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NASA Mars rover finds evidence of life-friendly ancient lake
Twitter shares soar, near all-time high
Peterson: Farm bill talks close, bill heading for January vote
U.S. tech companies call for more controls on surveillance
Thousands memorialize actor Paul Walker at California car rally
Wild get just enough offense to beat Sharks
Vikings place TE Rudolph on IR
Ravens storm past Vikings in frantic finish
Frazee Wrestling Preview: Hornets reload for another run at title
Scoring buckets to be strength for Lady Hornets
In the Zone
Life after retirement: Retirees face financial, emotional challenges
Howard Kossover: Where Social Security benefits come from
Rylee Sue Fingalson
Niilo Adam Tervola Hultberg
Friends & Neighbors
Mark Greenig: Shakespeare fly fishing reels — so many choices
Brad Laabs: Snow makes for sketchy ice conditions
Blane Klemek: Wildlife have their own winter survival techniques
Best start to winter rec season since 2010
12 lakes open to spearing
Eric Bergeson: Don’t be cruel, but that’s how we get our laughs
Jeers to poor winter drivers
Randy Wilson: Property tax hikes needed for cities to play catch-up
Our Opinion: Quit putting off that flu vaccine
Lynn Hummel: Imagination and a pile of junk
With children now grown, Garth Brooks says he will tour again
Holiday Train’s a-comin’: December 16 stop planned in Detroit Lakes
Danell Haspel: A Homemade Christmas
Terri Schlichenmeyer: ‘The Dogs of Christmas’ is a holiday treasure
Saana Ensemble in NYM Friday
BISON TICKET AUCTION: Auction winner is John H at $150!!
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
May 29, 2009
Two accidents within 10 minutes on Highway 10
Wednesday afternoon was a bad time for accidents on Highway 10 West in Detroit Lakes, where there were two rear-end accidents reported within 10 minutes. At 12:44 p.m.
May 29, 2009 - 1:15pm
May 16, 2009
Super Service winner for May
Detroit Lakes / business
May 16, 2009 - 11:28am
St. Mary's Innovis presents awards
When the clinic and hospital merged to form St. Mary's Innovis Health, officials saw it as a way to make some changes. "We had an opportunity...
Detroit Lakes / news
May 16, 2009 - 11:10am