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After undergoing many surgeries, young patient writes book to help other kids at hospital
Barrel O'Fun hit with 45K MPCA fine
Becker County and Detroit Lakes look into possibility of merging their housing programs
Bundle up! Santa's Grand Parade is Monday in downtown DL
A heaven-sent buck: Buschette family shares one last hunting memory with father
Hornets start season on positive note
Big second half leads Bombers over Rebels
Mike Wammer signs off after 41 years at LP-A
Larsen's six-point night leads Lakers in rout
Lakers stun Nuggets in season-opening comeback
Dealing with PTSD: Brainerd vet, family struggle on home front
How to Cook a Turkey by a 3rd Grader
Social Security: Earnings test amounts for Social Security benefits have changed for 2015
An appetizer buffet: Baked Brie in Puff Pastry, Cranberry Sauce
Local resident earns title ‘U.S. Marine’
Friends & Neighbors
A ‘hometown’ feel: Ben Franklin is renamed in DL, Wadena
Some big box employees ‘give thanks’ for day off
Target hack a distant memory for most
Some national retailers promote decision to stay closed on Thanksgiving
MN gas prices take significant dip...again
A flare for entertaining: DL man talks about his ‘hot’ hobby and work as a fire spinner
Robert Robinson coming to Ulen’s Top Hat Theatre
Tim Sparks concert in Nisswa Dec. 5
Hjemkomst open this weekend
December is Universal Human Rights Month
Do your homework, then give
Opportunity for House GOP to be leaders for greater MN
Letter: Why was Highway 34-CR 29 intersection changed?
Don’t weasel out of reading this
Elections and open meeting law
Perham hunter bags rare Piebald deer
Warm and cold weather mix creates dangerous ice conditions
Fishing Lines: Innovations continue to change the fishing industry
North Words: Feathers provide birds with much more than the ability to fly
Resorters, anglers, allege DNR ignores ‘walleye heritage’
St. Luke's youth have a heart for the homeless
Thousands of deer hunters hitting the woods this weekend
Holy Rosary holding 32nd annual pie sale
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
October 3, 2014
Thielen bright spot in disappointing Viking loss
GREEN BAY, Wis. – The Teddy Bridgewater era is on hold. So is any momentum the Vikings had entering Thursday night’s game at Green Bay. Bridgewater, the rookie quarterback who passed for 317 yards last Sunday in an encouraging 41-28 win over Atlanta, sat out because of a sprained...
October 3, 2014 - 10:31am
July 30, 2014
Thielen making big progress in Mankato
It is impossible to miss Vikings wide receiver Adam Thielen during training camp. From unsolicited praise for his rapid improvement from general manger Rick Spielman and coach Mike Zimmer to the splashy plays he routinely makes and the roars from the partisan crowd at Minnesota...
July 30, 2014 - 10:26am
July 20, 2014
Thielen enters training camp fighting for WR spot
When the Minnesota Vikings report to their annual training camp in Mankato Thursday, the spotlight will be on a couple of areas, which include the quarterback position and the defense in general. No doubt, the path the quarterback battle between incumbent Matt Cassel and rookie...
sports / In the Zone
July 20, 2014 - 8:00am
May 21, 2014
Hard work paying off for Adam Thielen, as he enters second season with the Vikes
Detroit Lakes native Adam Thielen impressed the right people in the Minnesota Viking’s front office in 2013, which in turn earned him an NFL future’s contract after the season concluded. Although the contract ensured more security in an unstable work atmosphere in which every...
May 21, 2014 - 3:30pm
September 3, 2013
Vikings sign DL's Thielen to practice squad
MINNEAPOLIS – Detroit Lakes, Minn., product Adam Thielen signed to the Minnesota Vikings practice squad on Sunday, the team announced. A wide receiver who played collegiately at Minnesota State-Mankato, Thielen was among the team’s final cuts on Saturday. Thielen was invited...
September 3, 2013 - 8:13am
September 1, 2013
Detroit Lakes' Thielen among Vikings' cuts
MINNEAPOLIS – Adam Thielen’s improbable run at a roster spot for the Minnesota Vikings season opener came to an end Saturday. The Detroit Lakes, Minn., native was among 19 players let go by the Vikings during their final round of cuts. Minnesota had to get its roster down to...
September 1, 2013 - 9:04pm
May 7, 2013
Thielen officially signs with Minnesota Vikings
After being invited to try out for the Minnesota Vikings last week during the team’s rookie mini-camp at Winter Park in Eden Prairie, Detroit Lakes’ native Adam Thielen has a new job. Thielen took a physical for the Minnesota Vikings Monday and signed a contract with the...
sports / College Sports
May 7, 2013 - 11:03am