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Home and Sport Show set for next weekend in DL
'Nowhere to Lay Their Heads': March 25 forum at Ecumen turns spotlight on homelessness
Man reported missing from the Cormorant area
Local agencies team up to fight elder abuse
AgweekTV: Eyes on the Ears
Sometimes memories are more important than fish
Roseau rallies, heads back to state championship game
Smith leads Huskers at Clover Cup
Thunderbirds outwork Owls for Section 6A title
Washington leads Cass Lake-Bena to section boys title over Ada-Borup
Unwrapping #MeToo with grace
It's almost time to light the 'Fire in February': DL preacher's plans taking shape to mobilize community to read Bible's Book of Acts
'Fire in February': DL preacher hopes to mobilize local faith community to read Bible's Book of Acts
LP-A Elementary recognized for achieving positive student outcomes
Snappy side: Festive Pomegranate Salad sure to shine on holiday menu
friends & neighbors
Nice growing, Jack: Jack Chivers Realty relocating to downtown DL, into the mall
Farmers concerned about trade war with China
Twin Cities airport is best in its size
State Commerce Dept. website now multilingual
Ag expert joins Rep. Peterson's committee staff
Ken’s FM fundraiser aims to bring station back to full power
What's ahead for the region's arts scene in the coming weeks?
Dishing up a tasty homemade meal, for a good cause: DL Breakfast Rotary's March 13 meatball dinner to benefit local food pantry
Spring is here -- and your local library is ready to celebrate
Here's what's coming to lakes area this month
Eugene M. Roerick
Catherine L. Slone
Harvey L. Lundstrom
Brian B. Eide
More immigrants would give huge boost to US economy
Letter:Credit unions are very different from banks
Letter: Why aren't we fighting back against Russia?
Sixty pills prescribed--only four were needed
It's time to return a big favor to the Boys and Girls Club
Sometimes memories are more important than fish
Are Ivory-billed woodpeckers back from the dead?
Jumbo perch are popping up
Brad Laabs column: The panfish are biting, and the tullibee chase is on
Maple syrup-making at Minnesota state parks
Ruby's Pantry helps families make ends meet; Local mom of 7 shares her story
Adolescent anxiety is on the rise, and social media may be part of the problem
Minnesota Made: Enjoy some movies shot in the Lake of 10,000 Lakes
For the love of the homeless: DL native Luke Pechmann poses for animal adoption pin-up calendar
Welcome to the dark side: Local museum's first 'After Dark' event brings sold-out crowds
Youth fishing derby on Little Detroit Lake was 'great success'
The walls came tumbling down: Ice palace demolished on Friday
Totally tube-ular!: Elementary school students get outside to slide
Polar Fest's inaugural hotdish challenge brings in big, hungry crowd
Polar Fest ends with a bang – and a splash
Northwest Water Carnival
July 28, 2017
Oak Crossing welcomes special guests for coronation
Miss Northwest, Alyssa Crum, and Miss Northwest Teen, Devynn Ullyott, were honored guests at Essentia Health-Oak Crossing for the annual Water...
July 28, 2017 - 11:18am
July 19, 2017
Leap of faith: Detroit Lakes resident takes his first skydive during water carnival
He's jumped off a mountain cliff in New Zealand (with parachute attached), dangled from a helicopter off the coast of Vietnam, went parasailing...
July 19, 2017 - 10:36am
Ahh, good times: 82nd Annual Northwest Water Carnival another success
Over the last 10 days, lakes area residents and visitors have dodged water balloons, raced through the streets on mattresses, competed in athletic...
July 19, 2017 - 9:12am
July 14, 2017
The party continues...: Thousands coming out for the 82nd annual Water Carnival
The 82nd Annual Northwest Water Carnival brought physical challenges to Detroit Lakes this week, with the annual Tug-O-War taking place on Tuesday...
July 14, 2017 - 3:10pm
July 13, 2017
Fire and ice: DL water carnival, St. Paul Winter Carnival come together for Parade of the Northwest
Though it seems as though it's only just begun, the 82nd Northwest Water Carnival will end with a big splash this Sunday afternoon, as the Parade...
July 13, 2017 - 2:40pm
2017 route for Parade of the Northwest does not include Summit Avenue
An article that appeared on the front page of the Detroit Lakes Tribune contained some outdated information about the route to be used for this...
July 13, 2017 - 2:38pm
July 12, 2017
'Water' you doing this weekend?: 82nd Annual Northwest Water Carnival takes over DL
The 82nd Annual Northwest Water Carnival is underway in Detroit Lakes, sending waves of fun through the community.
July 12, 2017 - 1:00pm
Photos: 82nd Annual Northwest Water Carnival rushes into town
July 12, 2017 - 11:56am
July 10, 2017
A Centennial Salad Luncheon: First Lutheran Church to host Wednesday fundraiser as part of church's 100th anniversary
Detroit Lakes' First Lutheran Church is turning 100 years old this year, and as part of its anniversary celebration, the congregation is opening...
July 10, 2017 - 9:54am
July 6, 2017
Friday's Miss Northwest Pageant to kick off water carnival: Full schedule of events slated in and around Detroit Lakes, July 7-16
Detroit Lakes' most storied summer festival, the Northwest Water Carnival, is almost upon us — and with it, the Miss Northwest Pageant,...
July 6, 2017 - 9:50am
July 14, 2016
Snake Oil will headline Saturday's Bash on the Beach
It was announced at last night's Northwest Water Carnival Water Fights that Snake Oil, described as "the ultimate interactive rock experience," will be the headliners for Saturday's Bash on the Beach in Detroit Lakes. The band, which specializes in hard rock from the 70s, 80s and...
July 14, 2016 - 12:28pm
July 13, 2016
Craig Morgan cancels appearance in DL after son's death; Bash on the Beach will continue
A spokesperson for musician Craig Morgan confirmed early Tuesday morning that he was canceling his upcoming appearance in Detroit Lakes, after news of his son’s death in a tubing accident broke late Monday. Morgan was set to headline this Saturday’s Bash on the Beach concert,...
July 13, 2016 - 8:08am
July 11, 2014
Rich history for a wet and fun festival
BY PAULA QUAM firstname.lastname@example.org It was 1935. The Great Depression had taken its toll on the Detroit Lakes area — just like it had...
July 11, 2014 - 3:26pm
July 9, 2014
Northwest Water Carnival gets underway Friday
The 79th annual Northwest Water Carnival is right around the corner, with opening festivities set to take place this Friday, July 11. In line with tradition, the water carnival officially kicks off with the Miss Northwest Pageant, which starts at 7 p.m. at the DLCCC’s Historic...
July 9, 2014 - 3:05pm
Passing of the crowns: Miss Northwest Pageant kicks off Water Carnival
The Miss Northwest and Miss Northwest Outstanding Teen pageant will be held this Friday at 7 p.m. in the Historic Holmes Theater. Chantal...
July 9, 2014 - 2:18pm