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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
February 11, 2018
It's a 'Polar-riffic' way to feed families in need: Noon Rotary's spaghetti dinner to benefit Food Pantry this year
The Detroit Lakes Noon Rotary Club's annual 'Polar-riffic' Spaghetti Dinner has become a popular Polar Fest tradition — but this year's...
February 11, 2018 - 11:00am
February 4, 2018
Impact of Giving Hearts Day continues to grow: Eight local nonprofits participating in Feb. 8 online fundraiser
Though this Thursday, Feb. 8 is already shaping up to be a "red letter day" in Detroit Lakes, with the evening's Ice Palace Grand Lighting Ceremony...
February 4, 2018 - 1:00pm
January 25, 2018
Eagles clothing drive is a big success
The Detroit Lakes Eagles Aerie 2342 and Eagles Auxiliary held a New Clothing Drive from Nov. 1 to Dec. 8. The community generously dropped of...
January 25, 2018 - 3:00pm
January 18, 2018
On 'top' of weight loss: TOPS weight-loss organization celebrates 70 years of healthy lifestyles
Well, it's that time of year again—the time when people start falling off the New Years' resolution bandwagon. According to statisticbrain.com, about 41 percent of Americans make a resolution and, by the third week, over 68 percent of them have already quit. For those trying...
January 18, 2018 - 1:00pm
January 11, 2018
Detroit Lakes Dollars for Scholars annual funding drive begins
It has been well documented how the cost of college—be it two-year or traditional four-year—has been increasing. In fact, according to a recent 2017 study by the College Board, cost increases are outpacing family income growth, as well as financial aid growth. That leaves...
January 11, 2018 - 8:00am
December 31, 2017
Loss of Kmart hurts Red Kettle campaign
There's good news and bad news when it comes to this year's Becker County Salvation Army Red Kettle campaign. The bad news is the campaign didn't...
December 31, 2017 - 8:00am
December 30, 2017
Knights of sight: DL Lions Club takes new sight-testing technology into more schools
What do you know? Technology is on the rise. Lions Member Pete Granger says since last year, the club has doubled the number of people they have...
December 30, 2017 - 1:00pm
December 27, 2017
DL Eagles donate $1,000 to Becker County Sheriff's Office for adult, child education
December 27, 2017 - 6:00pm
December 25, 2017
Perham area schools receive generous mysterious gift
Perham area schools have a clear reason to celebrate this Christmas season as they were the recipient of a large gift from the Deloris Barnack Kenner Fund. Why Perham area schools were chosen for the honor is less clear. Kenner, who died in 2015, established the Deloris Barnack Kenner...
December 25, 2017 - 2:00pm
December 21, 2017
Paying it forward: DL freshmen raise $1,200 for nonprofits at rummage, bake sale
The first-ever freshmen Pay It Forward Project, a rummage/bake sale, went off without a hitch at Detroit Lakes High School last Thursday, raising...
December 21, 2017 - 9:00am
December 13, 2017
Looking to bring home a doggy or kitty for Christmas?: Free Adoption Day set Saturday at Humane Society of the Lakes
Are you looking to bring home a new kitten, puppy, cat or dog for the holidays this year? Then this Saturday, Dec. 16 is the day to do it. During...
December 13, 2017 - 5:00pm
December 6, 2017
Kiwanis Club helps spread Christmas cheer through lakes area: 'Holiday Wish' nominations, donations being accepted through Dec. 31
It's been about 18 years since the Kiwanis Club of Detroit Lakes and KRCQ Radio first began teaming up to brighten up the Christmas season for families experiencing tough times, by starting up a "Holiday Wish" program. "It started in 1999," says Kiwanis Club member Carrie Johnston,...
December 6, 2017 - 3:00pm
December 1, 2017
Helping hands: Deer Creek parents start nonprofit to help fight childhood cancer
Grieving parents will often start a nonprofit after the loss of a child in an effort to raise awareness or help other families that find themselves...
December 1, 2017 - 10:00am