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Could being a 'yes man' get you scammed?
UPDATE: Detroit Lakes woman identified in fatal train accident
Spring truck weight restrictions start for central frost zone
Correction: Poles 'n Holes derby winners
Water, water everywhere...: Smithsonian traveling exhibit ‘Water/Ways’ opens Saturday in DL
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BASKETBALL: Hornet girls drop two conference games
Fly Girls Jazz runners-up, Kick sixth at State Dance
Hornets to make 24th state appearance
DL wrestlers section runners-up
Lakers dominate Section gymnastics championships
Tips from Social Security to prepare for your disability interview
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Local students qualify for state Business Professionals of America competition
Beat cabin fever at Grace Lutheran Church supper: Fundraiser set for this Saturday, proceeds to benefit local charities
Speech team rules apply to life as well
Friends & Neighbors
One man's junk...:My 2nd Home thrift and antique store opens in DL
February means romance...and romance scams: BBB offers tips to avoid getting duped this month
LREC bringing natural gas to rural communities
MN gas prices still on decline
United Community Bank honored for community involvement
Country singer Chris Janson at Shooting Star this Friday
Mini-retreat offers chance to reflect, refresh: NYM Cultural Center to host self-care session Feb. 25
Take a trip to 'Silver City': Guinn book has flaws, but plenty of excitement too
'Parlor Talk' set for Thursday at Hjemkomst Center
Native Pride Arts Dancer Larry Yazzie returning to Park Rapids
Joan A. Watland
Dean W. Iverson
Don L. Wilhelm
Betty Thorman Johnson
Editorial: Have an opinion? Write us a letter
Letter: Scrubbing USDA website a shameful attempt to shield abusers
Letter: Finally, some help with all these grizzly bear attacks
Letter: Trump's repeated lying is dangerous to nation
Tribune Editorial: Doggone it, that policy decision was stupid
Finding springs is a wintertime thing: New DNR app gives you a chance to help with groundwater research
DNR says burn debris now--EMDASH--restrictions will happen soon
Blane Klemek column: Trumpeter swans are a huge Minnesota success story
Brad Laabs column: This thaw won't last, better block up your fish houses
The bass tournament that wowed the pros
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'
A $10,000 drop in the bucket: Red Kettle campaign gets big boost from anonymous donor in DL
Pine to Palm
UPDATE: Detroit Lakes woman identified in fatal train accident
Speed limits to increase on Minnesota Highways 75, 59 and 7
MOORHEAD – Commuters on Highway 75 here will be able to travel just a little bit faster soon. The Minnesota Department of Transportation is raising the speed limit of Highway 75 from 55 mph to 60 mph. The entire road, which stretches from south of Luverne through Breckenridge...
October 21, 2013 - 3:17pm
October 18, 2013
Crackdown on commercial vehicles begins next week in Minn.
ST. PAUL – Commercial drivers in Minnesota can expect stricter enforcement of seatbelts, driver roadside inspections and regulatory compliance next week. The Minnesota State Patrol Commercial Vehicle Section will be increasing traffic enforcement statewide Oct. 20-26. Non-commercial...
October 18, 2013 - 1:00pm
October 13, 2013
MnDOT launches site as part of outreach effort
The Minnesota Department of Transportation launched the MinnesotaGo website as part of an ongoing information and outreach effort around Minnesota’s transportation vision and funding needs, now and in the future. “Minnesota’s transportation system is an important component...
October 13, 2013 - 10:00am
October 10, 2013
MnDOT to offer $13 million in alternatives grants
Local communities and regional agencies are invited to take advantage of a new $13 million competitive grant program intended to fund projects for pedestrian and bicycle facilities, historic preservation, Safe Routes to School and more, the Minnesota Department of Transportation said. The...
October 10, 2013 - 7:00am
September 11, 2013
On-time trains a rarity for Amtrak passengers
The train is late. Again. It’s 2:30 a.m. on a Friday, and the Amtrak train that hauls passengers east was supposed to be here 15 minutes...
September 11, 2013 - 10:04am
September 3, 2013
University of Minnesota Duluth group on cutting edge in car safety
DULUTH -- When cars talk to each other, everyone on the road is safer. That’s the summation of University of Minnesota Duluth professor...
September 3, 2013 - 8:47am
July 16, 2013
New highway messages posted on Minn. interstate signs
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota drivers Monday began to see a different type of message on electronic interstate signs that normally warn about crashes, closed lanes and the like. State transportation and public safety officials say they now also will use some of the 150 message boards to...
July 16, 2013 - 8:10am
June 19, 2013
DL moves ahead with Hwy 59 plan
Despite a last-ditch plea by Becker County Commissioner Ben Grimsley for the city to reconsider, the Detroit Lakes City Council passed a motion last week to move forward with plans for Highway 10 and Highway 59 west of town. Grimsley asked the city to deny municipal approval of...
June 19, 2013 - 12:22pm
March 27, 2013
Slow down for road crews
The Minnesota Department of Transportation reminds motorists to slow down and use caution when encountering crews doing maintenance and road repairs on area highways. Pothole patching and crack sealing are necessary each spring during the freeze-thaw cycle. Motorists need to be aware...
March 27, 2013 - 11:00am
February 13, 2013
City, MnDOT talk costs for projects on Hwy. 10, 59
Meeting on a regular basis to discuss the future of Highway 10 west and Highway 59 south, the Minnesota Department of Transportation presented the City of Detroit Lakes with some cost estimates Tuesday. "We've taken the estimate as far as we can," MnDOT Project Manager Tom Lundberg...
February 13, 2013 - 12:31pm
January 15, 2013
Mom wants answers after child left on freezing bus for hours
In another hour, Ty Stiffarm could have frozen to death. That's what his mother, Brooklynn Wait, said she was told by doctors after she brought...
January 15, 2013 - 9:51am
November 30, 2012
MnDOT reminds property owners of reflector requirements along highways
DETROIT LAKES -- Property owners along state highways are reminded to use only blue or clear reflectors when marking driveway entrances and other objects on highway rights of way, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation. People installing reflectors on the highway...
November 30, 2012 - 8:51am
October 24, 2012
Statewide plan shapes future of roads, waterways, pedestrian facilities
The Minnesota Statewide Multimodal Transportation Plan 2012-2031, a policy framework for maintaining and building Minnesota's transportation system during the next 20 years, has been finalized and is available online, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT). The...
October 24, 2012 - 8:57am
October 5, 2012
MnDOT to host 20-year planning session Oct. 9
The public and transportation stakeholders are invited to participate in developing the 20-year Minnesota State Highway Investment Plan at meetings across the state Oct. 4-23. Public input at these meetings is one of several important factors that will influence the Minnesota Department...
October 5, 2012 - 2:33pm
March 14, 2011
Consumers adjusting as gas prices rise
For Kate Rundell, the run-up in gas prices over the last couple of months has meant an end to casual runs into Fargo from her home in Barnesville,...
March 14, 2011 - 8:47am