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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
County museum abloom with events this weekend
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
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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
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