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DL man sentenced for animal cruelty
Murder suspect bludgeoned Otter Tail County mother, son with pipe wrench, charges say
County museum abloom with events this weekend
Commemorating the one-room schoolhouse: Museum seeks stories, photos, info on country schools for upcoming book
'The Ash Girl': DLHS's spring play offers darker take on familiar fairy tale
Raiders down Patriots late in season-opening victory
Summit to address football concerns in Minnesota
Gorden to be inducted to MHSGCA Hall of Fame
Nordick selected as new Park Rapids Activities Director, head football coach
Area golf courses waiting on Mother Nature
Unwrapping #MeToo with grace
It's almost time to light the 'Fire in February': DL preacher's plans taking shape to mobilize community to read Bible's Book of Acts
'Fire in February': DL preacher hopes to mobilize local faith community to read Bible's Book of Acts
LP-A Elementary recognized for achieving positive student outcomes
Snappy side: Festive Pomegranate Salad sure to shine on holiday menu
friends & neighbors
Parent company of Herberger's could be headed for liquidation
Detroit Lakes couple forced to spend extra $2,000 on flights home after being stranded in Mexico by Sun Country
Peterson: Work mandate for food stamps imperils next farm bill
Arvig to boost workforce by 160
Ketter joins Mid-Minnesota as DL branch manager
Special music event coming to DL library April 24
What's coming up for arts and entertainment around the region
What's new in arts and entertainment around the region
Crawling with creativity: Detroit Lakes' 2nd Annual Art Crawl set for April 19-21
Stories sought for new musical set in Otter Tail County
Merle R. Meyer
George B. Scarborough
Family of slain child says multiple people called Otter Tail County social services
Letter: Help make these school projects community plans
Letter: Thumbs up to all you snowplow drivers
Letter: An alternative DL school building plan
Divided loyalties--don't be quick to judge
Ice-out shaping up to be late: Brutally cold April will impact May fishing opener
Wild turkey a success story in Minnesota
Snowy start to steelhead season: Despite snowstorm, Brule River anglers turn out for opener
Now is the time to clean, repair your birdhouses
Let's bring back the fishing pier at Dunton Locks
Getting ahead of the curve: Cancer rehab in DL helps patients get back into life
'We'll strive to be fair': Two of Becker County’s top legal eagles talk about upcoming judgeships
Ruby's Pantry helps families make ends meet; Local mom of 7 shares her story
Adolescent anxiety is on the rise, and social media may be part of the problem
Minnesota Made: Enjoy some movies shot in the Lake of 10,000 Lakes
Letter: Ice palace co-chairs thank the community
Youth fishing derby on Little Detroit Lake was 'great success'
The walls came tumbling down: Ice palace demolished on Friday
Totally tube-ular!: Elementary school students get outside to slide
Polar Fest's inaugural hotdish challenge brings in big, hungry crowd
December 11, 2012
Some expectant moms take break from antidepressants for fear of side effects
Marisa Gabel, of Fargo, has been on Zoloft since she suffered a major depressive episode 10 years ago. With the added help of her spirituality...
December 11, 2012 - 8:26am
June 19, 2012
Area divorced couple teaching others how to co-parent peacefully
Kari Peterson and Chad Sogge, who divorced in 2003, were able to take their kids on a recent trip to Disney World - along with their new spouses...
June 19, 2012 - 9:21am
June 12, 2012
Father's Day crafts: Ideas help ensure Dad won't be forgotten
Even while reveling in the handmade treasures that have come my way each Mother's Day for the past years, I've wrestled with a disconcerting...
June 12, 2012 - 9:00am
June 3, 2012
Working 10 hours from home in Oil Patch disrupts family life of Wisconsin man.
June 3, 2012 - 1:59pm
May 18, 2012
PCs for People refurbishes computers for low income people
BEMIDJI - With today's digital age, having a computer is becoming as essential as a kitchen sink, but the cost for the technology is high and...
May 18, 2012 - 9:23am
May 15, 2012
Local families rethinking high school graduation celebrations
FARGO - During Laura Barnhart's and Hannah Erickson's junior year at Fargo's Oak Grove High School, their mothers started talking about merging...
May 15, 2012 - 8:50am
May 7, 2012
Understanding Asperger's syndrome
Colin Vieweg possesses a level of maturity beyond his years. He's also prone to pronouncements delivered with an air of erudition that have earned...
May 7, 2012 - 8:52am
April 24, 2012
Child speech experts say don't worry if your toddler's language regresses
The language development of 20-month-old "Annie" is coming along brilliantly. Words are spewing fast and furiously, and not only that, they're...
April 24, 2012 - 8:49am
April 19, 2012
Fargo woman puts dreams on hold to address critical needs of orphaned girls in Sudan
Somewhere in the depths of Deb Dawson's pile of unfinished creations, a full-length memoir manuscript waits for its shining moment. The story,...
April 19, 2012 - 8:41am
March 20, 2012
Breast milk vs. formula: Local moms sound off on the benefits, detriments of both
FARGO - Breastfeeding can be a wonderful bonding experience between a mother and child, and studies are constantly touting the health benefits for both mom and baby. Yet it can also be a painful, frustrating experience that leaves a woman feeling exhausted and anchored, either to...
March 20, 2012 - 9:23am
March 4, 2012
Married without children: More couples opting to be 'childless by choice'
Nicole Reak Turchin kept waiting to be hit by "baby fever." Although she liked kids, she never really thought of herself as a mom. Even so,...
March 4, 2012 - 6:48pm
February 10, 2012
A Smile from the Heart
We see them plastered on Christmas Cards, soccer player buttons and school pictures: the toothy, wide smiles of a child. But for an energetic,...
February 10, 2012 - 9:00am
January 30, 2012
Great name debate: Women's choice after marriage more accepted, but still trends traditional
FARGO - Liz and Tarver Nova knew what their last name would be once they married even before they were engaged. Nova isn't Liz's maiden name,...
January 30, 2012 - 8:17am
January 10, 2012
Prime Time: Lake vacations were wonderful memories
Mom and Dad were anglers. Consequently, our vacations were fishing-oriented. Good old Highway 59 led us up north to the fishing areas around Fergus Falls and Detroit Lakes. That is how I happened to relocate to Bemidji. Occasionally on a rainy day, we visited Paul Bunyan and Babe...
January 10, 2012 - 10:38am
January 7, 2012
A Taylor-made house: Detroit Lakes native inspired by son to push for special-needs citizens' independance
FARGO - Sometimes blessings flow in surprising ways, wrapped in special packages - unexpected gifts. One of these "Taylor-made" blessings could...
January 7, 2012 - 6:56pm