Jean Leighton Passes Away at Age 93

Carol McCarthy | Jul 10, 2019 AT 7:23 am

The matriarch of the Leighton clan has passed away. Jean Leighton passed away peacefully Tuesday (July 9th) at the family Lake Cabin in Detroit Lakes at the age of 93.

UND Leading Scorer for Men's Hockey Program, Greg Johnson, Dies at Age 48

Carol McCarthy | Jul 9, 2019 AT 3:06 pm

The University of North Dakota says the leading scorer in the history of the men’s hockey program, Greg Johnson, died Monday in Detroit.

Detroit Lakes Man Pleads Guilty to Criminal Sexual Conduct with Minor Female

Carol McCarthy | Jul 9, 2019 AT 12:45 pm

A Detroit Lakes man entered a guilty plea to two counts of Criminal Sexual Conduct in Becker County District Court today (Tuesday).

​Waubun Man Formally Charged in Becker County Hit and Run

Carol McCarthy | Jul 9, 2019 AT 12:27 pm

A Waubun man is charged with Criminal Vehicular Homicide and Traffic Collision Failure to Stop-Injury or Death in the fatal hit and run accident in Becker County last month.

Thunderstorms bring torrential rain and high winds to region

Carol McCarthy | Jul 9, 2019 AT 7:54 am

A line of thunderstorms that drifted east across the region Monday night brought torrential rain, and high winds, prompting storm and flash flood warnings.