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BNSF crossing in DL closed until Tuesday afternoon
New roundabout on Hwy 59 partially opens
Laker Prep Preschool to host book fair
A storied past: Oak Grove Cemetery Walk deemed a huge success
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Labine leaves three-decade legacy with DL track and field
Richards joins RPI in group of nine new faces
Lamoureux Named Force Associate Head Coach
The 10th annual Youth Golf series begins June 29
GOLF: Laker Open registration available online
What your grandchild can teach you about Social Security
Unearthing history:Minnesota couple seeks to remember the 'forgotten woman'
Column: The most significant Minnesota address in 1790
Turning back the pages
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Friends & Neighbors
Could you turn your hobby into a career?
Unemployment rate falls to 3.7 percent in May
BTD Manufacturing ramps up production capacity with new machines
A flavor for everyone: McKinley Nutrition serves teas, shakes in McKinley Plaza
If your old AC no longer beats the heat, it may be time for a new one
MSUM Summer Cinema Series opens July 10: Four summer Mondays to feature silent films and live music
Richwood Winery to host Summer Solstice Festival on Saturday
'A kind of merry war': Shakespeare in the Park's 'Much Ado' opens Thursday at DL's City Park
Duluth benefit concert to spotlight Native American artists
It's time to party!: Oak Crossing fundraiser set for June 23 at Holy Rosary
Ronald L. Brett
Richard P. Molstre
Rick "Joey" Lynch
Jerome (Jerry) Thielen
Letter: Veteran supports raising tobacco age
Opinion: Congress needs to reassert itself on use of force
Letter: New health law must cover pre-existing conditions
Eleven little mallards, swimming in a row
Who is the source of this hateful political climate?
Blane Klemek column: Discovering the scarlet tanager
Column: Fishing and finances
Blane Klemek column: Cuckoos feast on forest tent caterpillars
Warm water fishing is here, time to adjust
Blane Klemek column: Saying goodbye to an old friend
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
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