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Tracy state butterfly champ, Lakers 11th at Class A True Team
Mahnomen-Waubun Thunderbirds logo revealed
Indians extend win streak to seven games
Bombers seeded fourth in Section 6, 9-man
Lakers steamroll Prowlers to finish regular season
Accessing Social Security on the go
You may qualify for extra help paying your drug costs
Parrot Heads give $8,000 to Marshmallow Foundation
Holy Rosary announces scholarship winners
friends & neighbors
CenturyLink deploying faster broadband speeds to more than 350,000 customers in the Twin Cities and greater MN
October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month
Gas prices down this week
Making an IMPACT: Local crew sets out to begin book binding business
Norby's accepts Retailer of the Year award
It's creepy, it's kooky, mysterious and spooky: Halloween events aplenty set for lakes area this month
"Classic Country" tribute coming to Holmes Theatre Oct. 19
Pat & Donna Surface to present 'Remember When' at NYM Saturday
The history of Columbus Day
Robert and Marilynn Halverson
Arlo & Neva Bodin
Joe and Karen Merseth
Clark L. Hendrickson
Philip Wayne Arneson
Letter: Brokeback on the prairie
Is the First Amendment disgusting?
Editorial: An ice castle in Detroit Lakes? Yes, please!
LOST ITALIAN: Butternut Bleu Cheese Sauce a go-to for fall dining
Guest Editorial: Technology in cars is causing more crashes
Asian Lady Beetles are pesky but harmless
Fishing opportunities heat up as water temps drop
Full-moon fishing in October is fantastic
In the woods, a lot can happen in an hour
Fall colors or not, fish still on their summer bite
Welcome to the dark side: Local museum's first 'After Dark' event brings sold-out crowds
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
pine to palm
Late string of birdies gives Hoge fourth straight PGA Tour card
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
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