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Becker County Fair opens today
Second Day of Windy Weather
DL School Board finalizes plans
DL grad to teach in Jamaica school
Let's Go Fishing 'nets' milestone
25th Laddies Loppet bike races Sept. 5-6
DLHS fall sports parents' meeting Aug. 11
BCSC Trap league results
Truedson homer leads Angels past Pirates
14U softball state runners-up
Street tacos can be prepared in a variety of ways
If separated but still married, widow will get survivor benefits
Wednesday Matters: Everyday I’m Done
Essentia Health-St. Mary’s births
Local students on dean’s list at Bethel U
Friends & Neighbors
Family business produces organic, gluten-free mixes
Summer savings made easy
Gas prices on the rise
Hagedorn to head up MMFCU DL location
Wagoner takes home photography awards
Becker County Fair kicks off this week
Detroit Lakes Library sets annual book sale for Aug. 4
Amy Schumer's 'Trainwreck' gets a boost from LeBron James
Modest Mouse, Breaking Benjamin coming to Bluestem Amphitheater
‘American Pickers’ coming to Shooting Star Casino Friday
For safety, arm our military
Letter: DL Jaycees put on fantastic Water Carnival
Where the presidency is headed
NRCC anti-Peterson agenda dumb and dumber
Fargo’s decision to ban park photographer is cause for concern
Clues, but not cures, for deadly white-nose syndrome
Otter Tail Lakes Country Fishing Report
Bat study hones-in on nesting trees
Northwest MN Fishing Report
Practicing catch, photo, release benefits a fishery
Lake & Home Real Estate - August 2015
WE Fest 2015
2015 Becker County Fair
4-Hers from all over the county unite, compete
4-Her sews up her final year
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
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...
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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
How to prove you’ve returned product without tracking slip
Jean Schindler is stuck with a $2,000 cable bill for equipment she’s already returned to Verizon. How can Schindler prove she’s already returned...
May 1, 2015 - 5:15am
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...
April 3, 2015 - 5:15am