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Update: Names of two people killed in crash near Ice Cracking Lodge released
AgweekTV: Sczepanski Farm Insolvency
DL man sentenced for animal cruelty
Murder suspect bludgeoned Otter Tail County mother, son with pipe wrench, charges say
DL track teams compete at Eagle Relays
Frazee girls second, boys third at PR Track
Lakeview Golf Course to open Wednesday
Girls basketball summer camp registration open
Eighth-grade DL Pacesetter team advances to state
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
Evie Svare and Fran Nelson
Philip Edward Warren
Lorraine Lynn Warren
Rose R. Duescher
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
April 19, 2018
'The Ash Girl': DLHS's spring play offers darker take on familiar fairy tale
The fairy tale of "Cinderella" is a famous one, with a heroine who is so cheerful, good and kind that woodland birds and animals flock to her...
April 19, 2018 - 12:04pm
April 12, 2018
Planting a garden of hopes and dreams
A children's theater production that has thrilled audiences from Cape Town, South Africa to Seattle, Washington, as well as smaller theaters...
April 12, 2018 - 9:13am
March 7, 2018
Here's what's coming to lakes area this month
Country singer Jake Owen to take Shooting Star stage March 16 MAHNOMEN — Country singer Jake Owen, of "Barefoot Blue Jean Night" fame, will perform live at Mahnomen's Shooting Star Casino, Hotel & Event Center on Friday, March 16, at 8 p.m. Tickets start at $40 and are on sale...
March 7, 2018 - 11:59am
December 14, 2017
Medora Christmas tour en route to Detroit Lakes: Musical set for Dec. 15 at George Simson Auditorium
FARGO — The Medora Musical has hit the road for its third annual Magical Medora Christmas tour, with a scheduled stop this coming Friday, Dec. 15 at the Detroit Lakes Middle School's George Simson Auditorium. "A Magical Medora Christmas" will feature five of the top performers...
December 14, 2017 - 10:00am
November 9, 2017
Flamenco dance theater coming to Park Rapids Thursday
The Park Rapids Area Library is, once again, bringing Zorongo Flamenco Dance Theatre to town. The Minneapolis-based dance company will perform...
November 9, 2017 - 10:13am
October 25, 2017
Park Rapids, Menahga high schools team up for musical production this weekend
"Urinetown the Musical" is a 2001 Broadway show and winner of three Tony Awards. A joint production of this musical production by the Park Rapids and Menahga High Schools will be held Thursday through Saturday, Oct. 26-28 at 7 p.m. and Saturday, Oct. 28 at 3 p.m. inside the Park Rapids...
October 25, 2017 - 2:13pm
October 5, 2017
New adaptation of 'Macbeth' opens at MSUM
A blood-curdling tale of ambition, shame, jealousy, greed and murder takes the Gaede Stage at Minnesota State University Moorhead this week. The leading characters could be Claire and Frank Underwood from the hit Netflix series 'House of Cards.' Fans of the political thriller will...
October 5, 2017 - 3:33pm
'Sweet Land' musical coming to Holmes Theatre Saturday: Author Will Weaver to host writing workshops in conjunction with show
It's been almost 25 years since Park Rapids area native Will Weaver wrote "A Gravestone Made of Wheat," the short story that inspired the movie...
October 5, 2017 - 12:59pm
September 20, 2017
Oh, how she shines: DL's own Marisa Pace to be featured in FM Ballet performance at Holmes Theatre Thursday
When the Historic Holmes Theatre debuts the original theatrical work, "Unveiling Nimuué," this Thursday, Sept. 21 at 7:30 p.m., it will be Detroit...
September 20, 2017 - 4:00pm
August 19, 2017
Holmes Theatre's 15th season to include plenty of surprises
From the debut of an original theatrical musical about the discovery of Minnesota's own "Glacial Woman" (also known as Nimuué), to a colorful...
August 19, 2017 - 9:00am
August 16, 2017
A puppet pageant, times two: Performances set this weekend in NYM and Perham
Two weeks of puppeteering workshops for kids in New York Mills and Perham will wrap up this week with the debut of the 2017 Kalevala Puppet Pageant, set for this Friday, Aug. 18 in New York MIlls. The performance is slated to start at 7 p.m. on the grounds of the New York Mills VFW,...
August 16, 2017 - 3:43pm
August 14, 2017
Ulen's Top Hat Theatre celebrates 13 years with new season
The Top Hat Theatre at Ulen-Hitterdal School is proud to announce its upcoming 2017-18 Performing Arts Series. This season will feature a great...
August 14, 2017 - 10:30am
April 3, 2017
Greek tales of love go modern: Challenging MSUM production transforms Gaede Stage into 20-ton pool of water
Ovid's mythological tales undergo dramatic transformation by contemporary, award-winning director/playwright Mary Zimmerman in a production of "Metamorphoses," presented by the MSUM School of Performing Arts this Wednesday through Saturday, April 5-8 on the Gaede Stage in the Roland...
April 3, 2017 - 9:00am
February 5, 2017
Ole & Lena returning to Bemidji's Sanford Center Feb. 12
"Ole and Lena's 50th Wedding Anniversary and Vow Renewal" will return to Bemidji's Sanford Center at 2 p.m. Feb. 12. Doors will open at 1 p.m....
February 5, 2017 - 2:00pm
November 23, 2016
Lights, camera, action! With new technology upgrades, DL school theater is a dream come true
The recent Detroit Lakes High School Musical "The Little Mermaid" was a great way to show off all the improvements that have been made to the...
November 23, 2016 - 12:03pm