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Watch: Flames engulf an Otter Tail business
Changing lanes: Tyler Shipman car show seeks family to help
Goodbye, phosphorus--Rice Lake project moving forward
Hot jobs in Becker County: Majority of jobs only requiring two-year degrees
Crime & accidents
Lamoureux sisters give U.S. Olympic gold with dramatic goals
DL Youth baseball sign-up and skill assessment March 5-9
Laker boys pull away from Rangers in second half
Congratulations Laker Gymnastics
Lamoureuxs ready for one more shot at gold
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
Social Security supports veterans, active duty military personnel
friends & neighbors
Explore Lake Life Expo scheduled for Feb 23-24
Speakeasy sells to buyer who plans to lease building to Spitfire Bar & Grill
Minnesota gas prices down 2.5 cents this week
Survey: U.S. farmland values outpaced by overall land values: Number of sales up, too
Minnesota consumers warned not to borrow from unlicensed online lenders
What's new in lakes area entertainment this week
Break out the chocolate and wine for that special valentine
Heartfelt harmonies: Barbershop singers to deliver musical valentines on Feb. 14
'The Grumpy Gardener' provides a shovelful of ideas for minimizing gardening angst
Talking Stick accepting literary submissions
Owen Milo Accola
Supporting Denny McNamara
Ed & JoAnne Lillis
Hildur "Peg" Coen
George Anthony Oja
Suzanne J. Rogstad
Anna Marie Smith
Letter: One in four high schoolers now use tobacco products
Solar, wind power mean jobs for Minnesota
What people don't know about genetic testing can hurt them
Letter: Negotiator questions vote by DL School Board member
Life is short--buy the shoes
It's nest-building time for bald eagles
Brad Laabs column: Got the itch? Here are some open water spots
Refuting 'keyboard cowboys,' Wis. man verifies authenticity of famous entangled bucks
Don't let fish freeze before cleaning
Cold doesn't stop fun-loving river otters
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
For the love of the homeless: DL native Luke Pechmann poses for animal adoption pin-up calendar
Welcome to the dark side: Local museum's first 'After Dark' event brings sold-out crowds
Minn. mom, former Olympic swimmer, competes for $1M on Survivor TV show
Polar Fest's inaugural hotdish challenge brings in big, hungry crowd
Polar Fest ends with a bang – and a splash
'Building the Ice Palace': Artist Hans Gilsdorf reflects on challenges of construction
Snow much fun: DLHS art students make larger-than-life snow sculptures as part of Polar Fest
Tomorrow is last chance for kids to play in Preschool Palace
November 23, 2010
Blizzard watch in effect late Wednesday night into Thursday
Blizzard conditions are possible Wednesday night through Thursday afternoon, the National Weather Service said today in revising its forecast for the Thanksgiving storm. While noting that there "still remains a good deal of uncertainty" about the storm, the weather service issued...
November 23, 2010 - 8:32pm
April 1, 2009
Weather update: Out like a lion
The county advised no unnecessary travel on Tuesday, including enforcing a snow emergency, due to the massive storm system that dumped 13 inches of snow on the Detroit Lakes area. Sheriff Tim Gordon said everyone was having a tough time on the roads, including plows and emergency...
April 1, 2009 - 2:12pm
Worst of winter storm misses Grand Forks
GRAND FORKS - Mother Nature brought heavy snow to much of eastern North Dakota and northwest Minnesota Tuesday, but Grand Forks missed the worst of it. The city only received about 1 inch of snow with a moisture content of 0.08 inches during the day. Another 1 inch was expected...
April 1, 2009 - 11:33am
Flood fight turns white in Fargo-Moorhead
FARGO - The Red River continued to retreat Tuesday from its record high, dipping below 38 feet and clearing the way for business and roads to...
April 1, 2009 - 9:38am
March 31, 2009
No travel advised in Becker County
The county is advising no unnecessary travel on Tuesday due to a massive storm system that has dumped more than eight inches of snow on the Detroit...
March 31, 2009 - 6:14am
March 25, 2009
Snow-plowing efforts in Fargo concentrating on primary, sandbagging routes; residential streets may not get plowed today
FARGO - City officials said that crews most likely won't get snow cleared from residential streets until this evening, if at all today. Street Department officials said in a news release this morning they have a full fleet of plows on city roads and they are sanding as quickly and...
March 25, 2009 - 1:07pm
March 11, 2009
Clay deputies rescue stranded motorists who went to get milk
HAWLEY - Clay County sheriff's deputies and a snowplow operator had to rescue four people who got stuck on a county road during a trip to buy milk in Tuesday's blizzard. Authorities received a call at 9:10 p.m. that four adults were stranded in a van stuck in a 4-foot-deep snowdrift...
March 11, 2009 - 10:04am
March 10, 2009
Highway 10, Interstate 94 closed
According to the Minnesota State Patrol, Highway 10 west of Detroit Lakes will close at 11 a.m. Tuesday morning due to blowing and drifting snow. Interstate 94 will also close at that time between Moorhead and Fergus Falls Highway 10 is closed from County Road 6 in Lake Park to the...
March 10, 2009 - 10:27am
March 9, 2009
Interstate 94 between Fargo and Jamestown closed
FARGO - Interstate 94 between Fargo and Jamestown closed at 7 tonight due to weather. The North Dakota Department of Transportation announced the closure shortly before 6 p.m. The Transportation Department, in coordination with the North Dakota Highway Patrol, said the decision...
March 9, 2009 - 9:35pm
Blizzard could bring 8-10 inches of snow to Fargo this week
FARGO - This week's weather is a reminder winter is still here. A blizzard could be headed for Fargo this week - possibily bringing 8 to 10 inches of new snow, dangerous wind chills near 30 to 35 below and wind gusts of up to 40 mph. "It's a pretty good system we have here," said...
March 9, 2009 - 8:57am
January 12, 2009
Park Rapids will escape blizzard conditions, but not cold
PARK RAPIDS - Park Rapids is in for a bone-chilling week but will escape today's blizzard conditions because of its surrounding forests. "You'll get around 2 to 2½ inches of snow," predicted National Weather Service meteorologist Geoffrey Grochocinski. "The winds will pick up today...
January 12, 2009 - 12:00am
No travel advisory on interstates extended to Fargo area as wind creates blizzard conditions
FARGO - The state Department of Transportation extended a no travel advisory on interstates 29 and 94 to eastern North Dakota at 9 a.m. because of heavy and blowing snow and reduced visibility. No travel was advised on I-94 from Medina to the Minnesota border and on I-29 from Hillsboro...
January 12, 2009 - 12:00am
December 19, 2008
Near-blizzard conditions to hit Park Rapids
Get ready for Round 2 from the Grinch. Park Rapids residents and our neighbors - after all, it's the season to share - will wake up to snow Saturday, with "near-blizzard conditions" expected by Saturday afternoon that will persist into Sunday.
December 19, 2008 - 12:00am
December 18, 2008
New York Mills water tower overflow creates ice sculpture
NEW YORK MILLS - After last weekend's storm dumped nearly a foot of snow on New York Mills, freezing temperatures and a mechanical mishap created...
December 18, 2008 - 12:00am
December 16, 2008
Blizzard a big one, but not in top 10 -- blizzard of '66 brought 30-foot drifts
As blizzards go, Sunday's was a whopper. But here, where blizzards are the folklore and in many ways the scourge of the Great Plains, Daryl Ritchison says Sunday's storm doesn't even rank in the top 10 blizzards of the past 130 years. "In some ways, people always think the last...
December 16, 2008 - 12:00am