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New program gives special needs kids new experiences
Boater said he was trying to herd buck to shore
Serious subject can be defused with humor, poetry, song
Graduating pups: Patriot Dog program doubles
Hawley man injured in sugar beet truck wreck
Lakers celebrate Homecoming with a 42-7 blowout of East Grand Forks
Prowlers fend off Laker volleyball 3-1
Laker boys battle Sabres again at Hermes Invite
Green Wave defeats Laker boys soccer 5-1
Girls XC fifth at Hermes Invite, Frazee eighth
Sims 60th Anniversary
Parishioners to host fundraiser Oct. 9
Finding happiness through God amidst the chaos
Leafy greens: Being healthy inside and out
Schools to celebrate International Walk to School Day
Friends & Neighbors
Jonny’s opens food truck in Detroit Lakes
Kangas joins Nereson in sales department
DEED offering grants for jobs initiative
What’s up with new payment cards?
M State to celebrate 50 years of ‘power’
Bakke to hold old fashioned roast beef dinner
Pumpkin Art at library Oct. 15
Mixed Blood’s ‘Minnecanos’ at Holmes Tuesday
Renaissance meets Oktoberfest
Songwriter, historian to do show in Cormorant Oct. 6
Celebrate Minnesota’s manufacturing
We face challenges to representative democracy
Letter: Investment in students is investment in DL
Letter: Now is the time for DL taxpayers to invest in kids
It’s murder but it’s only entertainment
Bring out your minnows for the big fall bite
The handsome wood duck is passing through the area right now
DNR seeks input on northern MN forest plan
Lake Carlos State Park to offer snowshoe workshop
DNR seeking Leech Lake management plan input
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
August 21, 2015
Friday Matters: Everyday Genie in a Bible
Do you think about what God sees in you or what others see? Hey this is Debbie Griffith with Everyday Matters. It’s definitely a process to...
August 21, 2015 - 5:00am
August 20, 2015
Aunt Wendy comes to visit
It was always a very big deal when my uncle Johnny came to visit. Johnny was a bachelor who drove a convertible and he was always laughing and chuckling. There weren’t many convertibles around in those days and when Johnny came, we always piled in and sat on top of the back seat...
opinion / Lynn Hummel
August 20, 2015 - 5:45am
Thursday Matters: Everyday Works
What do you think Jesus wants from us? Hey this is Debbie Griffith with Everyday Matters. I think He wants our love and thankfulness for what...
August 20, 2015 - 5:00am
August 19, 2015
Blueberry Flax Muffins are satisfying, yet healthy treat
There are some nights so magical that you hardly know how to put them into words. Fortunately, one guest at last week’s second annual Banquet...
Life / Food
August 19, 2015 - 5:10am
SSI disability payments are partially based on total household income
Q: I receive Supplemental Security Income (SSI) disability. Why do my husband’s wages reduce the monthly amount I receive? A: Although administered by Social Security, SSI is a very different assistance program for people having low income if either over age 65 or disabled, including...
August 19, 2015 - 5:05am
Wednesday Matters: Everyday You Are Not Alone
Do you feel rejected by a friend or family member? Let me tell you...YOU ARE NOT ALONE. Hey this is Debbie Griffith with Everyday Matters. James...
August 19, 2015 - 5:00am
August 18, 2015
Tuesday Matters: Everyday “What do you say?”
Debbie, what do you say to parents that are losing their little 16th month old boy to cancer? The parents are Christian but can’t understand...
August 18, 2015 - 5:00am
August 17, 2015
Monday Matters: Everyday Hurt Shared
Believe me I know what it means to hurt. Hey this is Debbie Griffith with Everyday Matters. The recovery from my scoliosis back surgery was horrendous...
August 17, 2015 - 5:00am
August 15, 2015
Multiple strategies needed to fix Mille Lacs mess
I have resisted writing about the Mille Lacs Lake situation for months now. It has come to the point that I can’t hold back an opinion now, especially with the fact I have a public forum to share my observation. I have held back as I have taken the opportunity to read many articles...
outdoors / Brad Laabs
August 15, 2015 - 5:15pm
Blane Klemek: Feathered friends feverishly feeding and foraging
Often as it is, when we watch wildlife going about their business it’s the eating business that we observe them doing: squirrels cracking acorn shells, deer grazing on hay fields, or ducks dabbling in the wetlands. All creatures great and small spend a large part of their daily...
outdoors / Blane Klemek
August 15, 2015 - 5:10pm
August 14, 2015
Friday Matters: Everyday But
1) I’m sorry I hurt you BUT you really upset me. 2) I should have kept my mouth closed BUT you needed to hear it. 3) I know I was wrong BUT...
August 14, 2015 - 5:00am
August 13, 2015
Connected to everyone in the world
I know you — you are a friend of a friend of a friend who has a cousin in China who made the straw hat I’m wearing. In 1929, Frigyes Karinthy wrote a short story called CHAINS in which he introduced the idea of “six degrees of separation.” The theory is that everyone is a...
opinion / Lynn Hummel
August 13, 2015 - 5:45am
Thursday Matters: Everyday Just Not Right
Okay so you’re talking to a person who says they know and love Jesus. Great. But the more you talk the more you realize that you’re kinda...
August 13, 2015 - 5:00am
August 12, 2015
You can get both survivor, retirement benefits, just not at the same time
Q: Does starting Social Security as a widow prevent me from receiving my own retirement? A: No. If eligible for SSA survivors benefits as widow or widower and also for your own retirement, you can start the smaller one first and switch to the higher later on. Based on age, survivors...
August 12, 2015 - 5:10am
Cocktails are a refreshing way to enjoy the heat
The heat of summer has certainly found its way up north. One way we like to beat the heat is to stay cool with chilled beverages. Whether...
Life / Food
August 12, 2015 - 5:05am