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Congressman Peterson's meeting with 'Ikes' tonight is cancelled
Capitol Chatter: Dayton lofts bonding hail Mary pass
New sailboat decorations added to beachfront: Ice Harvest Committee donation is thanks for community's support
DL's Leonard Thielen--Adam Thielen's grandpa--recounts his days as an ice harvester
Court backs Team Industries in injured worker case
DL Dance third and fifth at Pelican Invite
DL boys blowout Prowlers
Squirts capture home tournament title
Weber claims 120-pound title, Lakers fourth at Prowler Invite
Hibbert delivers dominant performance at Deadwood Snocross National
'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
Social Security supports veterans, active duty military personnel
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
friends & neighbors
MN gas cost rises more than six cents per gallon
Student video contest registration open: Cash prizes for schools and students
Your legal rights: Beware of utility shut-off scams
Keepin' it old 'skool': Old Skool Boutique in Lake Park expands inventory
Salute to Business & Industry
Lantern lit loveliness: Itasca State Park to host special evening activities this Saturday
One-act play subsections set Jan. 25: Detroit Lakes cast to present Ibsen's 'A Doll's House'
Depth perception: Photo exhibit at DL's Trinity Lutheran is 'layered with meaning'
Why do we celebrate MLK Day?
Ed & JoAnne Lillis
Michael & Fern (Zayic) Olson
Tom & Bertha
Richard "Moon" Mellen
Cordell "Corky" Kittelson
Presidents need oversight and scrutiny
Here comes the plow - what do you do?
To curb climate change, cities need the right design
Tongue frozen to flagpole? It happens
Letter: Take a close look at plans for the DL beach area
Hawk or falcon? Tricks to ID look-alike bird species
Bad things happen out there if you aren't prepared
The ice angler's landing net: Alexandria's Dresch makes a product to help get more fish in the pail
Looking back on the year in the outdoors--and ahead to 2018
Thinking small: Wetlands are a whole other world
Minnesota Made: Enjoy some movies shot in the Lake of 10,000 Lakes
For the love of the homeless: DL native Luke Pechmann poses for animal adoption pin-up calendar
Welcome to the dark side: Local museum's first 'After Dark' event brings sold-out crowds
Minn. mom, former Olympic swimmer, competes for $1M on Survivor TV show
His way to Broadway: Minnesota’s De’Lon Grant has made his Broadway debut in ‘Come from Away’
Construction of ice palace to start today: Cold weather causes slight delay, but still on schedule
A frozen crop: Detroit Lake hosts first ice harvest in nearly 50 years
A frozen crop: Detroit Lake hosts first ice harvest in nearly 50 years
DL's first plunge into Polar Fest: A look back at the beginnings of the area's biggest winter festival
'The Legend of King Isbit': DL's ice palace to be inhabited by a very special royal guest
Severe Weather Announcements (1)
February 4, 2017
Minneapolis mansion featured on 'The Mary Tyler Moore Show' for sale
LOS ANGELES—A 9,500-square-foot mansion featured in the opening credits of "The Mary Tyler Moore" show is for sale in Minneapolis for $1.695 million. The turreted Queen Anne Victorian mansion, with seven bedrooms and 6.5 bathrooms, was built in 1900 on a prominent corner parcel...
February 4, 2017 - 10:00am
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....
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.
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