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Frazee FFA team to compete at State
Crime & accidents around Becker County
Roosevelt readies for Read-A-Thon to raise money
Multiple awards add up to one stellar season for 6th grade Math Masters
Jaguars end Mahnomen-Waubun's season in consolation semis
Activities commitment celebration Monday, March 26
Top-seeded Crusaders blow out Mahnomen-Waubun in Class A quarters
Brooklyn Center hands Breckenridge first-round loss
Prep boys basketball: Triple the heartbreak for Esko
Unwrapping #MeToo with grace
It's almost time to light the 'Fire in February': DL preacher's plans taking shape to mobilize community to read Bible's Book of Acts
'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
friends & neighbors
After historic college basketball upset, Little Caesar’s announces free pizza giveaway to everyone in America
Nice growing, Jack: Jack Chivers Realty relocating to downtown DL, into the mall
Farmers concerned about trade war with China
Twin Cities airport is best in its size
State Commerce Dept. website now multilingual
Music, dancing and more coming to lakes area this month
Ken’s FM fundraiser aims to bring station back to full power
What's ahead for the region's arts scene in the coming weeks?
Dishing up a tasty homemade meal, for a good cause: DL Breakfast Rotary's March 13 meatball dinner to benefit local food pantry
Spring is here -- and your local library is ready to celebrate
Elverna Elizabeth (Lembke) Nelson
Catherine S. Doll
Raymond "Ole" Mounts
More immigrants would give huge boost to US economy
Letter:Credit unions are very different from banks
Letter: Why aren't we fighting back against Russia?
Sixty pills prescribed--only four were needed
It's time to return a big favor to the Boys and Girls Club
Sometimes memories are more important than fish
Are Ivory-billed woodpeckers back from the dead?
Jumbo perch are popping up
Brad Laabs column: The panfish are biting, and the tullibee chase is on
Maple syrup-making at Minnesota state parks
Ruby's Pantry helps families make ends meet; Local mom of 7 shares her story
Adolescent anxiety is on the rise, and social media may be part of the problem
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
Youth fishing derby on Little Detroit Lake was 'great success'
The walls came tumbling down: Ice palace demolished on Friday
Totally tube-ular!: Elementary school students get outside to slide
Polar Fest's inaugural hotdish challenge brings in big, hungry crowd
Polar Fest ends with a bang – and a splash
Severe Weather Announcements (16)
January 18, 2018
What's happening in the lakes area
REO Speedwagon concert CANCELLED Grammy-nominated rock band, REO Speedwagon, was set for a live concert at Mahnomen's Shooting Star Casino, Hotel...
January 18, 2018 - 6:00pm
January 12, 2018
Grants available to help employers develop apprenticeships: Employers in five industries are eligible to receive up to $5,000 for each apprentice
Employers are invited to apply for the Minnesota Apprenticeship Initiative (MAI) grant to help them create or expand registered apprenticeship programs in advanced manufacturing, agriculture, health care, information technology and transportation. Approved employers will receive funds...
January 12, 2018 - 2:00pm
June 1, 2017
Becker County 4-H receives grant from CHS Prairie Lakes
Becker County 4-H was awarded a 4-H grant from CHS Prairie Lakes, as part of the company's Community Funds Program. CHS Prairie Lakes selected...
June 1, 2017 - 1:00pm
November 30, 2016
Mahube receives grant to help seniors at risk of becoming homeless
About one in five people in Becker County is over 65 years old, and with the Baby Boomers retiring, that number is increasing, but Social Security just can't seem to keep up. A community needs survey, developed by Mahube-Otwa Community Action Partnership, showed among other statistics,...
November 30, 2016 - 5:30pm
November 24, 2016
First Lutheran Foundation of Detroit Lakes
First Lutheran Foundation of Detroit Lakes, an independent affiliate of First Lutheran Church of Detroit Lakes, is proud to announce its 2016 grants and scholarships. Organizations receiving funding and the amount are Habitat for Humanity of the Detroit Lakes Area, $500; Helping Hands,...
November 24, 2016 - 10:52am
October 5, 2016
MnDOT announces availability of $7.5 million in grants for local community projects
ST. PAUL, Minn. — Minnesota communities, schools and their partners are invited to apply for funding for local projects that enhance transportation goals, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation. A total of $7.5 million is available through the Transportation...
October 5, 2016 - 9:40am
July 1, 2016
$35 million in boradband funds available through MN DEED
Minnesota organizations may apply for a share of $35 million in grants to expand high-speed Internet around the state, mostly in rural areas. The Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED) announced Friday it will begin taking applications on July 22. Legislators...
July 1, 2016 - 2:59pm
October 2, 2015
Crisis Center, The Refuge both land $75K grants
The Otto Bremer Foundation has awarded $75,000 grants to two Detroit Lakes-based nonprofits: Lakes Crisis Resource Center and The Refuge. The grants are part of $9.6 million in grants and program-related investments as part of Otto Bremer Foundation’s most recent grant-making...
October 2, 2015 - 5:45am
August 20, 2015
Grants available to add value to farms
The Minnesota Department of Agriculture announces funding for projects to help farmers, producers and processors add value to their operations and the state’s agricultural economy.
August 20, 2015 - 5:30am
September 25, 2009
The time is now to apply for sustainable agriculture grants from MDA
From developing cold hardy kiwifruit to extending the vegetable growing season, many Minnesota farmers and researchers have turned their ideas into viable production practices with the help of a Minnesota Department of Agriculture (MDA) Sustainable Agriculture Grant. The MDA is...
September 25, 2009 - 2:25pm
May 22, 2009
Grants available to help employ mature workers
Experience Works, a nonprofit organization, has funds available to help small businesses in Minnesota grow by assisting them in the recruitment, training and employment of mature workers. The Experience Works Small Business Program is funded through $782,000 in grants from the...
May 22, 2009 - 4:48pm
May 15, 2009
LARL customers can now access grants database
Lake Agassiz Regional Library (LARL) was recently awarded a one-year subscription to the Minnesota Grantmakers Online Database by West Central Initiative.
May 15, 2009 - 1:16pm
May 8, 2009
Grants available to help small business
Financial assistance is available to help small businesses see their way through the current economic downturn and be poised for recovery, thanks to grant money from the Pohlad Family Foundation administered through the Minnesota Chamber of Commerce and its Grow Minnesota! program. ...
May 8, 2009 - 4:11pm
August 29, 2008
Proposals for sustainable ag grants being accepted
Farmers and ranchers in the North Central Region can submit proposals for grants to support sustainable agriculture project ideas to the North Central Region Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education Program (NCR-SARE). Projects should emphasize education/demonstration or...
August 29, 2008 - 12:00am
July 13, 2008
MDA awards $150,000 in sustainable ag grants
ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota Department of Agriculture (MDA) has awarded $150,000 in Sustainable Agriculture grants for 10 on-farm research and demonstration projects.
July 13, 2008 - 12:00am