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No smoking in public housing? New federal smoke-free rule affects Minnesotans
Man wielding knife is arrested in lobby of Becker County Human Services
MnDOT releases statewide freight system plan
Felony charge of violating a restraining order is dismissed
Fluctuating home values?: New software at Becker County Assessor’s Office could be responsible
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Raiders control tempo in victory over Rebels
Trojans use scoring runs to spoil Hornet opener
Laker dance teams kick off season at home Saturday
Laker boys start season with big home stand and new coaching staff
Two-time defending champs heavy favorites in Class A
Establishing an early homestead in Becker County (Part 2 of 3)
Reacting the christian way
Lakes Area Prayer Wall
First Lutheran Foundation of Detroit Lakes
St. Luke's Episcopal Church has a new Little Free Library outside their doors
Friends & Neighbors
It's a farm-fresh family thing: Roasted, Baked in DL set to open
Gas prices up average of three cents in Minnesota
Practical money matters: Focus on credit factors, not credit scores
Tax delinquency list updated
ERA Northland has a new realtor
'World's best tribute to young Elvis' comes to Detroit Lakes Saturday
Area students participating in Concordia Christmas Concerts
Award-winning country artist Phil Vassar coming to Shooting Star Friday
Great American Think-Off solicits questions for anniversary debate
It's beginning to look a lot like...
Lorna M. Schons
Eugene (Gene) A. Nelson
Lorna M. Schons
Dwight E. Teiken
Welcome to Washington, Mr. President-Elect
Letter: Osage gun range story should have focused on neighbors
Editorial: Minnesota is second-most charitable state
What goes around comes around?
This DFLer hopes Trump is a pragmatist
It's December, bring on the ice fishing!
This is the time to go after trophy muskies
Wanted: More deer hunters in Minnesota
Now is the time to plan a Boundary Waters trip
Lot of activity as autumn turns towards winter
Wearing their hearts on their sleeves: Detroit Lakes siblings launch Arktikos clothing line to help polar bears
Duck for President! No, Farmer Brown!: Mock election, book reading, patriotic crafts and more at museum Saturday
Ben Affleck's 'The Accountant' Dominates with $24.7 Million
Puppies saved from high-kill Texas shelter look for DL homes
A surprising celebration: DL's LuAnn Porter honored for 25 years with United Way
Pine to Palm
May 25, 2012
Grand Forks boy, 5, gets hole-in-one
Step aside Tiger Woods, the golf world has a new prodigy. Meet Carter Olson, a 5-year-old from Grand Forks who recently made a hole-in-one....
May 25, 2012 - 8:46am
September 18, 2011
ALWAYS IN SEASON: Gulls present challenges for birders
Gulls may be the most opportunistic birds. This struck me forcefully last week, when I encountered a flock of gulls following a tractor. The...
September 18, 2011 - 12:03pm
May 13, 2011
CLIMB FOR HEROES: Grand Forks' Ben Lunak among soldiers, NFL types to scale Mount Kilimanjaro
Ben Lunak of Grand Forks will start today on a climb of Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania, Africa. The climbing expedition includes Lunak and three...
May 13, 2011 - 8:34am
March 14, 2011
The Laker 2011 Class generates three state championships
Back in 2006, one of the best crops of senior athletes came out of Detroit Lakes. That Laker class produced four high-quality athletes who went on to collegiate success, with three of them on the D-I level and all left the halls of DLHS as one of the best in their sports of all...
March 14, 2011 - 12:51pm
November 17, 2010
Mahnomen killer stockpiled his medications
Timothy James Thorson went off his medication a couple of days before he killed an elderly Mahnomen couple because he says he was worried changes...
November 17, 2010 - 12:53am
In the Zone: Twins have a different approach to playoffs this time around
Six banners or one ring? Which one is more coveted? The Star Tribune's columnist Jim Souhan had an excellent article in last week's edition about the Minnesota Twins being "envious" of the Chicago White Sox. Yes, you read that correctly. The Twins are envious of the White...
September 17, 2010 - 11:21pm
August 6, 2010
In the Zone: Journalist ethics went out the window with latest Favre report
"Don't shoot the messenger" has been an adage used by journalists when reporting controversial subjects, in essence saying the media is only reporting the facts of the story, not making them up. But with the latest saga of the long-going Brett Favre Circus, the sports reporters...
August 6, 2010 - 2:22pm
April 28, 2010
In the Zone: Bypassing a QB the right move for Vikes
Chad Greenway. Adrian Peterson. Jared Allen. Percy Harvin. These are the four names in which the Brad Childress regime has drafted -- or traded for in Allen's case -- in the first round of the NFL Draft. There's been plenty of flash, excitement and production. And, plenty...
April 28, 2010 - 4:34pm
October 24, 2008
Builders pitch in to build ramp
On Oct. 11, the Lake Region Builders came together to build a temporary wheel chair ramp for Mike Smith. Smith is the tow truck driver who was injured at the Soo Pass Ranch while helping emergency workers set up for a disaster drill. TS Dock & Lift Service provided two dock sections...
October 24, 2008 - 12:00am
October 21, 2008
Coleman brings his 'Hope Express' to DL, Park Rapids on Wednesday
Sen Norm Coleman will bring his "Hope Express" Tour to Park Rapids, Detroit Lakes, Wadena, Brainerd and Little Falls on Wednesday. Coleman will spend the rest of the campaign season on the trail, meeting with Minnesotans in coffee shops and along Main Street to listen to their concerns...
October 21, 2008 - 12:00am
October 10, 2008
Forest fungi in bloom
October 10, 2008 - 12:00am
October 1, 2008
Musician, storyteller in Perham Saturday
Friday, Oct. 3 Angel Investing Minnesota State Community and Technical College host a free seminar on Angel Investing at 10 a.m. Lunch is included and follows the presentation. The speakers are University of North Dakota graduate students who have practical venture investment experience...
October 1, 2008 - 12:00am
September 26, 2008
Use big baits to catch big bass in the fall
Autumn is a wonderful season for anyone who enjoys outdoor activities. This time of year is especially attractive to anglers. Most species of fish that are found in the Midwest are more susceptible to an angler's presentation now, but that creates a bit of a challenge also. The...
September 26, 2008 - 12:00am
September 24, 2008
Two area farms participating in alpaca tour
The fifth annual Alpacas of Minnesota Farm Tour will be held Friday and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. More than 50 member farms of Alpacas of Minnesota will open their farms to the public. This is a once-a-year opportunity for the public to visit alpaca farms in their area to...
September 24, 2008 - 12:00am
Jury trial date set in child punishment case
A jury trial has been set for next month for Kevin Marlen Blomseth, 39, of 1760 Long Bridge Road, Lot 18, Detroit Lakes, who is charged with felony malicious punishment of a child and felony domestic assault. On April 12 at 10:25 p.m., a vehicle pulled up to the Detroit Lakes police...
September 24, 2008 - 12:00am