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February 6, 2019
This is what King Isbit's Royal Courtyard looked like all lit up for a special test run, held Sunday night in anticipation of Thursday's Grand Lighting Ceremony, which starts at 7 p.m. (Photo courtesy of Lance Akers)
Testing, testing... King Isbit's courtyard, playground ready for Thursday's Grand Lighting
February 6, 2019 - 4:58pm
January 17, 2019
The webcam for viewing construction of King Isbit's ice throne has now gone live. Area residents can view all the action at http://iceharvestdl.org/live-feed. (Submitted photo)
UPDATE: Webcam for construction of King Isbit's ice throne is now live
January 17, 2019 - 11:16am
January 13, 2019
Will 'Rotary Man' be making a comeback for this year's Polar Fest Plunge on Feb. 16? Maybe, maybe not, but the popular fundraiser for the Boys & Girls Club of Detroit Lakes always brings out a slew of memorable characters. (Vicki Gerdes / Tribune)
Ten days of frozen fun: Polar Fest is returning to Detroit Lakes Feb. 7-18
January 13, 2019 - 7:00pm
This painting of the legendary character, King Isbit, was created by Detroit Lakes artist Hans Gilsdorf. Isbit's return to Detroit Lakes is slated to coincide with the opening of the community's annual Polar Fest celebration, which runs Feb. 7-18. (Submitted photo)
The return of King Isbit: Construction of a massive, icy throne, courtyard and ‘Palatial Playground’ gets underway this week
January 13, 2019 - 7:00pm
November 15, 2018
A man in the winter on the street. The guy walks on the winter road. A young man down jacket is jumping in the snow.
Ready to celebrate winter: DL Ice Harvest Committee announces 3-year plan for ‘MN Sn’Ice’
November 15, 2018 - 7:00am
November 12, 2018
The DL Ice Palace was a big hit... so what's next?
November 12, 2018 - 3:37pm
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