DL News Staff
Minnesota's two major attorney general candidates agree public safety is important, but disagree on how much emphasis it should receive. Jeff Johnson wants to emphasize crime fighting if he is elected. Matt Entenza, meanwhile, prefers balancing public safety with consumer protection needs. Johnson, the Republican candidate, said during a Moorhead stop Wednesday that easing the methamphetamine problem and getting tough on sex offenders are his top priorities.
Tuesday, June 27 at 11:53 a.m., a Detroit Lakes woman called in to report her neighbor has made inappropriate comments about her young daughter and wanted it on record. at 1:14 p.m., a Detroit Lakes resident reported hearing firecrackers in the Rossman School area. Police found no one in the area. at 10:41 p.m., a Detroit Lakes woman reported a verbal domestic between her and her husband. They were advised to leave one another alone. at 11:35 p.m., a Detroit Lakes man reported a domestic.
Help us help you. Submit your listing for support groups to Pippi Mayfield at: email@example.com . SOHR group Sexual Orientation & Human Rights is committed to supporting people concerned with sexual orientation, human rights and gender issues, and to provide education related to these issues to the broader community. It meets the first Tuesday of each month from 6:30 to 8 p.m. For more information, call 1-800-800-0350 ext. 524.
A hybrid poplar tree workshop will be held in Alexandria July 13. The class will cover the basics of growing, tending, maintaining and marketing a hybrid popular tree. There will also be an explanation of how to use a low-interest loan program to convert agricultural land to agroforestry use. The class, 5-8 p.m., will be at the Public Works Building, 509 Third Avenue West, in Alexandria.
MSUM continues its 2006 Summer Cinema Series Monday, July 3, with a 7:30 p.m. screening of the 1926 western romance "The Winning of Barbara Worth," in Weld Hall Glasrud Auditorium. Admission is $2. Tickets are available at the door. Including some rare, seldom-seen movies along with masterpieces of American cinema, the series offers a film every Monday evening through July 31. Each feature preceded by a short-subject film, and pre-show pipe organ music as well as scores for all silent pictures, performed by members of the Red River Chapter of the American Theater Organ Society.
Superman Returns (PG-13) *** (out of 5 stars) Starring Brandon Routh as Clark Kent/Superman Kate Bosworth as Lois Lane Kevin Spacey as Lex Luthor James Marsden as Richard White Parker Posey as Kitty Kowalski Frank Langella as Perry White Sam Huntington as Jimmy Olsen Studio: Warner Bros. Directed by: Bryan Singer I have to be honest. Over the past several weeks, I had been bracing myself for "Superman Returns" to kinda suck. That prediction was not unfounded.
Get ready for the oohs and aahs. The cities of Detroit Lakes, Frazee and Perham will have fireworks ready to go beginning at dusk on Tuesday, July 4. The Detroit Lakes fireworks show will begin around 10 p.m. and can be seen from the city's beach. Veteran organizers Mark Fritz and Mike Hutchinson will once again be running the display. Earlier in the day, residents of Lake Seven are planning a boat parade, starting at 11 a.m. at the lake's public access area.
ATTENTION! ATTENTION! Help us help you. Make sure each item submitted for Happenings is legibly written or typed and includes a date, time and place, as well as a contact person's name and telephone number. Submissions, questions and corrections (labeled "Happenings") may be e-mailed to Pippi Mayfield at: firstname.lastname@example.org . Sunday, July 2 Pancake breakfast Frazee Knights of Columbus host a pancake breakfast from 8 a.m. to noon in Sacred Heart Catholic Church. '50s drive-in Trinity Lutheran Church, DL, hosts a '50s drive-in from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. in Trinity's parking lot.
Students receive chancellor's award Tara Heston and Mbang Umanah of Frazee received the Chancellor's Award for the spring 2006 semester at University of Wisconsin-Stout. Windels receives scholarship Tabitha Windels has received a $500 University Scholarship from Minnesota State University, Moorhead. Windels is the daughter of Sheldon Windels, Detroit Lakes. Roiko named to chancellor's list Joshua Roiko of Osage has been named to the 2006 spring Chancellor's List at the University of Minnesota, Crookston.
April 20, 1914-June 23, 2006 Former Detroit Lakes resident Hector Huard, 92, of Moorhead, died Friday, June 23, 2006, in ManorCare Health Services, Fargo. Hector was born April 20, 1914, in Bathgate, N.D. He worked for Churchill Chemical Co. in Galesburg, Ill. He served in the U.S. Army during World War II. On Oct. 3, 1945, he married Evelyn Gullickson. They lived in Grand Forks, N.D., and Detroit Lakes. Evelyn died in 2003. Hector then moved to Moorhead. He entered ManorCare in March.