Skip to main content
Detroit Lakes Online
Pickups falling through lake ice as officials put out warnings
Pipe rolls off truck, killing worker on Minnesota highway project
UPDATE: Detroit Lakes woman identified in fatal train accident
Following in their (paw) steps: Animal tracking workshop set Feb. 25 at Tamarac
How risky will the Red River diversion dam be? Depends who you ask
Tags: Detroit Lakes
GIRLS BASKETBALL: Patriots fend off Laker girls
Lakers hand Rangers second blemish, win 10th in a row
Youth hockey teams advance in District play
BASKETBALL: Hornet girls drop two conference games
Fly Girls Jazz runners-up, Kick sixth at State Dance
Tips from Social Security to prepare for your disability interview
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Local students qualify for state Business Professionals of America competition
Beat cabin fever at Grace Lutheran Church supper: Fundraiser set for this Saturday, proceeds to benefit local charities
Speech team rules apply to life as well
Friends & Neighbors
One man's junk...:My 2nd Home thrift and antique store opens in DL
February means romance...and romance scams: BBB offers tips to avoid getting duped this month
LREC bringing natural gas to rural communities
MN gas prices still on decline
United Community Bank honored for community involvement
February is Black History Month
Country singer Chris Janson at Shooting Star this Friday
Mini-retreat offers chance to reflect, refresh: NYM Cultural Center to host self-care session Feb. 25
Take a trip to 'Silver City': Guinn book has flaws, but plenty of excitement too
'Parlor Talk' set for Thursday at Hjemkomst Center
Leola L. Shockley
Joan A. Watland
An early start for a strong farm bill
Editorial: Have an opinion? Write us a letter
Letter: Scrubbing USDA website a shameful attempt to shield abusers
Letter: Finally, some help with all these grizzly bear attacks
Letter: Trump's repeated lying is dangerous to nation
Finding springs is a wintertime thing: New DNR app gives you a chance to help with groundwater research
DNR says burn debris now--EMDASH--restrictions will happen soon
Blane Klemek column: Trumpeter swans are a huge Minnesota success story
Brad Laabs column: This thaw won't last, better block up your fish houses
The bass tournament that wowed the pros
You've gotta have faith: Christian filmmakers start up business, teaching academy in rural Audubon
My Christmas in Denmark: Different traditions, same feel
Late arrival for New Year's baby: First birth of 2017 at Essentia Health-St. Mary's is Azyloh Roberts
DLHS named 'Safe Sports School'
A $10,000 drop in the bucket: Red Kettle campaign gets big boost from anonymous donor in DL
Pine to Palm
September 17, 2015
Four-year soccer goal upgrade comes to fruition
Four years ago, the board of directors of the Detroit Lakes Youth Soccer Association (DLYSA) began to implement a plan and start fundraising...
September 17, 2015 - 1:45pm
September 16, 2015
Wolves hold off Lakers 2-1, DL girls on a roll
The Detroit Lakes boys soccer team had opportunities to tie the game late and make a push for their first victory of the season but Walker-Hackensack-Akeley...
September 16, 2015 - 11:12am
September 15, 2015
Soccer: Whiting hat trick propels Jacks over Lakers
BEMIDJI -- Sophomore Linaes Whiting had a hat trick to lead the Bemidji High School boys soccer team to a 7-1 win against Detroit Lakes on Monday. The Lumberjacks (5-1) got off to a slower start than they would’ve liked against the Lakers (0-6-2), but halfway through the first...
September 15, 2015 - 9:33am
September 14, 2015
Soccer: Jordan overtime goal lifts Laker girls over Otters
Senior captain Halle Jordan sent an overtime penalty kick to the lower left corner giving the Fergus Falls’ keeper no chance at a save and the Detroit Lakes girls soccer team improved to 4-2 overall with a 2-1 overtime victory at Fergus Falls Saturday. The Otters gave up the...
September 14, 2015 - 11:08am
September 4, 2015
Thursday, Sept 3 scoreboard
Volleyball: Bemidji 3, Detroit Lakes 0 BEM 25 25 25 DL 10 13 14 DL Stats Kills -- Gunderson 6, Vagley 4, Harrier 3, Markuson 3, Perkins...
September 4, 2015 - 10:49am
Jacks shutout Laker girls soccer
Senior Rachel Bitter scored two goals and had an assist to lead the Bemidji High School girls soccer team to a 3-0 road victory against Detroit...
September 4, 2015 - 10:01am
September 1, 2015
Bemidji defeats Laker boys 8-1
Goals have been hard to come by in the first two games for the Detroit Lakes boys soccer team and the trend continued Tuesday in an 8-1 loss...
September 1, 2015 - 11:20pm
Laker girls bombard Crookston 12-0
The Detroit Lakes girls soccer team responded from an season-opening 2-1 overtime loss at Little Falls with back-to-back shutouts, including...
September 1, 2015 - 10:25pm
May 11, 2015
DL Soccer Camp June 1-4
The Detroit Lakes summer soccer camp will have a new format for 2015. Dan Weiler, the women’s soccer coach at Christopher Newport University in Newport News, Va., and former head coach of Concordia College’s men’s and women’s soccer programs will run the camp. “With...
May 11, 2015 - 10:57am
April 21, 2015
Minnesota Senate blocks soccer stadium tax break
ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota Senate voted overwhelmingly Monday to block professional soccer owners from even getting close to their goal of tax breaks for a Minneapolis stadium. The unexpected 61-4 vote bars the state from spending or borrowing any money or using any tax expenditures...
April 21, 2015 - 8:51am
April 10, 2015
Foster’s final season caps career of school records
Spring marks the final chapter in Detroit Lakes’ senior Kyley Foster’s high school athletic career and one the Lakers’ most decorated and...
April 10, 2015 - 1:47pm
March 17, 2015
Bakk on soccer: Don't ask state for stadium money
ST. PAUL -- Major League Soccer appears ready to award a Minnesota franchise, but the top state senator warns team owners not to seek state aid...
March 17, 2015 - 10:49am
October 29, 2014
Girls soccer end of season awards announced
The Detroit Lakes girls’ soccer team held their end of season banquet Tuesday evening and announced team awards. The 2014 Lakers advanced...
October 29, 2014 - 11:30am
October 14, 2014
Sabres down Lakers in section semifinals
SARTELL — The No. 1-seeded Sartell-St. Stephen Sabres tilted the field against the No. 2 Detroit Lakes Lakers and dictated play in a 4-2 playoff...
October 14, 2014 - 9:39pm
October 11, 2014
Lakers advance to 8A soccer semifinals
In the opening game of the season, Jordan Lundberg would have been called upon to make the big save to win the game as the Detroit Lakes’ starting...
October 11, 2014 - 4:48pm