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No smoking in public housing? New federal smoke-free rule affects Minnesotans
Man wielding knife is arrested in lobby of Becker County Human Services
MnDOT releases statewide freight system plan
Felony charge of violating a restraining order is dismissed
Fluctuating home values?: New software at Becker County Assessor’s Office could be responsible
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Trojans use scoring runs to spoil Hornet opener
Laker dance teams kick off season at home Saturday
Laker boys start season with big home stand and new coaching staff
Two-time defending champs heavy favorites in Class A
Panthers send Lakers to defeat in overtime
Establishing an early homestead in Becker County (Part 2 of 3)
Reacting the christian way
Lakes Area Prayer Wall
First Lutheran Foundation of Detroit Lakes
St. Luke's Episcopal Church has a new Little Free Library outside their doors
Friends & Neighbors
It's a farm-fresh family thing: Roasted, Baked in DL set to open
Gas prices up average of three cents in Minnesota
Practical money matters: Focus on credit factors, not credit scores
Tax delinquency list updated
ERA Northland has a new realtor
'World's best tribute to young Elvis' comes to Detroit Lakes Saturday
Area students participating in Concordia Christmas Concerts
Award-winning country artist Phil Vassar coming to Shooting Star Friday
Great American Think-Off solicits questions for anniversary debate
It's beginning to look a lot like...
Lorna M. Schons
Eugene (Gene) A. Nelson
Lorna M. Schons
Dwight E. Teiken
Welcome to Washington, Mr. President-Elect
Letter: Osage gun range story should have focused on neighbors
Editorial: Minnesota is second-most charitable state
What goes around comes around?
This DFLer hopes Trump is a pragmatist
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
Lot of activity as autumn turns towards winter
Finding that lost rod - lots of goofy things happen out on the lake
Wearing their hearts on their sleeves: Detroit Lakes siblings launch Arktikos clothing line to help polar bears
Duck for President! No, Farmer Brown!: Mock election, book reading, patriotic crafts and more at museum Saturday
Ben Affleck's 'The Accountant' Dominates with $24.7 Million
Puppies saved from high-kill Texas shelter look for DL homes
A surprising celebration: DL's LuAnn Porter honored for 25 years with United Way
Pine to Palm
December 21, 2011
Warm temps delays rink opening Warming house opens
No one can deny the unseasonably nice weather in the Detroit Lakes area. And because of those nice, above average temperatures, the ice skating rink at Peoples Park hasn't been ready for skaters -- until now. There may not be snow yet but temperatures have dropped enough that starting...
December 21, 2011 - 1:07pm
November 14, 2011
Guide to winter survival kits
A cellphone is a vital piece of gear for winter traveling, Sgt. Steven Fischer with the North Dakota Highway Patrol said. It can be used to...
November 14, 2011 - 10:53am
November 24, 2010
Trip to Gramma's house could be tricky
The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory and hazardous weather outlook for parts of the region and a blizzard watch...
November 24, 2010 - 7:38am
January 20, 2010
Snowmobile lovers want more snow
Minnesota is famous for a few things -- that Nordic accent, ice fishing and extreme cold -- as well as snowmobiling. The past decade hasn't been kind to the snowmobiling industry, not factoring in the recession that began in 2008. Becker County Park and Recreation Administrator...
January 20, 2010 - 11:11am
January 16, 2009
Stay warm on the ice this winter
Ice-fishing is a great activity, but some folks don't get involved because they don't like to get cold. You know what? I don't like to get...
January 16, 2009 - 12:00am
Deer don't need supplemental feeding this winter
Minnesota Department of Natural Resources wildlife managers are urging people not to feed deer this winter even though it may appear they need help to make it through the cold and snowy conditions. "Deer have evolved several strategies to help them survive Minnesota winters," said...
January 16, 2009 - 12:00am
Brighten up winter by propagating houseplants
Are you looking for an activity that is rewarding, involves plants, can be done from the comfort of your own home, and can entertain the whole family? If so try propagating your houseplants. There are several ways houseplants can be propagated such as by vegetative cutting, layering,...
January 16, 2009 - 12:00am
December 29, 2008
Winter storm warning Monday night
You might as well park those shovels and snow blowers near the garage door. The National Weather Service has issued a winter storm warning for Monday night into Tuesday afternoon for the southern half of the Red River Valley. Snow totals of at least 3 inches are expected in most...
December 29, 2008 - 12:00am
December 16, 2008
Bundle up: Meteorological signs pointing to colder-than-average winter
Blame the missing sunspots, or the curious churnings of the Pacific Ocean, or the relentless law of averages. The meteorological signs all seem to point to a colder-than-average winter. Even the heavy snow dumped by the fierce weekend blizzard, by laying down a terrestrial icebox,...
December 16, 2008 - 12:00am
September 12, 2008
Dried distillers grains as winter beef supplement
Cow/calf producers that live in the upper Midwest are acquainted with the use of ethanol by-product feeds as a supplement for winter-feeds for cows. These by-products should be considered when shopping for winter supplements. Dried distillers grains contain approximately 30 percent...
September 12, 2008 - 12:00am
July 19, 2008
Winter wheat: To plant or not to plant
Although much of the spring wheat crop is still in the field, it is good to think ahead and explore the potential of seeding winter wheat. If it survives the winter and spring cold, winter wheat has an advantage of a longer growing season than spring wheat, because it establishes...
July 19, 2008 - 12:00am
February 27, 2008
Eric Bergeson column: Is winter driving you crazy yet?
Is winter driving you nuts? You aren't alone. The signs are everywhere. People are on the verge of losing it. Some have already gone over the edge, poor souls. Last week, I went to town for gas. It wasn't a necessary trip. I could have waited. When I got to the station, there...
February 27, 2008 - 12:00am
January 30, 2008
DETROIT LAKES - Polar Fest: As the name implies, it's a celebration of all things winter -- an opportunity to experience all that Detroit Lakes has to offer when the temperature drops below freezing. "Detroit Lakes is so well known for its summertime fun," says Kesley Myhre, one...
January 30, 2008 - 12:00am