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Grain bin catches fire northwest of Lake Park
Update: Two people escape house fire in Detroit Lakes
Studies suggest legalizing marijuana could help opioid epidemic
Central Minnesota boy dies month after crash with semi-truck
Striking down barriers: Frazee's new Adaptive Bowling Team, Unified Phy Ed class get acceptance, friendship and inclusion on a roll
Hornet nine open with win at Crookston
UCB track teams fourth at Barnesville Booster
Sharp “best boxer” in Proctor
Herzog medalist, Laker girls win at The Meadows
Smith claims Top 20 Big Ten finish
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
Snappy side: Festive Pomegranate Salad sure to shine on holiday menu
friends & neighbors
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
Arvig to boost workforce by 160
Ketter joins Mid-Minnesota as DL branch manager
Special music event coming to DL library April 24
What's coming up for arts and entertainment around the region
What's new in arts and entertainment around the region
Crawling with creativity: Detroit Lakes' 2nd Annual Art Crawl set for April 19-21
Stories sought for new musical set in Otter Tail County
Evie Svare and Fran Nelson
Rose R. Duescher
Steven P. Leitheiser
The wolf is a Minnesota treasure
Family of slain child says multiple people called Otter Tail County social services
Letter: Help make these school projects community plans
Letter: Thumbs up to all you snowplow drivers
Letter: An alternative DL school building plan
Ice-out shaping up to be late: Brutally cold April will impact May fishing opener
Wild turkey a success story in Minnesota
Snowy start to steelhead season: Despite snowstorm, Brule River anglers turn out for opener
Now is the time to clean, repair your birdhouses
Let's bring back the fishing pier at Dunton Locks
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
June 12, 2017
New MN law will increase safety of bicyclists
SAINT PAUL, Minn. — When Governor Dayton signed the transportation bill into law on Tuesday it enacted a change to the driving rules. This change was advocated for by the Bicycle Alliance of Minnesota (BikeMN) and allows motorists to pass a bicycle in a no passing zone. A...
June 12, 2017 - 8:33am
April 15, 2017
7th Annual Bicycle Rodeo set for April 29
From proper bike helmet fittings to an obstacle course, children from kindergarten to 8th grade will have the chance to learn about bicycle...
April 15, 2017 - 12:00pm
May 8, 2016
Winners of MnDOT bike poster contest announced
The Minnesota Department of Transportation’s Safe Routes to School program today announced the winners of its first Bike to School Day poster contest. Six winning entries in two age categories were selected from more than 100 entries statewide. Theme of the contest was for students...
May 8, 2016 - 5:25am
October 17, 2015
MnDOT seeking input on state bicycle plan
The Minnesota Department of Transportation is seeking public comment on the statewide bicycle system plan. A draft of the plan is online for review at www.mndot.gov/bike/system-plan. Interested persons may email comments on the plan to bikeplan.DOT@state.mn.us. Comments may be...
October 17, 2015 - 5:35am
May 14, 2015
Minnesota ranked second-most 'bicycle friendly' state
Despite the snowy and bitterly-cold winter, Minnesota was ranked as one of the best states for bicyclists, according to the League of American...
May 14, 2015 - 8:26am
May 13, 2015
Family honors brother with gift of bike
When a loved one dies, the typical gift is flowers. But one local family had a whole different idea when they lost their brother/uncle. Tim...
May 13, 2015 - 12:15pm
May 9, 2015
DNR proposes bike trail changes at Itasca
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources Parks and Trails Division seeks public comments on a draft management plan amendment for Itasca State Park. The DNR is proposing to pave two segments of snowmobile trail for summer bicycling and walking, which would improve safety and...
May 9, 2015 - 5:00am
February 13, 2015
MnDOT sets bicycle plan meetings
The Minnesota Department of Transportation is seeking public input on its Statewide Bicycle System Plan during a series of statewide meetings in February and March. The plan will identify a statewide system of bicycle routes, improve existing facilities and refine MnDOT’s bicycle...
February 13, 2015 - 8:00am
May 28, 2014
MnDOT seeks input for state bicycle system plan
Persons interested in helping the Minnesota Department of Transportation develop a statewide bicycle system plan can provide input through an online interactive map and survey available through June 1. The information will help MnDOT identify where improvements are most needed...
May 28, 2014 - 7:30am
May 6, 2014
MnDOT seeks public input for statewide bicycle system plan
ST. PAUL, Minn. – The public, local government officials and transportation supporters are invited to provide input for Minnesota’s statewide bicycle system plan on: Wednesday, May 7 in Bemidji – Hampton Inn and Suites, 1019 Paul Bunyan Drive The meeting will take place from...
May 6, 2014 - 11:42am
May 2, 2014
Minnesota ranked second for bike-friendly states
Minnesota ranks second and Wisconsin third among the most bike-friendly states in the U.S., according to the League of American Bicyclists. Only Washington ranked higher for having better trails, laws, promotion of and participation in bicycling. The League released its rankings...
May 2, 2014 - 1:30pm
May 31, 2013
National recognition for Bike Route 45
The Mississippi River Trail — also known as U.S. Bicycle Route 45 — received national recognition when federal officials announced approval of USBR 45 through the Twin Cities Metro area. The route now officially runs the entire length of the Mississippi River in Minnesota. The...
May 31, 2013 - 2:59pm
August 26, 2008
Dent man involved in fatal accident
A 2-year-old Menomonie, Wis., boy died after the bicycle trailer he was riding in was struck by a car driven by a Dent man. The accident occurred about 8:55 p.m. Friday at the junction of Highway 10 and Highway 301 in Sherburne County. According to the State Patrol: Mark E. Dahl,...
August 26, 2008 - 12:00am
August 8, 2008
Bemidji to Brainerd paved bicycle trail nearing reality
A paved bicycle trail from Brainerd to Bemidji nears reality, as about 25 riders celebrated Thursday in the fourth annual Paul Bunyan Trail Ride. "There are some visionary leaders who have worked very hard here to make sure that the Paul Bunyan Trail becomes a reality," said Brett...
August 8, 2008 - 12:00am
Sister of bicyclist who died in gate accident pursuing claim against Fargo Park District
FARGO - A sister of the bicyclist who died in May after striking a gate at the Dike East recreational area in Fargo has hired an attorney to investigate a possible claim against the Fargo Park District. Attorney Jeffrey Stowman notified the district in a letter last week that he...
July 8, 2008 - 12:00am