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DL man sentenced for animal cruelty
Murder suspect bludgeoned Otter Tail County mother, son with pipe wrench, charges say
County museum abloom with events this weekend
Commemorating the one-room schoolhouse: Museum seeks stories, photos, info on country schools for upcoming book
'The Ash Girl': DLHS's spring play offers darker take on familiar fairy tale
Raiders down Patriots late in season-opening victory
Summit to address football concerns in Minnesota
Gorden to be inducted to MHSGCA Hall of Fame
Nordick selected as new Park Rapids Activities Director, head football coach
Area golf courses waiting on Mother Nature
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
friends & neighbors
Parent company of Herberger's could be headed for liquidation
Detroit Lakes couple forced to spend extra $2,000 on flights home after being stranded in Mexico by Sun Country
Peterson: Work mandate for food stamps imperils next farm bill
Arvig to boost workforce by 160
Ketter joins Mid-Minnesota as DL branch manager
Special music event coming to DL library April 24
What's coming up for arts and entertainment around the region
What's new in arts and entertainment around the region
Crawling with creativity: Detroit Lakes' 2nd Annual Art Crawl set for April 19-21
Stories sought for new musical set in Otter Tail County
Merle R. Meyer
George B. Scarborough
Family of slain child says multiple people called Otter Tail County social services
Letter: Help make these school projects community plans
Letter: Thumbs up to all you snowplow drivers
Letter: An alternative DL school building plan
Divided loyalties--don't be quick to judge
Ice-out shaping up to be late: Brutally cold April will impact May fishing opener
Wild turkey a success story in Minnesota
Snowy start to steelhead season: Despite snowstorm, Brule River anglers turn out for opener
Now is the time to clean, repair your birdhouses
Let's bring back the fishing pier at Dunton Locks
Getting ahead of the curve: Cancer rehab in DL helps patients get back into life
'We'll strive to be fair': Two of Becker County’s top legal eagles talk about upcoming judgeships
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
Letter: Ice palace co-chairs thank the community
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
October 26, 2016
'Boxcar house' generates freight train of reader response
The story and the picture sent in by Jim and Voni Specht, Hawley, Minn., was published last week. While demolishing an old house in Hawley, they...
October 26, 2016 - 9:46am
October 20, 2016
Slice of the ice; Lakes Curling Club gears up for new season
The Lakes Curling Club is rockin' and rollin' for its upcoming season, which is only weeks away. Open leagues play Tuesdays through Thursdays...
October 20, 2016 - 10:34am
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
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
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
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