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Lakers dominate Section gymnastics championships
Navratil’s late three gives Huskies victory in DL
BASKETBALL: DL boys defeat Albany for ninth straight win
HOCKEY: Lakers drop regular season finale in St. Paul
Wilke revved up for race season
Tips from Social Security to prepare for your disability interview
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Local students qualify for state Business Professionals of America competition
Beat cabin fever at Grace Lutheran Church supper: Fundraiser set for this Saturday, proceeds to benefit local charities
Speech team rules apply to life as well
Friends & Neighbors
One man's junk...:My 2nd Home thrift and antique store opens in DL
February means romance...and romance scams: BBB offers tips to avoid getting duped this month
LREC bringing natural gas to rural communities
MN gas prices still on decline
United Community Bank honored for community involvement
Mini-retreat offers chance to reflect, refresh: NYM Cultural Center to host self-care session Feb. 25
Take a trip to 'Silver City': Guinn book has flaws, but plenty of excitement too
'Parlor Talk' set for Thursday at Hjemkomst Center
Native Pride Arts Dancer Larry Yazzie returning to Park Rapids
Starship lands at Shooting Star this Friday
Dean M. Pederson
Lois C. Lundmark
Letter: Trump's repeated lying is dangerous to nation
Tribune Editorial: Doggone it, that policy decision was stupid
Lynn Hummel column: Always something to panic about
Letter: Is the president ignorant or deliberately dishonest?
Letter: All, including animals, deserve protection from abuse
DNR says burn debris now--EMDASH--restrictions will happen soon
Blane Klemek column: Trumpeter swans are a huge Minnesota success story
Brad Laabs column: This thaw won't last, better block up your fish houses
The bass tournament that wowed the pros
Brad Laabs column: Is it time to lower 50-year-old walleye limit?
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'
A $10,000 drop in the bucket: Red Kettle campaign gets big boost from anonymous donor in DL
Pine to Palm
Fatal train-pedestrian accident in Detroit Lakes Saturday evening
December 21, 2016
Norby's donates $4,300 this year
Through its "Give with a Purpose" charity promotion, Norby's has donated $4,300 to three local organizations this year. Health Resources Center...
December 21, 2016 - 12:22pm
December 11, 2016
Philanthropy 101: the art of the heart; Rossman fourth graders create caring project for babies
Always on the lookout for new project ideas, one fourth grade teacher at Rossman Elementary School, Nick Alton, found himself inspired by art...
December 11, 2016 - 10:00am
October 12, 2016
Blood drive proves a success
Blood drive coordinator Janel Christen and BTD Manufacturing have sponsored a very successful blood drive. The drive held in Detroit Lakes on September 21 saw 31 people volunteer to donate blood and 27 able to give. Three people gave blood on the automated 2RBC machine that collects...
October 12, 2016 - 9:29am
September 7, 2016
Local church creates 'blessing bags' for Becker County Sheriff deputies
Christmas Eve, a few years ago, Becker County Sheriff Todd Glander responded to a domestic call. Parents had been partying and left their children...
September 7, 2016 - 1:34pm
July 1, 2016
Stuff the Bus provides $46,500 in school supplies to students
Although the school year has just ended, soon local retailers will be filled with notebooks, pencils, backpacks, and all sorts of new school supplies underneath banners proclaiming “Back to School.” For many students and their parents, the new school year brings an exciting fresh...
July 1, 2016 - 2:15pm
November 4, 2015
Food pantry need continues to climb
Last year, on the Tuesday before Thanksgiving, volunteers at the Becker County Food Pantry saw over 100 families come through its doors, looking for a box or two of food to tide them over through the holiday weekend. Though that number was unusually high for a single day, according...
November 4, 2015 - 11:59am
July 26, 2015
Auction benefits DL Crisis Center
The Lakes Crisis and Resource Center in Detroit Lakes is largely dependent upon the kindness and generosity of the community to keep its programs running — particularly its children’s services, which rely almost entirely on local donations. “We receive minimal funding for...
July 26, 2015 - 5:20am
Clothing drive to benefit vets, pets
A community clothing drive fundraiser to benefit disabled veterans and homeless pets will be held from June 26 to July 3 at the Marshmallow Foundation, located off Richwood Road in the North Industrial Park in Detroit lakes. Needed are gently used clothing, shoes, jewelry and...
June 26, 2015 - 5:45am
June 29, 2013
Help for the hungry
For those looking to make a contribution towards addressing the problem of hunger in the local area, an opportunity to make twice the impact is coming up. Financial donations made to the Becker County Food Pantry over the month of July will be matched dollar for dollar by Hunger...
June 29, 2013 - 3:00pm
March 8, 2013
Donations from Lake Park farm family
This past Thursday, two local nonprofit organizations each received a $2,500 boost, thanks to a pair of grants won by Lake Park farmers Matt and Skye Bjerke. The Bjerkes signed up for an opportunity to win a $2,500 donation to their favorite community nonprofit, as part of the Monsanto...
March 8, 2013 - 4:06pm
March 6, 2013
Naytahwaush Nightriders raise $6,000 for hospice
The Naytahwaush Nightriders Snowmobile Club announced this year’s Ride for Hospice raised $6,080 for Hospice of the Red River Valley. In nine years of the ride, the Nightriders have raised $61,572 to help provide hospice care to patients and families in Naytahwaush and surrounding...
March 6, 2013 - 1:09pm
February 15, 2013
Giving Hearts fundraiser tops goal by more than $1.6 million
FARGO - Dakota Medical Foundation bested its $2 million fundraising goal for Thursday's Giving Hearts fundraiser by more than $1.6 million. As of 10:45 p.m. the foundation said on its website that it had raised $3.6 million, but Giving Hearts reached its goal around 4 p.m., when...
February 15, 2013 - 9:02am
July 19, 2011
Bikers collect 1,200 gallons of poptops
When Greg Karvonen collided with a deer while leaving Parkers Prairie on his motorcycle a few years ago he did not know he would spend 30 days...
July 19, 2011 - 9:09am