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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)
September 27, 2015
DL gym re-brands as The Center
For Detroit Lakes area residents who may have been a bit puzzled by different literature floating around the area referring to a place called...
September 27, 2015 - 5:55am
January 10, 2015
DLCCC to host indoor triathlon
Baby it’s cold outside, but the competition is heating up over at the DLCCC as the second annual indoor triathlon is just around the corner. The...
January 10, 2015 - 11:00am
July 27, 2014
Community Center ready to launch $725,000 pool and locker room area renovation project
Much like an episode of HGTV’s “House Crashers,” a team of “pool crashers” will soon be invading the Detroit Lakes Community & Cultural Center — and they’ll be bringing along some “locker crashers” too. The pool, pool deck and locker rooms at the DLCCC are...
July 27, 2014 - 12:00pm
April 19, 2014
Third annual Bean Bags, Beer and Beach Bums set April 26
As old man winter slowly loosens his icy grip on the Detroit Lakes area, residents here are starting to see visions of summer dance in their...
April 19, 2014 - 1:00pm
March 5, 2014
Lucky Fun Run will be March 15
The Down Under Sports Lucky Leprechaun Fun Run will be held Saturday, March 15. The distance of the race will be a 5K and will start at 9 a.m. at the Detroit Lakes Community and Cultural Center. Register by March 7, at “Zapevent.com” to receive your t-shirt with the total cost...
March 5, 2014 - 11:31am
March 2, 2014
City amends liquor law
Everyone wants a piece of the pie, but only if it’s a big slice. A few years ago, the Detroit Lakes Community and Cultural Center needed a more organized way of providing alcohol during events that they hosted, as well as at private events that individuals hosted in the facility. So,...
March 2, 2014 - 3:00pm
February 5, 2014
Daddy’s Little Sweetheart Dance is Friday
For one enchanted February evening each year, princesses from throughout the land of lakes are invited to bring the special men in their lives...
February 5, 2014 - 10:04am
January 19, 2014
Boxing regime at DLCCC especially popular with women
The sweat is flying over at the DLCCC these days. “One-two-one!” shouts Dion Sgro, as he takes a quick swipe with a mitt towards his...
January 19, 2014 - 12:00pm
December 21, 2013
A New Year’s Bash: DLCCC holds family-friendly party
It isn’t hard to find adult activities to partake in New Years Eve, but family-friendly activities can be a little harder to come by. That’s...
December 21, 2013 - 10:00am
December 19, 2013
Rock & Roll Christmas Spectacular tonight at Historic Holmes Theatre
In what is becoming a Detroit Lakes holiday tradition, the Rock ‘n Roll Christmas Spectacular returns to the Historic Holmes Theatre this Thursday, Dec. 19 for a 7:30 p.m.
December 19, 2013 - 9:00am
December 18, 2013
DLCCC to hold first indoor triathlon
The idea of getting in shape for the New Year may be sitting on the backburner for many these days — right behind that figgy pudding and chocolate fondue pot. But when the clock strikes midnight on New Year's Eve, it's go-time. A brand new event at the Detroit Lakes Community and...
December 18, 2013 - 5:00pm
August 28, 2013
Weight loss challenge announces winners
Participants in two weight loss challenge groups won money for losing the highest percentage of body weight. Donna Miller, a personal wellness coach who runs the Weight Loss Challenges, announced that for this 12-week challenge, over $500 was given back to participants for losing...
August 28, 2013 - 11:41am
July 31, 2013
Hundreds of WE Festers flock to DL Community Center for showers
Many local residents of Detroit Lakes and surrounding areas have grown to expect increased road traffic during WE Fest, but the annual influx of concert attendees also has a dramatic effect on the traffic in the locker rooms of the Detroit Lakes Community and Cultural Center. “We’ll...
July 31, 2013 - 4:32pm
July 3, 2013
‘Kids’ Fun Run & Obstacle Course’ draws more than 130 to DL City Park
The popularity of obstacle courses and “fun run” events has grown immensely in the past few years. But most of those events are geared...
July 3, 2013 - 8:09am
May 22, 2013
Kids have choices for fun
To most kids, there were never two sweeter words spoken than those of “summer vacation.” To some parents, those sweet words translate...
May 22, 2013 - 12:28pm