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December 31, 2018
Sometimes, kindness travels with us
December 31, 2018 - 10:29am
December 23, 2018
These are about 150 of the 250 mini Christmas stockings sewn by members of the Lakes Area Quilt Guild for residents of Ecumen Senior Living in Detroit Lakes, as a community service project. (Submitted photo)
Ecumen residents get Christmas mini-stockings for their mantle
December 23, 2018 - 12:00pm
December 22, 2018
From past releases like "The Christmas Box" to his latest novel, "The Noel Stranger," author Richard Paul Evans has established himself as a master of the romance genre. (Submitted photo)
'The Noel Stranger': Richard Paul Evans' latest is the perfect Christmas stocking stuffer'
December 22, 2018 - 7:00pm
Crime spikes during the holiday season, including theft, DWIs and domestic assaults. (Adobe Stock Art)
Christmas crimes: Holiday hustle and bustle makes people easy victims for seasonal shadiness
December 22, 2018 - 8:00am
December 21, 2018
Presenting a check to the Becker County Food Pantry in Detroit Lakes, Minnesota as part of the Vikingland Lodge's Foundation Giving.
Sons of Norway show their Christmas spirit
December 21, 2018 - 10:51pm
The friendly volunteers at Detroit Lakes' First Lutheran Church will once again be serving up a free Christmas feast for the community this Tuesday, Dec. 25 from noon to 2 p.m. (Submitted photo)
Christmas dinner, on the house: DL's First Lutheran invites the community to enjoy free holiday meal
December 21, 2018 - 10:48pm
This entry, based on the "Clifford" children's book character, won the award for Most Festive. It was created by students Anneka Lindstrom, L'Teya Vaughn, Peyton Jernberg and Justine Lawrence. (Marie Johnson / Tribune)
Looks good enough to eat: Gingerbread House Competition brings out the creative holiday spirit at DLHS
December 21, 2018 - 9:32am
December 20, 2018
Mini Beef Wellingtons with Madeira Sauce are a great option as a main course for Christmas. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
Lost Italian: Mini Beef Wellingtons are perfect Christmas showstoppers
December 20, 2018 - 9:26am
A Nativity scene is displayed in front of the Joyful Spirit Church in Wadena. Michael Johnson / Forum News Service
Minnesota mayor asks residents to display more Nativity scenes
December 20, 2018 - 8:50am
December 19, 2018
The Christmas light display at the Detroit Lakes home of Wade and Holly Dutton contains many references to elves — one of Holly's favorite holiday symbols. The display will be lit up every night through Jan. 6. (Submitted photoA)
May your days be merry... and bright: DL couple creates unique holiday light displays for community to enjoy
December 19, 2018 - 1:56pm
December 18, 2018
Photo by Marie Johnson / Tribune
'Deer' Santa... Reindeer make a stop in Detroit Lakes
December 18, 2018 - 11:26am
December 17, 2018
Detroit Lakes Newspapers columnist Lynn Hummel recently published his fourth book, "The Last Word," a collection of some of his favorite columns from the past 40 years.
"Merry Christmas!" I shouted
December 17, 2018 - 2:07pm
December 16, 2018
Brown Creepers are a fairly common sight during the Christmas Bird Count, but still a welcome one. This year's count will take place over a 24-hour period on Monday, Dec. 17 in Detroit Lakes, and Wednesday, Dec. 19 at Tamarac National Wildlife Refuge. (Submitted photo)
No partridges in pear trees, but owls in pine trees? Maybe... Christmas Bird Counts set this week in Detroit Lakes, Tamarac Refuge
December 16, 2018 - 8:00am
December 14, 2018
Christmas Schedule of Services
December 14, 2018 - 5:03pm
December 13, 2018
People in the crowd wave to the Canadian Pacific Holiday Train as it rolls into Detroit Lakes on Thursday. (Marie Johnson / Tribune)
PHOTO GALLERY: Hello, Holiday Train! Crowd shows up to enjoy the show in DL
December 13, 2018 - 5:31pm