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Study shows playing football before age 12 can lead to mood and behavior issues
Minnesota school accountability system up for review to meet federal standards
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The world as we know it is about to end — again — if you believe this biblical doomsday claim
Area growers sound off on Dicamba drift damage
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Area pro and college sports briefs
DL Whalers capture squirt hockey title in Fargo
Raiders push win streak to three games
Laker volleyball runners-up at Hawley Invite
Girls soccer picks up sixth win in eight games
"The first day at school wasn't the worst day": Story from 1977 rings true today
Social Security celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month
Column: Sleeping with a neanderthal
Column: The very first school in Becker County
3 pumpkin-themed recipes to satisfy your sweet tooth
friends & neighbors
Flipping houses--it's not like TV
Arvig schedules cut-over date for all-digital conversion in Ada, Callaway, Glyndon, Hawley and Lake Park
Nurse practitioner joins Essentia Health-Park Rapids Clinic
MN gas prices up slightly over last week
Essentia Health Welcomes General Surgeon in Detroit Lakes
Fargo photographer exhibiting his work at Trinity Lutheran this month
NYM Cultural Center to host fiber arts classes Sept. 22-23
Eagles tribute show to open new season at the Holmes
'Sulfer Springs' is a can't miss read for Krueger mystery fans
Lakes Area Chorale headed for New York City: Picnic, info meeting on joining local community choir set for Sunday
Beejay Eckman and Tracy Nealis
Nena Rae Bartnes
Jerry & Monica Thunstrom
Leo L. Rabideaux
Eva Della Fritz
Anna Mae Nelson
Paul P. Ceynowa
It all started with an apple
Letter: Brain injury survivor provides bike helmets for kids
Marine recruit supports Tobacco 21 in DL
Warm up with roasted eggplant and garlic soup
This argument against Tobacco 21 should go up in smoke
A sight to make the neighbor drop his rake
Autumn full moons are fun times to fish
Black bears live in the shadows
Time for cooler-weather boat maintenance
Grosbeaks sure brighten up a wintertime yard
His way to Broadway: Minnesota’s De’Lon Grant has made his Broadway debut in ‘Come from Away’
Consume those leafy greens for a healthy body
You've gotta have faith: Christian filmmakers start up business, teaching academy in rural Audubon
My Christmas in Denmark: Different traditions, same feel
Late arrival for New Year's baby: First birth of 2017 at Essentia Health-St. Mary's is Azyloh Roberts
pine to palm
Bison golf no longer that other minor sport at NDSU
Gillam snaps Renner’s streak to take Super Senior crown
Piatz picks up second Pine to Palm Mid-Am title
Ystebo cruises to Pine to Palm Senior title
Chris Swenson captures the 85th Pine to Palm championship
February 22, 2017
After barrage of feedback, Osakis superintendent said photos not required to attend prom
OSAKIS, Minn. — The Osakis School District is now saying that an idea to have girls submit photos of themselves wearing their chosen prom...
February 22, 2017 - 11:23am
February 20, 2017
Minn. school district requiring approval of prom dresses before dance
OSAKIS, Minn.—A Minnesota school district is requiring girls who plan to attend its April prom to submit a photo of themselves wearing...
February 20, 2017 - 3:45pm
May 6, 2016
UND hockey star Boeser going to prom with a student born with Down syndrome
Brock Boeser piled up 60 points as a University of North Dakota freshman, won a national championship and now he’s going to prom with the Homecoming...
May 6, 2016 - 3:39pm
March 4, 2016
2016 Area High School Proms
March 4, 2016 - 9:07am
May 2, 2014
Perham drops alcohol screening plan for prom after ACLU protest
PERHAM, Minn. – The Perham High School checklist for this Saturday’s prom is back to normal. Beyond tuxes and dresses, corsages, dinner and the Grand March, students had been told they and their guests would have to take a pass by a passive alcohol screening device to get admitted...
May 2, 2014 - 10:30am
April 17, 2014
Reining in the cost of prom
If you’ve got teenagers, you already know how expensive high school can be. Besides food, clothing and school supplies, a whole host of extracurricular activities are competing for a share of your wallet – even as you frantically try to save for college and your own retirement. One...
April 17, 2014 - 11:00am
March 2, 2011
Events set to sell, trade formal wear
A hard economy doesn't have to mean skipping prom, at least in this region. Detroit Lakes prom advisor, Shirley Holzgrove, is taking money out of the equation by holding two events this month, where students can either choose or trade in a prom formal. "If students don't think...
March 2, 2011 - 2:20pm
April 26, 2010
Prom season is an alert for adults to not provide alcohol to those who are underage
As prom season ramps up for high schools, the Minnesota Department of Public Safety is reminding parents, teens and others of the dangers of underage drinking, and the legal consequences of providing alcohol to minors. A number of communities have adopted "social host'' ordinanc...
April 26, 2010 - 8:32am
April 19, 2010
Prom on a Budget
Prom ticket: $20. Corsage: $30. Fancy dinner for two: $60. Prom dress: $200. Getting all of those things for free is literally priceless! Juniors...
April 19, 2010 - 8:00am
May 6, 2009
Prom is for shutterbugs
Many area high schools held prom last weekend. If you missed a picture of your DLHS couple, go to www.dl-online.com and click on the "buy photos"...
May 6, 2009 - 12:38pm
February 20, 2009
Prom 'fairy godmothers' step in
When prom rolls around each spring, high school girls get to feel like Cinderella for a night. But this year, for dozens of local girls who...
February 20, 2009 - 9:03am
January 21, 2009
Senior prom Saturday; other weekend events
The eighth annual Senior Citizens' Prom takes place this Saturday, Jan. 24, at the Holy Rosary Parish Center. According to event organizer Patti Spry, there will be a 5 p.m. mass, followed by dinner at 6 p.m. The dancing starts once the dinner has concluded, at approximately 7 p.m.,...
January 21, 2009 - 12:00am
May 5, 2008
Prom an all-day, all-night event
With the west stands of the Detroit Lakes High School gymnasium packed to the gills with family and friends looking on, close to 400 students started off the prom with the traditional Grand March. It wasn't the start of the day for many, as festivities started earlier in the day...
May 5, 2008 - 12:00am
May 2, 2008
Snowy Ulen prom will be one to remember
Cynthia Briard looked like a princess ready to go hunting. Dressed in snow boots, a camouflage hooded sweatshirt and a gold gown, the high school sophomore was ready for one of the year's biggest events. But first she had to struggle through the snow in her prom dress and winter...
May 2, 2008 - 12:00am
February 23, 2008
College and prom combined into one expo at DL Community College March 6
DETROIT LAKES -- It's time to start thinking about prom and time to start thinking about college. Why not combine the two into one expo? That's just what students and faculty at Minnesota State Community & Technical College, Detroit Lakes, are doing. For the first time, the administrative...
February 23, 2008 - 12:00am