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Loan forgiveness could attract health professionals to rural areas
Keeping kids safe can be more than a full-time job
Parents angry at DL school district
MNsure says its wait time is low
Lakers tie school gymnastics scoring record
Bellefeuille scores 26 in Hornet victory
Mercurial Lynch accepted in Seattle - Part 1
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Divers, butterfly lead the way at Moorhead
Before texting and e-mail, there were penned messages of affection
Turning back the pages
Step up your snack game
Some may have to pay federal taxes on their Social Security benefits
Wednesday Matters: Everyday Love it
Friends & Neighbors
Moltzan recognized as hospital trustee
Gas prices up slightly in MN, down nationally
Massage by Heather opens downtown DL
Busch joins Thrivent Financial in DL office
Life without the expense of a car
Old Timers Run set for Feb. 7
‘American Idol’ picks singers from Bemidji, Fargo
Learn about ice sports at library
Area singers advance on ‘Idol’
'American Sniper' caps off a year of mediocre movies
Letter: State of Union response given by a great American
Letter: Children in crisis need better service
When visitors decide to stay
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Peterson: Let Minnesota control wolf population
37 guns, 28 sets of antlers among items seized in DNR deer poaching case
Thin ice causing big problems on northern Minnesota lakes
New law for 2015: AIS trailer sticker will help prevent future spread
Black-backed woodpecker is dependent on dead coniferous trees
Mentored turkey hunt registration open now
Menahga baby is first this year
Growing deep winter greens
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
Severe Weather Announcements (9)
July 13, 2013
DL gears up for downtown project
Next year Washington Avenue through the downtown area will look similar to the north side, with trees, benches, colored crosswalks and other amenities that the downtown has been void of over the years. Though the project is scheduled for 2014, the city is planning ahead and working...
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July 13, 2013 - 1:00pm
January 23, 2009
Planning commission says no to downtown used car lot
There will not be a used car lot at the corner of Washington Avenue and Highway 10, the former Mac's hardware store location. Steve Walz of Audubon Auto Center asked the planning commission Thursday night for a conditional use permit to park used cars in the parking lot, in an...
January 23, 2009 - 12:00am
January 9, 2009
Detroit Lakes real estate market not suffering like other areas
The real estate market in Detroit Lakes hasn't plunged as it has in other parts of the country. While the total number of sales and the average...
January 9, 2009 - 12:00am
November 19, 2008
DL downtown plan recommended by planning commission -- except the convention center
The Detroit Lakes Development Authority made recommendations to the city council to accept the RDG Planning and Design studies done around the city and the feasibility study for a conference center, but that doesn't mean it recommends going forward on all the projects. "By and large,...
November 19, 2008 - 12:00am
November 7, 2008
Developer offers to build shopping center in DL's new 'crescent' area downtown
In Detroit Lakes, Highway 10 West has seen nationally known businesses sprout up, and now the downtown area could as well.
November 7, 2008 - 12:00am
September 2, 2008
Revamping downtown Park Rapids infrastructure could be costly
PARK RAPIDS - Park Rapids city leaders heard a detailed proposal Tuesday night about plans to overhaul Main Avenue's geriatric infrastructure, starting next summer. But it wasn't the prospect of another year of construction that made some city council members wince. It was the...
September 2, 2008 - 12:00am
August 7, 2008
Oberstar to tour PR downtown revitalization project next week
PARK RAPIDS - Backers of Park Rapids' Downtown Revitalization Project will be looking for some federal help to keep the vision moving forward. City leaders have invited Rep. James Oberstar (R-MN) to tour the downtown area Aug. 13, where they will present the plan and determine if...
August 7, 2008 - 12:00am