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Drug charges dismissed against woman
Man reported missing from the Cormorant area
Osage man charged with assault
Vice President Mike Pence's Fargo appearance announced
Finally, a new home: Construction begins soon on $6.5 million Boys & Girls Club building project
Thunderbirds outwork Owls for Section 6A title
Roth tied for third after opening round at Lady Thunderbird Invitational
Gymnasts' four-peat a new feat at DLHS
Breckenridge repeats in 8AA; hands No. 3 Perham its first loss of the season
Sauk Rapids-Rice knocks off two-time defending section champ Fergus Falls
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
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
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
Panfish bite should be good next few weeks
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
March 15, 2018
All signed up: Cousins becomes NFL's highest-paid player with Vikings
EAGAN, Minn. - Kirk Cousins is officially the NFL’s highest-paid player. The 29-year-old quarterback signed a three-year, fully guaranteed...
March 15, 2018 - 2:23pm
February 2, 2018
Detroit Lakes students enjoy NFL Experience thanks to good sportsmanship
MINNEAPOLIS — Curious passersby decked out in Minnesota Vikings purple gave Nick Alton's fourth grade class a puzzled look as they did...
February 2, 2018 - 7:30pm
Super Bowl: Take the high road with Eagle fans
There was something so ugly about the behavior of some Philadelphia fans at the NFC championship game in that city recently, that it's hard for even character-filled, well-educated Vikings fans to not respond in kind and in hate. But we should all remember who we are as fans. We're...
February 2, 2018 - 2:00pm
January 28, 2018
Raiders' Carr rallies AFC to Pro Bowl victory
ORLANDO, Fla.—Oakland quarterback Derek Carr threw an 18-yard, game-winning touchdown pass to Titans tight end Delanie Walker with 1:31...
January 28, 2018 - 5:43pm
January 26, 2018
WATCH: Fourth-grade class from Detroit Lakes erupts with excitement after Saints punter Morstead's invitation
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. -- New Orleans Saints punter Thomas Morstead is going to meet the elementary class from Detroit Lakes, Minn., after he said...
January 26, 2018 - 3:42pm
January 25, 2018
Wentz leads all NFL players in merchandise sales for 2017, Vikings' Thielen among top 10
FARGO—This just in: Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz can move "merch," as the kids call it, just as well as he can move the...
January 25, 2018 - 3:33pm
January 24, 2018
From Perham to Philly: Game was worst experience ever
For local Vikings fans who went to Philadelphia for the playoff game against the Eagles, it was the Trip from Hell. Many left the stadium early...
January 24, 2018 - 11:52am
January 21, 2018
Adam Thielen laments Vikings' inability to 'check the last box'
PHILADELPHIA—Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Adam Thielen won't be going to the Super Bowl as a player. That was decided Sunday night,...
January 21, 2018 - 10:25pm
January 19, 2018
Saints punter says he wants to meet fourth-grade class from Thielen’s hometown
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. – New Orleans Saints punter Thomas Morstead wants to meet with elementary students from Minnesota Vikings receiver Adam...
January 19, 2018 - 5:33pm
Vikings WR Thielen questionable but expected to play vs. Eagles
The Minnesota Vikings listed Pro Bowl wide receiver Adam Thielen as questionable for Sunday's NFC Championship Game against the Philadelphia...
January 19, 2018 - 3:09pm
January 17, 2018
Sen. Klobuchar collects on Vikings-Saints wager
WASHINGTON -- U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar of Minnesota on Wednesday collected on her Vikings-Saints wager with U.S. Sen. John Kennedy of Louisiana. After reliving Stefon Diggs' game-winning touchdown catch -- Klobuchar enthusiastically, Kennedy not so much -- Kennedy offered Klobuchar...
January 17, 2018 - 9:16pm
Vikings hopeful for Sendejo's return, Thielen misses practice with back issue
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn.—Mike Zimmer said Wednesday that Andrew Sendejo remains in the concussion protocol, but the Vikings coach sounded optimistic...
January 17, 2018 - 5:35pm
January 16, 2018
Vikings say there is no curse. Miraculous play has players feeling like team of destiny
MINNEAPOLIS — Mike Winchell might have best described the feeling. In the movie "Friday Night Lights," the Permian Panthers quarterback...
January 16, 2018 - 8:29pm
Overrun by emotion, Mr. Viking couldn’t bear to watch last-second play against Saints
BISMARCK — While watching the Vikings playoff game Sunday, Jan. 14, Clint Clendenen was overrun by emotion. When it appeared the Vikings...
January 16, 2018 - 8:37am
January 12, 2018
Vikings, Minneapolis police, BBB warns fans of counterfeit tickets
The Minnesota Vikings, in partnership with the Minneapolis Police Department (MPD) and Better Business Bureau of Minnesota and North Dakota (BBB), remind fans to be aware of counterfeit or fraudulent tickets circulating prior to Sunday's Division Playoff game against the New Orleans...
January 12, 2018 - 10:00am