The Detroit Lakes Tribune would like to congratulate all the winners and runners-up in the 2020 Best of the Lakes Area Reader's Choice Awards!

It was a record-setting year for the competition, in terms of nominations, votes and voters, with the largest turnout in the history of our Readers' Choice Awards. A total of 3,252 voters cast 75,382 votes for 1,899 nominated businesses, services, people and organizations from around the Lakes Area.

In the end, there were 96 winners in 121 possible award categories (some won in more than one category). Thank you to everyone who took the time to nominate, vote and support this competition and our Detroit Lakes area businesses.

You have spoken, and the best have been chosen. See them all HERE!