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'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
Drug charges dismissed against woman
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
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
October 11, 2017
How you play the game: Local residents work with city to enhance disc golf, pickleball facilities
What do Detroit Lakes Frisbee golfers and pickleball players have in common? They are both raising money and working with the city to improve...
October 11, 2017 - 10:02am
July 6, 2017
Art returns to parks in NYM, Wadena this summer
Another summer is in full swing, parents are wishing for school, and the Cultural Center in New York Mills offers a free summer program for children looking for something to do. Art In Your Park has been a successful community public art opportunity for the several summers and this...
July 6, 2017 - 10:00am
June 15, 2017
Criminal activity at city parks leads to 10:30 p.m. closing proposal
Local residents will soon be able to stay out on the city beach a little bit later at night — but all other city parks will close at 10:30 p.m., according to a new city ordinance that was given its first reading at Tuesday night's Detroit Lakes City Council meeting.
June 15, 2017 - 10:00am
May 5, 2017
Park it: State parks offer sunny travel destinations close by
As the sun (finally) begins to shine its steady rays across Minnesota, residents stretch their legs, shake off those winter layers and head...
May 5, 2017 - 8:00am
April 15, 2017
Letter: Why put dog park before human kids?
We were surprised to see the article "A park just for canines." We moved to Detroit Lakes six years ago and live in a new area without a decent park close by. Croviseir Park (by the Boys and Girls club) is close but only has one way to enter the park and it has no flat areas where...
April 15, 2017 - 4:00pm
December 6, 2015
DL looking to add parks, keep up existing ones as well
When it comes to parkland and public spaces, all corners of Detroit Lakes are not created equal. The northeast quadrant has 190 acres of city and school district green space, including City Park, the high school ball fields, the Rec Center, the Rotary Soccer Park, the Boys & Girls...
December 6, 2015 - 5:45am
October 14, 2015
Conserving the great outdoors
Local outdoor projects like Sucker Creek Preserve, Dunton Locks Park, Hungry Man Lake Campground, Lake Park City Park, Wolf Lake's Waterfront...
October 14, 2015 - 1:06pm
September 1, 2013
Greater MN Parks & Trails Commission chosen
Selection of the Greater Minnesota Regional Parks & Trails Commission signifies the beginning of another new and exciting chapter in Minnesota’s long history of leadership and appreciation for outdoor recreation. Over the course of the next two decades, the commission will...
September 1, 2013 - 10:00am
July 13, 2013
New playground open at City Park
Kids can now enjoy new slides, climbing areas, tunnels and more at the City Park playground. “We got it in place for Water Carnival as promised...
July 13, 2013 - 2:00pm
July 3, 2013
‘Kids’ Fun Run & Obstacle Course’ draws more than 130 to DL City Park
The popularity of obstacle courses and “fun run” events has grown immensely in the past few years. But most of those events are geared...
July 3, 2013 - 8:09am
May 19, 2010
Ely mayor sentenced after decades of flouting law
DULUTH -- The mayor of Ely was sentenced in federal court in Duluth on Tuesday after pleading guilty to driving his snowmobile in a federal wilderness...
May 19, 2010 - 9:38am
February 11, 2009
Fargo Park District moves toward ban on smoking at all events aimed at children
FARGO - The Fargo Park District is moving toward putting a policy in place this spring to ban smoking from all events that are aimed primarily at children and families. The potential outline for such a policy was discussed by the Park Board's recreation subcommittee today. Commissioner...
February 11, 2009 - 3:30pm
November 13, 2008
University of Minnesota to conduct field study at Old Wadena
WADENA - The University of Minnesota department of anthropology plans to establish an archeological field study in Old Wadena County Park this June, according to Richard Paper of the Wadena County Historical Society. "I think it's a great opportunity for our county because we do...
November 13, 2008 - 12:30pm
October 24, 2008
State parks holding management deer hunts
Thirty-five Minnesota state parks will be holding special resource management deer hunts this fall. Access to the public will be varied around the state during the special hunts. Fifteen parks will be open to all visitors during this time and eight will have limited public access....
October 24, 2008 - 12:00am