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Perham man hurt in Highway 10 crash near DL
U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson, D-Minn., ranks first in a study on bipartisan legislation
Crime & accidents around Becker County
Attorney General Sessions to visit Fargo for law enforcement announcement, discuss drug crisis
DL chiropractor Dustin Johnson honored
Smith claims Top 20 Big Ten finish
DL softball splits with Patriots
Laker baseball swept at Pequot Lakes
Blomseth medalist at Earlybird
Bison women end Denver's reign of conference golf titles
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
Parent company of Herberger's could be headed for liquidation
Detroit Lakes couple forced to spend extra $2,000 on flights home after being stranded in Mexico by Sun Country
Peterson: Work mandate for food stamps imperils next farm bill
Arvig to boost workforce by 160
Ketter joins Mid-Minnesota as DL branch manager
Special music event coming to DL library April 24
What's coming up for arts and entertainment around the region
What's new in arts and entertainment around the region
Crawling with creativity: Detroit Lakes' 2nd Annual Art Crawl set for April 19-21
Stories sought for new musical set in Otter Tail County
Evie Svare and Fran Nelson
Rose R. Duescher
Steven P. Leitheiser
Harriet E. Anderson
Delores D. Halverson
The wolf is a Minnesota treasure
Family of slain child says multiple people called Otter Tail County social services
Letter: Help make these school projects community plans
Letter: Thumbs up to all you snowplow drivers
Letter: An alternative DL school building plan
Ice-out shaping up to be late: Brutally cold April will impact May fishing opener
Wild turkey a success story in Minnesota
Snowy start to steelhead season: Despite snowstorm, Brule River anglers turn out for opener
Now is the time to clean, repair your birdhouses
Let's bring back the fishing pier at Dunton Locks
Getting ahead of the curve: Cancer rehab in DL helps patients get back into life
'We'll strive to be fair': Two of Becker County’s top legal eagles talk about upcoming judgeships
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
Letter: Ice palace co-chairs thank the community
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
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
April 9, 2014
City OKs funds for Mountain parking
On a 6-2 vote, the Detroit Lakes City Council on Tuesday agreed to provide $550,000 for parking lot improvements at the new Detroit Mountain Recreation Area. The city will also provide an interim $300,000 loan to help finance those improvements. The loan will come from unspecified...
April 9, 2014 - 4:00pm
Trail could link Detroit Lakes to Detroit Mounain
The Becker County Board is teaming up with the City of Detroit Lakes and the Detroit Mountain Recreation Area to bring a little more recreation to the area. Tuesday morning, the county commissioners approved supporting a grant application with the city for funding on a multi-use...
April 9, 2014 - 3:00pm
April 6, 2014
Ski Patrol needed for Dt. Mountain
Spring may be upon us, but ski lovers excited about the re-opening of Detroit Mountain are already gearing up for next winter. The Detroit Mountain Ski Patrol is ramping up its recruitment efforts this month as it forms its all-volunteer group of patrollers. Armed with the responsibility...
April 6, 2014 - 2:00pm
March 15, 2014
Our Opinion: DL should support Mountain
Volunteers with the Detroit Mountain Recreation Area are doing a tremendous job putting together a first-class ski lodge and year-round recreation area. But a first-class facility needs a paved parking lot — that’s especially obvious this time of year — and the Detroit Lakes...
March 15, 2014 - 4:00pm