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AgweekTV: 53rd Annual International Sugarbeet Institute at the Fargodome
Peak Wind Gusts
Saturday night rain totals
This spring, lakes should see an earlier ice-off date than in the past
Planning commission passes hotel proposal, council is next
Doubles success in focus for DL tennis
Chippewa Triathlon accepting registrants
Big expectations for Laker softball
Track teams fifth and sixth at Bemidji
Jernberg, Smith headed to USAG Regionals
Pushing the boundaries of her time
Turning back the pages
Grilled lamb chops provide quick, flavorful meal
Earnings limits apply to widow’s benefits
Friends & Neighbors
MN legislature talks Sunday liquor sales
Gas prices take big dip in Minnesota
Microsoft Dynamics Lunch ‘n Learn set
The Lodge receives Chairman’s Award
Good named partner at Pemberton Law
Crisis Center to hold annual banquet
MSUM hosting trio of authors at on-campus events April 13
Watch out for April Fool’s Day at library
Egg decorating class Tuesday at NYM center
Long Lake Theater season starts June 10
Foundations have big impact
Needed: Crash course in open records
Letter: Some lake officials push back against ‘aggressive’ DNR stocking of muskie
Question was a deal-breaker
Help for problem gamblers
Six of top 10 most popular state parks located in northern Minnesota
Signs of spring are all around: From migration to sugaring
Last week to ice fish
Comments sought on proposed deer goals
Governor’s budget would help maintain vitality of Minnesota state parks
Murder mystery at the Holmes
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
July 24, 2009
Reminder on Plant & Pest Clinics: Master Gardeners can help
Have a horticulture question? Ask one of the Becker County Master Gardeners during their plant and pest clinics from 9 a.m. to noon on July 27, 31, Aug. 3, 7, 10, 14, 17, 21, 24, 28, 31. Clinics are in the Becker County Extension Office, BC Human Services Building, Detroit Lakes.
July 24, 2009 - 3:01pm
Now is the time to plan for garden storage
Interest in gardening is at an all time high. Increases in food prices coupled with a sagging economy has sparked many families to begin growing some of their own food. It may amaze many first-time gardeners just how much food can be produced from a small backyard garden. Most...
July 24, 2009 - 2:57pm
July 12, 2009
Dancing dessert: Berry-filled Pavlova
For six years the Pavlova recipe was tucked into my "Summer Recipes" file. A cooking school classmate sent it to me with her penned comment beside...
entertainment / food / life
July 12, 2009 - 12:00am
June 21, 2009
Craving cupcakes? Try these red, white and blue treats for the Fourth
I love little surprises. A couple of weeks ago my son, Andy, came walking into my house with a lovely turquoise box in hand. He had just returned...
food / life
June 21, 2009 - 12:00am
June 3, 2009
This weekend: Buddy Holly, rodeo, power boat racing
Thursday, June 4 Storytelling, music Come to the library at 2 p.m. to hear Appalachian music and storytelling with performer John Peterson. Kazoos will be available so kids can join in on the jug band fun. These programs are free and a part of "Be Creative @ Your Library," the...
entertainment / music / events / outdoors / sports / life
June 3, 2009 - 8:14am
May 24, 2009
Surprise your taste buds with arugula salad
The flavor is a little unfamiliar. It's peppery. Or is it pungent? Maybe some would say a little bitter. But when you eat the delicate little...
food / life
May 24, 2009 - 12:00am
May 21, 2009
Lakes Homes brings garden therapy to residents for 10 years
Anyone who spends their spare time planting, pruning, watering and harvesting will tell you that there's something soothing about working with...
May 21, 2009 - 9:35am
You've got a green thumb, and it certainly shows. Your home is filled with plants of all types, and your yard is lush with vegetation. You've...
May 21, 2009 - 9:33am
Planning on building this spring? A few trends to look at
Trends come and go, but the green movement may be around for a while -- and architects are seeing more interest in energy efficiency and "healthier"...
May 21, 2009 - 9:30am
May 20, 2009
Plenty of reading material for summer
Even now -- especially now -- you need a break. For way too long, you've been scrimping and saving, concerned about your finances, your job, the mortgage, college funds, the economy in general. So this summer, don't you think it's a good idea to take a break, even if it's just...
entertainment / books / life
May 20, 2009 - 12:12pm
Iron Horse Rodeo Motorcycle Run to benefit food pantry
The Iron Horse Rodeo Motorcycle Run benefiting the Hawley Food Pantry is on Saturday, June 6. Registration begins at 9:30 a.m. and participants leave at 10 a.m. from the REACH office parking lot at 421 5th St. in Hawley. Entry Fee is $20 per bike (includes a t-shirt). Silent Auction...
Detroit Lakes / news / outdoors / sports / life
May 20, 2009 - 11:20am
May 1, 2009
Farmer, Homemaker of the Year
For 30 years now, Detroit Lakes residents Gary and Barb Schlauderaff have shared their home, their children and the daily business of running...
May 1, 2009 - 12:52pm
April 24, 2009
April 'Soy Baby' receives special gift
Jamie and Darcy Klein of Detroit Lakes, along with daughters Aislinn and Raegan, welcomed a fifth member of the family, son Grayson, on April...
Detroit Lakes / life
April 24, 2009 - 3:02pm
Farmers' tillage and residue options for spring
This spring presents many challenges for area farmers. Most residues from corn and soybean harvest are still standing, and many corn fields remain ready to combine when conditions allow. The soil under the residue is saturated. In some fields, deep ruts from October and November combining...
April 24, 2009 - 2:40pm
April 17, 2009
A master of her trade: Beaver skinner to be featured on TV show
Not many people are left in Kay Bachman's profession. The rural Detroit Lakes woman has been skinning beaver for more than 40 years.
Detroit Lakes / news / outdoors / life
April 17, 2009 - 5:36pm