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Six children injured in ATV accident in Becker County
Funeral set for DL native killed in crash
Gas leak reported at Thrift Store
LP-A school looking to buy nearby road
Green Lake Zorbaz robbery
Local golfers compete at The Birchmont
Cubs defeat Sox for Little League title
DL Babe Ruth team wraps season at districts
Three-time champion Jack Rule to play in 2016 Pine to Palm
DCC 100 celebration Thursday at Pavilion
These s’mores can be made any time of year
Jorgenson piano students end season with recital, awards
Social Secuirty: Thank you for last 31 years… and goodbye
Essentia Health hospitals work with local groups to identify health needs and improve community health
Friends & Neighbors
Former patrons buy Bleachers
Before you invest with a robo advisor...
Fremstad lawyer named ‘Rising Star’
Bell State Bank rated five-star bank
BBB warns of loan forgiveness offer
Frazee Turkey Days set for July 29-31
Celebrate reading achievements with an ‘Olympian’ event
‘Annie Get Your Gun’ opens July 28
Detroit Mt. to host first ‘bike-in movie theater’
Erasure Poetry Workshop set July 29 in New York Mills
Timothy J. Karsnia
Dean W. Sanders
David Lomen Stenseth
Cheers to young volunteers
Sound & fury drowns out the issues
ND should have left ‘Red Tomahawk’ image on its 4,000-plus highway signs
Running with the fools
Woman born of native-white parents wonders how DL can close cultural gap
Northwest MN Fishing Report
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
DNR advice for handling damaged trees
Time to get over trauma, learn to cast
Birds vary wildly in how, where they build nests
Becker County Fair Premium List
Celebrating Solstice at Richwood Winery
June Summer Scene
Biking becoming bigger with area trails
Get out and golf
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
September 10, 2015
Fall musical auditions underway at DLHS
“Aida,” a timeless love story, returns to the Detroit Lakes Public School stage in November. Inspired by a Verdi opera, the Elton John-Tim Rice pop opera tells the story of an enslaved Nubian princess and a handsome Egyptian captain who fall in love despite the differences...
September 10, 2015 - 5:15am
September 4, 2015
Tax benefits help MN families with school expenses
As a child, I anticipated back-to-school shopping almost as much as I looked forward to the State Fair. I would carefully choose my favorite colored folders and hope for that box of 64 Crayons — even though the list from my school said I only needed the 24-color set. As some...
September 4, 2015 - 5:35am