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AgweekTV: Sczepanski Farm Insolvency
Crash near Ice Cracking Lake kills two, injures two
DL man sentenced for animal cruelty
Murder suspect bludgeoned Otter Tail County mother, son with pipe wrench, charges say
Dragon Open kicks off summer golf tournaments June 11
Vikings open season at home against 49ers, have four nationally televised games
Raiders down Patriots late in season-opening victory
NorthStar Academy team accepted into new hockey league
Summit to address football concerns in Minnesota
Unwrapping #MeToo with grace
It's almost time to light the 'Fire in February': DL preacher's plans taking shape to mobilize community to read Bible's Book of Acts
'Fire in February': DL preacher hopes to mobilize local faith community to read Bible's Book of Acts
LP-A Elementary recognized for achieving positive student outcomes
Snappy side: Festive Pomegranate Salad sure to shine on holiday menu
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Parent company of Herberger's could be headed for liquidation
Detroit Lakes couple forced to spend extra $2,000 on flights home after being stranded in Mexico by Sun Country
Peterson: Work mandate for food stamps imperils next farm bill
Arvig to boost workforce by 160
Ketter joins Mid-Minnesota as DL branch manager
Special music event coming to DL library April 24
What's coming up for arts and entertainment around the region
What's new in arts and entertainment around the region
Crawling with creativity: Detroit Lakes' 2nd Annual Art Crawl set for April 19-21
Stories sought for new musical set in Otter Tail County
Benneth "Benny" Braseth
Lottie Ann Thomas
Merle R. Meyer
George B. Scarborough
Family of slain child says multiple people called Otter Tail County social services
Letter: Help make these school projects community plans
Letter: Thumbs up to all you snowplow drivers
Letter: An alternative DL school building plan
Divided loyalties--don't be quick to judge
Ice-out shaping up to be late: Brutally cold April will impact May fishing opener
Wild turkey a success story in Minnesota
Snowy start to steelhead season: Despite snowstorm, Brule River anglers turn out for opener
Now is the time to clean, repair your birdhouses
Let's bring back the fishing pier at Dunton Locks
Getting ahead of the curve: Cancer rehab in DL helps patients get back into life
'We'll strive to be fair': Two of Becker County’s top legal eagles talk about upcoming judgeships
Ruby's Pantry helps families make ends meet; Local mom of 7 shares her story
Adolescent anxiety is on the rise, and social media may be part of the problem
Minnesota Made: Enjoy some movies shot in the Lake of 10,000 Lakes
Letter: Ice palace co-chairs thank the community
Youth fishing derby on Little Detroit Lake was 'great success'
The walls came tumbling down: Ice palace demolished on Friday
Totally tube-ular!: Elementary school students get outside to slide
Polar Fest's inaugural hotdish challenge brings in big, hungry crowd
September 22, 2017
Maplewood State Park ready to host Leaf Days celebration
The leaves are beginning to turn and by early indications, this might be a year of vibrant colors — which makes it a wonderful time to...
September 22, 2017 - 7:26am
August 24, 2017
North Country Hiking Fest set for Saturday at Itasca
Hundreds of hikers are expected to take part in the 11th annual North Country Hiking Fest at Itasca State Park on Saturday, Aug. 26. The event will feature a day packed full of family friendly and healthy activities focusing on hiking within the park. Hiking Fest participants will...
August 24, 2017 - 10:00am
February 23, 2017
Ski, snowshoe or hike by candlelight at Maplewood Saturday
Minnesota state parks and trails will host more than 30 candlelight events this winter, including one at Maplewood State Park this Saturday, Feb. 25. Drop by anytime between 5and 8:30 p.m. for an unforgettable — some might even say "magical" — experience of hiking, skiing,...
February 23, 2017 - 12:00pm
October 12, 2016
Of presidents and 50-mile hikes
Can you hike 50 miles in 20 hours? In 1908, President Theodore Roosevelt, champion of the vigorous life, issued an executive order challenging his U.S. Marine Corps Officers to hike 50 miles in 20 hours in order to maintain their commissions. Fifty-four years later, President John...
October 12, 2016 - 9:20am
June 26, 2016
Hiking 4,600 miles across the country
At 69 and 72 years old, Dan and Ruth Dorrough both claim, “We represent the ‘if they can do it anybody can do it’ group.” The Dorroughs...
June 26, 2016 - 5:15am
December 28, 2015
Start the New Year with a ‘First Day Hike’
Minnesota state parks and trails will join other states in a nationwide effort to get as many kids and adults out hiking on Jan. 1 as possible,...
December 28, 2015 - 5:00am
July 10, 2015
Hikers celebrate 100 mile trek
The Laurentian Lakes and Itasca Moraine Chapters of the North Country Trail Association have completed the first portion of the Hiker’s Challenge...
July 10, 2015 - 5:25am
April 24, 2015
Go take a hike
Take up the challenge, and join the fun! Hike 165 miles in 2015 on Wednesdays and Saturdays, beginning April 25 with a guided hike near the Tamarac National Wildlife Refuge and finishing on Sept. 23 in the Chippewa National Forest. The guided hikes are sponsored by the Itasca...
April 24, 2015 - 5:35am
August 23, 2014
One year goal: North Country Trail hiker passes through lakes area
Hiker Gail Lowe is on a mission to become the first woman to hike the entire North Country National Scenic Trail within a year. Lowe stayed...
August 23, 2014 - 1:30pm
September 25, 2013
North Country Trail hikes scheduled
The Itasca Moraine Chapter is pleased to announce that Jim Boyd, acting director, Walker District Ranger, Chippewa National Forest is participating in the North Country Trail hike scheduled for 9 a.m., Saturday, Sept. 28. There are two hikes: a two-mile hike and a 4.2-mile hi...
September 25, 2013 - 12:32pm
June 12, 2013
North Country Trail hikes
The Itasca Moraine Chapter of the North Country Trail Association has scheduled three mid-week resort hikes that are designed for people who have not hiked the trail before. Experienced hikers can join as well and have a good experience. The public is welcome and families with...
June 12, 2013 - 10:12am
May 25, 2013
Two celebrations in 1 at Tamarac
It’s a celebration so big, it couldn’t all be contained in one day. The Tamarac National Wildlife Refuge is getting ready to observe not...
May 25, 2013 - 3:00pm
November 21, 2012
DNR encourages Minnesotans to hit the trails during Thanksgiving weekend
From trails along the coast of Lake Superior to routes through hardwood forests and over prairie knolls, Minnesota offers abundant hiking opportunities for all ages and abilities. This fall, Minnesota State Parks Director Courtland Nelson encourages families to get outdoors to enjoy...
November 21, 2012 - 10:26am
August 18, 2010
North Country Trail to host Itasca Park hike fest
The North Country Trail Association and Itasca State Park will host a family-friendly event called North Country Hiking Fest at Itasca State Park on Saturday, Aug. 28. The 4th Annual North Country Hiking Fest event features a variety of free activities. The event will kick off...
August 18, 2010 - 12:13pm
April 30, 2010
Workshops give citizens an opportunity to chart future of parks and trails
Minnesotans have an opportunity to help chart the course of regional and state parks and trails for the next 25 years by participating in one of 17 workshops to be held around the state in May and June. The meetings will provide citizens with a chance to influence the Parks and...
April 30, 2010 - 3:11pm