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DL man sentenced for domestic assault
Moorhead mayor declares flood emergency; sandbag filling to start next week with goal of 150,000
TeacHaiti founder coming back to Detroit Lakes
Minnesota House advances bill lowering bar to bring workplace harassment cases to court
Ponsford man sentenced for group attack on woman
Henning tops North Woods for the Class 1A boys basketball title
DL Bowling Association hosts youth tournaments
Minneapolis North denies Perham a shot at AA title
Shepard shutout sends UMD to Frozen Faceoff title game
It was a noble effort, but big second half lifts Duke over Bison
Area students earn academic honors
Local ADK chapter offering scholarships to area students
Embrace the flavors of the season with Winter Fruit Salad
Cabin Fever Supper: Grace Lutheran to host annual event on Saturday
Essentia Health St. Mary's births
friends & neighbors
Nebraska flooding: Biggest disaster in state's history
Styling spaces: Fingalson opens full-service interior design center in Detroit Lakes
Minnesota agency reports increase in 'cluster of deaths' from alcohol, overdoses and suicides
Lakeshirts acquires TGT, Inc., combining two sticker manufacturers
NDSU lobbies for new $78 million ag research center
Essays due April 1 for NYM's Great American Think-Off
Minnesota State Band performing in Park Rapids
Let's talk plants: Spring gardening workshop set for Thursday at DL library
Concordia Chapel Choir to perform in Detroit Lakes Wednesday
'I was touched — and very humbled': Holmes Theatre director receives award from MN Citizens for the Arts
Abigail Mae Staab
Essentia Health St. Mary's births
Area students achieve academic honors
Elisabeth Grace Singleton
Shauna Raye Donner
Mary D. (Thibault) Ahmann
Shane Woods Jr.
Letter: Walz was right to appeal Enbridge Line 3
Can anything good come out of the Christchurch massacre?
Guest Editorial: State permitting fails more than Enbridge
Letter: Republican leaders are not pro-life
Letter: My thanks to Essentia EMS and DL police
Minnesota runner wins 350-mile Alaska race
Always on the hunt, weasels are fascinating to watch
North of the line? Time to remove your fish house
Laabs column: Ice fishing comes to a close, expect long 'tweener' season
Minnesota moose holding their own
A lifetime with the game - Raboin retires after three decades with DL hockey
'Living a roller coaster': Two years after the suicide of her son, Heather Berry is still haunted by grief and trying to adjust to a new normal
Parrot Heads enjoy a pristine paradise
'A constant companion': Anxiety is a daily reality for Kristina Story
‘I got my life back’: Four years into his recovery from PTSD, Frazee firefighter Scott Geiselhart spreads message of hope
Polar Fest 2019
Breaking boards and swinging swords: Martial arts Break-A-Thon raises $2,200
A Chocolate Fantasy: Museum fundraiser was a hit with Polar Fest-ers
Cold molds: Snow sculptures a sight to see at City Park
Oodles of noodles: Hundreds had a (meat) ball at Polar-ific Spaghetti Dinner
Deuces Wild returns to Holmes Theatre stage Saturday
March 16, 2019
Local League of Women Voters chapter to host free showing of 'Iron Jawed Angels' this Tuesday
It's been nearly 100 years since women in this country were given the right to vote, and to celebrate, the Detroit Lakes Area League of Women...
March 16, 2019 - 8:00am
March 4, 2019
Pioneering women: Dr. Emma Ogden
Of all the women who made Becker County their home during the pioneer era, perhaps none has a bigger claim to a spot in the history books than...
March 4, 2019 - 4:22pm
February 16, 2019
A mud run into history: 'Monster truck' pioneer looking for film footage of DL event to commemorate 40th anniversary
In the early 1970s, two wheel drive was still the norm for most motor vehicles; four wheel drive was still relatively uncommon outside of the...
February 16, 2019 - 10:00am
February 13, 2019
Another of Becker County's pioneering women: Julia Warren Spears
One of the pioneering women of Becker County was Julia Warren Spears. Julia, the daughter of Lyman Marquis Warren and Mary Cadotte, was born...
February 13, 2019 - 4:05pm
February 11, 2019
Electric lights have adorned Detroit Lakes' Washington Avenue for more than a century
Detriot Lakes' first municipal power plant was purchased in 1902; by 1913, new electric poles with incandescent street lights attached to them...
February 11, 2019 - 3:22pm
February 8, 2019
Downtown Detroit Lakes once had a bit o'Irish in it
On the west side of Washington Avenue, at the Holmes Street intersection, there once was a building known as the Irish Block — named after...
February 8, 2019 - 2:26pm
February 6, 2019
Through the looking glass: Detroit Lakes, circa 1892
As this photograph shows, Detroit Lakes was a very different place 117 years ago — in fact, even its name was different.
February 6, 2019 - 11:56am
February 5, 2019
The Club House on the shore
The Club House was one of those lakeshore structures that was a favorite summer hangout for Detroit Lakes residents for many years; however,...
February 5, 2019 - 3:16pm
February 3, 2019
Washington Avenue: A look back into its past
Washington Avenue has been the center of Detroit Lakes' downtown business district since its early days, and remains an integral part of the...
February 3, 2019 - 2:22pm
A Chocolate Fantasy, Sweetheart Grams and more coming to Becker County Museum this month
From now through the middle of February, Detroit Lakes residents, businesses and community organizations will be caught up in the spirit of celebrating...
February 3, 2019 - 8:00am
February 2, 2019
A pioneering woman: Jessie Campbell West
One of Becker County's early settlers, Jessie Campbell West, was also one of its first historians. She did a lot of the leg work for Alvin H....
February 2, 2019 - 12:00pm
January 31, 2019
The Lady Shriners Club
Most people think of the Shriners as being a fraternal organization (aka men's club), but back towards the end of the 19th century, Detroit Lakes...
January 31, 2019 - 4:27pm
January 30, 2019
Ice harvesting inspired creativity
Though teams of horses, and later, tractors, did much of the work in preparing the ice fields for harvest, some local ice harvesters came up...
January 30, 2019 - 12:35pm
January 28, 2019
Village of Richwood was organized in 1871
The town of Richwood was organized on June 23, 1871. Unlike many villages in the region, it was not a railroad town; its founders established...
January 28, 2019 - 9:48am
January 27, 2019
City of Detroit Lakes to celebrate sesquicentennial in 2021
The City of Detroit Lakes and Becker County will both celebrate their 150th birthdays in 2021, and plans are already underway for the sesquicentennial...
January 27, 2019 - 3:30pm