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Pipe rolls off truck, killing worker on Minnesota highway project
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Following in their (paw) steps: Animal tracking workshop set Feb. 25 at Tamarac
How risky will the Red River diversion dam be? Depends who you ask
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GIRLS BASKETBALL: Patriots fend off Laker girls
Lakers hand Rangers second blemish, win 10th in a row
Youth hockey teams advance in District play
BASKETBALL: Hornet girls drop two conference games
Fly Girls Jazz runners-up, Kick sixth at State Dance
Tips from Social Security to prepare for your disability interview
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Local students qualify for state Business Professionals of America competition
Beat cabin fever at Grace Lutheran Church supper: Fundraiser set for this Saturday, proceeds to benefit local charities
Speech team rules apply to life as well
Friends & Neighbors
One man's junk...:My 2nd Home thrift and antique store opens in DL
February means romance...and romance scams: BBB offers tips to avoid getting duped this month
LREC bringing natural gas to rural communities
MN gas prices still on decline
United Community Bank honored for community involvement
February is Black History Month
Country singer Chris Janson at Shooting Star this Friday
Mini-retreat offers chance to reflect, refresh: NYM Cultural Center to host self-care session Feb. 25
Take a trip to 'Silver City': Guinn book has flaws, but plenty of excitement too
'Parlor Talk' set for Thursday at Hjemkomst Center
Leola L. Shockley
Joan A. Watland
An early start for a strong farm bill
Editorial: Have an opinion? Write us a letter
Letter: Scrubbing USDA website a shameful attempt to shield abusers
Letter: Finally, some help with all these grizzly bear attacks
Letter: Trump's repeated lying is dangerous to nation
Finding springs is a wintertime thing: New DNR app gives you a chance to help with groundwater research
DNR says burn debris now--EMDASH--restrictions will happen soon
Blane Klemek column: Trumpeter swans are a huge Minnesota success story
Brad Laabs column: This thaw won't last, better block up your fish houses
The bass tournament that wowed the pros
You've gotta have faith: Christian filmmakers start up business, teaching academy in rural Audubon
My Christmas in Denmark: Different traditions, same feel
Late arrival for New Year's baby: First birth of 2017 at Essentia Health-St. Mary's is Azyloh Roberts
DLHS named 'Safe Sports School'
A $10,000 drop in the bucket: Red Kettle campaign gets big boost from anonymous donor in DL
Pine to Palm
January 15, 2014
Gymnastics: DL hits 144.5 in win over Moorhead
Sporting a No. 4 ranking in Class 1A, the Detroit Lakes gymnastics team continued to score in the mid-140’s with their 144.5 to 134 win over...
January 15, 2014 - 1:47pm
January 8, 2014
Gymnastics: Lakers don’t miss a beat to start off 2014
Despite taking part in their first competitive meet in over two weeks and losing their top gymnast due to injury, the Detroit Lakes gymnastics...
January 8, 2014 - 11:55am
December 23, 2013
Gymnastics: Perham nips DL
Another very close meet went the way of the Perham gymnastics team, as it nipped Detroit Lakes 144.25 to 143.575 Saturday. The meet, which...
December 23, 2013 - 9:02am
December 16, 2013
Gymnastics: Lakers notch season-high score with top performances
It was an all-around good meet for the Detroit Lakes gymnastics team, which set a season-high 145.3 score in its win over visiting Park Rapids...
December 16, 2013 - 9:03am
Flyers take part in state meet
A trio of Minnesota Flyer gymnasts competed in the Level 3-5 State Meet, held last weekend. Gabrielle Whitworth qualified for the seven and...
December 16, 2013 - 9:00am
November 30, 2013
Gymnastics: Perham nips DL in opener
Saturday’s season-opener in Perham during the Jackie Mann Invite, was a good reminder to the Detroit Lakes gymnastics team that the section still remains wide open. It’s also good timing for an eye-opener for the Lakers, since it’s the first meet of the season and now the...
November 30, 2013 - 11:30am
November 29, 2013
Gymnastics: Lakers to be crazy deep
There will be some crazy depth for the 2013-14 Detroit Lakes gymnastics team this season, with the majority of the gymnasts still underclassmen. Even...
November 29, 2013 - 11:00am
November 22, 2013
Minnesota Flyers begin competitive season
By, Jennifer Smith The Minnesota Flyers Gymnastics (MFG) 2013-14 USAG competitive season has begun and it started with three MN State Qualifier...
November 22, 2013 - 11:00am
October 17, 2013
Frazee, DL schools approve gymnastics co-op contract
The Frazee-Vergas School Board has signed a contact with the Detroit Lakes School for co-oping gymnastics services. Two months ago, the school board agreed to co-op with Detroit Lakes, much to the dismay of several gymnastics parents. In the agreement approved Monday night,...
October 17, 2013 - 9:30am
September 29, 2013
Perham gymnastics terminates contract with longtime coach
A letter sent to parents and families of the Lakes Area Gymnastics Academy in Perham on Tuesday stated the termination of the contract with head coach Charlie Fleck. The letter did not detail the reasons for the termination and phone calls to the LAGA and Fleck were not returned. “While...
September 29, 2013 - 4:00pm
August 14, 2013
Joint gymnastics team: Frazee-Vergas to co-op with DL program
The Frazee-Vergas gymnastics program will now be co-oping with the Detroit Lakes program, and parents are not happy that the district has “dismissed” one more activity. “Co-oping is not in the best interest of the students,” Coach Amie Erickson said Tuesday morning at the...
August 14, 2013 - 10:56am
July 17, 2013
Thorp resigns from Frazee Community Ed.
After getting her position reduced at last month’s Frazee-Vergas School Board meeting, Community Education Director Lori Thorp resigned the position this month. Last month the board approved reducing Thorp’s position from 260 days to 190 days. During the May meeting, there...
July 17, 2013 - 7:26am
June 12, 2013
Gymnastics in Frazee: Cut the program or try to grow it?
Unless the gymnastics program at Frazee-Vergas School District can find an off-site location to be housed, the sport may be canceled in the near future. In Superintendent Chuck Cheney’s recommendation to the board Tuesday morning, he said though it was a difficult recommendation,...
June 12, 2013 - 11:33am
April 24, 2013
Lawrence qualifies for Western National meet
Detroit Lakes’ Justine Lawrence is learning much as just a sixth grader. But during the United States Gymnastics Association Regional meet...
April 24, 2013 - 12:17pm
March 27, 2013
Detroit Lakes gymnastics wrap-up
Usually when a varsity team is restocked with inexperienced seventh and eighth graders, it’s usually called a rebuilding year. Nobody told...
March 27, 2013 - 11:18am