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Area football teams complete regular season play
Defense and a varied rushing attack give Lakers seventh win of the season
Roth runner-up at Creighton Classic
Lakers finish regular season with 17th victory
McCulloch all-time winningest football coach at Valley City State
'Stash your Ash'; Detroit Lakes ALC students bring awareness about cigarette butt pollution
Slice of the ice; Lakes Curling Club gears up for new season
An ode to my team
Seaberg turns 80
Lindens to celebrate 40th anniversary
Friends & Neighbors
A 'Midwest' mural; Artist paints a Minnesota-inspired mural on Midwest Printing building
Average MN gas prices down for October
WCI receives Responsive Philanthropy Award
Kreuger joins staff at Midwest Bank
Saying goodbye to Goodman's
The great debate: Apple or pumpkin? Holy Rosary volunteers already taking orders for annual pie sale
National Cat Day is Oct. 29!
'Bat Masks of Mexico'; Exhibit opens Monday at ‘The W’ coffee shop in Warren
St. Andrew's Society to host Scottish dinner Nov. 5
Museum's Barn Raising Bash' set for Oct. 29
Marylou F. Chromy
Douglas H. Meyer
Mavis L. Nelson
Constitutional Amendment will be on the ballot on Nov. 8.
Buboltz' say Skoe, Eken and Marquart are strong leaders for this area
Should I stay or should I go? Hurricane forces tough decisions
Trump wrong to attack Hillary through her husband
Free press group: 'Trump presidency represents threat to press freedom unknown in modern history'
Don't be fooled: Cold water doesn't mean lethargic fish
Mouse invasion is about finding food, warm place to nest
Whether you call it timberdoodle or woodcock, it's a great Minnesota bird
Special deer hunting season opens Thursday for youth with adult mentors
Explore the possibilities: New online tool helps find public hunting land
Ben Affleck's 'The Accountant' Dominates with $24.7 Million
Puppies saved from high-kill Texas shelter look for DL homes
A surprising celebration: DL's LuAnn Porter honored for 25 years with United Way
Three years and counting: DL family opens up about adoption struggles
Fired up for hunting season; Local Sportsman’s Clubs have their sights set on you
Pine to Palm
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...
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...
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...
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