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From Perham to Philly: Game was worst experience ever
Congressman Peterson's meeting with 'Ikes' tonight is cancelled
Capitol Chatter: Dayton lofts bonding hail Mary pass
New sailboat decorations added to beachfront: Ice Harvest Committee donation is thanks for community's support
DL's Leonard Thielen--Adam Thielen's grandpa--recounts his days as an ice harvester
Laker defense shuts down Cardinals
Hallisey two-point night in one-goal victory over Bemidji
BASKETBALL: DL win streak at five after nail-biter in Hawley
Freeman stars on shorthanded diving lineup at California Baptist
Area college track update
'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
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
friends & neighbors
MN gas cost rises more than six cents per gallon
Student video contest registration open: Cash prizes for schools and students
Your legal rights: Beware of utility shut-off scams
Keepin' it old 'skool': Old Skool Boutique in Lake Park expands inventory
Salute to Business & Industry
Lantern lit loveliness: Itasca State Park to host special evening activities this Saturday
One-act play subsections set Jan. 25: Detroit Lakes cast to present Ibsen's 'A Doll's House'
Depth perception: Photo exhibit at DL's Trinity Lutheran is 'layered with meaning'
Why do we celebrate MLK Day?
Ed & JoAnne Lillis
Michael & Fern (Zayic) Olson
Tom & Bertha
Richard "Moon" Mellen
Cordell "Corky" Kittelson
Presidents need oversight and scrutiny
Here comes the plow - what do you do?
To curb climate change, cities need the right design
Tongue frozen to flagpole? It happens
Letter: Take a close look at plans for the DL beach area
Hawk or falcon? Tricks to ID look-alike bird species
Bad things happen out there if you aren't prepared
The ice angler's landing net: Alexandria's Dresch makes a product to help get more fish in the pail
Looking back on the year in the outdoors--and ahead to 2018
Thinking small: Wetlands are a whole other world
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
His way to Broadway: Minnesota’s De’Lon Grant has made his Broadway debut in ‘Come from Away’
Construction of ice palace to start today: Cold weather causes slight delay, but still on schedule
A frozen crop: Detroit Lake hosts first ice harvest in nearly 50 years
A frozen crop: Detroit Lake hosts first ice harvest in nearly 50 years
DL's first plunge into Polar Fest: A look back at the beginnings of the area's biggest winter festival
'The Legend of King Isbit': DL's ice palace to be inhabited by a very special royal guest
September 16, 2009
Boater disrupts Lodge on Lake wedding
Hi. My wife and I had the pleasure of attending a wedding this past weekend at The Lodge on the Lake. It was a beautiful setting for a fall wedding. The sun was shining nicely, as it warmed to 80 degrees in September! The setting was nice, with the lake nearly perfect, as there...
September 16, 2009 - 11:35am
September 10, 2009
Plymouth man dies in Big Pine Lake accident
A water skier died Sunday after going under the water due to a medical condition while on Big Pine Lake. Scott Larson, 49, of Plymouth, died later that day after being taken via ambulance to Perham Memorial Hospital. Larson died on his birthday, according to his obituary. Perham...
September 10, 2009 - 1:00pm
August 28, 2009
No camping policy on tax-forfeited lakeshore
Becker County's Natural Resources Management office administers nearly 75,000 acres of tax-forfeited lands in the county. No formal policy has previously existed to regulate the recreational use of those lands; the county has basically followed state policy guidelines, according...
August 28, 2009 - 4:40pm
August 21, 2009
Women's bike trip offered at Itasca Park
Women who want to experience biking the trails of Itasca State Park are invited to attend the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) Becoming An Outdoors Woman (BOW) biking and geocaching weekend, Aug. 22 -23. The event includes biking Wilderness Drive and naturalist led...
August 21, 2009 - 1:48pm
August 20, 2009
Beardsley Half Marathon
Local legend and world-renowned runner Dick Beardsley will once again take to the track in his Half Marathon & 5K on Saturday, September 12. Beardsley,...
August 20, 2009 - 12:28pm
August 19, 2009
Itasca to host bike tour
Bike through Minnesota's oldest state park on the Tour De Pines Bike Tour Bike Tour of Itasca State Park, presented by the Mississippi Headwaters Hostel Park Rapids. Hostelling International, operators of the Mississippi Headwaters Hostel in Itasca State Park, invite bicyclists...
August 19, 2009 - 11:04am
August 10, 2009
Menahga public hearing may turn into ATV rally
MENAHGA - In addition to attending a public hearing in Menahga on Monday night, citizens will load up their ATVs and park outside of City Hall.
August 10, 2009 - 9:40am
August 5, 2009
Thistle Run is Aug. 15-16
The Thistle Down Run endurance horse ride in Frazee starts at 6 a.m. Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 15-16. There will be 50- and 25-mile endurance and competitive rides, with a Sunday 8-mile novice ride. Ride headquarters is 5.5 miles east of the Detroit Lakes Holiday Inn on Hwy. 10....
August 5, 2009 - 1:25pm
July 31, 2009
Parrot's Boats & Bars
For the fourth year, the Lakes Area Parrot Heads is not only having a good time with cruising the waters of Detroit Lake, but also raising money...
July 31, 2009 - 10:59am
Swim, bike, run
Maybe you've spent your summer lazing around and need a kick to energize you into action. Perhaps you've been training for years and need a venue...
July 31, 2009 - 10:55am
July 24, 2009
Detroit Lakes, Frazee bike trail supporters want project to start next year
If it's up to Detroit Lakes and Frazee officials (and residents), a portion of the Heartland Trail extension project will take place next year.
July 24, 2009 - 9:05pm
July 7, 2009
ATV accident kills Foley woman
Authorities have identified a woman who died when the all-terrain vehicle she was riding on crashed into a tree in central Minnesota. The Hennepin County Medical Examiner said Kayla Lien, 19, Foley, Minn., died of blunt-force injuries Thursday. The Benton County Sheriff's office...
July 7, 2009 - 10:05am
July 6, 2009
Minnesota to Louisiana rafting trip frames documentary
BEMIDJI - Ryan Jeanes and Phillip Hulquist have made a pact to experience the world in ways few have seen it. And as documentary filmmakers,...
July 6, 2009 - 10:58am
June 11, 2009
Charges dropped in Wadena snowmobile stalking case
WADENA - Stalking and harassment charges were dismissed against three young men accused of following and intimidating two 18-year-olds on snowmobiles on Jan. 20 in Wadena and Verndale. The three men in the pickup said the snowmobiles had sprayed rocks on their vehicle, according...
June 11, 2009 - 9:45am
June 9, 2009
Man accused of stealing ATV, leading police on chase
Robert James Azure, 35, of 36418 Wolf Clan Drive, White Earth has been charged in Becker County District Court with two felonies -- fleeing a peace officer in a motor vehicle and theft of a motor vehicle -- and two gross misdemeanors -- DWI with a blood alcohol level of .08 or more...
June 9, 2009 - 1:48pm