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Woman sentenced for home burglary
MnDOT ends spring truck weight restrictions in central frost zone
Police confirm Grand Forks mother killed children, herself in home
Woman sentenced for check forgery
'The sheer joy': Adapted bowling is growing in the area
Time-honored tips for springtime fishing
Bison 18th after day one of NCAA Regional
Lakers, Herzog continue season streak
BOYS GOLF: Pirates nip Lakers in Bemidji
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
Parent company of Herberger's could be headed for liquidation
Detroit Lakes couple forced to spend extra $2,000 on flights home after being stranded in Mexico by Sun Country
Peterson: Work mandate for food stamps imperils next farm bill
Arvig to boost workforce by 160
Ketter joins Mid-Minnesota as DL branch manager
Look to the future... plant a tree
What's on tap for arts and entertainment in the lakes area
Exploring a Native American tradition: Thursday's Early Childhood Powwow at DLMS to be 'learning experience'
Special music event coming to DL library April 24
What's coming up for arts and entertainment around the region
Donald & Kathleen (King) Coder
Evie Svare and Fran Nelson
Francis "Lucille" Newton
Gregg A. Orr
Leona S. Horner
Burton L. Lande
Thumbs up to all who helped after crash
Guest Editorial: New thinking needed in opioid battles
Are we biased? Blame our brains' filing system
The spirit of spring is calling
Alarm sounded--Get work done, lawmakers
Time-honored tips for springtime fishing
Installing purple martin house was no small feat
Ice out on Otter Tail County lake shows Mother Nature's power and beauty
Lake ice is deteriorating, time to be done with ice fishing
Ice-out shaping up to be late: Brutally cold April will impact May fishing opener
Getting ahead of the curve: Cancer rehab in DL helps patients get back into life
'We'll strive to be fair': Two of Becker County’s top legal eagles talk about upcoming judgeships
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
Letter: Ice palace co-chairs thank the community
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
friends & neighbors
October 12, 2017
Local Sons of Norway give back to community
Every year the Sons of Norway Vikingland Lodge in Detroit Lakes holds a silent auction in April, to raise money for its charitable foundation....
October 12, 2017 - 10:30am
National Honor Society at LP-A inducts new members
Junior and senior members of Lake Park-Audubon High School's National Honor Society welcomed 24 new members at their annual Induction Ceremony...
October 12, 2017 - 9:30am
December 29, 2016
Marotzke turns 90
Come help Marcille Marotzke celebrate her 90th birthday with an open house on Saturday, Jan. 7 at Zion Lutheran Church in Detroit Lakes. Birthday...
December 29, 2016 - 7:00am
December 22, 2016
Detroit Lakes Breakfast Rotary helps with guided reading program in Waubun-Ogema-White Earth
Back in 2015, when Laurie Johnson, principal of Waubun-Ogema-White Earth School District, mentioned that their elementary school lacked a guided...
December 22, 2016 - 11:00am
September 26, 2016
Fostering hope: Local woman organizes ‘kid kits’ fundraiser for county’s foster care program
One day early this summer, Detroit Lakes resident Donna Sauvageau was visiting at a nearby home when her friend’s new foster care charges arrived....
September 26, 2016 - 10:29am
August 25, 2016
August 25, 2016 - 12:27pm
August 18, 2016
Miss Wolf Lake Pageant is Aug. 26
Ten young women will grace the stage at the Lion's Hall in Wolf Lake to vie for the titles of Little Miss, Junior Miss and Miss Wolf Lake on...
August 18, 2016 - 8:43am
August 10, 2016
First Baptist Church’s new pastor had a difficult start in life
Unlike many who answer the call to ministry, Jack Hanks did not grow up in a Christian home. “I didn’t know if God existed, and if he did,...
August 10, 2016 - 5:20am
July 20, 2016
Vergas family reunited with dog after four-month absence
A Vergas family is feeling complete again after being reunited with Sophie, their dog, who had been missing for several months. The nine-year-old...
July 20, 2016 - 5:00am
June 28, 2016
Parenthood, the sequel: Grandparents increasingly becoming responsible for raising kids' children
While other couples their age are closing in on retirement, Connie and Rick Goss are shuttling their granddaughter to summer activities and preparing...
June 28, 2016 - 1:03pm
June 21, 2016
DL’s Schumacher, Fritz-Staley chosen for Bezos Scholars Program
This coming weekend will be a special one for Detroit Lakes High School student Anna Schumacher. Anna and her advisor, Karin Fritz-Staley, are...
June 21, 2016 - 1:51pm
DL native receives Bronze de Fleury Medal
Brig. Gen. James Raymer, U.S. Army Engineer School commandant, awarded Maj. Andrew Swedberg, Maneuver Support Center of Excellence, with the...
June 21, 2016 - 1:48pm
June 14, 2016
Nominees sought for Becker County Outstanding Senior Citizens
Though the title of the award is “Becker County Outstanding Senior Citizen,” the honor bestowed on one man and one woman each year is not...
June 14, 2016 - 2:02pm
‘Turtle Lady’ brings signature reptile to Perham celebration
Money is not the reason that Lynnette Henderson, AKA “the Turtle Lady,” toils away at her sewing machine all year long making fabric turtles....
June 14, 2016 - 1:57pm
May 31, 2016
Perham’s Kelcey Klemm moves to DL to become new city administrator
When former Detroit Lakes City Administrator Bob Louiseau retired at the end of March, he left some big shoes to fill, with his 30-plus years...
May 31, 2016 - 3:54pm