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Resignation under fire: Pelican Rapids coach accused of sexual misconduct quits district job after school reopens investigation
Five charged in DL parking lot assault
Minnesota man faces 11th charge of driving while intoxicated
Happenings in the lakes area
Red Wing duo goes low; Lakers fourth at Alex Invite
Justesen leads Laker boys at Ridges
Lions name Twigg as next head football coach
Sundown bowling league celebrates season
Laker softball remains unbeaten in road sweep
Family histories: N.P. Hanson family
Eagles give $300 to Food Pantry
Area students are excelling academically at colleges across MN, N.D.
Area students earn academic honors
friends & neighbors
Sanford investing over $100M to make Roger Maris Cancer Center in Fargo a 'destination' for treatment
Detroit Lakes hotel named best of AmericInn
HOMe offers to help homebuyers
Nation's largest farm toy store attracts customers for miles
The Pinke Post: How Vergas Hardware and this column are related
Miranda Lambert, Elle King, more to play the Fargodome
Patrick Scully is Walt Whitman April 18 in Wadena
Country superstar Chris Janson coming to Shooting Star Friday
Sneaky cents: Parents say finances can be impacted by children's 'Fortnite' spending and threats from hackers
Police chief orders ‘Pokemon’ to go as players create hazards at Minn. fairgrounds
The Family of
Boyd and Ruby Sharp
Abigail Mae Staab
Essentia Health St. Mary's births
Area students achieve academic honors
Gerald D. Galbrecht
Margaret J. Bellefeuille
Coleman A. Nordhausen
Guest Editorial: Young voters show political power
Letter: We need more plug-ins for electric cars in Detroit Lakes
Letter: USMCA provides the lift that Minnesota soybean farmers need
Sen. Utke explains why he skipped DL forum
Creative? Want to raise your I.Q.? Let's talk toothpicks
DNR seeks input about deer seasons, changes for youth deer, wild turkey and trapping seasons
Laabs column: Even hardcore ice angers are now done for the season
It gets interesting when squirrels try to beat 'squirrel-proof' feeders
Ravens are among the smartest of birds
Catching the end of the walleye season at Rainy River
'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
'Not just sadness': Depression has many faces for DL grad Jessica Ekholm
'A constant companion': Anxiety is a daily reality for Kristina Story
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
April 12, 2019
Want to spend some time on the water this summer? Let's Go Fishing volunteer orientation is May 14
Boating, fishing and water recreation are a huge part of life for people in the Detroit Lakes area. But what about those who do not have ready...
April 12, 2019 - 2:47pm
April 10, 2019
DL Lions to host 'Bowling Blast' April 13 at Voyageur Lanes
The Detroit Lakes Lions will host their inaugural "Bowling Blast" this coming Saturday, April 13 at Voyageur Lanes, 1377 West Lake Drive. Bowling...
April 10, 2019 - 2:50pm
April 5, 2019
Taylor's fight: 4-year-old battles cancer with the help of Perham community
Taylor Johnson is like any 4-year-old. She plays with dinosaur toys, loves her dog and annoys her older sisters. But unlike any other 4-year-old,...
April 5, 2019 - 9:33am
April 3, 2019
Annual 'Walk a Mile in Her Shoes' is April 7
Perham's residents are being asked to don a pair of high heel shoes to raise awareness in preventing violence against women. "Walk a Mile in...
April 3, 2019 - 4:12pm
February 14, 2019
Show some love to your local nonprofits: Today is Giving Hearts Day
Valentine's Day, which always falls on Feb. 14, is traditionally a holiday intended for showering affection on your loved ones, friends, classmates...
February 14, 2019 - 8:34am
December 8, 2018
Holiday Train to roll into Detroit Lakes Thursday
It was 13 years ago now that the Canadian Pacific Holiday Train first rolled into Detroit Lakes, and each year, it has helped to keep the shelves...
December 8, 2018 - 9:32am
November 11, 2018
It's time to 'Give to the Max'... local nonprofits participating in Nov. 15 online fundraiser
When it comes to charitable donations and volunteerism, the Detroit Lakes community has a tradition of giving until it hurts — but by participating...
November 11, 2018 - 1:48pm
October 3, 2018
An early gift: DL’s Sons of Norway takes organization’s highest award
The Sons of Norway, Vikingland Lodge No. 495 has a big anniversary coming up in 2019. But the Detroit Lakes-based lodge got its 50th birthday...
October 3, 2018 - 12:23pm
September 15, 2018
A celebration of community: United Way event set for this Thursday at DL Pavilion
For nearly a decade and a half now, the United Way of Becker County has been kicking off the fall season in Detroit Lakes with its annual Community...
September 15, 2018 - 8:42pm
August 26, 2018
Pebbles On the Pond: Local scoutmaster and friends make playtime a little more safe, fun for Mahube Head Start kids this fall
"Every act of kindness is like a pebble thrown in a pond, sending out ripples far beyond where the pebble entered the water. When we're caring...
August 26, 2018 - 3:00pm
May 21, 2018
Get those motors running: Eagles' 3rd annual 'Leather Up for Lupus' charity ride is Saturday
Though it seems like spring has only just begun, Memorial Day weekend is almost here, bringing with it a plethora of high school graduations,...
May 21, 2018 - 4:38pm
April 9, 2018
Local organizations, businesses donate to Food Pantry
April 9, 2018 - 10:44am
February 4, 2018
Impact of Giving Hearts Day continues to grow: Eight local nonprofits participating in Feb. 8 online fundraiser
Though this Thursday, Feb. 8 is already shaping up to be a "red letter day" in Detroit Lakes, with the evening's Ice Palace Grand Lighting Ceremony...
February 4, 2018 - 1:00pm
January 25, 2018
Eagles clothing drive is a big success
The Detroit Lakes Eagles Aerie 2342 and Eagles Auxiliary held a New Clothing Drive from Nov. 1 to Dec. 8. The community generously dropped of...
January 25, 2018 - 3:00pm
January 19, 2018
Saints punter says he wants to meet fourth-grade class from Thielen’s hometown
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. – New Orleans Saints punter Thomas Morstead wants to meet with elementary students from Minnesota Vikings receiver Adam...
January 19, 2018 - 5:33pm