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Late-season severe thunderstorms possible Tuesday
DL woman survives direct hit from Hurricane Irma in Caribbean
The world as we know it is about to end — again — if you believe this biblical doomsday claim
Area growers sound off on Dicamba drift damage
Park Rapids cooper invents eco-friendly barrel
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Area pro and college sports briefs
DL Whalers capture squirt hockey title in Fargo
Raiders push win streak to three games
Laker volleyball runners-up at Hawley Invite
Girls soccer picks up sixth win in eight games
"The first day at school wasn't the worst day": Story from 1977 rings true today
Social Security celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month
Column: Sleeping with a neanderthal
Column: The very first school in Becker County
3 pumpkin-themed recipes to satisfy your sweet tooth
friends & neighbors
Flipping houses--it's not like TV
Arvig schedules cut-over date for all-digital conversion in Ada, Callaway, Glyndon, Hawley and Lake Park
Nurse practitioner joins Essentia Health-Park Rapids Clinic
MN gas prices up slightly over last week
Essentia Health Welcomes General Surgeon in Detroit Lakes
Fargo photographer exhibiting his work at Trinity Lutheran this month
NYM Cultural Center to host fiber arts classes Sept. 22-23
Eagles tribute show to open new season at the Holmes
'Sulfer Springs' is a can't miss read for Krueger mystery fans
Lakes Area Chorale headed for New York City: Picnic, info meeting on joining local community choir set for Sunday
Beejay Eckman and Tracy Nealis
Nena Rae Bartnes
Jerry & Monica Thunstrom
Leo L. Rabideaux
Eva Della Fritz
Anna Mae Nelson
Paul P. Ceynowa
It all started with an apple
Letter: Brain injury survivor provides bike helmets for kids
Marine recruit supports Tobacco 21 in DL
Warm up with roasted eggplant and garlic soup
This argument against Tobacco 21 should go up in smoke
A sight to make the neighbor drop his rake
Autumn full moons are fun times to fish
Black bears live in the shadows
Time for cooler-weather boat maintenance
Grosbeaks sure brighten up a wintertime yard
His way to Broadway: Minnesota’s De’Lon Grant has made his Broadway debut in ‘Come from Away’
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
pine to palm
Bison golf no longer that other minor sport at NDSU
Gillam snaps Renner’s streak to take Super Senior crown
Piatz picks up second Pine to Palm Mid-Am title
Ystebo cruises to Pine to Palm Senior title
Chris Swenson captures the 85th Pine to Palm championship
September 1, 2017
Woman creates network for Minn., ND families dealing with hydrocephalus
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. — When Jan Scearcy learned her granddaughter Noelle had been diagnosed with hydrocephalus, a condition causing a fluid...
September 1, 2017 - 10:20am
August 28, 2017
7 yoga moves for the 3 o'clock work slump
Shoulders tense from to-do lists. Hips cramped from stiff office chairs that agitate the lower back. The 8-to-5 workday can take a toll on the...
August 28, 2017 - 9:38am
August 24, 2017
Minn. swimmers reminded of waterborne illness
WILLMAR, Minn. — Public health officials are reminding people to practice good hand-washing and avoid swimming in lakes or pools if they have diarrhea. Renville County in central Minnesota reported an uptick earlier this month in cryptosporidium infections. At least two day...
August 24, 2017 - 8:38pm
August 23, 2017
'I thought I was going to lose my life,' MN woman recalls violent teen relationship
CANNON FALLS, Minn. — She thought it was normal for a boyfriend to be protective, and a bit jealous. It showed he cared. At first, the 18-year-old...
August 23, 2017 - 1:31pm
Amid Minnesota's measles outbreak, opponents of vaccines step up efforts
Minnesota's worst measles outbreak in decades has unexpectedly energized anti-vaccine forces, who have stepped up their work in recent months...
August 23, 2017 - 9:03am
August 22, 2017
Rate of suicide among teen girls reaches 40-year high
In 2015, five girls out of every 100,000 between the ages of 15 and 19 committed suicide in the United States. The rate is double what it was...
August 22, 2017 - 11:32am
Mental health matters: How to stay emotionally healthy this school year
As the days of summer draw to an end, signs of transitions are all around us--stores begin stocking colored pencils and glittery tubes of glue,...
August 22, 2017 - 11:14am
August 18, 2017
Stomp That Stigma, Becker County Energize pair up on trauma-sensitive trainings
Becker County Energize, a movement that is encouraging people in the community to come together to make a positive and healthy difference in...
August 18, 2017 - 9:00am
August 9, 2017
America's drinking problem is much worse this century
Americans are drinking more than they used to, a troubling trend with potentially dire implications for the country's future health-care costs....
August 9, 2017 - 12:21pm
July 21, 2017
Find strength, serenity this summer: Local yoga studios offer wide range of classes
With the steady rush of summer festivities upon us, it’s easy to see why so many Detroit Lakes residents are turning to the deep breaths and...
July 21, 2017 - 9:03am
July 20, 2017
'She could feel her foot in its mouth': Minn. girl bitten 25 times in lake, possibly by muskie
DULUTH, Minn.—Ryan Kesselhon couldn't figure out what was happening to his 11-year-old daughter, Maren. One minute, Maren had been peacefully...
July 20, 2017 - 7:52pm
July 9, 2017
Minnesota's $310M insurance relief plan on track to cost half as much
ST. PAUL — Minnesota taxpayers are getting a happy surprise: An expensive new state program is coming in massively under budget. The program in question is a $310 million plan to give 25 percent rebates to eligible Minnesotans' health insurance premiums. It was passed in January...
July 9, 2017 - 10:55pm
Nursing homes in the crosshairs of GOP health plan: Big turnout for healthcare forum in Detroit Lakes
It's a sign of the times that a Detroit Lakes police officer stood in front of a Holiday Inn banquet room Thursday night, full of several hundred...
July 9, 2017 - 10:41am
July 8, 2017
North Dakota's methadone clinics quickly gaining patients
FARGO — A year ago, there were no clinics in North Dakota offering methadone treatment for people trying to kick addictions to opioids, such as heroin and fentanyl. Now there are three, and patient numbers continue to grow. Community Medical Services (CMS) opened the state's...
July 8, 2017 - 8:43pm
June 26, 2017
Fidget spinners, hoverboards top summer safety warning list
RED WING, Minn. — A child safety group is warning parents about the potential choking hazard of fidget spinners as kids look to keep busy...
June 26, 2017 - 5:11pm