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A 'Fly Night' in DL
Clarification on river study
True Islam: educating muslims and non-muslims to combat fear
Healthy Vikings look for bounceback season
Bombers ready to unload on opponents
Lakers start tennis season at Highway 10 tourney
Laker XC teams host Make the Lake run
Park Rapids dancer trains with renowned Rockettes
Miss Wolf Lake Pageant is Aug. 26
Tasty summer slaw Recipe showcases fresh veggies, ND canola oil
Friends & Neighbors
'Brew boys' bring new flavor
State gains 11,300 jobs in July
Bell Bank hires Amundson, promotes Erickson
Waubun Insurance Agency purchased
The Inn at Dunvilla opens
Man of 1,000 voices
Headwaters Center programming resumes Sept. 6 in Armory Square
Medora Musical ticket sales break 100,000
Down to the Nitty Gritty: McEuen talks Dirt Band, Music on the Mountain
Let your local library help you update your home
Roger W. Gottenborg
Mary Ellen Marks
Thomas Raymond Savageau
Maurice F. "Maury" Gagnier
Barbara (Duncan) Erickson
Read more, watch less TV: Follow these steps and become an informed voter
All MN students now taking ACTs
Columnist Rob Port has secret agenda--affiliated with the Koch brothers
The tale of my trip to Denmark, it's the 'perfect country for me'
Letter: Democrats are dead wrong on their energy platform
Electronics now a key part of fishing
Hundreds to attend Hiking Fest Aug. 27 at Itasca Park
This songbird has a killer attitude
Wolves are intelligent and social
'Coffee with the Council' set Saturday in DL
DL Jaycees fire up for 2nd annual Rib Fest
Wething celebrates 88 years
Theater for everyone
Pine to Palm
October 28, 2015
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
September 13, 2015
LP-A sees enrollment increase for sixth consecutive year
Enrollment numbers are in for the Detroit Lakes, Lake Park-Audubon, Frazee-Vergas and Waubun-Ogema-White Earth school districts. In Detroit Lakes, this year’s k-12 total is 2,914 students. That’s up from 2,893 last school year and 2,814 the year before, according to the agenda...
September 13, 2015 - 5:45am