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Cruisin' (and improvin') the strip: City of Detroit Lakes proposes changes to West Lake Drive
Lake Park sugar beet worker spreads joy with costumes
'St. Paul couldn't get it done' but we can: Local ice harvest organizers proceeding with plans to build an ice palace right here in DL
Save the eagles--Go lead free: Fish & Wildlife Service is urging deer hunters to use non-toxic ammo
DL girl sustains minor injuries in collision with semi Monday evening
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Roth medalist, Bison end fall season with win in Washington
Raider girls third, Lakers fifth at final XC race
Tschider accepts soccer scholarship to Augustana
Laker volleyball gaining late-season momentum
Laker boys XC heads to sections with win at Park Rapids
How did Social Security work without computers?
Local Sons of Norway give back to community
National Honor Society at LP-A inducts new members
Pumpkin cookies with maple glaze epitomize fall flavors
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Making an IMPACT: Local crew sets out to begin book binding business
Norby's accepts Retailer of the Year award
Having trouble paying your heating bill? LIHEAP could help
MN gas prices down this week
It's creepy, it's kooky, mysterious and spooky: Halloween events aplenty set for lakes area this month
"Classic Country" tribute coming to Holmes Theatre Oct. 19
Pat & Donna Surface to present 'Remember When' at NYM Saturday
The history of Columbus Day
Robert and Marilynn Halverson
Arlo & Neva Bodin
Joe and Karen Merseth
Ruth Norene Van De Venter
Sharon L. Vareberg
George "Joe" Cresswell
How do we make a great country still greater?
Letter: Fox is guarding henhouse at EPA
DL School Board member apologizes to preschool teachers
Tribune Editorial: Want to be taken seriously? Stop using vocal fry
Leaving home--and finding a new one
Asian Lady Beetles are pesky but harmless
Fishing opportunities heat up as water temps drop
Full-moon fishing in October is fantastic
In the woods, a lot can happen in an hour
Fall colors or not, fish still on their summer bite
Welcome to the dark side: Local museum's first 'After Dark' event brings sold-out crowds
His way to Broadway: Minnesota’s De’Lon Grant has made his Broadway debut in ‘Come from Away’
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
pine to palm
Late string of birdies gives Hoge fourth straight PGA Tour card
Bison golf no longer that other minor sport at NDSU
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
August 22, 2017
Picturesque Cooking: Summer class at DL's Boys & Girls Club teaches gardening, cooking – and photography
Farm-to-table cooking classes — where the participants pluck fruits, vegetables and herbs fresh from the garden and bring them directly...
August 22, 2017 - 11:01am
June 28, 2017
Gardening for the food shelf
Does your garden tend to produce more fresh vegetables and fruits than your family can find uses for? The Becker County Food Pantry needs your help. "We are asking local gardeners to join the Minnesota FoodShare Harvest Campaign," says Food Pantry Director Brad Carlson. According...
June 28, 2017 - 3:40pm
June 14, 2017
Grow a greener world, with some help from U of M Extension
This week's Summer Reading Program event is "Grow a Greener World" with guest speaker, Leigh Edwards from Becker County Extension. Bring your...
June 14, 2017 - 8:00am
April 5, 2017
'It's my heaven': How Frazee growers are creating their own year-round farm
For most gardeners living in northern Minnesota, the start of the spring growing season is still a few weeks away. But at Forest Glen Farm in...
April 5, 2017 - 9:32am
Gardening in winter
Winter reveals the framework of any yard — and it is the perfect season to study the garden, yard and areas around the home and the trees, appreciate its beauty and plan its future. Jot down what you like and what changes you'd like to make in spring. Start with the plantings...
February 5, 2017 - 8:00am
December 3, 2016
Amaryllis are showy holiday plants that are affordable, readily available and bloom with little encouragement. The bulbs come pre-planted, in pots that have been given to you as a gift. When getting these plants in your home, place them near a bright, east-facing window, but not...
December 3, 2016 - 8:00am
October 24, 2016
November is the time to...
-Take your amaryllis out of the dark and into a bright window, cut back dead foliage and water. Flowers typically develop in 4-6 weeks. - Potted chrysanthemums in rich, autumn hues are traditional for Thanksgiving. Choose plants with some buds just opening, rather than in full bloom....
October 24, 2016 - 5:00am
August 27, 2016
September --EMDASH-- Now is the time to...
-Protect pumpkins, gourds and winter squash from early frost with old sheets or blankets if temperatures are expected to drop below 30 degrees. -Seal cracks and openings with weather stripping or caulk to exclude bats from your house and provide enough time for them to find a...
August 27, 2016 - 5:00am
Master Gardening Training
Master Gardeners are unique people who take an active interest in gardening, are willing to learn and enjoy helping others. The professional training they receive in horticulture makes Master Gardeners special. The University of Minnesota Extension provides this training in exchange...
August 27, 2016 - 5:00am
Master Gardeners’ July gardening tips
It’s July – now is the time to: Keep weeds under control. Weeds compete with desirable plants for space, water, nutrients and light, and often harbor damaging insects.Early maturing vegetables such as leaf lettuce, radishes and spinach turn bitter and go to seed in July’s heat....
June 27, 2016 - 5:10am
May 1, 2016
Helping the bees can start in your own backyard
“As gardeners, you can make up for some of the habitat loss,” Master Gardener Rhonda Fleming Hayes advised the audience. “There are changes...
May 1, 2016 - 5:25am
February 19, 2016
Master Gardeners are here to educate, make your garden beautiful
The Master Gardeners are here to rescue anyone who hasn’t fully developed their green thumb. TV3’s weekly Rambling Rose program features...
February 19, 2016 - 5:30am
June 26, 2015
Accessible gardening for therapeutic horticulture
Do you recall times in the garden when, after weeding a row of flowers, you had more energy? Or after a walk outdoors, you felt more peaceful? If so, you experienced the therapeutic benefits of horticulture, and you are one of many who retreat to the garden to relax, renew energy,...
June 26, 2015 - 5:35am
Master Gardener tips
According to the Becker County Master Gardeners, July is the time to continue watering the lawn regularly to keep it looking its best and growing densely so weeds don’t take over. You’ll know it’s time to water when foot prints don’t pop right back up after you walk on...
June 26, 2015 - 5:25am
June 24, 2015
Tips to help any level of gardener grow native greenery
Becker County Master Gardener Sally Hausken had visited her great aunt’s place since she was 4 years old. Years later, when she first bought...
June 24, 2015 - 2:49pm