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Explicit Minn. Craigslist revenge post conviction overturned
Friends, teammates remember teen who collapsed at ballgame, later died
Minn. man dies after two pickups collide
Rebels win 10th straight and advance in 8AA playoffs
Paul McDonald to direct Pacesetter championship basketball camp in Walker July 21-23
Halverson paces Frazee track at subsections
Raiders qualify for section in three events
DL couple plans wedding visit around national parks
Artichokes can help kids learn to love veggies
Spouses of Social Security beneficiaries can apply for Medicare at age 65
Wyatt Gene Swyter
Friends & Neighbors
New early childcare center opens in DL
Minnesota adds 7,400 jobs, jobless rate drops
Zurn named Farmers Feed the World rep
B&G Club Thrift Store gives away furniture
March of Dimes gives Essentia DL honors
Street Faire at the Lakes still on
MN State Fair concert tickets now on sale
Library summer kickoff set May 28
Chappelle coming to Fargo June 23
Cormorant Art Show set July 11-12
Follow the rules and stop AIS
It’s time to reform crop insurance
MN lawmakers hit deadline with too much undone
Letter: DL City Council should be designated AIS
Letter: DL schools need to follow grading policy
Northern Minnesota study focuses on sandhill cranes
Otter Tail Lakes Country Fishing Report
Zebra mussels found in Christmas Lake
Cool weather, water slow the bite down
Bats are incredible creatures to enjoy during twilight travels
Lake & Home Real Estate - June 2015
Summer Scene - May 2015
Discover the outdoors at wildlife sanctuary
Try one of the many golf courses in the area
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
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 to make a full vacation out of the trip. With a little planning, they decided to visit Zion, Bryce Canyon and the Grand Canyon national...
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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 along Highway 10, but Minnesota state transportation officials say enjoy it while you can. Work along Highway 10 will stop and all lanes...
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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 the cable box and remote? Question: Help! Verizon lost the cable boxes and remotes I returned to it via UPS after I moved out of...
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 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