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UPDATE: Detroit Lakes woman identified in fatal train accident
Following in their (paw) steps: Animal tracking workshop set Feb. 25 at Tamarac
How risky will the Red River diversion dam be? Depends who you ask
Study: Immigrants make up growing part of workforce, tax base of ND, Minnesota
Pipe rolls off truck, killing worker on Minnesota highway project
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Youth hockey teams advance in District play
BASKETBALL: Hornet girls drop two conference games
Fly Girls Jazz runners-up, Kick sixth at State Dance
Hornets to make 24th state appearance
DL wrestlers section runners-up
Tips from Social Security to prepare for your disability interview
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Local students qualify for state Business Professionals of America competition
Beat cabin fever at Grace Lutheran Church supper: Fundraiser set for this Saturday, proceeds to benefit local charities
Speech team rules apply to life as well
Friends & Neighbors
One man's junk...:My 2nd Home thrift and antique store opens in DL
February means romance...and romance scams: BBB offers tips to avoid getting duped this month
LREC bringing natural gas to rural communities
MN gas prices still on decline
United Community Bank honored for community involvement
Country singer Chris Janson at Shooting Star this Friday
Mini-retreat offers chance to reflect, refresh: NYM Cultural Center to host self-care session Feb. 25
Take a trip to 'Silver City': Guinn book has flaws, but plenty of excitement too
'Parlor Talk' set for Thursday at Hjemkomst Center
Native Pride Arts Dancer Larry Yazzie returning to Park Rapids
Dean W. Iverson
Don L. Wilhelm
Betty Thorman Johnson
Joan A. Watland
An early start for a strong farm bill
Editorial: Have an opinion? Write us a letter
Letter: Scrubbing USDA website a shameful attempt to shield abusers
Letter: Finally, some help with all these grizzly bear attacks
Letter: Trump's repeated lying is dangerous to nation
Finding springs is a wintertime thing: New DNR app gives you a chance to help with groundwater research
DNR says burn debris now--EMDASH--restrictions will happen soon
Blane Klemek column: Trumpeter swans are a huge Minnesota success story
Brad Laabs column: This thaw won't last, better block up your fish houses
The bass tournament that wowed the pros
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
November 6, 2009
Detroit Lakes Meritcare clinic to undergo $15 million expansion
Meritcare Clinic in Detroit Lakes on Thursday announced plans for a $15 million expansion and renovation project. The project, which includes...
November 6, 2009 - 4:43pm
November 4, 2009
County Road 54 construction faces delays
Residents living along County Road 54 in the Hidden Hills area southeast of Detroit Lakes will have to put up with road construction for another 10 days at least. The road reconstruction project from 310th Avenue to County Road 29 was originally supposed to be completed by Saturday. Motorists...
November 4, 2009 - 10:59am
July 22, 2009
Construction begins in Frazee, won't bother Turkey Days
Road construction has begun on County Highway 10 through Frazee. The project will consist of milling off two inches of the existing surface and grinding up the remaining bituminous surfacing and aggregate base. This will be followed by two lifts of new bituminous surfacing. Mark...
July 22, 2009 - 12:36pm
July 8, 2009
Highway 71 project between Park Rapids and Menahga could finish early
PARK RAPIDS - The contractor for the Highway 71 resurfacing project between Menahga and Park Rapids announced Wednesday night that his company would finish the project a month ahead of schedule. Al Minnerath, superintendent for Central Specialties, Inc., said the company plans to...
July 8, 2009 - 10:53am
July 6, 2009
Dislocated workers revise careers at community colleges
July 6, 2009 - 9:52am
July 3, 2009
UND President has plan for old Ralph
GRAND FORKS - UND's old Ralph Engelstad Arena could, in the next five years, become university athletes' new indoor training center, according to President Robert Kelley. The idea still is at the thinking-out-loud stage, he said, but it's more doable at this stage than the indoor...
July 3, 2009 - 9:45am
July 1, 2009
Fargo voters overwhelmingly approve half-cent sales tax for flood control
FARGO - It was a light turnout for Fargo's special election Tuesday, but those who did vote overwhelmingly endorsed the idea of raising the...
July 1, 2009 - 10:41am
Census shows growth in Fargo-Moorhead area in past decade
FARGO - New census estimates show West Fargo, Moorhead and Dilworth all grew by double digits so far this decade, while Fargo's population growth...
July 1, 2009 - 10:25am
June 29, 2009
Some North Dakotans oppose wind turbines in their backyards
FARGO - Dennis and Carolyn Stillings moved into the country to enjoy the serenity and beauty of the rolling prairie near the Sheyenne River...
June 29, 2009 - 10:30am
Peterson, Oberstar cautiously support climate change bill
BEMIDJI - Northern Minnesota's U.S. House members gave cautious support Friday in passing major climate change legislation. The bill passed 219-212 and had the support of Democrats Reps. Collin Peterson of the 7th District and Jim Oberstar of the 8th District. Both are chairman...
June 29, 2009 - 9:16am
June 28, 2009
New roof at Soo Pass stage could help attract top names
As WE Fest and the 10,000 Lakes festivals keep growing, the Soo Pass Ranch is investing in infrastructure improvements to keep up with bigger and bigger acts. For this year's festivals, the most noticeable change will be right in front -- a new roof that will cover the stage or...
June 28, 2009 - 11:48am
June 27, 2009
Planning panel shoots down big assisted living unit at Long Lake
After numerous comments of opposition, the Detroit Lakes Planning Commission denied the request for a 105-unit assisted living facility in the...
June 27, 2009 - 2:01pm
June 17, 2009
Asphalt scam popping up in Polk County
The Polk County Sheriff's Office has received several complaints regarding an asphalt company working in the Red River Valley, officials said. Several county residents have been approached by a member of the company, who told them the company has extra asphalt from a job down the...
June 17, 2009 - 3:10pm
Sinkholes surface along Keystone route
PEMBINA - A small series of sinkholes -- some 30 to 40 feet deep that have swallowed a handful of 20- to 30-foot pine trees -- developed this...
June 17, 2009 - 9:57am
June 16, 2009
Historic Cormorant cabin moved to Rollag
A piece of history was moved June 9. One that will be restored and on display for all to tour. Don and Laurine Kounovsky moved their log cabin...
June 16, 2009 - 9:42am