Weather Forecast


DL Board OKs contract for new superintendent

Email News Alerts

The Detroit Lakes School Board made the final step toward selecting a new superintendent Monday night, by unanimously approving a contract with Mark Adams, current superintendent of Deer River Public Schools.


The three-year contract will include a first-year salary of $110,000.

Adams, who was present for the meeting, said he was "thrilled to be on board."

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet?

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us at and we can help you.

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.
(218) 844-1454