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Legislature picks university regents from varied backgrounds
Wisconsin union debate leads to Minnesota invitation
Lawmaker's culture crusade draws apology demand
Federal bust nets seven drug trafficking indictments
Man dies after falling through ice on Alexandria-area lake, boy hospitalized
Nielsen double-double leads Lakers over Sabres in playoff opener
Freeman advances to state diving finals
Three Lakers named to All-Section 8A hockey team
Cowboys upset Nuggets in 8AA south basketball final
Waubun falls in Section 6A semifinals
Perham man pens new book series
Thursday Matters: Everyday Delete
Pork replaces veal in this tasty saltimbocca dish
Earnings test doesn’t usually include pre- retirement income
Protect, detect and report Medicare fraud
Friends & Neighbors
Business manager named for DL Newpapers
Waller joins Bell State Bank in Detroit Lakes
Eyelash extension tech opens DL studio
Refinery issues spark fuel price jump in MN
Booking a scam-free vacay
Artists to take up residence at Kirkbride
Book ‘1965’ shines spotlight on music’s ‘most revolutionary year’
Emerging writers grant meeting is set for March 16 in Bemidji
Knights of Columbus to hold fish fry
Wood, Stoddard to play in NYM Saturday
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?
Severe Weather Announcements (2)
July 24, 2013
DL needs volunteer firefighters
Though the first year is pretty intense, the camaraderie and benefits of the years to come far outweigh the time and dedication it takes to be a volunteer firefighter. The Detroit Lakes Fire Department is looking for applicants to serve the community of Detroit Lakes and surrounding...
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July 24, 2013 - 12:00pm
May 29, 2009
Tamarac Refuge volunteers needed
Are you interested in the great outdoors and want to make a difference? Why not consider volunteering at Tamarac National Wildlife Refuge. Volunteer orientation is Thursday, June 4, from 9 a.m.-3 p.m., which includes an afternoon tour. Lunch will be provided. For more information...
May 29, 2009 - 3:59pm
May 6, 2009
Volunteers out with poppies
The VFW's annual poppy drive will be back in full force this year, as volunteers give out the familiar red paper flowers at area businesses on...
May 6, 2009 - 12:48pm
October 10, 2008
Letter: Thanks to 'Crush the Rush' volunteers
I want to extend my personal thanks to all the "Crush the Rush" volunteers who helped remove flowering rush on Sept. 19. Also, thanks to several businesses who supported the effort, Jack Chivers Realty, Lakeshirts, Lake Detroiters, J&K Marine, Central Market, & Lakeside Bar & Restaurant....
October 10, 2008 - 12:00am
September 5, 2008
Letter: Thanks to Lincoln playground volunteers
We would like to take the opportunity to thank all of the volunteers that worked so hard to make the new playground a reality at Lincoln Ed. Center. There were countless volunteers from parents, staff, Helping Hands and local businesses. It is times such as these that remind us...
September 5, 2008 - 12:00am
August 13, 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 week....
August 13, 2008 - 12:00am
August 6, 2008
Volunteers help cancer patients with make-up tips
Hair loss isn't the only visual effect of chemotherapy and radiation treatments due to cancer. There are also changes in skin pigmentation and texture, skin oiliness, peeling and alterations in finger nail texture and growth rate. There is a program ready to help women mask...
August 6, 2008 - 12:00am
July 18, 2008
Volunteers invited to help harvest prairie seed
The Detroit Lakes Wetland Management District is seeking volunteers to harvest prairie wildflower seeds on Waterfowl Production Areas within the five-county district. Volunteers will be provided with the training in seed collection techniques and prairie wildflower identification....
July 18, 2008 - 12:00am
July 11, 2008
McCain: Minnesota volunteers vital
ST. PAUL - Republican presidential candidate John McCain put pressure on his Minnesota campaign volunteers Thursday night, telling them that what they do could spell the difference between him winning and losing. "Minnesota may determine who the next president of the United States...
July 11, 2008 - 12:00am
March 15, 2008
Volunteers needed to battle ash borer
The Minnesota Department of Agriculture, University of Minnesota Extension and the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources are recruiting volunteers to help protect Minnesota's forests by serving as "first detectors" for emerald ash borer. The Ash borer is a serious insect pest...
March 15, 2008 - 12:00am