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‘The Heiress’ allows small DL High School cast to display big emotional range
New hotel is legal, ethical wasp’s nest
Greenhouse lost to fire in Forest Lake
From floor to ceiling, Detroit Lakes students build cabin for area resort
DL school board whittles building choices to two
Hornet track teams place third at Pelican Rapids
Red River Valley Senior Golf Tour Thursday results
Laker boys runners-up at Bulldog Golf Invite
FM Athletics Youth Football registration open
Hornet girls fifth at Perham Invite
Heading off to summer Bible camp
Parenting a Pete can be painful
Judge not: Christian or not, there’s no room for judgment
Friday Matters: Everyday Dead Body Friend
Thursday Matters: Everyday let it GO
Friends & Neighbors
Downtown project to pave the way for revitalization
Small bump up in gas prices throughout MN
Essentia DL named ‘stroke ready hospital’
SJE acquires ICS Healy-Ruff for PRIMEX
Boman opens Edward Jones office in DL
Bike Rodeo in DL teaches kids safety
Duo Cavatina concert set Tuesday at Holmes Theatre
Celebrate Earth Day April 22
Garfield metal worker creates sculptures from used parts
Review: ‘Kumiko’ holds hidden treasures
Is your cell phone spying on you?
For the media, traditional values still matter
Letter: Think safety when near railroad tracks this summer
Letter: Newspaper, city not giving all info on hotel project
Dollar for dollar: Having an equal pay day
Minnesota state parks are for the birds
Get your boat, gear ready for spring fishing
American woodcock, common snipe return to northern woodlands
DNR awards more trap range grants
Get ready for early season open water pan fish bite
Spring Laker Book
Kids in the Trib
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 email@example.com 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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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