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Minnesota's school oversight plan approved by federal education officials
SKOL! Purple pride alive and well in DL for Vikings playoff run
Aggravated sentence sought for allegedly meth dealer
Man faces felony charge for 3.5 pounds marijuana
Minnesota job gains lead to lowest unemployment rate for blacks on record
Saints punter says he wants to meet fourth-grade class from Thielen’s hometown
Vikings WR Thielen questionable but expected to play vs. Eagles
Jacket defense shuts down Frazee girls
Hot start gives Patriots win over LP-A girls
Alexandria sweeps season series from DL girls
'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
Social Security supports veterans, active duty military personnel
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
friends & neighbors
Student video contest registration open: Cash prizes for schools and students
Your legal rights: Beware of utility shut-off scams
Keepin' it old 'skool': Old Skool Boutique in Lake Park expands inventory
Salute to Business & Industry
Cold-weather snafus cause 3.2-cent gas price hike
Lantern lit loveliness: Itasca State Park to host special evening activities this Saturday
One-act play subsections set Jan. 25: Detroit Lakes cast to present Ibsen's 'A Doll's House'
Depth perception: Photo exhibit at DL's Trinity Lutheran is 'layered with meaning'
Why do we celebrate MLK Day?
A winter...triathlon?: DL community center to host indoor competition Jan. 20
Ed & JoAnne Lillis
Michael & Fern (Zayic) Olson
Tom & Bertha
Michael L. Jackson
Marcella M. Eberhardt
Chrystle L. Mortensen
Tongue frozen to flagpole? It happens
Letter: Take a close look at plans for the DL beach area
Keep America's family immigration system
Taking stock as we begin a new year
Marijuana: Feds intrude onto states' rights
Looking back on the year in the outdoors--and ahead to 2018
Thinking small: Wetlands are a whole other world
Brad Laabs column: Ice fishing has come a long, long way
Don't make waves--slow down on the ice
Blane Klemek column: To attract different birds, try new things
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
Minn. mom, former Olympic swimmer, competes for $1M on Survivor TV show
His way to Broadway: Minnesota’s De’Lon Grant has made his Broadway debut in ‘Come from Away’
Construction of ice palace to start today: Cold weather causes slight delay, but still on schedule
A frozen crop: Detroit Lake hosts first ice harvest in nearly 50 years
A frozen crop: Detroit Lake hosts first ice harvest in nearly 50 years
DL's first plunge into Polar Fest: A look back at the beginnings of the area's biggest winter festival
'The Legend of King Isbit': DL's ice palace to be inhabited by a very special royal guest
January 13, 2018
Dilly dilly! How barley is turned into beer
We'll take a look inside the Anheuser-Busch Malting Plant in Moorhead to see how local barley is made into malt, a key ingredient in Budweiser...
January 13, 2018 - 8:30am
January 12, 2018
Ring, ring, scam: Eight common phone scams and how to spot them
FARGO — Your phone rings and the caller ID displays a local number. You pick it up, thinking, "Maybe it's my pharmacist or chiropractor,"...
January 12, 2018 - 5:00pm
If you’re using Facebook to find your news, you’re going to be seeing less of us
If you get your news using Facebook, you deserve to know that the social media platform is changing the way it delivers that information to you....
January 12, 2018 - 4:15pm
January 6, 2018
AgweekTV: A Voice for FFA
FFA is credited with the success of many students. We found a Fertile-Beltrami high school student who is finding the organization to be a real...
January 6, 2018 - 8:30am
January 3, 2018
In the palm of their hands: DLPD tests new field ops app meant to make logging evidence a little smoother
As technology changes society it inevitably impacts our jobs, making them easier or more frustrating depending on your perspective but, despite...
January 3, 2018 - 4:00pm
May 28, 2014
QWERTY Robotics to host summer youth camp
Detroit Lakes’ QWERTY Robotics team will soon be hosting not just one, but two opportunities for local youth in grades 5-8 to experience the...
May 28, 2014 - 7:00am
May 27, 2014
Survey considers most Americans ‘gadget hoarders’
FARGO – Richard Holmes has a Betamax VCR and an RCA video disk player. He bought them each for about $400 in the early 1980s. “I just couldn’t stop myself from blowing more money,” the Fargo man said. Both devices became obsolete quickly, and he hasn’t used either...
May 27, 2014 - 8:00am
May 25, 2014
Arvig-Viacom dispute: Behind the decision to drop 19 channels
Many area TV junkies who used to get daily doses of screen delight watching classic characters like Andy Griffith and his sidekick Barney Fife, popular music videos and shows, comedians ranging from Larry the Cable Guy and Jeff Foxworthy to Stephen Colbert and Jon Stewart or certain...
May 25, 2014 - 2:00pm
County website will be more mobile friendly
As of this summer, there will be no more zooming, pinching, panning or enlarging when it comes to the Becker County website. Rebuilt in 2008,...
May 25, 2014 - 8:00am
May 19, 2014
AT&T makes net on video with $48.5 billion DirecTV bid
AT&T Inc plans to pay $48.5 billion to buy DirecTV, in the latest sign that the wireless industry and the U.S. television market are set to converge...
May 19, 2014 - 9:30am
May 17, 2014
Goodbye to an open Internet?
The Internet as we know it is at a crossroads – there may soon be serious changes one way or the other. The catch phrase is “net neutrality,” and if it makes your eyes glaze over, snap out of it — this is important. Here’s how Sen. Al Franken describes it: “Net...
May 17, 2014 - 1:00pm
May 15, 2014
Arvig to buy St. Olaf College Telecom Ops
Arvig Enterprises, Inc. announced its intention to purchase the operations of the St. Olaf Telecom in Northfield, Minn, from St. Olaf College. The sale will be finalized once government and regulatory approvals are received. St. Olaf Telecom provides telecommunications...
May 15, 2014 - 11:00am
May 14, 2014
Dayton signs bill requiring smartphone 'kill switches' in Minnesota
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota smartphones next year must include a way to disable them when stolen. Gov. Mark Dayton signed a bill into law Wednesday...
May 14, 2014 - 6:00pm
May 13, 2014
AT&T in talks to buy DirecTV for nearly $50 billion
NEW YORK/LOS ANGELES - AT&T Inc is in active talks to buy satellite TV provider DirecTV and may complete a deal in the next few weeks that could...
May 13, 2014 - 11:30am
April 30, 2014
Turn off those screens: Pledge no TV, video games; do something active
It’s time to turn off the television, cell phone and video games and get outside, get active and get interested in something other than screens. May 5-11 is international Screen Free Week, when kids, families and communities are asked to spend seven days without screens – that...
April 30, 2014 - 10:30am