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Future of Detroit Lakes bowling alley up in the air
LP-A School Board candidate forum set for Wednesday
Finances look good, Becker County has 'very strong' bond rating
On the cutting edge of lifesaving; new medical device in DL
Bingo and Benghazi; Republicans rally in DL for the final presidential debate
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Area football teams complete regular season play
Defense and a varied rushing attack give Lakers seventh win of the season
Roth runner-up at Creighton Classic
Lakers finish regular season with 17th victory
McCulloch all-time winningest football coach at Valley City State
'Stash your Ash'; Detroit Lakes ALC students bring awareness about cigarette butt pollution
Slice of the ice; Lakes Curling Club gears up for new season
An ode to my team
Seaberg turns 80
Lindens to celebrate 40th anniversary
Friends & Neighbors
A 'Midwest' mural; Artist paints a Minnesota-inspired mural on Midwest Printing building
Average MN gas prices down for October
WCI receives Responsive Philanthropy Award
Kreuger joins staff at Midwest Bank
Saying goodbye to Goodman's
The great debate: Apple or pumpkin? Holy Rosary volunteers already taking orders for annual pie sale
National Cat Day is Oct. 29!
'Bat Masks of Mexico'; Exhibit opens Monday at ‘The W’ coffee shop in Warren
St. Andrew's Society to host Scottish dinner Nov. 5
Museum's Barn Raising Bash' set for Oct. 29
Marylou F. Chromy
Douglas H. Meyer
Mavis L. Nelson
Toxic Trump? For first time in more than 50 years, Forum Communications declines to endorse Republican nominee
Republicans using fantasies and falsehoods to attack DFLers on MNsure
Constitutional Amendment will be on the ballot on Nov. 8.
Buboltz' say Skoe, Eken and Marquart are strong leaders for this area
Should I stay or should I go? Hurricane forces tough decisions
Don't be fooled: Cold water doesn't mean lethargic fish
Mouse invasion is about finding food, warm place to nest
Whether you call it timberdoodle or woodcock, it's a great Minnesota bird
Special deer hunting season opens Thursday for youth with adult mentors
Explore the possibilities: New online tool helps find public hunting land
Ben Affleck's 'The Accountant' Dominates with $24.7 Million
Puppies saved from high-kill Texas shelter look for DL homes
A surprising celebration: DL's LuAnn Porter honored for 25 years with United Way
Three years and counting: DL family opens up about adoption struggles
Fired up for hunting season; Local Sportsman’s Clubs have their sights set on you
Pine to Palm
November 30, 2014
Downhill delight: Mountain now open
Skiers and snowboarders at Detroit Mountain are busy finding their groove, as Friday morning marked the official opening to the public. Jake...
November 30, 2014 - 12:00pm
November 26, 2014
Detroit Mountain grand opening is Friday
It’s finally here! After years of planning, fundraising and construction, followed by months of preparation, the official opening of the Detroit...
November 26, 2014 - 4:00pm
November 20, 2014
'Ski Angel' hopes to find donors for 100 kids
Not content with her own $1,000 donation of a season ski lift pass for one boy and one girl, Barb Ellis is challenging the community to fund...
November 20, 2014 - 12:30pm
November 18, 2014
A look at Detroit Mountain
November 18, 2014 - 3:21pm
DL Youth Ski League reformed
Resurgence in outdoor winter activities this season will include the reforming of the Detroit Lakes Minnesota Youth Ski League (MYSL) Club. The club dissolved three years ago, due to not enough volunteers to help coach too many kids. “We didn't have a home base,” Club coach...
November 18, 2014 - 11:15am
November 12, 2014
A challenge to help fund young skiers
They call her a “ski angel.” Barb Ellis, who lives near Bozeman, Mont., and has a summer home in Detroit Lakes, will pay for a lift ticket season pass at Detroit Mountain Recreation Area for one boy and one girl. They must be between the ages of 6 and 12 and live in Becker...
November 12, 2014 - 1:30pm
Getting the slopes ready
The ten snow machines at Detroit Mountain were fired up and started making snow Sunday night. By Tuesday, there was a layer of snow covering...
November 12, 2014 - 10:30am
September 9, 2014
Fall Color Tour is set for Oct. 2; will visit Detroit Mountain
This year’s Fall Color Tour is a good way to enjoy the autumn foliage while getting a close up look at some interesting places, including the...
September 9, 2014 - 3:56pm
August 27, 2014
Lodge unveiled at Detroit Mountain
With 15 downhill ski runs, Nordic ski trails between 5-7 kilometers, a terrain park and tubing hill, not to mention a skills park and trails...
August 27, 2014 - 1:00pm
August 24, 2014
A sneak peek at Detroit Mountain
Whether you ski, bike or just want to see what the hype has been about, Detroit Mountain Recreation Area is hosting an open house Saturday, Aug. 30, hoping everyone will come see what’s been in the works the last couple years. “It is so beautiful out here, we wanted the opportunity...
August 24, 2014 - 11:00am
August 7, 2014
Lift towers rise on Mountain
Things are a whirlwind of activity on Detroit Mountain as the new four-seasons park comes together. It’s on track to be open for skiing, tubing...
August 7, 2014 - 11:23am
Schmitz named ‘trails boss’ on the mountain
Tony Schmitz has joined Detroit Mountain Recreation Area as the rental shop manager and trails boss. In this dual role, Schmitz will be in...
August 7, 2014 - 9:30am
August 5, 2014
Detroit Mountain’s original ski club members tour new facility, talk history
It all started with a 1935 Studebaker, about 1,200 feet of one-inch tow rope, and a mutual love for hurtling down snow-covered mountainsides...
August 5, 2014 - 8:20am
July 6, 2014
Construction hums in preparation for November opener
While basking in the summer sun and enjoying the long Fourth of July weekend, it might be hard to think about anything to do with winter. However,...
July 6, 2014 - 9:30am
April 30, 2014
Vintage painting finds home in new lodge
When the new lodge opens at the Detroit Mountain Recreation Area, visitors might be surprised to find a throwback to the old lodge — a large...
April 30, 2014 - 1:00pm