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Murder suspect bludgeoned Otter Tail County mother, son with pipe wrench, charges say
County museum abloom with events this weekend
Commemorating the one-room schoolhouse: Museum seeks stories, photos, info on country schools for upcoming book
'The Ash Girl': DLHS's spring play offers darker take on familiar fairy tale
High court allows counties to pick financial auditors
Raiders down Patriots late in season-opening victory
Summit to address football concerns in Minnesota
Gorden to be inducted to MHSGCA Hall of Fame
Nordick selected as new Park Rapids Activities Director, head football coach
Area golf courses waiting on Mother Nature
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
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
April 12, 2018
Peterson: Work mandate for food stamps imperils next farm bill
Rep. Collin Peterson, D-Minn., said a Republican push to expand work requirements for a food assistance program has brought farm bill negotiations...
April 12, 2018 - 8:29am
March 8, 2018
Ag expert joins Rep. Peterson's committee staff
House Agriculture Committee Ranking Member Collin Peterson announced that Katie Zenk has joined the House Agriculture Committee Minority staff as professional staff. "Katie will bring impressive policy knowledge to the committee and will play an important role in developing policy...
March 8, 2018 - 9:02pm
September 22, 2017
Letter: Collin Peterson foe is 'heartless' Republican
Tim Miller, the Republican who wants Collin Peterson's seat in Minnesota's 7th Congressional District, just disqualified himself as a candidate for any person with a heart. If elected, he would join the heartless GOP House members who have long since given up the American ideal of...
September 22, 2017 - 10:58am
Collin Peterson to speak at health care forum in DL
Feeling anxious about your health care coverage? You're not alone. Aiming to replace the Affordable Care Act, the U.S. House approved its replacement version, called the American Health Care Act; the U.S. Senate is working on its own secret version; and it's anyone's guess what the...
June 22, 2017 - 8:00am
May 1, 2017
Farm bill stalwarts in Congress convinced farm bill deal will be reached
WASHINGTON — Sen. Pat Roberts, R-Kan., was talking with a group of ag journalists when Rep. Collin Peterson. D-Minn., strolled into the room, a little early for his own meeting with the group. Roberts, generally considered one of the funniest people in Congress, greeted Peterson...
May 1, 2017 - 10:33am
April 29, 2017
From an A to 'Incomplete': How N.D., Minn. political leaders grade Trump's first 100 days
President Donald Trump's first 100 days in office have given the public plenty to talk about. But is he doing a good job? It depends on who you...
April 29, 2017 - 2:17pm
April 13, 2017
Minnesota's 7th District Congressman Collin Peterson appearing on live broadcast "Your Legislators" tonight
Western Minnesota's 7th District Congressman Collin Peterson is scheduled to be the guest on the live broadcast "Your Legislators" on April 13 at 8:00 p.m. on many public television stations across the state. The program will also be available for viewing via Facebook Live on the...
April 13, 2017 - 11:46am
February 26, 2017
Why is it so hard to get internet in the country? Klobuchar, Peterson in DL Friday to 'seize the moment'
U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar and U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson met with about a dozen Internet service providers in Detroit Lakes Friday to help solve...
February 26, 2017 - 3:00pm
January 5, 2017
Guest Editorial: Dems should look to Collin Peterson, not Keith Ellison
The national Democratic Party is looking to the wrong Minnesotan to restore the party to power. North Dakota Democrats should learn from Washington's mistake, and ask the right Minnesotan — Congressman Collin Peterson of Detroit Lakes — for advice.
January 5, 2017 - 8:00am
December 22, 2016
Peterson supports Trump's wish to repeal NAFTA
So what can Americans, and particularly farmers in rural Minnesota, expect from a Trump presidency in 2017? "Honest answer? I have no idea—and...
December 22, 2016 - 4:00pm
September 7, 2016
Elected officials hold affordable housing discussion
Sen. Amy Klobuchar and Congressman Collin Peterson recently hosted a Midwest Minnesota Community Development Corporation visit in Thief River...
September 7, 2016 - 10:31am
April 10, 2016
Peterson receives Builder of the Valley Award
The Red River Valley Development Association presented Congressman Collin Peterson with the 2016 Builder of the Valley Award during an honor...
April 10, 2016 - 5:00am
March 28, 2016
As delegate, Peterson says he’d vote for Sanders
Rep. Collin Peterson, D-Minn., said he would vote for Bernie Sanders if he attends the Democratic National Convention as a superdelegate. Sanders...
March 28, 2016 - 5:30am
July 25, 2015
NRCC anti-Peterson agenda dumb and dumber
The agenda must be dumb and dumber for the folks at the National Republican Congressional Committee if the best they can do is go after 7th District Congressman Collin Peterson, D-Minn. Peterson, who has been re-elected again and again since 1990, is in the committee’s sights, but...
July 25, 2015 - 5:00am
April 11, 2015
Peterson builds Haiti connection
U.S. Congressman Collin Peterson made an interesting new friend in Haiti while being one of eight members of a congressional congregation that...
April 11, 2015 - 5:45am