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John Michael Montgomery will be taking the stage during Water Carnival this summer. Submitted Photo

Singer lined up for Water Carnival

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It may not seem possible now, but Detroit Lakes' 78th annual Northwest Water Carnival will be here before we know it -- and 2013 Water Carnival co-admirals Matt and Amy Boeke are already knee-deep in planning the festivities.


The Detroit Lakes Jaycees scored a major coup on Friday when it was announced that John Michael Montgomery had officially been signed to headline the annual "Bash on the Beach" concert on July 20.

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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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