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Frazee man charged with domestic assault
Lake Park man allegedly caught with marijuana wax, THC oil
Woman sentenced for driving under the influence
Dad who died saving son is called 'hero'
DL man sentenced for selling meth
Vikings announce training camp practice schedule and fan logistics
Kraft tagged as new Spuds girls hockey coach
Post 15 splits double dip with Bandits
Thielen stops in Fargo to discuss his recently formed foundation
Wirth advances to national motocross
Academic achievements of lakes area students
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
friends & neighbors
Norseman Motors recognizes 2018 Mark of Excellence Award Winner
DL realtor earns GRI designation
Most Minnesota farmers achieve buffer compliance, even as resentment lingers
Growing optimism: Dairy producers see glimmer of hope for milk prices
Detroit Lakes couple purchases Wilds Resort and Campground
A weird, yet wonderful world: Holmes summer campers to present 'James & the Giant Peach Jr.'
Tribute Kings, Mojo Filter and more: Lakes region to be filled with musical moments this week
Celebrating summer's longest day: Richwood Winery's Solstice Festival is June 22
Sunny in DL fish sculpture scavenger hunt
Juried Youth Art Show on display through Saturday
Bob & Irene
Dr Jordan Roberts and Dr Josh
Vernon H. Riehle
Annabelle M. Froysland
Letter to the Editor: Thanks for Relay for Life fundraiser
Guest editorial: Pay now for security, or pay later
Opinion: College students feel campus climate silences free speech
Hummel column: Much more than just an old baseball glove
Opinion: Legal immigration will save America
Celebrating 10 years of outdoor skill-building programs
Laabs column: Here's where the walleye are hiding
Blane Klemek column: June is the time for towhees and ovenbirds
Klemek Column: The colorful scarlet tanager was almost our state bird
Muskie season now underway, here's where to find them
'Green' gardens: Eco-friendly aquaponic farm in Lake Park uses fish - yes, fish - to grow leafy greens
Sitting on a small fortune: DL man goes on ‘Antiques Roadshow,' finds out his rummage sale chair is worth $25K
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
Warm, wet, and a little wild: Water carnival's final weekend draws record crowds
Water Carnival cruises into final weekend: Water fights, beer brewing contest and more draw big crowds to DL
Battle in the sand: Water Carnival Tug of War draws a crowd
Ahh, good times: 82nd Annual Northwest Water Carnival another success
The party continues...: Thousands coming out for the 82nd annual Water Carnival
March 19, 2019
Collin Peterson scores near top again on annual ranking of bipartisanship
U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson once again placed within the top 10 on the Lugar Center's annual list of "most bipartisan" in the House of Representatives for the second straight year. According to the Bipartisan Index (BPI) measured and administered by the Lugar Center and McCourt School...
March 19, 2019 - 7:41pm
March 3, 2019
What the local veterans are worried about: Honor guards, medical coverage and tons more paperwork
U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson honored Vietnam War-era veterans and listened to concerns voiced by some of the 40-some military veterans at a meeting...
March 3, 2019 - 5:30pm
February 28, 2019
Column: What's Really Important in America?
Every day we face life. What is really important? Social Security? We pay into Social Security all of our working lives. When we reach our sixties we anticipate collecting the benefits promised to us. Some will collect income at 62 while others will not collect it until 66.2 or later....
February 28, 2019 - 8:09pm
February 10, 2019
Lee Hamilton: Climate change is an unavoidable issue
Looking back at 2018's weather-related news, it seems clear that this was the year climate change became unavoidable. I don't mean that the fires...
February 10, 2019 - 12:41am
February 8, 2019
Opinion: Costly tax extenders would extend taxpayer confusion
As if filing federal tax returns weren't already confusing enough, some lawmakers are considering retroactive changes in the tax code that would apply to 2018. This means some taxpayers may need to delay preparing and submitting their returns — and perhaps will even be forced...
February 8, 2019 - 10:40am
November 7, 2018
Collin Peterson wins 15th term in Minnesota's 7th Congressional District
WILLMAR – Early election results in for the race in Minnesota’s Seventh District had DFL Congressman Collin Peterson running neck-and-neck...
November 7, 2018 - 10:25am
Peterson poised for 15th term in Minn. 7th
WILLMAR — There was a tight race Tuesday in Minnesota's Seventh Congressional District between Rep. Collin Peterson and his GOP challenger...
November 7, 2018 - 1:27am
October 10, 2018
Take time to remember what's right with USA
It's so easy these days to despair about the future of our country. It feels like half the people I run into just want to pull the covers over...
October 10, 2018 - 12:16pm
September 9, 2018
What are political parties good for? Plenty, actually
If you take a dim view of our political parties, you're in sterling company. So did George Washington. In his famous Farewell Address, he warned...
September 9, 2018 - 1:36am
August 27, 2018
The man running against Collin Peterson: Dave Hughes stops into DL, hopes Trump will rally for him in western MN
Dave Hughes, the Republican hoping to wrest away DFLer Collin Peterson's long-held seat in the U.S. House, is trying to convince President Trump...
August 27, 2018 - 10:32am
August 1, 2018
Opinion: Pelosi isn't good choice as speaker
When Democrats held a majority in the U.S. House of Representatives prior to 2011, Nancy Pelosi ran the show. For four years, she was the first woman to hold the powerful role of speaker of the house. As Democrats seek to retake the House — they need a net gain of 23 seats in...
August 1, 2018 - 11:25am
July 25, 2018
Pledge of Allegiance is simple, but packs a powerful message
You know the Pledge of Allegiance, probably by heart. You may recite it only occasionally, or get the chance several times a week. Sometimes,...
July 25, 2018 - 5:30am
July 6, 2018
Lee Hamilton: If you aren't worried about our republic, you're not paying attention
Our republic is under stress. So much so, in fact, that if you're not worried about its future, you probably haven't been paying attention. What...
July 6, 2018 - 10:50am
May 9, 2018
Letter: 'Pay to play' is just corruption
Former congressman Mick Mulvaney who is now the head of the White House Office of Management and Budget and the interim head of the Financial Protection Bureau is quoted as making the following comments to the American Bankers Association conference in Washington last week: "We had...
May 9, 2018 - 2:08pm
May 3, 2018
Collin Peterson No. 1 on bipartisanship
U.S. Rep. Collin C. Peterson (D-Detroit Lakes) had the highest bipartisan score within the House of Representatives in 2017, according to the...
May 3, 2018 - 12:57pm