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Astronauts prepare for first spacewalk since helmet leak problem
Transportation to VA medical centers ready for veterans
Verizon to detail government information requests
Tips for staying safe on roads
New Mexico Supreme Court rules to allow same-sex marriage
Love, Pekovic lead Wolves over Blazers
Laker Hall of Honor accepting nominations for 2014 class
Braves obtain Twins' Doumit in trade
Vikings chuck Freeman audition in favor of competing with Cassel
Boys Basketball: Cihak goes off on Pats to pace DL to Mid-State win
In the Zone
Canadian Pacific Holiday Train made its annual stop in DL Monday
Caught up in the gifts: Thankfulness, gratitude should last through Christmas, not just stop after Thanksgiving
Jessica Karley: Masala Chai provides delicious spin on familiar dessert
Howard Kossover: Social Security benefits did not originally include cost-of-living adjustment
Friends & Neighbors
It's official: Bull elk is a Minnesota record
Brad Laabs: New products help drive ice fishing industry
Blane Klemek: Minnesota’s resident wildlife tough it out through the winter
Don’t look past late season pheasants
Preliminary ‘13 deer harvest numbers released
Foltz Trucking coordinates local toy drive
Gervais moves stylist chair to Personal FX
Shoremaster names local dealer top pick
Solid U.S. retail sales boost economic outlook
Audubon neighbors find perfect business match
Our Opinion: FDA acts to curb farm antibiotics
Lynn Hummel: Lessons on standing in line
Letter: Thank you for support, kindness, generocity
Letter: GOP ‘Wrecking Crew’ should leave the Pope alone
Our Opinion: Too cold to enjoy Christmas?
'Anchorman 2' revives cult classic, but has Ron Burgundy sold out?
Lonestar’s holiday show is Friday at Shooting Star
Rock & Roll Christmas Spectacular tonight at Historic Holmes Theatre
Travis Tritt, 2 other acts added to WE Fest lineup
Danell Haspel: Ideas for holiday get-togethers at library
BISON TICKET AUCTION: Auction winner is John H at $150!!
March 24, 2008
Man sentenced after firing gun to scare hogs home
Michael Lynn Taylor, 53, of 11818 County Road 39, Frazee was sentenced in Becker County District Court for possession of firearms by a convicted felon. On April 21, deputies responded to his residence on a report of his hogs being loose in a neighbor's field. He had fired a 12-gauge...
March 24, 2008 - 12:00am
March 22, 2008
Lynn Hummel column: Yes, you too can wear iron pants
A recent article on the 2008 Democratic presidential sweepstakes referred to Hillary Clinton as "The Iron Lady" who is conducting an "iron pants" campaign. We'll discuss the Clinton campaign style shortly, but first a few words about "iron pants." Back during the cold war years...
March 22, 2008 - 12:00am
March 9, 2008
Lynn Hummel column: The before the bucket list
There is a recent movie titled "The Bucket List" that folks seem to be enjoying a great deal. I haven't seen it, but what I've heard is that it's about two old geezers, played by Jack Nicholson and Morgan Freeman, both of whom have serious (maybe terminal, I'm not sure) health problems...
March 9, 2008 - 12:00am
March 1, 2008
Pony Express- Leave your pants at home
If you live in Boise, Idaho, you are probably looking forward to Boise's First Annual No Pants Day scheduled for May 2, 2008. The purpose of the event in Boise is to call attention to the dismal state of mass transportation and the need for more intelligent transportation solutions....
March 1, 2008 - 12:00am
February 18, 2008
Lynn Hummel column: Spaghetti dinners to support health care
DETROIT LAKES -- How can we tell if something needs to be changed in our health care system? I got a flyer today with a picture of a young mother with colon cancer. She is undergoing treatment at a major medical center in our area. She is on medical leave now, but she has been a...
February 18, 2008 - 12:00am
February 9, 2008
Lynn Hummel column: Respecting our ancestors
When my grandpa Gottlieb gathered his five children and pregnant wife in 1903 to leave Klostitz, Bessarabia to come to America to farm and homestead in North Dakota, he brought nothing more than his family, his values and $700. I learned something about his values but I never knew...
February 9, 2008 - 12:00am
January 26, 2008
Lynn Hummel column: Doubt makes the world go around
Dorothy Parker (1893-1967), short story writer, poet and humorist once wrote, "Four be the things I'd been better without: love, curiosity, freckles and doubt." I'd been raised to believe that love, curiosity and freckles were all wonderful. But doubt was always -- well, doubtful....
January 26, 2008 - 12:00am