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'A tradition of excellence': Detroit Lakes newspaper's history goes back...way back
Rate of suicide among teen girls reaches 40-year high
Picturesque Cooking: Summer class at DL's Boys & Girls Club teaches gardening, cooking – and photography
Minn. 9-year-old helped his sister escape rollover before his death
‘American Idol’ to hold auditions in Dakotas in early September
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PREVIEW: Injuries hampering preseason workouts of Waubun Bombers
Frazee to forfeit football season because of low roster numbers
Thielen celebrates 27th birthday Tuesday
PREVIEW: Laker football opponents in for DL’s culture shock
Area teams fall at state Class C baseball tournament
Mental health matters: How to stay emotionally healthy this school year
Guide to lakes country camping
The light of an eclipse: An essay on the experience
Column: The legend of Old Three Legs
Why it pays to keep a careful eye on your earnings record
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
Autumn nuptials are latest wedding trend
Boats & Bars & so much more
Local author to speak about latest work Aug. 23 at Perham library
Holmes Theatre's 15th season to include plenty of surprises
Dixieland band coming to Pelican Rapids
Gene and Linda (Zurn) Walz
Vivian (Silovich) Lee
Leonard "Pete" Thielen
Gene and Linda (Zurn) Walz
Mason J. Smith
Byrne Ray Hildebrand
Frederick A. Coughlin
Marlene Rae Andring
Gary L Braasch
How dark will it get during total eclipse?
Vaping is not any "cooler" than smoking
Letter: Charlottesville shows Trump is morally destitute
Klobuchar: 'Alternative facts' and muzzling the press are unacceptable
Lee Hamilton: My impression of nine presidents I've worked with
Grosbeaks sure brighten up a wintertime yard
Here's how to get kids to love going fishing
Most Minnesota small-game hunter numbers fall again
Blue jays are fascinating to watch
Jig raps are a lot of work, but they catch 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
June 25, 2011
Water washes out homes, not hope
June 25, 2011 - 11:02am
June 24, 2011
'It started as such a beautiful day': Minot residents retreat as water rises
June 24, 2011 - 8:17am
June 21, 2011
Rain could put Red back in flood stage
Not in the clear just yet Red River on Monday: 17.8 feet (18 feet is minor flood stage) Rain forecast for the region this week: 1-3 inches Where...
June 21, 2011 - 8:34am
May 29, 2011
BURIED BY WATER: Devils Lake swallows cemeteries, tradition
CHURCHS FERRY, N.D. -- For the past 25 years, Sylvia Helgeseth has placed flowers at the gravesite of her first husband - and for many years...
May 29, 2011 - 11:24am
May 17, 2011
Group of 1,000 rallies at Tolna Coulee for practical solution to rising Devils Lake
RURAL TOLNA, N.D. - Ernest Grotte traveled 60 miles from his home Monday, shovel in tow, to walk through the marshy wetland of the Tolna Coulee...
May 17, 2011 - 8:43am
May 9, 2011
Heavy rains prompt flash flood warning south of F-M; severe weather possible today and Tuesday
FARGO - The National Weather Service issued a flash flood warning this morning for southwestern Clay County, southeastern Cass County and north-central Richland County after heavy rains fell on the area overnight. The warning was set to expire at 7 a.m.
May 9, 2011 - 9:32am
April 29, 2011
Perham flood with 'no end in sight': Slowly rising lakes have no access to natural drains
PERHAM, Minn. - When a landlocked lake with no outlet starts flooding your property, what then? You do what Dolores and Don Bernauer were up...
April 29, 2011 - 6:54am
April 16, 2011
Valley City fights record flooding along Sheyenne River; Fargo sends 400,000 sandbags west
VALLEY CITY, N.D.
April 16, 2011 - 12:27pm
April 15, 2011
Dangerous mix: Vehicles face risk of sliding into waterlogged ditches as snowstorm threatens flooded areas
FARGO - Snow-covered roads and poor visibility combined with flooded roadside ditches could create hazardous driving conditions during today's expected storm, WDAY-TV chief meteorologist John Wheeler said. Wheeler predicted the storm would dump 1 to 4 inches of snow on Fargo and...
April 15, 2011 - 8:10am
April 14, 2011
Valley City: 'We're on top of it' -- City prepares for near-record flooding
VALLEY CITY, N.D. - Dump trucks zipped back and forth here Wednesday as contractors raised clay levees in anticipation of near-record flooding...
April 14, 2011 - 8:24am
April 12, 2011
Rivers run a costly race: Timing of crests key to unprecedented flood
FARGO - Micheal Kemp looks at the flooded rivers converging in northern Cass and Clay counties, creating islands out of farms and small towns,...
April 12, 2011 - 8:14am
April 11, 2011
Highway now a waterway: 31 miles of Interstate 29 north of Fargo closed due to flooding
April 11, 2011 - 8:57am
April 10, 2011
Overland flooding closes at least 60 miles of Cass County roads
FARGO - Drivers are urged to use extreme caution as overland flooding overtakes rural Cass County highways. At least 60 miles of county roads are closed, with water on an additional 10 miles, Administrator Bonnie Johnson said this morning. Travel is also impaired on Interstate 29...
April 10, 2011 - 4:14pm
April 8, 2011
Creeping closer: Red River in Fargo eclipses 2010 crest; projected to hit 39 to 40 feet Sunday
MOORHEAD - Fargo's flood fight largely wrapped up Thursday, and Moorhead officials hope final sandbags will be placed today as the Red River...
April 8, 2011 - 7:50am
April 5, 2011
Sandbag distribution starts today as Red rises
FARGO - It's go time. And as the flood fight ramps up today in the metro and surrounding communities, Fargo and Moorhead officials are telling...
April 5, 2011 - 8:09am