DL News Staff
Bellows 75th birthday Join us to wish a Happy 75th Birthday to Jackie Bellows on Thursday, July 20, at Holy Rosary Catholic Church and Parish Center, 1032 Washington Avenue, Detroit Lakes. Mass at 3:30 p.m. Open House from 5-8 p.m. In lieu of gifts, you are welcome to bring an item for donation to the local food shelf.
Reller 90th birthday Doris Reller will be honored at a 90th Birthday celebration from 2-5 p.m., Sunday July 23 at the St. Mary's Nursing Center.
Less wheat and virtually unchanged estimates on corn and soybeans production. That is the summary of this month's crop production and supply/demand report from the U.S. Department of Agriculture Wednesday. U.S.
LARSON-BUTCHER -- a girl, Tatianna Miera; born June 30, 2006, weighing 7 lbs. 14 oz. to Caroline Larson.
BLAHUT -- a girl, Madison Elizabeth; born June 29, 2006, weighing 6 lbs. 2 oz. to Jacqueline and Jerry Blahut Jr.
Two people were injured Saturday night when the vehicle they were riding in left the road and overturned in Otter Tail County. Nicholas Allan Hovland, 18, of Detroit Lakes, was driving a sport utility vehicle south on Highway 31 near the intersection of Highway 59 when the vehicle went off the road and rolled, the Otter Tail County Sheriff's Department said. Neither Hovland nor a passenger, Timothy Paul Windels, 18, of Detroit Lakes, was wearing a seat belt and both victims were thrown from the vehicle, the Sheriff's Department said. Hovland suffered chest injuries and Windels suffered brok
With its building now complete, and sod freshly laid, the Lodge on Lake Detroit is focusing its attention on a different sort of project: planting two ecologically-friendly rain gardens on the surrounding grounds. "We wanted to create a naturally draining garden area rather than a settling pond," explained Lodge owner Scott Melhaff. Melhaff owns and operates the Lodge with his wife Chris Holland Melhaff and her parents, Kathy and John Holland.
The Detroit Lakes/Becker County Airport and Mahnomen County Airport were two of 18 Minnesota airports to receive Federal Aviation Administration grants. Detroit Lakes received $97,372 to acquire snow removal equipment including a tractor with bucket and snow blower. Mahnomen County received $484,500 to acquire land for approach protection and to begin phase one of runway construction that consists of land acquisition, wetland mitigation and powerline relocation. U.S. Sens. Mark Dayton and Norm Coleman and U.S. Rep.
Detroit Lakes High School Class of 1977 is planning its 30th reunion. Anyone interested in helping plan a class reunion, contact Kari Williams at 849-3908 or e-mail email@example.com . Please send current addresses and phone numbers to Pwood36823@hotmal.com . If you know other classmates' contact info, send that also.
Studies regarding U.S. ethanol production earned national attention last week. In fact, one study, prepared by University of Minnesota researchers, was reported by international news media. But it was the U.S. Department of Agriculture study that rekindled the philosophical differences between U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson (D-Minn.) and U.S. Sen. Norm Coleman (R-Minn.) that stem back to the 2004 presidential election and U.S. sugar production. And Saturday, U.S. Sen. Mark Dayton (D-Minn.) hosted a roundtable discussion in St.