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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
February 16, 2019
A little silly, a little chilly: Polar Fest makes a big splash in its final weekend
The blistering cold let up just enough Saturday to allow event-goers to enjoy the Polar Plunge, Beer Quaffing at the Hub, and Fat Tire Bike Demo,...
February 16, 2019 - 6:08pm
What is beer quaffing, you ask?
Don't drop it.
February 16, 2019 - 6:00pm
February 12, 2019
Reeling in a big one: Poles 'N Holes event went on as planned, despite the frigid temps Saturday
Groups of anglers gathered in a warming tent Saturday in the middle of Little Detroit Lake, while outside roughly 500 to 600 dedicated fishermen...
February 12, 2019 - 9:27pm
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
February 1, 2019
In the ice box: Holiday Inn opens bar in ice house in Little Detroit Lakes
The Holiday Inn is making the most of the cold with an ice house bar, dubbed "The Ice Box H21," on Little Detroit Lake. "It's just a novel idea,"...
February 1, 2019 - 10:00am
November 15, 2018
Ready to celebrate winter: DL Ice Harvest Committee announces 3-year plan for ‘MN Sn’Ice’
OK, so with Detroit Lake recording one of its earliest "freeze-up" dates in years on Tuesday, local residents may not be quite ready to celebrate...
November 15, 2018 - 7:00am
November 12, 2018
The DL Ice Palace was a big hit... so what's next?
As winter once again descends on the lakes area, the Detroit Lakes Ice Harvest Steering Committee — the folks behind the creation of King Isbit's...
November 12, 2018 - 3:37pm
July 26, 2018
Stay thirsty (and hungry), friends...City's food and beverage tax revenue, liquor sales both on the rise in 2018
Despite an unusually long, bitterly cold winter — or maybe, in part, because of it — Detroit Lakes visitors and residents alike have...
July 26, 2018 - 8:36am
March 27, 2018
Letter: Ice palace co-chairs thank the community
Thank you! As co-chairs of the Ice Harvest and Ice Palace, we want to give a big thank you to the Detroit Lakes community and to everyone in the surrounding communities who helped us build an ice palace this winter! We all can be so proud to know that each time we needed assistance,...
March 27, 2018 - 10:12am
March 7, 2018
Youth fishing derby on Little Detroit Lake was 'great success'
The Kids' Fishing Derby hosted by the Lakes Area Chapter of the Minnesota Darkhouse and Angling Association was a great success, according to...
March 7, 2018 - 11:55am
February 25, 2018
The walls came tumbling down: Ice palace demolished on Friday
With the 2018 Polar Fest celebration now in the record books, a volunteer crew led by Lloyd Feldt demolished King Isbit’s Ice Palace on Friday,...
February 25, 2018 - 8:22pm
February 22, 2018
Totally tube-ular!: Elementary school students get outside to slide
Taking advantage of last Wednesday's unusually warm winter weather, several classes from Detroit Lakes' elementary schools walked through the...
February 22, 2018 - 11:00am
Polar Fest's inaugural hotdish challenge brings in big, hungry crowd
Got hotdish? You betcha! Polar Fest's inaugural 'Minne-Soda' Hotdish Challenge brought in nine mouthwatering contributions from area businesses,...
February 22, 2018 - 9:00am
February 19, 2018
Polar Fest ends with a bang – and a splash
A plunge into the waters of Little Detroit Lake, frozen fireworks and live music wrapped up the final weekend of Detroit Lakes' historic Polar...
February 19, 2018 - 9:49am
February 17, 2018
'Building the Ice Palace': Artist Hans Gilsdorf reflects on challenges of construction
Local residents who haven't yet taken the opportunity to pay a visit to King Isbit's Ice Palace on the Detroit Lakes City Beach, take note: This...
February 17, 2018 - 4:00pm