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Woman Dies After Being Hit By Train In Detroit Lakes

DETROIT LAKES, Minn. (AP) — Police in Detroit Lakes say a 56-year-old woman has died after she was struck by a freight train.

Authorities were called about a pedestrian being hit by a train Saturday night. 81 more words


Man With Knife Arrested In Becker County Human Services Office

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A Frazee, Minnesota man was arrested in Detroit Lakes Wednesday for wielding a knife in the lobby of a Becker County Human Services office. 79 more words


Teen reported missing from Detroit Lakes, MN | Valley News Live

DETROIT LAKES, Minn. (Valley News Live) – Authorities are trying to get the word out about a 16-year-old who is reported missing from the Detroit Lakes area. 37 more words


La Barista

More often than not, my weekends consist of either bucket listing trips or studying while keeping a cup of hot coffee nearby. With our next coffee stop, I just happened to be doing both! 76 more words

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Dick Beardsley Marathon - Race Highlights

“Take the lake”

I don’t write reviews or recaps of every race I run. First, that would get obnoxious for readers. Second, while every race is meaningful to me, I don’t always have noteworthy experiences to share for the good of the group. 699 more words


The perspective from a distance

We’re spending the week in vacation mode.

Vacation mode meaning heading east to the lake in Minnesota to spend time with family at my grandparent’s lake cabin, per tradition. 1,164 more words


State Patrol Dashcam Shows Near Head-On Collision

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – A Minnesota State Patrol car caught a very close call on its dashboard camera.

On June 6, a state trooper was pulled over on Highway 59 in Detroit Lakes when a head-on collision nearly occurred. 57 more words