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MnDOT releases statewide freight system plan
Felony charge of violating a restraining order is dismissed
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Woman sentenced for trying to shoplift $512 worth of goods on Fourth of July
Mahube receives grant to help seniors at risk of becoming homeless
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Trojans use scoring runs to spoil Hornet opener
Laker dance teams kick off season at home Saturday
Laker boys start season with big home stand and new coaching staff
Two-time defending champs heavy favorites in Class A
Panthers send Lakers to defeat in overtime
It's a farm-fresh family thing: Roasted, Baked in DL set to open
Gas prices up average of three cents in Minnesota
Practical money matters: Focus on credit factors, not credit scores
Tax delinquency list updated
ERA Northland has a new realtor
Letter: Osage gun range story should have focused on neighbors
Editorial: Minnesota is second-most charitable state
What goes around comes around?
This DFLer hopes Trump is a pragmatist
Guest Editorial: Trump should not pursue Clinton
Pine to Palm
December 15, 2013
Danell Haspel: Ideas for holiday get-togethers at library
If you’re looking for unique Christmas party ideas, your library is here to help! The library collection includes periodicals like “Martha Stewart Living,” “Real Simple” and “Midwest Living” — to name just a few — that usually contain holiday entertaining ideas....
December 15, 2013 - 6:16pm
December 7, 2013
Danell Haspel: A Homemade Christmas
Let the library help you with homemade Christmas presents this year. Here are a few titles to get you in the holiday spirit from your library. “Handmade...
December 7, 2013 - 12:00pm
November 30, 2013
Danell Haspel: Celebrate the Winter Solstice at the DL Library
Do you know what happens when the North Pole is tilted 23.5 degrees away from the sun? If you guessed the December solstice, you would be right! This year’s winter solstice falls on Dec. 21, and it traditionally marks the date of the longest night of the season, as well as...
November 30, 2013 - 11:00am
November 24, 2013
Danell Haspel: Focus on human rights
We are bombarded with stories on human rights violations on a daily basis. Unfortunately, some of the stories come from within our own country. Tuesday, Dec. 10 is Human Rights Day, and your library has materials on the topic. “Dignity: The Essential Role it Plays in...
November 24, 2013 - 9:00am
November 17, 2013
Danell Haspel: Local library has many resources for family caregivers
November is National Family Caregivers Month. “According to estimates from the National Alliance for Caregiving, during the past year, 65.7 million Americans (or 29 percent of the U.S. adult population involving 31 percent of all U.S. households) served as family caregivers for...
November 17, 2013 - 3:00pm
Library celebrates 100 years
Wednesday and Thursday were filled with celebratory festivities surrounding the Detroit Lakes Library’s 100-year anniversary. The Carnegie...
November 17, 2013 - 1:00pm
50 years: JFK assassination
Fifty years ago, one of the biggest events in U.S. history took place, the Kennedy assassination. And with it came one of the biggest conspiracies in U.S. history. Two historians who have both studied the JFK assassination extensively will be speaking this week in honor of the...
November 17, 2013 - 9:00am
November 11, 2013
DL Library closed for Veterans Day
All Lake Agassiz Regional Library (LARL) branches and LINK sites, including the Regional Office, is closed on Monday, Nov. 11, in observance of Veterans Day. Regular hours resume Tuesday, Nov. 12. LARL serves the residents of Becker, Clay, Clearwater, Mahnomen, Norman, Polk...
November 11, 2013 - 7:00am
November 10, 2013
Danell Haspel: Saluting veterans at the DL Library
Why do we celebrate Veterans Day on Nov. 11? The date was chosen, because the Germans surrendered at 11 o’clock on the 11th day of the eleventh month, ending World War I in 1918. The reason we celebrate is to honor veterans, especially those that paid the ultimate price for...
November 10, 2013 - 8:36am
November 8, 2013
Minnesota author at library next week
For years, author William Kent Krueger was striving to write the next Great American Novel, to be the next Earnest Hemmingway. After many years...
November 8, 2013 - 8:00am
November 3, 2013
Big changes at Library
Anyone passing the Detroit Lakes Library in the last few weeks has noticed some major changes to the landscape. For one, you can now see the...
November 3, 2013 - 1:00pm
Diabetes month: Library can provide books on disease
According to the American Diabetes Association’s 2011 Diabetes Fact Sheet, 25.8 million children and adults in the United States have diabetes, and another 79 million have pre-diabetes. The association’s recent estimates project that as many as 1 in 3 American adults will...
November 3, 2013 - 8:00am
October 31, 2013
Centennial events set for Nov. 13-14
On Nov. 14, 1913, the cornerstone of the Carnegie library was set in place, marking one of the high points in Detroit Lakes history – the introduction of a library to the city of what was then Detroit. Since then the community has grown, as the library has as well. Though...
October 31, 2013 - 9:30am
October 26, 2013
Danell Haspel: Library offers variety of Halloween resources
All the goblins and ghouls are preparing for their annual “fright night” festivities. Include your library in the Halloween fun by scooping up some Halloween related books and movies like those highlighted below. The staff at Detroit Lakes Library would like to wish you...
October 26, 2013 - 10:00am
October 19, 2013
Danell Haspel: Living history presentation Monday at library
The patriotic fervor that swept across the North when the first shots were aimed at Fort Sumter in 1861 did not just affect the men who enlisted in droves-women were caught up in the excitement of the cause as well. Detroit Lakes Library will be hosting a living history presentation...
October 19, 2013 - 11:00am