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Band scheduled for St. Paul concert finds when they get there, drummer was left at ND rest stop on bathroom break
'Snakes in the grass:' 2 firms accused of scamming seniors, veterans
Charge: Fargo man scams Minnesota public assistance programs of more than $300,000 over six years
Stomp That Stigma, Becker County Energize pair up on trauma-sensitive trainings
Ringing in a new year...of campers: Stolen mess hall bell returned to Camp Cherith after 35 years
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Hagedorn honored with Lifetime Laker Booster award
Keeler-Johnson leaves DL for Valley City State
Natalie Roth third at Minnesota Women's Open
Two regional football teams testing out new helmet technology
Hoge to compete at Bobcat golf tournament
Column: The legend of Old Three Legs
Why it pays to keep a careful eye on your earnings record
Turning back the pages
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Painting past ALS: Man adapts by holding brush in mouth
friends & neighbors
Learning to lead: LEADERship Detroit Lakes now accepting applications
Average retail gasoline prices in Minnesota remain unchanged
Disney to end Netflix deal, sets launch of ESPN and Disney-branded streaming services
Move over Ticketmaster: Amazon in talks to offer event ticketing in U.S.
Minnesota Resort & Campground Association launches Century Resort Recognition Program
Dixieland band coming to Pelican Rapids
Pageant kicks off Wolf Lake Harvest Fest this Friday
Perham's 47th Pioneer Festival set Aug. 19-20
A puppet pageant, times two: Performances set this weekend in NYM and Perham
National Aviation Day is Aug. 19
Gene and Linda (Zurn) Walz
Vivian (Silovich) Lee
Leonard "Pete" Thielen
Gene and Linda (Zurn) Walz
Kathleen "Kathy" Sharon Gigstead
Stephen John "Packy" Pachel
Byrne Ray Hildebrand
Klobuchar: 'Alternative facts' and muzzling the press are unacceptable
Lee Hamilton: My impression of nine presidents I've worked with
Letter: DL nurse supports Tobacco 21 initiative
Local produce star of this potato salad
Tribune Editorial: Why our blank front page today matters
Blue jays are fascinating to watch
Jig raps are a lot of work, but they catch walleye
Bluebirds in Minnesota are easy to love
Mille Lacs reopens to walleye fishing Aug. 12
Brad Laabs column: Old-school rigging still brings in the walleye
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
Gillam snaps Renner’s streak to take Super Senior crown
Piatz picks up second Pine to Palm Mid-Am title
Ystebo cruises to Pine to Palm Senior title
Chris Swenson captures the 85th Pine to Palm championship
Swenson versus Miller for Pine to Palm championship
festival of birds
May 21, 2017
Is the 2010 BP oil spill killing Minnesota's loons?: DNR works to minimize long-term impact of migratory birds' exposure to toxic oil
It's hard to imagine that the biological impact of an oil spill that occurred in the Gulf of Mexico more than seven years ago could still be...
May 21, 2017 - 3:00pm
April 25, 2017
Exploring the lakes' winged wonders: Detroit Lakes' 20th Annual Festival of Birds set for May 18-21
Detroit Lakes' Festival of Birds is turning 20 this year — which means a big crowd is expected for the community's annual birding extravaganza...
April 25, 2017 - 9:00am
May 24, 2016
DL’s 19th Festival of Birds brings picture-perfect weather, big crowds
After enduring a couple of years of rain and mud, participants at Detroit Lakes’ 19th annual Festival of Birds were rewarded with sunny skies...
May 24, 2016 - 3:01pm
Taking a gander at the area’s best birds
As spring finally begins to settle into the Detroit Lakes area, birders from all over the U.S. and Canada are making final preparations to converge...
April 24, 2016 - 5:40am
May 20, 2015
Despite rain, bird fest is a success
Despite intermittent rainfall that was at times quite heavy, the turnout for this past weekend’s 18th annual Detroit Lakes Festival of Birds...
May 20, 2015 - 12:45pm
April 5, 2015
Whether it’s capturing playful foxes, lumbering elephants or graceful birds, Melissa Groo has traveled around the world photographing wildlife. She...
April 5, 2015 - 5:55am
May 18, 2014
Festival of Birds speaker looks at fate of the passenger pigeon; millions killed in a few decades
As recently as 1860, the passenger pigeon population in North America numbered in the billions: According to more than one eyewitness account,...
May 18, 2014 - 11:00am
April 14, 2014
Doing the prairie chicken strut
Get ready for a blind date, spotting a life bird and being amazed with the travel patterns of a one-ounce bird and you’ll be set for the Festival...
April 14, 2014 - 11:02am
May 22, 2013
Rain didn’t dampen Festival of Birds’ success
Though rain was a near-constant presence at the 16th annual Festival of Birds, it didn’t dampen the spirits of the birders who flocked to Detroit...
May 22, 2013 - 11:16am
May 9, 2012
Festival of Birds: Henderson to highlight 25 years of swans
It was 25 years ago this summer that 21 trumpeter swans were taken by a military transport plane from Carlos Avery National Wildlife Refuge near...
May 9, 2012 - 11:47am