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July 20, 2018
Maren Skadsem, right, and her sister Brenna, left, pose for a picture with Anne Sellin of Lakes Crisis & Resource Center. Funds raised from Maren's T-shirt sales will ultimately be donated to the crisis center for special projects and training. Submitted photo
11-year-old Maren Skadsem already has fundraising down to a T: The youngest member of Women's ONE-Hundred aims to sponsor more youth
6 hours 3 min ago
July 19, 2018
Friday night's Bash on the Beach concert, featuring Hairball, drew roughly 2,300 people to the Detroit Lakes City Beach. (Gene Lof / Dr. Drone Aerial Images)
Warm, wet, and a little wild: Water carnival's final weekend draws record crowds
July 19, 2018 - 11:40am
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Central Minnesota woman dies four years after losing 4-year-old daughter to rare strain of E. coli
July 19, 2018 - 10:58am
July 15, 2018
Happenings
July 15, 2018 - 2:22pm
July 13, 2018
Dan Welter of New York Mills gets ready to hop in the plane that will take him up 10,000 feet for his first skydiving jump. Nathan Bowe/Tribune
A perfect day for skydiving in Detroit Lakes
July 13, 2018 - 6:49pm
July 11, 2018
Dave Peterson, of Detroit Lakes, has taken part in the Habitat 500 Bike Ride for the past nine years, raising more than $50,000 for the affordable housing nonprofit, Habitat for Humanity. This year, in honor of his milestone 10-year ride, he's set an ambitious fundraising goal of $20,000. Submitted photo
'Achievement, accomplishment, satisfaction': DL man sets ambitious $20K fundraising goal for his 10th Habitat ride
July 11, 2018 - 4:04pm
July 10, 2018
Jack Jablonski, seen here in a photo posted to Twitter in December 2017, suffered a spinal cord injury in late 2011 during a junior varsity hockey game as a sophomore. Special to Forum News Service
'It was pretty shocking,' paralyzed former hockey player Jablonski says of wiggling toes
July 10, 2018 - 4:44pm
A general view of the Super Bowl LII logo on the field before the game between the New England Patriots and the Philadelphia Eagles at U.S. Bank Stadium Feb. 4. Richard Mackson / USA TODAY Sports
Super Bowl committee hands out additional funds to Minn. communities
July 10, 2018 - 11:18am
July 3, 2018
Meet the Miss Northwest contestants: New 2018 royalty will be crowned this Saturday, July 7
July 3, 2018 - 12:06pm
July 1, 2018
Commodore Gail Tronnes and her husband Hans Tronnes lead the parade with their pontoon on Lake Melissa every year for the Independence Day parade. / Submitted photo
Lake traditions still going strong: Lake Melissa July 4th Boat Parade expected to bring in 80 boats
July 1, 2018 - 6:32pm
June 30, 2018
Happenings
June 30, 2018 - 4:06pm
Skiers perform a daring stunt during a ski show at the 1971 Northwest Water Carnival. Photo courtesy of the Becker County Museum
Making waves for 83 years: Northwest Water Carnival is one of Minnesota's longest-running festivals
June 30, 2018 - 8:27am
June 29, 2018
By happenstance, Alexandria realtor Craig Mische wound up taking photos and videos of a wedding on Lake Darling last Friday, June 22. Coincidentally, it was the wedding of a former classmate, Michelle Fette Thoennes. (Photo courtesy of Craig Mische)
Drone captures pontoon wedding on Minnesota lake
June 29, 2018 - 11:39am
June 28, 2018
Happenings
June 28, 2018 - 3:21pm
Grand Park Township, which no longer exists (and much of which now lies within Tamarac National Wildlife Refuge), had just one country school district, District No. 95. Photo courtesy Becker County Museum
A brief history of Becker County country schools
June 28, 2018 - 2:50pm