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DNR deer meat donation program benefits many families in local area
'Our little missing link': DL parents talk growing their families through foster-to-adopt option
Home sweet...Holmes?: Country crooner John Berry returning to Detroit Lakes for Dec. 2 Christmas concert
Republican Tim Miller hopes to take on Collin Peterson
Laker hockey team building on experience from last year
Hibbert enters 18th pro Snocross season determined to reclaim national title
Vikings hold off Lions to win seventh straight game
Adam Thielen on verge of breaking Vikings' 1,000-yard receiving drought
Pazdernik rebound leader in loss to Dragons
LP-A Elementary recognized for achieving positive student outcomes
Snappy side: Festive Pomegranate Salad sure to shine on holiday menu
Social Security supports veterans, active duty military personnel
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Gov. Dayton proclaims 'Acts of Kindness Week' statewide
friends & neighbors
Willing and able: Adults with disabilities find pride, friendship through job partnerships in Perham
Gas prices down 4.2 cents last week
MnDOT honored with National Roadway Safety Award
Essentia Health Welcomes Physician Assistant in Detroit Lakes
Dressed to 'The Nines'...kids: The Nines owner opens kids' clothing store across the street
Let the winter games begin: Shakes off seasonal boredom with board games
4 family-friendly games to spice up any Turkey Day gathering
Happy Thanksgiving from the DL library
Christmas show at Ulen's Top Hat Theatre Dec. 2
Things to do in the lakes area this weekend
Robert and Marilynn Halverson
Arlo & Neva Bodin
Joe and Karen Merseth
Maynard A. Hanson
Charles Andersen Petersen
Franklin "Bud" Heisler
Linda S. Severson
Virginia May Fisher
Letter: Tax cuts for rich will be paid for by rest of us
We're thankful for you, dear reader
Letter: Here's why I stand by President Trump
Lynn Hummel column: Artifacts from history's crawl space
Will tax cuts pile up more debt?
Lake ice still treacherous due to weather ups and downs
How birds and mammals survive the winter
Monster white-tailed deer taken in northern ND
Pine River area boy bags deer of a different color - rare piebald doe
DL team places first in sporting clays at Fort Thunder
Welcome to the dark side: Local museum's first 'After Dark' event brings sold-out crowds
His way to Broadway: Minnesota’s De’Lon Grant has made his Broadway debut in ‘Come from Away’
Consume those leafy greens for a healthy body
You've gotta have faith: Christian filmmakers start up business, teaching academy in rural Audubon
My Christmas in Denmark: Different traditions, same feel
pine to palm
Pine to Palm champ signs NLI with BSU
Late string of birdies gives Hoge fourth straight PGA Tour card
Bison golf no longer that other minor sport at NDSU
Gillam snaps Renner’s streak to take Super Senior crown
Piatz picks up second Pine to Palm Mid-Am title
November 23, 2017
4 family-friendly games to spice up any Turkey Day gathering
FARGO — On Thanksgiving (and many other holidays to come), families and friends gather in their cozy homes to eat, drink and probably fight...
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July 28, 2017
A family affair: Local family travels the world together
In 2007, Liz Foster-Anderson, of Detroit Lakes, was enjoying time in Jamaica with her daughter Jessica Anderson, also of Detroit Lakes, when...
July 28, 2017 - 9:10am
July 26, 2017
It's fair time!
Today's the day that many local 4-H and FFA members have been waiting for all year — the opening of the 2017 Becker County Fair. From now...
July 26, 2017 - 10:37am
May 15, 2017
Fidget spinners are the hot new fad, but are they good for our kids?
For a small object that is supposed to keep someone quiet and focused, there seems to be much ado about fidget toys. Especially the spinny kind. For kids, the toys are meant to provide a bit of sensory input, which in turn helps them focus on reading or their teacher. They're currently...
May 15, 2017 - 3:33pm
May 4, 2017
After 35 years, man continues search for mom and dad
RED WING, Minn. — Steven Nelson was told every year on his birthday by his mother, “I know that there’s somebody else thinking about you...
May 4, 2017 - 9:30am
April 6, 2017
America the beautiful...: Local grandparents explore the country with grandchildren
When Connie and Dick Kovala of Detroit Lakes initially came up with the idea to take each of their grandchildren on trips for their respective...
April 6, 2017 - 1:00pm
March 2, 2017
Standing the test of time: Industry, tourism still alive in Becker County after 159 years
March marks the month in which--159 years ago--Becker was officially approved as a county. Since that day in 1858, Becker County has blossomed...
March 2, 2017 - 11:00am
February 26, 2017
Wisconsin elderly couple's perplexing death may never be explained
SUPERIOR, Wis.—When a meter reader discovered the bodies of Richard Ellison and Shirley Johnson four days before Christmas, they were frozen,...
February 26, 2017 - 1:30pm
February 4, 2017
AgweekTV: Nonbrowning apples
Neal Carter grows apples and hates that apples turn brown. So he decided to develop an apple that doesn't. They are called arctic apples. Watch...
February 4, 2017 - 8:30am
February 3, 2017
A hope for change: Indian Child Welfare Court aims for better outcomes for Native American families
DULUTH — Samantha Jackson balanced her 9-month-old baby, Elias, carefully on her lap inside 6th Judicial District Judge Sally Tarnowski's...
February 3, 2017 - 1:00pm
February 2, 2017
Traditional fiddle fun: Pamela Longtine and Dick Kimmel host program at Becker Historical Society
Grandparents happily tapped their feet to the beat and parents bounced their babies on their knees as fiddle music filled the Becker County...
February 2, 2017 - 9:00am
December 15, 2016
'We're that family': Not picture perfect, but perfect for us
"We're that family," my sister Kathryn remarked once again this past Thanksgiving, as all the cousins fell off their seats, in stitches from laughing so hard at pirate jokes. This phrase has been uttered at almost every family holiday and every special event we've ever attended, or...
December 15, 2016 - 11:00am
November 24, 2016
Editorial:We have all year to shop, why ruin Thanksgiving?
The average age expectancy in the United States is 78, so using that, we've only got 78 Thanksgivings to enjoy with our families in our lives. Several of them are gone for most. For many, time is ticking for us to have this holiday with our children while they are young and don't...
November 24, 2016 - 5:00am
November 20, 2016
Fewer parents say they spank their kids
Spanking and hitting children to discipline them has become much less common in recent decades as more parents choose non-physical approaches like "time-outs" instead, a U.S. study suggests. Since 1988, the proportion of middle-income mothers who think physical punishment is appropriate...
November 20, 2016 - 6:15am
November 16, 2016
Manna Food Co-op launches program to offer donated memberships for friends, family, those in need
Just in time for the holidays, Detroit Lakes-based Manna Food Co-op is offering community residents a unique opportunity to donate memberships...
November 16, 2016 - 9:11am