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Minnesota's school oversight plan approved by federal education officials
SKOL! Purple pride alive and well in DL for Vikings playoff run
Aggravated sentence sought for allegedly meth dealer
Man faces felony charge for 3.5 pounds marijuana
Minnesota job gains lead to lowest unemployment rate for blacks on record
Saints punter says he wants to meet fourth-grade class from Thielen’s hometown
Vikings WR Thielen questionable but expected to play vs. Eagles
Jacket defense shuts down Frazee girls
Hot start gives Patriots win over LP-A girls
Alexandria sweeps season series from DL girls
'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
Social Security supports veterans, active duty military personnel
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
friends & neighbors
Student video contest registration open: Cash prizes for schools and students
Your legal rights: Beware of utility shut-off scams
Keepin' it old 'skool': Old Skool Boutique in Lake Park expands inventory
Salute to Business & Industry
Cold-weather snafus cause 3.2-cent gas price hike
Lantern lit loveliness: Itasca State Park to host special evening activities this Saturday
One-act play subsections set Jan. 25: Detroit Lakes cast to present Ibsen's 'A Doll's House'
Depth perception: Photo exhibit at DL's Trinity Lutheran is 'layered with meaning'
Why do we celebrate MLK Day?
A winter...triathlon?: DL community center to host indoor competition Jan. 20
Ed & JoAnne Lillis
Michael & Fern (Zayic) Olson
Tom & Bertha
Michael L. Jackson
Marcella M. Eberhardt
Chrystle L. Mortensen
Tongue frozen to flagpole? It happens
Letter: Take a close look at plans for the DL beach area
Keep America's family immigration system
Taking stock as we begin a new year
Marijuana: Feds intrude onto states' rights
Looking back on the year in the outdoors--and ahead to 2018
Thinking small: Wetlands are a whole other world
Brad Laabs column: Ice fishing has come a long, long way
Don't make waves--slow down on the ice
Blane Klemek column: To attract different birds, try new things
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
Minn. mom, former Olympic swimmer, competes for $1M on Survivor TV show
His way to Broadway: Minnesota’s De’Lon Grant has made his Broadway debut in ‘Come from Away’
Construction of ice palace to start today: Cold weather causes slight delay, but still on schedule
A frozen crop: Detroit Lake hosts first ice harvest in nearly 50 years
A frozen crop: Detroit Lake hosts first ice harvest in nearly 50 years
DL's first plunge into Polar Fest: A look back at the beginnings of the area's biggest winter festival
'The Legend of King Isbit': DL's ice palace to be inhabited by a very special royal guest
May 17, 2017
Nereson Chevrolet Cadillac has new sales and leasing consultant
Nereson Chevrolet Cadillac in Detroit Lakes has welcomed Steve Buchta to their sales team. Buckta has 21 years of sales experience and joined...
May 17, 2017 - 10:59am
March 11, 2016
State Trooper vehicles through the years
Question: I’ve noticed that the Minnesota State Patrol squad cars have a white front car door. I recall some years back that they did not....
March 11, 2016 - 5:50am
August 23, 2015
DL senior proves age ‘ain’t nothin’ but a number’
Ah, the golden years - when it’s time to retire and quietly slip into a continual mode of much-deserved relaxation. However, it seems some...
August 23, 2015 - 5:55am
June 10, 2015
Owners report theft from cars while parked in DL this week
Make sure you lock your car doors at night and don’t leave money inside: A half dozen or so cars parked throughout Detroit Lakes had items stolen from them or were rummaged through over the past week. Several of the thefts involved several hundred dollars in a wallet or money...
June 10, 2015 - 12:30pm
June 9, 2009
Rural North Dakota auto dealers say closings offer little savings
FARGO - Customers of two North Dakota car dealers that are losing Chrysler and General Motors auto franchises wonder how it's going to save manufacturers money. It's a question that both Larry Krein, owner of Lloyd's Motors in Jamestown, and Jeff Lemna, general manger of Offutt...
June 9, 2009 - 9:10am
June 8, 2009
Two injured in rollover accident west of Bemidji
Two Minnesota teens were injured after overcorrecting and rolling their vehicle today, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. 15-year-old Jacqueline A. Phelps, Willmar, Minn., was westbound on U.S. Highway 2 in a 1991 Acura Coupe when she went off the road on the left side, overcorrected...
June 8, 2009 - 12:55am
June 4, 2009
Wadena GM owner looking to build on the strength of his business
WADENA - Roger Dondelinger plans to keep the parts and service departments of his Wadena GM dealership in business. Dondelinger was forced to close the sales department at Wadena GM in May and dismiss his sales staff. The business, which will now be known as Wadena Auto Mall, may...
June 4, 2009 - 9:09am
May 20, 2009
6-year-old Bemidji boy treated and released after being hit by car
BEMIDJI - A 6-year-old Bemidji boy was struck by a vehicle at 5:44 p.m. Wednesday while crossing Irvine Avenue North. According to a report from the Bemidji Police Department: Audra Allen, age and address not listed, was driving a 1998 Toyota Camry north on Irvine when she noticed...
May 20, 2009 - 2:08pm
May 19, 2009
Menahga man dies in Monday morning crash
MENAHGA - A 37-year-old Menahga man was killed in a crash Monday morning in Wadena County. According to Sheriff Michael D. Carr, deputies arrived at 5:18 a.m. on Monday, May 18, at the intersection of Twin Lakes Road and 384th Street in Blueberry Township and discovered one man...
May 19, 2009 - 9:31am
May 18, 2009
Two injured in wrong-way accident on Highway 10 near New York Mills
NEW YORK MILLS - Two people sustained minor injuries when a pickup going the wrong way on Highway 10 early Monday collided head-on with a semi truck and rolled, the Minnesota State Patrol said. The 1997 Mazda pickup was going eastbound in the westbound lanes of the divided highway...
May 18, 2009 - 9:29am
Moorhead traffic backs up after truck hits pole
MOORHEAD - Traffic was backed up in downtown Moorhead this morning after a semi truck hit a power pole at First Avenue North and 11th Street about 7:40 a.m., knocking out power to the intersection. Moorhead Public Service was on scene at 8:20 a.m. to make repairs, and police were...
May 18, 2009 - 9:23am
May 16, 2009
Nereson's loses Jeep franchise
Chrysler's announcement that they are eliminating 789 dealerships across the country is affecting one car dealer in Detroit Lakes. Nereson Chevrolet-Cadillac-Jeep will be losing its Jeep franchise at an undetermined date. Chrysler is moving to cut 789 dealerships nationwide, about...
May 16, 2009 - 11:02am
May 15, 2009
Dent woman charged with fleeing police officers
A Dent woman is facing felony charges of fleeing a peace officer and first degree driving while intoxicated-test refusal in connection with a high-speed car chase that took place in Becker County this past Monday. Marlene Jean Honer, 49, of 40133 Purlieu Road, Dent, made her first...
May 15, 2009 - 4:44pm
May 13, 2009
Proposed county ATV policy draws a crowd
Though the issue of whether ATV users should be granted full, or even limited access to forest trails in Becker County remains hotly contested,...
May 13, 2009 - 4:10pm
After years of cruel and unusual delays, during the spring of fifth grade I was finally granted the birthright of every country-born male-child: A Honda 50 motorbike. The purchase wasn't free of agony. Not only did I overhear Mom and Dad argue the matter behind a closed door late...
May 13, 2009 - 1:18pm