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Matching ND Challenge grant to colleges, universities called a ‘resounding success’
Peoples Park skating rink is open
Officers involved in fatal shooting identified
Crime & Accident Report
Otters and Lakers battle to overtime tie
Lakers win late at Alexandria 54-49
Laker gymnasts consistent in victory over Perham
Jackson wins 152-pound championship at Big Bear
Four-goal second period leads Stars over Lakers
Holy Rosary completes first Knowledge Bowl
Don’t let stress beat you
Applications sought: Scholarships available to those in medical field
Non-toy ideas for kids’ Christmas gifts
Grant money available for ag teachers
Friends & Neighbors
Essentia gives Wolf Lake Rescue a gift
6,600 Minnesota jobs created; rate down to 3.7%
Dept of Revenue wins improvement award
Minnesotans saving big coin with gas dip
New agent joins Jack Chiver Realty team
Variety of events planned in area
Celebrating ‘most wonderful time of the year’
Sawyer Brown bringing Christmas spirit to Shooting Star this Friday
Longest Night Music Fest set this Sunday in NYM
‘The Classic Nutcracker’ coming to NDSU’s Reineke Festival Hall
1 step forward, 2 steps back
Leave us all alone! We can’t breathe!
The limit of Minnesota Nice: Norwegian Americans rally to defeat ambassador pick
Time is right for American policy change on Cuba
Man versus the machine
Stay safe when darkhouse spearing
Innovations have changed the ice fishing industry
December is ‘the moon of popping trees’
State expands ‘fat bike’ riding opportunities
Don’t eat venison? Try these delicious recipes
From ski lessons to tubing fun, there’s lots for kids to do on the Mountain
New ski lodge is heart of Detroit Mountain Recreation Area
Making Detroit Mountain happen
Holiday Traditions 2014
Winter Laker Book 2014-15
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
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