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Special council meetings set: Scheduling conflicts result in separate sessions for street project, sales tax
Libraries (quietly and respectfully, of course) push for state funding change
Woman pleads guilty in beheading death of Minn. man
Why is it so hard to get internet in the country? Klobuchar, Peterson in DL Friday to 'seize the moment'
Minn. man charged for swindling $60,000 from friend after faking cancer
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Congratulations and good luck Laker Gymnastics!
VIDEO: Lakers three-peat in convincing fashion
Anderson overtime winner redemption for Pirates
Lamoureux Hockey Camp coming to DL in June
Hibbert refocused for Michigan Snocross National
Area students graduate from MSUM
Area students graduate from NDSU
Getting to know Norway: Local pastor leads overseas trip
Rietsema graduates from RCTC
Time to take after the Good Samaritan
Friends & Neighbors
Dan's Service Center has new service advisor
MN gas prices down 2 cents
Arvig Donated More Than $450,000 Back to Communities in 2016
Economic Development Summit scheduled for March 3
Prepare your budget for closing costs when buying a home
Ski, snowshoe or hike by candlelight at Maplewood Saturday
BTD met their (donation) match at 21st annual Polar Fest Plunge
February is Black History Month
Country singer Chris Janson at Shooting Star this Friday
Mini-retreat offers chance to reflect, refresh: NYM Cultural Center to host self-care session Feb. 25
Dell D. Holm
Joanne B. Anderson
Kirk L. McDonald
Noreen M. Huwe
Detroit Lakes Tribune editorial: Don't believe your lying eyes, just believe us (wah-ha-ha!)
Lynn Hummel column: Lack energy? You just have to know where to look
Letter: Scrubbing USDA website a shameful attempt to shield abusers
An early start for a strong farm bill
Editorial: Have an opinion? Write us a letter
Finding springs is a wintertime thing: New DNR app gives you a chance to help with groundwater research
DNR says burn debris now--EMDASH--restrictions will happen soon
Blane Klemek column: Trumpeter swans are a huge Minnesota success story
Brad Laabs column: This thaw won't last, better block up your fish houses
The bass tournament that wowed the pros
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
DLHS named 'Safe Sports School'
A $10,000 drop in the bucket: Red Kettle campaign gets big boost from anonymous donor in DL
Pine to Palm
September 13, 2016
New wheelchair lets users cruise through town standing up
Israeli technology start-up UPnRIDE Robotics is launching an innovative upright, self-stabilizing wheelchair at a medical conference in Germany...
September 13, 2016 - 2:51pm
March 25, 2016
Robotic senior companionship
It may sound like a good idea, but I still don’t like it. They’ve created a robot by the name of Nadine that scientists hope may someday be used as a potential assistant or care provider for the elderly. Nadia Thalmann is a visiting professor and director of Singapore’s Nanyang...
March 25, 2016 - 5:30am
March 13, 2016
Successful first season for LP-A Robotics
Just drive and don’t start on fire. That was the goal of Team 5929, the Jolly Robots, at the Northern Lights regional, held during the first...
March 13, 2016 - 5:45am
January 31, 2016
LP-A robotics team readies for its first competition
The Lake Park-Audubon High School Robotics Team is about halfway through their inaugural six-week build season, and the 17-member team already...
January 31, 2016 - 5:40am
December 2, 2015
Lake Park-Audubon High School launches new robotics team
While many children are secretly wishing to get a toy version of R2-D2, C-3PO or BB-8 (the three principal droid characters from the new “Star...
December 2, 2015 - 11:16am
August 16, 2015
DL’s robotics team in limbo without coach
The future of the Detroit Lakes High School QWERTY Robotics team is in jeopardy as both of its coaches have stepped down, leaving the team without...
August 16, 2015 - 5:30am
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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