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Construction begins on Fish Lake Dam makeover
Health and Wellness in Becker County: Summit addresses challenges, highlights reasons to celebrate
Fire in Ottertail: Periwinkle destroyed, liquor store damaged
Watch: Flames engulf an Otter Tail business
Changing lanes: Tyler Shipman car show seeks family to help
Pirates end Laker season in overtime
Outside shooting leads Alex over Laker boys
Gorden a finalist for NHSACA coach of the year
Squirt B’s fifth at B1 International
Lamoureux sisters give U.S. Olympic gold with dramatic goals
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
Social Security supports veterans, active duty military personnel
friends & neighbors
Report: Minnesota solar jobs jumped 48 percent last year
'A Daughter's Love': Sisters open up business caring for seniors
Explore Lake Life Expo scheduled for Feb 23-24
Speakeasy sells to buyer who plans to lease building to Spitfire Bar & Grill
Minnesota gas prices down 2.5 cents this week
What's new in lakes area entertainment this week
Break out the chocolate and wine for that special valentine
Heartfelt harmonies: Barbershop singers to deliver musical valentines on Feb. 14
'The Grumpy Gardener' provides a shovelful of ideas for minimizing gardening angst
Talking Stick accepting literary submissions
Owen Milo Accola
Supporting Denny McNamara
Ed & JoAnne Lillis
Thomas Wayne Block
Sheena Marie Butcher
Hildur "Peg" Coen
George Anthony Oja
Suzanne J. Rogstad
Gun violence: Inaction is deafening with every shot
A great president: I (still) like Ike
Letter: One in four high schoolers now use tobacco products
Solar, wind power mean jobs for Minnesota
What people don't know about genetic testing can hurt them
It's nest-building time for bald eagles
Brad Laabs column: Got the itch? Here are some open water spots
Refuting 'keyboard cowboys,' Wis. man verifies authenticity of famous entangled bucks
Don't let fish freeze before cleaning
Cold doesn't stop fun-loving river otters
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
For the love of the homeless: DL native Luke Pechmann poses for animal adoption pin-up calendar
Welcome to the dark side: Local museum's first 'After Dark' event brings sold-out crowds
Minn. mom, former Olympic swimmer, competes for $1M on Survivor TV show
Totally tube-ular!: Elementary school students get outside to slide
Polar Fest's inaugural hotdish challenge brings in big, hungry crowd
Polar Fest ends with a bang – and a splash
'Building the Ice Palace': Artist Hans Gilsdorf reflects on challenges of construction
Snow much fun: DLHS art students make larger-than-life snow sculptures as part of Polar Fest
Severe Weather Announcements (7)
September 2, 2015
Ojibwe Forests Rally blazes through Detroit Lakes
Subaru Rally Team USA’s David Higgins and Craig Drew edged one step closer to a perfect season this weekend, scoring their 13th straight Rally...
September 2, 2015 - 10:57am
August 22, 2015
Ojibwe Road Rally is this week
Gravel will fly, rubber will burn and metal will most likely be bent and twisted when the Ojibwe Forests Rally returns to Detroit Lakes Aug....
August 22, 2015 - 5:35am
June 16, 2015
Local kids punching throttles at Red River Kart Club
Racers packed Monday night’s Meet and Greet night at Red River Kart Club, including some Detroit Lakes’ racers, in a night a high octane...
June 16, 2015 - 2:47pm
April 29, 2015
Locals fancy the art of pigeon raising, racing
The latch is unlocked, the cage door is opened and with a flutter of wings, a group of Gary and Travis Mosher’s homing pigeons takes to the...
April 29, 2015 - 4:27pm
February 9, 2015
Sather repeats at Winter Spectacular
The Winter Spectacular Race was exactly that for 14-year-old ice oval racer Brennen Sather. Sather, of Detroit Lakes, competed at the Winter...
February 9, 2015 - 11:10am
December 28, 2014
Snowmobile racing returns to DL Saturday
A lack of snow on the ground won’t be an issue when the J & K Marine Beach Bar 200 snowmobile races return to the ice of Big Detroit Lake...
December 28, 2014 - 9:00am
July 23, 2014
Ulen man excels in truck racing
There’s not a trace of racing in his blood, but that has not stopped Cody Erickson. “My dad doesn’t know a thing about racing,” Erickson said. “I picked it up over the last 10 years. When you’re interested in something, you try that much harder and try to learn and...
July 23, 2014 - 9:30am
January 8, 2014
Subzero temps don’t stop racers from taking to Detroit Lakes’ ice
After blizzard conditions swept through the lakes area Friday night, it looked like the J&K Marine Beach Bar 200 USXC Late Model Cross Country...
January 8, 2014 - 7:00am
November 17, 2013
Jimmie Johnson captures sixth Sprint Cup title
The Sports Xchange, By Reid Spencer, NASCAR Wire Service HOMESTEAD, Fla. -- Denny Hamlin found redemption for a lost season, as Jimmie Johnson...
November 17, 2013 - 6:00pm
August 28, 2013
Ojibwe Forests Rally national event a big hit in Detroit Lakes
Hoonigan Racing’s Ken Block and Alex Gelsomino built a commanding lead at the Ojibwe Forests Rally in Detroit Lakes on Aug. 23-24, and finished...
August 28, 2013 - 10:52am
Laddies Loppet returns
Laddies Loppet, a mountain bike stage race held annually at Maplelag Resort near Callaway, is going on its eighth year as part of the Minnesota Mountain Bike Series this Labor Day weekend. The race, which will be held Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 31-Sept.
August 28, 2013 - 9:32am
August 17, 2013
Drivers prep for Ojibwe Forests Road Rally
Get geared up for the return of the Ojibwe Forests Road Rally, revving into the area with races on Friday, Aug. 23 and Saturday, Aug. 24. According...
August 17, 2013 - 11:00am
July 5, 2013
The R.R.K.C provides an introduction to racing to youths...on a very fun level
It’s a gorgeous Monday evening at the Red River Fairgrounds in Fargo and the sound of racing engines and squealing tires curling around asphalt...
July 5, 2013 - 8:50am
June 30, 2013
MCGA offers free admission to I-94 Speedway July 19
FERGUS FALLS — Last summer, record crowds took advantage of free admission and packed the grandstands at four sold-out “Jam the Stands” stock car racing events sponsored by the Minnesota Corn Growers Association (MCGA). The promotion was such a success, MCGA and other local...
June 30, 2013 - 6:00pm
June 12, 2013
Sneak peek at vintage racing boat
Though his boat racing days may be behind him, Ross Rolshoven continues to indulge his love for the sport by collecting and restoring vintage...
June 12, 2013 - 11:37am