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Native rapper spreads positive message with 'Art of Expression'
Philanthropic awards given out to Becker County residents
Kamm holds off favorite Hibbert to win Pro Open title
Basketball: Menahga, Sebeka send Hornet boys to 0-2 start
Laker gymnasts dominant in season-opening victory
Laker girls drop a pair at Fergus holiday tournament
Snocross: Hibbert remains king of the hill
Wrongfully accused of damaging my rental car
Experiencing the power of prayer
VP Debbie: Completely married, for better or for worse
Holy Rosary dishes up dinner for hundreds
Retiring early or late results in about the same benefits overall
Friends & Neighbors
Not all deals are created equal
Essentia St. Mary’s named Top Performer
Health claim denied? You should appeal it
Looking to save money? Americans spend $2,746 a year on lunch
Lakeside owner to hold fundraiser Thursday night
Planning your winter vacation, with library's help
Tinsel, Treats & Treasures is Dec. 5 at The Refuge in DL
Keri Noble, Crystal Gayle coming to Ulen, Mahnomen next week
More holiday stocking stuffers from your favorite bookworm
Trees on parade: Lake Park festival opens Thursday
Dennis Christ Drewes
Dorothy D. Bertek
Otto "Fred" Fredrich Kratzke
Esther M. Nelson
Leroy "Trapper" Johnson
Letter: Obama’s a divider
Be mindful of the needful, desirable and practical
Letter: Spay, neuter your kittens and puppies
Time to consider the testing of all rape kits
Burn off turkey day calories at MN state parks
8-year-old lands 55-inch muskie during birthday trip
Northwest MN Fishing Report
Hard-water season approaching quickly
Solitude of a prairie bison exemplifies a huge injustice
DNR seeks comments on muskie lake management
How to Cook a Turkey... by a 3rd grader
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
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...
opinion / editorials
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...
News / Detroit Lakes
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...
News / Detroit Lakes
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...
business / money management
April 9, 2015 - 5:30am
March 6, 2015
Local team developing anti-body for dog virus
Dr. Darin Meulebroeck and his associates at Avianax, a Grand Forks-based company, are working on a therapeutic antibody for treating parvovirus infections in dogs. The antibody, which is currently in the experimental stage, is designed to help dogs stricken with parvovirus “get...
March 6, 2015 - 5:30am
The ‘hairy’ issue of pet vaccinations
The anti-vaccination sentiment that prompts some parents to refuse to have their children vaccinated may be spreading to pet owners. Like...
March 6, 2015 - 5:25am
When do dogs need sweaters, boots, hats to stay safe in winter?
There’s no denying Maeby and Puddy are adorable in their black microfleece jumpsuits and booties. But the winter gear is a lot more than...
January 6, 2015 - 11:43am
November 23, 2014
Presents for Pets
Every holiday season, there are always at least a half dozen lakes area community groups that organize efforts to provide presents, food, and even warm clothing to families in need. But the family pets are usually left out of the equation — so Patriot Assistance Dogs board member...
News / Detroit Lakes
November 23, 2014 - 8:30am
October 26, 2013
U.S. proposes rules to boost pet food safety
By: Toni Clarke The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said on Friday it is issuing a proposed rule aimed at improving the safety of food bound for farm animals and pets. The rule would require companies that make animal feed and pet food sold in the United States to identify...
October 26, 2013 - 5:00pm
Pet foster care program labor of love for participants
GRAND FORKS — Biggins and Gingersnap don’t share a typical home. They sleep in a room in the back of Treat Play Love, a pet supply store...
Life / Friends & Neighbors
June 26, 2013 - 6:00am