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Major New England Snowstorm
Money being raised for new museum
Surprise visit by children's author
Take stalking out of the shadows
Get help with MNsure sign-up
Lakers pick up sixth section basketball victory
Jets adding Hogan, Heimerdinger to front office
NFLPA instructs Patriots players to 'reserve comment'
NFL-Super Bowl has ways to go in captivating global audience
Lakers take charge in second half to down Little Falls
A journey through public art
Electronic proof of insurance is OK
Insta-Love: Defining your worth with God
Following the commandment of love
Friday Matters: Everyday Vegas
Friends & Neighbors
Moltzan recognized as hospital trustee
Gas prices up slightly in MN, down nationally
Massage by Heather opens downtown DL
Busch joins Thrivent Financial in DL office
Life without the expense of a car
Old Timers Run set for Feb. 7
‘American Idol’ picks singers from Bemidji, Fargo
Learn about ice sports at library
Area singers advance on ‘Idol’
'American Sniper' caps off a year of mediocre movies
When visitors decide to stay
Want term limits on Congress? Good luck...
Peterson: Let Minnesota control wolf population
Letter: Speak up against abortion
Sheer panic for a chocolate shortage
37 guns, 28 sets of antlers among items seized in DNR deer poaching case
New law for 2015: AIS trailer sticker will help prevent future spread
Black-backed woodpecker is dependent on dead coniferous trees
Mentored turkey hunt registration open now
Wolf ruling could affect Minnesota livestock
Menahga baby is first this year
Growing deep winter greens
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
December 10, 2008
Holiday sales are going well in area
Bah, Humbug is not a phrase that will be uttered by Washington Avenue retailers this Christmas shopping season. It's because the gloom that...
December 10, 2008 - 12:00am
October 6, 2008
Constitutional amendment would raise money for outdoors, arts programs
ST. PAUL -- Most Minnesotans agree the state's water needs to be cleaned up. They support parks, trails and the wide variety of arts programs found around the state. On Nov. 4, Minnesota voters decide whether to put their money where their mouth is by raising sales tax 0.375 percent...
October 6, 2008 - 12:00am
September 5, 2008
Thompson joins sales team at Nereson's
Nereson Chevrolet Cadillac Jeep of Detroit Lakes recently added Rob Thompson to its sales staff. Thompson comes to Nereson after as an insurance agent at Bankers Life and Casualty in Moorhead. His breadth of experience includes 10 years in the trucking industry. He graduated from...
September 5, 2008 - 12:00am
MDA provides protection against fraudulent seed sales
The Minnesota Department of Agriculture (MDA) is reminding consumers to file a complaint if they believe they have purchased seed that does not perform as advertised or labeled. Faulty performance would include things such as the incorrect variety, inferior quality, or the seed simply...
September 5, 2008 - 12:00am
August 22, 2008
Missouri man sentenced for drugs sales at 10K Fest
Alexander Von Stauferbiel, 23, of Arnold, Mo., has been sentenced to more than three years in prison for selling drugs last year at the 10,000 Lakes Festival. On June 11, he pleaded guilty to felony second-degree controlled substance crime, possession with intent to sell. Five...
August 22, 2008 - 12:00am
August 4, 2008
Get ready for WE Fest
DETROIT LAKES - Despite high gas prices and a sluggish economy that has curtailed many people's vacation travel plans this summer, Detroit Lakes' 26th annual WE Fest country music festival is expecting another sellout crowd this year. "We're almost sold out," said Chyrll Sparks,...
August 4, 2008 - 12:00am
July 15, 2008
Rules limiting rummage sales come under fire
Even though they have the best of intentions, residents at 304 Huntsinger Ave. who have been giving away and sometimes selling clothing and household items ran afoul of the law earlier this summer. When they came to the city council this week to plead their case, however, they were...
July 15, 2008 - 12:00am
July 13, 2008
Despite June setback, DL liquor sales strong
DETROIT LAKES - Sales at Lakes Liquors were noticeably different for May and June between 2007 and 2008. May showed an increase of more than $33,000, and June showed a decrease with about the same dollar amount. "It's because of a shift in the calendar," Liquor Store Manager...
July 13, 2008 - 12:00am
June 1, 2008
Revoked tax permit Web site brings compliance
A Minnesota Department of Revenue Web site featuring a list of Minnesota businesses that have failed to file or pay sales tax has collected more than $124,000 in its first weeks on-line. Minnesota is the only state to list businesses that are not in compliance. Only one (former)...
June 1, 2008 - 12:00am
May 28, 2008
Outdoor enthusiasts kick off 'Vote Yes' sales tax campaign
Minnesotans worried about the future of the state's natural resources and its cultural institutions will pay more to protect them, predicted advocates of a constitutional amendment directing new tax revenue to those areas. Appearing at a picturesque lakeside park southwest of Minneapolis,...
May 28, 2008 - 12:00am