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Raiders control tempo in victory over Rebels
Trojans use scoring runs to spoil Hornet opener
Laker dance teams kick off season at home Saturday
Laker boys start season with big home stand and new coaching staff
Two-time defending champs heavy favorites in Class A
Establishing an early homestead in Becker County (Part 2 of 3)
Reacting the christian way
Lakes Area Prayer Wall
First Lutheran Foundation of Detroit Lakes
Friends & Neighbors
It's a farm-fresh family thing: Roasted, Baked in DL set to open
Gas prices up average of three cents in Minnesota
Practical money matters: Focus on credit factors, not credit scores
Tax delinquency list updated
ERA Northland has a new realtor
'World's best tribute to young Elvis' comes to Detroit Lakes Saturday
Area students participating in Concordia Christmas Concerts
Award-winning country artist Phil Vassar coming to Shooting Star Friday
Great American Think-Off solicits questions for anniversary debate
It's beginning to look a lot like...
Lorna M. Schons
Eugene (Gene) A. Nelson
Lorna M. Schons
Dwight E. Teiken
Thanks to teachers for attended Legion Auxiliary Appreciation Tea
Welcome to Washington, Mr. President-Elect
Letter: Osage gun range story should have focused on neighbors
Editorial: Minnesota is second-most charitable state
What goes around comes around?
It's December, bring on the ice fishing!
This is the time to go after trophy muskies
Wanted: More deer hunters in Minnesota
Now is the time to plan a Boundary Waters trip
Lot of activity as autumn turns towards winter
Wearing their hearts on their sleeves: Detroit Lakes siblings launch Arktikos clothing line to help polar bears
Duck for President! No, Farmer Brown!: Mock election, book reading, patriotic crafts and more at museum Saturday
Ben Affleck's 'The Accountant' Dominates with $24.7 Million
Puppies saved from high-kill Texas shelter look for DL homes
A surprising celebration: DL's LuAnn Porter honored for 25 years with United Way
Pine to Palm
April 17, 2014
Frazee students to make up three snow days, teachers will do four days
Frazee-Vergas School District students have lucked out. Though they have missed four days this winter due to snow and extreme temperatures, they will only have to make up three. Monday night the school board approved making up the snow days May 21-23. To fulfill contracts with...
April 17, 2014 - 8:00am
April 16, 2014
Position changes at DL School
Lots of changes are happening on the administrative front for the Detroit Lakes School District. At Monday night’s school board meeting, current Roosevelt Elementary Principal Renee Kerzman was introduced as the new director of curriculum, instruction and technology. She will...
April 16, 2014 - 10:51am
April 15, 2014
Butzer on dean’s list at UM-Twin Cities
Emma Butzer of Detroit Lakes has been named to the 2013 fall semester dean’s list at the University of Minnesota Twin Cities. Emma is a senior in the university’s School of Nursing. She is the daughter of Andy and Jane Butzer, Detroit Lakes, and a 2010 graduate of Detroit Lakes...
April 15, 2014 - 9:00pm
April 2, 2014
Technology upgrade: LP-A schools expands laptop program
Spurred on by burgeoning enrollment numbers that have district officials considering conversion of its elementary computer lab space into classrooms, Lake Park-Audubon Schools is forging ahead with plans to expand its one-to-one laptop deployment program. Starting in the fall,...
April 2, 2014 - 2:30pm
School assignment turns fundraiser
Detroit Lakes Middle School sixth graders are at it again. After contributing over $1,600 to the Becker County Food Pantry in November, more...
April 2, 2014 - 9:00am
Middle school students are masters in math
Gigi Ni, Cole Bryant, Grant Fritch-Gallatin, Tate Kerzman, Rob Ivankovich, Caleb Tangen,Caleb McKenzie, Sarah Krengel, Daniel Heikes, Kamryn...
April 2, 2014 - 8:00am
April 1, 2014
High school students chosen for mentor grant
After a rigorous juried review at Underwood High School on a very chilly Saturday morning in March, Lake Region Arts Council presented 16 regional high school students with an Artist Mentor Grant. Three local students were among the winners of the grant money. The five-member...
April 1, 2014 - 10:00pm
Area students receive artist mentor grants
After a rigorous juried review at Underwood High School on a very chilly Saturday morning in March, Lake Region Arts Council presented 16 regional high school students with an artist mentor grant. The 5-member jury panel reviewed applications and met with each student applicant....
April 1, 2014 - 9:00pm
Zillmer named to dean’s list
Megan Zillmer, daughter of Ellen Zillmer of Ulen, was named with High Honors to the fall semester dean’s list at University of Northwestern – St. Paul. The dean’s list includes full-time students with a grade point average (GPA) during the semester of 3.65 (out of 4.0) or higher. Zillmer...
April 1, 2014 - 6:00pm
'Listening session' on school building project is tonight
Detroit Lakes School District holds its second of two spring listening sessions tonight (Tuesday, April 1) on how to proceed with the proposed building project that failed to pass a vote last November. Superintendent Doug Froke says the school board and administration want to...
April 1, 2014 - 1:05pm
March 21, 2014
Advanced learning: High school classes for college credits growing in popularity
More high school students are taking classes to gain college credit, and some save thousands each year, according to local and state reports. Juniors and seniors have been enrolling in more of these classes, whether they are Advanced Placement or others, and this aligns with growing...
March 21, 2014 - 6:00am
March 18, 2014
Zillmer on dean’s list at Northwestern
Megan Zillmer, daughter of Ellen Zillmer of Ulen, was named with high honors to the fall semester dean’s list at the University of Northwestern-St. Paul. Zillmer is pursuing a degree in accounting at Northwestern. The dean’s list includes full-time students with a grade...
March 18, 2014 - 8:00pm
Melgard on dean’s list at UM-Twin Cities
Jonathan Melgaard, Detroit Lakes, has been named to the 2013 fall semester dean’s list at the University of Minnesota Twin Cities. Jonathan is a senior in the university’s Carlson School of Management. To qualify for the Dean’s List, a student must complete 12 or more...
March 18, 2014 - 7:00pm
Atkins graduates from Northwestern
Caleb Atkins, son of Daniel and Cheryl Atkins of Park Rapids, graduated from University of Northwestern-St. Paul on Dec. 20 with a Bachelor of Arts in Pastoral Ministry. Atkins is a 2010 graduate of Park Rapids Area High School.
March 18, 2014 - 6:00pm
March 14, 2014
Three local FCCLA members meet with legislators, shadow during session
What do the Legacy Foundation and Higher Education Finance have in common? Both topics were recently discussed in the Minnesota legislative...
March 14, 2014 - 8:00am