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Pregnant woman dies in central Minnesota crash
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
Owatonna’s Williamson named Mr. Football
Bruggeman becomes all-time scorer at SMSU
Laker boys thumped at Alexandria
Jazz team runners-up at Melrose
No. 1 gymnasts win at Brainerd holiday invite
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
May 27, 2018
Karen Branden to run against Steve Green
Karen Branden seems to be about as far from an ideologue as you can get — she believes that middle ground can be found on absolutely any...
May 27, 2018 - 2:27pm
February 7, 2018
Jeff Johnson, Tim Walz lead the pack: County Republicans and DFLers caucus Tuesday in DL
A highlight of the precinct caucuses Tuesday evening was a straw (nonbinding) poll of which candidates are favored in the governor's race. For...
February 7, 2018 - 12:00pm
May 3, 2017
Becker County DFL tidies up Highway 34
May 3, 2017 - 11:59am
January 19, 2017
Letter: MN House GOP will continue leading on ag property tax relief
A recent column from Lieutenant Gov. Tina Smith and State Rep. Paul Marquart touting their support for ag property tax relief should leave farmers with a few questions. "Why the sudden change of heart" and "where have you been" come to mind.
January 19, 2017 - 10:30am
November 9, 2016
Marquart, Eken weather the Trump storm, Skoe goes down with the ship
Local DFL incumbents District 2 Sen. Kent Eken and District 2B Rep. Paul Marquart withstood the Trump wave to win reelection Tuesday, but DFL...
November 9, 2016 - 11:32am
November 6, 2016
Coffee with the candidates; Minnesota DFLers visit Detroit Lakes, talk healthcare, farm bills
DFLers, U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar, U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson, Minn. Sen. Rod Skoe, and Bryan Klabunde, who is running for Minnesota State Representative,...
November 6, 2016 - 5:09am
November 3, 2016
The DFL is Desperate
This will be my final opinion piece of the election cycle. I am writing this to highlight the desperation of the MN DFL. In addition to the $400K they have spent against me in negative attacks, they have resorted to a tactic called "push polling". In essence, someone calls you, asks...
November 3, 2016 - 5:29am
May 8, 2016
DFL candidates endorsed at conventions
U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson of rural Detroit Lakes is running for his 14th term in the House of Representatives. He was endorsed at the Seventh...
May 8, 2016 - 5:10am
March 27, 2016
Skoe, Klabunde, Loud endorsed at Ogema DFL SD 2 Convention
Bryan Klabunde of Waubun was unopposed for the DFL House 2B endorsement at the Senate District 2 DFL Endorsement Convention on Saturday at the...
March 27, 2016 - 5:35am
June 5, 2012
DFLers travel to Wisconsin to help with recall vote
ST. PAUL - Dozens of DFL volunteers boarded buses this morning at the party's headquarters, bound for Eau Claire, Wis.
June 5, 2012 - 10:49am
April 26, 2010
Detroit Lakes, Lake Park delegates play role in DFL convention
CONVENTION NOTEBOOK: Running mate speculation is center stage There were few hints from the Kelliher camp about who she might like to run for lieutenant governor with her, or even the type of person she would prefer. State Democratic convention delegates picked the top of the...
April 26, 2010 - 8:39am
More hurdles await Kelliher after DFL endorsement
DULUTH, Minn. - Democrat-Farmer-Laborites left their weekend convention saying they were united, but signs of discord even surfaced at a party celebrating Margaret Anderson Kelliher's endorsement. Standing amid dozens of Kelliher T-shirt-clad convention delegates early Sunday, Aaron...
April 26, 2010 - 8:18am
March 16, 2009
DFL proposes cuts, tax hikes
ST. PAUL - The richest Minnesotans would pay more taxes and schools would lose $1 billion under a Democratic-Farmer-Laborite plan. Democratic senators Thursday proposed chopping state budgets 7 percent across the board, including education, which Gov.
March 16, 2009 - 12:05pm
February 17, 2009
Gubernatorial candidates blast budget during Beltrami County DFL fundraiser
BEMIDJI - What do five Democrat candidates for governor in 2010 all have in common? A dislike of Republican Gov. Tim Pawlenty's budget policies. Pawlenty's budget for the next two-year state budget cycle "is a house of cards," says Senate Taxes Committee Chairman Tom Bakk, DFL-Cook....
February 17, 2009 - 12:00am
October 15, 2008
DFL, GOP candidates talk issues at legislative forum
Republican House 10B candidate Mark Murdock of Ottertail said he would work across party lines to get things done, while attempting to hold the...
October 15, 2008 - 12:00am