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Man in custody after Becker County chase that hit speeds of nearly 120 mph
Search continues for victim after boat collision on Park Rapids lake
Students sought for Verizon's app challenge
Third annual Never Give Up 5k coming to Frazee
5-year-old fighting for life after tragic farm accident
Lakers prepare in annual Red White scrimmage
Fergus Falls shuts out Laker tennis
League champions Burnside's win softball tournament title
Second half flurry gives Laker boys first win in 20 games
SOCCER: Last second OT goal lifts Flyers over Laker girls
Park Rapids dancer trains with renowned Rockettes
Miss Wolf Lake Pageant is Aug. 26
Tasty summer slaw Recipe showcases fresh veggies, ND canola oil
Friends & Neighbors
'Brew boys' bring new flavor
State gains 11,300 jobs in July
Bell Bank hires Amundson, promotes Erickson
Waubun Insurance Agency purchased
The Inn at Dunvilla opens
Man of 1,000 voices
Headwaters Center programming resumes Sept. 6 in Armory Square
Medora Musical ticket sales break 100,000
Down to the Nitty Gritty: McEuen talks Dirt Band, Music on the Mountain
Let your local library help you update your home
Roger W. Gottenborg
Mary Ellen Marks
Thomas Raymond Savageau
Maurice F. "Maury" Gagnier
Barbara (Duncan) Erickson
Read more, watch less TV: Follow these steps and become an informed voter
All MN students now taking ACTs
Columnist Rob Port has secret agenda--affiliated with the Koch brothers
The tale of my trip to Denmark, it's the 'perfect country for me'
Letter: Democrats are dead wrong on their energy platform
Electronics now a key part of fishing
Hundreds to attend Hiking Fest Aug. 27 at Itasca Park
This songbird has a killer attitude
Wolves are intelligent and social
'Coffee with the Council' set Saturday in DL
DL Jaycees fire up for 2nd annual Rib Fest
Wething celebrates 88 years
Theater for everyone
Pine to Palm
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
May 6, 2015
Firefighters working tirelessly this year
Thankfully, rain is in the forecast for the near future. No question about it, we still need a lot though. Thursday, Sunday and Monday are all forecasted for rain. With a drier than usual winter, this drier than usual spring is causing problems. There seems to be no happy...
May 6, 2015 - 12:15pm
April 2, 2015
Adopt-A-Highway saves state millions of dollars
Volunteers helping with the Adopt a Highway program picked up 970,000 pounds — more than 100 dump truck loads — of litter in 2014, saving the state an estimated $7 million, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation. The Adopt a Highway program is staffed by more...
April 2, 2015 - 5:55am
February 17, 2015
RSVP, Boys & Girls Club make ‘Valentines for Vets’
In honor of the 2015 Martin Luther King Day of Service, 48 kids at the Detroit Lakes Boys and Girls Club spent the afternoon with volunteers...
February 17, 2015 - 3:13pm
January 30, 2015
Eagles host Feb. 14 blood drive
The Detroit Lakes Eagles Aerie 2342 will be hosting their annual blood drive on Valentine’s Day this year. The drive will take place from 8 a.m. to noon on Saturday, Feb. 14 in the Eagles Club, 112 W. Holmes St., Detroit Lakes. Call Mary Lee at 218-847-8958 for more information. United...
January 30, 2015 - 7:30am
October 19, 2014
It’s that time of the year: Red Kettle volunteers are needed
Yes, it seems early, but it’s time to start thinking about the Red Kettle Campaign. Bell ringing starts less than a month from now on Nov....
October 19, 2014 - 10:00am