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It's a mystery: Bronze Star earned by DL man in WWII found at gun show
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100 deadliest days on Minnesota roads
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Frazee wrestlers aid VFW with holiday flags at Oak Grove
Parsons, Lormis repeat all-conference performances
Foster 29th at NCAA Outdoor West Prelims
Titans end Raiders’ baseball season
Prowler pitching stymies Detroit Lakes
Honoring our heroes on Memorial Day
Column: Big winners, big losers
Turning back the pages
Ehnerts celebrate 50 years together
Yliniemi is UMC's Student Volunteer of the Year
Friends & Neighbors
Okeson named Director of Nursing for Emmanuel Nursing Home
Food waste is money down the drain
MN gas prices up two cents
DL Public Utilities earns Reliable Public Power Provider designation
Outlet Graphics has new graphic designer
Minnesota judge officially confirms heirs to Prince's $200M estate
Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, other acts headed to Fargo later this year
Local chef publishes culinary memoir
Column: There's nothing quite like a fresh-grilled burger...
Country singers Dwight Yoakam, Mary Chapin Carpenter add Fargo Theatre shows
Victor M. Lindstrom
Dale Wayne Fagerlie
Marcella O. Jernberg
Florence I. Gilbertson
Neil L. Edwards
Remember to look around at the hurting heros among us
Lynn Hummel column: Everybody needs a Bud
Letter: Bad time to cut opioid drug prevention program
Letter: More than just a three-day weekend
Rural Minnesota leader: Lawmakers, please support County Program Aid
Conditions prime for nice bass bite opening weekend
Getting squirrely: Be creative in keeping critters out of bird feeders
Walleye opener dubbed a 'big success'
Blane Klemek column: Minnesota wouldn't be the same without haunting call of the loon
Preparing to slay? Suggestions for opening weekend
Consume those leafy greens for a healthy body
You've gotta have faith: Christian filmmakers start up business, teaching academy in rural Audubon
My Christmas in Denmark: Different traditions, same feel
Late arrival for New Year's baby: First birth of 2017 at Essentia Health-St. Mary's is Azyloh Roberts
DLHS named 'Safe Sports School'
Pine to Palm
October 20, 2015
Somerville graduates from basic training
Army National Guard Pfc. Molley Somerville has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C. During the nine weeks of training, the soldier studied the Army mission, history, tradition and core values, physical fitness, and received instruction and practice...
October 20, 2015 - 6:05pm
October 7, 2015
DLPD officer is a former U.S. Marine
The newest Detroit Lakes police officer, Al Fowler, 43, comes to the force via the U.S. Marine Corps. Fowler spent 24 years in the military,...
October 7, 2015 - 12:09pm
July 26, 2015
For safety, arm our military
In the week since a gunman opened fire at military recruiting stations in Chattanooga, Tenn., killing four Marines and a Navy sailor, governors in at least nine states have authorized allowing National Guard members to carry weapons while on duty. More states are poised to follow. Gov....
July 26, 2015 - 5:05am
June 23, 2015
Bjorgan graduates UND, gets commission
Tim Bjorgan graduated May 16 from the University of North Dakota in Grand Forks with a mechanical engineering degree, and was also commissioned as a second lieutenant in the U.S. Air Force the same day. Tweets by @DLNewspapers
June 23, 2015 - 6:20pm
March 2, 2015
Camp dedicated to military kids
Military children in the surrounding area will be enjoying camp at the lakes free of charge this summer. Camp Corral, a non-profit summer camp for children of military service members, is partnering with YMCA Camp Cormorant June 7-12 to offer children a free week of camp. “We...
March 2, 2015 - 9:50am
February 21, 2015
Coming home: Remains of area soldier who died in Korean War finally identified
MOORHEAD – After more than six decades, Sgt. Arnold Andring is finally coming home. The Gary, Minn., man, who fought in the...
February 21, 2015 - 6:00pm
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
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