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Charge dismissed against teen who left fake bomb in Peoples Park
'In Spite of Heroin': Area mom pens book about surviving twin sons’ addictions
Crime & Accidents
Audubon man faces domestic assault charges
MnDOT adds North Star Route to U.S. bicycle system
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Raiders, Greyhounds to meet for Fosston holiday title
Offensive woes continue for Laker girls
Pelican Rapids completes sweep at Frazee
Viking girls hold on for win at Frazee
Wrestlers looking to jump back in section mix
Want to be a snowbird?: Here’s what you should know before ‘taking flight’
In search of cultural identity in a new country
Establishing an early homestead in Becker County (Part 2 of 3)
Reacting the christian way
Friends & Neighbors
Average MN gas prices up 5 cents
Styles on Willow has a new hair stylist
Essentia Health welcomes family medicine physician in Park Rapids
Is your sewer skewered?: Local man designs system to prevent frozen sewer vents
Essentia Health welcomes orthopedic surgeon in Detroit Lakes
The power of music: Christmas Sing-Along fundraiser set for Sunday at Holmes Theatre
Grace Lutheran to host Holiday Vendor Fair
'World's best tribute to young Elvis' comes to Detroit Lakes Saturday
Area students participating in Concordia Christmas Concerts
Award-winning country artist Phil Vassar coming to Shooting Star Friday
Helen C. Erickson
Diana Lynn Aker
Eugene (Gene) A. Nelson
Melvin Martin Goodman
Jeffrey Lee Olds
Mourning a friend who survived Pearl Harbor--and helped win WWII
Guest editorial: Don't ditch local businesses this Christmas
Does penalizing airlines for customer service infractions do any good?
Don't curse the clouds, they have surprising benefits
Editorial: Becker County scams - why can't we stop them?
It's December, bring on the ice fishing!
This is the time to go after trophy muskies
Wanted: More deer hunters in Minnesota
Now is the time to plan a Boundary Waters trip
Lot of activity as autumn turns towards winter
Men's Chorus Christmas concert set Sunday in Pelican Rapids
An explosion of everything Christmas: Detroit Lakes woman creates holiday wonderland in her home
MN children's book author coming to DLCCC Thursday
Tuxes & Tails: Rescued dogs, tuxedo’d handlers to strut their stuff on the runway this coming Friday
'An Andy and Bing Christmas': Former NFL player to bring classic Christmas show to DL
Pine to Palm
September 21, 2016
Exploring the exquisite; ‘Diamonds of DL’ opening to the public to tour
It's a local event that continues to gain momentum, as a growing number of people appear more and more anxious for the annual Damien Home Tour...
September 21, 2016 - 10:36am
May 10, 2016
DL couple, Habitat volunteers break ground on new house; ready to move in this fall
The ground has officially been broken on Justin and Jayme Clark’s new home, courtesy of the local Habitat for Humanity board of directors....
Life/Friends & Neighbors
May 10, 2016 - 1:56pm
October 21, 2015
Court: No home sprinklers required
Here’s a barn-burner of a story: A Minnesota Appeals Court panel on Tuesday threw out a state fire sprinkler requirement for larger new homes, saying a state agency failed to present enough evidence to justify the rule. That was good news to Detroit Lakes Building Official Dave...
October 21, 2015 - 10:45am
August 7, 2015
Xtreme Trophy Properties starts up in DL
Buying or selling a house can be a difficult thing to handle, especially if it is a buyer’s or seller’s first time. Most people don’t know...
August 7, 2015 - 3:12pm
May 14, 2015
Detroit Lakes housing market ranks second best in the state
The housing market around Becker County has come off its slow, winter simmer and is quickly heating up. According to SmartAsset, a personal...
May 14, 2015 - 9:13am
April 29, 2015
Some tips for making homes more senior-friendly
Change is hard, and it gets even harder with age. But sometimes it’s necessary. As seniors’ health declines, their homes may no longer meet their needs, forcing them to make in-home adaptations, remodel or move to a single-level, which can take some convincing by family, friends...
April 29, 2015 - 5:05am
September 24, 2013
Damien Home Tour offers a glimpse into unique lake homes around the area
From an expansive lake cabin to a log house, a unique barn style house to an affordable lake house, the Damien Home Tour is one of variety this...
September 24, 2013 - 5:00pm
April 30, 2013
Homeowners think big in making homes energy-efficient
Dennis Jacobs’ and Karen Branden’s swimming pool isn’t just good for a few laps. The couple, who went to great lengths designing an...
April 30, 2013 - 1:53pm
March 6, 2013
Sister continues victim’s radon fight
ST. PAUL -- Janet Thompson was being treated for terminal lung cancer, but her thoughts were about others. She lobbied people she saw to check their homes for radon, a colorless and odorless radioactive gas that can cause lung cancer. Now, her sister has taken up the cause. Lori Thompson-Garry...
March 6, 2013 - 4:11pm
September 21, 2010
ABC's Extreme Makeover teaming up with Fargo company to build new home
Extreme Makeover: Home Edition, the Emmy-award winning hit reality show on ABC Television, is coming to the Fargo-Moorhead area to surprise one...
September 21, 2010 - 9:12am
February 12, 2009
The reality of being a Realtor
FARGO - Scott Breidenbach was working in property management when his employer sent him to a real estate class. "I instantly loved it. I knew...
February 12, 2009 - 1:00pm
September 5, 2008
Woodpeckers can cause serious damage to homes
Woodpeckers are interesting birds and a beneficial part of our natural environment. There are, however, times in which these colorful birds can cause serious damage and become a nuisance. Woodpecker damage if typically found in one of three forms, drumming, feeding and nesting. Drumming...
September 5, 2008 - 12:00am
June 18, 2008
Discovery Channel to feature Dynamic Homes - show airs tonight
Dynamic Homes of Detroit Lakes will be featured on an episode of the Discovery Channel's "Factory Made" program, which will air nationwide at 7:30 tonight. Dynamic Homes will illustrate the design and production techniques used to build a dream home. The company is one of the Upper...
June 18, 2008 - 12:00am
March 26, 2008
Nursing homes: Don't balance state budget on backs of our seniors
DETROIT LAKES - Nursing homes and a flush health care account are at the center of a legislative debate over health care spending as Gov. Tim Pawlenty and lawmakers look for ways to solve a projected state budget deficit. As part of his plan to erase an estimated $935 million deficit,...
March 26, 2008 - 12:00am