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Future of Detroit Lakes bowling alley up in the air
LP-A School Board candidate forum set for Wednesday
Finances look good, Becker County has 'very strong' bond rating
On the cutting edge of lifesaving; new medical device in DL
Bingo and Benghazi; Republicans rally in DL for the final presidential debate
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Area football teams complete regular season play
Defense and a varied rushing attack give Lakers seventh win of the season
Roth runner-up at Creighton Classic
Lakers finish regular season with 17th victory
McCulloch all-time winningest football coach at Valley City State
'Stash your Ash'; Detroit Lakes ALC students bring awareness about cigarette butt pollution
Slice of the ice; Lakes Curling Club gears up for new season
An ode to my team
Seaberg turns 80
Lindens to celebrate 40th anniversary
Friends & Neighbors
A 'Midwest' mural; Artist paints a Minnesota-inspired mural on Midwest Printing building
Average MN gas prices down for October
WCI receives Responsive Philanthropy Award
Kreuger joins staff at Midwest Bank
Saying goodbye to Goodman's
The great debate: Apple or pumpkin? Holy Rosary volunteers already taking orders for annual pie sale
National Cat Day is Oct. 29!
'Bat Masks of Mexico'; Exhibit opens Monday at ‘The W’ coffee shop in Warren
St. Andrew's Society to host Scottish dinner Nov. 5
Museum's Barn Raising Bash' set for Oct. 29
Marylou F. Chromy
Douglas H. Meyer
Mavis L. Nelson
Toxic Trump? For first time in more than 50 years, Forum Communications declines to endorse Republican nominee
Republicans using fantasies and falsehoods to attack DFLers on MNsure
Constitutional Amendment will be on the ballot on Nov. 8.
Buboltz' say Skoe, Eken and Marquart are strong leaders for this area
Should I stay or should I go? Hurricane forces tough decisions
Don't be fooled: Cold water doesn't mean lethargic fish
Mouse invasion is about finding food, warm place to nest
Whether you call it timberdoodle or woodcock, it's a great Minnesota bird
Special deer hunting season opens Thursday for youth with adult mentors
Explore the possibilities: New online tool helps find public hunting land
Ben Affleck's 'The Accountant' Dominates with $24.7 Million
Puppies saved from high-kill Texas shelter look for DL homes
A surprising celebration: DL's LuAnn Porter honored for 25 years with United Way
Three years and counting: DL family opens up about adoption struggles
Fired up for hunting season; Local Sportsman’s Clubs have their sights set on you
Pine to Palm
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...
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...
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...
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