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A contest for real saps: Vergas' Maple Syrup Festival to include syrup tasting contest
Al Franken, 'Giant of the Senate': Minnesota Senator visits Detroit Lakes, talks career pathways
Girl, 13, accused of leading SD police on high-speed chase in stolen SUV
A heartbreaking struggle: Homelessness in the region hard on elderly
White supremacist says fire at his new home in small ND town was arson
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James Amdal, 97, in attendance at state quarterfinal
Lakes Figure Skating Club ends season with success
Journey To The Tourney: Lake Park-Audubon returns to state
Otters' late charge falls short in state opener
Area gymnasts ready for state USAG
Thursday matters: Every day, His home in us
Food and fellowship: The Refuge continues to host free, weekly suppers
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Planning will help you see green in retirement
An evening of music and storytelling: Chinese entertainer Gao Hong to perform Thursday in NYM
Friends & Neighbors
Mistakes on Your Tax Return Could Lead to an Audit
Ryan Hanson Homes has new licensed realtor
Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Joins Essentia Health in Detroit Lakes
Back in business: Audubon Liquor Store purchased by brothers-in-law
Norby's recognized for 90 years of membership
Full WE Fest lineup announced
'Beauty and the Beast' debuts to magical $350M globally
Women on a roll: Female directors dominate at Fargo Film Festival
'Wheel of Fortune' unfortunate guess goes viral
'Sesame Street' to welcome muppet character with autism
Donald "Don" Darrell Schermerhorn
Donna Mae Graffis
Lyle E. Donley
Jeffrey M. Webber
Irene Leona Johnson
Letter: 'Extreme vetting' is a sham--we're already as safe as we can be
Letter: Eken says attack against him by fellow senator was 'flat-out lie'
Another Republican wedge issue to divide Minnesotans?
Letter: 'Repeal and replace' plan means tax cuts for the rich, fewer health benefits for the American people
Now is the time for next Farm Bill
Signs of spring: The lark and pasque flowers
Brad Laabs column: There's still quality lake ice for fishing
Waiting for Woodie Camp: Young waterfowlers can attend free, weeklong summer camp
Blane Klemek column: Pileated woodpecker can hollow out trees like a buzzsaw
Brad Laabs column: Get your poop in a scoop and clean up the lake, anglers!
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
July 11, 2016
Legion 2-3 at Gopher Classic
The Detroit Lakes Post 15 Legion baseball team won two of five games at the Gopher Classic in the Twin Cities over the weekend. The Classic is the largest American Legion baseball tournament in North America and featured 98 teams from nine states and two Canadian provinces this year....
July 11, 2016 - 9:52am
July 1, 2016
DL Legion sweeps Perham Buzz
Post 15 completed a sweep of the Perham Buzz Thursday at Krueger Field taking game one, 5-2, before pulling away for a 9-6 win in game two. Parker Hanson was on in game one for Detroit Lakes. He was strong on the mound and at the dish for the visitors. Hanson earned a complete game...
July 1, 2016 - 9:09am
June 29, 2016
Bemidji, DL split Legion doubleheader
Bemidji and Detroit Lakes squared off for 16 innings of baseball Tuesday night at Washington Park with both teams leaving the field with one...
June 29, 2016 - 10:02am
June 27, 2016
Post 15 takes Alexandria tourney title
The Detroit Lakes Post 15 baseball team improved to 13-2 overall after going 4-1 over the weekend to take the championship of the 16-team Alexandria...
June 27, 2016 - 11:14am
June 21, 2016
DL Legion sweeps TRF Bandits
Detroit Lakes Post 15 Legion baseball team is off to a hot start winning eight of the first nine games including a pair of high-scoring victories...
June 21, 2016 - 10:27am
June 20, 2016
Post 15 defeats Fergus in Wood Bat title game
Kody Lefebvre pitched a complete game as the Detroit Lakes Post 15 Legion shutout Fergus Falls 9-0 to win the championship of the Wood Bat tournament last weekend in Perham. Lefebvre limited Fergus Falls to only four hits; he fanned six batters and walked two. DL scored four times...
June 20, 2016 - 10:22am
June 14, 2016
Legion baseball postponed
The Post 15 American Legion baseball doubleheader with East Grand Forks scheduled for Thursday, June 16, at Washington Park has been postponed due to the Green Wave high school team participating in the state tournament. No rescheduled date has been set.
June 14, 2016 - 11:39am
July 20, 2015
DL Legion wins two of three at Baseball Classic
The Detroit Lakes American Legion Post 15 baseball team won two of three games at the Northwest Carnival Baseball Classic over the weekend. The Classic is round robin baseball with no bracket format. Seven teams participated. Detroit Lakes closed a busy Friday of play with a...
July 20, 2015 - 1:53pm
July 17, 2015
Buzz rally past DL Legion
The Perham Buzz broke a four-all tie in the sixth inning to rally and defeat Detroit Lakes 7-5 in American Legion baseball Thursday night at...
July 17, 2015 - 8:49am
June 16, 2015
Post 15 splits with Moorhead Blues
Detroit Lakes Post 15 split a home doubleheader with the Moorhead Blues Monday in American Legion baseball action. DL outhit Moorhead 10-7 in the opener winning 5-3. Connor Johnson pitched six scoreless innings before the Blues got on the board in the seventh. The DL lefty...
June 16, 2015 - 9:20am
August 3, 2008
Post 15 bids adieu to season after loss to Moorhead
FERGUS FALLS - Kyle Van Dyke tossed a two-hit shutout and also homered as Moorhead defeated Detroit Lakes 10-0 in the championship game of the Minnesota Division I, District 9 American Legion baseball tournament on Saturday. Tyler Schlotfeldt and Sam Grantham each had three hits...
August 3, 2008 - 12:00am
August 2, 2008
Detroit Lakes posts win over East Grand Forks on Friday night
FERGUS FALLS - The Detroit Lakes American Legion baseball team is still in the Region Nine tournament after beating East Grand Forks 12-2 in a must-win game Friday night. The game was called after seven innings because of the 10-run rule. It was a bitter-sweet ending for EGF coach...
August 2, 2008 - 9:00am
August 1, 2008
Post 15 stays alive with win in Region Nine tournament
FERGUS FALLS - A near-deadly accident in the fourth inning of Detroit Lakes' Post 15 American Legion game against Thief River Falls today turned everyone's thoughts away from playing for a moment. Luckily for Zach Sorenson, the Thief River Falls catcher who took a foul tip to his...
August 1, 2008 - 4:45pm
July 13, 2008
Fergus Falls downs sluggish DL Post 15 baseball squad
DETROIT LAKES - Detroit Lakes American Legion Post 15 baseball coach Mitch McLeod wasn't happy with the way his team played against Fergus Falls in a doubleheader on Thursday at Washington Ballpark. With Post 15 losing the first game 8-7 and the second game 6-0, the team had little...
July 13, 2008 - 12:00am
July 10, 2008
Williston takes sweep over Post 15 squad
DETROIT LAKES - The Williston, N. D. Keybirds didn't dominate the Detroit Lakes American Legion Post 15 baseball team in a doubleheader Monday night at Washington Ballpark. What Williston - composed of members of the high school Class A champion Coyotes - did was just enough...
July 10, 2008 - 12:00am