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AgweekTV: Sczepanski Farm Insolvency
Crash near Ice Cracking Lake kills two, injures two
DL man sentenced for animal cruelty
Murder suspect bludgeoned Otter Tail County mother, son with pipe wrench, charges say
Dragon Open kicks off summer golf tournaments June 11
Vikings open season at home against 49ers, have four nationally televised games
Raiders down Patriots late in season-opening victory
NorthStar Academy team accepted into new hockey league
Summit to address football concerns in Minnesota
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
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
Arvig to boost workforce by 160
Ketter joins Mid-Minnesota as DL branch manager
Special music event coming to DL library April 24
What's coming up for arts and entertainment around the region
What's new in arts and entertainment around the region
Crawling with creativity: Detroit Lakes' 2nd Annual Art Crawl set for April 19-21
Stories sought for new musical set in Otter Tail County
Benneth "Benny" Braseth
Lottie Ann Thomas
Merle R. Meyer
George B. Scarborough
Family of slain child says multiple people called Otter Tail County social services
Letter: Help make these school projects community plans
Letter: Thumbs up to all you snowplow drivers
Letter: An alternative DL school building plan
Divided loyalties--don't be quick to judge
Ice-out shaping up to be late: Brutally cold April will impact May fishing opener
Wild turkey a success story in Minnesota
Snowy start to steelhead season: Despite snowstorm, Brule River anglers turn out for opener
Now is the time to clean, repair your birdhouses
Let's bring back the fishing pier at Dunton Locks
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
September 25, 2017
Klobuchar says troubled health care bill shows need for bipartisan work
WASHINGTON -- Republican-written federal health care legislation that appeared lacking enough votes to pass is proof a bipartisan effort is needed...
September 25, 2017 - 9:58pm
October 26, 2016
Minnesota legislators take historic stride in veteran care
A corrective story to one this newspaper published earlier this month: Local veterans groups spoke out about funding cuts it was seeing for its military funerals, which is indeed the case, but the article stated the cuts were coming from the state, when in fact they were federal cuts....
October 26, 2016 - 11:55am
July 17, 2011
Defaulting on the national debt: What's the debate all about?
Republicans in Congress and President Barack Obama have spent months engaged in a political showdown over America's fiscal course and how to cut the escalating debt and deficits -- but first, they need to deal with the rapidly approaching deadline to raise the debt ceiling. Economists...
July 17, 2011 - 1:28pm
December 1, 2010
Defeated ND congressman was earmark king
For Earl Pomeroy, the proof is in the pork. North Dakota's Democratic congressman says the distinction of securing the most earmark dollars of any U.S. House member shows he's had victories in fighting for the state's interests and priorities. For the 2010 fiscal year, Pomeroy brought...
December 1, 2010 - 12:28pm
September 23, 2010
Health care cost increases fairly modest in first wave, insurers say
The first wave of changes under national health reforms taking effect today include expanded coverage for the young and will result in modest cost increases, according to health insurers. Expanded protections include the elimination of pre-existing conditions for children and allow...
September 23, 2010 - 10:11am
December 2, 2008
Pawlenty criticizes federal aid to states
ST. PAUL - The financial industry, retailers, car makers and the average American are among those hurt by what now officially is a recession, and want federal help -- and many governors joined the chorus Tuesday by asking the in-coming president not to forget them. Not Minnesota...
December 2, 2008 - 12:00am
September 23, 2008
DFL fundraiser: Assistant Minnesota House Majority Leader tells Democrats to say no to bailout
BEMIDJI - Assistant Minnesota House Majority Leader Frank Moe wants Democrats to write to Congress, telling members "to have some guts -- just say no" to a $700 billion bailout in the current credit crisis. Moe, DFL-Bemidji, in one of his last party appearances before he steps down...
September 23, 2008 - 12:00am
August 8, 2008
Farm bill does not end federal ag work
Despite newly enacted federal farm policy that is supposed to last for five years, more agriculture-related work remains to be done in Washington. Most important is to make sure the Bush administration and its successor implements what Congress passed, top farm experts told a FarmFest...
August 8, 2008 - 12:00am
August 6, 2008
More schools miss federal benchmark
Small schools in rural Minnesota fared best in the latest round of federal education assessments, but even they are part of a statewide trend of fewer schools meeting the standards. Nearly 60 percent of schools in greater Minnesota made adequate yearly progress under the federal...
August 6, 2008 - 12:00am
July 14, 2008
Coleman, more challengers file for U.S. Senate seat
Election candidates for county, state and federal office still have until 5 p.m. Tuesday, July 15 to file with the Becker County Auditor-Treasurer's Office in Detroit Lakes or the Minnesota Secretary of State's Office in St. Paul. So far, the most hotly contested seat appears to...
July 14, 2008 - 12:00am