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The new Detroit Lakes High School chapter of Junior States of America held a fund-raiser and got donations to create a student lounge area in the corner of the commons area. This is the first major project for the JSA organization. (Taylor Blank/DL Newspapers)

New group works to improve Detroit Lakes High School

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In November of 2008, a group of students from an AP European History class enjoyed debating topics so much they decided to form a new club at Detroit Lakes High School.


"It was very interesting and very fun," Senior Aaron Singer said of the class and debates.

The students started talking about creating a debate team.

"There was nothing we could do to just yell at each other, which is what we wanted," he said with a smile. So, they took a different approach.

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