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Lakers take out Rangers in four sets
Jackets take six of seven matches from Lakers
Laker swimmers notch fifth straight victory
DL pushes shutout streak to four games against Crookston
Boys soccer completes sweep of Pirates
Knowing when, and how much, to step in
Learning the lingo of Social Security can help with your retirement planning
"The first day at school wasn't the worst day": Story from 1977 rings true today
Social Security celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month
Column: Sleeping with a neanderthal
friends & neighbors
Daggett Truck Line honors trucker for 'superb' driving
Cost Share Program makes organic certification more affordable, rebates available
Flipping houses--it's not like TV
Arvig schedules cut-over date for all-digital conversion in Ada, Callaway, Glyndon, Hawley and Lake Park
Nurse practitioner joins Essentia Health-Park Rapids Clinic
Maplewood State Park ready to host Leaf Days celebration
Fall into autumn this Friday
Big weekend ahead in Park Rapids: Art Leap, Great American Story events set Sept. 23-24
The hottest ticket in town: Essentia Health-St. Mary's "Fire & Ice" fundraiser set for this Friday, Sept. 22
‘Unveiling Nimuué’: Story of Minnesota’s ‘Glacial Woman’ to be revealed in original theatrical work
Beejay Eckman and Tracy Nealis
Nena Rae Bartnes
Jerry & Monica Thunstrom
Ronald F. Williams Sr.
Marlene A. Collins
Audrey @13@@10@(Pitsenbarger) Knauf
Alton O. Haugen
Like U.S., Canada has issues with healthcare, but the solution is not to dismantle universal care
Appeals panel goes against county, Osage gun range
Lesson from a missing girl: never give up hope
Most Americans are hungry for bipartisanship
The trauma of downsizing
Fall colors or not, fish still on their summer bite
Grizzlies have come back from the brink
A sight to make the neighbor drop his rake
Autumn full moons are fun times to fish
Black bears live in the shadows
His way to Broadway: Minnesota’s De’Lon Grant has made his Broadway debut in ‘Come from Away’
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
pine to palm
Bison golf no longer that other minor sport at NDSU
Gillam snaps Renner’s streak to take Super Senior crown
Piatz picks up second Pine to Palm Mid-Am title
Ystebo cruises to Pine to Palm Senior title
Chris Swenson captures the 85th Pine to Palm championship
August 24, 2017
It's raining cats (but not dogs) at DL shelter
Cat lovers, time to step up: The Marshmallow Foundation in Detroit Lakes could use some help. The shelter had 86 cats at the end of last month,...
August 24, 2017 - 11:50am
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