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Funeral set for DL native killed in crash
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Green Lake Zorbaz robbery
Local golfers compete at The Birchmont
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DCC 100 celebration Thursday at Pavilion
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Jorgenson piano students end season with recital, awards
Social Secuirty: Thank you for last 31 years… and goodbye
Essentia Health hospitals work with local groups to identify health needs and improve community health
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Former patrons buy Bleachers
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Fremstad lawyer named ‘Rising Star’
Bell State Bank rated five-star bank
BBB warns of loan forgiveness offer
Frazee Turkey Days set for July 29-31
Celebrate reading achievements with an ‘Olympian’ event
‘Annie Get Your Gun’ opens July 28
Detroit Mt. to host first ‘bike-in movie theater’
Erasure Poetry Workshop set July 29 in New York Mills
Julie Ann Stewart
Timothy J. Karsnia
Dean W. Sanders
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Cheers to young volunteers
Sound & fury drowns out the issues
ND should have left ‘Red Tomahawk’ image on its 4,000-plus highway signs
Running with the fools
Woman born of native-white parents wonders how DL can close cultural gap
Northwest MN Fishing Report
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
DNR advice for handling damaged trees
Time to get over trauma, learn to cast
Birds vary wildly in how, where they build nests
Becker County Fair Premium List
Celebrating Solstice at Richwood Winery
June Summer Scene
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Get out and golf
September 21, 2015
Lakers notch best finish at Park Rapids swim invite
The Detroit Lakes swimming and diving girls continued their strong push to start the season with a third place finish at the Park Rapids Invitational...
September 21, 2015 - 3:50pm
September 18, 2015
DL swimming and diving team undefeated in three meets
Three meets into the swimming and diving season and the Laker girls are getting used to winning. DL swept a quadrangular at Crookston to notch their third consecutive victory. “The youngsters led the night with firsts from Jen Tracy and Syd Gulon,” head coach Carol McCarthy...
September 18, 2015 - 11:43am
September 1, 2015
Lakers start season with Pentathlon victory
The Detroit Lakes swimming and diving team opened the season with a victory at home taking the DL Pentathlon title by 19 points over Crookston. The...
September 1, 2015 - 9:53am
August 6, 2015
Officials say blue-green algae and E. coli can present threat to Minnesota swimmers
ST. PAUL — Minnesota swimmers might be fretting about a lethal microscopic parasite these days, but health officials say they should be on...
August 6, 2015 - 8:43am
April 10, 2015
Foster’s final season caps career of school records
Spring marks the final chapter in Detroit Lakes’ senior Kyley Foster’s high school athletic career and one the Lakers’ most decorated and...
April 10, 2015 - 1:47pm
March 6, 2015
Jared Olson 19th at state in backstroke and freestyle prelims
Laker senior Jared Olson placed 19th in both the 100-backstroke and 200-freestyle Class A state preliminary races Friday missing the cut for the finals. Olson swam a backstroke time of 57.16, three-tenths of a second from 16th place, the final spot for consolation finals. Hunter...
March 6, 2015 - 5:14pm
March 5, 2015
Freeman advances to state diving finals
DL sophomore Zane Freeman advanced to the Minnesota Class A diving finals in seventh place with a score of 259.85. Mid-State Conference teammate Spencer Fritze of Park Rapids is in fifth place with a score of 263.45. Mitch Raihle of Spring Lake Park leads all divers with 359. Freeman...
March 5, 2015 - 3:10pm
March 3, 2015
Laker duo ready to enjoy state swimming and diving meet
Sending a sophomore and a senior to the state swimming and diving meet is indicative of the kind of season it was for the Lakers. Senior Jared Olson will swim in two events, the 200-freestyle and 100-backstroke. This will be Olson’s third straight year at state. “The...
March 3, 2015 - 4:37pm
March 2, 2015
Olson, Freeman qualify for state swimming and diving meet
DL senior Jared Olson and sophomore Zane Freeman qualified for the state swimming and diving meet at the Section 5A championships held in Detroit...
March 2, 2015 - 1:39pm
February 28, 2015
Four Laker individuals and three relays advance to 5A swimming finals
The DL boys swimming and diving team had four individuals and a team in all three relay races qualify for the Section 5A finals in preliminary...
February 28, 2015 - 9:33am
February 21, 2015
Lakers qualify 16 for section swimming
Thursday's swimming and diving victory over Thief River Falls was the last chance for the boys to qualify for the Section 5A Meet, or to improve...
February 21, 2015 - 9:31am
February 18, 2015
Lakers win in last race again
The DL boys swimming and diving team has made a habit of winning races late in meets and did so again to defeat section rivals Bemidji by three...
February 18, 2015 - 10:07am
February 14, 2015
DL, Park Rapids go to the wire at Mid-State Conference swimming championships
Park Rapids Area and Detroit Lakes swimming and diving teams are about as close to even as possible in the pool and the Panthers and Lakers continued...
February 14, 2015 - 8:04am
February 10, 2015
Lakers win home meet over Morris Area
The Detroit Lakes swimming and diving team won 11 of 12 events to cruise to victory over visiting Morris Area Tuesday night. The Lakers swept...
February 10, 2015 - 11:26pm
Swim/Dive: Panthers narrowly defeat Lakers at home Tri
Park Rapids won a narrow victory by 18 points in a two-team race with the Lakers at the Panthers Triangular Saturday. Park Rapids scored 899 points to the Lakers 871. Zane Freeman picked up another diving victory defeating Spencer Fritze by 24.10 points. Caleb Howard and...
February 10, 2015 - 11:17am