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From an A to 'Incomplete': How N.D., Minn. political leaders grade Trump's first 100 days
Where to go from here?: School board work session yields ideas, more work
AgweekTV: Bargain bull
Tiptoeing through a minefield: New border tax would affect Minnesota businesses
Girl dies of apparent drowning in central Minnesota
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Lakers pick up big section sweep at home
Lakers fall to defending section champs
Haire impresses at UMC spring game
Smith selected to NCAA Regionals
Lakers move up to No. 8 in Class AAA
Column: The American Revolution's big winners, big losers
Turning back the pages
She gave 'er a good run...: Firehose used to fight 1914 fire finds new home at Becker County Museum
It's National Stress Awareness Month: Take some time to unwind
LCRC, Kinship adopt a highway: 'Kick Off Cleanup' held on Earth Day
Friends & Neighbors
Perham's Papacito's permeates Detroit Lakes
'It was time to pass the baton': Dean's Country Market in Perham, NY Mills sold to Central Market owners
MN gas prices down since last week
SJE-Rhombus receives chapter 2017 ESOP Company of the Year award
‘It was time to pass the baton’: Dean’s Country Market in Perham, NY Mills sold to Central Market owners
Styx to take stage at Shooting Star May 5
Rosanne Cash coming to Holmes Theatre May 5
Canine lovers, take note: National Puppy Day is almost here
A night dressed in neon: Holmes Theatre's Motion fundraiser to feature Post Traumatic Funk Syndrome
It's Shakespeare... with an apocalyptic twist: Detroit Lakes High School's spring play views British history through a zombie-infested lens
Janice L. Herman
Neil Daniel "Peel" Englund
Edward DaWaine Sawyer
Letter: Trump's extra security costs: Maybe he's worth it?
Letter: Where do our federal tax dollars go?
Lynn Hummel column: The spirit of Johnny Appleseed
Paula Quam column: A humble hello, a heavy-hearted goodbye
Letter: War with North Korea would be a big mistake
Column: Whistling past the graveyard--wood ducks make big comeback
Brad Laabs column: Enjoy hunting panfish until 'fishing opener' May 12
Brad Laabs column: Ice is gone, get ready to launch your boat
Outdoors column: Wild turkeys are a Minnesota success story
Blane Klemek column: Little bird that could: the northern saw-whet owl
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
March 7, 2017
Motorcyclist and passenger injured after hitting a stray dog along Highway 200
A motorcyclist and passenger both suffered non-life threatening injuries Monday afternoon when they struck a dog that ran into Highway 200 where...
March 7, 2017 - 2:31pm
November 3, 2016
Oodles of poodles: Minnesota dog ties record for largest litter
Kelli Hewitt's standard poodle looked like any other pregnant dog, the dog breeder from Lancaster said. But she and her family couldn't believe...
November 3, 2016 - 9:15am
Pet owner devastated after dogs were tortured and murdered
An Audubon dog owner is angered after he found one of his dogs tortured, shot and killed and his other dog is seriously injured. Warning images...
October 3, 2016 - 8:55am
August 22, 2016
Mutt turns mayor in small town Minnesota
CORMORANT, Minn. - Elections can be a real zoo, and a small town in western Minnesota proved it especially true. There was excitement in the...
August 22, 2016 - 2:13pm
July 20, 2016
Vergas family reunited with dog after four-month absence
A Vergas family is feeling complete again after being reunited with Sophie, their dog, who had been missing for several months. The nine-year-old...
Life/Friends & Neighbors
July 20, 2016 - 5:00am
February 11, 2016
Dog killed in suspected wolf attack in Duluth
DULUTH, Minn. – A dog was killed Tuesday near Duluth's Brighton Beach, and authorities said the evidence suggests a wolf may be responsible. A medium-sized golden retriever crossbred was walking off-leash on a trail with its owner Tuesday near the park in far eastern Duluth when...
February 11, 2016 - 8:24am
December 16, 2015
Teddy Bear dog gives Ecumen residents a little TLC
Little Levi is less than 1 year old and weighs only 10 pounds, yet it seems like this furry fella holds a lot of power in his little paws. “It’s...
December 16, 2015 - 4:15am
July 12, 2015
Blue-green algae suspected in dog death
Blue-green algae can be bad news for dogs – it is believed to have killed one near Elk River last month – and Detroit Lakes is not immune:...
July 12, 2015 - 5:25am
April 24, 2015
Man involved in dog attack accused of drugs
A man who made the news last summer after his pit bull attacked and killed a woman’s dog while she was walking it in Detroit Lakes is now facing drug charges in Becker County. Emilio Gonzalez Sanramon, 58, of Moorhead, has been charged in Becker County District Court with three...
April 24, 2015 - 5:30am
March 31, 2015
Sheriff deputy’s wife suing county for canine dog’s attack on child
MOORHEAD – Things had not been right with Cuda since Ryan Carey – his handler – was fired from the Clay County Sheriff’s Department following claims Carey had lied about an internal investigation. The former Clay County police dog had taken to lying in front of Carey’s...
March 31, 2015 - 11:24am
June 4, 2014
Bear attacks dog at feet of man in Evergreen Township
Toby the black Labrador retriever probably didn’t have to lay down his life the day he was chased by a big black bear, but if he hadn’t,...
June 4, 2014 - 12:00pm
April 17, 2014
Every dog has his day in court, in New Jersey
Call him juror K-9. A computer glitch is likely to blame for a summons that called a German Shepherd to report for jury duty, court officials...
April 17, 2014 - 1:30pm
April 11, 2014
Dog whose legs were zip-tied returns home
A dog found in a yard earlier this week with her front legs tied together has been released from a city animal shelter, according to owner Candace...
April 11, 2014 - 2:59pm
December 7, 2013
Spleen tumor takes life of K9 Macho
Detroit Lakes is saying goodbye to one of its favorite heroes. Macho, the city’s only K9 police dog, was put to sleep Tuesday night after...
December 7, 2013 - 9:00pm
July 21, 2013
DL Police K9 dog Macho hangs up his leash
Since 2004, Detroit Lakes Police Sgt. Robert Strand has had a four-legged companion on patrol. In 2004, Strand went through training to become...
July 21, 2013 - 2:30pm