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Mall of America temporarily closes stores amid protest
A group of Minnesota atheists isn’t sitting out the Christmas season
Gas prices expected to stay low for the holidays
Duluth to ask state about privacy surrounding police body cameras
Democratic doubts remain as Daudt prepares to lead Minnesota House
Spuds earn five-point victory over Lakers
Dance teams nearly sweep at Fergus Falls, fourth at conference kick
Top-ranked Minneota defeats Frazee for Kertscher Duals championship
Otters and Lakers battle to overtime tie
Lakers win late at Alexandria 54-49
Plowing snow onto highway can be a hazard, considered illegal
Holy Rosary completes first Knowledge Bowl
Don’t let stress beat you
Applications sought: Scholarships available to those in medical field
Friends & Neighbors
Essentia gives Wolf Lake Rescue a gift
6,600 Minnesota jobs created; rate down to 3.7%
Dept of Revenue wins improvement award
Minnesotans saving big coin with gas dip
New agent joins Jack Chiver Realty team
Variety of events planned in area
Celebrating ‘most wonderful time of the year’
Sawyer Brown bringing Christmas spirit to Shooting Star this Friday
Longest Night Music Fest set this Sunday in NYM
‘The Classic Nutcracker’ coming to NDSU’s Reineke Festival Hall
1 step forward, 2 steps back
Leave us all alone! We can’t breathe!
The limit of Minnesota Nice: Norwegian Americans rally to defeat ambassador pick
Time is right for American policy change on Cuba
Man versus the machine
Voyageurs National Park grows by 61 acres
Court order puts Great Lakes wolves back on endangered species list
Stay safe when darkhouse spearing
Innovations have changed the ice fishing industry
December is ‘the moon of popping trees’
From ski lessons to tubing fun, there’s lots for kids to do on the Mountain
New ski lodge is heart of Detroit Mountain Recreation Area
Making Detroit Mountain happen
Holiday Traditions 2014
Winter Laker Book 2014-15
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
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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