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Area playoff games Oct. 24-26
Area football teams complete regular season play
Defense and a varied rushing attack give Lakers seventh win of the season
Roth runner-up at Creighton Classic
Lakers finish regular season with 17th victory
'Stash your Ash'; Detroit Lakes ALC students bring awareness about cigarette butt pollution
Slice of the ice; Lakes Curling Club gears up for new season
An ode to my team
Seaberg turns 80
Lindens to celebrate 40th anniversary
Friends & Neighbors
A 'Midwest' mural; Artist paints a Minnesota-inspired mural on Midwest Printing building
Average MN gas prices down for October
WCI receives Responsive Philanthropy Award
Kreuger joins staff at Midwest Bank
Saying goodbye to Goodman's
'Old MacDonald Had a Banjo' program coming to DL library Nov. 7
A Native American experience in sight, sound and soul
The great debate: Apple or pumpkin? Holy Rosary volunteers already taking orders for annual pie sale
National Cat Day is Oct. 29!
'Bat Masks of Mexico'; Exhibit opens Monday at ‘The W’ coffee shop in Warren
Michael "Money Mike" Goodman
Marylou F. Chromy
Douglas H. Meyer
Toxic Trump? For first time in more than 50 years, Forum Communications declines to endorse Republican nominee
Republicans using fantasies and falsehoods to attack DFLers on MNsure
Constitutional Amendment will be on the ballot on Nov. 8.
Buboltz' say Skoe, Eken and Marquart are strong leaders for this area
Should I stay or should I go? Hurricane forces tough decisions
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
Don't be fooled: Cold water doesn't mean lethargic fish
Mouse invasion is about finding food, warm place to nest
Whether you call it timberdoodle or woodcock, it's a great Minnesota bird
Special deer hunting season opens Thursday for youth with adult mentors
Ben Affleck's 'The Accountant' Dominates with $24.7 Million
Puppies saved from high-kill Texas shelter look for DL homes
A surprising celebration: DL's LuAnn Porter honored for 25 years with United Way
Three years and counting: DL family opens up about adoption struggles
Fired up for hunting season; Local Sportsman’s Clubs have their sights set on you
Pine to Palm
April 30, 2015
LPA relay team breaks school record
The Lake Park-Audubon track athletes have just finished their fourth track meet of the season, and are making great gains in many events. Seniors...
April 30, 2015 - 2:03pm
April 24, 2015
Frazee boys win at Hawley Valley Plains track meet
The Frazee boys won the Hawley Valley Plains track meet Thursday; the Hornet girls placed third. Will Halverson was strong in sprints winning the 100m dash and finishing runner-up in the 200 and added a third place triple jump of 36-11.5. Logan Gaetz had a pair of third place...
April 24, 2015 - 12:59pm
Frazee girls fourth at HOL Hawley
The Frazee girls golf team placed fourth at the Heart O’ Lakes – Hawley tournament Thursday. Maddisan Parsons shot 51 to lead the Hornets....
April 24, 2015 - 10:47am
March 31, 2015
Minnesota State Patrol responding to plane incident near Hawley
HAWLEY, Minn. - Authorities are on the scene of a downed plane that grazed a car headed east on Highway 10 west of here before landing on the...
March 31, 2015 - 1:11pm
March 4, 2015
Cowboys upset Nuggets in 8AA south basketball final
Breckenridge senior center Nate Lorenz stared into the eyes of Hawley’s Ben Ellefson and screamed Tuesday at Memorial Auditorium. Ellefson has about 30 pounds on Lorenz. Tuesday, in the Minnesota Class 2A, Section 8 South subsection boys basketball championship, it didn’t matter. “Respect...
March 4, 2015 - 9:15am
February 25, 2015
Nugget girls sweep season series with win at Frazee
The Hawley Nuggets, ranked No. 6 in Class 2A clinched the Heart O’ Lakes girls basketball championship with a 65-45 win at Frazee Tuesday night. Mira Ellefson led all scorers with 22 points. Jody Noreen added 13 for the 20-3 Nuggets. Hawley is 10-1 in the HOL with one game...
February 25, 2015 - 9:32am
February 21, 2015
Hornets hang with Nuggets to end regular season
The Frazee boys proved every game in the upcoming Section 8AA boys basketball playoffs is going to be a challege for both teams hanging with top-seed Hawley in a 52-45 loss on the Nuggets' floor Friday night. Brady Bellefeuille scored nearly 60 percent of Frazee's points in a...
February 21, 2015 - 1:14pm
January 29, 2015
Fire reported at grain elevator in Hawley
HAWLEY, Minn. – A fire has been reported at the grain elevator here. A mutual aid request is out for firefighters from the Glyndon and Hitterdal Fire Departments to assist in putting out the fire at 316 5th St. Check back on this developing story. Tweets by @DLNewspape...
January 29, 2015 - 3:16pm
January 28, 2015
Three Heartland Trail routes through Clay County discussed at Hawley meeting
HAWLEY, Minn. – Zenas Baer looks forward to the day he can bike from his Moorhead home to his law practice here. That’s why he’s keenly interested in a 10-foot-wide trail that would span the entirety of Clay County, showing off some of its natural beauty. Three possible...
January 28, 2015 - 9:00am
January 20, 2015
Laker dancers fourth and seventh at Hawley
The Detroit Lakes varsity jazz dance team placed fourth, the kick seventh at Hawley Saturday in a meet hosted by the United Clay Becker Mystics. Aitkin won both varsity competitions earning three rank points in jazz and kick. The host UCB Mystics finished fourth in the kick...
January 20, 2015 - 10:13am
No. 2 Hawley snaps Hornet win streak
HAWLEY, Minn. – The forecast called for snow, but it was raining 3s on Friday in Hawley. Hawley girls basketball coach Bill Gottenborg asked his assistant Ben Lofgren, after a 60-37 win over Frazee, what the Nuggets shot from beyond the 3-point arc. “What?”...
January 20, 2015 - 10:11am
December 30, 2014
Hawley tops Moorhead in boys basketball
MOORHEAD -— Early in the first half of Monday’s boys basketball matchup between Moorhead and Hawley, Nuggets coach Nathan Stoa had a question...
December 30, 2014 - 9:57am
December 29, 2014
Hot shooting Jorgenson leads DL to holiday title game
HAWLEY — Laker Hailey Jorgenson drained seven threes and scored a game-high 21 points to outshoot East Grand Forks’ Rylee Skyberg and lead...
December 29, 2014 - 8:55pm
December 17, 2014
HOL Boys: Nuggets pull away from Hornets
Frazee got double digit scoring from three players and hung tight with the Hawley Nuggets in the first half before falling 69-52 at home Tuesday night in Heart O’ Lakes Conference boys basketball. Nugget senior Ben Ellefson was the difference in the game scoring 28 points giving...
December 17, 2014 - 10:44am
December 16, 2014
Train hits pickup near Hawley, authorities search for victims
HAWLEY, MINN. - Authorities are searching for the owner of a vehicle hit by a BNSF train in Clay County overnight. It happened at the railroad crossing on County Road 31, south of Hawley at about 1:30 this morning. Clay County authorities tell us they believe the vehicle was...
December 16, 2014 - 8:31am