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Demonstrators vow face-off against Dakota Access pipeline
After barrage of feedback, Osakis superintendent said photos not required to attend prom
Could being a 'yes man' get you scammed?
Digging for treasures: Detroit Lakes diver finds 500 year old antler, among other historic finds
Man found guilty of sex acts with a child, filming them in Frazee trailer park
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GIRLS BASKETBALL: Patriots fend off Laker girls
Lakers hand Rangers second blemish, win 10th in a row
Youth hockey teams advance in District play
BASKETBALL: Hornet girls drop two conference games
Fly Girls Jazz runners-up, Kick sixth at State Dance
Two local students graduate from UM-Morris
Smith named to dean's list at University of Nebraska
Detroit Lakes students on dean's list at Mankato
Tips from Social Security to prepare for your disability interview
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Friends & Neighbors
She's ready...: New Holiday gas station opens to ‘pumped’ community
One man's junk...:My 2nd Home thrift and antique store opens in DL
February means romance...and romance scams: BBB offers tips to avoid getting duped this month
LREC bringing natural gas to rural communities
MN gas prices still on decline
BTD met their (donation) match at 21st annual Polar Fest Plunge
February is Black History Month
Country singer Chris Janson at Shooting Star this Friday
Mini-retreat offers chance to reflect, refresh: NYM Cultural Center to host self-care session Feb. 25
Take a trip to 'Silver City': Guinn book has flaws, but plenty of excitement too
Lynn M. Alexander
Joan Alice Watland
Dean W. Iverson
Don L. Wilhelm
Letter: Scrubbing USDA website a shameful attempt to shield abusers
An early start for a strong farm bill
Editorial: Have an opinion? Write us a letter
Letter: Finally, some help with all these grizzly bear attacks
Letter: Trump's repeated lying is dangerous to nation
Finding springs is a wintertime thing: New DNR app gives you a chance to help with groundwater research
DNR says burn debris now--EMDASH--restrictions will happen soon
Blane Klemek column: Trumpeter swans are a huge Minnesota success story
Brad Laabs column: This thaw won't last, better block up your fish houses
The bass tournament that wowed the pros
You've gotta have faith: Christian filmmakers start up business, teaching academy in rural Audubon
My Christmas in Denmark: Different traditions, same feel
Late arrival for New Year's baby: First birth of 2017 at Essentia Health-St. Mary's is Azyloh Roberts
DLHS named 'Safe Sports School'
A $10,000 drop in the bucket: Red Kettle campaign gets big boost from anonymous donor in DL
Pine to Palm
March 9, 2016
Otters advance to state semifinals
Nathan Rund and Matthew Monke each scored 22 points to lead No. 3 Fergus Falls to a 70-63 victory over Waseca in the Minnesota Class 3A state...
March 9, 2016 - 7:29pm
March 3, 2016
Otters rally late for section championship
Nathan Rund watched his older brother cry after three losses in the Class 3A, Section 8 championship with Fergus Falls in his brother's sophomore,...
March 3, 2016 - 9:53pm
March 2, 2016
Laker girls advance to meet Prowlers in section semis
Update: Saturday's semifinal game moved to Moorhead High School.
March 2, 2016 - 9:20pm
February 27, 2016
Otters advance with big second half against Lakers
The top-seeded Fergus Falls Otters broke open a nail biter with a big run early in the second half and finished off the No. 4 Detroit Lakes Lakers...
February 27, 2016 - 4:25pm
Lakers hold off Spuds for second at home tri
Lance Parzyck and Zane Freeman picked up wins and the 400-freestyle relay teams scored important points in the final race to give the Laker boys...
January 27, 2016 - 4:24pm
No charges against Fergus Falls officers involved in shooting of armed man
FERGUS FALL, Minn. – The Otter Tail County Attorney's Office has decided that three Fergus Falls police officers won't face criminal charges...
January 27, 2016 - 8:25am
January 26, 2016
Fergus Falls man, 25, sentenced for sexual assault
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. – A 25-year-old Fergus Falls man was sentenced Friday in Otter Tail County District Court for a year in jail and 10 years of probation for giving the victim alcohol throughout the day on Sept. 1 and then sexually attacking her. Battern allegedly forced her into...
January 26, 2016 - 8:15am
January 20, 2016
Wrestling: Huwe sets new fall record at OTC quad
James Huwe won his 150th career match and broke the school record with his 100th career pin as Detroit Lakes defeated Fergus Falls and dropped matches to Ottertail Central and Long Prairie-Grey Eagle-Browerville Tuesday at the OTC Bulldogs wrestling quadrangular. Huwe picked up two...
January 20, 2016 - 2:57pm
January 11, 2016
Hockey: Otters sweep season series from DL
The Otters swept the season series from Detroit Lakes with a 5-1 victory Saturday night at home in non-conference girls hockey in Fergus Falls. Fergus Falls scored twice in the first period to counter just two shots on goal from the Lakers in the opening frame. Sophie Rausch scored...
January 11, 2016 - 2:39pm
January 9, 2016
Father-son duo exhibiting art in their hometown
The Lake Region Arts Council Gallery in Fergus Falls is currently hosting a unique exhibition featuring hometown artists, Jeff and Carl Zachmann. “Zachmann, Father and Son Exhibit” opened Jan. 4 and will run until March 5. This exhibit features 23 works by the duo, including Jeff...
January 9, 2016 - 5:50am
January 5, 2016
Laker girls defeat Fergus Falls 40-27
The Laker girls basketball team continued to excel coming off a Hawley holiday tournament championship with a 40-27 victory over visiting Fergus...
January 5, 2016 - 11:38pm
Lemke banks buzzer beater to sink Lakers
Fergus Falls’ senior guard Isaiah Lemke banked in a 30-foot jumper at the horn to give the undefeated No. 10 Minnesota Class 3A ranked Otters...
January 5, 2016 - 10:23pm
December 29, 2015
Boys Hockey: Lakers skate to tie with New Ulm
Detroit Lakes and New Ulm each avoided two consecutive losses to start the Fergus Falls Invitational hockey tournament by skating to a two-all tie Tuesday afternoon. Unofficially, New Ulm won the game in a shootout 3-2 for tournament purposes, but the game is recorded as a tie in...
December 29, 2015 - 5:16pm
Boys Hockey: Packers shutout Lakers in Fergus tourney opener
Detroit Lakes boys hockey lost for the second consecutive game and was shutout for the first time this season in a 3-0 loss to West Fargo in the opening round of the Fergus Falls Invitational tournament Monday afternoon. The Packers outshot DL in all three periods of play, the closest...
December 29, 2015 - 9:07am
December 15, 2015
Swimmers third at Fergus Invite
Freshman Tanner Olson won two events and junior Zane Freeman placed first in diving leading the Lakers boys’ swimming and diving team to a third place finish in the season-opening Fergus Falls Invitational. Detroit Lakes scored 440 team points to finish behind the host Otters (579)...
December 15, 2015 - 11:43am