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Two local piano students earn MMTA Challenge trophies
Enbridge reaches $172M settlement for oil spills in Michigan and Illinois
Ogema man charged with assaulting his mother
Man charged with four felonies in domestic assault case in DL
Woman, 39, and 13-year-old boy die when trees fall in storm in Boundary Waters
Upset-minded Perham sends DL to Sub-state 14 elimination bracket
Former Minnesota Vikings coach Dennis Green dies
Post 15 moves on to Sub-state quarterfinals
Cooper ends Smith’s run at U.S. Juniors
Andy Lia given key to the city, July 20, 2016 proclaimed Andy Lia Day in Detroit Lakes
Birthday wish granted, DL travel agent takes dream vacation
Air travel legislation is ‘an amazing win for consumers’
Fun with fresh fish
Social Security benefits not prorated; start month after turning 62
Vergas family reunited with dog after four-month absence
Friends & Neighbors
Former patrons buy Bleachers
Before you invest with a robo advisor...
Fremstad lawyer named ‘Rising Star’
Bell State Bank rated five-star bank
BBB warns of loan forgiveness offer
Frazee Turkey Days set for July 29-31
Celebrate reading achievements with an ‘Olympian’ event
‘Annie Get Your Gun’ opens July 28
Detroit Mt. to host first ‘bike-in movie theater’
Erasure Poetry Workshop set July 29 in New York Mills
Timothy J. Karsnia
Dean W. Sanders
David Lomen Stenseth
Sheryl "Sheri" Knowles
Marlin M. Ziegler
Running with the fools
Woman born of native-white parents wonders how DL can close cultural gap
Get serious on special session
A tale of 2 Independence Days
Letter: It’s great to see the tram operating again, with a sharp eye out for weeds
DNR advice for handling damaged trees
Time to get over trauma, learn to cast
Birds vary wildly in how, where they build nests
Northwest MN Fishing Report
How has the past affected today's outdoors heritage?
Becker County Fair Premium List
Celebrating Solstice at Richwood Winery
June Summer Scene
Biking becoming bigger with area trails
Get out and golf
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
June 15, 2015
Gallery paints way for artists
The unique artwork and the numerous floral and sculpture gardens aren’t the only intriguing elements that draw locals to this Minnesota countryside...
June 15, 2015 - 1:35pm
May 16, 2015
Booths available for Perham’s Pioneer Fest
It’s a little bit country and a whole lotta arts and culture at the 45th Annual Perham Pioneer Fest on Aug. 22. Be a featured artist at this country festival, located on 25 scenic acres just 1/2 mile from downtown Perham, Minnesota. Booths are still available for artists, but...
May 16, 2015 - 5:00am
April 29, 2015
Ecumen to host grand opening
With its $10 million expansion and renovation project now essentially complete, Ecumen-Detroit Lakes is ready to celebrate. Next Wednesday,...
April 29, 2015 - 1:00pm
March 17, 2015
Red Lake Falls artist paints portraits of domestic violence victims
Artist Bonnie Lee never wants the world to forget the lives of her friend Tina Martin and cousin Dawn Sanquist-Anderson. Both women died at...
March 17, 2015 - 3:38pm