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Construction begins on Fish Lake Dam makeover
Health and Wellness in Becker County: Summit addresses challenges, highlights reasons to celebrate
Fire in Ottertail: Periwinkle destroyed, liquor store damaged
Watch: Flames engulf an Otter Tail business
Changing lanes: Tyler Shipman car show seeks family to help
Gorden a finalist for NHSACA coach of the year
Squirt B’s fifth at B1 International
Lamoureux sisters give U.S. Olympic gold with dramatic goals
DL Youth baseball sign-up and skill assessment March 5-9
Laker boys pull away from Rangers in second half
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
Social Security supports veterans, active duty military personnel
friends & neighbors
Report: Minnesota solar jobs jumped 48 percent last year
'A Daughter's Love': Sisters open up business caring for seniors
Explore Lake Life Expo scheduled for Feb 23-24
Speakeasy sells to buyer who plans to lease building to Spitfire Bar & Grill
Minnesota gas prices down 2.5 cents this week
What's new in lakes area entertainment this week
Break out the chocolate and wine for that special valentine
Heartfelt harmonies: Barbershop singers to deliver musical valentines on Feb. 14
'The Grumpy Gardener' provides a shovelful of ideas for minimizing gardening angst
Talking Stick accepting literary submissions
Owen Milo Accola
Supporting Denny McNamara
Ed & JoAnne Lillis
Hildur "Peg" Coen
George Anthony Oja
Suzanne J. Rogstad
Anna Marie Smith
Gun violence: Inaction is deafening with every shot
A great president: I (still) like Ike
Letter: One in four high schoolers now use tobacco products
Solar, wind power mean jobs for Minnesota
What people don't know about genetic testing can hurt them
It's nest-building time for bald eagles
Brad Laabs column: Got the itch? Here are some open water spots
Refuting 'keyboard cowboys,' Wis. man verifies authenticity of famous entangled bucks
Don't let fish freeze before cleaning
Cold doesn't stop fun-loving river otters
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
Minn. mom, former Olympic swimmer, competes for $1M on Survivor TV show
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
'Building the Ice Palace': Artist Hans Gilsdorf reflects on challenges of construction
Snow much fun: DLHS art students make larger-than-life snow sculptures as part of Polar Fest
March 23, 2017
One-room Minnesota schoolhouse student, now 96, and her teacher, 107, reunite
PINE RIVER, Minn.—An unlikely class reunion took place at Pine River's Good Samaritan Nursing Home in northern Minnesota last month between...
March 23, 2017 - 3:38pm
October 1, 2016
Erb leads Lakers to fourth win of the season
Cameron Erb buried the hopes of the surging Pequot Lakes Patriots on a late touchdown as Detroit Lakes escaped a tough road game and picked up...
October 1, 2016 - 3:22pm
May 11, 2016
Unbeaten Panthers sweep Lakers from Mid-State hopes
Park Rapids used a dramatic last-inning home run barrage to stave off a first loss on the season and left Snappy Park undefeated at 16-0 after...
May 11, 2016 - 12:29pm
May 4, 2016
Laker softball primed for state-ranked Mid-State showdown
The No. 8AAA Laker softball team outscored the Rangers 12-1 and 13-0 in Crosby to move to 12-1 overall and 5-1 in the Mid-State Conference. Starting pitcher Emma Maguire got some rest after shouldering the load for much of the season. Kyra Vagle fanned six to get her first pitching...
May 4, 2016 - 12:22pm
April 27, 2016
Extra inning flare gives Lakers split with Patriots
No. 6-3A Detroit Lakes won an extra-inning thriller in come-from-behind fashion to open a doubleheader split with No. 3-AA Pequot Lakes Tuesday...
April 27, 2016 - 11:42am
April 25, 2016
Lakers win two at home tourney, prepare for Patriots Tuesday
The No. 7AAA Detroit Lakes softball team won two games but was unable to finish the championship game versus Fargo Shanley/Oak Grove Saturday...
April 25, 2016 - 1:18pm
Smith medalist, Laker girls second at Jordan
Kate Smith erased three-stroke first round deficit to capture medalist honors and lead the Laker girls golf team to a second place finish at the Jordan Invitational Saturday afternoon. “We had a very enjoyable two days,” DL head coach Cali Harrier said. “I’m very proud the...
April 25, 2016 - 12:35pm
February 3, 2016
Girls Basketball: DL knocks off undefeated Patriots
The Laker girls played a tall lineup and it was effective as three posts scored in double figures in a 63-60 double overtime defeat of previously unbeaten Pequot Lakes on the road Tuesday night. “Our game plan was to be patient and slow the tempo down — at times we moved the ball...
February 3, 2016 - 11:51am
January 22, 2016
Undefeated Patriots grab Mid-State lead from DL
No. 3AA Pequot Lakes outperformed Detroit Lakes in the latter stages to remain undefeated in a 55-40 conference girls basketball victory Thursday...
January 22, 2016 - 2:12pm
January 20, 2016
Laker boys rout Pequot Lakes
Jacob Pazdernik was hot from the opening tip scoring a game-high 24 points as the Laker boys basketball team ripped conference foes Pequot Lakes...
January 20, 2016 - 11:40am
December 19, 2015
Boys Basketball: Lakers win at Pequot to remain unbeaten
Detroit Lakes snapped a five-game Pequot Lakes' win streak and pushed the Laker run to start the season to eight consecutive wins after a 67-52 Mid-State Conference victory on the Patriots’ home floor Friday night. DL notched its fourth Mid-State win having defeated each of their...
December 19, 2015 - 10:15am
October 7, 2015
Conference leading Patriots win at DL 3-0
Mid-State Conference leaders Pequot Lakes won for the 10th consecutive match and improved to 19-2 overall with a 3-0 victory over Detroit Lakes...
October 7, 2015 - 11:46am
September 18, 2015
Team effort gives Lakers 21-14 victory over Pequot Lakes
The Detroit Lakes’ offense scored on its opening three drives and the Laker defense shut the door late in a 21-14 team-effort victory over...
September 18, 2015 - 11:59pm
August 24, 2015
Patriots hold off late Cardinal rally
CJ Borleis rushed for 102 yards and two touchdowns and returned an interception for a score as the Pequot Lakes Patriots held off the Staples-Motley Cardinals for a season-opening 38-30 victory at home Saturday night. Borleis scored in the first quarter on a 5-yard run and on a...
August 24, 2015 - 2:04pm
July 26, 2015
Pequot Lakes landlord charged with holding tenant at gunpoint
PEQUOT LAKES, Minn. – A Pequot Lakes landlord has been charged with burglary and firearm assault after allegedly trying to evict one of his tenants at gunpoint Monday. According to a criminal complaint, the tenant told police he had lived at the place he rented from John Cosgrove,...
July 26, 2015 - 9:04pm