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St. Jude's Radiothon set for April 6-7 on local stations: BTD Manufacturing is challenging area businesses to match its contribution
Child sex charges pending for Bemidji middle school assistant principal
One-room Minnesota schoolhouse student, now 96, and her teacher, 107, reunite
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Goodhue stunned by North Woods
Flying south: Minnesota Flyers Optional Levels gymnasts to compete at state competition
Bluejays end Raiders’ season in consolation semis
Goodhue takes down Raiders for second straight year
James Amdal, 97, in attendance at state quarterfinal
Kjos turns 90
Friday matters: Everyday reconciliation
Column: Experiencing Christianity abroad
Column: Drinking in the joy of life
Thursday matters: Every day, His home in us
Friends & Neighbors
And the Shore-Master Dealer award goes to...
Reduce, reuse...repurpose: Local woman opens antique and thrift store in DL
Mistakes on Your Tax Return Could Lead to an Audit
Ryan Hanson Homes has new licensed realtor
Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Joins Essentia Health in Detroit Lakes
Full WE Fest lineup announced
'Beauty and the Beast' debuts to magical $350M globally
Women on a roll: Female directors dominate at Fargo Film Festival
'Wheel of Fortune' unfortunate guess goes viral
'Sesame Street' to welcome muppet character with autism
Marjorie Ann Fraki
Donald "Don" Darrell Schermerhorn
Donna Mae Graffis
Lorraine M. Fingalson
Lyle E. Donley
Is the Minnesota Commerce Department Out of Control?
Lynn Hummel column: The top 15 lessons in the school of life
Letter: 'Extreme vetting' is a sham--we're already as safe as we can be
Letter: Eken says attack against him by fellow senator was 'flat-out lie'
Another Republican wedge issue to divide Minnesotans?
Signs of spring: The lark and pasque flowers
Brad Laabs column: There's still quality lake ice for fishing
Waiting for Woodie Camp: Young waterfowlers can attend free, weeklong summer camp
Blane Klemek column: Pileated woodpecker can hollow out trees like a buzzsaw
Brad Laabs column: Get your poop in a scoop and clean up the lake, anglers!
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'
A $10,000 drop in the bucket: Red Kettle campaign gets big boost from anonymous donor in DL
Pine to Palm
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
January 13, 2010
Library club to host trail speaker
The Detroit Lakes Library Club will host Matthew Davis at the library on Tuesday, Jan. 26, at 2 p.m. Davis will speak about the North Country Trail, a scenic trail that is maintained mostly by volunteers and spans seven states. When completed, through the efforts of many, the...
January 13, 2010 - 12:09pm
December 30, 2009
Kids can 'READ' to a dog at the library
R.E.A.D (Reading Assistance Education Dogs) to a certified therapy dog on Thursday, Jan. 14, and Thursday, Jan. 28, from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. (both days) at Detroit Lakes Library. This event takes place the second and fourth Thursday of each month. Read with the dog 10 times for a...
December 30, 2009 - 9:32am
The Detroit Lakes library has several programs coming up for kids and adults alike. Basic computer skills Come in to Detroit Lakes Library on Tuesday, Jan. 12, from 10:30 a.m. to noon to get acquainted with a computer. Topics covered in this class include turning on and shutting...
December 30, 2009 - 9:22am
November 13, 2009
Library closed on Thanksgiving
All Lake Agassiz Regional Library (LARL) branches and LINK sites, including the Regional Office in Moorhead, will be closed on Thursday, Nov. 26, in observance of Thanksgiving. LARL serves the residents of Becker, Clay, Clearwater, Mahnomen, Norman, Polk and Wilkin counties.
November 13, 2009 - 2:24pm
October 28, 2009
Youth invited to library for Wii Wednesdays
Elementary-aged students and teens are invited to Detroit Lakes Library to play Wii and hang out with friends every Wednesday from 3:30 to 5 p.m. in the library. For more information on this and other library programs, please call 847-2168 or visit your library at 1000 Washington...
October 28, 2009 - 10:52am
October 2, 2009
Scare up some Halloween fun at your library
Why do we celebrate Halloween the way we do? Halloween developed from an ancient pagan festival celebrated by Celtic people over 2,000 years ago in the area that is now the United Kingdom, Ireland, and northwestern France. The festival marked the start of the dark winter season...
October 2, 2009 - 12:51pm
September 30, 2009
Perham library hosts author's presentation on ice fishing Oct. 10
To the uninitiated, ice fishing seems improbable, wacky, and dangerous. But every winter, more than 2 million hardy northerners go to their place on the lake: literally on the lake. In his book, A Hard-Water World: Ice Fishing and Why We Do It, author Greg Breining captures...
September 30, 2009 - 8:16am
September 11, 2009
Detroit Lakes Library wins state art dollars
The Lake Agassiz Regional Library system, which includes the Detroit Lakes library, is benefiting from the Clean Water, Land and Legacy Amendment passed last year. A portion of the amendment is being devoted to arts, arts education and arts access, and the LARL has been granted...
September 11, 2009 - 4:22pm
August 28, 2009
Escape to classic fantasy land of Oz at your library
We've all seen the movie "The Wonderful Wizard of Oz," but did you know L. Frank Baum wrote 14 Oz books, and the movie is only part of the first book? Remember how scary the flying monkeys were? Well, if you would have read the book before seeing the movie, they wouldn't have been...
August 28, 2009 - 1:21pm
July 24, 2009
Learn about the future at library
Every generation looks at the next, and wonders how those young people are going to survive. They never learned how to -- fill in the blank with whatever is the latest abomination by the following generation. For instance, one could fill in the blank with words like: work, conserve,...
July 24, 2009 - 4:08pm
July 17, 2009
Reading program wraps up
"Be Creative @ Your Library" at the 2009 Summer Reading Program at Detroit Lakes Library. Come to the library on Thursday, July 30, at 2 p.m. to celebrate summer reading with a grand finale wrap-up party. The program is free and a part of "Be Creative @ Your Library," the 2009 Minnesota...
July 17, 2009 - 6:24pm
Come research family history
Come into the Detroit Lakes Library on Wednesday, July 29, from 2:30 to 4 p.m. to learn how to start researching your family history. Basic mouse and computer skills are required to get the most out of this class. Class size is limited to six, please call the Library at 847-2168...
July 17, 2009 - 5:53pm
June 5, 2009
Dealing with death: Putting affairs in order
Our culture is one that generally feels uncomfortable talking about preparations for death. Getting a will in place is a major undertaking,...
June 5, 2009 - 3:57pm
June 3, 2009
Let the Detroit Lakes Library help walk your way to fitness
We all know we need to stay physically active for good health, but did you realize walking could reduce the risk of many diseases? According...
June 3, 2009 - 8:17am