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Zebra mussels found in Lake Sallie, three other Minnesota lakes
PTSD ride helps support service dogs for veterans
Local artisans opening their studios this weekend
Fall colors greet Headwaters 100 riders this Saturday
Badoura Township celebrates 120 years
Panthers finish third at Mid-State tournament
Panthers, Tigers move up in state polls
Panthers take control down stretch to sink Pirates
Greenway rallies to defeat Tigers
Shorthanded Panthers run at Bagley
Everett Lee Langland
Anton "Tony" Joseph Panek
Donald LeRoy Wilson
Norma Elizabeth Nordstrom
Basic Business Cents: Innovate for success
Basic Business Cents: Image Management
Lickin' Good Whole Pet Foods opens new storefront on Main
Dorset's Heartland Art Studio bolsters regional art
Basic Business Cents: Job description for vice president of culture
Poet, folk singer offering free songwriting workshop at Nemeth Art Center
Who Will Be the Great American Storyteller?
Free screenings of Pine Point documentary this weekend
America's top female quintet performing Sept. 23
Sculpture tour will add to Art Leap experience
Minnesota DNR proposes changes to 48 trout stream designations
Minnesota’s high school clay target state championship drew 7,000 shooters
Minnesota master sergeant takes some blind veterans on a turkey hun
Fish activity peaks after storm fronts move through
Fly fishing provides stress relief
Editorial: League of Women Voters goal is to make democracy work for all
Letter: Global warming plus global cooling equals climate change
Commentary: Drive slow, use extra caution around school zones
Editorial: Take time to discuss suicide prevention
Commentary: Country faces political divide and opposing worldviews
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
April 8, 2016
Pigeon found along the road becomes another family pet
Stories of rescue dogs and cats aren’t too hard to find, but rarely does one hear a heartwarming tale of a rescue pigeon. For Detroit Lakes...
April 8, 2016 - 1:03pm
April 2, 2016
Man sentenced to 2 years in prison for Devils Lake boat crash that killed 1
DEVILS LAKE, N.D. -- -District Judge Donovan Foughty quoted an ancient Greek playwright before sentencing a Grand Forks man to spend two years...
April 2, 2016 - 11:45am
February 3, 2016
Vizenor has been major player in White Earth politics
For more than 20 years, Erma Vizenor has been a force to be reckoned with on the White Earth Reservation. From the early 1990s, when she was a prominent member of the group that brought down the Chip Wadena-led government, to a few weeks ago, when she was forced by her political...
February 3, 2016 - 9:40am
August 6, 2015
Scattered Thunderstorms Expected Through Tonight
Northern Plains (WDAY-TV/WDAZ-TV) -- A weather system is moving into the Northern Plains today and will bring scattered showers and thunderstorms...
August 6, 2015 - 11:03am
July 16, 2015
DL council approves $1 million in TIF for hotel development
Though it was not unanimous, the Detroit Lakes City Council approved a resolution Tuesday that will establish a tax increment financing district and TIF financing plan for the proposed hotel, condominium and restaurant redevelopment project at the northwest corner of Washington Avenue...
July 16, 2015 - 8:29am
November 5, 2014
Owner of destroyed bar near DL speaks out
Fire destroyed The County 17 Bar & Grill just off Highway 59 south near Lake Melissa over the weekend. Owner Joy McNamara said...
November 5, 2014 - 1:47pm
March 17, 2014
Former Detroit Lakes High School principal was investigated before resigning
By Helmut Schmidt / The Forum DETROIT LAKES, Minn. – The principal of Detroit Lakes High School resigned last July after admitting...
March 17, 2014 - 8:16am
November 6, 2013
Detroit Lakes voters reject $59 million school building referendum
By Wendy Reuer / The Forum DETROIT LAKES, Minn. – Voters here rejected a $59 million school building referendum Tuesday night. In complete but unofficial results, the measure failed by 58 percent, or 1,883 “no” votes, over 41 percent, or 1,334 votes, in support of the...
November 6, 2013 - 7:22am
December 15, 2011
Cinema 5 in Detroit Lakes set to re-open with new owners
After closing its doors Sunday, the Cinema 5 Theater in the Washington Square Mall is already set to open back up under new ownership. Here is a press release sent by the President of Oddessey Theaters, Steven Tripp: Odyssey Entertainment, Inc. announced today the acquisition of...
December 15, 2011 - 10:55am
Broken windows, rotting woodwork, DL Pavilion needs repairs
Though the Detroit Lakes Pavilion was refurbished in 2005-06 with a state grant, city matching funds and citizen donations, the Pavilion is in need of serious repairs. In a memo to the public works committee, and ultimately the Detroit Lakes City Council, Public Works Director Brad...
December 15, 2011 - 7:35am
December 13, 2011
Detroit Lakes Cinema 5 goes out of business -- leaves DL without a movie theater
Detroit Lakes is without a movie theater. The Cinema 5 in the Washington Square Mall has gone out of business. Cinema 5 owner Steven Payne notified the Detroit Lakes Police Department that the theater was going out of business and that some items would be removed from the space...
December 13, 2011 - 7:49am
June 9, 2011
Sarah Palin 'allegedly' makes stop in DL
DETROIT LAKES, MN -- Sarah Palin's One Nation bus tour made an accidental stop in Detroit Lakes last Wednesday, offering locals a chance to catch a glimpse of the controversial politician in action. Allegedly, Palin arrived in the small, Northern Minnesota town after spotting a rogue...
June 9, 2011 - 7:04am
May 12, 2011
Detroit Lakes police chief plans to retire in July
Detroit Lakes Police Chief Kel Keena has submitted his resignation, and with regret, the council accepted it Tuesday evening. The chief will be retiring as of July 15, which is Keena's 15-year anniversary as chief in Detroit Lakes. "After nearly 30 years of law enforcement service,...
May 12, 2011 - 9:46am
April 4, 2011
Former Detroit Lakes resident dies in crash near Duluth
The names of two people killed in separate accidents in Lake County on Friday have been released, according to the Duluth News Tribune. Minnesota State Police said Darrin J. Theis, 26, of Duluth, formerly of Detroit Lakes, was killed when his 2000 Dodge Stratus ran off the right...
April 4, 2011 - 2:02pm
Scam artists hit elderly DL couple
Violet and Jim Rieger are out $4,500 -- sadder but wiser to the world of scam artists -- after falling victim to the latest of what seems to...
April 4, 2011 - 8:10am