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Workplace sexual harassment gets renewed attention as high-profile figures are accused in media reports
Minnesota deer farm shows no additional CWD-infected animals
Minn. Supreme Court to hear teacher union protections case
Deer that struggled for hours in Minnesota's icy Gull River before being rescued improving
‘I’m just a bum’: Anonymous man making his way around the DL area handing out hundreds of dollars to strangers
McDougall blanks Royals for first victory of the season
Laker swimmers reach finals in seven events, bust six school records
DeWulf leads Nevis to 9-man championship game
Laker diving seasons end in state semis
Gallatin’s fast track slowed to a steady pace on way to MSUM
LP-A Elementary recognized for achieving positive student outcomes
Snappy side: Festive Pomegranate Salad sure to shine on holiday menu
Social Security supports veterans, active duty military personnel
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Gov. Dayton proclaims 'Acts of Kindness Week' statewide
friends & neighbors
Dressed to 'The Nines'...kids: The Nines owner opens kids' clothing store across the street
Humane Society of the Lakes assistant manager promoted
Limited number of free MANNA memberships available: BC Energize challenges community to match Essentia donation to JOCAL JEWEL program
Aspen Institute recognizes M State as one of nation's top 150 community colleges
LendEDU's look inside the class of 2017's plan for student loan repayment
Things to do in the lakes area this weekend
DLMS Fall Band Concert is Thursday, Nov. 16
Country singer-songwriter Dustin Lynch at Shooting Star this Friday
World Kindness Day is November 13
It's time to 'Light Up the Lakes'!: Santa's seeking entries for his Nov. 27 Parade of Lights in DL
Robert and Marilynn Halverson
Arlo & Neva Bodin
Joe and Karen Merseth
Gerald Adrian Triggs
Carl Laverne Albin
William M. "Bill" Sanger
Georgia L. Reiffenberger
Letters: Farmers need tax reform that helps middle class
Tax bills based on unsound economics, unwise fiscal policy
Letter: Proposed tax cut plans and the national debt
Coots and bald eagles
Letter: Patriotism can take many forms
Monster white-tailed deer taken in northern ND
Pine River area boy bags deer of a different color - rare piebald doe
DL team places first in sporting clays at Fort Thunder
First ice bite is good, but not worth foolish risks
The northern cardinal: handsome and talented
Welcome to the dark side: Local museum's first 'After Dark' event brings sold-out crowds
His way to Broadway: Minnesota’s De’Lon Grant has made his Broadway debut in ‘Come from Away’
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
pine to palm
Pine to Palm champ signs NLI with BSU
Late string of birdies gives Hoge fourth straight PGA Tour card
Bison golf no longer that other minor sport at NDSU
Gillam snaps Renner’s streak to take Super Senior crown
Piatz picks up second Pine to Palm Mid-Am title
November 16, 2017
Statewide crime & accidents
Fargo man who scammed Minn. welfare programs gets 14 years in prison ST. PAUL --- A Fargo, N.D., man who scammed Minnesota welfare programs out of hundreds of thousands of dollars will spend the next decade in prison. Elfonzo Dyrell Shelby was sentenced Tuesday in Ramsey County District...
November 16, 2017 - 11:00am
November 6, 2017
Missing man found in snow-covered ditch HIBBING, Minn. — The body of a 24-year-old Hibbing man missing for several weeks was discovered in a snow covered ditch on a maintenance road at the former Essar Steel Minnesota property in Nashwauk Township. The Itasca County Sheriff's...
November 6, 2017 - 1:28pm
October 11, 2017
Expected $15M pricetag for Super Bowl ice palace proves too costly for St. Paul Winter Carnival
ST. PAUL — A proposed supersized ice palace project for the 2018 St. Paul Winter Carnival to coincide with the Super Bowl has been canceled,...
October 11, 2017 - 5:09pm
Missing Fergus Falls woman found in St. Paul
FERGUS FALLS — The family of a missing vulnerable adult from Fergus Falls says their prayers have been answered. Twenty-seven-year old Shaylia...
October 11, 2017 - 6:29am
September 6, 2017
Ecumen Detroit Lakes named one of Minnesota's best workplaces for 10th time by Minneapolis/Saint Paul Business Journal
Ecumen Detroit Lakes, along with other Ecumen communities, has been named one of Minnesota's Best Places to Work by the Minneapolis/Saint Paul Business Journal for the 10th time. The award is based on rankings from an independently conducted employee survey in a variety of categories...
September 6, 2017 - 8:57am
July 19, 2017
Minnesota teen, missing for 40 years, proven as victim of serial killer John Wayne Gacy
ST. PAUL — A 16-year-old boy missing from St. Paul for more than 40 years has been identified as a victim of serial killer John Wayne...
July 19, 2017 - 11:41am
July 7, 2017
Minn. mother's live-in boyfriend charged with fatally abusing 3-year-old boy
ST. PAUL — A St. Paul mom said her two sons were fine when she left for work one day last month and her live-in boyfriend put the boys...
July 7, 2017 - 8:42am
July 6, 2017
Larson graduates from St. Thomas with distinction
Katherine A. Larson, Detroit Lakes, graduated with magna cum laude academic honors from the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul at the end of spring semester 2017. She earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in business administration-accounting.
July 6, 2017 - 10:32am
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