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Frazee FFA team to compete at State
Crime & accidents around Becker County
Roosevelt readies for Read-A-Thon to raise money
Multiple awards add up to one stellar season for 6th grade Math Masters
Jaguars end Mahnomen-Waubun's season in consolation semis
Activities commitment celebration Monday, March 26
Top-seeded Crusaders blow out Mahnomen-Waubun in Class A quarters
Brooklyn Center hands Breckenridge first-round loss
Prep boys basketball: Triple the heartbreak for Esko
Unwrapping #MeToo with grace
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
friends & neighbors
After historic college basketball upset, Little Caesar’s announces free pizza giveaway to everyone in America
Nice growing, Jack: Jack Chivers Realty relocating to downtown DL, into the mall
Farmers concerned about trade war with China
Twin Cities airport is best in its size
State Commerce Dept. website now multilingual
Music, dancing and more coming to lakes area this month
Ken’s FM fundraiser aims to bring station back to full power
What's ahead for the region's arts scene in the coming weeks?
Dishing up a tasty homemade meal, for a good cause: DL Breakfast Rotary's March 13 meatball dinner to benefit local food pantry
Spring is here -- and your local library is ready to celebrate
Elverna Elizabeth (Lembke) Nelson
Catherine S. Doll
Raymond "Ole" Mounts
More immigrants would give huge boost to US economy
Letter:Credit unions are very different from banks
Letter: Why aren't we fighting back against Russia?
Sixty pills prescribed--only four were needed
It's time to return a big favor to the Boys and Girls Club
Sometimes memories are more important than fish
Are Ivory-billed woodpeckers back from the dead?
Jumbo perch are popping up
Brad Laabs column: The panfish are biting, and the tullibee chase is on
Maple syrup-making at Minnesota state parks
Ruby's Pantry helps families make ends meet; Local mom of 7 shares her story
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
Youth fishing derby on Little Detroit Lake was 'great success'
The walls came tumbling down: Ice palace demolished on Friday
Totally tube-ular!: Elementary school students get outside to slide
Polar Fest's inaugural hotdish challenge brings in big, hungry crowd
Polar Fest ends with a bang – and a splash
Severe Weather Announcements (6)
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February 4, 2018
Impact of Giving Hearts Day continues to grow: Eight local nonprofits participating in Feb. 8 online fundraiser
Though this Thursday, Feb. 8 is already shaping up to be a "red letter day" in Detroit Lakes, with the evening's Ice Palace Grand Lighting Ceremony...
February 4, 2018 - 1:00pm
August 22, 2017
Picturesque Cooking: Summer class at DL's Boys & Girls Club teaches gardening, cooking – and photography
Farm-to-table cooking classes — where the participants pluck fruits, vegetables and herbs fresh from the garden and bring them directly...
August 22, 2017 - 11:01am
May 8, 2017
'This is a serious time for serious people': Boys & Girls Club celebration features challenges, coveted award
The Boys & Girls Clubs of Detroit Lakes & Perham are doing some great things, as the burgeoning membership at both sites will attest. On Thursday...
May 8, 2017 - 8:49am
March 3, 2017
Changes they are a comin': Presenters at DL's Economic Development Summit have big news to share
Great news for the 99 percent of Detroit Lakes residents who stated they are sick of the cold, snow, and ice (unofficial poll numbers)—next...
March 3, 2017 - 2:27pm
February 23, 2017
It was downright 'Polar-riffic'!: Detroit Lakes’ Polar Fest wraps up with warm temps, big crowds
Like any mostly-outdoor festival held during the oft-frozen peak of a Minnesota winter, Detroit Lakes' Polar Fest has had its weather-related...
February 23, 2017 - 2:00pm
February 22, 2017
BTD met their (donation) match at 21st annual Polar Fest Plunge
BTD Manufacturing supported the 21st annual Polar Fest Plunge for Boys & Girls Club of Detroit Lakes by offering a $10,000 match challenge. Boys...
February 22, 2017 - 3:00pm
February 12, 2017
Take the 'Plunge' for charity
Though the first weekend of Polar Fest 2017 is already in full swing, there's still time to sign up for — or make a pledge to — the...
February 12, 2017 - 12:00pm
February 6, 2017
Go 'Matchy-Matchy' for charity: Local nonprofits gearing up for Giving Hearts Day on Feb. 9
As Neil Diamond might say, it's time to "turn on your heartlight." For the 10th straight year, Dakota Medical Foundation and Impact Foundation...
February 6, 2017 - 10:00am
August 20, 2016
Theater for everyone
On the same day that about two dozen youth from the Boys & Girls Club in Detroit Lakes were getting lessons on how to make the letters of "Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious"...
August 20, 2016 - 5:00am
July 17, 2016
Riding for the Boys & Girls Club
The 5th annual Ride for the Future ‘Friendraiser’ had another good turnout this year. This event took place during the Water Carnival on...
July 17, 2016 - 5:15am
June 23, 2016
Boys and Girls Clubs to host motorcycle ride
On Saturday, July 9, the Boys & Girls Clubs of Detroit Lakes & Perham will host its 5th Annual Ride for the Future motorcycle ride to raise awareness for afterschool and summer programming provided to Becker and Otter Tail County youth. “Each year this event gets a little...
June 23, 2016 - 5:50am
July 15, 2015
Boys, Girls Club to host blood drive
Detroit Lakes teenagers from the Boys and Girls Club are getting some real-life experience with what they once thought was a very grown up topic. As...
July 15, 2015 - 12:15pm
July 10, 2015
Boys, Girls Club members participate in leadership camp
Tobacco Free 4 Health, a component of PartnerSHIP 4 Health, presented their second annual Youth Leadership Camp in Detroit Lakes June 23-25. According...
July 10, 2015 - 5:40am
May 8, 2015
Boys & Girls Club of Detroit Lakes is offering summer food service program
The Boys & Girls Club of Detroit Lakes is participating in the Summer Food Service Program during its summer camp programming from June 3-Aug. 21. Meals will be provided to all children without charge. Meals meet nutritional standards established by the U.S.
May 8, 2015 - 5:05am
August 29, 2014
Camper giveaway raises $36,000
This year’s raffle raised over $36,000 to support afterschool and summer programs for more than 850 children that attend Boys & Girls Club...
August 29, 2014 - 10:30am