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It's a mystery: Bronze Star earned by DL man in WWII found at gun show
'I will never let our town forget': Soldier and boy who 'knew every foot' of DL streets is remembered
100 deadliest days on Minnesota roads
Bow fishers take 10,000 pounds of carp in Frazee tourney
AgweekTV: Better grilling
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Frazee wrestlers aid VFW with holiday flags at Oak Grove
Parsons, Lormis repeat all-conference performances
Foster 29th at NCAA Outdoor West Prelims
Titans end Raiders’ baseball season
Prowler pitching stymies Detroit Lakes
Honoring our heroes on Memorial Day
Column: Big winners, big losers
Turning back the pages
Ehnerts celebrate 50 years together
Yliniemi is UMC's Student Volunteer of the Year
Friends & Neighbors
Okeson named Director of Nursing for Emmanuel Nursing Home
Food waste is money down the drain
MN gas prices up two cents
DL Public Utilities earns Reliable Public Power Provider designation
Outlet Graphics has new graphic designer
Minnesota judge officially confirms heirs to Prince's $200M estate
Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, other acts headed to Fargo later this year
Local chef publishes culinary memoir
Column: There's nothing quite like a fresh-grilled burger...
Country singers Dwight Yoakam, Mary Chapin Carpenter add Fargo Theatre shows
Victor M. Lindstrom
Dale Wayne Fagerlie
Marcella O. Jernberg
Florence I. Gilbertson
Neil L. Edwards
Remember to look around at the hurting heros among us
Lynn Hummel column: Everybody needs a Bud
Letter: Bad time to cut opioid drug prevention program
Letter: More than just a three-day weekend
Rural Minnesota leader: Lawmakers, please support County Program Aid
Conditions prime for nice bass bite opening weekend
Getting squirrely: Be creative in keeping critters out of bird feeders
Walleye opener dubbed a 'big success'
Blane Klemek column: Minnesota wouldn't be the same without haunting call of the loon
Preparing to slay? Suggestions for opening weekend
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
DLHS named 'Safe Sports School'
Pine to Palm
March 4, 2017
225 years after the Revolution, we contemplate the Patriot's intentions
Other than religion (and maybe not even that), no topic is more emotional than the discussion of "gun rights." But, Dear Reader, let us not be timid about the subject. The fact is, there are more guns in Becker County than people. "A well regulated Militia, being necessary to the...
March 4, 2017 - 8:00am
March 2, 2017
Standing the test of time: Industry, tourism still alive in Becker County after 159 years
March marks the month in which--159 years ago--Becker was officially approved as a county. Since that day in 1858, Becker County has blossomed...
March 2, 2017 - 11:00am
March 1, 2017
Turning back the pages
(Text is taken as-printed in archived Tribune papers) Thursday, March 8, 1990 (27 years ago) Not many people would look for a gas station in...
March 1, 2017 - 7:00pm
'No water, no life': Smithsonian Water/Ways exhibit opens at Becker County Museum
"No water, no life. No blue, no green." These words from renowned oceanographer Sylvia Earle summarize the central nature of water in human life...
March 1, 2017 - 5:00pm
February 19, 2017
Water, water everywhere...: Smithsonian traveling exhibit ‘Water/Ways’ opens Saturday in DL
The Minnesota Humanities Center is bringing the traveling Smithsonian Institution exhibition, "Water/Ways," to Detroit Lakes this week, as the...
February 19, 2017 - 3:00pm
February 15, 2017
'Parlor Talk' set for Thursday at Hjemkomst Center
The Historical and Cultural Society of Clay County (HCSCC) has relocated and rescheduled the first presentation in a new evening lecture series,...
February 15, 2017 - 11:30am
February 12, 2017
'The bird is the word': MN author to reflect on state's rock music history at Monday library talk
Do you love that old time rock 'n' roll? Does it make you reminisce about the days of old? Then you might want to head on over to the Detroit...
February 12, 2017 - 2:00pm
February 4, 2017
Passing on memories from Becker County "Mind-Wealth"
In his book LAST CHILD IN THE WOODS, Richard Louv asked a group of urban kids where they would most want to spend an afternoon. "A room with the most electrical plug-ins," a boy responded. Unfortunately, that represented many responses. Where does milk come from? One Baltimore student...
February 4, 2017 - 3:00pm
February 3, 2017
The spirits of Scandinavian culture: Skal exhibit opens at Becker County Historical Society and Museum
Raise your glass, look your companions in the eye, say "Skål!" with gusto. Take a drink, look your companions in the eye again, set down your...
February 3, 2017 - 10:00am
January 6, 2017
Building the homesteader cabin in Becker County (3rd and final installment)
One hundred and fifty years ago a homesteader saw a log cabin as a goal, a tremendous task and (when completed) a dream fulfilled. Let us look...
January 6, 2017 - 10:00am
January 5, 2017
A look back: Snow blanket saves life of DL soldier in WWII
(This was taken from the January 2, 1947 edition of the Detroit Lakes Tribune.) C.W. Krabbenhoft, son of Mr. and Mrs. C.A. Krabbenhoft of Detroit Lakes, always liked the snow, but he didn't know he was utterly crazy about it until the spring of 1945 and learned that a snow blanket...
January 5, 2017 - 1:00pm
January 4, 2017
Turning Back the Pages
(text is taken as-printed in archived Tribune papers) Jan. 3, 1977 - 40 years ago Bids open up for construction of DL Middle School: Detroit...
January 4, 2017 - 2:00pm
November 30, 2016
Establishing an early homestead in Becker County (Part 2 of 3)
In these modern days we toss around the HOMESTEAD word as if it were some kind of adventure. But 150 years ago the word had no such pleasant association. Even as realistic as people of the soil might have been, had they known the pain and hardships they would suffer, many plans would...
November 30, 2016 - 12:00pm
November 10, 2016
'A Labor of Love' Slated for destruction, old schoolhouse gets new life on TRF farmstead
NEAR THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn.—Faye Auchenpaugh could not bear the thought of the old one-room country schoolhouse that she had attended...
November 10, 2016 - 5:24am
November 7, 2016
Rediscovering the Old Red River Road
This Thursday, Nov. 10, history and nature buffs alike are invited to Detroit Lakes' Greater Sucker Creek Preserve to learn more about the very...
November 7, 2016 - 5:23am