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AgweekTV: Sczepanski Farm Insolvency
Crash near Ice Cracking Lake kills two, injures two
DL man sentenced for animal cruelty
Murder suspect bludgeoned Otter Tail County mother, son with pipe wrench, charges say
Nielsen season best shot put in California
Foster's school record punctuates West Coast trip
No Mercy VIII May 19 in Mahnomen
Carrier places at NYWA State Wrestling
Laker softball splits at Bemidji to start season
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
Delores D. Halverson
Armand A. Mayoue
Benneth "Benny" Braseth
Lottie Ann Thomas
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
Divided loyalties--don't be quick to judge
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
February 7, 2018
Jeff Johnson, Tim Walz lead the pack: County Republicans and DFLers caucus Tuesday in DL
A highlight of the precinct caucuses Tuesday evening was a straw (nonbinding) poll of which candidates are favored in the governor's race. For...
February 7, 2018 - 12:00pm
May 3, 2017
Becker County DFL tidies up Highway 34
May 3, 2017 - 11:59am
January 19, 2017
Letter: MN House GOP will continue leading on ag property tax relief
A recent column from Lieutenant Gov. Tina Smith and State Rep. Paul Marquart touting their support for ag property tax relief should leave farmers with a few questions. "Why the sudden change of heart" and "where have you been" come to mind.
January 19, 2017 - 10:30am
November 9, 2016
Marquart, Eken weather the Trump storm, Skoe goes down with the ship
Local DFL incumbents District 2 Sen. Kent Eken and District 2B Rep. Paul Marquart withstood the Trump wave to win reelection Tuesday, but DFL...
November 9, 2016 - 11:32am
November 6, 2016
Coffee with the candidates; Minnesota DFLers visit Detroit Lakes, talk healthcare, farm bills
DFLers, U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar, U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson, Minn. Sen. Rod Skoe, and Bryan Klabunde, who is running for Minnesota State Representative,...
November 6, 2016 - 5:09am
November 3, 2016
The DFL is Desperate
This will be my final opinion piece of the election cycle. I am writing this to highlight the desperation of the MN DFL. In addition to the $400K they have spent against me in negative attacks, they have resorted to a tactic called "push polling". In essence, someone calls you, asks...
November 3, 2016 - 5:29am
May 8, 2016
DFL candidates endorsed at conventions
U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson of rural Detroit Lakes is running for his 14th term in the House of Representatives. He was endorsed at the Seventh...
May 8, 2016 - 5:10am
March 27, 2016
Skoe, Klabunde, Loud endorsed at Ogema DFL SD 2 Convention
Bryan Klabunde of Waubun was unopposed for the DFL House 2B endorsement at the Senate District 2 DFL Endorsement Convention on Saturday at the...
March 27, 2016 - 5:35am
June 5, 2012
DFLers travel to Wisconsin to help with recall vote
ST. PAUL - Dozens of DFL volunteers boarded buses this morning at the party's headquarters, bound for Eau Claire, Wis.
June 5, 2012 - 10:49am
April 26, 2010
Detroit Lakes, Lake Park delegates play role in DFL convention
CONVENTION NOTEBOOK: Running mate speculation is center stage There were few hints from the Kelliher camp about who she might like to run for lieutenant governor with her, or even the type of person she would prefer. State Democratic convention delegates picked the top of the...
April 26, 2010 - 8:39am
More hurdles await Kelliher after DFL endorsement
DULUTH, Minn. - Democrat-Farmer-Laborites left their weekend convention saying they were united, but signs of discord even surfaced at a party celebrating Margaret Anderson Kelliher's endorsement. Standing amid dozens of Kelliher T-shirt-clad convention delegates early Sunday, Aaron...
April 26, 2010 - 8:18am
March 16, 2009
DFL proposes cuts, tax hikes
ST. PAUL - The richest Minnesotans would pay more taxes and schools would lose $1 billion under a Democratic-Farmer-Laborite plan. Democratic senators Thursday proposed chopping state budgets 7 percent across the board, including education, which Gov.
March 16, 2009 - 12:05pm
February 17, 2009
Gubernatorial candidates blast budget during Beltrami County DFL fundraiser
BEMIDJI - What do five Democrat candidates for governor in 2010 all have in common? A dislike of Republican Gov. Tim Pawlenty's budget policies. Pawlenty's budget for the next two-year state budget cycle "is a house of cards," says Senate Taxes Committee Chairman Tom Bakk, DFL-Cook....
February 17, 2009 - 12:00am
October 15, 2008
DFL, GOP candidates talk issues at legislative forum
Republican House 10B candidate Mark Murdock of Ottertail said he would work across party lines to get things done, while attempting to hold the...
October 15, 2008 - 12:00am
October 12, 2008
November election will shape state House
Minnesota House Democrats hope for a supermajority from next month's election. Republicans would be thrilled with simple majority control, but would consider it a success just to narrow the margin Democrats hold. Democratic-Farmer-Laborites must defend seats they narrowly won in...
October 12, 2008 - 12:00am