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Cancer awareness, knowledge is prevention
Driver of potato truck injured in crash near Perham
'We need more space': Domestic abuse keeps White Earth shelter full
'Rescued dogs, rescuing veterans'; Patriot Assistance Dogs program celebrates five years with reunion, graduation
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Lakers down Prowlers in five-set thriller
DL Youth Hockey fundraiser banquet Oct. 14
Middle schoolers revive Chess Club
HALL OF HONOR: 2006 girls golf first-ever state champions
School record falls for second straight home swim meet
The beauty of God's Grace
'We have so much to celebrate'; At 99 years old, First Lutheran gets a facelift
Mn State colleges, universities wave application fees in October
There's a new pastor in town
Finding God all over this socialist, nonreligious country
Friends & Neighbors
Green awarded by small-business group
Essentia Health Welcomes Licensed Psychologist in Detroit Lakes
Shaping up your business: Biz boot camp set for Oct. 17
Renting a car
BD’s Gas and Grub under new ownership
Maplewood to host Leaf Days this weekend
MN singer-songwriter to give Saturday concert at Holmes
It's time to put a stop to bullying
Grand opening celebration for The Barn in NYM set Oct. 1
Tamarac Fall Festival set for Oct. 1; waterfowl themes abound
Duane L. Erickson
DeAnn K. Helliksen
Jerome F. "Jody" Muench
William V. "Bill" Vipond
Larry A. Hanson
Student Republican assaulted prior to debate because she was wearing pro-Trump clothing
Jacob can now rest, parents should not
Thank you for a successful rotary blood screening
Big garbage, big economy
Stop the lies against Eken
A couple of shotgun experts find out what they've been missing in mourning dove hunting
Waterfowl hunting season now open in Minnesota
National tourney shows amazing bass catch in Minnesota
Rarely seen, the tough, wily fisher lives among us
Pheasant numbers up 29 percent over last year
Puppies saved from high-kill Texas shelter look for DL homes
A surprising celebration: DL's LuAnn Porter honored for 25 years with United Way
Three years and counting: DL family opens up about adoption struggles
Fired up for hunting season; Local Sportsman’s Clubs have their sights set on you
Pine to Palm
October 12, 2013
Veterans await shutdown resolution
ST. PAUL -- Two federal government shutdown episodes stand out for U.S. Rep. Tim Walz. One is families of military personnel killed in duty not receiving federal aid they were due. The other is World War II veterans, elderly men and women just off an airplane, not being allowed...
October 12, 2013 - 10:19am
September 25, 2013
Patriot dog teams will be honored
Since its inception two years ago, the Patriot Assistance Dogs (PAD) program at Lucky Dog Boarding & Training Center has produced 13 certified service dog/handler teams. On Sunday, eight of those teams will be honored at a special graduation ceremony and awards recognition...
September 25, 2013 - 12:45pm
May 22, 2013
Veterans, community invited to Ride for Healing May 28
Detroit Lakes will be one of the Department of Minnesota Veterans of Foreign Wars’ ‘Rally Points’ for the weeklong Ride For Healing. All veterans and the community are invited to the Jess-Omundson VFW Post 1676 on May 28 at 10:30 a.m. State Veterans of Foreign Wars...
May 22, 2013 - 10:47am
March 15, 2013
Group transportation for area veterans
In northwest Minnesota, accessibility to services offered by the Veterans Administration Medical Centers is limited by the distance veterans need to travel to reach them. Thanks to the V4V (Veterans For Veterans) Foundation and Disabled American Veterans-Minnesota (DAV-MN), however,...
March 15, 2013 - 4:35pm
Helping veterans get better medical access
According to the Minnesota Department of Veterans Affairs, there are currently a little over 33,000 military veterans living in northwestern Minnesota. Of those, more than 13,600 are receiving treatment at the Veterans Administration Medical Centers in Fargo and St.
February 15, 2013 - 1:26pm
Clay County studies court to address concerns of vets
MOORHEAD, Minn. -- It took Thomas Coleman about six seconds to realize he was about to kill his wife. The Army National Guard specialist was...
February 15, 2013 - 8:41am
May 23, 2012
Flags are flying at Veterans Memorial Park in DL
The Veterans Memorial Park flag dedication ceremony was held Saturday morning in Detroit Lakes. Sod for the park was in place and the new flags...
May 23, 2012 - 4:04pm
Disabled American Veterans Auxiliary-Lakeland chapter elects officers
The Lakeland chapter of the Disabled American Veterans (DAV) Auxiliary meets on the first Tuesday of each month, March through November, at the...
May 23, 2012 - 11:12am
November 16, 2011
Emmanuel celebrates veterans
A week before Veterans Day, photos of some of the Emmanuel Community resident's service pictures were put on display in a cabinet. Emmanuel...
November 16, 2011 - 12:27pm
November 15, 2011
Purposeful walk: WWII vet, 87, hikes 28 miles to emphasize his patriotism
November 15, 2011 - 8:51am
November 12, 2011
Three cheers for veterans
Three years ago, on April 8, 2008, a resolution was introduced to the Detroit Lakes City Council by veteran Jim Hanlon, calling for the establishment...
November 12, 2011 - 5:07pm
November 11, 2011
For one Afghanistan vet, honoring comrades isn't enough
"It's been tougher than anything I've went through over there," said Brody Welsh, his voice turning husky as tears welled up in his eyes. "From...
November 11, 2011 - 9:10am
May 25, 2011
There is a lot going on for Memorial Day
Traditionally, the Memorial Day holiday is meant to be celebrated as a time of remembrance, for those who have died in the service of their country. But...
May 25, 2011 - 12:27pm
May 13, 2011
CLIMB FOR HEROES: Grand Forks' Ben Lunak among soldiers, NFL types to scale Mount Kilimanjaro
Ben Lunak of Grand Forks will start today on a climb of Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania, Africa. The climbing expedition includes Lunak and three...
May 13, 2011 - 8:34am
October 5, 2010
Veterans benefit to expire soon -- payments due to those whose tours were extended, or due to 'stop loss'
WASHINGTON - Military members whose service was involuntarily extended, or whose retirement was suspended between September 11, 2001 and September 30, 2009, due to stop loss are entitled to retroactive payments of $500 for each month they were extended, according to Department of...
October 5, 2010 - 9:12am