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Four hurt in two-car crash near Perham
Waubun man charged for bindle of heroin
Bonding could be Legislature's last man standing
Minn. gubernatorial candidate Otto chooses running mate
Labine, SJU relay, headed to nationals
Bowling team seventh at state tournament
Lakers make big jump at state True Team
GOLF: Laker boys defend at Jordan, second at North South Classic
Rebels limit Laker hitting in 5-1 win
Minnesota artist provides artwork for new state license plate honoring fallen officers
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
friends & neighbors
'A pretty powerful thing': Sanford rolling out new genetic test in primary care clinics
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
Get those motors running: Eagles' 3rd annual 'Leather Up for Lupus' charity ride is Saturday
Summer melodrama rises from the ashes - fourth season will be in new venue
In 'Tomorrow,' it's a dog's life... literally
Locals who love jazz: F-M Kicks explore big-band sound in spring concert
'The Wild Inside' will make you howl
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Donald & Kathleen (King) Coder
Evie Svare and Fran Nelson
John "Jack" Burns
Darla Kay Soholt
Going solo on Iran nuclear agreement
Opinion: Buffer tax credit is both sensible and deserved
Rescissions bill is a smokescreen
Approve funding for Minnesota facilities
Some things you don't brag about
Fishing runs hot and cold for Lake of the Woods Opener crew
A busy opener in the lakes area
Turkey decoys attract surprise visitors
The nighttime sounds of frogs and toads
Be kind and help out at lake accesses
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
July 8, 2015
Highway 34 work begins next week
Motorists on Highway 34 on the east side of Detroit Lakes will encounter traffic shifts, lane closures and possible delays when an intersection improvement project begins the week of July 13. Crews will construct left turn lanes at the intersection of Highway 34 and Becker County...
July 8, 2015 - 8:53am
July 1, 2015
Construction worker killed in Lakeville, Minn., trench collapse
LAKEVILLE, Minn. - A construction worker was killed Tuesday afternoon in Lakeville when a trench he was working in collapsed. The man in his early 50s was one of two workers laying drain tile in a trench near the intersection of 179th Street and Hyde Park Avenue when the trench...
July 1, 2015 - 10:02am
June 24, 2015
Downtown open to traffic this week
Washington Avenue should be open for use “Thursday-ish,” but for sure Friday, according to City Engineer Jon Pratt. “It’s been a lot...
June 24, 2015 - 1:54pm
Use extra caution in road construction work zones
This weekend, as summer construction roadwork around the state revs up, the Minnesota Department of Transportation urges motorists to use extra caution while driving through highway work zones. “We will suspend work on many projects during the holiday weekend,” said Sue Mulvihill,...
May 24, 2015 - 5:10am
May 22, 2015
Tough traffic expected in DL after Memorial Day
Drivers in the Detroit Lakes area can expect a brief reprieve this weekend from some of the area’s recent construction-induced traffic delays...
May 22, 2015 - 2:29pm
May 21, 2015
Lane closures on Highway 10 in Detroit Lakes lifted for Memorial Day weekend
Motorists will find all four lanes of Highway 10 on the west side of Detroit Lakes open for Memorial Day weekend travel. A traffic shift will remain in place on Highway 59 just south of Highway 10. The four driving lanes on Highway 10 will open from midday Friday, May 22, until...
May 21, 2015 - 12:30pm
April 28, 2015
In Minn. transportation debate, mayors want to be remembered
ST. PAUL—Minnesota mayors say their cities need more street money from the state. "A preemptive strike is needed," Frazee Mayor Hank Ludtke...
April 28, 2015 - 8:41am
April 26, 2015
Big project on Hwys 10, 59 starts soon
Look for slow-moving traffic on Highway 10 West, especially on Friday afternoons, as the current four-lane corridor will narrow to two lanes...
April 26, 2015 - 5:40am
April 23, 2015
Hwy 34 detour up and running
Motorists on Highway 34 will encounter a detour between Interstate 94 near Barnesville and Highway 59 at Dunvilla as a road resurfacing project began April 20. Crews will resurface 19 miles of Highway 34 and replace several culverts. During the project, Highway 34 will close...
April 23, 2015 - 5:50am
April 19, 2015
From floor to ceiling, Detroit Lakes students build cabin for area resort
The building trades class in Detroit Lakes is getting dangerously close to finishing its masterpiece — a two bedroom, one bathroom cabin. Instructor...
April 19, 2015 - 5:30am
April 16, 2015
Downtown project to pave the way for revitalization
The shovels were out; the demolition has begun. City and county leaders, along with engineers and local business owners, gathered on the streets...
April 16, 2015 - 5:35am
April 12, 2015
Construction begins, have patience
Monday marks the start of road construction on Washington Avenue, downtown Detroit Lakes. Get ready for some interruptions. But have no fear, when the project is complete, everyone visiting the downtown area will enjoy a smoother ride, more appealing landscaping and a feeling...
April 12, 2015 - 6:05am
Highway 34 work pushed back
Because of frost concerns, work on Highway 34 east of Detroit Lakes has been pushed back a week. It will now resume on April 27, according to MnDOT. Motorists on Highway 34 east of Detroit Lakes will encounter lane closures and possible delays when work on a passing lane and intersection...
April 12, 2015 - 5:30am
June 11, 2014
Willow Street closed at roundabout
Willow Street will close at Highway 59 in Detroit Lakes on today (Wednesday) as construction of a roundabout moves into the second phase. Highway 59 will continue to remain open with reduced speeds. Motorists on Willow Street will access Highway 59 through a detour on West Avenue...
June 11, 2014 - 11:39am
May 21, 2014
Highway 59 resurfacing project begins May 27
Motorists on Highway 59 between Detroit Lakes and the Buffalo River north of Callaway will encounter intermittent lane and shoulder closures when a resurfacing project begins Tuesday, May 27, weather permitting. The project also includes several culvert replacements and pedestrian...
May 21, 2014 - 12:00pm