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No smoking in public housing? New federal smoke-free rule affects Minnesotans
Man wielding knife is arrested in lobby of Becker County Human Services
MnDOT releases statewide freight system plan
Felony charge of violating a restraining order is dismissed
Fluctuating home values?: New software at Becker County Assessor’s Office could be responsible
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Trojans use scoring runs to spoil Hornet opener
Laker dance teams kick off season at home Saturday
Laker boys start season with big home stand and new coaching staff
Two-time defending champs heavy favorites in Class A
Panthers send Lakers to defeat in overtime
Establishing an early homestead in Becker County (Part 2 of 3)
Reacting the christian way
Lakes Area Prayer Wall
First Lutheran Foundation of Detroit Lakes
St. Luke's Episcopal Church has a new Little Free Library outside their doors
Friends & Neighbors
It's a farm-fresh family thing: Roasted, Baked in DL set to open
Gas prices up average of three cents in Minnesota
Practical money matters: Focus on credit factors, not credit scores
Tax delinquency list updated
ERA Northland has a new realtor
'World's best tribute to young Elvis' comes to Detroit Lakes Saturday
Area students participating in Concordia Christmas Concerts
Award-winning country artist Phil Vassar coming to Shooting Star Friday
Great American Think-Off solicits questions for anniversary debate
It's beginning to look a lot like...
Lorna M. Schons
Eugene (Gene) A. Nelson
Lorna M. Schons
Dwight E. Teiken
Welcome to Washington, Mr. President-Elect
Letter: Osage gun range story should have focused on neighbors
Editorial: Minnesota is second-most charitable state
What goes around comes around?
This DFLer hopes Trump is a pragmatist
This is the time to go after trophy muskies
Wanted: More deer hunters in Minnesota
Now is the time to plan a Boundary Waters trip
Lot of activity as autumn turns towards winter
Finding that lost rod - lots of goofy things happen out on the lake
Wearing their hearts on their sleeves: Detroit Lakes siblings launch Arktikos clothing line to help polar bears
Duck for President! No, Farmer Brown!: Mock election, book reading, patriotic crafts and more at museum Saturday
Ben Affleck's 'The Accountant' Dominates with $24.7 Million
Puppies saved from high-kill Texas shelter look for DL homes
A surprising celebration: DL's LuAnn Porter honored for 25 years with United Way
Pine to Palm
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
Drive carefully over Thanksgiving
Thanksgiving begins a busy travel season and the Minnesota Department of Transportation reminds motorists to use caution when driving across the state and to take advantage of the tools MnDOT makes available for safer, more predictable travel. “The holidays are a busy time on...
November 26, 2014 - 1:00pm
Some big box employees ‘give thanks’ for day off
For a growing number of retail workers, Black Friday is a commercial black hole inexorably nibbling away at their Thanksgiving holiday. But for some, Thanksgiving Day remains a moment of calm before the shopping season storm. One quiet spot Thursday will be the West Fargo Costco...
November 26, 2014 - 12:30pm
November 24, 2014
Smartphone apps help ease holiday woes
FARGO – Now that we’ve made it to the most wonderful time of the year, our smartphones can become a handy way of making the holiday season easier and more fun. Don’t forget to stock up on apps to ensure modern technology will be your best friend between Thanksgiving and Christmas. Making...
November 24, 2014 - 8:31am
November 23, 2014
Homeschoolers Christmas musical Dec. 16 open to the public
While the Lakes Area Christian Home School Educators group of children usually performs a spring musical for the public, this year they are taking part in a Christmas musical. The kids will be performing “Arrest These Merry Gentlemen” on Tuesday, Dec. 16, at 7 p.m. in Lakes...
November 23, 2014 - 9:15am
Minnesota-grown Christmas trees ready to go
Minnesota Christmas tree growers look forward to another great season of local, fragrant Christmas trees thanks to overall good growing conditions this year. Many tree farms are stacked with a variety of trees and ready to open the day after Thanksgiving. Happy Land Tree Farms...
November 23, 2014 - 8:00am
November 21, 2014
A parade of trees: Lake Park to enhance traditional event
The Parade of Trees in Lake Park is “branching out” this year. On the year of the 10th annual fundraiser, the Parade of Trees held at...
November 21, 2014 - 9:30am
November 19, 2014
Watchdog lists '10 worst' holiday toys
BOSTON - A plastic battle hammer for 3-year-olds, a glow-in-the-dark bow and arrow set, and a pencil that doubles as a slingshot are on the short...
November 19, 2014 - 12:50pm
December 22, 2013
Officers brighten holidays
This year, seven kids got to have a merrier Christmas thanks to the Detroit Lakes Police Department. Four police officers gathered at Walmart...
December 22, 2013 - 3:00pm
December 21, 2013
Quality time with a Sensitive Santa
Santa Claus was sitting just around the corner and children were buzzing with excitement. Some kids were clinging to Mom’s leg, but they...
December 21, 2013 - 2:00pm
December 19, 2013
Foltz Trucking coordinates local toy drive
They’re not as stealth as Santa, but area truckers are once again proving they are just as giving. Foltz Trucking in Detroit Lakes teamed...
December 19, 2013 - 1:00pm
December 18, 2013
Canadian Pacific Holiday Train made its annual stop in DL Monday
December 18, 2013 - 10:00am
December 17, 2013
Photos with Santa
Last Thursday Santa visited DL Newspapers! CLICK HERE to see your photos!!
December 17, 2013 - 9:11am