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2008 amendment offers buffet of outdoors, arts funds
Wednesday Afternoon/Evening Forecast Discussion
Seifert casts wide net in primary campaign
Minn. to N.D.: Don’t wait to work out details of outdoors amendment
Perham to host walking tour July 31
Legion Post 15 loses 3 in Water Carnival; head into Sub-State
Kluwe’s quest for justice turns in different direction
Ulen man excels in truck racing
HI-10 League Playoffs: Angels swoop into Regions
Thielen enters training camp fighting for WR spot
In the Zone
Light and heavenly: Zabaglione is the perfect summer dessert
Social Security: Age 60 is earliest spouse can claim age-based SSA survivor’s benefits
Area students on dean’s list at NCTC
Area students on Northwestern dean’s list
Area students graduate at UM-Morris
Friends & Neighbors
WE Fest 2014
79th Annual Northwest Water Carnival
Garden-grown delights: Union Central residents enjoying fresh veggies this summer
Kings of the kitchen
Assumption Catholic Church ‘blessed’ with parish center
Garfield company making its mark in the archery field
Mussels on Green Lake?
Brad Laabs: High water can cause dramatic changes on area lakes
Blane Klemek: Adaptable kestrels probably the most observed raptor
Now is the time to take a hunter safety course
Gasoline experts say ‘shop around’ for dips
Plain language award celebrated in MN
Norby traveling to D.C. for retail conference
DL woman opens up pet sitting business
Summer day care means tax credit
Letter: Politicians shouldn’t expect Israel to give up land
Letter: Poor decision by county to re-surface Frazee Main St.
‘Survey shows’ is a good trend in itself
Jeff Van Wychen: Price of government to hit all time low
The race for campaign cash
Artist creating painted keepsakes for lakes area residents
Creedence, revisited: Band to play at Shooting Star Casino this Friday
Frazee Turkey Days is next weekend
Minnesota author to hold book signing in Detroit Lakes Saturday
Northwest Water Carnival continues through this weekend in Detroit Lakes
December 19, 2008
After lengthy balloting, Sukke edges out Przybilla for seat on Detroit Lakes City Council
After six votes, Madalyn Sukke was named alderman at large for Detroit Lakes City Council. The position, which will be up for re-election in two years, opened when Alderman Matt Brenk resigned after being elected mayor. The city opened the position up for applications and received...
December 19, 2008 - 12:00am
November 5, 2008
Brenk is DL's new mayor; Marks Erickson elected to council along with incumbents
After 30-plus year under the direction of Mayor Larry Buboltz, the city of Detroit Lakes will see a new leader when Matt Brenk takes over as mayor after the first of the year. Brenk, who has served as an alderman and vice mayor for 18 years, Bob Renney and Jim Vareberg were compet-ing...
November 5, 2008 - 12:00am
October 30, 2008
Letter: Zeman has been a budget watchdog -- keep him on the DL City Council
Ron Zeman is a bright light on the City Council. Ron questions whether the decisions of the Council will benefit the constituents -- is it right for Detroit Lakes, is it cost-friendly and financially sound, is it necessary, is it prudent? He doesn't automatically nod his head...
October 30, 2008 - 12:00am
October 8, 2008
It's a four-way race for Callaway council
Editor's note: The four candidates for two open four-year positions on the Callaway City Council were interviewed by Detroit Lakes Newspapers reporter Jason Adkins this week. Incumbent Mayor Gretchen Stalboerger will also be running unopposed for re-election to a two-year term. *** Name:...
October 8, 2008 - 12:00am
September 5, 2008
Dairy research and promotion council seeks candidates
The Minnesota Dairy Research and Promotion Council is seeking candidates to run for board positions in 11 districts throughout the state. Candidates will represent dairy farmers in their district and make decisions regarding the expenditure of dairy check-off funds. Candidates should...
September 5, 2008 - 12:00am
August 22, 2008
Dry edible bean council to reaffirm checkoff
ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota Department of Agriculture (MDA) and Minnesota Dry Edible Bean Research and Promotion Council will conduct two hearings next month for dry bean growers in Minnesota to reaffirm the existing 10 cents per hundred weight check-off program. Both hearings will...
August 22, 2008 - 12:00am
August 20, 2008
NYM City Council passes golf cart ordinance
The City Council finalized an ordinance Tuesday authorizing the use of golf carts on city streets. Those looking to operate a golf cart in city limits must first obtain a permit from the city office. Permits are $10 and expire on Dec.
August 20, 2008 - 12:00am
July 6, 2008
Pawlenty appoints Osage woman to Living Council
July 6, 2008 - 12:00am
June 17, 2008
Grand Forks may pay more to publish minutes
GRAND FORKS - The city of Grand Forks may have to spend a "substantial" amount of tax dollars to publish its minutes and bills in the Herald, city attorney Howard Swanson told the City Council on Monday. That's because 58 percent of city voters approved of a measure to that effect...
June 17, 2008 - 12:00am
March 1, 2008
Commission says yes to billboard changes; motion signs on hold
DETROIT LAKES - After two hours of discussion, the Detroit Lakes Planning Commission set limits on billboards, but needed more discussion on electronic, motion signs. Last April, the Detroit Lakes City Council voted in favor of a one-year moratorium on billboards and motion signs...
March 1, 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