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Radio Gaga: Ham radio alive and well in lakes country
At least 2 arrested after protesters bind themselves to Dakota Access construction equipment
Making his story matter: Family of local veteran lost to PTSD creates foundation to help military veterans coming back from war
One small step for fish: DNR removes Shell Lake dam, replaces it with rocky structure
Angler, 73, found alive after floating for 12 hours overnight on Devils Lake
Preps Plus: The Forum's Minnesota high school football rankings and more
SOCCER: Laker girls pick up first road win at Crookston
Titans to face tough tests early
Laker tennis picks up first dual win
Lumberjacks put a dozen goals up on Laker boys
Time to get pickled: Refrigerator pickles help preserve your garden's bounty
'God's Work...Our Hands'
County DAC welcomes new leadership
Patience is a virtue, it certainly helped me out
Friends & Neighbors
'I still work here': Chivers celebrates 50 years in real estate
Save receipts on back to school supplies
Hospice of the Red River Valley welcomes community specialist
Bell Bank shortens name
'Brew boys' bring new flavor
NYM's Cultural Center hosts selfie exhibit; reception, artist talk, awards set for Thursday
Daughtry to perform Friday at Shooting Star
NYM's Cultural Center to host Kent Duchaine in concert this Friday
Time to head back to school with your friends at the library
Jeanette E. Tomlinson
Aaro August Tanney
Lorraine Elizabeth Windels
Jerrold "Jerry" Joseph McDonald
John Patrick "Pat" Sargent
We are all broken but God is GREATER in our brokenness
Pelican Ass'n worried about old golf course chemicals
Yes, there were attacks before Sept. 11, 2001
The best athlete in the world
The truth about Muslims in MN
Master Gardening Training
'Wise as an old crow' is a true thing
Look close: Don't shoot radio-collared bears
Sad news--more zebra mussels
Electronics now a key part of fishing
Public hearing Oct. 6 on statewide transportation plans
Snellman Days set this weekend
Grondahl says goodbye
September --EMDASH-- Now is the time to...
'Coffee with the Council' set Saturday in DL
Pine to Palm
May 20, 2016
DL sixth graders learning to make a difference
The Butterfly Effect: The scientific theory that a single event, no matter how seemingly insignificant, can have a ripple effect, and create...
May 20, 2016 - 5:55am
November 16, 2015
Give thanks by donating blood
The fall marks the beginning of spending time with family and friends, watching football, celebrating Thanksgiving, the Holidays, and the New Year. But for patients in need of blood, those moments can be filled with uncertainty as they fight illnesses, injury, or heal from surgery. One...
November 16, 2015 - 5:10am
November 8, 2015
Local nonprofits participating in Give to the Max Day, Nov. 12
Mark your calendars for this Thursday, Nov. 12. That’s the day when Minnesotans looking to make a donation to their favorite charity can maximize...
November 8, 2015 - 5:00am
October 13, 2015
DL Eagles, Auxiliary donate to local Food Pantry
The Detroit Lakes, Minnesota Eagles Aerie 2342 recently participated in the Nationwide Eagles “People Helping Pantries” campaign. A total...
October 13, 2015 - 4:03pm
September 10, 2015
Mann Financial golfs for local charities
Mann Financial Group recently handed out thousands of dollars in donations to area charities after holding a golf tournament designed just for...
September 10, 2015 - 5:35am
May 22, 2015
Minnesota's attorney general accuses secondhand store of misleading public
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota’s attorney general is accusing secondhand retail chain Savers of lying to donors about what it does with the money it makes from selling their used goods. In a lawsuit filed Thursday in Hennepin County District Court, Attorney General Lori Swanson alleges...
May 22, 2015 - 8:19am
May 7, 2015
Marcils recognized for $1 million donation to Medora
The Theodore Roosevelt Medora Foundation on Tuesday honored Bill Marcil Sr. and his wife, Jane, at a packed Fargo Theater in recognition of the...
May 7, 2015 - 5:50am
March 25, 2015
Square dancing for the heart
Seventy-four square dancers and spectators from North Dakota and Minnesota attended the 23rd annual “Northern Minnesota Square Dance for Heart”...
March 25, 2015 - 10:33am
February 24, 2015
$5 million gift from Hebron Brick CEO biggest ever for MSUM
MOORHEAD – A $5 million donation to Minnesota State University Moorhead unveiled Tuesday is the university’s largest, a gift that administrators...
February 24, 2015 - 9:29pm
August 14, 2013
Bell State donation comes via Jiffy Lube
Talk about a virtuous circle: Bell State Bank & Trust in Detroit Lakes gave $1,000 to Jiffy Lube, which turned around and donated it to the...
August 14, 2013 - 3:03am
July 16, 2013
Donation drive for seized dogs surpasses $11,000
FARGO – Concerned members of the public have donated more than $11,000 so far to a fund established to help with the medical and other needs of 170 dogs seized last week by Cass County sheriff’s deputies from a puppy mill in Wheatland. Sgt. Tara Morris said the fund, which...
July 16, 2013 - 9:08am
July 10, 2013
Detroit Lakes Eagles Club donates $5,000 to Hospice RRV
Bob Lee, junior past state president of the Minnesota Fraternal Order of Eagles, presented a check for $5,000 to Joy Crouch with Hospice of the...
July 10, 2013 - 7:16am
December 14, 2008
'Tis the season to give to others in need
December 14, 2008 - 12:00am
December 13, 2008
Golf classic raises funds for VAs
Committee members Merle Sagen and Dave Coalwell, both of the Detroit Lakes area, present a check to Jack Barrows of the Fargo VA Medical Facility...
December 13, 2008 - 12:00am
November 15, 2008
Detroit Lakes gives $30,000 to Crisis Center shelter
After receiving a $1 million donation to put toward new office spaces and a shelter for the Lakes Crisis and Resource Center, the city agreed to donate a piece of land to the organization. "After investigating that site, the crisis center found it wasn't suitable," City Administrator...
November 15, 2008 - 12:00am