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Detroit Lakes, Minnesota is located in Becker County. Zip codes in Detroit Lakes, MN include 56502, and 56501. The median home price in Detroit Lakes is $239,000. More Detroit Lakes information.

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Yesterday | Star Tribune

Mental impairment isn't grounds to end parental rights, Minnesota Court of Appeals says

A man from Detroit Lakes, Minn., regained parental rights to his young daughter Monday when the Minnesota Court of Appeals ruled that those rights had been wrongfully terminated based solely on his mental impairment.


Sat Apr 12, 2014

Star Tribune

Take good care of my baby: Bobby Vee and his wife celebrate 50 years

Bobby Vee, Minnesota's first rock star, has been married longer than any other rock star except maybe Fats Domino.


Wed Apr 09, 2014

The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

Former Becker sheriff pleads not guilty

Former Becker County Sheriff Tim Gordon pleaded not guilty Monday to charges including felony counts of theft by swindle and presenting a false claim, along with a gross misdemeanor count of misconduct by a public officer.



Shooting yourself in the foot

In a quest to improve quality of life, Minnesota is pouring $1.1 billion into road projects this summer; the same amount being dedicated to a new stadium .


Mon Apr 07, 2014


Frenchman adopts WWII grave of Bloomington woman's father

"A fellow in France, Marc Corriger, adopted this grave, and he came to Minnesota last summer," said Becker County Historical Society director Amy Degerstrom.


Sat Apr 05, 2014

St. Cloud Times

St. Cloud shop has roots in reusing items

St. Cloud shop has roots in reusing items on Susan Williams displays an item at her shop, 2nd Thoughts, in St. Cloud.


Thu Apr 03, 2014

Minot Daily News

Francis - Frank' Gathman

Francis "Frank" Gathman, 82, a resident of Detroit Lakes, Minn., died peacefully, Wednesday, April 2, 2014, at Oak Crossing, Detroit Lakes.



Minnesota road construction plan includes 308 projects in 2014

State Department of Transportation officials Thursday unveiled the projects they'll tackle this year.


Thu Mar 27, 2014

Twin Cities Daily Planet

Omnibus tax bill devoted largely to property tax relief

Rep. Jim Davnie, chair of the House Property and Local Tax Committee, previews provisions of his committee's division report for members of the House Taxes Committee March 26. On the heels of successful enactment of a $443 million tax relief bill, the House Taxes Committee got its first look Wednesday at round two - HF3170 , the omnibus tax bill.


Wed Mar 26, 2014

Valley News Live

Detroit Lakes Becomes Special Education Hub

Specialists and programs tailored to students with special needs are attracting families to the Detroit Lakes school district.


Tue Mar 25, 2014

CBS Local

Deputies ID'd In Becker Co. Pursuit, Shooting

Two deputies involved in a Becker County 10-mile pursuit and shooting have been identified and remain on administrative leave.


Bemidji man steals squad car, shots fired

The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension has a suspect in custody following a 10-mile pursuit that ended in Becker County and included two deputies firing weapons.



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