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Home and Sport Show set for next weekend in DL
'Nowhere to Lay Their Heads': March 25 forum at Ecumen turns spotlight on homelessness
Man reported missing from the Cormorant area
Local agencies team up to fight elder abuse
AgweekTV: Eyes on the Ears
Finally, Sauk Centre gets its state title
Sometimes memories are more important than fish
Roseau rallies, heads back to state championship game
Smith leads Huskers at Clover Cup
Thunderbirds outwork Owls for Section 6A title
Unwrapping #MeToo with grace
It's almost time to light the 'Fire in February': DL preacher's plans taking shape to mobilize community to read Bible's Book of Acts
'Fire in February': DL preacher hopes to mobilize local faith community to read Bible's Book of Acts
LP-A Elementary recognized for achieving positive student outcomes
Snappy side: Festive Pomegranate Salad sure to shine on holiday menu
friends & neighbors
Nice growing, Jack: Jack Chivers Realty relocating to downtown DL, into the mall
Farmers concerned about trade war with China
Twin Cities airport is best in its size
State Commerce Dept. website now multilingual
Ag expert joins Rep. Peterson's committee staff
Ken’s FM fundraiser aims to bring station back to full power
What's ahead for the region's arts scene in the coming weeks?
Dishing up a tasty homemade meal, for a good cause: DL Breakfast Rotary's March 13 meatball dinner to benefit local food pantry
Spring is here -- and your local library is ready to celebrate
Here's what's coming to lakes area this month
Eugene M. Roerick
Catherine L. Slone
Harvey L. Lundstrom
More immigrants would give huge boost to US economy
Letter:Credit unions are very different from banks
Letter: Why aren't we fighting back against Russia?
Sixty pills prescribed--only four were needed
It's time to return a big favor to the Boys and Girls Club
Sometimes memories are more important than fish
Are Ivory-billed woodpeckers back from the dead?
Jumbo perch are popping up
Brad Laabs column: The panfish are biting, and the tullibee chase is on
Maple syrup-making at Minnesota state parks
Ruby's Pantry helps families make ends meet; Local mom of 7 shares her story
Adolescent anxiety is on the rise, and social media may be part of the problem
Minnesota Made: Enjoy some movies shot in the Lake of 10,000 Lakes
For the love of the homeless: DL native Luke Pechmann poses for animal adoption pin-up calendar
Welcome to the dark side: Local museum's first 'After Dark' event brings sold-out crowds
Youth fishing derby on Little Detroit Lake was 'great success'
The walls came tumbling down: Ice palace demolished on Friday
Totally tube-ular!: Elementary school students get outside to slide
Polar Fest's inaugural hotdish challenge brings in big, hungry crowd
Polar Fest ends with a bang – and a splash
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
Habitat pairs with DLHS trades
After a couple years without a project, the local Habitat for Humanity chapter is back at it – with a little help from the Detroit Lakes High School building trades students. The Habitat board has chosen Justin and Jamie Clark and their three children as the recipients of this year’s...
February 7, 2016 - 5:35am
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
DL school established 100 years ago
Detroit Lakes’ Holy Rosary School is one of hundreds of parochial schools across the nation that is celebrating Catholic Schools Week, starting...
January 31, 2016 - 5:35am
DL students win Team Innovation Challenge
After they were told about a challenge to solve real world problems, Maren Daggett, Shelby Busker, Jessica Bolar and Sarah Krengel signed up...
January 31, 2016 - 5:20am
January 27, 2016
High hopes in Frazee
If all the stars align, and that’s a big “if,” Frazee will see a new wrestling building and community center built near the high school....
January 27, 2016 - 11:09am
DL students aim high for local war vets
Rossman fifth graders got a taste of how, even as children, they are capable of making somebody else’s dreams come true. The students held...
January 27, 2016 - 11:01am
LP-A principal says ‘one more year’
Students in grades 9-12 at Lake Park-Audubon High School will be getting new laptops next fall – well, mostly new. The LP-A School Board approved...
January 27, 2016 - 10:26am
January 22, 2016
DL Middle School band concert Monday
The Detroit Lakes Middle School Bands will present their second concert of the school year in their Winter Band Concert on Monday, Jan. 25. The concert will begin at 7:30 p.m. at the Middle School Auditorium. As always, concert-goers can expect an eclectic mix of music, from numerous...
January 22, 2016 - 5:00am
January 18, 2016
DL students dealing with homelessness
Right now there are 85 homeless children enrolled in the Detroit Lakes School District. Yes, 85. Ten of those are unaccompanied teens who have no parent, foster parent or guardian. “I know that’s a huge surprise to people when they hear that,” said Karin Fritz-Staley, a social...
January 18, 2016 - 8:40am
January 13, 2016
DL special ed program growing
Serving students “outside the box” is getting to be more of a full time job these days - literally. “We’ve hired more people for our special education program every single year for the past six or seven years,” said Detroit Lakes Superintendent Doug Froke, who says in the...
January 13, 2016 - 11:55am
December 30, 2015
LP-A Schools honor ‘one of our own’
When Lake Park-Audubon High School science teacher Rochelle Becker informed her colleague, social studies and construction trades instructor...
December 30, 2015 - 10:44am
December 27, 2015
Handmade bird feeders give 2nd graders production lesson
The second graders at Roosevelt Elementary School in Detroit Lakes are getting an early lesson in production and consumer relations. This month,...
December 27, 2015 - 5:20am
December 24, 2015
LP-A declines proposed participation in sidewalk project
The Lake Park-Audubon School Board certified the 2015, payable 2016 school district property tax levy of $2.68 million at its Monday night meeting in Lake Park. According to board member Rich Veit, who sits on the district finance committee, the final certified levy marks a 4.92 percent,...
December 24, 2015 - 5:10am