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Wednesday Afternoon/Evening Forecast Discussion
Seifert casts wide net in primary campaign
Minn. to N.D.: Don’t wait to work out details of outdoors amendment
Perham to host walking tour July 31
Legion Post 15 loses 3 in Water Carnival; head into Sub-State
Kluwe’s quest for justice turns in different direction
Ulen man excels in truck racing
HI-10 League Playoffs: Angels swoop into Regions
Thielen enters training camp fighting for WR spot
In the Zone
Light and heavenly: Zabaglione is the perfect summer dessert
Social Security: Age 60 is earliest spouse can claim age-based SSA survivor’s benefits
Area students on dean’s list at NCTC
Area students on Northwestern dean’s list
Area students graduate at UM-Morris
Friends & Neighbors
WE Fest 2014
79th Annual Northwest Water Carnival
Garden-grown delights: Union Central residents enjoying fresh veggies this summer
Kings of the kitchen
Assumption Catholic Church ‘blessed’ with parish center
Garfield company making its mark in the archery field
Mussels on Green Lake?
Brad Laabs: High water can cause dramatic changes on area lakes
Blane Klemek: Adaptable kestrels probably the most observed raptor
Now is the time to take a hunter safety course
Gasoline experts say ‘shop around’ for dips
Plain language award celebrated in MN
Norby traveling to D.C. for retail conference
DL woman opens up pet sitting business
Summer day care means tax credit
Letter: Politicians shouldn’t expect Israel to give up land
Letter: Poor decision by county to re-surface Frazee Main St.
‘Survey shows’ is a good trend in itself
Jeff Van Wychen: Price of government to hit all time low
The race for campaign cash
Artist creating painted keepsakes for lakes area residents
Creedence, revisited: Band to play at Shooting Star Casino this Friday
Frazee Turkey Days is next weekend
Minnesota author to hold book signing in Detroit Lakes Saturday
Northwest Water Carnival continues through this weekend in Detroit Lakes
March 28, 2014
Washington state mudslide death count expected to jump above 25
DARRINGTON, Washington - Washington state officials said the confirmed death toll from a huge mudslide in the U.S. Pacific Northwest was likely to rise sharply from 25 on Friday as residents accused local authorities of a slow early response to the disaster that had cost lives. A...
March 28, 2014 - 8:11am
November 19, 2013
Wittman's encouragment helps Wizards hang on vs. Timberwolves
By Benjamin Standig, The Sports Xchange Timberwolves 100 Wizards 104 WASHINGTON -- Washington Wizards coach Randy Wittman channeled Stuart Smalley late in his skidding team's must-win game. Former actor Al Franken brought the fictional Smalley and his daily affirmations...
November 19, 2013 - 9:00pm
November 18, 2011
Journalist Bob Woodward speaks in Fargo
Talk about it FARGO - Watergate happened almost 40 years ago, but the indignation is fresh in Bob Woodward's voice when he talks about the American...
November 18, 2011 - 9:10am
January 21, 2009
Washington School may become senior housing
North Washington Avenue may be seeing some redevelopment in the near future. Roger Winter, Casey Bristlin and John Winter came before the Detroit Lakes Development Authority Tuesday afternoon to request tax increment financing to refurbish and build new at the Washington School...
January 21, 2009 - 12:00am
September 26, 2008
Washington Avenue closing Monday to work on sewer lines
Washington Avenue between Front Street and Highway 10, and Pioneer Street (north of the Greystone building) will close at 7 a.m. on Monday to allow crews to work on sanitary sewer lines below the roadway. Motorists should use Summit Avenue, Lake Avenue or McKinley Avenue to Holmes...
September 26, 2008 - 12:00am
August 15, 2008
100 years of Washington Park
An article in the April 27, 1939 Detroit Lakes Record carried a headline which read, "It was 'Eyesore No. 1' in 39." This headline referred to the Washington Park grandstand that was built in 1908. Painting the wobbly structure was suggested, while others suggested wrecking it and...
August 15, 2008 - 12:00am
July 18, 2008
New Ben Franklin fills void
When the Ben Franklin in Detroit Lakes closed its doors 18 months ago, some die-hard crafters didn't have many places to turn. Some went as far as Wadena to get their artsy fix, to the Ben Franklin owned by Cindy McCullough. After seeing that there was still a need for an arts...
July 18, 2008 - 12:00am
Washington Avenue to become three-way stop
The city of Detroit Lakes will be blocking off some city streets for the Parade of the Northwest on Sunday, July 20, which may impact traffic flow south of Highway 10 through the city. Highway 10 mainline Crews are finishing up concrete paving. Curb placement is scheduled to begin...
July 18, 2008 - 12:00am
April 26, 2008
Seventh graders visit Washington D.C. to tell Congress about healthy changes in school
As part of the nationwide Healthy Schools Program, two students and an adult ally, Vicki Haugo, from Waubun-Ogema-White Earth Community School visited Washington, D.C., on April 21-22 to talk with lawmakers about how their school is working to reverse childhood obesity, one of today's...
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April 26, 2008 - 12:00am