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Cormorant peninsula preserved
Becker County starts prioritizing road projects
Bombers defend home turf in sweep of Knights
HOL Girls: Korf, Haiby lead Vikings past Hornets
HOL Boys: Nuggets pull away from Hornets
Falcons sweep hoops' doubleheader in Lake Park
Wrestling: Hornets win easily over Rebels
Christmas Schedule of Services
Trio of unique foods make perfect small gifts
Maximum earnings taxed under Social Security is set at $118,500 for 2015
Lake Park-Audubon Honor Roll
Can’t find the perfect toy? Make your own
Friends & Neighbors
Jack Chivers Realty opens kiosk in the mall
Labor Department sues Fargo hotel owner for wage violations
How low can they go? Gas prices dip 8 cents
Manufacturers association to meet next week
White Earth receives grant for job training
Library’s Hot Reads for Cold Nights begins
'Last Week Tonight' takes 'Daily Show' format to next level
Spectacular show is Thursday
Celebrate the holidays responsibly this month
Candles & Carols service full of spirit
Letter: Congress shouldn’t cut retirees’ pensions
Letter: Christmas dreaming for a bright future with WCI
Don’t get a DWI for Christmas
It’s not as bad as you think, Americans
Don’t believe everything on the Internet
Don’t eat venison? Try these delicious recipes
Modern electronics can help locate fish
The Red River Valley is a special natural place
Prevent deer from being winter pests
Making Detroit Mountain happen
Holiday Traditions 2014
Winter Laker Book 2014-15
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
November 21, 2014
Winter: The playful but cold brother
Recently, I have come to see the seasons as a family. Let’s start with the oldest sibling, spring. I see spring as the sister who has graduated and has her life figured out. Her life is going to get better. Everybody looks up to her, and she has it almost all together, except...
life / wave
November 21, 2014 - 9:30am
Spirit dancer in DL for public performance
In honor of Native American Heritage Month, Dennis Rogers, Navajo spirit dancer out of Topeka, Kan., is performing on Nov. 25 in Detroit Lakes. Rogers will perform for the public in the Detroit Lakes Middle School, starting at 6 p.m. with a social gathering, followed by the performance...
life / wave
November 21, 2014 - 9:15am
Seniors on the move: Caring for yourself while caring for others
Your cell phone rings while you are at work. You see by the caller ID it is your mom. You sigh and shake your head. “I was just there. What does she need now? How will I ever get my work done?” November is National Family Caregivers Month, which began in 1994. President Clinton...
November 21, 2014 - 9:00am
November 20, 2014
Native American astronaut talks to students about space experiences
The first tribally enrolled Native American astronaut was one of the stars of Native American Heritage Month at North Dakota State University on Monday. Retired NASA astronaut John Herrington, 56, spoke to an audience of more than 75 people in the Harry D. McGovern Alumni Center...
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November 20, 2014 - 9:00am
November 19, 2014
Watchdog lists '10 worst' holiday toys
BOSTON - A plastic battle hammer for 3-year-olds, a glow-in-the-dark bow and arrow set, and a pencil that doubles as a slingshot are on the short list of the most dangerous children's toys this holiday season. The annual "10 Worst Toys" list published by the U.S.-based consumer...
November 19, 2014 - 12:50pm
Code for success: Northern MN Girls Who Code Club is only chapter in Minnesota
Summer Crow was interested the moment she first heard of an emerging computer-programming club for girls. “I was intrigued instantly,” said the seventh-grader, who attends Schoolcraft Learning Community in Bemidji. She wasn’t alone. When Jennifer Theisen, a programmer/analyst...
life / wave
November 19, 2014 - 10:15am
More choosing cremation over traditional burial in North Dakota, Minnesota
FARGO - Gene Krenelka walks several miles daily, and each time, he likes to stop by a brick structure in front of Messiah Lutheran Church here to visit the ashes of his beloved wife, Lorraine. Her cremated remains are stored inside a niche in the columbarium, built in 2005 and...
November 19, 2014 - 9:30am
Social Security: Retirement Estimator lets you estimate benefits for different earnings, ages
Q: The online Social Security Statement estimates cannot be changed for different retirement options. Can I estimate my retirement using different earnings or ages? A: Yes. Estimate the effect of lower or higher future earnings, or different retirement ages, with the Retirement...
November 19, 2014 - 7:30am
November 18, 2014
Beard oil gives a ‘man’-icured look
It’s November, and that means many men are participating in Movember, a month-long process of growing and maintaining a mustache in order to...
November 18, 2014 - 3:00pm
November 15, 2014
Worth the wait: Perham veteran awarded combat medals 70 years after Iwo Jima
Paul Ceynowa was one of the first soldiers to step foot on the beach of Iwo Jima during World War II. It was Feb. 19, 1945, the first day of what turned out to be one of the bloodiest battles of the war – the Battle of Iwo Jima. A passenger on the first boat to reach the South...
November 15, 2014 - 11:00am
November 14, 2014
Holly McCamant: Not photogenic? No one cares, you shouldn’t either
Let’s make things clear. I am not what you would call a photogenic person. I don’t think I look bad in the real world, and my school portraits aren’t a disaster. However, with photos, I qualify as extremely unphotogenic. Just ask the boys on my cross country team about...
life / wave
November 14, 2014 - 8:30am
Area piano students participate in MMTA festival
The 28th annual MMTA Northwest District Ensemble Festival was held Nov. 1 in the First Lutheran Church, DL. Area teachers represented included Paul Heisler, Anne Jorgenson, Lori Paakh, Jennifer Turnwall and Sharon Wesbrook. Tweets by @DLNewspapers
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November 14, 2014 - 8:00am
November 12, 2014
At home with the Lost Italian: A taste of fall flavors
Last week we introduced a new dinner menu at Sarello’s, and our son, Giovanni, and I have only just begun working our way through the new selections, many of which are inspired by the autumn season. In fact, I’ve only made it through one item, Chef Ben’s Fall Flavors Salad,...
life / food
November 12, 2014 - 7:30am
Social Security: Wife can get Social Security now, and later re-apply under husband’s (greater) benefits
Q: My husband’s Social Security retirement will be much more than mine. If I start my own retirement before my husband starts his, can I apply later as a wife on his record once he retires and applies for benefits? A: Yes, you can start your own SSA retirement now and then look...
November 12, 2014 - 6:30am
November 11, 2014
Essentia Health-St. Mary’s births
JURINA — Maliyah Marie; born Oct. 29, 2014 weighing 6 pounds 8 ounces to Meghan Rodriguez and Michael Jurina. BEAUCHAMP — Amari Brooklyn; born Oct. 30, 2014 weighing 6 pounds, 2 ounces to Marisa Azure and Jude Beauchamp Jr. KUKOWSKI — Kane Nicholas; born Nov. 2, 2014 weighing...
life / celebrations
November 11, 2014 - 7:00pm