Skip to main content
Detroit Lakes Online
Moderate Drought Conditions Continue
Proposed bill could give families religious right to stop autopsies
Waubun woman is sentenced on burglary charge
Detroit Lakes woman finds long lost sister
Hailey Jutz to speak at Suicide Awareness seminar
Big expectations for Laker softball
Chippewa Triathlon accepting registrants
Track teams fifth and sixth at Bemidji
Jernberg, Smith headed to USAG Regionals
DL wrestlers qualify for NYWA state tournament
Grilled lamb chops provide quick, flavorful meal
Earnings limits apply to widow’s benefits
Henri Patrick LaFond
Essentia Health-St. Mary’s births
Friends & Neighbors
MN legislature talks Sunday liquor sales
Gas prices take big dip in Minnesota
Microsoft Dynamics Lunch ‘n Learn set
The Lodge receives Chairman’s Award
Good named partner at Pemberton Law
Billy Currington at Shooting Star this Friday
DiBlasio at MSUM Friday
Three community theater shows set for this weekend at Holmes
Soul Asylum: Alt-rock favorites to bring tour to Fargo
Shrine and Jose Cole circuses coming to Detroit Lakes
Letter: Big Tobacco continues to target kids with cigars, smokeless tobacco
State taxes hit rich and poor alike
Guest editorial: Health bills make sense
Other opinions: Dayton to railroads: You make a problem, you own it
Letter: Thanks DL Newspapers for Debbie Griffith column
Ed Schultz hopes venture on Wrong Lake is the right move
Governor’s budget would help maintain vitality of Minnesota state parks
Ruffed grouse — the drummer of the woods
Keep up on new, changing angling rules
Spring fire season could start early
Murder mystery at the Holmes
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
November 13, 2009
A profile on the wiley brush wolf -- the coyote
The coyote is also known as the brush wolf. The Aztecs attributed supernatural powers to the coyote. So did many northern Indians, who knew this small American wolf by another name. Sportsmen don't relish coyote meat but some Indians do. No other carnivore has doubled or tripled his...
November 13, 2009 - 1:56pm
November 7, 2009
November 7, 2009 - 11:23am
November 6, 2009
Late harvest resources available from Extension
Soybean moisture levels of 16 to 20 percent or more at harvest have been reported throughout the state as this challenging harvest season continues, according to Lizabeth Stahl, crops educator with University of Minnesota Extension. At these moisture levels, mold becomes a storage...
November 6, 2009 - 1:22pm
Nominees sought for deer hunter ethics award
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, Minnesota Deer Hunters Association (MDHA) and Turn In Poachers (TIP) are asking hunters to share stories of exemplary hunting behavior by nominating hunters for the 17th Annual Minnesota Deer Hunter Ethics Award. The award will honor...
November 6, 2009 - 8:46am
Take this time to get ready for ice fishing
I will be a little short on the report side of this week "fishing lines" as other commitments kept me off the water for a stretch of days. I just went a full week without being on the water and that is the longest stretch for me since May. It is amazing how life interferes with life...
Brad Laabs / outdoors
November 6, 2009 - 8:45am
November 4, 2009
Local DNR wildlife manager sticks with hunting dogs
A cowbell clangs wildly as the dog frantically scours the woods for game. Then suddenly, the woods fall silent. His sensitive snout is onto something. The English setter, named Lars, stands perfectly still, nose pointed at the bird a few feet in front of him on the ground. In a...
November 4, 2009 - 4:25pm
Franken announces USDA rural grants
Minnesota Sen. Al Franken announced that the United States Department of Agriculture has awarded 59 Minnesota farmers and small businesses grants totaling $2,868,225. The Rural Development funds will be used to assist rural small businesses in developing renewable energy systems. ...
business briefs / business
November 4, 2009 - 7:41am
November 3, 2009
Harvest continues to be slowed by rain, snow
GRAND FORKS -- Farmers made little if any progress in harvesting crops the past week in eastern North Dakota and northwest Minnesota as rainy, muddy and cold conditions continued to foil field operations. Water can be seen standing in farm fields in the southern end of the Red River...
November 3, 2009 - 1:09pm
October 30, 2009
Firearms deer season starts Nov. 7
Hunters will have to get used to taking less deer in the area with the start of the firearm season on Saturday (Nov. 7.) It's a weeklong dash...
news / outdoors
October 30, 2009 - 2:51pm
Unusual deer stand? We want to hear about it
Do you have an interesting, unusual or unique deer stand? If so, we want to hear from you. If you have that anything-other-than-the-usual deer stand, or know someone who does, please contact Record outdoors editor Brian Basham at 218-847-3151 or send an email to bbasham@dln...
October 30, 2009 - 11:26am
Deadline for outdoor grant applications is Nov. 3
Organizations interested in applying for a grant to finance a fish or wildlife habitat project are reminded by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) that the application deadline is Tuesday, Nov. 3. A total of $3,740,000 has been committed to the new Conservation Partners...
October 30, 2009 - 11:26am
Downsize when cold fronts move in
Last week we talked about late fall season adjustments that included focusing mostly on jigging or rigging. One obvious adjustment we have to be aware of is the frequency of cold front conditions as the weather transitions toward our winter period. We can get a cold front on top of...
Brad Laabs / outdoors
October 30, 2009 - 11:24am
Minnesota firearms deer season is upon us
The whitetail deer is a trophy indeed! And many Minnesota hunters will again try to outsmart this animal and take him on his own terms. All of this begins next Saturday morning, Nov. 7 and runs for nine days. It's the 2009 Minnesota firearms deer season. We will pursue this crafty...
October 30, 2009 - 11:22am
MDA livestock investment grant application deadline is Nov. 30
Minnesota livestock producers have until November 30 to apply for a Livestock Investment Grant through the Minnesota Department of Agriculture (MDA). Qualifying producers would be reimbursed ten percent of the first $500,000 of investment toward improving or expanding their livestock...
October 30, 2009 - 10:56am
October 28, 2009
Soybean harvest delayed, while sugar beet harvest close to finish line
FARGO -- Soybeans are known as the "wonder crop" because they're put to many different uses. Now, area farmers wonder whether they'll be able...
October 28, 2009 - 9:32am