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Celebrating 50 years of music: Heart O'Lakes Harmony Chorus putting on reunion performance this weekend
Man sentenced for breaking roommate's jaw
Man sentenced for breaking roommate's jaw
Anti-pipeline video game sparks bill over Legacy funds
Leading ladies of the lakes: Museum launches series focusing on region's female leaders
Good luck, Thunderbirds!
Laker wrestling season stats
Thunderbirds co-op fulfills lifelong dreams of players and coaches
Thompson breaks through; state wrestlers cap banner season
Tucker Hibbert claims 11th Pro National Snocross Championship
Unwrapping #MeToo with grace
It's almost time to light the 'Fire in February': DL preacher's plans taking shape to mobilize community to read Bible's Book of Acts
'Fire in February': DL preacher hopes to mobilize local faith community to read Bible's Book of Acts
LP-A Elementary recognized for achieving positive student outcomes
Snappy side: Festive Pomegranate Salad sure to shine on holiday menu
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After historic college basketball upset, Little Caesar’s announces free pizza giveaway to everyone in America
Nice growing, Jack: Jack Chivers Realty relocating to downtown DL, into the mall
Farmers concerned about trade war with China
Twin Cities airport is best in its size
State Commerce Dept. website now multilingual
Ken’s FM fundraiser aims to bring station back to full power
What's ahead for the region's arts scene in the coming weeks?
Dishing up a tasty homemade meal, for a good cause: DL Breakfast Rotary's March 13 meatball dinner to benefit local food pantry
Spring is here -- and your local library is ready to celebrate
Here's what's coming to lakes area this month
More immigrants would give huge boost to US economy
Letter:Credit unions are very different from banks
Letter: Why aren't we fighting back against Russia?
Sixty pills prescribed--only four were needed
It's time to return a big favor to the Boys and Girls Club
Sometimes memories are more important than fish
Are Ivory-billed woodpeckers back from the dead?
Jumbo perch are popping up
Brad Laabs column: The panfish are biting, and the tullibee chase is on
Maple syrup-making at Minnesota state parks
Ruby's Pantry helps families make ends meet; Local mom of 7 shares her story
Adolescent anxiety is on the rise, and social media may be part of the problem
Minnesota Made: Enjoy some movies shot in the Lake of 10,000 Lakes
For the love of the homeless: DL native Luke Pechmann poses for animal adoption pin-up calendar
Welcome to the dark side: Local museum's first 'After Dark' event brings sold-out crowds
Youth fishing derby on Little Detroit Lake was 'great success'
The walls came tumbling down: Ice palace demolished on Friday
Totally tube-ular!: Elementary school students get outside to slide
Polar Fest's inaugural hotdish challenge brings in big, hungry crowd
Polar Fest ends with a bang – and a splash
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January 25, 2017
Water and the man who walked on it
From the halls of the Detroit Lakes High School to the halls of the Minnesota state capitol where she worked for the Republican party, Kimberly...
January 25, 2017 - 6:00pm
January 24, 2017
'A beacon of hope'
When you ask the cast of the Detroit Lakes High School 2017 one-act play, Lois Lowry's "Gathering Blue," what the story is all about, there's...
January 24, 2017 - 10:50am
January 11, 2017
DL school board: DLHS reports attendance increase, new board members sworn in
The Detroit Lakes district's newest school board members, Amy Erickson, John Steffl and Jane Foltz took their oath of office at Monday night's...
January 11, 2017 - 4:30pm
December 28, 2016
DLHS named 'Safe Sports School'
Earlier this month, about a week before the winter holiday break began, Detroit Lakes High School athletic trainer Thomas Truedson learned that the school would soon be the proud recipient of the National Athletic Trainers' Association (NATA) Safe Sports School Award. The national...
December 28, 2016 - 5:00pm
December 25, 2016
'Not the gumdrop buttons!': DLHS students, teachers have 'Literary Gingerbread House Competition'
Just before winter break, the Detroit Lakes High School decided to put on a "Literary Gingerbread House Competition," inviting students and staff...
December 25, 2016 - 9:00am
December 15, 2016
Recognizing excellence: Detroit Lakes High School hands out awards for going above and beyond
It's a pretty good problem to have: so many students excelling in so many areas of activities that you have to hold an entire event just to recognize...
December 15, 2016 - 5:00pm
October 26, 2016
Detroit Lakes students elect Trump in mock election
The first ever statewide mock election for high schools in Minnesota included Detroit Lakes High School. 282 schools participated in Minnesota Students Vote 2016, a campaign that "helps students discover the importance of elections and the power of their votes in the democracy" according...
October 26, 2016 - 10:34am
September 22, 2016
Teaching the 'lost language'; New teacher of the Ojibwe Learning and Native American Culture class is all about the students
On the first day of school Michael Dahl, teacher of the Ojibwe Learning and Native American Culture class, says to his students in the Ojibwe...
September 22, 2016 - 9:27am
Senior year, not so glamorous
Hey there, loyal readers of the Wave column! Perhaps you are wondering whose picture is shown directly above this little article... it may seem...
September 22, 2016 - 9:00am
September 21, 2016
Touchdowns and Tailgates
The Detroit Lakes High School Link Crew is sponsoring a tailgate party before Friday's football game against the Park Rapids Panthers. It's Tackle Cancer Night, where the boys and girls cross country teams are doing a freewill donation in support of the Henderson family. Marc Henderson...
September 21, 2016 - 9:17am
August 14, 2016
The Detroit Lakes High School is going digital this year with one-to-one Chromebooks for all 850 students in grades 9 through 12. High school...
August 14, 2016 - 5:00am
June 26, 2008
DL Class of 1968 missing people
The Detroit Lakes Class of 1968 will have their 40-year reunion Sept. 12-13. Addresses are still needed for Bonnie Anderson-Mickle, Ann Bergum-Saterbal, Penny Bertek-Stallman, Patricia Borah-Kind, James Chelmo, Sharon Dolphay, Lydia Graber-Petersheim, Donald Gilbert, Merlin Herzog,...
June 26, 2008 - 12:00am