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BEST IN MINNESOTA: The Detroit Lakes QWERTY Robotics team took first place at the North Star Regional FIRST competition at the U of M over the weekend. Front: Deni Danielson, Nathan Hoff (back, left to right) Jesse Bergh, Ben Bergh, Randall Fish, Debbie Janzen, Kraig Erickson, Drake Halver, Jeff Fish, Patrick Link, Nick Roethel, and Jacob Conway.

DL Robotics team is best in state

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They have only been in existence for two years, but the Detroit Lakes High School Robotics team, known as QWERTY Team 3278, has already added a state championship to its resumé.


"I don't think any of us could breath for like 30 minutes," said senior and QWERTY captain Patrick Link of winning the title, adding, "We never saw it coming."

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