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December 31, 2014
Long Prairie hosts NYE concert
December 31, 2014 - 9:30am
Some unique New Year’s traditions
December 31, 2014 - 9:00am
December 30, 2014
Champagne tasting party a sparkling way to toast new year
December 30, 2014 - 10:00am
December 22, 2014
“Merry Christmas” from 1010 West Willow Street. DL NEWSPAPERS/Brian Basham
Local decorations light up the holiday season
December 22, 2014 - 3:46pm
Steve Peterson from Short View (front) closes one the boxes on Thursday, December 11, 2014 that is ready to be send to the local shelter, while Jim Barri from Minneapolis (back) opens one of the bean boxes at the Food Group warehouse in New Hope. ST. PAUL PIONEER PRESS/Juan Pablo Ramirez
A group of Minnesota atheists isn’t sitting out the Christmas season
December 22, 2014 - 9:04am
Gas prices expected to stay low for the holidays
December 22, 2014 - 9:00am
December 21, 2014
Paul and Alice Oltman walked the Walmart toy aisles with Detroit Lakes Police Sgt. Robert Strand as they shopped with a cop Thursday afternoon. DL NEWSPAPERS/Brian Basham
The fun side of police work
December 21, 2014 - 11:00am
Signs are up at the red kettle, letting those who pass by know that their donations are doubled from now until Dec. 24 thanks to a $10,000 grant from the Otto Bremer SUBMITTED PHOTO
Matching kettle campaign funds nearly reached in just three days
December 21, 2014 - 8:00am
December 20, 2014
There will be a variety of events throughout the area to help ring in the New Year. Whether you’re looking for family-friendly or more just for adults, there are celebrations for both. Count down those last few minutes of 2014 before the clock strikes midnight and 2015 begins.
Variety of events planned in area
December 20, 2014 - 8:30am
‘The Christmas Letters’ is available at the DL Library. SUBMITTED PHOTO
Celebrating ‘most wonderful time of the year’
December 20, 2014 - 8:00am
December 19, 2014
Family playing board game ludo at home on the floor. SUBMITTED PHOTO
Non-toy ideas for kids’ Christmas gifts
December 19, 2014 - 8:18am
December 17, 2014
Remember the forgotten veterans
December 17, 2014 - 2:30pm
Holidays can be stressful, depressing
December 17, 2014 - 1:00pm
December 16, 2014
Thorin and Cedar Jameson play with their homemade toys. FORUM NEWS SERVICE/Carrie Snyder
Can’t find the perfect toy? Make your own
December 16, 2014 - 3:20pm
Kynslee Snyder, 3, paints glue on a pine cone ornament  at DL Floral.
Holiday Fun Day draws big crowds to Washington Square Mall
December 16, 2014 - 3:13pm