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Man dies after falling through ice on Alexandria-area lake, boy hospitalized
Lawmaker's culture crusade draws apology demand
Federal bust nets seven drug trafficking indictments
Teacher shaves head for good behavior reward
It's Food Share Month, when most food for year is donated
Three Lakers named to All-Section 8A hockey team
Cowboys upset Nuggets in 8AA south basketball final
Waubun falls in Section 6A semifinals
Laker duo ready to enjoy state swimming and diving meet
Intense state final caps Huwe’s wrestling season
Pork replaces veal in this tasty saltimbocca dish
Earnings test doesn’t usually include pre- retirement income
Protect, detect and report Medicare fraud
Wednesday Matters: Everyday Praying Life
Students on Bethel University dean’s list
Friends & Neighbors
Leaner Target has Minnesota worried
Arctic Cat acquires riding gear company
Gas prices up again in Minnesota, nation
Marco Inc. purchases IT company, Solbrekk
Manufacturers to meet, talk exporting
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
Federal shield law sorely needed
An Oscar for school bus drivers
Resolve debate over oil conditioning vs. stabilizing
Workforce housing key to economic growth
Do your part to stop pest, AIS invasions
The wildlife of MN: The pileated woodpecker
Wolf seen pursuing snowmobiles in Voyageurs National Park
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
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
August 25, 2013
Habitat home up for sale on Union Street
The former Habitat for Humanity house at 523 Union Street has been refurbished and is up for sale. The only stipulation is that it be owner-occupied — whoever buys it must plan on living in it, not renting it out. An open house is set for 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Sunday, Sept....
news / Detroit Lakes
August 25, 2013 - 5:00pm
August 1, 2013
Edgewater Beach Club earns Gold Crown Resort honors
Edgewater Beach Club in Detroit Lakes has been awarded the RCI Gold Crown Resort property designation by RCI, the worldwide leader in vacation exchange. Only a select number of RCI affiliated resorts that have attained high levels of excellence in resort accommodations, hospitality...
business / business briefs
August 1, 2013 - 11:02am
July 31, 2013
Ready for the WE Fest rush -- Local business booms during festival
The WE Festers have officially hit Detroit Lakes — and businesses are stocking their shelves to accommodate one of the busiest weekends of the year. From bags of ice to cases of beer, crates of eggs to rolls of bandages, everyone is preparing for whatever may come with the 40,000-plus...
news / Detroit Lakes
July 31, 2013 - 3:56pm
July 6, 2013
Minnesota Chamber: Repeal new B2B taxes
ST. PAUL — Minnesotans, prepare to dig deeper into your pocketbooks following actions of the 2013 Legislature. Companies are being asked to pay a very high premium for the privilege of doing business in Minnesota. Many changes in tax law take effect July 1, and many are retroactive...
news / legislative
July 6, 2013 - 2:19pm
Resort’s fun, charm not lost after 50 years
VERGAS — In the summer of 1963, Alvina and Charles Lillibridge purchased a 700-acre resort with three cabins here on West Loon Lake for $75,000. “We were up here nine times in eight days trying to convince them to sell,” Alvina Lillibridge said. They drove up in a white 1960...
July 6, 2013 - 9:00am
June 30, 2013
More jobs in Otter Tail
The number of jobs related to leisure and hospitality is expected to increase in Otter Tail County over the next eight years. That’s good news for economic development leaders and county residents in general. As a county known for its 1,000 lakes, this area of west central...
June 30, 2013 - 1:00pm
June 26, 2013
Entrepreneur pushes Fargodome to build downtown
FARGO – If the Fargodome tacks on a 50,000-square-foot expansion, will people come? A leading downtown developer says it’s not likely, and dome board members are interested in exploring the downtown alternative he suggested Tuesday night. Doug Burgum, local entrepreneur...
June 26, 2013 - 12:08pm
June 15, 2013
Rained out: Weather a mixed bag for business
Businesses in the Perham area usually get a boost from an influx of tourists in the warm summer months. But this year’s long, nearly unprecedented stretch of winter weather and the more recent string of rain and unseasonably cold temperatures have presented unique challenges...
June 15, 2013 - 8:00am