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A contest for real saps: Vergas' Maple Syrup Festival to include syrup tasting contest
Al Franken, 'Giant of the Senate': Minnesota Senator visits Detroit Lakes, talks career pathways
Girl, 13, accused of leading SD police on high-speed chase in stolen SUV
A heartbreaking struggle: Homelessness in the region hard on elderly
White supremacist says fire at his new home in small ND town was arson
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James Amdal, 97, in attendance at state quarterfinal
Lakes Figure Skating Club ends season with success
Journey To The Tourney: Lake Park-Audubon returns to state
Otters' late charge falls short in state opener
Area gymnasts ready for state USAG
Thursday matters: Every day, His home in us
Food and fellowship: The Refuge continues to host free, weekly suppers
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Planning will help you see green in retirement
An evening of music and storytelling: Chinese entertainer Gao Hong to perform Thursday in NYM
Friends & Neighbors
Mistakes on Your Tax Return Could Lead to an Audit
Ryan Hanson Homes has new licensed realtor
Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Joins Essentia Health in Detroit Lakes
Back in business: Audubon Liquor Store purchased by brothers-in-law
Norby's recognized for 90 years of membership
Full WE Fest lineup announced
'Beauty and the Beast' debuts to magical $350M globally
Women on a roll: Female directors dominate at Fargo Film Festival
'Wheel of Fortune' unfortunate guess goes viral
'Sesame Street' to welcome muppet character with autism
Donald "Don" Darrell Schermerhorn
Donna Mae Graffis
Lyle E. Donley
Jeffrey M. Webber
Irene Leona Johnson
Letter: 'Extreme vetting' is a sham--we're already as safe as we can be
Letter: Eken says attack against him by fellow senator was 'flat-out lie'
Another Republican wedge issue to divide Minnesotans?
Letter: 'Repeal and replace' plan means tax cuts for the rich, fewer health benefits for the American people
Now is the time for next Farm Bill
Signs of spring: The lark and pasque flowers
Brad Laabs column: There's still quality lake ice for fishing
Waiting for Woodie Camp: Young waterfowlers can attend free, weeklong summer camp
Blane Klemek column: Pileated woodpecker can hollow out trees like a buzzsaw
Brad Laabs column: Get your poop in a scoop and clean up the lake, anglers!
You've gotta have faith: Christian filmmakers start up business, teaching academy in rural Audubon
My Christmas in Denmark: Different traditions, same feel
Late arrival for New Year's baby: First birth of 2017 at Essentia Health-St. Mary's is Azyloh Roberts
DLHS named 'Safe Sports School'
A $10,000 drop in the bucket: Red Kettle campaign gets big boost from anonymous donor in DL
Pine to Palm
June 10, 2011
Detroit Lakes building permits 'looking strong' this year
It's promising to be a good year for builders around Detroit Lakes, according to Community Development Director Larry Remmen. "Looking at the...
June 10, 2011 - 3:20pm
May 27, 2011
City abandons Front Street parking lot
After reviewing bids for the downtown parking improvements, the Detroit Lakes City Council has agreed to forego improvements to the Front Street parking lot and focus on the Veterans Park and the parking lot behind Norby's. City Engineer Jon Pratt explained that the low bid is a...
May 27, 2011 - 2:38pm
May 13, 2011
Hwy 10 construction pushed back
Motorists on westbound Highway 10 between Frazee and Detroit Lakes may encounter delays when a resurfacing project begins after Memorial Day. The project was previously scheduled to begin May 16. Westbound traffic will be reduced to one lane in areas where crews are working. The...
May 13, 2011 - 2:22pm
May 6, 2011
Down to one lane: Construction on Highway 10
A resurfacing project will be taking highway 10 between Detroit Lakes and Hawley down to one lane starting Wednesday. Going toward Hawley will be normal, coming back on the eastbound lanes could be a little slower-going. "It won't slow traffic, but drivers do need to slow down...
May 6, 2011 - 1:28pm
April 29, 2011
Hwy 10 resurfacing project is delayed
Two west central Minnesota projects that were scheduled to begin May 2 will be delayed due to spring road restrictions, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation. The Highway 10 resurfacing project on the eastbound lanes between Hawley and Detroit Lakes has been rescheduled...
April 29, 2011 - 12:51pm
March 2, 2011
TIF, plan in place for Downtown Crossing
The tax increment financing district and spending plan are in place for the redevelopment area behind Ace Hardware store.
March 2, 2011 - 2:21pm
February 23, 2011
Backyard Project on schedule
Things are humming right along for the new Backyard addition to the Detroit Lakes Community and Cultural Center. "Everything is going great,...
February 23, 2011 - 7:14am
Expansion on schedule
The Sanford Health Clinic building project is about 50 percent done and right on schedule. The new 33,000-square-foot addition will be completed...
December 23, 2010 - 3:03pm
October 21, 2010
DLCCC breaks new ground
A little less than three weeks ago, the fundraising campaign for the Backyard addition at the Detroit Lakes Community & Cultural Center reached...
October 21, 2010 - 8:00am
October 15, 2010
Crews plant trees
October 15, 2010 - 2:30pm
October 10, 2010
Forest Street closed Monday near Rossman School
Due to the Phinney Ave street improvements in Detroit Lakes, Forest Street - from Rossman Avenue to Summit Avenue - will be closed to through traffic from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Monday, according to the Detroit Lakes Street Department.
October 10, 2010 - 12:03pm
October 8, 2010
North Washington Avenue to open this afternoon
The Becker County Highway Department announces the completion of construction improvement on North Washington Avenue. The roadway will be opened to through traffic this afternoon. The side streets of Grant, Union and Central will remain closed until Monday when they're scheduled...
October 8, 2010 - 10:07am
October 1, 2010
Input meeting to be held Oct. 6 on frontage road west of town
The city of Detroit Lakes is hosting a neighborhood meeting Oct. 6 to talk about plans to put a service road from downtown to the west side of town. Community Development Director Larry Remmen said the city is hosting the meeting to "talk about how to get access from the downtown...
October 1, 2010 - 3:51pm
August 18, 2010
LP-A school construction to start soon
The pre-kindergarten through sixth grade elementary school in Audubon is getting ready for construction: Bids will be awarded Sept. 13 on the first phase of a $3 million project that involves new construction and renovation of the existing school. The bid opening for the "envelope"...
August 18, 2010 - 12:46pm
New look for N. Washington
All the rainy weather of the past few weeks hasn't slowed down the North Washington Avenue project, which is on track to be completed the first...
August 18, 2010 - 12:42pm