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Woman jumps into Minnesota lake to help save duck hunters in dramatic rescue
Travel alert: Westbound I-94 blocked between Osakis and Alexandria
Frost Advisory: Areas Of Frost May Develop Overnight
Jacob Wetterling memorial: 'Our love for you will never die'
Golf legend Arnold Palmer dies at 87 just before heart surgery
COLA to host Homecoming games Thursday
Roth, Smith tied heading to Chip-N Club final round
DL swimmers second to Visitation at Otter Invitational
FOOTBALL: Raiders beat up on winless Gators
Johnson’s first place finish leads DL boys to second at Milaca Mega Meet
Fostering hope: Local woman organizes ‘kid kits’ fundraiser for county’s foster care program
Teaching the 'lost language'; New teacher of the Ojibwe Learning and Native American Culture class is all about the students
Senior year, not so glamorous
Touchdowns and Tailgates
Chivers' exchange vows
Friends & Neighbors
BD’s Gas and Grub under new ownership
MN gas prices down, Colonial Pipeline leakage in south causing issues
Jack Chivers Realty adds new service branch
Preparing to become a caregiver
Dairy Queen set to move to McKinley Plaza Friday
It's time to put a stop to bullying
Grand opening celebration for The Barn in NYM set Oct. 1
Tamarac Fall Festival set for Oct. 1; waterfowl themes abound
Four things you can do in DL this week for no cost
Fall officially arrives this Thursday!
Joan Elaine Wilson
William V. "Bill" Vipond
Ronald R. Aanerud
Vernon A. Sellers
Douglas Daryl Miller
Stop the lies against Eken
Big garbage, big economy
Refugee community should welcome FBI
Don't blame farmers for dying honeybees
Leaving home--love isn't always spoken
A couple of shotgun experts find out what they've been missing in mourning dove hunting
Waterfowl hunting season now open in Minnesota
National tourney shows amazing bass catch in Minnesota
Rarely seen, the tough, wily fisher lives among us
Pheasant numbers up 29 percent over last year
Fired up for hunting season; Local Sportsman’s Clubs have their sights set on you
LP-A busts a move: Lake Park-Audubon Elementary receives national ‘Active Schools’ award
4-H'ers bring home ribbons from the Minnesota State Fair
Cormorant art show winners announced
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