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Save the eagles--Go lead free: Fish & Wildlife Service is urging deer hunters to use non-toxic ammo
DL girl sustains minor injuries in collision with semi Monday evening
Faith, Goals, Life: Area schools 'beat' bullying, book Florida Georgia Line drummer for motivational events
Former Minn. hockey coach faces 11 child pornography charges
Hawley man killed, three others badly hurt in Becker County crash
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Roth medalist, Bison end fall season with win in Washington
Raider girls third, Lakers fifth at final XC race
Tschider accepts soccer scholarship to Augustana
Laker volleyball gaining late-season momentum
Laker boys XC heads to sections with win at Park Rapids
How did Social Security work without computers?
Local Sons of Norway give back to community
National Honor Society at LP-A inducts new members
Pumpkin cookies with maple glaze epitomize fall flavors
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Making an IMPACT: Local crew sets out to begin book binding business
Norby's accepts Retailer of the Year award
Having trouble paying your heating bill? LIHEAP could help
MN gas prices down this week
It's creepy, it's kooky, mysterious and spooky: Halloween events aplenty set for lakes area this month
"Classic Country" tribute coming to Holmes Theatre Oct. 19
Pat & Donna Surface to present 'Remember When' at NYM Saturday
The history of Columbus Day
Robert and Marilynn Halverson
Arlo & Neva Bodin
Joe and Karen Merseth
Ruth Norene Van De Venter
Sharon L. Vareberg
George "Joe" Cresswell
How do we make a great country still greater?
Letter: Fox is guarding henhouse at EPA
DL School Board member apologizes to preschool teachers
Tribune Editorial: Want to be taken seriously? Stop using vocal fry
Leaving home--and finding a new one
Asian Lady Beetles are pesky but harmless
Fishing opportunities heat up as water temps drop
Full-moon fishing in October is fantastic
In the woods, a lot can happen in an hour
Fall colors or not, fish still on their summer bite
Welcome to the dark side: Local museum's first 'After Dark' event brings sold-out crowds
His way to Broadway: Minnesota’s De’Lon Grant has made his Broadway debut in ‘Come from Away’
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
pine to palm
Late string of birdies gives Hoge fourth straight PGA Tour card
Bison golf no longer that other minor sport at NDSU
Gillam snaps Renner’s streak to take Super Senior crown
Piatz picks up second Pine to Palm Mid-Am title
Ystebo cruises to Pine to Palm Senior title
September 21, 2017
MnDOT reminds farm equipment haulers to not remove signs at rail crossings
The Minnesota Department of Transportation reminds drivers of oversized loads and farm equipment not to remove traffic signs placed at railroad crossings. Signs that are removed so loads and equipment can clear the roadway and pass over the tracks pose a safety threat to other motorists....
September 21, 2017 - 1:38pm
July 10, 2017
Highway 10 median project begins today from Lake Park to Frazee
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — Motorists on Highway 10 between Lake Park and Frazee will encounter intermittent lane closures starting July 10 as crews begin median work in several locations. The project includes the installation of several left turn lanes as well as a handful of median...
July 10, 2017 - 10:04am
June 30, 2017
MnDOT taking applications for Minnesota Highway Freight Program funding
ST. PAUL, Minn. — Minnesota cities, counties and other government entities can apply for funding for highway and intermodal transportation projects that benefit freight movement through the Minnesota Department of Transportation's Highway Freight Program. The competitive program...
June 30, 2017 - 12:00pm
June 28, 2017
Highway 59, County Road 22 roundabout partially opens
The new roundabout at Highway 59 and Becker County Road 22 south of Detroit Lakes has partially opened. Both Highway 59 legs and the east County Road 22 legs opened Monday morning, June 26, along with the connection between County Road 22 and 130th St. The west County Road 22 leg...
June 28, 2017 - 2:41pm
June 26, 2017
New roundabout on Hwy 59 partially opens
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. – The new roundabout at Highway 59 and Becker County Road 22 south of Detroit Lakes has partially opened. Both Highway 59 legs and the east County Road 22 legs opened this morning, June 26, along with the connection between County Road 22 and 130th St.
June 26, 2017 - 2:04pm
June 19, 2017
MnDOT to post human trafficking awareness messages at state rest areas
ST. PAUL, Minn. —The Minnesota Department of Transportation will begin installing posters in 41 rest areas across the state this week to educate the traveling public about human trafficking and to encourage them to report suspicious activity. The posters include guidelines on...
June 19, 2017 - 1:12pm
Hate them now, love them later: DL highway projects are on schedule
A $4.8 million bridge replacement and Highway reconstruction project at Highway 10 and Highway 59 is on track to be completed by its mid-October...
June 19, 2017 - 11:34am
June 4, 2017
New traffic shift on Highway 10 west of DL set for June 6
Motorists on Highway 10 in Glyndon will encounter new lane closures starting Tuesday, June 6, as the second phase of the resurfacing and access management project begins. All westbound traffic will shift to the newly paved right lane. Eastbound traffic will be reduced to a single...
June 4, 2017 - 12:14pm
May 1, 2017
New lane closures on Hwy 10, 59 begin this week:Hwy. 59/CR 22 roundabout work also set to start soon
Despite the cold weather, crews are making progress removing the eastbound Highway 10 bridge over the Canadian Pacific Railway on the west edge of Detroit Lakes. The deck is already gone and the old beams were in the process of being removed on Friday.. This week, drivers will notice...
May 1, 2017 - 10:32am
April 17, 2017
Highway 87 detour starts April 18 in Frazee
Motorists on Highway 87 in Frazee will encounter a detour starting at 8 a.m. Tuesday, April 18, at the Burlington Northern Santa Fe (BNSF) Railroad crossing. BNSF Railway is doing a maintenance project at the crossing; work is scheduled to be complete by 8 p.m. Friday, April 21. During...
April 17, 2017 - 10:50am
April 11, 2017
MnDOT looking for Adopt a Highway volunteers
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Department of Transportation is looking for individuals and organizations to join the more than 4,500 groups and 45,000 people in the state who are Adopt a Highway volunteers. The program is a public service project that helps reduce litter along the...
April 11, 2017 - 10:00am
March 31, 2017
Open house: Hwy 10 from Hwy 59 to Summit Avenue
An open house is set for April 6 for a project affecting the west side of Detroit Lakes this year. Starting in mid-April, crews will be working on Highway 10 between Highway 59 and Summit Avenue. They will replace the eastbound Highway 10 bridge over the Canadian Pacific Railway line...
March 31, 2017 - 12:00pm
March 3, 2017
Changes they are a comin': Presenters at DL's Economic Development Summit have big news to share
Great news for the 99 percent of Detroit Lakes residents who stated they are sick of the cold, snow, and ice (unofficial poll numbers)—next...
March 3, 2017 - 2:27pm
January 23, 2017
Speed limits to increase on several west central Minnesota highways
The speed limits on several highways in west central Minnesota will increase from 55 to 60 miles per hour beginning the week of Jan. 23, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation. The new speed limits will take effect when the new signs are posted. Highways that will...
January 23, 2017 - 5:00am
December 30, 2016
'It's something different every day': Weird weather is keeping area highways icy
A combination of unfortunate weather events over the past week has kept highways in the Detroit Lakes area icy and has led to a number of rollover accidents with injuries. In particular, the stretch of Highway 10 from Detroit Lakes to Wadena, and the stretch of Highway 10 from Detroit...
December 30, 2016 - 5:00pm