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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
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