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Detroit Lakes High School senior Justin Holm donned his pink tie-dye Tuesday in celebration of tie-dye day during Homecoming week at DLHS. (Brian Basham/DL Newspapers)

Homecoming falls on same week for three local districts this year

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Homecoming Week: The annual ritual that takes over the campuses of high schools, colleges and universities across the nation for one week each fall is steeped in traditions that are as unique to each school as the communities in which they are based.


What began as a means of welcoming student alumni and teachers back to their former schools has evolved into an annual celebration of school spirit and community pride.

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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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