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JULIA and Hayden Lacher recently raised more than $80 at a lemonade and cookie stand which they set up during their parents' garage sale, then donated the money to the new Backyard addition at the Detroit Lakes Community & Cultural Center.

Siblings' lemonade, cookie stand nets dollars for DLCCC Backyard addition

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When 8-year-old Hayden Lacher first saw the newspaper photos of the proposed new Backyard addition to the Detroit Lakes Community & Cultural Center, he got pretty excited.


"It looked like it was going to be a fun place," he said.

"A place for kids," his mother added.

So Hayden told his parents, Annmarie and Marcus, that they should make a donation to the project.

"Why don't you make one?" his mother asked.

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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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