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Authorities investigate string of church burglaries in the Detroit Lakes area
West Fargo teen making most of life after terminal brain cancer diagnosis
Wanted: Photos of old Detroit Lakes squad cars: Model-maker steers for historical accuracy
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DL Babe Ruth baseball qualifies for State
17th annual Memorial Shorty wrestling camp July 31-Aug. 2
Duluth native Ham appears headed for larger role with Vikings
Moorhead Blues capture Sub-State 14 title
Israelson siblings highlight field of Birchmont returning champions
More than margaritas: National Tequila Day stirs up new recipes
Ticket to Work puts people back in the driver's seat
Recent storms spark memories of past tornadoes
Find strength, serenity this summer: Local yoga studios offer wide range of classes
Here comes the sun: Tips for summer skincare
Friends & Neighbors
Nurse Practitioner Joins Essentia Health St. Mary's-Detroit Lakes Clinic
Save on your summer road trip adventure
Minnesota Lottery continues to be recognized for its accounting and financial reporting
'Acting small, delivering big': Minnesota business makes name for itself in competitive automation industry
BBB, DLI warn against insurance deductible rebates
Friendship Day is July 30
Here's a sneak peek at some of the music coming to F-M area this fall
29 movies that scream summer
'Hardcore Troubadour' Steve Earle comes to Shooting Star this Friday
WE Fest versus Bruno: What did you decide?
Charles F. Willette
Emily K. Gravalin
Diane H. Haisley
Jamie Kay Anderson
Tribune editorial: An epidemic of drug overdoses
McFeely: Otter Tail County delays decision on Star Lake Casino
Lynn Hummel column: What if Moses had 10 more commandments?
Letter: City needs to give veteran, landlord a break
Letter: DL should show compassion towards landlord, veteran
Brad Laabs column: Weeds can be an angler's best friend
The intelligent, friendly gray jay
Designs being accepted for Minnesota Trout and Salmon Stamp
Purple martins faring well in parts of Minnesota
Brad Laabs column: Best lake? Best time to fish? No easy answers
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
Dayton to Dalrymple: establish oil conditioning standards
(Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton sent the following letter to North Dakota Governor Jack Dalrymple concerning the safety of oil trains traveling through Minnesota and North Dakota.) Dear Governor Dalrymple: I am writing to urge you and the other Members of the North Dakota Industrial...
September 25, 2014 - 2:30pm
September 20, 2014
Cass Lake AIS find is all too common
The question has always been “not if, but when?” On Friday, officials with the Department of Natural Resources announced that zebra mussels, one of the more commonly known aquatic invasive species, have been found in Cass Lake. As one of the premier fishing lakes in the...
September 20, 2014 - 12:00pm
September 14, 2014
Palestine vs. Israel: Options to replace jihad terrorism
“Israel’s future security depends more on a just peace for Palestinians than on borders marked by barbed wire and fortifications.” –Shimon...
September 14, 2014 - 8:30am
September 11, 2014
When are we going to take Ebola seriously?
The latest numbers from the Ebola outbreak in West Africa put the death toll at over 2,200. Unless there are some radical changes on the approach to this epidemic, this number will only keep rising, and likely at a faster rate. To be sure, there are multiple reasons why this outbreak...
September 11, 2014 - 1:00pm
September 4, 2014
ALS bucket challenge is dousing for a good cause
Have you gotten wet yet? If you haven’t, you soon may find yourself in the minority. Of course, we are talking about the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge sweeping — or deluging, if you prefer — the country via social media. The ice bucket challenge is fairly self explanatory:...
September 4, 2014 - 11:00am
August 28, 2014
Don’t fall for this clever phone scam
You get a phone call, check the caller ID, and discover that it’s your own phone number. Curious, you take the call. That’s a mistake. The Better Business Bureau of Minnesota and North Dakota (BBB) says it’s just another ploy to get your money. “This is another...
August 28, 2014 - 10:00am
August 23, 2014
It’s very simple — don’t drink and drive
Law enforcement officers across the state are in the middle of a stepped up enforcement to crack down on drunken driving. The campaign, coordinated by the Minnesota Department of Public Safety’s Office of Traffic Safety, runs through Sept. 1. In the past three years, 279 people...
August 23, 2014 - 12:00pm
August 21, 2014
Minnesota moose plate inspirational
Ya gotta love Minnesota’s latest designer license plate that features an image of the state’s iconic moose. The plate is the eighth in a series of Critical Habitat license plates offered by the state, with fees from purchases going to buy conservation land and for wildlife research. The...
August 21, 2014 - 11:00am
August 16, 2014
Revisit MN law on ousting city officials
There should be flexibility when officeholders commit crimes. Voters give elected officials their jobs, and — in most cases — they should be the ones to take those jobs away. But what can and should communities do when there is a strong case that officials should be removed...
August 16, 2014 - 12:30pm
August 7, 2014
Founding fathers would be ashamed of Ariz. executions
Last week, the state of Arizona performed the most recent in a string of botched executions. While we certainly don’t condone what these convicted felons did — in many cases horrendous acts of violence — at stake here is one of basic rights protected under the Eighth Amendment...
August 7, 2014 - 1:30pm
August 3, 2014
Kensington Runestone still lures people in
The fascination with the Kensington Runestone is, well, fascinating. The famous piece of greywacke, unearthed by Swedish immigrant Olof Ohman at his farm near Kensington in 1898, has been the topic of a seemingly endless variety of books, scholarly essays, documentaries, presentations,...
August 3, 2014 - 9:00am
July 31, 2014
Moorhead homeless objections get sillier
Some of the nonsensical rhetoric directed against the proposed Churches United for the Homeless supportive housing in Moorhead cannot go unchallenged. Reasonable, thoughtful people in Moorhead must be shaking their heads in embarrassment at the vitriol masquerading as concern that...
July 31, 2014 - 4:00pm
July 26, 2014
Missing the boat on the AIS battle
“Just when you thought it was safe to go back in the water. . .” That oft-quoted line was the tag for the movie “Jaws 2,” the sequel to the 1975 blockbuster film. But it also is becoming an apt description for Minnesota officials tasked with stopping the spread of Aquatic...
July 26, 2014 - 2:00pm
July 24, 2014
Ventura gets leafy spurge; Roses to BCBS
LEAFY SPURGE: To former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura for his continuing lawsuit against the family of a late Navy SEAL who wrote a book that included a report of a confrontation with Ventura outside a bar. Ventura said the fight, in which the author said he punched and decked Ventura,...
July 24, 2014 - 8:30am
July 19, 2014
‘Survey shows’ is a good trend in itself
Talk about your great news: “Survey shows little progress on bullying,” the headline in Sunday’s Grand Forks Herald read. Yep, go ahead and spread the word, because this trend is really worth celebrating. OK, not the trend of “little progress on bullying”; that...
July 19, 2014 - 10:00am