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Home and Sport Show set for next weekend in DL
'Nowhere to Lay Their Heads': March 25 forum at Ecumen turns spotlight on homelessness
Man reported missing from the Cormorant area
Local agencies team up to fight elder abuse
AgweekTV: Eyes on the Ears
Tappe finishes career at Northern State
North Central All-Star basketball games looking for players
Nielsen third in shot put for Gophers in outdoors opener
Barnesville rallies around football coach after stroke
Huskers sixth, Smith ninth, at Clover Cup
Unwrapping #MeToo with grace
It's almost time to light the 'Fire in February': DL preacher's plans taking shape to mobilize community to read Bible's Book of Acts
'Fire in February': DL preacher hopes to mobilize local faith community to read Bible's Book of Acts
LP-A Elementary recognized for achieving positive student outcomes
Snappy side: Festive Pomegranate Salad sure to shine on holiday menu
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After historic college basketball upset, Little Caesar’s announces free pizza giveaway to everyone in America
Nice growing, Jack: Jack Chivers Realty relocating to downtown DL, into the mall
Farmers concerned about trade war with China
Twin Cities airport is best in its size
State Commerce Dept. website now multilingual
Ken’s FM fundraiser aims to bring station back to full power
What's ahead for the region's arts scene in the coming weeks?
Dishing up a tasty homemade meal, for a good cause: DL Breakfast Rotary's March 13 meatball dinner to benefit local food pantry
Spring is here -- and your local library is ready to celebrate
Here's what's coming to lakes area this month
Kenneth "Bud" Koenig
Eugene M. Roerick
More immigrants would give huge boost to US economy
Letter:Credit unions are very different from banks
Letter: Why aren't we fighting back against Russia?
Sixty pills prescribed--only four were needed
It's time to return a big favor to the Boys and Girls Club
Sometimes memories are more important than fish
Are Ivory-billed woodpeckers back from the dead?
Jumbo perch are popping up
Brad Laabs column: The panfish are biting, and the tullibee chase is on
Maple syrup-making at Minnesota state parks
Ruby's Pantry helps families make ends meet; Local mom of 7 shares her story
Adolescent anxiety is on the rise, and social media may be part of the problem
Minnesota Made: Enjoy some movies shot in the Lake of 10,000 Lakes
For the love of the homeless: DL native Luke Pechmann poses for animal adoption pin-up calendar
Welcome to the dark side: Local museum's first 'After Dark' event brings sold-out crowds
Youth fishing derby on Little Detroit Lake was 'great success'
The walls came tumbling down: Ice palace demolished on Friday
Totally tube-ular!: Elementary school students get outside to slide
Polar Fest's inaugural hotdish challenge brings in big, hungry crowd
Polar Fest ends with a bang – and a splash
November 10, 2016
Backs against the 'wall': Trump victory casts pall over Mexico
MEXICO CITY—Mexico was pitched into deep uncertainty by Donald Trump's U.S. election victory on Tuesday, Nov. 8, after a bitterly divisive...
November 10, 2016 - 10:49am
November 2, 2016
Why I got into public service--my brother and the Eken family legacy
As campaign season draws to a close, I wanted to take the time to reflect why I became active in public service. In the simplest terms, it was a few important relationships in my life that motivated me to be an advocate for our region. When I was growing up I had a brother named Kyle...
November 2, 2016 - 10:13am
October 12, 2016
Beyond the campaign signs - giving thought to our support for Hillary
Coming together later in life, forming new friendships and contemplating the future our children and grandchildren will experience, prompted a discussion by several of us about shared values and why those values translate to support for Hillary Clinton's Presidential Campaign. We...
October 12, 2016 - 9:24am
September 7, 2016
Sex, money and hogs that get high
Let us see, dear reader... One current candidate for President, some say, is in serious need of legal counsel (some feel she should already have been incarcerated!). Many consider another seeker for the same office a mental case, Oedipus Complex, self-serving, ego- maniac in imminent...
September 7, 2016 - 10:24am
February 5, 2016
Politics not as usual: Former VP Mondale talks old school politics
Unless you live under a rock (and considering today’s topic, some days that’s desirable), you know the Iowa caucuses on Monday officially kick-started the 2016 presidential campaign. Truth be told, however, the candidates have been campaigning for years, and most of us are already...
February 5, 2016 - 5:20am
February 3, 2016
Trump, Sanders wild cards
After all the debates, the trash-talking and the highs and lows of the polls, the process is finally underway to choose candidates for the presidential...
February 3, 2016 - 10:27am
October 8, 2008
Campaign stop draws both fans, detractors
When U.S. Senator Norm Coleman walked in at Zorbaz Restaurant in Detroit Lakes Tuesday morning for a brief campaign stop, he was greeted by warm...
October 8, 2008 - 12:00am
September 23, 2008
U.S. Senate race: One Al to help another
ST. PAUL - Al Franken's Senate campaign is getting a boost from another well-known Al. Former Vice President Al Gore will campaign for Franken and other Democratic candidates next month. Gore, who lost the 2000 presidential race, will speak at the Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party's...
September 23, 2008 - 12:00am
September 8, 2008
Obama campaign announces RV stop Tuesday in Moorhead
U.S. Sen. Barack Obama's presidential campaign is hitting the road in Minnesota this week with RV stops in 24 communities, including a visit to Moorhead Tuesday. Minnesota state Sen. Keith Langseth, D-Glyndon, and Mark Olaf Altenburg, Democratic candidate for the District 9A state...
September 8, 2008 - 3:00pm
July 11, 2008
McCain defies Bush on environment
HUDSON, Wis. - Sen. John McCain drove home one point time and again during his campaign swing through Minnesota and Wisconsin - "straight talk" is more than a campaign slogan to him. For instance, he drew a strong contrast between him and fellow Republican President Bush over environmental...
July 11, 2008 - 12:00am
July 10, 2008
In DL visits, Franken, Coleman spar over politics of energy
DETROIT LAKES - Both U.S. Sen.
July 10, 2008 - 12:00am
May 24, 2008
Student spearheads pop top campaign
With a little help from her grandparents, teacher and community, sixth grader Anya Butzer is making a difference. When Anya's mom, Jane, noticed Anya's teacher, Linda Mickelson, was also collecting pop can tops, she mentioned it to Anya, and the Detroit Lakes girl took it from there. Anya...
May 24, 2008 - 12:00am