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Stevens County Times
Wayne & Jean's Evergreens win again in Parade of Lights (with video)
Young says communication will help grow RFC
Harvest continues in Stevens County
Woman has minor injuries from two-vehicle crash
Sports Schedule for Saturday, Nov. 18
Sports Schedule for Friday, Nov. 17
Basketball: Cougar men drop opener to Cobbers
Basketball: UM-Morris falls in season opener
Football: Special Teams duo earn all-UMAC for UM-Morris
Robert Belew Holmes
June J. Rathke
Commentary: 'Honor our Old Glory'
Letter to the editor: Vote yes for children on Nov. 7
Letter to the editor: Support the Morris Area Schools referendum
Ghosts in Stevens County? Editor's column
Stevens County Times Editorial: Abusers count on silence
William Roger Loberg
Abigail Cassandra-Joan Mogler
Khamora Johnay Mary Anderson
Brianna Marie Schaefer
Features from the Farm: News from the West Central Research and Outreach Center
Nov. 15 meeting on Farm Rental Agreements in Alexandria
Holloway farmer named American Star Farmer by National FFA
Features from the Farm: UMM students develop application for horticulture gardens
Ag credit counselor, mediator say new lending rules hit hard
August 3, 2017
Sun, stars shine as WE Fest opens
DETROIT LAKES, Minn—While potential rain threatened to dampen the spirits of WE Fest, concert-goers weren't going to let questionable weather...
August 3, 2017 - 10:35pm
July 6, 2017
Names released of children in ATV rollover near Detroit Lakes that injured 2 seriously
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. -- Names of have been released in the ATV rollover accident that injured several children, including two seriously, on Sunday...
July 6, 2017 - 5:23pm
June 30, 2017
An 'easy decision': Minnesota liquor stores stocked for first-ever Sunday sales
MOORHEAD—Mike Fisher is used to customers showing up at his liquor store on Sundays. The owner of Cormorant Bottle Shop in Pelican Rapids...
June 30, 2017 - 8:57pm
February 22, 2017
500-year-old elk antler found by Minnesota diver
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — Gary Thompson has been pulling pieces of history out of Becker County's lakes and rivers for going on half a century...
February 22, 2017 - 11:18am
December 13, 2011
Detroit Lakes Cinema 5 goes out of business -- leaves DL without a movie theater
Detroit Lakes is without a movie theater. The Cinema 5 in the Washington Square Mall has gone out of business. Cinema 5 owner Steven Payne notified the Detroit Lakes Police Department that the theater was going out of business and that some items would be removed from the space...
December 13, 2011 - 12:23pm
July 22, 2010
Becker County eyes ski property
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. - Becker County may be getting close to making an offer for the Detroit Mountain property - but only if it lands a big state grant to help pay for it. The economic impact of a ski-snowboarding operation on Detroit Mountain would be substantial - anywhere from...
July 22, 2010 - 7:51am
May 13, 2010
Study says Detroit Mt. idea 'feasible'
On Tuesday, the much-anticipated feasibility study for the development of Detroit Mountain into a four-season recreation area was presented to the Becker County Board of Commissioners. "It is a feasible project," said Aaron Lauinger, who made the presentation on behalf of the Detroit...
May 13, 2010 - 8:46am
December 25, 2009
Detroit Lakes forms BEST to promote business
A group of community leaders have been working hard to establish a new organization, "Detroit Lakes Regional BEST." The Business Entrepreneurial Support Team's goal is to create a "welcoming environment" for entrepreneurs in the Detroit Lakes and Frazee area.
December 25, 2009 - 6:04am
December 24, 2009
Detroit Lakes tow truck driver back on the job after losing leg in disaster drill
Detroit Lakes tow truck operator Mike Smith lost a leg in a disaster drill gone wrong last year, but he's back at work -- thanks to a new truck,...
December 24, 2009 - 4:32am
December 21, 2009
10,000 Lakes music festival on hiatus -- Event that ran for seven summers off for 2010; no future plans at this point
The 10,000 Lakes Festival, a music and camping event that drew thousands to the Detroit Lakes area for seven summers, is on hiatus for the foreseeable...
December 21, 2009 - 6:03am
Man killed by train near Detroit Lakes
An unidentified man was killed by a Burlington Northern Santa Fe freight train near Detroit Lakes, Minn., on Friday night, the Becker County Sheriff's Department reported Saturday. BNSF reported the incident about 6:58 p.m., the sheriff's department said. The eastbound train hit...
December 21, 2009 - 12:13am
December 5, 2009
10,000 Lakes Festival's future uncertain
FARGO --The future of the 10,000 Lakes Festival appears to be up in the air as rumors swirl that there will be no show in 2010. A Facebook page...
December 5, 2009 - 11:08am
November 27, 2009
Helicopter business to set down in Detroit Lakes
The Detroit Lakes and Becker County Airport may soon be expanding to include helicopter services. The Detroit Lakes Development Authority agreed to a $15,000 loan to Todd Centerwall for his helicopter business, Snowy Owl Aviation. West Central Initiative has also agreed to a $15,000...
November 27, 2009 - 11:11am
November 24, 2009
Kid Rock coming to WE Fest
Kid Rock, the hip-hop-turned hard rock turned crossover country artist will headline the night of August 6 at next summer's WE Fest, according...
November 24, 2009 - 12:37am
November 19, 2009
Becker County may buy Detroit Mountain
Could the former local skiing mecca of Detroit Mountain become a county park? That was just one of many possibilities mentioned during an informal discussion of "recreational opportunities" at the site that was held during Tuesday's Becker County Board meeting. County Administrator...
November 19, 2009 - 4:07am