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AgweekTV: Sczepanski Farm Insolvency
Crash near Ice Cracking Lake kills two, injures two
DL man sentenced for animal cruelty
Murder suspect bludgeoned Otter Tail County mother, son with pipe wrench, charges say
Dragon Open kicks off summer golf tournaments June 11
Vikings open season at home against 49ers, have four nationally televised games
Raiders down Patriots late in season-opening victory
NorthStar Academy team accepted into new hockey league
Summit to address football concerns in Minnesota
Unwrapping #MeToo with grace
It's almost time to light the 'Fire in February': DL preacher's plans taking shape to mobilize community to read Bible's Book of Acts
'Fire in February': DL preacher hopes to mobilize local faith community to read Bible's Book of Acts
LP-A Elementary recognized for achieving positive student outcomes
Snappy side: Festive Pomegranate Salad sure to shine on holiday menu
friends & neighbors
Parent company of Herberger's could be headed for liquidation
Detroit Lakes couple forced to spend extra $2,000 on flights home after being stranded in Mexico by Sun Country
Peterson: Work mandate for food stamps imperils next farm bill
Arvig to boost workforce by 160
Ketter joins Mid-Minnesota as DL branch manager
Special music event coming to DL library April 24
What's coming up for arts and entertainment around the region
What's new in arts and entertainment around the region
Crawling with creativity: Detroit Lakes' 2nd Annual Art Crawl set for April 19-21
Stories sought for new musical set in Otter Tail County
Lottie Ann Thomas
Merle R. Meyer
George B. Scarborough
Family of slain child says multiple people called Otter Tail County social services
Letter: Help make these school projects community plans
Letter: Thumbs up to all you snowplow drivers
Letter: An alternative DL school building plan
Divided loyalties--don't be quick to judge
Ice-out shaping up to be late: Brutally cold April will impact May fishing opener
Wild turkey a success story in Minnesota
Snowy start to steelhead season: Despite snowstorm, Brule River anglers turn out for opener
Now is the time to clean, repair your birdhouses
Let's bring back the fishing pier at Dunton Locks
Getting ahead of the curve: Cancer rehab in DL helps patients get back into life
'We'll strive to be fair': Two of Becker County’s top legal eagles talk about upcoming judgeships
Ruby's Pantry helps families make ends meet; Local mom of 7 shares her story
Adolescent anxiety is on the rise, and social media may be part of the problem
Minnesota Made: Enjoy some movies shot in the Lake of 10,000 Lakes
Letter: Ice palace co-chairs thank the community
Youth fishing derby on Little Detroit Lake was 'great success'
The walls came tumbling down: Ice palace demolished on Friday
Totally tube-ular!: Elementary school students get outside to slide
Polar Fest's inaugural hotdish challenge brings in big, hungry crowd
December 20, 2009
Perham aims to attract new-home buyers
PERHAM - In an effort to spur growth, city officials here are offering 40 residential lots at affordable prices to attract more people to buy, build a house and move into town. The effort comes just five years after the city offered 46 similar lots for sale in the development, and...
December 20, 2009 - 4:14pm
November 16, 2009
Developer of New York Mills condos deliquent on EDA loan
NEW YORK MILLS -- The developer who purchased and converted the old New York Mills hospital into condominiums is under pressure by the city for payment on a delinquent loan used to finance the project. City attorney Dennis Happel sent a letter to Steve Campbell of New York Mills...
November 16, 2009 - 7:41am
October 31, 2009
Hubbard County HRA stops Nevis student home project
PARK RAPIDS -- Nevis students who intended to build a house on Main this school year will be packing up their hammers, moving on to other projects. The...
October 31, 2009 - 4:24pm
October 28, 2009
Nursing homes set boundaries
As many as 500 kids usually visit Emmanuel Nursing Home on Halloween, trooping up and down the hallways, collecting candy and wowing resident with their cute or scary costumes. Similar scenes play out at all area nursing homes. Trick-or-treaters are still welcome this year, but...
October 28, 2009 - 11:26am
Builders Assocation helps with soccer building
The Lake Region Builders Associations' Community Project for 2009 was to epoxy the walls and floors of the new soccer bathroom/concession stand. The...
October 28, 2009 - 10:50am
October 7, 2009
MMCDC earns CARS rating
The Midwest Minnesota Community Development Corporation was one of community development financial institutions from across the United States were rated by the CDFI Assessment and Ratings System in the third quarter of 2009. This brings the total number of rated CDFIs to 50.
October 7, 2009 - 9:09am
Homebuyer tax credit ending Nov. 30
The first-time homebuyer tax credit in ending soon. The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 included a stimulus that provides a maximum tax credit of $8,000 for first-time home purchases. The credit is due to expire Nov. 30. Those looking to utilize the credit must...
October 7, 2009 - 9:08am
September 30, 2009
Developer gets an earful from residents of historic Moorhead neighborhood
MOORHEAD -- Residents living in a historic Moorhead neighborhood where a $10 million student housing complex is proposed told the developer Tuesday his plan is too big and would generate too much traffic. "It's just going to be chaotic," said Jay Forster, who attended a neighborhood...
September 30, 2009 - 8:41am
September 25, 2009
Park Rapids' Haynes receives 2009 LCAR award
Marvel Haynes, a realtor employed with Coldwell Banker Clack & Dennis in Park Rapids, received the 2009 Distinguished Service Award from the Lakes Country Association of Realtors. The award recognizes Haynes' contributions to advancing the real estate profession and its members...
September 25, 2009 - 4:57pm
September 17, 2009
Remodeling continues in Park Rapids while new home construction slows
PARK RAPIDS - Park Rapids homeowners are continuing to remodel their properties despite a tough economic year. City planner Dan Walker said...
September 17, 2009 - 8:54am
September 4, 2009
Resorts in lakes area doing well despite cool summer
The official end to summer is just a holiday weekend away and despite warnings of lackluster summer tourism season nationwide, people have still filled the cabins and hotels in the lakes area. Despite a few rainy, cool days, many area resorts found that guests came from close to...
September 4, 2009 - 1:02pm
August 31, 2009
Sewer backups causing headaches for Park Rapids homeowners
PARK RAPIDS -- Edna Domholt woke up one week ago, walked to the basement to start a load of laundry and found sewage pouring into her basement. She...
August 31, 2009 - 8:53am
August 21, 2009
Consolidated Abstract's successful 57-year run
Having three different companies operate successfully can be a challenge, but there is one part of doing business that Dale Wilde hasn't struggled...
August 21, 2009 - 3:32pm
August 19, 2009
USDA Rural Development can help with home repair loans
It's time to put those home repair plans into action. If your residence requires home improvements and your wondering where this money is going to come from, USDA Rural Development, a federally funded agency, may be the answer. - Best interest rate around (1 percent interest...
August 19, 2009 - 11:05am
August 11, 2009
'Extreme Makeover' finishes job for Wisconsin family
OAKLAND TOWNSHIP, Wis. -- Howie and Jessie Huber displayed a classic Midwestern reaction when seeing their new home for the first time Monday...
August 11, 2009 - 9:07am