Skip to main content
Detroit Lakes Online
Woman jumps into Minnesota lake to help save duck hunters in dramatic rescue
Travel alert: Westbound I-94 blocked between Osakis and Alexandria
Frost Advisory: Areas Of Frost May Develop Overnight
Jacob Wetterling memorial: 'Our love for you will never die'
Golf legend Arnold Palmer dies at 87 just before heart surgery
COLA to host Homecoming games Thursday
Roth, Smith tied heading to Chip-N Club final round
DL swimmers second to Visitation at Otter Invitational
FOOTBALL: Raiders beat up on winless Gators
Johnson’s first place finish leads DL boys to second at Milaca Mega Meet
Fostering hope: Local woman organizes ‘kid kits’ fundraiser for county’s foster care program
Teaching the 'lost language'; New teacher of the Ojibwe Learning and Native American Culture class is all about the students
Senior year, not so glamorous
Touchdowns and Tailgates
Chivers' exchange vows
Friends & Neighbors
BD’s Gas and Grub under new ownership
MN gas prices down, Colonial Pipeline leakage in south causing issues
Jack Chivers Realty adds new service branch
Preparing to become a caregiver
Dairy Queen set to move to McKinley Plaza Friday
It's time to put a stop to bullying
Grand opening celebration for The Barn in NYM set Oct. 1
Tamarac Fall Festival set for Oct. 1; waterfowl themes abound
Four things you can do in DL this week for no cost
Fall officially arrives this Thursday!
Larry A. Hanson
Ronald R. Aanerud
Genevieve E. Michaelson
David Melvin Hagen
Joan Elaine Wilson
Stop the lies against Eken
Big garbage, big economy
Refugee community should welcome FBI
Don't blame farmers for dying honeybees
Leaving home--love isn't always spoken
A couple of shotgun experts find out what they've been missing in mourning dove hunting
Waterfowl hunting season now open in Minnesota
National tourney shows amazing bass catch in Minnesota
Rarely seen, the tough, wily fisher lives among us
Pheasant numbers up 29 percent over last year
Fired up for hunting season; Local Sportsman’s Clubs have their sights set on you
LP-A busts a move: Lake Park-Audubon Elementary receives national ‘Active Schools’ award
4-H'ers bring home ribbons from the Minnesota State Fair
Cormorant art show winners announced
Pine to Palm
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
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