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January 14, 2018
Why do we celebrate MLK Day?
January 14, 2018 - 12:00pm
December 28, 2017
Pairing statement earrings with a simple outfit is any easy way New Year’s Eve party-goers can shine on the big night. Alexandra Floersch / Forum News Service
How to fashionably ring in the New Year
December 28, 2017 - 4:00pm
December 24, 2017
Empty stockings hung on a fireplace on Christmas Eve. Stock image
History in the holidays: The evolution of Christmas stockings
December 24, 2017 - 1:00pm
Can you 'Connect 4' too? There will be a variety of fun board games, puzzles and other family-friendly activities offered at the Becker County Museum during Kids' Week, Dec. 26-30. (Submitted photo)
Kids' Week: Becker County Museum will host family-friendly activities Dec. 27-30
December 24, 2017 - 8:00am
December 22, 2017
A keepsake nativity set owned by Kathy Johnson of Moorhead. David Samson / Forum News Serviceplay button
Every treasured holiday keepsake has a story behind it
December 22, 2017 - 2:00pm
With flags blowing in the breeze behind them, local volunteers, city and state officials and representatives from local veterans organizations gathered at Veterans Memorial Park for Friday's Wreaths Across America festivities. (Photo courtesy of Ed Gehrke)
Wreaths Across America: DL joins thousands of U.S. communities honoring local veterans
December 22, 2017 - 11:00am
December 18, 2017
This female Pine Grosbeak was spotted near Beau Shroyer's home in Richwood last month. It is one of many birds that volunteers will be looking for during the Detroit Lakes Area Christmas Bird Count, set for this Tuesday, Dec. 19, and the Tamarac Refuge bird count, set for Jan. 3. (Submitted photo)
Counting crows...and finches, and owls, and sparrows too: DL Christmas Bird Count is Tuesday; Tamarac event set Jan. 3
December 18, 2017 - 11:00am
December 15, 2017
Christine Chapweske owns The Etiquette Professionals in Fargo and offers etiquette training dinners. David Samson / Forum News Service
The complete guide to holiday gifting among adults
December 15, 2017 - 5:00pm
December 14, 2017
Medora Christmas tour en route to Detroit Lakes: Musical set for Dec. 15 at George Simson Auditorium
December 14, 2017 - 10:00am
December 13, 2017
The cast of the 2017 Renaissance Madrigal Dinners assembles inside Deep Manor — otherwise known as the stage of Ralph Anderson Gymnasium at Detroit Lakes High School. The dinners will be presented starting at 6:15 p.m. on both Monday, Dec. 18 and Thursday, Dec. 21. Tickets are on sale at Central Market. (Vicki Gerdes/Tribune)
A medieval-style feast for the eyes, ears...and stomach too: DLHS to host Madrigal Dinners on Dec. 18th and 21st
December 13, 2017 - 2:00pm
'Christmas miracle at the mall': Free sleigh rides in DL interrupted by spooked horse, no injuries result
December 13, 2017 - 1:00pm
A little girl sits on her father's shoulders watching as the Holiday Train cruised into town Tuesday afternoon. Kaysey Price / Tribune
Holiday Train rolls through town Tuesday afternoon
December 13, 2017 - 11:25am
December 8, 2017
DL Boys and Girls Club was the first in Minnesota
December 8, 2017 - 9:00am
December 6, 2017
Cliff Oftelie's collection of historical Christmas postcards show familiar holiday scenes and scenarios while also revealing some lesser-known myths of the past. Santa Claus, for example, didn't always wear the red and white suit he's now famous for; at other times and places in history, he's been depicted in long robes of red, blue or green. Marie Johnson / Tribune
Holly jolly history: From nostalgic Christmas postcards to hymns in native languages, Becker County Museum hosts new seasonal displays
December 6, 2017 - 4:55pm
December 5, 2017
Copies of the new commemorative book, "Winter Harvest" by Pippi Mayfield, will be available at the Becker County Museum starting this Saturday, Dec. 9. (Submitted photo)
'Winter Harvest' is in: New commemorative book on ice harvesting to be launched Saturday at BC Museum
December 5, 2017 - 5:00pm
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