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When Bridgewater is cleared to play, Zimmer wants him in purple
Lakers wrestle their way into state competition
Goodhue stunned by North Woods
Flying south: Minnesota Flyers Optional Levels gymnasts to compete at state competition
Bluejays end Raiders’ season in consolation semis
Lakes Women's Society donates to Becker County Food Pantry
Receiving housing benefits? A trip to Social Security may not be necessary
Turning back the pages
Lormis to attend UM-Morris this fall
Friends & Neighbors
Cabinets Plus now designing closets
And the Builder of the Year award goes to...
And the Shore-Master Dealer award goes to...
Reduce, reuse...repurpose: Local woman opens antique and thrift store in DL
Mistakes on Your Tax Return Could Lead to an Audit
Rock band Foreigner coming to Shooting Star April 7
Magical music moments: Spring concerts galore set for lakes area this week
Historic Moorhead buildings open for tours on April Fools' Day
Full WE Fest lineup announced
'Beauty and the Beast' debuts to magical $350M globally
Rita A. Wicker
LuEtta J. Anderson
Lynn Hummel column: Some arguments you just can't win
Letter: Where is the love? No pay raise for MN libraries since 2009
A special church helps those with special needs
Public library offers on-the-go access with new app
Toxic fumes: Bill would help protect firefighters from cancer
Very bad news for bats in Becker County: White-nose syndrome, which wipes out bat colonies, is now killing them here
Blane Klemek column: Winter camping and trout fishing in the Boundary Waters
Brad Laabs column: Time to get ready for open-water fishing
Signs of spring: The lark and pasque flowers
Brad Laabs column: There's still quality lake ice for fishing
You've gotta have faith: Christian filmmakers start up business, teaching academy in rural Audubon
My Christmas in Denmark: Different traditions, same feel
Late arrival for New Year's baby: First birth of 2017 at Essentia Health-St. Mary's is Azyloh Roberts
DLHS named 'Safe Sports School'
A $10,000 drop in the bucket: Red Kettle campaign gets big boost from anonymous donor in DL
Pine to Palm
May 31, 2016
Local students on Mayville dean’s list
Haily Thom and Alex Ziegler, both of Detroit Lakes, were among the students named to the fall semester 2015 dean’s list at Mayville State University. In order to be named to the dean’s list, each student has attained a grade point average of 3.50 or higher and has successfully...
May 31, 2016 - 6:05pm
May 29, 2016
DL school plans go back to square one
After a resounding “no” for the school bond referendum Wednesday May 18, both the “vote no” and “vote yes” groups are taking a little time to regroup. The Detroit Lakes group who called themselves the “Concerned Citizens for Child Safety, Vote No committee” has regrouped...
May 29, 2016 - 5:35am
Some high school students graduate with college degrees
When Kyra Vagle walked across the Detroit Lakes graduation stage last night she wasn’t just receiving her high school diploma; Vagle was also...
May 29, 2016 - 5:25am
May 26, 2016
White Earth sisters earn late-life AA degrees from tribal college
It has been said that learning keeps the mind sharp. Two sisters have decided to do just that by recently achieving their associate degrees a...
May 26, 2016 - 5:25am
May 25, 2016
Learning about agriculture, from the source
Monday afternoon Holy Rosary third and fourth grade students took a field trip to the Zurn Farm west of Callaway. They learned about planting...
May 25, 2016 - 10:46am
May 24, 2016
McDougall earns Harvard degree
Veronica Dara Marie McDougall, Ozhaawashkwaa Mandaaminikwe (Blue Corn Woman), of Belcourt, N.D., will be awarded a bachelor’s degree in government from Harvard University on Thursday, May 26. Dara is Anishinaabe, Dakota, Menominee, and an enrolled member of the Turtle Mountain...
May 24, 2016 - 6:05pm
May 12, 2016
Fix MN’s awful student-to-counselor ratio
Minnesota excels at a great many things, including most elements of K-12 education. But the state falls short in a few key areas. They include abysmal graduation rates for minority students, and fewer guidance counselors per student than all but two other states. So here’s an idea:...
May 12, 2016 - 5:55am
May 10, 2016
Hanson earns award at UM-Morris
Chloe Hanson has received the Scholar of the College Award at the University of Minnesota, Morris. This accomplishment will be recognized at...
May 10, 2016 - 6:10pm
Two DL alums on D.J. Robertson list of UND freshmen with straight A’s
The University of North Dakota has published the names of students, mostly freshmen, who are eligible to receive the D.J. Robertson Award for earning “straight A’s” during the 2015 fall semester. Area students named to that list included John Brunner, Detroit Lakes and Christian...
May 10, 2016 - 6:05pm
Edwards on St. Scholastica dean’s list
Kylee Edwards of Detroit Lakes was named to the fall 2015 dean’s list at the College of St. Scholastica in Duluth. Dean’s list members have achieved a 3.75 grade point average or above on a 4.0 scale. The College of St. Scholastica would like to commend Kylee for honorable academic...
May 10, 2016 - 6:00pm
May 3, 2016
Area students on UND fall dean’s list
The University of North Dakota recently released its 2015 fall semester dean’s list. Detroit Lakes: Samuel Boomgaarden, John Brunner, Mariah Eilertson, Kyley Foster, Courtney Hedstrom, Brian Labat, Christian Tunheim Frazee: Wilson Lysford Lake Park: Kelly Lontz, Nora Ulmer Menahga:...
May 3, 2016 - 6:05pm
Lake Park Audubon High School 2nd Quarter (Nov. 9-Jan. 21) B Honor Roll: Anderson, Carter 8; Anderson, Oskar 9; Baity, Dominic 8; Bowers, Parker 11; Carson, Benjamin 11; Christianson, Parker 9; Cole, Zack 7; Corradi, Hannah 7; Dickelman-Stassen, Marcus 10; Donovan, Jonathan 10; Felker,...
May 3, 2016 - 6:00pm
May 1, 2016
DL fifth graders compete in Math Masters
Detroit Lakes fifth graders competed in the annual Math Masters competition in Moorhead on April 22, bringing home some honors. There were 15...
May 1, 2016 - 5:10am
April 20, 2016
Dollars for Scholars event is April 25, $223K in scholarships given last year
Each year individuals and businesses have made donations to provide scholarships to local high school students. The awards go to students who attend and graduate from Detroit Lakes High School to assist with their post-secondary education. Last year Detroit Dollars for Scholars was...
April 20, 2016 - 9:55am
April 19, 2016
Highness awarded Jamestown’s Wilson Scholarship
Grace Highness of Lake Park has been awarded a Wilson Scholarship to attend the University of Jamestown next fall. The Wilson Scholarship annually...
April 19, 2016 - 6:05pm