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Watch: Flames engulf an Otter Tail business
Changing lanes: Tyler Shipman car show seeks family to help
Goodbye, phosphorus--Rice Lake project moving forward
Hot jobs in Becker County: Majority of jobs only requiring two-year degrees
Crime & accidents
Lamoureux sisters give U.S. Olympic gold with dramatic goals
DL Youth baseball sign-up and skill assessment March 5-9
Laker boys pull away from Rangers in second half
Congratulations Laker Gymnastics
Lamoureuxs ready for one more shot at gold
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
Social Security supports veterans, active duty military personnel
friends & neighbors
Explore Lake Life Expo scheduled for Feb 23-24
Speakeasy sells to buyer who plans to lease building to Spitfire Bar & Grill
Minnesota gas prices down 2.5 cents this week
Survey: U.S. farmland values outpaced by overall land values: Number of sales up, too
Minnesota consumers warned not to borrow from unlicensed online lenders
What's new in lakes area entertainment this week
Break out the chocolate and wine for that special valentine
Heartfelt harmonies: Barbershop singers to deliver musical valentines on Feb. 14
'The Grumpy Gardener' provides a shovelful of ideas for minimizing gardening angst
Talking Stick accepting literary submissions
Owen Milo Accola
Supporting Denny McNamara
Ed & JoAnne Lillis
Hildur "Peg" Coen
George Anthony Oja
Suzanne J. Rogstad
Anna Marie Smith
Letter: One in four high schoolers now use tobacco products
Solar, wind power mean jobs for Minnesota
What people don't know about genetic testing can hurt them
Letter: Negotiator questions vote by DL School Board member
Life is short--buy the shoes
It's nest-building time for bald eagles
Brad Laabs column: Got the itch? Here are some open water spots
Refuting 'keyboard cowboys,' Wis. man verifies authenticity of famous entangled bucks
Don't let fish freeze before cleaning
Cold doesn't stop fun-loving river otters
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
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
Polar Fest's inaugural hotdish challenge brings in big, hungry crowd
Polar Fest ends with a bang – and a splash
'Building the Ice Palace': Artist Hans Gilsdorf reflects on challenges of construction
Snow much fun: DLHS art students make larger-than-life snow sculptures as part of Polar Fest
Tomorrow is last chance for kids to play in Preschool Palace
February 4, 2018
Impact of Giving Hearts Day continues to grow: Eight local nonprofits participating in Feb. 8 online fundraiser
Though this Thursday, Feb. 8 is already shaping up to be a "red letter day" in Detroit Lakes, with the evening's Ice Palace Grand Lighting Ceremony...
February 4, 2018 - 1:00pm
January 25, 2018
Eagles clothing drive is a big success
The Detroit Lakes Eagles Aerie 2342 and Eagles Auxiliary held a New Clothing Drive from Nov. 1 to Dec. 8. The community generously dropped of...
January 25, 2018 - 3:00pm
January 19, 2018
Saints punter says he wants to meet fourth-grade class from Thielen’s hometown
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. – New Orleans Saints punter Thomas Morstead wants to meet with elementary students from Minnesota Vikings receiver Adam...
January 19, 2018 - 5:33pm
December 10, 2017
Operation Teddy Bear: Lakes Area Parrot Heads spread Christmas cheer, hugs--and bears--at local hospital and nursing homes
When the Lakes Area Parrot Heads make their rounds at the local hospital and nursing homes every Christmas morning — with Santa and Mrs....
December 10, 2017 - 1:00pm
December 6, 2017
All aboard for some Christmas cheer!: Holiday Train rolls into Detroit Lakes Dec. 12
It's been 12 years since the Canadian Pacific Holiday Train first began making Detroit Lakes one of its annual stops, and each year, it has helped to keep the shelves of the Becker County Food Pantry filled with enough food to ensure that local families in need won't go hungry through...
December 6, 2017 - 4:00pm
Kiwanis Club helps spread Christmas cheer through lakes area: 'Holiday Wish' nominations, donations being accepted through Dec. 31
It's been about 18 years since the Kiwanis Club of Detroit Lakes and KRCQ Radio first began teaming up to brighten up the Christmas season for families experiencing tough times, by starting up a "Holiday Wish" program. "It started in 1999," says Kiwanis Club member Carrie Johnston,...
December 6, 2017 - 3:00pm
December 1, 2017
DAV Auxiliary gives 'Heart Pillows' to Fargo VA
Disabled American Veterans Auxiliary Unit 31, of Detroit Lakes, presented the Fargo VA Medical Center with 15 Heart Pillows recently. The pillows...
December 1, 2017 - 2:30pm
November 21, 2017
DAV Auxiliary quilt raffle winners announced
Disabled American Veterans Auxiliary, Lakeland Chapter/Unit 31 members recently announced the winners of their quilt raffle. Kaela Krause and...
November 21, 2017 - 4:21pm
November 20, 2017
They've got a Golden Ticket... DLCCC is surprise recipient of $1,000 Give to the Max Day prize; three other local nonprofits also get big boost from online fundraiser
Give to the Max Day, a unique one-day online giving marathon that has been in existence since 2009, broke all previous records this past Thursday,...
November 20, 2017 - 10:30am
November 12, 2017
It's time to 'Give to the Max': Donations accepted now through Thursday, Nov. 16, for online fundraiser benefitting local charities
Do you have the urge to make a donation to help your local animal shelter, food shelf or other nonprofit organization, but want to find a way...
November 12, 2017 - 3:00pm
Local Sons of Norway give back to community
Every year the Sons of Norway Vikingland Lodge in Detroit Lakes holds a silent auction in April, to raise money for its charitable foundation....
October 12, 2017 - 10:30am
September 25, 2017
Come on and celebrate! United Way Community Celebration set for Sept. 28 at DL Pavilion
Though the United Way's annual Community Celebration is traditionally held at the Detroit Lakes Pavilion, Executive Director LuAnn Porter would...
September 25, 2017 - 7:37am
August 30, 2017
Mann Financial fundraiser raises, donates $15,000
The team at Mann Financial hosted their third annual golf fundraiser at the Perham Lakeside Golf Course, and $15,000 was donated to area charities....
August 30, 2017 - 2:08pm
June 9, 2017
Giving back: Area middle schools make their mark
Teenagers. We've all been there. We remember the changes we went through. We know how awkward we felt at times. We remember trying to fit in...
June 9, 2017 - 12:00pm
June 2, 2017
Leathering up for lupus charity ride
June 2, 2017 - 10:00am