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2013 Dick Beardsley Half Marathon
Running is hard work, but its also a lot of fun! My experiences at Saturdays Dick Beardsley half marathon in Detroit Lakes Minnesota were great examples of both of these statements. First the hard w...
9/9/13 at 9:19 PM
A Visit to the Fargo-Moorhead Region on an RV Vacation
Nothing clears the mind and refuels our sense of adventure like hitting the open road, even if it's just for a Sunday afternoon. When traveling to Fargo-Moorhead, one of the best ways to experience th...
3/21/13 at 1:45 PM MSUM
Dr. Lisa Stewart trains Minnesota Reading Corps members and teachers
Dr. Lisa H. Stewart, School Psychology, trained Americorps' Minnesota Reading Corps members and their internal coach teacher partners at the St. Paul River Centre August 13-17. This year 1,187 MRC me...
8/22/12 at 8:30 AM LIKE A FISH OUT OF FARGO
Our Detroit Lakes Weekend Part II: Hotel Shoreham & Fireside Restaurant
After spending a lazy morning lounging aroundThe Lodge on Lake Detroit, I shook Jake from his video game trance and summoned him to lunch. I choseHotel Shoreham, a small restaurant mostly known for i...
6/29/12 at 6:51 AM
Our Detroit Lakes Weekend Part I: Eggbake Heaven & "Za" from Zorbaz 6/26/12 at 9:57 PM SIGNS OF IMPROVEMENT
Alley Allure
I wish I could smile like an alley. They look good every time. An alley's desirability increases with its level of decrepitude. Impressive. If each new white hair on my head made me look that much ...
5/9/12 at 9:59 PM
Double-hung mythology 5/5/12 at 11:14 PM FARGO SCHOOL TALK
New administrators joining Fargo Public Schools
The Fargo Public Schools announces today that it will welcome three new administrators to positions across the District for the fall of 2012. All are replacement hires, who will fill positions being v...
4/12/12 at 1:39 PM SLIGHTLY CHILLED
It Just Is...
About a year ago, this could have been a lineup that could have won at the Minnesota state hockey tournament. These days, however, they're shooting for something greater. A Western Conference title w...
4/10/12 at 12:00 PM
Don't Hold Your Applause.. 2/25/12 at 1:40 PM
Lasso... 2/19/12 at 11:25 AM SIOUX FOOTBALL
Another Verbal From Detroit Lakes
As we tweeted earlier, Detroit Lakes linebacker Brian Labat has committed to UND. Our Detroit Lakes sources told us as much and it was later confirmed via Twitter by Dom Izzo at WDAY. Labat is a very...
Today's Ask Your Government
Dear readers, A few weeks ago, I put out a call for nominations of local heroes. Ill return to your Ask Your Government questions next week, but thought it appropriate this week to run the hero respo...
9/10/11 at 8:57 PM ADDICTED TO RUNNING
20 at the lake
A buddy of mine training for the upcoming Twin Cities Marathon asked me yesterday if wanted to join him in Detroit Lakes early this morning for a 20-mile run. At first, I was a little reluctant, even...
8/13/11 at 2:00 PM
Mission: Run bold 9/11/10 at 3:15 PM
Art of therapy 9/9/10 at 7:03 PM STAFF BLOGWE FEST
No surprise, Willie plays like a legend
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. There were no surprises when Willie Nelson opened his Saturday evening set at WE Fest with Whiskey River, but it was still a thrill for fans of the country music legend. The 78-...
8/6/11 at 7:45 AM
Shelton, Daniels and Paisley get WE Fest crowd going despite high temps 8/5/11 at 8:55 AM
A new 32? 8/4/11 at 3:10 PM IN THE BLACK
Budgets and Beyond presentation
I will be doing a Budgets and Beyond presentation tomorrow, Tues, June 14 at the Detroit Lakes Library. It is from 6:30-8:00 pm and free of charge. Space is limited so please call the library to reg...
6/13/11 at 1:05 PM WILDWINGS
I've reluctantly gone pro
There have been opportunities in the past for me to helpwith local birding festivals by acting as a guide for visiting (and paying) bird watchers, but I've stiff-armed every request prior to this year...
6/8/11 at 1:13 PM FAR SIDE OF FIFTY
Avenue of Flags in Detroit Lakes, MN
The Avenue of Flags is on display every Memorial Day and Veterans Day at Oak Grove Cemetery in Detroit Lakes, Minnesota.   This project began in 1991 with 43 Veterans Burial Flags. As of Veterans...
5/31/10 at 1:59 AM NAMEDROPPERS
Horticulture show winners announced
The 11th District of the Minnesota State Horticulture Society held its 50th Annual Horticulture Show Aug. 6th at the Prairie Wind Middle School in Perham, Minn. It was hosted by Lady Slipper Garden Cl...
9/1/09 at 3:17 AM
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