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Area football teams complete regular season play
Defense and a varied rushing attack give Lakers seventh win of the season
Roth runner-up at Creighton Classic
Lakers finish regular season with 17th victory
McCulloch all-time winningest football coach at Valley City State
'Stash your Ash'; Detroit Lakes ALC students bring awareness about cigarette butt pollution
Slice of the ice; Lakes Curling Club gears up for new season
An ode to my team
Seaberg turns 80
Lindens to celebrate 40th anniversary
Friends & Neighbors
Average MN gas prices down for October
WCI receives Responsive Philanthropy Award
Kreuger joins staff at Midwest Bank
Saying goodbye to Goodman's
The Real Estate Company gets a new realtor
National Cat Day is Oct. 29!
'Bat Masks of Mexico'; Exhibit opens Monday at ‘The W’ coffee shop in Warren
St. Andrew's Society to host Scottish dinner Nov. 5
Museum's Barn Raising Bash' set for Oct. 29
New children's hockey book, authored by former DL resident, to be on shelves Wednesday
Douglas H. Meyer
Mavis L. Nelson
Should I stay or should I go? Hurricane forces tough decisions
Trump wrong to attack Hillary through her husband
Free press group: 'Trump presidency represents threat to press freedom unknown in modern history'
Thanks to newspaper for Toast of Tamarac publicity
Minnesota mayors: Let's support candidates who will deliver results
Whether you call it timberdoodle or woodcock, it's a great Minnesota bird
Special deer hunting season opens Thursday for youth with adult mentors
Explore the possibilities: New online tool helps find public hunting land
Drinking beer to benefit habitat? See how this southwest Minnesota brewing company is benefiting wildlife one beer at a time
Fall fishing in cold water
Ben Affleck's 'The Accountant' Dominates with $24.7 Million
Puppies saved from high-kill Texas shelter look for DL homes
A surprising celebration: DL's LuAnn Porter honored for 25 years with United Way
Three years and counting: DL family opens up about adoption struggles
Fired up for hunting season; Local Sportsman’s Clubs have their sights set on you
Pine to Palm
October 9, 2016
Here's what's happening this week at the NYM Cultural Center
The Cultural Center in New York Mills is a busy place this week, with a variety of events on tap between now and next Sunday. First up is a free writing workshop at the NYM Senior Center on Wednesday, Oct. 12 from noon to 1 p.m. The workshop facilitator, Katherine Schaefer, is in...
October 9, 2016 - 5:00am
September 11, 2016
Cormorant art show winners announced
The cormorant area art club has announced the People's Choice Award winners from their annual art show. They are as follows: Grand prize winner...
September 11, 2016 - 5:00am
September 9, 2016
'I just keep creating': DL barber turns everyday objects into guitar art
"I just get obsessive compulsive over stuff," Richard Chelmo says as he holds up a guitar, which he has carved out and decorated. He says his...
September 9, 2016 - 9:45am
August 10, 2016
New Vikings stadium to showcase homegrown talent
The new Minnesota Vikings stadium is garnering a lot of compliments on its impressive beauty - beauty that is now being enhanced by some Detroit...
August 10, 2016 - 10:53am
July 6, 2016
Artist blossoms near Battle Lake
Forget watercolors, Mary Jo Wentz is having too much fun with alcohol inks. Her home studio on Blanche Lake (near Otter Tail Lake) holds an array...
July 6, 2016 - 11:55am
April 10, 2016
DL sculptor uses live model to teach students to create realistic portraits
Great art is not merely perfectly executed technique,” says artist Matthew Kindy in an open letter to his students that he handed out at the...
April 10, 2016 - 5:55am
March 9, 2016
Moorhead woman preserves history through ancient art of birch bark biting
Denise Lajimodiere is resurrecting a dying art. “It died out in my tribe,” the Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa member said. “It’s almost...
March 9, 2016 - 5:10am
February 16, 2016
DL artist uses work to portray Native Americans in positive light
After entering her first foster home when she was just 22 months old, and being shunted around to 14 more foster homes before she turned 16,...
Life/Friends & Neighbors
February 16, 2016 - 1:25pm
January 15, 2016
State Arts Board representative coming to DL Jan. 27 to discuss grant options
Interested in a $10,000 Minnesota State Arts Board Artist Grant? A representative from MSAB will be at Detroit Lakes’ Historic Holmes Theatre on Wednesday, Jan. 27 for both one-on-one and group sessions with local artists to discuss available grant opportunities and how to apply....
January 15, 2016 - 5:50am
January 2, 2016
LRAC to fund student art mentorships
Lake Region Arts Council is once again offering regional high school students in grades 9-11 the opportunity to be a “protégée artist.” The LRAC Artist Mentor program matches students with professional artists who will mentor the students for 15 hours this summer. Students...
January 2, 2016 - 5:30am
December 15, 2015
Local artist’s work featured at DL Library this month
Though she has worked as a professional artist and photographer in places like Seattle, San Francisco, New York and even Alaska, Rebecca Raymond’s...
Life/Friends & Neighbors
December 15, 2015 - 3:00pm
Holmes Art Show kicks off Thursday
It's an arts extravaganza that has served as the unofficial kickoff to the holiday season in Detroit Lakes every year since 2004. The 2015...
November 15, 2015 - 5:15am
November 6, 2015
Lake Region Arts Council now accepting applications for Artist Mentor Grants
Students, would you like a grant valued at $600 to study your art? Students in grades 9-11 who reside in the 9-county region served by Lake Region Arts Council have an opportunity to apply for an Artist Mentor Grant from now through Feb. 1, 2016. Grants are available in all...
November 6, 2015 - 5:55am
October 14, 2015
The benefits of public art can vary
Everyone has seen examples of public art: A mural on the side of a downtown building, a statue on the lawn of a library or a government building, a wood carving in the lobby of a bank. It can serve a variety of purposes, from fundraising to advertising to rallying public support...
October 14, 2015 - 12:49pm
September 7, 2015
Local artists walk away winners at Cormorant Art Show, July 11-12
The Cormorant Area Fine Art Show, held July 11-12 at the Cormorant Community Center, hosted people from across the United States. Twenty-five...
September 7, 2015 - 5:05am