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Holiday blood drive scheduled Saturday in DL
'This was a difficult day,' immigration judge says as he rules to deport Minnesota man
Flu vaccine could be less effective this year
'No one I trust more' than Lt. Gov. Smith in U.S.Senate, Dayton says
Blowback over proposed wind turbine near Pelican Lake
Raider girls pick up second victory
Yellowjackets earn conference win over Hornets
Laker wrestlers impressive in win over Bemidji
Laker basketball teams split at TRF
Hallisey scores twice in Mid-State victory over Panthers
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
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Gov. Dayton proclaims 'Acts of Kindness Week' statewide
friends & neighbors
Minnesota fuel costs down 3.2 cents per gallon
Jobs aplenty: Becker County's unemployment rate is lowest it's been in decades
Fuel cost down 2.6 cents last week
Essentia Health Oak Crossing Nursing Home in Detroit Lakes is one of the best in the nation
Sanford Health acquires stake in German hospital system
'Member of the Family': New book captures both the allure and horror of Charles Manson
Medora Christmas tour en route to Detroit Lakes: Musical set for Dec. 15 at George Simson Auditorium
'Rock & Roll Christmas' returns to DL's Holmes Theatre on Dec. 14
Dallas Holm to perform at The Refuge in DL this Sunday
'Winter Harvest' is in: New commemorative book on ice harvesting to be launched Saturday at BC Museum
Tom & Bertha
Robert and Marilynn Halverson
Sarah Ruth (Benson) Cheshire
Rosalynn "Rose" Bekkerus
Beatrice M. Mertens
Thomas Anthony "Tom" Kubat
John Reed King
Lee Hamilton column: Balancing out the lobbyists
Updated: Winona LaDuke column: With Franken, Dems threw out baby with the bathwater
Making the most of Minnesota apprenticeships
Letter: It is what it is--Trump won the election
Lynn Hummel column: Mind your own business
Blane Klemek column: Classic or modern, snowshoes are lots of fun
Brad Laabs column:Changes coming for northern pike fishing
Extremely rare Canada lynx spotted in northern Minnesota forest
Wild turkeys present hunting challenge
The smart move now is: Stay off the ice!
Welcome to the dark side: Local museum's first 'After Dark' event brings sold-out crowds
His way to Broadway: Minnesota’s De’Lon Grant has made his Broadway debut in ‘Come from Away’
Consume those leafy greens for a healthy body
You've gotta have faith: Christian filmmakers start up business, teaching academy in rural Audubon
My Christmas in Denmark: Different traditions, same feel
pine to palm
Israelson qualifies for U.S. Amateur
Defending champ to skip Pine to Palm for pro pursuits
Pine to Palm: Thursday Spotlight
83rd Pine to Palm
Welle returning to defend Pine to Palm championship
November 17, 2017
Baguettes beget baguettes: DL's travel columnist makes a stop in Paris, the city of love...and bread
When I got the chance to go on Eurotour with the other Rotary exchange students in Denmark, we had all looked forward to Italy, but there was...
November 17, 2017 - 11:00am
October 19, 2017
Making the dream a reality and back again: Trip to Europe provides firsthand lessons to Tribune reporter
Wanderlust, fernweh, resfeber, sehnsucht--each of these words, in their respective languages, amount to the same thing: a sense of longing. Each...
October 19, 2017 - 10:27am
October 6, 2017
Column: Planting faith
October 6, 2017 - 5:00am
September 22, 2017
'Two slightly clueless 19 year olds camping...what could go wrong?'
I lived in Minnesota for sixteen years of my life; however, I confess that I never visited Duluth. I had gotten glimpses from pictures on my friends' instagrams and always been a little bit embarrassed that the only memory I have of Lake Superior was collecting stones from the shore...
September 22, 2017 - 10:36pm
September 20, 2017
DL educators rounding up kids for chance to travel to Washington DC and New York City
Keith Eckhoff, Cami Eckhoff, and Katie Bigger are leading an educational travel trip to Washington DC and New York City July 19-23, 2018. Current seventh and eighth graders are invited on the trip. There are currently 44 students and parents signed up to go, but there is still room...
September 20, 2017 - 10:31am
September 6, 2017
Moorhead family takes trip 'for the record books'
MOORHEAD, Minn. — When Christian, Jack and Blake Elmer of Moorhead return to school on Tuesday, Sept. 5, they'll have quite the answer...
September 6, 2017 - 8:47am
August 24, 2017
A Norwegian lesson: Ogema teacher travels to Norway to learn about early education abroad
Kimberly Antonsen may have hopped on a plane this June for educational purposes, but she returned home with much more than that. Antonsen, who...
August 24, 2017 - 9:00am
Column: On to new adventures
It was less than two months ago that I boarded a plane headed to the Minneapolis airport. To say that I was reluctant about going back to Minnesota might have been an understatement. Sure, I was excited to see my parents again and meet the new dog, but I had built up an entire life...
August 24, 2017 - 7:00am
July 28, 2017
A family affair: Local family travels the world together
In 2007, Liz Foster-Anderson, of Detroit Lakes, was enjoying time in Jamaica with her daughter Jessica Anderson, also of Detroit Lakes, when...
July 28, 2017 - 9:10am
July 8, 2017
Back from the Big Apple: Frazee FACT students return after a week of exploring NYC
At 2:45 a.m. on June 26, the Frazee FACT group departed from their small turkey town of Frazee for a five-day adventure in the Big Apple. Starting...
July 8, 2017 - 8:00am
July 6, 2017
Best and worst things to buy in July
The scorching month of July is the perfect time to enjoy the comfortable, climate-controlled world of a shopping mall. Even better, retailers...
July 6, 2017 - 1:00pm
July 1, 2017
Column: Exploring Venice
I was recently on a trip around Europe with 47 other exchange students who have spent some time in Denmark. I would like to tell you all about it, but I'll start out with Venice, Italy. Venice has a reputation as a tourist spot. It's a bit more expensive because it is considered a...
July 1, 2017 - 5:00am
June 30, 2017
Avoid unexpected delays: 5 tools for unplanned road trip pitstops
During the Fourth of July holiday, 42 million people back out of their driveways and begin their family road trip, according to AAA. Before turning...
June 30, 2017 - 12:00pm
June 3, 2017
Column: A temporary home
We all know what it is like to be in a place that feels temporary, a place that feels like an alternative reality. These are places that you are not meant to stay in for long and are places of waiting and transition, like rest stops on highways and airports. Reality feels a bit altered...
June 3, 2017 - 7:00am
June 2, 2017
A guide to summer camps: How to choose the right experience
FARGO — Sun, bugs, hikes, crafts, laughs, s'mores and snores; summer camp packs transformative life experiences into short, bite-size portions....
June 2, 2017 - 12:00pm