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Changing lanes: Tyler Shipman car show seeks family to help
Goodbye, phosphorus--Rice Lake project moving forward
Hot jobs in Becker County: Majority of jobs only requiring two-year degrees
Crime & accidents
Clay County man charged with taking video, photos of nude child
DL Youth baseball sign-up and skill assessment March 5-9
Laker boys pull away from Rangers in second half
Congratulations Laker Gymnastics
Lamoureuxs ready for one more shot at gold
Warroad girls look to take home state hockey title
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
Social Security supports veterans, active duty military personnel
friends & neighbors
Speakeasy sells to buyer who plans to lease building to Spitfire Bar & Grill
Minnesota gas prices down 2.5 cents this week
Survey: U.S. farmland values outpaced by overall land values: Number of sales up, too
Minnesota consumers warned not to borrow from unlicensed online lenders
Dept of Revenue offers tips for choosing the right professional tax preparer
What's new in lakes area entertainment this week
Break out the chocolate and wine for that special valentine
Heartfelt harmonies: Barbershop singers to deliver musical valentines on Feb. 14
'The Grumpy Gardener' provides a shovelful of ideas for minimizing gardening angst
Talking Stick accepting literary submissions
Owen Milo Accola
Supporting Denny McNamara
Ed & JoAnne Lillis
Hildur "Peg" Coen
George Anthony Oja
Suzanne J. Rogstad
Anna Marie Smith
Letter: One in four high schoolers now use tobacco products
Solar, wind power mean jobs for Minnesota
What people don't know about genetic testing can hurt them
Letter: Negotiator questions vote by DL School Board member
Life is short--buy the shoes
It's nest-building time for bald eagles
Brad Laabs column: Got the itch? Here are some open water spots
Refuting 'keyboard cowboys,' Wis. man verifies authenticity of famous entangled bucks
Don't let fish freeze before cleaning
Cold doesn't stop fun-loving river otters
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
Minn. mom, former Olympic swimmer, competes for $1M on Survivor TV show
Polar Fest ends with a bang – and a splash
'Building the Ice Palace': Artist Hans Gilsdorf reflects on challenges of construction
Snow much fun: DLHS art students make larger-than-life snow sculptures as part of Polar Fest
Tomorrow is last chance for kids to play in Preschool Palace
To the ends of the earth and back: Minnesota native Ann Bancroft has visited both North, South Poles
Severe Weather Announcements (1)
February 15, 2018
A week in paradise: Local women escape the cold with a fitness-focused trip to Costa Rica
Pura Vida: a Spanish expression meaning "pure life" that can be used as a greeting, farewell, or way to say "thank you;" a symbol of a simple...
February 15, 2018 - 2:00pm
It's creepy, it's kooky, mysterious and spooky: Halloween events aplenty set for lakes area this month
As the brilliant fall colors slowly start to fade, the nights get longer and the days get colder, Halloween happenings are gradually creeping...
October 15, 2017 - 3:00pm
September 10, 2017
When that road fever calls: Leather & Leaves Motorcycle Ride set this Saturday
Lakes area bikers, it's time to get those motors running! The Leather & Leaves Motorcycle Ride departs from the Detroit Lakes Community & Cultural...
September 10, 2017 - 9:45am
September 6, 2017
Tuesday summer picnics are a success
This past summer there were 12 Tuesday night Picnic in the Park events. Over 1,600 people came out to support the local Habitat for Humanity chapter and DLCCC with over $7,800 after expenses. There were 12 different organizations that helped serve each week. They include Trinity Lutheran,...
September 6, 2017 - 2:49pm
July 18, 2017
Northwest Carnival softball tournament draws big crowd
The Northwest Water Carnival women's and men's softball tournaments were held last weekend drawing a large field of 40 men's teams and eight...
July 18, 2017 - 9:23am
June 29, 2017
"The Rec" still a hot spot for fun and nostalgia
The Rec in Washington Park is well-known to natives of Detroit Lakes and represents one of the last bastions of 20th Century fun for kids in...
June 29, 2017 - 10:44am
January 18, 2017
Youth Basketball: DLCCC fifth/sixth grade champions
The Detroit Lakes fifth and sixth grade basketball team finished the season undefeated 5-0 and were 2-0 in the playoffs capturing the DLCCC 5th/6th...
January 18, 2017 - 2:34pm
January 6, 2017
Holiday pickleball at DLCCC
January 6, 2017 - 9:00am
December 26, 2016
New Year's Eve at the lakes
What are you doing New Year's Eve? Whether you're looking to have some fun with the family, taking your spouse out for some dinner, dancing...
December 26, 2016 - 5:00am
December 16, 2016
DLCCC celebrates 15 years with '15 Days of Fun'
It's been 15 years since the Detroit Lakes Community & Cultural Center opened its doors to the public in December 2001, and the staff is celebrating...
December 16, 2016 - 8:00am
December 7, 2016
MN children's book author coming to DLCCC Thursday
When Shelly Boyum-Breen was growing up, she had a hard time identifying with the characters in the books she read. "There's a wide range of strong,...
December 7, 2016 - 4:00pm
September 10, 2016
Leather & Leaves Motorcycle Ride is Sept. 17
The annual Leather & Leaves Motorcycle Ride around the lakes is set for this coming Saturday, Sept. 17. Registration begins at 10:00 a.m. in the parking lot of the Detroit Lakes Community and Cultural Center. The ride, beginning at noon, will take bikers on a scenic route that stops...
September 10, 2016 - 5:00am
September 6, 2016
Men's Softball champs
September 6, 2016 - 12:06pm
February 4, 2016
Group of strangers save DL man’s life at DLCCC
It started out just like a normal day. “I had just dropped Beth off at work,” said Steve Hedstrom of his wife. The two had planned on going...
February 4, 2016 - 5:05am
January 9, 2016
DLCCC Indoor Triathlon is Jan. 16
When many people hear the word “triathlon,” they automatically associate it with summertime — at least in Minnesota. But in Detroit Lakes,...
January 9, 2016 - 5:55am