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Cruisin' (and improvin') the strip: City of Detroit Lakes proposes changes to West Lake Drive
Lake Park sugar beet worker spreads joy with costumes
'St. Paul couldn't get it done' but we can: Local ice harvest organizers proceeding with plans to build an ice palace right here in DL
Save the eagles--Go lead free: Fish & Wildlife Service is urging deer hunters to use non-toxic ammo
DL girl sustains minor injuries in collision with semi Monday evening
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Roth medalist, Bison end fall season with win in Washington
Raider girls third, Lakers fifth at final XC race
Tschider accepts soccer scholarship to Augustana
Laker volleyball gaining late-season momentum
Laker boys XC heads to sections with win at Park Rapids
How did Social Security work without computers?
Local Sons of Norway give back to community
National Honor Society at LP-A inducts new members
Pumpkin cookies with maple glaze epitomize fall flavors
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Making an IMPACT: Local crew sets out to begin book binding business
Norby's accepts Retailer of the Year award
Having trouble paying your heating bill? LIHEAP could help
MN gas prices down this week
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
Ruth Norene Van De Venter
Sharon L. Vareberg
George "Joe" Cresswell
How do we make a great country still greater?
Letter: Fox is guarding henhouse at EPA
DL School Board member apologizes to preschool teachers
Tribune Editorial: Want to be taken seriously? Stop using vocal fry
Leaving home--and finding a new one
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
April 21, 2017
Column: Into the light
I recently met with a counselor--I needed to--and it was better than I expected. I talked a lot. The counselor listened. She had questions, too, which I answered. Afterward, she pushed her chair back and gave me some solid counsel and encouragement. I took it. I can't stop thinking...
April 21, 2017 - 6:00am
April 10, 2017
A Celebration of the Resurrection
Celebrate Easter with these local churches and their congregations. Click here to view Easter services in the DL area. (Sponsored)
April 10, 2017 - 10:29am
March 24, 2017
Friday matters: Everyday reconciliation
It's so hard when someone has hurt you. "It's not fair. Why is this happening to me? I want payback now!"
March 24, 2017 - 10:00am
Column: Experiencing Christianity abroad
If yer from Minnesota, you betcha ya know about the Scandinavian origin of the Lutheran church and the special culture that goes with it, involving being shy and bringing jello salad to potlucks.
March 24, 2017 - 7:00am
Column: Drinking in the joy of life
"Have you been drinking?" Bill asked as we stood on the side of the road, waiting for my husband's cousin Eddie. "No," I said. "Why?" "Well, you just ran over a deer in the middle of the road and you seem too happy, like you don't realize what's just happened. Your van is messed...
March 24, 2017 - 5:00am
March 23, 2017
Thursday matters: Every day, His home in us
Life is hard. Can we do the hard stuff like forgiving those who never apologize or a health report that is terminal?
March 23, 2017 - 10:00am
Food and fellowship: The Refuge continues to host free, weekly suppers
The Refuge in Detroit Lakes is bringing more than just food to the table every Thursday and Friday evening--it's also bringing friendship. "A...
March 23, 2017 - 9:00am
March 22, 2017
Wednesday matters: Everyday prayers
Something happens when we pray that doesn't happen when we don't. Let me say that again. Something happens when we pray that doesn't happen when we don't.
March 22, 2017 - 10:00am
March 21, 2017
Tuesday matters: Every day, I know...
The earth experience is hard, but it's not our home. Knowing what we need to do and then doing it are two different things.
March 21, 2017 - 10:00am
March 20, 2017
Monday matters: Every day, my heart...
Take comfort in knowing only God knows your heart. Yet I know it stings when someone judges you harshly because they can't see your heart.
March 20, 2017 - 11:38am
March 17, 2017
Friday matters: Every day, hard places
You know how, sometimes, you get physically sick--like the flu--and it's not because you're not reading the Bible enough or doing enough acts of service? You just get sick. Well, sometimes you get emotionally sick and it's not because you're a "bad Christian."
March 17, 2017 - 9:00am
March 16, 2017
Thursday matters: Every day...Stuck
There's this kind of Christian who is "stuck" outside the tension between law and grace and, specifically, I'm talking about those who don't know they need grace. I have been that girl at various times myself. When you don't know you need grace, you come to the counseling room in...
March 16, 2017 - 9:24am
Wednesday matters: Everyday 'dead body friend'
I have a 'dead body friend.' You know--a friend you can call at 2 a.m. and say, "I've got a dead body at my house. Come help me." And that person will come over and help you, no questions asked. It's great to have friends who encourage and help us carry our burdens through difficult...
March 16, 2017 - 9:24am
March 14, 2017
Tuesday matters: Every day, God’s word power
Lazarus was dead. That was a fact. But, when Jesus--who is the Truth--walked up to the tomb and spoke, that truth changed the facts.
March 14, 2017 - 3:55pm
March 13, 2017
Monday matters: Every day, His thoughts
Well, what in the world are you up to God? I. Can't. Even. We can't know the mind of God. Isaiah 55:8 says, "His thoughts are nothing like our thoughts." But we can know the heart of God. We can TRUST and hope in His promises. I know it should be obvious to us that His ways are past...
March 13, 2017 - 4:45pm