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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
December 8, 2013
The Trinity Lutheran Church Choir sings duning last year’s Candles and Carols concert. SUBMITTED PHOTO
Take time to see holiday concerts
December 8, 2013 - 6:00pm
December 7, 2013
LED holiday lights save energy, money
December 7, 2013 - 11:00am
December 6, 2013
Holiday Train stops in DL at Holmes crossing on Dec. 16
December 6, 2013 - 8:00am
December 3, 2013
The annual Parade of Lights made its way up Washington Avenue in Detroit Lakes Monday night. DL NEWSPAPERS/Brian Basham
Newfallen snow, Parade of Lights, bring in the Christmas season
December 3, 2013 - 3:30pm
December 1, 2013
Luminate the lakes kicks off the larger Light Up the Lakes, which starts at the beginning of November and goes through the holiday season. DL NEWSPAPERS/Brian Basham
Holiday events aplenty in the DL area
December 1, 2013 - 11:00am
November 30, 2013
The Masons welcome Santa Claus each Christmas season. The money they raise from Photos with Santa goes to help local charities and families in need that could use a little extra help. DL NEWSPAPERS/Brian Basham
’Tis the season to give: Organizations gearing up to help those in need
November 30, 2013 - 7:00pm
Keeping the holidays joyful for families affected by Alzheimers
November 30, 2013 - 2:00pm
Free sleigh rides (or wagon rides when there is no snow), is one way Light Up the Lakes helps make the downtown area a cozy, festive place to be this time of year. DL NEWSPAPERS/Brian Basham
Light Up the Lakes means big business locally
November 30, 2013 - 1:00pm
November 24, 2013
Keep kids’ eyes safe during the holidays
November 24, 2013 - 3:00pm
November 16, 2013
Tickle Your Taste Buds co-chairs Willma Hanson and Linda Leitheiser are two of the Grace Lutheran Church members who have been working to create homemade items to be sold at this year’s event. SUBMITTED PHOTO
Local churches to hold fundraisers
November 16, 2013 - 3:00pm
November 11, 2013
Christmas carolers and Mr. and Mrs. Claus help make sleigh rides through downtown Detroit Lakes fun and festive during the Luminate the Lakes event. This year’s celebration is Nov. 14 and kicks off the annual Light Up the Lakes celebration. Brian Basham/DL NEWSPAPERS
Luminating downtown
November 11, 2013 - 5:00am