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March 16, 2016
LaDuke’s Ojibwe Growers receives $15,000 grant
Winona LaDuke of Ojibway Growers in Ponford has recently been recommended to receive a $15,000 grant from the North Central Region Sustainable...
March 16, 2016 - 10:05am
April 7, 2010
Homeless demand increasing, Mahube grant running thin
The increasing demand for homeless prevention has led Mahube Community Council to stop taking applications for the month of March in the Family Homeless Prevention and Assistance Program (FHPAP). Mahube was awarded $112,750 for the program last July.
April 7, 2010 - 1:24pm
October 23, 2009
M-State earns $7,500 grant
Beth Pridday, director of Business & Entrepreneurial Services at Minnesota State Community and Technical College in Detroit Lakes, received a $7,500 grant from the National Association for Community College Entrepreneurship on Oct. 12.
October 23, 2009 - 9:13am
July 2, 2009
West Central Initiative receives federal grant
The U.S. Commerce Department's Economic Development Administration (EDA) today announced a $64,817 grant to the West Central Initiative of Fergus Falls to continue a comprehensive economic development planning program. "The Economic Development Administration is pleased to partner...
July 2, 2009 - 3:05pm
September 26, 2008
Letter: Grant Johnson is a very rich man
"No man becomes rich unless he enriches others." ~ Andrew Carnegie?? If you believe Andrew Carnegie's statement, then Grant Johnson is a very rich man. His wealth was on full display over the weekend as he was inducted into the University of Minnesota Athletic Hall of Fame (The...
September 26, 2008 - 12:00am
September 13, 2008
Building young minds -- Education in Detroit Lakes owes a lot to Grant Johnson
(This is the second part of a two-part series on Grant Johnson, who will be inducted in the University of Minnesota "M" Club Hall of Fame Sept. 18. He was also the Superintendent of Detroit Lakes High School from 1951-1966.) Every community has leaders whose footprints are still...
September 13, 2008 - 12:00am
August 4, 2008
WE Tribal College gets funding for technology
Congressman Collin Peterson announced that the White Earth Tribal and Community College has been awarded $1.4 million from the Economic Development Administration to support construction for the Innovation, Technology and Entrepreneurship Center in Mahnomen. Dr. Robert "Sonny"...
August 4, 2008 - 12:00am
July 6, 2008
MDA grant program will boost Minnesota's livestock industry
The Minnesota Department of Agriculture (MDA) is now accepting applications for the Livestock Investment Grant Program, a new program to help support the state's livestock industry. Livestock producers can apply for the funding to help offset the costs of improving or expanding their...
July 6, 2008 - 12:00am
May 17, 2008
WE?Fest goes green with MPCA help
FACE, Inc., producers of the WE Fest and 10,000 Lakes Festival, have been awarded a $75,000 grant from the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency, to increase recycling at special events held in Soo Pass Ranch. "We think our audience knows how to recycle, they just don't know how to...
May 17, 2008 - 12:00am
Minnesota receives grant for conservation purposes
The St. Paul-based Bush Foundation has granted $750,000 in support of keeping large forested tracts of northern Minnesota from subdivision and development. The grant, to the Blandin Foundation on behalf of Minnesota Forest Legacy Partnership, will help to purchase conservation...
May 17, 2008 - 12:00am
May 11, 2008
PCA grant will help WE Fest, 10KLF go green
FACE, Inc., producers of the WE Fest and 10,000 Lakes Festival, have been awarded a $75,000 grant from the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency to increase recycling at special events held in Soo Pass Ranch.
May 11, 2008 - 12:00am
March 26, 2008
A big boost for kids' mental health -- $500,000 crisis grant will help reach those in need early
DETROIT LAKES -- In 2005, the Becker County United Way did a comprehensive community assessment that identified mental health care access for children, and for adults, as two of the county's top five greatest needs. Three years later, those needs are gradually being met through...
March 26, 2008 - 12:00am
March 24, 2008
Grant Johnson, former superintendent of schools at Detroit Lakes, has been recognized for his donation to the Two Harbors Public Library. In celebration of his Leak Year birthday, Johnson challenged family and friends to make donations to the library. He agreed to match up to $1,000....
March 24, 2008 - 12:00am
March 17, 2008
St. Mary's receives therapy services grant
St. Mary's Regional Health Center recently received a grant of $21,555 from the Fargo/Moorhead based Cullen Children's Foundation to buy equipment for its newly expanding therapy services area. The new facility which will serve children as well as adults, will house a gross motor...
March 17, 2008 - 12:00am
March 9, 2008
LCRC receives $1,500 grant
March 9, 2008 - 12:00am