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Crash near Ice Cracking Lake kills two, injures two
DL man sentenced for animal cruelty
Murder suspect bludgeoned Otter Tail County mother, son with pipe wrench, charges say
County museum abloom with events this weekend
Dragon Open kicks off summer golf tournaments June 11
Vikings open season at home against 49ers, have four nationally televised games
Raiders down Patriots late in season-opening victory
NorthStar Academy team accepted into new hockey league
Summit to address football concerns in Minnesota
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
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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
Lottie Ann Thomas
Merle R. Meyer
George B. Scarborough
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
Divided loyalties--don't be quick to judge
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
November 6, 2016
Tired of the political drama? Duke, the mayor of Cormorant, has high approval rating at LP-A school
"Awwww, he's so fluffy!" say excited students of Lake Park - Audubon Elementary when they see Duke the dog coming into their classrooms. Duke, the Mayor of Cormorant for the third year running, made a campaign stop at the school Thursday morning to visit some of his youngest constituents....
November 6, 2016 - 5:09am
November 2, 2016
LPA hosts Red Ribbon Week activities
Members of the Lake Park-Audubon National Honor Society and Student Council joined forces to help sponsor activities related to traffic safety...
November 2, 2016 - 5:29am
October 30, 2016
Audit report shows LP-A district finances in good shape
The finances of the Lake Park-Audubon School District are looking good this year, according to the results of the 2015 district audit presented by Andrew Adams of Eide Bailly at Monday night's school board meeting in Lake Park. "The auditors provided a 'clean' audit opinion," said...
October 30, 2016 - 5:08am
October 29, 2016
Full house for LP-A candidate forum
With two-thirds of the seats on the Lake Park-Audubon School Board up for grabs in the Nov. 8 election, the school district is about to experience...
October 29, 2016 - 8:14am
October 12, 2016
Haunted hang-outs: Area communities to host a variety of Halloween-themed events this month
Come next weekend, locals in the Osage area might possibly be heard to sing, "If you go out in the woods today, you're sure of a big surprise" — and it's definitely not going to be a bunch of teddy bears having a picnic. The wooded trails of the Smokey Hills Wilderness Retreat...
October 12, 2016 - 9:08am
September 19, 2016
FOOTBALL: Mahnomen stays hot in home opener
Mahnomen opened up a 37-0 lead and cruised to the Indians’ second blowout victory in the past fortnight defeating Lake Park-Audubon 44-6 Friday night in the week three home opener. “It was another good team win,” Mahnomen head coach John Clark, Jr. said. “I thought we played...
September 19, 2016 - 4:30pm
September 11, 2016
LP-A busts a move: Lake Park-Audubon Elementary receives national ‘Active Schools’ award
When the 2016-17 school year at Lake Park-Audubon Elementary officially got underway on Tuesday, physical education teacher Lori Wixo began...
September 11, 2016 - 5:00am
September 6, 2016
Patriots score 42 first half points to beat LP-A
The Upsala-Swanville Area Patriots put all 42 points up in the first half in a 42-10 home rout of visiting Lake Park-Audubon. USA had all the points they needed in the first quarter behind a Dalton Luden seven-yard run and to Myron Ripplinger touchdown passes to Alex Thieschafer from...
September 6, 2016 - 12:13pm
September 2, 2016
Robertson takes over at LP-A
Brian Robertson is the new head coach at Lake Park-Audubon replacing Brad Dunham. Robertson accepted a high school mathematics teaching position...
September 2, 2016 - 12:40pm
July 29, 2016
The smell of football is in the air
Local teams got a jump start on football practice on a humid Tuesday in camps and scrimmages around the area. While the Lakers held their own...
July 29, 2016 - 9:48am
July 27, 2016
LP-A school looking to buy nearby road
If members of the Lake Park-Audubon School Board have their way, the city-owned street to the north of the LP-A Elementary School building – Marvin Street – may soon become school property. At its Monday night meeting, the board directed LP-A School Superintendent Dale Hogie to...
July 27, 2016 - 11:18am
New principal at LP-A High School
Though Avon, Minn., native Mary Merchant worked for Holy Spirit Catholic Schools in Fargo for 21 years, she and her husband Chuck never quite...
July 27, 2016 - 10:35am
July 13, 2016
LP-A School Board OKs staffing changes at special meeting
A special meeting of the Lake Park-Audubon School Board was held Monday night in Lake Park to discuss staffing changes at the elementary school in Audubon. But two late staffing changes at the high school were also on the table, as the resignations of language arts instructors Travis...
July 13, 2016 - 9:17am
June 1, 2016
Grondahl resigns from LP-A school board
For more than two decades now, Vicky Grondahl has been a constant presence on the Lake Park-Audubon School Board. But after being elected to the board six times, the small resort owner and teacher has decided there won’t be a seventh. In fact, at their regular meeting last week,...
June 1, 2016 - 10:46am
May 15, 2016
Big time dancers mentor small town
This past Monday afternoon, a group of five dancers from the Stuart Pimsler Dance Theatre in Minneapolis performed for the students at Lake Park-Audubon...
May 15, 2016 - 5:40am