Skip to main content
Detroit Lakes Online
PHOTOS: Brief Tornado Touchdown In Barnes County Today
The fascinating world of dragonflies and damselflies
Zebra mussels found in lakes near Vergas, Alexandria
Upcoming fair fun for all
Deputy injured when his vehicle was hit while responding to crash near Detroit Lakes
Three-time champion Jack Rule to play in 2016 Pine to Palm
DCC 100 celebration Thursday at Pavilion
Region 14C amateur baseball playoffs begin Friday
16U softball state runners-up
Bottom two seeds end Post 15 season
Birthday wish granted, DL travel agent takes dream vacation
Air travel legislation is ‘an amazing win for consumers’
Fun with fresh fish
Social Security benefits not prorated; start month after turning 62
Vergas family reunited with dog after four-month absence
Friends & Neighbors
Former patrons buy Bleachers
Before you invest with a robo advisor...
Fremstad lawyer named ‘Rising Star’
Bell State Bank rated five-star bank
BBB warns of loan forgiveness offer
Frazee Turkey Days set for July 29-31
Celebrate reading achievements with an ‘Olympian’ event
‘Annie Get Your Gun’ opens July 28
Detroit Mt. to host first ‘bike-in movie theater’
Erasure Poetry Workshop set July 29 in New York Mills
Timothy J. Karsnia
Dean W. Sanders
David Lomen Stenseth
Sheryl "Sheri" Knowles
Cheers to young volunteers
Sound & fury drowns out the issues
ND should have left ‘Red Tomahawk’ image on its 4,000-plus highway signs
Running with the fools
Woman born of native-white parents wonders how DL can close cultural gap
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
DNR advice for handling damaged trees
Time to get over trauma, learn to cast
Birds vary wildly in how, where they build nests
Northwest MN Fishing Report
Becker County Fair Premium List
Celebrating Solstice at Richwood Winery
June Summer Scene
Biking becoming bigger with area trails
Get out and golf
July 21, 2016
Cooper ends Smith’s run at U.S. Juniors
After a halved first hole, No. 6-seeded Hailee Cooper grabbed the lead from Kate Smith and held on to it for a 2&1 match victory to advance to Thursday afternoon's round of 16 at the 68th U.S. Girls Junior Championship at Ridgewood Country Club in Paramus, N.J. Cooper’s birdie...
July 21, 2016 - 1:20pm
July 20, 2016
Andy Lia given key to the city, July 20, 2016 proclaimed Andy Lia Day in Detroit Lakes
A retirement party was held for KDLM's Andy Lia Wednesday, July 20 at the Pavilion in Detroit Lakes. Lia recently retired after four decades...
July 20, 2016 - 7:47pm
Smith advances to U.S. Junior round of 32
Detroit Lakes' Kate Smith used consecutive birdies early on the back nine to put on the pressure in a wire-to-wire 4&3 match play victory over...
July 20, 2016 - 4:28pm
July 13, 2016
DL fourth graders place third at Pacesetter Four-State tournament
The Detroit Lakes fourth grade girls team placed third in the Pacesetter Great Four-State Basketball Championship on Saturday, after qualifying...
July 13, 2016 - 9:16am
July 12, 2016
Aaron Swenson named DL boys head basketball coach
Former assistant girls basketball coach Aaron Swenson has been named the new head boys basketball coach at Detroit Lakes high school. He takes...
July 12, 2016 - 11:05am
Laker football camps in late July
The Detroit Lakes Football program will be holding a high school mini camp and a middle school clinich in late July. Laker Football will be hosting...
July 12, 2016 - 9:18am
July 1, 2016
Thielen signing autographs at Norseman Motors Friday 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Adam Thielen will be at Norseman Motors Friday from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. signing autographs for fans. Norseman Motors is located at 449 US highway...
July 1, 2016 - 11:20am
Pechmann 20th at Olympic Trials 50-freestyle
Former Detroit Lakes and Moorhead swimmer Luke Pechmann placed 20th in the 50-freestyle at the Olympic Trials in Omaha Friday morning. Pechmann...
July 1, 2016 - 11:03am
June 27, 2016
Webber Family Motors raises $4,200 for Laker Boosters
June 27, 2016 - 11:04am
June 22, 2016
DL Trap team 11th at state qualifier
The Detroit Lakes trapshooting team placed 11th at the Class 4A trapshooting championship in Alexandria Friday, June 17. Ricky Borash was the team high gun shooter at the championship – a qualifier for the Minnesota State High School league tournament. Each shooter had two rounds...
June 22, 2016 - 10:20am
June 20, 2016
Smith moves onto the next drive in her golf career
Detroit Lakes senior golfer Kate Smith said no video or picture did her final high school shot justice. Her 6-foot putt stopped dead right at...
June 20, 2016 - 9:51am
June 15, 2016
Kate Smith leads Lakers to fifth title, breaks individual record
Kate Smith stared at a must-make six-foot putt on the 18th hole to secure her fifth straight state championship and watched as it came to a final...
June 15, 2016 - 7:29pm
Blake School paces first state round, Lakers in fifth
The Detroit Lakes boys golf team is in the middle of the pack after finishing their opening rounds Wednesday morning due to Tuesday rain delays....
June 15, 2016 - 12:27pm
June 14, 2016
Laker girls lead state meet by 10 after day one
The top-ranked Detroit Lakes girls golf team holds a 10-stroke advantage over No. 2 Lake City and Laker senior Kate Smith is atop the leaderboard...
June 14, 2016 - 7:18pm
June 13, 2016
Smith named Ms. Minnesota Golf
The winner of the Ms. Golf Award was a foregone conclusion -- Kate Smith. Smith won her fourth consecutive state high school championship last...
June 13, 2016 - 11:21am