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Home invasion and robbery in Mahnomen County
Vergas man sentenced for choking, assaulting girlfriend
Fargo woman sentenced to jail for Hwy 59 DWI, drugs
Callaway man charged with domestic assault
NDSU duo and Laker alums shine in freshman golf seasons
Hawley Valley Plains Meet track results
Lakers walk off two wins over Cardinals
DL baseball sweeps at Staples
Frazee girls fourth at HOL Hawley
Museum’s bear trap has rich history
Turning back the pages
Museum to host Hidden History event
Friday Matters: Everyday Peace to Hope
Thursday Matters: Everyday Hope
Friends & Neighbors
Carhartt store opens in DL despite construction
Essentia DL receives stroke education fund
Minnesota gains 7,800 jobs in March
Gas prices jump up in Minnesota this week
Small bump up in gas prices throughout MN
Simply Pink Truly Teal: Run/walk supports cancer patients
Stressed? Calm down and visit your library
Keeping Music Live grants available for Minnesota artists
Bluestem announces 2015 summer lineup
Summer theater begins June 2 at MSU-Moorhead
Letter: Four-way stop at Frazee and Washington a delight
Working to meet a healthy community’s needs
Letter: Come up with hotel plan so Detroit Lake stays clean
Letter: Go vegan to reduce fossil fuel dependence
Letter: Thanks for GAR Park re-dedication
Prairie chicken show exceeds expectations
Unpredictable spring weather slows the bite
Eastern bluebirds among the favorites of bird enthusiasts
Go take a hike
Wild turkey hunters in five counties asked to help with avian influenza surveillance
Spring Laker Book
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
April 3, 2015
Picturesque view of Sylvan Lake
We want your travel pictures! Send your travel pictures (or story ideas as well) to firstname.lastname@example.org to be featured on the new Travel page in the Detroit Lakes Tribune. This picture at is a view of Sylvan Lake last June, located in Custer State Park, South Dakota. Ryan...
April 3, 2015 - 5:15am
DL man finishes mission in Africa, heads south
As I think of this eleven-month journey that I am on, I think about all of the places I have been — spending one month in the Caribbean, three months in South America and the first three months of 2015 in Africa. Now as I pack my bags awaiting a plane to bring me to Southeast...
April 3, 2015 - 5:10am
Charged twice – where’s my refund?
Q: I’ve been charged for two itineraries on Travelocity. I’m trying to get a promised refund for one of them. I recently booked an air-inclusive vacation package from Brussels to Malaga, Spain. I paid $1,128 for the first trip. A few days later, I contacted Travelocity to make...
April 3, 2015 - 5:05am
Less complications: New app may alleviate (some) travel stress
Planning a vacation with friends (or family) can be complicated. Booking airline tickets, hotels and restaurants and figuring out costs can...
April 3, 2015 - 5:00am
March 21, 2015
Light Snow Expected on Sunday
Fargo, ND (WDAY/WDAZ TV) - Another weather will move through the region on Sunday, and will be bringing some snow with it. The snow will move...
March 21, 2015 - 10:45pm
March 20, 2015
Accumulating Snow Today
Fargo, ND (WDAY/WDAZ TV) - A weather system is moving into the area this morning, and it already spreading rain and snow into North Dakota. This...
March 20, 2015 - 3:25am
March 12, 2015
Involving kids in family vacation plans
Family vacations produce memories for a lifetime, but they can also teach kids great money lessons they’ll need as adults. Involving kids in planning family vacations not only helps them appreciate the overall benefits of travel, but offers an opportunity for even the youngest...
business / money management
March 12, 2015 - 5:40am
March 6, 2015
Ice caves draw thousands opening day
The frozen spectacle of the Apostle Islands, Wis., mainland sea caves picked up Saturday where it left off last year, with thousands of people — poles in hand and cleats on their feet — making the slippery trek across the Lake Superior ice. Boys on ice skates, parents pulling...
March 6, 2015 - 5:10am
Death in the family: Getting a refund from the airline
Q: My husband and I had to cancel a flight from Tucson, Ariz., to Charlotte, N.C., last summer because my mother-in-law passed away in Ohio and we needed to be at her funeral. We contacted Expedia to cancel and were advised that the death of a parent was a legitimate reason for cancellation...
March 6, 2015 - 5:05am
Trip of a lifetime: Radio DJ, mother head for New York City
A morning radio show team here and their families will soon take a “trip of a lifetime” to visit the set of the ABC television talk show “The View” in New York City, and the timing couldn’t be better for one of the hosts. Amanda Lea of “Jesse and Amanda with Pike in...
February 6, 2015 - 7:30am
I can’t make it to my cruise on time, how about a refund?
Q: We recently booked an 11-night, air-inclusive Adriatic cruise on the Celebrity Silhouette through the cruise line. We paid the $6,800 using our Visa card. A few days before our flight from Minneapolis to Venice, Delta Air Lines notified us of a change in flights due to an Air...
February 6, 2015 - 7:00am
February 4, 2015
South Dakota’s Needles Highway
We want your travel pictures! Send your travel pictures (or story ideas as well) to email@example.com to be featured on the new Travel page in the Detroit Lakes Tribune. Above is a picture of a tunnel along Needles Highway, which is located about 30 miles south of Rapid...
February 4, 2015 - 8:29am
Headed for Chicago? Here’s highest rated hotels, restaurants
AAA unveils the five hotels and six restaurants named as AAA Five Diamond Award designees for 2015 in Illinois and northern Indiana. All 11 designees are located in Chicago. This year, Chicago added one Five Diamond rated hotel, The Langham, one of only 8 new Five Diamond hotels...
February 4, 2015 - 8:26am
December 22, 2014
Sloppy Pre-Christmas Weather
The weather could certainly be worse, but it could also be better for holiday travel. Above-average temperatures prevail all across the region...
December 22, 2014 - 9:34pm
December 19, 2014
Turn on any hazards possible on stalled vehicles
Question: I was recently in a stalled vehicle in a dangerous location (where two roads divide) when the alternator went out on my truck so I did not have battery power for emergency flashers or signals. I saw at Fleet Farm they were selling an orange flashing light that magnetically...
December 19, 2014 - 10:30am