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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
March 16, 2018
Gymnasts' four-peat a new feat at DLHS
Editor’s Note: This is part one of two detailing seven days in Detroit Lakes athletics that produced unique state champions on back-to-back...
March 16, 2018 - 9:00am
November 20, 2017
Gulon, Tracy reach state swimming championship podium
Junior Syd Gulon and freshman Jennifer Tracy each reached the championship podium at the Minnesota Class A state swimming and diving competition...
November 20, 2017 - 3:22am
November 17, 2017
Laker swimmers reach finals in seven events, bust six school records
Detroit Lakes swimmers will make appearances in more than half of the state finals qualifying for seven events on championship day Saturday,...
November 17, 2017 - 5:30pm
DeWulf leads Nevis to 9-man championship game
Nevis’ senior quarterback Jack DeWulf ran wild for 230 rushing yards on 14 carries and two touchdowns to send the Tigers (10-2) into the Minnesota...
November 17, 2017 - 1:36pm
November 9, 2017
Foreign exchange student from Brazil has been an asset for Ada-Borup-NCW football
On his first day ever playing American football, Ada-Borup (Minn.) junior Vitor Vac Bitu Alves watched as Ada-Borup-Norman County West kicker...
November 9, 2017 - 7:48pm
Big win streaks will collide in state quarters between Mahnomen and Minneota
Two teams with double-digit winning streaks collide Saturday in Alexandria when undefeated, No. 6 Minneota (11-0) faces No. 8 Mahnomen (10-1)...
November 9, 2017 - 10:20am
March 24, 2017
Goodhue stunned by North Woods
It was a shot that Jacob McNamara said he’s made since third or fourth grade. Down 51-49 to unseeded North Woods with 2.3 seconds to go, Goodhue...
March 24, 2017 - 8:34pm
Bluejays end Raiders’ season in consolation semis
The No. 3-seeded Central Minnesota Christian Bluejays finished the first half on an 18-2 run and eliminated the Lake Park-Audubon Raiders 68-49...
March 24, 2017 - 1:31pm
March 23, 2017
Goodhue takes down Raiders for second straight year
No. 2-seeded Goodhue came out on fire from downtown and built a first half lead the Lake Park-Audubon Raiders could not erase in a 57-37 Wildcats’...
March 23, 2017 - 5:24pm
James Amdal, 97, in attendance at state quarterfinal
James Amdal, 97, played basketball and graduated from Lake Park high school in 1938. He was seated courtside at Williams Arena for Lake Park-Audubon’s...
March 23, 2017 - 2:56pm
March 22, 2017
Otters' late charge falls short in state opener
Trailing the entire game, Fergus Falls nearly snuck away with a state tournament win. Down 15 points with less than five minutes to play, the...
March 22, 2017 - 6:20pm
Mom's fight with cancer shaped the attitude of LP-A's Raaen
When Shannon Raaen watches her only son, her "baby" as she refers to him, play for Lake Park-Audubon in Thursday's Class A basketball quarterfinals,...
March 22, 2017 - 1:58pm
March 21, 2017
Basketball has been lifelong affair for Breckenridge's Lipp
Breckenridge boys basketball coach Arly Ohm has a visual of Stevin Lipp, which he'll always associate with the senior. It's not Lipp soaring...
March 21, 2017 - 7:27pm
Rough patch key in pushing Otters to state tournament
There was a stretch in January for the Fergus Falls boys basketball team when the Otters realized something was off. Winning wasn't fun and certainly...
March 21, 2017 - 4:00pm
March 17, 2017
Alex girls' state title bid ends in semifinals
The Alexandria girls basketball team’s hopes for a state title came to an end Thursday with a 50-34 loss to Orono in the Class-3A State Tournament...
March 17, 2017 - 10:17am