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Matching ND Challenge grant to colleges, universities called a ‘resounding success’
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Otters and Lakers battle to overtime tie
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Jackson wins 152-pound championship at Big Bear
Four-goal second period leads Stars over Lakers
Holy Rosary completes first Knowledge Bowl
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Applications sought: Scholarships available to those in medical field
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Friends & Neighbors
Essentia gives Wolf Lake Rescue a gift
6,600 Minnesota jobs created; rate down to 3.7%
Dept of Revenue wins improvement award
Minnesotans saving big coin with gas dip
New agent joins Jack Chiver Realty team
Variety of events planned in area
Celebrating ‘most wonderful time of the year’
Sawyer Brown bringing Christmas spirit to Shooting Star this Friday
Longest Night Music Fest set this Sunday in NYM
‘The Classic Nutcracker’ coming to NDSU’s Reineke Festival Hall
1 step forward, 2 steps back
Leave us all alone! We can’t breathe!
The limit of Minnesota Nice: Norwegian Americans rally to defeat ambassador pick
Time is right for American policy change on Cuba
Man versus the machine
Stay safe when darkhouse spearing
Innovations have changed the ice fishing industry
December is ‘the moon of popping trees’
State expands ‘fat bike’ riding opportunities
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From ski lessons to tubing fun, there’s lots for kids to do on the Mountain
New ski lodge is heart of Detroit Mountain Recreation Area
Making Detroit Mountain happen
Holiday Traditions 2014
Winter Laker Book 2014-15
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February 27, 2013
Families Forever scholarship awarded
Emma Ulmer is the winner of the 2013 Families Forever Scholarship, winning a $1,500 scholarship given in memory of Mary Disse Ballard. The...
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February 27, 2013 - 10:32am
April 15, 2009
Scholarship deadline extended
The Detroit Lakes chapter of the International Association of Administrative Professionals has extended its deadline to receive applications for the annual scholarship to May 15. The $500 scholarship is given to an incoming Business student at MSCTC -- Detroit Lakes. Business programs...
April 15, 2009 - 11:39am
March 9, 2009
Engelstads behind Sioux scholarship gif
The family of Ralph Engelstad is behind a $1 million Sioux scholarship endowment at the University of North Dakota, they announced this week. The Engelstad Family Foundation released a statement that confirmed what many suspected since the scholarship was established in 2006. The...
March 9, 2009 - 8:53am
December 26, 2008
DL Foundation announces scholarship deadline
Detroit Lakes Area Community Foundation is pleased to announce that it is accepting applications for the Long Trust Fund Medical Scholarships program now until Jan. 9. To be eligible for a scholarship, a student must show proof of enrollment in an accredited educational program,...
December 26, 2008 - 12:00am
September 5, 2008
Garden Quilt Show awards prizes, builds scholarship
The Garden Quilt Show, held in Lake Park on Aug. 23, is the fund-raiser for the Families Forever Scholarship fund in memory of Mary Disse Ballard. Two $500 scholarships are presented to young women who express in an essay and interview what their families, communities and churches...
September 5, 2008 - 12:00am
August 4, 2008
Nicole Boyer was awarded a four-year tuition paid Apprentice Scholarship from Moorhead State College. She completed two years at the White Earth Tribal and Community College and was on the Dean's List both years. Nicole will major in business management and start classes on Aug. 25....
August 4, 2008 - 12:00am
July 18, 2008
Sinner takes home Forever Family scholarship
Breanna Sinner is the winner of the Miss Northwest portion of the Families Forever scholarship. Sinner is the daughter of Jerry and Clare Sinner. She is enrolled at the University of Minnesota Duluth pursuing a degree in communication sciences and disorder. The Families Forever...
July 18, 2008 - 12:00am
July 6, 2008
BK scholarship awarded
Brenda Voeltz of Detroit Lakes was recently awarded a $1,000 Burger King Scholarship. The scholarship is awarded annually based on academic standing, school activities and involvement in the community. Voeltz is a 2008 graduate of Detroit Lakes High School and plans to attend...
July 6, 2008 - 12:00am
May 24, 2008
Remmen awarded MMUA memorial scholarship
The MMUA Communications/Energy Services Committee on May 21 selected the top three essays in the 10th annual MMUA Tom Bovitz Memorial Scholarship Contest. The winners were first place, Grant Remmen, Detroit Lakes; second place, Brittany Pentek, Rochester; third place, John Schmidt,...
May 24, 2008 - 12:00am
How to avoid scams when searching for scholarships
Tuition and fees can add up to well over $30,000 at some universities. Many parents hope their children can secure a scholarship so that they can further their education without exhausting the family's savings. With scholarship dollars often hard to come by, and parents anxious...
May 24, 2008 - 12:00am
May 11, 2008
Remmen awarded $1,000
Grant Remmen is a recipient of a $1,000 Missouri River Energy Services scholarship. Grant is a 2008 graduate of Detroit Lakes High School and the son of Larry and Kellie Remmen. He plans to attend the University of Minnesota in the Twin Cities. Graduating high school seniors whose...
May 11, 2008 - 12:00am
April 26, 2008
Families Forever is a scholarship fund set up in memory of Mary Ballard of Lake Park. Mary passed away in March of 2006 from stomach cancer. She was a firm believer in the value of families and local communities in shaping young people in a positive way to prepare them for the...
April 26, 2008 - 12:00am