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AgweekTV: Sczepanski Farm Insolvency
Crash near Ice Cracking Lake kills two, injures two
DL man sentenced for animal cruelty
Murder suspect bludgeoned Otter Tail County mother, son with pipe wrench, charges say
Nielsen season best shot put in California
Foster's school record punctuates West Coast trip
No Mercy VIII May 19 in Mahnomen
Carrier places at NYWA State Wrestling
Laker softball splits at Bemidji to start season
Unwrapping #MeToo with grace
It's almost time to light the 'Fire in February': DL preacher's plans taking shape to mobilize community to read Bible's Book of Acts
'Fire in February': DL preacher hopes to mobilize local faith community to read Bible's Book of Acts
LP-A Elementary recognized for achieving positive student outcomes
Snappy side: Festive Pomegranate Salad sure to shine on holiday menu
friends & neighbors
Parent company of Herberger's could be headed for liquidation
Detroit Lakes couple forced to spend extra $2,000 on flights home after being stranded in Mexico by Sun Country
Peterson: Work mandate for food stamps imperils next farm bill
Arvig to boost workforce by 160
Ketter joins Mid-Minnesota as DL branch manager
Special music event coming to DL library April 24
What's coming up for arts and entertainment around the region
What's new in arts and entertainment around the region
Crawling with creativity: Detroit Lakes' 2nd Annual Art Crawl set for April 19-21
Stories sought for new musical set in Otter Tail County
Delores D. Halverson
Armand A. Mayoue
Benneth "Benny" Braseth
Lottie Ann Thomas
Family of slain child says multiple people called Otter Tail County social services
Letter: Help make these school projects community plans
Letter: Thumbs up to all you snowplow drivers
Letter: An alternative DL school building plan
Divided loyalties--don't be quick to judge
Ice-out shaping up to be late: Brutally cold April will impact May fishing opener
Wild turkey a success story in Minnesota
Snowy start to steelhead season: Despite snowstorm, Brule River anglers turn out for opener
Now is the time to clean, repair your birdhouses
Let's bring back the fishing pier at Dunton Locks
Getting ahead of the curve: Cancer rehab in DL helps patients get back into life
'We'll strive to be fair': Two of Becker County’s top legal eagles talk about upcoming judgeships
Ruby's Pantry helps families make ends meet; Local mom of 7 shares her story
Adolescent anxiety is on the rise, and social media may be part of the problem
Minnesota Made: Enjoy some movies shot in the Lake of 10,000 Lakes
Letter: Ice palace co-chairs thank the community
Youth fishing derby on Little Detroit Lake was 'great success'
The walls came tumbling down: Ice palace demolished on Friday
Totally tube-ular!: Elementary school students get outside to slide
Polar Fest's inaugural hotdish challenge brings in big, hungry crowd
February 28, 2018
Local church leaders respond to school shootings: Pastors address questions like, 'Why does God keep letting this happen?' and 'Where is God in all of this?'
The nation is still reeling after suffering yet another mass school shooting, this time on Valentine's Day at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School...
February 28, 2018 - 9:00am
December 7, 2017
Jobs aplenty: Becker County's unemployment rate is lowest it's been in decades
Becker County's unemployment rate seems to be on a downward trend, sitting at 2.4 percent, the lowest it's been, according to DEED and the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics compiled data, which dates back to 1990. The statistics show the county's unemployment rate has been dropping...
December 7, 2017 - 4:00pm
Congress needs to act soon to protect the grid from an electromagnetic pulse
Our nation's power grid is susceptible both to solar events and to terrorist-military attacks. Hundreds of millions of lives could be wiped out by an electromagnetic pulse event—bursts of energy that can be caused by a nuclear detonation or a major solar storm. In 2014 the executive...
September 7, 2016 - 10:22am
May 27, 2016
Trump ready to unleash oil industry
Donald Trump pledged ‘complete’ American energy independence and a focus on putting workers before regulations Thursday to a crowd that is...
May 27, 2016 - 12:14pm
May 26, 2016
Low gas prices prompt more road trips
BOSTON —More Americans are planning to hit the road this summer compared to 2015, according to the annual summer travel study conducted by GasBuddy. Over 75 percent said they would be traveling this summer, a 2.2 percent increase from last year, with an overwhelming majority (79...
May 26, 2016 - 5:35am
May 19, 2016
Donald Trump’s Supreme Court list includes Minnesota justice
Republican presumptive presidential nominee Donald Trump would consider appointing Minnesota Supreme Court Justice David Stras to the U.S. Supreme Court if elected, Trump announced Wednesday. Stras was among 11 names Trump released to the Associated Press with the intent of easing...
May 19, 2016 - 8:48am
April 29, 2016
New U.S. military casualties occurring
Melissa Gillett recalls the sickly sweet, nearly vomit-inducing smell during her runs around Bagram Airfield in Afghanistan, where she served...
April 29, 2016 - 5:15am
April 13, 2016
State, federal income taxes due April 18
This year’s income tax filing season ends on April 18, and as the date approaches, the Minnesota Department of Revenue offers tips to help taxpayers as they get ready to file their returns. “With just days left in the filing season, we know many Minnesotans are still preparing...
April 13, 2016 - 10:27am
February 16, 2016
Klobuchar, Kelly on Supreme Court watch lists
WASHINGTON — Even as practical, political and legal chaos reigned after Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia’s sudden death Saturday, list-makers...
February 16, 2016 - 8:06am
December 19, 2015
Congress’ year-end tax bill adds protections for farmers
On Friday, Congress passed Protecting Americans from Tax Hikes (PATH), a bill that includes two important provisions affecting farmers. The bill will permanently cap small business deductions for capital expenses at $500,000, up from the previous limit of $25,000.
December 19, 2015 - 5:40am
November 14, 2015
Keystone all about business
The decision by TransCanada Corp. to request suspension of the Keystone XL pipeline permit is more about energy economics and Canadian/U.S. politics than it is about environmental activism. The environmentalists who are cheering the apparent demise of the project as a victory for...
November 14, 2015 - 5:15am
November 4, 2015
Keystone XL pipeline in doubt after pause
The Canadian company behind the proposed Keystone XL pipeline has asked the U.S. government to suspend review of the $8 billion project that sparked a political war between environmentalists and the oil industry. If granted by the U.S. State Department, the delay would likely take...
November 4, 2015 - 11:11am
September 27, 2015
Audience hears something different from pope
Humility. Humbling. Hope. Inspiration. Those who saw Pope Francis in Washington, D.C., Thursday spoke words not commonly used to describe...
September 27, 2015 - 5:25am
September 26, 2015
House Speaker John Boehner resigning; California’s McCarthy likely top contender
U.S. House of Representatives Speaker John Boehner, who has struggled with repeated rebellions from the conservative wing of his Republican Party,...
September 26, 2015 - 12:08pm
September 17, 2015
Few Syrians expected in Minnesota, agencies say
MINNEAPOLIS -- Even though Minnesota has long been a haven for refugees, local resettlement agencies say it is unlikely the state will see an influx of people now fleeing the Middle East and North Africa, at least initially. With the latest refugee crisis unfolding across Europe,...
September 17, 2015 - 9:29am