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It's a mystery: Bronze Star earned by DL man in WWII found at gun show
'I will never let our town forget': Soldier and boy who 'knew every foot' of DL streets is remembered
100 deadliest days on Minnesota roads
Bow fishers take 10,000 pounds of carp in Frazee tourney
AgweekTV: Better grilling
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Frazee wrestlers aid VFW with holiday flags at Oak Grove
Parsons, Lormis repeat all-conference performances
Foster 29th at NCAA Outdoor West Prelims
Titans end Raiders’ baseball season
Prowler pitching stymies Detroit Lakes
Honoring our heroes on Memorial Day
Column: Big winners, big losers
Turning back the pages
Ehnerts celebrate 50 years together
Yliniemi is UMC's Student Volunteer of the Year
Friends & Neighbors
Okeson named Director of Nursing for Emmanuel Nursing Home
Food waste is money down the drain
MN gas prices up two cents
DL Public Utilities earns Reliable Public Power Provider designation
Outlet Graphics has new graphic designer
Minnesota judge officially confirms heirs to Prince's $200M estate
Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, other acts headed to Fargo later this year
Local chef publishes culinary memoir
Column: There's nothing quite like a fresh-grilled burger...
Country singers Dwight Yoakam, Mary Chapin Carpenter add Fargo Theatre shows
Victor M. Lindstrom
Dale Wayne Fagerlie
Marcella O. Jernberg
Florence I. Gilbertson
Neil L. Edwards
Remember to look around at the hurting heros among us
Lynn Hummel column: Everybody needs a Bud
Letter: Bad time to cut opioid drug prevention program
Letter: More than just a three-day weekend
Rural Minnesota leader: Lawmakers, please support County Program Aid
Conditions prime for nice bass bite opening weekend
Getting squirrely: Be creative in keeping critters out of bird feeders
Walleye opener dubbed a 'big success'
Blane Klemek column: Minnesota wouldn't be the same without haunting call of the loon
Preparing to slay? Suggestions for opening weekend
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
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