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Resignation under fire: Pelican Rapids coach accused of sexual misconduct quits district job after school reopens investigation
Five charged in DL parking lot assault
Minnesota man faces 11th charge of driving while intoxicated
Happenings in the lakes area
Red Wing duo goes low; Lakers fourth at Alex Invite
Justesen leads Laker boys at Ridges
Lions name Twigg as next head football coach
Sundown bowling league celebrates season
Laker softball remains unbeaten in road sweep
Family histories: N.P. Hanson family
Eagles give $300 to Food Pantry
Area students are excelling academically at colleges across MN, N.D.
Area students earn academic honors
friends & neighbors
Sanford investing over $100M to make Roger Maris Cancer Center in Fargo a 'destination' for treatment
Detroit Lakes hotel named best of AmericInn
HOMe offers to help homebuyers
Nation's largest farm toy store attracts customers for miles
The Pinke Post: How Vergas Hardware and this column are related
Miranda Lambert, Elle King, more to play the Fargodome
Patrick Scully is Walt Whitman April 18 in Wadena
Country superstar Chris Janson coming to Shooting Star Friday
Sneaky cents: Parents say finances can be impacted by children's 'Fortnite' spending and threats from hackers
Police chief orders ‘Pokemon’ to go as players create hazards at Minn. fairgrounds
The Family of
Boyd and Ruby Sharp
Abigail Mae Staab
Essentia Health St. Mary's births
Area students achieve academic honors
Gerald D. Galbrecht
Margaret J. Bellefeuille
Coleman A. Nordhausen
Guest Editorial: Young voters show political power
Letter: We need more plug-ins for electric cars in Detroit Lakes
Letter: USMCA provides the lift that Minnesota soybean farmers need
Sen. Utke explains why he skipped DL forum
Creative? Want to raise your I.Q.? Let's talk toothpicks
DNR seeks input about deer seasons, changes for youth deer, wild turkey and trapping seasons
Laabs column: Even hardcore ice angers are now done for the season
It gets interesting when squirrels try to beat 'squirrel-proof' feeders
Ravens are among the smartest of birds
Catching the end of the walleye season at Rainy River
'A really cool situation': College student Laker alums create scholarships for new grads
'I'm a good person': Schizophrenia has turned Kyle Larson's life upside down
'It's just something you deal with': Erika Gilsdorf, creator of the 'Inside Out' campaign, talks about her experience with OCD
'Not just sadness': Depression has many faces for DL grad Jessica Ekholm
'A constant companion': Anxiety is a daily reality for Kristina Story
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
April 24, 2019
Sundown bowling league celebrates season
The Sundown League celebrated their season at the Sunlite on Monday, April 22. This year's winning team was Voyageur Lanes. Members of the...
April 24, 2019 - 8:51am
April 23, 2019
Youth Bowling tournament winners
The Youth Scholarship Bowling Tournament was held on Thursday, April 18 at the Voyageur Lanes. Zeke Olson took home the top honors after out-bowling...
April 23, 2019 - 9:24am
February 21, 2019
UPDATE: Ice Harvest 440 snowmobile races canceled
The Ice Harvest 440 Snowmobile Races set to take place this Saturday, Feb. 23 on Little Detroit Lake have been canceled. "Unfortunately, due to Mother Nature and lake flooding, we are forced to cancel this weekend’s race event," said organizer Jeff Jasperson on Tuesday afternoon....
February 21, 2019 - 2:47pm
February 17, 2019
Ice Harvest 440: Vintage snowmobile racing returns to Little Detroit Lake Feb. 23
Lakes area residents will have one more opportunity this season to enjoy some vintage snowmobile racing, with the return of the Ice Harvest 440...
February 17, 2019 - 2:50pm
January 26, 2019
They may be old, but they're ready to run: Vintage sleds are the focus at Feb. 2 snowmobile ride, show
Every year, vintage snowmobile enthusiasts congregate in Lake Park on the first Saturday in February for the Midnite Riders Classic Old Timers...
January 26, 2019 - 1:55pm
January 16, 2019
Scenes from the One Lunger 100
The Detroit Lakes One Lunger 100 was held this past Saturday, Jan. 12, on the ice of Big Detroit Lake in front of the Holiday Inn. Spectator...
January 16, 2019 - 2:42pm
Take a kid ice fishing this weekend
Take a Kid Ice Fishing Weekend is this Saturday, Jan. 19, through Monday, Jan. 21. During the weekend, Minnesota residents aged 16 or older can...
January 16, 2019 - 11:52am
Naytahwaush Nightriders Snowmobile Club to hold 15th Annual Hospice Ride in February
The Naytahwaush Nightriders Snowmobile Club will hold their 15th annual Hospice Ride on Feb. 2-3. The snowmobile ride is open to the public,...
January 16, 2019 - 11:28am
January 9, 2019
House of heroes: Fish house on Little Detroit is open to military, vets, police, EMS
It's the stuff that any winter angler's dreams are made of: A heated, fully furnished Ice Castle fishing house, stocked with rods and reels,...
January 9, 2019 - 3:30pm
Exploring that 'wonderland of snow'... snowmobilers have variety of events planned for January and February
While some area residents might have been bemoaning the piles of snow that were dumped on the region over the course of this past week —...
January 9, 2019 - 1:24pm
January 7, 2019
Itasca's four s's... Stories, songs, skiing and snowshoeing set for lantern-lit event Jan. 12
Storytelling, songs, snowshoeing and (cross country) skiing... yes, Itasca State Park's Jan. 12 festivities are being brought to you by the letter...
January 7, 2019 - 3:04pm
December 30, 2018
One Lunger 100 returns to Big Detroit Lake Jan. 12
Despite race day temperatures in the minus 20s, the return of the One Lunger 100 snowmobile endurance race to Big Detroit Lake drew more than...
December 30, 2018 - 8:00am
December 28, 2018
Local Knights of Columbus to host youth free throw contest
All boys and girls ages 9 to 14 are invited to participate in the local level of competition for the 2019 Knights of Columbus Free Throw Championship. The local competition will be held Sunday, Jan. 13 at 1 p.m. in the Holy Rosary School Gymnasium, 1043 Lake Ave., Detroit Lakes.
December 28, 2018 - 5:41pm
December 14, 2018
Dynamic Homes captures All-City Men’s Bowling title
The Dynamic Homes team took home top honors with a handicap score of 3,650 in the team event at the Men's All City held December 4-9 at the Voyageur...
December 14, 2018 - 9:31am
November 23, 2018
You say Black (Friday), I say White: Detroit Mountain ski season opener is today
While the Friday after Thanksgiving is usually referred to as "Black Friday," in honor of the special early holiday shopping deals offered by...
November 23, 2018 - 11:55am