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One-room Minnesota schoolhouse student, now 96, and her teacher, 107, reunite
A contest for real saps: Vergas' Maple Syrup Festival to include syrup tasting contest
Al Franken, 'Giant of the Senate': Minnesota Senator visits Detroit Lakes, talks career pathways
Girl, 13, accused of leading SD police on high-speed chase in stolen SUV
A heartbreaking struggle: Homelessness in the region hard on elderly
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Goodhue takes down Raiders for second straight year
James Amdal, 97, in attendance at state quarterfinal
Lakes Figure Skating Club ends season with success
Journey To The Tourney: Lake Park-Audubon returns to state
Otters' late charge falls short in state opener
Thursday matters: Every day, His home in us
Food and fellowship: The Refuge continues to host free, weekly suppers
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Planning will help you see green in retirement
An evening of music and storytelling: Chinese entertainer Gao Hong to perform Thursday in NYM
Friends & Neighbors
Mistakes on Your Tax Return Could Lead to an Audit
Ryan Hanson Homes has new licensed realtor
Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Joins Essentia Health in Detroit Lakes
Back in business: Audubon Liquor Store purchased by brothers-in-law
Norby's recognized for 90 years of membership
Full WE Fest lineup announced
'Beauty and the Beast' debuts to magical $350M globally
Women on a roll: Female directors dominate at Fargo Film Festival
'Wheel of Fortune' unfortunate guess goes viral
'Sesame Street' to welcome muppet character with autism
Donald "Don" Darrell Schermerhorn
Donna Mae Graffis
Lorraine M. Fingalson
Lyle E. Donley
Jeffrey M. Webber
Letter: 'Extreme vetting' is a sham--we're already as safe as we can be
Letter: Eken says attack against him by fellow senator was 'flat-out lie'
Another Republican wedge issue to divide Minnesotans?
Letter: 'Repeal and replace' plan means tax cuts for the rich, fewer health benefits for the American people
Now is the time for next Farm Bill
Signs of spring: The lark and pasque flowers
Brad Laabs column: There's still quality lake ice for fishing
Waiting for Woodie Camp: Young waterfowlers can attend free, weeklong summer camp
Blane Klemek column: Pileated woodpecker can hollow out trees like a buzzsaw
Brad Laabs column: Get your poop in a scoop and clean up the lake, anglers!
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
September 28, 2013
Crisis center psychologists ready to help
Everybody can be a little bit crazy. Everybody can get a little bit stressed. Everybody could use a little help now and then. That’s why experts at the Lakes Crisis and Resource Center are amping up their mental health programs, beginning with two on-staff psychologists whose...
September 28, 2013 - 5:00pm
September 25, 2013
Getting to be that time of year: Maintain furnaces to ensure safety
The heating season is right around the corner, so it is time to make sure your heating system is working properly. Heating and cooling account for about 55 percent of the energy used in a typical U.S. home, the largest energy expense for most households. Furnaces and boilers, the...
September 25, 2013 - 11:23am
September 7, 2013
Rotary blood screening fundraiser Sept. 16-20
Need to have your cholesterol, blood sugar or hemoglobin numbers checked? Need it done for an affordable price and in a timely manner? The...
September 7, 2013 - 3:00pm
September 4, 2013
Parents can get help for children who stutter
Why is my child stuttering? Will he outgrow it? Does she need professional therapy? Did I cause his stuttering? How can I help? Information for parents about children and stuttering is now available in a new 16-minute video titled, “7 Tips for Talking with the Child Who Stutters.”...
September 4, 2013 - 7:30am
September 1, 2013
A boost for Laker sports medicine
The sports medicine team at Sanford Health and Detroit Lakes High School is expanding. Dr. Nick Esala is joining Dr. Tom Seaworth and Athletic...
September 1, 2013 - 12:00pm
August 24, 2013
Class helps prevent diabetes
When Essentia Health St. Mary’s took a community needs assessment to determine what the community wants out of a healthcare provider, they...
August 24, 2013 - 3:00pm
August 19, 2013
Farmer's Market on White Earth Indian Reservation provides fresh produce, combats obesity and diabetes
MAHNOMEN, Minn. - The Farmer’s Market just off Main Street here aims to be an oasis in a “food desert” covering much of the White Earth...
August 19, 2013 - 4:11pm
August 14, 2013
Perham girl deals with mystery illness
Gabrielle Rothwell has been battling a series of health problems, ranging from an immune system deficiency to arthritis, all of which her doctors...
August 14, 2013 - 7:22am
August 7, 2013
How to fix a broken limb: Essentia staff bone up on techniques
The staff of Essentia Health St. Mary’s is learning the science behind casting, making them better at fixing breaks. Last week, members...
August 7, 2013 - 7:04am
July 29, 2013
Accidental prescription drug poisoning on the rise
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- As more adults are using prescription drugs to manage aches, pains and chronic illness, there’s been a spike in accidental...
July 29, 2013 - 8:07am
July 26, 2013
Minnesota reports first West Nile virus case of the season
Minnesota's first human case this season of West Nile virus was reported Thursday. State health officials said the man, from Murray County, became ill with West Nile fever earlier this month and is recovering. Health officials are urging Minnesotans to protect themselves from...
July 26, 2013 - 9:30am
July 24, 2013
West Nile virus found in Cass mosquitoes; spraying tonight in F-M area
FARGO – Three pools of mosquitoes that test positive for West Nile virus were found Tuesday in Cass County, the county vector control office reported. In response, county officials announced that aerial spraying for adult mosquitoes will start at 8 tonight in Fargo and West Fargo. The...
July 24, 2013 - 3:17pm
July 21, 2013
Mother and daughter to work together as nurse-doctor at Sanford clinic in DL
Since she was 20 years old, Peggy Maasjo has been in the healthcare field, so it’s no surprise her daughter followed in her footsteps. Next...
July 21, 2013 - 12:30pm
July 19, 2013
Second bird found with West Nile virus in Grand Forks
GRAND FORKS - Grand Forks Public Health has found a second bird dead of West Nile virus, and several groups of mosquitoes have also tested positive, mosquito control supervisor Todd Hanson said Thursday. He said he expects to find more in the days ahead. Culex tarsalis, the...
July 19, 2013 - 8:39am
July 16, 2013
West Nile virus found in bird in Grand Forks
A bird from Grand Forks has been positively identified as having West Nile virus. The Grand Forks Health Department is urging residents to...
July 16, 2013 - 8:27am