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DL cop, ex-convict facing off in court: Both allege years of harassment, both seek restraining orders
Four charged in White Earth heroin investigation
WATCH: Flames engulf Perrywinkle Marketplace in Otter Tail County
Construction begins on Fish Lake Dam makeover
Health and Wellness in Becker County: Summit addresses challenges, highlights reasons to celebrate
Laker gymnasts four-peat at state
Pirates end Laker season in overtime
Outside shooting leads Alex over Laker boys
Gorden a finalist for NHSACA coach of the year
Squirt B’s fifth at B1 International
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
Social Security supports veterans, active duty military personnel
friends & neighbors
Report: Minnesota solar jobs jumped 48 percent last year
'A Daughter's Love': Sisters open up business caring for seniors
Explore Lake Life Expo scheduled for Feb 23-24
Speakeasy sells to buyer who plans to lease building to Spitfire Bar & Grill
Minnesota gas prices down 2.5 cents this week
What's new in lakes area entertainment this week
Break out the chocolate and wine for that special valentine
Heartfelt harmonies: Barbershop singers to deliver musical valentines on Feb. 14
'The Grumpy Gardener' provides a shovelful of ideas for minimizing gardening angst
Talking Stick accepting literary submissions
Owen Milo Accola
Supporting Denny McNamara
Ed & JoAnne Lillis
Rosemary Alice (Savig) Zurn
Thomas Wayne Block
Sheena Marie Butcher
Hildur "Peg" Coen
George Anthony Oja
Gun violence: Inaction is deafening with every shot
A great president: I (still) like Ike
Letter: One in four high schoolers now use tobacco products
Solar, wind power mean jobs for Minnesota
What people don't know about genetic testing can hurt them
It's nest-building time for bald eagles
Brad Laabs column: Got the itch? Here are some open water spots
Refuting 'keyboard cowboys,' Wis. man verifies authenticity of famous entangled bucks
Don't let fish freeze before cleaning
Cold doesn't stop fun-loving river otters
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
For the love of the homeless: DL native Luke Pechmann poses for animal adoption pin-up calendar
Welcome to the dark side: Local museum's first 'After Dark' event brings sold-out crowds
Minn. mom, former Olympic swimmer, competes for $1M on Survivor TV show
Totally tube-ular!: Elementary school students get outside to slide
Polar Fest's inaugural hotdish challenge brings in big, hungry crowd
Polar Fest ends with a bang – and a splash
'Building the Ice Palace': Artist Hans Gilsdorf reflects on challenges of construction
Snow much fun: DLHS art students make larger-than-life snow sculptures as part of Polar Fest
Thief River Falls
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
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