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Minn. Senate votes to limit local power on minimum wage, related issues: MN leaders start negotiations and twinhome sprinkler requirement nixed
Franken’s rising national profile is no joke: But comedian-turned-senator keeps people laughing
Backyard poultry? Here's how to stay safe
Exploring profession pathways: DLHS students network with local employers during career day
AgweekTV: Every day is Earth Day for farmers
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Yellowjackets edge Lakers by one match
BASEBALL: Raiders even record with win at Win-E-Mac
Nielsen selected as Detroit Lakes’ new AD
FM Youth football registration open
Laker girls sweep Rangers in home opener
Answering the call: Lake Park family to become long-term missionaries in Africa
Column: Christianity and "being cool"
Cuisine meets culture: LP-A International Foods class learns to prepare dishes native to variety of cultures
Column: Into the light
Replacement for SSA benefit statement easy to get anytime
Friends & Neighbors
Midwest Workwear has new store manager
Two in one: Magnolia's moves to new building, rents extra space to massage therapist
Essentia Health St. Mary's staff honored, donate to nonprofits
DL Public Utilities recognized for electric reliability
Secrets to saving on your summer city vacation
New artist exhibit opens this week at DL's Trinity Lutheran Church
Uglies' beautiful music recognized: Band that got its start in DL to be inducted into SD Rock & Roll Hall of Fame
Week of the Young Child: Free, family friendly activities scheduled from April 18-May 4
Children invited to Picture Book Putt Putt this Thursday at the library
New Nordic summer family camp offered through Concordia Language Villages
Richard M. Gordon
Patrick Dwayne Buckanaga Sr.
Harvey W. Henrikson
Letter: Doctors are on your side, elected officials should be, too
Earth Day--by the numbers
Lynn Hummel column: Grunting helps get the job done
Letter: The real reason Trump bombed Syria
Letter: House Speaker Daudt needs to do his job
Brad Laabs column: Ice is gone, get ready to launch your boat
Outdoors column: Wild turkeys are a Minnesota success story
Blane Klemek column: Little bird that could: the northern saw-whet owl
Blane Klemek column: Sora rails thrive in Minnesota marshland
Brad Laabs column: It's over - the ice is no longer safe for ice fishing
Consume those leafy greens for a healthy body
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'
Pine to Palm
March 7, 2017
Tim Kaine's son forcefully arrested at Trump rally at Minnesota Capitol
ST. PAUL—The youngest son of U.S. Sen. Tim Kaine, Hillary Clinton's 2016 running mate, was one of six people arrested Saturday after counter-protesters...
March 7, 2017 - 10:20pm
March 4, 2017
Sweere on dean's list at Northwestern
Emma S. Sweere, Frazee, was recently named to the fall 2016 semester dean's list at University of Northwestern-St. Paul, with highest honors. The daughter of Paul and Penny Sweere is studying English at the university. Its dean's list includes full-time students with a grade point...
March 4, 2017 - 6:00am
February 15, 2017
Two local students earn dean's list honors at St. Thomas
Local students Kathryn Foltz and Katherine Larson, both of Detroit Lakes, were both named to the 2016 fall semester dean's list at the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul. Students must post grade-point averages of at least 3.5 on a 4.0 scale to be named to the dean's list.
February 15, 2017 - 9:01am
February 9, 2017
Brenk graduates from Bethel
Hannah Brenk of Frazee graduated from Bethel University in St. Paul at the end of the fall 2016 semester. Hannah, the daughter of Christopher and Deb Brenk, earned a bachelor of arts degree in psychology.
February 9, 2017 - 10:00am
February 3, 2017
St. Paul, Minneapolis don't use term 'sanctuary cities,' but order may affect them
ST. PAUL — President Donald Trump signed an executive order last week that seeks to bar federal grant funding to so-called "sanctuary cities" that harbor undocumented or "illegal" immigrants. The threat is being taken seriously in jurisdictions across the country, and the outcry...
February 3, 2017 - 11:18am
December 18, 2016
Interstate 94 corridor designated an alternative fuel route
ST. PAUL, Minn. - The Interstate 94 corridor from Detroit, Mich., to the Minnesota/North Dakota border is one of 55 routes the Federal Highway Administration has designated nationally to promote alternative fuels and help drivers find vehicle charging stations nationwide.
December 18, 2016 - 2:00pm
November 16, 2016
Governor Dayton announces $80 million in new affordable housing investments
ST. PAUL, MN — Joined by Minnesota Housing Commissioner Mary Tingerthal and community leaders, Governor Mark Dayton announced $80 million in funding to create and preserve 1,831 affordable housing units throughout the state. These investments will leverage private and local...
November 16, 2016 - 8:45am
February 18, 2016
St. Paul cop resigns over ‘run them over’ comment about protesters
ST. PAUL – A St. Paul police sergeant resigned Wednesday after he apologized last month for posting on Facebook “Run them over” in advance of a Black Lives Matter St. Paul march. An internal affairs investigation into Sgt. Jeffrey Rothecker was completed, but his resignation...
February 18, 2016 - 8:08am
June 19, 2015
7-year-old boy dies weeks after rescue from unused pool in St. Paul
ST. PAUL -- A 7-year-old boy rescued from an abandoned swimming pool in St. Paul’s North End on Memorial Day has died. Sher K Por had been in critical condition for weeks after he and his 10-year-old brother, Ma K Paw, were injured when Sher K Por climbed over a security fence...
June 19, 2015 - 9:15am
May 22, 2015
Black leaders decry ruling in fatal shooting by St. Paul police
ST. PAUL -- The St. Paul NAACP president said Thursday that he’s “deeply disappointed” a grand jury did not indict two police officers in the fatal shooting of Marcus Golden. But the head of the St. Paul police union said some in the community had rushed to judgment “with...
May 22, 2015 - 8:26am
April 30, 2015
Golf: DL boys second at St. Paul
The Laker boys golf team finished second to Hill Murray in an usual tournament at Southview Country Club Monday in South St. Paul Players in the 20-team field were paired together and shot the first six holes as a scramble; the following six holes as alternate shot and the final...
April 30, 2015 - 1:31pm
April 27, 2015
Minneapolis-St. Paul airport police shoot 'suspicious' person in parking ramp
ST. PAUL - Two people are hurt after a shooting at the Minneapolis-St. Paul Airport. The Hennepin County Sheriff's Office says around 9:30 p.m. Saturday, Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport Police responded to a report of suspicious people in the area of the Terminal 1 rental...
April 27, 2015 - 8:59am
April 22, 2015
Gunman called his mother during fatal standoff with St. Paul police
A 28-year-old man fatally shot by St. Paul police last month was on the phone with his mother during his standoff and said he feared officers would kill him, according to a 911 transcript. Police had been called to a report of an armed man in the area of White Bear and Wilson avenues...
April 22, 2015 - 4:16pm
January 16, 2015
Twin Cities archdiocese files for bankruptcy
ST. PAUL -- The Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy in federal court Friday morning. The move wasn't unexpected. Archdiocese officials had said in recent months that they were considering bankruptcy, after news of a $9.1 million operating deficit...
January 16, 2015 - 11:10am
January 15, 2015
St. Paul man killed by police had threatened officers earlier, report says
ST. PAUL -- The man fatally shot Wednesday by St. Paul police after they say he drove at officers had threatened cops less than two months ago,...
January 15, 2015 - 8:24am