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Body of missing Lake Park man found
AgweekTV: A New Barn for Healthy Pigs
Grandson arrested for murder in deaths of couple called pillars of Minn. town
Body of missing northwest Minn. man found
Driver sentenced for hit-and-run that killed northwest Minn. girl near Lake Mille Lacs
Jaguars end Mahnomen-Waubun's season in consolation semis
Activities commitment celebration Monday, March 26
Top-seeded Crusaders blow out Mahnomen-Waubun in Class A quarters
Brooklyn Center hands Breckenridge first-round loss
Prep boys basketball: Triple the heartbreak for Esko
Unwrapping #MeToo with grace
It's almost time to light the 'Fire in February': DL preacher's plans taking shape to mobilize community to read Bible's Book of Acts
'Fire in February': DL preacher hopes to mobilize local faith community to read Bible's Book of Acts
LP-A Elementary recognized for achieving positive student outcomes
Snappy side: Festive Pomegranate Salad sure to shine on holiday menu
friends & neighbors
After historic college basketball upset, Little Caesar’s announces free pizza giveaway to everyone in America
Nice growing, Jack: Jack Chivers Realty relocating to downtown DL, into the mall
Farmers concerned about trade war with China
Twin Cities airport is best in its size
State Commerce Dept. website now multilingual
Music, dancing and more coming to lakes area this month
Ken’s FM fundraiser aims to bring station back to full power
What's ahead for the region's arts scene in the coming weeks?
Dishing up a tasty homemade meal, for a good cause: DL Breakfast Rotary's March 13 meatball dinner to benefit local food pantry
Spring is here -- and your local library is ready to celebrate
William "Willy" Weber
Catherine S. Doll
Raymond "Ole" Mounts
Lyle Byron Oja
More immigrants would give huge boost to US economy
Letter:Credit unions are very different from banks
Letter: Why aren't we fighting back against Russia?
Sixty pills prescribed--only four were needed
It's time to return a big favor to the Boys and Girls Club
Sometimes memories are more important than fish
Are Ivory-billed woodpeckers back from the dead?
Jumbo perch are popping up
Brad Laabs column: The panfish are biting, and the tullibee chase is on
Maple syrup-making at Minnesota state parks
Ruby's Pantry helps families make ends meet; Local mom of 7 shares her story
Adolescent anxiety is on the rise, and social media may be part of the problem
Minnesota Made: Enjoy some movies shot in the Lake of 10,000 Lakes
For the love of the homeless: DL native Luke Pechmann poses for animal adoption pin-up calendar
Welcome to the dark side: Local museum's first 'After Dark' event brings sold-out crowds
Youth fishing derby on Little Detroit Lake was 'great success'
The walls came tumbling down: Ice palace demolished on Friday
Totally tube-ular!: Elementary school students get outside to slide
Polar Fest's inaugural hotdish challenge brings in big, hungry crowd
Polar Fest ends with a bang – and a splash
May 1, 2008
Planting trees for the future
May 1, 2008 - 12:00am
April 30, 2008
Capital for a day -- May 14 is DL's day to shine
Late last year, Minnesota residents had the opportunity, and the duty, to elect a capital for a day in each of the five biomes throughout the state. After being nominated by Tourism Director Cleone Stewart, Chamber President Dave Hochhalter and resident Mary Beth Gilsdorf, Detroit...
April 30, 2008 - 12:00am
Lyman is 'day care provider of year'
Several years ago, when Stephanie Lyman was pregnant with her second child, she made a decision to stay home rather than go back to work. Now she's turned that decision into a business and is being recognized for her work. Lyman, married and now with four children, has been named...
April 30, 2008 - 12:00am
April 26, 2008
Every day is Earth Day for dairy farmers
Farmers are the original conservationists. Back before the ideas behind environmentalism took hold, dairy farmers were caring for their land by using good conservation practices on the land and recycling manure to enrich their crops.
April 26, 2008 - 12:00am
Letter: Find the meaning in Earth Day, don't ignore it
I always enjoy the online poll at the DL-Online website as many times it has a bit more of a flavorful question than you'll find at many other local newspapers. This week's: "Did you do anything to celebrate Earth Day this week?" showed what I thought to be a rather interesting third...
April 26, 2008 - 12:00am
April 23, 2008
Celebrating Arbor Day
DETROIT LAKES - Residents of Minnesota celebrate Arbor Day 2008 on April 25. While some states chose to celebrate Arbor Day on a different date that coincides better with their growing season, National Arbor Day is celebrated on the last Friday in April by many states such as Minnesota....
April 23, 2008 - 12:00am
April 9, 2008
Letter: April 16 is National Healthcare Decision Day -- time to make out that living will
History will be made April 16, 2008. Approximately 50 of the most prominent national healthcare, religious, and legal associations and organizations, as well as countless others, will participate in the inaugural National Healthcare Decisions Day.
April 9, 2008 - 12:00am
April 3, 2008
Bergeson column: Opening day of baseball
Opening Day! The first day of baseball season turns the crustiest, crankiest baseball fan into a kid on Christmas Eve. It is a day full of dreams, wonder and hope. Will this be the year that goodness and truth will win out over evil? In other words, will the Twins beat the...
April 3, 2008 - 12:00am
Students looking for projects
The United Way of Becker County joins the Lake Park-Audubon High School to provide a Community Day of Caring May 7. Senior citizens, disabled residents and non-profit organizations within the LP-A school district are eligible to receive volunteer assistance from the students and...
April 3, 2008 - 12:00am
March 1, 2008
Pony Express- Leave your pants at home
If you live in Boise, Idaho, you are probably looking forward to Boise's First Annual No Pants Day scheduled for May 2, 2008. The purpose of the event in Boise is to call attention to the dismal state of mass transportation and the need for more intelligent transportation solutions....
March 1, 2008 - 12:00am
February 24, 2008
Foundation offers 10 free trees with membership
Now's the time to start thinking about the spring planting season, and the Arbor Day Foundation is offering an ideal way for everyone to plant trees when the weather warms up. Every person from Minnesota who joins the Arbor Day Foundation in February will receive 10 free Colorado...
February 24, 2008 - 12:00am
February 20, 2008
Ideas wanted: How to celebrate 'Capital for a Day'?
DETROIT LAKES -- Got an idea for the Capital for a Day celebration in Detroit Lakes but don't know how to get involved?
February 20, 2008 - 12:00am
February 18, 2008
Christopher Damlo column: I pray for a snow day
It's gloomy, it's cold, the sky is blotted by a thick white sleeting downpour. Yes, it is what you think, it is a winter storm! All adults are thinking "Oh dear lord, now I have to shovel." All the young people are thinking (and praying) "Please, oh please, let school be late .......
February 18, 2008 - 12:00am
February 13, 2008
School after memorial Day weekend? DL board wrestles with school calendar
The Detroit Lakes School Board took a first look at the proposed calendar for the district's 2008-2009 school year and discussed possible changes at its meeting Monday evening. Students in Minnesota schools cannot begin the school year before Labor Day, said Superintendent Doug...
February 13, 2008 - 12:00am
February 10, 2008
Itasca Park to host Valentine's Day ski
Itasca State Park cross-country skiers can spend part of Valentine's Day at Itasca State Park during a special event being organized by the Department of Natural Resources. On Thursday, Feb. 14, from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m., people can ski along the trails lit by kerosene lanterns and...
February 10, 2008 - 12:00am