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Speeding leads to drug charge
Baby born on way to hospital
Crime & Accident Report
Minneapolis police step up security for gay pride festivities
Smith, Heck renew rivalry at PGA Juniors in Chaska
Laettner Camp a success on many age levels
Golf Celebration at Lakeview July 1-3
Angels defeat Lakers 4-1
Wild tour stops in DL
Nevis native takes unexpected trip abroad
How to avoid the dreaded long TSA lines
Sauce gives a sweet finish to your grilled favorites
Social Security benefits are calculated the same way for men, women
Wirth graduates at military academy
Friends & Neighbors
Local co-op hosts membership picnic
Litte Caesars looking for franchisee
Average MN gas prices dropped 5 cents last week
Avoiding estate mistakes
Award for Minnesota Management and Budget
DCC’s Lakeview to host golf festivities in honor of centennial
The joys of curling and other Olympic pursuits
NLOC’s ‘Annie Get Your Gun’ opens July 28
Movie magic – in your own backyard
Vikingland Band Festival to feature big parade
Petronilla "Patty" Wander
Alice Lenora Gross
Lester R. (Butch) Mosher
Carol M. Linden
Delores Arlene Crane
10 tips for protecting our water
It should be easy to vote, hard to cheat
Classified 911 report ‘very disturbing,’ should be released to the public
MN gains primaries, keeps caucuses
North used to be thata way
Frazee woman nabs record sturgeon
How to hook, use leeches and crawlers
These two birds are way easier to hear than see
Fine fishing so far in MN
Northwest MN Fishing Report
June Summer Scene
Biking becoming bigger with area trails
Get out and golf
Find ‘refuge’ from hectic life at wildlife sanctuary
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
January 14, 2014
Retired judge’s daughter takes job at DL law firm
Though she was working as a litigator for a prestigious Minneapolis law firm, when Elizabeth Walker heard that there was an opening for an associate...
Life / Friends & Neighbors
January 14, 2014 - 4:00pm
January 8, 2014
Take a seat: Fans load up Metrodome memorabilia
Fans of the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome are loading up some 20,000 of the building’s 60,000 blue seats this week to take home as souvenirs...
January 8, 2014 - 9:33am
Subzero temps don’t stop racers from taking to Detroit Lakes’ ice
After blizzard conditions swept through the lakes area Friday night, it looked like the J&K Marine Beach Bar 200 USXC Late Model Cross Country...
January 8, 2014 - 7:00am
January 3, 2014
Bail set at $1 million in Ponsford murder case
Bail was set at $1 million with conditions, or $2 million without conditions, for a Ponsford man accused of setting the house fire that killed...
News / crime
January 3, 2014 - 9:00am
December 27, 2013
Forum Communications enters deal for Minnesota newspaper properties
FARGO – Forum Communications Co. has entered into an agreement to purchase newspaper properties in the lakes country of north-central Minnesota – including the Brainerd Dispatch. The deal is to be completed Jan. 1. Forum Communications Co. is purchasing the properties from...
December 27, 2013 - 9:24am
December 21, 2013
Red Wing Shoe recalls thousands of work boots
RED WING, Minn. -- Red Wing Shoe Co. is recalling thousands of work boots in the United States and Canada after a problem was found with the steel toecap. The cap in the boots “could fail to protect the wearer’s feet in an impact,” according to the Consumer Product Safety...
December 21, 2013 - 11:30am
December 11, 2013
Microsoft says Xbox One global sales top 2 million
SAN FRANCISCO - Microsoft Corp has sold more than 2 million Xbox One video game consoles since its November 22 launch, catching up with rival...
December 11, 2013 - 3:21pm
December 9, 2013
Twitter shares touch new high, sail past $52
SAN FRANCISCO - Investors piled into Twitter Inc for the second straight day, lifting its shares to more than $52 and setting a new intraday...
December 9, 2013 - 2:00pm
December 4, 2013
These Essentia clinics in area have closed or are closing at 4 p.m.
The following Essentia Health clinics are closed as of noon today, due to the winter storm: Essentia Health St. Mary’s-Pelican Rapids Clinic Essentia Health-Bagley Clinic Essentia Health-Mahnomen Clinic Essentia Health-Oklee Clinic The Essentia Health St. Mary’s-Frazee...
December 4, 2013 - 1:38pm
December 3, 2013
Frazee clinic closed Wednesday due to weather
The Essentia Health St. Mary’s-Frazee Clinic will be closed Wednesday due to inclement weather. Patients can go to EssentiaHealth.org to get the latest information about clinic closures.
December 3, 2013 - 9:11pm
November 22, 2013
Unemployment lowest since 2007
Unemployment in Minnesota hit pre-recession levels in October, the state said Thursday. The Department of Employment and Economic Development reported that employers added 1,200 jobs in October, bringing the unemployment rate to 4.8 percent. That’s the same rate as December 2007,...
November 22, 2013 - 2:54pm
November 11, 2013
Doing business in China -- DL businesswoman on MSUM panel Tuesday
A Detroit Lakes businesswoman is on the panel of a MSUM School of Business seminar Tuesday on doing business in the tricky China market. Melissa Lage, chief marketing manager, SJE-Rhombus is a panelist for the event, called Hosting Global Innovation: Doing Business in China. It...
Business / business briefs
November 11, 2013 - 12:00pm
November 6, 2013
Hopes high for firearm deer season
Get out your rifles and blaze orange: The Minnesota firearms deer hunting season opens a half hour before sunrise Saturday morning. The Minnesota...
November 6, 2013 - 4:00pm
October 30, 2013
Fed maintains strong stimulus as U.S. growth stumbles
By Pedro da Costa and Alister Bull WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Federal Reserve extended its support for a slowing U.S. economy on Wednesday,...
October 30, 2013 - 6:00pm
October 9, 2013
Minnesota earns award for efforts to engage seniors in volunteerism
Thanks to a new initiative launched by the Dayton administration, older Minnesotans are finding new ways to give back to their communities — and the nation is taking notice. The National Association of States United for Aging and Disabilities has recognized the state’s Share...
October 9, 2013 - 6:00am