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Big federal grant paves way for airport project
Becker County takes step to help develop regional park near Frazee
WATCH: Jake Patterson sentencing for Closs kidnapping, murders
Stretch of Willow Street in DL will close Tuesday for reconstruction
Vergas man helps rescue pinned semi driver after rollover in ND
East Ridge wrestling parents back Everson amidst contract non-renewal
Laker girls finish regular season with win at Park Rapids
Seebold and Hanninen place fourth at sections
Laker softball scores late to advance to third round
Twins smack 8 HRs in rout of Angels
Area students continue to excel academically
Richwood Lutheran honors Erickson for 45 years as church organist
Area students graduate from MN colleges
It's graduation time at area colleges
Extension recognizes Audubon couple as 2019 'emerging leaders'
friends & neighbors
South Dakota cattle scheme
40 years and counting: BTD celebrates 40 years in business this month
Markuson-Baer Insurance acquires Community Development Insurance Services, LLC
Farmers under pressure
Forum Communications to purchase Rochester newspaper
What's happening in lakes area entertainment this weekend
Theater, magic and art camps set for this summer at Holmes
A little art, a little music, and a lot of fun: Holmes Art Cellar hosts its first Open Mic Night
Take a look: Red Bridge Park Sculpture Walk will change soon
'Walk for Hope & Peace' exhibition opens at Nemeth
Wayne & Gail Quittschreiber
George Richard Manke
The Family of
Boyd and Ruby Sharp
Abigail Mae Staab
Elaine L. Kertscher
James Dennis "Jim" Conklin
Gerald (Gene) Eugene Miller
Troy Lee Bruce
Guest editorial: Strides and divides in this part of MN
Letter: Bird festival was a wonderful experience
Letter: Strand's attorney says DL police chief must go
Letter: Confederate flag is nothing to brag about
Opinion: Klobuchar bill takes aim at senior fraud
Minnesotans love their ruby-throated hummingbird
Glamping app offers quirky, quaint camping: Hipcamp.com encourages landowners to open space for camping
Otter Tail County to host 2020 Minnesota Governor's Fishing Opener
This Saturday, about 500,000 anglers will visit Minnesota waters to catch a fish. Here's a closer look.
Anglers can find nutritious, plentiful sunfish in all areas of the state
Vergas man helps rescue pinned semi driver after rollover in ND
Riding on faith: Emily Mingo opens nonprofit, faith-based youth ranch in Vergas
Turning a corner in Frazee: CornerStone community and youth center now in development
'Race For Survivors' at Holbrook Farms: Eagle Scout plans 5K to benefit the families of fallen service members
'A really cool situation': College student Laker alums create scholarships for new grads
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
May 17, 2019
Student Column: A letter to my future college-student self
The end of senior year is a busy and exciting time. We are all planning our graduation parties, trying to get our lagging grades up (last minute),...
May 17, 2019 - 10:35am
May 15, 2019
DL's Mercil named McNair Scholar of the Year
Noah Mercil was honored as McNair Scholar of the Year at the University of Wisconsin-Superior's TRiO Day celebrations on April 26. Mercil, a...
May 15, 2019 - 4:46pm
Weld-done: Detroit Lakes welding students create tugger carts for BTD
Ian Renner is pretty sure he'll work at BTD Manufacturing after high school. Talking over the loud buzz of machinery inside the metals lab at...
May 15, 2019 - 4:44pm
February 26, 2019
Detroit Lakes area students eligible for A1 Auto Transport scholarship
Any part-time or full-time student in the Detroit Lakes area who is currently enrolled in a college, high school, trade school or accredited institute may apply for a scholarship through A1 Auto Transport, a car shipping company. Applicants must maintain a GPA of 3.0 or higher to...
February 26, 2019 - 11:45am
January 28, 2019
Do Yeon Kim: Another lap around the sun
There are two types of people. (This is actually a vicious lie, but for my argument's purposes, let's pretend it's true.) • There are people...
January 28, 2019 - 2:38pm
Becker County 4-H awards banquet honors youth, adults
Becker County 4-H recently held its Annual Achievement Awards banquet to recognize accomplishments made by the program's youth and adult volunteers...
December 28, 2018 - 8:10am
December 27, 2018
DL kids win Voice of Democracy, Patriot's Pen essay contests
The local 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place student winners from this year's annual National Veterans of Foreign Wars Voice of Democracy and Patriot's...
December 27, 2018 - 8:10am
December 22, 2018
LP-A architecture students tour Dynamic Homes
Students in Lake Park-Audubon's Architecture and Design Class got a first-hand glimpse of the latest in home design and construction during a...
December 22, 2018 - 8:10am
December 5, 2018
They are women, hear them roar: DLHS students film ‘Laker Live’ segment on women’s empowerment
Women's empowerment is an idea that has been around since at least the late 19th century, when the female half of the world's population first...
December 5, 2018 - 10:13am
November 29, 2018
LP-A National Honor Society gives back to their school and community
The Lake Park-Audubon High School Honor Society has been busy this fall, organizing a variety of activities and service projects in support of...
November 29, 2018 - 3:09pm
Would I make her proud?
This Thanksgiving break was a much needed intermission from my hectic life at school. As we sat around the table, after dinner, my family began...
November 29, 2018 - 3:05pm
DL's Do Yeon Kim: The place I call home... is not a place
Please briefly describe the place you call home. As I stared at this college essay prompt, my mind drew a blank. I had a mere 250 words to describe...
November 29, 2018 - 2:59pm
November 2, 2018
LP-A students learn how to make cookies a little healthier
"Reduce your sugar, increase your fiber, eliminate the fat," are all common phrases heard from dietary educators working in today's nutrition...
November 2, 2018 - 9:48am
June 14, 2018
Teen employment is falling: Future workforce may be ill equipped for the basics
For high school students, having a job is less a rite of passage than a novelty these days. In Minnesota and across the country, fewer teenagers...
June 14, 2018 - 9:26am
June 13, 2018
Detroit Lakes students compete at National BPA Conference
Detroit Lakes High School students and Business Professionals of America (BPA) members Mercedes Jesness, Thomas Eckman and Madison Hagen traveled...
June 13, 2018 - 11:25am