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Man dies after falling through ice on Alexandria-area lake, boy hospitalized
Lawmaker's culture crusade draws apology demand
Federal bust nets seven drug trafficking indictments
Teacher shaves head for good behavior reward
It's Food Share Month, when most food for year is donated
Nielsen double-double leads Lakers over Sabres in playoff opener
Three Lakers named to All-Section 8A hockey team
Cowboys upset Nuggets in 8AA south basketball final
Waubun falls in Section 6A semifinals
Laker duo ready to enjoy state swimming and diving meet
Pork replaces veal in this tasty saltimbocca dish
Earnings test doesn’t usually include pre- retirement income
Protect, detect and report Medicare fraud
Wednesday Matters: Everyday Praying Life
Students on Bethel University dean’s list
Friends & Neighbors
Leaner Target has Minnesota worried
Arctic Cat acquires riding gear company
Gas prices up again in Minnesota, nation
Marco Inc. purchases IT company, Solbrekk
Manufacturers to meet, talk exporting
Knights of Columbus to hold fish fry
Wood, Stoddard to play in NYM Saturday
Honor local physicians on Doctor’s Day, March 30
Ladysmith Black Mambazo’s unique sound has brought long-lived success
Easton Corbin plays Shooting Star this Friday
Letter: Thanks for supporting Giving Hearts Day
Letter: Environmental record ‘mischaracterized’ in letter
Federal shield law sorely needed
An Oscar for school bus drivers
Resolve debate over oil conditioning vs. stabilizing
The wildlife of MN: The pileated woodpecker
Wolf seen pursuing snowmobiles in Voyageurs National Park
Now is a good time to prep for open water season
The European starling is a transplant to North America
Ice house removal dates here
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
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 and staff from the RSVP program of Mahube-Otwa Community Action Partnership with the intent to honor area veterans on Valentine’s Day. The...
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...
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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. 17, but the planning and getting volunteers lined up has already begun. “There are many dates open for individual bell ringers,” organizer...
news / Detroit Lakes
October 19, 2014 - 10:00am
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