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Jacob Wetterling memorial: 'Our love for you will never die'
Golf legend Arnold Palmer dies at 87 just before heart surgery
Live stream: Jacob Wetterling funeral service at 10 a.m. today
Rose Ensemble in Detroit Lakes Tuesday
'Winning by a hair' the second annual Hairy Man Run is set for October 1
FOOTBALL: Raiders beat up on winless Gators
Bison Video Blog: NDSU vs. Illinois State Preview
Johnson’s first place finish leads DL boys to second at Milaca Mega Meet
No stopping Hall of Honor nominee Brent Eidenschink
FOOTBALL: Mahnomen defense solid in shutout at Fosston
Fostering hope: Local woman organizes ‘kid kits’ fundraiser for county’s foster care program
Teaching the 'lost language'; New teacher of the Ojibwe Learning and Native American Culture class is all about the students
Senior year, not so glamorous
Touchdowns and Tailgates
Chivers' exchange vows
Friends & Neighbors
BD’s Gas and Grub under new ownership
MN gas prices down, Colonial Pipeline leakage in south causing issues
Jack Chivers Realty adds new service branch
Preparing to become a caregiver
Dairy Queen set to move to McKinley Plaza Friday
It's time to put a stop to bullying
Grand opening celebration for The Barn in NYM set Oct. 1
Tamarac Fall Festival set for Oct. 1; waterfowl themes abound
Four things you can do in DL this week for no cost
Fall officially arrives this Thursday!
William V. "Bill" Vipond
Vernon A. Sellers
Douglas Daryl Miller
Helen Mae Williams
Michael C. Selck
Stop the lies against Eken
Big garbage, big economy
Refugee community should welcome FBI
Don't blame farmers for dying honeybees
Leaving home--love isn't always spoken
A couple of shotgun experts find out what they've been missing in mourning dove hunting
Waterfowl hunting season now open in Minnesota
National tourney shows amazing bass catch in Minnesota
Rarely seen, the tough, wily fisher lives among us
Pheasant numbers up 29 percent over last year
Fired up for hunting season; Local Sportsman’s Clubs have their sights set on you
LP-A busts a move: Lake Park-Audubon Elementary receives national ‘Active Schools’ award
4-H'ers bring home ribbons from the Minnesota State Fair
Cormorant art show winners announced
Pine to Palm
October 28, 2015
LP-A looks at temp classrooms to ease elementary crowding
Feeling the squeeze, LP-A school board members discussed the ongoing space needs at the elementary building in Audubon. “They’re packed in there,” Superintendent Dale Hogie noted, adding that LP-A Elementary Principal Sam Skaaland “has found just about every available space...
October 28, 2015 - 11:15am
DL shakes up last public meeting with time for one-on-one questions with representatives
Approximately 100 people showed up for the Detroit Lakes School District’s last public meeting Monday night, as voters prepare to turn their opinions into votes in less than one week. District officials holding the meeting changed it up from the usual format of presentation,...
October 28, 2015 - 10:55am
October 25, 2015
Propane companies say school in safe location
A couple of important, lingering questions that Detroit Lakes residents have raised regarding the plan for the upcoming school bond referendum are being decisively answered by industry experts in those fields. The issues: propane and fire dangers. Fuel to the fire As district...
October 25, 2015 - 5:15am
October 24, 2015
DL schools need help, referendum should pass now
Get ready to vote on Nov. 3: It’s time to do something about the schools in Detroit Lakes. The youngest students in the district are in the most crowded conditions – four of the five schools are overcrowded and the fifth, the high school, will benefit from $18 million in renovations...
October 24, 2015 - 5:35am
DLMS counselor helps kids through highs, lows
With Sheila McLeod’s love for education herself, it’s no surprise that she’s found her home in the halls of Detroit Lakes Public Schools. With...
October 24, 2015 - 4:25am
October 18, 2015
Long-term effects of bullying
Did you know that one out of every four students report being bullied during the school year? October is National Bullying Prevention Month, and schools throughout Becker County are working extra this month to ensure a safe space for students inside and outside of the schools....
October 18, 2015 - 5:10am
Voting yes improves students’ lives
The hot topic that everyone has been buzzing about lately is the Detroit Lakes Public School’s building bond proposal. The school board brought up this bond because of space issues at many of our schools due to fast growing enrollment. Question 1 on the ballot is a $68 million...
October 18, 2015 - 5:05am
October 14, 2015
Figures and work behind the school referendum proposal
Wake up, people: In less than three weeks you're going to be asked to vote on a $68 million school bond referendum in Detroit Lakes. Or is it an $84 million project? Or a $76 million one? Or all three at once? See? You should know this stuff. Here's the deal: The main project...
October 14, 2015 - 12:56pm
October 9, 2015
Video: DL Middle School throws a parade after good test scores
Students and staff and Detroit Lakes Middle School celebrated Friday afternoon, after students not only scored well on their state standardized...
October 9, 2015 - 3:18pm
October 8, 2015
Hawley schools celebrate $11.6 million renovation and expansion project
Hawley, Minn. - Hawley schools is celebrating the completion of a $11.6 million renovation and expansion project. A ribbon cutting was held...
October 8, 2015 - 10:07am
September 30, 2015
Frazee-Vergas School District purchasing 10 acres
Frazee-Vergas School District is taking steps toward a future, but what that future is is unknown at the moment. The board voted in favor of moving forward on purchasing a 10-acre parcel of land that abuts the district. Superintendent Terry Karger said discussion on the land...
September 30, 2015 - 11:41am
LP-A Elementary doesn't have enough space
It’s a problem that many school districts in Minnesota only wish they had. Since construction on the new Lake Park-Audubon High School in Lake Park and LP-A Elementary addition in Audubon was completed a couple of years ago, enrollment has burgeoned — so much so that with the...
September 30, 2015 - 11:39am
Photo Gallery: DLHS Homecoming hijinks
September 30, 2015 - 11:37am
September 29, 2015
Lake Park-Audubon Elementary School earns awards from Peacemaker MN
PeaceMaker Minnesota presented six awards to five schools, including Lake Park-Audubon Elementary of Audubon, before the Minnesota Twins game...
Life/Friends & Neighbors
September 29, 2015 - 1:40pm
September 21, 2015
Info meetings set on DL school bond vote
For voters within the Detroit Lakes School District who want more in-depth information on the upcoming school bond referendum, there will be a community information meeting held Monday, Sept. 21 and again Monday, Oct. 26 at the high school gym at 6:30 p.m. School officials and...
September 21, 2015 - 5:05am