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Homemade crescent rolls
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Smart tax moves to consider
RDO’s John Deere Equipment moves, grows
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In 'Wild,' scenery provides backdrop for life's journey
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'Theory of Everything' is high on talent, low on story
Reviewing the best reads of 2014
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‘Merry Christmas!’ I shouted
Letter: Farm groups, townships oppose Red River dam
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Legacy funds have not been idle
1 step forward, 2 steps back
Voyageurs National Park grows by 61 acres
Wolf ruling may have national impact
Court order puts Great Lakes wolves back on endangered species list
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New ski lodge is heart of Detroit Mountain Recreation Area
Making Detroit Mountain happen
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August 21, 2013
DL’s All-City golf champs crowned
The Detroit Country Club’s boys’ junior club championship was won by Laker junior Christian Hedstrom, who fired a three-round score of 227. Hedstrom had rounds of 80-72-75, which better Laker senior Michael Herzog, who finished with a 72-79-80 for a final 231. Juniors Ben...
August 21, 2013 - 7:17am
August 12, 2013
Rubis takes his 2nd Pine to Palm Senior’s banner
It wasn’t the best timing for Fargo’s Tim Rubis, after he was told by his doctor last Monday that he needed hip-replacement surgery. The news came on the same week Rubis was going to play in the Pine to Palm Golf Tournament’s Senior division, but he was battling the pain...
August 12, 2013 - 10:02am
Piatz is steady on his way to winning Mid-Am division
Perry Piatz found out that steady and consistency can win one championships. Piatz’ par-like golf game earned him the Pine to Palm Golf Tournament’s Mid-Am division, after his 5 and 3 victory over Fargo’s Jay Olafson, who has won two titles in the past four years. “I...
August 12, 2013 - 10:01am
Renner takes 3rd Super’s title
When Chuck Renner decided to start playing the Pine to Palm Golf Tournament in the Super Senior’s division, he set his goals pretty high. After Sunday’s championship victory, Renner now has set the bar high for future Super Senior competitors. Renner claimed his third-straight...
August 12, 2013 - 10:00am
August 11, 2013
Trasamar completes Pine to Palm sweep by winning medalist and championship honors
It was a rare sweep for the University of Minnesota’s senior Jon Trasamar, as he joined some elite company after winning each the 81st Pine to Palm Golf Tournament’s medalist honors and the championship, something which was only done three times since 1985. The Gopher golfer...
August 11, 2013 - 8:49pm
Defending champ overcomes slow start to advance in Mid-Am division Thursday
For A.J. Greff, his defense of his Pine to Palm Mid-Am championship was almost short lived, until back-to-back birdie holes saved his 2013 tournament. First-round challenger Eric Lundmark pulled out to a 2-up advantage on Greff after the first three holes of the opening round of...
August 11, 2013 - 9:00am
August 9, 2013
Veterans keep youth movement in check
With the look of the Pine to Palm Golf Tournament getting younger and younger each year, there still is a good balance of age and wisdom scattered throughout the field of 64. That was very evident Thursday during the first round of the 81st Pine to Palm match play at the Detroit...
August 9, 2013 - 12:09pm
DL’s Seelye enjoys jump to Senior’s, advances early
It was good timing last year for Detroit Lakes’ Mike Seelye after he decided to stay in the Mid-Am division, where he eventually won medalist honors. The silver he won was the first he earned at the Pine to Palm Golf Tournament after many years of playing in the prestigious...
August 9, 2013 - 12:02pm
Sauer tries for Super Seniors repeat
Sauk Rapids’ Joe Sauer knows what it takes to endure the grind of winning a Pine to Palm championship, since he did it in 2008 after taking the Senior’s division with a week’s worth of consistent play. Now Sauer is attempting to add to his silver collection after qualifying...
August 9, 2013 - 12:01pm
August 7, 2013
81st Pine to Palm Golf Tournament: First-round qualifying
When recent Detroit Lakes graduate Karter Smith finished his first round of qualifying for the 81st Pine to Palm Golf Tournament at the Detroit Country Club Tuesday, Laker assistant coach Vern Schnathorst asked how he did. “I did OK,” was Smith’s reply. “What you...
August 7, 2013 - 11:28am
August 3, 2013
Hanson qualifies for U.S. Am, will not defend P-P title
There are very few things which would have prevented Frazee’s Beau Hanson from trying to defend his 2012 Pine to Palm championship, and one of them happened July 29 at the Fargo Country Club. Shooting a one-under par 143 in two rounds of play, Hanson won the qualifying tournament...
August 3, 2013 - 3:00pm
July 31, 2013
Smith siblings take Junior PGA titles
Karter Smith and Kate Smith of Detroit Lakes, MN won the 2013 Minnesota Section Junior PGA Players’ Tour Series “A” points race. In the boys division, Karter earned 547.50 points. Finishing second was Aaron Keintz of Bagley, MN with a point total of 421.25 points. Kate...
July 31, 2013 - 3:56pm
July 27, 2013
Passing of the torch - Pine to Palm Golf Tournament
For the last decade, summers for Bob Gorden were as busy as any time of the year. First, Gorden has built such a storied high school boys’ golf program power, that the Lakers have extended their season to mid-June, as they played their way to the state meet and a couple Class...
July 27, 2013 - 5:00pm
July 24, 2013
Persons sets new DCC course record with a 59
A new Detroit Country Club course record was set Tuesday, after Josh Persons shot a 12-under par 59 to eclipse the previous mark of 60 set by both Kane Hanson and Mike Berg. Persons, who is playing on the Canadian Tour and is a former Pine to Palm medalist winner, posted the score...
July 24, 2013 - 7:24am
July 17, 2013
Smith adds Junior title to list of growing accomplishments
At the Class AA Girls State Golf Tournament in June, Detroit Lakes’ Kate Smith anxiously awaited her tee time before the skies opened up and rain ferociously fell delaying the start of the final round by nearly five hours. Tuesday (July 9), Smith had similar thoughts cross her...
July 17, 2013 - 12:09pm