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Frazee wrestlers aid VFW with holiday flags at Oak Grove
Parsons, Lormis repeat all-conference performances
Foster 29th at NCAA Outdoor West Prelims
Titans end Raiders’ baseball season
Prowler pitching stymies Detroit Lakes
Column: Big winners, big losers
Turning back the pages
Ehnerts celebrate 50 years together
Yliniemi is UMC's Student Volunteer of the Year
DL's Weber graduates from NSU
Friends & Neighbors
Okeson named Director of Nursing for Emmanuel Nursing Home
Food waste is money down the drain
MN gas prices up two cents
DL Public Utilities earns Reliable Public Power Provider designation
Outlet Graphics has new graphic designer
Minnesota judge officially confirms heirs to Prince's $200M estate
Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, other acts headed to Fargo later this year
Local chef publishes culinary memoir
Column: There's nothing quite like a fresh-grilled burger...
Country singers Dwight Yoakam, Mary Chapin Carpenter add Fargo Theatre shows
Gabriel Nephi Megran
Dale W. Fagerlie
Ronald D. Lanoue Sr.
Victor M. Lindstrom
Remember to look around at the hurting heros among us
Lynn Hummel column: Everybody needs a Bud
Letter: Bad time to cut opioid drug prevention program
Letter: More than just a three-day weekend
Rural Minnesota leader: Lawmakers, please support County Program Aid
Getting squirrely: Be creative in keeping critters out of bird feeders
Walleye opener dubbed a 'big success'
Blane Klemek column: Minnesota wouldn't be the same without haunting call of the loon
Preparing to slay? Suggestions for opening weekend
MN CREP sign-up begins May 15, 2017
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
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
May 12, 2017
Twin Cities PBS seeks Vietnam War stories for digital story wall
The Vietnam War forever changed the lives of the people who fought in it and against it. In collaboration with other Minnesota PBS stations, Twin Cities PBS (TPT) is launching "Minnesota Remembers Vietnam," a year-long initiative aimed at remembering, honoring and understanding the...
May 12, 2017 - 2:33pm
May 6, 2017
Veterans of fishing: Nonprofit takes military veterans out on Mississippi River
With 40-degree temperatures and thick cloud cover, last Saturday was not ideal for a fishing excursion. That didn't stop Fishing with Vets, a...
May 6, 2017 - 2:00pm
April 20, 2017
Stand Down for Veterans is April 26 in Detroit Lakes
Veterans will have the chance to receive some free services, including free legal advice, at an April 26 Stand Down from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Kent Freeman Arena at the Becker County Fairgrounds. Services will include free meals, help with VA benefits, free clothing (military surplus...
April 20, 2017 - 10:00am
April 5, 2017
Zingers donate $500 to Fergus Falls Veterans Home
April 5, 2017 - 10:13am
March 20, 2017
Minnesota tax bills seek reductions for veterans' spouses
ST. PAUL—Widows and widowers of disabled military veterans in Minnesota could be eligible for a permanent property tax exemption after...
March 20, 2017 - 6:23pm
February 26, 2017
Request to DL city is Lima Charlie (loud and clear): Veterans groups propose display of tanks, fighter jet, navy boat
Imagine an F-16 fighter jet, a Navy patrol boat, a Bradley Fighting Vehicle and an M1A1 Abrams tank permanently on display in Veterans Park...
February 26, 2017 - 1:00pm
December 29, 2016
Letter: Thanks for braving the freezing cold to salute veterans
On Dec. 14, with temperatures below zero, volunteers with the assistance of City of Detroit Lakes employees honored those who serve and sacrifice for our nation. In ceremonies at Veterans Park and the Grand Army of the Republic, as well as a wreath placement at the Grand Army of the...
December 29, 2016 - 10:00am
December 17, 2016
Klobuchar bill improves veterans crisis line
Cheers to U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar. Legislation that she and Sen.r John Thune (R-SD) led to improve the Veteran Suicide Crisis Line had been signed into law by the president. The Veterans Crisis Line is a toll-free number that provides vital support to veterans and their family members...
December 17, 2016 - 11:00am
Let’s Go Fishing helped get more than 1,200 area youth, veterans and seniors out on the water in 2016
It was another successful year for the Detroit Lakes Area Chapter of Let's Go Fishing, the local non-profit that offers free fishing and boating...
November 17, 2016 - 8:38am
November 11, 2016
Local 4-H kids touch lives with patriotic quilts, pillowcases
If you want to cover somebody in love, compassion and gratitude, there's just something about a quilt that can't be beat. Four local 4-H members...
November 11, 2016 - 5:00am
November 10, 2016
Keeping our promises to veterans
Each year on Veterans Day, I think about the military men and women I had the honor to meet when I took part in several overseas USO tours before I became a U.S. senator. Those tours not only gave me the chance to help entertain our troops stationed in places like Iraq, Kuwait, and...
November 10, 2016 - 9:12am
October 26, 2016
Minnesota legislators take historic stride in veteran care
A corrective story to one this newspaper published earlier this month: Local veterans groups spoke out about funding cuts it was seeing for its military funerals, which is indeed the case, but the article stated the cuts were coming from the state, when in fact they were federal cuts....
October 26, 2016 - 11:55am
May 29, 2016
Local soldiers are remembered as a decade passes since their ultimate sacrifice
Sacrifice. It can be a word hard for somebody to wrap their minds around when the word truly becomes reality. Before that word hits home, it...
May 29, 2016 - 5:40am