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DNR deer meat donation program benefits many families in local area
'Our little missing link': DL parents talk growing their families through foster-to-adopt option
Home sweet...Holmes?: Country crooner John Berry returning to Detroit Lakes for Dec. 2 Christmas concert
Republican Tim Miller hopes to take on Collin Peterson
Laker hockey team building on experience from last year
Hibbert enters 18th pro Snocross season determined to reclaim national title
Vikings hold off Lions to win seventh straight game
Adam Thielen on verge of breaking Vikings' 1,000-yard receiving drought
Pazdernik rebound leader in loss to Dragons
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
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Willing and able: Adults with disabilities find pride, friendship through job partnerships in Perham
Gas prices down 4.2 cents last week
MnDOT honored with National Roadway Safety Award
Essentia Health Welcomes Physician Assistant in Detroit Lakes
Dressed to 'The Nines'...kids: The Nines owner opens kids' clothing store across the street
4 family-friendly games to spice up any Turkey Day gathering
Happy Thanksgiving from the DL library
Christmas show at Ulen's Top Hat Theatre Dec. 2
Things to do in the lakes area this weekend
DLMS Fall Band Concert is Thursday, Nov. 16
Robert and Marilynn Halverson
Arlo & Neva Bodin
Joe and Karen Merseth
Maynard A. Hanson
Charles Andersen Petersen
Franklin "Bud" Heisler
Linda S. Severson
Virginia May Fisher
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Letter: Here's why I stand by President Trump
Lynn Hummel column: Artifacts from history's crawl space
Will tax cuts pile up more debt?
Knowing these ABCs can save a baby's life
Lake ice still treacherous due to weather ups and downs
How birds and mammals survive the winter
Monster white-tailed deer taken in northern ND
Pine River area boy bags deer of a different color - rare piebald doe
DL team places first in sporting clays at Fort Thunder
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
Pine to Palm champ signs NLI with BSU
Late string of birdies gives Hoge fourth straight PGA Tour card
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
Thief River Falls
May 16, 2016
SOFTBALL: Laker softball wins two at Sartell quad
Detroit Lakes picked up two key section victories at the Sartell-St. Stephen quad Saturday defeating Little Falls 11-0 and the host Sabres 12-7. Rachael Perkins had the big hit in the shutout win over Little Falls, a bases clearing double in the first inning. DL piled on in the second...
May 16, 2016 - 9:47am
April 28, 2016
Laker track sweeps at TRF
Both Laker track teams finished in first place by comfortable margins at the Quentin Jones Invitational in Thief River Falls Tuesday. “Most of the teams at the meet were smaller schools with some very good individuals, but they definitely couldn't match the depth that we are able...
April 28, 2016 - 2:00pm
April 19, 2016
DL softball improves to 4-0
The Detroit Lakes softball team improved to 4-0 on the season with a road sweep of Bemidji and the host Prowlers in Thief River Falls Friday. The Lakers defeated Thief River Falls 6-3 in the opening game behind 13 strikeouts by pitcher Emma Maguire. Maguire did not issue a walk in...
April 19, 2016 - 4:00pm
April 14, 2016
Minnesota man charged with trying to light son, dirt bike and tractor on fire
THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn. - A Thief River Falls man is facing three felonies after police said he tried to set a tractor, a dirt bike and his...
April 14, 2016 - 8:41am
March 21, 2016
Prowlers capture third place at state
Section 8-3A champions Thief River Falls defeated Becker 56-42 to capture third-place at the Minnesota Girls State basketball tournament Saturday...
March 21, 2016 - 11:36am
March 5, 2016
Thief River Falls shuts down Lakers late to advance to section final
The No. 2-seeded Thief River Falls Prowlers advanced to the Minnesota Section 8AAA girls basketball championship game in a low-scoring victory...
March 5, 2016 - 10:10pm
March 2, 2016
Laker girls advance to meet Prowlers in section semis
Update: Saturday's semifinal game moved to Moorhead High School.
March 2, 2016 - 9:20pm
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 22, 2016
Prowlers end Lakers’ hockey season
Top-seeded Thief River Falls held No. 4 Detroit Lakes to 11 shots on goal in a 4-0 shutout to advance to the Section 8A finals in East Grand Forks Saturday evening. Prowler senior Michael Johnson scored twice in the game, including what would be the game-winner just 45 seconds into...
February 22, 2016 - 9:36am
February 10, 2016
Four Lakers score in double figures against TRF
Four Lakers scored in double figures as DL handed Thief River Falls their fifth loss in five Section 8-3A games 67-49 Tuesday night at Ralph...
February 10, 2016 - 11:57am
January 30, 2016
Girls Hockey: Jorde’s natural leads No. 4 TRF over DL
Hannah Rhodes followed up her seven-point night earlier this week with the opening goal at Thief River Falls as the Lakers pressed the No. 4A Prowlers for two periods before falling 5-1 in Section 8A girls hockey Friday night. “The girls played really well the first and second periods,”...
January 30, 2016 - 11:43am
January 29, 2016
Basketball: Prowler girls rally late to defeat Lakers
Thief River Falls, the No. 5-ranked team in Class 3A, erased nine-point, halftime deficit and allowed only 13 second half points to Detroit Lakes in a 51-46 home victory over the Lakers Thursday to complete the regular season sweep. The Prowlers handed the Lakers their first loss...
January 29, 2016 - 11:27am
Laker wrestlers split home triangular
Detroit Lakes opened Thursday’s home triangular with a 45-25 loss to section opponents Thief River Falls, but rebounded with a 39-34 victory...
January 29, 2016 - 10:11am
January 18, 2016
Four Lakers place at Prowler wrestling invite
No. 1AA James Huwe added another tournament championship to his stellar senior season and three other Lakers placed for the ninth place Detroit Lakes’ wrestlers at the Army National Guard Prowler Invitational last weekend in Thief River Falls. After receiving an opening round bye,...
January 18, 2016 - 11:52am
December 16, 2015
Boys Basketball: Lakers hang on at TRF for seventh win
The Detroit Lakes boys basketball team improved to 7-0 overall after a 54-51 road victory over the Prowlers in Thief River Falls. The Prowlers held DL without a basket the final two minutes of the game after the Lakers’ final hoop down low by Matt Haire to give the Lakers a 53-49...
December 16, 2015 - 11:41am