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Weather Alerts: Blizzard Watch Monday Night and Tuesday
Camp dedicated to military kids
Aaron's Weather Talk: March
Warming Up In March
DL man sentenced for threatening cop
Olson, Freeman qualify for state swimming and diving meet
Lucky Leprechaun 5K Fun Run March 14
Frazee's Tanner Reetz gets redemption with state wrestling title
DL advances to 8AAA basketball section final
Four Laker individuals and three relays advance to 5A swimming finals
Monday Matters: Everyday I Should
Turning back the pages
Learn more about Babe
Park Hotel was first hotel on corner
Friday Matters: Everyday Christian
Friends & Neighbors
Gas prices up again in Minnesota, nation
Marco Inc. purchases IT company, Solbrekk
Manufacturers to meet, talk exporting
Credit Union branch opening in DL location
Helping loved ones retire
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
Resolve debate over oil conditioning vs. stabilizing
Workforce housing key to economic growth
Do your part to stop pest, AIS invasions
Letter: Congress should protect Minnesota’s waterways
Today is a goner and not worth haggling over
The wildlife of MN: The pileated woodpecker
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
Take a trip for early open water fishing
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
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