Skip to main content
Detroit Lakes Online
NASA Mars rover finds evidence of life-friendly ancient lake
Twitter shares soar, near all-time high
Peterson: Farm bill talks close, bill heading for January vote
U.S. tech companies call for more controls on surveillance
Thousands memorialize actor Paul Walker at California car rally
Wild get just enough offense to beat Sharks
Vikings place TE Rudolph on IR
Ravens storm past Vikings in frantic finish
Frazee Wrestling Preview: Hornets reload for another run at title
Scoring buckets to be strength for Lady Hornets
In the Zone
Life after retirement: Retirees face financial, emotional challenges
Howard Kossover: Where Social Security benefits come from
Rylee Sue Fingalson
Niilo Adam Tervola Hultberg
Friends & Neighbors
Mark Greenig: Shakespeare fly fishing reels — so many choices
Brad Laabs: Snow makes for sketchy ice conditions
Blane Klemek: Wildlife have their own winter survival techniques
Best start to winter rec season since 2010
12 lakes open to spearing
Unemployment rate hits five-year low, eyes on the Fed
Old bar turns into new, cozy ‘Event 34’
Gas prices in MN dip faster than nation
Creative Mix hires new personal stylist
Canola event being held for area farmers
Eric Bergeson: Don’t be cruel, but that’s how we get our laughs
Jeers to poor winter drivers
Randy Wilson: Property tax hikes needed for cities to play catch-up
Our Opinion: Quit putting off that flu vaccine
Lynn Hummel: Imagination and a pile of junk
With children now grown, Garth Brooks says he will tour again
Holiday Train’s a-comin’: December 16 stop planned in Detroit Lakes
Danell Haspel: A Homemade Christmas
Terri Schlichenmeyer: ‘The Dogs of Christmas’ is a holiday treasure
Saana Ensemble in NYM Friday
BISON TICKET AUCTION: Auction winner is John H at $150!!
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
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
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
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