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Striking down barriers: Frazee's new Adaptive Bowling Team, Unified Phy Ed class get acceptance, friendship and inclusion on a roll
Perham man hurt in Highway 10 crash near DL
U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson, D-Minn., ranks first in a study on bipartisan legislation
Crime & accidents around Becker County
Attorney General Sessions to visit Fargo for law enforcement announcement, discuss drug crisis
Hornet nine open with win at Crookston
UCB track teams fourth at Barnesville Booster
Sharp “best boxer” in Proctor
Herzog medalist, Laker girls win at The Meadows
Smith claims Top 20 Big Ten finish
Unwrapping #MeToo with grace
It's almost time to light the 'Fire in February': DL preacher's plans taking shape to mobilize community to read Bible's Book of Acts
'Fire in February': DL preacher hopes to mobilize local faith community to read Bible's Book of Acts
LP-A Elementary recognized for achieving positive student outcomes
Snappy side: Festive Pomegranate Salad sure to shine on holiday menu
friends & neighbors
Parent company of Herberger's could be headed for liquidation
Detroit Lakes couple forced to spend extra $2,000 on flights home after being stranded in Mexico by Sun Country
Peterson: Work mandate for food stamps imperils next farm bill
Arvig to boost workforce by 160
Ketter joins Mid-Minnesota as DL branch manager
Special music event coming to DL library April 24
What's coming up for arts and entertainment around the region
What's new in arts and entertainment around the region
Crawling with creativity: Detroit Lakes' 2nd Annual Art Crawl set for April 19-21
Stories sought for new musical set in Otter Tail County
Evie Svare and Fran Nelson
Rose R. Duescher
Steven P. Leitheiser
Harriet E. Anderson
The wolf is a Minnesota treasure
Family of slain child says multiple people called Otter Tail County social services
Letter: Help make these school projects community plans
Letter: Thumbs up to all you snowplow drivers
Letter: An alternative DL school building plan
Ice-out shaping up to be late: Brutally cold April will impact May fishing opener
Wild turkey a success story in Minnesota
Snowy start to steelhead season: Despite snowstorm, Brule River anglers turn out for opener
Now is the time to clean, repair your birdhouses
Let's bring back the fishing pier at Dunton Locks
Getting ahead of the curve: Cancer rehab in DL helps patients get back into life
'We'll strive to be fair': Two of Becker County’s top legal eagles talk about upcoming judgeships
Ruby's Pantry helps families make ends meet; Local mom of 7 shares her story
Adolescent anxiety is on the rise, and social media may be part of the problem
Minnesota Made: Enjoy some movies shot in the Lake of 10,000 Lakes
Letter: Ice palace co-chairs thank the community
Youth fishing derby on Little Detroit Lake was 'great success'
The walls came tumbling down: Ice palace demolished on Friday
Totally tube-ular!: Elementary school students get outside to slide
Polar Fest's inaugural hotdish challenge brings in big, hungry crowd
July 19, 2017
Ahh, good times: 82nd Annual Northwest Water Carnival another success
Over the last 10 days, lakes area residents and visitors have dodged water balloons, raced through the streets on mattresses, competed in athletic...
July 19, 2017 - 9:12am
July 14, 2017
The party continues...: Thousands coming out for the 82nd annual Water Carnival
The 82nd Annual Northwest Water Carnival brought physical challenges to Detroit Lakes this week, with the annual Tug-O-War taking place on Tuesday...
July 14, 2017 - 3:10pm
July 12, 2017
'Water' you doing this weekend?: 82nd Annual Northwest Water Carnival takes over DL
The 82nd Annual Northwest Water Carnival is underway in Detroit Lakes, sending waves of fun through the community.
July 12, 2017 - 1:00pm
Photos: 82nd Annual Northwest Water Carnival rushes into town
July 12, 2017 - 11:56am
March 3, 2017
'I want to fly, man': Frankie Ballard to play in DL on July 15
Frankie Ballard will play at the Detroit Lakes city beach on July 15 as part of the 2017 Water Carnival.
March 3, 2017 - 10:52am
July 21, 2016
Out with a splash: Water Carnival ends on a high note
Despite the heavy rains that swept through Detroit Lakes multiple times during the early part of last week, and again late Saturday evening,...
July 21, 2016 - 1:19pm
July 18, 2016
Coon Rapids takes pitcher’s duel over Post 15
Post 15’s Parker Hanson and Dan Mathews of Coon Rapids battled on the mound with Post 334 winning 3-1 in an even ball game Saturday during...
July 18, 2016 - 2:11pm
July 13, 2016
Admiral's Hat has been found!
Congratulations Jessica Bolar on finding the Admiral's Hat!
July 13, 2016 - 5:08pm
Photo Gallery: Water Carnival Mania!
July 13, 2016 - 8:30am
July 11, 2016
Water Carnival parade back on route
The Water Carnival parade will be back on its normal route this year, starting at the corner of Front Street and Summit Avenue, heading across Front to Washington Avenue, down Washington to West Lake Drive and ending in front of Zorbaz. The previous article concerning the Water Carnival...
July 11, 2016 - 3:25pm
July 10, 2016
Water Carnival fun continues this week
The opening weekend of the Northwest Water Carnival has been a busy one, with the crowning of Miss Northwest on Friday, the Demolition Derby,...
July 10, 2016 - 5:05am
July 1, 2016
Water Carnival fun starts Friday
Though it won’t include fireworks this year – Monday’s 4th of July festivities will offer plenty of those – the 81st annual Northwest Water Carnival should spark plenty of community spirit when it kicks off this coming Friday, July 8 in Detroit Lakes. Water Carnival Co-Admirals...
July 1, 2016 - 3:36pm
June 13, 2016
Water Carnival looking for Miss Northwest candidates
The search is on for candidates for this year's Miss Northwest and Miss Teen Northwest contest. The Northwest Water Carnival, sponsored by the Detroit Lakes Jaycees, has crowned two lucky ladies within Becker County every year since its inception 81 years ago. To get registered for...
June 13, 2016 - 4:14pm
July 22, 2015
Photo Gallery: Wild Watery Carnival
July 22, 2015 - 11:34am
July 15, 2015
The Admiral's Hat has been found
Carson Tunheim and Molly Gandrud have found the Admiral's Hat. They will be awarded over $200 in prizes!
July 15, 2015 - 2:56pm