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Camp dedicated to military kids
Aaron's Weather Talk: March
Warming Up In March
DL man sentenced for threatening cop
Olson, Freeman qualify for state swimming and diving meet
Lucky Leprechaun 5K Fun Run March 14
Frazee's Tanner Reetz gets redemption with state wrestling title
DL advances to 8AAA basketball section final
Four Laker individuals and three relays advance to 5A swimming finals
Monday Matters: Everyday I Should
Turning back the pages
Learn more about Babe
Park Hotel was first hotel on corner
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Gas prices up again in Minnesota, nation
Marco Inc. purchases IT company, Solbrekk
Manufacturers to meet, talk exporting
Credit Union branch opening in DL location
Helping loved ones retire
Knights of Columbus to hold fish fry
Wood, Stoddard to play in NYM Saturday
Honor local physicians on Doctor’s Day, March 30
Ladysmith Black Mambazo’s unique sound has brought long-lived success
Easton Corbin plays Shooting Star this Friday
Resolve debate over oil conditioning vs. stabilizing
Workforce housing key to economic growth
Do your part to stop pest, AIS invasions
Letter: Congress should protect Minnesota’s waterways
Today is a goner and not worth haggling over
The wildlife of MN: The pileated woodpecker
Now is a good time to prep for open water season
The European starling is a transplant to North America
Ice house removal dates here
Take a trip for early open water fishing
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
December 4, 2009
Lakers swimming and diving hopes talent and depth mesh
The Detroit Lakes boys' swimming and diving team didn't only have a winning season last year, they are winning the numbers game this season....
December 4, 2009 - 3:16pm
Lakers break records during Mid-State meet
The Detroit Lakes girls' swimming and diving team set two records during the Mid-State Conference meet, while the Perham Yellowjackets won the gold with 418 points Friday inside the BTD Aquatics Center. Junior Libby Larson became the new 500-yard freestyle conference record-holder...
November 4, 2009 - 11:43am
September 30, 2009
Perham swimmers tip the Lakers in last event
It literally came down to the last few seconds of Tuesday's meet inside the BTD Aquatics Center to determine the victor between the Perham and Detroit Lakes swimming and diving teams. Unfortunately for the Lakers, the Yellowjackets nabbed second through fourth-place finishes in...
September 30, 2009 - 12:11pm
September 21, 2009
Lack of depth keeps swimmers from first
The only aspect which held the Detroit Lakes girls' swimming and diving team from taking first place in the Crookston Invite Thursday was depth. It certainly wasn't performance, because the Lakers were able to claim a dozen first or second-place finishes in the four-team invite....
September 21, 2009 - 9:44am
September 16, 2009
Swimming and diving takes sixth in Bemidji
The Detroit Lakes swimming and diving team finished sixth in the Bemidji Invite Saturday with a total of 191 points. Swimming without their top points scorer Melissa Paakh, the Lakers had several top 10 finishes, while once again dominating the diving portion of the meet. Senior...
September 16, 2009 - 12:19pm
September 12, 2009
Laker swimming and diving opens against one of North Dakota's best
The official start of the 2009 season could not have been any more difficult for the Detroit Lakes girls' swimming and diving team, which traveled to face one of North Dakota's top squads in West Fargo. Although the score heavily favored West Fargo by a 131-55 margin, some positive...
September 12, 2009 - 12:20am
August 31, 2009
Being young is no problem for Detroit Lakes girls' swimming and diving team
Being young doesn't mean being inexperienced -- just ask the Detroit Lakes girls' swimming and diving team. Despite having just two seniors...
August 31, 2009 - 10:32am
March 11, 2009
Oak finds silver lining in state swim meet
MINNEAPOLIS - For Detroit Lakes freshman Quillan Oak, just making the Class 1A state swimming meet for the first time wasn't enough. It didn't take Oak long to test out the state waters in his two events Friday and Saturday inside the University of Minnesota Aquatic Center, as...
March 11, 2009 - 12:34pm
March 4, 2009
Lakers ready to make splash at State swim and dive meet
DETROIT LAKES - This time around, no flu bug was going to hold freshman Quillan Oak back from qualifying for the Class 1A state swimming and...
March 4, 2009 - 12:35pm
December 17, 2008
Laker divers pace Detroit Lakes in season opener; Oak wins 200 IM
The Detroit Lakes divers gave a big boost to the Lakers' swimming and diving season opener, by capturing the top three places Saturday in the Fergus Falls Invite. Finishing with a score of 146 points and a fifth-place position out of seven teams, the Laker diving trio of Jon Melgaard...
December 17, 2008 - 12:00am