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Henry, Evelyn most popular baby names in MN
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Man dies in three-vehicle crash near DL
Feathery art project flies high in White Earth: Circle of Life honored in Congressional contest
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Clay Target League Trapshooting Championship June 12-20
Doubles teams pick up first round section wins
BASEBALL: Korfe in command in victory over Hornets
Herzog leads Laker girls to victory
Laker golf wraps regular season with home victory
Turning back the pages
Ehnerts celebrate 50 years together
Yliniemi is UMC's Student Volunteer of the Year
DL's Weber graduates from NSU
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Friends & Neighbors
MN gas prices up two cents
DL Public Utilities earns Reliable Public Power Provider designation
Outlet Graphics has new graphic designer
MN gas prices up (almost) one cent
Detroit Lakes photographer earns master of photography
Minnesota judge officially confirms heirs to Prince's $200M estate
Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, other acts headed to Fargo later this year
Local chef publishes culinary memoir
Column: There's nothing quite like a fresh-grilled burger...
Country singers Dwight Yoakam, Mary Chapin Carpenter add Fargo Theatre shows
Ronald D. Lanoue Sr.
Tanner J. Bahr
Charles G. Henrikson
Clarice Lucille Ernst
Lynn Hummel column: Everybody needs a Bud
Letter: Bad time to cut opioid drug prevention program
Letter: More than just a three-day weekend
Rural Minnesota leader: Lawmakers, please support County Program Aid
Advice to my son as he graduates high school
Getting squirrely: Be creative in keeping critters out of bird feeders
Walleye opener dubbed a 'big success'
Blane Klemek column: Minnesota wouldn't be the same without haunting call of the loon
Preparing to slay? Suggestions for opening weekend
MN CREP sign-up begins May 15, 2017
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
December 10, 2016
Letter: Americans are right to worry about insurance quality
Of all their concerns about healthcare, Americans are most worried about whether they can afford their insurance. That's the key finding from a new Morning Consult survey of over 20,000 people. It's easy to see why Americans are so anxious. Premiums are set to rise sharply next year....
December 10, 2016 - 12:00pm
December 8, 2016
Mourning a friend who survived Pearl Harbor--and helped win WWII
Today is the 75th Anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor. Fifteen years ago I had the opportunity to spend the week prior to the 60th Anniversary attending an oral history put together by Daniel Martinez, who was the Historian for the National Park Service in Pearl Harbor. For...
December 8, 2016 - 5:00pm
November 23, 2016
This DFLer hopes Trump is a pragmatist
One thing is certain following this election cycle. Conventional strategies and candidates need get in tune with this rapidly changing world. Trump on the Republican side and Sanders on the Democrat side created excitement that brought millions of people to the polls with a simple...
November 23, 2016 - 10:46am
November 19, 2016
Letter: What? Rioting because you lost? Are you joking?
What have our young people become? It's unbelievable think that these young people from high school and college are in the streets rioting because they lost! They are setting fire to and breaking other people's property. Did their mommy and daddy's not tell them it's not okay to destroy...
November 19, 2016 - 6:16am
November 16, 2016
Opinion: Donald Trump--What Americans can do
Donald Trump is our next president of the United States. It's amazing what Americans can do.
November 16, 2016 - 8:48am
Letter: Newspaper coverage is biased
If one was to look at the headlines on this paper you probably wouldn't have even realized that there had been a presidential election the day before.
November 16, 2016 - 8:46am
November 11, 2016
Letter: Good news on teen smoking, bad news on vaping
Have you seen the results of the 2016 Minnesota Student Survey? I was ecstatic to learn that the smoking rate among teenagers is falling to record low levels, with only 8.4 percent of 11th graders, and 4.3 percent of 9th graders reporting they had smoked cigarettes in the past 30...
November 11, 2016 - 5:00pm
Letter: Proposed diversion project doesn't meet Minnesota standards, but let's explore other options
There's been a lot of discussion and misunderstanding since the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources denied a state permit for the proposed...
November 11, 2016 - 12:47pm
Letter: Holmes show on U.S. presidents was a hit with kids
On Wednesday, we had 1,200-plus students at the Historic Holmes Theatre for a show called "Rock the Presidents." The premise of the show is to share the history of our nation and tell both serious and unique stories about the various presidents—from which president shaped the...
November 11, 2016 - 12:44pm
November 10, 2016
Letter: Dakdok should have been welcomed at 'Meet Your Muslim Neighbors' event
At the "Meet Your Muslim Neighbor" meeting in Detroit Lakes, Rev. Kuether and speakers Dr. Haider and Professor Kamel conveyed their feelings. Usama Dakdok, a scholar who translated the Qur'an from Arabic to English and knows the 1400 years of Islamic history, stated facts. Unlike...
November 10, 2016 - 6:40am
Male singers wanted for area Christmas concerts
It is way too early to think about Christmas, but Target, Walmart, Fleet Farm and others have already gotten their Christmas products on their shelves. Our very own Heart O' Lakes Harmony Men's a Capella Chorus is also making plans for our annual Christmas concerts. My favorite part...
November 10, 2016 - 6:38am
November 5, 2016
Letter: Adopt a senior pet--they fit in easily with a new family
November is Adopt a Senior Pet Month, and I encourage people who are ready to give a cat or dog a loving, lifelong home to consider adopting an "oldie but goodie" from their local shelter. As the guardian of three animals in their golden years, I appreciate how my companions have...
November 5, 2016 - 10:05am
November 4, 2016
Letter: Only in Detroit Lakes
On the 12th of October at 5 a.m. I had to call 911 for an ambulance as I was extremely ill and with a high fever. When the ambulance arrived our police chief, Tim Eggebraaten and I believe one other officer was with him. As they came in the house and proceeded to place me in the ambulance...
November 4, 2016 - 4:58pm
November 3, 2016
Letter: Sen. Eken brings respect, honor, and decorum to politics
My father and Sen. Kent Eken's father served together in the Minnesota State Legislature in the 1970s. One caucused with the GOP and the other the DFL; however, they shared a mutual respect for each other, the generational farms they lived on, and the people of the area they were...
November 3, 2016 - 9:07am
An Argument for Third Party Candidates
With an upcoming presidential election so polarizing, many Americans are feeling more stressed than ever as November 8th draws closer. Sources indicate that up to 60 percent of Americans do not fully support either the Republican or Democratic nominee for president. Given this information,...
November 3, 2016 - 8:11am