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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
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
Guest Editorial: End the secrecy and release federal BWCA study
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 12, 2019
Keeping us humble: Spring snowstorm drops 8-10 inches on lakes area between Thursday-Friday
Just when residents of the Detroit Lakes area were beginning to think this unusually long, cold, snowy winter was behind them, Mother Nature...
April 12, 2019 - 12:56pm
A snowstorm so strong it blew over a Minnesota trooper
JACKSON COUNTY, Minn.
April 12, 2019 - 10:29am
April 11, 2019
Essentia Clinics close early due to storm
The Essentia Health clinics in Detroit Lakes, Frazee, Pelican Rapids and Mahnomen, as well as the urgent care and walk-in clinics in Detroit Lakes, are closing early today due to inclement weather. The Pelican Rapids clinic closed at 1:30, the Frazee clinic at 2 p.m., and the Mahnomen...
April 11, 2019 - 3:14pm
March 27, 2019
ND climatologist: 2019 flood not shaping up to rival 2009 record
FARGO — The coincidence of gearing up for a potential major flood fight as Fargo-Moorhead is about to observe the 10th anniversary of its record...
March 27, 2019 - 6:54am
February 7, 2019
Another winter storm closes down Detroit Lakes, puts damper on winter activities
It seems like the whole town has shut down again due to blizzard conditions today. School was cancelled. A number of businesses closed their...
February 7, 2019 - 4:06pm
UPDATE: Royal Courtyard to be lit tonight as planned; Grand Lighting Ceremony moved to Saturday
Despite the less-than-favorable weather conditions expected for tonight, the lighting of King Isbit's Royal Courtyard that was scheduled to kick...
February 7, 2019 - 2:15pm
January 1, 2019
Man rescued near Duluth zoo after being stranded for possibly four days
DULUTH - A man who may have been stranded for as many as four days has been rescued from a remote area near the Lake Superior Zoo, Duluth police...
January 1, 2019 - 12:13pm
December 16, 2018
Impacts of climate change felt in region, but uncertainty lingers on the causes
GRAND FORKS — North Dakota and Minnesota, along with other parts of the U.S., have reported more extreme weather in recent years, including...
December 16, 2018 - 6:30am
November 29, 2018
Legislators draft bill to replace snow days with virtual classrooms
BISMARCK — What began as a class project has led to a bill to be presented in the upcoming North Dakota legislative session about how school...
November 29, 2018 - 7:36am
November 21, 2018
Thanksgiving travelers likely to see mild weather, lower gas prices
GRAND FORKS - Thanksgiving traffic volumes will be the highest in more than a dozen years, and traveling in North Dakota and Minnesota should...
November 21, 2018 - 6:23am
October 18, 2018
Odds are, it's going to be a mild winter in the region
FARGO—The official winter outlook is in, and it has good news for people who dread days of bitter cold and wind chill. The Climate Prediction...
October 18, 2018 - 7:08pm
October 13, 2018
AgweekTV: Minnesota couple calls grain bin home
A Minnesota couple is now calling a grain bin home. Watch the full episode of AgweekTV on Agweek.com Get the latest agri-weather outlook with...
October 13, 2018 - 8:30am
October 10, 2018
20-foot waves, winds up to 86 mph rock Lake Superior by Duluth
DULUTH -- Wind gusts of 50 mph were common across northeast Minnesota on Wednesday, Oct. 10, but there was one report of a gust as high as 86...
October 10, 2018 - 6:25pm
September 15, 2018
AgweekTV: Visas denied for Big Iron visitors
The Big Iron International Visitors Program had only 50 participants this year due to the U.S. State Department denying far more visas than in...
September 15, 2018 - 8:30am
July 17, 2018
Disaster victims granted more time for MN taxes
ST. PAUL – The Minnesota Department of Revenue announced Tuesday, July 17, that taxpayers who were affected by the recent severe weather and...
July 17, 2018 - 11:22am