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Waubun man hurt in motorcycle crash
Republicans jump on mining, timber bandwagon
Court allows childcare union election
DL man appears in court for burglary at parents’ home
Thielen making big progress in Mankato
Birchmont medalists crowned
Mary’s Place is No. 2 seed
Laker duo take part in summer tennis
Waubun U-12 team takes state silver
In the Zone
Photo of the Day
Cool summer treats: Make popsicles in your favorite flavors
Social Security: Wait for full retirement age for Social Security benefits
Local students on dean’s list at Bethel
Lundgren awarded scholarship
Friends & Neighbors
WE Fest 2014
79th Annual Northwest Water Carnival
Garden-grown delights: Union Central residents enjoying fresh veggies this summer
Kings of the kitchen
Assumption Catholic Church ‘blessed’ with parish center
Blane Klemek: Where have the swallows gone?
Brad Laabs: Tips to keep equipment working safely, properly
DNR seeks lake sturgeon info from area anglers
Minnesota DNR to allow more licenses, set higher harvest level for 2014 wolf hunt
Minnesota scales back deer hunt
Personal FX adds new nail technician in DL
Grieger receives 2014 MSC service award
Bergeson Gardens open to public viewing
Orthopedic surgeon joins Essentia DL
MN gas prices continue slow, summer fall
Moorhead homeless objections get sillier
Lynn Hummel: Is nostalgia only for sentimental fools?
Minnesota is at-risk for Ebola
Letter: Vote for Darryl Hensel for Becker County recorder
Letter: Most people want peace, some want power, control
NYM Sculpture Park gets new addition
Brekke to play Pioneer Fest
Switchfoot to play at the Sanford Center
Bloch Party set Sunday at Hjemkomst Center
Smith documentary to be featured at Square Lake Film Festival in Stillwater
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April 13, 2011
Snowmobile clubs step up to the plate
Local snowmobile clubs in Becker County are looking both ways and crossing into new territory, as the County Board has now granted them all rights to trail maintenance, grooming and the financial responsibilities that go with it.
April 13, 2011 - 2:00pm
Lindquist strikes out 9, as DL cruises to win over DGF
Strikeouts and solid defense keyed the Detroit Lakes baseball team's season-opening 6-1 victory over visiting Dilworth-Glyndon-Felton Tuesday on the DLHS field. Senior lefty Ben Lindquist went the distance for the Lakers, as he struck out nine Rebels, while allowing just three...
April 13, 2011 - 1:02pm
April 9, 2011
Digital Bingo lights up bars
The game of BINGO has been around since the Italians invented it in the year 1530 (when it was called "Lo Giuoco del Lotto D'Italia").
April 9, 2011 - 8:00am
April 8, 2011
Soo Pass to host July 2 music fest
Two years after the 10,000 Lakes Festival went "on hiatus," a new music fest is coming to Detroit Lakes' Soo Pass Ranch this summer -- but the High Plains Festival is not intended to replace the 10KLF. "This is its own event," said Bob Bliss, media director for the High Plains...
Detroit Lakes / news
April 8, 2011 - 6:30pm
Family tells its side of ER assault case
The family of a man who assaulted an emergency room doctor in Detroit Lakes says they're sorry that he was hurt, but they wish the hospital had handled things differently prior to the assault. And they wish that the newspaper would have handled things differently afterwards. Val...
Detroit Lakes / news
April 8, 2011 - 5:52pm
DL has good test run on new track
There was good news all around for the Detroit Lakes boys' and girls' track teams and it really had nothing to do with their performances Thursday. The best news Thursday was the Lakers actually had their first meet outdoors and better yet, they had it on their brand new track...
April 8, 2011 - 4:15pm
Hornets set up to defend HOL crown
The stage is set for the Frazee baseball team to defend its Heart O'Lakes Conference championship, as plenty of Hornets return from last year's team. The Hornets return four seniors and six starters off the HOL title team, along with good depth. "We've never had as good as depth...
April 8, 2011 - 3:12pm
How to take great spring bird photos
Welcome to my new photography column. Having taken pictures for more than 13 years in and around Becker County, I have a unique insight on where and how to make good pictures and feel many of my tips can definitely help you improve your photography skills. I will cover such subjects...
April 8, 2011 - 10:11am
April 6, 2011
News in the schools: CHECK OUT THE VIDEO!
"Good morning Rossman staff and students, today is Thursday March 31st, 2011," announced smiling fifth-grader Tristan Wimmer . Wimmer sits...
April 6, 2011 - 5:35pm
April 28, 2010
Franken faces off with Facebook over privacy issues
U.S. Sen. Al Franken wants the social networking website Facebook to tighten up its privacy standards, which it loosened last week. Franken, DFL-Minn., joined three other U.S. senators Tuesday to request Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg to rescind plans to share more Facebook users'...
April 28, 2010 - 9:32am
April 23, 2010
Duluth's chancellor addresses alleged racism
DULUTH, Minn. -- The chancellor at the University of Minnesota-Duluth says the school needs to be more vigilant about investigating allegations of racism. Chancellor Kathryn Martin addressed an incident last week on campus which she calls "horrendous and despicable." Two white female...
April 23, 2010 - 10:59am
April 16, 2010
'Facebook for those 40-plus'
In the old days, people would write letters, call, or visit each other face-to-face. Keeping in touch with family and friends nowadays is different. We have e-mail, instant messaging, texting, Facebook, MySpace, LinkedIn, Twitter...
April 16, 2010 - 4:03pm
November 12, 2008
Although small-town gossip columns are on their way out, we now have a high-tech replacement. It is called Facebook. The online "social-networking" website designed by a Harvard college kid for other Harvard college kids has caught on and now boasts over 120 million members. To...
November 12, 2008 - 12:00am