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Workplace sexual harassment gets renewed attention as high-profile figures are accused in media reports
Minnesota deer farm shows no additional CWD-infected animals
Minn. Supreme Court to hear teacher union protections case
Deer that struggled for hours in Minnesota's icy Gull River before being rescued improving
‘I’m just a bum’: Anonymous man making his way around the DL area handing out hundreds of dollars to strangers
McDougall blanks Royals for first victory of the season
Laker swimmers reach finals in seven events, bust six school records
DeWulf leads Nevis to 9-man championship game
Laker diving seasons end in state semis
Gallatin’s fast track slowed to a steady pace on way to MSUM
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
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
Aspen Institute recognizes M State as one of nation's top 150 community colleges
LendEDU's look inside the class of 2017's plan for student loan repayment
Things to do in the lakes area this weekend
DLMS Fall Band Concert is Thursday, Nov. 16
Country singer-songwriter Dustin Lynch at Shooting Star this Friday
World Kindness Day is November 13
It's time to 'Light Up the Lakes'!: Santa's seeking entries for his Nov. 27 Parade of Lights in DL
Robert and Marilynn Halverson
Arlo & Neva Bodin
Joe and Karen Merseth
Gerald Adrian Triggs
Carl Laverne Albin
William M. "Bill" Sanger
Georgia L. Reiffenberger
Letters: Farmers need tax reform that helps middle class
Tax bills based on unsound economics, unwise fiscal policy
Letter: Proposed tax cut plans and the national debt
Coots and bald eagles
Letter: Patriotism can take many forms
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
First ice bite is good, but not worth foolish risks
The northern cardinal: handsome and talented
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
March 27, 2017
Historic Moorhead buildings open for tours on April Fools' Day
MOORHEAD — The staff of the Historical and Cultural Society of Clay County (HCSCC) has begun their spring programming, and they're marking...
March 27, 2017 - 9:45am
March 9, 2017
Augsburg history professor to speak in Wadena March 17
Augsburg College history professor William D. Green will be the Wadena County Historical Society's featured guest speaker at the Robertson Theatre in Wadena on Friday, March 17 at 7 p.m. Green will talk about his book, "Degrees of Freedom: The Origins of Civil Rights in Minnesota,...
March 9, 2017 - 11:20am
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