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One-room Minnesota schoolhouse student, now 96, and her teacher, 107, reunite
A contest for real saps: Vergas' Maple Syrup Festival to include syrup tasting contest
Al Franken, 'Giant of the Senate': Minnesota Senator visits Detroit Lakes, talks career pathways
Girl, 13, accused of leading SD police on high-speed chase in stolen SUV
A heartbreaking struggle: Homelessness in the region hard on elderly
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Goodhue takes down Raiders for second straight year
James Amdal, 97, in attendance at state quarterfinal
Lakes Figure Skating Club ends season with success
Journey To The Tourney: Lake Park-Audubon returns to state
Otters' late charge falls short in state opener
Column: Experiencing Christianity abroad
Column: Drinking in the joy of life
Thursday matters: Every day, His home in us
Food and fellowship: The Refuge continues to host free, weekly suppers
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Friends & Neighbors
Mistakes on Your Tax Return Could Lead to an Audit
Ryan Hanson Homes has new licensed realtor
Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Joins Essentia Health in Detroit Lakes
Back in business: Audubon Liquor Store purchased by brothers-in-law
Norby's recognized for 90 years of membership
Full WE Fest lineup announced
'Beauty and the Beast' debuts to magical $350M globally
Women on a roll: Female directors dominate at Fargo Film Festival
'Wheel of Fortune' unfortunate guess goes viral
'Sesame Street' to welcome muppet character with autism
Donald "Don" Darrell Schermerhorn
Donna Mae Graffis
Lorraine M. Fingalson
Lyle E. Donley
Jeffrey M. Webber
Lynn Hummel column: The top 15 lessons in the school of life
Letter: 'Extreme vetting' is a sham--we're already as safe as we can be
Letter: Eken says attack against him by fellow senator was 'flat-out lie'
Another Republican wedge issue to divide Minnesotans?
Letter: 'Repeal and replace' plan means tax cuts for the rich, fewer health benefits for the American people
Signs of spring: The lark and pasque flowers
Brad Laabs column: There's still quality lake ice for fishing
Waiting for Woodie Camp: Young waterfowlers can attend free, weeklong summer camp
Blane Klemek column: Pileated woodpecker can hollow out trees like a buzzsaw
Brad Laabs column: Get your poop in a scoop and clean up the lake, anglers!
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
DLHS named 'Safe Sports School'
A $10,000 drop in the bucket: Red Kettle campaign gets big boost from anonymous donor in DL
Pine to Palm
November 10, 2016
'A Labor of Love' Slated for destruction, old schoolhouse gets new life on TRF farmstead
NEAR THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn.—Faye Auchenpaugh could not bear the thought of the old one-room country schoolhouse that she had attended...
November 10, 2016 - 5:24am
November 6, 2016
Yelling timber; Warm fall gives public works chance to remove hazardous trees from city park
The Detroit Lakes Public Works Department has been chopping down a number of trees throughout the city parks over the last couple of weeks. But...
November 6, 2016 - 6:19am
Coffee with the candidates; Minnesota DFLers visit Detroit Lakes, talk healthcare, farm bills
DFLers, U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar, U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson, Minn. Sen. Rod Skoe, and Bryan Klabunde, who is running for Minnesota State Representative,...
November 6, 2016 - 5:09am
November 5, 2016
Essentia Health encourages people to 'start the beat'
Essentia Health is encouraging its employees and the public to help fight sudden cardiac arrest by signing a petition to "Start the Beat." The petition is asking the White House to begin a national campaign to bring awareness to the serious public health problem of sudden cardiac...
November 5, 2016 - 12:10pm
Crime & Accidents
Friday, Oct. 28 At 5:39 p.m. a caller reported a vehicle had been broken into overnight while it was parked on the 1100 block of Summit Avenue in Frazee. A few items were reported stolen. At 6:53 p.m. kids were reportedly stealing political signs near M&H. At 10:10 p.m. a caller reported...
November 5, 2016 - 5:28am
November 2, 2016
I'll Tile and Stone hosts Festival of Trees
People have been decorating their homes with Christmas trees since the tradition sparked in 16th Century Germany, according to the History Channel....
November 2, 2016 - 10:00am
November 1, 2016
Bell again named among nation's 'Best banks to work for'
Bell Bank has again been named by American Banker Magazine as one of the "Best Banks to Work For." Bell was number one among banks with $3 billion to $10 billion in assets and ranked third overall among only 60 banks to achieve "Best Bank" status. This is the fourth year for the program,...
November 1, 2016 - 3:25pm
October 31, 2016
Noon Rotary carries out Halloween safety project
Every year for Halloween the Noon Rotary carries out a safety project, supplying area school students (grades preschool through grade 6) with...
October 31, 2016 - 9:53am
October 30, 2016
'Homing' in on filling the need
There's a high demand for housing in the Detroit Lakes area, so the city, along with the MMCDC (Midwest Minnesota Community Development Corporation),...
October 30, 2016 - 6:12am
October 29, 2016
Crime & Accidents
Thursday, Oct. 20 At 11:35 a.m. an ice auger and ice house were reported stolen from the 200 block of Eagle Street in Audubon. At 1:56 p.m. a caller reported an attempted burglary on the 33000 block of Highway 34 in Detroit Lakes, where a door handle was busted and a window had been...
October 29, 2016 - 6:03am
October 27, 2016
Minnesota gas prices still falling but higher than last year
Average retail gasoline prices in Minnesota have fallen 2.9 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.11/gallon yesterday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 2,856 gas outlets in Minnesota. This compares with the national average that has fallen 1.8 cents per gallon in...
October 27, 2016 - 5:03am
October 26, 2016
In the shadow: Bobby Vee and The Shadows adored by local, national fans alike
A career which boasted a four-decade run, producing 25 albums, 38 songs on the Billboard top 100 charts, six gold singles, 14 top 40 hits and...
October 26, 2016 - 10:55am
Nereson's hires new service consultant
Josh Siewert is Nereson Automotive's newest service consultant. Siewert went to school at North Dakota State College of Science for Automotive...
October 26, 2016 - 9:01am
October 22, 2016
Crime & Accidents
Friday, Oct. 7 At 1:46 p.m. a pontoon trailer was reported stolen. Sunday, Oct. 9 At 7:25 a.m. a caller reported a sign had been hit overnight on the 800 block of West Lake Drive. At 1:48 p.m. a burglary was reported on East Lake Tulaby Drive, where the doors of a cabin had been busted...
October 22, 2016 - 5:23am
October 19, 2016
Average MN gas prices down for October
Average retail gasoline prices in Minnesota have fallen 2.1 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.15/gallon yesterday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 2,856 gas outlets in Minnesota. This compares with the national average that has fallen 2.4 cents per gallon in...
October 19, 2016 - 8:51am