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History evolving: Becker County museum to become children, science museum
Al Franken, 'Giant of the Senate': Minnesota Senator visits Detroit Lakes, talks career pathways
Survival of Sears and Kmart is in doubt
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Otters' late charge falls short in state opener
Area gymnasts ready for state USAG
Mom's fight with cancer shaped the attitude of LP-A's Raaen
Good luck at State, Raiders!
Ninth annual old-timers wrestling tournament
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Planning will help you see green in retirement
An evening of music and storytelling: Chinese entertainer Gao Hong to perform Thursday in NYM
Wednesday matters: Everyday prayers
Column: Beware of "Can you hear me?" scam calls
Friends & Neighbors
Ryan Hanson Homes has new licensed realtor
Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Joins Essentia Health in Detroit Lakes
Back in business: Audubon Liquor Store purchased by brothers-in-law
Norby's recognized for 90 years of membership
L&M Fleet Supply earns honor from Cub Cadet as one of the top dealers in America
Full WE Fest lineup announced
'Beauty and the Beast' debuts to magical $350M globally
Women on a roll: Female directors dominate at Fargo Film Festival
'Wheel of Fortune' unfortunate guess goes viral
'Sesame Street' to welcome muppet character with autism
Donna Mae Graffis
Lyle E. Donley
Jeffrey M. Webber
Irene Leona Johnson
Ronald "Sam" F. Samuelson
Letter: 'Extreme vetting' is a sham--we're already as safe as we can be
Letter: Eken says attack against him by fellow senator was 'flat-out lie'
Another Republican wedge issue to divide Minnesotans?
Letter: 'Repeal and replace' plan means tax cuts for the rich, fewer health benefits for the American people
Now is the time for next Farm Bill
Signs of spring: The lark and pasque flowers
Brad Laabs column: There's still quality lake ice for fishing
Waiting for Woodie Camp: Young waterfowlers can attend free, weeklong summer camp
Blane Klemek column: Pileated woodpecker can hollow out trees like a buzzsaw
Brad Laabs column: Get your poop in a scoop and clean up the lake, anglers!
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
DLHS named 'Safe Sports School'
A $10,000 drop in the bucket: Red Kettle campaign gets big boost from anonymous donor in DL
Pine to Palm
March 18, 2017
Spring has arrived at the Detroit Lakes Library
Daylight savings time had us spring ahead on March 12, which always helps a lot with the winter blahs, and this week the spring equinox took...
March 18, 2017 - 7:00pm
March 16, 2017
Be our guest: Beauty & the Beast Ball set March 23 at DL library
Fans of the fairy tale, "Beauty and the Beast" are invited to the Detroit Lakes Public Library (1000 Washington Ave.) for a Beauty and the Beast Ball on Thursday, March 23 from 3:30-5 p.m. Come for tea and "grey stuff" (it's delicious!), spark your creativity with crafts inspired...
March 16, 2017 - 11:00am
March 15, 2017
Canine lovers, take note: National Puppy Day is almost here
National Puppy Day has been observed since 2006 on March 23rd, and has gone international thanks to the internet. You may ask, what's the purpose...
March 15, 2017 - 3:00pm
February 21, 2017
February is Black History Month
Black History month celebrates the contributions made by people of color throughout U.S. History. We all learned in school that George Washington...
February 21, 2017 - 6:00pm
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