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DL man suffers gunshot wound
Exploring the lakes' winged wonders: Detroit Lakes' 20th Annual Festival of Birds set for May 18-21
Tax preparer accused of not paying her taxes
Level four special education facilities in the works
Klobuchar bill aims to bring in more rural doctors
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Area kids place at state free throw competition
Smith Leads Huskers at Big Ten Championships
Little Lakers Boys Basketball summer camp registration
Summer girls basketball camp registration
Hornets push win streak to four
It's National Stress Awareness Month: Take some time to unwind
Answering the call: Lake Park family to become long-term missionaries in Africa
Column: Christianity and "being cool"
Cuisine meets culture: LP-A International Foods class learns to prepare dishes native to variety of cultures
Column: Into the light
Friends & Neighbors
‘It was time to pass the baton’: Dean’s Country Market in Perham, NY Mills sold to Central Market owners
Midwest Workwear has new store manager
Two in one: Magnolia's moves to new building, rents extra space to massage therapist
Essentia Health St. Mary's staff honored, donate to nonprofits
DL Public Utilities recognized for electric reliability
A night dressed in neon: Holmes Theatre's Motion fundraiser to feature Post Traumatic Funk Syndrome
It's Shakespeare... with an apocalyptic twist: Detroit Lakes High School's spring play views British history through a zombie-infested lens
Column: Mosquitoes sometimes more than just annoying: Insect's bite can transmit malaria, which is fatal if left untreated
Associate justice and former Vikings great Alan Page speaking April 24 in Fergus Falls
New artist exhibit opens this week at DL's Trinity Lutheran Church
Richard M. Gordon
Janice Erickson Dollinger
Letter: War with North Korea would be a big mistake
Other Opinions: It's working, don't give up on effort to clean up Great Lakes
Letter: Doctors are on your side, elected officials should be, too
Earth Day--by the numbers
Lynn Hummel column: Grunting helps get the job done
Column: Whistling past the graveyard--wood ducks make big comeback
Brad Laabs column: Enjoy hunting panfish until 'fishing opener' May 12
Brad Laabs column: Ice is gone, get ready to launch your boat
Outdoors column: Wild turkeys are a Minnesota success story
Blane Klemek column: Little bird that could: the northern saw-whet owl
Consume those leafy greens for a healthy body
You've gotta have faith: Christian filmmakers start up business, teaching academy in rural Audubon
My Christmas in Denmark: Different traditions, same feel
Late arrival for New Year's baby: First birth of 2017 at Essentia Health-St. Mary's is Azyloh Roberts
DLHS named 'Safe Sports School'
Pine to Palm
March 20, 2017
Becoming 'Book Buddies': Humane Society launches reading program for kids, shelter pets
March is Reading Awareness Month, and in honor of that designation, the Humane Society of the Lakes has decided to launch a new program that...
March 20, 2017 - 1:30pm
March 5, 2017
Minnesota man charged with killing cats has massive social media following
MOORHEAD—A 23-year-old Moorhead man charged with killing at least three cats is an aspiring artist who has modeled for local businesses and...
March 5, 2017 - 2:07pm
January 19, 2017
It's a ruff business, but she loves it: Woman opens new pet grooming business in DL
Aileen Horne is a new pet groomer in town, and she's brought her many years of experience and a passion for animals to her business, The Fluffy...
January 19, 2017 - 1:30pm
August 28, 2016
How to save a life: Local shelter animals looking for a forever home
Looking for a friendly companion, but don't know where to go? There are two places to check out where there are dozens of loveable little friends...
August 28, 2016 - 5:00am
January 20, 2016
Secret lives of cats
Here are some things about stray cats you may not know: If you’re a cat-lover who is feeding and sheltering a stray or feral cat — keep it...
January 20, 2016 - 9:01am
September 12, 2015
These bonded seniors need a new home
This twofur is a bonded pair. They were surrendered to the shelter together after being together for years, and they need to be adopted together. 1....
September 12, 2015 - 5:55am
June 3, 2015
New law on dog, cat breeder registration to begin
A new Minnesota law requiring dog and cat breeders to register with the state and undergo annual inspections is getting off to a slow start. Just 20 breeders had registered voluntarily as of last month, fewer than state officials with the Minnesota Board of Animal Health had hoped...
June 3, 2015 - 12:00pm
May 27, 2014
New law puts lab cats, dogs up for adoption
Minnesota on Tuesday became the first state to ensure that dogs and cats used in laboratory testing be offered for adoption. Gov. Mark Dayton signed the Omnibus Supplemental Budget Bill containing the Beagle Freedom Law. Authored by Sen. Scott Dibble, DFL-Minneapolis, and Rep....
May 27, 2014 - 9:30am
November 28, 2012
Saving stray and feral cats
The moment you enter the Richville home of Jeanne Cannaday and Gary Ruehmann, you know you're in a house filled with love. From the three dogs...
November 28, 2012 - 12:15pm
December 17, 2008
Fat Cats featured at 'Holiday Cabaret' Thursday
Wednesday, Dec. 17 Square dance There will be a Larry's Plus square dance at 7 p.m. in the Detroit Lakes IOOF Hall. Caller is Larry Johansen. Holiday piano concert Russell Bunker and Paul Heisler perform an Advent/Christmas piano duet at noon today, as part of the Wednesdays...
December 17, 2008 - 12:00am
December 12, 2008
Rescued cats and dogs make wonderful pets
Welcome back to the bark side of life here in Ottertail, where crystalline portraits are painted on the windows in shades of silver and white. The reflection of the outdoor Christmas lights glisten in the early morning dawn and another cold chilly day begins at Rosswood. Warmth has...
December 12, 2008 - 12:00am
October 27, 2008
Full animal shelters mean lost pets depend on kindness of strangers
At McDonald's drive-through these days, Heather Schwengler doesn't ask if you want to super-size your order. "Have you lost a cat?" is what...
October 27, 2008 - 12:00am
June 11, 2008
Letter: Spay or neuter your cats
Well, how many of you know this is adopt-a-shelter cat-month? How many of you know at this moment there are between 30 to 50 cats waiting for homes in each local shelter with between 3 to 6 'new' cats coming in weekly -- few of which are spayed or neutered? And of those 3 to 6 'new'...
June 11, 2008 - 12:00am
Detroit Lakes ready to be capital for day -- The Fat Cats to perform at State Capitol
As Minnesota blows out 150 birthday cake candles today, the state is prepared to celebrate. To commemorate the once-in-a-lifetime milestone, the state is hosting Statehood Week, which runs through May 18. Five Minnesota cities representing Minnesota's different landscapes were selected...
May 11, 2008 - 12:00am
February 23, 2008
Local band -- the Fat Cats -- finds success on MySpace
DETROIT LAKES -- Over the years, the Fat Cats have changed a few group members here and there, taken a break from touring and only continued to grow successfully. Now they are using the Internet to claw their way to the top of cyberspace as well. Using the social network MySpace,...
February 23, 2008 - 12:00am