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Holiday blood drive scheduled Saturday in DL
'This was a difficult day,' immigration judge says as he rules to deport Minnesota man
Flu vaccine could be less effective this year
'No one I trust more' than Lt. Gov. Smith in U.S.Senate, Dayton says
Blowback over proposed wind turbine near Pelican Lake
Raider girls pick up second victory
Yellowjackets earn conference win over Hornets
Laker wrestlers impressive in win over Bemidji
Laker basketball teams split at TRF
Hallisey scores twice in Mid-State victory over Panthers
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
Gov. Dayton proclaims 'Acts of Kindness Week' statewide
friends & neighbors
Minnesota fuel costs down 3.2 cents per gallon
Jobs aplenty: Becker County's unemployment rate is lowest it's been in decades
Fuel cost down 2.6 cents last week
Essentia Health Oak Crossing Nursing Home in Detroit Lakes is one of the best in the nation
Sanford Health acquires stake in German hospital system
'Member of the Family': New book captures both the allure and horror of Charles Manson
Medora Christmas tour en route to Detroit Lakes: Musical set for Dec. 15 at George Simson Auditorium
'Rock & Roll Christmas' returns to DL's Holmes Theatre on Dec. 14
Dallas Holm to perform at The Refuge in DL this Sunday
'Winter Harvest' is in: New commemorative book on ice harvesting to be launched Saturday at BC Museum
Tom & Bertha
Robert and Marilynn Halverson
Sarah Ruth (Benson) Cheshire
Rosalynn "Rose" Bekkerus
Beatrice M. Mertens
Thomas Anthony "Tom" Kubat
John Reed King
Lee Hamilton column: Balancing out the lobbyists
Updated: Winona LaDuke column: With Franken, Dems threw out baby with the bathwater
Making the most of Minnesota apprenticeships
Letter: It is what it is--Trump won the election
Lynn Hummel column: Mind your own business
Blane Klemek column: Classic or modern, snowshoes are lots of fun
Brad Laabs column:Changes coming for northern pike fishing
Extremely rare Canada lynx spotted in northern Minnesota forest
Wild turkeys present hunting challenge
The smart move now is: Stay off the ice!
Welcome to the dark side: Local museum's first 'After Dark' event brings sold-out crowds
His way to Broadway: Minnesota’s De’Lon Grant has made his Broadway debut in ‘Come from Away’
Consume those leafy greens for a healthy body
You've gotta have faith: Christian filmmakers start up business, teaching academy in rural Audubon
My Christmas in Denmark: Different traditions, same feel
pine to palm
Israelson qualifies for U.S. Amateur
Defending champ to skip Pine to Palm for pro pursuits
Pine to Palm: Thursday Spotlight
83rd Pine to Palm
Welle returning to defend Pine to Palm championship
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