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Deficit fix: DL Schools cuts $400,000, will spend another $200,000 from reserves

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With a projected deficit of $600,000 for the 2008-09 school year, the Detroit Lakes School Board voted Monday to approve cost containment measures that include spending $200,000 from district reserves.


According to District Superintendent Doug Froke, the use of these reserves is "manageable" as a one-time budget reduction measure.

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Vicki Gerdes
Staff writer at Detroit Lakes Newspapers for the past 14 years, currently editor of the entertainment and community pages as well as obituaries. Living in DL with my cat, Smokey.
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