DL News Staff
A bus trip from Detroit Lakes is being organized for persons wishing to attend the Wetlands and Clean Water Rally in St. Paul on Saturday, April 22. Approximately 40 conservation and sportsmen's groups are hosting the second annual rally, which will be held in front of Capitol Mall. The bus will depart from Detroit Lakes at 7 a.m., and return later that day.
As part of their ongoing activity to raise funds and bring awareness for the American Cancer Society, the Lake Park-Audubon FCCLA chapter sponsored a "Crazy Costume" contest, with a crowning of an April Fool and cream pies in the face of faculty members. The total activities for the week brought in $425, which will be donated to the American Cancer Society.
Proms can be fun and one of life's special events. But they can also be a drain on individual and family resources if expenses aren't considered. The costs for attending a prom vary, depending on your location and the financial decisions you make. According to a 2004 North Dakota State University (NDSU) survey, males spent an average of $213 for all prom costs, and females an average of $296.
Inside Man (R) NNN (out of 5) Starring Denzel Washington as Keith Frazier Clive Owen as Dalton Russell Jodie Foster as Madeliene White Chiwetel Ejiofor as Bill Mitchell Willem Dafoe as John Darius Christopher Plummer as Arthur Case Studio: Universal Directed by: Spike Lee By KEVIN CARR Spike Lee has traditionally made very socially relevant pictures with innovative filmmaking techniques.
For Bob Baker and Dave Malburg, the mattress business has been booming. With backgrounds in sales and the furniture business, the duo has opened a new kind of wholesale/retail mattress company called simply enough, The Mattress Guys. "We are not a traditional retail operation," explained Baker. With a few displays on hand, The Mattress Guys mainly do their business by appointment only, added Malburg. Opening around the first of the year, The Mattress Guys are situated in the old Pella Window building, 910 8th Street South East in Detroit Lakes' South Industrial Park.
My little town on the Mesabi Iron Range only had about 400 people living in it when I was growing up, but we had three taverns that served up 3.2 percent beer by the bottle or on tap. One didn't have to drive too far around "the lake" to find three more three-two beer joints. My dad and his brothers and cousins and uncles loved these beer joints and from about the time that I could walk, dad often took me with him.
Question: How long will my ticket stay on my record? Answer: Since you did not mentions what your ticket was for I will try to "briefly" cover what the statute says. Statute 171.12 sb 3 (1) states: The driver's record pertaining to revocations, suspensions, cancellations, disqualifications, convictions and accidents must be kept for a period of at least five years; (2) records pertaining to violations of a driver out-of-service order must be kept for a period of at least 10 years; (3) records pertaining to felony convictions in the commission of which a motor vehicle was used, alcohol-rela
A felony complaint was filed against a White Earth man in Becker County District Court Wednesday. John Shimek, 23, of 25647 Bear Clan Drive, is accused of receiving stolen property for a Feb. 14 incident. According to the court complaint, a rural Becker County resident reported that assorted paintball equipment valued at $1,862 was stolen from his shop. On Feb. 17, a Becker County sheriff's deputy found the items at a Round Lake residence used by Shimek.
Jeers to Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway for jeopardizing the inexpensive flow of electricity to this area. Business has been booming for Burlington Northern, and the company has found itself unable to keep up with demand by power plants for coal from the Powder River Basin. Some of that power flows to the Detroit Lakes area via Missouri River Energy Services, part of a consortium of consumer-owned utilities that is having trouble keeping coal stockpiled at a level needed for smooth operations. When coal is not available, power must be generated using much more expensive natural gas