Skip to main content
Detroit Lakes Online
Local National Guard unit wins acclaim during grueling training in Mojave Desert
DL man faces first-degree drug charge for meth
'Kicking' up the holiday savings: Local woman uses her smartphone to find rebates while shopping
Feds tighten restrictions on meds for farm animals
Callaway woman accused of trying to smuggle cocaine into jail
Tags: Detroit Lakes
Hornet wrestlers take Unruh Invite
Laker girls hockey shutout at Sartell
Raider girls snap 36-game skid
Versatile scoring gives Raiders second victory
Laker dance teams start strong at home invite
Establishing an early homestead in Becker County (Part 2 of 3)
Reacting the christian way
Lakes Area Prayer Wall
First Lutheran Foundation of Detroit Lakes
Friends & Neighbors
It's a farm-fresh family thing: Roasted, Baked in DL set to open
Gas prices up average of three cents in Minnesota
Practical money matters: Focus on credit factors, not credit scores
Tax delinquency list updated
ERA Northland has a new realtor
Grace Lutheran to host Holiday Vendor Fair
'World's best tribute to young Elvis' comes to Detroit Lakes Saturday
Area students participating in Concordia Christmas Concerts
Award-winning country artist Phil Vassar coming to Shooting Star Friday
Great American Think-Off solicits questions for anniversary debate
Diana Lynn Aker
Eugene (Gene) A. Nelson
Melvin Martin Goodman
Jeffrey Lee Olds
Ruth I. Knapp
Don't curse the clouds, they have surprising benefits
Editorial: Becker County scams - why can't we stop them?
Thanks to teachers for attended Legion Auxiliary Appreciation Tea
Welcome to Washington, Mr. President-Elect
Letter: Osage gun range story should have focused on neighbors
It's December, bring on the ice fishing!
This is the time to go after trophy muskies
Wanted: More deer hunters in Minnesota
Now is the time to plan a Boundary Waters trip
Lot of activity as autumn turns towards winter
An explosion of everything Christmas: Detroit Lakes woman creates holiday wonderland in her home
'In Spite of Heroin': Area mom pens book about surviving twin sons’ addiction
MN children's book author coming to DLCCC Thursday
Tuxes & Tails: Rescued dogs, tuxedo’d handlers to strut their stuff on the runway this coming Friday
'An Andy and Bing Christmas': Former NFL player to bring classic Christmas show to DL
Pine to Palm
Severe Weather Announcements (71)
February 13, 2009
Freedom of speech sticker has right to offend
Question No. 1: Today I was driving and saw a pick-up truck with the words "Crazy B----" (edited by Trooper Andy) prominently displayed in the back window. Is this something that is allowed or at what point does it become a violation? Answer No. 1: I understand where you are coming...
February 13, 2009 - 12:00am
October 1, 2008
Auxiliary to offer kids' safety books
The American Legion Auxiliary Unit 15 is set to introduce a personal safety and education program to students grades 3-6. The Auxiliary will present each student with a copy of Personal Safety For Kids, a 136-page handbook that features information about safety in the home, at school,...
October 1, 2008 - 12:00am
September 5, 2008
MnDOT evaluates safety of two lane highways
In response to concerns about Highway 60 and Highway 14 in southwestern Minnesota, the Minnesota Department of Transportation has begun to evaluate the safety of similarly designed highways that drop from four to two lanes. "We appreciate concerns expressed by the public and elected...
September 5, 2008 - 12:00am
August 13, 2008
Safety versus aesthetics:
What may be an eyesore for neighbors is strictly a health and safety issue for the city of Detroit Lakes. Last month the city council voted to abate a hazard at 1941 Long Bridge Road because an unfinished house was becoming a safety hazard as the cap was rotting on the foundati...
August 13, 2008 - 12:00am
August 4, 2008
Will's Windmill: Take steps to make your farm safer
Here are 10 basics suggestions for making your farm a safer place to work and live: 1. Buy a rollover protective structure (ROPS) for older tractors. If an approved ROPS is not available, avoid using that tractor or consider trading or selling it through a local dealer. 2. Replace...
August 4, 2008 - 12:00am
July 25, 2008
St. Mary's earns state patient safety award
St. Mary's Innovis Health has earned a Minnesota Hospital Association Patient Safety Excellence Award for its work on preventing patients from falling during hospital stays. Patient safety is a top priority for Minnesota hospitals. Because of this, St. Mary's Innovis Health joined...
July 25, 2008 - 12:00am
July 9, 2008
Minnesota hospitals recognized for safety
Several regional hospitals have received awards for patient safety, the Minnesota Hospital Association announced today. The association recognized Lake Region Healthcare Corporation in Fergus Falls, St.
July 9, 2008 - 2:42pm
June 29, 2008
Shooting Star promoting safe behavior
Shooting Star Casino, Hotel and Event Center launched a property-wide effort last week to promote responsible drinking behavior among its guests. Dubbed as "WE CARE" -- which stands for "WE Create A Responsible Environment" -- the campaign aims to provide a safe, healthy and fun...
June 29, 2008 - 12:00am
June 21, 2008
Safety Supervisor tips
Determining all the necessary pre-job safety activities that need to be done before a construction project starts can be a daunting task. However, the Construction Safety Software Corporation has now significantly simplified this planning task. With the advent of "Construction...
June 21, 2008 - 12:00am
June 1, 2008
Extension Service offers food safety classes in Moorhead
The University of Minnesota Extension Service is offering two courses to help food service establishments meet the educational requirement for certified food managers. A third class will be offered for food service employees who are not in a management position. The initial certification...
June 1, 2008 - 12:00am
May 17, 2008
Pool Safety Act passes in honor of 6-year-old
The Minnesota House of Representatives has unanimously passed the "Abigail Taylor Pool Safety Act" sponsored by Rep. Paul Thissen. The bill strengthens and broadens Minnesota's pool safety regulations to make sure all public pools in the state are designed to avoid serious injuries...
May 17, 2008 - 12:00am
April 3, 2008
Record Editorial: Feds should move quickly on rail safety plan
Cheers to a federal plan to toughen rules on hazardous chemicals shipped by rail. It's an issue that should be near and dear to the hearts of residents of Detroit Lakes, Frazee, Lake Park, Audubon and all other cities along the east-west BNSF rail corridor. Not to mention the...
April 3, 2008 - 12:00am