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Man in custody after Becker County chase that hit speeds of nearly 120 mph
Search continues for victim after boat collision on Park Rapids lake
Lakers prepare in annual Red White scrimmage
Fergus Falls shuts out Laker tennis
League champions Burnside's win softball tournament title
Second half flurry gives Laker boys first win in 20 games
SOCCER: Last second OT goal lifts Flyers over Laker girls
Park Rapids dancer trains with renowned Rockettes
Miss Wolf Lake Pageant is Aug. 26
Friends & Neighbors
'Brew boys' bring new flavor
State gains 11,300 jobs in July
Bell Bank hires Amundson, promotes Erickson
Waubun Insurance Agency purchased
The Inn at Dunvilla opens
Jennifer Lawrence is ranked world's highest paid-actress for second year
Man of 1,000 voices
Headwaters Center programming resumes Sept. 6 in Armory Square
Medora Musical ticket sales break 100,000
Down to the Nitty Gritty: McEuen talks Dirt Band, Music on the Mountain
Roger W. Gottenborg
Mary Ellen Marks
Thomas Raymond Savageau
Maurice F. "Maury" Gagnier
Barbara (Duncan) Erickson
The truth about Muslims in MN
Docs not selling out for sandwhiches
Give credit to Dayton, Tina Smith, for tour of all 87 counties in Minnesota
Read more, watch less TV: Follow these steps and become an informed voter
All MN students now taking ACTs
Master Gardening Training
'Wise as an old crow' is a true thing
Look close: Don't shoot radio-collared bears
Sad news--more zebra mussels
Electronics now a key part of fishing
September --EMDASH-- Now is the time to...
'Coffee with the Council' set Saturday in DL
DL Jaycees fire up for 2nd annual Rib Fest
Wething celebrates 88 years
Theater for everyone
Pine to Palm
August 20, 2016
Theater for everyone
On the same day that about two dozen youth from the Boys & Girls Club in Detroit Lakes were getting lessons on how to make the letters of "Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious"...
August 20, 2016 - 5:00am
June 15, 2016
DL's Dillon Spurlin wins trip to NYC
When the Triple Threat Awards emcee at the 2016 Spotlight Education Showcase began the announcement of the winners with the words, “From Detroit...
June 15, 2016 - 10:51am
May 13, 2015
Detroit Lakes grad returning to DL stage before heading to NY
Who says you can’t go back home again? Certainly not 2011 Detroit Lakes High School graduate Bryce Dutton. The former DLHS musical theater...
May 13, 2015 - 12:00pm
May 6, 2015
DL’s Shakespeare in the Park to hold auditions Thursday, May 14
As a cold and unusually dry spring slowly gives way to the warm days of summer, the thoughts of Detroit Lakes Shakespeare in the Park director Nikki Caulfield have begun to turn toward this year’s production, “A Midsummer Night’s Dream.” Auditions for the seventh annual...
May 6, 2015 - 11:30am
June 25, 2014
'Andronicus' reigns in DL
There will be blood and plenty of it — albeit of the fake variety —when the cast of Detroit Lakes’ sixth annual Shakespeare in the Park...
June 25, 2014 - 3:07pm
December 11, 2013
Get ready for magic of the Madrigals
The pigs are roasting, the wassail is heating, the royal court is rehearsing… yes, it’s time once again for that biennial Detroit Lakes High...
December 11, 2013 - 3:00pm
October 17, 2013
Keillor coming to Bemidji
‘A Prairie Home Companion’ has a weekly audience of nearly 4 million, and on Nov. 9, roughly 300 of them will be listening live from downtown Bemidji. Garrison Keillor, with cast and crew in tow, will take his longtime radio show to the Historic Chief Theater in downtown Bemidji...
October 17, 2013 - 9:00am
August 25, 2013
Final concert this week for Tuesdays in the Park
The Lakes Area Community Concert Band will close out the Tuesdays in the Park summer concert series this Tuesday, Aug. 27 at the Detroit Lakes City Park Bandshell, starting at 7 p.m. Come early and enjoy a picnic supper served up by Lakes Area Habitat for Humanity, starting at...
August 25, 2013 - 10:00am
July 5, 2013
Bringing 'Oklahoma' to F-M stage
Debbie Richards Griffith was just 11 years old when her mother took her to see “The Little Match Girl” at the Minneapolis Children’s Theatre. Though...
July 5, 2013 - 8:58am
DL grad performs at Maine resort this summer
By day, like many college students working summer jobs, Bryce Dutton washes dishes. But by night, the Detroit Lakes native takes the stage, performing in professional caliber shows. Dutton is no stranger to theater. His name is likely familiar to those who have attended high school...
July 5, 2013 - 8:54am
July 1, 2013
Shakespeare in the Park: 'The Winter's Tale' comes to life at Bandshell
Shakespeare in the Park is establishing itself as a tradition in Detroit Lakes as it enters its fifth year this summer. A cast of local actors...
July 1, 2013 - 2:30am
June 26, 2013
This year’s Shakespear in the Park production is both tragedy and comedy
Iconic English playwright William Shakespeare is rightfully lauded for his skill in writing both tragedy and comedy: His plays continue to be...
June 26, 2013 - 4:00am
June 25, 2013
Censored theater ad stirs debate in Ashland
The word “vagina” in the title of a StageNorth theater production that opens this week is mostly obscured beneath five X’s — at least in the advertisement that ran in Monday’s Ashland Daily Press. It’s a doctored version of the title of the popular Eve Ensler play “The...
June 25, 2013 - 1:39pm
June 15, 2013
Missoula Children’s Theatre looking for child actors
The Missoula Chil-dren’s Theatre is making a return to the area, bringing with it an exciting, creative, and exploration filled week for area...
June 15, 2013 - 2:00pm
June 9, 2013
Judy Garland tribute show at Holmes
Once in a generation, an entertainer emerges with such extraordinary talent that they transcend their work and make the transition into an icon. Minnesota...
June 9, 2013 - 2:00pm