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United Way honors Becker County’s heroes
Time-Lapse: Sunday Sunset in Fargo
Korean war vet’s remains return home
DL alderman resigns; who will fill seat?
Compassion House’s change over to women is going well
NDSU duo and Laker alums shine in freshman golf seasons
Hawley Valley Plains Meet track results
Lakers walk off two wins over Cardinals
DL baseball sweeps at Staples
Frazee girls fourth at HOL Hawley
Museum’s bear trap has rich history
Turning back the pages
Museum to host Hidden History event
Friday Matters: Everyday Peace to Hope
Thursday Matters: Everyday Hope
Friends & Neighbors
Carhartt store opens in DL despite construction
Essentia DL receives stroke education fund
Minnesota gains 7,800 jobs in March
Gas prices jump up in Minnesota this week
Small bump up in gas prices throughout MN
DLHS Student Art Show to open Sunday at Trinity Lutheran in DL
DLMS Band Concert is Thursday
Simply Pink Truly Teal: Run/walk supports cancer patients
Stressed? Calm down and visit your library
Keeping Music Live grants available for Minnesota artists
Tribal college extending its arms
Union needed between development, environment
Letter: Becker County Transit serves seniors well
Letter: Four-way stop at Frazee and Washington a delight
Working to meet a healthy community’s needs
Prairie chicken show exceeds expectations
Unpredictable spring weather slows the bite
Eastern bluebirds among the favorites of bird enthusiasts
Go take a hike
Wild turkey hunters in five counties asked to help with avian influenza surveillance
Spring Laker Book
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
December 4, 2014
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 actors (“Arrested Development,” “Saturday Night Live” and “It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia,” respectively) come together on...
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 and expansion project designed to provide movie-goers with a little more luxury. Odyssey Entertainment, which is the company that owns...
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 heart of the film is a father-daughter relationship, and that’s where “Interstellar” really excels. Matthew McConaughey is the father,...
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 fade as an actor ages. While it may share some parallels, “Sunset Boulevard” this is not. With its continuous cinematography, an off-kilter...
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 drives the film into dangerous territory, as Lou begins his career as a freelance videographer who pursues the most brutal accidents...
November 13, 2014 - 11:00am
October 30, 2014
‘Fury’: Brad Pitt and company go to war
Brad Pitt goes to war. That’s the plot and the selling point of “Fury,” plain and simple. The film opens near the end of World War II in Germany, with Pitt’s tank crew (Shia LaBeouf as Boyd “Bible” Swan, Michael Pena as Trini “Gordo” Garcia and Jon Bernthal as Grady...
October 30, 2014 - 8:30am
September 23, 2014
A fall full of films: Ten movies to see in theaters from now to Christmas Day
In the movie business these days, it seems there are only three seasons: the summer blockbuster extravaganza (May through August), the autumn awards rush (September through December) and the winter wasteland (January through April). This fall will be no different, with a slew of...
September 23, 2014 - 3:00pm
May 8, 2014
Movie ‘Farmland’ showcases ag industry
Anyone with a connection (eats food or wears clothes) would probably find the movie “Farmland” worth 10 bucks. The documentary movie rolled out in a national limited release May 1, with a free premiere on April 30 in Fargo at the Marcus West Acres Theater. The 77-minute movie...
May 8, 2014 - 8:00am
April 6, 2014
Suspense movie to be shot in Cormorant
Residents of the Cormorant Lakes area may notice a few new faces turning up there this summer, and some of them might have their video cameras out and filming. No, it’s not footage for a new reality series. Instead, it’s a film project being organized by Moorhead native Brian...
April 6, 2014 - 3:00pm