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Congressman Peterson's meeting with 'Ikes' tonight is cancelled
Capitol Chatter: Dayton lofts bonding hail Mary pass
New sailboat decorations added to beachfront: Ice Harvest Committee donation is thanks for community's support
DL's Leonard Thielen--Adam Thielen's grandpa--recounts his days as an ice harvester
Court backs Team Industries in injured worker case
BASKETBALL: DL win streak at five after nail-biter in Hawley
Freeman stars on shorthanded diving lineup at California Baptist
Area college track update
NCE/U-H takes down D-G-F on the road, 57-46
ULTRA snowmobile club membership meeting Jan. 25
'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
Social Security supports veterans, active duty military personnel
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
friends & neighbors
MN gas cost rises more than six cents per gallon
Student video contest registration open: Cash prizes for schools and students
Your legal rights: Beware of utility shut-off scams
Keepin' it old 'skool': Old Skool Boutique in Lake Park expands inventory
Salute to Business & Industry
Lantern lit loveliness: Itasca State Park to host special evening activities this Saturday
One-act play subsections set Jan. 25: Detroit Lakes cast to present Ibsen's 'A Doll's House'
Depth perception: Photo exhibit at DL's Trinity Lutheran is 'layered with meaning'
Why do we celebrate MLK Day?
Ed & JoAnne Lillis
Michael & Fern (Zayic) Olson
Tom & Bertha
Richard "Moon" Mellen
Cordell "Corky" Kittelson
Presidents need oversight and scrutiny
Here comes the plow - what do you do?
To curb climate change, cities need the right design
Tongue frozen to flagpole? It happens
Letter: Take a close look at plans for the DL beach area
Hawk or falcon? Tricks to ID look-alike bird species
Bad things happen out there if you aren't prepared
The ice angler's landing net: Alexandria's Dresch makes a product to help get more fish in the pail
Looking back on the year in the outdoors--and ahead to 2018
Thinking small: Wetlands are a whole other world
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
Minn. mom, former Olympic swimmer, competes for $1M on Survivor TV show
His way to Broadway: Minnesota’s De’Lon Grant has made his Broadway debut in ‘Come from Away’
Construction of ice palace to start today: Cold weather causes slight delay, but still on schedule
A frozen crop: Detroit Lake hosts first ice harvest in nearly 50 years
A frozen crop: Detroit Lake hosts first ice harvest in nearly 50 years
DL's first plunge into Polar Fest: A look back at the beginnings of the area's biggest winter festival
'The Legend of King Isbit': DL's ice palace to be inhabited by a very special royal guest
April 16, 2017
10 years of hope: DL's TeacHaiti founder Miquette Denie McMahon and local donors still changing lives
It's been 10 years since Miquette Denie McMahon founded the nonprofit educational organization TeacHaiti, yet her voice remains just as animated...
April 16, 2017 - 10:00am
April 14, 2017
A ‘dilly’ of a fundraiser: Friends of Tamarac selling Dairy Queen treats as fundraiser for environmental education
It’s still a “dilly” of a deal.
April 14, 2017 - 1:20pm
March 24, 2017
Hottest ticket in town: Lakes Crisis & Resource Center’s banquet, auction sells out
If you don't already have your ticket for this Friday's "Reflections of Hope" Banquet and Auction to benefit the Lakes Crisis & Resource Center,...
March 24, 2017 - 2:04pm
St. Jude's Radiothon set for April 6-7 on local stations: BTD Manufacturing is challenging area businesses to match its contribution
Every year, just as the weather is beginning to turn from winter to spring, roughly 300 radio stations across the country join forces to raise money for the St. Jude Children's Research Hospitals — and Detroit Lakes' three local stations are no exception. Leighton Broadcasting-owned...
March 24, 2017 - 10:00am
March 17, 2017
Helping students experience camp through cupcakes: 4th Annual "Cupcakes for Camp" fundraiser underway
Children in the lakes area are already making summer plans and some are already working their way to camp by selling cupcakes.
March 17, 2017 - 12:18pm
March 15, 2017
Celebrate St. Patrick's Day with the Vergas Lions Club: Dinner, dancing set for Saturday at Vergas Event Center
You don't need to be Irish to come down to the Vergas Community Event Center this Saturday, March 18, for a St. Patrick's Day Celebration hosted by the Vergas Lions Club. The festivities begin at 5 p.m. with a little socializing, followed by a potato and salad bar — plus dessert!...
March 15, 2017 - 12:29pm
February 12, 2017
Take the 'Plunge' for charity
Though the first weekend of Polar Fest 2017 is already in full swing, there's still time to sign up for — or make a pledge to — the...
February 12, 2017 - 12:00pm
January 30, 2017
Come 'join the fight': Refuge Christian Outreach sets annual fundraiser Feb. 2 at Holmes Ballroom
Since The Refuge Christian Outreach & Resource Center first opened its doors to the Detroit Lakes community in 2006, the local, faith-based nonprofit...
January 30, 2017 - 10:00am
January 21, 2017
Naytahwaush Nightriders Snowmobile Club to hold 13th Annual Hospice Ride Feb. 4-5
The Naytahwaush Nightriders Snowmobile Club will hold their 13th annual Hospice Ride on Feb. 4-5. The 150-mile round trip ride starts on Saturday...
January 21, 2017 - 11:00am
December 9, 2016
The power of music: Christmas Sing-Along fundraiser set for Sunday at Holmes Theatre
Do you love Christmas caroling, and singing along with the radio? Would you like the opportunity to raise some money for a good cause while you...
December 9, 2016 - 10:30am
November 5, 2016
Grace Lutheran Holiday Bazaar set; Church’s ‘lefse-making team’ hard at work prepping for Nov. 19 event
The Holiday Bazaar at Grace Lutheran Church in Detroit Lakes is a long-standing November tradition in the community. So when word spread that...
November 5, 2016 - 5:54am
November 2, 2016
I'll Tile and Stone hosts Festival of Trees
People have been decorating their homes with Christmas trees since the tradition sparked in 16th Century Germany, according to the History Channel....
November 2, 2016 - 10:00am
October 31, 2016
Everything's coming up Roses (from Rotary)
Despite the chill in the air outside, it's that time of year when everything's coming up roses for the Detroit Lakes Breakfast Rotary. The club is preparing to host its annual Roses from Rotary fundraiser this Wednesday and Thursday, Nov. 2-3. "This is our 24th annual rose sale,"...
October 31, 2016 - 5:03am
October 9, 2016
Shine on, Harvest Moon; Lions Club fundraiser set for Oct. 13 at DL Pavilion
Though it doesn't officially take place on the night of the real harvest moon — which is designated as the full moon occurring nearest...
October 9, 2016 - 5:00am
September 26, 2016
Fostering hope: Local woman organizes ‘kid kits’ fundraiser for county’s foster care program
One day early this summer, Detroit Lakes resident Donna Sauvageau was visiting at a nearby home when her friend’s new foster care charges arrived....
September 26, 2016 - 10:29am