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Grain bin catches fire northwest of Lake Park
Update: Two people escape house fire in Detroit Lakes
Studies suggest legalizing marijuana could help opioid epidemic
Central Minnesota boy dies month after crash with semi-truck
Striking down barriers: Frazee's new Adaptive Bowling Team, Unified Phy Ed class get acceptance, friendship and inclusion on a roll
Hornet nine open with win at Crookston
UCB track teams fourth at Barnesville Booster
Sharp “best boxer” in Proctor
Herzog medalist, Laker girls win at The Meadows
Smith claims Top 20 Big Ten finish
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
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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
Evie Svare and Fran Nelson
Rose R. Duescher
Steven P. Leitheiser
The wolf is a Minnesota treasure
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
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
March 16, 2018
Gymnasts' four-peat a new feat at DLHS
Editor’s Note: This is part one of two detailing seven days in Detroit Lakes athletics that produced unique state champions on back-to-back...
March 16, 2018 - 9:00am
February 17, 2018
Snow much fun: DLHS art students make larger-than-life snow sculptures as part of Polar Fest
They said it was kind of like building a snowman—but a lot more complicated. Bundled up in their snowsuits and wielding tools of all shapes...
February 17, 2018 - 12:00pm
January 29, 2018
We would like to congratulate the 2018 Snoball Candidates. Click here to view the full Snoball activity schedule. Good luck, Lakers! (sponsored)
January 29, 2018 - 11:08am
December 22, 2017
‘He always had a plan’ - Adam Thielen’s unlikely rise to NFL stardom
On the outskirts of Detroit Lakes, the Johnson family made a dirt path through the woods to the nearest home, a quarter of a mile away. Seven-year-old...
December 22, 2017 - 1:48pm
December 21, 2017
Laker boys edge Lumberjacks by five
Two top three finishes in the breaststroke gave Detroit Lakes enough points to seal a victory over Bemidji after the final relay Tuesday, Dec....
December 21, 2017 - 5:24pm
December 20, 2017
Ski teams begin season at Grand Rapids Invite
The Detroit Lakes Nordic Ski teams got the season underway at the Grand Rapids Invitational at Mt. Itasca in Coleraine Wednesday morning. Aaron...
December 20, 2017 - 4:08pm
Lakers post third straight dual victory
The Detroit Lakes wrestling team improved to 3-0 in duals Tuesday night after a 46-12 victory over United Clay Becker at Ralph Anderson Gymnasium....
December 20, 2017 - 10:11am
DL gymnasts capture section victory at Perham
Junior Justine Lawrence returned to the Detroit Lakes gymnastics lineup after missing time and captured all-around honors to lead the Lakers...
December 20, 2017 - 9:42am
Davies doubles up Laker girls
The Laker girls hockey team responded from a two-goal deficit to tie the game in the third period but Lauren Hanson scored the game-winner as...
December 20, 2017 - 8:44am
December 18, 2017
Late power play goal gives Governor’s win at DL
Power plays were the difference late in the game Saturday at Kent Freeman Arena as the St. Paul Johnson Governors stifled a five-minute major...
December 18, 2017 - 12:43pm
Laker Swimmers fall in dual at Moorhead
The Detroit Lakes boys swimming and diving team recorded victories in two events in a 102-81 dual loss to the Moorhead Spuds in Moorhead Friday...
December 18, 2017 - 10:07am
December 16, 2017
Panthers own second half against DL to stay perfect in the Mid-State
The Laker girls basketball team fell to 0-6 on the season despite the best offensive output this year in a 71-55 Mid-State Conference loss to...
December 16, 2017 - 11:26am
Unbeaten Patriots hand Laker boys second Mid-State loss
Alexandria captures first section win over DL Saturday
December 16, 2017 - 10:49am
December 15, 2017
Cardinals pull away from DL in second half
Emma Schmidt scored all 14 of her points in the second half to lead the defending section champion Alexandria Cardinals to a 51-31 victory over...
December 15, 2017 - 11:14am
December 13, 2017
Laker wrestlers impressive in win over Bemidji
Detroit Lakes never trailed to improve to 2-0 in dual matches after a 41-33 victory over former section rivals Bemidji Tuesday night at Ralph...
December 13, 2017 - 11:09am