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Oak Grove Cemetery in DL flying 1,950 flags
Park Rapids woman hurt in rollover crash near Waubun
Want to win the lottery in Minnesota? History provides some tips
Man sentenced for check forgery
A nod to his rising fame, museum unveils Adam Thielen bobbleheads
Late inning heroics: Lakers advance with lively last at-bats
Laker Softball summer camp June 20-21
Lacasa, Hanninen place fourth at section tennis
UND's Kyley Foster has been on a fast track to pole vault success
Minnesota artist provides artwork for new state license plate honoring fallen officers
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
friends & neighbors
Spicer Castle to close
'A pretty powerful thing': Sanford rolling out new genetic test in primary care clinics
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
Get those motors running: Eagles' 3rd annual 'Leather Up for Lupus' charity ride is Saturday
Summer melodrama rises from the ashes - fourth season will be in new venue
In 'Tomorrow,' it's a dog's life... literally
Locals who love jazz: F-M Kicks explore big-band sound in spring concert
'The Wild Inside' will make you howl
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Donald & Kathleen (King) Coder
Evie Svare and Fran Nelson
Jeanne E. Dahring
Barbara A. Ware
Collin Peterson on observing Memorial Day
Dayton's vetoes will harm Minnesotans
Over a million died protecting our freedom
Going solo on Iran nuclear agreement
Opinion: Buffer tax credit is both sensible and deserved
Fishing runs hot and cold for Lake of the Woods Opener crew
A busy opener in the lakes area
Turkey decoys attract surprise visitors
The nighttime sounds of frogs and toads
Be kind and help out at lake accesses
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 8, 2017
Back from the Big Apple: Frazee FACT students return after a week of exploring NYC
At 2:45 a.m. on June 26, the Frazee FACT group departed from their small turkey town of Frazee for a five-day adventure in the Big Apple. Starting...
July 8, 2017 - 8:00am
July 6, 2017
Becker County 4-H Horse Project Members
On July 22nd, 2017, Becker County 4-H Horse Drill Team members will participate in the region's first horse drill team state-qualifying event...
July 6, 2017 - 2:00pm
July 5, 2017
Area students compete at NASA mining competition
A team of North Dakota State University engineering and computer science students recently competed against schools from across the country during...
July 5, 2017 - 1:15pm
Local piano student earns mention for original music composition
Frederick Robin, eighth grade son of Tina and Jay Taylor of Detroit Lakes, and Jim Robin of Minneapolis was awarded Honorable Mention in the Junior High Division of the 2017 State Original Composition Contest of the Minnesota Music Teachers Association (MMTA). Sixteen MMTA piano teachers...
July 5, 2017 - 1:11pm
June 9, 2017
Giving back: Area middle schools make their mark
Teenagers. We've all been there. We remember the changes we went through. We know how awkward we felt at times. We remember trying to fit in...
June 9, 2017 - 12:00pm
The lone Laker: Nielsen to represent DL at state track and field
Jay Nielsen will be the lone Laker representing Detroit Lakes track and field at the state championships held at Hamline University in St. Paul...
June 9, 2017 - 8:00am
May 12, 2017
Calling all tutors: Five literacy and math tutors needed for 2017-18 school year
Detroit Lakes needs five literacy tutors and two math tutors for the 2017-2018 school year, according to Minnesota Reading Corps and Minnesota Math Corps. This is part of an AmeriCorps recruitment effort of approximately 1,700 literacy and 300 math tutors throughout the state.
May 12, 2017 - 2:00pm
'Go for it': Local seven-year-old raises over $2,000 for American Heart Association
Jake Erickson, a seven-year-old at Rossman Elementary School, had three heart surgeries before he celebrated his first birthday. Now, a small...
May 12, 2017 - 9:50am
Column: Conquering fear
The closing of the school year is quite possibly the most hectic time for a graduating senior. There's prom, deciding on a college (Carleton 2021!), attempting to rescue grades, AP exams, and graduation party planning. Because of the amount of happenings going on right now, I'm sharing...
May 12, 2017 - 9:30am
April 14, 2017
Feeding the community: Detroit Lakes youth donates food, money to local food pantry
When Michael Friendshuh found out that money donated to the Becker County Food Pantry was doubled during the month of March, he knew exactly...
April 14, 2017 - 9:00am
April 13, 2017
Exploring options: Health Career Fest educates high school students on career opportunities
Detroit Lakes High School junior Madeline Wosika knew that she wasn't cut out for the career of a doctor or nurse. "I'm not really about the...
April 13, 2017 - 9:00am
April 12, 2017
Local students participate in Business Professionals of America State Leadership Conference
From March 23-25, 11 students traveled to Minneapolis for the Business Professionals of America (BPA) State Leadership Conference. Students competed...
April 12, 2017 - 11:39am
White Earth Tribal and Community College offers free summer courses
White Earth Tribal and Community College (WETCC) is offering tuition free courses this summer to all students--traditional and nontraditional, Native and Non-Native.
April 12, 2017 - 11:37am
Annual Young Artists/Young Writers Awards hosted at Rossman
Almost 200 students and family members attended the Native American Education Department's annual Young Artists/Young Writers (YAYW) Awards on March 21 at Rossman Elementary. The awards began with a traditional dance and a hoop dance demonstration and the ceremony included Detroit...
April 12, 2017 - 11:37am
March 17, 2017
Holy Rosary holds 2nd Annual Science Fair
Holy Rosary held its 2nd Annual Science Fair on March 9. According to Jacob Krebs, who coordinated the event, the fair was designed to provide...
March 17, 2017 - 1:00pm