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What to do with the Pavilion?
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
Rolland "Rollie" J. Michaelson
John Douglas "Jack" Vogt
Donald "Pork Chop" Welty
Pearl V. "Mickey" Berg
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
calendar of events
May 3, 2018
Wednesday, May 2 Community Schools Engagement Meeting: A community engagement meeting regarding proposed facilities improvements at Detroit Lakes Public Schools is scheduled to take place at 6:30 p.m. in the media center at Rossman Elementary School (1221 Rossman Ave., Detroit Lakes)....
May 3, 2018 - 8:36am
April 28, 2018
Wednesday, April 25 Township Officers Meeting: The Becker County Association of Township Officers will meet at 7 p.m. in the third floor jury assembly room at the Becker County Courthouse. Registration starts at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, April 26
April 28, 2018 - 11:27am
Saturday, April 28 Bike Rodeo: Detroit Lakes' 8th Annual Bike Rodeo will be held at Kent Freeman Sports Arena, 1300 Rossman Ave., from 9:30 a.m. to noon. This event is free and open to all ages, targeting children in grades K-8 with parental participation encouraged. Complete the...
April 28, 2018 - 11:09am
April 20, 2018
Friday, April 20 Square Dancing: The Country Twirlers will host a square dance in the Detroit Lakes I.O.O.F. Hall, 118 W. Holmes St., from 7:30 to 10 p.m. Charley Huhtala is the caller. For more information, please contact President Duane Olson, 218-532-7891.
April 20, 2018 - 11:24am
April 13, 2018
Sunday, April 15 Color Guard Breakfast: The Lake Region Veterans Color Guard will be hosting a breakfast fundraiser from 8 a.m. to noon at the American Legion Club. Suggested donation is $7 for a meal including scrambled eggs; pancakes or French toast; and sausage or bacon, plus beverage....
April 13, 2018 - 1:02pm
April 12, 2018
Wednesday, April 11 Mark Kroos Concert: St. Peter's Lutheran Church of Cormorant will host a free concert by Christian musician Mark Kroos (a past winner of Guitar Player Magazine's International Guitar Superstar Competition in Nashville) starting at 6:30 p.m. A free will offering...
April 12, 2018 - 2:59pm
March 26, 2018
Sunday, March 25 Dirt Bag Ball: The Detroit Mountain Ski Patrol will host its 4th Annual Dirt Bag Ball from 5 to 9 p.m. at the Sandbar II in Detroit Lakes. The evening will include a costume party, taco bar, music by Hardwood Groove and more. The winners of the costume party will...
March 26, 2018 - 1:31pm
March 22, 2018
Friday, March 23 Lenten Fish Fry Fundraiser: The Knights of Columbus Council 12581 of Frazee will host a Lenten fish fry fundraiser from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Frazee. The meal will include fried fish, scalloped potatoes or French fries, green beans, cole...
March 22, 2018 - 3:52pm
March 9, 2018
Monday, March 12 Preschool Roundup: Holy Rosary School, located at 1043 Lake Ave. in Detroit Lakes, will host a preschool roundup and open house from 6 to 7 p.m. Three sessions offered. Call 218-847-5306 or visit www.holyrosarycs.org for more information. Tuesday, March 13
March 9, 2018 - 8:36pm
March 8, 2018
Thursday, March 8 Heart O'Lakes Genealogical Society: Heart O'Lakes Genealogical Society will hold its regular meeting at 6 p.m. inside the Becker County Museum, 714 Summit Ave., Detroit Lakes. This meeting is by arrangement with the Becker County Historical Society. In case of inclement...
March 8, 2018 - 3:08am
February 28, 2018
Thursday, March 1 Lakes Figure Skating Ice Show: The Lakes Figure Skating Club will present its 2018 Ice Show at 7 p.m. inside Kent Freeman Arena, 1310 Rossman Ave., Detroit Lakes. Admission is $6 per person at the door; infants and preschoolers are admitted free of charge. Friday,...
February 28, 2018 - 12:00pm
February 24, 2018
Sunday, February 25 Meatball Dinner & Silent Auction: Trinity Lutheran Church, located at 1401 Madison Ave. in Detroit Lakes, will host a meatball dinner and silent auction fundraiser from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. All are invited. Monday, February 26 Lake Park Lions Meeting: The Lake Park...
February 24, 2018 - 12:00pm
February 21, 2018
Friday, February 23 Lenten Fish Fry Fundraiser: The Knights of Columbus Council 12581 of Frazee will host a Lenten fish fry fundraiser from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Frazee. The meal will include fried fish, scalloped potatoes or French fries, green beans,...
February 21, 2018 - 12:00pm
February 17, 2018
Sunday, February 18 Color Guard Breakfast: The Lake Region Veterans Color Guard will be hosting a breakfast fundraiser from 8 a.m. to noon at the American Legion Club. Suggested donation is $7 for a meal including scrambled eggs; pancakes or French toast; and sausage or bacon, plus...
February 17, 2018 - 3:00pm
February 14, 2018
Thursday, February 15 Rotary Spaghetti Dinner: The Detroit Lakes Noon Rotary Club will host its annual 'Polar-riffic' Spaghetti Dinner from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. in the cafeteria at M State's Detroit Lakes campus, 900 Highway 34 East. Tickets are $10 for adults, $7 for children ages 5-12,...
February 14, 2018 - 5:06pm