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AgweekTV: Sczepanski Farm Insolvency
Crash near Ice Cracking Lake kills two, injures two
DL man sentenced for animal cruelty
Murder suspect bludgeoned Otter Tail County mother, son with pipe wrench, charges say
Dragon Open kicks off summer golf tournaments June 11
Vikings open season at home against 49ers, have four nationally televised games
Raiders down Patriots late in season-opening victory
NorthStar Academy team accepted into new hockey league
Summit to address football concerns in Minnesota
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
Parent company of Herberger's could be headed for liquidation
Detroit Lakes couple forced to spend extra $2,000 on flights home after being stranded in Mexico by Sun Country
Peterson: Work mandate for food stamps imperils next farm bill
Arvig to boost workforce by 160
Ketter joins Mid-Minnesota as DL branch manager
Special music event coming to DL library April 24
What's coming up for arts and entertainment around the region
What's new in arts and entertainment around the region
Crawling with creativity: Detroit Lakes' 2nd Annual Art Crawl set for April 19-21
Stories sought for new musical set in Otter Tail County
Benneth "Benny" Braseth
Lottie Ann Thomas
Merle R. Meyer
George B. Scarborough
Family of slain child says multiple people called Otter Tail County social services
Letter: Help make these school projects community plans
Letter: Thumbs up to all you snowplow drivers
Letter: An alternative DL school building plan
Divided loyalties--don't be quick to judge
Ice-out shaping up to be late: Brutally cold April will impact May fishing opener
Wild turkey a success story in Minnesota
Snowy start to steelhead season: Despite snowstorm, Brule River anglers turn out for opener
Now is the time to clean, repair your birdhouses
Let's bring back the fishing pier at Dunton Locks
Getting ahead of the curve: Cancer rehab in DL helps patients get back into life
'We'll strive to be fair': Two of Becker County’s top legal eagles talk about upcoming judgeships
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
Letter: Ice palace co-chairs thank the community
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
December 20, 2015
High schoolers look at self-esteem progression
What happens to that self esteem we are all born with? Where does all that confidence go that made us think we could do anything as kids? Why...
December 20, 2015 - 5:50am
December 16, 2015
A merry madrigal to you
Hear ye, hear ye, noble lords and ladies of the realm… the Detroit Lakes High School Music Department invites you to partake in a special holiday...
December 16, 2015 - 11:19am
Frazee Schools passes levy decrease
Holding steady, Frazee-Vergas School District’s levy for 2016 will be in line with the 2015 levy. The 2015 budget and levy was set at $2.091 million, and the 2016 budget and levy was set at $2.089 million Monday evening during the regular board meeting. That’s a decrease of $2,400,...
December 16, 2015 - 10:21am
December 15, 2015
DL school, police address threats at high school
Detroit Lakes parents received a mass message from the school district Tuesday afternoon regarding a threat to the high school. Word of the threat has made its rounds on social media, and local parents are now wondering what’s up.
December 15, 2015 - 3:58pm
December 4, 2015
The holidays were big celebration for students in country schools
Many students will get to spend some time this Christmas season celebrating the holidays in school. But how memorable will it be? If asked 20-40...
December 4, 2015 - 5:10am
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
LP-A getting crowded after new school built
In 2009, the year before Lake Park-Audubon School District voters approved a $21.1 million building bond referendum for a new high school in Lake Park and an expanded and renovated elementary building in Audubon, enrollment “was at a low point,” according to Lake Park-Audubon...
December 2, 2015 - 11:14am
November 26, 2015
Perham district passes school referendum
The Perham-Dent School board and Superintendent Mitch Anderson will be a new kind of busy in the next few weeks, months and years with the passage of question one on today’s school referendum. Moments after the tally was checked and double-checked, Anderson admitted he was still...
November 26, 2015 - 5:40am
November 25, 2015
LP-A suspended students after random inspection
A routine inspection of vehicles parked outside Lake Park-Audubon High School by canine detection dogs on Monday resulted in the suspension of a small number of students at the school, said LPAHS Principal Kevin Ricke on Tuesday. “A very small number of students had infractions,”...
November 25, 2015 - 9:19am
November 18, 2015
An eclectic mix of music: DL Middle School band concert set for Thursday
The Detroit Lakes Middle School bands will present their first concert of the school year in their Fall Band Concert on Thursday, Nov. 19. The Sixth, Seventh, and Eighth Grade Bands will perform an eclectic variety of music. Included will be marches - both traditional and concert,...
November 18, 2015 - 11:00am
November 16, 2015
School districts lead the way on taxes
School districts and special taxing districts approved the highest percentage increase in property taxes this year, followed by cities, counties and then townships. According to the Minnesota Department of Revenue: Cities - The 2016 preliminary property tax levies for cities...
November 16, 2015 - 5:20am
November 15, 2015
Superintendent: Limiting open enrollment wouldn't solve DL's problem
Some critics of the Detroit Lakes School District's building plans say district officials are ignoring an easy solution to overcrowding — get rid of the students who now open-enroll in from neighboring school districts. More than 10 percent, or about 320, of the 2,954 students...
November 15, 2015 - 5:10am
November 13, 2015
DLHS students take on teachers in dodgeball
There was a bit of trash talking coming from both sides of the Detroit Lakes High School gymnasium Tuesday night. The high school intramural...
November 13, 2015 - 5:30am
November 4, 2015
DGF school referendum goes down in flames
Students here will not get $31 million in new and improved school facilities after voters in the Dilworth-Glyndon-Felton School District overwhelmingly killed a bond referendum Tuesday, according to complete but unofficial results. Only 18 percent voted in favor of the referendum,...
November 4, 2015 - 11:02am
November 3, 2015
DLHS fall musical ‘Aida’ opens Thursday
When Detroit Lakes High School became the first school in the United States to stage an amateur production of the Tony Award-winning Broadway...
November 3, 2015 - 4:26pm