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Roosevelt teachers say both their jobs are all about service
Crash with injuries in Otter Tail County Friday
Lots of school, city seats open
Area cops feeling public’s support
Man on Highway 10 is on a mission
Upset-minded Perham sends DL to Sub-state 14 elimination bracket
Former Minnesota Vikings coach Dennis Green dies
Post 15 moves on to Sub-state quarterfinals
Cooper ends Smith’s run at U.S. Juniors
Andy Lia given key to the city, July 20, 2016 proclaimed Andy Lia Day in Detroit Lakes
Birthday wish granted, DL travel agent takes dream vacation
Air travel legislation is ‘an amazing win for consumers’
Fun with fresh fish
Social Security benefits not prorated; start month after turning 62
Vergas family reunited with dog after four-month absence
Friends & Neighbors
Former patrons buy Bleachers
Before you invest with a robo advisor...
Fremstad lawyer named ‘Rising Star’
Bell State Bank rated five-star bank
BBB warns of loan forgiveness offer
Frazee Turkey Days set for July 29-31
Celebrate reading achievements with an ‘Olympian’ event
‘Annie Get Your Gun’ opens July 28
Detroit Mt. to host first ‘bike-in movie theater’
Erasure Poetry Workshop set July 29 in New York Mills
Timothy J. Karsnia
Dean W. Sanders
David Lomen Stenseth
Sheryl "Sheri" Knowles
Marlin M. Ziegler
Cheers to young volunteers
Sound & fury drowns out the issues
ND should have left ‘Red Tomahawk’ image on its 4,000-plus highway signs
Running with the fools
Woman born of native-white parents wonders how DL can close cultural gap
DNR advice for handling damaged trees
Time to get over trauma, learn to cast
Birds vary wildly in how, where they build nests
Northwest MN Fishing Report
How has the past affected today's outdoors heritage?
Becker County Fair Premium List
Celebrating Solstice at Richwood Winery
June Summer Scene
Biking becoming bigger with area trails
Get out and golf
December 19, 2008
After lengthy balloting, Sukke edges out Przybilla for seat on Detroit Lakes City Council
After six votes, Madalyn Sukke was named alderman at large for Detroit Lakes City Council. The position, which will be up for re-election...
December 19, 2008 - 12:00am
November 5, 2008
Brenk is DL's new mayor; Marks Erickson elected to council along with incumbents
After 30-plus year under the direction of Mayor Larry Buboltz, the city of Detroit Lakes will see a new leader when Matt Brenk takes over as...
November 5, 2008 - 12:00am
October 30, 2008
Letter: Zeman has been a budget watchdog -- keep him on the DL City Council
Ron Zeman is a bright light on the City Council. Ron questions whether the decisions of the Council will benefit the constituents -- is it right for Detroit Lakes, is it cost-friendly and financially sound, is it necessary, is it prudent? He doesn't automatically nod his head...
October 30, 2008 - 12:00am
October 8, 2008
It's a four-way race for Callaway council
Editor's note: The four candidates for two open four-year positions on the Callaway City Council were interviewed by Detroit Lakes Newspapers reporter Jason Adkins this week. Incumbent Mayor Gretchen Stalboerger will also be running unopposed for re-election to a two-year term. *** Name:...
October 8, 2008 - 12:00am
September 5, 2008
Dairy research and promotion council seeks candidates
The Minnesota Dairy Research and Promotion Council is seeking candidates to run for board positions in 11 districts throughout the state. Candidates will represent dairy farmers in their district and make decisions regarding the expenditure of dairy check-off funds. Candidates should...
September 5, 2008 - 12:00am
August 22, 2008
Dry edible bean council to reaffirm checkoff
ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota Department of Agriculture (MDA) and Minnesota Dry Edible Bean Research and Promotion Council will conduct two hearings next month for dry bean growers in Minnesota to reaffirm the existing 10 cents per hundred weight check-off program. Both hearings will...
August 22, 2008 - 12:00am
August 20, 2008
NYM City Council passes golf cart ordinance
The City Council finalized an ordinance Tuesday authorizing the use of golf carts on city streets. Those looking to operate a golf cart in city limits must first obtain a permit from the city office. Permits are $10 and expire on Dec.
August 20, 2008 - 12:00am
July 6, 2008
Pawlenty appoints Osage woman to Living Council
July 6, 2008 - 12:00am
June 17, 2008
Grand Forks may pay more to publish minutes
GRAND FORKS - The city of Grand Forks may have to spend a "substantial" amount of tax dollars to publish its minutes and bills in the Herald, city attorney Howard Swanson told the City Council on Monday. That's because 58 percent of city voters approved of a measure to that effect...
June 17, 2008 - 12:00am
March 1, 2008
Commission says yes to billboard changes; motion signs on hold
DETROIT LAKES - After two hours of discussion, the Detroit Lakes Planning Commission set limits on billboards, but needed more discussion on electronic, motion signs. Last April, the Detroit Lakes City Council voted in favor of a one-year moratorium on billboards and motion signs...
March 1, 2008 - 12:00am
February 2, 2008
The pay's OK -- for government work -- A look at pay and benefits for DL city council, DL school board and Becker County board
DETROIT LAKES -- Serving on boards and committees takes time -- some more than others. With the top three elected boards in Detroit Lakes, members get some sort of compensation -- some more than others. Each board covers a population within a population. Detroit Lakes City Council...
February 2, 2008 - 12:00am