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Better communications may mean safer oil trains
Akeley police chief says his brother’s allegations are false
Holy cow! Mama gives birth to triplets, a 105,000-to-1 rarity
County ready for new DWI, Vet's courts
Museum to help Pavilion celebrate 100
Syverson fourth quarter bursts lead Bombers to victory
Lakers enter Friday's game with Fergus ranked No. 10
Ojibwe Forests Rally blazes through Detroit Lakes
Lakers continue learning process at home triangular
Bemidji defeats Laker boys 8-1
Thursday Matters: Everyday Heartsick
The benefits of clean eating
Fresh ingredients can make salad a meal’s centerpiece
SSA earnings limits end the month you reach full retirement age, 62
Wednesday Matters: Everyday Rahab
Friends & Neighbors
Waller works with homeowners to customize projects
BTD acquires Impulse Manufacturing
St. Mary’s Foundation awards scholarships
Juggling kid costs and retirement
Minnesota gets good grades for small biz
Ulen theater will pay tribute to Patsy Cline with its Sept. 19 show
Rough Rider Ink & Iron Expo is set for Oct. 16-18 at Fargo’s Scheels Arena
Rodney Carrington at Shooting Star Sept. 11
Smart students use their local library
Deuces Wild at Fargo Theatre
MN not so friendly to small businesses
Other Opinions: Don’t saddle next president with UND nickname issue
Other Opinions: Standing up for rural postal delivery
Other Opinions: Keep rural homes safe, efficient with USDA programs
Other Opinions: MN teens No. 1 on ACT but gaps persist
Recording of natural history can often lead to ‘discoveries’
Otter Tail Lakes Country Fishing Report
Northwest MN Fishing Report
Cool weather may mean early fall, transition period
Deer lottery application deadline is Sept. 10
Seeing butterflies is like seeing flowers in flight
Master Gardener Core Course training available
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
August 21, 2015
Summer vacation in Canada highlights mountain beauty
Normally I keep my personal life personal, but this adventure (more the location than anything) I wanted to share. A few weeks ago, my daughter...
August 21, 2015 - 5:10am
No ‘pet-friendly’ rooms at the inn
Q: I’m trying to resolve an error made by an Expedia booking agent with whom I spoke on the phone. I recently called Expedia to book two rooms...
August 21, 2015 - 5:05am
July 24, 2015
Badlands comes with a side of science
Visiting Badlands National Park is like taking a science class. Only more fun (no offense to science teachers). Even a glancing look at the...
July 24, 2015 - 5:10am
A ‘deceptive’ Airbnb rental
Q: I am writing to let you know of something that I consider to be a deceptive listing on Airbnb. This was my first time using Airbnb. Several...
July 24, 2015 - 5:05am
July 9, 2015
Summer vacay? Go cheap
If you, your partner or your family want – or need – to get out of town right now, how do you improvise a great last-minute trip without breaking the bank? Planning is essential. Embrace travel as a hobby – look for tricks, techniques and current online resources to keep...
business / money management
July 9, 2015 - 5:35am
June 26, 2015
Area cousins travel abroad to take in world-renowned flower show
Last month was one of the largest flower shows in the world, and two area women were there to smell the roses, so to speak. “It started...
June 26, 2015 - 5:05am
Refunded on an overbooked tour
Q: On a recent trip to New Zealand’s South Island, I booked a wine tour through Viator.com, a website that sells tours. My husband and I were...
June 26, 2015 - 5:00am
May 29, 2015
Two friends paddle the remote Little Fork River
No sooner had we pulled the canoes up the river bank than we heard the distant growl of thunder. The river men, with 16 miles of the Little Fork...
May 29, 2015 - 5:10am
What happens when a company won’t fix a misspelled name
Q: I’m hoping you can help me. My husband booked a trip over the phone with an Alitalia agent whose first language obviously was not English....
May 29, 2015 - 5:05am
Being the perfect packer
Packing light and efficiently is a challenge for anyone. Having to sit on the suitcase just to squeeze two weeks’ worth of outfits into a suitcase for a three day weekend is no way to travel. These five fundamental packing tips will help any level of traveler become the perfect...
May 29, 2015 - 5:00am
May 27, 2015
DL couple plans wedding visit around national parks
When Jim and Deanna Sinclair of Detroit Lakes accepted an invitation to a friend’s wedding in Sedona, Ariz., earlier this spring, they decided...
May 27, 2015 - 8:05am
May 24, 2015
Use extra caution in road construction work zones
This weekend, as summer construction roadwork around the state revs up, the Minnesota Department of Transportation urges motorists to use extra caution while driving through highway work zones. “We will suspend work on many projects during the holiday weekend,” said Sue Mulvihill,...
May 24, 2015 - 5:10am
May 22, 2015
Tough traffic expected in DL after Memorial Day
Drivers in the Detroit Lakes area can expect a brief reprieve this weekend from some of the area’s recent construction-induced traffic delays...
News / Detroit Lakes
May 22, 2015 - 2:29pm
May 1, 2015
Couple decides to take train west, enjoy scenery instead of driving
When John and Karen Thorpe decided to travel west to see their daughter, they decided to take a more scenic route this time around. “We’re...
May 1, 2015 - 5:25am
Vermilion to host Gov. Fishing Opener
The 68th annual Minnesota Governor’s Fishing Opener will be hosted by the Lake Vermilion Resort Association (LVRA), with Fortune Bay Resort Casino as event headquarters May 7 through May 10 in the Lake Vermilion area. Known as the “lake of the sunset glow,” the Lake Vermilion...
May 1, 2015 - 5:20am