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Anti-Islam presentation draws protesters inside and outside MN church
Concordia to allow 'of age' students to drink 'limited quantities' of alcohol on campus
Lawn mower partially severs leg of 4-year-old Vergas boy
Lake Park man wins $20,000 playing lottery game
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XC: Laker boys third, girls fifth at Hermes Invite
Lakers down Prowlers in five-set thriller
DL Youth Hockey fundraiser banquet Oct. 14
Middle schoolers revive Chess Club
HALL OF HONOR: 2006 girls golf first-ever state champions
Mn State colleges, universities waive application fees in October
The beauty of God's Grace
'We have so much to celebrate'; At 99 years old, First Lutheran gets a facelift
There's a new pastor in town
Finding God all over this socialist, nonreligious country
Friends & Neighbors
Green awarded by small-business group
Essentia Health Welcomes Licensed Psychologist in Detroit Lakes
Shaping up your business: Biz boot camp set for Oct. 17
Renting a car
BD’s Gas and Grub under new ownership
Maplewood to host Leaf Days this weekend
MN singer-songwriter to give Saturday concert at Holmes
It's time to put a stop to bullying
Grand opening celebration for The Barn in NYM set Oct. 1
Tamarac Fall Festival set for Oct. 1; waterfowl themes abound
Marion E. Olson
Duane L. Erickson
DeAnn K. Helliksen
Jerome F. "Jody" Muench
William V. "Bill" Vipond
How to survive a crash with a power pole
Student Republican assaulted prior to debate because she was wearing pro-Trump clothing
Jacob can now rest, parents should not
Thank you for a successful rotary blood screening
Big garbage, big economy
A couple of shotgun experts find out what they've been missing in mourning dove hunting
Waterfowl hunting season now open in Minnesota
National tourney shows amazing bass catch in Minnesota
Rarely seen, the tough, wily fisher lives among us
Pheasant numbers up 29 percent over last year
Puppies saved from high-kill Texas shelter look for DL homes
A surprising celebration: DL's LuAnn Porter honored for 25 years with United Way
Three years and counting: DL family opens up about adoption struggles
Fired up for hunting season; Local Sportsman’s Clubs have their sights set on you
Pine to Palm
February 10, 2015
Conway graduates from basic training
U.S. Air National Guard Airman 1st Class Jacob Conway has graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core...
February 10, 2015 - 7:00pm
February 4, 2015
Area men part of unit awarded Congressional Medal of Honor
Before there were the Navy Seals and the Army Rangers, there was the First Special Service Force, so feared by the Germans in World War II they...
February 4, 2015 - 11:00am
January 10, 2015
Area Army vets publish inside look at war on terror
When Marty Skovlund Jr. was growing up in Huron, S.D., he never expected that he would end up becoming a published author. “I hated writing,”...
January 10, 2015 - 1:30pm
January 7, 2015
DL man contributes to Rangers book
When Detroit Lakes native Nick Green joined the army shortly after his 2001 graduation from high school, he had no inkling that the United States was about to embark on a global war against terrorism. His first day of infantry school just happened to fall on Sept. 11, 2001 —...
January 7, 2015 - 1:30pm
December 30, 2014
Van Arsdale graduates basic training
U.S. Air National Guard Airman 1st Class Melissa Van Arsdale graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force...
December 30, 2014 - 6:30pm
December 22, 2014
Bradley Lorentz of Detroit Lakes was recently promoted to the rank of Lieutenant Colonel in the North Dakota Air National Guard. Lorentz serves...
December 22, 2014 - 6:30pm
November 26, 2014
Dealing with PTSD: Brainerd vet, family struggle on home front
A decade after returning from Iraq, Josh Heldt’s battle continues. The 37-year-old Iraq veteran, who lives in Brainerd and suffers from...
November 26, 2014 - 12:00pm
November 25, 2014
Local resident earns title ‘U.S. Marine’
Area native, Pvt. Seth T, Dufrane, 19, earned the title “U.S. Marine” upon graduating from Marine Corps recruit training in San Diego on Nov. 7. During recruit training, Dufrane learned time-honored military customs and courtesies and mastered close-order drill. The training...
November 25, 2014 - 6:30pm
DL native serving with Navy’s ‘War Eagles’
A 2010 Detroit Lakes High School graduate and Detroit Lakes native is currently serving with Patrol Squadron Sixteen (VP-16), also known as the...
November 25, 2014 - 3:27pm
November 18, 2014
Local resident earns title ‘U.S. Marine’
Area native, PFC Benjamin S. Ortiz, 18, graduated from Marine Corps recruit training in San Diego on Oct. 10. During recruit training, Ortiz learned time-honored military customs and courtesies and mastered close-order drill. The training honed vital military skills such as marksmanship,...
November 18, 2014 - 6:30pm
Guard unit will provide support for Ebola battle
ST. PAUL -- Sgt. Jason Lee of Blaine hasn’t told his three youngest children he’s going to West Africa this spring to join the fight against...
November 18, 2014 - 9:00am
October 7, 2014
Rivers completes Army leadership course
Army Staff Sgt. Ryan F. Rivers has graduated from the Army Advanced Leader Course at Fort Stewart, Ga. The soldier received leadership and job specialty training during the common leader and technical training phases, which focused on leadership assessment and development. Students...
October 7, 2014 - 6:00pm
September 27, 2014
AFB reprimands airmen for cheating
A total 48 Grand Forks Air Force Base airmen were penalized after base officials investigated allegations of one airmen sharing test materials, the air base said in a news release Thursday. Air traffic control airmen of the 319th Operations Support Squadron received “various...
September 27, 2014 - 10:00am
August 12, 2014
Lage graduates from basic training
U.S. Air National Guard Airman 1st Class Angela L. Lage graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio,...
August 12, 2014 - 5:00pm
June 22, 2014
G.I. Bill is 70 years old
Seventy years ago on this day, a piece of legislation was signed into law that still changes the lives of military veterans today. The GI Bill was created for soldiers coming home from WWII as a way to help repay them for the service they gave their country and to stimulate economic...
June 22, 2014 - 12:30pm