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DL man suffers gunshot wound
Exploring the lakes' winged wonders: Detroit Lakes' 20th Annual Festival of Birds set for May 18-21
Tax preparer accused of not paying her taxes
Level four special education facilities in the works
Klobuchar bill aims to bring in more rural doctors
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Roth earns all-tournament honors at Summit Championship
Norman County West in danger of losing fall and winter sports
Area kids place at state free throw competition
Smith Leads Huskers at Big Ten Championships
Little Lakers Boys Basketball summer camp registration
It's National Stress Awareness Month: Take some time to unwind
Answering the call: Lake Park family to become long-term missionaries in Africa
Column: Christianity and "being cool"
Cuisine meets culture: LP-A International Foods class learns to prepare dishes native to variety of cultures
Column: Into the light
Friends & Neighbors
‘It was time to pass the baton’: Dean’s Country Market in Perham, NY Mills sold to Central Market owners
Midwest Workwear has new store manager
Two in one: Magnolia's moves to new building, rents extra space to massage therapist
Essentia Health St. Mary's staff honored, donate to nonprofits
DL Public Utilities recognized for electric reliability
A night dressed in neon: Holmes Theatre's Motion fundraiser to feature Post Traumatic Funk Syndrome
It's Shakespeare... with an apocalyptic twist: Detroit Lakes High School's spring play views British history through a zombie-infested lens
Column: Mosquitoes sometimes more than just annoying: Insect's bite can transmit malaria, which is fatal if left untreated
Associate justice and former Vikings great Alan Page speaking April 24 in Fergus Falls
New artist exhibit opens this week at DL's Trinity Lutheran Church
Mathew R. Veronen
Janice Erickson Dollinger
Janice L. Herman
Letter: War with North Korea would be a big mistake
Other Opinions: It's working, don't give up on effort to clean up Great Lakes
Letter: Doctors are on your side, elected officials should be, too
Earth Day--by the numbers
Lynn Hummel column: Grunting helps get the job done
Column: Whistling past the graveyard--wood ducks make big comeback
Brad Laabs column: Enjoy hunting panfish until 'fishing opener' May 12
Brad Laabs column: Ice is gone, get ready to launch your boat
Outdoors column: Wild turkeys are a Minnesota success story
Blane Klemek column: Little bird that could: the northern saw-whet owl
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
Severe Weather Announcements (2)
May 30, 2013
Minnesota student accused of using iPhone to peep on girls
WOODBURY, Minn. - A college student used his smartphone last month to record two preteen girls inside a changing room in Woodbury, authorities said. Caleb David Wolfgram, 24, of Columbus, was charged last week with three felony counts, each accusing him of interfering with privacy. A...
May 30, 2013 - 8:14am
May 22, 2013
Kazakstan student says year in Detroit Lakes was indescribable
Three years ago I could just dream about coming to America and studying here. But now I’m at the stage of my life where I’m almost done...
May 22, 2013 - 9:08am
December 7, 2011
DL Head Start students enjoy CLIMB Theatre Christmas play
Students in the Head Start and Great Start programs at Mahube Community Council in Detroit Lakes got a visit from St Paul's CLIMB Theatre on...
December 7, 2011 - 2:16pm
September 6, 2010
Fire safety tips offered for students returning to school
The National Fire Protection Association urges students returning to campuses around the country and their parents to take the time to educate themselves on life-saving fire safety information. Thousands of fires occur each year in both on- and off-campus housing, many of which could...
September 6, 2010 - 4:20pm
May 19, 2010
Students earn accolades
Last week several teachers in Detroit Lakes presented their students with awards for the skills they have acquired under their leadership. For...
May 19, 2010 - 12:18pm
Teacher couples in DL
Pam Daly said one of the benefits she's found being married -- not only to a fellow teacher, but one from an elementary school -- is that she hears about the kids coming up through the grades. "It's fun to hear stories," she said. "There's an instant connection if they liked Mike." Pam...
May 19, 2010 - 11:30am
March 31, 2010
Waubun students concerned about changes
Waubun School junior Brooke Klemetsrud has been looking forward to her senior year, after all it's supposed to be the best year and the most...
March 31, 2010 - 1:40pm
Potvin to direct All-City Choir
The 36th Annual Detroit Lakes All-City Choir Festival will be held Friday, April 9, and Saturday, April 10. Over 500 Detroit Lakes choir students in grades 6-12 will be participating in this event. Mark Potvin, a native of Detroit Lakes and a resident of Princeton, Minn., will be...
March 31, 2010 - 12:12pm
March 12, 2010
Students earn Young Artist/Writer awards
The 2010 Young Artist/Young Writer Awards were presented to these students: K-2 Writing Awards -- 1st Place went to Shelby Busker Rossman, 2nd grade, and 2nd place went to Alyssa Schons, Roosevelt kindergarten K-2 Art Awards -- 1st place went to Thomas Miller, Roosevelt...
March 12, 2010 - 2:04pm
March 10, 2010
Students are put to the test
The more data-driven society becomes, the more the education system relies on numbers and statistics. But when certain test standards are...
March 10, 2010 - 12:50pm
M-State team helps prepare for disaster
A team of students from Minnesota State Community and Technical College -- Detroit Lakes put its expertise to work with the development of a disaster recovery plan for the Boys & Girls Club of Detroit Lakes. The second-year students in the Computer Network Security Program compiled...
March 10, 2010 - 12:00pm
February 19, 2010
DLHS raises more than $3,000 for Haiti
A major earthquake hit Haiti on Jan. 12. Seeing the devistation, Detroit Lakes High School students decided they needed to do something to help...
February 19, 2010 - 1:09pm
February 17, 2010
Gifted program a hit with K-5 crowd
There are many ways to test student achievements and challenge them academically. But "gifted" students aren't just those who excel in the classroom. The new program, Gifted and Talented Education (GATE), now offered at Detroit Lakes schools, gives students hands-on opportunities...
February 17, 2010 - 11:12am
November 18, 2009
LP-A FCCLA students are busy
Members of the Lake Park-Audubon Family Career and Community Leaders of America baked, decorated and sold over 1,200 cookies to benefit the National...
November 18, 2009 - 7:01am
May 13, 2009
Piano students to give recital May 17
Piano students of Audrey Savig, Audubon, will present a recital on Sunday, May 17, in the First Lutheran Church in Detroit Lakes.
May 13, 2009 - 1:40pm