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Burglary suspects nabbed after short chase in Becker County
DNR deer meat donation program benefits many families in local area
'Our little missing link': DL parents talk growing their families through foster-to-adopt option
Home sweet...Holmes?: Country crooner John Berry returning to Detroit Lakes for Dec. 2 Christmas concert
Laker hockey team building on experience from last year
Hibbert enters 18th pro Snocross season determined to reclaim national title
Vikings hold off Lions to win seventh straight game
Adam Thielen on verge of breaking Vikings' 1,000-yard receiving drought
Pazdernik rebound leader in loss to Dragons
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
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Willing and able: Adults with disabilities find pride, friendship through job partnerships in Perham
Gas prices down 4.2 cents last week
MnDOT honored with National Roadway Safety Award
Essentia Health Welcomes Physician Assistant in Detroit Lakes
Dressed to 'The Nines'...kids: The Nines owner opens kids' clothing store across the street
Let the winter games begin: Shakes off seasonal boredom with board games
4 family-friendly games to spice up any Turkey Day gathering
Happy Thanksgiving from the DL library
Christmas show at Ulen's Top Hat Theatre Dec. 2
Things to do in the lakes area this weekend
Robert and Marilynn Halverson
Arlo & Neva Bodin
Joe and Karen Merseth
Maynard A. Hanson
Charles Andersen Petersen
Franklin "Bud" Heisler
Linda S. Severson
Virginia May Fisher
Letter: Tax cuts for rich will be paid for by rest of us
We're thankful for you, dear reader
Letter: Here's why I stand by President Trump
Lynn Hummel column: Artifacts from history's crawl space
Will tax cuts pile up more debt?
Lake ice still treacherous due to weather ups and downs
How birds and mammals survive the winter
Monster white-tailed deer taken in northern ND
Pine River area boy bags deer of a different color - rare piebald doe
DL team places first in sporting clays at Fort Thunder
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
Pine to Palm champ signs NLI with BSU
Late string of birdies gives Hoge fourth straight PGA Tour card
Bison golf no longer that other minor sport at NDSU
Gillam snaps Renner’s streak to take Super Senior crown
Piatz picks up second Pine to Palm Mid-Am title
November 3, 2017
It's time to leave my path for God's
There are a million different worldly desires on my mind at any given point in the day. Throughout my life, I have struggled a bit with making sense of things. One thing that I have had to work on a lot is deciding if things are worth working on unrelentlessly or letting go.
November 3, 2017 - 3:00pm
October 31, 2017
After 25 years, Pastor Dave Peterson steps down from First Lutheran pulpit
First Lutheran Church Pastor Dave Peterson is an avid bicycle rider, so it's not too surprising that he chooses to use a biking metaphor to describe...
October 31, 2017 - 3:00pm
October 8, 2017
Spreading the gospel through agriculture
BISMARCK, N.D. — Farmers and ranchers, it's often said, are equity rich and cash poor. Most make due just fine that way, but there are...
October 8, 2017 - 10:00am
October 7, 2017
Column: It's not easy being green
About seven years ago I never really ate breakfast--unless you counted the Diet Coke and chips. I ate what I wanted when I wanted. At age 41, standing in my kitchen while eating and drinking what I pleased, I remember thinking: "I feel so great! I wonder how long I will be able to...
October 7, 2017 - 6:00am
August 13, 2017
Column: Growing up with Jesus
I hate this about myself. It's my hair. I keep cutting it. Honestly, I can say that, in our wee small town of 7,000, I know every hair stylist in every salon and they know me. Karley cuts hair--she just moved into town--and she and I have become fast friends. I obsess. I want change...
August 13, 2017 - 6:00am
August 11, 2017
Celebrating the past and embracing the future: First Lutheran Church celebrates its 100 centennial
A Detroit Lakes church is gearing up for the celebration of a century. First Lutheran Church, which turns 100 years old this year, will host...
August 11, 2017 - 9:00am
July 28, 2017
Lake Eunice Evangelical Free Church invites children to Maker Fun Factory VBS:Created by God--EMDASH--Built for a Purpose!
A summer kids' event called Maker Fun Factory VBS will be hosted at Lake Eunice Evangelical Free Church from Sunday, Aug. 6 through Thursday, Aug. 10 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. nightly.
July 28, 2017 - 8:00am
July 15, 2017
Column: Love serves
My feet hurt. I say that almost every day because I'm usually on them for at least five hours or more with minimal down time. I am a waitress at Barajas Mexican Bar and Grill where all servers bartend, too. It's my summer job--or perhaps it's for a longer season--but it's a good fit...
July 15, 2017 - 10:00am
July 12, 2017
Creating compassion: Interactive tour gives glimpse into life in developing countries
More than 700 million people in developing countries live on less than $1.90 per day, facing challenges most Americans never will, according...
July 12, 2017 - 11:53am
June 18, 2017
A little Heaven on earth...and not far away: God's Acres is a little-known patch with lots to do
There's a little-known patch of heaven just off of Otter Tail County's scenic Highway 1, south of Ottertail, where everyone is welcome, all the...
June 18, 2017 - 8:00am
June 16, 2017
With hopeful hearts: DL welcomes annual Hope Fest music festival to the area
For the seventh year in a row, The Refuge Christian Outreach Center is bringing three days of faith-filled music to Detroit Lakes. Hope Fest...
June 16, 2017 - 8:00am
Column: Learning not to be perfect
Back in my camp days, my camp friends could sort of see I was bit wound up, a bit of a perfectionist. Several of them struggled with that too, but they were much better at dealing it with than I was. Their favorite bible verse was, "But he said to me, 'My grace is sufficient for you,...
June 16, 2017 - 6:00am
June 15, 2017
Column: On being popular
I love being liked and I think it's safe to say I am not in the minority. Social media alone reveals that a lot of time and effort goes into managing an image that makes you irresistible, adorable, fun, wise and witty, on-trend and authentic.
June 15, 2017 - 5:00am
May 19, 2017
Column: Orange is the new blessing
I had to wear orange. I like the color; it's in my color wheel as a flattering wardrobe choice. An orange jail jumpsuit, however, was never a choice for me. Instead, it was a consequence for a bad choice. I made a mistake. Who doesn't? I'm a sinner. We're all sinners.
May 19, 2017 - 1:00pm
A reluctant missionary: Local family felt called by God
Bill Mohn is not the type to be described as "adventurous." "I really don't like traveling," he explained. "I didn't grow up doing it, so I like...
May 19, 2017 - 9:00am