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Toddler found safe after extensive search south of Wadena
Social Security announces 1.7% benefit increase
Residents asked to turn on lights in honor of kids’ programs
Frazee man accused of domestic assault
Detroit Lakes man struck, injured by train
Football: Section 8-4A semifinals preview
Section 8-3A Volleyball: Storm comeback sinks Lakers
8-4A football playoffs: Rocori takes out Fergus Falls
8-4A football playoffs: Little Falls scores late to advance
Bombers throttle Northland 54-14
Everyday Gourmet: Get stuffed! Putting one recipe inside another is a fun trend
MSUM to host safe viewing of solar eclipse Thursday
Social Security: Retirement benefits based on birthdate
Essentia Health-St. Mary’s births
Friends & Neighbors
Travel Travel of DL wins ‘Diamond’ award
All in All in Frazee set to open in style
Team Lab hires two hometown residents
Essentia-Mahnomen welcomes Bement
BTD expands in DL, brings warehouse in
A century of musical theater history coming to Holmes Theatre
The Boston Brass are coming to Ulen’s Top Hat Theatre Nov. 10
Clearbrook artist’s work exhibited at Trinity in DL
Halloween Hoots & Haunts
Celebrating October’s National Apple Month
Letter: Glander is best qualified to be Becker County sheriff
Letter: Vote Democrats in Nov. for everyone’s ‘best interests’
Letter: Glander an asset to the community
Letter: Help Rotary end Polio on World Polio Day
Letter: Berg endorses Swenson for Recorder
Leg bands provide a wealth of information
Fishing Lines: Changing lure, jig colors can bring more fish
North Words: Pie-billed grebes are easily heard, less often viewed
Duck migration stalls in MN
Staggered lakes: Fall turnover affects fishing
Reading on the Move
Fall Home Magazine 2014
A work of art
Lodge at the lake
A great home
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
No standard haven from tornadoes at area schools
FARGO – After a tornado unleashed its power on Wadena (Minn.) High School on June 17, 2010, the school was so heavily damaged it had to be torn down and rebuilt. When the new $40 million school reopened in Wadena last fall, it included a tornado-proof gymnasium big enough to...
May 23, 2013 - 9:54am
August 17, 2011
To be operated by the refuge: Homeless shelter set to open in DL
Since the Refuge Christian Outreach Center first opened in Detroit Lakes five years ago, its ministry has been steadily growing. Not only does...
Detroit Lakes / news
August 17, 2011 - 2:24pm
June 25, 2010
Work starts July 8 on DL women's shelter
A couple of years ago, a local woman approached the Lakes Crisis & Resource Center staff to ask numerous questions about its operations. She...
Detroit Lakes / news
June 25, 2010 - 3:44pm
March 27, 2009
Detroit Lakes Armory prepares for evacuees
As the City of Detroit Lakes shifts from helping with sandbags to helping with shelter and food, National Guardsmen at the Armory are preparing...
Detroit Lakes / news
March 27, 2009 - 3:09pm
December 18, 2008
Fargo-Moorhead homeless shelters trying to make room as demand increases
FARGO - As the weather out there turns frightful, most residents are turning up their thermostats. But for Les Bachmeier, that is not an option. "I'll...
December 18, 2008 - 12:00am
November 15, 2008
Detroit Lakes gives $30,000 to Crisis Center shelter
After receiving a $1 million donation to put toward new office spaces and a shelter for the Lakes Crisis and Resource Center, the city agreed to donate a piece of land to the organization. "After investigating that site, the crisis center found it wasn't suitable," City Administrator...
November 15, 2008 - 12:00am
October 27, 2008
Full animal shelters mean lost pets depend on kindness of strangers
At McDonald's drive-through these days, Heather Schwengler doesn't ask if you want to super-size your order. "Have you lost a cat?" is what she's asking customers. On Oct. 20, Heather was dropping a friend off near Eighth Street, when she and her car mates spotted something in the...
October 27, 2008 - 12:00am
September 18, 2008
Crisis Center to build DL shelter
DETROIT LAKES - Without the city's support, Director Jan Logan said, the Lakes Crisis and Resource Center would not be looking at relocating and building a shelter.
September 18, 2008 - 12:00am
August 20, 2008
Memorial shelter to be dedicated Aug. 30
August 20, 2008 - 12:00am
July 23, 2008
Maplewood shelter to be dedicated in soldier's honor
The public is invited to an open house at Maplewood State Park on Saturday, Aug. 30, for the dedication of the new picnic shelter in honor of a fallen soldier. The Friends of Maplewood State Park raised the funds, built the shelter, and are donating it to the park as a memorial...
July 23, 2008 - 12:00am
March 5, 2008
Becker County awarded federal funds for food, shelter programs
DETROIT LAKES - Becker County will receive $21,764 to supplement emergency food and shelter programs in the county. The selection was made by a national board that is chaired by the department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency and consists of representatives...
news / food
March 5, 2008 - 12:00am