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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
friends & neighbors
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
Anthony I. "Andy" Greene
Marian K. Morgan
Frederick A. Coughlin
Mason J. Smith
Duane Lynn Robert Walker
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
August 10, 2017
West Lake Drive will be partially closed Friday evening for street dance
West Lake Drive in Detroit Lakes will be closed from Lake Avenue to Minnesota Avenue on Friday evening (from 6 p.m. to 12:30 a.m.) for the Firefighters Street Dance. The dance will be held in front of Lakeside Tavern and features 32 Below, a popular Fargo pop country music band. The...
August 10, 2017 - 2:33pm
August 6, 2017
WE Fest 2017 goes out with a bang: Houser, Eldredge and Bryan keep the party going long into the night
It may have been the final night of WE Fest 2017, but the party at Detroit Lakes' Soo Pass Ranch showed no signs of slowing down on Saturday,...
August 6, 2017 - 1:44am
August 2, 2017
Let the celebration begin!: WE Fest's 35th anniversary kicks off Thursday
Though the celebrating has already begun for some — campers began lining up outside the festival grounds as early as Monday morning, and...
August 2, 2017 - 1:09pm
July 13, 2017
2017 route for Parade of the Northwest does not include Summit Avenue
An article that appeared on the front page of the Detroit Lakes Tribune contained some outdated information about the route to be used for this...
July 13, 2017 - 2:38pm
July 12, 2017
Thunderstorm shakes through Becker County
Becker County is currently being rocked by a severe thunderstorm rumbling its way around the north edge of the county, moving southeast towards the Perham and Wadena area. The storm began with a tornado warning just after 9 p.m., quickly turning to a watch, then a severe thunderstorm...
July 12, 2017 - 11:52am
June 26, 2017
New roundabout on Hwy 59 partially opens
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. – The new roundabout at Highway 59 and Becker County Road 22 south of Detroit Lakes has partially opened. Both Highway 59 legs and the east County Road 22 legs opened this morning, June 26, along with the connection between County Road 22 and 130th St.
June 26, 2017 - 2:04pm
June 25, 2017
Detroit Lakes’ first official Dog Park will have its grand opening on Thursday
It’s official:Detroit Lakes’ first-ever designated Dog Park will hold its grand opening at 11 a.m. this Thursday, June 29 — and all of Detroit Lakes’ canine denizens are invited. The ribbon-cutting ceremony is expected to include remarks from Mayor Matt Brenk and Detroit Lakes...
June 25, 2017 - 7:20am
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