DL News Staff
RIEWER -- a boy, Cohen Richard; born June 6, 2006, weighing 7 lbs. 5 oz. to Jodi and Andrew Riewer.
BOGATZ -- a boy, Jacob Joshua; born June 5, 2006, weighing 6 lbs. 12 oz. to Kaylie Olson and Joshua Bogatz.
WAGENMAN -- a boy, Blaze David; born June 5, 2006, weighing 7 lbs.to Amanda and Justin Wagenman.
It's a boy! Johnny B.Waters III was born to Sheri and Johnny Waters Jr. in Kansas City on Wednesday, June 7. He weighted 8 lbs. and is 20 inches long. Grandparents are Roxy and Merlin Engum of Detroit Lakes, Judy and John Waters Sr. of Kansas City, and Pam and Doug Pearson of Kansas City. Great grandparents are Wesley and Anna Schlauderaff of Detroit Lakes and Jean Troxel of Omaha.
50 Years ago June 20, 1956 -- Grading and graveling of 11.7 miles between Lake Park and Detroit Lakes on Highway 10 will top road projects in the area this summer. Moen Bros. was awarded the project for $641,563. Little Seraline Stone, 3, Ponsford, missing near Itasca State Park since Tuesday was found Wednesday morning. The child was in good condition and hadn't suffered from any exposure to the forest area where the family was camping while her father, John Stone, was working in a pulp plant. When Lorlys Hansen Jr.
Starting July 1, Minnesota residents will no longer be able to put televisions and computer monitors in the trash, according to state law. Televisions and computer monitors are hazardous because they contain up to eight pounds of lead and can cause an environmental problem if discarded with regular garbage. Minnesota residents can take advantage of the expanding number of recycling options for old electronic equipment including community collection events, retailers, and manufacturers.
With the infusion of some 19-year-old talent, the Detroit Lakes American Legion Post 15 baseball team has shot out of the gates with a 4-2 record. After an impressive sweep of the traditional District powerhouse, East Grand Forks, to open the season, Post 15 stumbled a bit against Moorhead the next night, losing two. But DL rebounded with some good production from its elder players in a sweep of Wahpeton Tuesday, by the scores of 12-5 and 3-2. "I'm happy with the start," said DL head coach Keith Blattenbauer.
The best way to go out is always on top. That's exactly where longtime Detroit Lakes girls' golf coach Jim Buchholz will end his coaching career -- on top. After his Laker team won the Class 2A state championship, Buchholz is stepping down as head coach after 24 years in the girls' golf program -- 18 of which were as head coach. "I want to thank him for always being there and always being positive for us," said senior and two-time state runner-up Christine Herzog, who has been DL's top golfer since her eighth grade season.
The Becker County Humane Society has the following animal that was recently found: senior female ivory/yellow lab, on the northwest side of Big Cormorant Lake. female black lab/visla cross, at Mary Yellowhead Road near Ogema. male brown tabby cat, on Carrow Street in Frazee. To claim this pet or if interested in adoption, call 218-847-0511 and leave a message.
No. 1. That was the number the 2006 Detroit Lakes girls' golf team hit -- and hit numerous times. No. 1 in 10 meets this season. No. 1 in the Mid-State Conference. No. 1 Laker team in DLHS girls' golf history. And most importantly, No. 1 in the state. The Lakers won the Class 2A state championship to end a historical run through the 2006 season. It was one which saw five DL golfers average under 90 for their stroke averages. Depth and team chemistry brought the title to Lakerland -- the fifth state team title in DLHS history, including four football championships.