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Mahnomen County police ask for help as drug overdoses rise
Frazee man gets over five years for meth
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Man accused of stealing $1,200 worth of cigarettes
DL Ice Harvest Committee rallies to generate local ice palace project after St. Paul plans fall through
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Tracy state butterfly champ, Lakers 11th at Class A True Team
Mahnomen-Waubun Thunderbirds logo revealed
Indians extend win streak to seven games
Bombers seeded fourth in Section 6, 9-man
Lakers steamroll Prowlers to finish regular season
Accessing Social Security on the go
You may qualify for extra help paying your drug costs
Parrot Heads give $8,000 to Marshmallow Foundation
Holy Rosary announces scholarship winners
friends & neighbors
CenturyLink deploying faster broadband speeds to more than 350,000 customers in the Twin Cities and greater MN
October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month
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
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
Duane Douglas Nelson
Clark L. Hendrickson
Philip Wayne Arneson
Ruth Norene Van De Venter
LOST ITALIAN: Butternut Bleu Cheese Sauce a go-to for fall dining
Guest Editorial: Technology in cars is causing more crashes
Potatoes - they're what's for dinner
Letter: Tax chair says cities, counties better not raise taxes
Letter: St. Paul Ice Palace group thanks supporters in DL
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
May 19, 2017
County Road 22 closed at Highway 59
The west leg of the Highway 59/County Road 22 intersection is closed and will remain closed until the completion of the roundabout project. The Minnesota Department of Transportation planned to maintain access from southbound Highway 59 to westbound County Road 22 during the current...
May 19, 2017 - 1:04pm
July 14, 2011
Lawmakers seek continued road work
ST. PAUL -- Schools get money during Minnesota's state government shutdown, so a pair of legislative transportation leaders say road construction funding also should continue. A judge hearing the case gave them little hope that she would allow resumption of the 98 road construction...
July 14, 2011 - 9:08am
February 18, 2011
Akeley council discusses impact of Highway 34 construction on town for canine certification in Park Rapids in July
The Akeley Council learned plans are complete for the Highway 34 construction project that will extend from the east side of Park Rapids to Akeley, with bid letting to be April 22 and construction expected to begin in mid-June. Phil Bergem, a design engineer with the Minnesota Department...
February 18, 2011 - 11:02am
October 28, 2008
Highway 34 construction comes to end of road in Park Rapids
PARK RAPIDS - Good things come to those who wait. For Park Rapids residents, Nov. 15 can't come soon enough. That's the projected end date...
October 28, 2008 - 12:00am
October 10, 2008
Audio book 'Fuzzy Navel' is good company on road
You finally got the guest room painted. There's a new comforter on the bed, and it looks so cushy, it almost screams "Take a nap!" There are fresh curtains on the windows, and you're ready for guests. Famous last request. The calls come in just about every week and before you...
October 10, 2008 - 12:00am
September 21, 2008
Highway 10 project: Most frontage road paving completed
With a majority of the project paving complete, finish crews will be working in areas throughout the project zone this week (placing topsoil, finishing sidewalks) and sign crews will be installing permanent signs throughout the project zone. Motorists should be aware of crews and...
September 21, 2008 - 12:00am
September 17, 2008
Road closures in DL as Highway 10 project finishes up
9-17 road closures As part of the Highway 10/Connect Detroit Lakes project, road closures on and around the new frontage road are scheduled for Wednesday and Thursday, Sept. 17-18, for paving operations. Crews will pave the final layer of the frontage road, and finish its side...
September 17, 2008 - 12:00am
September 13, 2008
Council approves five-year street plan
Wednesday evening the Detroit Lakes City Council approved a motion for a five-year capital improvement plan. "This gives citizens a heads up" on upcoming projects," Mayor Larry Buboltz said. There will be public hearings on each of the proposed street improvements prior to each...
September 13, 2008 - 12:00am
September 5, 2008
Frontage road construction continues
Crews will finish up pavement marking this week near the Canadian Pacific railroad bridge. Permanent seeding will be placed in areas along the Highway 10 corridor. The right lane of westbound Highway 10 between County Road 54 and Kris Street will close for two days to allow crews...
September 5, 2008 - 12:00am
August 22, 2008
Corbett Road to open Tuesday,
Highway 10 construction crews will not be working on Labor Day, Monday, Sept. 1. Highway 10 mainline Single lane closures between the Canadian Pacific railroad bridge and Summit Avenue continue this week. Crews will remove the temporary crossover, and place the curb along the inside...
August 22, 2008 - 12:00am
August 15, 2008
Kris Street crossing open; frontage road work continues
Motorists will have inside lane closures between Washington Avenue and McKinley Avenue toward the end of the week and into the following week. This allows crews to remove the temporary crossovers and install a median in that area. A two-week work zone begins this week with single...
August 15, 2008 - 12:00am
May 11, 2008
Letter: Tower Road Industrial Park is an eyesore
My name is Elaine Mack and I have a bone to pick with the City of Detroit Lakes. My husband, Tom, and many neighbors spoke out many times against the old Ray Anderson property ever being platted into the "North Tower Road Industrial Park." We were told there were many lots still open...
May 11, 2008 - 12:00am
April 27, 2008
Road closures ahead: Roosevelt Avenue, McKinley Avenue close briefly
Work on the $32.5 million reconstruction project to improve safety and mobility along the Highway 10 corridor resumed Monday, April 14. Highway 10/mainline Crews are working on completing the new Highway 10 grade in preparation for concrete paving. Paving is scheduled for mid-May,...
April 27, 2008 - 12:00am
April 20, 2008
Community follows yellow brick road
Nearly 400 people from around the region attended a free big-screen showing of the 1939 classic film "The Wizard of Oz" on Sunday, March 30, at the Historic Holmes Theatre in Detroit Lakes. This event was sponsored by Arvig Communication Systems, Turner Classic Movies and the Holmes...
April 20, 2008 - 12:00am