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Man reported missing from the Cormorant area
Local agencies team up to fight elder abuse
AgweekTV: Eyes on the Ears
Drug charges dismissed against woman
Osage man charged with assault
Sometimes memories are more important than fish
Roseau rallies, heads back to state championship game
Smith leads Huskers at Clover Cup
Thunderbirds outwork Owls for Section 6A title
Washington leads Cass Lake-Bena to section boys title over Ada-Borup
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
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
Ag expert joins Rep. Peterson's committee staff
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
Catherine L. Slone
Harvey L. Lundstrom
Brian B. Eide
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
November 5, 2014
Long scholarship deadline is Jan. 9
The Detroit Lakes Area Community Foundation is pleased to announce that it is accepting applications for the Long Trust Medical Scholarships program from now until Jan. 9, 2015. To be eligible for a scholarship, a student must show proof of enrollment in an accredited educational...
November 5, 2014 - 12:24pm
October 29, 2014
School buildings: New or remodel?
About 80 community members were present for a public meeting on the school district’s facility and space needs that was held Tuesday night at Detroit Lakes High School. “We’re very pleased,” said Superintendent Doug Froke of the turnout, adding that he hopes the attendance...
October 29, 2014 - 1:30pm
October 24, 2014
NDSU drug, alcohol council announces mobile phone app to combat high-risk drinking
North Dakota State University’s council to combat high-risk drinking took community suggestions and announced the launch of a mobile phone application at a town hall on Tuesday evening. The NDSU President’s Council on Alcohol and Other Drugs is a group of faculty, staff and...
October 24, 2014 - 8:30am
M State open house to showcase opportunities
Minnesota State Community and Technical College invites prospective students, parents and community members to visit the Detroit Lakes campus during an open house from 4-8 p.m. Tuesday, Oct.
October 24, 2014 - 8:00am
October 22, 2014
MnSCU overhaul may lose faculty group’s support
ST. PAUL -- Unhappy faculty are threatening to derail Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system’s major collaboration initiative. The faculty unions have criticized MnSCU Chancellor Steven Rosenstone for his handling of Charting the Future, his wide-ranging effort to establish...
October 22, 2014 - 8:43am
October 15, 2014
Heyer accepted at Bethany Lutheran
Katrina Heyer of Detroit Lakes has been accepted for admission at Bethany Lutheran College in Mankato. Founded in 1927, Bethany is a private residential liberal arts college. Heyer is a senior at Detroit Lakes High School. Tweets by @DLNewspapers
October 15, 2014 - 6:00pm
DL School Board Election: Four candidates, three open seats
There are three seats up for grabs on the Detroit Lakes School Board come Nov. 4, with two incumbents and two challengers vying for the honor of serving the district for the next four years. Incumbents David Langworthy and Brenda Muckenhirn will face a strong challenge from Kylie...
October 15, 2014 - 3:11pm
October 10, 2014
Waubun-Ogema takes first in Junior Envirothon; Holy Rosary takes third
The Area I Junior Envirothon was held at Prairie Wetlands Learning Center in Fergus Falls, on Wednesday, Oct. 1. The weather cooperated and...
October 10, 2014 - 8:30am
DL middle school student pens ‘The Season’ poem
The month of November is so great I just can’t seem to wait All the colorful leaves grow And all of the tree branches hang low It is fall I see deer big and small From bucks to little fawns I’ve even seen a squirrel yawn When the deer come under...
October 10, 2014 - 7:00am
October 7, 2014
Fall environmental education workshop
Staff from the Becker County Soil and Water Conservation District, The Natural Resources Conservation Service and Pheasants Forever recently...
October 7, 2014 - 1:15pm
October 3, 2014
Research finds ninth grade a crucial year to student success
GRAND FORKS, N.D. — For Central High School student Drew Brooks, eighth grade was a manageable year. Then he entered ninth grade and his academic...
October 3, 2014 - 9:00am
September 30, 2014
Local student enrolled at SJU
Jacob Fritz, son of Cindy and Mark Fritz of Detroit Lakes, has enrolled at Saint John’s University, Collegeville, Minn., for the 2014-15 academic year. Classes for fall semester began Aug. 25. Tweets by @DLNewspapers
September 30, 2014 - 7:00pm
September 19, 2014
M State campuses to host free fall career exploration workshops
Minnesota State Community and Technical College is offering a series of Career Exploration Workshops in its campus communities for residents who are considering changing careers or enrolling in college. Current students who are enrolled in area colleges but considering a change...
September 19, 2014 - 9:00am
September 17, 2014
State reading, math and science scores show local districts where best to focus their efforts
Though it really doesn’t provide much more than a one-day snapshot of how students are doing academically in schools across the state, the results of the 2014 Minnesota Comprehensive Assessment tests were pretty positive for Becker County schools overall. “As a district, we...
September 17, 2014 - 2:00pm
UND law students struggle to pass bar exam
People are struggling to pass the North Dakota bar exam and the University of North Dakota Law School is looking at how to address the problem. The state offers the exam annually in both February and July, and only 56 percent of UND graduates who took the test for the first time...
September 17, 2014 - 10:59am