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Ask A Trooper: Use 'zipper merge' to reduce wait times
MDA seeks public input on draft Nitrogen Fertilizer Rule
Star Lake Casino may go to vote of tribal members: New White Earth ordinance provides for referendum elections
White Earth has spent millions on Star Lake project
Minnesota rock hall of fame musician accused again of grabbing elderly woman's breast
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Frazee 14U champions at Bemidji tourney
"The Rec" still a hot spot for fun and nostalgia
Speed and Strength program benefiting Laker athletes year round
Angels blank New York Mills
Post 15 splits with Perham Buzz
NARFE elects new officers at annual meeting
DL's Lundberg to celebrate 100th birthday this Friday
DL Eagles score big in ritual competition
Gardening for the food shelf
Saturday celebration set for Russell Kent's 90th birthday
Friends & Neighbors
A rustic piece of home: New furniture and decor shop open on Lake Avenue
Essentia Health welcomes hospitalist in Detroit Lakes
Lakeland Mental Health Center welcomes new therapist
From family to family: New York Mills Dean’s Country Market has new local owners
Could you turn your hobby into a career?
Edible architecture at the DL Public Library
MSUM Summer Cinema Series opens July 10: Four summer Mondays to feature silent films and live music
Richwood Winery to host Summer Solstice Festival on Saturday
'A kind of merry war': Shakespeare in the Park's 'Much Ado' opens Thursday at DL's City Park
Duluth benefit concert to spotlight Native American artists
Daniel S. Loberg
James "JJ" Wilcox
Daniel S. Loberg
Lynn Hummel column: Can a woman do anything a man can do?
Letter: Veteran supports raising tobacco age
Opinion: Congress needs to reassert itself on use of force
Letter: New health law must cover pre-existing conditions
Eleven little mallards, swimming in a row
Outdoors column: Minnesota gulls come in three species
Brad Laabs column: Not all 'keepers' should be kept
Blane Klemek column: Discovering the scarlet tanager
Column: Fishing and finances
Blane Klemek column: Cuckoos feast on forest tent caterpillars
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
June 5, 2015
Who’s that? GIS workers in DL
Manholes, sanitary sewer water flowage, electrical poles, water mains, fire hydrants, lift stations … there’s a lot that makes up the public utilities infrastructure in Detroit Lakes. The city has much of it mapped out on paper, but this summer, a private contractor will take...
June 5, 2015 - 5:30am
April 23, 2014
Time to turn off the water
Those Detroit Lakes residents who have been running water to keep their pipes and service lines from freezing this winter can now shut off the water. Residents are being asked to check the temperature of their water, and if it is at least 40 degrees, faucets can be turned off....
April 23, 2014 - 12:00pm
February 16, 2014
In DL, water lines close to freezing
Over the past week, Detroit Lakes public utilities workers have been “super busy” handling more than 20 cases of residential service lines freezing up, said Josh Mason with the Public Utilities Department. A service line connects a house or business to a city water main under...
February 16, 2014 - 2:00pm
February 13, 2014
Water lines are freezing up in Detroit Lakes -- residents urged to check water temps, let faucets run
The Detroit Lakes Water Utility is advising all residents check their water temperature in an indoor faucet and let their water run due to a deeper-than-normal frost line. Detroit Lakes has had 20-plus service lines freeze up in the past week and the problem is not going away any...
February 13, 2014 - 3:44pm
November 17, 2013
DL wastewater woes
A lot of changes will be happening to the wastewater treatment plant in Detroit Lakes over the next nine years. While that may sound like...
November 17, 2013 - 12:00pm
November 14, 2013
Utility rate hikes in DL
Detroit Lakes utilities customers can expect to see rate increases next year for electricity and wastewater treatment. Wastewater treatment rates will go up about 5 percent as of Jan. 1. That’s about $1.34 per month for the average residential customer, according to Detroit Lakes...
November 14, 2013 - 5:00pm
August 28, 2013
Save power, get cash rebate
The city of Detroit Lakes recently presented Caribou Coffee a $1,440 check. Detroit Lakes Public Utilities participates in a program known...
August 28, 2013 - 9:46am
January 15, 2009
Regulators approve Big Stone II lines
ST. PAUL - Utility regulators backed a controversial plan today to build large electric transmission lines in western Minnesota, but required...
January 15, 2009 - 12:00am
January 13, 2009
Climate change action plan: Utilities worried about future
Unless Minnesota adopts a climate change action plan this session, state law bans construction of any new coal-fired power plants as of Aug. 1, and that scares utilities. At that point, "there would be a coal moratorium for any new growth in Minnesota," says Christina Pierson, executive...
January 13, 2009 - 12:00am
January 9, 2009
Big Stone II plant may be approved by regulators next week
ALEXANDRIA - After years of delays and debating, state regulators may clear the air next week on a pending western Minnesota electric transmission project related to the Big Stone II coal-fired power plant. The Minnesota Public Utilities Commission on Thursday plans to decide whether...
January 9, 2009 - 12:00am
May 11, 2008
Remmen awarded $1,000
Grant Remmen is a recipient of a $1,000 Missouri River Energy Services scholarship. Grant is a 2008 graduate of Detroit Lakes High School and the son of Larry and Kellie Remmen. He plans to attend the University of Minnesota in the Twin Cities. Graduating high school seniors whose...
May 11, 2008 - 12:00am