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Hubbard County gravel road turns up glass, metal debris mix
Goodbye to the steam pipes
DL officer injured subduing suspect
Wildfire season isn't over yet
'Height-adjustable' desks are popular
Both DL track teams return to state True Team
Hornet boys second, girls fifth at 6A True Team
Perham takes fifth straight HOL girls golf meet
Minnesota announces bid for 2020 College Football Playoff championship game
Smith medalist again, Patriots upend Laker girls
Mother's Day 2015
Fresh cherries brighten flavor of this easy recipe
Taxes not usually withheld from Social Security, but you can choose to do so
LP-A band, choir at Disney World
Area seniors encouraged to ‘Get Into the Act’
Friends & Neighbors
Theater in DL re-opening in time for ‘Avengers’
Mayfield named DL Newspapers editor
Drewes joins b. Salon as independent sytlist
Beauchamp hired at Bell State Bank, DL
Managing money in step-families
Gathering at the Gala: Free music and arts fest coming to DL
Street Corner Renaissance in Ulen May 9
Fargo Theatre to feature Dawes, Brandi Carlile this summer
Artist opens studio in Pelican Rapids
Who’s who in ‘The Avengers’: A tutorial for new fans
Firefighters working tirelessly this year
The headline read: ‘Man shoots computer’
Severe LGA cuts a betrayal
Money and politics: We need change now
Letter: Protect yourself from dog bites
Low water, ice damage may make boat launches difficult
Otter Tail Lakes Country Fishing Report
Anticipation of an ‘opener to remember’
Black bears, abundant in MN, are rarely seen
Bass fishing opportunities expanded this year in MN
Tourism dollars add up in DL
Becker County pioneers saw tourism potential in area lakes
2015 Spring Home Magazine
2015 Spring Sports Magazine
2015 Business & Industry Review
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May 2, 2015
Are you ready, really ready, to launch?
With May on the horizon and nicer weather surely ahead, many are itching to get out boating. But there are things boaters should be thinking about now before hitting the water. They should be inspecting their boats and equipment to make sure they are in working order, as well...
opinion / editorials
May 2, 2015 - 5:25am
April 18, 2015
Bike Rodeo in DL teaches kids safety
Kids, get ready to learn more about bikes and bike safety. The fifth annual Bike Rodeo, hosted by the Detroit Lakes Active Living Committee, is taking place on April 25 in the Kent Freeman Sports Arena from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Families from around Becker County are invited to...
entertainment / events
April 18, 2015 - 5:35am
March 14, 2015
Marquart advances rail debate
The initial reaction to Rep. Paul Marquart’s, DFL-Dilworth, oil train safety proposal is Republican anti-tax boilerplate. While giving lip service to the need to improve rail safety as it applies to oil trains rumbling through Minnesota communities, Republican leaders in the House...
opinion / editorials
March 14, 2015 - 5:55am
January 2, 2015
Minn. study: Millions needed for rail safety
Minnesota needs to spend $244 million to improve railroad crossing safety where oil trains cross the state, the Minnesota Department of Transportation...
news / government
January 2, 2015 - 2:07pm
MnDOT study prioritizes railway safety improvements
Safety improvements at highway/rail grade crossings along crude-by-rail corridors are the focus of a Minnesota Department of Transportation study that identifies locations where improvements will make the transport of oil safer for residents, workers and emergency responders. The...
news / government
January 2, 2015 - 1:34pm
December 12, 2014
SD yanks 'Don’t Jerk and Drive' campaign
A public safety campaign in South Dakota backfired when officials heard its “Don’t Jerk and Drive” push and forced them to pull the ad. Officials...
December 12, 2014 - 11:33am
December 6, 2014
Drive safely this snowmobile season
As another snowmobile season gets underway, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources encourages snowmobilers to get this season off to a smooth, safe start. Snowmobile trails in Minnesota opened Dec. 1. Minnesota residents born after Dec. 31, 1976, must complete a DNR snowmobile...
outdoors / DNR
December 6, 2014 - 7:30am
November 19, 2014
Watchdog lists '10 worst' holiday toys
BOSTON - A plastic battle hammer for 3-year-olds, a glow-in-the-dark bow and arrow set, and a pencil that doubles as a slingshot are on the short list of the most dangerous children's toys this holiday season. The annual "10 Worst Toys" list published by the U.S.-based consumer...
November 19, 2014 - 12:50pm
June 6, 2014
ATV safety week in June 8-15
Gov. Mark Dayton has proclaimed June 8-15 as all-terrain vehicle (ATV) safety week in Minnesota. More than 600,000 ATVs are used by Minnesotans for outdoor recreation and to support their daily livelihood. State law requires anyone born after July 1, 1987, to have a certificate...
June 6, 2014 - 2:03pm
MnDOT seeking input on state highway safety plan
The Minnesota Department of Transportation invites public comment on the draft Minnesota Strategic Highway Safety Plan, a comprehensive policy plan that provides insight and direction on how to reduce traffic-related crashes. The public comment period is open from June 9 until...
June 6, 2014 - 11:00am