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Wadena woman gets nearly 5 years for selling meth
DL man charged with felony check forgery
AgweekTV: Food Blogger Makes It Big
Warrant issued for Detroit Lakes man
Ogema man sentenced for stolen watercraft
Thompson, Olds advance to Big Bear semifinals
Panthers own second half against DL to stay perfect in the Mid-State
Unbeaten Patriots hand Laker boys second Mid-State loss
Frisco treat: Bison overpower Sam Houston State to advance to FCS championship game
Cardinals pull away from DL in second half
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
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Gov. Dayton proclaims 'Acts of Kindness Week' statewide
friends & neighbors
Ecumen gets top rating from U.S. News & Worldwide Report
MRCA Inducts Fun Ta Boot Resort owners into MN Hospitality Hall of Fame, honors Fair Hills employee as Operator of the Year
Minnesota fuel costs down 3.2 cents per gallon
Jobs aplenty: Becker County's unemployment rate is lowest it's been in decades
Fuel cost down 2.6 cents last week
'Member of the Family': New book captures both the allure and horror of Charles Manson
Medora Christmas tour en route to Detroit Lakes: Musical set for Dec. 15 at George Simson Auditorium
'Rock & Roll Christmas' returns to DL's Holmes Theatre on Dec. 14
Dallas Holm to perform at The Refuge in DL this Sunday
'Winter Harvest' is in: New commemorative book on ice harvesting to be launched Saturday at BC Museum
Tom & Bertha
Robert and Marilynn Halverson
Jacob "Jake" Arntson
Blanch A. Olson
Lynn Hummel Column: Four blank walls
Lawmakers must be open about harassment allegations
Letter: Trump was right to cut size of national monuments
Lee Hamilton column: Balancing out the lobbyists
Updated: Winona LaDuke column: With Franken, Dems threw out baby with the bathwater
Blane Klemek column: Classic or modern, snowshoes are lots of fun
Brad Laabs column:Changes coming for northern pike fishing
Extremely rare Canada lynx spotted in northern Minnesota forest
Wild turkeys present hunting challenge
The smart move now is: Stay off the ice!
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
Israelson qualifies for U.S. Amateur
Defending champ to skip Pine to Palm for pro pursuits
Pine to Palm: Thursday Spotlight
83rd Pine to Palm
Welle returning to defend Pine to Palm championship
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