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DNR deer meat donation program benefits many families in local area
'Our little missing link': DL parents talk growing their families through foster-to-adopt option
Home sweet...Holmes?: Country crooner John Berry returning to Detroit Lakes for Dec. 2 Christmas concert
Republican Tim Miller hopes to take on Collin Peterson
Adam Thielen on verge of breaking Vikings' 1,000-yard receiving drought
Pazdernik rebound leader in loss to Dragons
HOCKEY: Laker girls drop conference opener
This is one of the most incredible encounters you'll see between a hunter and a deer
All-section football teams announced in 6A and 8AA
LP-A Elementary recognized for achieving positive student outcomes
Snappy side: Festive Pomegranate Salad sure to shine on holiday menu
Social Security supports veterans, active duty military personnel
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Gov. Dayton proclaims 'Acts of Kindness Week' statewide
friends & neighbors
MnDOT honored with National Roadway Safety Award
Essentia Health Welcomes Physician Assistant in Detroit Lakes
Dressed to 'The Nines'...kids: The Nines owner opens kids' clothing store across the street
Humane Society of the Lakes assistant manager promoted
Limited number of free MANNA memberships available: BC Energize challenges community to match Essentia donation to JOCAL JEWEL program
4 family-friendly games to spice up any Turkey Day gathering
Happy Thanksgiving from the DL library
Christmas show at Ulen's Top Hat Theatre Dec. 2
Things to do in the lakes area this weekend
DLMS Fall Band Concert is Thursday, Nov. 16
Robert and Marilynn Halverson
Arlo & Neva Bodin
Joe and Karen Merseth
Franklin Benjamin "Bud" Heisler
Roger (Ben) Nelson
Maynard A. Hanson
Charles Andersen Petersen
Franklin "Bud" Heisler
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Letter: Here's why I stand by President Trump
Lynn Hummel column: Artifacts from history's crawl space
Will tax cuts pile up more debt?
Knowing these ABCs can save a baby's life
Lake ice still treacherous due to weather ups and downs
How birds and mammals survive the winter
Monster white-tailed deer taken in northern ND
Pine River area boy bags deer of a different color - rare piebald doe
DL team places first in sporting clays at Fort Thunder
Welcome to the dark side: Local museum's first 'After Dark' event brings sold-out crowds
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
pine to palm
Pine to Palm champ signs NLI with BSU
Late string of birdies gives Hoge fourth straight PGA Tour card
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
June 18, 2017
'Cast' is finalized for Tuesday's Solstice Cemetery Walk at Oak Grove
This Tuesday, June 20 is the Summer Solstice, and the Becker County Museum is celebrating by hosting its first-ever Cemetery Walk at Oak Grove Cemetery, starting at 7 p.m. Fifteen amateur thespians from Detroit Lakes and surrounding communities have agreed to help "bring Becker County's...
June 18, 2017 - 12:00pm
June 7, 2017
Commemorating a cool piece of local history: County museum seeking ice harvesting stories for inclusion in new book
From the late 1800s until the early 1970s, ice harvesting was an inescapable part of life in Detroit Lakes — and now, the Becker County...
June 7, 2017 - 11:13am
May 26, 2017
Column: Big winners, big losers
As I noted in my last column, there were many winners and many losers in the Revolutionary War. To this point, we have delineated the British, of course, and the Native Americans as big losers. The Patriot victory opened western lands for unparalleled land-grabs by those who saw it...
May 26, 2017 - 6:00am
May 25, 2017
Turning back the pages
(Text is taken as-printed in archived Tribune papers) June 26, 1957 (60 years ago) Flames roared through a large barn, shown above, on the Ambrose...
May 25, 2017 - 2:00pm
May 10, 2017
Will the dead rise again?: Museum seeks volunteers to 'bring to life' historic figures for cemetery walk
E.G. Holmes, J.K. West, Mary Lewis, brothers L.J. and Gustav Norby... many of Becker County's best known and respected historical figures were...
May 10, 2017 - 7:49pm
May 8, 2017
A busy week at the museum: Becker County Historical Society to host variety of events May 10-13
It's a busy week ahead for the staff at the Becker County Historical Society & Museum: Events have been scheduled daily from Wednesday, May 10 through Saturday, May 13. "There's something for just about everyone," says the museum's executive director, Becky Mitchell. From an author...
May 8, 2017 - 10:00am
April 29, 2017
Column: The American Revolution's big winners, big losers
There were big winners in the American Revolution. Some are easy to figure. But the losers lost as much (or more) than the winners gained. What did Becker County win? How about you? Looking at the war itself gives us some clues. Let us not fool ourselves into thinking that the vaunted...
April 29, 2017 - 7:00am
April 28, 2017
Turning back the pages
(Text is taken as-printed in archived Tribune papers) April 8, 1937 (80 years ago) Sale and consumption of beer and 3.2 malt in Detroit Lakes will close at 12:30 a.m. during the winter months and 2 a.m. during the summer months and will be prohibited Sundays, the year around until...
April 28, 2017 - 1:30pm
She gave 'er a good run...: Firehose used to fight 1914 fire finds new home at Becker County Museum
August 13, 1914 was sunny and hot, and a strong wind was blowing through the streets of Detroit Lakes. By all accounts, farmers were in their...
April 28, 2017 - 1:00pm
A feast of visual delights: Detroit Lakes Art Crawl makes a crowd-pleasing debut
"Create." "Imagine." "Dream." "Inspire." These words, inscribed on various pieces of art on display outside Hometown Crafts & Fabrics, were fitting...
April 28, 2017 - 10:00am
April 21, 2017
Uglies' beautiful music recognized: Band that got its start in DL to be inducted into SD Rock & Roll Hall of Fame
Detroit Lakes' own Unbelievable Uglies are among 17 honorees set to be inducted into the South Dakota Rock & Roll Music Association Hall of Fame...
April 21, 2017 - 9:00am
April 16, 2017
Why Easter falls on wildly different dates from year to year
Easter falls on wildly different dates from year to year. It falls on April 16 this year, but last year it fell on March 27. And the year before that it was April 5. The year before that it fell on April 20. So what gives? Does it take a mathematical genius to figure it out? Well,...
April 16, 2017 - 7:00am
April 3, 2017
HCSCC opens Concordia College history exhibit at the Hjemkomst Center
The Historical and Cultural Society of Clay County (HCSCC) has opened a new exhibition, "History and Heritage: Celebrating 125 Years of Concordia...
April 3, 2017 - 11:00am
March 31, 2017
Walking through history: Museum to hold historical downtown walking tours in April
Did you know that the Northern Pacific Railroad Depot sits on the former site of the Pelican Saloon, which opened in 1894? Or that one of the...
March 31, 2017 - 11:00am
Jasken column: More guns in Becker County than people
(This column is part two of a two-part column regarding gun rights by James Jasken.)
March 31, 2017 - 7:00am