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November 27, 2012
Dancers swirled around the ballroom in the Historic Holmes Theatre on Saturday at the first powwow amd feast put on by the DEBWE youth group of Detroit lakes. The group is aiming to replace the Anishinaabe Center by holding community gatherings and teaching people about native culture.
Photo by - Nathan Bowe
Dancing and feasting, courtesy of DEBWE youth group
November 27, 2012 - 4:05pm
November 19, 2012
Lights and floats will light up Washington Avenue in Detroit Lakes Nov. 26, as Santa's Grand Parade of Lights rolls north through downtown.
Photo by - Brian Basham
Santa's Grand Parade of Lights set for Nov. 26 in Detroit Lakes
November 19, 2012 - 4:00pm
November 14, 2012
The Lake Region Veterans Color Guard stands at attention.
Photo by - Brian Basham
Never forget
November 14, 2012 - 8:26am
November 7, 2012
Children from around the world -- like Panama - are excited each year to receive shoeboxes through Operation Christmas Child filled with items including pencils, paper, soap and socks as well as fun items like stuffed animals, toys and candy. Over 1,000 shoeboxes from Detroit Lakes area residents are distributed among the millions given out each year.
Submitted Photo
Shoeboxes filled with love
November 7, 2012 - 12:18pm
October 30, 2012
A total of 15 local growers participated in this year's Giant Pumpkin Weigh-Off, entering pumpkins from 64 to more than 700 pounds.
Photo by - Marie Nitke
Thinking BIG in Ottertail
October 30, 2012 - 4:00pm
October 23, 2012
"Footloose" cast members (left to right) Braedon McDougall, Sam Velde, Brady Labine, Zane Freeman, Caleb Howard, Ian Fritz and Mark Shipman show off their fancy footwork.
Photo by - Brian Basham
October 23, 2012 - 2:54pm
October 16, 2012
Curt Uran and Gerald "Jeep" Roberts remove several lake sturgeon from a nylon gill net set on Round Lake last Thursday morning.The sturgeon will be measured, tagged and released in hopes of getting an accurate population count in years to come.
Photo by - Brian Basham
White Earth Fisheries nets, measures, tags lake sturgeon
October 16, 2012 - 12:49pm
October 9, 2012
The Holmes Theater ballroom was packed Saturday night for the Detroit Lakes Laker Hall of Honor induction ceremony.
Photo by - Brian Basham
Laker Hall of Honor inducts its third class
October 9, 2012 - 4:02pm
September 26, 2012
A.J. and Val Garzeau make a rubbing of the name Gary W Lindsay, who was their neighbor in Grand Forks, on the Vietnam Memorial Moving Wall. The Moving Wall was on display in Audubon last week.
Photo by - Brian Basham
Vietnam Moving Wall visits Audubon, public pays tribute to its fallen
September 26, 2012 - 8:38am
September 25, 2012
"Hunger Games"
Surprises on banned books list
September 25, 2012 - 9:06am
September 18, 2012
Visitors to the Tamarac Fall Festival are invited to wander the refuge's trails and take part in various nature-related activities.
Photo by - Brian Basham
Tamarac's Fall Fest
September 18, 2012 - 3:48pm
Dustin Lamppa shows the refrigerator he converted into a beer dispenser with two taps. Dave Wallis / The Forum
Tap setups bring draft beer from the bar to the home
September 18, 2012 - 9:54am
September 13, 2012
Richwood Winery Grape Stomp contestants jump feet first into barrels of grapes during the first-ever event Saturday afternoon.
Photo by - Brian Basham
Stomping up a storm
September 13, 2012 - 10:09am
September 5, 2012
School is now open, as students and faculty take in the state of the art facility that includes marble floors, wooden beams and stonework throughout the building.
Photo by - Brian Basham
The Circle of Life Academy brings pride to White Earth
September 5, 2012 - 1:28pm
August 29, 2012
The 2003 Hyundai Tiburon driven by the team of Derek McCorison and Paul Johansen zips by on a dusty back road during Saturday's Ojibwe Forests Rally.
Photo by - Brian Basham
Ojibwe Forests Rally brings fast cars to the north woods
August 29, 2012 - 1:30pm