DL News Staff
Arvig is pleased to announce three scholarship opportunities available to students who live within the Arvig service area: a $2,500 scholarship from the Foundation for Rural Service (FRS); a $2,000 scholarship from the Minnesota Telecom Alliance (MTA) Foundation; and $3,000 from the Royale B. and Eleanor M. Arvig Memorial Scholarship. Students and their parents can get more information and download applications at arvig.net/scholarships. Foundation for Rural Service Scholarship
Lake Park-Audubon Public Schools received notice this past week from the Minnesota Department of Education (MDE) that a grant award of $15,000 has been awarded to its schools in support of their school-wide Positive Behavior Interventions and Supports Initiatives (PBIS).
Several area residents were among the 3,922 North Dakota State University students to be placed on the fall 2016 dean's list, including the following (listed alphabetically by hometown): From Audubon: Zachary T. Dukleth, Biological Sciences; Korey J. Mickelson, Non-Degree; Alexander H. Neumann, Interior Design; Nathan A. Renner, Civil Engineering; Drake G. Schiffner, Mechanical Engineering. From Callaway: Alex P. Mason, University Studies; Kelly K. Schouviller, Crop and Weed Sciences; Bonnie J. Stalberger, Zoology.
Main Street restaurant is a locally owned restaurant on Washington Avenue in Detroit Lakes. I decided to go there and do a review on their breakfast menu that I heard so many people say might be the best in DL. I have been there many times before but never really ordered off the breakfast menu. I walked in and sat down, and soon after they came to give me a menu. The waitress greeted me in very nice fashion and read off the daily specials. I decided to order French toast and hash browns. While
Average retail gasoline prices in Minnesota have risen 1.1 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.32/gallon yesterday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 2,856 gas outlets in Minnesota. This compares with the national average that has fallen 2.5 cents per gallon in the last week to $2.34/gallon, according to gasoline price website GasBuddy.com.
FERGUS FALLS, MINN —The West Central Initiative (WCI) Board has named economic development consultant Terry Stallman as interim president for the west central Minnesota organization. He will help direct operations and work with staff during WCI's executive search for its next president/CEO. Stallman fills the short-term position after the resignation of Brad Barth, whose tenure as WCI president ended Dec. 31, 2016.
Apex Engineering Group's Transportation and Water Groups, in conjunction with the City of Fargo and the City of Dickinson, were awarded two 2017 ACEC ND Engineering Excellence Awards.
Minnesota State Community and Technical College has named 720 students to its President's List for the 2016 fall semester.
Seventh grade students in the Living Skills 7 class at Lake Park-Audubon High School are learning about child care and how they might use those skills in caring for younger siblings, neighbor children, or children at other events.
Rebekka Dagen, Lake Park, and Thomas Tjepkes, Detroit Lakes, were among the students named to the fall semester 2016 dean's list at the University of Minnesota, Crookston. To qualify for a place on the dean's list, students must complete 12 or more letter-graded (A-F) credits while attaining a 3.66 grade point average.