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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
Moorhead looks to new development strategies as Herbergers set to close
Summit to address football concerns in Minnesota
Nordick selected as new Park Rapids Activities Director, head football coach
Area golf courses waiting on Mother Nature
Gopher Road Trip coming to Perham
Smith, Huskers to battle for Big Ten Championship
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
March 12, 2018
What's ahead for the region's arts scene in the coming weeks?
VocalEssence's 'River Songs' coming to Holmes Theatre April 6 DETROIT LAKES — Even in the land of 10,000 lakes, the Mississippi River...
March 12, 2018 - 10:40am
December 3, 2017
'New Standards' for holiday tradition: Show coming to Holmes Theatre this Friday breaks the seasonal mold
A 10-year Twin Cities holiday tradition that sold out two shows at Minneapolis' 2,000-seat State Theatre this weekend (causing a third to be...
December 3, 2017 - 5:00pm
December 1, 2017
Christmas bake sale and concert to be held in Vergas Dec. 3
VERGAS — The Vergas Looneys Relay for Life team will present the second annual "A Christmas Gathering" concert and bake sale this Sunday, Dec/ 3, from 2-4 [/,/ at the Vergas Event Center. All proceeds go to the American Cancer Society. This year's performers include the Band...
December 1, 2017 - 11:00am
November 24, 2017
M State choirs welcome the holiday season with 'Gloria'
FERGUS FALLS — Minnesota State Community and Technical College welcomes the holiday season this year with an 80-voice choral performance of John Rutter's "Gloria" and costumed Old English carolers singing traditional Christmas favorites. The M State Music Department's Holiday...
November 24, 2017 - 10:00am
'One of Those Nights' to remember: McGraw, Hill perform a real-life love story for F-M
FARGO — With romantic crooning, affection in their eyes and undeniable respect for one another, head-turning duo Tim McGraw and Faith Hill...
August 24, 2017 - 11:28pm
June 21, 2017
Sanford bash for 15,000: Concert featuring Fergie, Lionel Richie, marks completion of nearly $500 million hospital
FARGO — Thousands of people flocked to the field behind the new Sanford Medical Center here Wednesday night, June 21, to celebrate its...
June 21, 2017 - 9:28pm
June 19, 2017
Rock of the 70s Tour comes to Shooting Star June 23: Iconic bands to take the stage in Mahnomen for one night only
Mahnomen's Shooting Star Casino will be taking a musical journey back to the 70s when rock 'n' roll icons the Pat Travers Band, Pure Prairie...
June 19, 2017 - 8:00am
April 1, 2017
Heartland Symphony Orchestra features Youth Concerto winners at spring concert on April 1-2
The Heartland Symphony Orchestra closes out its 40th season with their concert entitled "Destinations" on Saturday, April 1, 2017, 7:30 p.m....
April 1, 2017 - 1:54pm
March 31, 2017
Emmy Award-winning Tonic Sol-Fa returns to DL: A capella concert set for Monday at Historic Holmes Theatre
The Historic Holmes Theatres is proud to present an Emmy Award winning trio that has earned a reputation as America's premier vocal group. A...
March 31, 2017 - 12:00pm
March 1, 2017
Copper Street Brass coming to DL for March 3 concert
Combining classical music with jazz, pop and rock, Copper Street Brass has wowed audiences with their innovative blend of musical style and breath-taking...
March 1, 2017 - 1:39pm
January 18, 2017
Detroit Lakes Middle School band concert is Monday
The Detroit Lakes Middle School Bands will present their second concert of the school year in the Winter Band Concert on Monday, Jan. 23 beginning at 7:30 p.m. The performance will be presented in the Detroit Lakes George Simon Middle School Auditorium.
January 18, 2017 - 8:00pm
January 4, 2017
Chart-topping country artist Neal McCoy at Shooting Star Friday
Multi-platinum country singer Neal McCoy will perform live at Mahnomen's Shooting Star Casino, Hotel and Event Center this Friday, Jan. 6, at...
January 4, 2017 - 8:19am
December 23, 2016
Celebrate New Year's Eve with the Long Prairie Chamber Orchestra
What better way to ring in the New Year than with marches and waltzes and polkas? The Long Prairie Chamber Orchestra, joined by friends from the St. Francis Concert Orchestra, will continue the worldwide New Year's Eve concert tradition in Long Prairie. The concert will be conducted...
December 23, 2016 - 10:00am
December 15, 2016
Community band to give holiday concert this Saturday at First Lutheran
For those who were paying attention to the roundup of holiday events that was included in a feature about the Grace Lutheran Church Holiday Vendor Fair in last week's Community pages, you may have noticed a listing for the Lakes Area Community Concert Band's Holiday Concert on Sunday,...
December 15, 2016 - 3:00pm
November 10, 2016
Bruno Mars plans concert in Fargo
Grammy-winning singer Bruno Mars apparently is bringing his magic to the Fargodome. Mars recently released on his website a list of cities he plans to perform at during his 24K Magic Tour, though dates have yet to be released. Fargo was among more than 80 cities in the U.S., Canada...
November 10, 2016 - 11:16am