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Suspect in custody after deputy wounded in Norman County near Perley
9-year-old boy left home alone found wandering outside Eagan, Minn., bar late at night
Are you being affected by Minnesota's minimum wage hike? Let us know...
Girl injured in two-vehicle crash on Highway 10 West
Minnesota Gov. Dayton signs minimum wage increase bill into law
Lakers drop close one vs. Rebels
Hansen takes role on ‘Heads Up’ program
Golf Preview: Lady Hornet linksters ready for next step
Track and Field Preview: Lady Hornets to rely on youth
Boys Tennis: DL starts season with 2 losses in TRF
In the Zone
Let’s Go Fishing trips being scheduled; volunteers needed
Plan B: Life doesn’t always go according to plan
Holly McCamant: Finally, a Disney movie with a different message
Schools participate in Native American Celebration Week
Friends & Neighbors
This year’s festival in Vergas even included maple syrup milkshakes
State tournament brings a thousand archers to Detroit Lakes
2014 Spring Laker Book
Brian's Beer Brew
Local archer given lifetime achievement award
Brad Laabs: Use caution on ice; get ready for open water
Blane Klemek: The American crow is one of the smartest wild birds
Bear hunt application deadline is May 2
Migratory bird funding in MN and ND
Fine dining at the 59er: The Lake Room is their latest addition
Two stylists join team at Creative Mix salon
T.S. Dock & Lift is now Shoremaster affiliate
DL man joins staff of Karvakko Engineering
Don’t forfeit past tax returns
A low health ranking for Becker County
Eric Bergeson: Goodbye writing, hello politics
Senate, governor need to follow House lead on rural broadband, local gov’t aid
Lynn Hummel: Spring is the season for optimists
End DWI immunity for lawmakers
Danell Haspel: Last chance to file income taxes!
Cash tribute set May 6
New exhibit at NYM Cultural Center
Celebrating our heroes: United Way event is April 24 in Detroit Lakes
Artists sought for show
September 18, 2009
MDA encourages safety and awareness during harvest season
As farmers across Minnesota gear up for fall harvest, the Minnesota Department of Agriculture is reminding everyone of possible hazards of the season. In observance of National Farm Safety and Health Week, Sept.
September 18, 2009 - 11:46am
December 24, 2008
Curl up with 'Tis the Season
You never meant to do it. You were out with friends, that's all, just having a little cheer. The waiter brought you a glass of something bubbly, and in between reminiscing and laughter, the glass was emptied so you had another. You took a wee nip from that one til you nipped it...
December 24, 2008 - 12:00am
December 10, 2008
Tamarac auto route closes for season
Tamarac National Wildlife Refuge's Blackbird auto tour route and other access gates will close for the season on Dec. 15. The visitor center is open year round Monday through Friday, however, it will be closed Dec. 25- Jan 2 for the holidays. Cross-country ski trails will open...
December 10, 2008 - 12:00am
November 7, 2008
Hunting fever sweeps area -- Firearms deer season now open
The firearms deer season opens today, and it brings a lot of preparation for hunters and plenty of business to area sporting goods stores. Lakes Sport Shop in Detroit Lakes was full at times on Friday with last-minute hunting licenses still to be bought, along with the requisite...
November 7, 2008 - 12:00am
October 3, 2008
The season of change
Welcome back to the bark side of life here in Ottertail, where a pallet of colors is painted on each deciduous trees that adorn our property. I must confess. I am color blind to red/green colors, but I see other colors quite vividly. It's not that I don't see any color at all;...
October 3, 2008 - 12:00am
September 10, 2008
DL looks to add momentum after first win of the season over TRF
The wheels are back on the tracks for the Detroit Lakes football team, after its 27-14 win over Thief River Falls Friday. The Lakers (1-1) established their ground game for their first win of the season, as senior fullback Dustin Rietsema finished with 96 yards on 20 carries and...
September 10, 2008 - 12:00am
September 5, 2008
Top Hat Theatre season tickets on sale
Lakes Plus hosts a Plus Square Dance from 2 to 4:30 p.m. today (Sunday) in the Odd Fellows Hall, Detroit Lakes. Larry Johansen will call tips. All dancers and spectators are welcome. *** Tamarac National Wildlife Refuge presents the movie "Planet Earth - Great Plains" at 2 p.m....
September 5, 2008 - 12:00am
August 6, 2008
Holmes season tickets now on sale
The Historic Holmes Theatre in Detroit Lakes is proud to present its 2008-09 season. Theatre Director Amy Stearns says she's particularly excited about the shows planned for this year, which include some returning groups that are coming back by popular demand, as well as some fresh,...
August 6, 2008 - 12:00am