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School board member Ladd Lyngaas talks to a group of citizens about the proposed location of the new elementary school north of Detroit Lakes. The map shows all the locations the school board considered for the new school, and Lyngaas explained why the board chose the location. BRIAN BASHAM/DL NEWSPAPERS

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If Detroit Lakes area residents still have lingering questions about the upcoming $59 million dollar school bond referendum, that was not reflected in attendance for Monday night’s community informational meeting.


A few dozen people sat listening to Superintendent Doug Froke as he made a case for why the district needs the ‘yes’ votes, with many in attendance being school and community leaders.

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