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Another Round of Scattered Storms
MnDOT nears completion on Mississippi River Trail signs
Local musicians to honor legend
Minnesota legislator says ‘revenge porn’ law needs to catch up to technology
Artificial Insemination popularity continues to grow among ranchers
Laker boys south subsection golf champions
Minnesota 8U hockey numbers increase
Three Raiders receive all-conference baseball nods
Six Lakers named to Mid-State all-conference softball team
Angels improve to 4-1
Two friends paddle the remote Little Fork River
What happens when a company won’t fix a misspelled name
Being the perfect packer
DL couple plans wedding visit around national parks
Artichokes can help kids learn to love veggies
Friends & Neighbors
Youth, volunteers produce TV ad for Ice Cream Truck
National Star of Life Award goes to Kaiser
Lamppa steps away from oil pipeline biz
Low interest loans available for farmers
Beware: Not all pay-day loans legit
9th annual Quake the Lake to be held next weekend
Library summer reading program underway
'Tomorrowland' is a well-intentioned mess
Book signing Friday in Detroit Lakes
June 11 concert set to support Vergas Trail
Healthy employees make happy employees
Congress says, ‘War powers? What war powers?’
Letter: Republicans’ ‘alchemy’ hurting the middle class
Letter: Is it now against the law to help others?
Minnesota tobacco use down
More bears, likely looking for food, wandering near homes in Minnesota this year
Musky season opens next weekend
Difficult to appreciate, the tick lives an amazing lifecycle
Homeowners should be bear-aware this spring
Minn. DNR using iFish app to net data with the help of anglers
Lake & Home Real Estate - June 2015
Summer Scene - May 2015
Discover the outdoors at wildlife sanctuary
Try one of the many golf courses in the area
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
May 28, 2015
4 year olds at heart of Minnesota budget impasse
ST. PAUL — An early-learning center visit Thursday reinforced the Republican House speaker's resolve to offer scholarships for pre-kindergarten education instead of Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton's wish to pay for all Minnesota 4 year olds to attend school. Speaker Kurt Daudt, R-Crown,...
May 28, 2015 - 8:19pm
May 27, 2015
Helping high school graduates decide on a career
Yes, it’s hard as a senior to try and pick a career that you will still be interested in 20 years down the road. But, it’s also difficult as a parent to guide those seniors in the right direction — without too much pressure. This is the third and final installment in a series...
May 27, 2015 - 12:15pm
May 24, 2015
Some teens not worried about college
Sometimes, college just isn’t your thing. And that works, too. And sometimes, it doesn’t matter what your major is because learning more just makes you more well-rounded. And that works, too. This is the second installment in a series on the pressures on high school seniors...
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May 24, 2015 - 5:55am
May 22, 2015
As promised, Dayton vetoes $17 billion Minnesota education funding bill
ST. PAUL -- Gov. Mark Dayton vetoed the state’s education budget Thursday, setting up a special session of the Legislature in the coming weeks. Dayton had promised to veto the budget earlier this week but couldn’t use his veto power until the bill was officially presented to...
May 22, 2015 - 8:21am
May 21, 2015
Minnesota education funding dispute forces layoff notices
ST. PAUL – Minnesota's education funding dispute means more than 800 state education workers will begin receiving layoff notices June 1. Gov. Mark Dayton said he regrets the need to upset workers' lives, but state law requires that workers who could be laid off receive a month's...
May 21, 2015 - 8:45am
Congratulations Lake Park-Audubon Class of 2015
May 21, 2015 - 8:43am
May 20, 2015
Congratulations Ulen-Hitterdal Class of 2015
May 20, 2015 - 2:36pm
Pressure to decide life's calling at 18
How many people can say that at age 40 or 50 they are working in the career field they imagined at 18? Probably not a lot. And if they are, how many are truly happy with their decision. Or think that maybe they should have headed down a different path. But, making that life-altering...
news / Detroit Lakes
May 20, 2015 - 1:00pm
May 18, 2015
Special session, failures face Minnesota lawmakers
ST. PAUL—The Minnesota Legislature appears set to head into a special session over an education spat and the three main legislative forces each are close to losing their top 2015 priorities. Lawmakers made good progress on most of the eight major spending bills Sunday, facing...
May 18, 2015 - 8:31am
May 15, 2015
Photo Gallery: M State Class of 2015 graduates Thursday
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May 15, 2015 - 2:10pm
Zima graduates from MSU-Mankato
Ogema’s Emma Zima was among the graduates receiving a total of 2,371 degrees awarded at commencement ceremonies held Saturday, May 9 at Minnesota State University-Mankato. Zima graduated with a bachelor of science degree in dental hygiene. Tweets by @DLNewspapers
May 15, 2015 - 5:05am
Lake Park-Audubon Honor Roll
Lake Park-Audubon Secondary School Third Quarter beginning Jan. 20 and ending March 19, 2015 B Honor Roll Anderson, Clay 11; Bertram, Madison 9; Boe Hopkins, Jordan 8; Braseth, Payton 7; Carson, Benjamin 10; Christianson, Hunter 11; Dahlgren, Samantha 10; Dickelman-Stassen,...
May 15, 2015 - 5:00am
May 14, 2015
Minn. teachers want test scores thrown out
ST. PAUL—Hundreds of Minnesota teachers want to throw out the results of this year's academic assessments because they fear repeated problems with the online tests make scores unreliable for judging teacher and student performance. Their request was amplified Wednesday when students...
May 14, 2015 - 9:14am
May 13, 2015
MSU-Moorhead graduation is Friday; several local students to participate
Several area students will be among the more than 940 soon-to-be graduates participating in spring commencement ceremonies at Minnesota State University-Moorhead’s Nemzek Fieldhouse this Friday, May 15. The College of Education & Human Services, College of Science, Health...
May 13, 2015 - 9:33am
May 10, 2015
DL school ‘paras’ collect clothes for crisis center
They work behind the scenes in Detroit Lakes Public Schools’ classrooms, special education programs and media centers, helping students with special educational needs to get the same type of high quality education as their peers. “We’re everywhere,” says Carin Leeb, president...
news / Detroit Lakes
May 10, 2015 - 5:15am