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Construction begins on Fish Lake Dam makeover
Health and Wellness in Becker County: Summit addresses challenges, highlights reasons to celebrate
Fire in Ottertail: Periwinkle destroyed, liquor store damaged
Watch: Flames engulf an Otter Tail business
Changing lanes: Tyler Shipman car show seeks family to help
Pirates end Laker season in overtime
Outside shooting leads Alex over Laker boys
Gorden a finalist for NHSACA coach of the year
Squirt B’s fifth at B1 International
Lamoureux sisters give U.S. Olympic gold with dramatic goals
It's almost time to light the 'Fire in February': DL preacher's plans taking shape to mobilize community to read Bible's Book of Acts
'Fire in February': DL preacher hopes to mobilize local faith community to read Bible's Book of Acts
LP-A Elementary recognized for achieving positive student outcomes
Snappy side: Festive Pomegranate Salad sure to shine on holiday menu
Social Security supports veterans, active duty military personnel
friends & neighbors
Report: Minnesota solar jobs jumped 48 percent last year
'A Daughter's Love': Sisters open up business caring for seniors
Explore Lake Life Expo scheduled for Feb 23-24
Speakeasy sells to buyer who plans to lease building to Spitfire Bar & Grill
Minnesota gas prices down 2.5 cents this week
What's new in lakes area entertainment this week
Break out the chocolate and wine for that special valentine
Heartfelt harmonies: Barbershop singers to deliver musical valentines on Feb. 14
'The Grumpy Gardener' provides a shovelful of ideas for minimizing gardening angst
Talking Stick accepting literary submissions
Owen Milo Accola
Supporting Denny McNamara
Ed & JoAnne Lillis
Rosemary Alice (Savig) Zurn
Thomas Wayne Block
Sheena Marie Butcher
Hildur "Peg" Coen
George Anthony Oja
Gun violence: Inaction is deafening with every shot
A great president: I (still) like Ike
Letter: One in four high schoolers now use tobacco products
Solar, wind power mean jobs for Minnesota
What people don't know about genetic testing can hurt them
It's nest-building time for bald eagles
Brad Laabs column: Got the itch? Here are some open water spots
Refuting 'keyboard cowboys,' Wis. man verifies authenticity of famous entangled bucks
Don't let fish freeze before cleaning
Cold doesn't stop fun-loving river otters
Adolescent anxiety is on the rise, and social media may be part of the problem
Minnesota Made: Enjoy some movies shot in the Lake of 10,000 Lakes
For the love of the homeless: DL native Luke Pechmann poses for animal adoption pin-up calendar
Welcome to the dark side: Local museum's first 'After Dark' event brings sold-out crowds
Minn. mom, former Olympic swimmer, competes for $1M on Survivor TV show
Totally tube-ular!: Elementary school students get outside to slide
Polar Fest's inaugural hotdish challenge brings in big, hungry crowd
Polar Fest ends with a bang – and a splash
'Building the Ice Palace': Artist Hans Gilsdorf reflects on challenges of construction
Snow much fun: DLHS art students make larger-than-life snow sculptures as part of Polar Fest
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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.
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
April 8, 2014
Moltzan graduates basic training
Army Reserve Pvt. Erik M. Moltzan has graduated from basic infantry training at Fort Benning, Columbus, Ga. During the nine weeks of training, the soldier received training in drill and ceremonies, weapons, map reading, tactics, military courtesy, military justice, physical fitness,...
April 8, 2014 - 10:00pm
Puttbrese graduates basic training
Army National Guard Pvt. Jessica A.
April 8, 2014 - 7:00pm
April 6, 2014
From France, with thanks for WWII aid
A man in France has helped connect a Minnesota woman to her father — 70 years later. “A fellow in France, Marc Corriger, adopted this...
April 6, 2014 - 5:00pm
February 18, 2014
Airman Branden graduates basic training
Air National Guard Airman 1st Class Nathaniel A. Branden 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 18, 2014 - 9:00pm
January 28, 2014
Nordquist completes basic training
Air National Guard Airman 1st Class Cody J. Nordquist graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio,...
January 28, 2014 - 10:00pm
December 23, 2013
Minnesota school trains students to analyze drone videos
THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn. – For much of the last decade, the U.S. military has relied on unmanned aircraft to perform some of its most perilous missions: capturing video from war zones to provide intelligence for troops on the ground or track terrorists. In the coming decade,...
December 23, 2013 - 8:22am