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Workplace sexual harassment gets renewed attention as high-profile figures are accused in media reports
Minnesota deer farm shows no additional CWD-infected animals
Minn. Supreme Court to hear teacher union protections case
Deer that struggled for hours in Minnesota's icy Gull River before being rescued improving
‘I’m just a bum’: Anonymous man making his way around the DL area handing out hundreds of dollars to strangers
McDougall blanks Royals for first victory of the season
Laker swimmers reach finals in seven events, bust six school records
DeWulf leads Nevis to 9-man championship game
Laker diving seasons end in state semis
Gallatin’s fast track slowed to a steady pace on way to MSUM
LP-A Elementary recognized for achieving positive student outcomes
Snappy side: Festive Pomegranate Salad sure to shine on holiday menu
Social Security supports veterans, active duty military personnel
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Gov. Dayton proclaims 'Acts of Kindness Week' statewide
friends & neighbors
Dressed to 'The Nines'...kids: The Nines owner opens kids' clothing store across the street
Humane Society of the Lakes assistant manager promoted
Limited number of free MANNA memberships available: BC Energize challenges community to match Essentia donation to JOCAL JEWEL program
Aspen Institute recognizes M State as one of nation's top 150 community colleges
LendEDU's look inside the class of 2017's plan for student loan repayment
Things to do in the lakes area this weekend
DLMS Fall Band Concert is Thursday, Nov. 16
Country singer-songwriter Dustin Lynch at Shooting Star this Friday
World Kindness Day is November 13
It's time to 'Light Up the Lakes'!: Santa's seeking entries for his Nov. 27 Parade of Lights in DL
Robert and Marilynn Halverson
Arlo & Neva Bodin
Joe and Karen Merseth
Gerald Adrian Triggs
Carl Laverne Albin
William M. "Bill" Sanger
Georgia L. Reiffenberger
Letters: Farmers need tax reform that helps middle class
Tax bills based on unsound economics, unwise fiscal policy
Letter: Proposed tax cut plans and the national debt
Coots and bald eagles
Letter: Patriotism can take many forms
Monster white-tailed deer taken in northern ND
Pine River area boy bags deer of a different color - rare piebald doe
DL team places first in sporting clays at Fort Thunder
First ice bite is good, but not worth foolish risks
The northern cardinal: handsome and talented
Welcome to the dark side: Local museum's first 'After Dark' event brings sold-out crowds
His way to Broadway: Minnesota’s De’Lon Grant has made his Broadway debut in ‘Come from Away’
Consume those leafy greens for a healthy body
You've gotta have faith: Christian filmmakers start up business, teaching academy in rural Audubon
My Christmas in Denmark: Different traditions, same feel
pine to palm
Pine to Palm champ signs NLI with BSU
Late string of birdies gives Hoge fourth straight PGA Tour card
Bison golf no longer that other minor sport at NDSU
Gillam snaps Renner’s streak to take Super Senior crown
Piatz picks up second Pine to Palm Mid-Am title
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
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