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UPDATED: Three-car accident on Highway 34 injures four
Man sentenced to 20 years for attempted murder
Camp dedicated to military kids
Weather Alerts: Blizzard Watch Monday Night and Tuesday
Aaron's Weather Talk: March
Intense state final caps Huwe’s wrestling season
Laker duo ready to enjoy state swimming and diving meet
Tuesday night's girls playoff game postponed
Lucky Leprechaun 5K Fun Run March 14
Olson, Freeman qualify for state swimming and diving meet
Wednesday Matters: Everyday Praying Life
Students on Bethel University dean’s list
Local students on St. Thomas dean’s list
Essentia Health-St. Mary’s births
Chamblee on SE Technical president’s list
Friends & Neighbors
Arctic Cat acquires riding gear company
Gas prices up again in Minnesota, nation
Marco Inc. purchases IT company, Solbrekk
Manufacturers to meet, talk exporting
Credit Union branch opening in DL location
Knights of Columbus to hold fish fry
Wood, Stoddard to play in NYM Saturday
Honor local physicians on Doctor’s Day, March 30
Ladysmith Black Mambazo’s unique sound has brought long-lived success
Easton Corbin plays Shooting Star this Friday
Resolve debate over oil conditioning vs. stabilizing
Workforce housing key to economic growth
Do your part to stop pest, AIS invasions
Letter: Congress should protect Minnesota’s waterways
Today is a goner and not worth haggling over
The wildlife of MN: The pileated woodpecker
Now is a good time to prep for open water season
The European starling is a transplant to North America
Ice house removal dates here
Take a trip for early open water fishing
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
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....
news / books / Library
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...
Detroit Lakes / news / events / books / Frazee
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 Online," which is posted by the American Library Association, features "Top 10 Biographies: 2012." This list includes:...
entertainment / Library / books
September 28, 2012 - 1:56pm
September 26, 2012
MN Historical Society book to feature old homes
The Minnesota Historical Society Press received a $250,000 grant from the Jeffris Family Foundation of Janesville, Wis., to fund a book about significant historic homes in the state of Minnesota. The book will feature 20 significant and grand historic homes in Minnesota, representing...
news / books
September 26, 2012 - 10:39am
September 25, 2012
Surprises on banned books list
"Alice's Adventures in Wonderland," "The Diary of Anne Frank, "Catcher in the Rye," "Gone with the Wind" and more recently "The Perks of Being...
news / books / Library
September 25, 2012 - 9:06am
September 21, 2012
This Week in Entertainment
Sunday, Sept. 23 MUSIC Brian Rook: 9 p.m., Pickled Parrot, 505 3rd Ave. N., Fargo. No cover charge. Info: 701-356-5227. THEATER "Greater Tuna": 2 p.m., Stage at Island Park, 333 4th St. S., Fargo. A comedy about the small town morals of the upstanding citizens of Tuna,...
Detroit Lakes / entertainment / events / music / theater / books / Library
September 21, 2012 - 2:13pm
Let music guide you to library
Branching out and exploring new artists or can't afford CDs of artists you already love? Let your library save you some cash and borrow from a large collection of music CDs such as those featuring Amy Winehouse highlighted below. The library also has Mitch Winehouse's recently...
entertainment / books / music
September 21, 2012 - 2:12pm
September 19, 2012
Celebrate Banned Book Week Sept. 30-Oct. 6
Banned Books Week is an annual event celebrating the freedom to read. It highlights the value of free and open access to information.
news / events / books
September 19, 2012 - 10:21am
September 14, 2012
September is Baby Safety Month at DL Library
There is a saying that goes, "The first baby's made of glass, the second one's made of rubber," and any mother that has raised more than one child knows there is some truth to this. September is "Baby Safety Month," and your library has information available to take the fear out...
Detroit Lakes / books / entertainment / Library
September 14, 2012 - 1:01pm
September 5, 2012
September is National Library Card Month, other library activities
Lake Agassiz Regional Library wants to help save you money. Stop into your local branch library or LINK site throughout the month of September to sign-up for a library card and start taking advantage of the great savings LARL has to offer. You can save hundreds of dollars with your...
Library / books
September 5, 2012 - 12:25pm
Local mystery author to appear in DL, Lake Park, Frazee
L.D. Bergsgaard, Minnesota mystery author, will be appearing at the Detroit Lakes Library on Thursday, Sept. 13 at 2 p.m. If you can't make that, he will be appearing at the Lake Park LINK site at 10 a.m. and the Frazee LINK Site at 6 p.m. that same day. Bergsgaard, who lives...
Library / books / entertainment
September 5, 2012 - 12:09pm
August 31, 2012
DL grad takes humorous look at life in D.C.
Though she may not be able to officially call herself a Detroit Lakes "native" -- she was born in Anoka, Minn., and spent some of her early childhood...
Detroit Lakes / books / news
August 31, 2012 - 1:29pm
August 29, 2012
This Week in Entertainment
Wednesday, Aug. 29 DANCE Northern Lights Ballroom Dance Club: 7 to 9 p.m., VFW, 308 Sheyenne St., Fargo. A 30-minute lesson followed by open dancing, practice and pizza, all included with admission price of $5 for members, $10 for nonmembers; all ages welcome. Info: 701-293-8306. MISCELLANEOUS ...
events / music / books / Detroit Lakes / entertainment
August 29, 2012 - 10:17am
Author to speak in NYM Sept. 7
"Finns in Minnesota" author, Arnold R. Alanen will speak at 7 pm, on Friday, Sept. 7 in the New York Mills Public Library. Published by the Minnesota Historical Society Press, "Finns in Minnesota" has been termed "one of those rare books that is at once edifying and entertaining,...
Library / books / events / entertainment
August 29, 2012 - 10:14am