Governor Walz Announces New Restrictions to Control Spread of COVID-19

JT Thaden | Nov 18, 2020 AT 5:14 pm

Beginning Friday, November 20, at 11:59pm and lasting until Friday, December 18, in-person social gatherings with individuals outside your household are prohibited; bars and restaurants are dialed back to take-out and delivery service only; gyms, fitness studios, entertainment venues, event spaces, and similar establishments will need to close; and adult and youth sports are paused.

Lakes Area Health Organizations Issue Letter to Community

JT Thaden | Nov 18, 2020 AT 12:18 pm

The letter signed by leaders of Sanford Health, Essentia Health and Ecumen in Detroit Lakes asked that residents "be even more diligent with social distancing, wearing face masks, and practicing good hand hygiene."

Big Detroit Officially Freezes Over

JT Thaden | Nov 18, 2020 AT 9:18 am

Lakes Area residents enjoyed 206 days of open water in 2020.

Governor's New Restrictions Likely to Begin Saturday and Last a Month

JT Thaden | Nov 18, 2020 AT 9:09 am

Bars, restaurants will be moved back to takeout service only, youth sports to be halted and more.

Hometown Holiday Stroll at the Lakes Kicks off in Detroit Lakes Thursday

JT Thaden | Nov 18, 2020 AT 6:52 am

The event is a cooperative effort to fill one night with lots of activities in Detroit Lakes and then continue through the weekend.