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Middle School phy ed teacher Reed Hafta meets his fifth grade class in the Middle School parking lot Tuesday morning before heading to the field to play a game. DL NEWSPAPERS/Brian Basham

Settling back into school

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Though the official tally won’t be known for a few more days, preliminary numbers for first-day enrollment saw a bit of an uptick at most Becker County schools Tuesday.


In Detroit Lakes, the overall K-12 enrollment came in at 2,935, as compared to last year’s first-day total of 2,856.

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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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