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AgweekTV: Sczepanski Farm Insolvency
Crash near Ice Cracking Lake kills two, injures two
DL man sentenced for animal cruelty
Murder suspect bludgeoned Otter Tail County mother, son with pipe wrench, charges say
Dragon Open kicks off summer golf tournaments June 11
Vikings open season at home against 49ers, have four nationally televised games
Raiders down Patriots late in season-opening victory
NorthStar Academy team accepted into new hockey league
Summit to address football concerns in Minnesota
Unwrapping #MeToo with grace
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
friends & neighbors
Parent company of Herberger's could be headed for liquidation
Detroit Lakes couple forced to spend extra $2,000 on flights home after being stranded in Mexico by Sun Country
Peterson: Work mandate for food stamps imperils next farm bill
Arvig to boost workforce by 160
Ketter joins Mid-Minnesota as DL branch manager
Special music event coming to DL library April 24
What's coming up for arts and entertainment around the region
What's new in arts and entertainment around the region
Crawling with creativity: Detroit Lakes' 2nd Annual Art Crawl set for April 19-21
Stories sought for new musical set in Otter Tail County
Lottie Ann Thomas
Merle R. Meyer
George B. Scarborough
Family of slain child says multiple people called Otter Tail County social services
Letter: Help make these school projects community plans
Letter: Thumbs up to all you snowplow drivers
Letter: An alternative DL school building plan
Divided loyalties--don't be quick to judge
Ice-out shaping up to be late: Brutally cold April will impact May fishing opener
Wild turkey a success story in Minnesota
Snowy start to steelhead season: Despite snowstorm, Brule River anglers turn out for opener
Now is the time to clean, repair your birdhouses
Let's bring back the fishing pier at Dunton Locks
Getting ahead of the curve: Cancer rehab in DL helps patients get back into life
'We'll strive to be fair': Two of Becker County’s top legal eagles talk about upcoming judgeships
Ruby's Pantry helps families make ends meet; Local mom of 7 shares her story
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
Letter: Ice palace co-chairs thank the community
Youth fishing derby on Little Detroit Lake was 'great success'
The walls came tumbling down: Ice palace demolished on Friday
Totally tube-ular!: Elementary school students get outside to slide
Polar Fest's inaugural hotdish challenge brings in big, hungry crowd
February 28, 2018
Curley's on Cotton Lake has new owners
It was a fairly seamless transition Monday, Feb. 5 when Curley's owners of nearly two years, Mark Porter and Paul Okeson, signed over the place...
February 28, 2018 - 1:00pm
February 25, 2018
Speakeasy buyers offer a taste of what's to come
With rumors flying in small town Detroit Lakes about the Speakeasy selling, the potential buyers who will close on the purchase negotiations...
February 25, 2018 - 8:00am
February 3, 2018
How the region's farmers and researchers are working to save bees
Bees are vital to agriculture, but bee populations have faced serious problems in recent years. Both pesticides and pests are being blamed for...
February 3, 2018 - 8:30am
September 16, 2017
From Brew to Brygge: Detroit Lakes restaurant owners split from partnership with The Brew in Perham
It's been about a month and some change since Detroit Lakes' Brew location saw a name change and rebranding, now called The Brygge--and everyone...
September 16, 2017 - 8:00am
July 2, 2017
Get your grub at the Hub(41): New restaurant to open on West Lake Drive
With names like, "Corn Lollipops," "One in a Melon" and "California Dreamin," the items on Hub41's opening-day menus are fun, pun-filled and...
July 2, 2017 - 9:56am
May 6, 2017
Where there's smoke...: Smoke barbeque restaurant opens in Shooting Star Casino
In a grand opening only the Shooting Star could pull off, Smoke, a new barbecue restaurant debuted Friday. Complete with a ribbon-cutting ceremony,...
May 6, 2017 - 11:00am
October 26, 2016
There's a new chinese food restaurant in town
Detroit Lakes was down to two chinese food restaurants for a few months, and residents may have been wondering what happened to Hunan Spring...
October 26, 2016 - 8:29am
June 8, 2016
No-tipping policy spreading in Minnesota
Customers at the Northern Waters restaurant in the Mount Royal Shopping Center never leave a tip on the table — and general manager Greg Conley...
June 8, 2016 - 8:36am
August 7, 2013
Docks on the Lake to open near Pavilion
Jeff Jasperson has big plans for the former Giovanni’s Pizza building at the corner of Washington Avenue and West Lake Drive, kitty-corner...
August 7, 2013 - 9:48am
July 14, 2009
Zorbaz celebrates 25 years on Little Pine Lake
PERHAM - "I started here in 1984 for Jeff and Bonnie Tweeton," explains Todd Colliton of his Zorbaz beginnings. "I was 16 years old." Twenty-five...
July 14, 2009 - 11:49am
July 3, 2009
Workin' at the DQ
I've been working at Dairy Queen for the past year, and I adore it.
July 3, 2009 - 11:15am
June 29, 2009
Zorbaz celebrates 40th birthday
Zorbaz in Detroit Lakes celebrated its 40th anniversary this past weekend with Friday and Saturday full of live music and fun. Despite the rainy...
June 29, 2009 - 10:52am
June 26, 2009
North-sider realizes dream
When Pam Noah quit her 12-year job in November, it only took her a couple of weeks to decide on a new career: barista. There was already empty...
June 26, 2009 - 3:13pm
October 14, 2008
New casino to open on Red Lake Reservation in November 2009
RED LAKE - Blackjack, poker and slot machines, a hotel, restaurant, gift shop, banquet hall and entertainment center are designed to give the new casino on the Red Lake Reservation the competitive edge in northern Minnesota, according to tribal officials. Red Lake Tribal Council...
October 14, 2008 - 12:00am
June 23, 2008
DETROIT LAKES - Whether it's new ideas or new recipes, Michael Mercil is always cooking up something. The chef, business owner and television host has been involved in the restaurant industry since he was a child. His parents opened the Speak Easy restaurant in Moorhead 30 years...
June 23, 2008 - 12:00am