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Wife-carrying race in Menahga seeks competitors
Minnesota State Patrol trooper charged with going 94 in 55 zone
Frazee man injured when van goes into river near Twin Valley
Duluth doctor accused of stalking man
Becker County youth take aim at the sport of archery
Smith and Mallow post wins at Junior Cup
Angels place third at Staples tournament
South All-Stars defeat North 21-10
DL Babe Ruth off to 4-3 start
Area cousins travel abroad to take in world-renowned flower show
Refunded on an overbooked tour
Social Security should always be contacted after death in the family
Food safety for seniors
Osowski graduates from SDSU
Friends & Neighbors
Savers to pay $1.8M to charities, agrees to settlement
AT&T fined $1 million
Three friends purchase New Horizon Resort
Jack Chivers Realty hires marketing pro
Ulteig recognized as ‘top workplace’ in MN
A fun-filled 4th: Activities abound in DL this year
Pottery presentation set for Thursday at library
Shakespeare in the Park continues next weekend
'Inside Out' the latest of Pixar's masterpieces
New dinner theater show provides laughs, entertainment and good food
Candidates fumble flag flap
We need both insiders and outsiders in Congress
Sen. Al Franken: Making rail safety a top priority in MN
Minimum wage hike good for MN
Toxic Taters to RDO: Tell us what chemicals you use
DU, UND partner for nest cam project
Is swimmers itch treatment killing fish on Detroit?
Some species of birds show remarkable intelligence
Walleye stocking: By the numbers
AIS training, decal repealed
Years of planting and care leads to backyard getaway
Enjoy the outdoors at Lakeside’s Tavern Brewery
Tips to help any level of gardener grow native greenery
Lakes area is a haven for hiking enthusiasts
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
January 29, 2015
'Mortdecai' starts 2015 with a whimper
The early-year movie releases are usually a barrage of unfunny comedies and over dramatic thrillers, and 2015 is no different. "Mortdecai"...
January 29, 2015 - 7:45am
January 23, 2015
'American Sniper' caps off a year of mediocre movies
As a moviegoer, 2014 was mediocre at best. None of the year's awards bait blew my mind, and I would probably give most of them three and a...
January 23, 2015 - 8:30am
January 20, 2015
Sony's 'The Interview' surpasses $40 million in digital sales
"The Interview," the Sony Pictures comedy believed to have triggered a cyber attack on the studio, has racked up over $40 million in sales from...
January 20, 2015 - 2:57pm
Ensemble cast marches to the forefront of 'Selma'
Following a few particularly rough months in the civil rights movement of the 1960s, director Ava DuVernay's "Selma" could not be more timely. As...
January 20, 2015 - 7:30am
January 8, 2015
'Big Eyes' marks return to basics for Burton
No Johnny Depp, no Helena Bonham Carter, no over-the-top set decoration. While "Big Eyes" is definitely not a typical Tim Burton film, it is clearly a film that comes from his inventive mind. It does have echoes of his 1990 masterpiece "Edward Scissorhands," particularly in the...
January 8, 2015 - 8:00am
December 25, 2014
In 'Wild,' scenery provides backdrop for life's journey
Based on the memoir by Cheryl Strayed, "Wild" follows its protagonist (portrayed by Reese Witherspoon) as she sets out on a 1,000-mile journey...
December 25, 2014 - 8:54pm
'Theory of Everything' is high on talent, low on story
"The Theory of Everything" is exactly what it sets out to be: an awards contender and a breakthrough moment for its star, Eddie Redmayne. But...
December 25, 2014 - 8:30am
December 12, 2014
Jon Stewart makes impressive directorial debut with 'Rosewater'
Some might be surprised by the fact that Jon Stewart, host of Comedy Central's "The Daily Show," has made his directorial debut with an intense,...
December 12, 2014 - 8:15am
December 4, 2014
James Bond to return in 'SPECTRE', cast and car unveiled
James Bond will take on a sinister organization with links to his past in the next installment of the blockbuster spy series, which star director...
December 4, 2014 - 2:30pm
Nothing new in ‘Horrible Bosses 2’
When Jason Bateman, Jason Sudeikis and Charlie Day teamed up for 2011’s “Horrible Bosses,” I was excited to see three of my favorite TV...
December 4, 2014 - 2:00pm
Upgrades and expansion at DL’s big screen
There’s a little more action happening over at the movie theater in Detroit Lakes these days. Work began this week on an extensive renovation...
December 4, 2014 - 10:30am
November 21, 2014
Jon Stewart dilutes ‘Rosewater’ for a rosier look at Iran
In “Rosewater,” Maziar (Gael Garcia Bernal) wakes up to some shadowy figures in his bedroom. They’re Iranian investigators and they sift through his personal items. Soon after, Maziar is hauled away, and director Jon Stewart gives some context. It’s July 2009, Maziar flies...
November 21, 2014 - 8:15am
November 20, 2014
Leads light up the screen in ‘Interstellar’
“Interstellar,” filmmaker Christopher Nolan’s sci-fi opus, is far from perfect. That said, it does have some perfect moments. At the...
November 20, 2014 - 1:00pm
‘Birdman’ marks the start of awards season
Filmmaker Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu’s “Birdman” is the latest movie to take a look at the ins and outs of film stardom and how it can...
November 20, 2014 - 10:15am
November 13, 2014
‘Nightcrawler’ speaks volumes about today’s society
In the opening scenes of “Nightcrawler,” Lou Bloom (Jake Gyllenhaal) boasts that he is known for his “persistence.” That trait shockingly...
November 13, 2014 - 11:00am