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May 13, 2019
The Detroit Lakes Festival of Birds, which begins its 22nd year this Wednesday, May 15, attracts birding enthusiasts of all ages. (Submitted photo)
Falcons and starlings and prairie chickens — oh my! Detroit Lakes' 22nd Festival of Birds opens this Wednesday
May 13, 2019 - 9:42am
May 10, 2019
Perham's Ashley Hokanson clears the bar at 11 feet, six inches during the Section 8AA True Team Championships. She was able to clear 12 feet on her way to a first place finish for the Yellowjackets. Jason Groth/FOCUS
Perham girls cruise to first place at Section 8AA True Team Championships
May 10, 2019 - 3:03pm
Perham's John LaFond lands in the pit during the triple jump competition at the Section 8AA True Team Championships in Detroit Lakes. Jason Groth/FOCUS
Perham boys third at Section 8AA True Team Championships
May 10, 2019 - 2:55pm
April 24, 2019
Perham's Carter Cresap charges in on a forehand return against Sam Spry of Detroit Lakes at No. 1 singles on April 23. Robert Williams/Forum News Service
Perham Tennis earns road win over Detroit Lakes
April 24, 2019 - 11:57am
April 22, 2019
This sleepy 'ol bear was looking for some grub out at Cotton Lake this week after a long winter of hibernation. (Photo courtesy of Denise Warweg)
Cotton Lake woman captures photo of hungry visitor
April 22, 2019 - 8:34am
April 18, 2019
In this still from the "Inside Out" video on schizophrenia, Kyle Larson is seen talking about how the disorder has changed his life. (Leighton Broadcasting video still)play button
'I'm a good person': Schizophrenia has turned Kyle Larson's life upside down
April 18, 2019 - 9:06am
April 9, 2019
Strength and conditioning clinic for area coaches set for April 27 at M State in DL
April 9, 2019 - 8:28am
Detroit Lakes man Joe Johnson has turned his life around after years of substance abuse. He now leads the Park Rapids-based, award-winning FATHER Project, helping struggling dads from around the area become their best selves. (Marie Johnson / Tribune)play button
'A big demon': Joe Johnson shares his story of addiction, getting clean, and the changed man he is today
April 9, 2019 - 8:20am
April 3, 2019
Keagan Gilbert and his mom, Rachelle, at home with their dog in mid-March. Keagan says his ADHD can sometimes make him feel like he's not in control of his own body, but over the years he's gotten better at managing his symptoms. (Marie Johnson / Tribune)
'I can't stop moving': ADHD is an element of everyday life for 17-year-old Keagan Gilbert
April 3, 2019 - 8:36am
April 2, 2019
The DL Special Olympics basketball team. submitted photo
A threat to funding? Not so for lakes-area Special Olympics
April 2, 2019 - 10:00am
March 21, 2019
Heather Berry, holding a picture of her son, Ethan, who killed himself in 2017, wants people to have a better understanding of what life is like for people who have lost loved ones to suicide. (Marie Johnson / Tribune)play button
'Living a roller coaster': Two years after the suicide of her son, Heather Berry is still haunted by grief and trying to adjust to a new normal
March 21, 2019 - 10:32am
March 13, 2019
Geiselhart and his service dog, Sarge, at the Frazee Fire Station last week. (Marie Johnson / Tribune)play button
'I got my life back': Four years into his recovery from PTSD, depression and drug abuse, Frazee firefighter Scott Geiselhart spreads message of hope
March 13, 2019 - 3:10pm
March 4, 2019
Motley woman seriously hurt in crash near DL on Sunday
March 4, 2019 - 9:47am
February 21, 2019
Perham's Jada Olsen is swarmed by her teammates after she finds out her score on the vault during the Section 6A Championships. Robert Williams/Forum News Service
Perham posts season's best score during Section 8A Championships
February 21, 2019 - 10:40am
A crowd of about 200 people filled the large conference room at M State in Detroit Lakes on Tuesday for the "Inside Out" Video Premiere and Panel Event, which kicked off the new community campaign to normalize mental illness. (Marie Johnson / Tribune)
'You could hear a pin drop': 'Inside Out' mental health event draws a crowd in DL
February 21, 2019 - 9:10am