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Man in custody after Becker County chase that hit speeds of nearly 120 mph
Search continues for victim after boat collision on Park Rapids lake
Lakers prepare in annual Red White scrimmage
Fergus Falls shuts out Laker tennis
League champions Burnside's win softball tournament title
Second half flurry gives Laker boys first win in 20 games
SOCCER: Last second OT goal lifts Flyers over Laker girls
Park Rapids dancer trains with renowned Rockettes
Miss Wolf Lake Pageant is Aug. 26
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
Jennifer Lawrence is ranked world's highest paid-actress for second year
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
Roger W. Gottenborg
Mary Ellen Marks
Thomas Raymond Savageau
Maurice F. "Maury" Gagnier
Barbara (Duncan) Erickson
The truth about Muslims in MN
Docs not selling out for sandwhiches
Give credit to Dayton, Tina Smith, for tour of all 87 counties in Minnesota
Read more, watch less TV: Follow these steps and become an informed voter
All MN students now taking ACTs
Master Gardening Training
'Wise as an old crow' is a true thing
Look close: Don't shoot radio-collared bears
Sad news--more zebra mussels
Electronics now a key part of fishing
September --EMDASH-- Now is the time to...
'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
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
April 13, 2014
Mountain to make do with less funding
The Detroit Lakes City Council on Tuesday agreed to provide up to $425,000 for parking lot improvements at the new Detroit Mountain Recreation...
April 13, 2014 - 1:00pm