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Marquart, Eken talk state issues
High Tunnel class in Park Rapids
6th-grader needs heart transplant
No job too small for 'Helping Hands'
Trucks crash on icy I-94 near Barnesville, one driver killed
Homers carry Lakers to 2-0 start to season
DL picks up first ‘W’
Lakers dominate Lakeview
Track and Field: Nielsen wins 2 events in Moorhead
Frazee softball opens with three-consecutive victories
In the Zone
Family favorite brightens up Easter morning
Lutheran church hosting Spring Rally
Social Security: Children do not need to live in same home to get Social Security benefits
Essentia Health-St. Mary’s births
Butzer on dean’s list at UM-Twin Cities
Friends & Neighbors
This year’s festival in Vergas even included maple syrup milkshakes
State tournament brings a thousand archers to Detroit Lakes
2014 Spring Laker Book
Brian's Beer Brew
Local archer given lifetime achievement award
Minnesota deer-feeding effort all but over
Brad Laabs: Use caution on ice; get ready for open water
Blane Klemek: The American crow is one of the smartest wild birds
Bear hunt application deadline is May 2
Fine dining at the 59er: The Lake Room is their latest addition
Two stylists join team at Creative Mix salon
T.S. Dock & Lift is now Shoremaster affiliate
DL man joins staff of Karvakko Engineering
Don’t forfeit past tax returns
DL should help, not hinder downtown businesses
A low health ranking for Becker County
Eric Bergeson: Goodbye writing, hello politics
Senate, governor need to follow House lead on rural broadband, local gov’t aid
Lynn Hummel: Spring is the season for optimists
Danell Haspel: Last chance to file income taxes!
Cash tribute set May 6
New exhibit at NYM Cultural Center
Celebrating our heroes: United Way event is April 24 in Detroit Lakes
Artists sought for show
July 23, 2008
LP-A wants new school bond vote
A new high school for grades 7-12 in Lake Park, and a renovated and expanded elementary school in Audubon -- that's the latest proposal the Lake Park-Audubon School Board is sending to the Minnesota Department of Education for approval. LP-A Superintendent Dale Hogie presented the...
July 23, 2008 - 12:00am
June 26, 2008
Moorhead School Board narrows finalists to two
MOORHEAD - The Moorhead School Board grappled in vain on Wednesday to unite behind one of four finalists for the district's superintendent job. Board members, some of whom had agonized over a decision after interviewing the candidates on Tuesday, narrowed the list to two front-runners:...
June 26, 2008 - 9:00am
LP-A board debates school options
LAKE PARK - How about a new pre-K-6 elementary school in Audubon this year and new 7-12 school in Lake Park next year? That was the idea proposed by Lake Park-Audubon School Board Member Dale Binde at a special meeting Monday in Lake Park. "If I'm going to have a (referendum)...
June 26, 2008 - 12:00am
LP-A school to repair boiler, leaking roof
LAKE PARK - The Lake Park-Audubon School Board may or may not put a new building proposal before the voters in November, but it still has to take care of its existing buildings. That's why the board approved the lower of two quotes of $11,241 for boiler repair from Precision M...
June 26, 2008 - 12:00am
May 17, 2008
Dairy, turkey councils elect board members
Eleven people have been elected to the 22-member Minnesota Dairy Research and Promotion Council board according to the Minnesota Department of Agriculture, the agency responsible for conducting and certifying agricultural promotion council elections. The election was conducted by...
May 17, 2008 - 12:00am
April 18, 2008
Judge rules in favor of White Earth Election Board
WHITE EARTH - The Honorable Margaret Treuer, of Bemidji, issued her decision today (Friday) in regards to the Election Contest Public Hearing that was held Monday, April 14 at the Shooting Star Casino Event Center in Mahnomen. "The contesters...have failed to show sufficient irregularities...
April 18, 2008 - 12:00am
April 9, 2008
County establishes ballot board
DETROIT LAKES - Following the example set by the City of Detroit Lakes, the Becker County Board of Commissioners voted Tuesday in favor of establishing a countywide Absentee Ballot Board. According to County Auditor-Treasurer Ryan Tangen, establishment of this new board will help...
April 9, 2008 - 12:00am
March 12, 2008
Frazee board discusses reinstating positions, programs
DETROIT LAKES - Cautious without being over-cautious.
news / Frazee
March 12, 2008 - 12:00am
March 1, 2008
'Smart Boards' now in DL schools
DETROIT LAKES - With a touch of the finger or the sweep of the hand, Roosevelt kindergarten teacher Jessica Sjostrom can summon a new lesson for her students, or call up a video to illustrate a story. "Anything that you have on your computer is visible via the Smart Board to the...
March 1, 2008 - 12:00am
February 13, 2008
School after memorial Day weekend? DL board wrestles with school calendar
The Detroit Lakes School Board took a first look at the proposed calendar for the district's 2008-2009 school year and discussed possible changes at its meeting Monday evening. Students in Minnesota schools cannot begin the school year before Labor Day, said Superintendent Doug...
February 13, 2008 - 12:00am
February 12, 2008
New board will make sure emergency responders are on the same frequency
Public officials took a major step toward improving communications among emergency responders in northwestern Minnesota Wednesday. Fifteen counties (including Becker County) the city of Moorhead and tribal governments have formed the Northwest Regional Radio Board and the board...
February 12, 2008 - 12:00am
February 2, 2008
The pay's OK -- for government work -- A look at pay and benefits for DL city council, DL school board and Becker County board
DETROIT LAKES -- Serving on boards and committees takes time -- some more than others. With the top three elected boards in Detroit Lakes, members get some sort of compensation -- some more than others. Each board covers a population within a population. Detroit Lakes City Council...
February 2, 2008 - 12:00am