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Home and Sport Show set for next weekend in DL
'Nowhere to Lay Their Heads': March 25 forum at Ecumen turns spotlight on homelessness
Man reported missing from the Cormorant area
Local agencies team up to fight elder abuse
AgweekTV: Eyes on the Ears
Thunderbirds co-op fulfills lifelong dreams of players and coaches
Thompson breaks through; state wrestlers cap banner season
Tucker Hibbert claims 11th Pro National Snocross Championship
Tappe finishes career at Northern State
North Central All-Star basketball games looking for players
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
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
Here's what's coming to lakes area this month
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
Detroit Lakes Lakers
March 10, 2018
Sauk Rapids-Rice's second half run ends DL's season
No. 7 Detroit Lakes had the shooting touch in the first half but No. 2 Sauk Rapids-Rice stormed back with a 20-0 scoring run in the second half...
March 10, 2018 - 10:06pm
March 6, 2018
Lakers cruise to section semifinals
No. 6-seeded Detroit Lakes defeated Bemidji for the second straight game and booted the No. 3 Lumberjacks out of the first round of the Section...
March 6, 2018 - 11:28pm
March 2, 2018
Detroit Lakes looking for first state wrestling champion
ST. PAUL -- Detroit Lakes’ Braydon Ortloff rolled his eyes and smiled when asked if every DL wrestler is aware the Lakers have never had a...
March 2, 2018 - 8:47pm
March 1, 2018
Bettcher leads DL to regular season finale victory
Detroit Lakes locked up a likely sixth seed in the upcoming playoffs and split the season series with Section 8AAA opponents Bemidji after defeating...
March 1, 2018 - 10:31pm
February 28, 2018
Laker boys clinch Mid-State share
The Detroit Lakes boys basketball team captured seven straight Mid-State games, including a win at Staples Tuesday night, to earn a share of...
February 28, 2018 - 9:54am
February 27, 2018
Price scores 40 in tough 8AAA loss to Otters
The No. 2-seeded Fergus Falls Otters avoided déjà vu and survived a monster game by Laker junior Bre Price to advance to the semifinals of...
February 27, 2018 - 11:32pm
February 26, 2018
DL boys bounce back with road win at Grand Rapids
The Laker boys basketball team bounced back from a section loss to Alexandria at home Thursday with a 65-54 over Grand Rapids on the road Saturday...
February 26, 2018 - 3:11pm
Baker section champ, six DL wrestlers to state
Detroit Lakes senior Austin Baker captured the 152-pound section championship and leads a six-pack of Lakers to the Class AA state individual...
February 26, 2018 - 11:49am
February 24, 2018
Section 8 gymnasts populate podium at state gymnastics
Detroit Lakes sophomore Jackson Hegg claimed a silver medal in the all-around and junior teammates Peyton Jernberg and Cora Okeson were gold...
February 24, 2018 - 4:49pm
Laker girls finish regular season with big win
Senior Lauren Tschider sparted a quick run in the second half to complement junior Bre Price’s game-high 27 points as the Laker girls basketball...
February 24, 2018 - 9:05am
February 23, 2018
Laker gymnasts four-peat at state
The Detroit Lakes gymnastics team posted the high team score in all four events using consistent performances to capture a fourth straight Minnesota...
February 23, 2018 - 4:07pm
Pirates end Laker season in overtime
For the third consecutive season the Crookston Pirates and Detroit Lakes boys hockey team decided the Section 8A quarterfinal outcome in overtime....
February 23, 2018 - 9:06am
Outside shooting leads Alex over Laker boys
Alexandria handed the Detroit Lakes boys basketball team a 77-49 Section 8AAA loss at Ralph Anderson Gymnasium Thursday evening snapping a four-game...
February 23, 2018 - 8:36am
February 22, 2018
Gorden a finalist for NHSACA coach of the year
Detroit Lakes boys head golf coach Bob Gorden is one of eight finalists for the National High School Athletic Coaches Association National Coach...
February 22, 2018 - 6:31pm
February 21, 2018
Laker boys pull away from Rangers in second half
Detroit Lakes extended their win streak to four games and moved one victory away from a share of the Mid-State Conference title after a 69-53...
February 21, 2018 - 12:57pm