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Two local piano students earn MMTA Challenge trophies
Enbridge reaches $172M settlement for oil spills in Michigan and Illinois
Ogema man charged with assaulting his mother
Man charged with four felonies in domestic assault case in DL
Woman, 39, and 13-year-old boy die when trees fall in storm in Boundary Waters
Upset-minded Perham sends DL to Sub-state 14 elimination bracket
Former Minnesota Vikings coach Dennis Green dies
Post 15 moves on to Sub-state quarterfinals
Cooper ends Smith’s run at U.S. Juniors
Andy Lia given key to the city, July 20, 2016 proclaimed Andy Lia Day in Detroit Lakes
Birthday wish granted, DL travel agent takes dream vacation
Air travel legislation is ‘an amazing win for consumers’
Fun with fresh fish
Social Security benefits not prorated; start month after turning 62
Vergas family reunited with dog after four-month absence
Friends & Neighbors
Former patrons buy Bleachers
Before you invest with a robo advisor...
Fremstad lawyer named ‘Rising Star’
Bell State Bank rated five-star bank
BBB warns of loan forgiveness offer
Frazee Turkey Days set for July 29-31
Celebrate reading achievements with an ‘Olympian’ event
‘Annie Get Your Gun’ opens July 28
Detroit Mt. to host first ‘bike-in movie theater’
Erasure Poetry Workshop set July 29 in New York Mills
Timothy J. Karsnia
Dean W. Sanders
David Lomen Stenseth
Sheryl "Sheri" Knowles
Marlin M. Ziegler
Running with the fools
Woman born of native-white parents wonders how DL can close cultural gap
Get serious on special session
A tale of 2 Independence Days
Letter: It’s great to see the tram operating again, with a sharp eye out for weeds
DNR advice for handling damaged trees
Time to get over trauma, learn to cast
Birds vary wildly in how, where they build nests
Northwest MN Fishing Report
How has the past affected today's outdoors heritage?
Becker County Fair Premium List
Celebrating Solstice at Richwood Winery
June Summer Scene
Biking becoming bigger with area trails
Get out and golf
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