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K-9 competition in DL: Regional field trials open to public Monday, Tuesday

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DETROIT LAKES - Detroit Lakes Police Sgt. Robert Strand and his dog, Macho, have been practicing up for this week's U.S. Police Canine Association Region 18 Field Trials.


"As long as we're on the same page, we're going good," Strand said of his training and competition with his K-9 Macho.

The three-day long event begins today (Sunday) with registration. Then on Monday the competition begins.

Strand said he is working daily with Macho to improve on their skills.

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