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MN Commerce Department warns Minnesotans about unclaimed property scams
Frazee native walks away unscathed after vehicle slides off highway into Devils Lake
Major Highway 10-Highway 59 intersection work begins today
Showcasing student art: DLHS hosts end-of-semester art show
Student in BHS yearbook: 'It is not what I said'
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Errors doom Laker nine at D-G-F
SOFTBALL: Hornets match season win total in busy week
GOLF: Hornet girls fourth at HOL Pelican
Panthers add to Hornet baseball struggles
DL softball bombards Spuds in sweep
Older Americans Month 2017: Age Out Loud
Perlmutter presents research at Carthage College
Column: Orange is the new blessing
The Lost Italian: Celebrating Norwegian culture with Fruktsuppe
A reluctant missionary: Local family felt called by God
Friends & Neighbors
Outlet Graphics has new graphic designer
MN gas prices up (almost) one cent
Detroit Lakes photographer earns master of photography
A different view: Sanford eye center remodels, adds optometrist
Nereson Chevrolet Cadillac has new sales and leasing consultant
Column: There's nothing quite like a fresh-grilled burger...
Country singers Dwight Yoakam, Mary Chapin Carpenter add Fargo Theatre shows
It's time to 'Leather Up for Lupus': DL Eagles Club to host 2nd annual charity ride this Saturday
Chris Young concert to kick off holiday weekend at Shooting Star
Lakes Area Farmer's Market opens Saturday: Peoples Park venue to offer variety of produce, slightly shortened hours
James O. Erickson
Clarice Lucille Ernst
Duane J. Husby
Jeanetta Lee "Poncho" Jones
Rural Minnesota leader: Lawmakers, please support County Program Aid
Advice to my son as he graduates high school
Hummel column: Graduation message for the 'first half' of the class
Guest Editorial: Positive changes for school lunches
Minnesota doctors say Republican health plan is a bad deal for patients and a bad deal for Minnesota
Getting squirrely: Be creative in keeping critters out of bird feeders
Walleye opener dubbed a 'big success'
Blane Klemek column: Minnesota wouldn't be the same without haunting call of the loon
Preparing to slay? Suggestions for opening weekend
MN CREP sign-up begins May 15, 2017
Consume those leafy greens for a healthy body
You've gotta have faith: Christian filmmakers start up business, teaching academy in rural Audubon
My Christmas in Denmark: Different traditions, same feel
Late arrival for New Year's baby: First birth of 2017 at Essentia Health-St. Mary's is Azyloh Roberts
DLHS named 'Safe Sports School'
Pine to Palm
May 13, 2017
Access Social Security online resources when traveling
Social Security is here for you when you're traveling, whether it's just a state away or when you're abroad. When you open a personal and secure...
May 13, 2017 - 7:00am
May 5, 2017
Park it: State parks offer sunny travel destinations close by
As the sun (finally) begins to shine its steady rays across Minnesota, residents stretch their legs, shake off those winter layers and head...
May 5, 2017 - 8:00am
Column: With glory moments come challenges
You, my dearest readers, have heard all of the wonderful things about exchange, and it's been a lot of fun writing about those parts. However, that's not the entirety of my exchange experience. I have had the most exhilarating moments of my life in the past nine months, but these...
May 5, 2017 - 5:00am
April 7, 2017
Column: Finding home in two parts of the world
It was approximately one year ago that I found out that I was going to a little town called Vojens in Denmark, and would be attending school in Haderslev. The morning I got the email from my counselor in Denmark, I excitedly Googled the town and found out that Vojens was known for...
April 7, 2017 - 7:00am
April 6, 2017
America the beautiful...: Local grandparents explore the country with grandchildren
When Connie and Dick Kovala of Detroit Lakes initially came up with the idea to take each of their grandchildren on trips for their respective...
April 6, 2017 - 1:00pm
March 11, 2017
Reaching out: Local residents travel to Mexico to spread love, faith
Although many see travel as a glamorous, exciting adventure, travel can also be inspiring, heartbreaking and enlightening. In February, nine...
March 11, 2017 - 10:00am
March 10, 2017
McCamant Column: Finding friends abroad
I spent sixteen years of my life in the Detroit Lakes and Frazee area. I wouldn't say I had my myself thoroughly established there--I always intended to move away--but I would say that I had a life there. Yet, seven months ago, I flew away from all of that to a host family who I...
March 10, 2017 - 5:00am
Communication errors and conversations
If you have ever read any of my articles before, you can probably tell that I am quite particular with how I phrase things. Now, in another country, I am learning that communication can be a bit more complicated when you are with people who aren't native speakers of English, despite...
February 10, 2017 - 6:00am
February 4, 2017
Kayaking Muir Inlet with whales, otters and icebergs
GLACIER BAY NATIONAL PARK, Alaska — On our final evening at Tlingit Point in Glacier Bay National Park, as we sat in our camp chairs on...
February 4, 2017 - 12:00pm
January 13, 2017
It's a jungle out there: DL family spends week in Costa Rican treehouse
April Thomas knows she has a little bit of a crazy side. "You only get one shot at life, right?" she said, fresh off a trip to Costa Rica, where...
January 13, 2017 - 6:30am
December 8, 2016
Want to be a snowbird?: Here’s what you should know before ‘taking flight’
Did you know that according to the National Centers for Environmental Information only ten states get less than five inches of snow each winter?...
December 8, 2016 - 10:30am
November 10, 2016
Holiday gift card demand remains "high" as consumers ask: Why?
Ask Richard Brigleb about gift cards, and he'll tell you about the $200 worth of plastic for a wine store and local restaurant he just found in his kitchen drawer. "I had totally forgotten about it," says Brigleb, a retired dentist from Fairfax, Va. But ask him if he'll buy gift cards...
November 10, 2016 - 9:58am
'Hygge', a new feeling I've had while in Denmark
There are some words in Danish that are untranslatable. For example, "sjov" or "sjovt" means both fun and funny. That can be confusing as fun and funny have different meanings in English. However, the hardest word to translate in Danish is most definitely "hygge".
November 10, 2016 - 8:41am
November 9, 2016
'I just want to see the world'; Detroit Lakes man on a mission to travel before retirement, not after
"Most people wait to travel until they are retired, but some people don't make it until that time," says Joey Nielson, a 20-year resident of...
November 9, 2016 - 8:35am
October 12, 2016
It 'pays to play' with Fire & Ice; DL woman wins trip of her dreams from charity event
At last year's Fire and Ice event designed to raise money for the St. Mary's Foundation, Diane Hughes found herself walking away a very lucky...
October 12, 2016 - 10:07am