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Sloppy Pre-Christmas Weather
Motorist dies in collision after fleeing trooper near Fergus Falls
Local decorations light up the holiday season
Mall of America temporarily closes stores amid protest
A group of Minnesota atheists isn’t sitting out the Christmas season
Spuds earn five-point victory over Lakers
Dance teams nearly sweep at Fergus Falls, fourth at conference kick
Top-ranked Minneota defeats Frazee for Kertscher Duals championship
Otters and Lakers battle to overtime tie
Lakers win late at Alexandria 54-49
Albright named as BWSR’s Watershed Employee of the Year
Plowing snow onto highway can be a hazard, considered illegal
Holy Rosary completes first Knowledge Bowl
Don’t let stress beat you
Friends & Neighbors
Essentia gives Wolf Lake Rescue a gift
6,600 Minnesota jobs created; rate down to 3.7%
Dept of Revenue wins improvement award
Minnesotans saving big coin with gas dip
New agent joins Jack Chiver Realty team
Variety of events planned in area
Celebrating ‘most wonderful time of the year’
Sawyer Brown bringing Christmas spirit to Shooting Star this Friday
Longest Night Music Fest set this Sunday in NYM
‘The Classic Nutcracker’ coming to NDSU’s Reineke Festival Hall
1 step forward, 2 steps back
Leave us all alone! We can’t breathe!
The limit of Minnesota Nice: Norwegian Americans rally to defeat ambassador pick
Time is right for American policy change on Cuba
Man versus the machine
Voyageurs National Park grows by 61 acres
Court order puts Great Lakes wolves back on endangered species list
Stay safe when darkhouse spearing
Innovations have changed the ice fishing industry
December is ‘the moon of popping trees’
From ski lessons to tubing fun, there’s lots for kids to do on the Mountain
New ski lodge is heart of Detroit Mountain Recreation Area
Making Detroit Mountain happen
Holiday Traditions 2014
Winter Laker Book 2014-15
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
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September 27, 2014
Lodge at the lake
After six houses and six children, Lisa Jasken Peterson knows her way around a house. And she knows how to design a house that’s accessible, good for large groups and still has a clean, fresh look to it. Walking through the front door of her and her husband Ben’s Muskrat Lake...
September 27, 2014 - 12:30pm
A great home
Great room. Great fireplace. Great windows. When Joe and Karen Merseth built their home in 2006, they designed it to be easily accessible on the first floor and the perfect second floor for when their family comes home to visit. Though hidden initially when coming in the front...
September 27, 2014 - 12:00pm
September 26, 2014
Stepping into Jeff and Ardis Johnson’s North Shore Drive home, it’s hard not to notice the high ceilings, giving the house an open and spacious look to it. The 12-16 foot ceilings (various heights in various rooms) throughout the house give way to large fans throughout and...
September 26, 2014 - 10:30am
For 40 years, Sandi and Terry Kemmer knew what they wanted their first-built house to look like. It wasn’t until 2005 though that they finally built that dream house. In the early 1970s, The Forum of Fargo-Moorhead newspaper would publish house plans, and then people could send...
September 26, 2014 - 10:00am
September 2, 2014
September 2, 2014 - 11:26am
August 7, 2014
Pine to Palm Traditions
August 7, 2014 - 2:07pm
August 1, 2014
Strawberry Goat Cheese Bruschetta Serves: 12 slices Prep time: 10 minutes Cook Time: 15 minutes Ingredients 1/2 cup balsamic vinegar 12 slices Italian bread 1 tablespoon olive oil 1 pound strawberries, washed and diced 2 teaspoons fresh thyme...
August 1, 2014 - 9:00am
Join the Historic Holmes Theatre for the Tuesdays in the Park outdoor summer concert series Tuesdays, through Aug. 26 in the DL City Park Bandshell. The concerts have a freewill offering and feature some of the best area talent. Come hungry and enjoy Habitat for Humanity’s freewill...
August 1, 2014 - 8:30am
Tamarac Refuge: Come check out the climate and its changes
August is the month to prepare for the cold months ahead. Spend some time in nature to rejuvenate your spirit before the frigid temperatures arrive. Experience some vibrant early foliate color with native sumacs and observe the beauty of late summer flowers including yarrow, goldenrod,...
August 1, 2014 - 8:00am
July 22, 2014
WE Fest 2014
July 22, 2014 - 10:20am
July 14, 2014
79th Annual Northwest Water Carnival
The Northwest Water Carnival has continued for more consecutive years than any other Jaycees sponsored event in all of Minnesota. Detroit Lakes Newspapers is pleased to again publish a Water Carnival guide highlighting all of their events.
July 14, 2014 - 12:18pm
July 11, 2014
Garden-grown delights: Union Central residents enjoying fresh veggies this summer
When most older adults give up their homes to move to a senior apartment complex or assisted living facility, they also give up the privilege...
July 11, 2014 - 3:31pm
Kings of the kitchen
When you approach Zorbaz at midnight on a Friday, you hear the music, you see the lights. You know there’s a party going on. Out in the bar, a couple celebrates their anniversary, Dale, a regular, lets out one of his trademark howls and screams and giggles can be heard from a...
July 11, 2014 - 3:05pm
July 10, 2014
Assumption Catholic Church ‘blessed’ with parish center
It’s been 10 months in the making, start to finish, but this past Sunday, July 6, the congregation of Assumption Catholic Church in Callaway...
July 10, 2014 - 8:13am
July 7, 2014
Shelton, Lambert on 2015 WE Fest schedule
This year’s WE Fest hasn’t even kicked off yet, but promoters have already announced two headliners for 2015, August 6, 7 and 8. Miranda Lambert and Blake Shelton will headline next year’s country music fest. The announcement came out in an e-mail and did not say...
July 7, 2014 - 9:29am