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Crash near Ice Cracking Lake kills two, injures two
DL man sentenced for animal cruelty
Murder suspect bludgeoned Otter Tail County mother, son with pipe wrench, charges say
County museum abloom with events this weekend
Dragon Open kicks off summer golf tournaments June 11
Vikings open season at home against 49ers, have four nationally televised games
Raiders down Patriots late in season-opening victory
Summit to address football concerns in Minnesota
Gorden to be inducted to MHSGCA Hall of Fame
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
Lottie Ann Thomas
Merle R. Meyer
George B. Scarborough
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
Divided loyalties--don't be quick to judge
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
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