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Deadly bird flu strain makes first strike at a poultry farm in Mississippi Flyway
Tearful father supports poison control funds
Transportation brings together Bakk, Dayton
DL sex offender going back to prison
Local woman sentenced for felony check forgery
Hedstrom named Mid-State player of the year
Jared Olson 19th at state in backstroke and freestyle prelims
Titans end Raiders season in 6A subsection
McArthur leads Bombers to 6A subsection semis
Vikings edge Hornets in 8AA playoff thriller
The ‘hairy’ issue of pet vaccinations
Local team developing anti-body for dog virus
Ice caves draw thousands opening day
Death in the family: Getting a refund from the airline
Friday Matters: Everyday Valentine
Friends & Neighbors
Business manager named for DL Newpapers
Waller joins Bell State Bank in Detroit Lakes
Eyelash extension tech opens DL studio
Refinery issues spark fuel price jump in MN
Booking a scam-free vacay
Artists to take up residence at Kirkbride
Book ‘1965’ shines spotlight on music’s ‘most revolutionary year’
Emerging writers grant meeting is set for March 16 in Bemidji
Knights of Columbus to hold fish fry
Wood, Stoddard to play in NYM Saturday
Letter: Thanks for supporting Giving Hearts Day
Letter: Environmental record ‘mischaracterized’ in letter
Federal shield law sorely needed
An Oscar for school bus drivers
Resolve debate over oil conditioning vs. stabilizing
The wildlife of MN: The pileated woodpecker
Search for lone wolf in Voyageurs National Park comes up empty
Wolf seen pursuing snowmobiles in Voyageurs National Park
Now is a good time to prep for open water season
The European starling is a transplant to North America
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
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