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Weekend Rainfall Totals: July 4-5
Fireworks and Lightning
Severe Thunderstorm Watch
With continuous growth in numbers, Club in need of space
Water Carnival adds new activities to line-up
Detroit Lakes shuts out Vergas
Wrestlers attend summer camp
Smith and Mallow post wins at Junior Cup
Angels place third at Staples tournament
South All-Stars defeat North 21-10
Frazee takes first place at Envirothon
Yearbook camp teaches more than just design
Get your crown: It’s time to party with a princess
Too many pets wait a long time to be adopted
Sunny’s Peanut Butter Ginger Chicken smells as good as it tastes
Friends & Neighbors
‘Pumped’ about the future, SJE turns 40
Kangas promoted at Midwest Bank, DL
T.S. Recreation Inc. gets national award
AT&T fined $1 million
Savers to pay $1.8M to charities, agrees to settlement
Ridin’ for the Future: Event in lakes country to benefit kids
Perham photo contest deadline is extended
Learn to dance the Norwegian way at DL Library
Dano, Cusack bring Beach Boy Brian Wilson to life
Photography exhibit at Trinity through August
Newspaper strives to be a community leader
Supreme court preserves health insurance marketplaces
Letter: Opportunities abound in the lakes area
Sec. of State Simon helps promote ‘Safe at Home’
Letter: Thanks for sharing the road with bikes, lakes area
AnglingBuzz: Catching Largemouth Bass feeding on suspended bluegills
Mallard numbers down, other species up
Try a new lake but do your homework first
Phoebe birds build their nests in the most unseemly places
Sign up now for a hunter safety course
Lake & Home Real Estate - July 2015
Years of planting and care leads to backyard getaway
Enjoy the outdoors at Lakeside’s Tavern Brewery
Tips to help any level of gardener grow native greenery
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
March 29, 2015
New principal at Rossman
Rossman Elementary School has a new principal, if all is approved at the next school board meeting. After sifting through a pool of 47 candidates,...
news / Detroit Lakes
March 29, 2015 - 5:20am
April 30, 2014
DLHS narrows principal field to two
After a total of seven candidates were interviewed for the position of Detroit Lakes High School principal over the past week, two finalists...
news / Detroit Lakes
April 30, 2014 - 11:00am
August 18, 2013
1-year leader named to DL High School
Lisa Weber has been named interim principal at Detroit Lakes High School for the coming school year. She is currently principal at the Detroit Lakes Area Learning Center. The one-year interim appointment fills a vacancy created in late July by the abrupt resignation of Principal...
news / Detroit Lakes
August 18, 2013 - 3:00pm
March 9, 2011
Park Rapids taps Menahga elementary principal for Century School principal
Joleen DeLaHunt has been offered the principal position at Century School. She currently serves as Menahga School's elementary principal, bringing "a wealth of experience in a variety of areas," superintendent Glenn Chiodo said of the decision reached Tuesday night. DeLaHunt has...
news / education
March 9, 2011 - 9:47am
January 16, 2009
Thief River Falls principal loses home to fire
The principal of Lincoln High School in Thief River Falls lost his house Thursday after a fire caused "very extensive" damage, Polk County officials said. The fire at Tom Hunt's rural home, located about four miles north and 1½ miles west of Crookston on Highway 75, was called in...
January 16, 2009 - 12:00am
September 21, 2008
Frazee principal says new job, community are both 'perfect fit'
If ever a man could be said to have found the perfect job, that man might be Brian Koslofsky. Since beginning his duties as the new K-12 principal at Frazee-Vergas Public Schools on Aug. 18, Koslofsky says, his reception has been nothing but positive. "In the five weeks since...
September 21, 2008 - 12:00am
July 20, 2008
New Perham-Dent elementary principal named
Parkers Prairie elementary principal Kari Yates has been named principal for the Perham-Dent elementary schools. The Perham-Dent school board conducted a final interview Wednesday, July 9, before voting to offer the position. Yates has extensive experience in the classroom and in...
July 20, 2008 - 12:00am
June 7, 2008
Perham-Dent principal to leave
After three years as principal at Heart of the Lakes- Dent elementary schools in Perham, Kim Grengs is returning to the town that first sparked her teaching career. As of July 1, Grengs will take over the position of principal of the fifth elementary school in Farmington, Minn....
June 7, 2008 - 12:00am
May 26, 2008
NY Mills High School principal leaving for Alexandria
Matt Aker says he's leaving a job he enjoys, but the right opportunity came along and he's not going to pass it up. After five years as New York Mills High School Principal, Aker took the job of principal at Discovery Middle School in Alexandria. Aker submitted his resignation to...
May 26, 2008 - 12:00am
April 15, 2008
Mahnomen principal fired
April 15, 2008 - 12:00am
April 3, 2008
Complaints accuse Mahnomen principal of bias
The principal at Mahnomen High School said Wednesday that teacher complaints about how she disciplines American Indian students and her management and communication style smack of potential gender or racial bias. "I believe that those concerns may or may not have issues relating...
April 3, 2008 - 12:00am