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Live stream: Jacob Wetterling funeral service at 10 a.m. today
Rose Ensemble in Detroit Lakes Tuesday
'Winning by a hair' the second annual Hairy Man Run is set for October 1
Slow and steady wins the race; so far $500,000 has been raised toward new Becker County museum
County disaster drill helps prepare emergency workers for the real thing
HALL OF HONOR: Raboin enjoying special opportunity in St. Cloud
Detroit Lakes blows out Park Rapids 46-0
HALL OF HONOR: Barrett a versatile leader for three Laker teams
Jackets sweep singles, down Lakers 4-3
Golf: Lunn wins Maple Hills club championship
Teaching the 'lost language'; New teacher of the Ojibwe Learning and Native American Culture class is all about the students
Senior year, not so glamorous
Touchdowns and Tailgates
Chivers' exchange vows
Logan completes core curriculum training
Friends & Neighbors
BD’s Gas and Grub under new ownership
MN gas prices down, Colonial Pipeline leakage in south causing issues
Jack Chivers Realty adds new service branch
Preparing to become a caregiver
Dairy Queen set to move to McKinley Plaza Friday
It's time to put a stop to bullying
Grand opening celebration for The Barn in NYM set Oct. 1
Tamarac Fall Festival set for Oct. 1; waterfowl themes abound
Four things you can do in DL this week for no cost
Fall officially arrives this Thursday!
William V. "Bill" Vipond
Vernon A. Sellers
Douglas Daryl Miller
Helen Mae Williams
Michael C. Selck
Stop the lies against Eken
Big garbage, big economy
Refugee community should welcome FBI
Don't blame farmers for dying honeybees
Leaving home--love isn't always spoken
Waterfowl hunting season now open in Minnesota
National tourney shows amazing bass catch in Minnesota
Rarely seen, the tough, wily fisher lives among us
Pheasant numbers up 29 percent over last year
Landscape planning can help 'sharpies' thrive
Fired up for hunting season; Local Sportsman’s Clubs have their sights set on you
LP-A busts a move: Lake Park-Audubon Elementary receives national ‘Active Schools’ award
4-H'ers bring home ribbons from the Minnesota State Fair
Cormorant art show winners announced
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