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DL council approves West Lake Drive plan: Public hearing on proposed plan lasts over two hours
Lakes Shipping LLC replaces Goin' Postal
Vehicle theft leads to charges
Parents file complaint against Minn. school over son's suicide
DL man gets 33 months for burglary
UND's Kyley Foster has been on a fast track to pole vault success
Jacks sweep Laker baseball
Lacasa, Hanninen vying for state doubles berth
Blomseth, Herzog up for Mr., Ms. Minnesota Golf awards
Lakers, Herzog dominate only home meet of the season
Minnesota artist provides artwork for new state license plate honoring fallen officers
Unwrapping #MeToo with grace
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
friends & neighbors
Spicer Castle to close
'A pretty powerful thing': Sanford rolling out new genetic test in primary care clinics
Parent company of Herberger's could be headed for liquidation
Detroit Lakes couple forced to spend extra $2,000 on flights home after being stranded in Mexico by Sun Country
Peterson: Work mandate for food stamps imperils next farm bill
Get those motors running: Eagles' 3rd annual 'Leather Up for Lupus' charity ride is Saturday
Summer melodrama rises from the ashes - fourth season will be in new venue
In 'Tomorrow,' it's a dog's life... literally
Locals who love jazz: F-M Kicks explore big-band sound in spring concert
'The Wild Inside' will make you howl
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Donald & Kathleen (King) Coder
Evie Svare and Fran Nelson
Betty Jean Wilson
Darla Kay Soholt
Donald L. Askelson
Over a million died protecting our freedom
Going solo on Iran nuclear agreement
Opinion: Buffer tax credit is both sensible and deserved
Rescissions bill is a smokescreen
Approve funding for Minnesota facilities
Fishing runs hot and cold for Lake of the Woods Opener crew
A busy opener in the lakes area
Turkey decoys attract surprise visitors
The nighttime sounds of frogs and toads
Be kind and help out at lake accesses
Getting ahead of the curve: Cancer rehab in DL helps patients get back into life
'We'll strive to be fair': Two of Becker County’s top legal eagles talk about upcoming judgeships
Ruby's Pantry helps families make ends meet; Local mom of 7 shares her story
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
Letter: Ice palace co-chairs thank the community
Youth fishing derby on Little Detroit Lake was 'great success'
The walls came tumbling down: Ice palace demolished on Friday
Totally tube-ular!: Elementary school students get outside to slide
Polar Fest's inaugural hotdish challenge brings in big, hungry crowd
May 31, 2016
Lakers open baseball playoffs Tuesday
Detroit Lakes will face Bemidji Tuesday at Bemidji State University in the opening round of the Section 8AAA playoffs. The game had previously...
May 31, 2016 - 11:35am
May 25, 2016
Lakers swept at Bemidji
The Detroit Lakes baseball team fell to 9-9 on the season after a pair of 10-run losses at Bemidji at Bemidji State University Tuesday afternoon....
May 25, 2016 - 9:20am
May 23, 2016
GOLF: Laker boys runners-up at East-West Classic
Detroit Lakes hosted and finished runners-up to Moorhead by two strokes at the two-day East-West Classic at Bemidji Town & Country and at Headwaters Golf Course in Park Rapids over the weekend. The Lakers shot a season-low team score of the season with a 307 at Headwaters Saturday...
May 23, 2016 - 1:33pm
May 11, 2016
TENNIS: DL splits at Bemidji triangular
Detroit Lakes split two matches at the Bemidji tennis triangular Tuesday falling to the host Lumberjacks 5-2 and defeating East Grand Forks 5-2 indoors at Bemidji State University. The victory over the Green Wave moves DL to 4-1 against section opponents. The Lakers are 5-6 in duals...
May 11, 2016 - 9:18am
May 10, 2016
GOLF: Lakers boys split squad for three meets
Due to the Prom weekend, the Laker boys golf team split squads to compete in three meets. The Lakers placed fourth at the Fargo North Invite Saturday, fourth at Park Rapids Friday and second at Bemidji on Monday. DL led after day one in Fargo but stumbled three spots on Saturday for...
May 10, 2016 - 11:54am
April 27, 2016
Jacks defeat Laker tennis 5-2
Tanner Doppler picked up a singles’ victory and the No. 3 doubles team of Anthony Boehm and Adam Daggett won in three sets in a 5-2 loss at...
April 27, 2016 - 11:10am
‘Celtic Fire’ coming to Bemidji Thursday
It’s just after midnight in the Emerald Isle and a charming and very sincere Michael Londra meets me for a brief chat. The temperatures in...
April 27, 2016 - 8:32am
April 21, 2016
Alice Cooper coming to Bemidji’s Sanford Center in October
The Sanford Center in Bemidji invites fans to come “Spend the Night with Alice Cooper on Sunday, Oct. 9 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets go on sale this Friday, April 22 at 10 a.m., with prices ranging from $78 for exclusive premium reserve seating (rows 1-5), to $43 for limited reserved seating,...
April 21, 2016 - 5:05am
April 19, 2016
DL softball improves to 4-0
The Detroit Lakes softball team improved to 4-0 on the season with a road sweep of Bemidji and the host Prowlers in Thief River Falls Friday. The Lakers defeated Thief River Falls 6-3 in the opening game behind 13 strikeouts by pitcher Emma Maguire. Maguire did not issue a walk in...
April 19, 2016 - 4:00pm
April 6, 2016
Track and Field: Frazee girls fourth, boys sixth at Little Amik
The Frazee girls track and field team placed fourth and the boys sixth overall in fields of 24 teams at the Little Amik Indoor meet held at Bemidji State University Monday afternoon.
April 6, 2016 - 12:14pm
March 12, 2016
Ole & Lena coming to Bemidji’s Sanford Center
“Ole and Lena’s 50th Wedding Anniversary and Vow Renewal” will be performing at 2 p.m. Nov. 20 in the ballroom at the Sanford Center in Bemidji. Doors will open at 1 p.m. With the small southeastern Minnesota town of Potsdam as Ole and Lena’s hometown, the loveable, dim-witted...
March 12, 2016 - 5:40am
February 25, 2016
Section 8AA Final: Jacks top Spuds in overtime
Tyler McNamara was the man of the hour for the Bemidji High School boys hockey team as the Lumberjacks beat Moorhead 4-3 in overtime of the Section...
February 25, 2016 - 12:36pm
February 23, 2016
Lakers cruise by Bemidji to section semifinals
Three Detroit Lakes shooters scored in double figures and Sam Priem was hot from the arc to break open a close game in the first half as No....
February 23, 2016 - 9:39pm
February 15, 2016
Jacks eliminate DL wrestlers in 8A quarters
No. 2 Bemidji eliminated the No. 7 Lakers from contention in the Section 8AA wrestling quarterfinals in Thief River Falls Saturday. The Lumberjacks...
February 15, 2016 - 10:54am
February 12, 2016
Laker girls escape Lumberjacks 63-58
Lauren Tschider and Halle Jordan drained back-to-back three pointers late in the game to keep the upset-minded Bemidji Lumberjacks at bay in...
February 12, 2016 - 10:33pm