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Spirit, soul and body: Free seminar this Saturday at Ecumen to focus on keys to healthy living
'Suspicious vehicle' call leads to marijuana charge
Burned-out headlight leads to marijuana charge
Two charged in storage shed break-in
One-car rollover between Perham, New York Mills ends in injury
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Haire impresses at UMC spring game
Smith selected to NCAA Regionals
Lakers move up to No. 8 in Class AAA
Roth earns all-tournament honors at Summit Championship
Norman County West in danger of losing fall and winter sports
Social Security in plain language
Luecks celebrating 50 years together
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Simons welcome twin daughters
'What Patients Say, What Doctors Hear': Listening is important--on both sides of the doctor's exam table
Friends & Neighbors
'It was time to pass the baton': Dean's Country Market in Perham, NY Mills sold to Central Market owners
MN gas prices down since last week
SJE-Rhombus receives chapter 2017 ESOP Company of the Year award
‘It was time to pass the baton’: Dean’s Country Market in Perham, NY Mills sold to Central Market owners
Midwest Workwear has new store manager
Rosanne Cash coming to Holmes Theatre May 5
Canine lovers, take note: National Puppy Day is almost here
A night dressed in neon: Holmes Theatre's Motion fundraiser to feature Post Traumatic Funk Syndrome
It's Shakespeare... with an apocalyptic twist: Detroit Lakes High School's spring play views British history through a zombie-infested lens
Column: Mosquitoes sometimes more than just annoying: Insect's bite can transmit malaria, which is fatal if left untreated
Janice L. Herman
Neil Daniel "Peel" Englund
Edward DaWaine Sawyer
Willow Skye Forsberg
Paula Quam column: A humble hello, a heavy-hearted goodbye
Letter: War with North Korea would be a big mistake
Other Opinions: It's working, don't give up on effort to clean up Great Lakes
Letter: Doctors are on your side, elected officials should be, too
Earth Day--by the numbers
Column: Whistling past the graveyard--wood ducks make big comeback
Brad Laabs column: Enjoy hunting panfish until 'fishing opener' May 12
Brad Laabs column: Ice is gone, get ready to launch your boat
Outdoors column: Wild turkeys are a Minnesota success story
Blane Klemek column: Little bird that could: the northern saw-whet owl
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
DLHS named 'Safe Sports School'
Pine to Palm
Severe Weather Announcements (3)
August 19, 2011
Library theme for August: 'Isn't It Romantic?'
June is the month synonymous with romance, but did you know that August is actually Romance Awareness Month? There are numerous materials in the romance genre to highlight--especially in the DVD (movie) format. Take a look at "Romeo and Juliet," (in any version), "For Whom...
August 19, 2011 - 2:40pm
July 27, 2011
DL Library to host used book sale Aug. 2
The Becker County Friends of the Library are hosting a Used Book Sale on Tuesday, Aug. 2, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in Detroit Lakes Library. Stop by the book sale while enjoying Detroit Lakes' Crazy Day events. Adult Fiction/Nonfiction Children's Books Cookbooks ...
July 27, 2011 - 2:42pm
September 29, 2010
DL Library serves thousands of all ages
Where in town can you travel to anywhere imaginable, see a famous celebrity and hear about the biggest news in history? Where in town can you rent a movie, get a book, look up something on the computer and learn something new from a particular organization all for free? The answer...
September 29, 2010 - 11:07am
September 22, 2010
Learn to eat chemical-free at library
According to the American Cancer Society's Minnesota Cancer Facts and Figures 2009, cancer is the leading cause of death in Minnesota. Cancer overtook heart disease for the number one slot in 2000 and has remained number one since. Many of us have become aware that organic food...
September 22, 2010 - 11:04am
August 25, 2010
Horse Drawn Days: A journey back to the days of real horsepower
You must've driven by the lot six or seven times before you stopped, before the gleam of that machine drove you in for a look-see. You don't need a tractor, but sometimes life is all about want, not need. And you want that tractor. Its engine is guaranteed to start in cold...
August 25, 2010 - 11:37am
August 4, 2010
Plan your summer picnic, with some help from library
Do you know the origins of the word picnic? According to the Online Etymology Dictionary, the word picnic comes from France. Piquenique is the original French word. In Old French piquer means "to pick, peck," and nique means "worthless thing." In other words, a picnic is something...
August 4, 2010 - 10:31am
July 30, 2010
Looking for library donations
The upcoming school year presents plenty of challenges to the students and staff of Wadena-Deer Creek High School. In the aftermath of the tornado that damaged the building on June 17, resources instrumental to teaching and learning were lost. In particular, the school's collection...
July 30, 2010 - 4:04pm
July 14, 2010
Tips and tricks for summer sewing
Most of us think of sewing and/or quilting as more of a winter activity, but did you know the first sewing machine was patented on July 17, 1790? The early sewing machines are unrecognizable when compared to their modern counterparts... this is extremely obvious when perusing Carter...
July 14, 2010 - 7:54am
Canine search and rescue highlighted in new book
A valued member of your household has a big job. He's in charge of security, which he does well, but there's more. He's also part vacuum cleaner,...
July 14, 2010 - 7:53am
June 11, 2010
Planning for a wedding
Let the Detroit Lakes Library Help Make Your Wedding Dreams Come True! Every couple wants their big day to be perfect, from the wedding to the clothes to the food! There are so many things to think about. Here we are in June, which is traditionally known as the month for weddings....
June 11, 2010 - 2:51pm
May 26, 2010
Library closed for Memorial
All Lake Agassiz Regional Library (LARL) branches and LINK sites, including the regional office in Moorhead, will be closed on Monday, May 31, in observance of Memorial Day.
May 26, 2010 - 8:57am
June is National Dairy Month
Parents have been urging their off-spring to drink their milk for generations. We all know "milk does a body good," but how much milk do we need to consume in order to achieve that good? The National Academy of Sciences recommends the following: 1 to 3 year olds need 500 mg/day...
May 26, 2010 - 8:05am
May 12, 2010
Pulitzer Prize winners at Detroit Lakes library
May is the month the Pulitzer Prize was established! Joseph Pulitzer, a Hungarian-born journalist, provided money in his will (of 1904) for the establishment of the contest for excellence in journalism. The Pulitzer Prize has evolved from Joseph Pulitzer's initial idea. The inception...
May 12, 2010 - 1:46pm
April 7, 2010
The boys of summer remembered
With baseball season right around the corner, it seemed like the perfect time to highlight a book about a local baseball hero! Have you heard of Charles (Chief) Bender? Most of his baseball career was with the Philadelphia A's under manager Connie Mack. His career spanned the years...
April 7, 2010 - 1:20pm
February 10, 2010
Learn to play, reduce stress at the Detroit Lakes Library
We've all heard that music soothes the savage beast, but according to Dr. Barry Bittman, M.D., of the Mind-body Wellness Center in Meadville,...
February 10, 2010 - 12:22pm