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March 21, 2019
Heather Berry, holding a picture of her son, Ethan, who killed himself in 2017, wants people to have a better understanding of what life is like for people who have lost loved ones to suicide. (Marie Johnson / Tribune)play button
'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
March 21, 2019 - 10:32am
March 14, 2019
Kristina Story has been living with anxiety for more than 16 years. After turning to drugs and alcohol to cope with her symptoms, she moved to Detroit Lakes and got clean several years ago, and is feeling better than she has in years. A longtime musician, she plays the harp, piano, guitar, violin and flute, and also sings. She says music is "absolutely" therapeutic for her. (Marie Johnson / Tribune)
'A constant companion': Anxiety is a daily reality for Kristina Story
March 14, 2019 - 12:11pm
March 4, 2019
The flu has hit the Detroit Lakes area, keeping medical professionals busy since last weekend. (Adobe Stock Art)
Flu season still going strong in DL
March 4, 2019 - 10:45am
February 18, 2019
Reminder: 'Inside Out' premiere is this Tuesday
February 18, 2019 - 2:35pm
February 14, 2019
'Inside Out' launch dates pushed back
February 14, 2019 - 2:38pm
February 11, 2019
The Sepsis Alliance uses the acronym T.I.M.E. to help people remember what signs to watch for to detect sepsis as soon as possible. (Image from sepsis.org)
It's Sepsis Survivor Week: I was one of the lucky ones
February 11, 2019 - 10:14am
January 10, 2019
Joan Waters stands in front of her herb cabinet. Rather than prescribing medications, her practice focuses on giving people herbs to help support organ function. Kaysey Price / Tribune
Healing from within: Naturopathic doctor opens clinic in Detroit Lakes
January 10, 2019 - 10:00am
January 9, 2019
A drone photo shows an erosion control project nearing completion in Callaway Township this past fall. The project treated 450 acres to eliminate a chief contributor of sediment to the upper reaches of the Buffalo River. New grant dollars will allow for accelerated planning and construction of similar measures throughout Becker County's portion of the Buffalo River Watershed. (Photo courtesy Becker County Soil and Water Conservation District)
Becker County awarded Clean Water Fund grant: $800K will keep improvements flowing at Buffalo River Watershed
January 9, 2019 - 1:27pm
January 7, 2019
Gary Meader / Forum News Service
Medical organizations call for more gun controls, but not all physicians agree
January 7, 2019 - 9:48pm
January 3, 2019
Walter Fineday-Schultz, pictured here with his mom, Lainey Fineday, is Detroit Lakes' 2019 New Year's Baby. (Marie Johnson / Tribune)
Welcome, Baby! DL's first baby of the New Year is born
January 3, 2019 - 4:15pm
One year after being diagnosed with terminal Stage IV metastatic breast cancer, Lisa Flynn is striving to enjoy every single day to the fullest. She's adapted a new diet, meditation and fitness routine to look and feel her best, and she's going about her days with an upbeat attitude and a strong focus on all the things she's grateful for. (Marie Johnson / Tribune)
Diagnosed with terminal cancer a year ago, Lisa Flynn is striving to keep fate in her favor, one day at a time
January 3, 2019 - 9:56am
November 27, 2018
STUDY: Younger Minnesotans more likely to be hospitalized for diabetes
November 27, 2018 - 8:32pm
October 25, 2018
Stick it to the flu! Shots being offered locally by Essentia Health
October 25, 2018 - 10:58am
October 5, 2018
Nicole Phillips, Kindness is Contagious columnist.
Kindness often finds us where we are wounded
October 5, 2018 - 8:00am
October 1, 2018
The Women's ONE-Hundred group of Detroit Lakes brings 100 women together to raise $100 each, or $10,000 total, to help local women and children in need in the community. The group has just made its third donation to the Lakes Crisis and Resource Center, which will use the funds to raise awareness of ACEs in the community, and for support groups directed at children who have had ACEs. Submitted Photo
Shining a light on childhood trauma: Lakes Crisis to put $10K donation toward two new ACEs programs
October 1, 2018 - 1:32pm