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November 26, 2014
Drive carefully over Thanksgiving
November 26, 2014 - 1:00pm
Some big box employees ‘give thanks’ for day off
November 26, 2014 - 12:30pm
November 24, 2014
Smartphone apps help ease holiday woes
November 24, 2014 - 8:31am
November 23, 2014
Homeschoolers Christmas musical Dec. 16 open to the public
November 23, 2014 - 9:15am
Minnesota-grown Christmas trees ready to go
November 23, 2014 - 8:00am
November 21, 2014
The Parade of Trees light up the American Legion in Lake Park every year. This year, there will be an “Uncorked” event on Saturday evening as visitors sip wine among the beautifully decorated pines. SUBMITTED PHOTO
A parade of trees: Lake Park to enhance traditional event
November 21, 2014 - 9:30am
November 19, 2014
James Schwartz, director of World Against Toys Causing Harm demonstrates the "Air Storm Firetek Bow" toy during a news conference to announce the group's 2014 Ten Worst Toys list at Franciscan Childrens Hospital in Boston, Massachusetts November 19, 2014. The "Air Storm Firetek Bow" presents a risk for eye injury according to W.A.T.C.H. REUTERS/Brian Snyder
Watchdog lists '10 worst' holiday toys
November 19, 2014 - 12:50pm
December 22, 2013
Members of the Detroit lakes police department participated in the Shop with a Cop program this year, taking seven local kids shopping for presents for either their family members or themselves. SUBMITTED PHOTO
Officers brighten holidays
December 22, 2013 - 3:00pm
December 21, 2013
Matthew Senstad, 12, visited with Santa Claus during a special Sensory Sensitive Santa event in Alexandria on Sunday, Dec. 15. The Windmill Project hosted the event and about 35 children attended with their families. SUBMITTED PHOTO
Quality time with a Sensitive Santa
December 21, 2013 - 2:00pm
December 19, 2013
Foltz Trucking employee Wendy White (left) helps deliver toys for the first time, as Essentia Health employees get ready to wheel them up to the pediatric unit and emergency department. Every child who has to be “in-patient” or brought into the ER will receive a present. DL NEWSPAPERS/Paula Quam
Foltz Trucking coordinates local toy drive
December 19, 2013 - 1:00pm
December 18, 2013
The Canadian Pacific Railroad Holiday Train made a stop in Detroit Lakes Monday, spreading cheer and collecting donations for the Becker County Food Pantry. DL NEWSPAPERS/Brian Basham
Canadian Pacific Holiday Train made its annual stop in DL Monday
December 18, 2013 - 10:00am
December 17, 2013
Photos with Santa
December 17, 2013 - 9:11am
December 15, 2013
Members of First Lutheran Church volunteer to hold the annual Christmas day dinner, called “Christmas at Our House.” The meal is free and open to the public, beginning at noon and going until 2 p.m.  The annual event has been going for 13 years as a way to ensure area residents don’t have to spend Christmas alone. SUBMITTED PHOTO
First Lutheran hosts holiday dinner
December 15, 2013 - 5:46pm
A converted garage now serves as an office building and Christmas tree accessory store at Santa’s Christmas Trees. FORUM NEWS SERVICE/Elizabeth Huwe
Perham farm helps families with Christmas memories
December 15, 2013 - 5:30pm
December 14, 2013
Young Life volunteers set up shop in a vacant parking lot along Highway 10 west of Detroit Lakes where the old Grover-Lindberg Truck Stop used to be. Photo courtesy of Brittney Eischens
Young Life celebrates 30-year fundraiser
December 14, 2013 - 9:00am
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