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Record May Rainfall
MDH says new strain of dog flu, found in Detroit Lakes, was treated successfully
Rain Totals: May 28-29
Car salesman rescues trucker in fiery crash in Roseville, Minn.
Laker boys south subsection golf champions
Minnesota 8U hockey numbers increase
Three Raiders receive all-conference baseball nods
Six Lakers named to Mid-State all-conference softball team
Angels improve to 4-1
Two friends paddle the remote Little Fork River
What happens when a company won’t fix a misspelled name
Being the perfect packer
DL couple plans wedding visit around national parks
Artichokes can help kids learn to love veggies
Friends & Neighbors
Youth, volunteers produce TV ad for Ice Cream Truck
National Star of Life Award goes to Kaiser
Lamppa steps away from oil pipeline biz
Low interest loans available for farmers
Beware: Not all pay-day loans legit
'Tomorrowland' is a well-intentioned mess
Book signing Friday in Detroit Lakes
June 11 concert set to support Vergas Trail
Magic and music show set June 4 at local library
Watercolor exhibit opens June 21 at Hjemkomst Center
Minnesota tobacco use down
Bad luck gets the blame and a bad rap
Marquart: ‘Every vote I take’ is for rural MN
Letter: Saddam Hussein was a WMD himself
Follow the rules and stop AIS
More bears, likely looking for food, wandering near homes in Minnesota this year
Minn. DNR using iFish app to net data with the help of anglers
Otter Tail Lakes Country Fishing Report
Zebra mussels found in Christmas Lake
Northern Minnesota study focuses on sandhill cranes
Lake & Home Real Estate - June 2015
Summer Scene - May 2015
Discover the outdoors at wildlife sanctuary
Try one of the many golf courses in the area
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
December 20, 2014
State expands ‘fat bike’ riding opportunities
Minnesota state parks and trails has expanded the number of trails open for winter fat bike riding, including opportunities at five state parks and four state trails. These new riding opportunities are in addition to 20 miles of existing trails at Cuyuna Country State Recreation Area,...
December 20, 2014 - 7:30am
July 13, 2011
Grandmother-grandson duo bikes 160 miles for hunger
Last year, eight-year-old Joe Heinlein and his grandmother, Sherry Thompson, biked a total of 226 miles through Iowa as part of the Register's...
news / outdoors
July 13, 2011 - 2:41pm
July 26, 2010
Bemidji man arrives home after 3,000-mile solo bike adventure
"It's simply a matter of trust," I managed to grumble. I had just repaired my second flat tire for the day and an afternoon full of rain was giving way to a darkening evening filled with more of the same. I was wet, worn-out, and hungry. I didn't know where I would stay for the night. "It's...
July 26, 2010 - 8:32am
October 2, 2009
Richards repeats as the 'Short and Fat' biking champ
Detroit Lakes' sophomore, Jake Richards of Callaway, successfully defended his title in the 16-mile "Short and Fat" race as part of the Chequemegon...
October 2, 2009 - 3:02pm
September 21, 2009
Record turnout for Laddies Loppet
A record turnout of racers competed at Maplelag Resort over Labor Day weekend, with just over 400 participants among the various classes. Taking the Pro division were TJ Woodruff of Tucson, Ariz., and Jenna Rinehart of Mankato. Both riders collected their third win in as many...
sports / outdoors
September 21, 2009 - 9:47am
August 5, 2009
London calling: DL's Jordan Windel has sights set on 2012 Olympic bid
When the 2012 Olympics get underway in London, England three years from now, Detroit Lakes' Jordan Windel is hoping he will be among the contingent of U.S. athletes filing into the Olympic stadium for opening ceremonies. Windel, 18, is working hard to qualify for the Olympic BMX...
Detroit Lakes / sports / news
August 5, 2009 - 1:40pm
September 21, 2008
Richards racing to the top
Detroit Lakes' 15-year-old Jake Richards won the 16-mile point-to-point race at the nation's largest mountain bike event, called the Chequemegon Fat Tire Festival, held last weekend at Telemark Resort near Cable, Wis. Richards, a freshman from Callaway, placed first among 845...
September 21, 2008 - 12:00am
May 31, 2008
RJ Dupre column: Ain't no biking mama!
'Tis the season of feeling alive and rejuvenated once again. We emerge from the heavy cocoon of winter and are ready to live every moment of summer. After sprucing up our homes and gardens, it is time for play. We throw ourselves into our favorite pastime, whether it is fishing, hiking,...
May 31, 2008 - 12:00am