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AgweekTV: Presidential Turkeys
Workplace sexual harassment gets renewed attention as high-profile figures are accused in media reports
Minnesota deer farm shows no additional CWD-infected animals
Minn. Supreme Court to hear teacher union protections case
Deer that struggled for hours in Minnesota's icy Gull River before being rescued improving
McDougall blanks Royals for first victory of the season
Laker swimmers reach finals in seven events, bust six school records
DeWulf leads Nevis to 9-man championship game
Laker diving seasons end in state semis
Gallatin’s fast track slowed to a steady pace on way to MSUM
LP-A Elementary recognized for achieving positive student outcomes
Snappy side: Festive Pomegranate Salad sure to shine on holiday menu
Social Security supports veterans, active duty military personnel
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Gov. Dayton proclaims 'Acts of Kindness Week' statewide
friends & neighbors
Dressed to 'The Nines'...kids: The Nines owner opens kids' clothing store across the street
Humane Society of the Lakes assistant manager promoted
Limited number of free MANNA memberships available: BC Energize challenges community to match Essentia donation to JOCAL JEWEL program
Aspen Institute recognizes M State as one of nation's top 150 community colleges
LendEDU's look inside the class of 2017's plan for student loan repayment
Things to do in the lakes area this weekend
DLMS Fall Band Concert is Thursday, Nov. 16
Country singer-songwriter Dustin Lynch at Shooting Star this Friday
World Kindness Day is November 13
It's time to 'Light Up the Lakes'!: Santa's seeking entries for his Nov. 27 Parade of Lights in DL
Robert and Marilynn Halverson
Arlo & Neva Bodin
Joe and Karen Merseth
Marilyn Joy Ostrander
Gerald Adrian Triggs
Carl Laverne Albin
William M. "Bill" Sanger
Letters: Farmers need tax reform that helps middle class
Tax bills based on unsound economics, unwise fiscal policy
Letter: Proposed tax cut plans and the national debt
Coots and bald eagles
Letter: Patriotism can take many forms
Monster white-tailed deer taken in northern ND
Pine River area boy bags deer of a different color - rare piebald doe
DL team places first in sporting clays at Fort Thunder
First ice bite is good, but not worth foolish risks
The northern cardinal: handsome and talented
Welcome to the dark side: Local museum's first 'After Dark' event brings sold-out crowds
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
pine to palm
Pine to Palm champ signs NLI with BSU
Late string of birdies gives Hoge fourth straight PGA Tour card
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
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