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Record May Rainfall
MDH says new strain of dog flu, found in Detroit Lakes, was treated successfully
Rain Totals: May 28-29
Car salesman rescues trucker in fiery crash in Roseville, Minn.
Laker boys south subsection golf champions
Minnesota 8U hockey numbers increase
Three Raiders receive all-conference baseball nods
Six Lakers named to Mid-State all-conference softball team
Angels improve to 4-1
Two friends paddle the remote Little Fork River
What happens when a company won’t fix a misspelled name
Being the perfect packer
DL couple plans wedding visit around national parks
Artichokes can help kids learn to love veggies
Friends & Neighbors
Youth, volunteers produce TV ad for Ice Cream Truck
National Star of Life Award goes to Kaiser
Lamppa steps away from oil pipeline biz
Low interest loans available for farmers
Beware: Not all pay-day loans legit
'Tomorrowland' is a well-intentioned mess
Book signing Friday in Detroit Lakes
June 11 concert set to support Vergas Trail
Magic and music show set June 4 at local library
Watercolor exhibit opens June 21 at Hjemkomst Center
Minnesota tobacco use down
Bad luck gets the blame and a bad rap
Marquart: ‘Every vote I take’ is for rural MN
Letter: Saddam Hussein was a WMD himself
Follow the rules and stop AIS
More bears, likely looking for food, wandering near homes in Minnesota this year
Minn. DNR using iFish app to net data with the help of anglers
Otter Tail Lakes Country Fishing Report
Zebra mussels found in Christmas Lake
Northern Minnesota study focuses on sandhill cranes
Lake & Home Real Estate - June 2015
Summer Scene - May 2015
Discover the outdoors at wildlife sanctuary
Try one of the many golf courses in the area
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
April 24, 2014
MN bucks national trend with gas prices
Average retail gasoline prices in Minnesota have fallen 3.7 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.51/g Sunday, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of 2,856 gas outlets in Minnesota. This compares with the national average that has increased 2.3 cents per gallon in...
business / business briefs
April 24, 2014 - 6:00am
October 10, 2013
Minnesota gas prices fall lower than average
Average retail gasoline prices in Minnesota have fallen 6.2 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.25/g at the beginning of the week, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of 2,856 gas outlets in Minnesota. This compares with the national average that has fallen 4.2 cents...
business / business briefs
October 10, 2013 - 11:00am
September 27, 2013
Minnesota Power energy plan gets OK
The Minnesota Public Utilities Commission has approved Minnesota Power’s plan to add more wind-generated electricity, add some hydro and natural-gas-generated electricity and to continue burning coal as well. The commission on Wednesday approved the utility’s 2013 energy road...
September 27, 2013 - 9:20am
June 20, 2013
Minnesota gas prices drop below national average
DULUTH, Minn. - Minnesota’s brush with record-high gas prices -- among the highest in the U.S. - has ended, with the statewide average price this week dropping below the national average for the first time in weeks. The average price per gallon of regular unleaded self-serve...
June 20, 2013 - 8:09am
May 18, 2013
Minnesota motorists get gas pains
Welcome to spring: higher gasoline prices have been clobbering Minnesota since two large Chicago-area refineries shut down for extended maintenance. The price of a gallon of regular gas averaged $3.42 on April 21. On Friday morning it was $4.15 at most Detroit Lakes gas stations. “Yeah,...
May 18, 2013 - 12:00pm
January 20, 2009
Speaker questions value of ethanol
FARGO - The U.S.
January 20, 2009 - 12:00am
August 8, 2008
Food vs. fuel splits farmers' opinions
REDWOOD FALLS -- Emotions are rising nationally as leaders debate the question about whether biofuels such as ethanol are driving up food and other prices. Those at FarmFest Wednesday heard national and state experts deliver a definitive "it depends" answer to the question that...
August 8, 2008 - 12:00am
July 19, 2008
America needs to find a way to end its fossil fuels dependency
U.S. airlines can't keep up with fuel costs, so they add new fees for even one piece of checked luggage. Farmers watch and worry as input prices soar. The post office raises the cost of stamps to help compensate for rising gas prices. Families scale back on summer travel to cope with...
July 19, 2008 - 12:00am
June 29, 2008
Oil traders blamed for rising fuel prices
ST. PAUL - Politicians and those affected by high fuel prices from Minnesota to Washington, D.C. say an arcane system of buying and selling oil futures -- without any oil actually changing hands -- has doubled prices. High fuel prices especially hurt the traveling public, even...
June 29, 2008 - 12:00am
June 26, 2008
Rising fuel costs cause budget woes for DL
DETROIT LAKES - It's no secret increasing fuel prices are affecting everyone. The city is no exception. Sixty percent of budgeted funds for fuel are already gone in only the first five months of the year.
Detroit Lakes / news
June 26, 2008 - 12:00am