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Menahga teen sentenced for criminal sexual conduct
Jury convicts Frazee man of criminal sexual conduct
Winter load increases end in north-central frost zone
Making room: High school principal Darren Wolf discusses space issues specific to his school
2 juveniles hurt, 10 people arrested as Dakota Access Pipeline camp closes
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Hibbert refocused for Michigan Snocross National
GIRLS BASKETBALL: Patriots fend off Laker girls
Lakers hand Rangers second blemish, win 10th in a row
Youth hockey teams advance in District play
BASKETBALL: Hornet girls drop two conference games
Two local students graduate from UM-Morris
Smith named to dean's list at University of Nebraska
Detroit Lakes students on dean's list at Mankato
Tips from Social Security to prepare for your disability interview
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Friends & Neighbors
Prepare your budget for closing costs when buying a home
She's ready...: New Holiday gas station opens to ‘pumped’ community
One man's junk...:My 2nd Home thrift and antique store opens in DL
February means romance...and romance scams: BBB offers tips to avoid getting duped this month
LREC bringing natural gas to rural communities
BTD met their (donation) match at 21st annual Polar Fest Plunge
February is Black History Month
Country singer Chris Janson at Shooting Star this Friday
Mini-retreat offers chance to reflect, refresh: NYM Cultural Center to host self-care session Feb. 25
Take a trip to 'Silver City': Guinn book has flaws, but plenty of excitement too
Albert M. Finch
Lynn M. Alexander
Joan Alice Watland
Dean W. Iverson
Lynn Hummel column: Lack energy? You just have to know where to look
Letter: Scrubbing USDA website a shameful attempt to shield abusers
An early start for a strong farm bill
Editorial: Have an opinion? Write us a letter
Letter: Finally, some help with all these grizzly bear attacks
Finding springs is a wintertime thing: New DNR app gives you a chance to help with groundwater research
DNR says burn debris now--EMDASH--restrictions will happen soon
Blane Klemek column: Trumpeter swans are a huge Minnesota success story
Brad Laabs column: This thaw won't last, better block up your fish houses
The bass tournament that wowed the pros
You've gotta have faith: Christian filmmakers start up business, teaching academy in rural Audubon
My Christmas in Denmark: Different traditions, same feel
Late arrival for New Year's baby: First birth of 2017 at Essentia Health-St. Mary's is Azyloh Roberts
DLHS named 'Safe Sports School'
A $10,000 drop in the bucket: Red Kettle campaign gets big boost from anonymous donor in DL
Pine to Palm
February 10, 2017
Smith shuts out Lakers in 8A opener
Park Rapids senior goalie Julia Smith stopped all 26 Laker shots and the No. 4-seeded Panthers erupted for five goals in the second period to...
February 10, 2017 - 1:02am
BASKETBALL: Laker girls rebound against Bemidji
Detroit Lakes got a big section victory over Bemidji on the road Thursday bouncing back from a loss to Staples-Motley Tuesday night. A six-point Lumberjack lead at halftime flipped into a nine point deficit thanks to a 15-0 Laker run to open the second half, and Bemidji could not...
February 10, 2017 - 12:01am
February 9, 2017
DL defeats Frazee for first time in program history
Detroit Lakes’ 195-pounder Noah Olds pinned Frazee’s Luke Tweeton to clinch the Lakers’ first-ever wrestling victory over the Hornets at...
February 9, 2017 - 11:38pm
Barnack to be inducted into BSU Hall of Fame
Darrell Barnack, a 1966 graduate of Detroit Lakes and former co-captain of the Laker basketball team, will be inducted into the Bemidji State...
February 9, 2017 - 2:42pm
February 8, 2017
Preps Plus: Dux brought to tears at gift from LP-A
It was 1977 when Art Dux took over as the stat keeper for Lake Park's boys basketball team. The previous season he had subbed for Coral Beske...
February 8, 2017 - 3:47pm
Lakers, Panthers set for tense rematch in 8A opener Thursday
The air will be thick with tension at Thursday night’s Section 8A Girls opening round hockey matchup between No. 5 Detroit Lakes and No. 4...
February 8, 2017 - 3:12pm
Northern Lakes clinches Mid-State in victory over DL
Freshman Shane Donovan scored both goals for Northern Lakes as the Lightning clinched sole possession of the Mid-State Conference boys hockey...
February 8, 2017 - 11:11am
Lakers win sixth straight game
The Detroit Lakes boys basketball team won for the sixth consecutive game after a 63-49 victory on the road at section rivals Thief River Falls...
February 8, 2017 - 9:47am
February 7, 2017
Cards comeback downs Laker girls
Staples-Motley erased a 10-point, second half deficit to stay atop the Mid-State Conference standings after a 55-45 victory over Detroit Lakes...
February 7, 2017 - 9:58pm
Johnson qualifies for state ski
Laker senior Aaron Johnson was on the bubble after Tuesday morning’s Section 8A skate ski sitting in 15th place and finished with a kick during...
February 7, 2017 - 6:22pm
Area Pine to Prairie hoops teams pick up victories Monday
No. 10A Lake Park-Audubon avenged a one-point, first loss of the season at Park Christian by handing the Falcons a 77-43 lesson Monday night in Pine to Prairie South Conference boys basketball at Lake Park. Jesse Bergh scored 30 points to lead the 14-4 Raiders. Grant Pederson had...
February 7, 2017 - 12:00pm
Thompson wins state title at freshman wrestling tourney
Detroit Lakes placed ninth in a field of wrestlers from more than 100 teams at the MNGWL individual freshman and under state wrestling tournament...
February 7, 2017 - 11:12am
Swimmers second at Last Chance Invite
Detroit Lakes placed second behind Park Rapids at the Last Chance Swimming and Diving Invitational in Park Rapids Saturday. DL scored 693 points to distance themselves from third place Perham (337). The host Panthers scored 879 for the victory. The Lakers’ 400-Freestyle relay team...
February 7, 2017 - 10:23am
Prussia signs NLI to play softball at Jamestown
Sydney Prussia, a senior at Detroit Lakes High School, has signed a National Letter of Intent to play college, fastpitch softball at the University...
February 7, 2017 - 10:04am
Laker dance season ends at sections
The Detroit Lakes dance teams completed the 2017 season placing ninth in Jazz and 11th in High Kick in a loaded field at the Section 4AA championships...
February 7, 2017 - 9:54am