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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
November 16, 2016
MN gas prices down last week
Average retail gasoline prices in Minnesota have fallen 5.4 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $1.98/gallon yesterday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 2,856 gas outlets in Minnesota. This compares with the national average that has fallen 4.9 cents per gallon in...
November 16, 2016 - 8:51am
November 10, 2016
A soft place to land; DL’s Drake Counseling finds a new, ‘homier’ location
Drake Counseling Services has a new location--and with the new Highway 10 address comes new services for clients. "We moved out here because...
November 10, 2016 - 10:38am
Gas prices down in the past week
Average retail gasoline prices in Minnesota have fallen 4.2 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.04/gallon yesterday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 2,856 gas outlets in Minnesota. This compares with the national average that has increased 0.5 cents per gallon...
November 10, 2016 - 9:15am
'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