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Klobuchar bill aims to bring in more rural doctors
Minn. Senate votes to limit local power on minimum wage, related issues: MN leaders start negotiations and twinhome sprinkler requirement nixed
Franken’s rising national profile is no joke: But comedian-turned-senator keeps people laughing
Backyard poultry? Here's how to stay safe
Exploring profession pathways: DLHS students network with local employers during career day
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Yellowjackets edge Lakers by one match
BASEBALL: Raiders even record with win at Win-E-Mac
Nielsen selected as Detroit Lakes’ new AD
FM Youth football registration open
Laker girls sweep Rangers in home opener
Answering the call: Lake Park family to become long-term missionaries in Africa
Column: Christianity and "being cool"
Cuisine meets culture: LP-A International Foods class learns to prepare dishes native to variety of cultures
Column: Into the light
Replacement for SSA benefit statement easy to get anytime
Friends & Neighbors
Midwest Workwear has new store manager
Two in one: Magnolia's moves to new building, rents extra space to massage therapist
Essentia Health St. Mary's staff honored, donate to nonprofits
DL Public Utilities recognized for electric reliability
Secrets to saving on your summer city vacation
Column: Mosquitoes sometimes more than just annoying: Insect's bite can transmit malaria, which is fatal if left untreated
Associate justice and former Vikings great Alan Page speaking April 24 in Fergus Falls
New artist exhibit opens this week at DL's Trinity Lutheran Church
Uglies' beautiful music recognized: Band that got its start in DL to be inducted into SD Rock & Roll Hall of Fame
Week of the Young Child: Free, family friendly activities scheduled from April 18-May 4
Anne M. Alexander and John C. Alexander
Mary A. Oellien
Constance Marlene Archer
Sharon Diane Fagerlie
Letter: Doctors are on your side, elected officials should be, too
Earth Day--by the numbers
Lynn Hummel column: Grunting helps get the job done
Letter: The real reason Trump bombed Syria
Letter: House Speaker Daudt needs to do his job
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
April 14, 2017
Feeding the community: Detroit Lakes youth donates food, money to local food pantry
When Michael Friendshuh found out that money donated to the Becker County Food Pantry was doubled during the month of March, he knew exactly...
April 14, 2017 - 9:00am
April 5, 2017
Methodist Church donates $15,000 to Food Pantry
April 5, 2017 - 11:26am
Knights of Columbus give $1,000 to Food Pantry
April 5, 2017 - 10:16am
March 28, 2017
Ready to turn in his keys: After 20 years, Berenz to retire as Food Pantry director
Since 1983, the Becker County Food Pantry has been opening its doors to help keep the county's low-income residents from going hungry in times...
March 28, 2017 - 9:00am
January 31, 2016
Group looking to start mobile food pantry
What started as simply a class project is now turning into a reality. During a Blandin Foundation community leadership program, participants had to come up with a cohesive project. Sherri Hanson, Diane Hanson, Theresa Harthun, Myron Gunderson, Karen Gorentz, all of Vergas, Katherine...
January 31, 2016 - 5:30am
October 13, 2015
DL Eagles, Auxiliary donate to local Food Pantry
The Detroit Lakes, Minnesota Eagles Aerie 2342 recently participated in the Nationwide Eagles “People Helping Pantries” campaign. A total...
October 13, 2015 - 4:03pm
September 27, 2015
Eagles collecting donations
Millions of people across America go hungry every day. The Fraternal Order of Eagles has taken on the challenge of alleviating this problem by...
September 27, 2015 - 5:45am
July 24, 2015
Lake Park man donates fresh veggies to food pantries
On the corner of 4th and Liberty in Lake Park sits a two story home surrounded by flourishing foliage. There lives Edwin and Peggy Stellmach,...
July 24, 2015 - 6:05am
July 10, 2015
Get more for your Food Pantry donations this month with $150,000 grant challenge
Minnesota summers were made for trips to the cabin, boat rides on the lake, and farmer’s market outings, not food shelf visits. But that’s the reality for thousands of Minnesotans. Children are home from school and the family budget is tighter. The Becker County Food Pantry...
July 10, 2015 - 5:30am
March 4, 2015
It's Food Share Month, when most food for year is donated
“Ah, March is food pantry month,” said Jack Berenz with a smile from his modest little office at the Becker County Food Pantry. His smile...
March 4, 2015 - 12:30pm
February 3, 2015
Kidsfirst Preschool students collect $100 for local Food Pantry
When children are very young, their lives tend to focus on the things that immediately affect them: The people they interact with daily, the...
Life/Friends & Neighbors
February 3, 2015 - 2:25pm
November 28, 2013
DLMS students raise money for turkey meals
A flock of turkeys have flooded the sixth grade hallway of Detroit Lakes Middle School. Since October, students have been striving to make...
November 28, 2013 - 8:00am
June 29, 2013
Help for the hungry
For those looking to make a contribution towards addressing the problem of hunger in the local area, an opportunity to make twice the impact is coming up. Financial donations made to the Becker County Food Pantry over the month of July will be matched dollar for dollar by Hunger...
June 29, 2013 - 3:00pm
November 23, 2011
Loading up Food for Fines at library
All Lake Agassiz Regional Library branches are accepting Food for Fines this month and December, and the Detroit Lakes branch is filling shopping...
November 23, 2011 - 12:01pm
April 8, 2010
Food Pantry has record month
"It was a long month -- but a good one for us." So said Jack Berenz, president of the Becker County Food Pantry, in an interview earlier this...
April 8, 2010 - 12:00pm