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One-room Minnesota schoolhouse student, now 96, and her teacher, 107, reunite
A contest for real saps: Vergas' Maple Syrup Festival to include syrup tasting contest
Al Franken, 'Giant of the Senate': Minnesota Senator visits Detroit Lakes, talks career pathways
Girl, 13, accused of leading SD police on high-speed chase in stolen SUV
A heartbreaking struggle: Homelessness in the region hard on elderly
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Goodhue takes down Raiders for second straight year
James Amdal, 97, in attendance at state quarterfinal
Lakes Figure Skating Club ends season with success
Journey To The Tourney: Lake Park-Audubon returns to state
Otters' late charge falls short in state opener
Thursday matters: Every day, His home in us
Food and fellowship: The Refuge continues to host free, weekly suppers
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Planning will help you see green in retirement
An evening of music and storytelling: Chinese entertainer Gao Hong to perform Thursday in NYM
Friends & Neighbors
Mistakes on Your Tax Return Could Lead to an Audit
Ryan Hanson Homes has new licensed realtor
Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Joins Essentia Health in Detroit Lakes
Back in business: Audubon Liquor Store purchased by brothers-in-law
Norby's recognized for 90 years of membership
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
'Sesame Street' to welcome muppet character with autism
Donald "Don" Darrell Schermerhorn
Donna Mae Graffis
Lyle E. Donley
Jeffrey M. Webber
Irene Leona Johnson
Letter: 'Extreme vetting' is a sham--we're already as safe as we can be
Letter: Eken says attack against him by fellow senator was 'flat-out lie'
Another Republican wedge issue to divide Minnesotans?
Letter: 'Repeal and replace' plan means tax cuts for the rich, fewer health benefits for the American people
Now is the time for next Farm Bill
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
Brad Laabs column: Get your poop in a scoop and clean up the lake, anglers!
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 15, 2017
Nelson graduates from St. Scholastica
Heidi Nelson of Detroit Lakes recently graduated summa cum laude from the College of St. Scholastica in Duluth, Minn., with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology. The college held its fall 2016 commencement ceremony Dec. 17 in the Reif Gymnasium on campus.
February 15, 2017 - 9:45am
February 9, 2017
Owl lands on Minnesota police officer's squad car
Duluth, Minn. - Duluth police officer Richard LeDoux was on patrol in the eastern part of town Monday night when a passerby waved him over. The...
February 9, 2017 - 8:51am
February 1, 2017
Minn. couple charged after allegedly driving to meet 14-year-old for sex
Criminal charges filed Tuesday in State District Court also indicate that Phillip James Adkins, 34, and Kayla Marie Frank, 33, sent the teen...
February 1, 2017 - 8:10am
December 29, 2016
Guest Editorial: Optimism vs. uncertainty on eve of 2017
Even if a bit guarded — and even if a bit tempered by the responsible recognition of uncertainty and challenges at the fore, both for our Northland and for our nation — there is optimism as we get ready to celebrate New Year's. It can be welcomed after decades of dark...
December 29, 2016 - 9:00am
December 14, 2016
Ice-coated ship arrives in Duluth
The barge/tug combo Great Lakes Trader/Joyce L. VanEnkevort arrived in Duluth on Tuesday morning to pick up a load of taconite. It already was...
December 14, 2016 - 2:29pm
May 25, 2016
On Dylan’s 75th birthday, a new marker unveiled in Duluth
The ceremony to unveil an outsized coin-like marker in the front walk of Bob Dylan’s first home in Duluth’s Central Hillside stopped Lindsay...
May 25, 2016 - 11:05am
Duluth woman’s war with migraines includes hallucinations, stroke
During the worst of her battle with migraine headaches, relying on medications she now distrusts to try to fight unrelenting pain, Michelle Simon...
May 25, 2016 - 5:05am
February 11, 2016
Dog killed in suspected wolf attack in Duluth
DULUTH, Minn. – A dog was killed Tuesday near Duluth's Brighton Beach, and authorities said the evidence suggests a wolf may be responsible. A medium-sized golden retriever crossbred was walking off-leash on a trail with its owner Tuesday near the park in far eastern Duluth when...
February 11, 2016 - 8:24am
January 9, 2016
People flock to see two ivory gulls spotted in Duluth
An ivory gull that had been present in the Duluth area since last week, drawing crowds to see the rare bird, has died, Duluth birder Laura Erickson...
January 9, 2016 - 5:15am
December 11, 2015
Travel over to Duluth for Bentleyville’s magical Christmas light display
Looking for a few million Christmas lights to brighten your holiday mood? Duluth’s Bentleyville has them. Located in Bayfront Festival Park...
December 11, 2015 - 5:05am
November 27, 2015
Snocross: Hibbert remains king of the hill
The great ones transform the game, getting rules changed and opponents flustered. NBA teams came out with the “Hack-a-Shaq” strategy to slow...
November 27, 2015 - 9:45am
November 10, 2015
Entangled buck tows boat through Minnesota neighborhood
On a recent Monday morning, Ardy Stabs of Duluth’s Woodland neighborhood was hauling out his garbage when he saw something he’d never seen...
November 10, 2015 - 8:25am
October 4, 2015
An unwelcome house call
A Duluth doctor has been sentenced for stalking a Detroit Lakes man, and for being caught with dozens of prescription pain pills when he was booked into the Becker County Jail. Daniel Tyra Cabot, 46, of 2126 Water St., No. 103, Duluth, was charged in Becker County District Court...
October 4, 2015 - 5:10am
June 28, 2015
Duluth doctor accused of stalking man
A man who lives on South Lake Melissa Drive got quite a scare recently when a Duluth man who had allegedly been stalking him showed up at his...
June 28, 2015 - 5:55am
May 29, 2015
Freighter from 1980 Duluth drama is scarp now
Its name blacked out, its forward progress dependent on the tug towing it, a once-powerful Great Lakes freighter that frequented the Twin Ports...
May 29, 2015 - 5:20am