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Lakers open baseball playoffs Tuesday
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Yliniemi earns wildlife award
Teig earns NDSU pharmacy degree
Dagen named Merit Scholar at UMC
Local students on Mayville dean’s list
St. Mary’s-Essentia Health births
Friends & Neighbors
DL Speak Easy opens new Bean & Cream
Jeremiah Dagel joins Essentia Urgent Care
Michael Norby named as a retail champion
Joining a wedding on a budget
Low gas prices prompt more road trips
Tuesdays in the Park: Concert series starts June 7 in DL
World Ocean Day will be celebrated June 8
Next week in entertainment
Street Faire at the Lakes returns to DL
Glacial woman statue unveiling June 18 in Pelican
Edward M. Leitheiser
Sharon Leigh Christopherson
Duane M. Hanson
Ruth Ann Aho
Molly Rae Bartos
Instead of just hoopla, let’s really support vets
The case for limited government
Letter: ‘Ashamed and embarrassed’ at school vote results
Letter: Voting is a right, not a privilege
Age not a factor in presidential race
Deer management good but needs improvement
Fishing, like the weather, is heating up
The wonderfully wild world of wetlands
State parks expand self-service options
What are ATV laws and regulations in MN?
150+ fun things to do!
2016 Detroit Lakes High School Grad Book
May Summer Scene
2016 events around the surrounding lakes area
North Country Scenic Trail runs through here
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
May 20, 2016
DL sixth graders learning to make a difference
The Butterfly Effect: The scientific theory that a single event, no matter how seemingly insignificant, can have a ripple effect, and create...
May 20, 2016 - 5:55am
April 10, 2016
New charity group forms in DL area
A new charitable organization is forming in Detroit Lakes, full of volunteers who are determined to help homeless families. “We’re called...
April 10, 2016 - 5:50am
December 31, 2015
Here are 5 ways to be charitable on a budget
If you’ve ever wondered if you can be charitable with only a few extra dollars in your wallet or a little bit of free time, the answer is yes. You just have to get a little creative. In the Chronicle of Philanthropy’s latest analysis of charitable giving, it appears people who...
Business / money management
December 31, 2015 - 5:15am
December 17, 2015
Tis the season to be aware of charity scams
It’s natural to want to give during the holiday season. Unfortunately, not everyone sees the season that way. Some use it as a way to scam others. Scams perpetrated in the name of charity are on the rise, according to the Better Business Bureau’s Wise Giving Alliance (WGA) and...
opinion / editorials
December 17, 2015 - 5:10am
Made with ‘pride and joy’: Homemakers group gives back to community
Every month since 1973, the Pride and Joy Homemakers Club has been gathering at members’ homes to work on a variety of philanthropic and educational...
June 17, 2015 - 1:18pm
June 5, 2015
BBB Wise Giving Alliance offers tips to avoid donor deception
The Better Business Bureau’s Wise Giving Alliance (BBB WGA) has joined with the Federal Trade Commission, State Attorneys General, and State Charity Regulators to help the donating public avoid questionable fund raising circumstances and find trustworthy charities to support. The...
June 5, 2015 - 5:45am
May 8, 2015
DL students raise funds for various charities through essay
Aesop once quoted, “No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.” Sixth graders at Detroit Lakes Middle School have put these...
Life / wave
May 8, 2015 - 5:15am
December 11, 2014
Minnesota nonprofits say charitable giving at pre-recession levels
St. Paul -- Nonprofits take heart: There are strong signs, according to a statewide study released Thursday, that charitable giving across Minnesota is making a slow, steady climb to pre-recession levels. Giving has risen for four straight years, according to the most recent data...
December 11, 2014 - 8:30am
February 6, 2013
'Giving Hearts Day' helps local nonprofits
Come on, have a heart! For the sixth year, Dakota Medical Foundation and Impact Foundation is helping charities in western Minnesota and North Dakota raise money through Giving Hearts Day. Taking place on Valentine's Day each year, the organization offers up to $4,000 in matching...
February 6, 2013 - 11:41am
September 26, 2012
Shooting Star donates quilts to RMH
The Ronald McDonald House Charities of the Red River Valley (RMHC-RRV), located in Fargo, recently received a donation of 60 hand-painted and...
September 26, 2012 - 8:29am
August 27, 2010
TEAM golf tournament raises $95,000
TEAM Industries started in the town of Cambridge, Minn., in 1967 by Don and Bea Ricke. The newly created company started with a dream of bringing jobs to rural Minnesota. Forty-three years later, TEAM Industries is still bringing jobs to rural locations in each of its five facilities...
August 27, 2010 - 3:43pm
November 23, 2008
Volunteers build playhouse for charity
DETROIT LAKES - In a matter of just a few short hours, about 25 people chipped in and a playhouse was built for some lucky kid. As part of...
November 23, 2008 - 12:00am
July 6, 2008
From charity case to champ
DETROIT LAKES - A young horse, barely a year old, was originally a charity case for Detroit Lakes hairdresser (and horse enthusiast) Jonathan Danielson, but after some nourishment and serious grooming, Elsa became the 2008 Pinto World Champion in Tulsa, Okla., at the end of June. Elsa,...
July 6, 2008 - 12:00am