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DL council approves West Lake Drive plan: Public hearing on proposed plan lasts over two hours
Lakes Shipping LLC replaces Goin' Postal
Vehicle theft leads to charges
Parents file complaint against Minn. school over son's suicide
DL man gets 33 months for burglary
UND's Kyley Foster has been on a fast track to pole vault success
Jacks sweep Laker baseball
Lacasa, Hanninen vying for state doubles berth
Blomseth, Herzog up for Mr., Ms. Minnesota Golf awards
Lakers, Herzog dominate only home meet of the season
Minnesota artist provides artwork for new state license plate honoring fallen officers
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
friends & neighbors
Spicer Castle to close
'A pretty powerful thing': Sanford rolling out new genetic test in primary care clinics
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
Get those motors running: Eagles' 3rd annual 'Leather Up for Lupus' charity ride is Saturday
Summer melodrama rises from the ashes - fourth season will be in new venue
In 'Tomorrow,' it's a dog's life... literally
Locals who love jazz: F-M Kicks explore big-band sound in spring concert
'The Wild Inside' will make you howl
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Donald & Kathleen (King) Coder
Evie Svare and Fran Nelson
Betty Jean Wilson
Darla Kay Soholt
Donald L. Askelson
Over a million died protecting our freedom
Going solo on Iran nuclear agreement
Opinion: Buffer tax credit is both sensible and deserved
Rescissions bill is a smokescreen
Approve funding for Minnesota facilities
Fishing runs hot and cold for Lake of the Woods Opener crew
A busy opener in the lakes area
Turkey decoys attract surprise visitors
The nighttime sounds of frogs and toads
Be kind and help out at lake accesses
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
May 21, 2018
'It was like a punch': Heart surgery patient and his family to lead off May 31 Heart Walk
"It was like a punch," says Darren Thorsteinson of the sudden, sharp pain he felt in his side during an ordinary day last August. But unlike...
May 21, 2018 - 8:20am
May 16, 2018
Locals who love jazz: F-M Kicks explore big-band sound in spring concert
For more than 40 years, the Fargo-Moorhead Kicks Band has provided local musicians the opportunity to get together and bond over their love for America's original art form: jazz. As the group gathers to rehearse for its spring concert on May 18, the camaraderie among the musicians...
May 16, 2018 - 10:00am
May 12, 2018
'Three steps forward and two steps back': Benefit planned for DL native Jean Landin as she fights brain, lung cancer
When Lynn Anderson lost her daughter, Jennifer, to cancer nine years ago, that was devastating enough. Now she's watching as her only other child,...
May 12, 2018 - 2:32pm
May 10, 2018
Detroit Mountain gets more room to play: $1.2 million Legacy grant makes land acquisition, new projects possible
Detroit Mountain Recreation Area is expanding its footprint and adding some fun new features thanks to a $1.2 million grant from the state's...
May 10, 2018 - 1:47pm
May 9, 2018
Ice Palace Committee, Sanford Health honored at Chamber celebration
"We've had a really busy year," said Detroit Lakes Chamber President Carrie Johnston at the start of Thursday night's Chamber of Commerce Celebration...
May 9, 2018 - 8:20am
May 8, 2018
'Be Buddies Not Bullies': Mrs. Detroit Lakes promotes anti-bullying platform, preps for upcoming Mrs. Minnesota pageant
"They called me stupid." "They called me a retard." "They told me I didn't look right for the game they were playing." Just about every fourth-grader...
May 8, 2018 - 2:21pm
May 3, 2018
‘It is possible to feed the world’: DL prepares to purchase and pack up 100,000 meals for Feed My Starving Children
The Detroit Lakes community is embarking on its first-ever Feed My Starving Children food packing event, a charitable effort to feed malnourished...
May 3, 2018 - 1:44pm
May 2, 2018
(Music) note-worthy: First DLHS student in six years makes it into All-State band
Laker sophomore Grant Fritch-Gallatin has made it into Minnesota's All-State band. He is the first Detroit Lakes High School student in six years...
May 2, 2018 - 2:01pm
What's on tap for arts and entertainment in the lakes area
Red River Valley Veterans concerts slated for May 3 in Perham
May 2, 2018 - 1:35pm
April 25, 2018
A volunteer's refuge: Tamarac National Wildlife Refuge recognizes the 'critical' impact of volunteers
Ken Mattson looks forward to counting the loons every summer. "It gets me out on the water," he says, and that's one of his favorite places to...
April 25, 2018 - 8:59am
April 19, 2018
County museum abloom with events this weekend
The weather outside may not show it yet, but spring has sprung at the Becker County Museum, which will be hosting a plethora of spring-themed...
April 19, 2018 - 12:17pm
April 12, 2018
'Planting the Seeds to Mental Wellness': DL students to hold mental health festival Saturday
DL Thriving will be holding a wellness festival at the Historic Holmes Theatre on Saturday afternoon as a complimentary event to the play "Seedfolks," showing at the theatre earlier that day. The festival, called "Planting the Seeds to Mental Wellness," will touch on different aspects...
April 12, 2018 - 9:45am
April 11, 2018
What's coming up for arts and entertainment around the region
John Anderson concert April 20 at Shooting Star MAHNOMEN — Country singer and songwriter John Anderson will perform live at Mahnomen's Shooting Star Casino, Hotel & Event Center on Friday, April 20, at 8 p.m. Tickets are sold out.
April 11, 2018 - 2:41pm
April 10, 2018
DL Bike Rodeo coming April 28
Families are invited to attend a free bike rodeo at the Kent Freeman Arena on Saturday, April 28 from 9:30-11:30 a.m. New bikes and helmets will be given away. The event is being hosted by the Detroit Lakes Active Living Committee. The bike rodeo will provide children with opportunities...
April 10, 2018 - 8:51am
April 9, 2018
Otter Tail County Township Historian Meeting set for April 10
The Otter Tail County Historical Society's annual Township Historian Meeting will be held Tuesday, April 10, at the Ottertail Community Center. A potluck dinner will begin at 6 p.m., followed by a special program at 6:30. Attendees are asked to bring a dish to share.
April 9, 2018 - 3:26pm