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Spirit, soul and body: Free seminar this Saturday at Ecumen to focus on keys to healthy living
'Suspicious vehicle' call leads to marijuana charge
Burned-out headlight leads to marijuana charge
Two charged in storage shed break-in
One-car rollover between Perham, New York Mills ends in injury
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Haire impresses at UMC spring game
Smith selected to NCAA Regionals
Lakers move up to No. 8 in Class AAA
Roth earns all-tournament honors at Summit Championship
Norman County West in danger of losing fall and winter sports
Social Security in plain language
Luecks celebrating 50 years together
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Simons welcome twin daughters
'What Patients Say, What Doctors Hear': Listening is important--on both sides of the doctor's exam table
Friends & Neighbors
'It was time to pass the baton': Dean's Country Market in Perham, NY Mills sold to Central Market owners
MN gas prices down since last week
SJE-Rhombus receives chapter 2017 ESOP Company of the Year award
‘It was time to pass the baton’: Dean’s Country Market in Perham, NY Mills sold to Central Market owners
Midwest Workwear has new store manager
Rosanne Cash coming to Holmes Theatre May 5
Canine lovers, take note: National Puppy Day is almost here
A night dressed in neon: Holmes Theatre's Motion fundraiser to feature Post Traumatic Funk Syndrome
It's Shakespeare... with an apocalyptic twist: Detroit Lakes High School's spring play views British history through a zombie-infested lens
Column: Mosquitoes sometimes more than just annoying: Insect's bite can transmit malaria, which is fatal if left untreated
Janice L. Herman
Neil Daniel "Peel" Englund
Edward DaWaine Sawyer
Willow Skye Forsberg
Paula Quam column: A humble hello, a heavy-hearted goodbye
Letter: War with North Korea would be a big mistake
Other Opinions: It's working, don't give up on effort to clean up Great Lakes
Letter: Doctors are on your side, elected officials should be, too
Earth Day--by the numbers
Column: Whistling past the graveyard--wood ducks make big comeback
Brad Laabs column: Enjoy hunting panfish until 'fishing opener' May 12
Brad Laabs column: Ice is gone, get ready to launch your boat
Outdoors column: Wild turkeys are a Minnesota success story
Blane Klemek column: Little bird that could: the northern saw-whet owl
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
Severe Weather Announcements (3)
May 17, 2015
Local vets to hold Memorial events
The veterans will march, the trumpets will sound, and the flags will fly. It is all part of the annual Memorial Day tradition that splashes patriotic...
May 17, 2015 - 5:00am
April 18, 2015
Stand down for veterans April 23
Veterans will have the chance to do some one-stop shopping for services, including free legal advice, at an April 23 stand down from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Kent Freeman Arena at the county fairgrounds. “At least 60 venders will be there, and it will be more family-oriented...
April 18, 2015 - 5:00am
February 25, 2015
Assisting veterans with G.I. Bill
When Eric Abell retired from the Air Force after more than 25 years, he needed a little break from the military. Not long after retirement though,...
February 25, 2015 - 11:30am
February 4, 2015
Top Legion officer on PTSD, suicide
The national commander of the American Legion visited Detroit Lakes Monday afternoon to speak to a crowd of over 100 local Legion members about...
February 4, 2015 - 12:00pm
February 1, 2015
Minnesota veterans groups fight to stay together
The recent closing of the American Legion Club in Bemidji surprised some veterans in the area, even though they also are experiencing the struggle...
February 1, 2015 - 7:30am
December 17, 2014
Remember the forgotten veterans
When making out Christmas cards to send to friends and family this season, at least one local veteran is asking everyone to consider adding at least one or two cards to that list. By addressing a card “To A Veteran,” and sending it to the Fargo VA Medical Center or Minnesota...
December 17, 2014 - 2:30pm
March 22, 2014
DAV reaching out to others
Disabled American Veterans Lakeland Chapter 31 presented a check for $1,000 to Linda Wiedewitsch of Patriot Assistance Dogs to be used for medical...
March 22, 2014 - 6:00am
March 6, 2014
Minnesota bill would give veterans option of asking for Veterans Day off
ST. PAUL – Minnesota veterans could request to take off Veterans Day under a bill that a House committee passed Wednesday. Rep. Andrew Falk, D-Murdock, said that veterans often cannot attend events honoring them because they are stuck at work. “This is a holiday meant to...
March 6, 2014 - 9:51am
November 2, 2013
Veterans are free at Clay County museum
The Historical and Cultural Society of Clay County, the organization that runs the museum at the Hjemkomst Center, invites all veterans to visit the museum located in Moorhead for free on Sunday, Nov. 10, from noon-5 p.m. and Monday, Nov. 11, from 9 a.m.–5 p.m. for Veterans Day. All...
November 2, 2013 - 8:00am
October 14, 2013
Veterans programs may soon feel sting of budget impasse
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 14, 2013 - 8:42am
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