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No smoking in public housing? New federal smoke-free rule affects Minnesotans
Man wielding knife is arrested in lobby of Becker County Human Services
MnDOT releases statewide freight system plan
Felony charge of violating a restraining order is dismissed
Fluctuating home values?: New software at Becker County Assessor’s Office could be responsible
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Trojans use scoring runs to spoil Hornet opener
Laker dance teams kick off season at home Saturday
Laker boys start season with big home stand and new coaching staff
Two-time defending champs heavy favorites in Class A
Panthers send Lakers to defeat in overtime
Establishing an early homestead in Becker County (Part 2 of 3)
Reacting the christian way
Lakes Area Prayer Wall
First Lutheran Foundation of Detroit Lakes
St. Luke's Episcopal Church has a new Little Free Library outside their doors
Friends & Neighbors
It's a farm-fresh family thing: Roasted, Baked in DL set to open
Gas prices up average of three cents in Minnesota
Practical money matters: Focus on credit factors, not credit scores
Tax delinquency list updated
ERA Northland has a new realtor
'World's best tribute to young Elvis' comes to Detroit Lakes Saturday
Area students participating in Concordia Christmas Concerts
Award-winning country artist Phil Vassar coming to Shooting Star Friday
Great American Think-Off solicits questions for anniversary debate
It's beginning to look a lot like...
Lorna M. Schons
Eugene (Gene) A. Nelson
Lorna M. Schons
Dwight E. Teiken
Welcome to Washington, Mr. President-Elect
Letter: Osage gun range story should have focused on neighbors
Editorial: Minnesota is second-most charitable state
What goes around comes around?
This DFLer hopes Trump is a pragmatist
This is the time to go after trophy muskies
Wanted: More deer hunters in Minnesota
Now is the time to plan a Boundary Waters trip
Lot of activity as autumn turns towards winter
Finding that lost rod - lots of goofy things happen out on the lake
Wearing their hearts on their sleeves: Detroit Lakes siblings launch Arktikos clothing line to help polar bears
Duck for President! No, Farmer Brown!: Mock election, book reading, patriotic crafts and more at museum Saturday
Ben Affleck's 'The Accountant' Dominates with $24.7 Million
Puppies saved from high-kill Texas shelter look for DL homes
A surprising celebration: DL's LuAnn Porter honored for 25 years with United Way
Pine to Palm
November 16, 2012
Photographer Ohman returns to DL
Photographer Doug Ohman has traversed Minnesota, captured it in all its glory, and is now bringing it to you. Check out several of his programs...
November 16, 2012 - 2:14pm
This Week in Entertainment
Sunday, Nov. 18 HOLIDAY EVENTS Thanksgiving Service & Dinner: 11 a.m. to 12:45 p.m., Detroit Lakes Middle School. Community Alliance Church of Detroit Lakes will host an 11 a.m. Thanksgiving service, followed by the noon meal. The event is free and open to the public. DANCE ...
November 16, 2012 - 2:12pm
November 14, 2012
'Cornbread Mafia' sheds light on pot growers
Nobody likes a snitch. Nobody wants to hear the words "I'm telling!" because it ruins a good time. It halts the fun. It quashes camaraderie....
November 14, 2012 - 8:10am
November 9, 2012
Learn about American Indian heritage
November is American Indian Heritage Month, which is very fitting considering Thanksgiving is also this month. Who doesn't remember being...
November 9, 2012 - 3:00pm
October 30, 2012
This Week in Entertainment
Wednesday, Oct. 31 LITERARY EVENTS The Beat Goes On -- Mary Shideler: 7 p.m., Public Library, 1000 Washington Ave., Detroit Lakes. In addition to her adventures in China and Africa, Shideler kayaked over 1,000 lakes in Itasca County and its environs and she chronicles the adventure...
October 30, 2012 - 3:49pm
'Ox Cart Angel' author to speak in Perham
Joel Arnold, author of "Ox Cart Angel," will hold a reading and discussion on Saturday, Nov. 3 at 3 p.m. at the Perham Area Public Library. "Ox Cart Angel" is an historical novel that recently won the Midwest Book Award for Best Young Adult Novel of 2011. It takes place in 1862...
October 30, 2012 - 3:34pm
October 19, 2012
'The Kayak Lady' coming to DL
Are you ready for an adventure? In addition to her adventures in China and Africa, Shideler kayaked over 1,000 lakes in Itasca County and its...
October 19, 2012 - 1:58pm
October 17, 2012
Put 'Hidden America' at the top of your read pile
It gets dark earlier now, which means you reach for the lights earlier, too. One click and you can see to read, cook, find your keys or avoid...
October 17, 2012 - 9:31am
October 12, 2012
Best-selling author visits Detroit Lakes
Minnesota author and comedienne Lorna Landvik will visit the Detroit Lakes Public Library on Wednesday, Oct. 17 at 7 p.m. Landvik made her...
October 12, 2012 - 1:48pm
October 10, 2012
Though Lin Enger's debut novel, "Undiscovered Country," was published in 2008, the scene that formed the core of his narrative actually came...
October 10, 2012 - 11:41am
Sex, crime and betrayal: Former Wadena woman pens memoir about ex-husband's sex scandal
Monica Lee decided to write her account of her ex-husband's sex scandal for one reason and publish it for another. "I didn't even really 'decide'...
October 10, 2012 - 9:35am
October 5, 2012
Celebrate Columbus Day at the library
Many of us still remember the stanza: "In fourteen hundred ninety-two; Columbus sailed the ocean blue," learned while in elementary school. A lot has changed since then, in recent years Columbus' voyage and the aftermath have been looked at differently or at least from more than one...
October 5, 2012 - 2:26pm
October 3, 2012
Banned Books Week at Library
This week celebrates Banned Books Week, but maybe more fittingly, it should be considered Challenged Books Week, or even better, Freedom to Read Week. Doesn't have quite the same ring to it, though. Banned Books Week highlights the value and freedom of reading and access to information....
October 3, 2012 - 11:46am
Thursday, Oct. 4 Osage Sportsmans Club The Osage Sportsmans Club meets the first Thursday of every month at 7 p.m. in the Osage Community Center. MAC/NAPS The MAC-NAPS distribution is from 3 to 5:30 p.m. in St. Luke's Episcopal Church, DL. Teen book discussion All teens are...
October 3, 2012 - 10:48am
September 28, 2012
New biographies at DL Library
Whether you're working on a homework assignment or just like reading biographies, your library has a number of newly released works on the shelves. "Booklist...
September 28, 2012 - 1:56pm