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Fireworks and Lightning
Severe Thunderstorm Watch
With continuous growth in numbers, Club in need of space
Water Carnival adds new activities to line-up
Father, daughter gearing up for 500-mile bike ride to raise money for Habitat for Humanity
Detroit Lakes shuts out Vergas
Wrestlers attend summer camp
Smith and Mallow post wins at Junior Cup
Angels place third at Staples tournament
South All-Stars defeat North 21-10
Frazee takes first place at Envirothon
Yearbook camp teaches more than just design
Get your crown: It’s time to party with a princess
Too many pets wait a long time to be adopted
Sunny’s Peanut Butter Ginger Chicken smells as good as it tastes
Friends & Neighbors
‘Pumped’ about the future, SJE turns 40
Kangas promoted at Midwest Bank, DL
T.S. Recreation Inc. gets national award
AT&T fined $1 million
Savers to pay $1.8M to charities, agrees to settlement
Ridin’ for the Future: Event in lakes country to benefit kids
Perham photo contest deadline is extended
Learn to dance the Norwegian way at DL Library
Dano, Cusack bring Beach Boy Brian Wilson to life
Photography exhibit at Trinity through August
Newspaper strives to be a community leader
Supreme court preserves health insurance marketplaces
Letter: Opportunities abound in the lakes area
Sec. of State Simon helps promote ‘Safe at Home’
Letter: Thanks for sharing the road with bikes, lakes area
AnglingBuzz: Catching Largemouth Bass feeding on suspended bluegills
Mallard numbers down, other species up
Try a new lake but do your homework first
Phoebe birds build their nests in the most unseemly places
Sign up now for a hunter safety course
Lake & Home Real Estate - July 2015
Years of planting and care leads to backyard getaway
Enjoy the outdoors at Lakeside’s Tavern Brewery
Tips to help any level of gardener grow native greenery
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
September 24, 2014
MN, ND drivers take the high road: States’ drivers ranked among the most polite in U.S.
Drivers in North Dakota and Minnesota are among the most courteous in the nation, a new national survey found. According to a survey by Insure.com, 2,000 motorists from throughout the United States and the District of Columbia determinedNorth Dakota drivers were the least rude...
September 24, 2014 - 3:00pm
September 10, 2014
I-94 rest stop closures begin this week
The Moorhead rest area and tourist information center on eastbound Interstate 94 will close intermittently during the next three weeks for a resurfacing and accessibility project. Crews began work on the project this Monday. When the project is complete in late September, motorists...
September 10, 2014 - 12:30pm
August 24, 2014
Hwy 34 lane closures
Motorists on Highway 34 east of Detroit Lakes will encounter lane closures and possible delays when work on a passing lane and intersection safety project begins Monday. Crews will construct an eastbound passing lane near Becker County Road 25 and make safety modifications to the...
news / Detroit Lakes
August 24, 2014 - 9:00am
August 17, 2014
New 4-way stop at Hwy 59 and 22
In the name of safety, motorists will be making an extra stop along Highway 59 South now. On Aug. 5, the Minnesota Department of Transportation...
August 17, 2014 - 11:00am
August 9, 2014
Hwy. 59, 22, to have 4-way stop
Motorists traveling on Highway 59 between Detroit Lakes and Pelican Rapids will be required to stop at Becker County Road 22 beginning Tuesday, Aug. 12. The Minnesota Department of Transportation is converting the intersection from a two-way stop to a four-way stop to improve safety. Crews...
August 9, 2014 - 12:30pm
June 11, 2014
Willow Street closed at roundabout
Willow Street will close at Highway 59 in Detroit Lakes on today (Wednesday) as construction of a roundabout moves into the second phase. Highway 59 will continue to remain open with reduced speeds. Motorists on Willow Street will access Highway 59 through a detour on West Avenue...
news / Detroit Lakes
June 11, 2014 - 11:39am
June 10, 2014
Summer in Medora: Visitors will discover new attractions this season
The opening of this western North Dakota city’s famous musical this month kicked off a new summer tourist season. Besides the Medora Musical,...
June 10, 2014 - 12:26pm
June 6, 2014
MnDOT seeking input on state highway safety plan
The Minnesota Department of Transportation invites public comment on the draft Minnesota Strategic Highway Safety Plan, a comprehensive policy plan that provides insight and direction on how to reduce traffic-related crashes. The public comment period is open from June 9 until...
June 6, 2014 - 11:00am