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'No one I trust more' than Lt. Gov. Smith in U.S.Senate, Dayton says
Blowback over proposed wind turbine near Pelican Lake
No need for Obamacare?: Farmers can now get group insurance through their co-ops
'Christmas miracle at the mall': Free sleigh rides in DL interrupted by spooked horse, no injuries result
Crime & accidents
Yellowjackets earn conference win over Hornets
Laker wrestlers impressive in win over Bemidji
Laker basketball teams split at TRF
Hallisey scores twice in Mid-State victory over Panthers
Lakers grab first place in the Mid-State
LP-A Elementary recognized for achieving positive student outcomes
Snappy side: Festive Pomegranate Salad sure to shine on holiday menu
Social Security supports veterans, active duty military personnel
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Gov. Dayton proclaims 'Acts of Kindness Week' statewide
friends & neighbors
Jobs aplenty: Becker County's unemployment rate is lowest it's been in decades
Fuel cost down 2.6 cents last week
Essentia Health Oak Crossing Nursing Home in Detroit Lakes is one of the best in the nation
Sanford Health acquires stake in German hospital system
Under construction: A number of local businesses are undergoing improvements in the area
'Rock & Roll Christmas' returns to DL's Holmes Theatre on Dec. 14
Dallas Holm to perform at The Refuge in DL this Sunday
'Winter Harvest' is in: New commemorative book on ice harvesting to be launched Saturday at BC Museum
'A date which will live in infamy': Remembering the attack on Pearl Harbor
'New Standards' for holiday tradition: Show coming to Holmes Theatre this Friday breaks the seasonal mold
Tom & Bertha
Robert and Marilynn Halverson
Rosalynn "Rose" Bekkerus
Beatrice M. Mertens
Thomas Anthony "Tom" Kubat
John Reed King
Clara Jane Gilbertson
Updated: Winona LaDuke column: With Franken, Dems threw out baby with the bathwater
Making the most of Minnesota apprenticeships
Letter: It is what it is--Trump won the election
Lynn Hummel column: Mind your own business
Guest Editorial: Here's how to beat the holiday blues
Blane Klemek column: Classic or modern, snowshoes are lots of fun
Brad Laabs column:Changes coming for northern pike fishing
Extremely rare Canada lynx spotted in northern Minnesota forest
Wild turkeys present hunting challenge
The smart move now is: Stay off the ice!
Welcome to the dark side: Local museum's first 'After Dark' event brings sold-out crowds
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
pine to palm
Israelson qualifies for U.S. Amateur
Defending champ to skip Pine to Palm for pro pursuits
Pine to Palm: Thursday Spotlight
83rd Pine to Palm
Welle returning to defend Pine to Palm championship
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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
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?
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