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Heroes...for more than one day: United Way honors community's best and brightest lights at Celebration of Heroes
Girl identified who died in apparent drowning in central Minnesota
From an A to 'Incomplete': How N.D., Minn. political leaders grade Trump's first 100 days
Where to go from here?: School board work session yields ideas, more work
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Lakers pick up big section sweep at home
Lakers fall to defending section champs
Haire impresses at UMC spring game
Smith selected to NCAA Regionals
Lakers move up to No. 8 in Class AAA
Column: The American Revolution's big winners, big losers
Turning back the pages
She gave 'er a good run...: Firehose used to fight 1914 fire finds new home at Becker County Museum
It's National Stress Awareness Month: Take some time to unwind
LCRC, Kinship adopt a highway: 'Kick Off Cleanup' held on Earth Day
Friends & Neighbors
Perham's Papacito's permeates Detroit Lakes
'It was time to pass the baton': Dean's Country Market in Perham, NY Mills sold to Central Market owners
MN gas prices down since last week
SJE-Rhombus receives chapter 2017 ESOP Company of the Year award
‘It was time to pass the baton’: Dean’s Country Market in Perham, NY Mills sold to Central Market owners
Top Hat Theatre to welcome North Dakota singer Kat Perkins May 13
Styx to take stage at Shooting Star May 5
Rosanne Cash coming to Holmes Theatre May 5
Canine lovers, take note: National Puppy Day is almost here
A night dressed in neon: Holmes Theatre's Motion fundraiser to feature Post Traumatic Funk Syndrome
Janice L. Herman
Neil Daniel "Peel" Englund
Edward DaWaine Sawyer
Letter: Trump's extra security costs: Maybe he's worth it?
Letter: Where do our federal tax dollars go?
Lynn Hummel column: The spirit of Johnny Appleseed
Paula Quam column: A humble hello, a heavy-hearted goodbye
Letter: War with North Korea would be a big mistake
Column: Whistling past the graveyard--wood ducks make big comeback
Brad Laabs column: Enjoy hunting panfish until 'fishing opener' May 12
Brad Laabs column: Ice is gone, get ready to launch your boat
Outdoors column: Wild turkeys are a Minnesota success story
Blane Klemek column: Little bird that could: the northern saw-whet owl
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
February 25, 2016
Section 8AA Final: Jacks top Spuds in overtime
Tyler McNamara was the man of the hour for the Bemidji High School boys hockey team as the Lumberjacks beat Moorhead 4-3 in overtime of the Section...
February 25, 2016 - 12:36pm
February 17, 2016
DL boys complete sweep of Spuds
Matt Bye tried to keep Moorhead in the game with a one-man show in the first half but Jacob Pazdernik and the Laker offense were far too potent...
February 17, 2016 - 10:23am
Lakers use balanced scoring for victory
Detroit Lakes trailed only in the early going pulling away from Moorhead for a 50-38 girls basketball victory Tuesday night at Ralph Anderson...
February 17, 2016 - 9:51am
February 4, 2016
Local athletes sign letters of intent
Three Laker seniors, Austin Fritz, James Huwe and Jake Richter, signed letters of intent to play college football Wednesday. Waubun's Darius...
February 4, 2016 - 12:47pm
January 27, 2016
Lakers hold off Spuds for second at home tri
Lance Parzyck and Zane Freeman picked up wins and the 400-freestyle relay teams scored important points in the final race to give the Laker boys...
January 27, 2016 - 4:24pm
January 13, 2016
Okeson, Disse lead Lakers past Spuds
Emma Disse and Cora Okeson split four event wins and Okeson took the all-around title in a 147.75 – 123.725 victory for the No. 1A Laker gymnasts...
January 13, 2016 - 11:51am
December 19, 2015
Spud swimmers win 10 of 12 events to outscore Lakers
Moorhead defeated the DL boys swimming and diving team 99-86 in the Lakers first dual of the season at Moorhead Friday night. Spuds’ swimmers placed first in two of three relays, diving and all but the 100-freestyle to outpoint Detroit Lakes. The DL 200-medley relay team of Tucker...
December 19, 2015 - 8:05am
December 16, 2015
Hockey: Spuds comeback ends in Laker girls OT loss
Moorhead sophomore Brenna Mjoness scored two goals, including the game-winner, to lead the Spuds past the Lakers 3-2 in overtime at the Moorhead Sports Center Tuesday night. The Spuds (6-8) erased a two goal deficit to earn the victory. DL senior Savanna Nolan set up Hailey Sonstegard...
December 16, 2015 - 10:23am
November 27, 2015
Laker girls drop a pair at Fergus holiday tournament
Jenna Perreault scored two goals to lead the Moorhead Spuds to a 6-0 victory over Detroit Lakes at the Fergus Falls Thanksgiving Holiday Girls Hockey Tournament Friday afternoon. Kylie Harrom scored the game-winner at 15:39 of the first period. Kara Werth and Marissa Herdt added second...
November 27, 2015 - 8:33pm
November 1, 2015
Spuds defeat Andover in a wild barnburner
This was as wild as it gets for high school football. Moorhead held on for a 47-44 Minnesota Class 5A state quarterfinal victory over Andover on Saturday night at St. Cloud State’s Husky Stadium. Spuds quarterback Matt Bye scored from 47 yards out with 2 minutes, 8...
November 1, 2015 - 8:04am
October 2, 2015
Laker tennis improves against strong Spud team
The Moorhead Spuds and Detroit Lakes tennis teams met in September with the Spuds leaving town with a 7-0 victory. The two teams met again Thursday in Moorhead and the Lakers made progress, but fell in a 6-1 defeat. “To be honest we weren't very competitive the first time we...
October 2, 2015 - 9:17am
September 25, 2015
Ulness leads Spuds over Lakers
Allison Ulness scored both goals for the Spuds as Moorhead slipped by Detroit Lakes 2-1 in girls soccer at Moorhead Thursday night. The teams...
September 25, 2015 - 11:04am
Spuds upend Lakers 5-1
Moorhead scored five times sending the Detroit Lakes boys soccer team to their sixth straight defeat and kept the Lakers winless on the season...
September 25, 2015 - 11:00am
September 24, 2015
Laker swimmers second at Spuds triangular
The Laker swimming and diving team placed second at Tuesday’s Spuds Triangular in Moorhead. Detroit Lakes scored 221 points to distance themselves from Fergus Falls with 162 and finished 50 points back of the host Spuds. Moorhead took first place in 10 of 12 events with two...
September 24, 2015 - 12:38pm
September 11, 2015
Laker volleyball falls to section foe Moorhead
The Laker volleyball team was defeated 3-0 at Moorhead in a Section 8-3A matchup Thursday night. The Spuds won with set scores of 25-15, 25-6 and 25-10. Abby Schramel led the Lakers with four kills. Naomi Larson had a team-high seven assists. Josie Harrier and Macy Kirchner...
September 11, 2015 - 11:27am