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The beauty within; Tamarac photo contest winners capture art
Minnesota legislators take historic stride in veteran care
Twin wind turbines will be turning in Audubon
Detroit Lakes students elect Trump in mock election
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DL volleyball opens playoffs with 3-1 home victory
Bemidji slips by Laker swimmers in final dual
8AA FOOTBALL: Nuggets knock Hornets out of opening round
Sled hockey exhibition raises nearly $800 for Hope, Inc.
Lakes Area Boxing registration Nov. 1
Stargazing: See the animals of the northern sky
Livingood 90th birthday open house set
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Become Like a Little Child-Cutting to the heart of God.
New Chaplain at Essentia St. Mary's in Detroit Lakes believes everyone has a 'unique life'
Friends & Neighbors
Tackling the grocery bill
Trick or treat? Scary cost of Halloween no fun for mom and dad
Minnesota gas prices still falling but higher than last year
Lakes Crisis & Resource Center Receives $10,000 match from BTD for Give to the Max Day
Nereson's hires new service consultant
In the shadow: Bobby Vee and The Shadows adored by local, national fans alike
Spooktacular: The whole family can help make ghostly yard ornaments
Mixed Blood's 'Corazon Eterno' comes to DL Friday
'Old MacDonald Had a Banjo' program coming to DL library Nov. 7
A Native American experience in sight, sound and soul
Rawlen Everett Guinn, Sr.
Robert T. "Bobby Vee" Velline
Marylou F. Chromy
Arlen G. Restad
Forget common sense, elect candidates with good sense
Toxic Trump? For first time in more than 50 years, Forum Communications declines to endorse Republican nominee
Republicans using fantasies and falsehoods to attack DFLers on MNsure
Constitutional Amendment will be on the ballot on Nov. 8.
Buboltz' say Skoe, Eken and Marquart are strong leaders for this area
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
Don't be fooled: Cold water doesn't mean lethargic fish
Mouse invasion is about finding food, warm place to nest
Whether you call it timberdoodle or woodcock, it's a great Minnesota bird
Special deer hunting season opens Thursday for youth with adult mentors
Ben Affleck's 'The Accountant' Dominates with $24.7 Million
Puppies saved from high-kill Texas shelter look for DL homes
A surprising celebration: DL's LuAnn Porter honored for 25 years with United Way
Three years and counting: DL family opens up about adoption struggles
Fired up for hunting season; Local Sportsman’s Clubs have their sights set on you
Pine to Palm
Minnesota Political Notebook: DFL chairman seeks move toward political center
ST. PAUL - Political observers have watched for years as those who make decisions in the Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party move to the political left and Republican decision-makers head to the right. DFL Chairman Ken Martin wants to change that by finding a way to get more people with...
May 27, 2012 - 2:57pm
December 13, 2010
Political notebook: All-women senior staff surrounds Dayton; governor's mansion going to the dogs
ST. PAUL -- Mark Dayton already has departed from current Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty's ways. While Pawlenty's staff is male-dominated, the first key appointments in the Dayton administration are all women, mostly those who worked on his campaign or transition staffs. Tina Flint...
December 13, 2010 - 9:06am
November 23, 2010
Zogby Interactive: Obama falls to 39 percent, as support from Democrats continues to slide; he trails Romney, J. Bush & Gingrich in '12
UTICA, New York - President Barack Obama's job approval rating has dropped to the lowest point of his Presidency at 39 percent, and in potential match-ups with Republicans in 2012, he trails Mitt Romney, Jeb Bush and Newt Gingrich and is just one point ahead of Sarah Palin. The percentage...
November 23, 2010 - 9:19am
November 18, 2010
Dayton transition, Emmer court case go on at same time
November 18, 2010 - 2:25pm
November 11, 2010
Sen. Conrad may leave Budget Committee for Ag Committee
Sen. Kent Conrad, D-N.D., may leave his powerful position as chairman of the Senate Budget Committee to take the chairmanship of the Agriculture Committee, The Hill political blog reported this week. A key factor in his deliberations: the scheduled reauthorization of the federal...
November 11, 2010 - 11:15am
November 8, 2010
Zogby Interactive: Late deciding voters may have prevented greater Democrat losses
Democrats did much better among voters who decided on their vote for Congress within the final week before the election, A post-election Zogby Interactive poll finds. The poll of 2,185 voters reveals 8% made up their minds one week or less prior to Election Day. Of these voters,...
November 8, 2010 - 10:54pm
November 2, 2010
No poll challengers, no equipment problems ---- voting is going smoothly in Becker County today
Voting has been steady in Becker County for the general election today, and there have been few if any problems with election equipment or polling places. "It's almost eerily quiet," said Becker County Auditor-Treasurer Ryan Tangen at about 1:15 p.m. "Things are going pretty well,"...
November 2, 2010 - 1:53pm
October 22, 2010
Conrad says financial collapse was imminent in 2008
It began with an emergency meeting one mid-September evening in 2008 with fewer than 20 of the nation's most influential leaders on fiscal policy. Kent...
October 22, 2010 - 8:33am
October 21, 2010
Area legislative candidates to meet in forum today at M-State in Detroit Lakes
A candidate forum for legislative candidates in the Becker County area will be held from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. today (Thursday, Oct. 21) in the Large Conference Room at M-State in Detroit Lakes. Each candidate will have 2 minutes to make an opening statement. Responses to questions...
October 21, 2010 - 9:02am
October 19, 2010
Lawmakers approve flood, tornado relief -- including more than $6 million for Wadena area
ST. PAUL -- State disaster relief is on its way to flood- and tornado-damaged communities, but officials said they may be back for more help next year. Minnesota legislators unanimously approved $80 million in disaster relief during a brief special session Monday, with most heading...
October 19, 2010 - 8:37am
October 18, 2010
Lawmakers head back for special session today -- Goal is $80 million for flood-hit communities
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota legislators are returning to St. Paul today with a goal of appropriating $80 million to help communities hit by floods and tornadoes. Most of the money would go to southern Minnesotans who endured floods last month, but $6.6 million is set aside for Wanda and...
October 18, 2010 - 8:42am
October 15, 2010
Political signs out 50 years ago, too
Washington Avenue and Highway 10 intersection in the fall of 1960 -- the Republican headquarters are in the building on the left. Democrat headquarters...
October 15, 2010 - 2:27pm
October 10, 2010
Special session delayed, but Wadena wants to be part of it
ST. PAUL -- Wadena-area leaders scrambled to get their request for tornado relief funding included in a special legislative session to help flooded southern Minnesota counties, but will have to wait along with their water-logged cousins. A special session is planned to deal with...
October 10, 2010 - 12:25pm
Horner endorsed by big-name Republicans who say Emmer is too extreme
SUGGESTED HED: POLITICAL NOTEBOOK: Horner rolls out endorsements ST. PAUL -- Tom Horner's campaign has rolled out big-name supporters for the Independence Party governor candidate. The campaign brought out a baker's dozen former Republican lawmakers to announce they support...
October 10, 2010 - 12:11pm
September 22, 2010
Zogby Interactive: Democrats take one-point lead In Congressional generic ballot; Obama approval goes up to 49%
Zogby Interactive: Democrats Take One-Point Lead In Congressional Generic Ballot; Obama Approval Goes Up to 49% Democrats have taken a one percentage point lead over Republicans on which party's candidate voters intend to choose in the Congressional election; and President Barack...
September 22, 2010 - 12:35am