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Frazee FFA team to compete at State
Crime & accidents around Becker County
Roosevelt readies for Read-A-Thon to raise money
Multiple awards add up to one stellar season for 6th grade Math Masters
Activities commitment celebration Monday, March 26
Top-seeded Crusaders blow out Mahnomen-Waubun in Class A quarters
Brooklyn Center hands Breckenridge first-round loss
Prep boys basketball: Triple the heartbreak for Esko
Good luck, Thunderbirds!
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
After historic college basketball upset, Little Caesar’s announces free pizza giveaway to everyone in America
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
Music, dancing and more coming to lakes area this month
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
Raymond "Ole" Mounts
Lyle Byron Oja
Elverna Elizabeth (Lembke) Nelson
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
May 11, 2017
Let's just admit it, kids can be a tad...lazy: Day of Caring is even better for them than it is for others
It isn't easy raising selfless kids these days. The world is being set up to make everything in life less tasking and instantly gratifying. We, as adults, have created this world for our kids (and this is generally speaking) where we too often give them so much without requiring that...
May 11, 2017 - 9:28am
May 8, 2017
'This is a serious time for serious people': Boys & Girls Club celebration features challenges, coveted award
The Boys & Girls Clubs of Detroit Lakes & Perham are doing some great things, as the burgeoning membership at both sites will attest. On Thursday...
May 8, 2017 - 8:49am
April 29, 2017
Perham's Papacito's permeates Detroit Lakes
Papacito's Burritos is on a roll. The little build-your-own-burrito joint inside the Perham BP gas station has seen nothing but growth since...
April 29, 2017 - 12:00pm
April 27, 2017
One-car rollover between Perham, New York Mills ends in injury
Road conditions were icy just after 7 a.m. Wednesday when Robert Kyle Wiggins, 38, of New York Mills, lost control of the Trail Blazer he was...
April 27, 2017 - 10:50am
April 26, 2017
'It was time to pass the baton': Dean's Country Market in Perham, NY Mills sold to Central Market owners
Saying it was a huge decision to make after 45 years in the grocery business, Dean Simpson of Dean's Country Market, with store locations in...
April 26, 2017 - 10:22am
April 25, 2017
‘It was time to pass the baton’: Dean’s Country Market in Perham, NY Mills sold to Central Market owners
Saying it was a huge decision to make after 45 years in the grocery business, Dean Simpson of Dean’s Country Market, with store locations in...
April 25, 2017 - 11:02am
April 24, 2017
Raider track teams compete at Anderson-Cole Invite
The Lake Park-Audubon track and field teams competed Friday in Perham at the Anderson-Cole Invite. Mackenzie Ehlers and Lily Peterson led the...
April 24, 2017 - 2:27pm
April 4, 2017
The future of medicine is here: Sanford hires integrated health therapist who will "video chat" with patients at area clinics
Mental health services can be hard to come by—that's where a system-wide mental health grant at Sanford comes in. Five years ago, Sanford was awarded a grant to "explore the impact of mental health therapists," that came with a triple aim: 1) to improve health outcomes, 2) to...
April 4, 2017 - 10:00am
March 16, 2017
Perham father reunited with daughter who went missing
PERHAM, Minn. — After 46 days, a Perham father is back at home with his daughter after he said the 6-year-old was taken by her mother. Brian...
March 16, 2017 - 9:12am
March 12, 2017
Brad Laabs column: Get your poop in a scoop and clean up the lake, anglers!
The last couple of years this time of year (as we clear fish houses off the lakes and near the end of the ice season), I have written about my frustration with the messes left on the ice. This year, our area lakes seem to have been left in better shape than the past several years....
March 12, 2017 - 5:00am
March 10, 2017
Hospice of Red River Valley offers free community grief program for adults in DL, Perham
Hospice of the Red River Valley is offering a free educational program for adults in Detroit Lakes and Perham. When a friend loses a loved one through death, we struggle to know what to do. Working through grief involves accepting the loss, experiencing the pain of that loss, and...
March 10, 2017 - 2:00pm
March 2, 2017
Perham man accused of felony check forgery
Robert Louis Czeck, 38, of Perham has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony check forgery. According to court records, on Dec. 16 a man reported to Detroit Lakes police that a check had been forged on his account. On dec. 12 he had used a check to pay Czeck for...
March 2, 2017 - 10:00am
February 25, 2017
Letter: Trump is my president
I find it interesting on how the Liberals are stating facts about Trump that they get from CNN and make it sound like they were in a WH briefing. I can state some facts. I had (5) TRUMP signs stolen by Hillary babies that trespassed on my property, but they took the HIGH road! They...
February 25, 2017 - 1:00pm
February 23, 2017
Arvig Donated More Than $450,000 Back to Communities in 2016
As a community-based provider, Arvig takes pride in giving back—over the last 10 years, its local contributions have totaled nearly $5 million. In 2016, the company donated more than $450,000 to a variety of organizations, fundraising events, sponsorships, schools, scholarships,...
February 23, 2017 - 6:00pm
February 16, 2017
Perham teen missing since late January has been found
OTTER TAIL COUNTY, Minn. - The Otter Tail County Sheriff's office says a missing teenager has been found safe. Sixteen-year-old Lucia Garcia...
February 16, 2017 - 9:58am