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Home and Sport Show set for next weekend in DL
'Nowhere to Lay Their Heads': March 25 forum at Ecumen turns spotlight on homelessness
Man reported missing from the Cormorant area
Local agencies team up to fight elder abuse
AgweekTV: Eyes on the Ears
Thunderbirds co-op fulfills lifelong dreams of players and coaches
Thompson breaks through; state wrestlers cap banner season
Tucker Hibbert claims 11th Pro National Snocross Championship
Tappe finishes career at Northern State
North Central All-Star basketball games looking for players
Unwrapping #MeToo with grace
It's almost time to light the 'Fire in February': DL preacher's plans taking shape to mobilize community to read Bible's Book of Acts
'Fire in February': DL preacher hopes to mobilize local faith community to read Bible's Book of Acts
LP-A Elementary recognized for achieving positive student outcomes
Snappy side: Festive Pomegranate Salad sure to shine on holiday menu
friends & neighbors
After historic college basketball upset, Little Caesar’s announces free pizza giveaway to everyone in America
Nice growing, Jack: Jack Chivers Realty relocating to downtown DL, into the mall
Farmers concerned about trade war with China
Twin Cities airport is best in its size
State Commerce Dept. website now multilingual
Ken’s FM fundraiser aims to bring station back to full power
What's ahead for the region's arts scene in the coming weeks?
Dishing up a tasty homemade meal, for a good cause: DL Breakfast Rotary's March 13 meatball dinner to benefit local food pantry
Spring is here -- and your local library is ready to celebrate
Here's what's coming to lakes area this month
Kenneth "Bud" Koenig
More immigrants would give huge boost to US economy
Letter:Credit unions are very different from banks
Letter: Why aren't we fighting back against Russia?
Sixty pills prescribed--only four were needed
It's time to return a big favor to the Boys and Girls Club
Sometimes memories are more important than fish
Are Ivory-billed woodpeckers back from the dead?
Jumbo perch are popping up
Brad Laabs column: The panfish are biting, and the tullibee chase is on
Maple syrup-making at Minnesota state parks
Ruby's Pantry helps families make ends meet; Local mom of 7 shares her story
Adolescent anxiety is on the rise, and social media may be part of the problem
Minnesota Made: Enjoy some movies shot in the Lake of 10,000 Lakes
For the love of the homeless: DL native Luke Pechmann poses for animal adoption pin-up calendar
Welcome to the dark side: Local museum's first 'After Dark' event brings sold-out crowds
Youth fishing derby on Little Detroit Lake was 'great success'
The walls came tumbling down: Ice palace demolished on Friday
Totally tube-ular!: Elementary school students get outside to slide
Polar Fest's inaugural hotdish challenge brings in big, hungry crowd
Polar Fest ends with a bang – and a splash
July 30, 2017
Into the woods: Ely musician turns ‘Root Beer Lady’ Dorothy Molter’s story into a musical
ELY, Minn. — A long-ish time ago, on an island in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness, there lived a nurse who made root beer for...
July 30, 2017 - 7:28am
January 24, 2017
'A beacon of hope'
When you ask the cast of the Detroit Lakes High School 2017 one-act play, Lois Lowry's "Gathering Blue," what the story is all about, there's...
January 24, 2017 - 10:50am
January 8, 2017
Broadway musical coming to Detroit Lakes: Holmes Theatre to present 'Pump Boys & Dinettes' this Friday
The musical "Pump Boys & Dinettes" was a bonafide hit when it first premiered Off-Broadway at New York's Chelsea West Side Arts Theatre on July 10, 1981, transferring first to the larger Colonnades Theatre in October before making its Broadway bow at the Princess Theatre on Feb. 4,...
January 8, 2017 - 10:00am
December 1, 2016
'World's best tribute to young Elvis' comes to Detroit Lakes Saturday
The Historic Holmes Theatre is proud to announce that Travis LeDoyt is bringing his "Christmas with the King" show to Detroit Lakes on Saturday,...
December 1, 2016 - 5:00pm
November 10, 2016
Bruno Mars plans concert in Fargo
Grammy-winning singer Bruno Mars apparently is bringing his magic to the Fargodome. Mars recently released on his website a list of cities he plans to perform at during his 24K Magic Tour, though dates have yet to be released. Fargo was among more than 80 cities in the U.S., Canada...
November 10, 2016 - 11:16am
November 9, 2016
Extra performance added for 'The Little Mermaid'; Three chances left to see DLHS fall musical, Nov. 10-12
Due to popular demand, an extra performance of the Detroit Lakes Public Schools' fall musical, "The Little Mermaid," has been added. Audiences can buy their tickets at the door for a special Friday, Nov. 11 showing of the Disney favorite, which gets underway at 7:30 p.m. on the stage...
November 9, 2016 - 10:25am
November 5, 2016
They're ba-aaaack! Church Basement Ladies’ “Away in a Basement” comes to DL’s Holmes Theatre this Friday
And out of the basement shall come a program of good tidings, great humor and joy! The Church Basement Ladies are serving it up again with their...
November 5, 2016 - 10:51am
November 3, 2016
Under the sea: The Little Mermaid is DLHS fall musical
Though the adventures of King Triton's youngest daughter, Ariel, were first introduced to the world nearly 180 years ago, in the 1837 Danish...
November 3, 2016 - 5:25am
October 5, 2016
'Skippyjon Jones' coming to Holmes Oct. 13
Mirror, mirror on the wall, who is the bravest Chihuahua of them all? Skippyjon Jones the Siamese cat (who thinks he's a Mexican Chihuahua),...
October 5, 2016 - 9:30am
September 3, 2016
Bill Nye the Science Guy lands Netflix talk show
Scientist Bill Nye has landed a new Netflix talk show set to launch in spring 2017, the streaming network announced Wednesday. "Bill Nye Saves...
September 3, 2016 - 5:00am
August 24, 2016
Medora Musical ticket sales break 100,000
More than 100,000 tickets have been sold so far for this year's Medora Musical, making it the third consecutive year the longstanding event has...
August 24, 2016 - 10:26am
August 4, 2016
50-year marriage focus of Long Lake Theater’s musical ‘I Do! I Do!’
The theater production “I Do! I Do!” opens today (Wednesday) and runs through Saturday, Aug. 27 at Long Lake Theater in Hubbard. The two-person...
August 4, 2016 - 5:25am
July 21, 2016
‘Annie Get Your Gun’ opens July 28
“Buffalo Bill” Cody’s Wild West Show will come alive when Northern Light Opera Company brings Irving Berlin’s “Annie Get Your Gun”...
July 21, 2016 - 5:40am
June 16, 2016
Medora Musical ‘looking forward’
The Medora Musical kicked off its 51st season this month at the Burning Hills Amphitheatre, with a few changes in store. “We put a lot of time...
June 16, 2016 - 5:10am
March 24, 2016
Auditions set for ‘Steel Magnolias’
Auditions for the Minnesota Folklore Theater’s summer season production of “Steel Magnolias” are set to take place Monday, April 4 at 6 p.m.; Wednesday, April 6 at 7:30 p.m.; and Saturday, April 9 at 10 a.m. All auditions will be held at Minnesota Folklore Theater, 100 Highland...
March 24, 2016 - 5:10am