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Future of Detroit Lakes bowling alley up in the air
LP-A School Board candidate forum set for Wednesday
Finances look good, Becker County has 'very strong' bond rating
On the cutting edge of lifesaving; new medical device in DL
Bingo and Benghazi; Republicans rally in DL for the final presidential debate
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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
Toxic Trump? For first time in more than 50 years, Forum Communications declines to endorse Republican nominee
Republicans using fantasies and falsehoods to attack DFLers on MNsure
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
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
May 5, 2016
Gas prices rise as supply glut shrinks
Average retail gasoline prices in Minnesota have risen 9.3 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.09 per gallon yesterday, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of 2,856 gas outlets in Minnesota. This compares with the national average that has increased 8.1 cents per gallon...
May 5, 2016 - 5:45am
A spring all-night rain is like a fresh start
There is nothing like an all-night rain following a low-snow winter and a dry spring to lift our spirits and give us the feeling of a fresh start. Suddenly, almost overnight, it’s green again. For the farmer, water is life. For the gardener, water is blooming flowers and juicy tomatoes....
May 5, 2016 - 5:25am
April 28, 2016
Gas prices fell in MN, but nat’l average up
Average retail gasoline prices in Minnesota have fallen 4.7 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2 a gallon, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of 2,856 gas outlets in Minnesota. This compares with the national average that has increased 2.4 cents per gallon in the last...
April 28, 2016 - 5:25am
April 21, 2016
OPEC false alarm stirs gasoline prices
Average retail gasoline prices in Minnesota have risen 14.2 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.05/g yesterday, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of 2,856 gas outlets in Minnesota. This compares with the national average that has increased 6.9 cents per gallon in...
April 21, 2016 - 5:20am
April 20, 2016
Sandpiper meeting is May 3
Staff from the Department of Commerce, the Public Utilities Commission and Enbridge/North Dakota Pipeline Company will be hosting public comment meetings regarding the proposed Sandpiper Pipeline on May 3 in Park Rapids. These public meetings will provide Minnesotans an opportunity...
April 20, 2016 - 9:57am
April 14, 2016
Gas prices low for this time of year
Average retail gasoline prices in Minnesota have risen 0.7 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $1.91/g yesterday, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of 2,856 gas outlets in Minnesota. This compares with the national average that has fallen 1.2 cents per gallon in the...
April 14, 2016 - 5:20am
April 8, 2016
No discipline for state worker’s anti-sandpiper bias
A state investigation into a regulatory employee whose emails appeared biased against the Sandpiper oil pipeline “did not produce any cause for disciplinary action,” Minnesota Pollution Control Agency commissioner John Linc Stine said by letter Monday. The investigation arose...
April 8, 2016 - 5:45am
Enbridge protestors found guilty of trespassing
A judge on Friday rejected the defense of three men who were arrested during an anti-pipeline demonstration inside Enbridge Energy’s downtown...
April 8, 2016 - 5:40am
March 11, 2016
MnDOT to start using LED roadway lighting
The Minnesota Depart-ment of Transportation is undertaking a statewide lighting conversion project and saving some money along the way. The project involves converting more than 28,500 roadway lights from traditional high-pressure sodium to LED or light emitting diode technology....
March 11, 2016 - 5:45am
March 3, 2016
Gas prices shoot up
Gasoline prices in Detroit Lakes have shot up 50 cents a gallon in the past few weeks, from $1.39 to $1.89, and will likely break the $2 mark...
March 3, 2016 - 5:45am
Teachers earn credits at OT power seminar
Otter Tail Power Company will sponsor up to 10 teachers from its Minnesota and South Dakota service area to attend the Lignite Energy Council’s 31st annual Teacher Education Seminar: Energy, Economics and Environment. This seminar will take place June 13-16 at Bismarck State College’s...
March 3, 2016 - 5:30am
March 1, 2016
Anti-pipeline protesters interrupt Dayton speech at water summit
Anti-pipeline protesters interrupted Gov. Mark Dayton Saturday as he spoke to more than 800 Minnesotans at a summit about how to clean the state’s...
March 1, 2016 - 3:12pm
February 21, 2016
Enbridge pushes back pipeline projects
Another delay on the time table of two oil pipeline projects in northern Minnesota has opponents of the projects declaring victory. Enbridge...
February 21, 2016 - 5:20am
February 18, 2016
Otter Tail Power seeks to raise Minnesota electricity rates
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. – Otter Tail Power Co. filed a request Tuesday with the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission seeking to raise electricity...
February 18, 2016 - 8:17am
February 17, 2016
Greater MN Gas plans to expand rural coverage
An unusual energy company is bringing natural gas service to parts of rural Becker County. Greater Minnesota Gas, Inc., of Le Sueur, Minn., last year extended its natural gas network to the Lake Sallie, Lake Melissa and Pelican Lake areas in Becker and Otter Tail counties. Residents...
February 17, 2016 - 11:19am