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July 19, 2016
Woman severely injured in rural Detroit Lakes crash
DETROIT LAKES, Minn.—A 24-year-old woman was left with severe injuries after hitting an approach and three parked vehicles in a crash near...
July 19, 2016 - 8:53am
June 16, 2016
Dashboard cam captures elderly Minnesotan's near-miss with another motorist in Detroit Lakes
The dashboard camera of a Minnesota State Patrol squad car recently captured this video of a car narrowly missing another vehicle on Highway...
June 16, 2016 - 8:31pm
May 24, 2016
Gas pump explodes at Detroit Lakes Cenex
A gas pump explosion at the Detroit Lakes Cenex had emergency crews scrambling early Monday evening. Just before 5 p.m. the Detroit Lakes Fire...
May 24, 2016 - 1:02pm
May 4, 2016
Dayton to appoint new judge chambered in Detroit Lakes
ST. PAUL—The Commission on Judicial Selection announced today it is recommending three candidates to Gov. Mark Dayton for consideration to fill the current vacancy in Minnesota's Seventh Judicial District. The vacancy was created upon the retirement of the Honorable Joseph A....
May 4, 2016 - 10:21pm
April 27, 2016
Two pedestrians in crosswalk struck by car near school in Detroit Lakes
DETROIT LAKES – A 13-year-old girl and a 55-year-old woman here were injured when witnesses say a vehicle ran a stop sign and struck them as...
April 27, 2016 - 9:10pm
Former Detroit Lakes superintendent charged with second DWI
A former Detroit Lakes Schools superintendent is out of a job after being charged with DWI for the second time. Mark Adams made local headlines...
April 27, 2016 - 2:37pm
April 24, 2016
Black bear has city adventure in Detroit Lakes
A young black bear caused quite a stir in Detroit Lakes Tuesday morning when a dog treed it in a residential neighborhood, and conservation officers...
April 24, 2016 - 10:07pm
April 11, 2016
Mysterious death prompts Detroit Lakes police to find two men
DETROIT LAKES, Minn.—Detroit Lakes police are looking for two men who they believe may have the answers in the mysterious death of a 32-year-old...
April 11, 2016 - 8:42pm
April 1, 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...
April 1, 2016 - 9:24pm
March 29, 2016
Detroit Lakes man accused of selling meth to informant
DETROIT LAKES, Minn.—A 51-year-old Detroit Lakes man faces felony drug charges in Becker County District Court after allegedly selling methamphetamine. John Howard Smith is charged with two counts of second-degree and one count of third-degree controlled substance crime. According...
March 29, 2016 - 8:40pm
December 18, 2015
Area Boys Hockey: W-DC losses close one to DL
WADENA—Dylan Phillips scored two goals to go with an assist for Wadena-Deer Creek in its 5-4 Mid-State Conference loss to the Detroit Lakes Lakers Friday night. Jarrett Pettit and Jake Dykhoff each added a goal for the Wolverines. Wadena-Deer Creek goalie Reid Miller recorded...
December 18, 2015 - 11:23pm
California man drowns in Jewett Lake, near Fergus Falls
FERGUS FALLS - A 59-year-old California man drowned Friday night in Jewett Lake, about 10 miles north of Fergus Falls, according to the Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office. The sheriff’s office responded to a report of a person who had fallen out of a boat on the south side...
May 18, 2015 - 9:52am
October 15, 2014
DL clinches conference title in win over Pequot Lakes
DETROIT LAKES — Minnesota Class 4A's No. 3-ranked team Detroit Lakes clinched the Heart O'Lakes North Conference football title in blowout...
October 15, 2014 - 11:57pm
August 14, 2014
Autopsy says Detroit Lakes woman died of strangulation
MENAHGA - A Detroit Lakes woman whose body was found outside a Menahga home last month died of strangulation, according to her death certificate. Family members found 32-year-old Kelly Marie Lund dead in a tent on her brother’s lawn the morning of July 12. She had returned to...
August 14, 2014 - 8:43am