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Volunteer firefighters risk lives for the community
Foster sites needed in small towns
Polar Fest starts Friday with dance
Historic Holmes Theatre is seeking used musical instruments for mobile art project in lobby
Minnesota veterans groups fight to stay together
Laker girls bounce back in win over Perham
Boys Hoops: Lakers take over sole possession of conference lead
Wadena-Deer Creek to leave Mid-State Conference
Quick strikes in third period lead Lakers over Greenway-Nash-Kee
Seahawks "LOB" leads second Lombardi chase
Before texting and e-mail, there were penned messages of affection
Friday Matters: Everyday Christmas Pageant
Thursday Matters: Everyday Well Water
Turning back the pages
Step up your snack game
Friends & Neighbors
Herman named CEO of Essentia Health
KLN bringing in new group of temp workers to pick up shifts
MN gas prices fall slightly after uptick
Bremer Bank aquires 13 Eastwood banks
Economic Development Summit coming up
Groundhog Day: Will we have six more weeks of winter?
MSUM profs pair for evening of music, poetry
Daddy’s Little Sweetheart Dance coming up
Winter Light Festival is Monday, Feb. 2 in NYM
'Mortdecai' starts 2015 with a whimper
Valentine’s Day, by the numbers
Keystone Pipeline: Foreign profits, American risk
A blueprint for success in 2015
Cheers for ‘dropped call’ reform
A vibrant community is like a potluck
Lake sturgeon continue recovery in Rainy River and Lake of the Woods
AIS trailer decals: Still unanswered questions
Wild birds not as frequent visitors this year
Register for beginner fly-fishing weekend
Thin ice causing big problems on northern Minnesota lakes
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
December 15, 2010
Man wanted for slitting dog's throat arrested in Colorado
A 23-year-old Battle Lake man who was on the run after being accused of slitting his dog's throat was arrested at 2 a.m. today in Colorado on other charges, authorities said. An arrest warrant was issued in July for Benjamin Stavaas when he failed to appear at a court date on the...
December 15, 2010 - 5:22pm
December 26, 2008
Kellie Pickler at Shooting Star Casino Jan. 15
A retirement recognition party for Detroit Lakes Mayor Larry Buboltz is from 5 to 7 p.m. today (Sunday) with a program at 6:30 p.m. in the Speak Easy. It is open to the public. *** Kids are invited to come enjoy a "Day Out" at the Detroit Lakes Community & Cultural Center from...
December 26, 2008 - 12:00am
December 5, 2008
CEO: Forum Communications not interested in Star Tribune
Speculation has surfaced in recent days that the financially distressed Minneapolis Star Tribune could be sold to one of several buyers, including Forum Communications Co., which publishes Detroit Lakes newspapers. "Not true," William C. Marcil, chief executive officer of Forum Communications,...
December 5, 2008 - 12:00am
October 3, 2008
Williams & Ree at Shooting Star Friday
Frazee's 12th annual Oktoberfest celebration is from noon to 8 p.m. today (Sunday ) in the Frazee Event Center. Dance to live music by the Country Polkateers and by Matt & the Dakota Dutchmen. Admission is $10. There will be German food available and a cash bar. For more info, call...
October 3, 2008 - 12:00am
September 12, 2008
Survivor performs Sept. 26 at Shooting Star Casino
Harry G. Kraft, New York Mills, exhibits his realistic model of Noah's Ark at 4 p.m. today (Sunday) in Gethsemane Lutheran Church, Snellman. It will be followed by a chili supper. For more info, call 847-6003. *** Tamarac Wildlife Refuge hosts a Forest Fungi Talk and Walk at 2...
September 12, 2008 - 12:00am
August 22, 2008
Country superstar Randy Travis to play sold-out show Friday at Shooting Star
Randy Travis continues to impress audiences with powerful performances, and now local fans can see him at Shooting Star Casino, Hotel and Event Center in Mahnomen, Minn. The musician and actor is scheduled to play one sold-out concert at 8 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 29. The musician...
August 22, 2008 - 12:00am
August 20, 2008
'The Clone Wars' ... Latest 'Star Wars' saga is aimed at capturing younger audiences
I was just about to turn six the summer the first Star Wars movie came out. It was the first movie I remembered that left a lasting impression on me, and it helped define my childhood. Over the years - and even through the sequels of the last decade or so -- I have been an apologist...
August 20, 2008 - 12:00am
April 26, 2008
Shooting Star TV?ad wins Telly Award
Shooting Star Casino, Hotel and Event Center was recently recognized with a Telly Award for its 2007 advertising campaign. Selected from more than 14,000 entries was Shooting Star's "Now that's More!" television campaign developed by Minneapolis-based agency Russell Herder. "It's...
April 26, 2008 - 12:00am
Opinion - Popular decision to close a bridge
MINNEAPOLIS - A major highway bridge in St. Cloud is closed indefinitely, without warning -- and people cheer. That's one indication of how raw remains the psychic wound this state suffered when the Interstate 35W bridge collapsed. Minnesota Department of Transportation Acting Commissioner...
March 26, 2008 - 12:00am
March 9, 2008
Travel Travel named Star Travel Agency
DETROIT LAKES - Travel Travel of Detroit Lakes was named a member of the MLT Star Travel Agency recognition program. MLT Vacations and Northwest World Vacations awarded the distinction to a limited number of regional travel agencies, acknowledging them as outstanding sales and service...
March 9, 2008 - 12:00am
March 4, 2008
'Star Lake' program inches closer to approval
ST. PAUL - Shoreland property owners who voluntarily work to improve the quality of their lakes or rivers are one step closer to earning state recognition. Sen.
March 4, 2008 - 12:00am