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Januszewski takes Fargo Marathon 10K
Six DL softball players receive Mid-State awards
Laker tennis ousted by Green Wave
Thielen teams up to reopen Oakdale training facility
Richards commits to Division I hockey at RPI
Yliniemi is UMC's Student Volunteer of the Year
DL's Weber graduates from NSU
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Older Americans Month 2017: Age Out Loud
Perlmutter presents research at Carthage College
Friends & Neighbors
Outlet Graphics has new graphic designer
MN gas prices up (almost) one cent
Detroit Lakes photographer earns master of photography
A different view: Sanford eye center remodels, adds optometrist
Nereson Chevrolet Cadillac has new sales and leasing consultant
Column: There's nothing quite like a fresh-grilled burger...
Country singers Dwight Yoakam, Mary Chapin Carpenter add Fargo Theatre shows
It's time to 'Leather Up for Lupus': DL Eagles Club to host 2nd annual charity ride this Saturday
Chris Young concert to kick off holiday weekend at Shooting Star
Lakes Area Farmer's Market opens Saturday: Peoples Park venue to offer variety of produce, slightly shortened hours
Clarice Lucille Ernst
Charles G. Henrikson
Clarice Lucille Ernst
James O. Erickson
Rural Minnesota leader: Lawmakers, please support County Program Aid
Advice to my son as he graduates high school
Hummel column: Graduation message for the 'first half' of the class
Guest Editorial: Positive changes for school lunches
Minnesota doctors say Republican health plan is a bad deal for patients and a bad deal for Minnesota
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
January 14, 2009
The best of 2008 in fiction, nonfiction
Lucky you. This holiday, you got a bookstore gift certificate. That means two things: one, that somebody knows you well and knows you love books. And two, you have to get to a bookstore, pronto! So many books, so little time, right? To make it easy, here are my Top Fifteen Picks,...
January 14, 2009 - 12:00am
December 26, 2008
2008-09: Reflections and predictions
The year 2008 is rushing (or has rushed) to an end -- and not too soon. I'm looking forward to getting this one behind us. Now it's time to reflect on the events of the last year and fearlessly forecast what will happen in 2009. Humpty Dumpty Year: 2008 was a Humpty Dumpty year....
December 26, 2008 - 12:00am
October 25, 2008
DL city candidates talk downtown development, convention center, other city issues at forum
People gathered in the Minnesota Community & Technical College Tuesday evening to hear from the Detroit Lakes mayor and aldermen candidates. During the Lakes Area League of Women Voters-sponsored forum, the three mayor candidates faced off first, followed by council candidates...
October 25, 2008 - 12:00am
September 24, 2008
Changes for 2008 venison donation program to prevent lead problems
Minnesota officials today announced that the state's venison donation program will continue in 2008, though several key changes will be implemented to help avoid the donation of meat contaminated with lead fragments. The Minnesota Hunter Harvested Venison Donation Program is operated...
September 24, 2008 - 12:00am
August 27, 2008
Laker football young, but eager, for 2008 season
There will be only three players returning from the 9-1 Detroit Lakes football team from a year ago, as the Lakers look to pursue a second consecutive North Country Conference title. For that to happen, the Lakers will have to rely on some -- correct that -- many new faces to...
August 27, 2008 - 12:00am
August 20, 2008
Two seniors to lead Laker girls' soccer team in 2008
With the departure of eight seniors and a ton of experience from last year's Detroit Lakes girls' soccer team, learning on the fly will be the biggest test for a young Laker squad heading into the 2008 season. The most noticeable difference from a year ago -- in which the Lakers...
August 20, 2008 - 12:00am
August 7, 2008
Rimes cancels WE Fest appearance; Byrd takes her place
A severe case of tonsillitis has sidelined country vocalist Leann Rimes on the eve of her WE Fest debut. In a statement published Wednesday, Aug. 6 on her official Web site, www.leannrimesworld.com, Rimes' publicist said that she would be postponing her performance at US99.5's Live...
August 7, 2008 - 12:00am
July 28, 2008
Melissa and Dave Opsahl co-admirals for 2009 Water Carnival
This year's admiral is happy with how the Northwest Water Carnival went this time around. "I was very pleased with it," Frank said of the Water Carnival this year. "I thought it was a successful water carnival.
July 28, 2008 - 12:00am
June 7, 2008
MDA publishes 2008 directory of state's organic farms
The Minnesota Department of Agriculture has published its 2008 Directory of Minnesota Organic Farms. The directory lists more than 200 of Minnesota's certified organic producers, organized both by county and by the type of organic crops, livestock, fruits, or vegetables produced.
June 7, 2008 - 12:00am
June 5, 2008
Street Faire at the Lakes
June 5, 2008 - 12:00am
Senior Fest to be held June 24 at Pavilion
When the Becker County Senior Network hosted Senior Fest in 2004, about 400 seniors turned out for a day of celebrating ... well, seniors. This year, organizers are hoping for 400-500 seniors to come enjoy a day of pontoon rides, music and more. "This is even bigger and better...
June 5, 2008 - 12:00am
May 18, 2008
Lawmakers struggle to end session
ST. PAUL - Legislative negotiators and Gov. Tim Pawlenty reached agreement on health-care reform and state budget-balancing packages late Saturday, but lawmakers were expected to miss a self-imposed deadline to finish their work as tax negotiations continued into early this morning. House...
May 18, 2008 - 12:00am