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Level four special education facilities in the works
Klobuchar bill aims to bring in more rural doctors
Minn. Senate votes to limit local power on minimum wage, related issues: MN leaders start negotiations and twinhome sprinkler requirement nixed
Franken’s rising national profile is no joke: But comedian-turned-senator keeps people laughing
Backyard poultry? Here's how to stay safe
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Yellowjackets edge Lakers by one match
BASEBALL: Raiders even record with win at Win-E-Mac
Nielsen selected as Detroit Lakes’ new AD
FM Youth football registration open
Laker girls sweep Rangers in home opener
Answering the call: Lake Park family to become long-term missionaries in Africa
Column: Christianity and "being cool"
Cuisine meets culture: LP-A International Foods class learns to prepare dishes native to variety of cultures
Column: Into the light
Replacement for SSA benefit statement easy to get anytime
Friends & Neighbors
Midwest Workwear has new store manager
Two in one: Magnolia's moves to new building, rents extra space to massage therapist
Essentia Health St. Mary's staff honored, donate to nonprofits
DL Public Utilities recognized for electric reliability
Secrets to saving on your summer city vacation
Column: Mosquitoes sometimes more than just annoying: Insect's bite can transmit malaria, which is fatal if left untreated
Associate justice and former Vikings great Alan Page speaking April 24 in Fergus Falls
New artist exhibit opens this week at DL's Trinity Lutheran Church
Uglies' beautiful music recognized: Band that got its start in DL to be inducted into SD Rock & Roll Hall of Fame
Week of the Young Child: Free, family friendly activities scheduled from April 18-May 4
Anne M. Alexander and John C. Alexander
Mary A. Oellien
Constance Marlene Archer
Letter: Doctors are on your side, elected officials should be, too
Earth Day--by the numbers
Lynn Hummel column: Grunting helps get the job done
Letter: The real reason Trump bombed Syria
Letter: House Speaker Daudt needs to do his job
Column: Whistling past the graveyard--wood ducks make big comeback
Brad Laabs column: Enjoy hunting panfish until 'fishing opener' May 12
Brad Laabs column: Ice is gone, get ready to launch your boat
Outdoors column: Wild turkeys are a Minnesota success story
Blane Klemek column: Little bird that could: the northern saw-whet owl
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
Late arrival for New Year's baby: First birth of 2017 at Essentia Health-St. Mary's is Azyloh Roberts
DLHS named 'Safe Sports School'
Pine to Palm
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
February 25, 2009
Stimulus money for greater Minnesota transportation projects expected to create 5,000 jobs
ST. PAUL - Federal economic stimulus money will provide $180 million for 60 Minnesota transportation projects outside the Twin Cities. Gov. Tim Pawlenty flew around the state today announcing his plans for highway construction, paving, bridge and safety projects. "These projects...
February 25, 2009 - 1:07pm
February 10, 2009
Snow plow operators plan to clear roads early Tuesday as motorists urged to use caution
An updated travel alert in North Dakota was issued late Monday by the state's Transportation Department due to expected poor weather conditions. Rain in western North Dakota is expected to change to snow as temperatures drop. Snow accumulation could be heavy at times, which could...
February 10, 2009 - 6:00am