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Home and Sport Show set for next weekend in DL
'Nowhere to Lay Their Heads': March 25 forum at Ecumen turns spotlight on homelessness
Man reported missing from the Cormorant area
Local agencies team up to fight elder abuse
AgweekTV: Eyes on the Ears
Tappe finishes career at Northern State
North Central All-Star basketball games looking for players
Nielsen third in shot put for Gophers in outdoors opener
Barnesville rallies around football coach after stroke
Huskers sixth, Smith ninth, at Clover Cup
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
After historic college basketball upset, Little Caesar’s announces free pizza giveaway to everyone in America
Nice growing, Jack: Jack Chivers Realty relocating to downtown DL, into the mall
Farmers concerned about trade war with China
Twin Cities airport is best in its size
State Commerce Dept. website now multilingual
Ken’s FM fundraiser aims to bring station back to full power
What's ahead for the region's arts scene in the coming weeks?
Dishing up a tasty homemade meal, for a good cause: DL Breakfast Rotary's March 13 meatball dinner to benefit local food pantry
Spring is here -- and your local library is ready to celebrate
Here's what's coming to lakes area this month
Kenneth "Bud" Koenig
Eugene M. Roerick
More immigrants would give huge boost to US economy
Letter:Credit unions are very different from banks
Letter: Why aren't we fighting back against Russia?
Sixty pills prescribed--only four were needed
It's time to return a big favor to the Boys and Girls Club
Sometimes memories are more important than fish
Are Ivory-billed woodpeckers back from the dead?
Jumbo perch are popping up
Brad Laabs column: The panfish are biting, and the tullibee chase is on
Maple syrup-making at Minnesota state parks
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
For the love of the homeless: DL native Luke Pechmann poses for animal adoption pin-up calendar
Welcome to the dark side: Local museum's first 'After Dark' event brings sold-out crowds
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
Polar Fest ends with a bang – and a splash
February 26, 2017
Father, who lost 3 children in ND fire, is in Twin Cities burn unit
CARRINGTON, N.D.—The father is in a Twin Cities burn unit with serious injuries, while the mother and another survivor have been treated...
February 26, 2017 - 6:45pm
January 25, 2017
Garage attached to home with disabled residents catches fire
The Detroit Lakes Fire Department responded to a fire in a garage attached to a home where two disabled residents live just after 3:30 p.m. Wednesday....
January 25, 2017 - 5:25pm
January 19, 2017
Warren, Minn., residents return home after Nordic Fiberglass fire triggers evacuation
WARREN, Minn. — A warehouse fire that forced nearby Warren residents from their homes Wednesday is under investigation, though investigators...
January 19, 2017 - 12:06pm
January 15, 2017
Crime & accidents
Tuesday, Jan. 3 At 12:43 p.m. a caller reported a theft from a motor vehicle and from a mailbox on the 600 block of West Lake Drive. Wednesday, Jan. 4 At 11:45 a.m. a caller reported a theft on the 28000 block of Highway 34. At 3:09 p.m. items were reported missing from a home on...
January 15, 2017 - 6:00am
December 30, 2016
Tow truck goes into ditch, starts on fire
December 30, 2016 - 1:00pm
December 14, 2016
Fast-growing fire engulfs Minnesota tire store, six communities respond
PERHAM, Minn. — Fire crews and emergency response teams from Perham, Dent, New York Mills, Vergas, Bluffton and Detroit Lakes, along with...
December 14, 2016 - 11:09am
November 15, 2016
DL apartment residents were asked to evacuate building after an electrical fire starts
Residents of a Detroit Lakes apartment building near the Middle School were evacuated around 3:30 p.m. Tuesday afternoon due to an electrical...
November 15, 2016 - 4:24pm
November 8, 2016
Little Floyd Lake home catches fire on election day
The deck of a Little Floyd Lake home caught fire around 2 p.m. on election day (Tuesday). The cause of the fire is still unknown, but it left...
November 8, 2016 - 4:18pm
Propane Fire in Detroit Lakes
On Union and Davis Street in Detroit Lakes a sealcoating truck overheated and started the equipment in the trailer on fire. The trailer had a...
September 8, 2016 - 2:31pm
September 2, 2016
Wahpeton football team's bus goes up in flames
MOORHEAD - The ninth grade football team from Wahpeton had to find another ride home from Moorhead Thursday, Sept. 1, after their bus went up...
September 2, 2016 - 9:01am
July 15, 2016
‘Praying for rain’ in the 30’s
It’s blazin’ hot, and 80 years ago in the summer of 1936 can account for that. Throughout the month of July in 1936 there were countless...
July 15, 2016 - 5:10am
June 22, 2016
Fire displaces Hawley family
HAWLEY, Minn.—A Hawley family escaped harm when fire damaged their home early Wednesday, June 22. The fire was reported just after midnight,...
June 22, 2016 - 9:31am
June 17, 2016
Fire destroys home in Menahga
With his house engulfed in flames, Dan Yrjo said he was in survival mode when he grabbed a garden hose to spray water in an attempt to knock...
June 17, 2016 - 2:37pm
May 26, 2016
Park Rapids DNR responds to grass fire near Whaley Resort
The Park Rapids DNR responded to a fire over the weekend, which was located about 1000 feet west of Whaley’s Resort & Campground. The call came in at about 1:45 p.m. Saturday, May 21, and the fire, which burned about 12 acres of land, was contained within about two hours. The...
May 26, 2016 - 2:22pm
May 25, 2016
Investigators looking into the cause of DL Cenex fire
There’s still no word on what caused a gas pump explosion at the Detroit Lakes Cenex early Monday evening. Detroit Lakes Fire Chief Scott Flynn...
May 25, 2016 - 11:02am