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Crash near Ice Cracking Lake kills two, injures two
DL man sentenced for animal cruelty
Murder suspect bludgeoned Otter Tail County mother, son with pipe wrench, charges say
County museum abloom with events this weekend
Dragon Open kicks off summer golf tournaments June 11
Vikings open season at home against 49ers, have four nationally televised games
Raiders down Patriots late in season-opening victory
NorthStar Academy team accepted into new hockey league
Summit to address football concerns in Minnesota
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
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Parent company of Herberger's could be headed for liquidation
Detroit Lakes couple forced to spend extra $2,000 on flights home after being stranded in Mexico by Sun Country
Peterson: Work mandate for food stamps imperils next farm bill
Arvig to boost workforce by 160
Ketter joins Mid-Minnesota as DL branch manager
Special music event coming to DL library April 24
What's coming up for arts and entertainment around the region
What's new in arts and entertainment around the region
Crawling with creativity: Detroit Lakes' 2nd Annual Art Crawl set for April 19-21
Stories sought for new musical set in Otter Tail County
Lottie Ann Thomas
Merle R. Meyer
George B. Scarborough
Family of slain child says multiple people called Otter Tail County social services
Letter: Help make these school projects community plans
Letter: Thumbs up to all you snowplow drivers
Letter: An alternative DL school building plan
Divided loyalties--don't be quick to judge
Ice-out shaping up to be late: Brutally cold April will impact May fishing opener
Wild turkey a success story in Minnesota
Snowy start to steelhead season: Despite snowstorm, Brule River anglers turn out for opener
Now is the time to clean, repair your birdhouses
Let's bring back the fishing pier at Dunton Locks
Getting ahead of the curve: Cancer rehab in DL helps patients get back into life
'We'll strive to be fair': Two of Becker County’s top legal eagles talk about upcoming judgeships
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
Letter: Ice palace co-chairs thank the community
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
October 28, 2015
Throwing a Halloween party doesn’t have to be expensive
Throwing a Halloween party can put the fright into more than just your party guests: your checkbook might want to run and hide as well. There...
October 28, 2015 - 5:10am
October 24, 2015
Halloween happenings: Festivities so plentiful, it’s scary
Halloween is sneaking up on us like a ninja carrying one of those clear, plastic swords with the red liquid. But don’t be scared if you...
October 24, 2015 - 5:45am
Make the library a regular haunt
All the spooks and spiders are preparing for their annual scare fest – Halloween!
October 24, 2015 - 5:40am
October 15, 2015
Trail of Terror in its 22nd year
Trail of Terror, from the producers of the Minnesota Renaissance Festival, is celebrating its 22nd year of terror this Halloween season. The Trail of Terror is considered the Twin Cities’ largest and scariest Halloween event with more than 2.5 miles of scares and horrors, indoors...
October 15, 2015 - 5:10am
October 3, 2015
Pumpkin Art at library Oct. 15
Are you ready for the Great Pumpkin to rise up out of the pumpkin patch? We’ve got news for you — the pumpkin patch can be found at the Detroit Lakes Public Library! We have a Pumpkin Art program planned for elementary-age children on Thursday, Oct. 15 at 3:30 p.m. Carve,...
October 3, 2015 - 5:45am
October 31, 2014
Here is a brief listing of some of the Halloween events going on in the lakes area this Friday, Oct. 31: Christian Fellowship Church, located at 28048 Meadow Drive in Detroit Lakes, will host its annual “Trunk or Treat” from 5:30 to 7 p.m. in the church parking lot. Cars...
October 31, 2014 - 7:30am
October 29, 2014
Spooky: Friday is halloween
The house decorations are up, the pumpkins carved and the fog machines and creepy moaning creatures are ready for vulnerable trick or treaters. With...
October 29, 2014 - 2:00pm
October 18, 2014
Trunk or treat: Church to offer safe Halloween alternative
Are you looking for a safe way for your young family to experience the excitement of dressing up for Halloween and heading outside to go trick-or-treating...
October 18, 2014 - 11:30am
Halloween Hoots & Haunts
Time is slowly creeping and crawling towards the year’s spooookiest holiday, but don’t be scared to get out there and experience Halloween...
October 18, 2014 - 10:30am
October 30, 2013
Fargo woman plans to give obese kids letters on Halloween
By David Bailey
October 30, 2013 - 2:59pm
October 26, 2013
Danell Haspel: Library offers variety of Halloween resources
All the goblins and ghouls are preparing for their annual “fright night” festivities. Include your library in the Halloween fun by scooping up some Halloween related books and movies like those highlighted below. The staff at Detroit Lakes Library would like to wish you...
October 26, 2013 - 10:00am
October 20, 2013
Halloween haunts: Plenty of scary fun to be had in lakes area
The creepy, crawly spooks and spirits are waiting just around the corner for their big day. But before Oct. 31 rolls around, there are some...
October 20, 2013 - 10:00am
October 9, 2013
Edge Haunted Tours host terror-filled nights at The Cottage
‘Tis the season of witches, monsters and things which go bump in the night. It’s also the season for haunted houses, which is the perfect...
October 9, 2013 - 5:00am
October 26, 2012
Trick-or-treat inside, stay warm and dry
As temperatures drop and the sun sets by late afternoon, keeping trick-or-treaters safe and warm is as high on parents' priority lists as finding the perfect costume. Some area retailers are offering a unique opportunity this Wednesday, Oct. 31, for young people to enjoy all the...
October 26, 2012 - 4:00pm
October 25, 2012
Extra DWI patrols to hit the streets for Halloween party weekend
ST. PAUL -- The scariest thing on Halloween isn't your Zombie NFL Replacement Referee costume, it's drunk driving -- which has resulted in seven deaths and 24 serious, life-altering injuries during Halloween party weekends in the last five years. Minnesota State Patrol troopers,...
October 25, 2012 - 1:04pm