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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 24, 2018
From left to right: Jacob Hanson, Gabe Anderson, and Isaac Eggebraaten show off their bath bombs. Submitted Photo
Their idea is 'da bomb': Three high school seniors are building bath bomb business in their parents' basement
February 24, 2018 - 7:30pm
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
February 2, 2018
Nick Alton (back right), Viktor the Viking and New Orleans Saints punter Thomas Morstead pose with Alton's fourth grade class from Rossman Elementary School in Detroit Lakes, Minn., at the NFL Experience event in the Minneapolis Convention Center on Feb. 2, 2018. Robb Jeffries / Forum News Serviceplay button
Detroit Lakes students enjoy NFL Experience thanks to good sportsmanship
February 2, 2018 - 7:30pm
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 26, 2018
New Orleans Saints punter Thomas Morstead is set to meet a fourth-grade class from Detroit Lakes, Minn., during Super Bowl week after the class recently donated to his foundation. USA Today Sportsplay button
WATCH: Fourth-grade class erupts with excitement after Saints punter Morstead's invitation
January 26, 2018 - 4:56pm
January 20, 2018
Detroit Lakes resident Leonard Thielen, who is the grandfather of Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Adam Thielen (note the "Thielen No. 19" socks on his wall), spent eight years working for the ice harvesting company Addison-Miller, slinging ice into railroad boxcars. (Vicki Gerdes / Forum News Service)
DL's Leonard Thielen - Adam Thielen's grandpa - recounts his days as an ice harvester
January 20, 2018 - 2:32pm
January 19, 2018
New Orleans Saints kicker Wil Lutz (3) celebrates with punter Thomas Morstead (6) after kicking a field goal against the Minnesota Vikings during the fourth quarter in the NFC Divisional Playoff football game at U.S. Bank Stadium last weekend. Brace Hemmelgarn-USA TODAY Sports
Saints punter wants to meet fourth-grade class from Thielen's hometown
January 19, 2018 - 9:36pm
January 10, 2018
This painting of the legendary character, King Isbit, was created by Detroit Lakes artist Hans Gilsdorf. Submitted photo
'The Legend of King Isbit'
January 10, 2018 - 4:11pm
January 5, 2018
At Detroit Mountain, lights were restored and enough power from a generator to get skiers down from the ski lifts after being stuck up there for a short period of time during a power outage Thursday night. This photo is taken by a student who waited up in a lift chair with his brother for their trip back down. (Photo courtesy of Stacy Heinlein)
Power outage near Detroit Lakes leaves skiers stuck on lift, thousands without power
January 5, 2018 - 2:58pm
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 26, 2017
UPDATE: After Suburban plunges through ice on Little Detroit Lake, sheriff issues warning
December 26, 2017 - 9:21pm
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