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Post-oil boom, drug prices fall as gang trafficking increases
New Camp Ripley exhibit gives visitors a look at WWI
Exploration gaining steam: Rush of interest in Northland gold
Six children injured in ATV accident in Becker County
Local golfers compete at The Birchmont
Cubs defeat Sox for Little League title
DL Babe Ruth team wraps season at districts
Three-time champion Jack Rule to play in 2016 Pine to Palm
DCC 100 celebration Thursday at Pavilion
These s’mores can be made any time of year
Jorgenson piano students end season with recital, awards
Social Secuirty: Thank you for last 31 years… and goodbye
Essentia Health hospitals work with local groups to identify health needs and improve community health
Friends & Neighbors
‘Bait boys’ take over Quality Bait and Tackle
Encouraging good spending
MN property tax refund filing tips
Tips on insurance and storm damage claims
Former patrons buy Bleachers
‘Annie Get Your Gun’ has strong native presence
Bluestem extends summer concert series into October
Apple Music buys ‘Carpool Karaoke’ TV series
Park Rapids Crazy Days July 28-29
Frazee Turkey Days set for July 29-31
Julie Ann Stewart
Timothy J. Karsnia
Dean W. Sanders
David Lomen Stenseth
Cheers to young volunteers
Sound & fury drowns out the issues
ND should have left ‘Red Tomahawk’ image on its 4,000-plus highway signs
Running with the fools
Woman born of native-white parents wonders how DL can close cultural gap
Northwest MN Fishing Report
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
DNR advice for handling damaged trees
Time to get over trauma, learn to cast
Birds vary wildly in how, where they build nests
Becker County Fair Premium List
Celebrating Solstice at Richwood Winery
June Summer Scene
Biking becoming bigger with area trails
Get out and golf
December 8, 2013
Take time to see holiday concerts
The lakes are alive with the sound of music this holiday season. A plethora of Christmas concerts are set to take place in and around Detroit...
December 8, 2013 - 6:00pm
December 7, 2013
LED holiday lights save energy, money
Replacing traditional incandescent decorative lights with high-efficient LED (light-emitting diode) bulbs is one great way to conserve energy during the holidays. When shopping for holiday lights, look for the Energy Star label to ensure that the product meets energy-efficiency...
December 7, 2013 - 11:00am
December 6, 2013
Holiday Train stops in DL at Holmes crossing on Dec. 16
Canadian Pacific Railroad’s Holiday Train will be pulling into Detroit Lakes on Monday, Dec. 16, bringing with it live music and Santa Claus to those waiting for the longest-running rolling fundraiser in North America. This is the 15th year the Holiday Train has toured cities...
December 6, 2013 - 8:00am
December 3, 2013
Newfallen snow, Parade of Lights, bring in the Christmas season
With snow falling thickly, bonfires and hot chocolate, the stage was set for the Parade of Lights in downtown Detroit Lakes Monday. The guest...
December 3, 2013 - 3:30pm
December 1, 2013
Holiday events aplenty in the DL area
Now that the Christmas season is in full swing, there are a plethora of holiday happenings set for the lakes area this coming weekend. The...
December 1, 2013 - 11:00am
November 30, 2013
’Tis the season to give: Organizations gearing up to help those in need
“Maybe Christmas,” the Grinch thought, “doesn’t come from a store…” Dr. Seuss may have been on to something there, as many residents...
November 30, 2013 - 7:00pm
Keeping the holidays joyful for families affected by Alzheimers
A time of festivities and celebration, the holidays pose special challenges for people with Alzheimer’s disease and those who are caring for them. When planning family events, “focus on what is safe, manageable and meaningful to that person,” said Ashley Magner, regional care...
November 30, 2013 - 2:00pm
Light Up the Lakes means big business locally
Few things can light up a kid like Christmas, and few things can light up Christmas in Detroit Lakes like its chamber of commerce. “Light...
November 30, 2013 - 1:00pm
November 24, 2013
Keep kids’ eyes safe during the holidays
The holidays are a wonderful time for family festivities, but too many celebrations are interrupted each year due to unsafe use of toys, which can lead to serious eye injuries in children. During December, the Minnesota Academy of Ophthalmology (MAO) reminds parents to keep their...
November 24, 2013 - 3:00pm
November 16, 2013
Local churches to hold fundraisers
Folks at Grace Lutheran Church in Detroit Lakes are wiggling their fingers, getting them all warmed up and ready for the Tickle Your Taste Buds...
November 16, 2013 - 3:00pm
November 11, 2013
Daylight savings is behind us, the temperature is dropping and a few snowflakes are starting to fly through the air. Nobody can stop this....
November 11, 2013 - 5:00am
December 7, 2011
Holiday Hot Mocha: Heat, sip and be merry
Some of the best times during the holiday season come when friends gather together to share food, play games, sing carols, nibble sweet Christmas...
December 7, 2011 - 12:00am
January 4, 2011
Un-deck the halls
It's always a little sad when we have to take down the holiday decorations. Maybe that's why we tend to hurl everything into the nearest box and wad up the lights until they're twisted into an impossible knot. Still, there are many advantages to "de-decorating" with care. Orderly...
January 4, 2011 - 9:35am
December 24, 2010
Slippery roads slowing down holiday Red River Valley traffic
FARGO - A number of accidents on area roads were reported this morning as conditions prove slippery for holiday travelers and shoppers. North Dakota Highway Patrol officers had responded to four rollovers and about 10 cars in the ditch as of 10 a.m. in Cass, Richland and Traill counties,...
December 24, 2010 - 12:48pm
December 20, 2010
Holiday tipping way to thank service providers, etiquette expert says
By now, even the procrastinators are starting to cross all the names off their holiday shopping lists.
December 20, 2010 - 8:54am