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Malaysia says no evidence missing plane flew hours after losing contact
Ponsford woman charged with drugs
Rescuers seek survivors after NY building collapse; seven dead
Second alleged victim comes forward in trucker kidnapping case
MNsure plans to spend $12.5 million for website, call center fixes
Lady Raiders’ playoff runs deep, but ends vs. Cougars
Surviving the Birkie and Seneca
Braun's late game heroics give Bison berth into NCAA tournament
Lakers hit goal of winning 18 games
Vikings to dip into free agency
In the Zone
Lakes Area Photography Show proves picturesque for second year in a row
M State cyber team wins state competition
Franken seeks poetry entries for contest
Everday Gourmet: Prep and freeze recipes for your slow cooker
Social Security: Federal, but not state, taxes can be voluntarily withheld from benefits
Friends & Neighbors
Fond du Lac Band mulls elk restoration
Prairie chicken blind available next month at Hamden Slough
Brad Laabs: When do you think area lakes will be ice free?
Blane Klemek: Like Aladdin’s carpet, flying squirrels really don’t fly — they glide
Learn how to make maple syrup at Minnesota state parks
Amazon raising annual Prime membership fee to $99
Computer businesses install themselves in town
Another try at Sunday liquor sales could start with 'baby step'
DL's Chris Reep earns top honors for growth
General surgeon joins Essentia Health St. Mary's in Detroit Lakes
Our Opinion: New sales tax is a smart move
Lynn Hummel: A boxful of unused commas
All voters should get involved in political process
Women’s history: by the numbers
Teacher exams important but not a one-size-fits-all
Sweet Colleens coming to Top Hat Theatre March 22
‘Magic of Dr. Seuss’ at area libraries next week
Red River Valley Fair to feature Pickler, Hairball
Grace Lutheran hosts Hop Into Spring Dinner March 22
Danell Haspel: ‘Wearin’ of the Green’ at Detroit Lakes Library
St. Patrick's Day Specials
Miss Northwest Committee looking for volunteers
Northland Real Estate Guide
Guide to Becker County 2014
May 14, 2011
Young builders in training -- DL High School students build a house
A cabinet, an ashtray, a cutting board ... these are the types of things students used to make in shop class. In Detroit Lakes, they build...
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May 14, 2011 - 8:00am
January 23, 2009
City building permit values decline in 2008
Welcome to the recession. The city of Detroit Lakes reports that building permits dropped dramatically from 2007 to 2008 for both housing and commercial projects. In 2007, building permits for single residential buildings were valued at an all-time high of $9.6 million. In 2008,...
January 23, 2009 - 12:00am
September 26, 2008
Berean Baptists to host building dedication
You are invited to join with the Berean Baptist Church congregation as they dedicate their new building to the service of the Lord and the gospel of Jesus Christ. The dedication service is at 1 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 11 Along with the dedication service will be a celebration of...
September 26, 2008 - 12:00am
September 21, 2008
Youth Soccer Association raising funds for building
A Youth Soccer Association fund-raiser begins at 6 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 27, in the Sandbar. All proceeds will go toward a building that will house concessions and permanent restrooms at the Rotary Soccer Complex. The complex is home to 20 summer traveling and recreational teams,...
September 21, 2008 - 12:00am
September 5, 2008
CDC ponders time limit on building permits
Hoping to draw from other Minnesota cities, the Detroit Lakes Community Development Committee is going over ordinances to see if the city wants to adopt one pertaining to time limits on building permits. Although no surrounding cities have ordinances for unfinished houses, city...
September 5, 2008 - 12:00am
August 20, 2008
Swetland, Binde push for $3 million LP-A building bond
Several Lake Park-Audubon School Board members would like to approach the district's building needs in stages, and argued in favor Monday of a smaller, $3 million building bond referendum that would simply renovate the elementary school in Audubon. School Board Members Jeff Swetland...
August 20, 2008 - 12:00am
April 26, 2008
Come out, help with trail building
The public is welcome to join Laurentian Lakes Chapter members constructing a new section of trail between Clearwater Co. 39 and MN Hwy. 113. The group will meet at 9:30 a.m. on Saturday and Sunday, May 3-4, at the Clearwater Co. 39 trailhead located 1.5 miles north of MN Hwy 113...
April 26, 2008 - 12:00am
February 17, 2008
Appliances to be recycled in new building at transfer station
Construction is expected to begin shortly on a new white goods processing and disposal site for residents of Becker County. Once completed, residents will be able to bring their white goods -- large and small appliances -- to the site for processing and recycling. The 32-foot...
February 17, 2008 - 12:00am