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Scientists still waiting for clear signs of ozone hole healing
AT&T to join Verizon in government data-request disclosures
Latest delay adds to chaotic rollout of Obama's health law
Becker County Land Atlas now available
Investigation finds no widespread misconduct at U.S. Secret Service
Rookie's penalty shot seals Penguins' win over Wild
Lakes Area Boxing on Wadena card
Twins agree to deal with C Suzuki
Laker Hall of Honor accepting nominations for 2014 class
Braves obtain Twins' Doumit in trade
In the Zone
Canadian Pacific Holiday Train made its annual stop in DL Monday
Caught up in the gifts: Thankfulness, gratitude should last through Christmas, not just stop after Thanksgiving
Jessica Karley: Masala Chai provides delicious spin on familiar dessert
Howard Kossover: Social Security benefits did not originally include cost-of-living adjustment
Friends & Neighbors
Turkey stamp entries accepted through Dec. 27
Brad Laabs: New products help drive ice fishing industry
Blane Klemek: Minnesota’s resident wildlife tough it out through the winter
Don’t look past late season pheasants
Preliminary ‘13 deer harvest numbers released
Letter: Thanks to NCT volunteers
Letter: Keep ‘Christ’ in Christmas
Letter: Thanks to Frazee Fire and Rescue Squad
Our Opinion: FDA acts to curb farm antibiotics
Lynn Hummel: Lessons on standing in line
Dances with ‘The Nutcracker’
Longest Night Festival Saturday in NYM
'Anchorman 2' revives cult classic, but has Ron Burgundy sold out?
Lonestar’s holiday show is Friday at Shooting Star
Rock & Roll Christmas Spectacular tonight at Historic Holmes Theatre
Christmas Schedule of Services
BISON TICKET AUCTION: Auction winner is John H at $150!!
May 8, 2011
Eriksmoen: Playhouse founder's ghost reportedly haunts theater
It has been reported that the ghost of the North Dakota-born founder of one of the most famous theatrical playhouses frequently plays practical jokes on people in his theater. Gilmore Brown founded the Pasadena Playhouse in 1917 and remained its director until his death in 1960....
May 8, 2011 - 8:54am
January 23, 2009
A thank you to the master gardeners
I would like to take the opportunity to express my sincere appreciation to all of the Master Gardeners in Hubbard and Becker County who volunteer their time and horticultural talents to area residents and communities. It has been my pleasure to work with people who are alive with...
January 23, 2009 - 12:00am
September 26, 2008
The Vikings: Just when you give up hope, they manage to restore faith
The days are growing shorter, the nights cooler, and there's a palatable anxiety to be felt in the air -- it must be Vikings season. I know the season very well, for I have, for the past 15 years, experienced firsthand the ordeal of sharing a house with not one, but two dedicated...
September 26, 2008 - 12:00am
September 24, 2008
Letter: Obama is more like you and I
I am very surprised the recent polls came out with Sen. McCain leading Sen. Obama in North Dakota by 14 points, and with both candidates pretty even in Minnesota, considering that McCain voted against the recent farm bill. I traveled North Dakota and Minnesota for 38 years as a...
September 24, 2008 - 12:00am
September 12, 2008
All the world's a stage: What are you putting into your character?
Had you been permitted to enter the Middle School auditorium last Saturday afternoon -- and had you, beyond any logical reasoning I can conceive of, housed even an inkling of desire to do so -- you would have come across 40-some Detroit Lakes students, hearts a-pounding, voices a-harmonizing,...
September 12, 2008 - 12:00am
August 29, 2008
Even with modern ammo, you still need to clean that gun
The Remington Arms Company lays claim to the invention and introduction of the non-corrosive primer for rifle, shotgun, and center fire pistol cartridges. Before the introduction of the non-corrosive priming, it was necessary for the owner of a shotgun or rifle to laboriously scrub...
August 29, 2008 - 12:00am
August 22, 2008
RJ Dupre Column: Never make promises you can't keep
A friend of mine needed to have a surgery, which would keep her healthy and give her a better quality of life. The problem was the cost of the procedure. Fortunately, a family member volunteered to donate the money for this intervention. She and her husband were excited and very...
August 22, 2008 - 12:00am