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Home and Sport Show set for next weekend in DL
'Nowhere to Lay Their Heads': March 25 forum at Ecumen turns spotlight on homelessness
Man reported missing from the Cormorant area
Local agencies team up to fight elder abuse
AgweekTV: Eyes on the Ears
Thunderbirds co-op fulfills lifelong dreams of players and coaches
Thompson breaks through; state wrestlers cap banner season
Tucker Hibbert claims 11th Pro National Snocross Championship
Tappe finishes career at Northern State
North Central All-Star basketball games looking for players
Unwrapping #MeToo with grace
It's almost time to light the 'Fire in February': DL preacher's plans taking shape to mobilize community to read Bible's Book of Acts
'Fire in February': DL preacher hopes to mobilize local faith community to read Bible's Book of Acts
LP-A Elementary recognized for achieving positive student outcomes
Snappy side: Festive Pomegranate Salad sure to shine on holiday menu
friends & neighbors
After historic college basketball upset, Little Caesar’s announces free pizza giveaway to everyone in America
Nice growing, Jack: Jack Chivers Realty relocating to downtown DL, into the mall
Farmers concerned about trade war with China
Twin Cities airport is best in its size
State Commerce Dept. website now multilingual
Ken’s FM fundraiser aims to bring station back to full power
What's ahead for the region's arts scene in the coming weeks?
Dishing up a tasty homemade meal, for a good cause: DL Breakfast Rotary's March 13 meatball dinner to benefit local food pantry
Spring is here -- and your local library is ready to celebrate
Here's what's coming to lakes area this month
Kenneth "Bud" Koenig
More immigrants would give huge boost to US economy
Letter:Credit unions are very different from banks
Letter: Why aren't we fighting back against Russia?
Sixty pills prescribed--only four were needed
It's time to return a big favor to the Boys and Girls Club
Sometimes memories are more important than fish
Are Ivory-billed woodpeckers back from the dead?
Jumbo perch are popping up
Brad Laabs column: The panfish are biting, and the tullibee chase is on
Maple syrup-making at Minnesota state parks
Ruby's Pantry helps families make ends meet; Local mom of 7 shares her story
Adolescent anxiety is on the rise, and social media may be part of the problem
Minnesota Made: Enjoy some movies shot in the Lake of 10,000 Lakes
For the love of the homeless: DL native Luke Pechmann poses for animal adoption pin-up calendar
Welcome to the dark side: Local museum's first 'After Dark' event brings sold-out crowds
Youth fishing derby on Little Detroit Lake was 'great success'
The walls came tumbling down: Ice palace demolished on Friday
Totally tube-ular!: Elementary school students get outside to slide
Polar Fest's inaugural hotdish challenge brings in big, hungry crowd
Polar Fest ends with a bang – and a splash
March 9, 2018
Getting into character: Holy Rosary students research, roleplay famous folks from the past for Social Studies Fair
Even in a room full of kids in crazy costumes, Sheldon Bevins-Mueller stood out. Wearing a traditional Native American headdress with bright...
March 9, 2018 - 12:21pm
January 31, 2018
Feeling the Stress: Local high school students share their experiences with social media and anxiety
Editor's note: This is the second in a three-part series examining anxiety in today's youth, with a particular focus on the role that smartphones...
January 31, 2018 - 5:00pm
January 27, 2018
Arvig seeks area students for annual essay contest; chance to win all expenses-paid trip to D.C.
Perham, Minn.—Arvig is pleased to announce its annual essay contest to send one area student to visit Washington, D.C., for the Foundation for Rural Services (FRS) Youth Tour, June 2 — 6, 2018. The essay prompt for the contest is "Technology and Rural Life." Essays and...
January 27, 2018 - 11:00am
December 21, 2017
Nutrition students conduct 'blind' taste tests to top their pizzas
Are we 'blind' to what we are eating? This is a question that Lake Park Audubon High School advanced nutrition students were asked when they...
December 21, 2017 - 10:00am
LPA High School sponsors three student teachers
Lake Park Audubon High School has sponsored three student teachers representing three different colleges this year. Jade Arntson is a 2013 graduate...
December 21, 2017 - 8:00am
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