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Alexandria girl who drowned entered water willingly
'When are we going to bring that baby back to the hospital'?: Essentia Health hosts class for kids preparing to be a big brother or sister
Severe vehicle crash on Highway 34
Behind closed doors: Community works to raise awareness about suicide, mental illness
Cheers to the class of 2017: Unique grad gifts that keep on giving
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BASEBALL: Korfe in command in victory over Hornets
Herzog leads Laker girls to victory
Laker golf wraps regular season with home victory
Opportunity knocks for Foster at NCAA West Prelims
Section frontrunners wallop Laker pitching
Ehnerts celebrate 50 years together
Yliniemi is UMC's Student Volunteer of the Year
DL's Weber graduates from NSU
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Older Americans Month 2017: Age Out Loud
Friends & Neighbors
MN gas prices up two cents
DL Public Utilities earns Reliable Public Power Provider designation
Outlet Graphics has new graphic designer
MN gas prices up (almost) one cent
Detroit Lakes photographer earns master of photography
Minnesota judge officially confirms heirs to Prince's $200M estate
Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, other acts headed to Fargo later this year
Local chef publishes culinary memoir
Column: There's nothing quite like a fresh-grilled burger...
Country singers Dwight Yoakam, Mary Chapin Carpenter add Fargo Theatre shows
Ronald D. Lanoue Sr.
Tanner J. Bahr
Charles G. Henrikson
Clarice Lucille Ernst
Letter: Bad time to cut opioid drug prevention program
Letter: More than just a three-day weekend
Rural Minnesota leader: Lawmakers, please support County Program Aid
Advice to my son as he graduates high school
Hummel column: Graduation message for the 'first half' of the class
Getting squirrely: Be creative in keeping critters out of bird feeders
Walleye opener dubbed a 'big success'
Blane Klemek column: Minnesota wouldn't be the same without haunting call of the loon
Preparing to slay? Suggestions for opening weekend
MN CREP sign-up begins May 15, 2017
Consume those leafy greens for a healthy body
You've gotta have faith: Christian filmmakers start up business, teaching academy in rural Audubon
My Christmas in Denmark: Different traditions, same feel
Late arrival for New Year's baby: First birth of 2017 at Essentia Health-St. Mary's is Azyloh Roberts
DLHS named 'Safe Sports School'
Pine to Palm
May 17, 2017
Perham family welcomes newborn
Tristan Adam Wike, son of Aaron and Cassandra (Skillings) Wike, Perham, was born May 8, 2017, at Perham Health in Perham. He weighed 7 pounds,...
May 17, 2017 - 11:13am
May 11, 2017
Crime & accidents
Tuesday, April 25 At 7:45 a.m. five mailboxes were found smashed along the 17000 block of Disse Road in Detroit Lakes. At 10:53 a.m. a chainsaw was stolen from the 19000 block of County Road 131 in Detroit Lakes. At 11:27 p.m. a caller reported someone burning garbage on the corner...
May 11, 2017 - 9:40am
Let's just admit it, kids can be a tad...lazy: Day of Caring is even better for them than it is for others
It isn't easy raising selfless kids these days. The world is being set up to make everything in life less tasking and instantly gratifying. We, as adults, have created this world for our kids (and this is generally speaking) where we too often give them so much without requiring that...
May 11, 2017 - 9:28am
May 8, 2017
'This is a serious time for serious people': Boys & Girls Club celebration features challenges, coveted award
The Boys & Girls Clubs of Detroit Lakes & Perham are doing some great things, as the burgeoning membership at both sites will attest. On Thursday...
May 8, 2017 - 8:49am
April 29, 2017
Perham's Papacito's permeates Detroit Lakes
Papacito's Burritos is on a roll. The little build-your-own-burrito joint inside the Perham BP gas station has seen nothing but growth since...
April 29, 2017 - 12:00pm
April 27, 2017
One-car rollover between Perham, New York Mills ends in injury
Road conditions were icy just after 7 a.m. Wednesday when Robert Kyle Wiggins, 38, of New York Mills, lost control of the Trail Blazer he was...
April 27, 2017 - 10:50am
April 26, 2017
'It was time to pass the baton': Dean's Country Market in Perham, NY Mills sold to Central Market owners
Saying it was a huge decision to make after 45 years in the grocery business, Dean Simpson of Dean's Country Market, with store locations in...
April 26, 2017 - 10:22am
April 25, 2017
‘It was time to pass the baton’: Dean’s Country Market in Perham, NY Mills sold to Central Market owners
Saying it was a huge decision to make after 45 years in the grocery business, Dean Simpson of Dean’s Country Market, with store locations in...
April 25, 2017 - 11:02am
April 24, 2017
Raider track teams compete at Anderson-Cole Invite
The Lake Park-Audubon track and field teams competed Friday in Perham at the Anderson-Cole Invite. Mackenzie Ehlers and Lily Peterson led the...
April 24, 2017 - 2:27pm
April 4, 2017
The future of medicine is here: Sanford hires integrated health therapist who will "video chat" with patients at area clinics
Mental health services can be hard to come by—that's where a system-wide mental health grant at Sanford comes in. Five years ago, Sanford was awarded a grant to "explore the impact of mental health therapists," that came with a triple aim: 1) to improve health outcomes, 2) to...
April 4, 2017 - 10:00am
March 16, 2017
Perham father reunited with daughter who went missing
PERHAM, Minn. — After 46 days, a Perham father is back at home with his daughter after he said the 6-year-old was taken by her mother. Brian...
March 16, 2017 - 9:12am
March 12, 2017
Brad Laabs column: Get your poop in a scoop and clean up the lake, anglers!
The last couple of years this time of year (as we clear fish houses off the lakes and near the end of the ice season), I have written about my frustration with the messes left on the ice. This year, our area lakes seem to have been left in better shape than the past several years....
March 12, 2017 - 5:00am
March 10, 2017
Hospice of Red River Valley offers free community grief program for adults in DL, Perham
Hospice of the Red River Valley is offering a free educational program for adults in Detroit Lakes and Perham. When a friend loses a loved one through death, we struggle to know what to do. Working through grief involves accepting the loss, experiencing the pain of that loss, and...
March 10, 2017 - 2:00pm
March 2, 2017
Perham man accused of felony check forgery
Robert Louis Czeck, 38, of Perham has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony check forgery. According to court records, on Dec. 16 a man reported to Detroit Lakes police that a check had been forged on his account. On dec. 12 he had used a check to pay Czeck for...
March 2, 2017 - 10:00am
February 25, 2017
Letter: Trump is my president
I find it interesting on how the Liberals are stating facts about Trump that they get from CNN and make it sound like they were in a WH briefing. I can state some facts. I had (5) TRUMP signs stolen by Hillary babies that trespassed on my property, but they took the HIGH road! They...
February 25, 2017 - 1:00pm