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Minnesota suicide rate spiked in 2017
MNsure enrollment increases 5 percent
Victims identified in fatal horse-and-buggy crash in central Minnesota
Another one bites the dust: Bait shop second, final building knocked down for Midtown development
2 dead after horse-drawn buggy struck from behind
Thielen selected to second Pro Bowl
Owatonna’s Williamson named Mr. Football
Bruggeman becomes all-time scorer at SMSU
Laker boys thumped at Alexandria
Jazz team runners-up at Melrose
M State employees recognized for outstanding work at state conference
DIY and impress with Aunt Margie's Murderously Good Hot Fudge Sauce
Serving up some sweet holiday spirit: Holy Rosary’s 28th Christmas Cookie Walk is Dec. 8
Detroit Lakes' Schell honored by Minnesota Library Association
Christmas Brunch Strata is big on holiday style, but easy to make
friends & neighbors
Peterson helps secure hundreds of millions of dollars in rural broadband development
Under one roof: Accessories Unlimited constructing new shop in Detroit Lakes industrial park
Essentia Health St. Mary's-Detroit Lakes receives national quality award
Essentia Health welcomes nurse practitioner in Detroit Lakes
DL Public Utilities receives award for excellence in communication
Friends in high places? Gov. Mark Dayton talks Garth Brooks into extra show
Looking for some holiday tension relief? Try a good mystery or two
Holiday happenings: A guide to what's new in lakes area entertainment
Your library has the Christmas spirit!
Simple Gifts coming to DL's Holmes Theatre Friday
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Tom Mortenson To Head International Business Council
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
"Merry Christmas!" I shouted
Opinion: What does it mean to be patriotic?
Letter: What does Detroit Lakes have against trees?
Phillips: Kindness can bring us to our knees
Klobuchar: Developing a more effective flu vaccine is critical
Late-season archers have shot at filling deer tags
Fascinating courtship rituals of the sharp-tailed grouse
Ice fishing is in full swing, just in time for Christmas
Snowmobile trails still need more snow, cold temperatures
Column: Piebald deer are a fluke of nature
'Coming together to exchange ideas and love': DL woman travels to Australia for Healing Our Spirit event
100 years of fashion tradition: Native jingle dresses connect dance, art, history
New beat: UK chart-topping DJ, Erik Dale, is finding his rhythm in Detroit Lakes
Two years in Tunis: 2012 Laker grad Celeste Koppe is making her mark in the Middle East
Minnesotans caught in the act of kindness at WE Fest
Pine to Palm 2018
Pine to Palm legend: Renner completes incredible career at 86th tourney
Stein short game delivers Seniors title
Piatz repeats as Mid-Am champion
Andrisen claims Supers crown; Renner steps down
Foth captures Pine to Palm title on 22nd hole
December 13, 2018
Letter: Nothing was prevented ... so what was gained?
My name is Kevin Weber and I'm from Alexandria. I am an avid sportsman. I have raised both of my boys to be respectful, honest and ethical hunters. Hunters who do their part to give back to the species and hunt in a way that preserves the sport for future generations. My intention...
December 13, 2018 - 11:11am
December 11, 2018
2 killed after ATV falls into central Minnesota lake
CUSHING, Minn.—Two men died Sunday, Dec. 9, after their ATV went into the icy waters of Fish Trap Lake in central Minnesota. The victims...
December 11, 2018 - 7:32pm
November 14, 2018
Around the lakes: A peek at what's happening outside DL
Park Rapids community band concert is Saturday PARK RAPIDS — The Park Rapids Area Community Band will present their 28th annual fall concert...
November 14, 2018 - 3:34pm
October 16, 2018
Shooting through stereotypes: Women's Mentored Hunt part of governor's pheasant opener
LUVERNE, Minn. — Katie Hemme hasn't hunted since she was in college, and even then, the only things she tried to shoot were raccoons or coyotes who threatened her family's sheep farm. The one time she actually dropped a bird was when she took aim at the pigeons in the haymow,...
October 16, 2018 - 1:46am
October 15, 2018
Breaking down zebra mussels: DNR, PRWD collaborate on study of how invasive species will impact Detroit Lake ecosystem
Ever since zebra mussels were first discovered in Detroit Lake in 2016, area residents have been wondering what the ultimate impact of the infestation...
October 15, 2018 - 12:10pm
September 30, 2018
DNR announces 16 parcels for fall 2018 land sale
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources will offer 16 parcels for sale in three public oral bid auctions in October and November. Property information, auction instructions and a map of the parcels can be found on the DNR's land sale webpage. The properties include unimproved...
September 30, 2018 - 1:25am
September 1, 2018
Starry Stonewort found in Wolf Lake in Hubbard County
More than 225 trained volunteers searched 187 Minnesota lakes recently for the invasive algae starry stonewort during the University of Minnesota Extension's annual "Starry Trek" event. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has confirmed a volunteer report of starry stonewort...
September 1, 2018 - 1:09am
August 28, 2018
'He had the biggest heart': DNR officer and Frazee grad Kyle Quittschreiber remembered for his kindness, love of family and the outdoors
From the time he was a little boy, Kyle Quittschreiber knew he wanted to be a conservation officer with the Minnesota DNR. "My dad was taking...
August 28, 2018 - 1:43pm
August 2, 2018
DNR to auction confiscated equipment
ZIMMERMAN, Minn. -- The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is holding a public auction of confiscated fishing, hunting and trapping equipment...
August 2, 2018 - 7:30pm
August 1, 2018
Authorities charge Minnesota couple with 253 crappies after day on lake
FAIRMONT, Minn.—An anonymous tip has led to charges against a Mountain Lake couple for possessing 253 crappies after fishing Lake Sisseton...
August 1, 2018 - 2:29pm
July 30, 2018
Deer-hunting options expand in 2018
BEMIDJI, Minn. — Deer hunters will have more options this season, thanks to a rebounding population, officials said. According to a news...
July 30, 2018 - 7:07pm
July 2, 2018
Zebra mussels found in Becker, Otter Tail county lakes
FERGUS FALLS, Minn.—Zebra mussels were found in Jewett Lake in Otter Tail County and Floyd Lake in Becker County, the Minnesota Department...
July 2, 2018 - 4:14pm
June 13, 2018
Sometimes nature stinks: Fish deaths on Detroit Lake due to natural causes
Detroit Lakes city staff has received several calls and other inquiries regarding dead fish washing ashore on Little and Big Detroit Lakes. The...
June 13, 2018 - 3:23pm
June 1, 2018
Minnesota Twins and DNR offer free hats
Anyone with a 2018 Minnesota fishing or hunting license can receive a free camouflage and blaze orange Twins logo cap thanks to a special ticket offer online at mndnr.gov/twins. As part of the Minnesota DNR Days partnership with the Twins, license holders can purchase a reserved game...
June 1, 2018 - 10:32am
May 11, 2018
Cold water can be a killer; DNR urges opening-day anglers to be prepared
It remains to be seen how the fish cooperate on Saturday's fishing opener, but one thing is clear: With the ice having just left most lakes, the water will be cold, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. That means anyone who heads onto the water should take extra...
May 11, 2018 - 5:15pm