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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
February 17, 2019
Remember, your license for walleye, northern only good until Feb. 24
Travel on area lakes continues to be a challenge unless you stay to plowed roads or trails to community fishing spots. We again, this last week,...
February 17, 2019 - 1:45pm
Lake Mille Lacs open-water walleye harvest proposed for 2019
Anglers on Lake Mille Lacs will have an opportunity to keep some walleye during the open-water fishing season this year. This follows several seasons of catch-and-release fishing on the lake. Last year, state anglers stayed well under the lake's safe-harvest allocation for walleyes....
February 17, 2019 - 10:40am
Klemek column: Some 'non-native' birds have been here 150 years
For the past few weeks I've spent a lot of time at my parent's home in Eagle Bend, which is a small town about 50 miles south of Park Rapids...
February 17, 2019 - 6:38am
February 9, 2019
DNR to begin accepting reservations for Bert's Cabins at Itasca State Park
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has started accepting reservations for Bert's Cabins at Itasca State Park. These 12 cabins, near the headwaters of the Mississippi River, had been privately owned and operated since 1939. In December 2018, the current owners retired and...
February 9, 2019 - 11:41am
Regulations change March 1 on Lake of the Woods and Rainy River
Walleye fishing regulations are changing starting Friday, March 1, on Lake of the Woods and the Rainy River, according to the Minnesota Department...
February 9, 2019 - 6:44am
February 5, 2019
Blue jays add much-needed color to our winter landscape
Blue jays! Of all our year 'round avian residents, few are as brilliantly plumaged as blue jays are. Indeed, for our color-starved eyes throughout...
February 5, 2019 - 6:49pm
Forget walleye, go for the sunfish, crappies, perch, northerns and eelpout
The past week was a bust for most anglers in the area. We all know how much of a weather dependent sport this is during open water, and this...
February 5, 2019 - 5:47pm
DNR names 2019 Conservation Officer of the Year
Mitch Boyum and others from Enforcement Division honored at annual awards day Minnesota Department of Resources Conservation Officer Mitch Boyum...
February 5, 2019 - 5:41pm
January 30, 2019
Column: It's tough weather for Minnesota wildlife
It's cold out. Winter's icy grip on the northland, full on, isn't showing signs of release anytime soon. Cracking trees deep in the forest, popping...
January 30, 2019 - 11:03am
Column: How to stay safe and catch fish in these conditions
With the addition of six more inches of snow this last week, followed by extremely high winds, roads and trails were recovered and drifted over....
January 30, 2019 - 8:01am
January 22, 2019
Brad Laabs column: Time for fishing derbies, boat shows
Starting this weekend you can find a fishing derby or two available to participate in every weekend from now until the middle of February. In...
January 22, 2019 - 12:40am
January 11, 2019
Brad Laabs column: Ice fishing is about to get trickier
We are coming up on the time of the winter that the bite for all species changes from early ice locations. Crappie and sunfish anglers that were having good success in shallow weed areas may find that bite is less active. It seems there will always be some relating to the weeds, but...
January 11, 2019 - 5:36pm
January 8, 2019
Another year of successful elk hunts in northwestern Minnesota
Hunters had expanded opportunities to harvest elk this past year after the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources offered more permits, a variety of permit types and a different season structure in one of the hunt zones. The DNR issued a total of 22 permits — 16 antlerless,...
January 8, 2019 - 1:03pm
Minnesota DNR to host educational outdoors events at state parks
Introduction to ice fishingTettegouche State Park will host a free ice fishing orientation on Lax Lake. Participants will target panfish and...
January 8, 2019 - 12:43pm
Now is the time to catch some walleye dinners
Welcome to the start of the 2019 portion of the ice fishing season. The end of the year brought us an additional 16 inches of snow, followed...
January 8, 2019 - 1:24am