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Four hurt in two-car crash near Perham
Crime & accidents around Becker County
'It was unbelievable': Honor Flight a memorable experience for local Korean War vet and family
Minn. plans extra speeding enforcement in July
Over 200 birders flocked to Detroit Lakes for 21st Festival of Birds
Laker Softball summer camp June 20-21
Lacasa, Hanninen place fourth at section tennis
UND's Kyley Foster has been on a fast track to pole vault success
Jacks sweep Laker baseball
Lacasa, Hanninen vying for state doubles berth
Minnesota artist provides artwork for new state license plate honoring fallen officers
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
friends & neighbors
Spicer Castle to close
'A pretty powerful thing': Sanford rolling out new genetic test in primary care clinics
Parent company of Herberger's could be headed for liquidation
Detroit Lakes couple forced to spend extra $2,000 on flights home after being stranded in Mexico by Sun Country
Peterson: Work mandate for food stamps imperils next farm bill
Get those motors running: Eagles' 3rd annual 'Leather Up for Lupus' charity ride is Saturday
Summer melodrama rises from the ashes - fourth season will be in new venue
In 'Tomorrow,' it's a dog's life... literally
Locals who love jazz: F-M Kicks explore big-band sound in spring concert
'The Wild Inside' will make you howl
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Donald & Kathleen (King) Coder
Evie Svare and Fran Nelson
Betty Jean Wilson
Darla Kay Soholt
Donald L. Askelson
Over a million died protecting our freedom
Going solo on Iran nuclear agreement
Opinion: Buffer tax credit is both sensible and deserved
Rescissions bill is a smokescreen
Approve funding for Minnesota facilities
Fishing runs hot and cold for Lake of the Woods Opener crew
A busy opener in the lakes area
Turkey decoys attract surprise visitors
The nighttime sounds of frogs and toads
Be kind and help out at lake accesses
Getting ahead of the curve: Cancer rehab in DL helps patients get back into life
'We'll strive to be fair': Two of Becker County’s top legal eagles talk about upcoming judgeships
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
Letter: Ice palace co-chairs thank the community
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
December 21, 2016
Norby's donates $4,300 this year
Through its "Give with a Purpose" charity promotion, Norby's has donated $4,300 to three local organizations this year. Health Resources Center...
December 21, 2016 - 12:22pm
December 15, 2016
Gas prices still on the rise
Average retail gasoline prices in Minnesota have risen 0.7 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.04/gallon yesterday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 2,856 gas outlets in Minnesota. This compares with the national average that has increased 2.9 cents per gallon in...
December 15, 2016 - 8:00am
December 8, 2016
Average MN gas prices up 5 cents
Average retail gasoline prices in Minnesota have risen 5.7 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.03/gallon yesterday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 2,856 gas outlets in Minnesota. This compares with the national average that has increased 4.4 cents per gallon in...
December 8, 2016 - 6:00pm
December 1, 2016
Gas prices up average of three cents in Minnesota
Average retail gasoline prices in Minnesota have risen 3.2 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $1.97/gallon yesterday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 2,856 gas outlets in Minnesota. This compares with the national average that has fallen 1.3 cents per gallon in the...
December 1, 2016 - 5:00am
November 24, 2016
Essentia Health welcomes physician assistant in Detroit Lakes
Physician Assistant Sean McDonald has joined the Orthopedics Department at the Essentia Health St. Mary's- Detroit Lakes Clinic in Detroit Lakes,...
November 24, 2016 - 10:49am
November 23, 2016
Turning the big 3-0; Washington Square Mall celebrates three decades in DL
This month, the Washington Square Mall celebrated 30 years in business, working the celebration into its annual Holiday Bazaar. The building...
November 23, 2016 - 2:00pm
Year-end tax moves that could save you money
The end of the year is approaching and between visiting friends and family and celebrating the holidays, your taxes may be the last thing on your mind. However, putting off tax preparation until later could be a costly mistake. While tax season doesn't start until mid-January, if...
November 23, 2016 - 10:46am
November 17, 2016
Doors open to another clothing store in DL
The old Sound Shop has now been remodeled and transformed into Emma Jean's Boutique, which opened it's doors to the public Oct. 1, selling clothing...
November 17, 2016 - 8:18am
November 16, 2016
Salary negotiations can help boost your income when changing jobs
Whether you're actively looking to make a move or being lured away by a recruiter, a new job offers many opportunities for growth. Discovering how different organizations run and tackling the learning curve during the first few months is part of the fun, and struggle, of making a...
November 16, 2016 - 9:07am
MN gas prices down last week
Average retail gasoline prices in Minnesota have fallen 5.4 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $1.98/gallon yesterday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 2,856 gas outlets in Minnesota. This compares with the national average that has fallen 4.9 cents per gallon in...
November 16, 2016 - 8:51am
Governor Dayton announces $80 million in new affordable housing investments
ST. PAUL, MN — Joined by Minnesota Housing Commissioner Mary Tingerthal and community leaders, Governor Mark Dayton announced $80 million in funding to create and preserve 1,831 affordable housing units throughout the state. These investments will leverage private and local...
November 16, 2016 - 8:45am
November 10, 2016
Gas prices down in the past week
Average retail gasoline prices in Minnesota have fallen 4.2 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.04/gallon yesterday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 2,856 gas outlets in Minnesota. This compares with the national average that has increased 0.5 cents per gallon...
November 10, 2016 - 9:15am
November 9, 2016
Changes to the FAFSA make it easier to apply for student aid
Do you have a high school senior who is knee deep in the college admissions process? Writing essays and filling out forms can be a stressful process for students, just as covering the cost of college can be for parents. This year, the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)...
November 9, 2016 - 11:08am
Minnesota Energy Resources offering free water conservation kits
As we reflect on the fun of summer in Minnesota, we're all reminded of how much we appreciate Minnesota's lakes, rivers and streams. To help preserve this natural beauty—and offer an easy way to keep some hard-earned dollars in residents' pockets—Minnesota Energy Resources...
November 9, 2016 - 9:28am
Detroit Lakes Newspapers has a new multi-media advertising representative
Elizabeth Warling has accepted a new position with the Detroit Lakes Newspaper as a multi-media advertising representative, a promotion from...
November 9, 2016 - 9:10am