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Grain bin catches fire northwest of Lake Park
Update: Two people escape house fire in Detroit Lakes
Studies suggest legalizing marijuana could help opioid epidemic
Central Minnesota boy dies month after crash with semi-truck
Striking down barriers: Frazee's new Adaptive Bowling Team, Unified Phy Ed class get acceptance, friendship and inclusion on a roll
Hornet nine open with win at Crookston
UCB track teams fourth at Barnesville Booster
Sharp “best boxer” in Proctor
Herzog medalist, Laker girls win at The Meadows
Smith claims Top 20 Big Ten finish
Unwrapping #MeToo with grace
It's almost time to light the 'Fire in February': DL preacher's plans taking shape to mobilize community to read Bible's Book of Acts
'Fire in February': DL preacher hopes to mobilize local faith community to read Bible's Book of Acts
LP-A Elementary recognized for achieving positive student outcomes
Snappy side: Festive Pomegranate Salad sure to shine on holiday menu
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Parent company of Herberger's could be headed for liquidation
Detroit Lakes couple forced to spend extra $2,000 on flights home after being stranded in Mexico by Sun Country
Peterson: Work mandate for food stamps imperils next farm bill
Arvig to boost workforce by 160
Ketter joins Mid-Minnesota as DL branch manager
Special music event coming to DL library April 24
What's coming up for arts and entertainment around the region
What's new in arts and entertainment around the region
Crawling with creativity: Detroit Lakes' 2nd Annual Art Crawl set for April 19-21
Stories sought for new musical set in Otter Tail County
Evie Svare and Fran Nelson
Rose R. Duescher
Steven P. Leitheiser
The wolf is a Minnesota treasure
Family of slain child says multiple people called Otter Tail County social services
Letter: Help make these school projects community plans
Letter: Thumbs up to all you snowplow drivers
Letter: An alternative DL school building plan
Ice-out shaping up to be late: Brutally cold April will impact May fishing opener
Wild turkey a success story in Minnesota
Snowy start to steelhead season: Despite snowstorm, Brule River anglers turn out for opener
Now is the time to clean, repair your birdhouses
Let's bring back the fishing pier at Dunton Locks
Getting ahead of the curve: Cancer rehab in DL helps patients get back into life
'We'll strive to be fair': Two of Becker County’s top legal eagles talk about upcoming judgeships
Ruby's Pantry helps families make ends meet; Local mom of 7 shares her story
Adolescent anxiety is on the rise, and social media may be part of the problem
Minnesota Made: Enjoy some movies shot in the Lake of 10,000 Lakes
Letter: Ice palace co-chairs thank the community
Youth fishing derby on Little Detroit Lake was 'great success'
The walls came tumbling down: Ice palace demolished on Friday
Totally tube-ular!: Elementary school students get outside to slide
Polar Fest's inaugural hotdish challenge brings in big, hungry crowd
January 23, 2016
DL High School One Act Play sure to entertain
Have you ever been so mad at an ex-boyfriend (or girlfriend) about how the relationship ended that you thought about trashing their life in retaliation?...
January 23, 2016 - 5:20am
December 2, 2015
'Best Christmas Pageant Ever'
The Herdman kids are about to learn the true meaning of Christmas, and the church members they have descended upon are about to learn a lesson...
December 2, 2015 - 11:53am
November 8, 2015
Melodrama, comedy coming by way of LP-A play
Singing, dancing, comedy and melodrama... the upcoming Lake Park-Audubon High School fall musical has all this and more. "This is probably...
November 8, 2015 - 5:30am
November 7, 2015
Summit Productions will hold auditions
Summit Productions, the lakes area’s community theater group, is holding auditions for their March production of ‘Monday Always Leads to Murder.’ Auditions will be held at the Historic Holmes Theatre in Detroit Lakes on Thursday, Nov. 19 from 6 to 8 p.m. and Saturday, Nov....
November 7, 2015 - 5:40am
April 19, 2015
‘The Heiress’ allows small DL High School cast to display big emotional range
Finding depth in a character is something the Detroit Lakes High School students are focusing on and perfecting this spring. While the actors...
April 19, 2015 - 5:55am
September 24, 2008
Laker football looks to play a 'complete' game against Duluth Denfeld Friday
Friday's 25-14 road victory over Duluth Central marked the apex game of the season for the Detroit Lakes football team -- but the victory is already in the rearview mirror. Coming off their biggest win of the season, the Lakers still need plenty of progress as they head into the...
September 24, 2008 - 12:00am
August 22, 2008
Country superstar Randy Travis to play sold-out show Friday at Shooting Star
Randy Travis continues to impress audiences with powerful performances, and now local fans can see him at Shooting Star Casino, Hotel and Event Center in Mahnomen, Minn. The musician and actor is scheduled to play one sold-out concert at 8 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 29. The musician...
August 22, 2008 - 12:00am
August 20, 2008
Destiny to play Shoreham
Destiny is a southern gospel quartet based in Fargo, performing mostly southern gospel style music with a twist of country. The group will be performing Sunday, Aug. 24, at 10:45 a.m. in Shoreham Chapel. The quartet's roots go back to the mid-1960s, with a hint of Gaither style...
August 20, 2008 - 12:00am
April 19, 2008
Classic ghost story brought to life in DL's 'The Uninvited'
The ghost of the George Simson Auditorium, if there is one, will have to share the stage with another ghost this week. The Detroit Lakes Public Schools Department of Performing Arts presents "The Uninvited" April 24-26 at 7:30 p.m.
April 19, 2008 - 12:00am
April 12, 2008
St. Mary's, hospice partner on play project
The end of life subject can be a taboo one, but it doesn't have to be. It can actually be helpful and ease the stress for family members. Hospice of the Red River Valley and St. Mary's Innovis Health have partnered to present Dying Days: Questions at the End of Life. The presentation,...
April 12, 2008 - 12:00am
March 1, 2008
Emmanuel residents, staff and visiting students enjoy Wii
DETROIT LAKES - The Nintendo Wii has become something of a cultural phenomenon over the past couple of years, bringing the video game into the 21st century by making it more interactive and accessible. At Emmanuel Community, the residents of the nursing home and its adjacent assisted...
March 1, 2008 - 12:00am
February 27, 2008
Toad Lake bar to allow smoking by letting patrons be 'actors' in play
This weekend, smokers, visit Toad Lake Bar and Grill and "tread the boards" to enjoy the tobacco product of your choice from 7 p.m. to 1 a.m. That's right, smoke inside, an activity not allowed in bars and restaurants since the Freedom to Breathe Act went into effect on Oct. 1. According...
February 27, 2008 - 12:00am