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Child, father die after kayak overturns in Hart Lake in northern Minn.
DL man charged with domestic assault
DL man accused of forging custody letter
Lakes Area Bike Club kicks off the season
GOLF: Laker boys defend at Jordan, second at North South Classic
Rebels limit Laker hitting in 5-1 win
Moore aces Lakeview No. 16
Whalers capture Freeze Out title
Fishing runs hot and cold for Lake of the Woods Opener crew
Minnesota artist provides artwork for new state license plate honoring fallen officers
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
friends & neighbors
'A pretty powerful thing': Sanford rolling out new genetic test in primary care clinics
Parent company of Herberger's could be headed for liquidation
Detroit Lakes couple forced to spend extra $2,000 on flights home after being stranded in Mexico by Sun Country
Peterson: Work mandate for food stamps imperils next farm bill
Arvig to boost workforce by 160
Summer melodrama rises from the ashes - fourth season will be in new venue
In 'Tomorrow,' it's a dog's life... literally
Locals who love jazz: F-M Kicks explore big-band sound in spring concert
'The Wild Inside' will make you howl
Final three acts announced for Minnesota State Fair grandstand
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Donald & Kathleen (King) Coder
Evie Svare and Fran Nelson
Darla Kay Soholt
Donald L. Askelson
John "Jack" Burns
Opinion: Buffer tax credit is both sensible and deserved
Rescissions bill is a smokescreen
Approve funding for Minnesota facilities
Some things you don't brag about
Do Minnesotans value roads and bridges more than schools and public safety?
Fishing runs hot and cold for Lake of the Woods Opener crew
A busy opener in the lakes area
Turkey decoys attract surprise visitors
The nighttime sounds of frogs and toads
Be kind and help out at lake accesses
Getting ahead of the curve: Cancer rehab in DL helps patients get back into life
'We'll strive to be fair': Two of Becker County’s top legal eagles talk about upcoming judgeships
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
Letter: Ice palace co-chairs thank the community
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
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