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U.S., EU impose sanctions after Crimea moves to join Russia
Co-pilot spoke last words heard from missing Malaysian plane
U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson will seek re-election
DL retailers, city fight over cellars
If this horse could talk: Young author at DL Library Tuesday
Laker coach hit winning basket to go to state 30 years ago
Lakers post potent attack and 17 wins in 2013-14
Lakers double up wins from last year
Minnesota Flyer gymnasts pack in the meets
Dugger earns All-American consideration
In the Zone
Three local FCCLA members meet with legislators, shadow during session
Goeun Park: Find happiness wherever you can
Holly McCamant: Women have come a long way
M State cyber team wins state competition
Franken seeks poetry entries for contest
Friends & Neighbors
MN pheasants mostly escape northland’s harsh winter conditions
Sucker Creek Outlaws announce ‘14 schedule
Brad Laabs: Eating fish is healthy, tasty and good for you
Blane Klemek: Elk are well adapted for the wilds of Minnesota
State archery tourney comes to Detroit Lakes
Hospice RRV hires account executive
MN gas prices jump up faster than nation
Farmers encouraged to get crop insurance
Amazon plans Prime fee hike by $20, risks consumer wrath
Computer businesses install themselves in town
Our Opinion: DL should support Mountain
Eric Bergeson: Trip home across the vast west
Letter: I am a tired liberal American
Our Opinion: New sales tax is a smart move
Lynn Hummel: A boxful of unused commas
Danell Haspel: Let library help prepare for spring cleaning
Neal McCoy at Shooting Star
Home & Sports Show around the corner
Minneapolis singer chosen on ‘Voice’
St. Patrick's Day Specials
Miss Northwest Committee looking for volunteers
Northland Real Estate Guide
Guide to Becker County 2014
August 26, 2010
Swim, bike, run!
As the sun came up over Detroit Lake this past Saturday morning, Young Life Triathlon organizers noted with dismay that a heavy fog had settled...
August 26, 2010 - 8:00am
August 11, 2010
Hiking Fest Aug. 28
The North Country Trail Association and Itasca State Park will host a family-friendly event called North Country Hiking Fest at Itasca State Park on Saturday, Aug. 28. The 4th Annual North Country Hiking Fest event features a variety of free activities, including guided hikes,...
August 11, 2010 - 11:52am
8-year-old bikes through Iowa with grandma
Maybe it's his involvement with BMX racing. Or maybe it's because he has the energy of an 8-year-old. Whatever it was, Joe Heinlein rode his bike 226 miles across part of Iowa, and isn't against doing it again. Heinlein, of Audubon, and his grandmother, Sherry Thompson of Detroit...
August 11, 2010 - 11:33am
DL makes top 10 list for boating sites
If the weather would cooperate, Detroit Lake could prove why it was chosen as one of the top 10 boating destinations in the United States. The National Marine Manufacturers Association named Minnesota as one of the top 10 boating states based on annual sales. From there, Discover...
Detroit Lakes / news
June 11, 2010 - 4:43pm
Successful Memorial Day trap shoot at BCSC
Becker County Sportsmen's Club recently staged its annual trap shooting bash on Memorial weekend. This year's wingding was a very successful thing. The club made some money to pay for its up to the minute equipment, which attracts so many active visiting shooters. Again this year,...
June 11, 2010 - 4:34pm
Plan will pave way for new ATV trails on county land
Work is nearly completed on the draft version of the Becker County Recreation Plan -- which will provide a template for making changes to the existing trails system. Once the recreation plan is complete -- and there will be two public meetings yet this year, prior to county board...
June 11, 2010 - 3:17pm
April 21, 2010
Woods N' Wheels ATV Club offers youth safety class in May
Woods N' Wheels ATV Club is offering youth ATV safety training Saturday, May 15, in Detroit Lakes. Registration will be May 6 from 6 to 7 p.m. in the Detroit Lakes VFW. For those interested but can't make the registration night, call 847-4868. The classroom session will be held...
April 21, 2010 - 11:01am
April 16, 2010
State Forest roads, trails now open
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) has opened many -- but not all -- of the roads and trails temporarily closed to highway licensed vehicles, commercial vehicles, and off-highway vehicles (OHV) used in Minnesota state forests this spring. State forest roads and...
April 16, 2010 - 4:15pm
April 14, 2010
April 18 first outing for canoe club
The river is open and ready to be enjoyed in kayaks and canoes. The recent addition of the Otter Tail River as an official DNR water trail has provided a guide map and other information about the river. A hard copy map of the trail guide with river history, information and...
April 14, 2010 - 10:15am
April 2, 2010
Outdoors skills for women
Women who want to learn how to hunt, fish and develop skills in other outdoor activities can find more than 45 program offerings in the new Becoming An Outdoors Woman (BOW) catalog.
April 2, 2010 - 12:44pm
March 31, 2010
New ATV club forming
A newly formed ATV club will be holding its first meeting on Saturday, April 3, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. The meeting will be held at J's Family Restaurant located at 116 W Minnesota Ave. in Sebeka. For more information, contact Bob Bodine at (218) 472-3320. The new Sebeka ATV Club...
March 31, 2010 - 12:14pm