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Area football teams complete regular season play
Defense and a varied rushing attack give Lakers seventh win of the season
Roth runner-up at Creighton Classic
Lakers finish regular season with 17th victory
McCulloch all-time winningest football coach at Valley City State
'Stash your Ash'; Detroit Lakes ALC students bring awareness about cigarette butt pollution
Slice of the ice; Lakes Curling Club gears up for new season
An ode to my team
Seaberg turns 80
Lindens to celebrate 40th anniversary
Friends & Neighbors
Average MN gas prices down for October
WCI receives Responsive Philanthropy Award
Kreuger joins staff at Midwest Bank
Saying goodbye to Goodman's
The Real Estate Company gets a new realtor
National Cat Day is Oct. 29!
'Bat Masks of Mexico'; Exhibit opens Monday at ‘The W’ coffee shop in Warren
St. Andrew's Society to host Scottish dinner Nov. 5
Museum's Barn Raising Bash' set for Oct. 29
New children's hockey book, authored by former DL resident, to be on shelves Wednesday
Douglas H. Meyer
Mavis L. Nelson
Should I stay or should I go? Hurricane forces tough decisions
Trump wrong to attack Hillary through her husband
Free press group: 'Trump presidency represents threat to press freedom unknown in modern history'
Thanks to newspaper for Toast of Tamarac publicity
Minnesota mayors: Let's support candidates who will deliver results
Whether you call it timberdoodle or woodcock, it's a great Minnesota bird
Special deer hunting season opens Thursday for youth with adult mentors
Explore the possibilities: New online tool helps find public hunting land
Drinking beer to benefit habitat? See how this southwest Minnesota brewing company is benefiting wildlife one beer at a time
Fall fishing in cold water
Ben Affleck's 'The Accountant' Dominates with $24.7 Million
Puppies saved from high-kill Texas shelter look for DL homes
A surprising celebration: DL's LuAnn Porter honored for 25 years with United Way
Three years and counting: DL family opens up about adoption struggles
Fired up for hunting season; Local Sportsman’s Clubs have their sights set on you
Pine to Palm
April 28, 2016
LP-A high school principal resigns, takes superintendent job in Fosston
Just a couple of months after the Lake Park-Audubon School Board learned that the district’s elementary principal, Sam Skaaland, was planning to retire at the end of the coming school year (2016-17), LP-A High School Principal Kevin Ricke tendered his resignation at Monday night’s...
April 28, 2016 - 8:19am
April 27, 2016
Former DL school leader in trouble
A former Detroit Lakes Schools superintendent is out of a job after being charged with DWI for the second time. Mark Adams made local headlines...
April 27, 2016 - 11:17am
Middle School spring band concert is Thursday
The Detroit Lakes sixth, seventh and eighth grade middle school bands will present their final concert of the school year in their spring band concert on Thursday, April 28. As always, the bands will be performing an eclectic variety of music. The listener will hear marches, both...
April 27, 2016 - 10:52am
April 24, 2016
Community gathers to get answers on school plan
When community members met Wednesday night for the last of the Detroit Lakes School District’s community open forums, they did so with only...
April 24, 2016 - 5:50am
April 18, 2016
School info meeting set
There will be one, last informational meeting for the Detroit Lakes School bond referendum issue. The forum is set for Wednesday, April 20 at 7 p.m. at the Detroit Lakes MP High School gym. District officials will be doing a short presentation on the need behind the proposed new school...
April 18, 2016 - 5:05am
April 6, 2016
LP-A Elementary School named School of Excellence
Last August, before the start of the 2015-16 school year, Lake Park-Audubon Elementary School received word that it was one of just six schools...
April 6, 2016 - 10:22am
April 3, 2016
DLHS Honor Society to hold dodgeball fundraiser
Detroit Lakes National Honor Society students are getting ready for a wild smackdown...all in the name of charity, of course. The group is holding...
April 3, 2016 - 5:15am
March 30, 2016
A true ‘School of Excellence’
Lake Park-Audubon Elementary School will be celebrating its status as a “School of Excellence” this Friday at 1 p.m. with a program and open house. In late August of last year, the Audubon-based facility, which serves approximately 400 students in grades K-6, became one of just...
March 30, 2016 - 9:38am
March 22, 2016
Soon-to-retire Bratlie named MASA Administrator of Excellence
Retirement and Ron Bratlie have been dancing around each other for quite a few years now. But at the end of the current school year, the longtime...
Life/Friends & Neighbors
March 22, 2016 - 3:59pm
March 20, 2016
Donors step up to buy Hokki stools for Frazee-Vergas school
When Frazee-Vergas second-grade teacher Shana Schwan wanted chairs that let students keep moving, while sitting still, she turned to an online education crowd-giving site called Donorschoose.org. She asked for donations to pay for six colorful Hokki stools at $96 apiece. Hokki stools...
March 20, 2016 - 5:35am
March 13, 2016
A big hair history lesson on the 1980s
The 1980s is a decade best known for big hair, leg warmers and bright clothes. It’s marked by major historical events from the tragic to the...
March 13, 2016 - 5:50am
March 6, 2016
DL voters set to go to the polls May 17
School bond referendum advocates are once again getting ready to launch into a full-force, community-wide campaign to win over voters as the...
March 6, 2016 - 5:50am
February 20, 2016
Park Rapids school, community form workforce education partnership
In a continued effort to build the local workforce Park Rapids Area Schools officials presented to representatives of the business community...
February 20, 2016 - 5:30am
February 10, 2016
DL school looking at spring vote
Proponents of a school bond referendum in Detroit Lakes are hoping third time’s a charm, as the school board has taken the next steps in going forward with its plan to get the voters back out there on May 17. That’s the date school administrators have in mind for the next school...
February 10, 2016 - 11:11am
February 7, 2016
Fall musical ‘Aida’ receives multiple awards from Hennepin Theatre Trust
The depth and breadth of talent to be found in Detroit Lakes High School’s annual fall musical is something that local residents have almost...
February 7, 2016 - 5:50am