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Why is it so hard to get internet in the country? Klobuchar, Peterson in DL Friday to 'seize the moment'
Special council meetings set: Scheduling conflicts result in separate sessions for street project, sales tax
Libraries (quietly and respectfully, of course) push for state funding change
Woman pleads guilty in beheading death of Minn. man
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GIRLS BASKETBALL: Lakers cap regular season with victory
BOYS BASKETBALL: Cardinals snap Laker win streak
Congratulations and good luck Laker Gymnastics!
VIDEO: Lakers three-peat in convincing fashion
Anderson overtime winner redemption for Pirates
America Saves Week: Set a goal, make a plan, and save automatically
Tjepkes graduates from UM-Crookston
Are you ready? Life's big questions...
Area students graduate from MSUM
Area students graduate from NDSU
Friends & Neighbors
Dan's Service Center has new service advisor
MN gas prices down 2 cents
Arvig Donated More Than $450,000 Back to Communities in 2016
Economic Development Summit scheduled for March 3
Prepare your budget for closing costs when buying a home
Ski, snowshoe or hike by candlelight at Maplewood Saturday
BTD met their (donation) match at 21st annual Polar Fest Plunge
February is Black History Month
Country singer Chris Janson at Shooting Star this Friday
Mini-retreat offers chance to reflect, refresh: NYM Cultural Center to host self-care session Feb. 25
Noreen M. Huwe
Albert M. Finch
Dell D. Holm
Joanne B. Anderson
Letter: Becker County jail should be built by local craftspeople
Detroit Lakes Tribune editorial: Don't believe your lying eyes, just believe us (wah-ha-ha!)
Lynn Hummel column: Lack energy? You just have to know where to look
Letter: Scrubbing USDA website a shameful attempt to shield abusers
An early start for a strong farm bill
Finding springs is a wintertime thing: New DNR app gives you a chance to help with groundwater research
DNR says burn debris now--EMDASH--restrictions will happen soon
Blane Klemek column: Trumpeter swans are a huge Minnesota success story
Brad Laabs column: This thaw won't last, better block up your fish houses
The bass tournament that wowed the pros
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'
A $10,000 drop in the bucket: Red Kettle campaign gets big boost from anonymous donor in DL
Pine to Palm
February 22, 2017
Saturday, February 11 Sacred Heart Valentine's Day Bake Sale: Sacred Heart Catholic Church will be hosting a St. Valentine's Bake Sale from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. and on Sunday, February 12 from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. Everyone is welcome; proceeds will be allocated to the stained glass window...
February 22, 2017 - 6:00pm
February 17, 2017
Lake Ida, Little Detroit to welcome little fishermen: DL, Cormorant youth fishing derbies will provide free family fun
When a trip to the movies costs an arm and a leg (and another arm, if someone gets hungry), family outings are becoming more and more difficult...
February 17, 2017 - 6:00am
February 16, 2017
Businesses seek solutions for aging rural workforce
ST. PAUL—As the median age of Minnesotans creeps higher, the state's changing demography signals economic struggles for rural communities....
February 16, 2017 - 2:00pm
Detroit Lakes council tables sales tax proposal, sets Feb. 28 public hearing
The Detroit Lakes City Council proved that citizen input can make a difference at its Tuesday night meeting, as not just one, but two items on the agenda were shot down by opposition from local residents — although it may only be a temporary delay in one instance. By a 6-1 vote,...
February 16, 2017 - 9:21am
February 15, 2017
DL school board discusses space issues, plans work session for solutions
Settling into the new City Chambers venue, the Detroit Lakes School District started off Monday night's board meeting with a presentation from Mike Suckert, the middle school principal. One of the biggest concerns in Suckert's presentation revolved around the need for space, with...
February 15, 2017 - 5:00pm
Battle of the bait: 7th annual Poles N' Holes derby lures competition to Little Detroit Lake
Whether they had to drive half a mile or 1,200 miles, nothing seemed to stand between fishermen and the ice of Little Detroit Lake this Saturday....
February 15, 2017 - 4:00pm
Woof you be mine?: Local animal shelter residents have lots of love to give
Love is in the air — well, love and a little bit of fur. Approximately six dogs and 30 cats are currently awaiting adoption at The Marshmallow...
February 15, 2017 - 8:55am
February 13, 2017
Part of Willow Street East closed due to water line break
Willow Street East in Detroit Lakes from Madison Avenue to Jackson Avenue is closed until further notice due to a water break, according to a news release from the city.
February 13, 2017 - 12:11pm
January 26, 2017
Snow removal schedule in DL Friday morning
Detroit Lakes Public Works will be rolling up the snow on Friday, Jan. 27 from 4 a.m. until 8 a.m. on the following streets: East Willow Street from Washington Avenue to Roosevelt Avenue. Grant Street from Washington Avenue to Roosevelt Avenue.
January 26, 2017 - 3:06pm
January 25, 2017
Garage attached to home with disabled residents catches fire
The Detroit Lakes Fire Department responded to a fire in a garage attached to a home where two disabled residents live just after 3:30 p.m. Wednesday....
January 25, 2017 - 5:25pm
January 20, 2017
Busy year for Becker AIS crew: A constant battle to keep invasives out of area lakes
Here's what the Becker Soil and Water Conservation District has been doing to fight the spread of aquatic invasive species in area lakes: It spent about $227,000 on 33 watercraft inspectors, six of them hired to operate mobile decontamination equipment. They decontaminated nearly...
January 20, 2017 - 10:00am
A 'remarkable' year: DL mayor calls for local option sales tax during 'State of the City' address
The year 2016 was a "remarkable" one for the City of Detroit Lakes, according to Mayor Matt Brenk. "(It was) remarkable, I think, in several areas," Brenk said during his "State of the City" address, which concluded Tuesday night's council meeting.
January 20, 2017 - 9:47am
The best breakfast in town: A restaurant review by DL high school student
Main Street restaurant is a locally owned restaurant on Washington Avenue in Detroit Lakes. I decided to go there and do a review on their breakfast...
January 20, 2017 - 7:00am
January 19, 2017
Flying on ice: Snowmobile race tears around Big Detroit Lakes
The weather was kind to the Detroit Lakes J&K Beach Bar 200 snowmobile race on Big Detroit Lake Saturday and Sunday. "It went well, we had a...
January 19, 2017 - 6:00am
January 18, 2017
Detroit Lakes Middle School band concert is Monday
The Detroit Lakes Middle School Bands will present their second concert of the school year in the Winter Band Concert on Monday, Jan. 23 beginning at 7:30 p.m. The performance will be presented in the Detroit Lakes George Simon Middle School Auditorium.
January 18, 2017 - 8:00pm