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September 20, 2017
City officials defend its position in Zorbaz noise ordinance case
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — Detroit Lakes city officials were taken by surprise when Zorbaz canceled its live music indefinitely after being...
September 20, 2017 - 1:08pm
September 16, 2017
'All live music has been canceled indefinitely': Zorbaz sanctioned by Detroit Lakes city council
Following a Tuesday public hearing about repeated noise complaint violations at Detroit Lakes' Zorbaz restaurant, the city council took action,...
September 16, 2017 - 10:46pm
September 15, 2017
First Down Friday: Fergus Falls downs Detroit Lakes, DGF, Hawley, and Breckenridge cruise to wins
WDAY - Detroit Lakes hosted Fergus Falls on Friday, trying to avoid its first 0-3 start since 1983. The Otters had different ideas. Nathan Rund...
September 15, 2017 - 10:48pm
September 13, 2017
Minn. city snuffs ordinance restricting sale of tobacco to buyers under 21
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — After almost two hours of testimony Tuesday, Sept. 12, some of it quite emotional, the Detroit Lakes City Council...
September 13, 2017 - 8:37am
September 12, 2017
Local families enjoy summer like weather while it lasts
DETROIT LAKES—Recent autumn days of 90-degrees, feel more like summer until reality hits us later this week. Sure it seems like fall, the...
September 12, 2017 - 6:18pm
September 11, 2017
Police looking to identify couple caught posing in security camera footage
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. - The Detroit Lakes Police Department is seeking the public’s help in identifying a man and a woman involved in a recent...
September 11, 2017 - 4:05pm
Apps help teachers communicate with parents
WADENA, Minn. — It's the nightly question-and-answer game that's been going on for decades: Sitting around the dinner table, parents ask...
September 11, 2017 - 6:00am
September 7, 2017
‘It’s all gone’: Leaf Lake home goes up in flames Thursday afternoon
Howard Ellingson sat in a lawn chair in his front yard and watched helplessly as his Leaf Lake home burned down this afternoon. Ellingson says...
September 7, 2017 - 8:30pm
September 4, 2017
Detroit Lakes businesses prepare for new season
DETROIT LAKES, Minn.—As the holiday weekend comes to an end, people are heading away from the lakes and back into work. However, for some...
September 4, 2017 - 10:47pm
Dog race kicks off Dick Beardsley Marathon Week
DETROIT LAKES, Minn.—Detroit Lakes dogs got a chance to race as the Dick Beardsley Marathon Week kicked off. The first annual Zorbaz Dog...
September 4, 2017 - 9:39pm
August 30, 2017
WDAY Fall Camp Tour: Detroit Lakes Lakers 2017 Preview
DETROIT LAKES - The Detroit Lakes football team has one thing on its mind this season, beat Rocori. The Lakers have lost to the Spartans in the...
August 30, 2017 - 10:09pm
Detroit Lakes man accused of body-slamming puppy, breaking its leg
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — A Detroit Lakes man is accused of body slamming a 14-week-old puppy three or four times and breaking its leg after...
August 30, 2017 - 4:15pm
August 27, 2017
3 injured in two-vehicle crash in Detroit Lakes
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. - Three people were injured when a car rear-ended a minivan as the van tried to turn off Highway 59 into the Shady Hollow Flea Market on Sunday, Aug. 27, the Minnesota State Patrol reported. According to the report: Pamela Sue Linder, 62, Fergus Falls, was driving...
August 27, 2017 - 6:33pm
August 25, 2017
Detroit Lakes mother wants public help in finding 15-year-old son
DETROIT LAKES, Minn.—Fifteen-year-old Parker Eastman of Detroit Lakes remains missing as of Friday morning, suspected of running away....
August 25, 2017 - 3:28pm
August 23, 2017
Detroit Lakes mother turns to social media to find her son
DETROIT LAKES, Minn.—A Detroit Lakes mother has taken to social media in hopes of finding her missing teenage son. Meghan Eastman wrote...
August 23, 2017 - 5:39pm