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Lakers throttle Park Rapids for first victory
Dehler and Priem win at Maple Hills
Peterson runner-up at Bagley; LP-A finishes fourth
Titans, Bombers to clash in 9-man battle at Ulen
John Otto to be honored for 50 years with Ulen football
Knowing when, and how much, to step in
Learning the lingo of Social Security can help with your retirement planning
"The first day at school wasn't the worst day": Story from 1977 rings true today
Social Security celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month
Column: Sleeping with a neanderthal
friends & neighbors
Daggett Truck Line honors trucker for 'superb' driving
Cost Share Program makes organic certification more affordable, rebates available
Flipping houses--it's not like TV
Arvig schedules cut-over date for all-digital conversion in Ada, Callaway, Glyndon, Hawley and Lake Park
Nurse practitioner joins Essentia Health-Park Rapids Clinic
'Two slightly clueless 19 year olds camping...what could go wrong?'
Renowned musician Annie Humphrey comes to New York Mills Saturday
Maplewood State Park ready to host Leaf Days celebration
Fall into autumn this Friday
Big weekend ahead in Park Rapids: Art Leap, Great American Story events set Sept. 23-24
Beejay Eckman and Tracy Nealis
Nena Rae Bartnes
Jerry & Monica Thunstrom
Robert "Bobby" Wayne Arnold
Ronald F. Williams Sr.
Robert Wayne Arnold
Marlene A. Collins
Letter: Otto created lifelong impact on his students
Letter: Collin Peterson foe is 'heartless' Republican
Watching "Vietnam," rethinking one's own youth
Like U.S., Canada has issues with healthcare, but the solution is not to dismantle universal care
Appeals panel goes against county, Osage gun range
Fall colors or not, fish still on their summer bite
Grizzlies have come back from the brink
A sight to make the neighbor drop his rake
Autumn full moons are fun times to fish
Black bears live in the shadows
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
Late arrival for New Year's baby: First birth of 2017 at Essentia Health-St. Mary's is Azyloh Roberts
pine to palm
Bison golf no longer that other minor sport at NDSU
Gillam snaps Renner’s streak to take Super Senior crown
Piatz picks up second Pine to Palm Mid-Am title
Ystebo cruises to Pine to Palm Senior title
Chris Swenson captures the 85th Pine to Palm championship
June 17, 2016
California man wins Think-Off
After another year of intelligent, thought-provoking, and civil debate, the Cultural Center in New York Mills is pleased to announce the winner of the 24th annual Great American Think-Off. Sam Dennison of San Francisco, Calif., successfully argued that income inequality does indeed...
June 17, 2016 - 2:56pm
June 16, 2016
Comedian coming to Shooting Star
Comedian and “Mike & Molly” actor, Billy Gardell, will perform his stand-up routine at Mahnomen’s Shooting Star Casino, Hotel and Event...
June 16, 2016 - 5:00am
June 13, 2016
Motley June Fest set June 16-19
The Staples-Motley Area Chamber of Commerce will host Motley June Fest in Motley, Minn., June 16-19. The festival is being held in conjunction with the longest running Morrison County Fair. The festival planning committee is looking forward to a grand celebration of small town values,...
June 13, 2016 - 5:05am
June 11, 2016
ULTRA event set for June 17-19
Though most people have put their snowmobiles into storage until the snow returns, Detroit Lakes’ ULTRA Snowmobile Club will be bringing their...
June 11, 2016 - 5:55am
June 4, 2016
Eagles to host ‘Leather Up for Lupus’ June 11
Lupus, like many chronic illnesses, is insidious. Its symptoms, which include joint pain, fever, fatigue and skin rashes, often mimic those of...
June 4, 2016 - 5:45am
June 2, 2016
Street Faire at the Lakes comes to DL’s downtown this Friday and Saturday
The 16th Annual Street Faire at the Lakes will be held on Friday and Saturday, June 3-4 in downtown Detroit Lakes. The Street Faire will be open from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Friday, June 3 and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, June 4. This year’s event features over 125 artist booths...
June 2, 2016 - 5:05am
May 28, 2016
Next week in entertainment
Hundreds of lakes-area residents are expected to join the American Heart Association Heart Walk on Thursday, June 2 to raise funds to fight heart disease and stroke. The annual event begins at 5:15 p.m. outside the Pavilion in Detroit Lakes’ city park. The non-competitive walk includes...
May 28, 2016 - 5:35am
May 26, 2016
Street Faire at the Lakes returns to DL
The 16th Annual Street Faire at the Lakes will be held on Friday and Saturday, June 3-4 in downtown Detroit Lakes. The Street Faire will be open from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Friday, June 3 and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, June 4. Street Faire at the Lakes in proud to be the area’s...
May 26, 2016 - 5:10am
May 21, 2016
AHA Heart Walk set: June 2 event to raise funds, awareness
Regular physical exercise. Staying active. Making smarter, healthier food choices. Eliminating stress where possible. These are the things that...
May 21, 2016 - 5:55am
Things to do during week of May 23-30
Though the summer solstice doesn’t officially arrive until June 21, that doesn’t mean there’s a shortage of events to enjoy in the lakes area. There’s a comedic hat trick of new movies coming to Detroit Lakes’ Cinemagic Theatres this weekend. With a star-studded cast, “The...
May 21, 2016 - 5:45am
May 19, 2016
Peter Cetera coming to Shooting Star May 27
“Glory of Love” singer and former lead vocalist for the band Chicago, Peter Cetera, will perform at Mahnomen’s Shooting Star Casino, Hotel...
May 19, 2016 - 5:20am
Scandinavian, Viking fests set June 24-25 in Moorhead
The Nordic Culture Clubs and the Historical and Cultural Society of Clay County have teamed up once again to present the 39th Annual Scandinavian Hjemkomst Festival and Midwest Viking Festival. These festivals will be celebrated on June 24-25 at the Hjemkomst Center in Moorhead. This...
May 19, 2016 - 5:05am
May 14, 2016
Inaugural DL Bike Swap set May 21-22
Did your kids outgrow their bikes over the winter? Do you wish you had a bike, but aren’t sure what kind you want? Are you looking to upgrade...
May 14, 2016 - 5:10am
May 11, 2016
Ralphie May will play Fargo
Ralphie May has announced a new performance date in Fargo after his show was postponed last month because of a controversial clip of the comedian telling jokes about American Indians. May will now perform at 8 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 10, at the Fargo Theatre. Tickets for this mature...
May 11, 2016 - 5:15am
May 5, 2016
Think-Off finalists announced in NYM
The essays have been read and re-read, the arguments highlighted and discussed in-depth among committee members, and after some spirited —but in the Think-off tradition, always civil — debate, the winning essays have been painstakingly selected, and the top four finalists invited...
May 5, 2016 - 5:00am