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History evolving: Becker County museum to become children, science museum
Al Franken, 'Giant of the Senate': Minnesota Senator visits Detroit Lakes, talks career pathways
Survival of Sears and Kmart is in doubt
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Otters' late charge falls short in state opener
Area gymnasts ready for state USAG
Mom's fight with cancer shaped the attitude of LP-A's Raaen
Good luck at State, Raiders!
Ninth annual old-timers wrestling tournament
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
Wednesday matters: Everyday prayers
Column: Beware of "Can you hear me?" scam calls
Friends & Neighbors
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
L&M Fleet Supply earns honor from Cub Cadet as one of the top dealers in America
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
Donna Mae Graffis
Lyle E. Donley
Jeffrey M. Webber
Irene Leona Johnson
Ronald "Sam" F. Samuelson
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
September 25, 2016
'Winning by a hair' the second annual Hairy Man Run is set for October 1
Some Vergas-area residents claim to have encountered the legendary Hairy Man while exploring the Vergas Trails with family and friends, but only...
September 25, 2016 - 5:00am
May 30, 2015
9th annual Quake the Lake to be held next weekend
There is just something about boats skimming over Detroit Lake going 125 miles per hour that draws people in every time. The 9th annual Quake...
May 30, 2015 - 5:30am
February 25, 2015
Ski event on, thanks to light snow
With warmer temperatures and sunny skies expected this weekend, the 13th Annual Rainbow Rendezvous cross country skiing race is shaping up to...
February 25, 2015 - 1:00pm
August 4, 2013
DL to host run down Washington Avenue
There are multiple 5k runs, half marathons and even full marathons in the area, but this year, there’s a new race in town. The inaugural Detroit Lakes 1 Mile Down to the Lake road race is Friday, Aug. 9, and it follows Washington Avenue from downtown to… well, the lake. “We...
August 4, 2013 - 6:00pm
October 21, 2008
NRA brings gun control to U.S. Senate race
CASS LAKE -- While Al Franken forayed into northern Minnesota on Sunday, the National Rifle Association's Political Victory Fund filled the airwaves with radio ads stating that the Democratic U.S. Senate candidate plans to take away citizens' guns. In the ad, a wife questions her...
October 21, 2008 - 12:00am
October 18, 2008
Three compete for DL mayor's job
Three men are aiming for the head position in Detroit Lakes, that of mayor. Alderman Matt Brenk, Jim Vareberg and Bob Renney are vying for...
October 18, 2008 - 12:00am
October 9, 2008
Reuters/C-SPAN/Zogby Poll: Obama 48%, McCain 45% as presidential race enters final month
The race for President of the United States remains far too close to call between Democrat Barack Obama and Republican John McCain as the contest enters its last four weeks, and with a pair of crucial debates immediately ahead, the first report of the fall Reuters/C-SPAN/Zogby daily...
October 9, 2008 - 12:00am
September 21, 2008
Research preceded tight Senate race
The books are dog-eared, marked up and full of paper tabs holding certain pages. The Al Franken best-sellers sitting on a shelf in a Minnesota Republican Party office were key materials GOP staffers turned to as they started compiling information about the comedian-turned-Senate-candidate. While...
September 21, 2008 - 12:00am
August 27, 2008
City, school filings; Race in DL Ward 2
The filing period for city and school elections throughout Becker County opened Tuesday -- and there is already at least one race shaping up for the Nov. 4 general election. In Detroit Lakes, the terms of Mayor Larry Buboltz and aldermen G.L.
August 27, 2008 - 12:00am
July 25, 2008
Upper Midwest key in presidential race
The next president could have upper Midwest voters to thank. For all of the attention blockbuster battleground states such as Ohio receive in the presidential contest, a handful of upper Midwestern states together may have just as big a role in determining whether Republican John...
July 25, 2008 - 12:00am
January 28, 2008
Eddy Streeper wins the open race at Third Crossing Sled Dog Rendezvous
FRAZEE -- Eddy Streeper of Osage took home the gold at the Third Crossing Sled Dog Rendezvous at Frazee with a two-day time just over one minute ahead of 2006 champion Buddy Streeper of Fort Nelson, B.C. Eddy won this event in 2005, and several other previous years in...
January 28, 2008 - 12:00am
January 26, 2008
Frazee sled dog races
January 26, 2008 - 12:00am