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It's a mystery: Bronze Star earned by DL man in WWII found at gun show
'I will never let our town forget': Soldier and boy who 'knew every foot' of DL streets is remembered
100 deadliest days on Minnesota roads
Bow fishers take 10,000 pounds of carp in Frazee tourney
AgweekTV: Better grilling
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Nielsen 22nd at NCAA West prelims
Busker, Lakers head to postseason with win in Bemidji
Raider runners qualify for section track
Frazee wrestlers aid VFW with holiday flags at Oak Grove
Parsons, Lormis repeat all-conference performances
Honoring our heroes on Memorial Day
Column: Big winners, big losers
Turning back the pages
Ehnerts celebrate 50 years together
Yliniemi is UMC's Student Volunteer of the Year
Friends & Neighbors
Okeson named Director of Nursing for Emmanuel Nursing Home
Food waste is money down the drain
MN gas prices up two cents
DL Public Utilities earns Reliable Public Power Provider designation
Outlet Graphics has new graphic designer
Minnesota judge officially confirms heirs to Prince's $200M estate
Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, other acts headed to Fargo later this year
Local chef publishes culinary memoir
Column: There's nothing quite like a fresh-grilled burger...
Country singers Dwight Yoakam, Mary Chapin Carpenter add Fargo Theatre shows
Victor M. Lindstrom
Dale Wayne Fagerlie
Marcella O. Jernberg
Florence I. Gilbertson
Neil L. Edwards
Sen. Amy Klobuchar column: Honoring our fallen heroes, by caring for those heroes still with us
Remember to look around at the hurting heros among us
Lynn Hummel column: Everybody needs a Bud
Letter: Bad time to cut opioid drug prevention program
Letter: More than just a three-day weekend
Blane Klemek column: Starlings and sparrows both play to win
Conditions prime for nice bass bite opening weekend
Getting squirrely: Be creative in keeping critters out of bird feeders
Walleye opener dubbed a 'big success'
Blane Klemek column: Minnesota wouldn't be the same without haunting call of the loon
Consume those leafy greens for a healthy body
You've gotta have faith: Christian filmmakers start up business, teaching academy in rural Audubon
My Christmas in Denmark: Different traditions, same feel
Late arrival for New Year's baby: First birth of 2017 at Essentia Health-St. Mary's is Azyloh Roberts
DLHS named 'Safe Sports School'
Pine to Palm
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. show. The all-star cast of RRXS musicians puts on a Las Vegas-caliber, multimedia, full-production show,...
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
July 20, 2011
The Backyard open for play: CHECK OUT OUR NEW VIDEO!
When Steve Daggett first became involved in the fund-raising campaign for the new Backyard addition at the Detroit Lakes Community & Cultural...
July 20, 2011 - 1:30pm
January 13, 2011
An oasis in the wintertime
The Detroit Lakes Community Center was a bustling place Saturday morning -- the fieldhouse was divided by a curtain and filled with grade school...
January 13, 2011 - 8:00am
October 21, 2010
DLCCC breaks new ground
A little less than three weeks ago, the fundraising campaign for the Backyard addition at the Detroit Lakes Community & Cultural Center reached...
October 21, 2010 - 8:00am
September 24, 2010
DLCCC staff kicks in big contribution
With just days left until the Sept.
September 24, 2010 - 3:41pm
September 10, 2010
Big fundraising push for Backyard
When plans were first announced for a $2.5 million Backyard addition to the Detroit Lakes Community & Cultural Center back in May, fund-raising organizers hoped to break ground on the project this fall. To make that happen, however, they will need to raise approximately $198,000...
September 10, 2010 - 4:12pm
June 9, 2010
Donors explain why they like DLCCC plans
The public fund-raising campaign for the $2.5 million Backyard addition at the Detroit Lakes Community & Cultural Center officially got underway this week. But before the Backyard project was even announced to the public, a committee of 15 local residents had already been hard at...
June 9, 2010 - 12:55pm