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MN Department of Education Releases 2016 MCA Scores
Crime & Accident Report
If the shoe fits, paint it: Sisters create custom shoes in Bemidji
Bemidji introduces charging stations for electric cars
Angels’ rally falls short in upset loss at Regions
Kate Smith in the field at Resorters
The smell of football is in the air
DL Pro Gal golf tourney results
Royals win DL Major League championship
Young Life Triathlon: Rock the Beach 5K, Kids Run part of the action
Saying goodbye to the old and hello to the new
These s’mores can be made any time of year
Jorgenson piano students end season with recital, awards
Social Secuirty: Thank you for last 31 years… and goodbye
Friends & Neighbors
‘Bait boys’ take over Quality Bait and Tackle
Encouraging good spending
MN property tax refund filing tips
Tips on insurance and storm damage claims
Former patrons buy Bleachers
Crazy Daze returns to Detroit Lakes Aug. 9
August is National Immunization Awareness Month!
Mannheim Steamroller is coming to Bemidji Nov. 23
Bluestem extends summer concert series into October
‘Annie Get Your Gun’ has strong native presence
Darla Rae Fisher
Julie Ann Stewart
Timothy J. Karsnia
Dean W. Sanders
Ban smoking in rental housing
Here’s how drug law will help
Letter: What’s gone wrong? America has lost its way over the past 60 years
Kudos to Minnesota’s improving credit rating
Wind power destabilizing power grid
Lakes are full, but too warm for muskie
Franklin, Lizzie, Loon won’t get muskies
‘A series of unfortunate events’ in the outdoors
Northwest MN Fishing Report
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
Becker County Fair Premium List
Celebrating Solstice at Richwood Winery
June Summer Scene
Biking becoming bigger with area trails
Get out and golf
July 27, 2016
Gas leak reported at Thrift Store
Detroit Lakes Police Department, Rescue Team and Fire Department responded Wednesday around noon to the Boys and Girls Thrift Store on U.S. Highway...
July 27, 2016 - 12:31pm
LP-A school looking to buy nearby road
If members of the Lake Park-Audubon School Board have their way, the city-owned street to the north of the LP-A Elementary School building – Marvin Street – may soon become school property. At its Monday night meeting, the board directed LP-A School Superintendent Dale Hogie to...
July 27, 2016 - 11:18am
Green Lake Zorbaz robbery
SPICER, Minn. — A man was robbed outside Zorbaz on Green Lake in Spicer Monday night by two men on long skateboards who claimed to be armed. The incident was reported to the Kandiyohi County Sheriff’s Office at 10:45 p.m. Monday. According to the report, two people slammed a man...
July 27, 2016 - 11:10am
Local women join forces to create an organization to fight back against domestic abuse
Detroit Lakes-area women are joining forces, and one by one, they are fighting back against the domestic violence that happens in their own backyards....
July 27, 2016 - 11:09am
Swenson named Tribune publisher
The Detroit Lakes Tribune is turning the page on its top leadership, as Melissa Swenson has taken over as publisher and advertising director of the newspaper. Swenson brings with her 17 years of experience within Forum Communications Company, starting her FCC career in October of...
July 27, 2016 - 11:07am
Humane Society of the Lakes’ ‘Dogs on the Deck Fundraiser’
Alissa Mork, volunteer board member for the Humane Society of the Lakes, and Max, a lovable labrador-german shepard mix currently residing at...
July 27, 2016 - 10:57am
Fire departments host community dance
In Detroit Lakes and Lake Park, the Fire Departments are staffed entirely by volunteers who are willing to risk life and limb to help in times...
July 27, 2016 - 10:54am
DL teachers spend summer on the golf course
For some, golf is a favored pastime. For Keith Eckhoff, a third grade teacher at Roosevelt, and Matt Brown, a special education teacher at Rossman,...
July 27, 2016 - 10:38am
New principal at LP-A High School
Though Avon, Minn., native Mary Merchant worked for Holy Spirit Catholic Schools in Fargo for 21 years, she and her husband Chuck never quite...
July 27, 2016 - 10:35am
Domestic assault could be to blame for downed power line in DL
It appears a rolling domestic assault could be to blame for an accident that took out a power pole in Detroit Lakes Tuesday night. According...
July 27, 2016 - 10:16am
July 26, 2016
PHOTOS: Brief Tornado Touchdown In Barnes County Today
WDAY-TV / WDAZ-TV -- Thunderstorms quickly developed over Barnes County this afternoon. Due to a weak surface boundary in the area, there is...
July 26, 2016 - 5:34pm
The fascinating world of dragonflies and damselflies
Dragonflies and their sisters and brothers in the odonata family, damselflies, have long been a source of endless fascination for entomologists...
July 26, 2016 - 1:35pm
Zebra mussels found in lakes near Vergas, Alexandria
The Department of Natural Resources has confirmed zebra mussels in northwestern Minnesota’s East Spirit Lake in Otter Tail County and central...
July 26, 2016 - 10:10am
July 25, 2016
Upcoming fair fun for all
For more than 120 years now, the Becker County Fair has been a summer staple in Detroit Lakes ‒ and this one is shaping up to be the biggest...
July 25, 2016 - 11:47am
Deputy injured when his vehicle was hit while responding to crash near Detroit Lakes
A Becker County deputy was injured while responding to a crash on U.S. Highway 10 early this morning. The deputy, who has not been identified, was assisting Minnesota State Patrol east of Detroit Lakes with a vehicle that was in a ditch. According to the Becker County Sheriff's Office,...
July 25, 2016 - 10:05am