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Woman dies in high speed pursuit in Laporte
Tough traffic expected in DL after Memorial Day
Lane closures on Highway 10 in Detroit Lakes lifted for Memorial Day weekend
Dayton signs four budget bills, three remain
Angels down Bulldogs in home opener
DL JV baseball finishes season 11-7
Frazee remains alive in Section 8AA softball playoffs
Fondrick and Howard advance to section tennis meet
DL ends baseball regular season with win at TRF
Museum finds photos used in murder trial, lots of misinformation
Turning back the pages
Congratulations Lake Park-Audubon Class of 2015
Emerson Charles Burlingame
Essentia Health-St. Mary’s births
Friends & Neighbors
New early childcare center opens in DL
Minnesota adds 7,400 jobs, jobless rate drops
Zurn named Farmers Feed the World rep
B&G Club Thrift Store gives away furniture
March of Dimes gives Essentia DL honors
Street Faire at the Lakes still on
MN State Fair concert tickets now on sale
Library summer kickoff set May 28
Chappelle coming to Fargo June 23
Cormorant Art Show set July 11-12
It’s time to reform crop insurance
MN lawmakers hit deadline with too much undone
Letter: DL City Council should be designated AIS
Letter: DL schools need to follow grading policy
Memorializing our fallen soldiers
Northern Minnesota study focuses on sandhill cranes
Cool weather, water slow the bite down
Bats are incredible creatures to enjoy during twilight travels
Otter Tail Lakes Country Fishing Report
Busy opener brought lots of anglers to area lakes
Lake & Home Real Estate - June 2015
Summer Scene - May 2015
Discover the outdoors at wildlife sanctuary
Try one of the many golf courses in the area
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
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 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
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
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