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West Fargo teen making most of life after terminal brain cancer diagnosis
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Smith leads by three after second round of 75th Women’s Amateur
Wounded Warriors Project to Try Sled Hockey
DL Babe Ruth baseball qualifies for State
17th annual Memorial Shorty wrestling camp July 31-Aug. 2
Duluth native Ham appears headed for larger role with Vikings
More than margaritas: National Tequila Day stirs up new recipes
Ticket to Work puts people back in the driver's seat
Recent storms spark memories of past tornadoes
Find strength, serenity this summer: Local yoga studios offer wide range of classes
Here comes the sun: Tips for summer skincare
Friends & Neighbors
Nurse Practitioner Joins Essentia Health St. Mary's-Detroit Lakes Clinic
Save on your summer road trip adventure
Minnesota Lottery continues to be recognized for its accounting and financial reporting
'Acting small, delivering big': Minnesota business makes name for itself in competitive automation industry
BBB, DLI warn against insurance deductible rebates
Friendship Day is July 30
Here's a sneak peek at some of the music coming to F-M area this fall
29 movies that scream summer
'Hardcore Troubadour' Steve Earle comes to Shooting Star this Friday
WE Fest versus Bruno: What did you decide?
Jamie Kay Anderson
Jon Hall Christensen
Charles F. Willette
Emily K. Gravalin
Tribune editorial: An epidemic of drug overdoses
McFeely: Otter Tail County delays decision on Star Lake Casino
Lynn Hummel column: What if Moses had 10 more commandments?
Letter: City needs to give veteran, landlord a break
Letter: DL should show compassion towards landlord, veteran
Brad Laabs column: Weeds can be an angler's best friend
The intelligent, friendly gray jay
Designs being accepted for Minnesota Trout and Salmon Stamp
Purple martins faring well in parts of Minnesota
Brad Laabs column: Best lake? Best time to fish? No easy answers
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
March 17, 2017
Family fun fundraiser: Third annual Laker Elementary Carnival scheduled for March 25
From a cake walk to a full-size game of Operation, the third annual Laker Elementary Carnival will have it all. Beloved games from previous years...
March 17, 2017 - 8:00am
March 16, 2017
Column: My year as a Bezos Scholar
On a relatively quiet and cold evening last February, I sat on my floor with my computer, my cursor hovering over a bright red submit button. "You're not going to get in, so why even bother?" was the thought continuingly running through my head.
March 16, 2017 - 2:10pm
March 15, 2017
Detroit Lakes Middle School geography winner advances to state
Luther Van Offelen won this year's Detroit Lakes Middle School Geography Bee, with Madison Sparby coming in as runner-up. Van Offelen is one...
March 15, 2017 - 12:06pm
Sen. Franken seeks entrants to poetry contest
ST. PAUL, MN — In recognition of the Month of the Military Child and National Poetry Month in April, U.S. Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.) announced that he is hosting his sixth annual poetry contest for Minnesota students. The theme of this year's contest is "Celebrating the Veteran...
March 15, 2017 - 12:04pm
Speech team rules apply to life as well
For the past four years, there are three rules that I have lived by as a member of the Detroit Lakes speech team. Rule number one: Have fun. Rule number two: Don't embarrass Mrs. Burnside. Rule number three: Mingle, mingle, mingle! As my senior season picks up and I find myself preparing...
February 15, 2017 - 11:00am
January 20, 2017
I hated the very thing I now love: cross country skiing
Winter can really stink. It's incredibly cold, the sky seems continually gloomy, and our lives take on a lethargic pace. For me, there's only...
January 20, 2017 - 8:00am
The best breakfast in town: A restaurant review by DL high school student
Main Street restaurant is a locally owned restaurant on Washington Avenue in Detroit Lakes. I decided to go there and do a review on their breakfast...
January 20, 2017 - 7:00am
November 17, 2016
Rossman Elementary assembles for greatness
Research shows that schools that teach character education have higher academic performance, improved attendance, reduced violence, fewer disciplinary...
November 17, 2016 - 8:32am
Native American Heritage Month
November is National Native American Heritage month, and the Detroit Lakes High School Native American Education Department is putting on a few...
November 17, 2016 - 8:17am
November 16, 2016
I was just asked to write my best friend's eulogy. Don't worry, though, she didn't actually die, it's just a social experiment she's doing with her psychology class. I didn't mention that part to my parents when I told them about this and understandably, they were quite shocked.
November 16, 2016 - 8:17am
October 21, 2016
'Stash your Ash'; Detroit Lakes ALC students bring awareness about cigarette butt pollution
Students at the Detroit Lakes Area Learning Center are helping bring awareness to 'Stash Your Ash', a movement designed to snuff out cigarette...
October 21, 2016 - 6:26am
October 19, 2016
An ode to my team
Fall, to me, is all about swimming. There is nothing else that happens during this time of the year that elicits more excitement from me than getting to jump in the pool with some of my best friends. I've been a member of the Detroit Lakes Girls Swim and Dive team for five years now...
October 19, 2016 - 8:56am
September 22, 2016
Teaching the 'lost language'; New teacher of the Ojibwe Learning and Native American Culture class is all about the students
On the first day of school Michael Dahl, teacher of the Ojibwe Learning and Native American Culture class, says to his students in the Ojibwe...
September 22, 2016 - 9:27am
Senior year, not so glamorous
Hey there, loyal readers of the Wave column! Perhaps you are wondering whose picture is shown directly above this little article... it may seem...
September 22, 2016 - 9:00am
September 21, 2016
Touchdowns and Tailgates
The Detroit Lakes High School Link Crew is sponsoring a tailgate party before Friday's football game against the Park Rapids Panthers. It's Tackle Cancer Night, where the boys and girls cross country teams are doing a freewill donation in support of the Henderson family. Marc Henderson...
September 21, 2016 - 9:17am