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History evolving: Becker County museum to become children, science museum
Al Franken, 'Giant of the Senate': Minnesota Senator visits Detroit Lakes, talks career pathways
Survival of Sears and Kmart is in doubt
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Mom's fight with cancer shaped the attitude of LP-A's Raaen
Good luck at State, Raiders!
Ninth annual old-timers wrestling tournament
Curling league champions
Basketball has been lifelong affair for Breckenridge's Lipp
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Planning will help you see green in retirement
An evening of music and storytelling: Chinese entertainer Gao Hong to perform Thursday in NYM
Wednesday matters: Everyday prayers
Column: Beware of "Can you hear me?" scam calls
Friends & Neighbors
Ryan Hanson Homes has new licensed realtor
Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Joins Essentia Health in Detroit Lakes
Back in business: Audubon Liquor Store purchased by brothers-in-law
Norby's recognized for 90 years of membership
L&M Fleet Supply earns honor from Cub Cadet as one of the top dealers in America
'Beauty and the Beast' debuts to magical $350M globally
Women on a roll: Female directors dominate at Fargo Film Festival
'Wheel of Fortune' unfortunate guess goes viral
'Sesame Street' to welcome muppet character with autism
Spring has sprung! It's time to celebrate: Four fun things to see, do – and taste – in DL this week
Lyle E. Donley
Jeffrey M. Webber
Irene Leona Johnson
Ronald "Sam" F. Samuelson
Donna Mae Graffis
Letter: 'Extreme vetting' is a sham--we're already as safe as we can be
Letter: Eken says attack against him by fellow senator was 'flat-out lie'
Another Republican wedge issue to divide Minnesotans?
Letter: 'Repeal and replace' plan means tax cuts for the rich, fewer health benefits for the American people
Now is the time for next Farm Bill
Signs of spring: The lark and pasque flowers
Brad Laabs column: There's still quality lake ice for fishing
Waiting for Woodie Camp: Young waterfowlers can attend free, weeklong summer camp
Blane Klemek column: Pileated woodpecker can hollow out trees like a buzzsaw
Brad Laabs column: Get your poop in a scoop and clean up the lake, anglers!
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'
A $10,000 drop in the bucket: Red Kettle campaign gets big boost from anonymous donor in DL
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