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DL cop, ex-convict facing off in court: Both allege years of harassment, both seek restraining orders
Four charged in White Earth heroin investigation
WATCH: Flames engulf Perrywinkle Marketplace in Otter Tail County
Construction begins on Fish Lake Dam makeover
Health and Wellness in Becker County: Summit addresses challenges, highlights reasons to celebrate
Minnesota hero Jessie Diggins, and her mom, talk about the skier's historic golden moment
Laker gymnasts four-peat at state
Pirates end Laker season in overtime
Outside shooting leads Alex over Laker boys
Gorden a finalist for NHSACA coach of the year
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
Social Security supports veterans, active duty military personnel
friends & neighbors
Report: Minnesota solar jobs jumped 48 percent last year
'A Daughter's Love': Sisters open up business caring for seniors
Explore Lake Life Expo scheduled for Feb 23-24
Speakeasy sells to buyer who plans to lease building to Spitfire Bar & Grill
Minnesota gas prices down 2.5 cents this week
What's new in lakes area entertainment this week
Break out the chocolate and wine for that special valentine
Heartfelt harmonies: Barbershop singers to deliver musical valentines on Feb. 14
'The Grumpy Gardener' provides a shovelful of ideas for minimizing gardening angst
Talking Stick accepting literary submissions
Owen Milo Accola
Supporting Denny McNamara
Ed & JoAnne Lillis
Francis R. "Butch" Bellanger
Merlin V. Thompson
Sheena Marie Butcher
Rosemary Alice (Savig) Zurn
Thomas Wayne Block
Gun violence: Inaction is deafening with every shot
A great president: I (still) like Ike
Letter: One in four high schoolers now use tobacco products
Solar, wind power mean jobs for Minnesota
What people don't know about genetic testing can hurt them
It's nest-building time for bald eagles
Brad Laabs column: Got the itch? Here are some open water spots
Refuting 'keyboard cowboys,' Wis. man verifies authenticity of famous entangled bucks
Don't let fish freeze before cleaning
Cold doesn't stop fun-loving river otters
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
Minn. mom, former Olympic swimmer, competes for $1M on Survivor TV show
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
'Building the Ice Palace': Artist Hans Gilsdorf reflects on challenges of construction
Snow much fun: DLHS art students make larger-than-life snow sculptures as part of Polar Fest
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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
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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