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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
March 14, 2018
Groundbreaking on new DL wastewater plant set for April 9
A date has been set for the groundbreaking on Detroit Lakes' new $34 million wastewater treatment plant: Public Utilities General Manager Vernell Roberts announced at Tuesday night's meeting of the Detroit Lakes City Council that the groundbreaking would take place at 1 p.m. on Monday,...
March 14, 2018 - 10:35am
DL School Board hires Fargo architects for facility improvements
With an eye toward a possible November building bond referendum for a new school facilities construction project, the Detroit Lakes School Board approved a letter of engagement with Zerr Berg Architects of Fargo at its Monday night meeting. The action was the result of two special...
March 14, 2018 - 10:35am
Ag-cellent adventure in DL: Tractors, animals and first-hand tales at Ag-In-The-Classroom
There's a lot of enthusiastic talk about, "my grandpa does this" or "my grandma does that" amongst the kids after a day of Ag-In-The-Classroom...
March 14, 2018 - 10:32am
MN secretary of state stops in DL: Steve Simon talks elections - and new tool for business data
Minnesota secretary of State Steve Simon received his federal security clearance last week, and is now able to receive reports of potential cyber...
March 14, 2018 - 10:31am
March 13, 2018
ATV goes through ice on Graham Lake near Frazee
A two-person side-by-side ATV operated by a Perham man went through the ice on Graham Lake southwest of Frazee on Sunday. The ATV was pulled...
March 13, 2018 - 10:29pm
Cellphone scam reaches Minnesota; reports of stolen bank accounts and identities
SHAKOPEE, Minn.—A new nationwide scam that targets smartphone users has reached Minnesota. Tina Anderson of Shakopee was on her cellphone...
March 13, 2018 - 9:40pm
Minn. bill banning use of handling cellphones in vehicles passes first test
ST. PAUL—This year could be the year that Minnesota outlaws handling your cellphone while driving. A bipartisan proposal to mandate "hands-free"...
March 13, 2018 - 9:19pm
Body of missing Red Lake woman found
RED LAKE, Minn.—The body of Amy Dow—a Red Lake, Minn., woman missing since Jan. 28—was found Monday, March 12, according to...
March 13, 2018 - 5:59pm
Sheriff says school van apparently did not yield for semi in western Minn. crash
HANCOCK, Minn. – The driver of the Hancock Public School van that collided with a semi Monday afternoon at the intersection of a gravel and...
March 13, 2018 - 5:25pm
Minnesota politicians join to fight elder abuse
ST. PAUL—Democrats and Republicans are getting together to bolster Minnesota's response to serious lapses in care delivered to senior citizens....
March 13, 2018 - 3:39pm
Woman who fatally shot boyfriend in YouTube stunt expected to receive lifelong firearms ban as part of sentencing
MINNEAPOLIS - A 20-year-old woman is expected to be told she can never touch a firearm again Wednesday in her sentencing for fatally shooting...
March 13, 2018 - 1:52pm
Arkansas man wanted for sex trafficking of minors found, jailed in Bismarck
BISMARCK - An Arkansas man who's been wanted on sex trafficking charges for about a year is now behind bars after police found him in Bismarck....
March 13, 2018 - 7:18am
March 12, 2018
Eight injured when school van, semi crash in western Minn.
HOLLOWAY, Minn. – The Swift County Sheriff’s Office is investigating after a crash with multiple injuries on Monday, March 12, about 4...
March 12, 2018 - 11:56pm
Fired state IT official speaks out about MNLARS computer system
ST. PAUL—A longtime state official overseeing Minnesota's beleaguered new computer system for vehicle tabs and titles has been fired. But...
March 12, 2018 - 9:33pm
Minnesota GOP legislators want Medicaid recipients to work
ST. PAUL—Republican Minnesota lawmakers want a law requiring able-bodied Medicaid recipients to work. They said the bill they unveiled...
March 12, 2018 - 5:18pm