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DL docs return from Nepal
41 people indicted for drug trafficking ring that operated in northern Minnesota
Fargo man charged with baby's death set to change plea
Little Falls man assaulted and shot in Randall trailer park
Minnesota budget negotiators looking to compromise
Laker boys south subsection golf champions
Three Raiders receive all-conference baseball nods
Six Lakers named to Mid-State all-conference softball team
Angels improve to 4-1
Berg wins section long jump title; four Lakers in 8AA finals
DL couple plans wedding visit around national parks
Artichokes can help kids learn to love veggies
Spouses of Social Security beneficiaries can apply for Medicare at age 65
Wyatt Gene Swyter
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
'Tomorrowland' is a well-intentioned mess
Book signing Friday in Detroit Lakes
June 11 concert set to support Vergas Trail
Magic and music show set June 4 at local library
Watercolor exhibit opens June 21 at Hjemkomst Center
Minnesota tobacco use down
Bad luck gets the blame and a bad rap
Marquart: ‘Every vote I take’ is for rural MN
Letter: Saddam Hussein was a WMD himself
Follow the rules and stop AIS
Northern Minnesota study focuses on sandhill cranes
Minn. DNR using iFish app to net data with the help of anglers
Otter Tail Lakes Country Fishing Report
Zebra mussels found in Christmas Lake
Cool weather, water slow the bite down
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 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...
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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...
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May 10, 2015 - 5:15am
May 8, 2015
Sen. Kent Eken named to Higher Education Conference Committee
Now that the Senate and House have both passed their higher education omnibus bills, the respective legislative bodies will work to negotiate a final bill for passage in both. The Senate has named its members of their higher education conference committee, and it will include State...
May 8, 2015 - 5:45am