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Thielen paved the way for fellow MSU-Mankato alumnus
Raiders, Greyhounds to meet for Fosston holiday title
Offensive woes continue for Laker girls
Pelican Rapids completes sweep at Frazee
Viking girls hold on for win at Frazee
Want to be a snowbird?: Here’s what you should know before ‘taking flight’
In search of cultural identity in a new country
Establishing an early homestead in Becker County (Part 2 of 3)
Reacting the christian way
Friends & Neighbors
Average MN gas prices up 5 cents
Styles on Willow has a new hair stylist
Essentia Health welcomes family medicine physician in Park Rapids
Is your sewer skewered?: Local man designs system to prevent frozen sewer vents
Essentia Health welcomes orthopedic surgeon in Detroit Lakes
Meet author Jerry Mevissen Sunday in Wadena
Bus trip to see Takei's 'Allegiance' on Tuesday, Dec. 13: One-night-only screening of Broadway play about Japanese-Americans’ ordeal during World War II to be held at West Acres Cinema
The power of music: Christmas Sing-Along fundraiser set for Sunday at Holmes Theatre
Grace Lutheran to host Holiday Vendor Fair
'World's best tribute to young Elvis' comes to Detroit Lakes Saturday
Helen C. Erickson
Diana Lynn Aker
Eugene (Gene) A. Nelson
Melvin Martin Goodman
Jeffrey Lee Olds
Pipeline protesters in ND win Pyrrhic victory
Mourning a friend who survived Pearl Harbor--and helped win WWII
Guest editorial: Don't ditch local businesses this Christmas
Does penalizing airlines for customer service infractions do any good?
Don't curse the clouds, they have surprising benefits
Towering trees of Itasca Park are from a bygone age
It's December, bring on the ice fishing!
This is the time to go after trophy muskies
Wanted: More deer hunters in Minnesota
Now is the time to plan a Boundary Waters trip
Men's Chorus Christmas concert set Sunday in Pelican Rapids
An explosion of everything Christmas: Detroit Lakes woman creates holiday wonderland in her home
MN children's book author coming to DLCCC Thursday
Tuxes & Tails: Rescued dogs, tuxedo’d handlers to strut their stuff on the runway this coming Friday
'An Andy and Bing Christmas': Former NFL player to bring classic Christmas show to DL
Pine to Palm
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
Family Jam packs DL City Park
July 17, 2008 - 12:00am