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Changing lanes: Tyler Shipman car show seeks family to help
Goodbye, phosphorus--Rice Lake project moving forward
Hot jobs in Becker County: Majority of jobs only requiring two-year degrees
Crime & accidents
Clay County man charged with taking video, photos of nude child
DL Youth baseball sign-up and skill assessment March 5-9
Laker boys pull away from Rangers in second half
Congratulations Laker Gymnastics
Lamoureuxs ready for one more shot at gold
Warroad girls look to take home state hockey title
It's almost time to light the 'Fire in February': DL preacher's plans taking shape to mobilize community to read Bible's Book of Acts
'Fire in February': DL preacher hopes to mobilize local faith community to read Bible's Book of Acts
LP-A Elementary recognized for achieving positive student outcomes
Snappy side: Festive Pomegranate Salad sure to shine on holiday menu
Social Security supports veterans, active duty military personnel
friends & neighbors
Speakeasy sells to buyer who plans to lease building to Spitfire Bar & Grill
Minnesota gas prices down 2.5 cents this week
Survey: U.S. farmland values outpaced by overall land values: Number of sales up, too
Minnesota consumers warned not to borrow from unlicensed online lenders
Dept of Revenue offers tips for choosing the right professional tax preparer
What's new in lakes area entertainment this week
Break out the chocolate and wine for that special valentine
Heartfelt harmonies: Barbershop singers to deliver musical valentines on Feb. 14
'The Grumpy Gardener' provides a shovelful of ideas for minimizing gardening angst
Talking Stick accepting literary submissions
Owen Milo Accola
Supporting Denny McNamara
Ed & JoAnne Lillis
Hildur "Peg" Coen
George Anthony Oja
Suzanne J. Rogstad
Anna Marie Smith
Letter: One in four high schoolers now use tobacco products
Solar, wind power mean jobs for Minnesota
What people don't know about genetic testing can hurt them
Letter: Negotiator questions vote by DL School Board member
Life is short--buy the shoes
It's nest-building time for bald eagles
Brad Laabs column: Got the itch? Here are some open water spots
Refuting 'keyboard cowboys,' Wis. man verifies authenticity of famous entangled bucks
Don't let fish freeze before cleaning
Cold doesn't stop fun-loving river otters
Adolescent anxiety is on the rise, and social media may be part of the problem
Minnesota Made: Enjoy some movies shot in the Lake of 10,000 Lakes
For the love of the homeless: DL native Luke Pechmann poses for animal adoption pin-up calendar
Welcome to the dark side: Local museum's first 'After Dark' event brings sold-out crowds
Minn. mom, former Olympic swimmer, competes for $1M on Survivor TV show
Polar Fest ends with a bang – and a splash
'Building the Ice Palace': Artist Hans Gilsdorf reflects on challenges of construction
Snow much fun: DLHS art students make larger-than-life snow sculptures as part of Polar Fest
Tomorrow is last chance for kids to play in Preschool Palace
To the ends of the earth and back: Minnesota native Ann Bancroft has visited both North, South Poles
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December 22, 2017
Wreaths Across America: DL joins thousands of U.S. communities honoring local veterans
For the third year, Detroit Lakes joined over 1,300 participating locations across the nation and throughout the world to honor local veterans...
December 22, 2017 - 11:00am
November 11, 2017
Social Security supports veterans, active duty military personnel
Supporting veterans and active duty members of the military is a key part of Social Security's mission. Our disability program has helped countless...
November 11, 2017 - 11:00am
November 1, 2017
Veterans invited to talk to DL high school students
Military veterans are invited to enjoy a good breakfast, attend an assembly and tell their stories to small groups of students at Detroit Lakes...
November 1, 2017 - 2:00pm
October 10, 2017
After years of searching Goodridge, Minn., man returns WWII vet's watch
GOODRIDGE, Minn.—A local Goodridge, Minn., man searching for the owner of a watch thought that answers would bring closure, but instead, the...
October 10, 2017 - 8:16am
September 28, 2017
Social Security is there for those who served our country
The men and women who served our country in the military can count on Social Security to be there for them throughout their lives. Active duty...
September 28, 2017 - 4:34pm
September 3, 2017
To Iraq and back, to make a difference: Frazee veteran honored for community service
In her quiet, steady way, Iraq War veteran Kayla Simon of Frazee has made an outsized difference in the community, and people have noticed. Simon,...
September 3, 2017 - 10:17am
July 27, 2017
Tribune Editorial: DL City Council got it wrong this time, but that's not all they've done
Being a big fish in a small pond isn't easy. People try to spear you...(figuratively). When you are a city councilman, county commissioner, school board member, law enforcement head or anybody that steps up to take on any leadership role, you will get questioned. You will get hammered...
July 27, 2017 - 3:42pm
July 17, 2017
Guest Editorial: Disabled veterans now get free access to state parks
Here's good news for veterans — especially those who enjoy the outdoors. Active military personnel in any branch or unit of the U.S. Armed Forces and veterans with a service-related disability are now eligible to receive a free year-round vehicle permit that will provide them...
July 17, 2017 - 12:00pm
July 12, 2017
We love our veterans
The Height-of-Land 69'ers' 4-H Club members were all busy making fleece blankets. The club was able to make 15 blankets and donate to the Becker...
July 12, 2017 - 3:20pm
June 28, 2017
For the love of our vets: Veteran's Invitational Golf Classic held in DL
"Freedom isn't free. People pay a price for it. So if we don't stand up for the people who pay that price, who will?" said Laurette Paulson,...
June 28, 2017 - 2:39pm
June 12, 2017
A ride to remember: Ecumen residents take convertible ride to Oak Grove on Memorial Day
Honoring our veterans has been a tradition at Ecumen Detroit Lakes for several years. About six years ago, U.S. Marine Corps veteran Melvin Hodnefield...
June 12, 2017 - 1:06pm
June 3, 2017
A peaceful place for healing pain : At Detroit Lakes-area retreat, military widows forge lasting connections
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — As members of the North Dakota Air National Guard here in 2011, Matt and Micaela Brancato lost two dear friends...
June 3, 2017 - 9:00am
May 29, 2017
Sen. Amy Klobuchar column: Honoring our fallen heroes, by caring for those heroes still with us
All across our state, families gather each Memorial Day to remember those members of our military we've lost. It's a time to reflect on how we honor these fallen heroes and how to best treat those heroes still with us. This year marks the 100th Anniversary of our nation entering World...
May 29, 2017 - 10:00am
May 24, 2017
A patriotic tribute: Oak Grove's Avenue of Flags honoring local veterans every Memorial Day weekend since 1990
Starting this Friday afternoon and continuing through Memorial Day, the avenues of Detroit Lakes' Oak Grove Cemetery will be lined with large...
May 24, 2017 - 10:25am
May 15, 2017
Ogema VFW Post 9880 & Auxiliary and White Earth Veterans' Association to visit area cemeteries
The Ogema VFW Post 9880 & Auxiliary and the White Earth Veterans' Association will be remembering the nation's armed forces this Memorial Day (May 29) with a full morning of area cemetery visitations. The schedule is as follows: Assemble at Ogema VFW Hall: 7:30AM St. Columba's Episcopal...
May 15, 2017 - 12:00pm