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Thielen reflects on breakout season with Vikings
Area playoff scoreboard Oct. 24-26
Area football teams complete regular season play
Defense and a varied rushing attack give Lakers seventh win of the season
Roth runner-up at Creighton Classic
'Stash your Ash'; Detroit Lakes ALC students bring awareness about cigarette butt pollution
Slice of the ice; Lakes Curling Club gears up for new season
An ode to my team
Seaberg turns 80
Lindens to celebrate 40th anniversary
Friends & Neighbors
A 'Midwest' mural; Artist paints a Minnesota-inspired mural on Midwest Printing building
Average MN gas prices down for October
WCI receives Responsive Philanthropy Award
Kreuger joins staff at Midwest Bank
Saying goodbye to Goodman's
'Old MacDonald Had a Banjo' program coming to DL library Nov. 7
A Native American experience in sight, sound and soul
The great debate: Apple or pumpkin? Holy Rosary volunteers already taking orders for annual pie sale
National Cat Day is Oct. 29!
'Bat Masks of Mexico'; Exhibit opens Monday at ‘The W’ coffee shop in Warren
Marylou F. Chromy
Michael "Money Mike" Goodman
Douglas H. Meyer
Toxic Trump? For first time in more than 50 years, Forum Communications declines to endorse Republican nominee
Republicans using fantasies and falsehoods to attack DFLers on MNsure
Constitutional Amendment will be on the ballot on Nov. 8.
Buboltz' say Skoe, Eken and Marquart are strong leaders for this area
Should I stay or should I go? Hurricane forces tough decisions
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
Don't be fooled: Cold water doesn't mean lethargic fish
Mouse invasion is about finding food, warm place to nest
Whether you call it timberdoodle or woodcock, it's a great Minnesota bird
Special deer hunting season opens Thursday for youth with adult mentors
Ben Affleck's 'The Accountant' Dominates with $24.7 Million
Puppies saved from high-kill Texas shelter look for DL homes
A surprising celebration: DL's LuAnn Porter honored for 25 years with United Way
Three years and counting: DL family opens up about adoption struggles
Fired up for hunting season; Local Sportsman’s Clubs have their sights set on you
Pine to Palm
July 8, 2016
Road project begins July 11
Motorists can expect lane closures and delays on area highways beginning Monday, July 11, as crews complete preventive maintenance seal coating projects that will extend the life of the highway surface. The highway segments scheduled for the preventative maintenance include: Highway...
July 8, 2016 - 5:35am
July 6, 2016
Highway 10 lane closure begin today
Motorists on Highway 10 near the Canadian Pacific Railway bridge in Detroit Lakes will encounter lane closures starting Wednesday, July 6. Crews will construct crossovers in the highway median for next year’s bridge replacement project. The project will require closures of the inside...
July 6, 2016 - 11:35am
July 1, 2016
Travelers urged to use caution in work zones
The Minnesota Department of Transportation urges motorists to use extra caution while driving through highway work zones during the July Fourth holiday. “We shut down most projects over the Fourth of July holiday, but there are still many work zones around the state that will affect...
July 1, 2016 - 2:58pm
June 27, 2016
MnDOT Highway 200 project between Mahnomen, Roy Lake begins July 6
Motorists on Highway 200 between Mahnomen and Roy Lake will encounter lane closures and delays beginning Wednesday, July 6, as crews start a resurfacing project. The work also includes grades raises to reduce the risk of flooding and several culvert replacements. For about two weeks,...
June 27, 2016 - 5:05am
June 26, 2016
Work on Highway 10 frontage road nearly done
Motorists on Highway 10 on the west side of Detroit Lakes will continue to encounter closures through early July. Crews are completing the final two elements of the frontage road system along Highway 10: The frontage road connection between the Minnesota Department of Transportation...
June 26, 2016 - 5:35am
June 22, 2016
Stalled transportation funding hurting MN
Four weeks after the tumultuous end to the regular legislative session, local elected officials, business leaders, and transportation advocates came together today to express frustration about inaction by the legislature. Saying that legislators are putting safety and prosperity at...
June 22, 2016 - 11:05am
May 29, 2016
Get ready for mumble strips on MN roads
Motorists on several west central Minnesota highways will soon encounter a quieter form of rumble strips on the roadway. Crews will begin installing sinusoidal centerline rumble strips, or “mumble strips,” on 13 highways, some of them near Douglas County, starting May 31. The...
May 29, 2016 - 5:00am
May 27, 2016
MnDOT wants input on freight plan
The Minnesota Depart-ment of Transportation invites the public to comment on the 2016 Statewide Freight System Plan. Interested persons can review the freight plan and provide feedback online at www.mndot.gov/planning/freightplan/index.html. Deadline to submit comments is June 24....
May 27, 2016 - 5:45am
May 25, 2016
Roundabout in DL proves its worthiness
It was about four years ago that the idea was first proposed to build a roundabout at the intersection of Highway 59, Willow Street and Long...
May 25, 2016 - 10:59am
Hwy. 59 turn lanes to be built this week
Motorists on Highway 59 north of Pelican Rapids may encounter brief delays this week, as crews construct turn lanes. A southbound right turn lane will be added for a new hotel development at Dunvilla, just north of Highway 34. Crews will also extend a northbound bypass lane in the...
May 25, 2016 - 10:41am
May 20, 2016
MnDOT seeks input on freight system plan
The Minnesota Department of Transportation invites the public to comment on the 2016 Statewide Freight System Plan. The public meeting will be Wednesday, May 25, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., at the Transportation Building in St. Paul, 395 John Ireland Blvd. The meeting will be held in...
May 20, 2016 - 5:20am
May 19, 2016
Minnesota Legislature: 'I don't see transportation being in play'
ST. PAUL — Four days remain in the 2016 Minnesota legislative session and even those in charge do not seem to know how, or whether, they will finish major legislation dealing with transportation, taxes, budget and public works. Gov. Mark Dayton hosted House Speaker Kurt Daudt and...
May 19, 2016 - 8:37am
May 18, 2016
Becker County would see $1.7 million increase under Dayton transportation compromise
State road and bridge funding to Becker County would see a $1.7 million annual increase under a compromise transportation plan floated by Gov. Mark Dayton on Monday. Becker County’s County State Aid funding would grow from $5.9 million this year to $7.6 million in 2019, when Dayton’s...
May 18, 2016 - 10:51am
May 12, 2016
Transportation funding in Minnesota's legislative headlights
ST. PAUL — The key to finishing the 2016 Minnesota legislative session remains short of the ignition switch. Legislative leaders say the key...
May 12, 2016 - 8:20am
May 5, 2016
Pass transportation, bonding bills for MN’s sake
The Minnesota Legislature’s regular session will end May 23. That’s in less than three weeks. Here’s what the lawmakers must do between now and then: Compromise on a transportation bill.Compromise on a bonding bill.If the lawmakers do those things, the session will have been...
May 5, 2016 - 5:30am