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‘The Heiress’ allows small DL High School cast to display big emotional range
New hotel is legal, ethical wasp’s nest
Greenhouse lost to fire in Forest Lake
From floor to ceiling, Detroit Lakes students build cabin for area resort
DL school board whittles building choices to two
Hornet track teams place third at Pelican Rapids
Red River Valley Senior Golf Tour Thursday results
Laker boys runners-up at Bulldog Golf Invite
FM Athletics Youth Football registration open
Hornet girls fifth at Perham Invite
Heading off to summer Bible camp
Parenting a Pete can be painful
Judge not: Christian or not, there’s no room for judgment
Friday Matters: Everyday Dead Body Friend
Thursday Matters: Everyday let it GO
Friends & Neighbors
Downtown project to pave the way for revitalization
Small bump up in gas prices throughout MN
Essentia DL named ‘stroke ready hospital’
SJE acquires ICS Healy-Ruff for PRIMEX
Boman opens Edward Jones office in DL
Bike Rodeo in DL teaches kids safety
Duo Cavatina concert set Tuesday at Holmes Theatre
Celebrate Earth Day April 22
Garfield metal worker creates sculptures from used parts
Review: ‘Kumiko’ holds hidden treasures
Is your cell phone spying on you?
For the media, traditional values still matter
Letter: Think safety when near railroad tracks this summer
Letter: Newspaper, city not giving all info on hotel project
Dollar for dollar: Having an equal pay day
Minnesota state parks are for the birds
Get your boat, gear ready for spring fishing
American woodcock, common snipe return to northern woodlands
DNR awards more trap range grants
Get ready for early season open water pan fish bite
Spring Laker Book
Kids in the Trib
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
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...
news / legislative
May 18, 2008 - 12:00am