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Park Theatre marquee catches fire
Authorities investigate string of church burglaries in the Detroit Lakes area
West Fargo teen making most of life after terminal brain cancer diagnosis
Wanted: Photos of old Detroit Lakes squad cars: Model-maker steers for historical accuracy
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Smith leads by three after second round of 75th Women’s Amateur
Wounded Warriors Project to Try Sled Hockey
DL Babe Ruth baseball qualifies for State
17th annual Memorial Shorty wrestling camp July 31-Aug. 2
Duluth native Ham appears headed for larger role with Vikings
More than margaritas: National Tequila Day stirs up new recipes
Ticket to Work puts people back in the driver's seat
Recent storms spark memories of past tornadoes
Find strength, serenity this summer: Local yoga studios offer wide range of classes
Here comes the sun: Tips for summer skincare
Friends & Neighbors
Nurse Practitioner Joins Essentia Health St. Mary's-Detroit Lakes Clinic
Save on your summer road trip adventure
Minnesota Lottery continues to be recognized for its accounting and financial reporting
'Acting small, delivering big': Minnesota business makes name for itself in competitive automation industry
BBB, DLI warn against insurance deductible rebates
Arts and culture boost Minnesota, North Dakota economies, studies show
Friendship Day is July 30
Here's a sneak peek at some of the music coming to F-M area this fall
29 movies that scream summer
'Hardcore Troubadour' Steve Earle comes to Shooting Star this Friday
Jon Hall Christensen
Charles F. Willette
Emily K. Gravalin
Diane H. Haisley
Jamie Kay Anderson
Letter: Kudos to Becker County Landfill
Other Opinions: Restoring faith in representative democracy
Tribune editorial: An epidemic of drug overdoses
McFeely: Otter Tail County delays decision on Star Lake Casino
Lynn Hummel column: What if Moses had 10 more commandments?
Brad Laabs column: Weeds can be an angler's best friend
The intelligent, friendly gray jay
Designs being accepted for Minnesota Trout and Salmon Stamp
Purple martins faring well in parts of Minnesota
Brad Laabs column: Best lake? Best time to fish? No easy answers
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
July 22, 2017
Starry Trek 2017: Volunteers needed for citizen science event
Volunteers from across Minnesota are needed on Saturday, August 5 to participate in a statewide search for starry stonewort, Minnesota's newest aquatic invasive species. Hundreds of volunteers will gather at rendezvous sites statewide to learn how to identify starry stonewort and...
July 22, 2017 - 8:00am
March 3, 2017
Registration for Citizens Aquatic Invasive Species program now open
Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN — Registration is now open for AIS Detectors, a new volunteer network and science-based training program launched by the Minnesota Aquatic Invasive Species Research Center in partnership with University of Minnesota Extension. Participants will learn...
March 3, 2017 - 2:14pm
January 24, 2017
The heroes among us
From local law enforcement officials and healthcare workers to individuals volunteering their free time to help community members in need, the United Way's Everyday Hero Awards honor those who have a huge impact on Becker County each year - no matter how small the individual. Nominations...
January 24, 2017 - 9:00am
October 12, 2016
Becker County Jail volunteer nominated for volunteer of the year
Richard "Dick" Duffney, being nominated for Jail Programs Volunteer of the Year, has made it his life calling to minister those incarcerated...
October 12, 2016 - 9:22am
August 31, 2016
'God's Work...Our Hands'
Many local churches are coming together once again to "serve and love thy neighbors." For the fifth time, the Evangelical Lutheran Church in...
August 31, 2016 - 11:59am
July 24, 2016
Cheers to young volunteers
A lot of people say today’s youth don’t have the work ethic that adults had back when they were that age. They also get a bad rep for not being as willing to lend a hand when somebody needs it. If this is the case – and we’re not saying it’s completely true (maybe just partially…),...
July 24, 2016 - 5:20am
July 20, 2016
Young Catholics pour into DL area to volunteer
Sleeping on classroom floors, scraping paint off of houses in the sweltering summer heat, sharing shower space with people you’ve never met...
July 20, 2016 - 10:40am
July 8, 2016
Work at WE Fest, support a great cause
Looking for a way to have a little fun this summer, while supporting a great cause? Several area non-profits have teamed with the WE Fest country music festival to raise funds for their charity by providing volunteer services such as staffing hospitality booths, running shuttle services,...
July 8, 2016 - 5:40am
June 4, 2016
Volunteers needed for loon survey
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is seeking volunteers to help monitor the loon population in Itasca County in northeastern Minnesota. Volunteers are needed for one day during the June 24 through July 4 monitoring period. For the past 20 years, with the assistance...
June 4, 2016 - 5:00am
May 10, 2016
DL couple, Habitat volunteers break ground on new house; ready to move in this fall
The ground has officially been broken on Justin and Jayme Clark’s new home, courtesy of the local Habitat for Humanity board of directors....
Life/Friends & Neighbors
May 10, 2016 - 1:56pm
May 1, 2016
Local ‘heroes’ recognized for impact on the community
“This year, it was more evident than ever, we have heroes who walk among us…” Local United Way Executive Director Luann Porter opened the...
May 1, 2016 - 5:45am
April 22, 2016
Let’s Go Fishing chapter needs more volunteers
Fishing and boating means so much to thousands of people in the Detroit Lakes area every year. But what happens when one loses their mobility or someone to go with? Let’s Go Fishing is returning this outdoor experience to many whom may not otherwise have the opportunity to fish,...
April 22, 2016 - 5:45am
September 27, 2015
Lakes Area Young Life ‘captures the moment’
People say it all the time - children grow up so fast. That’s why this year volunteers and staff with Lakes Area Young Life are doing more...
September 27, 2015 - 5:40am
July 29, 2015
Let's Go Fishing 'nets' milestone
Since the Detroit Lakes Area Chapter of Let’s Go Fishing was first organized back in July 2008, the local non profit has managed to organize...
July 29, 2015 - 11:45am
July 22, 2015
Willing (Catholic) hearts get to work in DL
One minute, they’re painting a tool shed. The next, they’re clearing away brush and debris, trimming trees, replacing windows… even caulking...
July 22, 2015 - 11:45am