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Woman seriously injured in head-on collision in Otter Tail County
Death in family puts Sobieski meetings on hold temporarily
Marijuana issue remains clouded
Westrom advances in ‘Young Guns’
Swegarden baffles Hornet batters
MSU-Mankato players expected to return to practice Friday
Timberwolves, Adelman to part; went 97-133 with team
Mankato football players refuse to practice for reinstated coach
Homers carry Lakers to 2-0 start to season
In the Zone
LP-A students win national award
Holly McCamant: World comes to life once spring is here
Goeun Park: L.A.’s Union Station proves that the American Dream is still alive today
Sign up to represent community at first Minnesota Sings event
Free bike rodeo is April 26 at Kent Freeman Arena
Friends & Neighbors
Students were asked: What concerns me about the environment?
This year’s festival in Vergas even included maple syrup milkshakes
State tournament brings a thousand archers to Detroit Lakes
2014 Spring Laker Book
Burning restrictions start Monday in Becker County
Brad Laabs: Stay off the ice; Give Rainy River sturgeon a try
Blane Klemek: Sweet sounds of the bluebirds are back in northern MN
DNR accepting comments on hunting rule changes
Minnesota deer-feeding effort all but over
Hospice heads to Hwy 10
Sign-ups begin for USDA disaster relief
Otter Tail Power gets new president/COO
Spanky’s hires new general manager
Reining in the cost of prom
The secret sauce behind wage increase opposition
Wear green for mental health awareness
Reported MNsure numbers are misleading
State roads are slip sliding away
Lynn Hummel: Early morning fog makes the imagination run wild
Third annual Bean Bags, Beer and Beach Bums set April 26
‘Carrie’ at MSUM
Danell Haspel: Free trip to the MN History Center
‘Vintage’: An old-fashioned tale of friendship
Magic show closes out Top Hat season
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
This year may not be as prosperous for berries
It looks like it will be a tough season for berry farmers in the region, after one long-time farm closed and another will likely not be open for public picking. One farm looks to open the first week of July, though. Larry Hoban's farm on Highway 59 about a mile south of Ogema will...
June 5, 2009 - 2:04pm
Quake and Thunder in Detroit Lakes
Be ready for boats and tractors in Detroit Lakes during the June 6-7 weekend. Quake the Lake will be coming to Detroit Lake just across from...
Detroit Lakes / news / events
June 5, 2009 - 8:36am