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DL cop, ex-convict facing off in court: Both allege years of harassment, both seek restraining orders
Four charged in White Earth heroin investigation
WATCH: Flames engulf Perrywinkle Marketplace in Otter Tail County
Construction begins on Fish Lake Dam makeover
Health and Wellness in Becker County: Summit addresses challenges, highlights reasons to celebrate
Minnesota hero Jessie Diggins, and her mom, talk about the skier's historic golden moment
Laker gymnasts four-peat at state
Pirates end Laker season in overtime
Outside shooting leads Alex over Laker boys
Gorden a finalist for NHSACA coach of the year
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
Social Security supports veterans, active duty military personnel
friends & neighbors
Report: Minnesota solar jobs jumped 48 percent last year
'A Daughter's Love': Sisters open up business caring for seniors
Explore Lake Life Expo scheduled for Feb 23-24
Speakeasy sells to buyer who plans to lease building to Spitfire Bar & Grill
Minnesota gas prices down 2.5 cents this week
What's new in lakes area entertainment this week
Break out the chocolate and wine for that special valentine
Heartfelt harmonies: Barbershop singers to deliver musical valentines on Feb. 14
'The Grumpy Gardener' provides a shovelful of ideas for minimizing gardening angst
Talking Stick accepting literary submissions
Owen Milo Accola
Supporting Denny McNamara
Ed & JoAnne Lillis
Francis R. "Butch" Bellanger
Merlin V. Thompson
Sheena Marie Butcher
Rosemary Alice (Savig) Zurn
Thomas Wayne Block
Gun violence: Inaction is deafening with every shot
A great president: I (still) like Ike
Letter: One in four high schoolers now use tobacco products
Solar, wind power mean jobs for Minnesota
What people don't know about genetic testing can hurt them
It's nest-building time for bald eagles
Brad Laabs column: Got the itch? Here are some open water spots
Refuting 'keyboard cowboys,' Wis. man verifies authenticity of famous entangled bucks
Don't let fish freeze before cleaning
Cold doesn't stop fun-loving river otters
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
For the love of the homeless: DL native Luke Pechmann poses for animal adoption pin-up calendar
Welcome to the dark side: Local museum's first 'After Dark' event brings sold-out crowds
Minn. mom, former Olympic swimmer, competes for $1M on Survivor TV show
Totally tube-ular!: Elementary school students get outside to slide
Polar Fest's inaugural hotdish challenge brings in big, hungry crowd
Polar Fest ends with a bang – and a splash
'Building the Ice Palace': Artist Hans Gilsdorf reflects on challenges of construction
Snow much fun: DLHS art students make larger-than-life snow sculptures as part of Polar Fest
August 10, 2014
LRAC plans to award over $87,000 for fall art projects
The new grant year is under way at the Lake Region Arts Council, Fergus Falls. Over $87,000 will be awarded in art grants to individuals, arts organizations, public schools, colleges, universities, and non profit organizations to promote art projects and art access in the LRAC...
August 10, 2014 - 7:00am
July 16, 2014
Former DL man lives on through artwork
One of Detroit Lakes’ own is being remembered through his artwork, now on display at the Detroit Lakes branch of the Lake Agassiz Regional...
July 16, 2014 - 10:58am
May 31, 2014
Battle Lake to host art celebration
Battle Lake is celebrating their new streetscape and community-created art on June 7, and everyone is welcome to help them celebrate. A ribbon-cutting...
May 31, 2014 - 2:00pm
April 30, 2014
Vintage painting finds home in new lodge
When the new lodge opens at the Detroit Mountain Recreation Area, visitors might be surprised to find a throwback to the old lodge — a large...
April 30, 2014 - 1:00pm
April 3, 2014
Lake Region Arts Council awards $22,675 in grants
Lake Region Arts Council, based in Fergus Falls, awarded 13 spring project grants for a total of $22,675 on Tuesday, March 18. The grants are designed to fund productions, exhibits, touring artists and school residencies for non profit arts organizations and public entities such...
April 3, 2014 - 8:30am
April 1, 2014
Area students receive artist mentor grants
After a rigorous juried review at Underwood High School on a very chilly Saturday morning in March, Lake Region Arts Council presented 16 regional high school students with an artist mentor grant. The 5-member jury panel reviewed applications and met with each student applicant....
April 1, 2014 - 9:00pm
March 2, 2014
Hawley Art Show open for all artists, viewers
Works of area artists will be on display at the 47th annual Hawley Art Show and Sale April 10-13 at the Hawley Community Center. Entry days are Saturday and Sunday, April 5-6, from 1-5 p.m. Exhibition hours are April 10 from 6:30 to 9 p.m., April 11 from 1 to 9 p.m., April 12 from...
March 2, 2014 - 6:00am
January 1, 2014
Wild, whimsical work of Paul Eppling
Artist Paul Eppling has a whimsical eye for what most people would consider junk — and it shows itself in fantastical creations, large and...
January 1, 2014 - 1:00pm
December 23, 2013
The art of rosemaling
Dorothy Hoover said she always had an interest in doodling and painting, so in 1978, she started taking lessons.
December 23, 2013 - 11:00am
December 21, 2013
Silent no more: DL artist shares how she escaped
When Joyce Arndt was just 22 months old, she was placed in foster care for the first time. Over the course of the next 13 years, she would...
December 21, 2013 - 5:00pm
December 17, 2013
A brush with greatness
It’s been a chaotic but great year for Nicole Larson. The avid hunter and wildlife artist got married in August, and then went on to...
December 17, 2013 - 4:00pm
December 11, 2013
Painted with love: Ecumen residents, staff dress up construction with murals
While Ecumen-Detroit Lakes is in the midst of a $10 million renovation and expansion project, temporary access hallways are being used to allow...
December 11, 2013 - 11:00am
November 16, 2013
Spirit dancer returns: Brings with him lost art of sandpainting
In honor of National Native American Heritage Month, performer Dennis Rogers will be returning to Detroit Lakes this week — and bringing a...
November 16, 2013 - 10:00am
10 years of Holmes Art Show
It’s been 10 years since the first Holmes Art Show was held in the ballroom of the Historic Holmes Theatre in Detroit Lakes. The intervening years have brought hundreds of artists and a plethora of talent to the annual event, which kicks off this Thursday, Nov.
November 16, 2013 - 9:00am
October 30, 2013
LRAC opens artist mentor grant Nov. 1
Students in grades 9-11 who reside in the 9-County Region served by Lake Region Arts Council will have an opportunity to apply for an Artist Mentor Grant beginning Nov.
October 30, 2013 - 10:17am