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Three auditor-treasurer candidates talk finances and elections at candidate forum in DL
Mendota Heights cop shot and killed during traffic stop
Free water testing for nitrate at county fair Thursday
DL man accused of gun threats
City, school filing opened Tuesday
Thielen making big progress in Mankato
Birchmont medalists crowned
Mary’s Place is No. 2 seed
Laker duo take part in summer tennis
Waubun U-12 team takes state silver
In the Zone
Photo of the Day
Cool summer treats: Make popsicles in your favorite flavors
Social Security: Wait for full retirement age for Social Security benefits
Local students on dean’s list at Bethel
Lundgren awarded scholarship
Friends & Neighbors
WE Fest 2014
79th Annual Northwest Water Carnival
Garden-grown delights: Union Central residents enjoying fresh veggies this summer
Kings of the kitchen
Assumption Catholic Church ‘blessed’ with parish center
Blane Klemek: Where have the swallows gone?
Brad Laabs: Tips to keep equipment working safely, properly
DNR seeks lake sturgeon info from area anglers
Minnesota DNR to allow more licenses, set higher harvest level for 2014 wolf hunt
Minnesota scales back deer hunt
Continental Land Co. of LP hires Monson
Arctic Cat reports lower earnings
MN gas prices take nearly 9-cent drop
Radiologist joins DL’s Essentia-St. Mary’s
Tuning up the business: Oil isn’t the only thing Valvoline is changing
Letter: Vote for Darryl Hensel for Becker County recorder
Letter: Most people want peace, some want power, control
Shine a light on political cash
Lee H. Hamilton: Why incumbents keep getting reelected
Missing the boat on the AIS battle
Becker County Fair on the upswing
Make some memories: Take your kids fishing!
Taste of Dorset festival is on Aug. 3
Lineup set for Perham’s Pioneer Fest, Aug. 16
It’s no tall tale: Library has scoop on MN folklore
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
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
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
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