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Post-oil boom, drug prices fall as gang trafficking increases
New Camp Ripley exhibit gives visitors a look at WWI
Exploration gaining steam: Rush of interest in Northland gold
Six children injured in ATV accident in Becker County
Local golfers compete at The Birchmont
Cubs defeat Sox for Little League title
DL Babe Ruth team wraps season at districts
Three-time champion Jack Rule to play in 2016 Pine to Palm
DCC 100 celebration Thursday at Pavilion
These s’mores can be made any time of year
Jorgenson piano students end season with recital, awards
Social Secuirty: Thank you for last 31 years… and goodbye
Essentia Health hospitals work with local groups to identify health needs and improve community health
Friends & Neighbors
‘Bait boys’ take over Quality Bait and Tackle
Encouraging good spending
MN property tax refund filing tips
Tips on insurance and storm damage claims
Former patrons buy Bleachers
‘Annie Get Your Gun’ has strong native presence
Bluestem extends summer concert series into October
Apple Music buys ‘Carpool Karaoke’ TV series
Park Rapids Crazy Days July 28-29
Frazee Turkey Days set for July 29-31
Julie Ann Stewart
Timothy J. Karsnia
Dean W. Sanders
David Lomen Stenseth
Cheers to young volunteers
Sound & fury drowns out the issues
ND should have left ‘Red Tomahawk’ image on its 4,000-plus highway signs
Running with the fools
Woman born of native-white parents wonders how DL can close cultural gap
Northwest MN Fishing Report
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
DNR advice for handling damaged trees
Time to get over trauma, learn to cast
Birds vary wildly in how, where they build nests
Becker County Fair Premium List
Celebrating Solstice at Richwood Winery
June Summer Scene
Biking becoming bigger with area trails
Get out and golf
May 31, 2016
Memorial Day is a time to reflect upon and honor the sacrifices of our military
This past Monday was a day for patriotic parades, 21-gun salutes, and remembering our military veterans and fallen soldiers, past and present:...
May 31, 2016 - 3:51pm
May 29, 2016
Local soldiers are remembered as a decade passes since their ultimate sacrifice
Sacrifice. It can be a word hard for somebody to wrap their minds around when the word truly becomes reality. Before that word hits home, it...
May 29, 2016 - 5:40am
May 25, 2016
Lakes Area gears up for Memorial Day events
Every year on Memorial Day, tens of thousands of people gather in communities across the country to remember our veterans, living and dead, who...
May 25, 2016 - 9:26am
May 20, 2016
Ogema VFW Post to pay many tributes Memorial Day
Memorial day may be all about barbecues and an extra day off from work for some, but there are always those who make sure the holiday is celebrated...
May 20, 2016 - 5:15am
May 27, 2015
Hundreds honor the fallen on a dreary Memorial Day
Monday’s steady rainfall may have put a damper on the scheduled parade through downtown Detroit Lakes, but it didn’t prevent some 200 people...
May 27, 2015 - 11:45am
May 23, 2015
Library summer kickoff set May 28
“Read to the Rhythm” is the theme of this year’s summer reading program at the Detroit Lakes Library. We will kick-off the summer with “Ribbiting Rhythm” this Thursday, May 28 at 2 p.m. Mandy Erickson, Fisheries Specialist with the local Department of Natural Resources,...
May 23, 2015 - 5:30am
May 22, 2015
The picture-perfect weather this friday will slowly turn to rain over the weekend. But slowly. Saturday will bring increasing clouds but nothing...
May 22, 2015 - 6:42pm
Tough traffic expected in DL after Memorial Day
Drivers in the Detroit Lakes area can expect a brief reprieve this weekend from some of the area’s recent construction-induced traffic delays...
May 22, 2015 - 2:29pm
May 21, 2015
Lane closures on Highway 10 in Detroit Lakes lifted for Memorial Day weekend
Motorists will find all four lanes of Highway 10 on the west side of Detroit Lakes open for Memorial Day weekend travel. A traffic shift will remain in place on Highway 59 just south of Highway 10. The four driving lanes on Highway 10 will open from midday Friday, May 22, until...
May 21, 2015 - 12:30pm
May 17, 2015
Local vets to hold Memorial events
The veterans will march, the trumpets will sound, and the flags will fly. It is all part of the annual Memorial Day tradition that splashes patriotic...
May 17, 2015 - 5:00am
May 27, 2014
Memorial Day is about more than picnics and beach barbecues
Memorial Day is the unofficial start of summer — a day that many local residents spend enjoying a picnic in the park or a day at the beach...
May 27, 2014 - 3:58pm
May 24, 2014
Happy Memorial Day from Detroit Lakes Library
It’s time to kick off the summer season… warm up the grill, bring out the sandals, and soak up the sun! Memorial Day is the unofficial...
May 24, 2014 - 12:00pm
May 21, 2014
Memorial Day expected to bring lots of visitors
Don’t look now but Memorial Day weekend could actually be the best it’s been in years, signifying a true kick-off to summer. Warm temperatures,...
May 21, 2014 - 1:00pm
May 9, 2014
Memorial Day parade scheduled
Time to start planning for the Memorial Day parade in Detroit Lakes. VFW Commander Justin Knopf said the annual celebration begins with those participating in the parade getting organized at 9:30 a.m. in the Veterans Memorial Park. The parade will take place beginning at 10...
May 9, 2014 - 7:30am
May 22, 2013
Memorial Day program at Perham’s ITOW Veterans Museum
Two local veterans are scheduled to share their stories “In Their Own Words” this Memorial Day, Monday, May 27, at the ITOW Veterans Museum in Perham. The program starts at 1 p.m. Dr. Bill Rose, local veterinarian and survivor of a “death experience” in Vietnam, will share...
May 22, 2013 - 10:24am