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No smoking in public housing? New federal smoke-free rule affects Minnesotans
Man wielding knife is arrested in lobby of Becker County Human Services
MnDOT releases statewide freight system plan
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Raiders control tempo in victory over Rebels
Trojans use scoring runs to spoil Hornet opener
Laker dance teams kick off season at home Saturday
Laker boys start season with big home stand and new coaching staff
Two-time defending champs heavy favorites in Class A
Establishing an early homestead in Becker County (Part 2 of 3)
Reacting the christian way
Lakes Area Prayer Wall
First Lutheran Foundation of Detroit Lakes
Friends & Neighbors
It's a farm-fresh family thing: Roasted, Baked in DL set to open
Gas prices up average of three cents in Minnesota
Practical money matters: Focus on credit factors, not credit scores
Tax delinquency list updated
ERA Northland has a new realtor
'World's best tribute to young Elvis' comes to Detroit Lakes Saturday
Area students participating in Concordia Christmas Concerts
Award-winning country artist Phil Vassar coming to Shooting Star Friday
Great American Think-Off solicits questions for anniversary debate
It's beginning to look a lot like...
Lorna M. Schons
Eugene (Gene) A. Nelson
Lorna M. Schons
Dwight E. Teiken
Thanks to teachers for attended Legion Auxiliary Appreciation Tea
Welcome to Washington, Mr. President-Elect
Letter: Osage gun range story should have focused on neighbors
Editorial: Minnesota is second-most charitable state
What goes around comes around?
It's December, bring on the ice fishing!
This is the time to go after trophy muskies
Wanted: More deer hunters in Minnesota
Now is the time to plan a Boundary Waters trip
Lot of activity as autumn turns towards winter
Wearing their hearts on their sleeves: Detroit Lakes siblings launch Arktikos clothing line to help polar bears
Duck for President! No, Farmer Brown!: Mock election, book reading, patriotic crafts and more at museum Saturday
Ben Affleck's 'The Accountant' Dominates with $24.7 Million
Puppies saved from high-kill Texas shelter look for DL homes
A surprising celebration: DL's LuAnn Porter honored for 25 years with United Way
Pine to Palm
November 21, 2016
Disse, Gulon and Tracy place at state
Three Lakers of the swimming and diving team completed their seasons with placing finishes at the Minnesota State High School League Class A...
November 21, 2016 - 11:27am
November 17, 2016
Gulon qualifies for 500-freestyle finals
Tracy advances to butterfly consolation
November 17, 2016 - 2:56pm
November 16, 2016
Disse advances to state diving finals
Junior Emma Disse was in the top 10 after the five-dive preliminary round and moved up to seventh place after the semifinals advancing to Friday’s...
November 16, 2016 - 4:43pm
November 8, 2016
Morgan leads area trio at state cross country
Frazee junior Ellie Morgan had the top finish of three area runners competing at the state cross country championships at St. Olaf in Northfield...
November 8, 2016 - 9:07am
October 27, 2016
Watch: Scuffling, bonfires mark early stages of confrontation between officers, pipeline protesters
MORTON COUNTY, N.D. — With construction continuing on the Dakota Access Pipeline, in view of protesters and law enforcement, the standoff...
October 27, 2016 - 4:08pm
October 26, 2016
Minnesota legislators take historic stride in veteran care
A corrective story to one this newspaper published earlier this month: Local veterans groups spoke out about funding cuts it was seeing for its military funerals, which is indeed the case, but the article stated the cuts were coming from the state, when in fact they were federal cuts....
October 26, 2016 - 11:55am
September 15, 2016
Remarkably preserved shipwreck from 119 years ago found in Lake Superior
The aged Antelope may have been one of the most venerable vessels on the Great Lakes, but it was living up to its fleet-footed namesake on that...
September 15, 2016 - 10:36am
August 24, 2016
State gains 11,300 jobs in July
Minnesota employers added 11,300 jobs in July, according to seasonally adjusted figures released today by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED). Those figures, combined with revised data that showed the state gained 2,400 more jobs than originally...
August 24, 2016 - 10:00am
August 12, 2016
2014 property tax refund filing deadline is Aug. 15
The Minnesota Department of Revenue is reminding homeowners and renters to file for their 2014 property tax refund before it expires on Aug. 15, 2016. Claims for 2015 property tax refunds can also be filed though they do not expire until next August. Renters and homeowners that meet...
August 12, 2016 - 5:50am
Immigrants boost state’s economy
WILLMAR, Minn. — Immigrants and refugees contribute to the state’s economy as workers and entrepreneurs, according to a new report from Minnesota’s businesses. The report from the Minnesota Business Immigration Coalition looks at the economic impact of immigration. Immigrants...
August 12, 2016 - 5:45am
August 11, 2016
Alexandria Mayor elected CGMC President
Alexandria Mayor Sara Carlson was elected to serve as president of the Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities (CGMC) July 22 at the Coalition’s three-day summer conference in Austin. As president, Carlson will help direct efforts to inform state legislators on issues unique to Greater...
August 11, 2016 - 5:15am
Sen. Skoe receives CGMC Legislator of Distinction Award
State Sen. Rod Skoe was recognized by the Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities (CGMC) July 21 during the Coalition’s three-day summer conference in Austin for his positive impact on the state’s tax policy. Sen. Skoe, a Democrat from Clearbrook, is serving his fourth term in the...
August 11, 2016 - 5:10am
MN gas prices up, expected to decline
Average retail gasoline prices in Minnesota have risen 2.9 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.08 per gallon yesterday, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of 2,856 gas outlets in Minnesota. This compares with the national average that has fallen 0.5 cents per gallon...
August 11, 2016 - 5:00am
August 10, 2016
Big turnout in November? Simon strives to improve voting process
Look for a big turnout for the Nov. 8 general election, Minnesota Secretary of State Steve Simon said in Detroit Lakes Wednesday. He doesn’t...
August 10, 2016 - 10:30am
Four myths about MN voting
Here are a few myths about voting that Minnesota Secretary of State Steve Simon would like to dispel: Myth No. 1: Your ballot will be considered “spoiled” and thrown out if you fail to vote in every race. “If you’re only comfortable with two of the contests, leave the others...
August 10, 2016 - 10:28am