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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
NorthStar Academy team accepted into new hockey league
Summit to address football concerns in Minnesota
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
December 28, 2017
Radiation as a scalpel: Technique spares healthy tissue, treats inoperable tumors
FARGO — Meredith Staker's life depended in part on the accuracy of a face mask that vaguely resembles the type worn by hockey goalies....
December 28, 2017 - 3:00pm
December 27, 2017
'I feel very, very blessed': Anderson grateful for community support during cancer battle; benefit set Jan. 4
For nearly 30 years now, Cyndi Anderson has been one of the "unsung heroes" behind a large number of local nonprofit organizations and initiatives....
December 27, 2017 - 4:00pm
December 6, 2017
Support on all sides: Benefit for DLMS teacher diagnosed with stage-four cancer set for Dec. 9
Courtney Henderson, a science teacher at the Detroit Lakes Middle School, teared up thinking about the outpour of community support she and her...
December 6, 2017 - 2:06pm
December 1, 2017
Helping hands: Deer Creek parents start nonprofit to help fight childhood cancer
Grieving parents will often start a nonprofit after the loss of a child in an effort to raise awareness or help other families that find themselves...
December 1, 2017 - 10:00am
November 6, 2017
The importance of breathing freely
November is Lung Cancer Awareness Month. According to the Mayo Clinic, lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer deaths in the U.S. Statistics...
November 6, 2017 - 2:00pm
November 3, 2017
Think pink: Detroit Lakes woman conquering breast cancer advocates 3D technology
One in eight women in the United States will be diagnosed with breast cancer in her lifetime, according to the National Breast Cancer Foundation,...
November 3, 2017 - 11:26am
September 20, 2017
Roger Maris Cancer Center expands, gets new radiation treatment equipment
FARGO—Patients at Sanford's Roger Maris Cancer Center soon will be treated by a new linear accelerator to precisely deliver radiation therapy...
September 20, 2017 - 4:04pm
August 27, 2017
Hagedorn benefit fund established at Mid-Minnesota
Though the family and close friends of longtime local banker — and recent "Lifetime Laker Booster" award recipient — Mark Hagedorn...
August 27, 2017 - 10:00am
Stetson benefit is Saturday afternoon at Shorewood Pub
A benefit will be held from 2 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Saturday, July 29 at the Shorewood Pub (1743 Long Bridge Road) for a Detroit Lakes woman battling cancer. Julie Stetson, 54, works at Essentia Health St. Mary's as a lab technician and lives near Fox Lake with her dogs Shep, Tegan and...
July 27, 2017 - 3:37pm
June 4, 2017
Remembering those touched by cancer: Local volunteers are 'painting the town purple' this week in anticipation of June 8 Relay for Life
Detroit Lakes residents may have noticed that the community's downtown has had a distinctly purple hue lately: That's usually a pretty good sign...
June 4, 2017 - 11:45am
April 8, 2017
Wrestling boosters raise $3,400 for DL teacher battling cancer
President of the Detroit Lakes wrestling booster club Lynn Sather presented Marc Henderson with a framed photo and checks totaling $3,400 during...
April 8, 2017 - 7:57am
December 9, 2016
'Change in 24' raises funds for patients battling cancer
Sanford Roger Maris Cancer Center, along with the Sanford Health Foundation, is hosting 'Change In 24' — a 24-hour, online giving event on Dec. 15 to raise funds for RMCC patients traveling for treatment. 100 percent of funds raised in the 24-hour period will directly impact...
December 9, 2016 - 2:11pm
June 22, 2016
Crowds turn out for Relay for Life
“I have cancer, but cancer does not have me. It is not who I am. It is just a bend in the road of life…” These words, from a poem recited...
June 22, 2016 - 11:36am
September 27, 2015
Unable to work, she turned to volunteering: Perham woman wins state Unsung Hero Award
After moving back to Perham from the Twin Cities when she was diagnosed with cancer, Robianne Schultz needed to do something to give back and...
September 27, 2015 - 5:10am
September 20, 2015
Research fund for rare cancer swells as teen’s song endures
The Zach Sobiech Osteosarcoma Research Fund recently topped $1 million thanks to the generosity of a family in Kansas whose daughter died as a result of the rare form of bone cancer. The family made the $8,900 gift to the fund Friday. The fund is administered by the Children’s...
September 20, 2015 - 5:10am