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AgweekTV: Finding Common Ground
It's go-time at MANNA: Local food co-op opens after two years of work
Show your Laker Pride!
Ponsford man sentenced for using stolen credit card
Happy hundredth! Graystone Plaza celebrates centennial with tours, history, and a barbershop quartet
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Laker tennis swept in home triangular
Bombers come up huge in one-point win at Ulen
Starkey scores five times in Mahnomen blowout victory
Nuggets keep rolling, blank Thunder by 48
Lakers throttle Park Rapids for first victory
Knowing when, and how much, to step in
Learning the lingo of Social Security can help with your retirement planning
"The first day at school wasn't the worst day": Story from 1977 rings true today
Social Security celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month
Column: Sleeping with a neanderthal
friends & neighbors
Daggett Truck Line honors trucker for 'superb' driving
Cost Share Program makes organic certification more affordable, rebates available
Flipping houses--it's not like TV
Arvig schedules cut-over date for all-digital conversion in Ada, Callaway, Glyndon, Hawley and Lake Park
Nurse practitioner joins Essentia Health-Park Rapids Clinic
Farm to table: What's in season?
'Two slightly clueless 19 year olds camping...what could go wrong?'
Renowned musician Annie Humphrey comes to New York Mills Saturday
Maplewood State Park ready to host Leaf Days celebration
Fall into autumn this Friday
Beejay Eckman and Tracy Nealis
Nena Rae Bartnes
Jerry & Monica Thunstrom
Robert Wayne Arnold
Marlene A. Collins
Audrey @13@@10@(Pitsenbarger) Knauf
Robert "Bobby" Wayne Arnold
Ronald F. Williams Sr.
D.L. Energize to campaign against aldermen who voted against Tobacco 21
Letter: Otto created lifelong impact on his students
Letter: Collin Peterson foe is 'heartless' Republican
Watching "Vietnam," rethinking one's own youth
Like U.S., Canada has issues with healthcare, but the solution is not to dismantle universal care
Fall colors or not, fish still on their summer bite
Grizzlies have come back from the brink
A sight to make the neighbor drop his rake
Autumn full moons are fun times to fish
Black bears live in the shadows
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
Late arrival for New Year's baby: First birth of 2017 at Essentia Health-St. Mary's is Azyloh Roberts
pine to palm
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
Ystebo cruises to Pine to Palm Senior title
Chris Swenson captures the 85th Pine to Palm championship
September 14, 2017
A real Lifesaver: Becker County deputy honored for saving 11-year-old boy from drowning
There must have been a higher power at work this past May when Becker County Sheriff's Deputy Kayla Jones happened to notice the predicament...
September 14, 2017 - 9:00am
June 29, 2017
Search underway for Moorhead college swimming instructor missing in Red River
FARGO — For the second time in a month, emergency crews are searching the Red River, looking this time for a Minnesota State University...
June 29, 2017 - 10:44pm
June 9, 2017
Itching to swim: Swimmer's itch hits city beach early
Unfortunately, the term "swimmer's itch" does not refer to that nagging desire you get to jump in the lake after a long winter. Instead, according...
June 9, 2017 - 1:04pm
'A great way to start the new year': DLCCC's 4th annual Indoor Triathlon set Jan. 14
The weather outside may be pretty frightful right now, but getting in a good, competitive workout doesn't have to involve freezing temperatures,...
January 9, 2017 - 8:00am
October 19, 2016
An ode to my team
Fall, to me, is all about swimming. There is nothing else that happens during this time of the year that elicits more excitement from me than getting to jump in the pool with some of my best friends. I've been a member of the Detroit Lakes Girls Swim and Dive team for five years now...
October 19, 2016 - 8:56am
September 27, 2016
Woman jumps into Minnesota lake to help save duck hunters in dramatic rescue
A group of duck hunters has a west central Minnesota woman to thank for a dramatic rescue over the weekend. Erin Houselog was hunting with her...
September 27, 2016 - 12:28pm
August 24, 2016
In the eyes of a triathlete
The 13th year of the Young Life Triathlon came and went over the weekend with more participants than ever. Since 2015, the amount of participants...
August 24, 2016 - 10:28am
July 1, 2016
Pechmann 20th at Olympic Trials 50-freestyle
Former Detroit Lakes and Moorhead swimmer Luke Pechmann placed 20th in the 50-freestyle at the Olympic Trials in Omaha Friday morning. Pechmann...
July 1, 2016 - 11:03am
May 13, 2016
Oak named to Pac-12 All-Academic second team
Seventeen student-athletes from Utah's men's swimming & diving teams, including Quillan Oak of Detroit Lakes, were named to the Pac-12 All-Academic Teams this season. The men's team registered seven first-team honorees, seven second-team selections and three honorable-mention...
May 13, 2016 - 12:23pm
February 29, 2016
Freeman section dive champ, headed back to state
Detroit Lakes' junior Zane Freeman was awarded the Section 5A Diver of the Year after clinching the section championship and qualifying for a...
February 29, 2016 - 12:30pm
February 23, 2016
Swimming and Diving: Lakers wrap season with win
The Laker swimming and diving team wrapped up the regular season with a 79-68 victory at Thief River Falls Thursday. Isaac Howard and Quinn Bakken took the top two spots, respectively, in the 200 freestyle, while Spencer Heimark won both the 200-IM and 100-fly. Elijah Kitzmann dropped...
February 23, 2016 - 11:20am
February 15, 2016
Laker swim team Mid-State runners-up
Jake Anderson won the 100-freestyle earning all-conference honors and the Laker swimming and diving team placed second at the Mid-State Conference Championships Saturday in Park Rapids. “Our boys stepped up and had an exceptional meet,” DL head coach Rian Heimark said. “We posted...
February 15, 2016 - 9:44am
February 8, 2016
Swimming and Diving: Lakers second at Panther Invite
Tucker Strawsell and Zane Freeman both won events for the runners-up Lakers at the Park Rapids Invitational Saturday. The meet was a two-team race with the Panthers outscoring Detroit Lakes 878-800. Perham placed third with 271 points. “Considering the fact that we have been dealing...
February 8, 2016 - 11:46am
February 3, 2016
Lakers defeat Perham 113-51
Detroit Lakes won seven of nine individual events and two of three relays in a 113-51 boys swimming victory over Perham Tuesday night. Perham’s...
February 3, 2016 - 11:34am
January 30, 2016
Swimming and Diving: Kitzmann, Bakken wins lead Lakers to runners-up finish at Bemidji
Quinn Bakken and Gabe Kitzmann picked up important wins to lead a shorthanded Detroit Lakes Swimming and Diving team to an impressive runner-up...
January 30, 2016 - 11:23am