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Eric Lundmark cut quite a dashing figure as he plunged into the waters of Little Detroit Lake during Saturday's Polar Fest Plunge. (Vicki Gerdes / Tribune)
Polar Fest ends with a bang – and a splash
13 hours 42 min ago
In-home daycare providers particularly feeling the stress of new regulations
17 hours 32 min ago
February 18, 2018
The thrill of vintage sled racing comes to the ice of Little Detroit Lake this Saturday, Feb. 24, for the inaugural Ice Harvest 440. (Photo courtesy of Central Minnesota Pond Racing)
Introducing the Ice Harvest 440: CMPR vintage sled races coming to Little Detroit Lake Feb. 24
February 18, 2018 - 9:14pm
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Missing 27-year-old pregnant woman found dead in Minnesota's Chippewa National Forest
February 18, 2018 - 2:31pm
Safety equipment experts say should go out on the ice with people include ice picks, ice auger and measuring tape. Minnesota Department of Natural Resources photo
Tips to make being on ice safer
February 18, 2018 - 11:00am
Waubun man gets five years for loaded handgun
February 18, 2018 - 9:00am
MNsure subsidy averages $9,000 in this area
February 18, 2018 - 8:00am
February 17, 2018
Man gets 23 months in prison for escape
February 17, 2018 - 5:00pm
During a Brown Bag Lunch presentation on "Building the Ice Palace," lead designer Hans Gilsdorf noted that the project was done "by the people, for the people" of Detroit Lakes and the surrounding area. (Vicki Gerdes / Tribune)
'Building the Ice Palace': Artist Hans Gilsdorf reflects on challenges of construction
February 17, 2018 - 4:00pm
Farm Bureau Members Miles Kuschel and Brian Roth placed a bale of alfalfa with the help of a John Deere tractor and hayfork last Thursday in a spot provided by Midwest Machinery of Wadena. The hay, which is donated by area farmers, is destined to feed cattle in eastern Montana. Brian Hansel/Pioneer Journal
Local 'Haylift' geared to help eastern Montana ranchers
February 17, 2018 - 3:00pm
St. Paul Mayor Chris Coleman listens to others as city and county emergency services leaders discuss Monday, Aug. 11, 2014, how to prepare for potential oil train disasters. Don Davis / Forum News Service file photo
Chris Coleman drops out of Minnesota governor race
February 17, 2018 - 2:00pm
Audubon church to offer 'payday loans,' without the interest
February 17, 2018 - 1:00pm
Arson charge dropped after woman's death
February 17, 2018 - 1:00pm
Abby Gray, left, and Sheyenne Norberg form two of the tentacles on their giant snow sculpture of an octopus at the City Park on Wednesday. Teams of students from the Detroit Lakes High School Advanced Placement Drawing Class competed in a snow sculpting competition as part of this year's Polar Fest/Ice Palace festivities. In the background, more students can be seen working on their polar bear and dragon sculptures. Marie Johnson / Tribune
Snow much fun: DLHS art students make larger-than-life snow sculptures as part of Polar Fest
February 17, 2018 - 12:00pm
Hundreds had already cast their ballots by 5 p.m. at the Washington County Service Center in Cottage Grove in the Minnesota Senate special election Monday, Feb. 12, 2018. Katie Nelson / Forum News Service
Minnesota voters keep the status quo in two special legislative elections
February 17, 2018 - 12:00pm
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