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Two local piano students earn MMTA Challenge trophies
Enbridge reaches $172M settlement for oil spills in Michigan and Illinois
Ogema man charged with assaulting his mother
Man charged with four felonies in domestic assault case in DL
Woman, 39, and 13-year-old boy die when trees fall in storm in Boundary Waters
Former Minnesota Vikings coach Dennis Green dies
Post 15 moves on to Sub-state quarterfinals
Cooper ends Smith’s run at U.S. Juniors
Andy Lia given key to the city, July 20, 2016 proclaimed Andy Lia Day in Detroit Lakes
Smith advances to U.S. Junior round of 32
Birthday wish granted, DL travel agent takes dream vacation
Air travel legislation is ‘an amazing win for consumers’
Fun with fresh fish
Social Security benefits not prorated; start month after turning 62
Vergas family reunited with dog after four-month absence
Friends & Neighbors
Former patrons buy Bleachers
Before you invest with a robo advisor...
Fremstad lawyer named ‘Rising Star’
Bell State Bank rated five-star bank
BBB warns of loan forgiveness offer
Frazee Turkey Days set for July 29-31
Celebrate reading achievements with an ‘Olympian’ event
‘Annie Get Your Gun’ opens July 28
Detroit Mt. to host first ‘bike-in movie theater’
Erasure Poetry Workshop set July 29 in New York Mills
Timothy J. Karsnia
Dean W. Sanders
David Lomen Stenseth
Sheryl "Sheri" Knowles
Marlin M. Ziegler
Running with the fools
Woman born of native-white parents wonders how DL can close cultural gap
Get serious on special session
A tale of 2 Independence Days
Letter: It’s great to see the tram operating again, with a sharp eye out for weeds
DNR advice for handling damaged trees
Time to get over trauma, learn to cast
Birds vary wildly in how, where they build nests
Northwest MN Fishing Report
How has the past affected today's outdoors heritage?
Becker County Fair Premium List
Celebrating Solstice at Richwood Winery
June Summer Scene
Biking becoming bigger with area trails
Get out and golf
May 30, 2015
Hidden History event is Friday
For this installment of the Becker County Historical Society’s Hidden History Happy Hour, it’s about a history that can’t be documented and stored easily. It’s music. On Friday, June 5, the museum hosts folk musician Mark Bridges and his presentation “Historical Notes.”...
May 30, 2015 - 5:45am
May 6, 2015
LP-A band, choir at Disney World
Members of Lake Park-Audubon High School Varsity Band and Varsity Choir became stars of their own Disney show on April 14 when they entertained...
May 6, 2015 - 5:10am
May 2, 2015
Gathering at the Gala: Free music and arts fest coming to DL
Talented artists from around Minnesota will soon be ascending upon Detroit Lakes for a big event that is free and open to the public. The...
May 2, 2015 - 5:35am
April 24, 2015
Museum to host Hidden History event
The Becker County Historical Society is hosting another Hidden History Happy Hour on Friday, June 5. This installment hosts historian and musician Mark Bridges as he talks about “Historical Notes,” which covers Victorian music from the American Minstrel and antebellum period...
April 24, 2015 - 5:10am
April 15, 2015
Hank Fiskevold piece to debut at Sunday concert
As the Lakes Area Community Concert Band prepares for its ninth annual spring concert on Sunday, April 19, one of its earliest members is finding...
April 15, 2015 - 10:30am
Students play at piano finals
The Minnesota Music Teachers Association Preliminary Piano Contest for the Northwest District was held Saturday, Jan. 24, in Trinity Lutheran Church. Several area MMTA member instructors entered students in eight age categories. More than 100 students were registered, with 45 winners...
March 15, 2015 - 5:05am
March 7, 2015
Band fest returns to DL March 17
The Detroit Lakes Schools Band program will present their 51st annual All City Band Festival Grand Concert on Tuesday March 17, at 7:30 p.m. As...
March 7, 2015 - 5:35am
March 5, 2015
Book ‘1965’ shines spotlight on music’s ‘most revolutionary year’
You turned up the volume — again. Surely, the guy in the car next to yours must think you’re weird. There you are, groovin’ to your...
March 5, 2015 - 5:10am
March 4, 2015
DLHS students excel in state, national choirs
Detroit Lakes High School junior Mason Wentz has a story he likes to tell about his experience as a member of the 2014-15 Minnesota Music Educators...
March 4, 2015 - 10:30am
February 27, 2015
Ladysmith Black Mambazo’s unique sound has brought long-lived success
It’s not often that a group in any competitive arena, be it music, arts, sports or science, is deemed so invincible that they are banned from...
February 27, 2015 - 5:20am
February 6, 2015
Vee’s sons work to preserve his recordings
More than a half century after Bobby Vee launched his music career, his sons are working to make sure the legacy survives the march of time. At...
February 6, 2015 - 9:00am
January 22, 2015
Barbara Jean & Band at Top Hat Theatre Feb. 7
On Saturday, Feb. 7, Twin Cities performer Barbara Jean — along with her band — will perform a 7:30 p.m. concert at Ulen’s Top Hat Theatre. Come...
January 22, 2015 - 8:00am
December 11, 2014
Carrie Underwood coming to MN State Fair
Tickets go on sale this Saturday, Dec. 13 for country superstar Carrie Underwood’s 2015 visit to the Minnesota State Fair. Underwood was the first act announced to be appearing at the State Fair as part of its 2015 Grandstand Concert Series; she will perform at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday,...
December 11, 2014 - 8:00am
McBride in Bemidji Sunday
Martina McBride, a three-time Country Music Association Female Vocalist of the Year, will perform in concert this Sunday, Dec. 14 at Bemidji’s Sanford Center, as part of her “Everlasting” tour. The concert gets underway at 7 p.m., with doors opening one hour earlier. Tickets...
December 11, 2014 - 7:30am
December 2, 2014
Familiar tunes can cut dementia’s fog, spark memories
A circle of women, all faced with some form of dementia, sat waiting in a room flooded with morning light. One lady drooped in her wheelchair,...
December 2, 2014 - 12:37pm