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Weather Alerts: Blizzard Watch Monday Night and Tuesday
Camp dedicated to military kids
Aaron's Weather Talk: March
Warming Up In March
DL man sentenced for threatening cop
Olson, Freeman qualify for state swimming and diving meet
Lucky Leprechaun 5K Fun Run March 14
Frazee's Tanner Reetz gets redemption with state wrestling title
DL advances to 8AAA basketball section final
Four Laker individuals and three relays advance to 5A swimming finals
Tuesday Matters: Everyday Talking
Monday Matters: Everyday I Should
Turning back the pages
Learn more about Babe
Park Hotel was first hotel on corner
Friends & Neighbors
Arctic Cat acquires riding gear company
Gas prices up again in Minnesota, nation
Marco Inc. purchases IT company, Solbrekk
Manufacturers to meet, talk exporting
Credit Union branch opening in DL location
Knights of Columbus to hold fish fry
Wood, Stoddard to play in NYM Saturday
Honor local physicians on Doctor’s Day, March 30
Ladysmith Black Mambazo’s unique sound has brought long-lived success
Easton Corbin plays Shooting Star this Friday
Resolve debate over oil conditioning vs. stabilizing
Workforce housing key to economic growth
Do your part to stop pest, AIS invasions
Letter: Congress should protect Minnesota’s waterways
Today is a goner and not worth haggling over
The wildlife of MN: The pileated woodpecker
Now is a good time to prep for open water season
The European starling is a transplant to North America
Ice house removal dates here
Take a trip for early open water fishing
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
Severe Weather Announcements (11)
July 1, 2009
High-end Britney Spears tickets sell out fast
GRAND FORKS, N.D. - Three days after tickets went on sale, all the premium seats at Britney Spears' Sept.
entertainment / news / music
July 1, 2009 - 10:27am
June 30, 2009
'Are we there yet?' Shouldn't be a problem on this trip
For generations, Minnesotans have been making pilgrimages to the headwaters of the Mississippi River at Itasca State Park. The beginning of the Mighty Mississippi is 1,475 feet above sea level as it begins to flow on its winding way 2552 miles to the Gulf of Mexico. Itasca State...
news / outdoors
June 30, 2009 - 3:25pm
Eaglets survive after wind blows down nest
Sunday's winds caused a dead spruce holding a large eagles' nest to come crashing down north of Bemidji. The nest tree, a roadside attraction...
news / outdoors
June 30, 2009 - 9:25am
June 29, 2009
How new sales tax money will be spent
news / outdoors
June 29, 2009 - 3:59pm
Conservationists say tax equals green Minnesota
news / outdoors
June 29, 2009 - 3:57pm
June 27, 2009
New roof at Soo Pass stage could help attract top names
As WE Fest and the 10,000 Lakes festivals keep growing, the Soo Pass Ranch is investing in infrastructure improvements to keep up with bigger...
Detroit Lakes / news / entertainment / music
June 27, 2009 - 7:35pm
June 24, 2009
Magazine: Ralph Engelstad Arena is the most visited tourist destination in North Dakota
GRAND FORKS - Ralph Engelstad Arena is apparently the most visited tourist destination in North Dakota, according to Midwest Living magazine's annual Best of the Midwest issue. The magazine also listed Widman's Candy in Grand Forks and Lake Renwick in Icelandic State Park near Cavalier...
June 24, 2009 - 12:55am
June 21, 2009
In Hubbard County, lake encroachment requests increase; but the answer is still no
PARK RAPIDS - Hubbard County lakeshore property owners who make improvements without permits risk their property's future growth. That seemed to be the message the Hubbard County Board of Adjustment was sending out Tuesday. And one more thing - don't even think about building closer...
June 21, 2009 - 3:26pm
Baby dinosaur? Red Wing rock collector has faith he found something special
RED WING - Mitchell Voss has made a couple of big finds while indulging in his rock-collecting hobby -- maybe. The Red Wing resident is nearly...
June 21, 2009 - 12:09am
June 20, 2009
Talks about a casino in Grand Forks revived
GRAND FORKS, N.D. - Though it's a long shot, Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa officials apparently haven't given up on their dream of building a casino in Grand Forks. The Tribal Council put the project back on the table recently, discussing it at a public meeting. One council member...
June 20, 2009 - 12:41am
June 17, 2009
The swamp returns
People love the water! Why else would they drive miles and pay millions to spend a few weekends per year on the edge of a lake? There's something calming about a body of water, and not just a lake. People close to oceans or rivers say the same, at least when the waters aren't...
June 17, 2009 - 10:59am
June 12, 2009
Live music, fun at Zorbaz this month
It's been 40 years since Tom Hanson opened the first Zorbaz on West Lake Drive in Detroit Lakes. Since then, he and operating partner Rick Jansen have expanded the business so much that a ninth Zorbaz restaurant just opened in March. They have also have passed on much of the day-to-day...
Detroit Lakes / entertainment / news / music
June 12, 2009 - 4:16pm
June 10, 2009
Duluth handles Grand Forks wind turbines
DULUTH - Duluth handled the first shipment of wind power equipment it has seen this season Tuesday. In seasons past, a June shipment of wind...
news / business
June 10, 2009 - 9:23am
June 5, 2009
Summer rec program starts Monday in Detroit Lakes
Though the administration of the Detroit Lakes Summer Recreation Program has changed hands this year, there will be very few visible changes for participants when the program gets underway Monday. Coordinators Brent Wolf and Kim Bettcher of the Detroit Lakes Community & Cultural...
Detroit Lakes / news
June 5, 2009 - 4:51pm