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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
County museum abloom with events this weekend
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
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
January 26, 2014
Girls Hockey: DL suffers tough 5-0 loss to EGF
The final stretch of the regular season is upon the Detroit Lakes girls’ hockey team, as they were kept busy with the No. 3 ranked East Grand...
January 26, 2014 - 10:02am
Thornton's OT goal lifts Sharks over Wild
SAN JOSE, Calif. -- Contract extensions agreed upon Friday by center Joe Thornton and left winger Patrick Marleau paid immediate dividends on...
January 26, 2014 - 8:55am
January 22, 2014
Boys Hockey: Fritz picks up 2 wins from goalie position
A 2-0 loss in Kittson Central was sandwiched by a pair of convincing wins for the Detroit Lakes boys’ hockey team, which improves to 9-6-1...
January 22, 2014 - 11:41am
Dallas delivers in win vs. Wild
DALLAS -- On Tuesday morning, Dallas Stars coach Lindy Ruff told his team that he wanted to see more energy and emotion from them against the...
January 22, 2014 - 8:11am
January 21, 2014
Girls Hockey: Seebold scores in OT for win
The Detroit Lakes girls’ hockey team’s undefeated streak hit six games after back-to-back wins over Pequot Lakes and Morris/Benson Monday and Tuesday. The wins lift the Lakers over .500 with a record of 7-6-4, while riding a wave of momentum into their last four games, where...
January 21, 2014 - 10:00am
January 17, 2014
Zucker's quick goal helps Wild jump past Oilers
SAINT PAUL, MN -- Minnesota Wild left winger Jason Zucker had 18,000 people show up for his 22nd birthday party, and he gave them a further reason...
January 17, 2014 - 8:03am
June 2, 2013
Hockey game on Saturday will raise funds for DLYHA
Now that the Street Faire at the Lakes has concluded, summer has officially arrived in the lakes area — but that doesn’t mean you’ll have to wait until next winter to find a good hockey game happening at the Kent Freeman Sports Arena. A special exhibition game featuring members...
June 2, 2013 - 2:00pm
May 1, 2013
Veterans and former NHL players to hold game in DL
Though June may seem like an odd time to be thinking about ice hockey, the halls of Detroit Lakes’ Kent Freeman Sports Arena will be filled...
May 1, 2013 - 1:44pm
April 25, 2013
OT goal vaults Force in deciding Game 5
FARGO – There were storybook heroes all over the ice for Fargo in Wednesday’s 4-3 overtime Game 5 victory over Waterloo in front of 2,693 at Scheels Arena. There was goalie Cam Johnson stopping 34 shots after finding out 10 minutes before the game that starting goalie Brendan...
April 25, 2013 - 10:16am
April 18, 2013
Force take Game 1 in playoff series
FARGO – Fargo left winger Austin Ortega called his goal Wednesday in front of 2,309 at Scheels Arena the biggest goal of his career. In a tied playoff game with 95 seconds left, they don’t get much bigger. “This is the highest level I’ve played, and on this stage, it had to...
April 18, 2013 - 8:23am
April 6, 2013
DL roots reach the NCAA’s Frozen Four
“Husky Pride” naturally flows through Detroit Lakes native Garrett Raboin’s veins, after playing four impressive years as a defenseman...
April 6, 2013 - 10:00am
April 5, 2013
Sparse crowds at NCAA men's hockey tournament cause concern
GRAND FORKS – The University of North Dakota played Yale in Grand Rapids, Mich., last weekend with a trip to the NCAA Frozen Four on the line. It was the worst-attended UND men’s hockey game in seven years. Down the road, St. Cloud State reached its first Frozen Four in program...
April 5, 2013 - 8:06am
March 29, 2013
Michigan-less field will likely impact attendance at NCAA men's hockey tournament
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. – When the NCAA placed the 2013 men’s hockey West Regional in Grand Rapids, Mich., the organization probably didn’t envision the season unfolding this way. The University of Michigan, which would have automatically been placed in the Grand Rapids regional,...
March 29, 2013 - 8:21am
March 22, 2013
Detroit Lakes boys hockey wrap-up
With plenty of holes to fill to start the 2012-13 season, the Detroit Lakes boys’ hockey team kept plugging them, but injuries to their more...
March 22, 2013 - 9:48am
March 20, 2013
Bantam A State Recap: Detroit Lakes finishes in fourth place
The first-ever state berth for the Detroit Lakes Bantam A’s resulted in a successful fourth-place finish this past weekend in Buffalo. The Lakers won their quarterfinal matchup against East Grand Forks 3-0 to advance to the semifinals, where they ultimately lost to Edina in a narrow...
March 20, 2013 - 11:41am