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Crash near Ice Cracking Lake kills two, injures two
DL man sentenced for animal cruelty
Murder suspect bludgeoned Otter Tail County mother, son with pipe wrench, charges say
County museum abloom with events this weekend
Dragon Open kicks off summer golf tournaments June 11
Vikings open season at home against 49ers, have four nationally televised games
Raiders down Patriots late in season-opening victory
Summit to address football concerns in Minnesota
Gorden to be inducted to MHSGCA Hall of Fame
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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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
Ketter joins Mid-Minnesota as DL branch manager
Special music event coming to DL library April 24
What's coming up for arts and entertainment around the region
What's new in arts and entertainment around the region
Crawling with creativity: Detroit Lakes' 2nd Annual Art Crawl set for April 19-21
Stories sought for new musical set in Otter Tail County
Lottie Ann Thomas
Merle R. Meyer
George B. Scarborough
Family of slain child says multiple people called Otter Tail County social services
Letter: Help make these school projects community plans
Letter: Thumbs up to all you snowplow drivers
Letter: An alternative DL school building plan
Divided loyalties--don't be quick to judge
Ice-out shaping up to be late: Brutally cold April will impact May fishing opener
Wild turkey a success story in Minnesota
Snowy start to steelhead season: Despite snowstorm, Brule River anglers turn out for opener
Now is the time to clean, repair your birdhouses
Let's bring back the fishing pier at Dunton Locks
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 23, 2008
Benefit to help woman with cancer
DETROIT LAKES - When Lynette Mulcahy started feeling dizzy this past June, she just thought she was suffering from dehydration. "I told my...
November 23, 2008 - 12:00am
October 17, 2008
Project Pink Promotion
Central Market in Detroit Lakes is known for making big cakes. For the past several years, the grocery store has made the world's largest shortcake. This...
October 17, 2008 - 12:00am
October 8, 2008
Cancer awareness hike is Oct. 11
The public is invited to attend a cancer awareness hike sponsored by The Laurentian Lakes Chapter of the North Country Trail Association on Saturday, Oct. 11. The hike will begin at the Anchor Matson trailhead at 1 p.m. The trailhead is located on the Anchor Matson Road, which...
October 8, 2008 - 12:00am
October 3, 2008
Sea of pink at DL High School
October 3, 2008 - 12:00am
August 6, 2008
Run, Ride & Boogie cancer fund-raiser is Aug. 16 in Cormorant
The second annual Angels of Courage Retreats fund-raiser, Run, Ride & Boogie, is Saturday, Aug. 16, in Cormorant. Events for the day include a 5K run/walk at 10 a.m., followed by a motorcycle rally at noon and dinner from 6 to 8 p.m., silent auction from 6 to 9 p.m. and a dance...
August 6, 2008 - 12:00am
Volunteers help cancer patients with make-up tips
Hair loss isn't the only visual effect of chemotherapy and radiation treatments due to cancer. There are also changes in skin pigmentation and texture, skin oiliness, peeling and alterations in finger nail texture and growth rate. There is a program ready to help women mask...
August 6, 2008 - 12:00am
June 19, 2008
DL counselor is Relay torchbearer
DETROIT LAKES - For the last seven years, Janell Girodat has lived with cancer. But that doesn't mean it has taken over her life or that she doesn't put up a good fight each and every day. And people are noticing. Girodat, of Kindred, has been chosen as the torchbearer for this...
June 19, 2008 - 12:00am
June 7, 2008
Register for breast cancer fund-raiser
Registration for the Balmoral Ladies League 7th annual Rally for the Cure Golf Tournament for the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation is now taking place. The fund-raising event is scheduled to be held at the Balmoral Golf Course, Ottertail, on Monday, Aug. 4. It will be a 4-lady...
June 7, 2008 - 12:00am
May 17, 2008
Rossman's mini-Relay for Life
May 17, 2008 - 12:00am
Cancer documentary takes top honors at high school film fest
From a lump in the throat to laughter in the belly, the first Lakes Area Student Produced Film Festival at Detroit Lakes High School was a hit. Ten student films were viewed and about a dozen judges scored each from 1 to 10. The winning film was Janaye Johnson's documentary on...
May 17, 2008 - 12:00am
April 29, 2008
Pawlenty signs cancer study bill
ST. PAUL -- Gov. Tim Pawlenty signed legislation today funding a study of cancer found at an abnormally high rate among Iron Range mine workers. Pawlenty approved the bill paying for a $4.9 million study of mesothelioma, a rare lung cancer believed to have caused the deaths of 58...
April 29, 2008 - 12:00am
April 25, 2008
Minnesota House gives OK for study of rare cancer
ST. PAUL - Minnesota legislators gave final approval to studying a rare cancer found on the Iron Range when the House voted 121-1 in favor of a $4.9 million expenditure. Mesothelioma is believed to have caused 58 northeastern Minnesota deaths, but scientists want to make certain. "This...
April 25, 2008 - 12:00am
April 20, 2008
Student loses book, shaves head -- fundraiser for DL counselor with cancer
Students at Detroit Lakes High School have gone out of their way to show their support to a teacher who has cancer. On Thursday morning, about 400 students paid $1 or more apiece to watch the famously long-haired ninth-grader Andy Schupp get his head shaved. The money will go...
April 20, 2008 - 12:00am