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St. Mary’s-Essentia Health births
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DL Speak Easy opens new Bean & Cream
Jeremiah Dagel joins Essentia Urgent Care
Michael Norby named as a retail champion
Joining a wedding on a budget
Low gas prices prompt more road trips
Tuesdays in the Park: Concert series starts June 7 in DL
World Ocean Day will be celebrated June 8
Next week in entertainment
Street Faire at the Lakes returns to DL
Glacial woman statue unveiling June 18 in Pelican
Edward M. Leitheiser
Sharon Leigh Christopherson
Duane M. Hanson
Ruth Ann Aho
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Instead of just hoopla, let’s really support vets
The case for limited government
Letter: ‘Ashamed and embarrassed’ at school vote results
Letter: Voting is a right, not a privilege
Age not a factor in presidential race
Deer management good but needs improvement
Fishing, like the weather, is heating up
The wonderfully wild world of wetlands
State parks expand self-service options
What are ATV laws and regulations in MN?
150+ fun things to do!
2016 Detroit Lakes High School Grad Book
May Summer Scene
2016 events around the surrounding lakes area
North Country Scenic Trail runs through here
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
January 9, 2013
Construction workers are getting busy
Local contractors have certainly been putting the hammer down this year. "It's been a very good, busy year," said Detroit Lakes Building Official...
Detroit Lakes / News / Business
January 9, 2013 - 11:36am
October 24, 2012
Housing starts to pick up
Housing construction is picking up this year, after several years of being in the doldrums. "I do see it getting better, it's coming along...
October 24, 2012 - 11:59am
October 19, 2012
Hwy 10 turn lane project underway in Lake Park
The Highway 10 turn lane project in Lake Park is now underway. Motorists can expect to experience lane closures and access restrictions. Crews will be constructing right and left turn lanes from Highway 10 to Raider Road, which is currently under construction.
October 19, 2012 - 2:53pm
May 26, 2012
Falling beam kills worker at Sheyenne Ninth Grade Center construction site
WEST FARGO - A 30-year-old Fargo man died Friday in a construction accident after a 28-foot steel beam fell on him at the high school addition...
News / accidents
May 26, 2012 - 12:51pm
February 8, 2012
Hwy 10 access meeting Feb. 16
The public is invited to attend a meeting on Thursday, Feb. 16, to discuss a transportation study currently underway in Lake Park. The meeting is scheduled from 5 to 7 p.m. at Lake Park City Hall, 2032 Second St., Lake Park, and a presentation will take place at 5:30 p.m. Representatives...
February 8, 2012 - 2:05pm
January 18, 2012
School construction on schedule
Construction at the site of the new Lake Park-Audubon High School in Lake Park is proceeding as planned, said LP-A Superintendent Dale Hogie at a Tuesday night school board meeting in Audubon. "I think we're right on schedule ...
January 18, 2012 - 3:02pm
January 17, 2012
UPDATED: Dayton says bonding proposal would create 22,000 construction jobs
January 17, 2012 - 1:44pm
November 2, 2011
Sanford finishes last phase
The remodel and expansion project at Sanford Health in Detroit Lakes is now complete. The last phase -- having the full-service pharmacy upstairs...
Detroit Lakes / News
November 2, 2011 - 2:39pm
August 31, 2011
Sanford to unveil rest of remodeling project
Construction is rolling right along at the Sanford Health Clinic in Detroit Lakes, as phase two of a three phase expansion and remodeling project...
Detroit Lakes / News
August 31, 2011 - 2:26pm
Back to the old days? Paved county roads may go back to gravel
Some lesser-traveled county roads may revert to gravel because the Becker County Highway Department just doesn't have enough money to maintain...
August 31, 2011 - 2:22pm
July 27, 2011
Hwy 29 project begins Aug. 1
Motorists on Highway 29 between Highway 71 in Wadena and Highway 210 will experience delays when a construction project begins Aug. 1. Crews will begin concrete work in Wadena and ditch cleaning along the rural section of the project next week. This work may require shoulder closures...
July 27, 2011 - 2:58pm
July 14, 2011
Lawmakers seek continued road work
ST. PAUL -- Schools get money during Minnesota's state government shutdown, so a pair of legislative transportation leaders say road construction funding also should continue. A judge hearing the case gave them little hope that she would allow resumption of the 98 road construction...
July 14, 2011 - 9:08am
July 1, 2011
Sanford Clinic addition in DL will open Wednesday
Working hard to get area residents the services they need and to make patients and physicians comfortable, Sanford Health in Detroit Lakes is...
July 1, 2011 - 4:10pm
June 24, 2011
Delays hit Downtown Crossing : Developers say project still a go
No single thing can be pinpointed as the cause of the delay, but the Downtown Crossing project is going forward, just maybe not as quickly as...
June 24, 2011 - 2:35pm
June 22, 2011
Hwy 34 work to start
Motorists on Highway 34 may encounter a lane closure approximately eight miles east of Detroit Lakes beginning Thursday, June 23. Crews will repair the pavement where the roadway buckled this past spring due to a frost boil. The work is scheduled to be completed Monday, June 27,...
June 22, 2011 - 12:45pm