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DL firefighters battle apartment fire near old Anglo American gas station
Courts back ND over Minnesota
‘Exodus of talent’ expected as higher ed’s baby boom bubble bursts
Master Gardeners’ July gardening tips
MnDOT Highway 200 project between Mahnomen, Roy Lake begins July 6
DL hosts youth track meet
Hi-10, Countryside results
Freshman Pacesetter team advances to regional tourney
JUNIOR PGA: Heck earns exemption; Smith places fifth
Post 15 takes Alexandria tourney title
Parenthood, the sequel: Grandparents increasingly becoming responsible for raising kids' children
Area students graduate from Ridgewater College
Local students on NDSU dean's list
Local students on NDSU dean's list
Social Security cards can now be replaced online
Friends & Neighbors
Local co-op hosts membership picnic
Litte Caesars looking for franchisee
Average MN gas prices dropped 5 cents last week
Avoiding estate mistakes
Award for Minnesota Management and Budget
DCC’s Lakeview to host golf festivities in honor of centennial
The joys of curling and other Olympic pursuits
NLOC’s ‘Annie Get Your Gun’ opens July 28
Movie magic – in your own backyard
Vikingland Band Festival to feature big parade
David Michael Ostlund
Lester R. (Butch) Mosher
Petronilla "Patty" Wander
Alice Lenora Gross
10 tips for protecting our water
It should be easy to vote, hard to cheat
Classified 911 report ‘very disturbing,’ should be released to the public
MN gains primaries, keeps caucuses
North used to be thata way
Frazee woman nabs record sturgeon
How to hook, use leeches and crawlers
These two birds are way easier to hear than see
Fine fishing so far in MN
Northwest MN Fishing Report
June Summer Scene
Biking becoming bigger with area trails
Get out and golf
Find ‘refuge’ from hectic life at wildlife sanctuary
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
October 3, 2010
Von Pinnon column: Loopholes in Minn. laws help keep public in dark
Because The Forum covers news in both Minnesota and North Dakota, we routinely deal with each state's open records and open meetings laws. Simply stated, North Dakota's transparency laws are much more favorable to its public.
October 3, 2010 - 11:19am
December 15, 2008
Open house is now Tuesday for new St. Mary's nursing center and therapy center
Because of the blizzard, St. Mary's Innovis health in Detroit Lakes had to postpone its open house for its new nursing center, Oak Crossing, and the new therapy department from Sunday to Tuesday, Dec. 16, from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. The public is welcome to attend.
December 15, 2008 - 12:00am
December 10, 2008
SMIH to showcase new facilities at open house
The nursing home that is located on the St. Mary's Innovis Health campus in Detroit Lakes has a new look -- and a new name. As the sign outside...
December 10, 2008 - 12:00am
September 26, 2008
Methodists host open house
The Detroit Lakes United Methodist Church is having an open house Sunday, Oct. 5, at both the 8:15 a.m. casual service and 10:30 a.m. traditional service. All members of the community are invited to attend either service and stay for refreshments, including lunch following the second...
September 26, 2008 - 12:00am
September 18, 2008
Republican open house
The Becker County Republican party will open an open house at their campaign headquarters on Saturday, Sept. 20, from 1 to 4 p.m. Headquarters is located in the old Mac's Hardware store at Highway 10 and Washington Avenue in Detroit Lakes. Refreshments will be served. Come and...
September 18, 2008 - 12:00am
September 12, 2008
Rolling Oaks to host Alpaca open house
The 5th annual Alpacas of Minnesota Farm Tour will be held Sept. 27-28, with many members of Alpacas of Minnesota opening their doors to the public. The Rolling Oaks Farm, near Hawley, is one of those alpaca farms. Alpacas are members of the Camelid family along with llamas and...
September 12, 2008 - 12:00am
August 27, 2008
Thanks for another succesful Laker Open
I would like to give a big thank you and congratulations to Steve Fode and the entire Laker Open Golf Tournament committee on another very well run and successful Laker Open. Also a big thank you to all the volunteers for all your help and effort. We also need to thank all of the...
August 27, 2008 - 12:00am
August 22, 2008
Corbett Road to open Tuesday,
Highway 10 construction crews will not be working on Labor Day, Monday, Sept. 1. Highway 10 mainline Single lane closures between the Canadian Pacific railroad bridge and Summit Avenue continue this week. Crews will remove the temporary crossover, and place the curb along the inside...
August 22, 2008 - 12:00am
June 26, 2008
Laker Open is Aug. 22
The KDLM Laker Open Golf Tournament sponsored by Team Lab will be held Friday, Aug. 22, at the Detroit Country Club and Lakeview Golf Courses. There will be a noon lunch and a 1 p.m. shotgun start. Last year, over 200 golfers participated, with $20,000 being raised for DL High...
June 26, 2008 - 12:00am
June 11, 2008
DNR sets open houses for input on Heartland Trail
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources will hold a series of open house meetings to provide information about the future extension of the Heartland State Trail and to obtain public input on the trail proposal. Comments on potential trail corridors will be solicited at the...
News / DNR
June 11, 2008 - 12:00am
June 6, 2008
DNR looks at changing its shoreland management rules -- open house Wednesday in Detroit Lakes
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources will hold an informational open house Wednesday, June 11 at Minnesota State Community and Technical College, 900 Hwy 34E, Room C101 from 6:30 to 9:00 p.m.
News / DNR
June 6, 2008 - 12:00am
June 3, 2008
Kane Hanson battling for spot in U.S. Open
Kane Hanson is standing at the doorstep of a berth in one of professional golf's most prestigious tournaments. A Fargo South High School graduate and resident of Detroit Lakes, Hanson will battle Wisconsin golfer Jonathan Turcott in a playoff Tuesday for the final sectional qualifying...
June 3, 2008 - 12:00am
April 6, 2008
Berry open house
There will be an open house celebration to honor Joe and Gloria Berry's 65th wedding anniversary at the Shooting Star Casino Convention Center on April 12 from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m.
April 6, 2008 - 12:00am
February 23, 2008
Application deadline for college board extended, Becker County has open seat
The Trustees Candidate Advisory Council is extending the application deadline to Feb. 28 for four positions on the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities Board of Trustees. The previous deadline had been for Feb. 15. The deadline has been extended to increase the pool of applicants. The...
February 23, 2008 - 12:00am