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White Earth receives $100,000 Legacy funding for new skate park
Menahga man dies in head-on crash
Moorhead woman hurt in crash near Detroit Lakes
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Moorhead Blues capture Sub-State 14 title
Israelson siblings highlight field of Birchmont returning champions
Sub-State 14 Legion: Walkoff double forces second title game for Moorhead Blues
Angels finish regular season in shootout win over Bertha
Lake Lida junior golf tournament August 13
More than margaritas: National Tequila Day stirs up new recipes
Ticket to Work puts people back in the driver's seat
Recent storms spark memories of past tornadoes
Find strength, serenity this summer: Local yoga studios offer wide range of classes
Here comes the sun: Tips for summer skincare
Friends & Neighbors
Nurse Practitioner Joins Essentia Health St. Mary's-Detroit Lakes Clinic
Save on your summer road trip adventure
Minnesota Lottery continues to be recognized for its accounting and financial reporting
'Acting small, delivering big': Minnesota business makes name for itself in competitive automation industry
BBB, DLI warn against insurance deductible rebates
WE Fest versus Bruno: What did you decide?
Top three acts chosen at WE Fest Karaoke Roundup Grand Finals
'Reeling in' some family fun:Frazee's 63rd Turkey Days celebration is July 28-30
When we were young: Friday show at Holmes Theatre pays tribute to legendary rock musicians
A relaxing day of shopping beneath the trees: DL's 39th Arts & Crafts in the Park set for this Sunday
Margaret Mary (Sloan) Krenelka
Edwin A. Lundberg
Thomas Jerome Bridges Sr.
Delores "Dee" Lugert
McFeely: Otter Tail County delays decision on Star Lake Casino
Lynn Hummel column: What if Moses had 10 more commandments?
Letter: City needs to give veteran, landlord a break
Letter: DL should show compassion towards landlord, veteran
Port: I'm pretty sure we elected Zaphod Beeblebrox as president
The intelligent, friendly gray jay
Designs being accepted for Minnesota Trout and Salmon Stamp
Purple martins faring well in parts of Minnesota
Brad Laabs column: Best lake? Best time to fish? No easy answers
Some tips for successful warm-weather fishing
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
Late arrival for New Year's baby: First birth of 2017 at Essentia Health-St. Mary's is Azyloh Roberts
DLHS named 'Safe Sports School'
Pine to Palm
July 13, 2017
2017 route for Parade of the Northwest does not include Summit Avenue
An article that appeared on the front page of the Detroit Lakes Tribune contained some outdated information about the route to be used for this...
July 13, 2017 - 2:38pm
July 12, 2017
Thunderstorm shakes through Becker County
Becker County is currently being rocked by a severe thunderstorm rumbling its way around the north edge of the county, moving southeast towards the Perham and Wadena area. The storm began with a tornado warning just after 9 p.m., quickly turning to a watch, then a severe thunderstorm...
July 12, 2017 - 11:52am
June 26, 2017
New roundabout on Hwy 59 partially opens
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. – The new roundabout at Highway 59 and Becker County Road 22 south of Detroit Lakes has partially opened. Both Highway 59 legs and the east County Road 22 legs opened this morning, June 26, along with the connection between County Road 22 and 130th St.
June 26, 2017 - 2:04pm
June 25, 2017
Detroit Lakes’ first official Dog Park will have its grand opening on Thursday
It’s official:Detroit Lakes’ first-ever designated Dog Park will hold its grand opening at 11 a.m. this Thursday, June 29 — and all of Detroit Lakes’ canine denizens are invited. The ribbon-cutting ceremony is expected to include remarks from Mayor Matt Brenk and Detroit Lakes...
June 25, 2017 - 7:20am
May 29, 2017
UPDATE: Detroit Lakes Walmart cleared after alleged bomb threat
Just after 2 p.m. Monday, Walmart in Detroit Lakes was placed on lockdown as local authorities responded to a potential bomb threat. Check back...
May 29, 2017 - 4:56pm
May 22, 2017
Major Highway 10-Highway 59 intersection work begins today
Crews will start by removing the existing signal system (poles and arms) at the Hwy 10/Hwy 59 intersection. While they are working, the intersection will operate as a four-way stop for several hours. Drivers should be prepared for significant delays and consider alternate routes....
May 22, 2017 - 8:50am
April 25, 2017
DL man suffers gunshot wound
A male was shot in the leg last night on the 15000 block of East Munson Drive in Detroit Lakes. The Becker County Sheriff's Office responded to the call just after 10 p.m., April 24, finding a 60-year-old male by the name of Terry Tyge suffering with a gunshot wound to the leg. St....
April 25, 2017 - 3:17pm
April 6, 2017
13-year-old seriously injured by train in Detroit Lakes
At 4:26 p.m. Wednesday the Detroit Lakes Police Department was notified of a train-pedestrian accident along Highway 10 between Corbett and Jackson...
April 6, 2017 - 11:05am
April 5, 2017
Payless in DL to remain open, 400 other store locations set to close
The Detroit Lakes location will remain open, but the discount footwear retailer Payless ShoeSource in Moorhead will close its store as well as...
April 5, 2017 - 12:00pm
April 4, 2017
The future of medicine is here: Sanford hires integrated health therapist who will "video chat" with patients at area clinics
Mental health services can be hard to come by—that's where a system-wide mental health grant at Sanford comes in. Five years ago, Sanford was awarded a grant to "explore the impact of mental health therapists," that came with a triple aim: 1) to improve health outcomes, 2) to...
April 4, 2017 - 10:00am
March 16, 2017
Contrary to Wednesday's business article, "Back in business: Audubon Liquor Store purchased by brothers-in-law," well-known local and former radio personality Bob Spilman has not changed his name to Bill. He remains "one 'L' of a guy," the only one of that letter being in his last...
March 16, 2017 - 2:19pm
March 15, 2017
Detroit Lakes School Board terminates contract with athletics director
The Detroit Lakes School Board parted ways with Athletics Director Mitch McLeod at the monthly board meeting Monday night, choosing to not renew his contract after his 10 years on the job--but it wasn’t the most amicable of splits. Before the board cast their vote to approve the...
March 15, 2017 - 10:38am
March 13, 2017
Must love a challenge: Paraprofessionals among the list of jobs hurting for workers
(This is part three of our series on worker shortages around Becker County, the first being bus drivers, the second being manufacturers.) Paraprofessionals...
March 13, 2017 - 10:26am
March 7, 2017
If a tree falls...: High winds cause tree to fall on South Shore Drive power line
High winds caused a tree to fall on a power line along the 1300 block of South Shore Drive at approximately 6:25 p.m. tonight. Public utilities responded quickly, meaning Detroit Lakes residents in the area were only without power for about an hour. The Detroit Lakes Fire Department...
March 7, 2017 - 7:54pm
March 1, 2017
Planning Commission vote on controversial condo project ends in tie
The vote on a rezoning request and conditional use permit for a 52-unit condominium project on Highland Drive, across Highway 10 from the Holiday Inn overlooking a bluff there, ended in a 3-3 tie at Thursday night's meeting of the Detroit Lakes Planning Commission. According to City...
March 1, 2017 - 9:15am