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Filings close with three new candidates
5-year-old fighting for life after tragic farm accident
Swenson named Tribune publisher
Woman dies, man hospitalized from gunshot wounds in West Fargo incident
Yellowjackets battle at Hi-10 Tournament
2016 Hall of Fame inductees announced
Dickerson, Covington win time trials
‘Jackets practice under the lights
Yellowjackets poised to defend Section 8AA Title
Bernard "Bernie" V. Dulski
Don Robert Schnoor, Jr.
Conrad Lynn Johnsen
Harry Paul Cornell
Third annual Never Give Up 5K coming to Frazee
Rody Luverne Ehnert
Grayson Christian Hahn
Owen David Hendrickx
Morgan Grace Maijala
State recommends 70 percent cut in Otter Tail Power's proposed rate increase
Schoeneberger Funeral Home to build, relocate in 2017
Two businesses move into former Perham bakery building
Two OTC dairy farms honored for superior cow care
Whisk from Scratch officially opens
LTE:Letter presented to OTC commissioners on Star Lake Casino
Be safe on county highways over Labor Day
Debbie's Digest: Change is just a part of life
Ban smoking in rental housing
LTE: Foster Grandparent program designed for older volunteers
Author to read, sign book in Wadena
Heartland Symphony Orchestra celebrates 40 years of classical music
New York Mills festival an immersion in Finnish culture
Beauty of lakes part of fishing in Otter Tail County
Richville plans summer fun events
August 25, 2016
Swenson named Tribune publisher
The Detroit Lakes Tribune is turning the page on its top leadership, as Melissa Swenson has taken over as publisher and advertising director...
August 25, 2016 - 10:59am
August 13, 2016
Angels advance with win over Bertha
Perham- The Detroit Lakes Angels got just enough offense to spoil an 18 strikeout performance from Bertha’s Patrick Riewer and reward their own strong pitching performance from Mason Swegarden in picking up a 4-1 victory, advancing to the Class C State Tournament at Tuffy’s Stadium...
August 13, 2016 - 4:33pm
July 18, 2016
Four hurt when boat runs aground on Detroit Lake
Four people were injured when a boat ran ashore and hit trees on Detroit Lake early Sunday, July 17, the Becker County Sheriff's Office reported. The sheriff's office received a 911 call on the incident about 12:06 a.m. When officers arrived, they found an 18-foot SeaRay runabout...
July 18, 2016 - 12:38pm
July 15, 2016
Open house set for potential Highway 10 improvements
The Minnesota Department of Transportation, the city of Detroit Lakes and Becker County invite the public to learn the latest about improvements under consideration along Highway 10 on the east side of Detroit Lakes. Key elements under discussion include: -Potential access and signal...
July 15, 2016 - 10:40am
June 21, 2016
Detroit Lakes takes home title in Wood bat Tournament
The Detroit Lakes American Legion Baseball team cruised through the Perham Wood Bat Tournament, breezing to a 9-0 victory in the championship game over Fergus Falls on June 19 at Krueger Field at Tuffy's Stadium. Detroit Lakes disposed of Ottertail Central in the first round, before...
June 21, 2016 - 11:47am
May 4, 2016
Lakers pounce on Yellowjackets
Whenever the Detroit Lakes Laker softball team needed a clutch hit, they came up with it in their doubleheader sweep over the Perham Yellowjackets...
May 4, 2016 - 1:36pm
April 29, 2016
Big first inning lifts Lakers over Perham
A long first inning and the inability to drive in runners from scoring position ultimately doomed the Perham Yellowjackets on April 28 when they dropped a 4-3 decision to the Detroit Lakes Lakers at Washington Stadium. The Yellowjackets allowed four runs in the first inning and could...
April 29, 2016 - 2:22pm
April 16, 2016
Heroin overdose victim identified
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. – Police in Detroit Lakes have released the name of the 32-year-old man whose February death due to a heroin overdose spurred an investigation into the two men who might have been the last to see him alive. Christopher Michael Richot was new to Detroit Lakes,...
April 16, 2016 - 11:42pm
January 2, 2016
Detroit Lakes woman must repay $143,000 she stole from employer
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. -- For the second time in 10 years, a Detroit Lakes woman has been found guilty of embezzlement. Late last month, Stephanie Jo Disse, 45, was sentenced for stealing about $143,000 from her employer in Becker County district court. She was sentenced on one felony...
January 2, 2016 - 11:24am
December 14, 2015
Woman gets year in prison for stealing TVs from Walmart
DETROIT LAKES,Minn. -- A Detroit Lakes woman has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for stealing several televisions from Walmart. Tonya Love Lee Arthur, 36, was found guilty of felony theft and sentenced to one year and one day in prison. She was also fined $1,000 and...
December 14, 2015 - 12:16pm
December 11, 2015
Lakeshirts remodeling in final stages of $10 million project
The new twisty slide from an upper floor down to the new employee break room gives you a good idea what the renovation project at Lakeshirts...
December 11, 2015 - 12:59pm
October 19, 2015
Disse pleads to felony theft
Detroit Lakes-A Detroit Lakes woman accused of stealing about $143,000 from her employer has pleaded guilty to one felony count of theft or diversion of corporate property. Six other felony counts will be dismissed in a plea agreement. Stephanie Jo Disse, 44, of Detroit Lakes,...
October 19, 2015 - 3:58pm
October 9, 2015
Suspect identified in death of 3-year-old boy in Becker County
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. – Charges are expected to be brought against a man in the death of a 3-year-old boy, the Becker County Sheriff said in a statement. Sterling Anderson, 23, was arrested in connection with the child's death on Thursday. Formal charges against Anderson...
October 9, 2015 - 11:54am
October 7, 2015
Yellowjackets set high marks in home meet with Detroit Lakes
Detroit Lakes-The Perham Yellowjacket swimming and diving team has been through the gauntlet of late. The Yellowjackets have competed in seven...
October 7, 2015 - 11:10am
October 5, 2015
Yellowjacket swimmers compete in True team event
Warroad-The Perham Yellowjacket girls swimming and diving team was already up against the wall when they traveled to Warroad for the Section 8A True Team Swimming and Diving Championships. For Perham, it’s a simple numbers game. The Yellowjackets were one of the smaller teams...
October 5, 2015 - 3:15pm