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Girl identified who died in apparent drowning in central Minnesota
From an A to 'Incomplete': How N.D., Minn. political leaders grade Trump's first 100 days
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Lakers pick up big section sweep at home
Lakers fall to defending section champs
Haire impresses at UMC spring game
Smith selected to NCAA Regionals
Lakers move up to No. 8 in Class AAA
Column: The American Revolution's big winners, big losers
Turning back the pages
She gave 'er a good run...: Firehose used to fight 1914 fire finds new home at Becker County Museum
It's National Stress Awareness Month: Take some time to unwind
LCRC, Kinship adopt a highway: 'Kick Off Cleanup' held on Earth Day
Friends & Neighbors
Perham's Papacito's permeates Detroit Lakes
'It was time to pass the baton': Dean's Country Market in Perham, NY Mills sold to Central Market owners
MN gas prices down since last week
SJE-Rhombus receives chapter 2017 ESOP Company of the Year award
‘It was time to pass the baton’: Dean’s Country Market in Perham, NY Mills sold to Central Market owners
Styx to take stage at Shooting Star May 5
Rosanne Cash coming to Holmes Theatre May 5
Canine lovers, take note: National Puppy Day is almost here
A night dressed in neon: Holmes Theatre's Motion fundraiser to feature Post Traumatic Funk Syndrome
It's Shakespeare... with an apocalyptic twist: Detroit Lakes High School's spring play views British history through a zombie-infested lens
Edward DaWaine Sawyer
Willow Skye Forsberg
Janice L. Herman
Neil Daniel "Peel" Englund
Letter: Trump's extra security costs: Maybe he's worth it?
Letter: Where do our federal tax dollars go?
Lynn Hummel column: The spirit of Johnny Appleseed
Paula Quam column: A humble hello, a heavy-hearted goodbye
Letter: War with North Korea would be a big mistake
Column: Whistling past the graveyard--wood ducks make big comeback
Brad Laabs column: Enjoy hunting panfish until 'fishing opener' May 12
Brad Laabs column: Ice is gone, get ready to launch your boat
Outdoors column: Wild turkeys are a Minnesota success story
Blane Klemek column: Little bird that could: the northern saw-whet owl
Consume those leafy greens for a healthy body
You've gotta have faith: Christian filmmakers start up business, teaching academy in rural Audubon
My Christmas in Denmark: Different traditions, same feel
Late arrival for New Year's baby: First birth of 2017 at Essentia Health-St. Mary's is Azyloh Roberts
DLHS named 'Safe Sports School'
Pine to Palm
July 1, 2013
Water Carnival: Get ready for summer's biggest celebration
In its 78th year this summer, the Detroit Lakes Northwest Water Carnival provides 10 days brimming with entertainment, activity and fun for all...
July 1, 2013 - 3:45am
July 20, 2012
Busy weekend: Water carnival goes out with a flourish
The 77th Northwest Water Carnival comes to a close this weekend -- but it's going out with a flourish! Be sure to head on over to the DL City Park this evening. There will be kids' games from 3 to 9 p.m., the Junior Water Fights get underway at 5 p.m., and the adult Water Fights...
July 20, 2012 - 3:19pm
July 9, 2011
Siri Freeh crowned Miss Northwest 2011
Siri Freeh, the 21 year-old daughter of David and Rhonda Freeh was crowned Miss Northwest Friday night at the Historic Holmes Theatre. Freeh...
July 9, 2011 - 12:52pm
July 1, 2011
Water Carnival is right around the corner -- admiral ready for the big event
When Aaron Lauinger was chosen as the admiral of the 2011 Northwest Water Carnival, he became the latest in a long line of Detroit Lakes Jaycees...
July 1, 2011 - 4:11pm
July 21, 2010
Carnival finishes strong
Water Carnival's 75th celebration went out with a cannonball-sized splash in its final weekend with bright sunshine bringing record participation to several events. "We sold out Water Carnival buttons for the first time in recent memory," Johnna Thorson said. "We had incredible...
July 21, 2010 - 10:36am
July 10, 2010
Paakh crowned Miss Northwest 2010
Melissa Paakh of Detroit Lakes was crowned Miss Northwest 2010. She is the 17 year-old daughter of Bruce and Lori Paakh. She will be a senior...
July 10, 2010 - 12:32pm
July 8, 2010
Admirals share their favorite memories
Hours, weeks, months goes into planning the Northwest Water Carnival each year. The Jaycees put on the biggest event in Detroit Lakes of the...
July 8, 2010 - 12:00pm
July 22, 2009
Water Carnival keeps 'em hopping
After ten days of games and contests, pageants and shows, concerts and music, food and athletics, all thrown together with camaraderie and community,...
July 22, 2009 - 12:25pm
July 17, 2009
The Detroit Lakes wrestlers and the Jaycees women took home the gold despite chilly conditions in the Northwest Water Carnival water fights Wednesday...
July 17, 2009 - 5:46pm
July 15, 2009
6th Annual Admiral Hat Hunt
FINAL CLUES 1. FOLLOW THE FENCE, THIS HAT HUNT IS INTENSE 2. DON'T USE YOUR ACE CARD BEFORE YOU NEED IT 3. THEN PAST THE SIGN THAT SAYS 35 IS YOUR LIMIT 4. DRIVE TO THE END OF THE LONG LOT, AND YOU ARE NEARING THE SPOT 5. WHEN THEY CHEERED, THIS IS WHERE THEY SAT 6. AND NOW...
July 15, 2009 - 4:46pm
Kicks at the Water Carnival
July 15, 2009 - 3:02pm
Water Carnival spins into high gear this weekend
The 74th Northwest Water Carnival hits its stride this week, with food, fun and sun. Here's a list of events: Wednesday, July 15 4 p.m....
July 15, 2009 - 2:56pm
Lots to do this week in the lakes area
The 74th annual Northwest Water Carnival schedule for this week includes Wednesday's ever-popular Water Fights at 7 p.m. in the DL City Park,...
July 15, 2009 - 12:40pm
July 17, 2008
Water Carnival kicks off
July 17, 2008 - 12:00am
Post 15 baseball to host Water Carnival Legion Tournament
As part of the 73rd Annual Northwest Water Carnival festivities, the Detroit Lakes American Legion Post 15 baseball team hosts five teams from Thursday until Sunday. The tournament kicks off Thursday versus Aberdeen, S.D. at 8 p.m. From there, the next three days are jam-packed...
July 17, 2008 - 12:00am