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Minnesota Super Bowl Host Committee donates 36k to DL Boys & Girls Club
Not drinking or driving, teens increasingly put off traditional markers of adulthood
Former Minn. assistant principal plans guilty pleas to charges related to explicit childrens' images
Study shows playing football before age 12 can lead to mood and behavior issues
Minnesota school accountability system up for review to meet federal standards
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Area pro and college sports briefs
DL Whalers capture squirt hockey title in Fargo
Raiders push win streak to three games
Laker volleyball runners-up at Hawley Invite
Girls soccer picks up sixth win in eight games
"The first day at school wasn't the worst day": Story from 1977 rings true today
Social Security celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month
Column: Sleeping with a neanderthal
Column: The very first school in Becker County
3 pumpkin-themed recipes to satisfy your sweet tooth
friends & neighbors
Flipping houses--it's not like TV
Arvig schedules cut-over date for all-digital conversion in Ada, Callaway, Glyndon, Hawley and Lake Park
Nurse practitioner joins Essentia Health-Park Rapids Clinic
MN gas prices up slightly over last week
Essentia Health Welcomes General Surgeon in Detroit Lakes
Fargo photographer exhibiting his work at Trinity Lutheran this month
NYM Cultural Center to host fiber arts classes Sept. 22-23
Eagles tribute show to open new season at the Holmes
'Sulfer Springs' is a can't miss read for Krueger mystery fans
Lakes Area Chorale headed for New York City: Picnic, info meeting on joining local community choir set for Sunday
Beejay Eckman and Tracy Nealis
Nena Rae Bartnes
Jerry & Monica Thunstrom
Alton O. Haugen
Leo L. Rabideaux
Eva Della Fritz
Anna Mae Nelson
It all started with an apple
Letter: Brain injury survivor provides bike helmets for kids
Marine recruit supports Tobacco 21 in DL
Warm up with roasted eggplant and garlic soup
This argument against Tobacco 21 should go up in smoke
A sight to make the neighbor drop his rake
Autumn full moons are fun times to fish
Black bears live in the shadows
Time for cooler-weather boat maintenance
Grosbeaks sure brighten up a wintertime yard
His way to Broadway: Minnesota’s De’Lon Grant has made his Broadway debut in ‘Come from Away’
Consume those leafy greens for a healthy body
You've gotta have faith: Christian filmmakers start up business, teaching academy in rural Audubon
My Christmas in Denmark: Different traditions, same feel
Late arrival for New Year's baby: First birth of 2017 at Essentia Health-St. Mary's is Azyloh Roberts
pine to palm
Bison golf no longer that other minor sport at NDSU
Gillam snaps Renner’s streak to take Super Senior crown
Piatz picks up second Pine to Palm Mid-Am title
Ystebo cruises to Pine to Palm Senior title
Chris Swenson captures the 85th Pine to Palm championship
February 14, 2017
Native Pride Arts Dancer Larry Yazzie returning to Park Rapids
After an enthusiastic community response to his program in September, Native Pride Dancer Larry Yazzie will return for an encore performance....
February 14, 2017 - 6:00pm
February 12, 2017
'The bird is the word': MN author to reflect on state's rock music history at Monday library talk
Do you love that old time rock 'n' roll? Does it make you reminisce about the days of old? Then you might want to head on over to the Detroit...
February 12, 2017 - 2:00pm
February 7, 2017
'Blind Date with a Book'
During February, the librarians at the Detroit Lakes Public Library will play matchmaker — creating connections between their customers...
February 7, 2017 - 6:00pm
Garrison Keillor coming to Detroit Lakes April 27
A 15-year quest by Detroit Lakes Public Library Director Mary Haney has finally come to fruition: Garrison Keillor is coming to DL on April 27...
February 7, 2017 - 2:00pm
January 8, 2017
January is National Birth Defects Prevention Month
Do you know what the number one killer of babies is? If you guessed premature births, you would be right! According to the March of Dimes website,...
January 8, 2017 - 3:00pm
December 22, 2016
Happy Holidays from the Detroit Lakes Library
Christmas is upon us, and many of us will be traveling to be with family during the holidays. According to the United States Department of Transportation's...
December 22, 2016 - 8:00pm
November 24, 2016
November is National Adoption Month
National Adoption Month has its roots in Massachusetts, where in 1976, Governor Michael Dukakis declared an adoption week. By 1984, President...
November 24, 2016 - 3:05pm
November 10, 2016
Acts of heroism, rediscovered; Former Detroit Lakes man, KIA in Korea, is focus of author’s Nov. 10 library presentation
The first Becker County soldier who died in the Korean War will be the focus of a presentation by "Prairie Boys at War" author Merry Helm at...
November 10, 2016 - 12:22pm
November 4, 2016
Exercise your right to vote; Election Day 2016 is this Tuesday
Ever wondered why we vote on a Tuesday in November? According to the History Channel's website, our agrarian past is the reason. Most people...
November 4, 2016 - 3:53pm
October 10, 2016
Oct. 16 is World Food Day
World Food Day is one of the United Nations' most celebrated days! According to the Food and Agriculture Organization page on the UN website,...
October 10, 2016 - 5:00am
September 25, 2016
It's time to put a stop to bullying
Did you know the government has a website that deals solely with bullying? It is stopbullying.gov. On that website they have posted the first...
September 25, 2016 - 6:53am
September 3, 2016
Inventor of Labor Day holiday still disputed
Who invented Labor Day? There are two contenders for the title of Labor Day inventor. We will never know for certain if Matthew Maguire (International...
September 3, 2016 - 5:00am
August 28, 2016
Time to head back to school with your friends at the library
It's back to school time again! Parents are dashing here and there for those last minute school supplies, and kids are starting to feel a bit...
August 28, 2016 - 5:00am
August 11, 2016
Library can help learn about wheat harvest
Wheat harvest is a yearly ritual that usually takes place in August. According to the Iowa University’s Department of Agronomy, the per capita consumption of wheat in the U.S. exceeds that of any other single food staple. That may be because wheat is the major ingredient in most...
August 11, 2016 - 5:35am
July 30, 2016
August is National Immunization Awareness Month!
August is designated as National Immunization Awareness Month. According to the CDC (Center for Disease Control), “the diseases that vaccines prevent can be dangerous, or even deadly. Vaccines reduce the risk of infection by working with the body’s natural defenses to help it...
July 30, 2016 - 5:40am