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Minnesota kids are masters of the ACT test
Two Clay County prosecutors disciplined for online comments
Twist on fair politics: GOP vs. GOP
Master Gardener training to be held
Boats & Bars to be filled with music, fun
No MVP hangover for Maya Moore as Lynx survive late scare
Girls Tennis: DL pulls out thrilling victory under the lights at Fergus Falls
Girls Tennis: Lakers fifth at Highway 10 Open
Local martial artists compete in Asian Fencing Championships
Soccer: Laker boys continue shutout streak over Otters
In the Zone
Teens help raise cash, awareness for pets
Last advice: Be kind, be kind always
Driver’s license test: Sometimes it’s OK to just pass
Identity thieves target kids as well as adults
BLT’s a summer classic
Friends & Neighbors
Independent stylist joins Shear Grace
July job loss doesn’t shake yearly gain
Williams named new sports editor in DL
Gas prices descend with end of summer
Sanford Health helping to build 300 clinics in Ghana
Perkins ready to give back to fans with weekend concerts in Medora
Josh Turner at Shooting Star Friday
Hope Fest to bring family fun to DL
Aloha from DL Library: Hawaii became 50th state in 1959
Pine to Palm Traditions
Tamarac Refuge: Come check out the climate and its changes
Letter: Hats off to election judges
Minnesota moose plate inspirational
Lynn Hummel: Let me give you some advice
Goodbye to a great sports editor
Letter: You betcha, dat roundabout whirligig confuses a guy
Strong duck populations mean ‘liberal’ bag limits this season
DNR to keep most restrictions in place for Scientific and Natural Areas
Brad Laabs: Know what to do when you get injured fishing
Blane Klemek: Common nighthawks are perfectly adapted to their way of life
Wild rice season opened Friday
Pine to Palm
August 12, 2014
Twins trade Willingham to Royals
HOUSTON -- Throughout his decade-long career, Josh Willingham has yet to reach the postseason. He could finally get that opportunity after the Twins traded their veteran left fielder to the Kansas City Royals shortly before the start of Monday's game. In return, the Twins will...
August 12, 2014 - 7:55am
August 6, 2014
Angels survive; start quest for state berth Friday vs. Bluffton
The Detroit Lakes Angels amateur baseball team had two homers by Nick Esala and Kirk McLeod to help their team over Sebeka 18-9 to advance in the 14C Regional tournament in Dent last Friday. The Angels couldn’t hold the momentum Saturday, though, losing to Long Prairie 5-2, but...
August 6, 2014 - 9:57am
July 30, 2014
Mary’s Place is No. 2 seed
The Mary’s Place baseball team from Detroit Lakes will be entering the West Region Babe Ruth Tournament with a record of 13-2, which places them with the No. 2 seed, behind top-ranked Barnesville. The two teams split during the year. The Mary’s Place team has had many players...
July 30, 2014 - 10:19am
July 26, 2014
Alexandria takes state berth; DL eliminated
A confident No. 4 Alexandria Post 87 ballclub batted around the order the first three innings in a 14-0 blowout of No. 8 Detroit Lakes in championship quarterfinal play at the Minnesota Sub State 14 American Legion baseball tournament at Krueger Field Friday. “I’m confident...
July 26, 2014 - 3:00pm
July 24, 2014
No. 8 seed DL upsets top-seeded Blues at Legion tournament
PERHAM, Minn. – Connor Johnson pitched a six-hitter as No. 8-seeded Detroit Lakes upset the No. 1-seeded Moorhead Blues 2-1 on Thursday at Krueger Field in the Minnesota Division I Substate 14 American Legion baseball tournament. “I felt good after the first inning. I felt...
July 24, 2014 - 4:14pm
July 23, 2014
Legion Post 15 loses 3 in Water Carnival; head into Sub-State
The learning curve continued for the youthful Detroit Lakes Post 15 baseball team, after going 0-3 in last weekend’s Water Carnival Tournament at Washington Ballpark. The Post 15 squad will now enter Sub-State tournament play as the No. 8 seed and will face top seed Moorhead...
July 23, 2014 - 9:00am
HI-10 League Playoffs: Angels swoop into Regions
The Detroit Lakes Angels will be vying for their fourth Region 14C title after earning another berth into the tournament with a 3-0 win over visiting Wadena-Deer Creek last weekend. The Hi-10 top seed Angels then fell to No. 2 Bertha 10-1, which forces DL to beat either New York...
July 23, 2014 - 8:30am
July 16, 2014
Angels head into playoffs
The Detroit Lakes Angels wrapped up their regular season with an 8-4 victory over visiting Wadena-Deer Creek Saturday at Washington Ballpark. The Angels finish the season with a 15-6 record and a Hi-10 West championship and will start the league playoffs Saturday at 7:30 p.m....
July 16, 2014 - 11:20am
Selig vows to keep Major League Baseball’s wildcard to one game
Major League Baseball’s wild card playoff system will remain a one game, play-in to the postseason, according to commissioner Bud Selig. Selig, in an online Town Hall meeting on Tuesday with fans ahead of the All-Star Game in Minneapolis, shot down speculation that wild card...
July 16, 2014 - 11:12am
Legion Baseball: Post 15 struggles vs. Perham Buzz
The growing pains for the Detroit Lakes Legion Post 15 baseball team continued in a pair of 12-2 losses in Perham Tuesday. Playing with a majority of junior varsity players from the spring Laker season, Perham overpowered the DL pitchers, while collecting minimal offense. “The...
July 16, 2014 - 11:11am
July 3, 2014
Legion Baseball: Alexandria takes two from DL
The Alexandria Legion baseball team knew it was having some struggles with runners on base heading into a doubleheader against Detroit Lakes on Tuesday evening at Knute Nelson Ballpark. Although the weather was cool for July, Alexandria’s bats were not, as they drove in a combined...
July 3, 2014 - 8:48pm
July 2, 2014
Lack of offense sinks Angels in 7-2 loss to Perham
The Detroit Lakes Angels got off to a fast start against the Perham Pirates Sunday at Washington Ballpark, jumping out to a 2-1 lead after the first inning, but were unable to sustain the momentum. They kept things close through much of the game, however, as Perham held a slim...
July 2, 2014 - 11:11am
Inexperience shows in Post 15’s Fargo tourney performance
This past weekend’s 42nd annual American Legion Baseball Tournament in Fargo was a tough test for the young Post 15 Legion baseball team, as the Detroit Lakes players managed to eke out just a handful of hits over four games against some of the region’s best teams. But that...
July 2, 2014 - 11:06am
June 25, 2014
Legion Baseball: DL uses defense to win 2 in Perham
There was a common occurrence in the Detroit Lakes Legion Post 15 baseball team’s two wins in the Wood Bat Tournament in Perham this past weekend, and that was solid defense. The lack of errors was the key to success for DL’s two wins over Ottertail Central and Twin Valley/Ulen-Hitterdal,...
June 25, 2014 - 11:00am
June 20, 2014
Mary’s Place reels off 6 wins
The Detroit Lakes Babe Ruth baseball team is known as Mary’s Place, has started the year with six wins already. Jackson Haire has three wins on the mound followed by Spencer Heimark with two and Kai McLeod with a win and one important save over Barnesville. The team has three...
June 20, 2014 - 3:33pm