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Workplace sexual harassment gets renewed attention as high-profile figures are accused in media reports
Minnesota deer farm shows no additional CWD-infected animals
Minn. Supreme Court to hear teacher union protections case
Deer that struggled for hours in Minnesota's icy Gull River before being rescued improving
McDougall blanks Royals for first victory of the season
Laker swimmers reach finals in seven events, bust six school records
DeWulf leads Nevis to 9-man championship game
Laker diving seasons end in state semis
Gallatin’s fast track slowed to a steady pace on way to MSUM
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
Dressed to 'The Nines'...kids: The Nines owner opens kids' clothing store across the street
Humane Society of the Lakes assistant manager promoted
Limited number of free MANNA memberships available: BC Energize challenges community to match Essentia donation to JOCAL JEWEL program
Aspen Institute recognizes M State as one of nation's top 150 community colleges
LendEDU's look inside the class of 2017's plan for student loan repayment
Things to do in the lakes area this weekend
DLMS Fall Band Concert is Thursday, Nov. 16
Country singer-songwriter Dustin Lynch at Shooting Star this Friday
World Kindness Day is November 13
It's time to 'Light Up the Lakes'!: Santa's seeking entries for his Nov. 27 Parade of Lights in DL
Robert and Marilynn Halverson
Arlo & Neva Bodin
Joe and Karen Merseth
Georgia L. Reiffenberger
Christine M. (Cris) Eidenschink
Joseph A. Bernardy
Raymond William Meyhoff
Letters: Farmers need tax reform that helps middle class
Tax bills based on unsound economics, unwise fiscal policy
Letter: Proposed tax cut plans and the national debt
Coots and bald eagles
Letter: Patriotism can take many forms
Monster white-tailed deer taken in northern ND
Pine River area boy bags deer of a different color - rare piebald doe
DL team places first in sporting clays at Fort Thunder
First ice bite is good, but not worth foolish risks
The northern cardinal: handsome and talented
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
Pine to Palm champ signs NLI with BSU
Late string of birdies gives Hoge fourth straight PGA Tour card
Bison golf no longer that other minor sport at NDSU
Gillam snaps Renner’s streak to take Super Senior crown
Piatz picks up second Pine to Palm Mid-Am title
March 13, 2013
Ice dams are a curse this year
Ice dams. Unfortunately many homeowners in Minnesota have experienced them, and even more unfortunately, some have experienced the damage they...
March 13, 2013 - 1:50pm
October 21, 2010
It's Paul Marquart vs. Ben Grimsley in Minnesota 9B race
The race for Minnesota House District 9B is a contest between incumbent Democrat Paul Marquart, a veteran of the Legislature, and Republican...
October 21, 2010 - 10:25am
January 16, 2009
Thief River Falls principal loses home to fire
The principal of Lincoln High School in Thief River Falls lost his house Thursday after a fire caused "very extensive" damage, Polk County officials said. The fire at Tom Hunt's rural home, located about four miles north and 1½ miles west of Crookston on Highway 75, was called in...
January 16, 2009 - 12:00am
Fire destroys farmhouse near Cormorant
CORMORANT - A fire destroyed a farmhouse located about a mile east of Cormorant late Friday afternoon. With winds kicking up to around 15 miles...
January 16, 2009 - 12:00am
January 13, 2009
Bertha man's bad luck as his farmhouse burns down, loses job and wrecks his truck
BERTHA - Josh Johnson has had more than his share of bad luck already this year.
January 13, 2009 - 12:00am
December 17, 2008
House totaled in Wednesday fire north of Detroit Lakes
At about noon on Wednesday, the Detroit Lakes Fire Department was called to a fire at the Mike and Sue Dahring house north of Detroit Lakes. "By...
December 17, 2008 - 12:00am
December 15, 2008
Open house is now Tuesday for new St. Mary's nursing center and therapy center
Because of the blizzard, St. Mary's Innovis health in Detroit Lakes had to postpone its open house for its new nursing center, Oak Crossing, and the new therapy department from Sunday to Tuesday, Dec. 16, from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. The public is welcome to attend.
December 15, 2008 - 12:00am
December 10, 2008
SMIH to showcase new facilities at open house
The nursing home that is located on the St. Mary's Innovis Health campus in Detroit Lakes has a new look -- and a new name. As the sign outside...
December 10, 2008 - 12:00am
December 1, 2008
Son pulls dad from house fire
Don Leinen's garage exploded Sunday morning with enough force to blow away the walls, dropping the roof on his car and setting his house on fire so quickly the flames were 60 feet high in minutes. Luckily for the 76-year-old retired farmer from Great Bend, N.D., his son lives right...
December 1, 2008 - 12:00am
November 5, 2008
U.S. House incumbents do well
ST. PAUL - Incumbent Minnesota U.S. representatives notched wins Tuesday. Congressmen declared winners included: -- Democrat Collin Peterson of western Minnesota jumped to a large lead over second-time challenger Glen Menze. Peterson led 172,057 (72 percent) to 66,608 (28 percent)...
November 5, 2008 - 12:00am
October 22, 2008
Bachmann denies Obama remarks
ST. PAUL - U.S. Rep.
October 22, 2008 - 12:00am
October 12, 2008
November election will shape state House
Minnesota House Democrats hope for a supermajority from next month's election. Republicans would be thrilled with simple majority control, but would consider it a success just to narrow the margin Democrats hold. Democratic-Farmer-Laborites must defend seats they narrowly won in...
October 12, 2008 - 12:00am
October 3, 2008
Election to shape state House
Minnesota House Democrats hope for a supermajority from next month's election.
October 3, 2008 - 12:00am
September 26, 2008
Methodists host open house
The Detroit Lakes United Methodist Church is having an open house Sunday, Oct. 5, at both the 8:15 a.m. casual service and 10:30 a.m. traditional service. All members of the community are invited to attend either service and stay for refreshments, including lunch following the second...
September 26, 2008 - 12:00am
September 18, 2008
Republican open house
The Becker County Republican party will open an open house at their campaign headquarters on Saturday, Sept. 20, from 1 to 4 p.m. Headquarters is located in the old Mac's Hardware store at Highway 10 and Washington Avenue in Detroit Lakes. Refreshments will be served. Come and...
September 18, 2008 - 12:00am