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Striking down barriers: Frazee's new Adaptive Bowling Team, Unified Phy Ed class get acceptance, friendship and inclusion on a roll
Perham man hurt in Highway 10 crash near DL
U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson, D-Minn., ranks first in a study on bipartisan legislation
Crime & accidents around Becker County
Attorney General Sessions to visit Fargo for law enforcement announcement, discuss drug crisis
Smith claims Top 20 Big Ten finish
DL softball splits with Patriots
Laker baseball swept at Pequot Lakes
Blomseth medalist at Earlybird
Bison women end Denver's reign of conference golf titles
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
friends & neighbors
Parent company of Herberger's could be headed for liquidation
Detroit Lakes couple forced to spend extra $2,000 on flights home after being stranded in Mexico by Sun Country
Peterson: Work mandate for food stamps imperils next farm bill
Arvig to boost workforce by 160
Ketter joins Mid-Minnesota as DL branch manager
Special music event coming to DL library April 24
What's coming up for arts and entertainment around the region
What's new in arts and entertainment around the region
Crawling with creativity: Detroit Lakes' 2nd Annual Art Crawl set for April 19-21
Stories sought for new musical set in Otter Tail County
Evie Svare and Fran Nelson
Rose R. Duescher
Steven P. Leitheiser
Harriet E. Anderson
Delores D. Halverson
The wolf is a Minnesota treasure
Family of slain child says multiple people called Otter Tail County social services
Letter: Help make these school projects community plans
Letter: Thumbs up to all you snowplow drivers
Letter: An alternative DL school building plan
Ice-out shaping up to be late: Brutally cold April will impact May fishing opener
Wild turkey a success story in Minnesota
Snowy start to steelhead season: Despite snowstorm, Brule River anglers turn out for opener
Now is the time to clean, repair your birdhouses
Let's bring back the fishing pier at Dunton Locks
Getting ahead of the curve: Cancer rehab in DL helps patients get back into life
'We'll strive to be fair': Two of Becker County’s top legal eagles talk about upcoming judgeships
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
Letter: Ice palace co-chairs thank the community
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
October 10, 2014
Waubun-Ogema takes first in Junior Envirothon; Holy Rosary takes third
The Area I Junior Envirothon was held at Prairie Wetlands Learning Center in Fergus Falls, on Wednesday, Oct. 1. The weather cooperated and...
October 10, 2014 - 8:30am
DL middle school student pens ‘The Season’ poem
The month of November is so great I just can’t seem to wait All the colorful leaves grow And all of the tree branches hang low It is fall I see deer big and small From bucks to little fawns I’ve even seen a squirrel yawn When the deer come under...
October 10, 2014 - 7:00am
October 7, 2014
Fall environmental education workshop
Staff from the Becker County Soil and Water Conservation District, The Natural Resources Conservation Service and Pheasants Forever recently...
October 7, 2014 - 1:15pm
October 3, 2014
Research finds ninth grade a crucial year to student success
GRAND FORKS, N.D. — For Central High School student Drew Brooks, eighth grade was a manageable year. Then he entered ninth grade and his academic...
October 3, 2014 - 9:00am
September 30, 2014
Local student enrolled at SJU
Jacob Fritz, son of Cindy and Mark Fritz of Detroit Lakes, has enrolled at Saint John’s University, Collegeville, Minn., for the 2014-15 academic year. Classes for fall semester began Aug. 25. Tweets by @DLNewspapers
September 30, 2014 - 7:00pm
September 19, 2014
M State campuses to host free fall career exploration workshops
Minnesota State Community and Technical College is offering a series of Career Exploration Workshops in its campus communities for residents who are considering changing careers or enrolling in college. Current students who are enrolled in area colleges but considering a change...
September 19, 2014 - 9:00am
September 17, 2014
State reading, math and science scores show local districts where best to focus their efforts
Though it really doesn’t provide much more than a one-day snapshot of how students are doing academically in schools across the state, the results of the 2014 Minnesota Comprehensive Assessment tests were pretty positive for Becker County schools overall. “As a district, we...
September 17, 2014 - 2:00pm
UND law students struggle to pass bar exam
People are struggling to pass the North Dakota bar exam and the University of North Dakota Law School is looking at how to address the problem. The state offers the exam annually in both February and July, and only 56 percent of UND graduates who took the test for the first time...
September 17, 2014 - 10:59am
September 9, 2014
Area students graduate from NDSU
Several area students were among the 412 graduates to earn degrees from North Dakota State University this summer. From Callaway: Michael James Gjerde, BUS degree, university studies. From Detroit Lakes: Mark Lewis Champa, BS degree, journalism; Christine Elizabeth Nodsle,...
September 9, 2014 - 7:00pm
September 3, 2014
Settling back into school
Though the official tally won’t be known for a few more days, preliminary numbers for first-day enrollment saw a bit of an uptick at most Becker...
September 3, 2014 - 1:00pm
August 31, 2014
Getting ready for school
Parents and students in Detroit Lakes got their first opportunity to view what the school district had done with its $600,000 investment into...
August 31, 2014 - 11:00am
Fitness community helps kids with school supplies
At least 45 kids are starting school this year with their backpacks filled with supplies they may not have ordinarily had without some help from...
August 31, 2014 - 8:30am
August 29, 2014
Credit 101 for college freshmen and parents
To parents with a freshman entering college this fall: You’re probably expecting to shell out major bucks for tuition, room and board and a million other necessities over the next few years. But before you send your kid off, make sure you share one gift likely to steer him or...
August 29, 2014 - 8:00am
August 23, 2014
Vizenor appointed to MnSCU board
Gov. Mark Dayton announced the appointment of White Earth Nation Chairwoman Erma J. Vizenor to fill one of six vacancies on the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities Board of Trustees. The 15-member Board is responsible for governing MnSCU’s system planning, academic programs,...
August 23, 2014 - 1:00pm
August 22, 2014
Minnesota kids are masters of the ACT test
It’s no secret, Minnesota students are smart — and they have the test scores to back it up. The Minnesota Office of Higher Education released...
August 22, 2014 - 2:47pm