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DL couple go after unusual river fish
Deer strike leads to broadside collision on I-94; two Fargo residents to hospital, two Ottertail residents OK
Two hurt when pickups collide at highway speed near Perham
Getting ready for school
DL wraps up summer projects
Adam Thielen officially on Vikings roster
Football: Mahnomen scores seven times in rout of Pine-River-Backus
Football: Hornets hang on for victory over Park Rapids
Lakers shutout Fargo North 20-0
Late goal not enough for Lakers against Crookston
Frazee-Vergas student becomes Eagle Scout
Get ready to climb
Holly McCamant: Jumping off bridges and drinking too much, just another day at the lake
Credit 101 for college freshmen and parents
Older driving safety: Warning signs and how to know when to stop driving
Friends & Neighbors
Attorney opens new office in hometown of DL
A Creative Mix Hair Salon hires new staff
MN gas prices take smaller dip this week
Minnesota Chamber leadership named
DL doctor helps local health care students
DL’s Grace Lutheran to hold salad luncheon Friday
Drum workshop at area libraries
Learn about history of Labor Day at DL Library
Ulen’s Top Hat Theatre celebrates 10 years
Auditions for DLHS fall musical open Sept. 2
Labor Day by the numbers
Katherine Hawkins: What the CIA is trying to hide
Letter: Things are better, thanks to top-tier tax increases
Lynn Hummel: Gestures can be powerful stuff
Bad news for bottom 60 percent
Lanky shorebirds a delight to find anywhere
Be careful, baby turtles are hatching
Hunting, fishing auction set Sept. 20
DNR announces process to revisit deer populations
Brad Laabs: Fishing doesn’t have to be an expensive sport
Pine to Palm Traditions
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
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