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Live stream: Jacob Wetterling funeral service at 10 a.m. today
Rose Ensemble in Detroit Lakes Tuesday
'Winning by a hair' the second annual Hairy Man Run is set for October 1
Slow and steady wins the race; so far $500,000 has been raised toward new Becker County museum
County disaster drill helps prepare emergency workers for the real thing
HALL OF HONOR: Raboin enjoying special opportunity in St. Cloud
Detroit Lakes blows out Park Rapids 46-0
HALL OF HONOR: Barrett a versatile leader for three Laker teams
Jackets sweep singles, down Lakers 4-3
Golf: Lunn wins Maple Hills club championship
Teaching the 'lost language'; New teacher of the Ojibwe Learning and Native American Culture class is all about the students
Senior year, not so glamorous
Touchdowns and Tailgates
Chivers' exchange vows
Logan completes core curriculum training
Friends & Neighbors
BD’s Gas and Grub under new ownership
MN gas prices down, Colonial Pipeline leakage in south causing issues
Jack Chivers Realty adds new service branch
Preparing to become a caregiver
Dairy Queen set to move to McKinley Plaza Friday
It's time to put a stop to bullying
Grand opening celebration for The Barn in NYM set Oct. 1
Tamarac Fall Festival set for Oct. 1; waterfowl themes abound
Four things you can do in DL this week for no cost
Fall officially arrives this Thursday!
William V. "Bill" Vipond
Vernon A. Sellers
Douglas Daryl Miller
Helen Mae Williams
Michael C. Selck
Stop the lies against Eken
Big garbage, big economy
Refugee community should welcome FBI
Don't blame farmers for dying honeybees
Leaving home--love isn't always spoken
Waterfowl hunting season now open in Minnesota
National tourney shows amazing bass catch in Minnesota
Rarely seen, the tough, wily fisher lives among us
Pheasant numbers up 29 percent over last year
Landscape planning can help 'sharpies' thrive
Fired up for hunting season; Local Sportsman’s Clubs have their sights set on you
LP-A busts a move: Lake Park-Audubon Elementary receives national ‘Active Schools’ award
4-H'ers bring home ribbons from the Minnesota State Fair
Cormorant art show winners announced
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