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Missing Minnesota park employee found OK after nine-hour search
Healthy eats: Kale event is Saturday
Becker County to apply for master trail plan assistance
Bemidji man accused of attempted murder
No. 8 seed DL upsets top-seeded Blues at Legion tournament
‘No Mercy III’ will follow up on MMA success
‘Shorty Memorial’ is July 28-30 in Frazee
Records on Super Bowl bid show NFL request for snowplowing priority
Kluwe’s quest for justice turns in different direction
In the Zone
Light and heavenly: Zabaglione is the perfect summer dessert
Social Security: Age 60 is earliest spouse can claim age-based SSA survivor’s benefits
Area students on dean’s list at NCTC
Area students on Northwestern dean’s list
Area students graduate at UM-Morris
Friends & Neighbors
WE Fest 2014
79th Annual Northwest Water Carnival
Garden-grown delights: Union Central residents enjoying fresh veggies this summer
Kings of the kitchen
Assumption Catholic Church ‘blessed’ with parish center
Minnesota DNR to allow more licenses, set higher harvest level for 2014 wolf hunt
Minnesota scales back deer hunt
Mussels on Green Lake?
Brad Laabs: High water can cause dramatic changes on area lakes
Blane Klemek: Adaptable kestrels probably the most observed raptor
Continental Land Co. of LP hires Monson
MN gas prices take nearly 9-cent drop
Radiologist joins DL’s Essentia-St. Mary’s
Tuning up the business: Oil isn’t the only thing Valvoline is changing
Gasoline experts say ‘shop around’ for dips
Water Carnival hit all high notes
Lynn Hummel: War is hell and never over for many vets
Ventura gets leafy spurge; Roses to BCBS
Letter: Politicians shouldn’t expect Israel to give up land
Letter: Poor decision by county to re-surface Frazee Main St.
It’s no tall tale: Library has scoop on MN folklore
The Shadows will play Friday at Holmes
ChalkFest set Aug. 11
Artist creating painted keepsakes for lakes area residents
July 16, 2014
Kluwe plans to sue Vikings, says team won’t release Priefer report
MINNEAPOLIS -- Chris Kluwe, the former Minnesota Vikings punter, said Tuesday he will sue the team because they are refusing to release the results of an investigation into claims his support for same-sex marriage led to his firing. The investigation, which began in January after...
July 16, 2014 - 9:00am
July 14, 2014
A golden legend passes away
A Golden Legend passed away Tuesday, July 1, in Maitland, Fla. Grant “Spike” Johnson lived a full and productive 98 years, as he made his imprints in several Minnesota communities, as well as in University of Minnesota men’s basketball lore. Johnson first made a name for...
July 14, 2014 - 12:04pm
July 11, 2014
Nagel comes home to coach Hornets
BY BRIAN WIERIMA email@example.com The circle for Clay Nagel’s prosperous wrestling coaching career has been completed. Nagel returns where he made a name for himself as a wrestling head coach, by accepting the Frazee position last Monday. It comes after a successful...
July 11, 2014 - 3:17pm
Angels clinch Hi-10 West title
The Detroit Lakes Angels clinched the Hi-10 West League title Wednesday night at Washington Ballpark, but had to put in a little extra work to...
July 11, 2014 - 3:13pm
Vergas man wins Handball championship
BY MADALYN LASKE Forum News Service Tom Olson endured four heart surgeries in the past 10 years with the constant reminder of his family’s...
July 11, 2014 - 3:11pm
‘Beast Mode’ event is July 26 in Frazee
The coordinators of the Third Annual Myrel Schermerhorn Beast Mode Challenge are excited to announce that $2,000 in tuition scholarships is available to qualifying Challenge participants. Included is a $500 tuition scholarship specifically for students enrolled in a trade or technical...
July 11, 2014 - 3:10pm
July 5, 2014
Young DL tracksters excel at Hershey meet
Several Detroit Lakes track kids ran away from the Hershey Track and Field State Tournament as state placers recently. The tournament, which...
July 5, 2014 - 10:00am
Herzog ends DL career in All-Star game as North’s offensive MVP
Starting quarterback Keaton Studsrud of Benilde-St. Margaret’s was supposed to see the majority of the playing time in the MFCA Tackle Cancer All-Star Football game, played Saturday, June 28 at St. Cloud State Husky Stadium. But after Studsrud went down with a hip pointer on...
sports / Lakers
July 5, 2014 - 9:30am
July 3, 2014
Legion Baseball: Alexandria takes two from DL
The Alexandria Legion baseball team knew it was having some struggles with runners on base heading into a doubleheader against Detroit Lakes on Tuesday evening at Knute Nelson Ballpark. Although the weather was cool for July, Alexandria’s bats were not, as they drove in a combined...
July 3, 2014 - 8:48pm
July 2, 2014
Lack of offense sinks Angels in 7-2 loss to Perham
The Detroit Lakes Angels got off to a fast start against the Perham Pirates Sunday at Washington Ballpark, jumping out to a 2-1 lead after the first inning, but were unable to sustain the momentum. They kept things close through much of the game, however, as Perham held a slim...
July 2, 2014 - 11:11am
Minnesota Wild’s Parise draws a crowd at Cully’s Kids Celebrity Weekend event
Zach Parise was 250 miles away from the Twin Cities and Xcel Energy Center on Friday morning at the Oxbow Country Club, but the Minnesota Wild left winger felt right at home. Parise, a former University of North Dakota standout, was in the Red River Valley playing a round of golf...
July 2, 2014 - 11:08am
Inexperience shows in Post 15’s Fargo tourney performance
This past weekend’s 42nd annual American Legion Baseball Tournament in Fargo was a tough test for the young Post 15 Legion baseball team, as the Detroit Lakes players managed to eke out just a handful of hits over four games against some of the region’s best teams. But that...
July 2, 2014 - 11:06am
July 1, 2014
Belgium pulls away with win against USA in World Cup
SALVADOR, Brazil – Extra-time goals from Kevin De Bruyne and Romelu Lukaku sealed a thrilling 2-1 victory for Belgium over a spirited United States on Tuesday and set up a World Cup quarter-final clash with Argentina. After dominating normal time and being frustrated by an inspired...
July 1, 2014 - 8:29pm
June 27, 2014
Indy 500 Race Park open for use
Practice makes perfect and for area motocross enthusiasts, the Indy 500 Race Park in Frazee is a perfect place to practice. There are not many choices for racers to practice on in the area, now with the Buffalo motocross track closed, and that’s exactly what sparked Kris Wirth’s...
June 27, 2014 - 6:05pm
T-Wolves draft UCLA point guard
The Minnesota Timberwolves selected Michigan’s Glenn Robinson III with the 40th pick of the second round in the NBA draft Thursday night, after taking UCLA point guard Zach LaVine with the 13th overall selection. A star from UCLA dominated the headlines leading up to Thursday...
June 27, 2014 - 5:57pm