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January 20, 2018
Detroit Lakes resident Leonard Thielen, who is the grandfather of Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Adam Thielen (note the "Thielen No. 19" socks on his wall), spent eight years working for the ice harvesting company Addison-Miller, slinging ice into railroad boxcars. (Vicki Gerdes / Forum News Service)
DL's Leonard Thielen - Adam Thielen's grandpa - recounts his days as an ice harvester
January 20, 2018 - 2:32pm
January 19, 2018
New Orleans Saints kicker Wil Lutz (3) celebrates with punter Thomas Morstead (6) after kicking a field goal against the Minnesota Vikings during the fourth quarter in the NFC Divisional Playoff football game at U.S. Bank Stadium last weekend. Brace Hemmelgarn-USA TODAY Sports
Saints punter wants to meet fourth-grade class from Thielen's hometown
January 19, 2018 - 9:36pm
January 11, 2018
The ice harvest out front of the Detroit Lakes Pavilion started on a cold one. A sundog could be seen hovering over the Wee Cut workers all afternoon as they extracted 500 pound ice cubes from Big Detroit Lakes one by one. Kaysey Price / Tribuneplay button
A frozen crop: Detroit Lake hosts first ice harvest in nearly 50 years
January 11, 2018 - 9:39pm
January 8, 2018
Blake (Mastin) Sundvor (left) & Robert Strand (right)
Minnesota cop placed on leave for allegedly punching man he once arrested
January 8, 2018 - 7:34pm
December 25, 2017
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources warns people should always assume ice might break. Minnesota Department of Natural Resources illustration
3 escape Suburban after it plunges into lake on Christmas Eve
December 25, 2017 - 1:04pm
November 28, 2017
Parker Eastman
Missing Detroit Lakes teen found in California, but now what?
November 28, 2017 - 3:24pm
November 27, 2017
A 72-year-old man was fatally injured in a fire Saturday, Nov. 25, at a Detroit Lakes condominium. Special to The Forum
Detroit Lakes, Minn. man dies in fire at local condominium
November 27, 2017 - 3:59pm
October 8, 2017
Julia Stella. Kaysey Price / Forum News Service
Detroit Lakes horse rescued from kill truck does well at Minnesota state competition
October 8, 2017 - 7:15am
September 28, 2017
The Minnesota State Patrol and Becker County Sheriff’s Department were at the scene where a tan Bronco truck was pulled over and surrounded by squad cars Thursday night, Sept. 28, at U.S. Highway 10 and County Road 15 just east of Audubon.Kaysey Price/ Forum News Service
Large police presence near Detroit Lakes comes after reports suggesting officer-involved shooting
September 28, 2017 - 10:56pm
September 13, 2017
Minn. city snuffs ordinance restricting sale of tobacco to buyers under 21
September 13, 2017 - 8:37am
September 12, 2017
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State fire marshall says blaze that destroyed Elmer's BBQ was an accident
September 12, 2017 - 10:19am
August 30, 2017
Millie, a blue tick coon hound puppy, is now healing after leg surgery following abuse at the hands of her owner. Brandon Scott Hesse Hamilton, 32, of Detroit Lakes was arrested and charged with animal cruelty. (submitted photo)play button
Detroit Lakes man accused of body-slamming puppy, breaking its leg
August 30, 2017 - 4:15pm
August 8, 2017
The 1992 St. Paul Winter Carnival Ice Palace on Harriet Island in St. Paul. Richard Marshall / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Supersized ice palace, with help from west central Minn., planned for Super Bowl
August 8, 2017 - 8:59am
June 11, 2017
After going for a swim at the Detroit Lakes beach, multiple children reported experiencing swimmer's itch. Symptoms can be alleviated with over-the-counter antihistamines or anti-itch creams. Special to Forum News Service
Swimmer's itch hits Minnesota's lake country early
June 11, 2017 - 8:30am
May 25, 2017
Grand Forks man dies, another injured in head-on crash in Becker County
May 25, 2017 - 10:04am
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