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Hottest ticket in town: Lakes Crisis & Resource Center’s banquet, auction sells out
St. Jude's Radiothon set for April 6-7 on local stations: BTD Manufacturing is challenging area businesses to match its contribution
Child sex charges pending for Bemidji middle school assistant principal
One-room Minnesota schoolhouse student, now 96, and her teacher, 107, reunite
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Goodhue stunned by North Woods
Flying south: Minnesota Flyers Optional Levels gymnasts to compete at state competition
Bluejays end Raiders’ season in consolation semis
Goodhue takes down Raiders for second straight year
James Amdal, 97, in attendance at state quarterfinal
Kjos turns 90
Friday matters: Everyday reconciliation
Column: Experiencing Christianity abroad
Column: Drinking in the joy of life
Thursday matters: Every day, His home in us
Friends & Neighbors
And the Shore-Master Dealer award goes to...
Reduce, reuse...repurpose: Local woman opens antique and thrift store in DL
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
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
Marjorie Ann Fraki
Donald "Don" Darrell Schermerhorn
Donna Mae Graffis
Lorraine M. Fingalson
Lyle E. Donley
Is the Minnesota Commerce Department Out of Control?
Lynn Hummel column: The top 15 lessons in the school of life
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?
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
March 16, 2017
Column: My year as a Bezos Scholar
On a relatively quiet and cold evening last February, I sat on my floor with my computer, my cursor hovering over a bright red submit button. "You're not going to get in, so why even bother?" was the thought continuingly running through my head.
March 16, 2017 - 2:10pm
Local students qualify for state Business Professionals of America competition
Students from area high schools gathered at M State Detroit Lakes on Jan. 25 to compete in several different business related competitions at...
February 16, 2017 - 9:00am
February 15, 2017
Speech team rules apply to life as well
For the past four years, there are three rules that I have lived by as a member of the Detroit Lakes speech team. Rule number one: Have fun. Rule number two: Don't embarrass Mrs. Burnside. Rule number three: Mingle, mingle, mingle! As my senior season picks up and I find myself preparing...
February 15, 2017 - 11:00am
January 25, 2017
Water and the man who walked on it
From the halls of the Detroit Lakes High School to the halls of the Minnesota state capitol where she worked for the Republican party, Kimberly...
January 25, 2017 - 6:00pm
January 20, 2017
I hated the very thing I now love: cross country skiing
Winter can really stink. It's incredibly cold, the sky seems continually gloomy, and our lives take on a lethargic pace. For me, there's only...
January 20, 2017 - 8:00am
January 18, 2017
Reflecting on Laker Football Season
For the third year in a row, Rocori handed the Lakers a disappointing loss after a intriguing season. Number 4 Rocori ended the season for Number...
January 18, 2017 - 11:00am
December 15, 2016
'We're that family': Not picture perfect, but perfect for us
"We're that family," my sister Kathryn remarked once again this past Thanksgiving, as all the cousins fell off their seats, in stitches from laughing so hard at pirate jokes. This phrase has been uttered at almost every family holiday and every special event we've ever attended, or...
December 15, 2016 - 11:00am
December 14, 2016
Sanford's Chairman's Challenge Scholarship offers $2,500 to high school winner
Sanford Health Network is offering a scholarship challenge to current high school and post-secondary students interested in a future career in rural health care.
December 14, 2016 - 11:30am
November 18, 2016
DL/Frazee-Vergas High School bowling team advances to state
The Detroit Lakes/Frazee-Vergas High School Bowling Team is headed to the state tournament. The six-bowler team took the West Central - North...
November 18, 2016 - 6:23am
October 2, 2016
Students raise money for trip through Oct. 20 concert
Once every two years, students at Waubun High School get to experience American democracy in action, first hand, with a five-day trip to Washington,...
October 2, 2016 - 5:00am
September 14, 2016
Academy model in the works: Detroit Lakes school board discusses curriculum changes
The Detroit Lakes school board met for the first time since school started, Monday, Sept. 12, to discuss a numbers of changes in the works for the district. First, Detroit Lakes High School Principal Darren Wolf presented a video to the school board detailing some of the benefits...
September 14, 2016 - 10:20am
August 24, 2016
The summer project list is bringing a lot of new renovations for the schools in Detroit Lakes
The Detroit Lakes summer project list is wrapping up just in time for school to start in a couple of weeks. Many new renovations and projects...
August 24, 2016 - 8:04am
March 5, 2014
Laker girls' basketball falls in overtime to Alexandria in Section 8-3A quarters
Alexandria’s Karly Betterman had just two points at the end of regulation on Tuesday night, but they proved to be the two most important points...
March 5, 2014 - 11:24am
October 27, 2008
Raider defense propels LP-A into Section 6-1A championship game
LAKE PARK - The Section 6-1A semifinal game in Lake Park between the No. 1 Raiders and No. 4 Osakis Silverstreaks resembled a mud-bogging race...
October 27, 2008 - 12:00am
May 22, 2008
DL students build house for a cause
Some students thought it would be fun to do a project with friends, others have thought about a construction career. Either way, the result of this year's Building Trades class at Detroit Lakes High School was a 2-bedroom, 2-bathroom house, which will go to a family in need. The...
May 22, 2008 - 12:00am