Skip to main content
Detroit Lakes Online
AgweekTV: Canola is king
Starry Trek 2017: Volunteers needed for citizen science event
White House press secretary Spicer resigns
Forged check brings long stretch in jail
UPDATE: Motorcyclist involved in collision with deer dies
Tags: Detroit Lakes
Post 15 eliminated from postseason
Hanson in the hunt at Minnesota State Open
Online petition surfaces trying to stop Waubun-Mahnomen co-op for all sports
412 BMX race results
Hoge catches leaders to share first-round lead at PGA's Barbasol
Find strength, serenity this summer: Local yoga studios offer wide range of classes
Here comes the sun: Tips for summer skincare
Column: Breaking the ice--an introduction to Becker County
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Albright on dean's list at St. Cloud Tech
Friends & Neighbors
Nurse Practitioner Joins Essentia Health St. Mary's-Detroit Lakes Clinic
Save on your summer road trip adventure
Minnesota Lottery continues to be recognized for its accounting and financial reporting
'Acting small, delivering big': Minnesota business makes name for itself in competitive automation industry
BBB, DLI warn against insurance deductible rebates
A relaxing day of shopping beneath the trees: DL's 39th Arts & Crafts in the Park set for this Sunday
So close they can taste it: DL's Holmes Theatre to host WE Fest Karaoke Roundup finale on Saturday
Arts and music at Maplewood
Comedian Rodney Carrington comes to Shooting Star Friday
Coming home: Fargo native Shannon Curfman brings solo act to Shooting Star this Thursday
Margaret Mary (Sloan) Krenelka
Edwin A. Lundberg
Thomas Jerome Bridges Sr.
Delores "Dee" Lugert
Lynn Hummel column: What if Moses had 10 more commandments?
Letter: City needs to give veteran, landlord a break
Letter: DL should show compassion towards landlord, veteran
Port: I'm pretty sure we elected Zaphod Beeblebrox as president
Lost Italian: Refreshing summer slushes to to help beat the heat
Purple martins faring well in parts of Minnesota
Brad Laabs column: Best lake? Best time to fish? No easy answers
Some tips for successful warm-weather fishing
Blane Klemek column: A sleepy squirrel that acts like a prairie dog
Outdoors column: Minnesota gulls come in three species
Consume those leafy greens for a healthy body
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'
Pine to Palm
March 3, 2017
'I want to fly, man': Frankie Ballard to play in DL on July 15
Frankie Ballard will play at the Detroit Lakes city beach on July 15 as part of the 2017 Water Carnival.
March 3, 2017 - 10:52am
February 9, 2017
Rising country star to perform three nights in a row at Shooting Star
"It's a long way from Nashville," says country singer Zach Stone of Mahnomen's Shooting Star Casino, Hotel & Event Center, where he will be playing...
February 9, 2017 - 4:00pm
November 30, 2016
Award-winning country artist Phil Vassar coming to Shooting Star Friday
Academy of Country Music Award-winning country artist, Phil Vassar, will perform at Mahnomen's Shooting Star Casino, Hotel &Event Center, this...
November 30, 2016 - 6:00pm
October 8, 2016
Nobody wins? A sobering look beyond the election
We have to be able to disagree in this country without tearing into and trying to destroy the opposition. The politics of demonization that characterizes this election will make it very hard for whoever wins office to govern well. This campaign year has been full of twists and turns....
October 8, 2016 - 8:31am
August 17, 2016
Frankie Ballard coming to Shooting Star
"Sunshine & Whiskey" country singer, Frankie Ballard, will perform live at Mahnomen's Shooting Star Casino, Hotel and Event Center on Friday,...
August 17, 2016 - 11:27am
December 6, 2011
Minnesota weather: Doing the blizzard boogie
Polly Merhar believes her husband must hold some kind of record for the number of days he has spent roller skiing on pavement this year, the...
December 6, 2011 - 8:50am
January 13, 2010
Pawlenty seeks disaster declaration for northern Minnesota
ST. PAUL -- Gov. Tim Pawlenty wants the federal government to declare 18 northern Minnesota counties disaster areas due to "significant crop loses." The governor asked U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack to take the action so farmers can obtain low-interest government loans. Pawlenty...
January 13, 2010 - 9:21am
September 18, 2008
DL boys' X-country team in action at Little Falls
The Detroit Lakes boys' cross-country team competed in the Little Falls Invite, finishing 10th out of 15 teams with 235 points. Alexandria won the event with a score of 63, while Perham was second at 101. Leading the way for the Lakers was Matt Weiss, who finished 17th with...
September 18, 2008 - 12:00am
August 29, 2008
Cross Country is worth the suffering in the end
I joined the Detroit Lakes High School Cross Country Running team earlier this summer. And why am I picking this week to write about Cross Country as opposed to any of the other half-dozen or so weeks I have been a participant of this sport? Because, you see, although our team has...
August 29, 2008 - 12:00am
August 22, 2008
Country superstar Randy Travis to play sold-out show Friday at Shooting Star
Randy Travis continues to impress audiences with powerful performances, and now local fans can see him at Shooting Star Casino, Hotel and Event Center in Mahnomen, Minn. The musician and actor is scheduled to play one sold-out concert at 8 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 29. The musician...
August 22, 2008 - 12:00am
July 6, 2008
America, what a country!
It was June 30, and a work assignment took me on the road for a 100-mile round trip. It was just before 9 a.m. on a cool, but getting warm morning. The sky was clear and blue, the wind was calm, not a ripple on the lakes and ponds as I drove along, and I was cheerful and optimistic...
July 6, 2008 - 12:00am
April 26, 2008
Country Financial Agency Manager Kevin Thompson of Detroit Lakes has earned a position on the insurance group's All American team. Thompson is among a group of more than 300 top Country agents and agency managers who qualified for the award. Country has more than 2,000 agents and...
April 26, 2008 - 12:00am
February 13, 2008
So how did you celebrate Nat'l Pancake Day?
By AMBER NOHRENBERG email@example.com Butter or margarine, layered or staggered, regular or flavored syrup - no matter what the style, it's all about the pancakes. Tuesday was National Pancake Day and Detroit Lakes residents Natalee Yocom and Nikki Nelson celebrated...
February 13, 2008 - 12:00am