DL News Staff
Friday, April 20 Square Dancing: The Country Twirlers will host a square dance in the Detroit Lakes I.O.O.F. Hall, 118 W. Holmes St., from 7:30 to 10 p.m. Charley Huhtala is the caller. For more information, please contact President Duane Olson, 218-532-7891.
Sunday, April 15 Color Guard Breakfast: The Lake Region Veterans Color Guard will be hosting a breakfast fundraiser from 8 a.m. to noon at the American Legion Club. Suggested donation is $7 for a meal including scrambled eggs; pancakes or French toast; and sausage or bacon, plus beverage. Square Dance for Heart: The annual Square Dance for Heart, benefiting the American Heart Association, will take place from 2 to 5 p.m. inside the Waubun Community Center. All dancers, callers and cuers welcome.
Wednesday, April 11 Mark Kroos Concert: St. Peter's Lutheran Church of Cormorant will host a free concert by Christian musician Mark Kroos (a past winner of Guitar Player Magazine's International Guitar Superstar Competition in Nashville) starting at 6:30 p.m. A free will offering will be taken. Thursday, April 12
Tuesday, April 3 • At 6:56 a.m., a vehicle went up onto the boulevard on Minnesota Avenue in Detroit Lakes, striking a tree. • At 11:44 a.m., an unoccupied vehicle was struck at the intersection of Frazee Street and Lake Avenue in Detroit Lakes. Wednesday, April 4 • At 2:37 p.m., a fender bender was reported at the Detroit Lakes Community and Cultural Center.
Tuesday, March 27 • At 10:31 a.m., there was a report of threats made over the removal of property at a residence on 8th Street in Detroit Lakes. • At 10:59 a.m., a motor vehicle accident was reported on Washington Avenue near the Veteran's Memorial in Detroit Lakes. There were no injuries. Thursday, March 29 • At 8:33 a.m., the theft of a portable air conditioner was reported at a residence on Meadows Circle in Audubon. The caller believed the air conditioner was taken by a neighbor.
Sunday, March 25 Dirt Bag Ball: The Detroit Mountain Ski Patrol will host its 4th Annual Dirt Bag Ball from 5 to 9 p.m. at the Sandbar II in Detroit Lakes. The evening will include a costume party, taco bar, music by Hardwood Groove and more. The winners of the costume party will be crowned king and queen of this year's ball. Tickets are $20 in advance from Ski Patrol members or $25 at the door. For more information please contact David Larson at 218-234-6253 or firstname.lastname@example.org .
Friday, March 23 Lenten Fish Fry Fundraiser: The Knights of Columbus Council 12581 of Frazee will host a Lenten fish fry fundraiser from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Frazee. The meal will include fried fish, scalloped potatoes or French fries, green beans, cole slaw, bread and ice cream. Cost is $10 for adults, $5 for kids age 7-12, and free for kids age 6 and under. Proceeds will go toward the restoration of Sacred Heart's stained glass windows.
Wednesday, March 14 At 8:18 a.m., a theft was reported at a residence on Minnesota Avenue in Detroit Lakes. A checkbook was reportedly stolen; an investigation is pending. At 8:30 a.m., an assault was reported at Lake Park-Audubon High School. The school principal reported that a student had been bitten by another student. At 4:38 p.m., a report of property damage was made at 317 Frazee Street in Detroit Lakes. The southwest corner of a building was reportedly struck by a truck, possibly a delivery truck.
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Monday, March 12 Preschool Roundup: Holy Rosary School, located at 1043 Lake Ave. in Detroit Lakes, will host a preschool roundup and open house from 6 to 7 p.m. Three sessions offered. Call 218-847-5306 or visit www.holyrosarycs.org for more information. Tuesday, March 13