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Detroit Lakes students elect Trump in mock election
One hurt in rollover crash on Highway 10 near Buffalo State Park
'Boxcar house' generates freight train of reader response
New posthumous Prince albums to include unreleased music
Two men vying for Ward 2 seat on DL council
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8AA FOOTBALL: Nuggets knock Hornets out of opening round
Sled hockey exhibition raises nearly $800 for Hope, Inc.
Lakes Area Boxing registration Nov. 1
No. 3 Titans advance over rivals Norman County West
Bombers run away early from Cass-Lake Bena
New Chaplain at Essentia St. Mary's in Detroit Lakes believes everyone has a 'unique life'
Christian Women's Club: Area ladies gather for prayer and fellowship
'Stash your Ash'; Detroit Lakes ALC students bring awareness about cigarette butt pollution
Slice of the ice; Lakes Curling Club gears up for new season
An ode to my team
Friends & Neighbors
Nereson's hires new service consultant
Cabela merger's effect on East Grand Forks store unclear
There's a new chinese food restaurant in town
A 'Midwest' mural; Artist paints a Minnesota-inspired mural on Midwest Printing building
Average MN gas prices down for October
In the shadow: Bobby Vee and The Shadows adored by local, national fans alike
Spooktacular: The whole family can help make ghostly yard ornaments
Mixed Blood's 'Corazon Eterno' comes to DL Friday
'Old MacDonald Had a Banjo' program coming to DL library Nov. 7
A Native American experience in sight, sound and soul
Robert T. "Bobby Vee" Velline
Marylou F. Chromy
Arlen G. Restad
Betty Jane McGuire
Forget common sense, elect candidates with good sense
Toxic Trump? For first time in more than 50 years, Forum Communications declines to endorse Republican nominee
Republicans using fantasies and falsehoods to attack DFLers on MNsure
Constitutional Amendment will be on the ballot on Nov. 8.
Buboltz' say Skoe, Eken and Marquart are strong leaders for this area
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
Don't be fooled: Cold water doesn't mean lethargic fish
Mouse invasion is about finding food, warm place to nest
Whether you call it timberdoodle or woodcock, it's a great Minnesota bird
Special deer hunting season opens Thursday for youth with adult mentors
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
Three years and counting: DL family opens up about adoption struggles
Fired up for hunting season; Local Sportsman’s Clubs have their sights set on you
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