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Elderly, disabled care top priorities for legislators
Higher Minnesota taxes? Take a guess
State denies Duluth's request on police body cameras
Winter Trails Day celebration planned
Meth use, winter cold led to Mahnomen men’s deaths
Eiter, Rislund receive Officials Distinguished Service Awards
Lakers pick up 10th win
Laker boys seventh at Brainerd
Ramstad-Skoyles runner-up at Brainerd
Laker gymnasts No. 1 in season's first state poll
Homemade crescent rolls
Jesus was Jewish
The importance of meeting enrollment deadlines
Social Security COLA became law in 1950
Local student gets MSUM scholarship
Friends & Neighbors
Samuelson named VP at Bell State Bank
Beware: Online flower scams claim locality
Smart tax moves to consider
RDO’s John Deere Equipment moves, grows
Tri-State to announce scholarship winners
In 'Wild,' scenery provides backdrop for life's journey
Oyster: It’s like Netflix for the bookworm
'Theory of Everything' is high on talent, low on story
Reviewing the best reads of 2014
Variety of events planned in area
‘Merry Christmas!’ I shouted
Letter: Farm groups, townships oppose Red River dam
Letter: DL basketball players rally around their 4-year-old fan
Legacy funds have not been idle
1 step forward, 2 steps back
Voyageurs National Park grows by 61 acres
Wolf ruling may have national impact
Court order puts Great Lakes wolves back on endangered species list
Stay safe when darkhouse spearing
Innovations have changed the ice fishing industry
From ski lessons to tubing fun, there’s lots for kids to do on the Mountain
New ski lodge is heart of Detroit Mountain Recreation Area
Making Detroit Mountain happen
Holiday Traditions 2014
Winter Laker Book 2014-15
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
November 12, 2013
Frazee-Vergas fifth graders capture their artistic sides
When turned lose with a camera, Frazee-Vergas fifth grade students came back with some amazing results. Located a couple miles southwest of Vergas, Forest Edge Art Gallery owners Patrick Shannon and Helena Johnson invited the students to return for a second year for photography...
life / wave
November 12, 2013 - 2:00pm
August 14, 2013
Two local artists’ photography on display at Trinity Lutheran Church
For the month of August through the Labor Day weekend, the photographs of Anita Jonason and Jim Sinclair are being exhibited at Trinity Lutheran Church in Detroit Lakes. The exhibit is open for viewing every Monday through Friday, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily, and on Sundays...
entertainment / art
August 14, 2013 - 7:08am
May 25, 2013
Student takes up photography in-between hunting seasons
Zach Johnson spends most of his spare time in the fall hunting waterfowl and deer, but the University of North Dakota student has started chasing the birds with a camera during the off-season. The results to date have been favorable. Encouraged by a couple of friends, one a...
May 25, 2013 - 2:00pm
May 22, 2013
Rain didn’t dampen Festival of Birds’ success
Though rain was a near-constant presence at the 16th annual Festival of Birds, it didn’t dampen the spirits of the birders who flocked to Detroit Lakes for the four-day event. “The rain did not scare anyone away,” said Kelly Blackledge, visitor services manager for the Tamarac...
news / Detroit Lakes
May 22, 2013 - 11:16am
March 6, 2013
Natural photos of the alphabet
Twenty-six images, representing the 26 different letters of the alphabet. That’s all former St. Paul Pioneer Press photographer Joe Rossi needed to capture when he embarked on a mission to photograph “nature’s hidden alphabet” as an assignment for the Minnesota Conservation...
March 6, 2013 - 2:50pm
November 16, 2012
Photographer Ohman returns to DL
Photographer Doug Ohman has traversed Minnesota, captured it in all its glory, and is now bringing it to you. Check out several of his programs in and around your community and learn what it took to get "the perfect shot." Ohman will be at the Detroit Lakes Public Library Tuesday,...
entertainment / books / Library
November 16, 2012 - 2:14pm
October 4, 2012
Hubbard County photographer's forever stamp went on sale nationwide Monday.
A Hubbard County photographer's forever stamp went on sale nationwide Monday. Richard Hamilton Smith shot an aerial photo of a cherry orchard in Door County, Wis., years ago that was finally released in a series of stamps Oct. 1. The process took four years. The cherry orchard is...
October 4, 2012 - 9:14am
June 24, 2009
Tamarac Refuge focuses on youth and digital photography
There is a common misconception that technology and nature need to be enjoyed within two separate environments. To obtain the best experience...
June 24, 2009 - 11:35am
May 5, 2008
Three cheers for open water
May 5, 2008 - 12:00am