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'Nowhere to Lay Their Heads': March 25 forum at Ecumen turns spotlight on homelessness
Man reported missing from the Cormorant area
Local agencies team up to fight elder abuse
AgweekTV: Eyes on the Ears
Drug charges dismissed against woman
Sometimes memories are more important than fish
Roseau rallies, heads back to state championship game
Smith leads Huskers at Clover Cup
Thunderbirds outwork Owls for Section 6A title
Washington leads Cass Lake-Bena to section boys title over Ada-Borup
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
Nice growing, Jack: Jack Chivers Realty relocating to downtown DL, into the mall
Farmers concerned about trade war with China
Twin Cities airport is best in its size
State Commerce Dept. website now multilingual
Ag expert joins Rep. Peterson's committee staff
Ken’s FM fundraiser aims to bring station back to full power
What's ahead for the region's arts scene in the coming weeks?
Dishing up a tasty homemade meal, for a good cause: DL Breakfast Rotary's March 13 meatball dinner to benefit local food pantry
Spring is here -- and your local library is ready to celebrate
Here's what's coming to lakes area this month
Eugene M. Roerick
Catherine L. Slone
Harvey L. Lundstrom
Brian B. Eide
More immigrants would give huge boost to US economy
Letter:Credit unions are very different from banks
Letter: Why aren't we fighting back against Russia?
Sixty pills prescribed--only four were needed
It's time to return a big favor to the Boys and Girls Club
Sometimes memories are more important than fish
Are Ivory-billed woodpeckers back from the dead?
Jumbo perch are popping up
Brad Laabs column: The panfish are biting, and the tullibee chase is on
Maple syrup-making at Minnesota state parks
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
For the love of the homeless: DL native Luke Pechmann poses for animal adoption pin-up calendar
Welcome to the dark side: Local museum's first 'After Dark' event brings sold-out crowds
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
Polar Fest ends with a bang – and a splash
September 9, 2016
Minnesota Democrats say they have case to get Trump's name off ballot
Democrats have sued to get Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump's name removed from Minnesota ballots. The suit claims the Minnesota...
September 9, 2016 - 8:59am
August 31, 2016
The cost of the Epipen increase
There's a cost that comes with the 450 percent increase in the price of EpiPens. Parents worry that they won't be able to afford their child's medication. They drive to pharmacies miles away from their homes just to get the best deal on EpiPens. School nurses watch as families weigh...
August 31, 2016 - 10:10am
Farmers irked with Dayton; Ag Organizations say they want more input
FALCON HEIGHTS, Minn.—First it was an effort to keep agriculture runoff out of the state's waters by the use of plant buffers, then last...
August 31, 2016 - 10:08am
August 27, 2016
Political campaign signs not permitted on state highway rights of way
Placement of campaign and other advertising signage on any highway rights of way is not allowed under state law, reminds the Minnesota Department of Transportation.
August 27, 2016 - 5:00am
August 24, 2016
Peterson lauds USDA for move to help dairy farmers and provide cheese to poor
U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson, Ranking Member of the House Agriculture Committee, fully supports a USDA plan to purchase surplus cheese for donation to food banks and extend the deadline for farmers to enroll in the dairy Margin Protection Program. The move follows letters from Peterson...
August 24, 2016 - 10:29am
Soaring cost of vital EpiPens has Klobuchar calling for investigation
In light of dramatic price increases for EpiPen packs, U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar has called for the Federal Trade Commission to investigate Mylan Pharmaceuticals for possible antitrust violations. Despite stable manufacturing costs, Mylan Pharmaceuticals has increased the price for...
August 24, 2016 - 10:25am
Minnesota will not appeal North Dakota coal power suit
ST. PAUL—Minnesota will not appeal a federal court ruling that called unconstitutional a law restricting importing electricity from coal-fired electric generating plants. North Dakota filed the suit against the Minnesota Next Generation Energy Act and won in a federal district...
August 24, 2016 - 10:23am
Daudt, Dayton spar over special session
The finger-pointing has begun over the failure to reach an agreement on a special session this month. Minnesota lawmakers had been advised to keep their schedules clear for the third week of August--that's when a special session was expected to take place, if political leaders could...
August 24, 2016 - 10:19am
August 22, 2016
Dayton orders flags flown at half-staff
ST. PAUL—Gov. Mark Dayton, DFL-Minn., has ordered all U.S. and Minnesota flags to be flown at half-staff at all state and federal buildings...
August 22, 2016 - 3:40pm
August 21, 2016
Dayton visits Detroit Lakes, vows to get funding for new wastewater treatment facility
Minnesota's Governor, Mark Dayton, was in Detroit Lakes Thursday morning to meet with local officials regarding the city's plans for a $34 million...
August 21, 2016 - 5:00am
August 20, 2016
Sandpiper pipeline project 'probably off the table'
Rep. Steve Green issued the following statement regarding news that Enbridge has agreed to purchase a minority stake in the Bakken Pipeline system to ensure transportation of crude oil from North Dakota. The report indicates that this could mean the proposed Sandpiper pipeline project...
August 20, 2016 - 5:00am
August 19, 2016
Train derails special session plans
Minnesotans will not get tax cuts and will not see road and other public construction projects begin after the governor and legislative leaders failed to agree on a special session agenda. "I've concluded ... I am not going to call a special session," Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton said...
August 19, 2016 - 9:11am
June 23, 2016
Becker County seeks applicants for county attorney position
The Becker County Board is seeking notice from individuals interested in filling the unexpired term of County Attorney Gretchen Thilmony, who has been named a district judge. Interested parties should contact County Administer Jack Ingstad at 218-846-7201 by June 30.
June 23, 2016 - 10:30am
April 6, 2016
Terry Tibbetts and Mindy Iverson will face off for White Earth tribal chairperson
Terrance “Terry” Tibbetts Sr. and Melinda “Mindy” Iverson were the top two vote-getters in a field of 12 candidates in the primary vote Tuesday for White Earth Tribal chairman. They will now face off in the general election June 14. Tibbetts had 416 votes, or nearly...
April 6, 2016 - 12:33am
February 24, 2016
White Earth gearing up for primary election on April 5
The White Earth Primary Election will be held Tuesday, April 5 from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Elected positions to be filled are Chairperson and District III Representative. The top two candidates for each position receiving the most votes will move on to the General Election June 14, unless...
February 24, 2016 - 12:19pm