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MN Commerce Department warns Minnesotans about unclaimed property scams
Frazee native walks away unscathed after vehicle slides off highway into Devils Lake
Major Highway 10-Highway 59 intersection work begins today
Showcasing student art: DLHS hosts end-of-semester art show
Student in BHS yearbook: 'It is not what I said'
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Laker tennis ousted by Green Wave
Thielen teams up to reopen Oakdale training facility
Richards commits to Division I hockey at RPI
Errors doom Laker nine at D-G-F
SOFTBALL: Hornets match season win total in busy week
Older Americans Month 2017: Age Out Loud
Perlmutter presents research at Carthage College
Column: Orange is the new blessing
The Lost Italian: Celebrating Norwegian culture with Fruktsuppe
A reluctant missionary: Local family felt called by God
Friends & Neighbors
Outlet Graphics has new graphic designer
MN gas prices up (almost) one cent
Detroit Lakes photographer earns master of photography
A different view: Sanford eye center remodels, adds optometrist
Nereson Chevrolet Cadillac has new sales and leasing consultant
Column: There's nothing quite like a fresh-grilled burger...
Country singers Dwight Yoakam, Mary Chapin Carpenter add Fargo Theatre shows
It's time to 'Leather Up for Lupus': DL Eagles Club to host 2nd annual charity ride this Saturday
Chris Young concert to kick off holiday weekend at Shooting Star
Lakes Area Farmer's Market opens Saturday: Peoples Park venue to offer variety of produce, slightly shortened hours
Clarice Lucille Ernst
Clarice Lucille Ernst
James O. Erickson
Duane J. Husby
Rural Minnesota leader: Lawmakers, please support County Program Aid
Advice to my son as he graduates high school
Hummel column: Graduation message for the 'first half' of the class
Guest Editorial: Positive changes for school lunches
Minnesota doctors say Republican health plan is a bad deal for patients and a bad deal for Minnesota
Getting squirrely: Be creative in keeping critters out of bird feeders
Walleye opener dubbed a 'big success'
Blane Klemek column: Minnesota wouldn't be the same without haunting call of the loon
Preparing to slay? Suggestions for opening weekend
MN CREP sign-up begins May 15, 2017
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
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
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