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DL man gets jail time for meth
More than just a temporary fix: Rossman Elementary space issues include wonky layout, 40-year-old temporary classrooms
New sheriff in town: DNR creates Straight River Groundwater Management Area
Man sentenced for possessing stolen rifle
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When Bridgewater is cleared to play, Zimmer wants him in purple
Lakers wrestle their way into state competition
Goodhue stunned by North Woods
Flying south: Minnesota Flyers Optional Levels gymnasts to compete at state competition
Bluejays end Raiders’ season in consolation semis
Turning back the pages
Lormis to attend UM-Morris this fall
Benscoter on dean's list at Mayville State
Richville couple welcomes daughter
Mankes welcome baby boy
Friends & Neighbors
Cabinets Plus now designing closets
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And the Shore-Master Dealer award goes to...
Reduce, reuse...repurpose: Local woman opens antique and thrift store in DL
Mistakes on Your Tax Return Could Lead to an Audit
Magical music moments: Spring concerts galore set for lakes area this week
Historic Moorhead buildings open for tours on April Fools' Day
Full WE Fest lineup announced
'Beauty and the Beast' debuts to magical $350M globally
Women on a roll: Female directors dominate at Fargo Film Festival
Rita A. Wicker
LuEtta J. Anderson
Lynn Hummel column: Some arguments you just can't win
Letter: Where is the love? No pay raise for MN libraries since 2009
A special church helps those with special needs
Public library offers on-the-go access with new app
Toxic fumes: Bill would help protect firefighters from cancer
Very bad news for bats in Becker County: White-nose syndrome, which wipes out bat colonies, is now killing them here
Blane Klemek column: Winter camping and trout fishing in the Boundary Waters
Brad Laabs column: Time to get ready for open-water fishing
Signs of spring: The lark and pasque flowers
Brad Laabs column: There's still quality lake ice for fishing
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
May 25, 2016
Hornets eliminated in 8AA softball playoffs
The No. 4-seeded Hawley Nuggets defeated No. 5 Frazee in the Section 8AA girls softball elimination round by a score of 2-0. The Hornets finished the season with a record of 9-12 after the quarterfinal loss. Frazee lost all three matchups with Hawley (11-9), but rebounded from 11-6...
May 25, 2016 - 10:41am
May 23, 2016
Laker softball earns top section seed
The No. 8AAA Laker softball team wrapped up the regular season with a doubleheader sweep at Moorhead downing the Spuds 4-2 and 10-5 to finish the year on a four-game win streak and capping an overall record of 16-3. Macy Kirchner hit her first home run of the season in the fourth...
May 23, 2016 - 10:33am
May 18, 2016
Class AAA Softball Rankings
Rank.(prev) School (Section) -(Points) 1. (1) Mankato West (S2)-(72) 2. (2) Rocori (S5)-(66) 3. (3) Winona (S1)-(59) 4. (4) Visitation (S3)-(54) 5. (5) Hermantown (S7)-(44) 6. (6) Mankato East (S2)-(43) 7. (8) Duluth Denfeld (S7)-(29) 8. (9) Detroit Lakes (S8)-(20) 9. (12)...
May 18, 2016 - 8:56am
May 16, 2016
SOFTBALL: Laker softball wins two at Sartell quad
Detroit Lakes picked up two key section victories at the Sartell-St. Stephen quad Saturday defeating Little Falls 11-0 and the host Sabres 12-7. Rachael Perkins had the big hit in the shutout win over Little Falls, a bases clearing double in the first inning. DL piled on in the second...
May 16, 2016 - 9:47am
May 12, 2016
Beyond The Game: Detroit Lakes softball standout Kyra Vagle an all-star on and off the field
Detroit Lakes, MN - The Detroit Lakes softball team is off to a terrific start, the Lakers are 12-3 and ranked 7th in state. A big reason why...
May 12, 2016 - 11:29am
May 11, 2016
Unbeaten Panthers sweep Lakers from Mid-State hopes
Park Rapids used a dramatic last-inning home run barrage to stave off a first loss on the season and left Snappy Park undefeated at 16-0 after...
May 11, 2016 - 12:29pm
May 10, 2016
DL youth softball camp June 15-16
Detroit Lakes Youth Softball will hold a summer camp June 15-16 at Snappy Park for girls ages 9-15. The camp will take place from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. both days. Cost is $30, includes a T-shirt and provided snack. Players will work on pitching, base running, hitting, bunting and...
May 10, 2016 - 9:38am
May 4, 2016
Laker softball primed for state-ranked Mid-State showdown
The No. 8AAA Laker softball team outscored the Rangers 12-1 and 13-0 in Crosby to move to 12-1 overall and 5-1 in the Mid-State Conference. Starting pitcher Emma Maguire got some rest after shouldering the load for much of the season. Kyra Vagle fanned six to get her first pitching...
May 4, 2016 - 12:22pm
May 3, 2016
Lakers sweep Jackets in Perham
The No. 6-AAA Laker softball team improved to 10-1 overall with a sweep in Perham defeating the Yellowjackets 11-5 and 4-1 Monday at Arvig Park....
May 3, 2016 - 1:28pm
May 2, 2016
Vagle selected to softball All-Star Series
Detroit Lakes’ senior shortstop Kyra Vagle has been selected to play in the 2016 Minnesota Softball Coaches Association All-Star Series. Through...
May 2, 2016 - 9:42am
April 29, 2016
Laker softball wins in walkoff
The Laker softball team picked up their second walk-off victory this week with a thrilling 10-9 home victory over Alexandria to remain undefeated in Section 8-3A play Thursday at Snappy Park. A Laker error in the top of the seventh set up a two-run home run by Cardinal first baseman...
April 29, 2016 - 9:39am
April 27, 2016
Extra inning flare gives Lakers split with Patriots
No. 6-3A Detroit Lakes won an extra-inning thriller in come-from-behind fashion to open a doubleheader split with No. 3-AA Pequot Lakes Tuesday...
April 27, 2016 - 11:42am
April 25, 2016
Lakers win two at home tourney, prepare for Patriots Tuesday
The No. 7AAA Detroit Lakes softball team won two games but was unable to finish the championship game versus Fargo Shanley/Oak Grove Saturday...
April 25, 2016 - 1:18pm
April 21, 2016
Laker softball hot start earns state ranking
The Laker softball team is off to a 4-0 start that has earned Detroit Lakes a state ranking of No. 7 in Class 3A. The Lakers are outscoring their...
April 21, 2016 - 11:26am
April 19, 2016
DL softball improves to 4-0
The Detroit Lakes softball team improved to 4-0 on the season with a road sweep of Bemidji and the host Prowlers in Thief River Falls Friday. The Lakers defeated Thief River Falls 6-3 in the opening game behind 13 strikeouts by pitcher Emma Maguire. Maguire did not issue a walk in...
April 19, 2016 - 4:00pm