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AgweekTV: Sczepanski Farm Insolvency
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
Nielsen season best shot put in California
Foster's school record punctuates West Coast trip
No Mercy VIII May 19 in Mahnomen
Carrier places at NYWA State Wrestling
Laker softball splits at Bemidji to start season
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
Delores D. Halverson
Armand A. Mayoue
Benneth "Benny" Braseth
Lottie Ann Thomas
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 14, 2018
Why do we celebrate MLK Day?
Did you know the first legislation to honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s birth was introduced just months after his assassination in 1968? And...
January 14, 2018 - 12:00pm
December 28, 2017
How to fashionably ring in the New Year
As New Year's revelers bid adieu to 2017 and ring in 2018, the bright promises of the new year are reflected in the sparkle and shine of the...
December 28, 2017 - 4:00pm
December 24, 2017
History in the holidays: The evolution of Christmas stockings
FARGO — "The stockings were hung by the chimney with care..." Thanks to Clement Moore, those words and that image is seared into everyone's...
December 24, 2017 - 1:00pm
Kids' Week: Becker County Museum will host family-friendly activities Dec. 27-30
Ah, the good old days... when families would spend the week between Christmas and New Year's playing board games, doing jigsaw puzzles, or just...
December 24, 2017 - 8:00am
December 22, 2017
Every treasured holiday keepsake has a story behind it
FARGO — Every holiday season, homeowners with dwellings of every size pull out their boxes, bins and bags of decorations to festoon their...
December 22, 2017 - 2:00pm
Wreaths Across America: DL joins thousands of U.S. communities honoring local veterans
For the third year, Detroit Lakes joined over 1,300 participating locations across the nation and throughout the world to honor local veterans...
December 22, 2017 - 11:00am
December 18, 2017
Counting crows...and finches, and owls, and sparrows too: DL Christmas Bird Count is Tuesday; Tamarac event set Jan. 3
"Four calling birds, three French hens, two turtle doves..." Yes, the 12 days of Christmas are almost upon us — which means that area bird...
December 18, 2017 - 11:00am
December 15, 2017
The complete guide to holiday gifting among adults
FARGO — As we age, the hastily homemade or purchased item becomes the unpopular and inappropriate gift. Instead, gift-giving requires thoughtful...
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
FARGO — The Medora Musical has hit the road for its third annual Magical Medora Christmas tour, with a scheduled stop this coming Friday, Dec. 15 at the Detroit Lakes Middle School's George Simson Auditorium. "A Magical Medora Christmas" will feature five of the top performers...
December 14, 2017 - 10:00am
December 13, 2017
A medieval-style feast for the eyes, ears...and stomach too: DLHS to host Madrigal Dinners on Dec. 18th and 21st
For the past several weeks, Detroit Lakes High School students and faculty who stay late on weekday afternoons may have noticed some pipers piping,...
December 13, 2017 - 2:00pm
'Christmas miracle at the mall': Free sleigh rides in DL interrupted by spooked horse, no injuries result
Free sleigh rides every Saturday afternoon during the holiday season have been a tradition at the Washington Square Mall dating back well over a decade, bringing Christmas cheer and smiles to the faces of hundreds of children and their families each year. No injuries have been incurred...
December 13, 2017 - 1:00pm
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
Admit it, you were worried. December crawled in very quickly after the hustle and bustle of Thanksgiving, much quicker than any of us anticipated, and our hopes that there would be bountiful hills of beautiful white snow were all but extinguished. That was exactly the case until,...
December 8, 2017 - 9:00am
December 6, 2017
Holly jolly history: From nostalgic Christmas postcards to hymns in native languages, Becker County Museum hosts new seasonal displays
Cliff Oftelie has been collecting historical postcards for about 30 years. A frequenter of local farm and estate sales and member of the Twin...
December 6, 2017 - 4:55pm
December 5, 2017
'Winter Harvest' is in: New commemorative book on ice harvesting to be launched Saturday at BC Museum
It's been more than 40 years since the last ice harvest took place in Detroit Lakes, but harvesting lake ice was a big part of Becker County's...
December 5, 2017 - 5:00pm