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Live stream: Jacob Wetterling funeral service at 10 a.m. today
Rose Ensemble in Detroit Lakes Tuesday
'Winning by a hair' the second annual Hairy Man Run is set for October 1
Slow and steady wins the race; so far $500,000 has been raised toward new Becker County museum
County disaster drill helps prepare emergency workers for the real thing
HALL OF HONOR: Raboin enjoying special opportunity in St. Cloud
Detroit Lakes blows out Park Rapids 46-0
HALL OF HONOR: Barrett a versatile leader for three Laker teams
Jackets sweep singles, down Lakers 4-3
Golf: Lunn wins Maple Hills club championship
Teaching the 'lost language'; New teacher of the Ojibwe Learning and Native American Culture class is all about the students
Senior year, not so glamorous
Touchdowns and Tailgates
Chivers' exchange vows
Logan completes core curriculum training
Friends & Neighbors
BD’s Gas and Grub under new ownership
MN gas prices down, Colonial Pipeline leakage in south causing issues
Jack Chivers Realty adds new service branch
Preparing to become a caregiver
Dairy Queen set to move to McKinley Plaza Friday
It's time to put a stop to bullying
Grand opening celebration for The Barn in NYM set Oct. 1
Tamarac Fall Festival set for Oct. 1; waterfowl themes abound
Four things you can do in DL this week for no cost
Fall officially arrives this Thursday!
William V. "Bill" Vipond
Vernon A. Sellers
Douglas Daryl Miller
Helen Mae Williams
Michael C. Selck
Stop the lies against Eken
Big garbage, big economy
Refugee community should welcome FBI
Don't blame farmers for dying honeybees
Leaving home--love isn't always spoken
Waterfowl hunting season now open in Minnesota
National tourney shows amazing bass catch in Minnesota
Rarely seen, the tough, wily fisher lives among us
Pheasant numbers up 29 percent over last year
Landscape planning can help 'sharpies' thrive
Fired up for hunting season; Local Sportsman’s Clubs have their sights set on you
LP-A busts a move: Lake Park-Audubon Elementary receives national ‘Active Schools’ award
4-H'ers bring home ribbons from the Minnesota State Fair
Cormorant art show winners announced
Pine to Palm
August 22, 2008
New Spirit Center director named in W.E.
Jill Hewitt, M.S., L.M.F.T., has been hired by the White Earth RTC to be the director of the new Oshki Manidoo (New Spirit) Center in Bemidji. "This project is of great importance and opportunity for youth and I am honored to be part of it," said Hewitt. "I feel strongly that the...
August 22, 2008 - 12:00am
Magnolia's Family Hair Design has new stylist
Magnolia's Family Hair Design is excited to announce Jennifer Bjerke has joined their staff. Bjerke is a graduate of Ingenue School of Hair Design. She enjoys and specializes in trendy haircuts, perms and colors. Call 846-9312 and schedule an appointment with Bjerke and receive...
August 22, 2008 - 12:00am
August 13, 2008
New dog-breeding laws may be on the horizon
Minnesota animal welfare rights groups say they are continuing the fight for tighter regulation of the state's numerous puppy and kitten mills through new legislation, despite some hesitation from lawmakers and large-scale breeders. Last year, Sen. Don Betzold, DFL-Fridley, and...
August 13, 2008 - 12:00am
August 7, 2008
Animal abuse claimed in New York Mills
A New York Mills kennel operator faces nine charges for events that allegedly took place in April and May. Kathy Jo Bauck, 52, who operates Pick of the Litter Inc.
August 7, 2008 - 12:00am
August 6, 2008
Humane Society to host annual ShelterFest Aug. 23
The Humane Society of the Lakes holds its annual ShelterFest event Saturday, Aug. 23, from 5:30 to 11 p.m. at Hotel Shoreham.
August 6, 2008 - 12:00am
July 31, 2008
New laws in Minnesota take effect Friday
ST. PAUL -- If you are a health-care professional looking to make a profit, don't chase an ambulance. If you are a musician, don't claim to be someone you are not. If you are in the habit of sending text messages while driving, don't. If you own a home, you must have carbon monoxide...
July 31, 2008 - 12:00am
July 18, 2008
Morrison Eye Care opens new, larger office
Going to get your eyes checked out just got a whole lot more comfortable -- and educational. After breaking ground nearly a year ago, Morrison Eye Care's new $1 million Detroit Lakes clinic is completed and celebrating their grand opening. Dr. Larry Morrison, who started his...
July 18, 2008 - 12:00am
June 29, 2008
State Patrol steps up DWI enforcement
The Detroit Lakes district of the Minnesota State Patrol will increase DWI patrols in July, one of the deadliest periods for impaired driving in Minnesota. This is part of a statewide Safe & Sober impaired driving enforcement sweep that covers the Fourth of July holiday weekend and...
June 29, 2008 - 12:00am
June 16, 2008
Oregon man wins Think-Off debate
NEW YORK MILLS - An Oregon man is the winner of this year's Great American Think-Off, a national philosophy competition that gives ordinary people the chance to debate some of life's perplexing questions. This year's question was: "Does immigration strengthen or threaten the United...
June 16, 2008 - 12:00am
June 7, 2008
Lorie Line in DL June 15 for return engagement
Two years ago, pianist Lorie Line brought her concert grand piano to Detroit Lakes' Historic Holmes Theatre for a one-night-only show, and experienced such a warm welcome that she's decided to come back. "We sold out two years ago, so we're coming back again," Line said in a telephone...
June 7, 2008 - 12:00am
June 5, 2008
Referendum foes in Frazee want new vote
If some Frazee-Vergas School District residents have their way, the excess operating levy referendum will be on the November ballot again. Fourteen people gathered Sunday evening to start the petition process to get signatures for either revoking the referendum or reducing it to...
June 5, 2008 - 12:00am
June 2, 2008
New York Mills woman escapes fire
A New York Mills woman managed to escape her burning house May 22 with the help of a fast-acting neighbor. Maggie Austin was treated for 2nd and 3rd degree burns to her right hand as a result of a fire at her home on Cornwell Avenue on New York Mills' east side of town last Thursday. Austin,...
June 2, 2008 - 12:00am
May 26, 2008
NY Mills High School principal leaving for Alexandria
Matt Aker says he's leaving a job he enjoys, but the right opportunity came along and he's not going to pass it up. After five years as New York Mills High School Principal, Aker took the job of principal at Discovery Middle School in Alexandria. Aker submitted his resignation to...
May 26, 2008 - 12:00am
May 24, 2008
Ponsford man pleads not guilty to posessing stolen property, DWI
Eric Jerome Goodman, 21, of Ponsford appeared in Hubbard County District Court and pleaded not guilty to charges of possession of stolen property, third degree DWI and driving after revocation. According to the complaint, at 7:20 a.m. Nov. 21 a state trooper was dispatched to a...
May 24, 2008 - 12:00am
May 20, 2008
Session-ending package includes new state park
ST. PAUL - Establishing a park along Lake Vermilion was part of a deal closing the 2008 legislative session. Gov. Tim Pawlenty, the project's prime supporter, said $20 million will be given to start the first major state park in decades.
May 20, 2008 - 12:00am