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Body of missing Lake Park man found
AgweekTV: A New Barn for Healthy Pigs
Grandson arrested for murder in deaths of couple called pillars of Minn. town
Body of missing northwest Minn. man found
Driver sentenced for hit-and-run that killed northwest Minn. girl near Lake Mille Lacs
Jaguars end Mahnomen-Waubun's season in consolation semis
Activities commitment celebration Monday, March 26
Top-seeded Crusaders blow out Mahnomen-Waubun in Class A quarters
Brooklyn Center hands Breckenridge first-round loss
Prep boys basketball: Triple the heartbreak for Esko
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
After historic college basketball upset, Little Caesar’s announces free pizza giveaway to everyone in America
Nice growing, Jack: Jack Chivers Realty relocating to downtown DL, into the mall
Farmers concerned about trade war with China
Twin Cities airport is best in its size
State Commerce Dept. website now multilingual
Music, dancing and more coming to lakes area this month
Ken’s FM fundraiser aims to bring station back to full power
What's ahead for the region's arts scene in the coming weeks?
Dishing up a tasty homemade meal, for a good cause: DL Breakfast Rotary's March 13 meatball dinner to benefit local food pantry
Spring is here -- and your local library is ready to celebrate
Elverna Elizabeth (Lembke) Nelson
William "Willy" Weber
Catherine S. Doll
More immigrants would give huge boost to US economy
Letter:Credit unions are very different from banks
Letter: Why aren't we fighting back against Russia?
Sixty pills prescribed--only four were needed
It's time to return a big favor to the Boys and Girls Club
Sometimes memories are more important than fish
Are Ivory-billed woodpeckers back from the dead?
Jumbo perch are popping up
Brad Laabs column: The panfish are biting, and the tullibee chase is on
Maple syrup-making at Minnesota state parks
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
For the love of the homeless: DL native Luke Pechmann poses for animal adoption pin-up calendar
Welcome to the dark side: Local museum's first 'After Dark' event brings sold-out crowds
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
Polar Fest ends with a bang – and a splash
August 11, 2017
Celebrating the past and embracing the future: First Lutheran Church celebrates its 100 centennial
A Detroit Lakes church is gearing up for the celebration of a century. First Lutheran Church, which turns 100 years old this year, will host...
August 11, 2017 - 9:00am
August 9, 2017
Third annual Bible reading marathon set for August 12
Grab your Bible and warm up your reading voice for the third annual Detroit Lakes Bible Reading Marathon, which will kick off bright and early on Saturday, August 12. For six straight days, 497 people will read the bible out loud, each for a duration of 10 minutes. The entire Bible,...
August 9, 2017 - 10:08am
July 15, 2017
Column: Love serves
My feet hurt. I say that almost every day because I'm usually on them for at least five hours or more with minimal down time. I am a waitress at Barajas Mexican Bar and Grill where all servers bartend, too. It's my summer job--or perhaps it's for a longer season--but it's a good fit...
July 15, 2017 - 10:00am
July 12, 2017
Creating compassion: Interactive tour gives glimpse into life in developing countries
More than 700 million people in developing countries live on less than $1.90 per day, facing challenges most Americans never will, according...
July 12, 2017 - 11:53am
June 16, 2017
With hopeful hearts: DL welcomes annual Hope Fest music festival to the area
For the seventh year in a row, The Refuge Christian Outreach Center is bringing three days of faith-filled music to Detroit Lakes. Hope Fest...
June 16, 2017 - 8:00am
Column: Learning not to be perfect
Back in my camp days, my camp friends could sort of see I was bit wound up, a bit of a perfectionist. Several of them struggled with that too, but they were much better at dealing it with than I was. Their favorite bible verse was, "But he said to me, 'My grace is sufficient for you,...
June 16, 2017 - 6:00am
June 15, 2017
Column: On being popular
I love being liked and I think it's safe to say I am not in the minority. Social media alone reveals that a lot of time and effort goes into managing an image that makes you irresistible, adorable, fun, wise and witty, on-trend and authentic.
June 15, 2017 - 5:00am
May 19, 2017
Column: Orange is the new blessing
I had to wear orange. I like the color; it's in my color wheel as a flattering wardrobe choice. An orange jail jumpsuit, however, was never a choice for me. Instead, it was a consequence for a bad choice. I made a mistake. Who doesn't? I'm a sinner. We're all sinners.
May 19, 2017 - 1:00pm
A reluctant missionary: Local family felt called by God
Bill Mohn is not the type to be described as "adventurous." "I really don't like traveling," he explained. "I didn't grow up doing it, so I like...
May 19, 2017 - 9:00am
May 17, 2017
Column: On having faith
There are lots of things in life that are illogical and take a bit of believing in. We believe that people will change their lives for the better and we hope that, against all the odds, our sports teams will pull through and win--which happens sometimes. We hope that things will always...
May 17, 2017 - 10:55am
April 22, 2017
Answering the call: Lake Park family to become long-term missionaries in Africa
Eduardo and Jocelyn De Souza of Lake Park are extremely open about the hardships they've faced in life--from the sexual assault Eduardo experienced...
April 22, 2017 - 11:15am
Column: Christianity and "being cool"
One of the benefits of having a father who has traveled around a little bit is the stories. Unfortunately, I haven't received quite as many of them as I have hoped during my time abroad, so my dad unknowingly gave me an excellent Easter present when he sent me one recently. Many years...
April 22, 2017 - 6:00am
April 21, 2017
Column: Into the light
I recently met with a counselor--I needed to--and it was better than I expected. I talked a lot. The counselor listened. She had questions, too, which I answered. Afterward, she pushed her chair back and gave me some solid counsel and encouragement. I took it. I can't stop thinking...
April 21, 2017 - 6:00am
March 24, 2017
Friday matters: Everyday reconciliation
It's so hard when someone has hurt you. "It's not fair. Why is this happening to me? I want payback now!"
March 24, 2017 - 10:00am
Column: Experiencing Christianity abroad
If yer from Minnesota, you betcha ya know about the Scandinavian origin of the Lutheran church and the special culture that goes with it, involving being shy and bringing jello salad to potlucks.
March 24, 2017 - 7:00am