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At a dead end: Moorhead joyrider arrested after high-speed chase ends in DL
Baca's back: Level 3 sex offender making DL his home again
DL man ordered to complete DWI Court
A friend to Twins fans in need: DL native has volunteered with the MN Twins’ first aid team for 30 years
Man gets prison time for meth
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Goodhue stunned by North Woods
Flying south: Minnesota Flyers Optional Levels gymnasts to compete at state competition
Bluejays end Raiders’ season in consolation semis
Goodhue takes down Raiders for second straight year
James Amdal, 97, in attendance at state quarterfinal
Keeping active is important at any age
Stewart named to dean's list at St. Mary's University
Kjos turns 90
Friday matters: Everyday reconciliation
Column: Experiencing Christianity abroad
Friends & Neighbors
And the Builder of the Year award goes to...
And the Shore-Master Dealer award goes to...
Reduce, reuse...repurpose: Local woman opens antique and thrift store in DL
Mistakes on Your Tax Return Could Lead to an Audit
Ryan Hanson Homes has new licensed realtor
Historic Moorhead buildings open for tours on April Fools' Day
Full WE Fest lineup announced
'Beauty and the Beast' debuts to magical $350M globally
Women on a roll: Female directors dominate at Fargo Film Festival
'Wheel of Fortune' unfortunate guess goes viral
Martin E. Cox
Marjorie Ann Fraki
Toxic fumes: Bill would help protect firefighters from cancer
Are these people enduring age discrimination? You be the judge
DL student population is growing, school buildings need to keep up
Is the Minnesota Commerce Department Out of Control?
Lynn Hummel column: The top 15 lessons in the school of life
Brad Laabs column: Time to get ready for open-water fishing
Signs of spring: The lark and pasque flowers
Brad Laabs column: There's still quality lake ice for fishing
Waiting for Woodie Camp: Young waterfowlers can attend free, weeklong summer camp
Blane Klemek column: Pileated woodpecker can hollow out trees like a buzzsaw
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
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
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