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Man sentenced in Audubon Orton's robbery
Changes coming at LCRC: Sellin to take director's chair Nov. 6; Logan's retirement party set Nov. 3
Cruisin' (and improvin') the strip: City of Detroit Lakes proposes changes to West Lake Drive
Lake Park sugar beet worker spreads joy with costumes
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Lakers steamroll Prowlers to finish regular season
No. 8 Titans secure seventh win in road shutout
Lakers end regular season with sweep of Hornets
Roth medalist, Bison end fall season with win in Washington
Raider girls third, Lakers fifth at final XC race
How did Social Security work without computers?
Local Sons of Norway give back to community
National Honor Society at LP-A inducts new members
Pumpkin cookies with maple glaze epitomize fall flavors
friends & neighbors
Gas prices down this week
Making an IMPACT: Local crew sets out to begin book binding business
Norby's accepts Retailer of the Year award
Having trouble paying your heating bill? LIHEAP could help
MN gas prices down this week
It's creepy, it's kooky, mysterious and spooky: Halloween events aplenty set for lakes area this month
"Classic Country" tribute coming to Holmes Theatre Oct. 19
Pat & Donna Surface to present 'Remember When' at NYM Saturday
The history of Columbus Day
Robert and Marilynn Halverson
Arlo & Neva Bodin
Joe and Karen Merseth
Ruth Norene Van De Venter
Sharon L. Vareberg
George "Joe" Cresswell
Letter: Tax chair says cities, counties better not raise taxes
Letter: St. Paul Ice Palace group thanks supporters in DL
How do we make a great country still greater?
Letter: Fox is guarding henhouse at EPA
DL School Board member apologizes to preschool teachers
Asian Lady Beetles are pesky but harmless
Fishing opportunities heat up as water temps drop
Full-moon fishing in October is fantastic
In the woods, a lot can happen in an hour
Fall colors or not, fish still on their summer bite
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
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
Ystebo cruises to Pine to Palm Senior title
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