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Crash near Ice Cracking Lake kills two, injures two
DL man sentenced for animal cruelty
Murder suspect bludgeoned Otter Tail County mother, son with pipe wrench, charges say
County museum abloom with events this weekend
Dragon Open kicks off summer golf tournaments June 11
Vikings open season at home against 49ers, have four nationally televised games
Raiders down Patriots late in season-opening victory
NorthStar Academy team accepted into new hockey league
Summit to address football concerns in Minnesota
Unwrapping #MeToo with grace
It's almost time to light the 'Fire in February': DL preacher's plans taking shape to mobilize community to read Bible's Book of Acts
'Fire in February': DL preacher hopes to mobilize local faith community to read Bible's Book of Acts
LP-A Elementary recognized for achieving positive student outcomes
Snappy side: Festive Pomegranate Salad sure to shine on holiday menu
friends & neighbors
Parent company of Herberger's could be headed for liquidation
Detroit Lakes couple forced to spend extra $2,000 on flights home after being stranded in Mexico by Sun Country
Peterson: Work mandate for food stamps imperils next farm bill
Arvig to boost workforce by 160
Ketter joins Mid-Minnesota as DL branch manager
Special music event coming to DL library April 24
What's coming up for arts and entertainment around the region
What's new in arts and entertainment around the region
Crawling with creativity: Detroit Lakes' 2nd Annual Art Crawl set for April 19-21
Stories sought for new musical set in Otter Tail County
Lottie Ann Thomas
Merle R. Meyer
George B. Scarborough
Family of slain child says multiple people called Otter Tail County social services
Letter: Help make these school projects community plans
Letter: Thumbs up to all you snowplow drivers
Letter: An alternative DL school building plan
Divided loyalties--don't be quick to judge
Ice-out shaping up to be late: Brutally cold April will impact May fishing opener
Wild turkey a success story in Minnesota
Snowy start to steelhead season: Despite snowstorm, Brule River anglers turn out for opener
Now is the time to clean, repair your birdhouses
Let's bring back the fishing pier at Dunton Locks
Getting ahead of the curve: Cancer rehab in DL helps patients get back into life
'We'll strive to be fair': Two of Becker County’s top legal eagles talk about upcoming judgeships
Ruby's Pantry helps families make ends meet; Local mom of 7 shares her story
Adolescent anxiety is on the rise, and social media may be part of the problem
Minnesota Made: Enjoy some movies shot in the Lake of 10,000 Lakes
Letter: Ice palace co-chairs thank the community
Youth fishing derby on Little Detroit Lake was 'great success'
The walls came tumbling down: Ice palace demolished on Friday
Totally tube-ular!: Elementary school students get outside to slide
Polar Fest's inaugural hotdish challenge brings in big, hungry crowd
January 19, 2018
Student video contest registration open: Cash prizes for schools and students
Tri-State Manufacturers' Association (TSMA) and Dream It. Do It. Minnesota are bringing back "What's So Cool About Manufacturing" Student Video Contest for a third year. The contest is open to high school students in the West Central region of Minnesota.
January 19, 2018 - 8:00am
December 9, 2017
Why North Dakota farmers are raising more sheep
There's growing interest in sheep in North Dakota and the numbers are rising recently. North Dakota and Minnesota Lamb and Wool Producers held...
December 9, 2017 - 8:30am
March 31, 2017
DL students place in top percentages at NDSU math contest
Students from Detroit Lakes High School (DLHS) participated in the Tri-College Math Contest at NDSU, and many placed in the top 10 percent or...
March 31, 2017 - 11:46am
January 2, 2015
Record editorial: Student debt is being abused
If Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson has her way, the Legislature will update state law to better protect students from aggressive enrollments by for-profit college corporations. She says student loan borrowers too often get a nasty lesson in frustration when dealing with servicing...
January 2, 2015 - 12:35pm
December 10, 2014
20-year-old BSU student dies after being found in wooded area
BEMIDJI -- A 20-year-old female BSU student was pronounced dead Wednesday morning after she was found unconscious in a wooded area in Bemidji. Bemidji Police Chief Mike Mastin said a person out for a morning walk noticed Sandra Lommen, 20, lying in a wooded area near 10th Street...
December 10, 2014 - 8:43pm
May 22, 2009
Mollberg takes first place in area student film festival
The 2nd annual Lakes Area Student Produced Film Festival was held on Thursday, May 21, at the George Simpson Auditorium at the Detroit Lakes Middle School. The film festival, sponsored by Arvig Communication Systems recognizes young filmmakers in the Lakes Area and gives cash prizes...
May 22, 2009 - 3:28pm
January 23, 2009
Waubun students given incentive to get work in on time
Waubun Principal Helen Kennedy wants students at her school to be more accountable for their academic performance. During Thursday's Waubun-Ogema-White Earth School Board meeting, Kennedy said that plans are being developed that will hopefully lead to more students turning in school...
January 23, 2009 - 12:00am
January 9, 2009
Students help promote Safe & Sober
Audubon, Callaway-Ogema, Detroit Lakes, Frazee and Lake Park police departments, along with the Becker County Sheriff's Office, arrested 13 impaired...
January 9, 2009 - 12:00am
October 23, 2008
More college students are graduating with student loan debt
FARGO - More North Dakota college students are graduating with student loan debt. A new report by the Project on Student Debt said the percent of North Dakota students who graduated with debt in 2007 increased 9 percent from the year before. Seventy-five percent of North Dakota...
October 23, 2008 - 12:00am
October 17, 2008
Students feeling the federal financial crisis as they apply to college
Credit jitters on Wall Street are affecting the student loan markets. That's making senior high school students jittery as they send off college...
October 17, 2008 - 12:00am
May 5, 2008
Lakes Area Student Film Festival -- Detroit Lakes students prepare to show their films, compete for cash
Cloning, Day of Caring, volleyball, cancer and friendships. A wide variety of topics will be seen at the first Lakes Area Student Produced Film Festival on May 15. Student filmmakers from the Detroit Lakes High School are preparing for their first film festival in hopes of winning...
May 5, 2008 - 12:00am
April 7, 2008
Prayer service today for Pelican Rapids student killed in bus crash
The Pelican Rapids School District postponed a Sunday community prayer service for the victims of a Saturday morning band trip bus crash, which killed one student and injured dozens. The service was rescheduled for 5 p.m. today because of winter weather conditions. "We want our community...
April 7, 2008 - 12:00am
April 6, 2008
LP-A students help fill the Becker County Food Pantry
Students from the Lake Park-Audubon High School and Elementary helped to replenish the Becker County Food Pantry with non-perishable food items through a local school and interclass competition. The students competed to have their class collect the most food in pounds. Over 1,300...
April 6, 2008 - 12:00am
March 30, 2008
Meacham student senate member
Meacham student senate member Patrick Meacham of Detroit Lakes is a member of the 2007-2008 Student Senate at Bemidji State University. Meacham is a senior majoring in social studies education and political science.
March 30, 2008 - 12:00am