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DL man suffers gunshot wound
Exploring the lakes' winged wonders: Detroit Lakes' 20th Annual Festival of Birds set for May 18-21
Tax preparer accused of not paying her taxes
Level four special education facilities in the works
Klobuchar bill aims to bring in more rural doctors
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Roth earns all-tournament honors at Summit Championship
Norman County West in danger of losing fall and winter sports
Area kids place at state free throw competition
Smith Leads Huskers at Big Ten Championships
Little Lakers Boys Basketball summer camp registration
It's National Stress Awareness Month: Take some time to unwind
Answering the call: Lake Park family to become long-term missionaries in Africa
Column: Christianity and "being cool"
Cuisine meets culture: LP-A International Foods class learns to prepare dishes native to variety of cultures
Column: Into the light
Friends & Neighbors
‘It was time to pass the baton’: Dean’s Country Market in Perham, NY Mills sold to Central Market owners
Midwest Workwear has new store manager
Two in one: Magnolia's moves to new building, rents extra space to massage therapist
Essentia Health St. Mary's staff honored, donate to nonprofits
DL Public Utilities recognized for electric reliability
A night dressed in neon: Holmes Theatre's Motion fundraiser to feature Post Traumatic Funk Syndrome
It's Shakespeare... with an apocalyptic twist: Detroit Lakes High School's spring play views British history through a zombie-infested lens
Column: Mosquitoes sometimes more than just annoying: Insect's bite can transmit malaria, which is fatal if left untreated
Associate justice and former Vikings great Alan Page speaking April 24 in Fergus Falls
New artist exhibit opens this week at DL's Trinity Lutheran Church
Richard M. Gordon
Mathew R. Veronen
Letter: War with North Korea would be a big mistake
Other Opinions: It's working, don't give up on effort to clean up Great Lakes
Letter: Doctors are on your side, elected officials should be, too
Earth Day--by the numbers
Lynn Hummel column: Grunting helps get the job done
Column: Whistling past the graveyard--wood ducks make big comeback
Brad Laabs column: Enjoy hunting panfish until 'fishing opener' May 12
Brad Laabs column: Ice is gone, get ready to launch your boat
Outdoors column: Wild turkeys are a Minnesota success story
Blane Klemek column: Little bird that could: the northern saw-whet owl
Consume those leafy greens for a healthy body
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'
Pine to Palm
December 8, 2013
Mother, daughter fighting cancer battle together
This is not the mother-daughter bonding experience that Peggy Ullrich and Becky Kaiser would have chosen. But this mother and daughter pair...
December 8, 2013 - 4:00pm
November 30, 2013
Keeping the holidays joyful for families affected by Alzheimers
A time of festivities and celebration, the holidays pose special challenges for people with Alzheimer’s disease and those who are caring for them. When planning family events, “focus on what is safe, manageable and meaningful to that person,” said Ashley Magner, regional care...
November 30, 2013 - 2:00pm
November 25, 2013
Lavender oil linked to sleep benefits for dementia patients
RED WING, Minn. -- Lavender aromatherapy can help people suffering from dementia sleep easier — that’s according to a new study conducted at an assisted living center in Red Wing. During a week in which residents with memory loss were exposed to lavender essential oil, they...
November 25, 2013 - 9:57am
November 20, 2013
Smokers who quit may cut heart risk faster than had been thought
By Bill Berkrot and Ransdell Pierson DALLAS, (Reuters) - Some cigarette smokers over 65 years old who kick the habit may be able to reduce...
November 20, 2013 - 12:30pm
November 18, 2013
Alexandria nurse shares ‘best practice’ skills in delivering babies
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. -- Like many people in the dawn of their retirement, Jeanne Howell of Alexandria still has more to share with the world. She...
November 18, 2013 - 8:41am
November 17, 2013
DL schools embrace gluten-free
Walk into just about any grocery store and the words “gluten free” can be splashed around the isles in food items such as pasta, bread and...
November 17, 2013 - 4:00pm
November 14, 2013
Minnesota Nursing Board seeks more investigative power
ST. PAUL – State regulators may treat nurses too leniently, a key Minnesota senator said Wednesday after a legislative committee meeting looked...
November 14, 2013 - 9:30am
November 13, 2013
How your company is watching your waistline
By Kathleen Kingsbury (Reuters) - Employers tried the carrot, then a small stick. Now they are turning to bigger cudgels. For years they...
November 13, 2013 - 11:00am
November 2, 2013
Therapist helping Parkinson’s patients find their voices
When a person develops Parkinson’s Disease, they may notice the slowing down of their body movement. What they may not see as quickly is the...
November 2, 2013 - 11:00am
October 31, 2013
Elderly exercisers have fewer broken bones after falls
By Andrew M. Seaman NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Older adults who exercise are less likely to fall, but if they do, they're also less likely to get hurt, a new analysis suggests. Researchers found that older adults taking part in fall prevention exercise programs were about...
October 31, 2013 - 4:30pm
October 30, 2013
New immunization requirements for young children start Sept. 1
Changes to immunization requirements for children in Minnesota child care, early childhood programs and schools will better protect children and communities from a number of potentially serious diseases, say state health officials. The new rules adopted by the Minnesota Department...
October 30, 2013 - 4:30pm
Are you an organ donor?
Nearly 63 percent of Minnesotans are registered as organ, eye and tissue donors. That number has increased 13 percent over the last three years. It’s a proud achievement for the Minnesota Department of Safety and its partnerships with three nonprofit organizations: LifeSource,...
October 30, 2013 - 12:30pm
October 27, 2013
Specialist works with families affected by Alzheimer’s
Living or caring for someone with Alzheimer’s can be just as confusing and stressful for the person doing the caring as those suffering from the disease. Why are they so irritable? What do you say if you upset them? What do you say or not say to not upset them in the first place?...
October 27, 2013 - 5:00pm
Surgeon moves back home to DL
Thirty-three years ago, little Andy Johnson was running around the old Rexall Drug Store in downtown Detroit Lakes. “My grandfather, Al,...
October 27, 2013 - 1:00pm
October 24, 2013
Worldwide wildfires increase health risks of bad air
DULUTH -- As huge swathes of Australia’s Outback burn in wildfires spurred by drought, health experts in the U.S. warned Thursday that more heat and more fires means more unhealthy air to breathe. The Natural Resources Defense Council released a list of 31 states — including...
October 24, 2013 - 7:54pm