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The fascinating world of dragonflies and damselflies
Zebra mussels found in lakes near Vergas, Alexandria
Upcoming fair fun for all
Deputy injured when his vehicle was hit while responding to crash near Detroit Lakes
AgweekTV: Growers say wheat will help meet rising world food demand
Three-time champion Jack Rule to play in 2016 Pine to Palm
DCC 100 celebration Thursday at Pavilion
Region 14C amateur baseball playoffs begin Friday
16U softball state runners-up
Bottom two seeds end Post 15 season
Birthday wish granted, DL travel agent takes dream vacation
Air travel legislation is ‘an amazing win for consumers’
Fun with fresh fish
Social Security benefits not prorated; start month after turning 62
Vergas family reunited with dog after four-month absence
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
Sheryl "Sheri" Knowles
Marlin M. Ziegler
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
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
Northwest MN Fishing Report
Becker County Fair Premium List
Celebrating Solstice at Richwood Winery
June Summer Scene
Biking becoming bigger with area trails
Get out and golf
July 24, 2016
Roosevelt teachers say both their jobs are all about service
Teaching is a profession much about serving others, setting aside time to make sure a student grasps a tough, new math concept or reaches that...
July 24, 2016 - 5:40am
July 20, 2016
DL teacher creates non-teaching jobs outside the classroom
Shortly after Rob Ullyott, the Detroit Lakes High School social studies teacher, began teaching 25 years ago, he started looking for something...
July 20, 2016 - 10:53am
July 17, 2016
Teacher shortage hits DL, beyond
The Detroit Lakes School District is having trouble filling teaching positions—particularly related to special education—for the upcoming 2016-17 school year. Superintendent Doug Froke said Monday night, during the monthly school board meeting, that “We’re in a critical state,”...
July 17, 2016 - 5:40am
July 13, 2016
LP-A School Board OKs staffing changes at special meeting
A special meeting of the Lake Park-Audubon School Board was held Monday night in Lake Park to discuss staffing changes at the elementary school in Audubon. But two late staffing changes at the high school were also on the table, as the resignations of language arts instructors Travis...
July 13, 2016 - 9:17am
June 15, 2016
DL School Board approves Rossman drop off/pick up revamp
The Detroit Lakes school board met Monday, approving next year’s (2016-17) operating budget and awarding the Rossman parking and traffic project to Phelp Plumbing. “After receiving a presentation from Ryan Tangen, the district’s business manager, the school board approved a...
June 15, 2016 - 12:05pm
June 1, 2016
Grondahl resigns from LP-A school board
For more than two decades now, Vicky Grondahl has been a constant presence on the Lake Park-Audubon School Board. But after being elected to the board six times, the small resort owner and teacher has decided there won’t be a seventh. In fact, at their regular meeting last week,...
June 1, 2016 - 10:46am
May 29, 2016
DL school plans go back to square one
After a resounding “no” for the school bond referendum Wednesday May 18, both the “vote no” and “vote yes” groups are taking a little time to regroup. The Detroit Lakes group who called themselves the “Concerned Citizens for Child Safety, Vote No committee” has regrouped...
May 29, 2016 - 5:35am
May 20, 2016
DL sixth graders learning to make a difference
The Butterfly Effect: The scientific theory that a single event, no matter how seemingly insignificant, can have a ripple effect, and create...
May 20, 2016 - 5:55am
May 15, 2016
Detroit Lakes first graders create a quilt
Luke Karlgaard’s first grade class learned more than the state-mandated curriculum of telling time and spelling words this year thanks to Becky...
May 15, 2016 - 5:30am
May 5, 2016
Perham teacher ends 43-year career in the classroom
Perham, MN - When the school bell rings at St. Henry's Catholic School next fall, there will be a new face in the hallway, but the impact of...
May 5, 2016 - 9:21am
April 28, 2016
LP-A high school principal resigns, takes superintendent job in Fosston
Just a couple of months after the Lake Park-Audubon School Board learned that the district’s elementary principal, Sam Skaaland, was planning to retire at the end of the coming school year (2016-17), LP-A High School Principal Kevin Ricke tendered his resignation at Monday night’s...
April 28, 2016 - 8:19am
April 27, 2016
Former DL school leader in trouble
A former Detroit Lakes Schools superintendent is out of a job after being charged with DWI for the second time. Mark Adams made local headlines...
April 27, 2016 - 11:17am
Middle School spring band concert is Thursday
The Detroit Lakes sixth, seventh and eighth grade middle school bands will present their final concert of the school year in their spring band concert on Thursday, April 28. As always, the bands will be performing an eclectic variety of music. The listener will hear marches, both...
April 27, 2016 - 10:52am
April 24, 2016
Community gathers to get answers on school plan
When community members met Wednesday night for the last of the Detroit Lakes School District’s community open forums, they did so with only...
April 24, 2016 - 5:50am
April 18, 2016
School info meeting set
There will be one, last informational meeting for the Detroit Lakes School bond referendum issue. The forum is set for Wednesday, April 20 at 7 p.m. at the Detroit Lakes MP High School gym. District officials will be doing a short presentation on the need behind the proposed new school...
April 18, 2016 - 5:05am