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Detroit Lakes’ first official Dog Park will have its grand opening on Thursday
Lord, give me a sign: OK, how about 10 of them?
AgweekTV: Drought Troubles
Challenge yourself and your friends to end hunger this summer: 'Open Your Heart to the Hungry and Homeless" campaign launches in July
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Thielen draws a crowd at Norseman Motors
Grunewald inspires; Ukkelberg third at USATF decathlon
State BMX Championship Series in DL July 1-2
Lamoureux campers, organizers wrapping up successful venture
Vikings' special teams spots up for grabs
What your grandchild can teach you about Social Security
Unearthing history:Minnesota couple seeks to remember the 'forgotten woman'
Column: The most significant Minnesota address in 1790
Turning back the pages
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Friends & Neighbors
Could you turn your hobby into a career?
Unemployment rate falls to 3.7 percent in May
BTD Manufacturing ramps up production capacity with new machines
A flavor for everyone: McKinley Nutrition serves teas, shakes in McKinley Plaza
If your old AC no longer beats the heat, it may be time for a new one
MSUM Summer Cinema Series opens July 10: Four summer Mondays to feature silent films and live music
Richwood Winery to host Summer Solstice Festival on Saturday
'A kind of merry war': Shakespeare in the Park's 'Much Ado' opens Thursday at DL's City Park
Duluth benefit concert to spotlight Native American artists
It's time to party!: Oak Crossing fundraiser set for June 23 at Holy Rosary
Richard P. Molstre
Miles W. "Pete" Peterson
Richard M. Lynch
Letter: New health law must cover pre-existing conditions
Eleven little mallards, swimming in a row
Who is the source of this hateful political climate?
Guest Editorial: Avoid trouble at your door
McFeely: Star Lake Casino project hits a possible snag
Blane Klemek column: Discovering the scarlet tanager
Column: Fishing and finances
Blane Klemek column: Cuckoos feast on forest tent caterpillars
Warm water fishing is here, time to adjust
Blane Klemek column: Saying goodbye to an old friend
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
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'
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