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Keeping your 'ol dog close to your heart: New business in Detroit Lakes creating unique duck calls with pets' ashes
Celebrating 50 years of music: Heart O'Lakes Harmony Chorus putting on reunion performance this weekend
Man sentenced for breaking roommate's jaw
Man sentenced for breaking roommate's jaw
Anti-pipeline video game sparks bill over Legacy funds
Brooklyn Center hands Breckenridge first-round loss
Good luck, Thunderbirds!
Laker wrestling season stats
Thunderbirds co-op fulfills lifelong dreams of players and coaches
Thompson breaks through; state wrestlers cap banner season
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
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After historic college basketball upset, Little Caesar’s announces free pizza giveaway to everyone in America
Nice growing, Jack: Jack Chivers Realty relocating to downtown DL, into the mall
Farmers concerned about trade war with China
Twin Cities airport is best in its size
State Commerce Dept. website now multilingual
Ken’s FM fundraiser aims to bring station back to full power
What's ahead for the region's arts scene in the coming weeks?
Dishing up a tasty homemade meal, for a good cause: DL Breakfast Rotary's March 13 meatball dinner to benefit local food pantry
Spring is here -- and your local library is ready to celebrate
Here's what's coming to lakes area this month
Lyle Byron Oja
More immigrants would give huge boost to US economy
Letter:Credit unions are very different from banks
Letter: Why aren't we fighting back against Russia?
Sixty pills prescribed--only four were needed
It's time to return a big favor to the Boys and Girls Club
Sometimes memories are more important than fish
Are Ivory-billed woodpeckers back from the dead?
Jumbo perch are popping up
Brad Laabs column: The panfish are biting, and the tullibee chase is on
Maple syrup-making at Minnesota state parks
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
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
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
Polar Fest ends with a bang – and a splash
September 15, 2017
It all started with an apple
It all started with an apple. But, it wasn't in the Garden of Eden. No, it started under a State Fair apple tree in our yard. The tree is loaded with big beautiful red apples — more than ever before. But wasps have discovered the apples and have burrowed into the fruit, hollowing...
September 15, 2017 - 7:00am
June 28, 2017
Essentia Health welcomes hospitalist in Detroit Lakes
Dr. Jaime Verano Chavez, a hospitalist, has joined Essentia Health St. Mary's-Detroit Lakes. "I am so excited to start my practice here at Essentia...
June 28, 2017 - 3:36pm
July 19, 2016
Woman severely injured after hitting three parked vehicles in rural Detroit Lakes
A 24-year-old woman was left with severe injuries after hitting an approach and three parked vehicles in a crash near here Saturday morning, July 16. About 1:20 a.m. Saturday, Rachel Tacke, of Little Falls, was driving a Chevy Equinox south on Becker County Highway 17 in rural Detroit...
July 19, 2016 - 9:35am
November 26, 2014
After undergoing many surgeries, young patient writes book to help other kids at hospital
Kristina Heinlein has been through a lot of surgeries in her seven years. “This next one will be my eighth,” she said, arguing with her...
November 26, 2014 - 3:30pm
March 8, 2013
Rural concerns raised over hospital minimum staffing
ST. PAUL – Rural hospitals could suffer under a proposal aimed at improving patient care, some health care officials and lawmakers say. Ely...
March 8, 2013 - 2:56pm
January 13, 2012
Perham Health moves into new building
The mood among hospital employees was a mix of excitement and nostalgic sadness on Monday, as they said 'goodbye' to their old stomping grounds, and 'hello' to the new Perham Health. After 10 years of brainstorming, designing and building, the new state-of-the-art healthcare center...
January 13, 2012 - 4:21pm
September 14, 2011
St. Mary's clinic grand opening
Essentia Health St. Mary's is opening its new clinic doors in anticipation of serving the next generation, while still serving those who have...
September 14, 2011 - 2:23pm
November 23, 2010
The birth of a trend? C-sections rise 55 percent statewide
Is it fear of malpractice or is it becoming common practice? Is it medically necessary or a matter of convenience? Perhaps it's just patient...
November 23, 2010 - 9:02am
June 16, 2010
Groundbreaking at St. Mary's Innovis for new clinic expansion, to open next year
Although construction has been going on for a while, St. Mary's Innovis Health officially broke ground on its new clinic Monday afternoon. The...
June 16, 2010 - 3:21pm
March 3, 2010
Perham hospital to be financed with issue of $30 million in tax exempt bonds
Municipal bonds will be sold starting in March, to finance $30 million of the new Perham Memorial Hospital and Home project. Northland Securities announced last week a new, tax-exempt municipal bond issue for the Perham Hospital District. The proceeds of the bonds will be used for...
March 3, 2010 - 10:46am
February 9, 2010
Chuck Hofius reinstated as Perham hospital chief
Chuck Hofius will return to Perham Memorial Hospital and Home (PMHH) as CEO effective Monday, February 8, 2010. Hofius had recently resigned from the position after 12 years to take a job with Volunteers of America. Hofius indicated that in the time leading up to his departure last...
February 9, 2010 - 8:45am
Street closures proposed behind hospital
A public hearing on a proposal to close two streets and an alley for the St.
October 9, 2009 - 3:39pm
September 2, 2009
St. Mary's awarded Level III trauma status
Although basically following the guidelines for a Level III trauma hospital for years, St. Mary's Innovis Health has officially been recognized...
September 2, 2009 - 9:50am
August 12, 2009
St. Mary's project, waterfront building, get city OK
The St. Mary's Innovis Health Center campus plan came before the Detroit Lakes City Council for a preliminary vote Tuesday night and passed as submitted after more than two hours of discussion. After a third public meeting on the planned unit development, neighbors showed up in...
August 12, 2009 - 12:46pm
February 10, 2009
Man transported to Grand Forks hospital after reportedly shooting himself by accident in Roseau County
GRAND FORKS - A man who suffered what was reported as an accidental, self-inflicted gunshot wound in Roseau County late Monday has been transported to Grand Forks to receive care. The sheriff's office responded just before midnight to a report that a man had accidentally shot himself...
February 10, 2009 - 4:00pm