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DL Speak Easy opens new Bean & Cream
Jeremiah Dagel joins Essentia Urgent Care
Michael Norby named as a retail champion
Joining a wedding on a budget
Low gas prices prompt more road trips
Tuesdays in the Park: Concert series starts June 7 in DL
World Ocean Day will be celebrated June 8
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Street Faire at the Lakes returns to DL
Glacial woman statue unveiling June 18 in Pelican
Edward M. Leitheiser
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Duane M. Hanson
Ruth Ann Aho
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Instead of just hoopla, let’s really support vets
The case for limited government
Letter: ‘Ashamed and embarrassed’ at school vote results
Letter: Voting is a right, not a privilege
Age not a factor in presidential race
Deer management good but needs improvement
Fishing, like the weather, is heating up
The wonderfully wild world of wetlands
State parks expand self-service options
What are ATV laws and regulations in MN?
150+ fun things to do!
2016 Detroit Lakes High School Grad Book
May Summer Scene
2016 events around the surrounding lakes area
North Country Scenic Trail runs through here
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
July 12, 2015
Blue-green algae suspected in dog death
Blue-green algae can be bad news for dogs – it is believed to have killed one near Elk River last month – and Detroit Lakes is not immune:...
News / Detroit Lakes
July 12, 2015 - 5:25am
July 9, 2015
Alexandria teen dies after contracting rare brain infection from lake
An Alexandria, Minn., teen has died after contracting a rare and severe brain infection while swimming in Lake Minnewaska in Pope County, according...
July 9, 2015 - 2:49pm
June 6, 2015
Is flowering rush treatment killing the cabbage?
For those that have been fishing on Big Detroit Lake, you have already noticed some significant changes since last year (and all the many years before). Those that put their first day in chasing musky Saturday will also have noticed. What is different? The many cabbage patches that...
outdoors / Brad Laabs
June 6, 2015 - 5:15am
May 24, 2015
Not responsible for all buoys
After years of marking various hazards in several lakes around the county, some are asking county deputies to mark even more. “Basically, it’s our responsibility to mark certain hazards, but we also do not have to mark every single hazard that is out there,” Becker County...
May 24, 2015 - 5:50am
February 3, 2015
Two believed missing in southwest Minnesota lake
LAKE BENTON, Minn. -- Authorities were searching Tuesday afternoon for a Lake Benton man and his girlfriend who apparently have died after going through the ice on the sprawling southwest Minnesota lake, which has the same name as the nearby town. Lake Benton is southwest of Marshall,...
February 3, 2015 - 4:11pm
January 15, 2013
On a mission for the boys: Parents lobby legislature for tougher DUI laws
The parents of two young Texas boys killed when a pickup truck ran over their tent in a Lake Metigoshe campground last summer have returned to...
January 15, 2013 - 8:55am
November 5, 2012
Official says children at risk an 'ongoing epidemic' at Spirit Lake in new report
A child who routinely soiled underpants as a defense against rape. Little boys brazenly engaging in outdoor sex acts.
November 5, 2012 - 8:59am
July 24, 2012
'I hope this leads to closure': Man charged with murder of two Spirit Lake children
After an agonizing 14 months of waiting and wondering, the people of the Spirit Lake Nation learned Monday that federal authorities had arrested...
July 24, 2012 - 1:50pm
June 22, 2012
Citing child abuse concerns, administrator urges halting Spirit Lake's funding
A federal human services administrator is urging sweeping steps to correct what he calls bureaucratic "inaction and excuses" in failing to protect...
June 22, 2012 - 9:14am
June 3, 2012
Minnesota's Northwest Angle seeks access through tribal lands
There's a deal in the works to trade 9,300 acres of Minnesota state-owned land in the Northwest Angle to the Red Lake Band of Chippewa to guarantee...
June 3, 2012 - 2:40pm
May 23, 2012
LP-A board renews, terminates teaching contracts
The Lake Park-Audubon School Board approved the renewal of four teaching contracts, but terminated several others at its monthly board meeting Tuesday. The contracts of probationary teachers Sandy Vetter (.4 FTE), Tammy Langworthy (.28 FTE), Carol Ricke (.28 FTE), LeeAnn Buttino...
May 23, 2012 - 3:19pm
January 19, 2012
Second LP-A girls' coach pleads guilty -- Myhre admits to touching player at 2009 tourney
ST. CLOUD, Minn. - A second Lake Park-Audubon girls' basketball coach accused of fondling one of two 17-year-old players in 2009 has pleaded...
January 19, 2012 - 12:23am
December 12, 2011
Tubes for the trapped: Minnesota man's product aimed at grain bin rescue
REYNOLDS, N.D. -- Seeing men die in an ugly fashion, buried in grain bins, pushed Dale Ekdahl to do something. The Elbow Lake, Minn., man, retired...
December 12, 2011 - 8:36am
November 29, 2011
Northland woman accused of illegally shooting two trophy bucks
A Two Harbors woman has been charged with taking two deer while hunting over bait and hunting without a valid license. The deer, both mature...
November 29, 2011 - 9:37am
November 18, 2011
Redby men plead guilty in Red Lake Reservation shooting death
Two Redby, Minn., men pleaded guilty Thursday in connection with a shooting death that left one man dead and two others injured last year on...
November 18, 2011 - 9:13am