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Crash near Ice Cracking Lake kills two, injures two
DL man sentenced for animal cruelty
Murder suspect bludgeoned Otter Tail County mother, son with pipe wrench, charges say
County museum abloom with events this weekend
Dragon Open kicks off summer golf tournaments June 11
Vikings open season at home against 49ers, have four nationally televised games
Raiders down Patriots late in season-opening victory
Summit to address football concerns in Minnesota
Gorden to be inducted to MHSGCA Hall of Fame
Unwrapping #MeToo with grace
It's almost time to light the 'Fire in February': DL preacher's plans taking shape to mobilize community to read Bible's Book of Acts
'Fire in February': DL preacher hopes to mobilize local faith community to read Bible's Book of Acts
LP-A Elementary recognized for achieving positive student outcomes
Snappy side: Festive Pomegranate Salad sure to shine on holiday menu
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Parent company of Herberger's could be headed for liquidation
Detroit Lakes couple forced to spend extra $2,000 on flights home after being stranded in Mexico by Sun Country
Peterson: Work mandate for food stamps imperils next farm bill
Arvig to boost workforce by 160
Ketter joins Mid-Minnesota as DL branch manager
Special music event coming to DL library April 24
What's coming up for arts and entertainment around the region
What's new in arts and entertainment around the region
Crawling with creativity: Detroit Lakes' 2nd Annual Art Crawl set for April 19-21
Stories sought for new musical set in Otter Tail County
Lottie Ann Thomas
Merle R. Meyer
George B. Scarborough
Family of slain child says multiple people called Otter Tail County social services
Letter: Help make these school projects community plans
Letter: Thumbs up to all you snowplow drivers
Letter: An alternative DL school building plan
Divided loyalties--don't be quick to judge
Ice-out shaping up to be late: Brutally cold April will impact May fishing opener
Wild turkey a success story in Minnesota
Snowy start to steelhead season: Despite snowstorm, Brule River anglers turn out for opener
Now is the time to clean, repair your birdhouses
Let's bring back the fishing pier at Dunton Locks
Getting ahead of the curve: Cancer rehab in DL helps patients get back into life
'We'll strive to be fair': Two of Becker County’s top legal eagles talk about upcoming judgeships
Ruby's Pantry helps families make ends meet; Local mom of 7 shares her story
Adolescent anxiety is on the rise, and social media may be part of the problem
Minnesota Made: Enjoy some movies shot in the Lake of 10,000 Lakes
Letter: Ice palace co-chairs thank the community
Youth fishing derby on Little Detroit Lake was 'great success'
The walls came tumbling down: Ice palace demolished on Friday
Totally tube-ular!: Elementary school students get outside to slide
Polar Fest's inaugural hotdish challenge brings in big, hungry crowd
December 22, 2016
The art of teaching art: Waubun art teacher has freelance glass-fusing studio in her home
Nadine Walker, an art teacher with Waubun-Ogema-White Earth Schools, has always loved art, but she really started experimenting with it in Junior...
December 22, 2016 - 5:00pm
November 23, 2016
Books as art; NYM Cultural Center calls for old books, sets gallery reception Dec.3
The Cultural Center announces its new gallery show, Book as Art, which is open now, and seeks old books from the public to join the exhibition,...
November 23, 2016 - 3:09pm
October 27, 2016
The beauty within; Tamarac photo contest winners capture art
Jane Eastes of Battle Lake took the top honors in Tamarac National Wildlife Refuge's 15th Annual Photography Contest. Winners were announced...
October 27, 2016 - 5:31am
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,...
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...
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