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DLPD hosts open house in honor of retiring detective Eric Bergren
'I thought I was going to lose my life,' MN woman recalls violent teen relationship
The Madison's heavenly helpers: Women’s group takes on projects to help brighten the lives of local residents
Fargo Theatre to celebrate works of actor Sean Astin
Live video streaming planned for MN Supreme Court arguments
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PREVIEW: Experienced Vikings looking to complete program turnaround
PREVIEW: Returning linemen key to Titans’ success
PREVIEW: Injuries hampering preseason workouts of Waubun Bombers
Frazee to forfeit football season because of low roster numbers
Thielen celebrates 27th birthday Tuesday
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
A Norwegian lesson: DL teacher travels to Norway to learn about early education abroad
Detroit Lakes Noon Rotary welcomes 100th member
DL's Jutz on NDSCS president's honor list
Area students graduate from UND
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Holly Disse Joins Staff of Midwest Bank
Learning to lead: LEADERship Detroit Lakes now accepting applications
Average retail gasoline prices in Minnesota remain unchanged
Disney to end Netflix deal, sets launch of ESPN and Disney-branded streaming services
Move over Ticketmaster: Amazon in talks to offer event ticketing in U.S.
Customer Appreciation Day; Lakes Area Farmers Market to host food demonstration, music and more this Saturday
Autumn nuptials are latest wedding trend
Boats & Bars & so much more
Local author to speak about latest work Aug. 23 at Perham library
Holmes Theatre's 15th season to include plenty of surprises
Gene and Linda (Zurn) Walz
Vivian (Silovich) Lee
Leonard "Pete" Thielen
Gene and Linda (Zurn) Walz
Mason J. Smith
Marian K. Morgan
Duane Lynn Robert Walker
Byrne Ray Hildebrand
Frederick A. Coughlin
Letter: Tobacco 21 will stop DL kids from smoking
Letter: Democrats need to get off Trump's back
Column: Wait, don't throw out those encyclopedias
How dark will it get during total eclipse?
Vaping is not any "cooler" than smoking
Grosbeaks sure brighten up a wintertime yard
Here's how to get kids to love going fishing
Most Minnesota small-game hunter numbers fall again
Blue jays are fascinating to watch
Jig raps are a lot of work, but they catch walleye
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
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
Chris Swenson captures the 85th Pine to Palm championship
Swenson versus Miller for Pine to Palm championship
June 9, 2017
The lone Laker: Nielsen to represent DL at state track and field
Jay Nielsen will be the lone Laker representing Detroit Lakes track and field at the state championships held at Hamline University in St. Paul...
June 9, 2017 - 8:00am
May 12, 2017
Calling all tutors: Five literacy and math tutors needed for 2017-18 school year
Detroit Lakes needs five literacy tutors and two math tutors for the 2017-2018 school year, according to Minnesota Reading Corps and Minnesota Math Corps. This is part of an AmeriCorps recruitment effort of approximately 1,700 literacy and 300 math tutors throughout the state.
May 12, 2017 - 2:00pm
'Go for it': Local seven-year-old raises over $2,000 for American Heart Association
Jake Erickson, a seven-year-old at Rossman Elementary School, had three heart surgeries before he celebrated his first birthday. Now, a small...
May 12, 2017 - 9:50am
Column: Conquering fear
The closing of the school year is quite possibly the most hectic time for a graduating senior. There's prom, deciding on a college (Carleton 2021!), attempting to rescue grades, AP exams, and graduation party planning. Because of the amount of happenings going on right now, I'm sharing...
May 12, 2017 - 9:30am
April 14, 2017
Feeding the community: Detroit Lakes youth donates food, money to local food pantry
When Michael Friendshuh found out that money donated to the Becker County Food Pantry was doubled during the month of March, he knew exactly...
April 14, 2017 - 9:00am
April 13, 2017
Exploring options: Health Career Fest educates high school students on career opportunities
Detroit Lakes High School junior Madeline Wosika knew that she wasn't cut out for the career of a doctor or nurse. "I'm not really about the...
April 13, 2017 - 9:00am
April 12, 2017
Local students participate in Business Professionals of America State Leadership Conference
From March 23-25, 11 students traveled to Minneapolis for the Business Professionals of America (BPA) State Leadership Conference. Students competed...
April 12, 2017 - 11:39am
Annual Young Artists/Young Writers Awards hosted at Rossman
Almost 200 students and family members attended the Native American Education Department's annual Young Artists/Young Writers (YAYW) Awards on March 21 at Rossman Elementary. The awards began with a traditional dance and a hoop dance demonstration and the ceremony included Detroit...
April 12, 2017 - 11:37am
March 17, 2017
Holy Rosary holds 2nd Annual Science Fair
Holy Rosary held its 2nd Annual Science Fair on March 9. According to Jacob Krebs, who coordinated the event, the fair was designed to provide...
March 17, 2017 - 1:00pm
March 16, 2017
Creating change: DLthriving group to host youth mental health forum
A group of high school students--spearheaded by Bezos Scholar and Detroit Lakes High School (DLHS) senior Anna Schumacher--is focused on creating...
March 16, 2017 - 2:15pm
Column: My year as a Bezos Scholar
On a relatively quiet and cold evening last February, I sat on my floor with my computer, my cursor hovering over a bright red submit button. "You're not going to get in, so why even bother?" was the thought continuingly running through my head.
March 16, 2017 - 2:10pm
March 15, 2017
Sen. Franken seeks entrants to poetry contest
ST. PAUL, MN — In recognition of the Month of the Military Child and National Poetry Month in April, U.S. Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.) announced that he is hosting his sixth annual poetry contest for Minnesota students. The theme of this year's contest is "Celebrating the Veteran...
March 15, 2017 - 12:04pm
February 16, 2017
Local students qualify for state Business Professionals of America competition
Students from area high schools gathered at M State Detroit Lakes on Jan. 25 to compete in several different business related competitions at...
February 16, 2017 - 9:00am
February 15, 2017
Speech team rules apply to life as well
For the past four years, there are three rules that I have lived by as a member of the Detroit Lakes speech team. Rule number one: Have fun. Rule number two: Don't embarrass Mrs. Burnside. Rule number three: Mingle, mingle, mingle! As my senior season picks up and I find myself preparing...
February 15, 2017 - 11:00am
January 20, 2017
I hated the very thing I now love: cross country skiing
Winter can really stink. It's incredibly cold, the sky seems continually gloomy, and our lives take on a lethargic pace. For me, there's only...
January 20, 2017 - 8:00am