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Menahga man dies in head-on crash
Moorhead woman hurt in crash near Detroit Lakes
Wanted: Photos of old Detroit Lakes squad cars: Model-maker steers for historical accuracy
AgweekTV: Canola is king
Starry Trek 2017: Volunteers needed for citizen science event
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Post 15 eliminated from postseason
Hanson in the hunt at Minnesota State Open
Online petition surfaces trying to stop Waubun-Mahnomen co-op for all sports
412 BMX race results
Hoge catches leaders to share first-round lead at PGA's Barbasol
Ticket to Work puts people back in the driver's seat
Recent storms spark memories of past tornadoes
Find strength, serenity this summer: Local yoga studios offer wide range of classes
Here comes the sun: Tips for summer skincare
Column: Breaking the ice--an introduction to Becker County
Friends & Neighbors
Nurse Practitioner Joins Essentia Health St. Mary's-Detroit Lakes Clinic
Save on your summer road trip adventure
Minnesota Lottery continues to be recognized for its accounting and financial reporting
'Acting small, delivering big': Minnesota business makes name for itself in competitive automation industry
BBB, DLI warn against insurance deductible rebates
A relaxing day of shopping beneath the trees: DL's 39th Arts & Crafts in the Park set for this Sunday
So close they can taste it: DL's Holmes Theatre to host WE Fest Karaoke Roundup finale on Saturday
Arts and music at Maplewood
Comedian Rodney Carrington comes to Shooting Star Friday
Coming home: Fargo native Shannon Curfman brings solo act to Shooting Star this Thursday
Delores "Dee" Lugert
Ian R. Stalboerger
Lynn Hummel column: What if Moses had 10 more commandments?
Letter: City needs to give veteran, landlord a break
Letter: DL should show compassion towards landlord, veteran
Port: I'm pretty sure we elected Zaphod Beeblebrox as president
Lost Italian: Refreshing summer slushes to to help beat the heat
Purple martins faring well in parts of Minnesota
Brad Laabs column: Best lake? Best time to fish? No easy answers
Some tips for successful warm-weather fishing
Blane Klemek column: A sleepy squirrel that acts like a prairie dog
Outdoors column: Minnesota gulls come in three species
Consume those leafy greens for a healthy body
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'
Pine to Palm
March 2, 2016
Trump doesn’t understand libel law
Recently, Donald Trump said “I’m gonna open up our libel laws, so when they write purposely negative and horrible, false articles, we can sue them and win lots of money.” The specific media outlets he mentioned were the New York Times and The Washington Post. The first thing...
March 2, 2016 - 10:44am
November 7, 2015
Newspapers are changing, not dying
There is an average of four devices or technologies people use to access news. It’s not like back in the day where there was one: a printed newspaper. Now there’s print, online, social media and mobile. Yes, we realize there are other sources like radio and television, but...
November 7, 2015 - 5:35am
July 5, 2015
Newspaper strives to be a community leader
As mentioned in Wednesday’s Tribune editorial, we at Detroit Lakes Newspapers learned last week about how our newspaper fits into the eight dimensions that make up a healthy community. As part of the Minnesota Newspaper Association’s Editors & Publishers Community Leadership...
July 5, 2015 - 5:05am
July 2, 2015
Healthy leadership in a community
Healthy leadership in a healthy community. Isn’t that what we are all striving to obtain and be a part of? The newspaper is no different. In May, Detroit Lakes Newspapers Publisher Mary Brenk and Editor Pippi Mayfield attended the Minnesota Newspaper Association’s Editors...
July 2, 2015 - 5:10am
January 6, 2015
FCC names Ronquist publisher of Duluth News Tribune
DULUTH, Minn. – From one Great Lakes city to another, the publisher of the Traverse City Record Eagle in Michigan is moving this month into...
January 6, 2015 - 9:48pm
September 15, 2010
Forum publisher and CEO William C. Marcil to step aside
William C. Marcil, whose career as The Forum's publisher has spanned nearly 41 years, eight presidential administrations and countless major news stories, will step down on Dec. 1 and hand the reins to his son, Bill Marcil Jr. The 74-year-old Marcil is relinquishing his role as...
September 15, 2010 - 8:07am
December 26, 2008
Forum Communications names McLister new VP of newspapers
Steve McLister, publisher of the Duluth News Tribune and former general manager of The Forum, has been promoted to vice president of newspapers...
December 26, 2008 - 12:00am
November 15, 2008
Tribune Editorial: Community newspapers are stronger than ever
We've had enough of people bashing newspapers and other "mainstream media" and it's time to set the record straight. In Arizona, Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio recently took the campaign against the mainstream media to a new low by running an anti-media television ad. In...
November 15, 2008 - 12:00am
July 13, 2008
Take advantage of online newspapers, too
For me, there is no morning like Sunday morning. I usually wake up at around 6 a.m. (as I can never seem to sleep in, no matter how hard I try), and, just after throwing on a bathrobe so as to make myself decent, check my e-mail while no one else is awake to look over my shoulder...
July 13, 2008 - 12:00am
May 24, 2008
DL Newspapers hires 5
Detroit Lakes Newspapers would like to welcome five new staff members. Pam Bauer recently joined the graphic design staff. Bauer, originally from Barnesville, has several years of graphic design experience. She previously worked for the Fergus Falls Daily Journal and The Times...
May 24, 2008 - 12:00am
May 7, 2008
Record Editorial: Despite reports, community newspapers are thriving
To paraphrase famed humorist (and newspaperman) Mark Twain, the news of our death has been greatly exaggerated. Despite grim financial news from large dailies like the Minneapolis Star Tribune and St.
May 7, 2008 - 12:00am