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Special council meetings set: Scheduling conflicts result in separate sessions for street project, sales tax
Libraries (quietly and respectfully, of course) push for state funding change
Woman pleads guilty in beheading death of Minn. man
Why is it so hard to get internet in the country? Klobuchar, Peterson in DL Friday to 'seize the moment'
Minn. man charged for swindling $60,000 from friend after faking cancer
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Congratulations and good luck Laker Gymnastics!
VIDEO: Lakers three-peat in convincing fashion
Anderson overtime winner redemption for Pirates
Lamoureux Hockey Camp coming to DL in June
Hibbert refocused for Michigan Snocross National
Area students graduate from MSUM
Area students graduate from NDSU
Getting to know Norway: Local pastor leads overseas trip
Rietsema graduates from RCTC
Time to take after the Good Samaritan
Friends & Neighbors
Dan's Service Center has new service advisor
MN gas prices down 2 cents
Arvig Donated More Than $450,000 Back to Communities in 2016
Economic Development Summit scheduled for March 3
Prepare your budget for closing costs when buying a home
Ski, snowshoe or hike by candlelight at Maplewood Saturday
BTD met their (donation) match at 21st annual Polar Fest Plunge
February is Black History Month
Country singer Chris Janson at Shooting Star this Friday
Mini-retreat offers chance to reflect, refresh: NYM Cultural Center to host self-care session Feb. 25
Dell D. Holm
Joanne B. Anderson
Kirk L. McDonald
Noreen M. Huwe
Detroit Lakes Tribune editorial: Don't believe your lying eyes, just believe us (wah-ha-ha!)
Lynn Hummel column: Lack energy? You just have to know where to look
Letter: Scrubbing USDA website a shameful attempt to shield abusers
An early start for a strong farm bill
Editorial: Have an opinion? Write us a letter
Finding springs is a wintertime thing: New DNR app gives you a chance to help with groundwater research
DNR says burn debris now--EMDASH--restrictions will happen soon
Blane Klemek column: Trumpeter swans are a huge Minnesota success story
Brad Laabs column: This thaw won't last, better block up your fish houses
The bass tournament that wowed the pros
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
March 8, 2015
The arts has multi-million dollar impact on economy annually
Arts enthusiasts across Minnesota have long advocated for the importance of including the arts in long-range planning efforts with regard to the state’s economic future. But with the release of the Creative Minnesota Report, those advocates now have a tool for quantifying the...
March 8, 2015 - 5:40am
March 1, 2015
Workforce housing key to economic growth
Recognizing an opportunity to expand, agricultural equipment manufacturer AGCO conducted a study in 2010 to explore where that growth should occur. Ultimately, it decided to expand North American tractor production in the community where it had resided for the past decade, the small...
March 1, 2015 - 5:05am
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