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West Nile Virus confirmed in Sibley County horse
Minnesota Dairy Industry Crowns 63 Princess Kay of the Milky Way
A 'peace' of Africa
City Council holds special meeting
A walk back through time
Lakers prepare in annual Red White scrimmage
Fergus Falls shuts out Laker tennis
League champions Burnside's win softball tournament title
Second half flurry gives Laker boys first win in 20 games
SOCCER: Last second OT goal lifts Flyers over Laker girls
Park Rapids dancer trains with renowned Rockettes
Miss Wolf Lake Pageant is Aug. 26
Friends & Neighbors
'Brew boys' bring new flavor
State gains 11,300 jobs in July
Bell Bank hires Amundson, promotes Erickson
Waubun Insurance Agency purchased
The Inn at Dunvilla opens
Time to head back to school with your friends at the library
HSO to celebrate 40 years
It's party time!
Jennifer Lawrence is ranked world's highest paid-actress for second year
Man of 1,000 voices
Roger W. Gottenborg
Mary Ellen Marks
Thomas Raymond Savageau
Maurice F. "Maury" Gagnier
The truth about Muslims in MN
Docs not selling out for sandwhiches
Give credit to Dayton, Tina Smith, for tour of all 87 counties in Minnesota
Read more, watch less TV: Follow these steps and become an informed voter
All MN students now taking ACTs
Master Gardening Training
'Wise as an old crow' is a true thing
Look close: Don't shoot radio-collared bears
Sad news--more zebra mussels
Electronics now a key part of fishing
Grondahl says goodbye
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'Coffee with the Council' set Saturday in DL
DL Jaycees fire up for 2nd annual Rib Fest
Wething celebrates 88 years
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