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Canada’s restrictions for border crossings are different
Five people vie for Bemidji city manager; interviews March 3
Seeds to bees to table: How local agriculture has changed
White Earth job fair to be held March 5
Writers conference set for summer in Bemidji
DL advances to 8AAA basketball section final
Four Laker individuals and three relays advance to 5A swimming finals
Laker girls awarded home court playoff game after season-finale win in Crosby
Huwe to wrestle for state heavyweight title
Bombers advance with win over NCW
Park Hotel was first hotel on corner
Turning back the pages
Learn more about Babe
Friday Matters: Everyday Christian
Thursday Matters: Everyday Redemption
Friends & Neighbors
Gas prices up again in Minnesota, nation
Marco Inc. purchases IT company, Solbrekk
Manufacturers to meet, talk exporting
Credit Union branch opening in DL location
Helping loved ones retire
Knights of Columbus to hold fish fry
Wood, Stoddard to play in NYM Saturday
Honor local physicians on Doctor’s Day, March 30
Ladysmith Black Mambazo’s unique sound has brought long-lived success
Easton Corbin plays Shooting Star this Friday
Letter: Congress should protect Minnesota’s waterways
Today is a goner and not worth haggling over
Letter: Obama is a ‘proper’ Christian who loves America
Letter: Dayton’s infrastructure plan makes sense for MN
Letter: Obama’s ISIS strategy a ‘ghost in a snow storm’
The wildlife of MN: The pileated woodpecker
Now is a good time to prep for open water season
The European starling is a transplant to North America
Ice house removal dates here
Take a trip for early open water fishing
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
March 8, 2013
Bruggeman leads Pelican Rapids past D-G-F
PELICAN RAPIDS, Minn. - Ryan Bruggeman drained 24 points to lead Pelican Rapids to a 70-50 victory over Dilworth-Glyndon-Felton in Minnesota Class 2A, Section 8 boys basketball tournament playoffs on Thursday. Zack Nelson paced the Rebels with 16 points. Pelican Rapids advances to...
sports / State Tournaments
March 8, 2013 - 9:08am
March 6, 2013
Frazee girls’ hoops fall in 1st round
The Frazee Lady Hornet basketball team went into the Section 8-2A tournament knowing that there was a good chance they could make a deep run in the playoffs. But Frazee also knew that there were at least seven teams which felt the same way. Frazee played one of those teams in the...
sports / State Tournaments
March 6, 2013 - 1:58pm
March 1, 2013
Girls basketball playoffs: DL falls to TRF 38-26 in Section 8-3A
Playing against each other for the third time of the season, there were no surprises to be had in the Section 8-3A first round of the playoffs between No. 3 Detroit Lakes and No. 2 Thief River Falls. What resulted was a defensive struggle, as each team failed to reach 40 points,...
March 1, 2013 - 5:02pm
Boys basketball: Lakers dominate Staples-Motley, 81-46 Thursday
The Detroit Lakes boys' basketball team came out of the locker room hot, and stayed hot in a dominating 81-46 win against Staples-Motley Thursday night in Staples. "We came out with a lot of energy and jumped on them 6-0 right away, forcing them to take a time out," said head coach...
March 1, 2013 - 4:58pm
January 2, 2013
Frazee cagers go 1-1 in PR
The Frazee Hornets went 1-1 at the Park Rapids Tourney over the holiday break, losing to the host Panthers 65-50 and beating Nevis 69-60. In the opening round, the Hornets never got into a rhythm offensively, while the Panthers hit a shot going into halftime which put them up by...
January 2, 2013 - 11:05am
December 26, 2012
Frazee Girls B-Ball - Lady Hornets buzz Henning
The Frazee Lady Hornet girls' basketball team jumped out to a quick start and never looked back, as they cruised to a 74-44 victory over Henning Friday night. Frazee opened the game with a 12-2 run and Henning never recovered in battle between the two Hornet teams. Alexis Tappe...
December 26, 2012 - 11:51am
December 21, 2012
DL Girls Basketball - DL's inside game too much for Panthers to handle
A fast and furious start for the Detroit Lakes girls' basketball team ran right through to the end of the game, as the Lakers trampled the visiting Park Rapids Panthers 67-27 Thursday. The Lakers (3-6) used an effective inside game, as three of their post players scored in double...
December 21, 2012 - 3:28pm
DL Boys Basketball - DL comes up short vs. Alexandria Cards
Alexandria senior center Logan Doyle scored 21 points, as the Cardinals swooped past the visiting Detroit Lakes boys' basketball team 58-52 Thursday. The Lakers countered with senior guards Kirk McLeod and Derek Long, who notched 14 and 19 points, respectively, but 26 turnovers...
December 21, 2012 - 3:28pm
Frazee Boys B-Ball - Tangen scores career high in loss to ranked Vikings
Despite a good start, the Hornet boys' basketball team was not able to finish the deal in a 63-45 loss to Walker/Hackensack-Akeley Thursday. The Hornets (1-5) jumped out to a nice lead in the first half and were playing well, but a lid was put on the basket for Frazee in the second...
December 21, 2012 - 3:24pm
December 19, 2012
DL Boys Basketball - Lakers win big section road game in TRF
The perfect way to learn a lesson is under winning circumstances. That's exactly what the Detroit Lakes boys' basketball team accomplished with an important 65-61 victory in Thief River Falls Tuesday, as the Lakers pull to .500 at 2-2, but more importantly pick up a big Section...
December 19, 2012 - 11:56am
DL Boys Basketball - Cihak paces DL to blowout victory
Several of the Detroit Lakes boys' basketball players are starting to find their scoring stroke, as the Lakers shot 55 percent from the field in their first win of the season Friday. Using a well-spread out scoring attack, which saw 10 Lakers find the scoring column, DL routed...
December 19, 2012 - 11:46am
Frazee girls' hoops improves to 4-1
The Frazee Lady Hornet girls' basketball team improved to 4-1 on the season with a strong 46-38 win over visiting Breckenridge last Thursday. Senior guard Alexis Tappe led the way with 18 points, while guard Ashley Bachmann added 11 points, nine coming off of three pointers. The...
December 19, 2012 - 11:45am
December 14, 2012
Lakers top Little Falls 50-24
Despite a slow start that saw Little Falls take a 7-2 lead early on, the Detroit Lakes girls' basketball team managed to pick up their intensity and outscore their opponents by a 2-1 margin in a 50-24 victory Thursday night at home. "Offensively when we started moving the ball and...
December 14, 2012 - 4:20pm
December 12, 2012
DL Boys Basketball - DL makes it close, but still falls to C-I
Plenty of improvement was shown by the young Detroit Lakes boys' basketball team, but it still resulted in a 68-60 road loss to Crosby-Ironton last Friday. The Lakers (0-2) struggled once again on defensive rebounding, as the Rangers were able to build an 18-point lead, thanks...
December 12, 2012 - 11:58am