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Full ride to pharmacy school: Waubun senior 'wins the lottery' with Cultural Diversity Scholarship
Ready to turn in his keys: After 20 years, Berenz to retire as Food Pantry director
To the Rezcue!: Stray dogs ran rampant on White Earth ... until now
At a dead end: Moorhead joyrider arrested after high-speed chase ends in DL
Baca's back: Level 3 sex offender making DL his home again
Tags: Detroit Lakes
Lakers wrestle their way into state competition
Goodhue stunned by North Woods
Flying south: Minnesota Flyers Optional Levels gymnasts to compete at state competition
Bluejays end Raiders’ season in consolation semis
Goodhue takes down Raiders for second straight year
Keeping active is important at any age
Stewart named to dean's list at St. Mary's University
Kjos turns 90
Friday matters: Everyday reconciliation
Column: Experiencing Christianity abroad
Friends & Neighbors
And the Builder of the Year award goes to...
And the Shore-Master Dealer award goes to...
Reduce, reuse...repurpose: Local woman opens antique and thrift store in DL
Mistakes on Your Tax Return Could Lead to an Audit
Ryan Hanson Homes has new licensed realtor
Magical music moments: Spring concerts galore set for lakes area this week
Historic Moorhead buildings open for tours on April Fools' Day
Full WE Fest lineup announced
'Beauty and the Beast' debuts to magical $350M globally
Women on a roll: Female directors dominate at Fargo Film Festival
Rita A. Wicker
LuEtta J. Anderson
Public library offers on-the-go access with new app
Toxic fumes: Bill would help protect firefighters from cancer
Are these people enduring age discrimination? You be the judge
DL student population is growing, school buildings need to keep up
Is the Minnesota Commerce Department Out of Control?
Very bad news for bats in Becker County: White-nose syndrome, which wipes out bat colonies, is now killing them here
Blane Klemek column: Winter camping and trout fishing in the Boundary Waters
Brad Laabs column: Time to get ready for open-water fishing
Signs of spring: The lark and pasque flowers
Brad Laabs column: There's still quality lake ice for fishing
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'
A $10,000 drop in the bucket: Red Kettle campaign gets big boost from anonymous donor in DL
Pine to Palm
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
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