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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?
March 1, 2015
Export expert available to local businesses
When companies in northwestern Minnesota and North Dakota need help with exporting their goods and services, they can turn to Heather Ranck for help. Whether they’re looking to export farm equipment, airplanes or a college degree, Ranck has the expertise and contacts to overcome...
March 1, 2015 - 5:20am
January 30, 2015
Arts Accelerator business grand opening set Friday
The Grand Opening of the new Gizhiigin Arts Accelerator in Mahnomen is set for this Friday, Jan. 30. The ribbon cutting ceremony will take place at noon, followed by a community luncheon. Gizhiigin is located at 202 Main Avenue in Mahnomen, on the southeast corner of Madison...
January 30, 2015 - 8:00am
January 21, 2015
Net profits down for city liquor store
The Detroit Lakes city liquor store made a net profit of $524,000 in 2013, down from $662,000 the year before and $888,000 in 2011. It had sales of $5.4 million in 2013, and a profit margin of 9.7 percent. It had sales of $4.9 million and a profit margin of 13.5 percent the...
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January 21, 2015 - 1:30pm
December 28, 2014
No snow can be bad for business
While the lack of snowfall during the month of December has certainly made holiday traveling easier, it has had an increasingly detrimental effect on area businesses that cater to winter sports enthusiasts. “For us, the lack of snow and the thawing we’ve had has been devastating,”...
December 28, 2014 - 10:00am
December 21, 2014
Jobs aplenty in region
The Minnesota jobs machine just keeps on chugging away. Minnesota employers added 6,600 jobs in November, according to seasonally adjusted figures released by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development. The state has gained 51,065 jobs in the past year,...
December 21, 2014 - 9:00am
November 26, 2014
Barrel O'Fun hit with 45K MPCA fine
Barrel O’Fun has agreed to pay a $45,000 penalty for not effectively pre-treating wastewater from its production plant in Perham before sending it to the city’s treatment facility. Most of the problems occurred from 2009 to 2013, when growth at Barrel O’Fun outpaced the city’s...
November 26, 2014 - 3:00pm
October 3, 2014
DL business takes off after appearing in SkyMall catalog
Lakegirl owner Peggy Heglie Kilbane says people ask her all the time how she arranged for her apparel to be sold in the airline catalog SkyMall. In truth, she didn’t even know it was until she opened a catalog herself while on a flight to a trade show in Atlanta in 2009. Lakegirl’s...
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October 3, 2014 - 1:51pm
July 11, 2014
Kings of the kitchen
When you approach Zorbaz at midnight on a Friday, you hear the music, you see the lights. You know there’s a party going on. Out in the bar, a couple celebrates their anniversary, Dale, a regular, lets out one of his trademark howls and screams and giggles can be heard from a...
July 11, 2014 - 3:05pm
July 10, 2014
Boys, Girls Club kids holding bleach drive for humane society
After going to the Humane Society of the Lakes on a field trip, the youth at the Boys and Girls Club of Detroit Lakes decided to get involved and help, one non-profit to another. “We’re doing a bleach drive for the humane society,” Tanner Engen said, adding that it’s something...
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July 10, 2014 - 10:32am