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When Bridgewater is cleared to play, Zimmer wants him in purple
Lakers wrestle their way into state competition
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Flying south: Minnesota Flyers Optional Levels gymnasts to compete at state competition
Bluejays end Raiders’ season in consolation semis
Area students graduate from UND
Lakes Women's Society donates to Becker County Food Pantry
Receiving housing benefits? A trip to Social Security may not be necessary
Turning back the pages
Friends & Neighbors
Cabinets Plus now designing closets
And the Builder of the Year award goes to...
And the Shore-Master Dealer award goes to...
Reduce, reuse...repurpose: Local woman opens antique and thrift store in DL
Mistakes on Your Tax Return Could Lead to an Audit
Rock band Foreigner coming to Shooting Star April 7
Magical music moments: Spring concerts galore set for lakes area this week
Historic Moorhead buildings open for tours on April Fools' Day
Full WE Fest lineup announced
'Beauty and the Beast' debuts to magical $350M globally
Rita A. Wicker
LuEtta J. Anderson
Lynn Hummel column: Some arguments you just can't win
Letter: Where is the love? No pay raise for MN libraries since 2009
A special church helps those with special needs
Public library offers on-the-go access with new app
Toxic fumes: Bill would help protect firefighters from cancer
Very bad news for bats in Becker County: White-nose syndrome, which wipes out bat colonies, is now killing them here
Blane Klemek column: Winter camping and trout fishing in the Boundary Waters
Brad Laabs column: Time to get ready for open-water fishing
Signs of spring: The lark and pasque flowers
Brad Laabs column: There's still quality lake ice for fishing
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'
A $10,000 drop in the bucket: Red Kettle campaign gets big boost from anonymous donor in DL
Pine to Palm
December 27, 2015
Music to their ears
It’s been said that music washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life. If this is true, one young man in Detroit Lakes is busy scrubbing...
December 27, 2015 - 5:50am
December 6, 2015
DL Police Chief Tim Eggebraaten releasing third album next week
Tim Eggebraaten fans, get ready - the Detroit Lakes police chief and popular local musician is set to release his third album. The title is “Working...
December 6, 2015 - 5:00am
November 18, 2015
An eclectic mix of music: DL Middle School band concert set for Thursday
The Detroit Lakes Middle School bands will present their first concert of the school year in their Fall Band Concert on Thursday, Nov. 19. The Sixth, Seventh, and Eighth Grade Bands will perform an eclectic variety of music. Included will be marches - both traditional and concert,...
November 18, 2015 - 11:00am
September 27, 2015
Ensemble researches, performs ‘The Last Queen of Hawaii’
The rich musical and cultural history of the Hawaiian Islands will be showcased when the Twin Cities-based Rose Ensemble brings its touring show,...
September 27, 2015 - 5:50am
September 23, 2015
Minnesota Orchestra reaches out into community with Common Chords
Saturday night’s public concert by the Minnesota Orchestra at Detroit Lakes’ Historic Holmes Theatre is sold out — as is the Orchestra’s...
September 23, 2015 - 11:47am
September 20, 2015
DL area band proves age ‘ain’t nothin’ but a number’
“A music therapist told me once that if you’re not happy, sing,” said 85-year-old Marion Schattschneider, her eyes twinkling with enthusiasm....
September 20, 2015 - 5:55am
September 9, 2015
MN Orchestra coming to Detroit Lakes
For the first time this century, Detroit Lakes area residents won’t have to travel all the way to Orchestra Hall in St. Paul to hear a live...
September 9, 2015 - 10:42am
August 26, 2015
John Kay, Steppenwolf coming to Shooting Star this Friday
Iconic rock band John Kay & Steppenwolf — known for classic rock anthems such as “Born to Be Wild” and “Magic Carpet Ride” —...
August 26, 2015 - 12:29pm
August 9, 2015
WE Fest first timer? You’re not alone
(Editor’s note: Our college intern, Samantha Stark, visited WE Fest for the first time on Thursday. Her assignment was to write a first-hand story of the experience.) For many, experiencing WE Fest is a rite of passage. I have come close to going several times during my college...
August 9, 2015 - 5:55am
Another WE Fest success
As the 33rd annual WE Fest comes to a close for another year, organizers once again have another successful event under their belts. “It’s...
August 9, 2015 - 5:45am
August 7, 2015
Rascal Flatts showers fans with hits
Thursday was like a crash course in the history of country music at WE Fest. The first official day of the 33rd country music festival featured...
August 7, 2015 - 9:54am
Threat of wet WE Fest doesn't dampen fans' spirits
The sun wasn't shining on WE Fest, but that didn't cloud enthusiasm of those attending the 33rd annual country music festival. An estimated...
August 7, 2015 - 8:23am
August 6, 2015
WE Fest buzzing with new developments
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. – The day before music started on the main stage at WE Fest, things were already buzzing backstage. A small swarm of...
August 6, 2015 - 8:47am
August 5, 2015
Prepping for WE Fest celebration
The convoy of campers are rolling in, as nearly every road into Detroit Lakes and the WE Fest grounds are back-to-back RV’s and other festival-related...
August 5, 2015 - 1:23pm
August 2, 2015
WE Fest 2015 opens Thursday
There are still a few general admission tickets left for this coming weekend’s 33rd annual WE Fest — but not many. “As of today, we still have a few general admission tickets available — but (the supply) is very limited,” said WE Fest Marketing Director John Gourley on...
August 2, 2015 - 4:52pm