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Nolan wants Enbridge Sandpiper route moved south
Genealogical society re-elects same officers
Trooper answers your trailer, license questions
West Fargo mother charged in her baby’s death
Missing Minnesota park employee found OK after nine-hour search
No. 8 seed DL upsets top-seeded Blues at Legion tournament
‘No Mercy III’ will follow up on MMA success
‘Shorty Memorial’ is July 28-30 in Frazee
Records on Super Bowl bid show NFL request for snowplowing priority
Kluwe’s quest for justice turns in different direction
In the Zone
Photo of the Day
Host families needed for exchange students; group forming soon
Goeun Park: Little brothers can grow up to be friends
Holly McCamant: Camp counselor has best three weeks at camp ever
STAR competition: LPA students head to national conference
Friends & Neighbors
WE Fest 2014
79th Annual Northwest Water Carnival
Garden-grown delights: Union Central residents enjoying fresh veggies this summer
Kings of the kitchen
Assumption Catholic Church ‘blessed’ with parish center
Minnesota DNR to allow more licenses, set higher harvest level for 2014 wolf hunt
Minnesota scales back deer hunt
Mussels on Green Lake?
Brad Laabs: High water can cause dramatic changes on area lakes
Blane Klemek: Adaptable kestrels probably the most observed raptor
Continental Land Co. of LP hires Monson
MN gas prices take nearly 9-cent drop
Radiologist joins DL’s Essentia-St. Mary’s
Tuning up the business: Oil isn’t the only thing Valvoline is changing
Gasoline experts say ‘shop around’ for dips
Water Carnival hit all high notes
Lynn Hummel: War is hell and never over for many vets
Ventura gets leafy spurge; Roses to BCBS
Letter: Politicians shouldn’t expect Israel to give up land
Letter: Poor decision by county to re-surface Frazee Main St.
It’s no tall tale: Library has scoop on MN folklore
The Shadows will play Friday at Holmes
ChalkFest set Aug. 11
Artist creating painted keepsakes for lakes area residents
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