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Live stream: Jacob Wetterling funeral service at 10 a.m. today
Rose Ensemble in Detroit Lakes Tuesday
'Winning by a hair' the second annual Hairy Man Run is set for October 1
Slow and steady wins the race; so far $500,000 has been raised toward new Becker County museum
County disaster drill helps prepare emergency workers for the real thing
HALL OF HONOR: Raboin enjoying special opportunity in St. Cloud
Detroit Lakes blows out Park Rapids 46-0
HALL OF HONOR: Barrett a versatile leader for three Laker teams
Jackets sweep singles, down Lakers 4-3
Golf: Lunn wins Maple Hills club championship
Teaching the 'lost language'; New teacher of the Ojibwe Learning and Native American Culture class is all about the students
Senior year, not so glamorous
Touchdowns and Tailgates
Chivers' exchange vows
Logan completes core curriculum training
Friends & Neighbors
BD’s Gas and Grub under new ownership
MN gas prices down, Colonial Pipeline leakage in south causing issues
Jack Chivers Realty adds new service branch
Preparing to become a caregiver
Dairy Queen set to move to McKinley Plaza Friday
It's time to put a stop to bullying
Grand opening celebration for The Barn in NYM set Oct. 1
Tamarac Fall Festival set for Oct. 1; waterfowl themes abound
Four things you can do in DL this week for no cost
Fall officially arrives this Thursday!
William V. "Bill" Vipond
Vernon A. Sellers
Douglas Daryl Miller
Helen Mae Williams
Michael C. Selck
Stop the lies against Eken
Big garbage, big economy
Refugee community should welcome FBI
Don't blame farmers for dying honeybees
Leaving home--love isn't always spoken
Waterfowl hunting season now open in Minnesota
National tourney shows amazing bass catch in Minnesota
Rarely seen, the tough, wily fisher lives among us
Pheasant numbers up 29 percent over last year
Landscape planning can help 'sharpies' thrive
Fired up for hunting season; Local Sportsman’s Clubs have their sights set on you
LP-A busts a move: Lake Park-Audubon Elementary receives national ‘Active Schools’ award
4-H'ers bring home ribbons from the Minnesota State Fair
Cormorant art show winners announced
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