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Digging for treasures: Detroit Lakes diver finds 500 year old antler, among other historic finds
Man found guilty of sex acts with a child, filming them in Frazee trailer park
Pipeline protest camp being evacuated, with Corps set to move in
Pickups falling through lake ice as officials put out warnings
Pipe rolls off truck, killing worker on Minnesota highway project
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GIRLS BASKETBALL: Patriots fend off Laker girls
Lakers hand Rangers second blemish, win 10th in a row
Youth hockey teams advance in District play
BASKETBALL: Hornet girls drop two conference games
Fly Girls Jazz runners-up, Kick sixth at State Dance
Tips from Social Security to prepare for your disability interview
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Local students qualify for state Business Professionals of America competition
Beat cabin fever at Grace Lutheran Church supper: Fundraiser set for this Saturday, proceeds to benefit local charities
Speech team rules apply to life as well
Friends & Neighbors
One man's junk...:My 2nd Home thrift and antique store opens in DL
February means romance...and romance scams: BBB offers tips to avoid getting duped this month
LREC bringing natural gas to rural communities
MN gas prices still on decline
United Community Bank honored for community involvement
February is Black History Month
Country singer Chris Janson at Shooting Star this Friday
Mini-retreat offers chance to reflect, refresh: NYM Cultural Center to host self-care session Feb. 25
Take a trip to 'Silver City': Guinn book has flaws, but plenty of excitement too
'Parlor Talk' set for Thursday at Hjemkomst Center
Lynn M. Alexander
Joan Alice Watland
Dean W. Iverson
Don L. Wilhelm
An early start for a strong farm bill
Editorial: Have an opinion? Write us a letter
Letter: Scrubbing USDA website a shameful attempt to shield abusers
Letter: Finally, some help with all these grizzly bear attacks
Letter: Trump's repeated lying is dangerous to nation
Finding springs is a wintertime thing: New DNR app gives you a chance to help with groundwater research
DNR says burn debris now--EMDASH--restrictions will happen soon
Blane Klemek column: Trumpeter swans are a huge Minnesota success story
Brad Laabs column: This thaw won't last, better block up your fish houses
The bass tournament that wowed the pros
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
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