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Spirit, soul and body: Free seminar this Saturday at Ecumen to focus on keys to healthy living
'Suspicious vehicle' call leads to marijuana charge
Burned-out headlight leads to marijuana charge
Two charged in storage shed break-in
One-car rollover between Perham, New York Mills ends in injury
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Haire impresses at UMC spring game
Smith selected to NCAA Regionals
Lakers move up to No. 8 in Class AAA
Roth earns all-tournament honors at Summit Championship
Norman County West in danger of losing fall and winter sports
Social Security in plain language
Luecks celebrating 50 years together
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Simons welcome twin daughters
'What Patients Say, What Doctors Hear': Listening is important--on both sides of the doctor's exam table
Friends & Neighbors
'It was time to pass the baton': Dean's Country Market in Perham, NY Mills sold to Central Market owners
MN gas prices down since last week
SJE-Rhombus receives chapter 2017 ESOP Company of the Year award
‘It was time to pass the baton’: Dean’s Country Market in Perham, NY Mills sold to Central Market owners
Midwest Workwear has new store manager
Rosanne Cash coming to Holmes Theatre May 5
Canine lovers, take note: National Puppy Day is almost here
A night dressed in neon: Holmes Theatre's Motion fundraiser to feature Post Traumatic Funk Syndrome
It's Shakespeare... with an apocalyptic twist: Detroit Lakes High School's spring play views British history through a zombie-infested lens
Column: Mosquitoes sometimes more than just annoying: Insect's bite can transmit malaria, which is fatal if left untreated
Edward DaWaine Sawyer
Willow Skye Forsberg
Janice L. Herman
Neil Daniel "Peel" Englund
Lynn Hummel column: The spirit of Johnny Appleseed
Paula Quam column: A humble hello, a heavy-hearted goodbye
Letter: War with North Korea would be a big mistake
Other Opinions: It's working, don't give up on effort to clean up Great Lakes
Letter: Doctors are on your side, elected officials should be, too
Column: Whistling past the graveyard--wood ducks make big comeback
Brad Laabs column: Enjoy hunting panfish until 'fishing opener' May 12
Brad Laabs column: Ice is gone, get ready to launch your boat
Outdoors column: Wild turkeys are a Minnesota success story
Blane Klemek column: Little bird that could: the northern saw-whet owl
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
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'
Pine to Palm
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
December 13, 2015
Kirkbride mothballing costs estimated at nearly $4 million
To keep the Kirkbride Building from deteriorating any further over the next decade, Fergus Falls would need to spend nearly $4 million to mothball...
December 13, 2015 - 5:20am
November 23, 2015
Lakers have chances, but drop home opener to Otters
Fergus Falls scored a pair of goals in the second period and sophomore goalie Drew Luhning stopped 28 Laker shots to upend Detroit Lakes 2-1...
November 23, 2015 - 11:21am
November 9, 2015
Otters spoil girls hockey opener 8-3
Abby Hobbes collected five points and Fergus Falls scored six goals in the second period to spoil the Detroit Lakes girls hockey home opener 8-3 Saturday afternoon at Kent Freeman Arena. Hobbes opened the scoring with the only goal of the first period scoring unassisted at even...
November 9, 2015 - 2:25pm
November 6, 2015
Muskie discussion draws crowd
It was an overflow town hall meeting last Thursday evening, when people for and against stocking more muskies in Otter Tail County lakes gathered...
November 6, 2015 - 5:45am
November 4, 2015
Bad timing for robber: Officers were nearby
A man is in custody after an armed robbery at Shopko in Fergus Falls. Fergus Falls police Sgt. Connor West says that at around 4:30 p.m. a man showed a knife and demanded money at the store at 226 E Lincoln Ave. The man ran from the store with an undisclosed amount of cash,...
November 4, 2015 - 11:01am
October 2, 2015
Laker boys battle Sabres again at Hermes Invite
The Detroit Lakes boys cross country team has gotten their fair share of Sartell-St. Stephen in the past week placing second to the Sabres at the Milaca Mega Meet Saturday and again at the John Hermes Invitational Thursday at Fergus Falls. Aaron Johnson has cemented himself at...
October 2, 2015 - 10:44am
Girls XC fifth at Hermes Invite, Frazee eighth
Makenzie Ostlie continues to lead the Detroit Lakes girls cross country team placing in the top five and helping the Lakers to a fifth place...
October 2, 2015 - 9:51am
September 30, 2015
17-month-old is hit, killed by car in Fergus Falls
A 17-month-old child was pronounced dead Monday afternoon after being hit by a car in Fergus Falls. Fergus Falls police say Avah Mae Dirkman was struck about 12:30 p.m. by a 2009 Dodge Journey driven by Katie Diane Black, 29, of Fergus Falls. Reports from witnesses said Black...
September 30, 2015 - 11:29am