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A group of tubers approaches a bridge over the Ottertail River near the end of the ride.

Music, tubing, fireworks ... or just hanging on the beach

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Music, tubing, baseball, a Freedom Fest and of course, fireworks -- it's all part of this weekend's Independence Day celebrations in the lakes area.


Tubing companies hoping for good weather

Tubing enthusiasts, rejoice! Assuming Mother Nature finally decides to cooperate, all three tubing companies along the Otter Tail River will be up and running throughout the holiday weekend, and beyond.

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Vicki Gerdes
Staff writer at Detroit Lakes Newspapers for the past 14 years, currently editor of the entertainment and community pages as well as obituaries. Living in DL with my cat, Smokey.
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