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Ticks that can make you allergic to red meat are spreading
Laker Prep book fair begins today
Fidget spinners, hoverboards top summer safety warning list
Two-car crash sends four to the hospital
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Hole in one
Labine leaves three-decade legacy with DL track and field
Richards joins RPI in group of nine new faces
Lamoureux Named Force Associate Head Coach
The 10th annual Youth Golf series begins June 29
What your grandchild can teach you about Social Security
Unearthing history:Minnesota couple seeks to remember the 'forgotten woman'
Column: The most significant Minnesota address in 1790
Turning back the pages
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Friends & Neighbors
From family to family: New York Mills Dean’s Country Market has new local owners
Could you turn your hobby into a career?
Unemployment rate falls to 3.7 percent in May
BTD Manufacturing ramps up production capacity with new machines
A flavor for everyone: McKinley Nutrition serves teas, shakes in McKinley Plaza
Edible architecture at the DL Public Library
MSUM Summer Cinema Series opens July 10: Four summer Mondays to feature silent films and live music
Richwood Winery to host Summer Solstice Festival on Saturday
'A kind of merry war': Shakespeare in the Park's 'Much Ado' opens Thursday at DL's City Park
Duluth benefit concert to spotlight Native American artists
Daniel S. Loberg
Ronald L. Brett
Richard P. Molstre
Valborg "Vollie" Margaret Marie Tyge
Letter: Veteran supports raising tobacco age
Opinion: Congress needs to reassert itself on use of force
Letter: New health law must cover pre-existing conditions
Eleven little mallards, swimming in a row
Who is the source of this hateful political climate?
Outdoors column: Minnesota gulls come in three species
Brad Laabs column: Not all 'keepers' should be kept
Blane Klemek column: Discovering the scarlet tanager
Column: Fishing and finances
Blane Klemek column: Cuckoos feast on forest tent caterpillars
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
April 17, 2009
Becker County, others added to DNR burning ban list
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is adding more counties to the list of those designated for burning restrictions. Beginning April 20, restrictions will go into effect in the following 13 counties: Aitkin, Becker, Beltrami, Carlton, Cass, Clearwater, Crow Wing,...
April 17, 2009 - 2:54pm
April 15, 2009
Grass fire season has begun
April 15, 2009 - 11:43am
April 13, 2009
Historic Stump Lake, N.D. pavillion in dangerof being lost to flooding
STUMP LAKE, N.D. -- A 90-year-old pavilion at Stump Lake could become one of the next victims of the ongoing Devils Lake flood. A projected 90 percent chance that the lake will rise to a record 1,451.25 feet this year means that the pavilion and cafe at Stump Lake Park would be in...
April 13, 2009 - 12:16pm
April 10, 2009
Township fire wardens recognized for service
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is presenting awards to several dedicated fire wardens in the Wadena, southern Hubbard, and eastern Becker county areas. Fire Warden Betty Branham of Hubbard Township in Hubbard County is being recognized with a length of service...
April 10, 2009 - 11:12am
January 16, 2009
Lucy the wolf chaser
Welcome back to the bark side of life here in Ottertail, where the pale morning sun is refracted through the frozen outside windows in crystalline mosaics. The temperature outside has warmed up to minus 26, and promises to almost reach zero by this afternoon. Can we say brrrrrr?...
January 16, 2009 - 12:00am
September 10, 2008
Laker volleyball places third in M-W tournament
The Detroit Lakes volleyball team finished third in Saturday's Mound-Westonka tournament by going 3-1. The Lakers dropped their first match of the tourney to Mounds View 2-1, losing by scores of 25-21 and 18-16, while winning game two 25-14. "It was a very good match for us,"...
September 10, 2008 - 12:00am
August 29, 2008
Unusually cool summer caused turnover in some area lakes
Have you noticed that the shallow areas of lakes (20 ft deep or less) look murkier and/or greener this week compared to the past couple weeks? The nighttime temperatures in the low 50s last weekend combined with 30+ mph winds caused many of the small, shallow area lakes to turnover....
August 29, 2008 - 12:00am
July 19, 2008
Hamden Slough could open to youth hunting
By JASON ADKINS Detroit Lakes Newspapers Hamden Slough National Wildlife Refuge could be open to some hunting under proposed rule changes by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. It will be change for the 3,400-acre area that is located on a thin strip north of Audubon and west...
July 19, 2008 - 12:00am
November 3, 2007
Lake Learning column: Where does my lake water come from?
All water on the globe whether in the atmosphere (clouds), on the ground (rivers, lakes, ocean), or under the ground (ground water) is ultimately connected. These different groups of connected water can be broken down into smaller and smaller divisions that are more intimately connected....
November 3, 2007 - 12:00am
October 21, 2007
Marsh walk, memorial path underway at Sucker Creek
The newest addition to Sucker Creek Preserve -- a marsh walk and hiking path -- is certainly a joint effort.
October 21, 2007 - 12:00am
DNR making progress toward sustainable forestry plans in NW region
According to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR), the Subsection Forest Resource Management Plan (SFRMP) for two major ecological subsections in north central Minnesota is nearing completion. The subsections, referred to as the Chippewa Plains and the Pine Moraines...
October 21, 2007 - 12:00am
October 1, 2007
A tour of Tamarac NWR brings back memories
A few days ago, we made a ritual trip through the Tamarac National Wildlife Refuge. It's as good as any place around Detroit Lakes where one can tour the woodlands to observe the fall colors. Yes, there has been a lot of wet weather and high winds, but the fall foliage was good,...
October 1, 2007 - 12:00am