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September 21, 2018
Travis Anderson, 37, of Fargo, poses for a photo with his wife, Donna, and three sons: Andrew, 6, Jackson, 3, and Ethan, 1. Special to Forum News Service
At 37, a lifelong Minnesota Vikings fan is finally attending his first game. He never envisioned it would be because of this.
September 21, 2018 - 7:00am
September 14, 2018
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Detroit Lakes composer's music played at Miss America contest
September 14, 2018 - 11:19am
August 31, 2018
Trudy and Howard Maninga have a replica Vietnam War fighting hole, among other pieces of history, on their property west of Two Inlets in rural Ponsford.
Vietnam memorial addresses lingering wounds
August 31, 2018 - 3:26pm
August 29, 2018
Kate Johnson, age 11, Cole Rotter, age 9, Grace Johnson, age 8, and Etta Rotter, age 6, set up a lemonade stand on Lake Sallie Drive last Friday, Aug. 24, to raise money for a new Becker County Museum in Detroit Lakes. (Submitted photo)
Local kids host lemonade stand to raise money for new museum
August 29, 2018 - 10:33am
August 26, 2018
Volunteers (from left) Charlie Zemlicka, Jon Lason and Steven Hendrickson spent three days this past week sprucing up the playhouse at Mahube-Otwa Head Start so the preschoolers would have a safer, nicer-looking house to play in when they start classes in September. (Vicki Gerdes / Tribune)
Pebbles On the Pond: Local scoutmaster and friends make playtime a little more safe, fun for Mahube Head Start kids this fall
August 26, 2018 - 3:00pm
August 23, 2018
Detroit Lakes Mayor Matt Brenk, at left, shakes the hand of Police Officer Joe Steffens before presenting him with a Lifesaving Award. Also honored was Minnesota State Patrol Lieutenant Mike Engum (next to Steffen). The two men were recognized for saving the life of Gary Wright Jr., at left, of Perham. (Submitted photo)
City honors police officer, state trooper, EMS workers for lifesaving efforts
August 23, 2018 - 9:50am
Becker County Sheriff Todd Glander gave out awards Tuesday for saving the lives of two people who nearly drowned in Little Detroit Lake on July 7. From left are: Glander, Patrick Fritz, Christopher Fritz, Nathan Rethwisch, Lindsay Anderson, Tracy Rethwisch, Deputy Jerron Aschnewitz and Deputy Cole Sanders. Nathan Bowe/Tribune
Pontooners and deputies honored for saving lives on Little Detroit
August 23, 2018 - 9:33am
August 16, 2018
Phyllis Litherland, right, co-founded the Moorhead Dairy Queen with her husband, Bob, in 1949. She died Sunday, Aug. 12, at her daughter's home in Chicago at the age of 90. Courtesy of Moorhead Dairy Queen
Co-creator of Dilly Bar dies at 90
August 16, 2018 - 5:52pm
August 14, 2018
Area students continue to excel academically
August 14, 2018 - 1:03pm
August 8, 2018
Jes Hed, left, from Fargo VAMC Voluntary services, recently accepted a donation of 32 handcrafted heart pillows like these from Charlotte Olson, past commander of DAV Auxiliary Unit 31, Detroit Lakes. (Submitted photo)
DAV Auxiliary donates heart pillows to Fargo VAMC
August 8, 2018 - 2:10pm
On hand for the check presentation from Consolidated Title Services to the Becker County Veterans Service Office were (left to right) Kimberly Frederick, Lauri Brooke, Jennifer Olson, Mary Jo Zweerink. (Submitted photo)
Consolidated Title pays it forward to help county's veterans
August 8, 2018 - 2:08pm
July 26, 2018
Fran Mattson of Ogema and Don Sayer of Detroit Lakes were among the 2018 nominees for Becker County Outstanding Senior Citizen. Mattson and Cormorant Lakes area resident Rick Julian were chosen for the award, but Julian was unable to be present for Thursday's ceremony at the Becker County Fair. Sayer and Mattson were both recognized for their volunteer work at the ceremony. (Vicki Gerdes / Tribune)
Outstanding for their volunteerism: Senior citizens honored by Becker County Fair for giving back to community
July 26, 2018 - 11:28pm
July 23, 2018
Becker County Sheriff's Deputy Adam Douglas, left, and Chief Deputy Shane Richard were recently honored with Lifesaver Awards by the county board. (Submitted photos)
Three people honored with Lifesaver awards
July 23, 2018 - 2:31pm
Area students excelling academically
July 23, 2018 - 2:23pm
July 22, 2018
Bob and Patricia Krussell of Dellwood stand next to their son-in-law, Steve Berger, left, on the night he asked for the hand of their daughter, Joanna Berger, in marriage during the summer of 2000. Steve Berger was shot and killed at a country concert in Las Vegas October 1, 2017. Courtesy of Bob and Patricia Krussell
Couple adopts grandchildren after Las Vegas shooting tragedy
July 22, 2018 - 7:08am