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July 17, 2017
Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson filed a lawsuit Wednesday, July 12, against CenturyLink, claiming that the company had billed customers higher amounts than its sales agents had quoted.
(Forum News Service photo by Danielle Killey)
Minnesota attorney general sues CenturyLink, alleges overbilling of customers
July 17, 2017 - 9:08am
Moorhead native Ron Blilie, who now makes his summer home in the Cormorant Lakes area, says this plane that was awaiting takeoff at the Detroit Lakes Airport on Thursday is similar to one flown by one of his students back in Kerrville, Texas, where he works as a flight instructor during the other nine months of the year. (Vicki Gerdes/Tribune)
A little help up to the moon: Cormorant resident helped to train astronauts for NASA's space shuttle missions
July 17, 2017 - 8:00am
July 16, 2017
Detroit Lakes Police Chief Steve Todd presents the Lifesaving Award to Season Ferguson, right, who saved the life of Palma Blotske, left, on May 28. Nathan Bowe/Tribune
Next-door neighbor in DL earns Lifesaver Award
July 16, 2017 - 10:00am
July 14, 2017
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Tuesday's Tornadoes
July 14, 2017 - 9:04pm
A curious dog watches through the screen door at the rental unit at 327 Elizabeth Street, which opens onto an alley. The Detroit Lakes City Council decided not to grandfather-in the property, which means the tenant will have to move. Nathan Bowe/Tribune
New crackdown on an old policy in DL: City says firestorm story about vet losing his home is about compliance
July 14, 2017 - 4:49pm
Osage couple charged with multiple tax crimes
July 14, 2017 - 3:29pm
West leg of Highway 59, County Road 22 roundabout opens
July 14, 2017 - 3:27pm
The Dinger Club, foreground, outlasted the team from Dion's Dangerzone Gym in the finale of the kid's Tug O' War contest Tuesday night at Pavilion Beach. (Robert Williams/Tribune)
The party continues...: Thousands coming out for the 82nd annual Water Carnival
July 14, 2017 - 3:10pm
July 13, 2017
Detroit Lakes artist Hans Gilsdorf is hard at work completing the design and construction of a float that will form the backdrop for some special visitors from the St. Paul Winter Carnival when they make their Parade of the Northwest debut on Sunday. (Viucki Gerdes/Tribune)
Fire and ice: DL water carnival, St. Paul Winter Carnival come together for Parade of the Northwest
July 13, 2017 - 2:40pm
This year's Parade of the Northwest will begin to assemble in the Chamber parking lot staging area at about 11:30 a.m. this Sunday. Step-off time for the parade is 1 p.m., with participants heading east on Front Street to Washington Avenue, then all the way south to the Pavilion before making the turn onto West Lake Drive, finishing just past the Summit Avenue intersection in front of Zorbaz.
2017 route for Parade of the Northwest does not include Summit Avenue
July 13, 2017 - 2:38pm
There were just under 100 people in attendance at a Monday night "kickoff meeting" for a study on developing the West Lake Drive corridor in Detroit Lakes. The meeting was held in the conference center at M State Detroit Lakes, and was facilitated by planners from RDG Planning and Design. (Vicki Gerdes/Tribune)
The future of West Lake Drive... is now: Good crowd turns out for project kickoff meeting
July 13, 2017 - 12:00pm
Callaway woman injured in Highway 59 crash
July 13, 2017 - 11:17am
July 12, 2017
Agweek reporter Jonathan Knutson (right) speaks with Oslo, Minn. farmer Earl Mallinger, who will be 100 years old on August 14, 2017. (Nick Nelson/Agweek)
The centenarian farmer: MN ag producer still going strong
July 12, 2017 - 3:22pm
Becker County Veterans Service Officer Lauri Brooke (left), and Veterans Service Office Manager Mary Schmit (right) accepted the fleece blankets created and donated by the Height Of Land 4-H Club through a grant obtained by Julie Yliniemi (center). 
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We love our veterans
July 12, 2017 - 3:20pm
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Damage widespread as intense thunderstorm rolls through: Power knocked out for several Becker County residents
July 12, 2017 - 3:13pm
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