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Little Falls woman sentenced for DWI
AgweekTV: Finding Common Ground
It's go-time at MANNA: Local food co-op opens after two years of work
Show your Laker Pride!
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Vikings' passing game dominant in win over Bucs
Laker tennis swept in home triangular
Bombers come up huge in one-point win at Ulen
Starkey scores five times in Mahnomen blowout victory
Nuggets keep rolling, blank Thunder by 48
Knowing when, and how much, to step in
Learning the lingo of Social Security can help with your retirement planning
"The first day at school wasn't the worst day": Story from 1977 rings true today
Social Security celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month
Column: Sleeping with a neanderthal
friends & neighbors
Daggett Truck Line honors trucker for 'superb' driving
Cost Share Program makes organic certification more affordable, rebates available
Flipping houses--it's not like TV
Arvig schedules cut-over date for all-digital conversion in Ada, Callaway, Glyndon, Hawley and Lake Park
Nurse practitioner joins Essentia Health-Park Rapids Clinic
Farm to table: What's in season?
'Two slightly clueless 19 year olds camping...what could go wrong?'
Renowned musician Annie Humphrey comes to New York Mills Saturday
Maplewood State Park ready to host Leaf Days celebration
Fall into autumn this Friday
Beejay Eckman and Tracy Nealis
Nena Rae Bartnes
Jerry & Monica Thunstrom
John "Gordy" Askew
Robert "Bobby" Wayne Arnold
Robert Wayne Arnold
Marlene A. Collins
Audrey @13@@10@(Pitsenbarger) Knauf
D.L. Energize to campaign against aldermen who voted against Tobacco 21
Letter: Otto created lifelong impact on his students
Letter: Collin Peterson foe is 'heartless' Republican
Watching "Vietnam," rethinking one's own youth
Like U.S., Canada has issues with healthcare, but the solution is not to dismantle universal care
Fall colors or not, fish still on their summer bite
Grizzlies have come back from the brink
A sight to make the neighbor drop his rake
Autumn full moons are fun times to fish
Black bears live in the shadows
His way to Broadway: Minnesota’s De’Lon Grant has made his Broadway debut in ‘Come from Away’
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
pine to palm
Bison golf no longer that other minor sport at NDSU
Gillam snaps Renner’s streak to take Super Senior crown
Piatz picks up second Pine to Palm Mid-Am title
Ystebo cruises to Pine to Palm Senior title
Chris Swenson captures the 85th Pine to Palm championship
August 30, 2017
M State hosts orientation activities
Fall semester began Monday, August 21 at M State and students were treated to variety of orientation activities throughout the week. As part...
August 30, 2017 - 2:27pm
July 28, 2017
Lake Eunice Evangelical Free Church invites children to Maker Fun Factory VBS:Created by God--EMDASH--Built for a Purpose!
A summer kids' event called Maker Fun Factory VBS will be hosted at Lake Eunice Evangelical Free Church from Sunday, Aug. 6 through Thursday, Aug. 10 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. nightly.
July 28, 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
April 15, 2017
7th Annual Bicycle Rodeo set for April 29
From proper bike helmet fittings to an obstacle course, children from kindergarten to 8th grade will have the chance to learn about bicycle...
April 15, 2017 - 12:00pm
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
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
Creating change: DLthriving group to host youth mental health forum
A group of high school students--spearheaded by Bezos Scholar and Detroit Lakes High School (DLHS) senior Anna Schumacher--is focused on creating...
March 16, 2017 - 2:15pm
March 15, 2017
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
November 17, 2016
Let’s Go Fishing helped get more than 1,200 area youth, veterans and seniors out on the water in 2016
It was another successful year for the Detroit Lakes Area Chapter of Let's Go Fishing, the local non-profit that offers free fishing and boating...
November 17, 2016 - 8:38am
October 15, 2016
Special deer hunting season opens Thursday for youth with adult mentors
Youth, ages 10-15, can participate in a special deer season that runs from Thursday, Oct. 20, to Sunday, Oct. 23, in 27 permit areas of southeastern and northwestern Minnesota, including in the Twin Cities metro permit area 601, according to the Department of Natural Resources.
October 15, 2016 - 10:30am
August 8, 2015
Several youth hunting opportunities offered
Youth can hunt with adult mentors during several organized youth hunting opportunities this fall. Application forms and more information can be found online or by calling the Minnesota DNR Information Center, 651-296-6157 or 888-646-6367, or Mike Kurre 651-259-5193. Youth waterfowl...
August 8, 2015 - 5:10am
August 3, 2015
All-city junior golf round three results
The third leg of the eighth annual Detroit Lakes All-City Junior Golf Youth Championship was completed Thursday at Lakeview Golf Course. Isaac...
August 3, 2015 - 2:01pm
June 8, 2015
DL 6th graders to play in the Pacesetter Championship Sunday
The Detroit Lakes sixth grade boys’ basketball team will be playing in the Pacesetter Youth Basketball State Championship at the College of...
June 8, 2015 - 10:54am
March 9, 2015
Hackel qualifies for Heartland National wrestling duals
Colton Hackel of Detroit Lakes was the Minnesota USA State runner-up in the Novice 112-pound wrestling division. Hackel will participate in...
March 9, 2015 - 12:02pm