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Beau Hanson gets fresh start after injury layoff
Pine to Palm Senior Division turns 50
Lakeview Junior Club Championship July 28-29
Vikings moving training camp to Eagan in 2018
Detroit Lake 5th-graders add Pacesetter Great Four-State crown to state and region laurels
Column: Breaking the ice--an introduction to Becker County
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Albright on dean's list at St. Cloud Tech
Oberg on dean's honor roll at Montana State
Scherzer turns 80
Friends & Neighbors
Minnesota Lottery continues to be recognized for its accounting and financial reporting
'Acting small, delivering big': Minnesota business makes name for itself in competitive automation industry
BBB, DLI warn against insurance deductible rebates
Department of Revenue offers tips for property tax refund filers ahead of August deadline
Plan your own adventure: DL Escape Room opens in Washington Square Mall
So close they can taste it: DL's Holmes Theatre to host WE Fest Karaoke Roundup finale on Saturday
Arts and music at Maplewood
Comedian Rodney Carrington comes to Shooting Star Friday
Coming home: Fargo native Shannon Curfman brings solo act to Shooting Star this Thursday
Looking for a good summer read? Your local library can help
Edwin A. Lundberg
Thomas Jerome Bridges Sr.
Oran L. Wilberg
Burl E. Bellanger
Letter: City needs to give veteran, landlord a break
Letter: DL should show compassion towards landlord, veteran
Port: I'm pretty sure we elected Zaphod Beeblebrox as president
Lost Italian: Refreshing summer slushes to to help beat the heat
Guest Editorial: Disabled veterans now get free access to state parks
Purple martins faring well in parts of Minnesota
Brad Laabs column: Best lake? Best time to fish? No easy answers
Some tips for successful warm-weather fishing
Blane Klemek column: A sleepy squirrel that acts like a prairie dog
Outdoors column: Minnesota gulls come in three species
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
O.J. Simpson granted October release from Nevada prison
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