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Deadly bird flu strain makes first strike at a poultry farm in Mississippi Flyway
Tearful father supports poison control funds
Transportation brings together Bakk, Dayton
DL sex offender going back to prison
Local woman sentenced for felony check forgery
Hedstrom named Mid-State player of the year
Jared Olson 19th at state in backstroke and freestyle prelims
Titans end Raiders season in 6A subsection
McArthur leads Bombers to 6A subsection semis
Vikings edge Hornets in 8AA playoff thriller
The ‘hairy’ issue of pet vaccinations
Local team developing anti-body for dog virus
Ice caves draw thousands opening day
Death in the family: Getting a refund from the airline
Friday Matters: Everyday Valentine
Friends & Neighbors
Business manager named for DL Newpapers
Waller joins Bell State Bank in Detroit Lakes
Eyelash extension tech opens DL studio
Refinery issues spark fuel price jump in MN
Booking a scam-free vacay
Artists to take up residence at Kirkbride
Book ‘1965’ shines spotlight on music’s ‘most revolutionary year’
Emerging writers grant meeting is set for March 16 in Bemidji
Knights of Columbus to hold fish fry
Wood, Stoddard to play in NYM Saturday
Letter: Thanks for supporting Giving Hearts Day
Letter: Environmental record ‘mischaracterized’ in letter
Federal shield law sorely needed
An Oscar for school bus drivers
Resolve debate over oil conditioning vs. stabilizing
The wildlife of MN: The pileated woodpecker
Search for lone wolf in Voyageurs National Park comes up empty
Wolf seen pursuing snowmobiles in Voyageurs National Park
Now is a good time to prep for open water season
The European starling is a transplant to North America
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
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...
news / food
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