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Osage girl struck by car in Park Rapids
Moorhead Police investigating gunshots near MSUM campus
Hawley residents rally for police chief candidate denied by city
Another Round of Scattered Storms
Laker boys south subsection golf champions
Lakeview Tuesday Ladies Golf league results
Minnesota 8U hockey numbers increase
Three Raiders receive all-conference baseball nods
Six Lakers named to Mid-State all-conference softball team
Two friends paddle the remote Little Fork River
What happens when a company won’t fix a misspelled name
Being the perfect packer
DL couple plans wedding visit around national parks
Artichokes can help kids learn to love veggies
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
9th annual Quake the Lake to be held next weekend
Library summer reading program underway
'Tomorrowland' is a well-intentioned mess
Book signing Friday in Detroit Lakes
June 11 concert set to support Vergas Trail
Healthy employees make happy employees
Congress says, ‘War powers? What war powers?’
Letter: Republicans’ ‘alchemy’ hurting the middle class
Letter: Is it now against the law to help others?
Minnesota tobacco use down
More bears, likely looking for food, wandering near homes in Minnesota this year
Musky season opens next weekend
Difficult to appreciate, the tick lives an amazing lifecycle
Homeowners should be bear-aware this spring
Minn. DNR using iFish app to net data with the help of anglers
Summer Scene - June 2015
Lake & Home Real Estate - June 2015
Summer Scene - May 2015
Discover the outdoors at wildlife sanctuary
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
April 19, 2015
Qwerty Robotics heads for the big show
It’s been a big season for Detroit Lakes’ QWERTY Robotics Team, a group of local students who share a love of robotics and technology. After taking part in regional competitions at Milwaukee, Wis. and Minneapolis over the past month, the group was invited to take part in the...
news / Detroit Lakes
April 19, 2015 - 5:00am
August 16, 2014
Fun with LEGOs at DL summer robotics camp
This past week has been a busy one for Detroit Lakes’ QWERTY Robotics team, who spent this past Monday through Thursday mentoring a group of 24 area students in the first-ever LEGO Robotics Summer Camp to be held in Detroit Lakes. Hosted by QWERTY Robotics and Minnesota State...
news / Detroit Lakes
August 16, 2014 - 11:00am
December 23, 2013
Robots to the rescue at International Trials in Florida
HOMESTEAD - As a squat, red-and-black robot nicknamed CHIMP gingerly pushed open a spring-loaded door a gust of wind swooped down onto the track at the Homestead-Miami Speedway and slammed the door shut, eliciting a collective sigh of disappointment from the audience. The robot, developed...
December 23, 2013 - 11:30am
June 26, 2013
QWERTY Robotics team to auction off car couch
Is it a car? A couch? Or a hybrid of the two? The latest construction project undertaken by Detroit Lakes’ own QWERTY Robotics team is a “Car Couch” constructed from the recycled rear end of a 1955 Chevrolet Bel Air. “The team actually made the trip out to a junk yard...
life / wave
June 26, 2013 - 10:44am
March 15, 2013
Robotics a surprise hit in Frazee
When Frazee-Vergas students signed up last year for a construction trades class, they planned to build a house. Little did they know that nearly seven months later they would be taking home major awards and attending a world competition — in robotics. “We got thrown into it and...
news / Frazee
March 15, 2013 - 4:53pm
April 4, 2011
DL QWERTY robotics team takes state
It's only their second year of existence, but the Detroit Lakes High School QWERTY Robotics team number 3278 took the state competition Saturday. Team...
April 4, 2011 - 8:14am
November 11, 2009
'We did better than we expected'
After the time put into The Dump Chuck, the Detroit Lakes robotics group was rewarded with first place for most photogenic robot. "We tried...
November 11, 2009 - 7:14am