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DL cop, ex-convict facing off in court: Both allege years of harassment, both seek restraining orders
Four charged in White Earth heroin investigation
WATCH: Flames engulf Perrywinkle Marketplace in Otter Tail County
Construction begins on Fish Lake Dam makeover
Health and Wellness in Becker County: Summit addresses challenges, highlights reasons to celebrate
Minnesota hero Jessie Diggins, and her mom, talk about the skier's historic golden moment
Laker gymnasts four-peat at state
Pirates end Laker season in overtime
Outside shooting leads Alex over Laker boys
Gorden a finalist for NHSACA coach of the year
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
Rosemary Alice (Savig) Zurn
Thomas Wayne Block
Francis R. "Butch" Bellanger
Merlin V. Thompson
Sheena Marie Butcher
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
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
June 21, 2008
'Unique' in every sense
DETROIT LAKES - When describing the attributes of his newly revamped restaurant, The Avenue, owner Keith Stensgard couldn't help but use the word "unique" in nearly every other sentence. The Avenue, which appropriately sits on Washington Avenue in downtown Detroit Lakes, got a...
June 21, 2008 - 12:00am