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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
Guest Editorial: Young voters show political power
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
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
March 14, 2019
Detroit Lakes streets are flooding with rain, snowmelt; city asks people to drive cautiously
Some isolated flooding incidents have been disrupting traffic around town today, Thursday, March 14. The rain from Wednesday into today, coupled...
March 14, 2019 - 3:26pm
March 13, 2019
Got pictures and videos of crazy weather? Send them to us!
Send us your videos and pictures of the crazy weather you're seeing at home. Please email them to firstname.lastname@example.org. Be sure to include the location...
March 13, 2019 - 3:23pm
Bummed out by this brutal winter? Here's how to recognize seasonal depression and fight it
FARGO — Not again. Not another blizzard. Stop with the subzero temperatures. And for the love of everything that is good, please stop snowing!...
March 13, 2019 - 6:20am
February 28, 2019
Winter claims at least 19 Minnesota dairy barns
BUFFALO, Minn. — Minnesota’s long, snowy and windy winter is taking a toll on dairy barns in the state. At least 19 barns, most in the central,...
February 28, 2019 - 10:17am
Bless the USPS: Postal Service workers are a tough bunch, trudging through record snowfall this year
Shortly before Rick McDougall parks his United States Postal Service truck at the intersection of Lake Avenue and Forest Street, the snow begins...
February 28, 2019 - 10:00am
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
After warming period, temps expected to take a dip
After nearly a week of highs in the upper 20s to mid-30s, temperatures will go “back to reality” this week with an incoming cold front, National...
January 7, 2019 - 1:00am
December 27, 2018
The weather outside is frightful: Residents of Becker County hunker down for severe winter weather
New Frazee homeowner Nick Heck took out a shovel for the second time in the same day Thursday afternoon to clear his driveway "We bought a lawn...
December 27, 2018 - 4:39pm
November 25, 2018
Column: Forecasting an ugly duckling winter
Do you believe that nature sends us signs and signals warning us how severe the approaching winter will be? For example, some believe that when...
November 25, 2018 - 6:38am
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
April 9, 2018
How the Lake Park-Wild Rice Children's Home came to be
We love cameos. We see them everywhere. There's something about characters from different stories all coming together for one purpose, one story....
April 9, 2018 - 11:05am
February 17, 2018
Snow much fun: DLHS art students make larger-than-life snow sculptures as part of Polar Fest
They said it was kind of like building a snowman—but a lot more complicated. Bundled up in their snowsuits and wielding tools of all shapes...
February 17, 2018 - 12:00pm
January 12, 2018
The big blizzard of 1872
Well, we asked for it and it came, rolling in just in time for the holiday season. It's a cold that seeps in through your layered flannel and...
January 12, 2018 - 9:00am
December 31, 2017
Exploring that 'wonderland of snow': ULTRA Snowmobile Club to hose two 'Classic Cruises' in January
Now that the holiday celebrations are winding down, it's time to start thinking about pulling that old snowmobile out of storage and hitting...
December 31, 2017 - 11:00am
December 21, 2011
Warm temps delays rink opening Warming house opens
No one can deny the unseasonably nice weather in the Detroit Lakes area. And because of those nice, above average temperatures, the ice skating rink at Peoples Park hasn't been ready for skaters -- until now. There may not be snow yet but temperatures have dropped enough that starting...
December 21, 2011 - 1:07pm