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Why is it so hard to get internet in the country? Klobuchar, Peterson in DL Friday to 'seize the moment'
Must love heavy metal: Local manufacturers feeling that worker shortage too
Wisconsin elderly couple's perplexing death may never be explained
Request to DL city is Lima Charlie (loud and clear): Veterans groups propose display of tanks, fighter jet, navy boat
Fargo woman has seat at Oscars red carpet
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Perham’s Olsen takes state all-around bronze
GIRLS BASKETBALL: Lakers cap regular season with victory
BOYS BASKETBALL: Cardinals snap Laker win streak
Congratulations and good luck Laker Gymnastics!
VIDEO: Lakers three-peat in convincing fashion
America Saves Week: Set a goal, make a plan, and save automatically
Tjepkes graduates from UM-Crookston
Are you ready? Life's big questions...
Area students graduate from MSUM
Area students graduate from NDSU
Friends & Neighbors
Dan's Service Center has new service advisor
MN gas prices down 2 cents
Arvig Donated More Than $450,000 Back to Communities in 2016
Economic Development Summit scheduled for March 3
Prepare your budget for closing costs when buying a home
Picture perfect images: Lakes Area Photography Show opens this weekend at Washington Square Mall
Celebrate Women's History Month
Vince Neil coming to Shooting Star March 3: Motley Crue frontman to perform solo set for Mahnomen fans
That magic touch: ‘Experience the extraordinary’ with Craig Karges at Ulen’s Top Hat Theatre
Ski, snowshoe or hike by candlelight at Maplewood Saturday
Noreen M. Huwe
Dell D. Holm
Joanne B. Anderson
Kirk L. McDonald
Lee Hamilton column: The threats to our democracy
Letter: Trump is my president
Letter: DL City Council way out of line with projects to be funded by new sales tax
Letter: Becker County jail should be built by local craftspeople
Detroit Lakes Tribune editorial: Don't believe your lying eyes, just believe us (wah-ha-ha!)
Blane Klemek column: Energetic, cheerful chickadees make for good company
Brad Laabs column: Ice fishing gets tricky now, but it's not over yet
Finding springs is a wintertime thing: New DNR app gives you a chance to help with groundwater research
DNR says burn debris now--EMDASH--restrictions will happen soon
Blane Klemek column: Trumpeter swans are a huge Minnesota success story
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
November 26, 2015
Medical marijuana backers hope to start collecting signatures soon
Supporters of a proposed ballot measure to legalize medical marijuana in North Dakota hope to start collecting petition signatures next week, the chairman of the sponsoring committee said. Rilie Ray Morgan of Fargo said the corrected version of the petition was expected to be sent...
November 26, 2015 - 5:00am
November 19, 2015
Detroit Lakes clinic celebrates milestone
Thirty years ago, Laure Zirbel remembers being newly divorced with two children to support. She needed a full-time job. With an education...
November 19, 2015 - 5:55am
November 18, 2015
Eat like a caveman? Bad idea, says dietician
Before all of us walked the earth, our ancestors survived on a simple diet, eating things such as meat, fish, vegetables and fruit. Now, the paleo diet is garnering attention from people throughout the country. The diet was the most-searched diet on Google two years ago, and some...
November 18, 2015 - 11:23am
November 16, 2015
Give thanks by donating blood
The fall marks the beginning of spending time with family and friends, watching football, celebrating Thanksgiving, the Holidays, and the New Year. But for patients in need of blood, those moments can be filled with uncertainty as they fight illnesses, injury, or heal from surgery. One...
November 16, 2015 - 5:10am
October 25, 2015
Essentia Health-St. Mary’s now using 3D mammography technology
Imagine trying to look through a book. Pretty impossible right? You can see the outside of it fine but not the details inside on each page. Now...
October 25, 2015 - 5:30am
October 24, 2015
Healthy ways to handle stress
The symptoms of stress can be extremely unpleasant, as participants in a study released earlier this year by the Statistic Brain Research Institute and the American Institute of Stress who reported experiencing physical symptoms of stress admitted to feeling fatigue, headache, upset...
October 24, 2015 - 4:10am
How to find time for exercise
While even the busiest men and women can find ways to eat healthy, finding time to exercise can be more difficult. According to the President’s...
October 24, 2015 - 4:05am
Tips for women juggling a family and a career
The days when single income households were the norm are long gone, as nowadays both Mom and Dad must work in order to make ends meet. That reality has left many women juggling the obligations of motherhood with the obligations of a successful career. Such a juggling act is seldom...
October 24, 2015 - 4:00am
October 11, 2015
People in these parts suffer more from seasonal depression
The days, they’re getting shorter, and as they are, our brains are doing something most may not even realize - they’re changing with the season. “We need the light,” said Dr. Michael Stewart, a psychologist with Essentia Health in Detroit Lakes. “If you don’t have...
October 11, 2015 - 5:10am
September 30, 2015
Local nursing homes win awards for ensuring that workers have their flu shots
One way to keep hospital and nursing home patients safe from the flu is to make sure the staff that cares for them has been given the flu vaccine. Essentia Health Oak Crossing nursing home in Detroit Lakes and Sunnyside Care Center in Lake Park both won blue ribbons in that effort...
September 30, 2015 - 11:31am
Keep kids active and healthy
School is back in session, everyone is back in their routine and it’s time to keep them active and healthy. While it starts at home, there are several state and national programs trying to help keep kids healthy with good eating habits and exercise habits. October is Farm to...
September 30, 2015 - 10:04am
September 20, 2015
Walking to a healthier lifestyle
A stronger heart, a reduction in other health risks and a positive mental outlook. Who wouldn’t want that? These things can all be achieved by one simple, cheap thing: walking. U.S. Surgeon General Dr. Vivek Murthy is calling for the promotion of health through walking and...
September 20, 2015 - 5:05am
September 9, 2015
Noon Rotary to host blood screening
After 25-plus years, the Noon Rotary Club’s annual blood screening event runs like a well-oiled machine. The Rotary volunteers know how to get people organized, and the Essentia Health-St. Mary’s and Sanford Health workers know how to get people in and out in a timely manner. “We...
September 9, 2015 - 11:25am
September 7, 2015
Sept. 16 community lunch in DL to showcase local wellness initiatives
Detroit Lakes is selected as a high-achieving wellness community whose best practices will be showcased for other communities. The Detroit Lakes Regional Chamber of Commerce, Partner SHIP 4 Health and local businesses will host a community wide town meeting Wednesday, Sept. 16,...
September 7, 2015 - 5:00am
August 6, 2015
Officials say blue-green algae and E. coli can present threat to Minnesota swimmers
ST. PAUL — Minnesota swimmers might be fretting about a lethal microscopic parasite these days, but health officials say they should be on...
August 6, 2015 - 8:43am