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‘Stretching’ those dollars
Minnesota surplus up $832 million to $1.9 billion
Lawmakers consider changes to state elections
World Day of Prayer is March 6
Last of the Really Cold Nights?
Bellefeuille scores 1,000th point in final game
Bombers advance with win over NCW
Frazee places fourth at Class A state wrestling tournament
Lakers sweep season series from Spuds
Laker trio prepared for deep runs at state wrestling
Park Hotel was first hotel on corner
Turning back the pages
Learn more about Babe
Friday Matters: Everyday Christian
Thursday Matters: Everyday Redemption
Friends & Neighbors
Gas prices up again in Minnesota, nation
Marco Inc. purchases IT company, Solbrekk
Manufacturers to meet, talk exporting
Credit Union branch opening in DL location
Helping loved ones retire
Ladysmith Black Mambazo’s unique sound has brought long-lived success
Easton Corbin plays Shooting Star this Friday
Congressional Art Competition seeks high school artists
Black Violin brings classical-modern flare to Holmes stage Thursday
Potato Dumpling Dinner to benefit elderly
Today is a goner and not worth haggling over
Letter: Obama is a ‘proper’ Christian who loves America
Letter: Dayton’s infrastructure plan makes sense for MN
Letter: Obama’s ISIS strategy a ‘ghost in a snow storm’
Letter: Minimum wage increase isn’t the way out of poverty
Minnesota moose population still down
Take a trip for early open water fishing
Irruptions are common when food is limited, conditions harsh
Northland Fat Bike Rally to be held in Bemidji
Wild turkey opportunities explored in DNR class
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
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