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Dentists not smiling over state payments
Father-son shooting incident investigated Thursday in rural Perham
Man found dead near Dilworth by train tracks apparently froze to death
LP-A Kindergarten Roundup is March 18
Nine DLMS students in NW region honor band
Laker trio prepared for deep runs at state wrestling
DL Mites finish hockey season
Congratulations Laker Gymnastics
DL Squirts place sixth at international tournament
Nugget girls sweep season series with win at Frazee
Thursday Matters: Everyday Redemption
First White Earth newspaper found at Becker County Museum
Cream-based soups offer quick winter warm-up
Replacement SSA tax forms available online
Good oral hygiene helps keep smile healthy
Friends & Neighbors
Gas prices up again in Minnesota, nation
Marco Inc. purchases IT company, Solbrekk
Manufacturers to meet, talk exporting
Credit Union branch opening in DL location
Helping loved ones retire
Easton Corbin plays Shooting Star this Friday
Congressional Art Competition seeks high school artists
Black Violin brings classical-modern flare to Holmes stage Thursday
Potato Dumpling Dinner to benefit elderly
Wedding Extravaganza is March 1
Today is a goner and not worth haggling over
Letter: Obama is a ‘proper’ Christian who loves America
Letter: Dayton’s infrastructure plan makes sense for MN
Letter: Obama’s ISIS strategy a ‘ghost in a snow storm’
Letter: Minimum wage increase isn’t the way out of poverty
Minnesota moose population still down
Take a trip for early open water fishing
Irruptions are common when food is limited, conditions harsh
Northland Fat Bike Rally to be held in Bemidji
Wild turkey opportunities explored in DNR class
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