Skip to main content
Detroit Lakes Online
Minnesota firefighter responding to fatal car crash discovers that 16-year-old victim is his son
Highway 34 culvert replacement set for Oct. 24
Woman seriously hurt in rollover in Otter Tail County
Everyday You Are Not Alone; Friday Matters
Ada teen dies when car hit by pickup truck in Borup
Tags: Detroit Lakes
Area football teams complete regular season play
Defense and a varied rushing attack give Lakers seventh win of the season
Roth runner-up at Creighton Classic
Lakers finish regular season with 17th victory
McCulloch all-time winningest football coach at Valley City State
'Stash your Ash'; Detroit Lakes ALC students bring awareness about cigarette butt pollution
Slice of the ice; Lakes Curling Club gears up for new season
An ode to my team
Seaberg turns 80
Lindens to celebrate 40th anniversary
Friends & Neighbors
Average MN gas prices down for October
WCI receives Responsive Philanthropy Award
Kreuger joins staff at Midwest Bank
Saying goodbye to Goodman's
The Real Estate Company gets a new realtor
National Cat Day is Oct. 29!
'Bat Masks of Mexico'; Exhibit opens Monday at ‘The W’ coffee shop in Warren
St. Andrew's Society to host Scottish dinner Nov. 5
Museum's Barn Raising Bash' set for Oct. 29
New children's hockey book, authored by former DL resident, to be on shelves Wednesday
Douglas H. Meyer
Mavis L. Nelson
Should I stay or should I go? Hurricane forces tough decisions
Trump wrong to attack Hillary through her husband
Free press group: 'Trump presidency represents threat to press freedom unknown in modern history'
Thanks to newspaper for Toast of Tamarac publicity
Minnesota mayors: Let's support candidates who will deliver results
Whether you call it timberdoodle or woodcock, it's a great Minnesota bird
Special deer hunting season opens Thursday for youth with adult mentors
Explore the possibilities: New online tool helps find public hunting land
Drinking beer to benefit habitat? See how this southwest Minnesota brewing company is benefiting wildlife one beer at a time
Fall fishing in cold water
Ben Affleck's 'The Accountant' Dominates with $24.7 Million
Puppies saved from high-kill Texas shelter look for DL homes
A surprising celebration: DL's LuAnn Porter honored for 25 years with United Way
Three years and counting: DL family opens up about adoption struggles
Fired up for hunting season; Local Sportsman’s Clubs have their sights set on you
Pine to Palm
October 20, 2016
Parrot Heads give over $6,000 to Marshmallow Foundation
The Lakes Area Parrot Heads recently made a $6,070 donation to the Marshmallow Foundation, a local shelter for abandoned animals. The donation...
October 20, 2016 - 8:55am
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