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Moderate Drought Conditions Continue
Proposed bill could give families religious right to stop autopsies
Waubun woman is sentenced on burglary charge
Detroit Lakes woman finds long lost sister
Hailey Jutz to speak at Suicide Awareness seminar
Big expectations for Laker softball
Chippewa Triathlon accepting registrants
Track teams fifth and sixth at Bemidji
Jernberg, Smith headed to USAG Regionals
DL wrestlers qualify for NYWA state tournament
Grilled lamb chops provide quick, flavorful meal
Earnings limits apply to widow’s benefits
Henri Patrick LaFond
Essentia Health-St. Mary’s births
Friends & Neighbors
MN legislature talks Sunday liquor sales
Gas prices take big dip in Minnesota
Microsoft Dynamics Lunch ‘n Learn set
The Lodge receives Chairman’s Award
Good named partner at Pemberton Law
Billy Currington at Shooting Star this Friday
DiBlasio at MSUM Friday
Three community theater shows set for this weekend at Holmes
Soul Asylum: Alt-rock favorites to bring tour to Fargo
Shrine and Jose Cole circuses coming to Detroit Lakes
Letter: Big Tobacco continues to target kids with cigars, smokeless tobacco
State taxes hit rich and poor alike
Guest editorial: Health bills make sense
Other opinions: Dayton to railroads: You make a problem, you own it
Letter: Thanks DL Newspapers for Debbie Griffith column
Ed Schultz hopes venture on Wrong Lake is the right move
Governor’s budget would help maintain vitality of Minnesota state parks
Ruffed grouse — the drummer of the woods
Keep up on new, changing angling rules
Spring fire season could start early
Murder mystery at the Holmes
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
March 24, 2015
Preview: Plenty of room to improve for Laker baseball
The Detroit Lakes baseball team has completed undulating seasons the past four years with a below .500 year followed by a season on the plus side. Coming off an 8-12 mark last year with a young lineup, a more experienced Laker squad should continue the wave of wins this year pushing...
sports / Lakers
March 24, 2015 - 12:37pm
March 19, 2015
Vergas Loons Baseball back on the field
The boys of summer are back on the Vergas Baseball Diamond. After a one year hiatus, the Vergas Loons will begin play in May. “It just wasn’t acceptable that Vergas did not have a team playing on the diamond,” long-time Loon player and coach Keith Bunkowske said....
March 19, 2015 - 10:33am
November 3, 2014
Molitor gets three-year contract as Twins manager
MINNEAPOLIS - The Twins named Paul Molitor their manager on Monday, replacing Ron Gardenhire with another inside man - although this time one with local roots and a Hall of Fame pedigree. Molitor, 58, ended his playing career with three seasons in Minnesota, where he grew up in...
November 3, 2014 - 12:54pm
September 25, 2014
Swegarden scores twice in Mayville State baseball victory
The Mayville Comets baseball team began fall play on a strong note with doubleheader sweeps of both the University of Winnipeg and Valley City State University. Lake Park-Audubon's Mason Swegarden scored twice in game two versus Winnipeg. The Comets opened on the road at Winnipeg...
sports / College Sports
September 25, 2014 - 9:52am
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