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Live stream: Jacob Wetterling funeral service at 10 a.m. today
Rose Ensemble in Detroit Lakes Tuesday
'Winning by a hair' the second annual Hairy Man Run is set for October 1
Slow and steady wins the race; so far $500,000 has been raised toward new Becker County museum
County disaster drill helps prepare emergency workers for the real thing
HALL OF HONOR: Raboin enjoying special opportunity in St. Cloud
Detroit Lakes blows out Park Rapids 46-0
HALL OF HONOR: Barrett a versatile leader for three Laker teams
Jackets sweep singles, down Lakers 4-3
Golf: Lunn wins Maple Hills club championship
Teaching the 'lost language'; New teacher of the Ojibwe Learning and Native American Culture class is all about the students
Senior year, not so glamorous
Touchdowns and Tailgates
Chivers' exchange vows
Logan completes core curriculum training
Friends & Neighbors
BD’s Gas and Grub under new ownership
MN gas prices down, Colonial Pipeline leakage in south causing issues
Jack Chivers Realty adds new service branch
Preparing to become a caregiver
Dairy Queen set to move to McKinley Plaza Friday
It's time to put a stop to bullying
Grand opening celebration for The Barn in NYM set Oct. 1
Tamarac Fall Festival set for Oct. 1; waterfowl themes abound
Four things you can do in DL this week for no cost
Fall officially arrives this Thursday!
Vernon A. Sellers
Douglas Daryl Miller
Helen Mae Williams
William V. "Bill" Vipond
Michael C. Selck
Stop the lies against Eken
Big garbage, big economy
Refugee community should welcome FBI
Don't blame farmers for dying honeybees
Leaving home--love isn't always spoken
National tourney shows amazing bass catch in Minnesota
Rarely seen, the tough, wily fisher lives among us
Pheasant numbers up 29 percent over last year
Landscape planning can help 'sharpies' thrive
Tricky fishing for next few weeks
Fired up for hunting season; Local Sportsman’s Clubs have their sights set on you
LP-A busts a move: Lake Park-Audubon Elementary receives national ‘Active Schools’ award
4-H'ers bring home ribbons from the Minnesota State Fair
Cormorant art show winners announced
Pine to Palm
October 23, 2013
DL school bond vote is in two weeks
It’s one of the most significant bond referendums in Detroit Lakes school history, and in less than two weeks voters will head to the polls to determine whether it becomes reality. So what exactly will District 22 residents be voting on? Every single district-owned building...
October 23, 2013 - 2:00pm
M State celebrates merger
M State is throwing the party of the decade and everyone is invited – to celebrate their decade. It has been 10 years since the Minnesota...
October 23, 2013 - 12:24pm
No sign of slowing down: Menahga School growing, making do without extra funding
Menahga School is experiencing a growth in student enrollment. K-12 enrollment has increased from 735 students to 929 since the 2007-08 school year, representing a 21 percent increase over the five-year period, according to Menahga School Superintendent Mary Klamm. Estimated...
October 23, 2013 - 12:00pm
Several Minnesota schools to waive college application fees this month
Cali Owings | Forum News Service ST. PAUL – More than 35 Minnesota public and private schools will waive application fees this month for potential students. In an effort to increase access to higher education for underrepresented students, schools in the Minnesota State Colleges...
October 23, 2013 - 9:00am
October 22, 2013
Henning community preparing for visitor from space
Henning students will have the rare privilege of talking to a visitor from space Wednesday morning. Dr. Karen Nyberg, a 1988 Henning graduate and a flight engineer aboard the International Space Station, will visit the Henning gym courtesy of the National Aeronautics and Space...
October 22, 2013 - 10:04am
October 17, 2013
Elementary schools honored by state
Educators in the Detroit Lakes School District are smiling today, as test results prove its two elementary schools are top-notch. Education Director Lowell Niklaus presented the results from the Minnesota Multiple Measures Report to the school board Monday night. Roosevelt Elementary...
October 17, 2013 - 3:00pm
October 12, 2013
Waubun-Ogema-White Earth schools to get $10,000 in new iPads
Math students at Waubun-Ogema-White Earth Public School District will now have the opportunity to use tablets for interactive learning. Thanks to the support of local farmers and America’s Farmers Grow Rural Education, Waubun-Ogema-White Earth Public School District received...
October 12, 2013 - 5:00pm
Where’s the best place for new school in DL?
Location, location, location … it’s not just a saying for realtors; it seems to be the hottest topic when talking about the idea of building...
October 12, 2013 - 1:00pm
October 10, 2013
International Wolf Center draws global wolf experts to Duluth
As Minnesota and Wisconsin get ready to hold their second annual wolf hunting and trapping seasons — and Michigan enters the fray with its...
October 10, 2013 - 8:32am
October 9, 2013
$59 million bond on Nov. 5 ballot
There’s only one more informational meeting left for community members with remaining questions on the school bond referendum. Monday night was the second of three of the meetings, designed to give residents in district 22 a chance to speak their minds or ask questions about...
October 9, 2013 - 4:00pm
October 8, 2013
Nominations open for Teacher of the Year
Everyone remembers a favorite teacher, someone who motivates and inspires students for a lifetime. Minnesotans have the opportunity again this fall to nominate that unique educator for Minnesota Teacher of the Year. Nominations open Oct. 1 and remain open through Nov. 15. Nominations...
October 8, 2013 - 2:00pm
October 3, 2013
National student loan default rates climb; regional rates lower than average
FARGO – Nationally, the number of students defaulting on government education loans is up for the sixth consecutive year. The national student loan default rate climbed to 10 percent for students who began paying back their federal student loans in fiscal year 2011 – up from...
October 3, 2013 - 9:31pm
Students file suit against Globe University
WOODBURY — Five current and former Globe University students filed a lawsuit Wednesday against the for-profit school and its affiliated partner, Minnesota School of Business. The plaintiffs, who are seeking class-action status, represent students who attended Globe since 2007,...
October 3, 2013 - 8:23am
October 2, 2013
M State gets $2.25 million grant
Minnesota State Community and Technical College has been awarded a five-year $2.25 million U.S. Department of Education Title III grant, the largest federal grant in the college’s history. M State is one of 39 institutions in the nation and the only one in Minnesota to receive...
October 2, 2013 - 7:00pm
September 11, 2013
DL school district gets ready for vote
Enrollment at the Detroit Lakes School District continues its slow, steady climb as student population now stands at 2,814 — that’s up by 36 students last year. Superintendent Doug Froke says a larger kindergarten class of 189 is exactly what school leaders were expecting,...
September 11, 2013 - 12:10pm