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Lord, give me a sign: OK, how about 10 of them?
AgweekTV: Drought Troubles
Challenge yourself and your friends to end hunger this summer: 'Open Your Heart to the Hungry and Homeless" campaign launches in July
DL School Board approves $39 million budget for FY 2018
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Thielen draws a crowd at Norseman Motors
Grunewald inspires; Ukkelberg third at USATF decathlon
State BMX Championship Series in DL July 1-2
Lamoureux campers, organizers wrapping up successful venture
Vikings' special teams spots up for grabs
What your grandchild can teach you about Social Security
Unearthing history:Minnesota couple seeks to remember the 'forgotten woman'
Column: The most significant Minnesota address in 1790
Turning back the pages
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Friends & Neighbors
Could you turn your hobby into a career?
Unemployment rate falls to 3.7 percent in May
BTD Manufacturing ramps up production capacity with new machines
A flavor for everyone: McKinley Nutrition serves teas, shakes in McKinley Plaza
If your old AC no longer beats the heat, it may be time for a new one
MSUM Summer Cinema Series opens July 10: Four summer Mondays to feature silent films and live music
Richwood Winery to host Summer Solstice Festival on Saturday
'A kind of merry war': Shakespeare in the Park's 'Much Ado' opens Thursday at DL's City Park
Duluth benefit concert to spotlight Native American artists
It's time to party!: Oak Crossing fundraiser set for June 23 at Holy Rosary
Richard P. Molstre
Miles W. "Pete" Peterson
Richard M. Lynch
Letter: New health law must cover pre-existing conditions
Eleven little mallards, swimming in a row
Who is the source of this hateful political climate?
Guest Editorial: Avoid trouble at your door
McFeely: Star Lake Casino project hits a possible snag
Blane Klemek column: Discovering the scarlet tanager
Column: Fishing and finances
Blane Klemek column: Cuckoos feast on forest tent caterpillars
Warm water fishing is here, time to adjust
Blane Klemek column: Saying goodbye to an old friend
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
May 29, 2017
UPDATE: Detroit Lakes Walmart cleared after alleged bomb threat
Just after 2 p.m. Monday, Walmart in Detroit Lakes was placed on lockdown as local authorities responded to a potential bomb threat. Check back...
May 29, 2017 - 4:56pm
May 22, 2017
Major Highway 10-Highway 59 intersection work begins today
Crews will start by removing the existing signal system (poles and arms) at the Hwy 10/Hwy 59 intersection. While they are working, the intersection will operate as a four-way stop for several hours. Drivers should be prepared for significant delays and consider alternate routes....
May 22, 2017 - 8:50am
April 25, 2017
DL man suffers gunshot wound
A male was shot in the leg last night on the 15000 block of East Munson Drive in Detroit Lakes. The Becker County Sheriff's Office responded to the call just after 10 p.m., April 24, finding a 60-year-old male by the name of Terry Tyge suffering with a gunshot wound to the leg. St....
April 25, 2017 - 3:17pm
April 6, 2017
13-year-old seriously injured by train in Detroit Lakes
At 4:26 p.m. Wednesday the Detroit Lakes Police Department was notified of a train-pedestrian accident along Highway 10 between Corbett and Jackson...
April 6, 2017 - 11:05am
April 5, 2017
Payless in DL to remain open, 400 other store locations set to close
The Detroit Lakes location will remain open, but the discount footwear retailer Payless ShoeSource in Moorhead will close its store as well as...
April 5, 2017 - 12:00pm
April 4, 2017
The future of medicine is here: Sanford hires integrated health therapist who will "video chat" with patients at area clinics
Mental health services can be hard to come by—that's where a system-wide mental health grant at Sanford comes in. Five years ago, Sanford was awarded a grant to "explore the impact of mental health therapists," that came with a triple aim: 1) to improve health outcomes, 2) to...
April 4, 2017 - 10:00am
March 16, 2017
Contrary to Wednesday's business article, "Back in business: Audubon Liquor Store purchased by brothers-in-law," well-known local and former radio personality Bob Spilman has not changed his name to Bill. He remains "one 'L' of a guy," the only one of that letter being in his last...
March 16, 2017 - 2:19pm
March 15, 2017
Detroit Lakes School Board terminates contract with athletics director
The Detroit Lakes School Board parted ways with Athletics Director Mitch McLeod at the monthly board meeting Monday night, choosing to not renew his contract after his 10 years on the job--but it wasn’t the most amicable of splits. Before the board cast their vote to approve the...
March 15, 2017 - 10:38am
March 13, 2017
Must love a challenge: Paraprofessionals among the list of jobs hurting for workers
(This is part three of our series on worker shortages around Becker County, the first being bus drivers, the second being manufacturers.) Paraprofessionals...
March 13, 2017 - 10:26am
March 7, 2017
If a tree falls...: High winds cause tree to fall on South Shore Drive power line
High winds caused a tree to fall on a power line along the 1300 block of South Shore Drive at approximately 6:25 p.m. tonight. Public utilities responded quickly, meaning Detroit Lakes residents in the area were only without power for about an hour. The Detroit Lakes Fire Department...
March 7, 2017 - 7:54pm
March 1, 2017
Planning Commission vote on controversial condo project ends in tie
The vote on a rezoning request and conditional use permit for a 52-unit condominium project on Highland Drive, across Highway 10 from the Holiday Inn overlooking a bluff there, ended in a 3-3 tie at Thursday night's meeting of the Detroit Lakes Planning Commission. According to City...
March 1, 2017 - 9:15am
February 28, 2017
An uphill battle: DL school board operates under budget, yet faces tough tax crowd
It would appear there is some misinformation about property taxes permeating the district. The Detroit Lakes school board met Monday night, hearing presentations from both the state auditor, Jen Piekarski, and hearing the results of the public survey conducted by The Morris Leatherman...
February 28, 2017 - 11:06am
February 26, 2017
Must love heavy metal: Local manufacturers feeling that worker shortage too
(Part 2 of our series on worker shortages in Becker County) When BTD employee, Derrick Cariveau extends a hand to introduce himself mid-shift,...
February 26, 2017 - 2:00pm
Request to DL city is Lima Charlie (loud and clear): Veterans groups propose display of tanks, fighter jet, navy boat
Imagine an F-16 fighter jet, a Navy patrol boat, a Bradley Fighting Vehicle and an M1A1 Abrams tank permanently on display in Veterans Park...
February 26, 2017 - 1:00pm
February 25, 2017
'The Last Word': Tribune columnist publishes book of favorite columns from past 40 years
It's been 40 years since local attorney Lynn Hummel first began contemplating writing a column for the Detroit Lakes Tribune. "I woke up early...
February 25, 2017 - 4:30pm