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Weather Alerts: Blizzard Watch Monday Night and Tuesday
Camp dedicated to military kids
Aaron's Weather Talk: March
Warming Up In March
DL man sentenced for threatening cop
Olson, Freeman qualify for state swimming and diving meet
Lucky Leprechaun 5K Fun Run March 14
Frazee's Tanner Reetz gets redemption with state wrestling title
DL advances to 8AAA basketball section final
Four Laker individuals and three relays advance to 5A swimming finals
Park Hotel was first hotel on corner
Turning back the pages
Learn more about Babe
Friday Matters: Everyday Christian
Thursday Matters: Everyday Redemption
Friends & Neighbors
Gas prices up again in Minnesota, nation
Marco Inc. purchases IT company, Solbrekk
Manufacturers to meet, talk exporting
Credit Union branch opening in DL location
Helping loved ones retire
Knights of Columbus to hold fish fry
Wood, Stoddard to play in NYM Saturday
Honor local physicians on Doctor’s Day, March 30
Ladysmith Black Mambazo’s unique sound has brought long-lived success
Easton Corbin plays Shooting Star this Friday
Resolve debate over oil conditioning vs. stabilizing
Workforce housing key to economic growth
Do your part to stop pest, AIS invasions
Letter: Congress should protect Minnesota’s waterways
Today is a goner and not worth haggling over
The wildlife of MN: The pileated woodpecker
Now is a good time to prep for open water season
The European starling is a transplant to North America
Ice house removal dates here
Take a trip for early open water fishing
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
February 28, 2010
Crawford wins Class 1A state beam championship
MINNEAPOLIS - Detroit Lakes junior Amy Crawford has been where no other Laker gymnast has been before -- on the state meet's first-place podium stand. Crawford won DL its first-ever gymnastics state championship Saturday inside the University of Minnesota's Sports Pavilion, when...
February 28, 2010 - 2:02pm
February 24, 2010
Toga party Friday in DL
This year, the Detroit Lakes Jaycees are helping feed the hungry. Next year, it'll be another worthy cause. The Jaycees are holding a Togas for Tummies event Friday in Speak Easy. "We are encouraging togas," Jaycee and Togas chairman Alma Alaniz said with a laugh.
February 24, 2010 - 10:52am
February 22, 2010
Laker gymnasts have record-setting Section 8-1A meet
PERHAM - The top two gymnastics teams in Class 1A will not be represented in the state meet Friday -- since both reside in Section 8-1A. For the No. 2 ranked Detroit Lakes gymnastics team, they were the ones left out, after No. 1 Perham clinched its eighth straight section championship...
February 22, 2010 - 2:23pm
February 12, 2010
Carol Kostka, Detroit Lakes, hurls a turkey down the lane during turkey bowling Wednesday afternoon in the St. Mary's Innovis Health parking...
February 12, 2010 - 11:34am
January 26, 2010
No. 1 Yellowjackets prevail over No. 2 Lakers
DETROIT LAKES - Nothing was decided in the battle between the top two Class 1A gymnastics teams in the state Friday evening, but there was proof on display that the Section 8-1A meet will be a spectacular one. The No. 1 Perham Yellowjackets downed the No. 2 Detroit Lakes squad...
January 26, 2010 - 3:15pm
July 15, 2009
Lots to do this week in the lakes area
The 74th annual Northwest Water Carnival schedule for this week includes Wednesday's ever-popular Water Fights at 7 p.m. in the DL City Park, as well as the Great Admiral's Hat Hunt and an Open Swim Meet. A full schedule is available at www.dlwatercarnival.com. *** "Be Creative...
Detroit Lakes / entertainment
July 15, 2009 - 12:40pm
July 13, 2009
Minnesota school districts preparing for pay freezes
As Minnesota school districts gear up for salary negotiations this summer, "pay freeze" is shaping up to be a catch phrase. In Breckenridge,...
news / Frazee
July 13, 2009 - 2:44pm
July 8, 2009
How clean is the lake? Check this Website
Conservation Minnesota introduces a Web site that makes it easy to check on anyone's favorite Minnesota lake. This summer, Minnesota families who want to know if their favorite Minnesota lake is clean enough for swimming and eating fish caught in the lake have an easy way to find...
July 8, 2009 - 10:41am
July 7, 2009
DNR steps up surveillance on West Battle, Otter Tail lakes because of zebra mussel
Two area lakes will be the target of DNR stepped up surveillance next week because of a zebra mussel scare. Conservation officers will be stepping up surveillance and enforcement on West Battle Lake and Otter Tail lakes. Boaters will be allowed to have water in live wells or bait...
news / outdoors
July 7, 2009 - 1:43pm
June 26, 2009
Weedlines can provide consistant fishing
As summer progresses, gamefish throughout the Midwest will be found in a variety of areas in a body of water. They are looking for food, and, depending on the lake, food can be found in a variety of areas. In some lakes, walleyes will be feeding on perch in deep water. In other lakes,...
June 26, 2009 - 3:05pm
June 17, 2009
Passing of the torch
June 17, 2009 - 11:07am
The swamp returns
People love the water! Why else would they drive miles and pay millions to spend a few weekends per year on the edge of a lake? There's something calming about a body of water, and not just a lake. People close to oceans or rivers say the same, at least when the waters aren't...
June 17, 2009 - 10:59am
June 10, 2009
Duluth handles Grand Forks wind turbines
DULUTH - Duluth handled the first shipment of wind power equipment it has seen this season Tuesday. In seasons past, a June shipment of wind...
news / business
June 10, 2009 - 9:23am
Crush the Rush returning later this month
The Crush the Rush event is on once again this summer. Although permits aren't in hand as of yet, organizers are moving forward and planning...
Detroit Lakes / news
June 10, 2009 - 9:13am