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One-room Minnesota schoolhouse student, now 96, and her teacher, 107, reunite
A contest for real saps: Vergas' Maple Syrup Festival to include syrup tasting contest
Al Franken, 'Giant of the Senate': Minnesota Senator visits Detroit Lakes, talks career pathways
Girl, 13, accused of leading SD police on high-speed chase in stolen SUV
A heartbreaking struggle: Homelessness in the region hard on elderly
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Goodhue takes down Raiders for second straight year
James Amdal, 97, in attendance at state quarterfinal
Lakes Figure Skating Club ends season with success
Journey To The Tourney: Lake Park-Audubon returns to state
Otters' late charge falls short in state opener
Thursday matters: Every day, His home in us
Food and fellowship: The Refuge continues to host free, weekly suppers
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Planning will help you see green in retirement
An evening of music and storytelling: Chinese entertainer Gao Hong to perform Thursday in NYM
Friends & Neighbors
Mistakes on Your Tax Return Could Lead to an Audit
Ryan Hanson Homes has new licensed realtor
Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Joins Essentia Health in Detroit Lakes
Back in business: Audubon Liquor Store purchased by brothers-in-law
Norby's recognized for 90 years of membership
Full WE Fest lineup announced
'Beauty and the Beast' debuts to magical $350M globally
Women on a roll: Female directors dominate at Fargo Film Festival
'Wheel of Fortune' unfortunate guess goes viral
'Sesame Street' to welcome muppet character with autism
Donald "Don" Darrell Schermerhorn
Donna Mae Graffis
Lorraine M. Fingalson
Lyle E. Donley
Jeffrey M. Webber
Letter: 'Extreme vetting' is a sham--we're already as safe as we can be
Letter: Eken says attack against him by fellow senator was 'flat-out lie'
Another Republican wedge issue to divide Minnesotans?
Letter: 'Repeal and replace' plan means tax cuts for the rich, fewer health benefits for the American people
Now is the time for next Farm Bill
Signs of spring: The lark and pasque flowers
Brad Laabs column: There's still quality lake ice for fishing
Waiting for Woodie Camp: Young waterfowlers can attend free, weeklong summer camp
Blane Klemek column: Pileated woodpecker can hollow out trees like a buzzsaw
Brad Laabs column: Get your poop in a scoop and clean up the lake, anglers!
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'
A $10,000 drop in the bucket: Red Kettle campaign gets big boost from anonymous donor in DL
Pine to Palm
February 15, 2017
Woof you be mine?: Local animal shelter residents have lots of love to give
Love is in the air — well, love and a little bit of fur. Approximately six dogs and 30 cats are currently awaiting adoption at The Marshmallow...
February 15, 2017 - 8:55am
August 22, 2016
Mutt turns mayor in small town Minnesota
CORMORANT, Minn. - Elections can be a real zoo, and a small town in western Minnesota proved it especially true. There was excitement in the...
August 22, 2016 - 2:13pm
April 14, 2016
A boost for pets at work
One of my closest friends frequently sends me pictures from work showing her happy pup sprawled across her desk, lazily snoozing the day away...
April 14, 2016 - 5:50am
February 10, 2016
Pets are one of nature’s best sources of love
Throughout history and all over the world, animals have brought love, laughter and companionship to the people whose lives they share. Today, many doctors, social workers, and other health care professionals believe that companion animals are important in helping many people lead...
February 10, 2016 - 5:00am
December 25, 2015
A furry finals week at Bemidji State
Su-Lin crept into a shadowy spot under the table, sinking to the floor. The young girl slowly blinked. She tucked her legs in close to her body....
December 25, 2015 - 5:30am
December 24, 2015
Just call him ‘Santa Claws’
If you’re Santa Claus, it’s part of the job description to pose for pictures with kids. But how many Santas have hoisted goat kids as well...
December 24, 2015 - 5:00am
September 13, 2015
Saving pets in a fire: Firefighters can get free masks for animals
About a year ago, the Mahnomen Volunteer Fire Department was out on a fire call. The family was out of the house, and they had pulled their dog...
September 13, 2015 - 5:25am
Oxygen masks that can help save your pet
For most people, if you’ve had a dog or a cat for a pet, more than likely you’d agree that they are more than just an animal — they are another member of the family. Now imagine not only losing your possessions in a house fire, but losing that beloved four-legged member of...
September 13, 2015 - 5:05am
September 12, 2015
These bonded seniors need a new home
This twofur is a bonded pair. They were surrendered to the shelter together after being together for years, and they need to be adopted together. 1....
September 12, 2015 - 5:55am
September 2, 2015
Mahnomen first responders get pet oxygen masks
MAHNOMEN, Minn. – First responders with the Mahnomen Volunteer Fire Department have received two animal rescue oxygen mask kits through a donation from Invisible Fence. The donation is part of a national effort called Project Breathe to equip fire stations across the U.S. and...
September 2, 2015 - 9:18am
July 22, 2015
Pets available to adopt at the Marshmallow shelter in DL
Ace is a sweet boy that loves to be by your side and hang out! He would benefit from obedience classes with his adoptive family so that he could...
July 22, 2015 - 12:15pm
July 1, 2015
Too many pets wait a long time to be adopted
Austin Austin, a 5-year-old Labrador retriever mix, would seem to have everything going for him: He’s good with other dogs, good with...
July 1, 2015 - 9:08am
June 3, 2015
New law on dog, cat breeder registration to begin
A new Minnesota law requiring dog and cat breeders to register with the state and undergo annual inspections is getting off to a slow start. Just 20 breeders had registered voluntarily as of last month, fewer than state officials with the Minnesota Board of Animal Health had hoped...
June 3, 2015 - 12:00pm
May 31, 2015
Humane Society: Many pet stores get dogs from puppy mills
The Humane Society of the United States hopes to raise awareness every year with the release of its provocatively-titled report “The Horrible...
May 31, 2015 - 5:35am
April 9, 2015
Affording Fido: costs for new pets
Premium food, state-of-the-art veterinary care and creature comforts most humans would envy are now a regular part of life for many American pets. That’s why prospective pet owners should consider financial planning before bringing home a dog, cat or other breed of animal. For...
April 9, 2015 - 5:30am