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Speeding leads to drug charge
Baby born on way to hospital
Crime & Accident Report
Minneapolis police step up security for gay pride festivities
Smith, Heck renew rivalry at PGA Juniors in Chaska
Laettner Camp a success on many age levels
Golf Celebration at Lakeview July 1-3
Angels defeat Lakers 4-1
Wild tour stops in DL
Nevis native takes unexpected trip abroad
How to avoid the dreaded long TSA lines
Sauce gives a sweet finish to your grilled favorites
Social Security benefits are calculated the same way for men, women
Wirth graduates at military academy
Friends & Neighbors
Local co-op hosts membership picnic
Litte Caesars looking for franchisee
Average MN gas prices dropped 5 cents last week
Avoiding estate mistakes
Award for Minnesota Management and Budget
DCC’s Lakeside to host golf festivities in honor of centennial
The joys of curling and other Olympic pursuits
NLOC’s ‘Annie Get Your Gun’ opens July 28
Movie magic – in your own backyard
Vikingland Band Festival to feature big parade
Petronilla "Patty" Wander
Alice Lenora Gross
Lester R. (Butch) Mosher
Carol M. Linden
Delores Arlene Crane
10 tips for protecting our water
It should be easy to vote, hard to cheat
Classified 911 report ‘very disturbing,’ should be released to the public
MN gains primaries, keeps caucuses
North used to be thata way
Frazee woman nabs record sturgeon
How to hook, use leeches and crawlers
These two birds are way easier to hear than see
Fine fishing so far in MN
Northwest MN Fishing Report
June Summer Scene
Biking becoming bigger with area trails
Get out and golf
Find ‘refuge’ from hectic life at wildlife sanctuary
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
January 18, 2009
Economist: Crisis is the big one
WILLMAR - The financial crisis facing the United States and the world is really "the big one," but that doesn't mean the world is facing another Great Depression, according to an AgriBank economist who addressed the seventh annual Strategic Animal Ag Conference Friday in Willmar. At...
January 18, 2009 - 12:00am
January 12, 2009
Fargo-Moorhead area sees flurry of foreclosures
Cass and Clay counties held a record or near-record number of mortgage foreclosure sales in 2008, and local observers say the outlook isn't much...
January 12, 2009 - 12:00am
December 26, 2008
Budget 'feels like biggest crisis we've ever been in'
Minnesota's local governments receive 30 percent of their revenue from the state, so when the state budget is sick, local governments sniffle. Now, with a massive state budget deficit, the affliction is much worse than a cold. Many say legislators must resort to major surgery to...
December 26, 2008 - 12:00am
December 6, 2008
Plans for local crisis shelter taking shape
Plans for a crisis center shelter in Detroit Lakes are coming to fruition. Thursday evening the Detroit Lakes Planning Commission discussed and voted in favor of rezoning a piece of property that was donated to the Lakes Crisis and Resource Center to allow a multi-family residence. The...
December 6, 2008 - 12:00am
November 17, 2008
New survey shows economic crisis forcing Americans to make difficult health care choices
With open enrollment season in full force across the country, many Americans are evaluating health care benefits for themselves and their families. But, according to a new survey conducted by BearingPoint, Inc.
November 17, 2008 - 12:00am
November 15, 2008
Detroit Lakes gives $30,000 to Crisis Center shelter
After receiving a $1 million donation to put toward new office spaces and a shelter for the Lakes Crisis and Resource Center, the city agreed to donate a piece of land to the organization. "After investigating that site, the crisis center found it wasn't suitable," City Administrator...
November 15, 2008 - 12:00am
November 1, 2008
Crisis Center breakfast is Nov. 12
For the third year in a row, the Lakes Crisis & Resource Center (LCRC) will be hosting its annual Children's Breakfast on Wednesday, Nov. 12 from 7:30 to 8:30 a.m., at the Speak Easy in Detroit Lakes. For the past couple of years, this breakfast has served as "a wake-up call to...
November 1, 2008 - 12:00am
October 15, 2008
A solution to the financial crisis
The only decent thing to do, I have decided, is to suspend my column until I can figure out a way to resolve this financial crisis. After much thought, I have a developed a solution that will help Main Street, stick it to Wall Street and provide 5 million new jobs to boot. So sit...
October 15, 2008 - 12:00am
October 8, 2008
Falling prices lead to farmer putting crops in storage
FARGO - It's not just the stock market that's taking a pounding. Prices of most of the region's crops have plummeted in the past two weeks.
October 8, 2008 - 12:00am
September 22, 2008
Zogby Poll: Voters not sold on government bailout
As the national financial crisis gripping both Wall Street and Main Street moves into the halls of Congress this week, American voters are split on support for the sweeping government rescue plan that some say could cost as much at $1 trillion, a new Zogby Interactive survey shows. The...
September 22, 2008 - 12:00am
September 21, 2008
McCain proposes economic fixes
John McCain wants a new federal agency to deal with the mortgage crisis, as well as opening the dealings of financial institutions to greater public scrutiny, he told thousands of supporters this noon gathered in a northern Twin Cities airport hanger. McCain called for formation...
September 21, 2008 - 12:00am
September 18, 2008
Crisis Center to build DL shelter
DETROIT LAKES - Without the city's support, Director Jan Logan said, the Lakes Crisis and Resource Center would not be looking at relocating and building a shelter.
September 18, 2008 - 12:00am
January 23, 2008
Students tied to Agape Crisis Center
DETROIT LAKES - For two weeks, students at Faith Christian School in Detroit Lakes brought in offering money and money earned from odd jobs to help raise funds for Agape Crisis Center. The students raised $89.75 and used the money to buy fleece material for baby blankets. Administrator...
January 23, 2008 - 12:00am