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Cheers to the class of 2017: Unique grad gifts that keep on giving
A patriotic tribute: Oak Grove's Avenue of Flags honoring local veterans every Memorial Day weekend since 1990
John Morrell and Co. recalls beef frank products due to possible foreign matter contamination
Hwy 10 and Hwy 59 in DL currently operating as four-way stop
Wrapping up the school year: Class of 2017 pulls annual senior prank
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BASEBALL: Korfe in command in victory over Hornets
Herzog leads Laker girls to victory
Laker golf wraps regular season with home victory
Opportunity knocks for Foster at NCAA West Prelims
Section frontrunners wallop Laker pitching
Ehnerts celebrate 50 years together
Yliniemi is UMC's Student Volunteer of the Year
DL's Weber graduates from NSU
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Older Americans Month 2017: Age Out Loud
Friends & Neighbors
MN gas prices up two cents
DL Public Utilities earns Reliable Public Power Provider designation
Outlet Graphics has new graphic designer
MN gas prices up (almost) one cent
Detroit Lakes photographer earns master of photography
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
Tanner J. Bahr
Charles G. Henrikson
Clarice Lucille Ernst
James O. Erickson
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
Advice to my son as he graduates high school
Hummel column: Graduation message for the 'first half' of the class
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
MN CREP sign-up begins May 15, 2017
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
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
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