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Changing lanes: Tyler Shipman car show seeks family to help
Goodbye, phosphorus--Rice Lake project moving forward
Hot jobs in Becker County: Majority of jobs only requiring two-year degrees
Crime & accidents
Clay County man charged with taking video, photos of nude child
DL Youth baseball sign-up and skill assessment March 5-9
Laker boys pull away from Rangers in second half
Congratulations Laker Gymnastics
Lamoureuxs ready for one more shot at gold
Warroad girls look to take home state hockey title
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
Social Security supports veterans, active duty military personnel
friends & neighbors
Speakeasy sells to buyer who plans to lease building to Spitfire Bar & Grill
Minnesota gas prices down 2.5 cents this week
Survey: U.S. farmland values outpaced by overall land values: Number of sales up, too
Minnesota consumers warned not to borrow from unlicensed online lenders
Dept of Revenue offers tips for choosing the right professional tax preparer
What's new in lakes area entertainment this week
Break out the chocolate and wine for that special valentine
Heartfelt harmonies: Barbershop singers to deliver musical valentines on Feb. 14
'The Grumpy Gardener' provides a shovelful of ideas for minimizing gardening angst
Talking Stick accepting literary submissions
Owen Milo Accola
Supporting Denny McNamara
Ed & JoAnne Lillis
Hildur "Peg" Coen
George Anthony Oja
Suzanne J. Rogstad
Anna Marie Smith
Letter: One in four high schoolers now use tobacco products
Solar, wind power mean jobs for Minnesota
What people don't know about genetic testing can hurt them
Letter: Negotiator questions vote by DL School Board member
Life is short--buy the shoes
It's nest-building time for bald eagles
Brad Laabs column: Got the itch? Here are some open water spots
Refuting 'keyboard cowboys,' Wis. man verifies authenticity of famous entangled bucks
Don't let fish freeze before cleaning
Cold doesn't stop fun-loving river otters
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
Minn. mom, former Olympic swimmer, competes for $1M on Survivor TV show
Polar Fest ends with a bang – and a splash
'Building the Ice Palace': Artist Hans Gilsdorf reflects on challenges of construction
Snow much fun: DLHS art students make larger-than-life snow sculptures as part of Polar Fest
Tomorrow is last chance for kids to play in Preschool Palace
To the ends of the earth and back: Minnesota native Ann Bancroft has visited both North, South Poles
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January 18, 2018
Giving back to the guy who always gave: Benefit Jan. 24 for longtime Frazee teacher, coach
A benefit is planned for later this month for longtime Frazee-Vergas High School teacher and coach Parker Williams, who recently had a large...
January 18, 2018 - 11:14am
November 11, 2017
ND has one of the best weather monitoring systems in the US. Here's how it works.
NDAWN or North Dakota Agricultural Weather Network is a popular tool with farmers and ranchers. North Dakota is known to have one of the best...
November 11, 2017 - 8:30am
March 23, 2017
One-room Minnesota schoolhouse student, now 96, and her teacher, 107, reunite
PINE RIVER, Minn.—An unlikely class reunion took place at Pine River's Good Samaritan Nursing Home in northern Minnesota last month between...
March 23, 2017 - 3:38pm
February 1, 2017
Minnesota Music Teachers Association contest held in DL
February 1, 2017 - 8:50am
December 24, 2016
New York Mills teacher charged with sex crime
Kris Koll, an ag teacher listed as a member of the New York Mills High School faculty, was expected to see an Otter Tail County Judge, according...
December 24, 2016 - 2:00pm
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
June 16, 2015
Local teacher wins Buchwald fellowship
Harold Holt, a teacher at Pelican Rapids High School, has been awarded a competitive Buchwald Summer Fellowship by the Ashbrook Center at Ashland University in Ohio. The center is a highly regarded nonprofit provider of educational programs for U.S.
June 16, 2015 - 6:00pm
March 3, 2009
Teacher at time of 2005 Red Lake shootings wins compensation
BEMIDJI - After almost four years, former Red Lake High School math teacher Missy Dodds won a court case for Workers Compensation for mental trauma causing mental injury. Students were killed and injured in Dodds' classroom March 21, 2005. After killing his grandfather and his companion...
March 3, 2009 - 6:00am
September 23, 2008
Pawlenty wants to link teacher pay to student achievement
ST. PAUL - Gov. Tim Pawlenty wants to link teacher pay increases to student achievement and to set higher requirements for entrance to teacher preparation programs. Those are highlights from a package of education reform proposals the governor unveiled today during a series of stops...
September 23, 2008 - 12:00am
Ex-Hawley teacher enters guilty plea
A Hawley man who resigned his teaching job in the wake of a domestic assault charge has pleaded guilty in Clay County District Court to one count of disorderly conduct. Under a plea agreement, Marlyn John Keller, 35, is to be sentenced to 90 days, with all but three days stayed. He...
September 23, 2008 - 12:00am
August 9, 2008
Petition targets Hawley teacher charged with domestic assault
A Hawley Elementary School teacher is slated to appear in court Wednesday on suspicion of domestic assault, which has area residents already calling for his dismissal. Fifth-grade teacher Marlyn John Keller, 35, faces a misdemeanor domestic assault charge for allegedly throwing...
August 9, 2008 - 10:30am
July 18, 2008
Hawley teacher said to have thrown wife
A Hawley Elementary School teacher was arrested Sunday on suspicion of domestic assault. Marlyn John Keller, 35, 1035 Elizabeth St., faces misdemeanor domestic assault charges for allegedly picking up his wife and throwing her to the floor of their Hawley home, according to court...
July 18, 2008 - 12:00am
March 1, 2008
'Smart Boards' now in DL schools
DETROIT LAKES - With a touch of the finger or the sweep of the hand, Roosevelt kindergarten teacher Jessica Sjostrom can summon a new lesson for her students, or call up a video to illustrate a story. "Anything that you have on your computer is visible via the Smart Board to the...
March 1, 2008 - 12:00am
February 13, 2008
Turning Back the Pages: 40 years ago there was an amazing teacher coincidence at Rossman
60 Years ago Feb. 12, 1948 -- A total of $42,872 has been received in Becker County under the first apportionment of the state's new cigarette and liquor tax. The money received locally was distributed between the county and six incorporated villages and cities. Nels Hoeglund...
February 13, 2008 - 12:00am
February 5, 2008
LP-A teacher resigns following allegations
LAKE PARK -- A first-year teacher at Lake Park-Audubon high school has resigned following allegations of inappropriate contact with a female high school student. Jared Sanborn served as a business teacher and technology coordinator for the LP-A district this year until his resignation...
February 5, 2008 - 12:00am