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Band scheduled for St. Paul concert finds when they get there, drummer was left at ND rest stop on bathroom break
'Snakes in the grass:' 2 firms accused of scamming seniors, veterans
Charge: Fargo man scams Minnesota public assistance programs of more than $300,000 over six years
Stomp That Stigma, Becker County Energize pair up on trauma-sensitive trainings
Ringing in a new year...of campers: Stolen mess hall bell returned to Camp Cherith after 35 years
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Hagedorn honored with Lifetime Laker Booster award
Keeler-Johnson leaves DL for Valley City State
Natalie Roth third at Minnesota Women's Open
Two regional football teams testing out new helmet technology
Hoge to compete at Bobcat golf tournament
Why it pays to keep a careful eye on your earnings record
Column: The legend of Old Three Legs
Turning back the pages
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Painting past ALS: Man adapts by holding brush in mouth
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Learning to lead: LEADERship Detroit Lakes now accepting applications
Average retail gasoline prices in Minnesota remain unchanged
Disney to end Netflix deal, sets launch of ESPN and Disney-branded streaming services
Move over Ticketmaster: Amazon in talks to offer event ticketing in U.S.
Minnesota Resort & Campground Association launches Century Resort Recognition Program
Dixieland band coming to Pelican Rapids
Pageant kicks off Wolf Lake Harvest Fest this Friday
Perham's 47th Pioneer Festival set Aug. 19-20
A puppet pageant, times two: Performances set this weekend in NYM and Perham
National Aviation Day is Aug. 19
Gene and Linda (Zurn) Walz
Kathleen "Kathy" Sharon Gigstead
Stephen John "Packy" Pachel
Byrne Ray Hildebrand
Klobuchar: 'Alternative facts' and muzzling the press are unacceptable
Lee Hamilton: My impression of nine presidents I've worked with
Letter: DL nurse supports Tobacco 21 initiative
Local produce star of this potato salad
Tribune Editorial: Why our blank front page today matters
Blue jays are fascinating to watch
Jig raps are a lot of work, but they catch walleye
Bluebirds in Minnesota are easy to love
Mille Lacs reopens to walleye fishing Aug. 12
Brad Laabs column: Old-school rigging still brings in the walleye
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
Gillam snaps Renner’s streak to take Super Senior crown
Piatz picks up second Pine to Palm Mid-Am title
Ystebo cruises to Pine to Palm Senior title
Chris Swenson captures the 85th Pine to Palm championship
Swenson versus Miller for Pine to Palm championship
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
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