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DLCCC Fundraising chairman and former Detroit Lakes mayor Larry Buboltz spoke to about 75 attendees at the Backyard groundbreaking ceremony Monday afternoon. (Brian Basham/Tribune)

DLCCC breaks new ground

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A little less than three weeks ago, the fundraising campaign for the Backyard addition at the Detroit Lakes Community & Cultural Center reached a big milestone, having achieved a total of $1.5 million in pledged donations.


On Monday, another milestone was reached, as the official groundbreaking for The Backyard took place at the corner of Oak Grove Avenue and Holmes Street.

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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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