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One-room Minnesota schoolhouse student, now 96, and her teacher, 107, reunite
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
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Goodhue takes down Raiders for second straight year
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
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
Lorraine M. Fingalson
Lyle E. Donley
Jeffrey M. Webber
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
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...
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...
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
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