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Hawley man killed, three others badly hurt in Becker County crash
Sugar beet worker spreads joy with costumes
Detroit Lakes family looking to hire private investigator to look for missing boy
Minnesota launches rural helpline
Police investigating multiple overdoses in Mahnomen County left one dead
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Laker boys XC heads to sections with win at Park Rapids
Skate Like a Girl day aimed at finding and keeping younger skaters
Hawley upsets Barnesville for paddle trophy
Area football week seven report
Mahnomen takes command of Section 8A
How did Social Security work without computers?
Local Sons of Norway give back to community
National Honor Society at LP-A inducts new members
Pumpkin cookies with maple glaze epitomize fall flavors
friends & neighbors
Making an IMPACT: Local crew sets out to begin book binding business
Norby's accepts Retailer of the Year award
Having trouble paying your heating bill? LIHEAP could help
MN gas prices down this week
It's creepy, it's kooky, mysterious and spooky: Halloween events aplenty set for lakes area this month
"Classic Country" tribute coming to Holmes Theatre Oct. 19
Pat & Donna Surface to present 'Remember When' at NYM Saturday
The history of Columbus Day
Joe and Karen Merseth
Don & Norma Smith
William "Bill" & Anita Hill
Sharon L. Vareberg
George "Joe" Cresswell
Agnes "Babe" Rose Wenner
Jean G. Wills
How do we make a great country still greater?
Letter: Fox is guarding henhouse at EPA
DL School Board member apologizes to preschool teachers
Tribune Editorial: Want to be taken seriously? Stop using vocal fry
Leaving home--and finding a new one
Asian Lady Beetles are pesky but harmless
Fishing opportunities heat up as water temps drop
Full-moon fishing in October is fantastic
In the woods, a lot can happen in an hour
Fall colors or not, fish still on their summer bite
Welcome to the dark side: Local museum's first 'After Dark' event brings sold-out crowds
His way to Broadway: Minnesota’s De’Lon Grant has made his Broadway debut in ‘Come from Away’
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
pine to palm
Late string of birdies gives Hoge fourth straight PGA Tour card
Bison golf no longer that other minor sport at NDSU
Gillam snaps Renner’s streak to take Super Senior crown
Piatz picks up second Pine to Palm Mid-Am title
Ystebo cruises to Pine to Palm Senior title
June 24, 2015
Ward 3 alderman moved to Ward 2
Following a brief question and answer session with both candidates, current Detroit Lakes City Ward 3 Alderman Jay Schurman was chosen to fill the vacancy created by the resignation of Ward 2 Alderman David Aune last month. Nevertheless, fellow candidate David Brainard indicated...
June 24, 2015 - 1:57pm
May 15, 2015
City agrees to discuss ordinance if DNR agrees not to sue
The Detroit Lakes City Council took action at its Tuesday night meeting to formalize the city’s commitment to continued discussions with the Minnesota DNR regarding updates to the city’s shoreland ordinance. A resolution was passed, by a 7-1 vote, that authorized city staff...
May 15, 2015 - 9:22am
April 29, 2015
Detroit Lakes City Council is taking applications for Ward 2 spot
The City of Detroit Lakes will be accepting applications for the position of Ward 2 city alderman until June 1. Interested individuals who live within the city’s second ward are invited to submit their resumés to the city administrator’s office for consideration. At a special...
April 29, 2015 - 12:45pm
April 26, 2015
DL alderman resigns; who will fill seat?
When Detroit Lakes City Alderman David Aune was sworn in for another four-year term on the City Council in January, it seemed unlikely that his...
April 26, 2015 - 5:55am
April 19, 2015
New hotel is legal, ethical wasp’s nest
Who would have thought it would be so controversial for the city of Detroit Lakes to follow its long-range plan? One key aspect of the plan...
April 19, 2015 - 5:50am
October 10, 2012
Fees go up again in DL
Fees are going up in Detroit Lakes. The Detroit Lakes City Council approved raising liquor fees, rental fees, building permit fees and various other fees Tuesday evening. On-sale liquor license fees have increased from $3,000 a year to $3,300, and on-sale 3-2 licenses have increased...
October 10, 2012 - 11:50am
September 19, 2012
Thumbs up to Detroit Mountain
Tuesday evening at a special meeting, the Detroit Lakes City Council approved becoming the landowner of the Detroit Mountain project and contributing...
September 19, 2012 - 12:43pm
May 9, 2012
City council approves The Refuge's request for Hope Fest 2012 gathering
The Refuge has been cleared to hold Hope Fest 2012 on June 21-24. The Detroit Lakes City Council approved a request by The Refuge to host a gathering on its property along Tower Road. The land has been donated to The Refuge for a future women's shelter. In a letter to the council,...
May 9, 2012 - 12:09pm
September 8, 2010
Developer balks at higher costs
After a couple weeks of sending e-mails back and forth, the partners who make up DLM Downtown Properties LLC said they will give the Detroit Lakes Development Authority an answer in 30-60 days whether they are moving forward and developing the crescent area or not. "They haven't...
September 8, 2010 - 12:45pm
September 18, 2008
Crisis Center to build DL shelter
DETROIT LAKES - Without the city's support, Director Jan Logan said, the Lakes Crisis and Resource Center would not be looking at relocating and building a shelter.
September 18, 2008 - 12:00am
June 26, 2008
Rising fuel costs cause budget woes for DL
DETROIT LAKES - It's no secret increasing fuel prices are affecting everyone. The city is no exception. Sixty percent of budgeted funds for fuel are already gone in only the first five months of the year.
June 26, 2008 - 12:00am
June 19, 2008
Detroit Lakes City Council showed foresight in updating sign ordinance
The digital billboards suddenly cropping up in Fargo are a sign that the Detroit Lakes City Council was wise to update its sign ordinance when it did. According to a story in The Forum of Fargo-Moorhead, Fargo's first digital billboard was installed just a few weeks ago on the corner...
June 19, 2008 - 12:00am