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Wadena woman gets nearly 5 years for selling meth
DL man charged with felony check forgery
AgweekTV: Food Blogger Makes It Big
Warrant issued for Detroit Lakes man
Ogema man sentenced for stolen watercraft
Vikings clinch NFC North title with big win over Bengals
Thompson, Olds advance to Big Bear semifinals
Panthers own second half against DL to stay perfect in the Mid-State
Unbeaten Patriots hand Laker boys second Mid-State loss
Frisco treat: Bison overpower Sam Houston State to advance to FCS championship game
LP-A Elementary recognized for achieving positive student outcomes
Snappy side: Festive Pomegranate Salad sure to shine on holiday menu
Social Security supports veterans, active duty military personnel
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Gov. Dayton proclaims 'Acts of Kindness Week' statewide
friends & neighbors
Ecumen gets top rating from U.S. News & Worldwide Report
MRCA Inducts Fun Ta Boot Resort owners into MN Hospitality Hall of Fame, honors Fair Hills employee as Operator of the Year
Minnesota fuel costs down 3.2 cents per gallon
Jobs aplenty: Becker County's unemployment rate is lowest it's been in decades
Fuel cost down 2.6 cents last week
'Member of the Family': New book captures both the allure and horror of Charles Manson
Medora Christmas tour en route to Detroit Lakes: Musical set for Dec. 15 at George Simson Auditorium
'Rock & Roll Christmas' returns to DL's Holmes Theatre on Dec. 14
Dallas Holm to perform at The Refuge in DL this Sunday
'Winter Harvest' is in: New commemorative book on ice harvesting to be launched Saturday at BC Museum
Tom & Bertha
Robert and Marilynn Halverson
Jacob "Jake" Arntson
Lynn Hummel Column: Four blank walls
Lawmakers must be open about harassment allegations
Letter: Trump was right to cut size of national monuments
Lee Hamilton column: Balancing out the lobbyists
Updated: Winona LaDuke column: With Franken, Dems threw out baby with the bathwater
Blane Klemek column: Classic or modern, snowshoes are lots of fun
Brad Laabs column:Changes coming for northern pike fishing
Extremely rare Canada lynx spotted in northern Minnesota forest
Wild turkeys present hunting challenge
The smart move now is: Stay off the ice!
Welcome to the dark side: Local museum's first 'After Dark' event brings sold-out crowds
His way to Broadway: Minnesota’s De’Lon Grant has made his Broadway debut in ‘Come from Away’
Consume those leafy greens for a healthy body
You've gotta have faith: Christian filmmakers start up business, teaching academy in rural Audubon
My Christmas in Denmark: Different traditions, same feel
pine to palm
Israelson qualifies for U.S. Amateur
Defending champ to skip Pine to Palm for pro pursuits
Pine to Palm: Thursday Spotlight
83rd Pine to Palm
Welle returning to defend Pine to Palm championship
September 30, 2017
Racing to the top: DL's own Tye Wilke, 13, is making a name for himself in INEX Legends racing
He may be just 13 years old, but Detroit Lakes native Tye Wilke already has seven years of motor racing under his belt — first behind the...
September 30, 2017 - 6:23am
June 14, 2017
412 BMX results, June 7
DL 412 BMX Single Point Race Results Wed., June 7 Track is located at the Becker County Fairgrounds. For more info. Contact Track Operator, Phil Krabbe 218-841-6570 3 Balance Bike 1st Bennett Eckhoff, DL
June 14, 2017 - 8:02am
May 16, 2017
Minnesota budget still undone, but leaders report progress as deadline nears
ST. PAUL — A rookie Minnesota senator may have said it best in social media. "With less than a week left of legislative session, here's...
May 16, 2017 - 7:03pm
May 13, 2017
Local Cub Scouts drive home with victory at Regional PInewood Derby
Six local Cub Scouts were invited to compete in the 2017 Regional Pinewood Derby, which was held in Fargo on April 23. Carson Simison, Reece...
May 13, 2017 - 9:00am
May 8, 2017
Dogs gaining popularity in Fargo Marathon events
The Fargo Marathon is going on its 13th year of being one of the most highly-visible and participated events in the region. As of Monday, May...
May 8, 2017 - 6:36pm
March 17, 2017
And they're off!: Cub Scouts from Detroit Lakes, Ogema race to the finish line in Pinewood Derby
The annual Detroit Lakes Cub Scout Pack 605 Pinewood Derby was held on Monday, March 6 at the Detroit Lakes Armory. This year the local Scouts...
March 17, 2017 - 2:00pm
Wilke revved up for race season
Tye Wilke of Detroit Lakes is gearing up for the spring racing season after a successful year in 2016 transition from Go-Karts to Legend race...
February 17, 2017 - 12:22pm
January 15, 2017
Ice in their veins: sleds will reach over 150 mph at state championships in DL
Drag racing on ice — it doesn't sound like the smartest idea, does it?
January 15, 2017 - 6:00am
June 22, 2016
Photo Gallery: Tenth annual ‘Quake the Lake’ brings big weekend crowd to Big Detroit
The Jerry Simison memorial Quake the Lake powerboat races were held this past Friday and Saturday on Big Detroit Lake. The 10th annual Quake...
June 22, 2016 - 10:19am
February 14, 2016
Need for speed
Detroit Lakes resident Danny Steinmetz, who set the snowmobile ice drag speed record last month on Little Detroit Lake, has been racing snowmobiles...
February 14, 2016 - 5:50am
January 20, 2016
Snowmobile speed record set in DL
A Detroit Lakes man broke the world snowmobile speed record at the Minnesota State Championship Ice Drags in Detroit Lakes this weekend. Danny...
January 20, 2016 - 8:43am
January 15, 2016
Specially-made sled may break record in DL
The snowmobiles competing in the outlaw class in the Minnesota State Championship Ice Drags in Detroit Lakes this weekend aren’t your everyday...
January 15, 2016 - 3:34pm
January 13, 2016
Ice drag races on Little Detroit Lake this weekend
Don’t blink – you might miss the race. With speeds reaching up to 150 miles per hour and snowmobiles with 600 horsepower motors, there will...
January 13, 2016 - 11:24am
December 16, 2015
Youth downhill racing team forms
The Detroit Mountain officially has its first youth downhill racing team. It’s called the “D-Team,” and the alpine ski racing team for...
December 16, 2015 - 11:11am
September 9, 2015
Maplelag hosts 25th annual Laddies Loppet
Since 1990, Maplelag Resort has hosted Laddies Loppet during Labor Day weekend, a unique set of mountain bike races for the whole family with...
September 9, 2015 - 10:28am