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March 3, 2018
Tyler Ehrmantraut, owner of The BBQ Smokehouse in Wadena, speaks about the striping he had installed in his parking lot at the business after being served a handicap accessibility lawsuit. Michael Johnson / Forum News Service
Cities of Wadena, Detroit Lakes involved in possible 'drive-by' ADA lawsuits
March 3, 2018 - 2:53pm
February 18, 2018
During a presentation on "Building the Ice Palace," lead designer Hans Gilsdorf noted that the project was done "by the people, for the people" of Detroit Lakes and the surrounding area. (Vicki Gerdes / Forum News Service)
'Building the ice palace': Artist Hans Gilsdorf reflects on challenges of construction
February 18, 2018 - 6:00am
February 8, 2018
A sculpture garden sits in the Detroi9t Lakes park, near the rest of the festivities. Kaysey Price / Forum News Service
Detroit Lakes lights up 30-foot ice palace as 10-day Polar Fest kicks off
February 8, 2018 - 9:52pm
January 31, 2018
A photo of Detroit Lakes High School students with bags over their heads for a student-led game over Snoball Week is evoking a lot of anger from some local parents who say the school was irresponsible for letting the game continue. Submitted photo
Detroit Lakes, Minn., parents 'livid' over photo of school-sanctioned game
January 31, 2018 - 3:41pm
January 11, 2018
The ice harvest out front of the Detroit Lakes Pavilion started on a cold one. A sundog could be seen hovering over the Wee Cut workers all afternoon as they extracted 500 pound ice cubes from Big Detroit Lakes one by one. Kaysey Price / Tribuneplay button
A frozen crop: Detroit Lake hosts first ice harvest in nearly 50 years
January 11, 2018 - 9:39pm
January 3, 2018
Detroit Lakes Ice Harvest Committee member Scott Walz takes an auger to drill a hole through the ice on Little Detroit Lake, testing its depth in anticipation of next week's ice harvest. Submitted photo
Conditions look good for Detroit Lakes' first ice harvest in nearly 50 years
January 3, 2018 - 3:19pm
December 25, 2017
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources warns people should always assume ice might break. Minnesota Department of Natural Resources illustration
3 escape Suburban after it plunges into lake on Christmas Eve
December 25, 2017 - 1:04pm
December 22, 2017
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Watch: Adam Thielen's high school football highlights
December 22, 2017 - 8:20am
November 8, 2017
Jeff Johnson, a former Minnesota legislator and current Hennepin County commissioner, is running for the GOP endorsement in the Minnesota gubernatorial race in 2018. Submitted photo
Minn. governor candidate says he aims to change state government's culture
November 8, 2017 - 3:39pm
September 10, 2017
Tobacco 21 effort beginning to gain support in rural Minn.
September 10, 2017 - 2:09pm
August 30, 2017
Millie, a blue tick coon hound puppy, is now healing after leg surgery following abuse at the hands of her owner. Brandon Scott Hesse Hamilton, 32, of Detroit Lakes was arrested and charged with animal cruelty. (submitted photo)play button
Detroit Lakes man accused of body-slamming puppy, breaking its leg
August 30, 2017 - 4:15pm
August 27, 2017
3 injured in two-vehicle crash in Detroit Lakes
August 27, 2017 - 6:33pm
August 25, 2017
15-year-old Parker Eastman of Detroit Lakes has been missing since Monday, Aug. 21, suspected of being a runaway. (submitted photo)
Detroit Lakes mother wants public help in finding 15-year-old son
August 25, 2017 - 3:28pm
August 8, 2017
The 1992 St. Paul Winter Carnival Ice Palace on Harriet Island in St. Paul. Richard Marshall / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Supersized ice palace, with help from west central Minn., planned for Super Bowl
August 8, 2017 - 8:59am
August 6, 2017
“If you don’t start by age 21 using tobacco, there’s a only a 5 percent chance you’ll ever start,” says Jason McCoy, a tobacco cessation worker with Partnership for Health. “Ninety percent of smokers start by age 18.” Pixabay image
Push underway to raise tobacco-buying age in Minn. lakes-area communities
August 6, 2017 - 10:33am