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Dakota Access Pipeline camp closure goes fairly peacefully despite 2 hurt and 10 arrested
Just do it: Klobuchar, Grassley, McCain urge new HHS secretary to consider importation of prescription drugs from Canada
Digging for treasures: Detroit Lakes diver finds 500 year old antler, among other historic finds
White Earth's Soule to be Minnesota State board member
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GIRLS BASKETBALL: Patriots fend off Laker girls
Lakers hand Rangers second blemish, win 10th in a row
Youth hockey teams advance in District play
BASKETBALL: Hornet girls drop two conference games
Fly Girls Jazz runners-up, Kick sixth at State Dance
Two local students graduate from UM-Morris
Smith named to dean's list at University of Nebraska
Detroit Lakes students on dean's list at Mankato
Tips from Social Security to prepare for your disability interview
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Friends & Neighbors
Prepare your budget for closing costs when buying a home
She's ready...: New Holiday gas station opens to ‘pumped’ community
One man's junk...:My 2nd Home thrift and antique store opens in DL
February means romance...and romance scams: BBB offers tips to avoid getting duped this month
LREC bringing natural gas to rural communities
BTD met their (donation) match at 21st annual Polar Fest Plunge
February is Black History Month
Country singer Chris Janson at Shooting Star this Friday
Mini-retreat offers chance to reflect, refresh: NYM Cultural Center to host self-care session Feb. 25
Take a trip to 'Silver City': Guinn book has flaws, but plenty of excitement too
Albert M. Finch
Lynn M. Alexander
Joan Alice Watland
Dean W. Iverson
Letter: Scrubbing USDA website a shameful attempt to shield abusers
An early start for a strong farm bill
Editorial: Have an opinion? Write us a letter
Letter: Finally, some help with all these grizzly bear attacks
Letter: Trump's repeated lying is dangerous to nation
Finding springs is a wintertime thing: New DNR app gives you a chance to help with groundwater research
DNR says burn debris now--EMDASH--restrictions will happen soon
Blane Klemek column: Trumpeter swans are a huge Minnesota success story
Brad Laabs column: This thaw won't last, better block up your fish houses
The bass tournament that wowed the pros
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'
A $10,000 drop in the bucket: Red Kettle campaign gets big boost from anonymous donor in DL
Pine to Palm
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
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