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Roosevelt teachers say both their jobs are all about service
Lots of school, city seats open
Area cops feeling public’s support
Man on Highway 10 is on a mission
Upcomming fair fun for all
Upset-minded Perham sends DL to Sub-state 14 elimination bracket
Former Minnesota Vikings coach Dennis Green dies
Post 15 moves on to Sub-state quarterfinals
Cooper ends Smith’s run at U.S. Juniors
Andy Lia given key to the city, July 20, 2016 proclaimed Andy Lia Day in Detroit Lakes
Birthday wish granted, DL travel agent takes dream vacation
Air travel legislation is ‘an amazing win for consumers’
Fun with fresh fish
Social Security benefits not prorated; start month after turning 62
Vergas family reunited with dog after four-month absence
Friends & Neighbors
Former patrons buy Bleachers
Before you invest with a robo advisor...
Fremstad lawyer named ‘Rising Star’
Bell State Bank rated five-star bank
BBB warns of loan forgiveness offer
Frazee Turkey Days set for July 29-31
Celebrate reading achievements with an ‘Olympian’ event
‘Annie Get Your Gun’ opens July 28
Detroit Mt. to host first ‘bike-in movie theater’
Erasure Poetry Workshop set July 29 in New York Mills
Timothy J. Karsnia
Dean W. Sanders
David Lomen Stenseth
Sheryl "Sheri" Knowles
Marlin M. Ziegler
Cheers to young volunteers
Sound & fury drowns out the issues
ND should have left ‘Red Tomahawk’ image on its 4,000-plus highway signs
Running with the fools
Woman born of native-white parents wonders how DL can close cultural gap
DNR advice for handling damaged trees
Time to get over trauma, learn to cast
Birds vary wildly in how, where they build nests
Northwest MN Fishing Report
How has the past affected today's outdoors heritage?
Becker County Fair Premium List
Celebrating Solstice at Richwood Winery
June Summer Scene
Biking becoming bigger with area trails
Get out and golf
December 20, 2014
Variety of events planned in area
2015 is only days away, and for those looking to ring in the New Year family-style, there are a few different options in Detroit Lakes. DLCCC...
December 20, 2014 - 8:30am
Celebrating ‘most wonderful time of the year’
“Christmas! The very word brings joy to our hearts. “No matter how we may dread the rush, the long Christmas lists for gifts and cards...
December 20, 2014 - 8:00am
December 19, 2014
Non-toy ideas for kids’ Christmas gifts
FARGO -- This holiday season, skip the overpriced or noisy toys and get the kids something they can enjoy and learn from – they probably have...
December 19, 2014 - 8:18am
December 17, 2014
Remember the forgotten veterans
When making out Christmas cards to send to friends and family this season, at least one local veteran is asking everyone to consider adding at least one or two cards to that list. By addressing a card “To A Veteran,” and sending it to the Fargo VA Medical Center or Minnesota...
December 17, 2014 - 2:30pm
Holidays can be stressful, depressing
The holidays may be a time of festivities, family and gift-giving, but what happens when all those things begin to sound a little less like merry cheer and a more like a big plate of stress… heavy on the anxiety, sprinkled with problems and sometimes topped off by the perfect meltdown? For...
December 17, 2014 - 1:00pm
December 16, 2014
Can’t find the perfect toy? Make your own
Cedar Jameson puffs out his chest in a regal manner while he wears a felt crown. The 4-year-old is, after all, the king. His older brother,...
December 16, 2014 - 3:20pm
Holiday Fun Day draws big crowds to Washington Square Mall
The halls of the Washington Square Mall were filled with kids, parents and grandparents Saturday afternoon, as the mall held its annual Kids’...
December 16, 2014 - 3:13pm
December 14, 2014
Kids in need looking for a few angels
Area residents are once again showing the caring sides of their hearts, as the Angel Tree continues to be picked apart name by name. The tree,...
December 14, 2014 - 9:30am
Concordia Christmas program to air on KDLM
A 30-minute radio program of the 87th annual Concordia College Christmas Concert, “Before the Marvel of This Night,” will air on KDLM, Detroit Lakes, at 10 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 25. The Concordia Christmas concert is a nationally acclaimed tradition for more than 80 years. Each...
December 14, 2014 - 7:00am
December 13, 2014
Celebrate the holidays responsibly this month
December is National Impaired Driving Prevention Month. According to MADD (in 2013), “Everyday in America, another 28 people die as a result...
December 13, 2014 - 11:30am
December 10, 2014
Lots of Christmas events coming up
The lakes area is the place to be this weekend, with Christmas concerts and open houses, a visit from the Canadian Pacific Holiday Train, and...
December 10, 2014 - 2:00pm
December 7, 2014
Holiday Train fundraiser one of top two each year for Becker County Food Pantry
Heart disease is becoming one of the most pervasive health issues in society today — and in answer to that problem, the Becker County Food...
December 7, 2014 - 9:30am
December 2, 2014
Minnesota tree lit as official U.S. Christmas tree
WASHINGTON -- A tree felled from northern Minnesota’s Chippewa National Forest was lit Tuesday as the official 2014 U.S. Capitol Christmas...
December 2, 2014 - 9:19pm
November 27, 2014
Snowplow Parade is Dec. 6
The first Snowplow Parade sponsored by the Frazee Area Community Club two years ago broke new ground, so to speak, but last year’s pre-Christmas event proved one thing for certain: Weather will ultimately decide the success of an outdoor winter event. In 2012, 87 units from all...
November 27, 2014 - 8:30am
November 26, 2014
Bundle up! Santa's Grand Parade is Monday in downtown DL
With 30 entries registered so far, Santa’s Grand Parade of Lights is shaping up to be Detroit Lakes’ biggest kickoff to the holiday season to date. “Sometimes we have a few backing out on the day of the parade, depending on the weather, but I think we’ll be right around...
November 26, 2014 - 2:00pm