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AgweekTV: Sczepanski Farm Insolvency
Crash near Ice Cracking Lake kills two, injures two
DL man sentenced for animal cruelty
Murder suspect bludgeoned Otter Tail County mother, son with pipe wrench, charges say
Dragon Open kicks off summer golf tournaments June 11
Vikings open season at home against 49ers, have four nationally televised games
Raiders down Patriots late in season-opening victory
NorthStar Academy team accepted into new hockey league
Summit to address football concerns in Minnesota
Unwrapping #MeToo with grace
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
friends & neighbors
Parent company of Herberger's could be headed for liquidation
Detroit Lakes couple forced to spend extra $2,000 on flights home after being stranded in Mexico by Sun Country
Peterson: Work mandate for food stamps imperils next farm bill
Arvig to boost workforce by 160
Ketter joins Mid-Minnesota as DL branch manager
Special music event coming to DL library April 24
What's coming up for arts and entertainment around the region
What's new in arts and entertainment around the region
Crawling with creativity: Detroit Lakes' 2nd Annual Art Crawl set for April 19-21
Stories sought for new musical set in Otter Tail County
Lottie Ann Thomas
Merle R. Meyer
George B. Scarborough
Family of slain child says multiple people called Otter Tail County social services
Letter: Help make these school projects community plans
Letter: Thumbs up to all you snowplow drivers
Letter: An alternative DL school building plan
Divided loyalties--don't be quick to judge
Ice-out shaping up to be late: Brutally cold April will impact May fishing opener
Wild turkey a success story in Minnesota
Snowy start to steelhead season: Despite snowstorm, Brule River anglers turn out for opener
Now is the time to clean, repair your birdhouses
Let's bring back the fishing pier at Dunton Locks
Getting ahead of the curve: Cancer rehab in DL helps patients get back into life
'We'll strive to be fair': Two of Becker County’s top legal eagles talk about upcoming judgeships
Ruby's Pantry helps families make ends meet; Local mom of 7 shares her story
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
Letter: Ice palace co-chairs thank the community
Youth fishing derby on Little Detroit Lake was 'great success'
The walls came tumbling down: Ice palace demolished on Friday
Totally tube-ular!: Elementary school students get outside to slide
Polar Fest's inaugural hotdish challenge brings in big, hungry crowd
December 25, 2016
'Not the gumdrop buttons!': DLHS students, teachers have 'Literary Gingerbread House Competition'
Just before winter break, the Detroit Lakes High School decided to put on a "Literary Gingerbread House Competition," inviting students and staff...
December 25, 2016 - 9:00am
December 23, 2016
Gas prices surge ahead of Christmas, New Year in unusual trend
BOSTON — (Dec. 20, 2016) — As millions of Americans take to the road to celebrate the holidays, many are being forced to dig deeper in their wallets. Nationally, gas prices have seen their largest December rise in six years and are likely to continue rising through the...
December 23, 2016 - 7:00am
December 22, 2016
Happy Holidays from the Detroit Lakes Library
Christmas is upon us, and many of us will be traveling to be with family during the holidays. According to the United States Department of Transportation's...
December 22, 2016 - 8:00pm
The art of teaching art: Waubun art teacher has freelance glass-fusing studio in her home
Nadine Walker, an art teacher with Waubun-Ogema-White Earth Schools, has always loved art, but she really started experimenting with it in Junior...
December 22, 2016 - 5:00pm
December 18, 2016
'Christmas at Our House': First Lutheran Church invites the community to enjoy Christmas feast
For many of us, Christmas is a day to be spent with family and friends — opening presents, singing our favorite carols, enjoying all those...
December 18, 2016 - 2:00pm
Santa's little helpers: Delivery services work overtime to meet Kringle’s deadline
Detroit Lakes woman, Danielle Ramsey, remembers it like it was yesterday: "I think it was the day after Thanksgiving, I ordered a Christmas present...
December 18, 2016 - 6:00am
December 16, 2016
'Four calling birds, three French hens, two turtle doves...': Christmas bird counts for DL area, Tamarac Refuge set this week
The holidays are almost upon us — which means it must be time for the National Audubon Society's annual Christmas Bird Count. This year,...
December 16, 2016 - 11:00am
December 11, 2016
'Rock & Roll Christmas' is back!
Rock & Roll Christmas is a Holmes tradition that will get you into the spirit and rock you through the holidays! Now on their sixth year in Detroit...
December 11, 2016 - 1:00pm
December 10, 2016
'This Little Light of Mine': Trinity Lutheran to host 14th annual Candles & Carols Dec. 18
Christmas stories spun and carols sung by candlelight, with a homemade turkey dinner to follow — it's become a popular tradition at Detroit...
December 10, 2016 - 5:00pm
December 9, 2016
The power of music: Christmas Sing-Along fundraiser set for Sunday at Holmes Theatre
Do you love Christmas caroling, and singing along with the radio? Would you like the opportunity to raise some money for a good cause while you...
December 9, 2016 - 10:30am
December 8, 2016
Guest editorial: Don't ditch local businesses this Christmas
Here's something to add to your Christmas to-do list: Shop local. Sadly, "shop local" has become such a ubiquitous phrase, it may have lost its punch. People hear it but don't really take the time to think about why they should invest their holiday shopping dollars into the community...
December 8, 2016 - 12:00pm
December 7, 2016
An explosion of everything Christmas: Detroit Lakes woman creates holiday wonderland in her home
Donna Overby of Detroit Lakes has always loved decorating and baking for Christmas, but in 1996, she found herself in a bit of a holiday funk....
December 7, 2016 - 6:00pm
December 4, 2016
'An Andy and Bing Christmas': Former NFL player to bring classic Christmas show to DL
How does a former professional football player, who still proudly wears his 2006 Indianapolis Colts Super Bowl Championship ring on his finger,...
December 4, 2016 - 5:00pm
Holiday Train rolls into Detroit Lakes Dec. 12
Santa Claus will once again be rollin' into Detroit Lakes on his "boogie-woogie choo-choo train" next Monday, Dec. 12, when the Canadian Pacific Holiday Train stops at the Holmes Street railroad crossing at 2:30 p.m. "The kids will still be in school," says Becker County Food Pantry...
December 4, 2016 - 2:00pm
Buy a Christmas tree, help a kid: Young Life fundraiser is popular in Detroit Lakes
For some 30 years, Young Life has been selling fresh-cut Christmas trees in Detroit Lakes. It's a great holiday tradition that helps raise money...
December 4, 2016 - 9:00am