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Laker Prep Preschool to host book fair
A storied past: Oak Grove Cemetery Walk deemed a huge success
Detroit Lakes’ first official Dog Park will have its grand opening on Thursday
Lord, give me a sign: OK, how about 10 of them?
Concerns are rising over worsening drought conditions in the Dakotas
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GOLF: Laker Open registration available online
Thielen draws a crowd at Norseman Motors
Grunewald inspires; Ukkelberg third at USATF decathlon
State BMX Championship Series in DL July 1-2
Lamoureux campers, organizers wrapping up successful venture
What your grandchild can teach you about Social Security
Unearthing history:Minnesota couple seeks to remember the 'forgotten woman'
Column: The most significant Minnesota address in 1790
Turning back the pages
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Friends & Neighbors
Could you turn your hobby into a career?
Unemployment rate falls to 3.7 percent in May
BTD Manufacturing ramps up production capacity with new machines
A flavor for everyone: McKinley Nutrition serves teas, shakes in McKinley Plaza
If your old AC no longer beats the heat, it may be time for a new one
MSUM Summer Cinema Series opens July 10: Four summer Mondays to feature silent films and live music
Richwood Winery to host Summer Solstice Festival on Saturday
'A kind of merry war': Shakespeare in the Park's 'Much Ado' opens Thursday at DL's City Park
Duluth benefit concert to spotlight Native American artists
It's time to party!: Oak Crossing fundraiser set for June 23 at Holy Rosary
Richard P. Molstre
Miles W. "Pete" Peterson
Richard M. Lynch
Letter: Veteran supports raising tobacco age
Opinion: Congress needs to reassert itself on use of force
Letter: New health law must cover pre-existing conditions
Eleven little mallards, swimming in a row
Who is the source of this hateful political climate?
Blane Klemek column: Discovering the scarlet tanager
Column: Fishing and finances
Blane Klemek column: Cuckoos feast on forest tent caterpillars
Warm water fishing is here, time to adjust
Blane Klemek column: Saying goodbye to an old friend
Consume those leafy greens for a healthy body
You've gotta have faith: Christian filmmakers start up business, teaching academy in rural Audubon
My Christmas in Denmark: Different traditions, same feel
Late arrival for New Year's baby: First birth of 2017 at Essentia Health-St. Mary's is Azyloh Roberts
DLHS named 'Safe Sports School'
Pine to Palm
February 15, 2017
DL school board discusses space issues, plans work session for solutions
Settling into the new City Chambers venue, the Detroit Lakes School District started off Monday night's board meeting with a presentation from Mike Suckert, the middle school principal. One of the biggest concerns in Suckert's presentation revolved around the need for space, with...
February 15, 2017 - 5:00pm
February 10, 2017
Billions spent on The Wall should go to schools instead
Instead of spending billions of dollars on The Wall between Mexico and the United States, that they can dig a tunnel under with air conditioning and all, I would like to encourage ALL to ask that that money be used for rebuilding and restoring schools, updating them with computers...
February 10, 2017 - 5:00am
January 19, 2017
Letter: MN House GOP will continue leading on ag property tax relief
A recent column from Lieutenant Gov. Tina Smith and State Rep. Paul Marquart touting their support for ag property tax relief should leave farmers with a few questions. "Why the sudden change of heart" and "where have you been" come to mind.
January 19, 2017 - 10:30am
January 12, 2017
Lt. Gov. Tina Smith and Rep. Paul Marquart: Minnesota farmers need property tax relief now
Minnesota farm communities are being hit by the perfect storm: low commodity prices, high land values, and aging schools. It is not fair to stick farmers with big property tax bills, or leave students with outdated classrooms. That is why we are proposing a tax credit to provide Minnesota...
January 12, 2017 - 10:00am
November 24, 2016
Record $20.1 million donated to Minnesota nonprofits and schools as part of Give to the Max Day 2016
Minnesotans shattered generosity records yesterday during Give to the Max Day, giving more than $20 million to further the critical work of nonprofits and schools across the state. "We are amazed each year by Minnesotans' generous support of our nonprofits and schools," said Jake...
November 24, 2016 - 1:02pm
November 20, 2016
Hoyt Lakes boy admits to making 'vague' threat to northern MN schools, causing code yellow lockdowns
A Hoyt Lakes boy has admitted to making a "generalized threat" towards northern Minnesota schools in an anonymous chat room, causing dozens of...
November 20, 2016 - 8:59am
November 3, 2016
Under the sea: The Little Mermaid is DLHS fall musical
Though the adventures of King Triton's youngest daughter, Ariel, were first introduced to the world nearly 180 years ago, in the 1837 Danish...
November 3, 2016 - 5:25am
October 30, 2016
A good behavioral program is being used to help put an end to bullying in Becker County schools
Bullying. It's a word that can mean so many things - pushing, taunting, hitting, shoving, name-calling, and many more. But teachers in the area...
October 30, 2016 - 5:59am
September 7, 2016
Seaworth, Lyngaas, Buboltz retire from school board
With the Detroit Lakes School Board election only two months away (Nov. 8) many are looking forward, deciding which of the nine vying candidates...
September 7, 2016 - 10:41am
August 11, 2016
DL schools cracking down on absentee problem
Local high schoolers must have brushed up on their 80’s pop culture and decided “Ferris Bueller’s Day Off” was more than just a teen comedy film. With roughly 23 percent of Detroit Lakes High School students classifying as “chronically absent” last year, teachers may be...
August 11, 2016 - 11:03am
July 31, 2016
DL schools getting summer facelift
Three major projects are being tackled this summer by the Detroit Lakes School District. Most noticeable to the public is the extensive dirt-moving...
July 31, 2016 - 5:45am
July 27, 2016
LP-A school looking to buy nearby road
If members of the Lake Park-Audubon School Board have their way, the city-owned street to the north of the LP-A Elementary School building – Marvin Street – may soon become school property. At its Monday night meeting, the board directed LP-A School Superintendent Dale Hogie to...
July 27, 2016 - 11:18am
New principal at LP-A High School
Though Avon, Minn., native Mary Merchant worked for Holy Spirit Catholic Schools in Fargo for 21 years, she and her husband Chuck never quite...
July 27, 2016 - 10:35am
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