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Body of missing Lake Park man found
AgweekTV: A New Barn for Healthy Pigs
Grandson arrested for murder in deaths of couple called pillars of Minn. town
Body of missing northwest Minn. man found
Driver sentenced for hit-and-run that killed northwest Minn. girl near Lake Mille Lacs
Jaguars end Mahnomen-Waubun's season in consolation semis
Activities commitment celebration Monday, March 26
Top-seeded Crusaders blow out Mahnomen-Waubun in Class A quarters
Brooklyn Center hands Breckenridge first-round loss
Prep boys basketball: Triple the heartbreak for Esko
Unwrapping #MeToo with grace
It's almost time to light the 'Fire in February': DL preacher's plans taking shape to mobilize community to read Bible's Book of Acts
'Fire in February': DL preacher hopes to mobilize local faith community to read Bible's Book of Acts
LP-A Elementary recognized for achieving positive student outcomes
Snappy side: Festive Pomegranate Salad sure to shine on holiday menu
friends & neighbors
After historic college basketball upset, Little Caesar’s announces free pizza giveaway to everyone in America
Nice growing, Jack: Jack Chivers Realty relocating to downtown DL, into the mall
Farmers concerned about trade war with China
Twin Cities airport is best in its size
State Commerce Dept. website now multilingual
Music, dancing and more coming to lakes area this month
Ken’s FM fundraiser aims to bring station back to full power
What's ahead for the region's arts scene in the coming weeks?
Dishing up a tasty homemade meal, for a good cause: DL Breakfast Rotary's March 13 meatball dinner to benefit local food pantry
Spring is here -- and your local library is ready to celebrate
Elverna Elizabeth (Lembke) Nelson
William "Willy" Weber
Catherine S. Doll
More immigrants would give huge boost to US economy
Letter:Credit unions are very different from banks
Letter: Why aren't we fighting back against Russia?
Sixty pills prescribed--only four were needed
It's time to return a big favor to the Boys and Girls Club
Sometimes memories are more important than fish
Are Ivory-billed woodpeckers back from the dead?
Jumbo perch are popping up
Brad Laabs column: The panfish are biting, and the tullibee chase is on
Maple syrup-making at Minnesota state parks
Ruby's Pantry helps families make ends meet; Local mom of 7 shares her story
Adolescent anxiety is on the rise, and social media may be part of the problem
Minnesota Made: Enjoy some movies shot in the Lake of 10,000 Lakes
For the love of the homeless: DL native Luke Pechmann poses for animal adoption pin-up calendar
Welcome to the dark side: Local museum's first 'After Dark' event brings sold-out crowds
Youth fishing derby on Little Detroit Lake was 'great success'
The walls came tumbling down: Ice palace demolished on Friday
Totally tube-ular!: Elementary school students get outside to slide
Polar Fest's inaugural hotdish challenge brings in big, hungry crowd
Polar Fest ends with a bang – and a splash
March 11, 2018
As student behavioral issues increase at schools, more staff training how to best handle them
WEST FARGO—Sara Schmidt teaches special education classes at South Elementary School. She's attuned to signs that a pupil could be frustrated—crumpling...
March 11, 2018 - 5:23pm
March 9, 2018
Getting into character: Holy Rosary students research, roleplay famous folks from the past for Social Studies Fair
Even in a room full of kids in crazy costumes, Sheldon Bevins-Mueller stood out. Wearing a traditional Native American headdress with bright...
March 9, 2018 - 12:21pm
March 1, 2018
Students experience high-tech design
Students in a recent community education class at Park Rapids Area High School created artwork using a robot-guided blade of superheated air. The class, taught by high school science teacher Shane Graham, was called Steel Art. It took place in four sessions in February in the school's...
March 1, 2018 - 2:00pm
February 25, 2018
Their idea is 'da bomb': Three high school seniors are building bath bomb business in their parents' basement
How many times have you thought of a great idea, the next best invention, and said, "I should make that" but then just let it fall by the wayside...
February 25, 2018 - 3:00pm
February 24, 2018
Frazee FFA students advancing to State
Three Frazee FFA teams competed at a regional competition at the University of Minnesota, Crookston on Jan. 24. Of those, the Wildlife and Milk...
February 24, 2018 - 3:00pm
February 21, 2018
Hot jobs in Becker County: Majority of jobs only requiring two-year degrees
Over the next five years, it's estimated that the Fargo-Moorhead region, along with nine of its surrounding counties (including Becker County), will have 55,000 job openings, a staggering statistic in the wake of a already-present worker shortage. Of those 55,000 job openings, some...
February 21, 2018 - 2:00pm
February 17, 2018
Snow much fun: DLHS art students make larger-than-life snow sculptures as part of Polar Fest
They said it was kind of like building a snowman—but a lot more complicated. Bundled up in their snowsuits and wielding tools of all shapes...
February 17, 2018 - 12:00pm
February 15, 2018
Tomorrow is last chance for kids to play in Preschool Palace
Greg Mueller stands with the Preschool Palace he designed for the “Polar Bears, Penguins and Palaces… Oh My!” events for young kids at...
February 15, 2018 - 3:01pm
The school board talks Middle school project and high school updates
The Detroit Lakes School Board has decided to enter negotiations with an architect for an upcoming bond referendum. Zerr Berg, an architect out of Fargo that is already set to begin working on the Detroit Lakes Middle School project this summer, will be the lucky first contender for...
February 15, 2018 - 8:00am
February 7, 2018
Feeling the stress (Part 3): Little kids, big tech and the 'Worry Monster'
Editor's note: This is the third story in a three-part series examining anxiety in today's youth, with a focus on the role that smartphones and social media might play in that. This final installment looks at how anxiety impacts young children, from age 2 through the middle school...
February 7, 2018 - 5:30pm
February 4, 2018
The tie that binds: Beginners, experts gather for fly-tying class in Perham
In a crowded backroom of the Front 20 Outfitters Fly Shop in downtown Perham, the art of fly tying continues on cold nights throughout the winter....
February 4, 2018 - 12:00pm
The economics of caring: KIDS COUNT speaker says 'there is a great return on investment in kids'
There was a well-known experiment in the late 1960s that tested kids' self-control by giving them the choice to eat one marshmallow right away, or two marshmallows if they could wait 15 minutes. During the wait, each child was left alone in a room with nothing to do but think about...
February 4, 2018 - 10:00am
February 2, 2018
Detroit Lakes students enjoy NFL Experience thanks to good sportsmanship
MINNEAPOLIS — Curious passersby decked out in Minnesota Vikings purple gave Nick Alton's fourth grade class a puzzled look as they did...
February 2, 2018 - 7:30pm
January 31, 2018
Feeling the Stress: Local high school students share their experiences with social media and anxiety
Editor's note: This is the second in a three-part series examining anxiety in today's youth, with a particular focus on the role that smartphones...
January 31, 2018 - 5:00pm
DL school board close to hiring architect for building project
The final two contenders for the referendum architect job presented to the Detroit Lakes School Board Monday night. YHR Partners out of Moorhead and JLG Architects based in Alexandria took to the drawing board, laying out their plans if they're chosen to take on the mighty task of...
January 31, 2018 - 1:00pm