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From birds' eye views to up close and personal: DL's Festival of Birds brings visitors from across the U.S. and Canada
Missing red panda found in tree near Fargo zoo
Student Column: A letter to my future college-student self
Man fatally struck by train in downtown Fargo
Bidding farewell: LP-A superintendent set to retire this year after 18 years
DL 8-year-old checks running a half-marathon off his to-do list
Laker girls wrap busy week with another win
Former Park Rapids hockey star commits to SCSU
Otter Tail County to host 2020 Minnesota Governor's Fishing Opener
Detroit Lakes summer youth softball registration
Richwood Lutheran honors Erickson for 45 years as church organist
Area students graduate from MN colleges
It's graduation time at area colleges
Extension recognizes Audubon couple as 2019 'emerging leaders'
Lions Club 'Bowling Blast' a success
friends & neighbors
Farmers Under Pressure
Forum Communications to purchase Rochester newspaper
Passing the torch: Detroit Lakes Overhead Door sells to new ownership
DLHS Business Professionals of America members place in National Leadership Conference
Ecumen executive director promoted to regional director of operations
Theater, magic and art camps set for this summer at Holmes
A little art, a little music, and a lot of fun: Holmes Art Cellar hosts its first Open Mic Night
Take a look: Red Bridge Park Sculpture Walk will change soon
'Walk for Hope & Peace' exhibition opens at Nemeth
Here, there and everywhere: MN indie rock band to spend week in DL doing workshops, pop-up concerts
George Richard Manke
The Family of
Boyd and Ruby Sharp
Abigail Mae Staab
Essentia Health St. Mary's births
Yvonne L. (Brown) Herzog
Frances "Fran" Johnson
John Paul Roering
Letter: By supporting biodiesel, Collin Peterson stands up for agriculture
MN needs to get broadband program back on track, ASAP
Guest Editorial: Saying 'no' won't lead to budget deal at the Capitol
Superintendent answers questions about Frazee-Vergas referendum
McFeely: Finding inspiration — and diversity — in Pelican Rapids
Otter Tail County to host 2020 Minnesota Governor's Fishing Opener
This Saturday, about 500,000 anglers will visit Minnesota waters to catch a fish. Here's a closer look.
Anglers can find nutritious, plentiful sunfish in all areas of the state
Eastern phoebes are always a welcome sight
Here's where to find the fish on opening weekend
Turning a corner in Frazee: CornerStone community and youth center now in development
'Race For Survivors' at Holbrook Farms: Eagle Scout plans 5K to benefit the families of fallen service members
'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
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
May 14, 2019
Congratulations to the winner of our Mother's Day giveaway!
Mary Jo Brunner is the lucky winner of the Giving Back to Mom contest, she received a $300 prize package from our generous sponsors. Congratulations,...
May 14, 2019 - 11:10am
April 24, 2019
Fargo man escapes 5-year meth addiction through drug court and uncle's help
FARGO — Recovering from meth addiction is grueling, but many have shown it is possible. One Fargo family is proving this, staying sober after...
April 24, 2019 - 10:50am
April 13, 2019
Who invented the high-five?
This week is Holy Week for Christians, including Holy Wednesday, Maundy Thursday and Good Friday before celebrating Easter on Sunday, April 21....
April 13, 2019 - 3:37pm
April 12, 2019
Kindness is Contagious: Picture kindness at the grocery store
I am not a picture taker. That’s my mother-in-law. And my sister-in-law. Going on vacation with them is an exercise in patience because we...
April 12, 2019 - 7:27am
February 2, 2019
#AdoptingDads: Fargo couple getting closer, but still far from done, in their adoption journey
MOORHEAD — Parenthood is something many dream about — holding their child for the first time, their baby's first word, first smile and all...
February 2, 2019 - 3:44pm
January 31, 2019
Making headway: Rural child care initiative homing in on ideas for improving access, affordability
About six months ago, in July 2018, Becker County received word that it was one of six outstate areas in Minnesota selected to take part in the...
January 31, 2019 - 4:37pm
October 28, 2018
Finding home: Foster care systems in North Dakota, Minnesota see rise in numbers
GRAND FORKS — On any given day, around 1,500 children are in the foster care system in North Dakota. Across the country there are almost 438,000...
October 28, 2018 - 6:05am
October 21, 2018
Let's not talk about sex, baby: Fargo locals who identify as asexual open up about the 'invisible orientation'
FARGO — For many adolescents, growing older can bring a lot of changes. Some may become boy crazy or interested in girls as young as 8...
October 21, 2018 - 8:05am
September 4, 2018
All aboard! Steam Threshers Reunion opens Friday at Rollag
For one late summer weekend every year since 1954, a little piece of living history has taken over the tiny northwest Minnesota town known as...
September 4, 2018 - 10:56am
June 16, 2018
How old is old enough to stay home alone? The answer might not be obvious
FARGO — As the final bell rings for the 2017-18 school year, parents and children are looking for more freedom. Parental concerns about...
June 16, 2018 - 8:58am
June 10, 2018
'Keeping history alive': Red River Rainbow Seniors work to share stories of LGBTQ locals
FARGO — Lee Clarens walked into the room with a big smile on her face and an even bigger exclamation. "I brought popcorn!" she said as...
June 10, 2018 - 5:30am
May 25, 2018
What happens when your husband becomes your wife? Two ND couples talk about gender dysphoria
FARGO — I've come to terms with many unfamiliar phrases — first with gender neutral-pronouns, then with gendered phrases, through...
May 25, 2018 - 7:40am
April 9, 2018
Much more than 'he' or 'she': How pronouns are becoming gender inclusive
FARGO — Grammar can make many of us feel tense. (Pun intended.) But in the last couple of years, the anxiety over grammar is fueled not...
April 9, 2018 - 3:27pm
March 28, 2018
For most autistic youth, water can be extremely dangerous. A Minn. swim class is looking to change that.
WADENA, Minn. — Not unlike most children, David has an irresistible draw to water. Growing up with a family that loves to spend summers...
March 28, 2018 - 2:18pm
Boy, girl scouts both celebrating after this year's derbies
When it comes to competing in mini car derbies, local scouts are on the right track. The Detroit Lakes Cub Scout Pack 605 held its annual Pinewood...
March 28, 2018 - 12:45pm