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From Perham to Philly: Game was worst experience ever
Congressman Peterson's meeting with 'Ikes' tonight is cancelled
Capitol Chatter: Dayton lofts bonding hail Mary pass
New sailboat decorations added to beachfront: Ice Harvest Committee donation is thanks for community's support
DL's Leonard Thielen--Adam Thielen's grandpa--recounts his days as an ice harvester
Laker defense shuts down Cardinals
Hallisey two-point night in one-goal victory over Bemidji
BASKETBALL: DL win streak at five after nail-biter in Hawley
Freeman stars on shorthanded diving lineup at California Baptist
Area college track update
'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
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
friends & neighbors
MN gas cost rises more than six cents per gallon
Student video contest registration open: Cash prizes for schools and students
Your legal rights: Beware of utility shut-off scams
Keepin' it old 'skool': Old Skool Boutique in Lake Park expands inventory
Salute to Business & Industry
Lantern lit loveliness: Itasca State Park to host special evening activities this Saturday
One-act play subsections set Jan. 25: Detroit Lakes cast to present Ibsen's 'A Doll's House'
Depth perception: Photo exhibit at DL's Trinity Lutheran is 'layered with meaning'
Why do we celebrate MLK Day?
Ed & JoAnne Lillis
Michael & Fern (Zayic) Olson
Tom & Bertha
Richard "Moon" Mellen
Cordell "Corky" Kittelson
Presidents need oversight and scrutiny
Here comes the plow - what do you do?
To curb climate change, cities need the right design
Tongue frozen to flagpole? It happens
Letter: Take a close look at plans for the DL beach area
Hawk or falcon? Tricks to ID look-alike bird species
Bad things happen out there if you aren't prepared
The ice angler's landing net: Alexandria's Dresch makes a product to help get more fish in the pail
Looking back on the year in the outdoors--and ahead to 2018
Thinking small: Wetlands are a whole other world
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
His way to Broadway: Minnesota’s De’Lon Grant has made his Broadway debut in ‘Come from Away’
Construction of ice palace to start today: Cold weather causes slight delay, but still on schedule
A frozen crop: Detroit Lake hosts first ice harvest in nearly 50 years
A frozen crop: Detroit Lake hosts first ice harvest in nearly 50 years
DL's first plunge into Polar Fest: A look back at the beginnings of the area's biggest winter festival
'The Legend of King Isbit': DL's ice palace to be inhabited by a very special royal guest
November 11, 2017
Keeping yourself - and your car - safe during the winter driving season
Winter weather is here, which means it's time slow down on the roads, don't forget regular maintenance on your car, and make sure you have supplies in your car in case of an emergency. While winter driving can be challenging, preventing crashes comes down to driver behavior, according...
November 11, 2017 - 4:00pm
July 17, 2017
Lakeview Township to hold emergency meeting tonight on storm-damaged trees and roads
Lakeview Township will hold an emergency meeting at 6 p.m. tonight (Monday) at the Lakeview Town Hall regarding storm-damaged trees on township roads.
July 17, 2017 - 10:41am
March 6, 2017
The roads well traveled: Popular DL roads to see new construction
West Avenue, along with portions of both Willow Street and West Lake Drive in the city of Detroit Lakes, will be getting major facelifts within the next three to four years. The upgrades to West Avenue and the east end of Willow Street were given the green light at a special meeting...
March 6, 2017 - 11:00am
January 15, 2017
Snow, ice keeping plow crews on the run: old-fashioned Minnesota winter makes roadwork challenging
It's been a tough winter so far for local street and highway crews. It started off with hours of rain on Christmas that turned to thick ice,...
January 15, 2017 - 7:00am
January 27, 2016
TZD program making progress to lower death, injury rates
The goal is zero deaths on all U.S. roads. With visible reminders like road signs, extra patrol, rumble strips and more, the state’s Toward...
January 27, 2016 - 10:59am
March 10, 2014
Minnesota winter depleting road salt supplies; cities add sand to mix
Minnesota’s roads may be going on a low-salt diet. After a brutal winter, supplies are running so low that many cities are starting to cut...
March 10, 2014 - 9:30am
October 24, 2012
Statewide plan shapes future of roads, waterways, pedestrian facilities
The Minnesota Statewide Multimodal Transportation Plan 2012-2031, a policy framework for maintaining and building Minnesota's transportation system during the next 20 years, has been finalized and is available online, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT). The...
October 24, 2012 - 8:57am
July 25, 2011
Fed up resident paints his own traffic warning
July 25, 2011 - 8:51am
March 31, 2009
I-29 closed between Grand Forks and South Dakota border
BISMARCK, N.D. - North Dakota officials have closed Interstate 29 from Grand Forks to the South Dakota border due to blowing snow and ice. The Transportation Department says the closing includes detours on North Dakota Highway 18 and North Dakota Highway 200A.
March 31, 2009 - 10:12am
March 27, 2009
I-94 eastbound lanes from Fargo to Jamestown closed
The North Dakota Department of Transportation and North Dakota Highway Patrol closed the eastbound lanes of Interstate 94 to traffic at Jamestown Exit 258 to the 25th Street Fargo Exit until further notice. Detour routes are US Highway 281 south to North Dakota 46 east to I-29. For...
March 27, 2009 - 3:07pm
March 25, 2009
Mudslide blocks one lane of Highway 34 west of Osage on Tuesday night
A small mudslide blocked traffic on Highway 34 for a few hours Tuesday night. The slide occurred about 10 miles west of Osage and blocked the westbound lane of the road. Mahlon Edmonson said he was driving eastbound on Highway 34 toward Osage at about 10:25 p.m. Tuesday when he...
March 25, 2009 - 10:25am
March 24, 2009
Parts of interstates closed due to water over roads
FARGO - Stretches of interstates 29 and 94 have been closed because of water over the roadways, the North Dakota Highway Patrol and Department of Transportation said. Interstate 94 is closed between Casselton and Valley City. Interstate 29 is closed between the junctions of highways...
March 24, 2009 - 9:55am
March 18, 2009
MnDOT announces bid results for first 11 Greater Minnesota federal stimulus transportation projects
The Minnesota Department of Transportation announced the contractors who submitted the apparent lowest bids to build 11 road and bridge projects in Greater Minnesota with funds from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act. Bids for these projects total approximately $40 million. The...
March 18, 2009 - 10:36am
March 11, 2009
I-29 reopens, I-94 still closed west of Fargo; 19th Avenue North reopens
FARGO - Snowplows are making headway in opening city streets and state and interstate highways this morning. Interstate 29 has reopened from the Canadian border to the North Dakota/South Dakota border. Interstate 94 reopened at 8 a.m.
March 11, 2009 - 1:08pm
Highway 10, other highways reopened
Highway 10 between Lake Park and Moorhead was reopened earlier this morning. Other highways reopened include Highway 210 between Fergus Falls and Breckenridge, and Interstate 94 from Fergus Falls to Moorhead.
March 11, 2009 - 9:12am