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Murder suspect bludgeoned Otter Tail County mother, son with pipe wrench, charges say
County museum abloom with events this weekend
Commemorating the one-room schoolhouse: Museum seeks stories, photos, info on country schools for upcoming book
'The Ash Girl': DLHS's spring play offers darker take on familiar fairy tale
High court allows counties to pick financial auditors
Summit to address football concerns in Minnesota
Gorden to be inducted to MHSGCA Hall of Fame
Nordick selected as new Park Rapids Activities Director, head football coach
Area golf courses waiting on Mother Nature
Gopher Road Trip coming to Perham
Unwrapping #MeToo with grace
It's almost time to light the 'Fire in February': DL preacher's plans taking shape to mobilize community to read Bible's Book of Acts
'Fire in February': DL preacher hopes to mobilize local faith community to read Bible's Book of Acts
LP-A Elementary recognized for achieving positive student outcomes
Snappy side: Festive Pomegranate Salad sure to shine on holiday menu
friends & neighbors
Parent company of Herberger's could be headed for liquidation
Detroit Lakes couple forced to spend extra $2,000 on flights home after being stranded in Mexico by Sun Country
Peterson: Work mandate for food stamps imperils next farm bill
Arvig to boost workforce by 160
Ketter joins Mid-Minnesota as DL branch manager
Special music event coming to DL library April 24
What's coming up for arts and entertainment around the region
What's new in arts and entertainment around the region
Crawling with creativity: Detroit Lakes' 2nd Annual Art Crawl set for April 19-21
Stories sought for new musical set in Otter Tail County
Merle R. Meyer
George B. Scarborough
Family of slain child says multiple people called Otter Tail County social services
Letter: Help make these school projects community plans
Letter: Thumbs up to all you snowplow drivers
Letter: An alternative DL school building plan
Divided loyalties--don't be quick to judge
Ice-out shaping up to be late: Brutally cold April will impact May fishing opener
Wild turkey a success story in Minnesota
Snowy start to steelhead season: Despite snowstorm, Brule River anglers turn out for opener
Now is the time to clean, repair your birdhouses
Let's bring back the fishing pier at Dunton Locks
Getting ahead of the curve: Cancer rehab in DL helps patients get back into life
'We'll strive to be fair': Two of Becker County’s top legal eagles talk about upcoming judgeships
Ruby's Pantry helps families make ends meet; Local mom of 7 shares her story
Adolescent anxiety is on the rise, and social media may be part of the problem
Minnesota Made: Enjoy some movies shot in the Lake of 10,000 Lakes
Letter: Ice palace co-chairs thank the community
Youth fishing derby on Little Detroit Lake was 'great success'
The walls came tumbling down: Ice palace demolished on Friday
Totally tube-ular!: Elementary school students get outside to slide
Polar Fest's inaugural hotdish challenge brings in big, hungry crowd
November 20, 2014
Ulteig engineering grabs top wind industry award
Windpower Engineering & Development Magazine recently published its fourth annual list of wind industry leaders, and Ulteig made its debut appearance as the top firm in the Support Services category. Ulteig was selected by magazine subscribers from a group of more than two...
November 20, 2014 - 9:30am
November 18, 2014
Keystone XL pipeline bill dies in Senate
A bill to force approval of the Keystone XL pipeline failed in the U.S. Senate on Tuesday, sparing President Barack Obama from an expected veto...
November 18, 2014 - 8:51pm
U.S. Senate heads for vote on Keystone XL pipeline
Backers of the Keystone XL oil pipeline hope a vote in the U.S. Senate late on Tuesday will send a bill clearing the way for the controversial...
November 18, 2014 - 10:15am
November 14, 2014
U.S. House passes Keystone bill, but Senate prospects are unclear
The Republican-led U.S. House of Representatives approved the Keystone XL pipeline on Friday, but a similar measure struggled to get enough support...
November 14, 2014 - 2:58pm
For second time in a year, two trains derail near Casselton; Cass sheriff demands answers
CASSELTON, N.D. – The Cass County Sheriff demanded answers Thursday after two BNSF Railway trains derailed just west of here for the second time in under a year. “We deserve some answers and I don’t think any of us want to hear anymore that this is a coincidence,” Sheriff...
November 14, 2014 - 11:47am
November 13, 2014
Environmental groups, tribe file challenge to pipeline from Canada
DULUTH, Minn. -- Environmental groups on Wednesday filed a legal challenge to the U.S.
November 13, 2014 - 8:45am
November 11, 2014
Fire forces temporary oil refinery evacuation; no injuries reported
ST. PAUL PARK, Minn. -- A tower fire forced a temporary evacuation Tuesday at Northern Tier Energy’s oil refinery in St. Paul Park. The...
November 11, 2014 - 4:20pm
October 31, 2014
Enbridge denied request to not explore alternate pipeline routes
ST. PAUL -- The Sandpiper pipeline will remain in limbo until the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission can review all outstanding petitions, the body decided Thursday. The commission denied a motion by the North Dakota Pipeline Co., a subsidiary of Canada-based Enbridge, to reconsider...
October 31, 2014 - 8:29am
October 30, 2014
Gas prices continue to ‘tank’, but not for long
October 30, 2014 - 10:30am
October 24, 2014
High-voltage power line being strung across Minnesota
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. – Help wanted: Must be willing to dangle from a helicopter while installing power lines and related devices.
October 24, 2014 - 7:30am
October 9, 2014
Gas prices expected to continue falling
Average retail gasoline prices in Minnesota have fallen 2.4 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.18 per gallon Sunday, according to GasBuddy.com. This compares with the national average that has fallen 2.5 cents per gallon in the last week to $3.30/g. Prices Sunday...
October 9, 2014 - 2:00pm
October 8, 2014
More easements are filed as Enbridge delays project
Forty-five new easement agreements have been filed in Hubbard County over the Sandpiper oil pipeline as Enbridge announced Tuesday the project will likely be delayed a year into 2017. Delays in the regulatory process have prompted the company to file a “material change” document...
October 8, 2014 - 10:30am
October 5, 2014
Worst possible route for crude oil pipeline? Former officials blast the Sandpiper
Because of the permeable soil and low-lying, relatively fast-moving aquifer in the Straight River area, retired DNR hydrologist Bob Merritt says...
October 5, 2014 - 10:30am
October 2, 2014
US gas prices remain strong against ISIS
Average retail gasoline prices in Minnesota have risen 2.8 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.22/g Sunday, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of 2,856 gas outlets in Minnesota.
October 2, 2014 - 10:00am
September 27, 2014
Report shows propane shortage really cost Minnesotans last winter
It was cold last winter, really cold. Propane was in short supply last winter, really short. And the fuel was expensive, really expensive. The 10 percent of Minnesotans who heat with propane — as well as farmers, businesses and others that use it — felt to crunch to the...
September 27, 2014 - 1:00pm