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DL educators rounding up kids for chance to travel to Washington DC and New York City
Understanding Opiates: Monday night forum draws big crowd to M State
Moorhead woman sentenced for felony shoplifting in DL
'It's untrue that the city told Zorbaz it can't have live music anymore'
Homecoming incoming: DLHS announces 2017-18 homecoming court candidates
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Boys soccer completes sweep of Pirates
Detroit Lakes swept at Wadena
Skate Like a Girl Day Oct. 15
Laker tennis drops two at Bemidji triangular
Area pro and college sports briefs
"The first day at school wasn't the worst day": Story from 1977 rings true today
Social Security celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month
Column: Sleeping with a neanderthal
Column: The very first school in Becker County
3 pumpkin-themed recipes to satisfy your sweet tooth
friends & neighbors
Flipping houses--it's not like TV
Arvig schedules cut-over date for all-digital conversion in Ada, Callaway, Glyndon, Hawley and Lake Park
Nurse practitioner joins Essentia Health-Park Rapids Clinic
MN gas prices up slightly over last week
Essentia Health Welcomes General Surgeon in Detroit Lakes
The hottest ticket in town: Essentia Health-St. Mary's "Fire & Ice" fundraiser set for this Friday, Sept. 22
‘Unveiling Nimuué’: Story of Minnesota’s ‘Glacial Woman’ to be revealed in original theatrical work
Fargo photographer exhibiting his work at Trinity Lutheran this month
NYM Cultural Center to host fiber arts classes Sept. 22-23
Eagles tribute show to open new season at the Holmes
Beejay Eckman and Tracy Nealis
Nena Rae Bartnes
Jerry & Monica Thunstrom
Leo L. Rabideaux
Edna C. Buschette
Carol F. Hukriede
Janet I. Nelson
Paul P. Ceynowa
Lesson from a missing girl: never give up hope
Most Americans are hungry for bipartisanship
The trauma of downsizing
It all started with an apple
Letter: Brain injury survivor provides bike helmets for kids
A sight to make the neighbor drop his rake
Autumn full moons are fun times to fish
Black bears live in the shadows
Time for cooler-weather boat maintenance
Grosbeaks sure brighten up a wintertime yard
His way to Broadway: Minnesota’s De’Lon Grant has made his Broadway debut in ‘Come from Away’
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
pine to palm
Bison golf no longer that other minor sport at NDSU
Gillam snaps Renner’s streak to take Super Senior crown
Piatz picks up second Pine to Palm Mid-Am title
Ystebo cruises to Pine to Palm Senior title
Chris Swenson captures the 85th Pine to Palm championship
September 6, 2017
Back to School Bash gives back to the community
More than 70 children in the community are feeling a little more prepared for back-to-school season after this past weekend. The organization...
September 6, 2017 - 2:52pm
July 31, 2017
'We have such a good time': Two local women help keep Crisis Center's donations room organized
"Every act of kindness is like a pebble thrown in a pond, sending out ripples far beyond where the pebble entered the water. When we're caring...
July 31, 2017 - 8:33am
June 28, 2017
Gardening for the food shelf
Does your garden tend to produce more fresh vegetables and fruits than your family can find uses for? The Becker County Food Pantry needs your help. "We are asking local gardeners to join the Minnesota FoodShare Harvest Campaign," says Food Pantry Director Brad Carlson. According...
June 28, 2017 - 3:40pm
June 23, 2017
Challenge yourself and your friends to end hunger this summer: 'Open Your Heart to the Hungry and Homeless" campaign launches in July
Minnesota summers were made for trips to the cabin, boat rides on the lake, and farmers market outings, not food shelf visits. But that's the...
June 23, 2017 - 8:00am
April 12, 2017
Beta Sigma Phi donates to Becker County Food Pantry
Beta Sigma Phi is a non-academic sorority with chapters around the world. Their motto is "Life, Learning and Friendship." Beta Sigma Phi is a...
April 12, 2017 - 11:50am
April 1, 2017
Caring for the community: Lakers raise money at annual Care Week celebration
For 13 years, Detroit Lakes students have been raising money for a variety of good causes. This year, the school's annual Care Week donations...
April 1, 2017 - 3:50pm
February 23, 2017
Arvig Donated More Than $450,000 Back to Communities in 2016
As a community-based provider, Arvig takes pride in giving back—over the last 10 years, its local contributions have totaled nearly $5 million. In 2016, the company donated more than $450,000 to a variety of organizations, fundraising events, sponsorships, schools, scholarships,...
February 23, 2017 - 6:00pm
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