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United Way needs help: Local chapter $49,000 short of goal
County tax levy to drop: Preliminary numbers show 1.4% decrease
Video is key in Walmart bomb scare
Winter weather blows in
Boys Swimming & Diving Preview: Lakers enter season with higher goals set
Twins sign Nolasco to record contract
Wild shut out visiting Flyers
Durant's triple-double pushed Thunder past Wolves
Boys Hockey: Lakers fall to Warroad
In the Zone
Life after retirement: Retirees face financial, emotional challenges
Howard Kossover: Where Social Security benefits come from
Rylee Sue Fingalson
Niilo Adam Tervola Hultberg
Friends & Neighbors
Shevlin 93-year-old takes doe with grandfather’s 146-year-old rifle
Brad Laabs: New technology makes ice fishing more enjoyable
Blane Klemek: Spinning some yarns about wildlife myths
Brad Laabs: Ice is forming on area lakes; be cautious anglers
Mille Lacs walleye regulation to remain the same
Outlet Recreation.com opens in DL
DL’s Lakeland Mental Health adds Alleckson
Solar incentives shine opportunity on Minn.
Marco acquires IT company in Bemidji
Gas prices on the rise in Minnesota, nation
LETTER: Caregivers keep having to do more and more with less
Our Opinion: We don’t miss the dysfunction
Eric Bergeson: Where would we be without beepers?
Sen. Amy Klobuchar: Lessons learned from our farmers
Our Opinion: 7,000 new reasons to shop local
Holiday events aplenty in the DL area
This Week in Entertainment
Concert Friday Dec. 6th in DL
Danell Haspel: Celebrate the Winter Solstice at the DL Library
‘A Christmas Carol’ opens Dec. 5 at Long Lake Theatre
BISON TICKET AUCTION: Auction winner is John H at $150!!
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May 23, 2013
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