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Suspect in custody after deputy wounded in Norman County near Perley
9-year-old boy left home alone found wandering outside Eagan, Minn., bar late at night
Are you being affected by Minnesota's minimum wage hike? Let us know...
Girl injured in two-vehicle crash on Highway 10 West
Minnesota Gov. Dayton signs minimum wage increase bill into law
Lakers drop close one vs. Rebels
Hansen takes role on ‘Heads Up’ program
Golf Preview: Lady Hornet linksters ready for next step
Track and Field Preview: Lady Hornets to rely on youth
Boys Tennis: DL starts season with 2 losses in TRF
In the Zone
Let’s Go Fishing trips being scheduled; volunteers needed
Plan B: Life doesn’t always go according to plan
Holly McCamant: Finally, a Disney movie with a different message
Schools participate in Native American Celebration Week
Friends & Neighbors
This year’s festival in Vergas even included maple syrup milkshakes
State tournament brings a thousand archers to Detroit Lakes
2014 Spring Laker Book
Brian's Beer Brew
Local archer given lifetime achievement award
Brad Laabs: Use caution on ice; get ready for open water
Blane Klemek: The American crow is one of the smartest wild birds
Bear hunt application deadline is May 2
Migratory bird funding in MN and ND
Fine dining at the 59er: The Lake Room is their latest addition
Two stylists join team at Creative Mix salon
T.S. Dock & Lift is now Shoremaster affiliate
DL man joins staff of Karvakko Engineering
Don’t forfeit past tax returns
A low health ranking for Becker County
Eric Bergeson: Goodbye writing, hello politics
Senate, governor need to follow House lead on rural broadband, local gov’t aid
Lynn Hummel: Spring is the season for optimists
End DWI immunity for lawmakers
Danell Haspel: Last chance to file income taxes!
Cash tribute set May 6
New exhibit at NYM Cultural Center
Celebrating our heroes: United Way event is April 24 in Detroit Lakes
Artists sought for show
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...
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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