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Beau Hanson gets fresh start after injury layoff
Pine to Palm Senior Division turns 50
Lakeview Junior Club Championship July 28-29
Vikings moving training camp to Eagan in 2018
Detroit Lake 5th-graders add Pacesetter Great Four-State crown to state and region laurels
Column: Breaking the ice--an introduction to Becker County
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Albright on dean's list at St. Cloud Tech
Oberg on dean's honor roll at Montana State
Scherzer turns 80
Friends & Neighbors
'Acting small, delivering big': Minnesota business makes name for itself in competitive automation industry
BBB, DLI warn against insurance deductible rebates
Department of Revenue offers tips for property tax refund filers ahead of August deadline
Plan your own adventure: DL Escape Room opens in Washington Square Mall
How to save money while welcoming a new pet to your home
So close they can taste it: DL's Holmes Theatre to host WE Fest Karaoke Roundup finale on Saturday
Arts and music at Maplewood
Comedian Rodney Carrington comes to Shooting Star Friday
Coming home: Fargo native Shannon Curfman brings solo act to Shooting Star this Thursday
Looking for a good summer read? Your local library can help
Edwin A. Lundberg
Thomas Jerome Bridges Sr.
Oran L. Wilberg
Burl E. Bellanger
Letter: City needs to give veteran, landlord a break
Letter: DL should show compassion towards landlord, veteran
Port: I'm pretty sure we elected Zaphod Beeblebrox as president
Lost Italian: Refreshing summer slushes to to help beat the heat
Guest Editorial: Disabled veterans now get free access to state parks
Purple martins faring well in parts of Minnesota
Brad Laabs column: Best lake? Best time to fish? No easy answers
Some tips for successful warm-weather fishing
Blane Klemek column: A sleepy squirrel that acts like a prairie dog
Outdoors column: Minnesota gulls come in three species
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
DLHS named 'Safe Sports School'
Pine to Palm
Thief River Falls
June 1, 2017
Wimmer ties season home run record in playoff loss
Thief River Falls rallied with their season on the line in last at-bats scoring five times in the seventh inning to spoil a Detroit Lakes upset...
June 1, 2017 - 11:44am
March 4, 2017
Tollefson on president's list at NCTC
Tyler Tollefson of Callaway was recently named to the president's list for the fall 2016 semester at Northland Community & Technical College in East Grand Forks and Thief River Falls, Minn. Tollefson is studying aviation maintenance technology. Students must have at least 12 earned...
March 4, 2017 - 2:00pm
March 3, 2017
No more snow days in Minnesota schools? E-learning may be answer
ST. PAUL—With a bill introduced in the Minnesota House of Representatives that would allow school districts to turn snow days into "e-learning"...
March 3, 2017 - 10:55am
February 10, 2017
Area students named to NCTC president's list
Several area students were named to the president's list for the fall 2016 semester at Northland Community & Technical College in East Grand Forks, and Thief River Falls, Minn. Among those honored for their academic achievements were Jon Gilson, Detroit Lakes (occupational therapy);...
February 10, 2017 - 10:30am
'A Labor of Love' Slated for destruction, old schoolhouse gets new life on TRF farmstead
NEAR THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn.—Faye Auchenpaugh could not bear the thought of the old one-room country schoolhouse that she had attended...
November 10, 2016 - 5:24am
September 29, 2016
Lakers down Prowlers in five-set thriller
Mikayla Markuson set the Detroit Lakes volleyball team up with match point on a booming kill to thwart a Thief River Falls comeback in a 3-2...
September 29, 2016 - 10:43pm
September 7, 2016
Elected officials hold affordable housing discussion
Sen. Amy Klobuchar and Congressman Collin Peterson recently hosted a Midwest Minnesota Community Development Corporation visit in Thief River...
September 7, 2016 - 10:31am
July 23, 2016
Bottom two seeds end Post 15 season
Heated frustration matched sweltering temperatures for losing teams at day two of the American Legion Sub-state 14 baseball tournament in Thief...
July 23, 2016 - 11:36am
July 22, 2016
Teen dies after being hit by truck
A 14-year-old boy died after being hit by a vehicle Monday evening in Thief River Falls. Gannon Allen Hejlik, 14, was riding his bicycle through an intersection on the crosswalk when he was fatally struck by a truck driven by Tammy Martha Johnson, 52, Thief River Falls, according...
July 22, 2016 - 5:35am
June 21, 2016
DL Legion sweeps TRF Bandits
Detroit Lakes Post 15 Legion baseball team is off to a hot start winning eight of the first nine games including a pair of high-scoring victories...
June 21, 2016 - 10:27am
June 2, 2016
Prowlers eliminate Lakers from section baseball
No. 6 Thief River Falls ended the No. 7-seeded Lakers’ baseball season with a six-inning 14-4 victory in Ada to knock Detroit Lakes out of the Section 8AAA playoffs. DL took a 1-0 lead in the second inning on an unearned run by Andrew Dahl, who reached on an error and was brought...
June 2, 2016 - 8:39am
June 1, 2016
Jacks down Lakers in opening round
An eventful second inning helped lift the Bemidji High School baseball team to a 11-6 win over Detroit Lakes in the first round of the Section...
June 1, 2016 - 9:01am
May 31, 2016
Lakers advance to section semis
Emma Maguire held No. 4 Thief River Falls to three hits in a 4-2 Section 8AAA quarterfinal victory Monday as the top-seeded Laker softball team...
May 31, 2016 - 11:11am
May 27, 2016
Prowlers sweep DL baseball
Thief River Falls swept the Laker baseball team Thursday 4-3 in the opener and 4-3 in extra innings in the nightcap. The Prowlers won both games late. Landon Kruckeberg walked, took second and third base wild pitches and scored the game winner on a single to centerfield by Brendan...
May 27, 2016 - 10:28am
May 16, 2016
TENNIS: Lakers swept at home triangular
A shorthanded Laker boys tennis team dropped a pair of matches at home Saturday falling 7-0 to Thief River Falls and 5-2 to Fergus Falls. DL was playing without Conner Froke, Jon Richards, and Trey Seebold, all key players at the heart of DL’s success this season. “When you are...
May 16, 2016 - 11:40am