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United Way needs help: Local chapter $49,000 short of goal
County tax levy to drop: Preliminary numbers show 1.4% decrease
Video is key in Walmart bomb scare
Winter weather blows in
Boys Swimming & Diving Preview: Lakers enter season with higher goals set
Twins sign Nolasco to record contract
Wild shut out visiting Flyers
Durant's triple-double pushed Thunder past Wolves
Boys Hockey: Lakers fall to Warroad
In the Zone
Life after retirement: Retirees face financial, emotional challenges
Howard Kossover: Where Social Security benefits come from
Rylee Sue Fingalson
Niilo Adam Tervola Hultberg
Friends & Neighbors
Shevlin 93-year-old takes doe with grandfather’s 146-year-old rifle
Brad Laabs: New technology makes ice fishing more enjoyable
Blane Klemek: Spinning some yarns about wildlife myths
Brad Laabs: Ice is forming on area lakes; be cautious anglers
Mille Lacs walleye regulation to remain the same
LETTER: Caregivers keep having to do more and more with less
Our Opinion: We don’t miss the dysfunction
Eric Bergeson: Where would we be without beepers?
Sen. Amy Klobuchar: Lessons learned from our farmers
Our Opinion: 7,000 new reasons to shop local
Holiday events aplenty in the DL area
This Week in Entertainment
Concert Friday Dec. 6th in DL
Danell Haspel: Celebrate the Winter Solstice at the DL Library
‘A Christmas Carol’ opens Dec. 5 at Long Lake Theatre
BISON TICKET AUCTION: Auction winner is John H at $150!!
Congratulations Laker Football
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July 27, 2011
Becker County Transit Becker County Transit has the need for volunteer drivers in the Detroit Lakes area. Volunteer drivers use their own vehicles to provide transportation to Becker County residents, and are reimbursed for their mileage and expenses. Reimbursed expenses are not...
July 27, 2011 - 1:06pm
November 10, 2009
Head Start Program The Mahube Community Council runs a Head Start pre-school program. Volunteers assist teachers by reading to children, organizing playground activities and helping with other activities. Contact: Marcia Otte at 847-1385. The Refuge Calling on the Clerically-Gifted:...
November 10, 2009 - 3:28pm
May 27, 2009
MDA camp looking for volunteer counselors
The Muscular Dystrophy Association is looking for volunteer camp counselors for the MDA Summer Camp held at Camp Courage in Maple Lake from May 30 to June 5. Those aged 16 and older are encouraged to apply Camp counselors work one-on-one with their campers, who range in age from...
May 27, 2009 - 3:31pm
April 10, 2009
Giving back to hospice
As a young teenager, Chelsea Swenson lost her mother to the battle of cancer. Before she passed away, Swenson's mother was on hospice support, which got Swenson involved during the healing process. In the fall of 2007, after her mother had died, Swenson, now 16 and a junior at...
April 10, 2009 - 2:09pm
September 18, 2008
The Refuge Calling on the Clerically-Gifted: Volunteers needed for part-time office help at the Refuge, 921 8th Street, Detroit Lakes. Basic computer skills necessary, good organizer, help with a variety of projects. You pick hours, but request a few hours a day during work w...
September 18, 2008 - 12:00am
September 8, 2008
Park Rapids volunteer firefighters respond 24/7
PARK RAPIDS - When a 911 call comes in, an electrician, a cook, a carpenter, a plumber, a parts manager, two excavators and a handful of city employees rush to the fire station. Their average response time is 4 minutes, getting from their day jobs to the fire hall. There they suit...
September 8, 2008 - 12:00am
August 4, 2008
Become a Minnesota Master Naturalist volunteer
Do you enjoy learning about the natural world? If so, consider becoming a Minnesota Master Naturalist volunteer. MSU-Moorhead Science Center is hosting a Minnesota Master Naturalist Volunteer Training beginning Aug. 28 and running through Oct. 30. Master Naturalist volunteers...
August 4, 2008 - 12:00am
April 20, 2008
Emmanuel to host volunteer celebration
Emmanuel Community, which includes Emmanuel Nursing Home, The Madison, Lamplighter Manor, Catered Living Services and Emmanuel's new addition The Cottage, will recognize over 200 adult volunteers and over 50 youth volunteers, as well as Corporate Employee Volunteer Partners SJE Rhombus...
April 20, 2008 - 12:00am
April 2, 2008
Pay it forward -- Unusual Rhombus plan helps Emmanuel
Emmanuel Community in Detroit Lakes, along with its parent company Ecumen, was voted as one of the region's "best places to work" by the Minneapolis-St. Paul Business Journal in 2007. Also last year, Detroit Lakes' SJE Rhombus was named as one of the "50 Best Small & Medium Companies...
April 2, 2008 - 12:00am