59 north of Detroit Lakes Thursday evening when the person was struck and killed by a pickup.The incident happened about 9:30 p.m. at Highway 59 and Brolin Beach Road, according to the Minnesota State Patrol.The State Patrol...
September 2, 2016 - 4:14pm
August 6, 2016
Excitement in the air over WE Fest
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. -- The mainstage performances are usually the main show at WE Fest, but all eyes were on the sky Friday night during a United...
August 6, 2016 - 11:40pm
March 25, 2016
Minnesota Becker County town still evacuated after tanker truck, train collide
CALLAWAY, Minn. -- Residents here won't be allowed to return to their homes until at least noon Friday, March 25, after a tanker truck and train...
News/Nation and World
March 25, 2016 - 1:11am
August 10, 2015
Minnesota woman killed in crash on Devils Lake
DEVILS LAKE, N.D. — Officials have identified the victim in a fatal boating crash on Devils Lake. Ramsey County Sheriff Steve Nelson said April Stenger, 26, of Detroit Lakes, Minn., was pronounced dead at the scene after a boat she was in struck a tree that was sticking out...
August 10, 2015 - 12:06pm
December 9, 2014
Back into her arms again: Missing dog found two months, 200 miles away
MANDAN — Two months after he went missing, Bentley the German shepherd is back home again with his family in Mandan after being found about...
December 9, 2014 - 9:37pm
November 27, 2014
Real estate competitors share more than a name: Dickinson, Detroit Lakes companies in legal battle over logos
Two real estate companies hundreds of miles apart are embroiled in a legal battle across state lines over whether their generic business names and logos are confusingly similar. Dickinson-based The Real Estate Company has sued The Real Estate Company of Detroit Lakes, based in Detroit...
November 27, 2014 - 5:39pm
November 8, 2014
WE Fest faces new chapter with new owners
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — For just the second time in its 32-year history, WE Fest is under new ownership. Housed at the Soo Pass Ranch south of Detroit Lakes, the country music extravaganza has been sold to Connecticut-based Townsquare Media. The sale was announced earlier this...
November 8, 2014 - 12:03am
August 9, 2014
ND man arrested after stabbing
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — A Minot man stabbed three men from Canada early Thursday at a campground near the WE Fest concert venue, leaving them with wounds that were not life-threatening, the Becker County Sheriff’s Department said. Sheriff Kelly Shannon said the suspect, Aaron...
News/crime and courts
August 9, 2014 - 12:42am
July 18, 2014
Patriot Assistance Dogs face obstacles: Navy veteran that was denied table in Minn. hopes to bring awareness to others
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — When word got out that a Navy veteran was denied a table inside a Brainerd, Minn., restaurant last month after being...
July 18, 2014 - 12:10am
July 4, 2014
Accidental shooting in Minnesota kills Bismarck man
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — A 70-year-old Bismarck man was killed in an accidental shooting Thursday evening north of Detroit Lakes, according to the Becker County Sheriff’s Office. A 911 caller reported the shooting about 9:30 p.m., and officers were sent to the scene of the accident...
News/crime and courts
July 4, 2014 - 11:15pm
December 11, 2013
Live from Detroit Lakes ... it's ‘The Ed Show’! National radio, TV talk show host Schultz broadcasting from state-of-the-art home studio
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. -- Since he started his television show, "The Ed Show," on MSNBC in 2009, Ed Schultz has usually done his live broadcasts from the cable news network's studios in either New York or Minneapolis. But as of last Friday, he has begun broadcasting some of his...
December 11, 2013 - 3:11pm
August 1, 2013
Detroit Lakes preps for WE Festers
DETROIT LAKES, Minn.
August 1, 2013 - 12:00am
June 18, 2013
WE Fest beer vendor avoids tax trouble
DETROIT LAKES, Minn.
June 18, 2013 - 3:05pm
May 25, 2012
BP oil spill effects on Minnesota loons under study
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. -- Many would argue that the spring return of the common loon is one of the best parts of living in the lakes area. Minnesota's...
May 25, 2012 - 12:00am