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State gains 11,300 jobs in July
Bell Bank hires Amundson, promotes Erickson
Waubun Insurance Agency purchased
The Inn at Dunvilla opens
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HSO to celebrate 40 years
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Man of 1,000 voices
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The truth about Muslims in MN
Docs not selling out for sandwhiches
Give credit to Dayton, Tina Smith, for tour of all 87 counties in Minnesota
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All MN students now taking ACTs
Master Gardening Training
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Wething celebrates 88 years
Pine to Palm
January 31, 2016
LP-A robotics team readies for its first competition
The Lake Park-Audubon High School Robotics Team is about halfway through their inaugural six-week build season, and the 17-member team already...
January 31, 2016 - 5:40am
DL school established 100 years ago
Detroit Lakes’ Holy Rosary School is one of hundreds of parochial schools across the nation that is celebrating Catholic Schools Week, starting...
January 31, 2016 - 5:35am
DL students win Team Innovation Challenge
After they were told about a challenge to solve real world problems, Maren Daggett, Shelby Busker, Jessica Bolar and Sarah Krengel signed up...
January 31, 2016 - 5:20am
January 27, 2016
High hopes in Frazee
If all the stars align, and that’s a big “if,” Frazee will see a new wrestling building and community center built near the high school....
January 27, 2016 - 11:09am
DL students aim high for local war vets
Rossman fifth graders got a taste of how, even as children, they are capable of making somebody else’s dreams come true. The students held...
January 27, 2016 - 11:01am
LP-A principal says ‘one more year’
Students in grades 9-12 at Lake Park-Audubon High School will be getting new laptops next fall – well, mostly new. The LP-A School Board approved...
January 27, 2016 - 10:26am
January 22, 2016
DL Middle School band concert Monday
The Detroit Lakes Middle School Bands will present their second concert of the school year in their Winter Band Concert on Monday, Jan. 25. The concert will begin at 7:30 p.m. at the Middle School Auditorium. As always, concert-goers can expect an eclectic mix of music, from numerous...
January 22, 2016 - 5:00am
January 18, 2016
DL students dealing with homelessness
Right now there are 85 homeless children enrolled in the Detroit Lakes School District. Yes, 85. Ten of those are unaccompanied teens who have no parent, foster parent or guardian. “I know that’s a huge surprise to people when they hear that,” said Karin Fritz-Staley, a social...
January 18, 2016 - 8:40am
January 13, 2016
DL special ed program growing
Serving students “outside the box” is getting to be more of a full time job these days - literally. “We’ve hired more people for our special education program every single year for the past six or seven years,” said Detroit Lakes Superintendent Doug Froke, who says in the...
January 13, 2016 - 11:55am
December 30, 2015
LP-A Schools honor ‘one of our own’
When Lake Park-Audubon High School science teacher Rochelle Becker informed her colleague, social studies and construction trades instructor...
December 30, 2015 - 10:44am
December 27, 2015
Handmade bird feeders give 2nd graders production lesson
The second graders at Roosevelt Elementary School in Detroit Lakes are getting an early lesson in production and consumer relations. This month,...
December 27, 2015 - 5:20am
December 24, 2015
LP-A declines proposed participation in sidewalk project
The Lake Park-Audubon School Board certified the 2015, payable 2016 school district property tax levy of $2.68 million at its Monday night meeting in Lake Park. According to board member Rich Veit, who sits on the district finance committee, the final certified levy marks a 4.92 percent,...
December 24, 2015 - 5:10am
December 20, 2015
High schoolers look at self-esteem progression
What happens to that self esteem we are all born with? Where does all that confidence go that made us think we could do anything as kids? Why...
December 20, 2015 - 5:50am
December 16, 2015
A merry madrigal to you
Hear ye, hear ye, noble lords and ladies of the realm… the Detroit Lakes High School Music Department invites you to partake in a special holiday...
December 16, 2015 - 11:19am
Frazee Schools passes levy decrease
Holding steady, Frazee-Vergas School District’s levy for 2016 will be in line with the 2015 levy. The 2015 budget and levy was set at $2.091 million, and the 2016 budget and levy was set at $2.089 million Monday evening during the regular board meeting. That’s a decrease of $2,400,...
December 16, 2015 - 10:21am