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Congressman Peterson's meeting with 'Ikes' tonight is cancelled
Capitol Chatter: Dayton lofts bonding hail Mary pass
New sailboat decorations added to beachfront: Ice Harvest Committee donation is thanks for community's support
DL's Leonard Thielen--Adam Thielen's grandpa--recounts his days as an ice harvester
Court backs Team Industries in injured worker case
DL Dance third and fifth at Pelican Invite
DL boys blowout Prowlers
Squirts capture home tournament title
Weber claims 120-pound title, Lakers fourth at Prowler Invite
Hibbert delivers dominant performance at Deadwood Snocross National
'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
Social Security supports veterans, active duty military personnel
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
friends & neighbors
MN gas cost rises more than six cents per gallon
Student video contest registration open: Cash prizes for schools and students
Your legal rights: Beware of utility shut-off scams
Keepin' it old 'skool': Old Skool Boutique in Lake Park expands inventory
Salute to Business & Industry
Lantern lit loveliness: Itasca State Park to host special evening activities this Saturday
One-act play subsections set Jan. 25: Detroit Lakes cast to present Ibsen's 'A Doll's House'
Depth perception: Photo exhibit at DL's Trinity Lutheran is 'layered with meaning'
Why do we celebrate MLK Day?
Ed & JoAnne Lillis
Michael & Fern (Zayic) Olson
Tom & Bertha
Richard "Moon" Mellen
Cordell "Corky" Kittelson
Presidents need oversight and scrutiny
Here comes the plow - what do you do?
To curb climate change, cities need the right design
Tongue frozen to flagpole? It happens
Letter: Take a close look at plans for the DL beach area
Hawk or falcon? Tricks to ID look-alike bird species
Bad things happen out there if you aren't prepared
The ice angler's landing net: Alexandria's Dresch makes a product to help get more fish in the pail
Looking back on the year in the outdoors--and ahead to 2018
Thinking small: Wetlands are a whole other world
Minnesota Made: Enjoy some movies shot in the Lake of 10,000 Lakes
For the love of the homeless: DL native Luke Pechmann poses for animal adoption pin-up calendar
Welcome to the dark side: Local museum's first 'After Dark' event brings sold-out crowds
Minn. mom, former Olympic swimmer, competes for $1M on Survivor TV show
His way to Broadway: Minnesota’s De’Lon Grant has made his Broadway debut in ‘Come from Away’
Construction of ice palace to start today: Cold weather causes slight delay, but still on schedule
A frozen crop: Detroit Lake hosts first ice harvest in nearly 50 years
A frozen crop: Detroit Lake hosts first ice harvest in nearly 50 years
DL's first plunge into Polar Fest: A look back at the beginnings of the area's biggest winter festival
'The Legend of King Isbit': DL's ice palace to be inhabited by a very special royal guest
Severe Weather Announcements (1)
East Grand Forks tops Thief River Falls in marathon
BEMIDJI -- Runs were not hard to come by Thursday as East Grand Forks defeated Thief River Falls 14-9 in the American Legion Sub-State 14 baseball tournament. Thief River Falls was up 8-5 after four innings and for the first time was held off the scoreboard in the top of the fifth. East...
July 23, 2015 - 11:20pm
No. 8 Fergus Falls upsets No. 1 Moorhead Blues
BEMIDJI -- Zach Thunselle came through for Fergus Falls in the ninth as they beat Moorhead 5-4 in the first round of the American Legion Sub-State 14 baseball tournament on Thursday. Top-seeded Moorhead plated three runs in the bottom of the eighth to tie the game at 4-4, but Logan...
July 23, 2015 - 6:21pm
Detroit Lakes survives Perham in extras
BEMIDJI -- Detroit Lakes and Perham got the American Legion baseball Sub-State 14 tournament off strong with Detroit Lakes scoring two runs in...
July 23, 2015 - 1:40pm
July 20, 2015
DL Legion wins two of three at Baseball Classic
The Detroit Lakes American Legion Post 15 baseball team won two of three games at the Northwest Carnival Baseball Classic over the weekend. The Classic is round robin baseball with no bracket format.
July 20, 2015 - 1:53pm
July 17, 2015
Buzz rally past DL Legion
The Perham Buzz broke a four-all tie in the sixth inning to rally and defeat Detroit Lakes 7-5 in American Legion baseball Thursday night at...
July 17, 2015 - 8:49am
July 7, 2015
Legion: Post 15 sweeps at Bemidji
Monday was a night to forget for the Bemidji American Legion baseball team as Detroit Lakes came in and took both games of a doubleheader, 3-1...
July 7, 2015 - 10:08am
June 26, 2015
Post 15 sweeps at Fergus Falls
Detroit Lakes Post 15 swept a doubleheader at Fergus Falls Post 30 Tuesday by scores of 4-3 and 9-4. Jordan Harms picked up saves in both games, while starters Connor Johnson and Kody Lefebvre notched pitching victories. DL trailed 4-3 in the sixth inning before rallying for...
June 26, 2015 - 9:03am
June 16, 2015
Post 15 splits with Moorhead Blues
Detroit Lakes Post 15 split a home doubleheader with the Moorhead Blues Monday in American Legion baseball action. DL outhit Moorhead 10-7 in the opener winning 5-3. Connor Johnson pitched six scoreless innings before the Blues got on the board in the seventh. The DL lefty...
June 16, 2015 - 9:20am
August 2, 2013
Post 15 is 2-and-out in playoffs
The Detroit Lakes Post 15 baseball team’s season ended in the District playoffs last weekend, after losing their first two games in Moorhead. Thief River Falls opened the tournament with a 7-4 victory over Post 15, while Fergus Falls eliminated DL with an 11-4 win. The DL...
August 2, 2013 - 4:09pm
July 31, 2013
American Legion state playoffs set to go
American Legion baseball teams from across Minnesota will be in Edina this weekend for the annual Minnesota American Legion State Tournament. A total of 16 teams will play in the double-elimination tournament at Edina’s Braemar Field complex. The winner of the tournament will...
July 31, 2013 - 11:00am
July 24, 2013
Post 15 slides in playoffs at No. 4
Post 15 will start District playoff action Thursday in Moorhead as the No. 4 seed and will face No. 5 Thief River Falls at 10 a.m. The tournament...
July 24, 2013 - 7:25am
July 19, 2013
Post 15’s Cihak pitches strong vs. PR
The Detroit Lakes Water Carnival Legion Baseball Tournament started off well for the Post 15 squad, as they downed Park Rapids 5-3 Thursday at...
July 19, 2013 - 3:31pm
July 17, 2013
Post 15 falters late in games
There was a reoccurring theme for the Detroit Lakes Post 15 baseball team, after it went 0-3 in the Gopher Classic over the weekend in Minneapolis. That 0-3 mark could have just as easily have been 3-0 if not for the bottom of the sixth inning. In all three contests, Post 15...
July 17, 2013 - 7:14am
July 10, 2013
Post 15 team rebounds from slump, wins 3 of last 4
After a disappointing 0-5 showing in the Fargo tournament to cap off the month of June, the Post 15 Legion baseball team has had a much more...
July 10, 2013 - 7:20am
July 5, 2013
Numbers game hurting DL’s Legion Post 15 team
Participation numbers have not been an issue for the Detroit Lakes American Legion baseball team. That changed this summer. Last weekend...
July 5, 2013 - 1:17pm