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Area football teams complete regular season play
Defense and a varied rushing attack give Lakers seventh win of the season
Roth runner-up at Creighton Classic
Lakers finish regular season with 17th victory
McCulloch all-time winningest football coach at Valley City State
'Stash your Ash'; Detroit Lakes ALC students bring awareness about cigarette butt pollution
Slice of the ice; Lakes Curling Club gears up for new season
An ode to my team
Seaberg turns 80
Lindens to celebrate 40th anniversary
Friends & Neighbors
A 'Midwest' mural; Artist paints a Minnesota-inspired mural on Midwest Printing building
Average MN gas prices down for October
WCI receives Responsive Philanthropy Award
Kreuger joins staff at Midwest Bank
Saying goodbye to Goodman's
The great debate: Apple or pumpkin? Holy Rosary volunteers already taking orders for annual pie sale
National Cat Day is Oct. 29!
'Bat Masks of Mexico'; Exhibit opens Monday at ‘The W’ coffee shop in Warren
St. Andrew's Society to host Scottish dinner Nov. 5
Museum's Barn Raising Bash' set for Oct. 29
Marylou F. Chromy
Douglas H. Meyer
Mavis L. Nelson
Constitutional Amendment will be on the ballot on Nov. 8.
Buboltz' say Skoe, Eken and Marquart are strong leaders for this area
Should I stay or should I go? Hurricane forces tough decisions
Trump wrong to attack Hillary through her husband
Free press group: 'Trump presidency represents threat to press freedom unknown in modern history'
Don't be fooled: Cold water doesn't mean lethargic fish
Mouse invasion is about finding food, warm place to nest
Whether you call it timberdoodle or woodcock, it's a great Minnesota bird
Special deer hunting season opens Thursday for youth with adult mentors
Explore the possibilities: New online tool helps find public hunting land
Ben Affleck's 'The Accountant' Dominates with $24.7 Million
Puppies saved from high-kill Texas shelter look for DL homes
A surprising celebration: DL's LuAnn Porter honored for 25 years with United Way
Three years and counting: DL family opens up about adoption struggles
Fired up for hunting season; Local Sportsman’s Clubs have their sights set on you
Pine to Palm
February 12, 2015
Optimistic about economy
Minnesotans are sometimes mystified by the doom and gloom in other parts of the country, and this may be why: A new Gallup poll shows that Minnesotans have the highest confidence in the economy. Minnesota was the only state in the union with a non-negative score in Gallup’s...
February 12, 2015 - 6:00am
February 5, 2015
Local entities save from little snow, low gas
Little snow and low gas prices are proving to be a winning combo for local government budgets, beginning with Becker County. “Last year...
February 5, 2015 - 10:00am
January 29, 2015
Economic Development Summit coming up
The Detroit Lakes Regional Chamber of Commerce is busy signing up area businesses and local employees to its annual Economic Development Summit. The...
January 29, 2015 - 9:00am
January 22, 2015
Nursing home officials say lack of state funds hurts residents
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota nursing home workers can earn more money at Fleet Farm, Dairy Queen and a sugar beet processing plant than helping the...
January 22, 2015 - 8:22am
January 7, 2015
Gas prices continue to fall
Letting the car run a little extra in the winter, making an extra trip to town or taking a weekend drive doesn’t seem so detrimental to the...
January 7, 2015 - 3:30pm
December 30, 2014
Gas falls below $2 in many regional locations
For holiday travelers in the region, Santa has delivered a nice present. In many cities along the major interstates, gas prices are below $2 a gallon or really close. The lowest price in the region found was in Sioux Falls, S.D., where gas was as low as $1.89 for a gallon of...
December 30, 2014 - 9:30am
December 25, 2014
Higher Minnesota taxes? Take a guess
ST. PAUL -- Let's face it: What most Minnesotans want to know about the upcoming legislative session is whether lawmakers will raise their taxes. The...
December 25, 2014 - 9:09pm
December 22, 2014
Gas prices expected to stay low for the holidays
DULUTH, Minn. -- For more than 80 days, motorists have enjoyed plummeting gas prices to levels not seen since 2009. Since Thanksgiving alone,...
December 22, 2014 - 9:00am
December 21, 2014
Jobs aplenty in region
The Minnesota jobs machine just keeps on chugging away. Minnesota employers added 6,600 jobs in November, according to seasonally adjusted figures released by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development. The state has gained 51,065 jobs in the past year,...
December 21, 2014 - 9:00am
December 19, 2014
6,600 Minnesota jobs created; rate down to 3.7%
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota employers added 6,600 jobs in November, driving the state’s unemployment rate down to a seasonally adjusted 3.7 percent, according to figures released Thursday by the Department of Employment and Economic Development. This marks the fourth consecutive month...
December 19, 2014 - 8:34am
December 18, 2014
Minnesotans saving big coin with gas dip
Average retail gasoline prices in Minnesota have fallen 8.6 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.44/g Sunday, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of 2,856 gas outlets in Minnesota. This compares with the national average that has fallen 8 cents per gallon in the last...
December 18, 2014 - 1:00pm
December 11, 2014
How low can they go? Gas prices dip 8 cents
Average retail gasoline prices in Minnesota have fallen 8.6 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.56/g Sunday, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of 2,856 gas outlets in Minnesota. This compares with the national average that has fallen 6.7 cents per gallon in the...
December 11, 2014 - 1:00pm
Manufacturers association to meet next week
The Highway 2 West Manufacturers’ Association is focusing its December 16 general membership meeting on the economic outlook of North Dakota, as well as business opportunities in the Bakken region and lean manufacturing. Lt. Governor Drew Wrigley will present on North Dakota’s...
December 11, 2014 - 12:30pm
White Earth receives grant for job training
The White Earth Indian Reservation has been awarded a $72,450 grant for training in welding and truck driving jobs. It is one of eight organizations that received a grant from the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development. DEED awarded $475,000 in Women and...
December 11, 2014 - 12:00pm
Minnesota nonprofits say charitable giving at pre-recession levels
St. Paul -- Nonprofits take heart: There are strong signs, according to a statewide study released Thursday, that charitable giving across Minnesota is making a slow, steady climb to pre-recession levels. Giving has risen for four straight years, according to the most recent data...
December 11, 2014 - 8:30am