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Parents angry at DL school district
MNsure says its wait time is low
LP-A will pursue STEM program
Frazee woman in crash near Wadena Friday
Lakers tie school gymnastics scoring record
Bellefeuille scores 26 in Hornet victory
Mercurial Lynch accepted in Seattle - Part 1
SB XLIX: Belichick impressed with Seahawks' model
Divers, butterfly lead the way at Moorhead
Before texting and e-mail, there were penned messages of affection
Turning back the pages
Step up your snack game
Some may have to pay federal taxes on their Social Security benefits
Wednesday Matters: Everyday Love it
Friends & Neighbors
Moltzan recognized as hospital trustee
Gas prices up slightly in MN, down nationally
Massage by Heather opens downtown DL
Busch joins Thrivent Financial in DL office
Life without the expense of a car
Old Timers Run set for Feb. 7
‘American Idol’ picks singers from Bemidji, Fargo
Learn about ice sports at library
Area singers advance on ‘Idol’
'American Sniper' caps off a year of mediocre movies
When visitors decide to stay
Want term limits on Congress? Good luck...
Peterson: Let Minnesota control wolf population
Letter: Speak up against abortion
Sheer panic for a chocolate shortage
37 guns, 28 sets of antlers among items seized in DNR deer poaching case
Thin ice causing big problems on northern Minnesota lakes
New law for 2015: AIS trailer sticker will help prevent future spread
Black-backed woodpecker is dependent on dead coniferous trees
Mentored turkey hunt registration open now
Menahga baby is first this year
Growing deep winter greens
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
January 20, 2015
Eight M State students are named to National College Honors Choir
Eight members of the Minnesota State Community and Technical College Concert Choir have been chosen by audition for the American Choral Directors National College Honors Choir and will sing in February with the Mormon Tabernacle Choir. A total of 3,300 students nationally tried...
January 20, 2015 - 2:16pm
Hammer earns his Eagle Scout Award
Ian James Hammer, son of Greg and Michelle Hammer of Chaska, and grandson of Alice Hammer of Detroit Lakes, has earned his Eagle Scout Award. For his service project, Hammer worked closely with Public Works Superintendent Brian Jung, planning, designing and installing landscaping...
January 20, 2015 - 2:13pm
I had an argument with a very dear and close friend where there was an exchange of words that had to do more with hurt feelings rather than the topic we were arguing about. Hey this is Debbie Griffith with Everyday Matters. We had both allowed time to pile up little hurts and irritations...
January 20, 2015 - 7:00am
January 19, 2015
Everyday pilot light
“All believers have a pilot light of the Holy Spirit, but not all of us keep it turned on full flame. We go through empty periods when God seems distant.” I like this description from author and friend David Housholder. Hey this is Debbie Griffith with Everyday Matters. When...
January 19, 2015 - 8:00am
January 16, 2015
Salute to Business & Industry
January 16, 2015 - 1:19pm
Learning taxidermy skills
The Field Biology Course offered at Lake Park Audubon High School is an elective class for juniors and seniors who are interested in learning more about the flora and fauna of Minnesota. Science teacher Shelly Becker designed the class to cover a wide variety of biology topics...
life / wave
January 16, 2015 - 10:00am
U of M Crookston recognized as one of best online bachelor’s program
U.S. News and World Report has again ranked the University of Minnesota Crookston among colleges and universities offering the nation’s “Best Online Bachelor’s Programs” for 2015. The U of M Crookston was ranked No. 34 among the 215 schools who were ranked in this year’s...
life / wave
January 16, 2015 - 9:00am
Township scholarship applications being sought
The Minnesota Association of Townships offers a scholarship program for high school juniors. The Minnesota Association of Townships is a non-profit corporation representing Minnesota townships, promoting an understanding of the heritage, future and being a voice for its 9,000 officers. Requirements...
life / wave
January 16, 2015 - 7:30am
January 15, 2015
Looking back, freshman year was nothing like this junior nightmare
Last year around this time, I wrote about the lovely sophomore slump. Now that I look back, sophomore year wasn’t that bad. I just had to learn how to cope with a lot of homework. The material I was learning in 10th grade wasn’t that hard. Algebra took a little work to learn...
life / wave
January 15, 2015 - 9:30am
January 14, 2015
A couple years ago, to say the collection at the Becker County Historical Society and Museum was a bit unorganized would have been an understatement. Items were put into boxes in the basement with no rhyme or reason behind them. For example, one box was labeled “sporting goods,”...
January 14, 2015 - 8:16am
Doctors see more cases of ‘Text Neck’ or ‘iPosture’
DULUTH, Minn. -- Texting can be a pain in the neck. “Those neck muscles, they don’t just quit and let your head drop,” said Dr. Edward Martinson of St. Luke’s Physical Medicine and Rehab Associates. “(The muscles) just keep getting tighter and tighter. That’s where...
January 14, 2015 - 8:01am
Doing tacos up right
I have done a few different articles on cooking in a Crock-Pot, but I figured that one can never have too many slow cooker meals in their arsenal, right? One of my latest family favorites to prepare is Crock-Pot Chicken Tacos. This dish is really easy and only takes 10 minutes...
life / food
January 14, 2015 - 7:30am
Medicare Part B insurance premiums may vary
Q: What does Medicare cost in 2015? A: Most people do not pay any premium for Part A (Hospital) coverage. Part B (Medical) has a monthly premium, the amount of which varies. Last October the Department of Health & Human Services, the agency that administers Medicare, announced...
January 14, 2015 - 7:00am
January 13, 2015
Area students on UW-Superior dean’s list
The University of Wisconsin-Superior has named Bailee Bartunek of Audubon and Kari Shipman of Detroit Lakes to its dean’s list for academic achievement during the fall 2014 semester. To be named to the dean’s list students must have completed 12 degree-seeking semester credits...
life / Accomplishments
January 13, 2015 - 8:00pm
Area students named to SCSU dean’s list
St.Cloud State University has announced the names of more than 1,447 students whose academic achievement placed them on the 2014 Fall semester dean’s list. Among them are: Mariah Buschette, Detroit Lakes, Biomedical Sciences, College of Science and Engineering; Tess Hamre, Detroit...
life / Accomplishments
January 13, 2015 - 7:30pm