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Waubun man hurt in motorcycle crash
Republicans jump on mining, timber bandwagon
Court allows childcare union election
DL man appears in court for burglary at parents’ home
Thielen making big progress in Mankato
Birchmont medalists crowned
Mary’s Place is No. 2 seed
Laker duo take part in summer tennis
Waubun U-12 team takes state silver
In the Zone
Photo of the Day
Cool summer treats: Make popsicles in your favorite flavors
Social Security: Wait for full retirement age for Social Security benefits
Local students on dean’s list at Bethel
Lundgren awarded scholarship
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
Blane Klemek: Where have the swallows gone?
Brad Laabs: Tips to keep equipment working safely, properly
DNR seeks lake sturgeon info from area anglers
Minnesota DNR to allow more licenses, set higher harvest level for 2014 wolf hunt
Minnesota scales back deer hunt
Personal FX adds new nail technician in DL
Grieger receives 2014 MSC service award
Bergeson Gardens open to public viewing
Orthopedic surgeon joins Essentia DL
MN gas prices continue slow, summer fall
Moorhead homeless objections get sillier
Lynn Hummel: Is nostalgia only for sentimental fools?
Minnesota is at-risk for Ebola
Letter: Vote for Darryl Hensel for Becker County recorder
Letter: Most people want peace, some want power, control
NYM Sculpture Park gets new addition
Brekke to play Pioneer Fest
Switchfoot to play at the Sanford Center
Bloch Party set Sunday at Hjemkomst Center
Smith documentary to be featured at Square Lake Film Festival in Stillwater
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