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5-year-old fighting for life after tragic farm accident
A 'Fly Night' in DL
Clarification on river study
True Islam: educating muslims and non-muslims to combat fear
Healthy Vikings look for bounceback season
Bombers ready to unload on opponents
Lakers start tennis season at Highway 10 tourney
Laker XC teams host Make the Lake run
Park Rapids dancer trains with renowned Rockettes
Miss Wolf Lake Pageant is Aug. 26
Tasty summer slaw Recipe showcases fresh veggies, ND canola oil
Friends & Neighbors
'Brew boys' bring new flavor
State gains 11,300 jobs in July
Bell Bank hires Amundson, promotes Erickson
Waubun Insurance Agency purchased
The Inn at Dunvilla opens
Man of 1,000 voices
Headwaters Center programming resumes Sept. 6 in Armory Square
Medora Musical ticket sales break 100,000
Down to the Nitty Gritty: McEuen talks Dirt Band, Music on the Mountain
Let your local library help you update your home
Roger W. Gottenborg
Mary Ellen Marks
Thomas Raymond Savageau
Maurice F. "Maury" Gagnier
Barbara (Duncan) Erickson
Read more, watch less TV: Follow these steps and become an informed voter
All MN students now taking ACTs
Columnist Rob Port has secret agenda--affiliated with the Koch brothers
The tale of my trip to Denmark, it's the 'perfect country for me'
Letter: Democrats are dead wrong on their energy platform
Electronics now a key part of fishing
Hundreds to attend Hiking Fest Aug. 27 at Itasca Park
This songbird has a killer attitude
Wolves are intelligent and social
'Coffee with the Council' set Saturday in DL
DL Jaycees fire up for 2nd annual Rib Fest
Wething celebrates 88 years
Theater for everyone
Pine to Palm
May 14, 2016
Celebrate National Burger Day May 28
The origins of the hamburger are very fuzzy, but it is most often identified with the U.S. in the category of fast food. Burgers rank right up there with Mom, apple pie and baseball, and they even have their own day set aside; May 28th is National Burger Day. There are many recipes...
May 14, 2016 - 5:05am
July 18, 2015
County, state fairs an important part of summer in Minnesota
This is the 123rd year of the Becker County Fair! For the past 123 years the fair has been bringing neighbors together for food, exhibits and...
July 18, 2015 - 5:00am
August 16, 2014
Aloha from DL Library: Hawaii became 50th state in 1959
Hawaii became the 50th state in these United States on August 21, 1959. “Statehood Day” in Hawaii is on the third Friday of August, which...
August 16, 2014 - 10:00am
August 9, 2014
The Navajo Code Talkers
National Navajo Code Talkers’ Day is Thursday, Aug. 14. Navajo soldiers used their language as a secret code during World War II. It was...
August 9, 2014 - 9:30am
August 7, 2014
Celebrate Elvis Week at DL Library
There’s no time like the present to pass wonderful memories on to the next generation; and who doesn’t have wonderful memories associated...
August 7, 2014 - 8:00am
July 24, 2014
It’s no tall tale: Library has scoop on MN folklore
Do you remember way back in fourth grade, learning about American tall tales? Some characters will jump right to mind, like Paul Bunyan, Casey...
July 24, 2014 - 12:00pm
July 5, 2014
Plan a summer trip to a national park!
Did you know there are 84 million acres — within 58 national parks — of the most beautiful land in America set aside for every one of us...
July 5, 2014 - 10:30am
June 28, 2014
Celebrate Independence Day at library
Independence Day at your Library! Here’s some Fourth of July trivia: According to the U.S. Census Bureau, in July 1776 the estimated number...
June 28, 2014 - 11:30am
June 21, 2014
Picnic prep tips from DL Library
The origins of the word “picnic” seem to be surrounded with controversy. Some say it’s from the French and some the English, while some have totally different ideas. According to the Online Etymology Dictionary, it was rare for the term to be used in English before 1800,...
June 21, 2014 - 11:00am
June 14, 2014
Spokane, Wash., is birthplace of Father’s Day
Happy Father’s Day! Did you know that Spokane, Washington is the birthplace of Father’s Day? According to the government website www....
June 14, 2014 - 11:00am
May 31, 2014
Exploring the world’s oceans
Did you know that 71 percent of the Earth’s surface is covered by ocean and that 97 percent of our planet’s water comes from the oceans?...
May 31, 2014 - 12:00pm
May 24, 2014
Happy Memorial Day from Detroit Lakes Library
It’s time to kick off the summer season… warm up the grill, bring out the sandals, and soak up the sun! Memorial Day is the unofficial...
May 24, 2014 - 12:00pm
May 17, 2014
Let’s get moving this month!
May is “National Physical Fitness and Sports Month.” Did you know the number of obese adults doubled between 1990 and 2010? According...
May 17, 2014 - 9:30am
May 10, 2014
It’s National Bike Month
Attention bicycling enthusiasts: May is National Bike Month! Did you know that Minnesota is called the Bike Friendly State? According to...
May 10, 2014 - 3:00pm
May 3, 2014
Mother’s Day holiday is 100
Did you know that the Mother’s Day holiday is 100 years old this year? The U.S. Congress, in a joint resolution, established the second...
May 3, 2014 - 12:00pm