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DL School Board finalizes plans
Dayton may call special session if Mille Lacs lake walleye season closes
Suspended Pelican Rapids doctor admits stealing prescription drugs
New Minnesota laws take effect Saturday
Welle returning to defend Pine to Palm championship
Oakwood hosting Pine to Palm qualifier
25th Laddies Loppet bike races Sept. 5-6
DLHS fall sports parents' meeting Aug. 11
BCSC Trap league results
Thursday Matters: Everyday Needy
Street tacos can be prepared in a variety of ways
If separated but still married, widow will get survivor benefits
Wednesday Matters: Everyday I’m Done
Essentia Health-St. Mary’s births
Friends & Neighbors
J&F Stables opens outside of Detroit Lakes
New family physician joins Essentia, DL
Doele joins Action as broker associate
Director of tourism hired in Otter Tail
Summer savings made easy
'Southpaw' goes south
‘Samson’s Gift’ exhibit at NYM Cultural Center
Leech Lake Art League show, sale set for July 31-Aug. 1 at high school in Walker
Tim Mahoney performing Sunday at Zorbaz
Taste of Dorset food fest is Sunday
Lets do more to more to stop falls
‘Life is short, have dessert first’
For safety, arm our military
Letter: DL Jaycees put on fantastic Water Carnival
Where the presidency is headed
Clues, but not cures, for deadly white-nose syndrome
Otter Tail Lakes Country Fishing Report
Bat study hones-in on nesting trees
Northwest MN Fishing Report
Practicing catch, photo, release benefits a fishery
Lake & Home Real Estate - August 2015
WE Fest 2015
2015 Becker County Fair
4-Hers from all over the county unite, compete
4-Her sews up her final year
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
July 29, 2015
Minnesota taxpayers will save $450M in health care
ST. PAUL -- State and federal taxpayers will save an estimated $450 million next year on public health plans after seeking statewide competitive bids for the first time. But the decision will mean turmoil as hundreds of thousands of low-income Minnesotans will have to change health...
July 29, 2015 - 8:53am
July 19, 2015
Don’t grow immune to the value of vaccines
The fight against rubella, the deadly German measles, has finally paid off. Global health authorities say the terrible disease has been eliminated in the Americas. It’s a rare dose of good news in the fight against the debilitating disease, which can cause birth defects or even...
opinion / editorials
July 19, 2015 - 5:30am
July 17, 2015
Local truckers zero in on getting healthy
Foltz Trucking is rolling forward with efforts to enhance its employees’ health and wellness. Research indicates that the average life expectancy...
July 17, 2015 - 5:20am
July 10, 2015
Boys, Girls Club members participate in leadership camp
Tobacco Free 4 Health, a component of PartnerSHIP 4 Health, presented their second annual Youth Leadership Camp in Detroit Lakes June 23-25. According...
News / Detroit Lakes
July 10, 2015 - 5:40am
July 8, 2015
Child critical after contracting rare, severe brain infection from Minn. lake
A child is critically ill after developing a rare and severe brain infection while swimming in a central Minnesota lake, according to the Minnesota Department of Health. The child, who the Health Department did not identify, was swimming at Lake Minnewaska in Pope County, about...
July 8, 2015 - 8:19am
July 2, 2015
Medical marijuana arrives in Minnesota as parties look to the future
MINNEAPOLIS – Stakeholders in Minnesota's push for legalizing medical marijuana took time to acknowledge the law's debut Wednesday as a success,...
July 2, 2015 - 8:32am
Minnesota saw slight, rare rise in abortions for 2014
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota health officials said Wednesday that abortions performed in the state rose 2.2 percent last year, the first increase since 2006. According to a Department of Health report, 10,123 abortions were performed in 2014, up from 9,903 in the previous year. In 2006,...
July 2, 2015 - 8:20am
July 1, 2015
Sanford, Essentia taking different approaches as Minn. legalizes medical pot
MOORHEAD – Minnesota's introduction today of medical marijuana—a program some consider one of the nation's most restrictive—appeared poised...
July 1, 2015 - 10:08am
Minnesota's medical marijuana law takes effect today
MINNEAPOLIS - The early hour gave the moment a subdued feel, but three of the first people affected by Minnesota’s new medical marijuana law were feeling a flood of emotion. The state’s medical marijuana went into effect Wednesday, and the prospect of medical marijuana has...
July 1, 2015 - 10:06am
June 30, 2015
Franken: Rural health needs intensive care
An aging workforce is one of the problems U.S. Sen. Al Franken encountered when he crisscrossed Minnesota to examine the state's rural health. "We...
June 30, 2015 - 8:57am
June 26, 2015
Essentia Health takes on deadly sepsis
Skyrocketing cases of sepsis in hospitals across the country have prompted Essentia Health to put new protocols in place and employ its electronic medical record to watch for early signs of the potentially deadly condition. “Sepsis is the 10th leading cause of death in the United...
June 26, 2015 - 5:50am
June 24, 2015
Sunseekers’ guide to health and beauty
Warm weather invites all types of relaxing thoughts and behaviors. People embrace various ways of relaxing in the summer, from choosing lightweight...
June 24, 2015 - 2:49pm
June 21, 2015
New, free seminars on aging to begin in DL
Getting older isn’t always easy, but volunteers who run the St. Mary’s Foundation in Detroit Lakes are launching a new program designed to...
News / Detroit Lakes
June 21, 2015 - 5:25am
June 14, 2015
Swimmer’s itch in Detroit Lake
The return of the midsummer itch has approached, and everyone is itching for it to stop. PLM Lake and Land Management, who contracts through the city of Detroit Lakes, is scheduled to spray copper sulfate on the Detroit Lake City Beach tomorrow (Monday) morning. “Before the...
News / Detroit Lakes
June 14, 2015 - 5:25am
June 11, 2015
Cases of kids poisoned by e-cigs increasing in Minnesota
Minnesota has seen a jump in the number of children poisoned by e-cigarettes and their liquid refillables, the Minnesota Department of Health...
June 11, 2015 - 8:53am