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'No one I trust more' than Lt. Gov. Smith in U.S.Senate, Dayton says
Blowback over proposed wind turbine near Pelican Lake
No need for Obamacare?: Farmers can now get group insurance through their co-ops
'Christmas miracle at the mall': Free sleigh rides in DL interrupted by spooked horse, no injuries result
Crime & accidents
Yellowjackets earn conference win over Hornets
Laker wrestlers impressive in win over Bemidji
Laker basketball teams split at TRF
Hallisey scores twice in Mid-State victory over Panthers
Lakers grab first place in the Mid-State
LP-A Elementary recognized for achieving positive student outcomes
Snappy side: Festive Pomegranate Salad sure to shine on holiday menu
Social Security supports veterans, active duty military personnel
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Gov. Dayton proclaims 'Acts of Kindness Week' statewide
friends & neighbors
Jobs aplenty: Becker County's unemployment rate is lowest it's been in decades
Fuel cost down 2.6 cents last week
Essentia Health Oak Crossing Nursing Home in Detroit Lakes is one of the best in the nation
Sanford Health acquires stake in German hospital system
Under construction: A number of local businesses are undergoing improvements in the area
'Rock & Roll Christmas' returns to DL's Holmes Theatre on Dec. 14
Dallas Holm to perform at The Refuge in DL this Sunday
'Winter Harvest' is in: New commemorative book on ice harvesting to be launched Saturday at BC Museum
'A date which will live in infamy': Remembering the attack on Pearl Harbor
'New Standards' for holiday tradition: Show coming to Holmes Theatre this Friday breaks the seasonal mold
Tom & Bertha
Robert and Marilynn Halverson
Rosalynn "Rose" Bekkerus
Beatrice M. Mertens
Thomas Anthony "Tom" Kubat
John Reed King
Clara Jane Gilbertson
Updated: Winona LaDuke column: With Franken, Dems threw out baby with the bathwater
Making the most of Minnesota apprenticeships
Letter: It is what it is--Trump won the election
Lynn Hummel column: Mind your own business
Guest Editorial: Here's how to beat the holiday blues
Blane Klemek column: Classic or modern, snowshoes are lots of fun
Brad Laabs column:Changes coming for northern pike fishing
Extremely rare Canada lynx spotted in northern Minnesota forest
Wild turkeys present hunting challenge
The smart move now is: Stay off the ice!
Welcome to the dark side: Local museum's first 'After Dark' event brings sold-out crowds
His way to Broadway: Minnesota’s De’Lon Grant has made his Broadway debut in ‘Come from Away’
Consume those leafy greens for a healthy body
You've gotta have faith: Christian filmmakers start up business, teaching academy in rural Audubon
My Christmas in Denmark: Different traditions, same feel
pine to palm
Israelson qualifies for U.S. Amateur
Defending champ to skip Pine to Palm for pro pursuits
Pine to Palm: Thursday Spotlight
83rd Pine to Palm
Welle returning to defend Pine to Palm championship
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July 24, 2013
Moondance is great father-son bonding time
On a cold, blustery day on March 8, 1990, rock band Motley Crue took to the old Met Center stage in Bloomington. It was a big moment in my...
July 24, 2013 - 7:16am
July 21, 2013
Sagebrush plays Pavilion Saturday
A couple of years ago, a benefit for the Detroit Lakes-based Family Needs Fund, Inc.
July 21, 2013 - 1:30pm
July 16, 2013
WE Fest announces 2014 lineup
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. – WE Fest officials got an early start on 2014 by announcing on Monday that Jason Aldean, Brad Paisley and the Zac Brown Band will headline next year’s three-day annual country festival. Aldean has become something of a WE Fest regular.
July 16, 2013 - 8:03am
June 18, 2013
Despite brief scare, WE Fest will be able to sell beer
Tax troubles raised the possibility this week that WE Fest organizers would be barred from selling alcohol at this summer’s festival. But fear not, country music fans: There will be beer. Horseshoe Inc., the company that handles liquor sales for the annual music festival in...
June 18, 2013 - 2:51pm
June 12, 2013
Tim Mahoney will be at Pavilion on Saturday
Minnetonka native Tim Mahoney has become a familiar presence on the local music scene since making his Detroit Lakes debut at the Historic Holmes...
June 12, 2013 - 11:34am
Piano students perform, earn honors
The students of Paul Heisler and Sharon Wesbrook performed in a Spring Piano Recital. Students of Paul Heisler were Katriana Mehlhaff...
June 12, 2013 - 9:28am
Festival spreads joy while raising funds for Refuge programs
When morning dawned on the final day of Hope Fest, organizer Mel Manning’s prayers were answered: The chances of rainfall in the day’s forecast...
June 12, 2013 - 7:45am
May 19, 2013
Bemidji hosts drum circles
Bemidji State University is hosting four community drum circles, open free to anyone who wishes to attend, on the shores of Lake Bemidji this June and July. In the event of inclement weather, they will be moved to the Thompson Recital Hall stage. Participants are encouraged...
May 19, 2013 - 8:00am
May 18, 2013
Students to perform piano recital May 22
Jorgenson Music Studio piano students will present a recital Wednesday May 22, at 7 p.m.
May 18, 2013 - 10:00am
May 15, 2013
Piano students to perform in recital
Piano students of Audrey Savig will be presented in recital on Sunday, May 19, at the First Lutheran Church, Detroit Lakes. The 1:30 p.m.
May 15, 2013 - 9:50am
May 1, 2013
Mark potvin to bring choir to DL saturday
Over the past 32 years, more than 150 singers have been a part of the East Central Minnesota Chorale. Those singers have run the gamut of...
May 1, 2013 - 1:32pm
April 24, 2013
Thompson sisters win at competition
Winners at the Minnesota Music Teachers Association (MMTA) State Contest at Ferguson Hall, University of Minnesota, on March 16 were Marissa Thompson, Junior B Division, and Maren Thompson, Intermediate B Division. Alternate was Ahna Thompson performing in the Primary Division. Marissa...
April 24, 2013 - 10:07am
This Week in Entertainment
Wednesday, April 24 THEATER “Mother Courage & Her Children”: 7:30 p.m., Gaede Stage, Minnesota State University, Moorhead. Black comedy follows a peasant woman as she sells, steals and haggles her way across the battlefield of pre Modern Europe. Ticket range is $10-$20....
April 24, 2013 - 9:33am
April 17, 2013
Hope Fest 2013 in need of a few good sponsors
Though the event is still almost two months away, plans are already in full swing for the second annual Hope Fest music festival, set to take place June 6-8 in Detroit Lakes. Hosted by the Refuge Christian Outreach Center, the three-day festival is intended as “a free concert for...
April 17, 2013 - 12:34pm
April 10, 2013
This Week in Entertainment
Wednesday, April 10 MUSIC
April 10, 2013 - 7:58am