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DL cop, ex-convict facing off in court: Both allege years of harassment, both seek restraining orders
Four charged in White Earth heroin investigation
WATCH: Flames engulf Perrywinkle Marketplace in Otter Tail County
Construction begins on Fish Lake Dam makeover
Health and Wellness in Becker County: Summit addresses challenges, highlights reasons to celebrate
Minnesota hero Jessie Diggins, and her mom, talk about the skier's historic golden moment
Laker gymnasts four-peat at state
Pirates end Laker season in overtime
Outside shooting leads Alex over Laker boys
Gorden a finalist for NHSACA coach of the year
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
Social Security supports veterans, active duty military personnel
friends & neighbors
Report: Minnesota solar jobs jumped 48 percent last year
'A Daughter's Love': Sisters open up business caring for seniors
Explore Lake Life Expo scheduled for Feb 23-24
Speakeasy sells to buyer who plans to lease building to Spitfire Bar & Grill
Minnesota gas prices down 2.5 cents this week
What's new in lakes area entertainment this week
Break out the chocolate and wine for that special valentine
Heartfelt harmonies: Barbershop singers to deliver musical valentines on Feb. 14
'The Grumpy Gardener' provides a shovelful of ideas for minimizing gardening angst
Talking Stick accepting literary submissions
Owen Milo Accola
Supporting Denny McNamara
Ed & JoAnne Lillis
Francis R. "Butch" Bellanger
Merlin V. Thompson
Sheena Marie Butcher
Rosemary Alice (Savig) Zurn
Thomas Wayne Block
Gun violence: Inaction is deafening with every shot
A great president: I (still) like Ike
Letter: One in four high schoolers now use tobacco products
Solar, wind power mean jobs for Minnesota
What people don't know about genetic testing can hurt them
It's nest-building time for bald eagles
Brad Laabs column: Got the itch? Here are some open water spots
Refuting 'keyboard cowboys,' Wis. man verifies authenticity of famous entangled bucks
Don't let fish freeze before cleaning
Cold doesn't stop fun-loving river otters
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
For the love of the homeless: DL native Luke Pechmann poses for animal adoption pin-up calendar
Welcome to the dark side: Local museum's first 'After Dark' event brings sold-out crowds
Minn. mom, former Olympic swimmer, competes for $1M on Survivor TV show
Totally tube-ular!: Elementary school students get outside to slide
Polar Fest's inaugural hotdish challenge brings in big, hungry crowd
Polar Fest ends with a bang – and a splash
'Building the Ice Palace': Artist Hans Gilsdorf reflects on challenges of construction
Snow much fun: DLHS art students make larger-than-life snow sculptures as part of Polar Fest
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
March 15, 2013
Detroit Lakes girls hockey wrap-up
Finding the back of the net will be on the agenda for the Detroit Lakes girls’ hockey team, as they start their long offseason in preparation...
March 15, 2013 - 3:14pm
No. 12 Alaska Anchorage at No. 1 St. Cloud State Records: Alaska Anchorage 4-23-7 (2-20-6 WCHA); St. Cloud State 21-14-1 (18-9-1). Broadmoor history: Anchorage has never won the Broadmoor and last reached the Final Five in 2011, upsetting Minnesota to get there. St. Cloud State has...
March 15, 2013 - 8:35am